Adopting the flippant tone of a California " Valley girl ," she brought a satirical, sarcastic edge to her commentary. In October , it was revealed that a new series of thirteen episodes had been produced, 13 Nights of Elvira for Hulu. In a DVD horror-film collection called Elvira's Box of Horrors was released, marking Elvira's return to horror-movie hosting after a ten-year absence. She said that she was teased at school over her scars and jokingly added that her Elvira costume "showed only the good bits". Besides the similarities in the format and costumes, Elvira's closing line for each show, wishing her audience "Unpleasant dreams", was notably similar to Vampira's closer: "Bad dreams, darlings This article has multiple issues.
The series was edited and occasionally written by Richard Howell and featured photographic covers with interior stories and art by Kurt Busiek , Dan Spiegle , Jim Mooney , Steve Leialoha , and others.
Peterson's Elvira character rapidly gained notice with her tight-fitting, low-cut, cleavage-displaying black gown. This biography of a living person needs additional citations for verification. The Elvira character soon evolved from an obscure cult figure to a lucrative brand.