One of the biggest surprises to come out of Vertigo’s quasi-relaunch is Dan Abnett’s Victorian Gothic title, The New Deadwardians. This book is ripe with puns, play on words, and witty dialogue that takes the zombie/vampire genres to a new level. This is easily the most refreshing undead tale in years, and if you have any love for 19th Century England, you’ll appreciate Abnett’s take on the era.
WRITTEN BY: Dan Abnett
ART BY: I.N.J. Culbard
RELEASE: August 29th 2012
Inspector Suttle returns to London and the perils of Zone-B. Can he trace the mysterious artist whose esoteric symbology haunts the murder to the artists and poets of Whitechapel? The streets of the Bright Quarters are dangerous, and this time, the Quenchmen are out for the blood of young intruders asking awkward questions…