George A. Romero’s latest installment in the Living Dead franchise launched last week with “Empire of the Dead” #1, receiving positive reviews across the board. Hot of the heels of the debut issue, Marvel is already pushing preview pages for issue #2 that you can check out below.
This February, Zombie Godfather George Romero’s next undead epic continues in EMPIRE OF THE DEAD #2 – written by George Romero and drawn by critically acclaimed artist Alex Maleev! Something is rotten in the big apple. And it’s not just the rotten flesh of the Zombies overrunning Manhattan! Deep in the pit of the bloody Circus Maximus – the undead battle for the amusement of the living. But not all here is as it seems. Amid the fury of the arena, vampires roam New York City, hiding in plain sight! What menacing secrets lie in the dark corners of the once bustling metropolis? And when the zombies and vampires prowl – where does that leave the humans? Find out in GEORGE ROMERO’S EMPIRE OF THE DEAD #2!
GEORGE ROMERO EMPIRE OF THE DEAD 2 (DEC130712)
Written by GEORGE ROMERO
Art & Cover by ALEX MALEEV
NYC Variant by ARTHUR SUYDAM
Artist Variant by GREG HORN
FOC – 2/3/14, On-Sale – 2/26/14