After months of anticipation since the flagship story arc of Ian Edginton’s runaway hit “VICTORIAN UNDEAD” ended we are finally on the eve of the release of more antics for Doctor Holmes, Watson, and the rest of the gang. The one-shot special drops tomorrow, but inside you can check out an action packed 4 page preview of the issue. Read on for the skinny!
This may have just made my day. Today DC imprint Wildstorm revealed plans to continue Ian Edginton’s award nominated “VICTORIAN UNDEAD” with a special one-shot that will be release on October 13th. Even better? The story is marked as “#1″, which means fans of the Sherlock Holmes Vs. Zombies action (IE-me) will more than likely be getting even more stories from the character! Below you can get all the details and an early look at the cover…
WRITTEN BY: Ian Edginton
ILLUSTRATIONS BY: Horacio Domingues
COVERS BY: Ethan Van Sciver.
“The critically acclaimed series returns! London is recovering from the frightful destruction at the hands of Moriarty’s undead army, and like their neighbors, Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson set about rebuilding their lives. But a rash of murders leads them to believe that a zombie might have survived the quarantine and the hunt begins…leading them to the doorstep of one Dr. Jekyll!”
“VICTORIAN UNDEAD SPECIAL #1″ Drops October 13th From Wildstorm Comics! (MSRP-$4.99) READ MORE
Well it was a great ride, but this Wednesday Wildstorm Comics delivers the final chapter of the popular “VICTORIAN UNDEAD” series with Issue #6. This month marks the rematch of Holmes and the undead master himself, Professor Moriarty, in what promises to be the most thrilling issue of all. Read on for the skinny and then chime in with your thoughts on the series now that it is about to sing its swan song.
It is crazy just how successful Wildstorm Comics zombified twist on the Sherlock Holmes legend has been, and early reports are saying that this week’s 5th issue in the 6 issue mini has sold out on several internet comic providers. This is all for good reason, “VICTORIAN UNDEAD” has been nothing short of fantastic since its first issue last year, and as the story heads towards an epic finale we here at Bloody-Disgusting have decided to shine the spotlight once again on Ian Edginton’s title choosing it as our “BD Pick Of The Week”. Read on for all the details, and as always, why you should care.