Published on October 31st, 2016 | by Richard Boom
Preview: Hammer Horror – The Mummy #1
To celebrate this most ghoulish of days, Titan are thrilled to treat (and trick) you with thecomplete first issue of their brand new Hammer Horror series – The Mummy #1 – a radical new take on the iconic legend written by comics superstar Peter Milligan (Justice League Dark) and with art by Ronilson Freire (The Green Hornet)!
Issue #1 hits stores November 9.
The Mummy kicks-off the fantastic new partnership between Titan and Hammer Horror, which will see brand-new comic stories featuring classic Hammer properties, as well as wholly original Hammer stories, produced by Titan.
As a Halloween treat for today, we’re excited to provide you with two brand-new interior pages from issue #1 from Ronilson Freire!
ISSUE #1 COVERS
Cover A: John McCrea
Cover B: Tom Mandrake & M.D. Penman
Cover C: Ronilson Freire
Cover D: Felix Ruiz
Cover E: Jeff Zornow
Cover F: Blank Sketch Variant
Jetpack Comics / Forbidden Planet variant: Graham Humphreys
Writer: Peter Milligan
Artist: Ronilson Freire
FC – 32pp – $3.99 – On sale: November 9
For 2000 years the Sect of Anubis have prolonged their life spans through human sacrifice and the enslavement of an Egyptian High Priestess cursed to walk the afterlife for all eternity.
On one night every 30 years the Sect must offer up a human vessel to house the spirit of the priestess Nebetah so that they can kill her and drink her blood, thus granting them immortality.
But this year they have chosen the wrong vessel and she’s not going willingly…