Published on October 14th, 2016 |
by Richard Boom
The Mummy #1 – new variant cover by Graham Humphreys revealed
Titan revealed an extra Jetpack Comics / Forbidden Planet retailer variant cover by the legendary artist Graham Humphreys (Evil Dead, Nightmare on Elm Street) to The Mummy #1 – which kicks off Titan’s new collaboration with Hammer Horror in November.
The Mummy #1 starts the new line which sees the publication of brand-new comic stories featuring classic Hammer properties, as well as wholly original Hammer stories, produced by Titan.
The Mummy #1
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…
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