Published on July 30th, 2016 | by Richard Boom
Preview: Monika: Masked Ball #1 (of 2)
Thilde Barboni weaves an erotic thriller brought to life by the sensual palette of Guillem March (cover artist on hit sell-out series Penny Dreadful, Catwoman).
Two sisters, two very different lives. Monika is an artist, desperately searching for the sister she lost as a child. When a lead takes her into a dark erotic underworld, she realises that her missing sister is involved in, and utterly controls, a potential terrorist movement. Scared to show her true self, Monika is only comfortable with an advanced secret AI that fascinates her.
Monika Vol. 1: Masked Ball
Writers: Thilde Barboni
Artists: Guillem March
FC – 56pp – $15.99/£11.99 – On sale in comic stores: Aug 3
Desperately seeking her missing sister, the beautiful visual artist Monika follows a lead that takes her deep into the murky underworld of anonymous, and decadent, masked balls. Intoxicated by the power and mysteries surrounding her, she learns that the path to knowledge can be strewn with dangers never before imagined…