Witchblood #1 has sold out at the distributor one week ahead of release and to mark the inevitable second printing its getting an all-new Vault Vintage homage cover. This time paying tribute to Jonah Hex #1 (1977) from DC Comics.
Witchblood is co-created by writer Matthew Erman (Power Rangers, Long Lost), and artist Lisa Sterle (The Modern Witch Tarot, Submerged), with colours by Gab Contreras, letters by Jim Campbell, and design by Tim Daniel.
“A modern, Wild West road trip about a witch named Yonna cruising the Southwest as a band of bloodthirsty biker vampires, The Hounds of Love, hunt her scattered coven for the source of all magic: witch blood. From the critically acclaimed creators of The Modern Witch Tarot Deck and Long Lost comes WITCHBLOOD, a blend of action, lore, and Americana-perfect for fans of Buffy and American Gods.”
The second printing of Witchblood #1 will hit stores on Wednsday April 28th, the same day as Witchblood #2.
For more on this new series, why not catch Rachel Bellwoar’s interview with Lisa Sterle and Matthew Erman here, ahead of next week’s release date.