Joe Benitez returns to the steampunk world of Lady Mechanika this winter with the announcement of Lady Mechanika: The Monster of the Ministry of Hell a four issue mini-series that will explore and reveal the origins of Benitez’s steampunk adventurer.
As well as this announced new series fans will be able to back a fancy deluxe edition that features additional behind-the-scenes content on the making of this book and homage variant covers by Benitez. The Kickstarter launches later this month. More on that when we hear anything.
“Set in an asylum full of grotesque inmates, sadistic guards, and a fanatical doctor, Lady Mechanika: The Monster of the Ministry of Hell introduces readers to a young lady who wakes to find her arms and legs have been replaced with mechanical limbs. But who among this gruesome menagerie is the true monster of the Ministry of Hell? The origins of the notorious Lady Mechanika!”
A blend of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda’s Monstress, Lady Mechanika: The Monster of the Ministry of Hell #1 will be available on Wednesday, December 8th from Image Comics with the following cover options:
Cover A by Benitez
Cover B by Olivier Vatine
Cover C by Benitez 1:10 copy incentive