This January, Lady Death makes her return in a new ongoing monthly series, Lady Death #1, published by Boundless Comics, an imprint of Avatar Press.
The new comic book series will be written by original co-creator Brian Pulido along with Mike Wolfer (Gravel, Night of the Living Dead), with illustrations by Marcelo Mueller.
To get you ready for the new series, Boundless has collected for the first time ever the first issues of Lady Death comics from 2005 in Lady Death: Origins Volume 1. This first volume contains the 5-issue “Abandon All Hope” story arc, which tells Lady Death’s origin story and has art from Ron Adrian. This first 160-page graphic novel also contains the two-issue “Wicked” series with art by Richard Ortiz.
Future volumes will collect more issues of the long out-of-print Lady Death series. Volume 1 is on sale now.
Here’s some information from the publisher about the new monthly Lady Death series.
The new monthly LADY DEATH series has been building heat for months with the release of the lead-in LADY DEATH PREMIERE issue and the new established status quo presented in LADY DEATH #0. Now, in the #1 issue of the series, Lady Death’s new incarnation as the thief Illadra begins to face the truth – her life is a faÃ§ade masking a heritage of horror and power born in an otherworldly dimension. Driven by painful memories of a confrontation with the mysterious Death Queen, she begins her quest to recapture her former glory”¦ but comes face-to-snarling-face with a werewolf assassin determined to end her mission in gruesome fashion! This new LADY DEATH story arc promises to deliver bold character developments and intense action that will appeal to longtime fans and newcomers alike.
“¢ LADY DEATH (ONGOING) #1 (NOV100843, $3.99)
“¢ LADY DEATH (ONGOING) #1 WRAP CVR (NOV100844, $3.99)
“¢ LADY DEATH (ONGOING) #1 ART DECO 3-COPY INCV (NOV100845)