(W) Ron Marz (A) Eric Basaldua (Cov) Greg Land, Basaldua
When a murder investigation takes her to India, NYPD Detective Sara Pezzini, the bearer of the mystical Witchblade, crosses paths with Devi, goddess incarnate and protector of Sitapur in the first-ever crossover with Virgin Comics! If they can survive their initial meeting, the two women will confront a powerful common enemy and discover that this is not the first time an incarnation of Devi and a bearer of the Witchblade have met.
From the powerhouse team of Ron Marz (WITCHBLADE, FIRST BORN) and Eric Basaldua (THE DARKNESS, HUNTER-KILLER) and featuring two covers, including half of a diptych cover by Greg Land (ULTIMATE POWER).
Look for the other half of the tale in DEVI/WITCHBLADE #1 from Virgin Comics in May!
Cover A – Greg Land
Cover B – Eric Basaldua
Full Color 32 pages $3.99 limited series
Witchblade Takeru Manga Trade Paperback
(W) Yasuko Kobayashi (A) Kazasa Sumita (C) Blond (Cov) Sumita
The groundbreaking 12-issue manga series is collected in its entirety in a single volume for the first time! Originally serialized in Japan’s CHAMPION RED magazine and reformatted and colored for an American audience, WITCHBLADE TAKERU MANGA introduces a brand-new Witchblade bearer in young high school student Takeru. Written by WITCHBLADE ANIME head writer Yasuko Kobayashi, with art by manga superstar Kazasa Sumita, Takeru confronts killer monks, demons, the US military and even the Witchblade itself in this mammoth collection. Also includes all 12 original covers by series artist Sumita created exclusively for the American audience plus variant cover images by Marc Silvestri (X-MEN: MESSIAH COMPLEX), David Mack (KABUKI), Tyler Kirkham (NEW AVENGERS/TRANSFORMERS), Eric Basaldua (WITCHBLADE/DEVI), and Christian Gossett (THE RED STAR).
Collects WITCHBLADE TAKERU MANGA #1-12.
Full Color 416 pages $19.99 trade paperback