Bloody Mary Gets New Edition From Image Comics

Bloody Mary from Eisner-winning writer Garth Ennis and artist Carlos Ezquerra has found a new home at Image Comics. First published under the DC Comics Helix imprint in 1996, Bloody Mary told the story of an American commando sent to Europe, then back to America. There were eight issues over two mini-series, Bloody Mary and Bloody Mary, Lady Liberty.

What follows is the official press release from Image Comics:


Bloody MaryBestselling and Eisner-Award-winning writer Garth Ennis (Preacher, The Boys, War Story) and artist Carlos Ezquerra (Judge Dredd, Strontium Dog, Adventures in the Rifle Brigade) present an action-packed tale of future warfare and a heroine whose faith lies firmly in firepower in BLOODY MARY, coming from Image Comics this March.

“It’s fantastic to see Bloody Mary back in print in this new edition from Image, said Ennis. “About time, really, Mary’s been missing in action for far too long.”

Ezquerra added: “Mary Malone is one of my best loved comic characters.”

BLOODY MARY is set in a world only slightly worse than our own, a third great European conflict has dragged the major powers into a lethal war of attrition. Now, Mary Malone, the most dangerous assassin in a land of killers, must face both a man who cannot die and a crazed cult leader whose flock are all too ready to die for him.

BLOODY MARY (ISBN: 978-1-63215-761-4) hits comic book stores on Wednesday, March 9th and bookstores on Tuesday, March 15th, and will be available for $16.99. It can be ordered by retailers from Diamond Book Distributors with Diamond code DEC150636. It can be preordered now from online booksellers like Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or Indiebound.

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