Far beyond the gates of Rome, the world’s first detective descends into the Pagan frontier!
BRITANNIA #2 (of 4) – the second blistering chapter to Valiant’s latest prestige-format epic from comics master Peter Milligan (X-Men, Detective Comics) and incendiary artist Juan Jose Ryp (NINJAK, Clone)! This October, duty leads to darkness when Antonius Axia, the world’s first detective, is dispatched to a land where order, sanity, and law hold no authority. As reality threatens to unravel with each step into his inconceivable investigation, Antonius must rely on his fractured mind to keep Britannia’s untold horrors at bay…and his very soul from shattering!
Dispatched to the remote outpost of Britannia by Rome’s highest power, the ancient world’s first detective – veteran legionary Antonius Axia – has found himself on a horrifying journey that will challenge everything he knows about death, destiny, and the limits of reality itself. But in this wild and pagan land, far removed from Nero’s control and influence, how will he grapple with the witches, demons and deities that lurk just out of sight These are aberrations beyond the comprehension of a citizen of history’s most civilized empire…and, as Axia searches for the truth behind their making, he must first ask himself: Are these monsters truly creatures of myth…or creations of his own mind?
BRITANNIA #2 (of 4) Written by PETER MILLIGAN and Art by JUAN JOSÉ RYP with Covers by CARY NORD, ADAM GORHAM and Variant Covers by JUAN JOSÉ RYP, RYAN LEE, DAVE JOHNSON will be On The Shelf October 12, 2016 for $3.99 US | 32 pgs. | T+ | VALIANT PRESTIGE |
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