BLOODSHOT SALVATION #1 – the FIRST ISSUE of a BLOCKBUSTER ONGOING SERIES by New York Times best-selling writer Jeff Lemire (THE VALIANT, Moon Knight) and explosive artists Lewis LaRosa (BLOODSHOT REBORN) and Mico Suayan (BLOODSHOT REBORN)! A bloodstained new beginning for Valiant’s enduring and iconic tragic hero starts here on September 20th as Bloodshot and his daughter, Jessie, set out on a revenge-fueled mission of villains, violence, and vengeance. Now, to mark the coming of Valiant’s next essential, adrenaline-fueled monthly series in the wake of the chart-topping success of X-O MANOWAR (2017) #1, the publisher can now reveal its complete and consistent breakdown of covers spanning BLOODSHOT SALVATION’s first year:
Cover A (Standard)
Each month, superstar artist Kenneth Rocafort (The Ultimates) delivers a dynamic and stunning shelf cover for BLOODSHOT SALVATION’s first 12 issues
Cover B (Villains)
Across BLOODSHOT SALVATION’s first story arc, rising star Monika Palosz (FAITH AND THE FUTURE FORCE) introduces a member of Jeff Lemire’s new cast of Bloodshot villains, including the augmented killer Rampage, Omen’s shadow chief The Scarred Man, and the demented “Daddy”
Cover C (Battle Damaged)
Witness the raw power of BLOODSHOT SALVATION’s fury firsthand as a new artist steps up each and every issue, beginning with comics powerhouse Tomas Giorello (X-O MANOWAR) to spotlight Bloodshot and Jessie’s most punishing confrontations
Pre-Order Edition (#1-12)
Available only as pre-order set! Fans who reserve the complete first year of BLOODSHOT SALVATION with their local comic retailer by July 27th, 2017 will receive these hyper-detailed covers by Ryan Bodenheim (The Dying & The Dead), plus eight pages of extra-added content with each issue and the BLOODSHOT SALVATION #1 RAMPAGE REDUX exclusive bonus comic.
Visionary artist Greg Smallwood (Moon Knight) reveals the events of BLOODSHOT SALVATION’s painful odyssey across the coming year with a single interlocking image spanning the series’ first story arc.
Bloodshot Icons Variant
Bloodshot meets the industry’s greatest talents head-on in a new series of high-end variants for each and every issue, beginning with Eisner Award-winning artist Dave Johnson (Superman: Red Son)
Brushed Metal Variant
Available for BLOODSHOT SALVATION #1 only, Valiant’s latest, stunning metal cover comes printed via a special process on an actual brushed aluminum metal sheet featuring artwork by interior artist Mico Suayan