Gaze into the open “Hellmouth” in a first look at the new BOOM! Studios event
The gates of the Hellmouth have opened below Sunnydale, and everything is going just fine for our heroes. I mean, this first look at Hellmouth #1 has fiery terrain, giant monsters, and creepy flying creatures. That can’t possibly be anything but good, right?
Buffy’s Scooby gang and Angel will have to join forces to subdue this threat, and yeah, they have their work cut out for them. The even kicks off this month in the pages of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel, before leading to Hellmouth #1 next month, and BOOM! Studios have provided a look at Eleonora Carlini’s lovely and creepy interiors. Check it out below, along with some equally lovely and spooky variant covers.
The First-Ever Buffy & Angel Event Begins in HELLMOUTH #1
Discover the Premiere Issue of the Historic New Buffyverse Event Series in October 2019
LOS ANGELES, CA (September 10, 2019) – BOOM! Studios today unveiled a first look at , in partnership with 20th Century Fox. The five-issue series from writers Jordie Bellaire (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) and Jeremy Lambert (Doom Patrol) and artist Eleonora Carlini (Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers) brings Buffy and Angel face to face in the world-ending event hundreds of years in the making—the opening of the Hellmouth!
From beneath you, it devours...Buffy and the Scoobies will have to learn to trust each other again as they race to close the Hellmouth before whatever evil living there can be unleashed on, first, Sunnydale, and then, the world. Meanwhile, Angel, the vampire cursed with a soul, arrives in town to seek his redemption by doing whatever it takes to destroy the path to Hell...and no human, demon, or Slayer will stand in his way.
HELLMOUTH #1 features a main cover by fan favorite artist Jenny Frison (Wonder Woman), along with variant cover by acclaimed illustrator and movie poster artist Kyle Lambert (Stranger Things), as well as a variant cover by artists Kelly & Nichole Matthews (R.L. Stine’s Just Beyond) that connects to ANGEL #5 and BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #8!
Hellmouth #1 will hit comic shops and digital retailers on October 9.