BOOM! Studios is excited to announce a new original horror series in 2015, Burning Fields. From the team that created the critically acclaimed miniseries Curse, Michael Moreci, Tim Daniel, and Colin Lorimer, are back to turn the horror genre on its head once more with, Burning Fields, which is a military procedural horror series.
“Michael, Tim, and Colin are proving to be an unstoppable force of creativity, and we couldn’t be more thrilled to have them back with another new twist on horror,” said BOOM! Studios, Editor-in-Chief, Matt Gagnon. “They showed with Curse that they’re capable of delivering razor sharp, character-driven genre stories that are complex and gripping. Just wait until you see what terrors they’re digging up in Burning Fields.”
Dana Atkinson, a dishonorably discharged army investigator, is pulled back to the Middle East when a group of American oil technicians disappear under bizarre circumstances. With the help of an Iraqi investigator, what Dana discovers is unimaginable: a series of unusual incidents at the drill site, leads her and an unlikely ally to a mythic evil that has been released and threatens all of those living in the region, as well as fragile peace that exists.
Burning Fields #1 arrives in comic book shops on January 21st with a cover price of $3.99. The issue ships with a main cover by series artist Colin Lorimer, a 10 Years variant cover by Trevor Hairsine, and a retailer incentive cover by Riley Rossmo.
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