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PREVIEW: “Voodoo Child” #1 from Virgin Comics

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Official Press Release

*/Voodoo Child/ #1*

In 1860, the plantation of Mason Moore-a known Unionist sympathizer-is
burned to the ground by secessionists. In the battle, Moore’s
illegitimate son is killed, but as he gasps his last breaths, a voodoo
bokor places a spell upon the dying boy. Flash forward to 2005: four
months after the worst natural disaster in its history, New Orleans is
gripped by fear as young girls start to disappear from its streets while
a brutal gang war rages. When Detective Robert Julien starts to
investigate, he finds that there’s something else out in the shadows:
something that’s neither dead nor alive-an enigma. But is it a possible
ally, or the darkest nightmare of all?

*Created by Nicolas Cage and Weston Cage*

*Written by Mike Carey*

*Art by Dean Hyrapiet*

*Cover by Ben Templesmith*

*Variant by Dean Hyrapiet*


















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