Something Is Killing The Children Will Reveal the Origin of Erica Slaughter (Exclusive)


One of the most intriguing features of BOOM! Studios’ Something Is Killing The Children is Erica Slaughter, and whereas we have had an opportunity to study her connections to the House of Slaughter and the way they go about looking down these terror-inducing creatures, we nonetheless do not know a lot about how she got here to be an element of the House of Slaughter and present she ended up on this path. That’s all going to alter in Something Is Killing The Children #16, as we are able to solely reveal the new arc by author James Tynion IV, artist Werther Dell’Edera, colorist Miquel Muerto, and letterer AndWorld Design will dive into Erica’s origin story, together with how she turned a member of the Order of St. George and the way her monster-hunting profession started.

Erica’s relationship with the Order has been tense at finest and full-on hostile at worst all through the collection, and now we’ll have some welcome context as to why she’s an element of them and the way they discovered her in the first place. We know those that can see the monsters as adults are largely those that had been attacked as kids, and we’ll possible get to see how that every one performed out for Erica beginning in situation #16.

(Photo: BOOM! Studios)

You can try the new covers for the situation and the official description for the situation beneath.

“The story you demanded begins here: the origin of Erica Slaughter! What shocking events brought Erica to the House of Slaughter… and what did she have to do to join the Order of St. George? The secrets are revealed here for the first time in this perfect jumping-on point for new readers.”

(Photo: BOOM! Studios)

Something Is Killing The Children #16 incorporates a foremost cowl by Dell’Edera and a variant cowl by Jenny Frison and Toni Infante,. which you’ll be able to see in the pictures above.

For these unfamiliar with the collection, the story takes place in the small city of Archer’s Peak, the place kids have began to go lacking. No one is aware of why till a mysterious girl arrives and divulges that the lacking kids have fallen to terrifying creatures that only some can see, and he or she vows to take them down. She is a member of the Order of St. George, a corporation that sends out hunters to take care of these creatures, although their strategies are at occasions excessive.

Something Is Killing The Children #16 hits comedian shops and digital platforms this May.

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