Dynamite has announced the Vampirella: Roses for the Dead #1 Ultimate Collectors Box. A limited-edition box set featuring the main cover by Joseph Michael Linsner and subscription cover by Billy Tucci, the retailer exclusive covers and a few pieces available no where else including a cover done by series writer Kristina Deal-Linsner.
Vampirella: Roses for the Dead features artist Joseph Michael Linsner and writer Kristina Deak-Linsner taking the iconic heroine back-to-basics as Dynamite prepares to celebrate her 50th Anniversary in 2019. In the series, Vampirella hunts down a sexual predator in order to feed her insatiable thirst for blood. While tracking him down to a Philadelphia nightclub, Evily the Witch bars her path. They clash and the plan is thwarted, but Vampirella vows to get revenge.
With this limited-edition set, each box will contain:
- Roses for the Dead #1 Box Set Exclusive Cover featuring all-new cover art by Kristina Deak-Linsner and signed by Linsner
- Roses for the Dead #1 Box Set Exclusive Cover featuring limited cover art variation by Joe Michael-Linsner and signed by Linsner
- A Complete Set of All Regular Edition Covers – by Billy Tucci and Joe Michael Linsner – of Roses for the Dead #1
- A Complete Set of all Retailer Exclusive Covers – by Billy Tucci and Joe Michael Linsner – of Roses for the Dead #1
- The Roses for the Dead #1 Blank Authentix Cover
- A limited edition print featuring the cover art of Roses for the Dead #1 Billy Tucci cover signed by Tucci
- A limited edition print featuring the cover art of Roses for the Dead #1 Joe Michael Linsner cover signed by Linsner
- A special Vampirella-themed box
Joseph Michael Linsner is best known for his creation, Dawn, from the Cry for Dawn comic series. The character most recently appeared in a Dawn / Vampirella miniseries written and drawn by Linsner for Dynamite Entertainment. With her collector box exclusive cover, Kristina Deak-Linsner becomes the first woman to both write and draw Vampirella for publication.
Vampirella: Roses for the Dead #1 Ultimate Collectors Box is currently available now for pre-ordering and scheduled to ship in June of 2018.