As Titan Week rolls on, today we turn our attention not to a reprint but to an all-new story. In Monty Nero and Mike Dowling's six-issue mini-series Death Sentence, a new STD gives people a grim prognosis: only six months to live. But it also gives them superpowers.
Take a look at this exclusive preview of Death Sentence #1, a series comic and Hollywood scribe Mark Miller calls "The best idea I've seen in years. Genuinely original."
Titan's official description follows.
DEATH SENTENCE #1
Writer(s): Monty Nero
Artist Name(s): Mike Dowling
Number of Issues/Volumes in Series: 6
Page Count: 32pp
Street Date: October 9, 2013
What would you do with superpowers – and six months to live?
That's the dilemma facing three people who've contracted the G+ Virus, a terrifying new STD.
What can graphic designer Verity, failing indie guitarist Weasel and roguish media personality Monty do in the time they have left? Fade away – or go out in a blaze of glory?
By turns funny, dark, sad and spectacular, Death Sentence is an emotional thrill ride through celebrity, loss, passion and creativity. It's the jaw-dropping next stage in superpowered storytelling!
Packed with unforgettable shocks, quotable dialogue and the character finds of a generation, this is an unmissable debut by two striking and confident new voices!
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