Coming tomorrow, February 1, 2017 the Baltimore saga concludes with the five-part miniseries, Baltimore: The Red Kingdom. The book is written by Mike Mignola and New York Times bestselling novelist Christopher Golden, with art by Peter Bergting, colors by Michelle Madsen and covers by Ben Stenbeck. Baltimore is set in an alternate timeline where World War I was ended by a plague which was followed by vampires. The title hero is determined to stop the creatures, but by the time of Baltimore: The Red Kingdom, his team has been driven apart just when they need to face the Red King, a ruler who is in power because, Golden writes, “By the time the rest of the world took his evil seriously, it was too late to stop the Red King from coming to power . . . Now his evil spreads. The weak and the monstrous fall into line behind him.”
Scroll down for a synopsis of the miniseries and for sample pages from the first issue.
Synopsis for Baltimore: The Red Kingdom
After a devastating plague ends World War I, Europe is suddenly flooded with vampires. Lord Henry Baltimore, a soldier determined to wipe out the monsters, fights his way through bloody battlefields, ruined plague ships, exploding zeppelins, and submarine graveyards on the hunt for the creature who’s become his obsession.