While Ed Brubaker didn't attend NYCC, he still managed to announce a new comic- Fatale, a creator owned book he's doing with Sean Phillips. The story will take place across various periods of time, ranging from the 1930's to present day, and mixes the noir elements Brubaker's best at with something a little more strange and sinister. You can check out a short trailer below that contains a more in-depth explanation of the series and showcases some of the book's gorgeous art:
Here's what the solict for the first issue has to say:
story ED BRUBAKER
art & cover SEAN PHILLIPS
colors DAVE STEWART
32 PAGES / FC / M
GUNS! SEX! SECRET CULTS! AND MONSTERS!
Nothing the BEST-SELLING and AWARD-WINNING creators of SLEEPER, CRIMINAL and INCOGNITO have done so far will prepare you for the explosive debut of FATALE!
A reporter in 2012 stumbles on a secret that leads him down the darkest path imaginable… to a seductive woman who’s been on the run since 1935, a mobster who may be an immortal demon monster, and the stories of all the doomed men who’ve been caught in their decades-long struggle.
FATALE blends noir and horror to tell a riveting epic unlike anything you’ve seen before.
The first issue will feature two different Dave Stewart covers- one Beauty cover and one Beast cover. Check them out below!