First Look: Erica Slaughter’s Mysterious Origins In ‘Something Is Killing The Children’ #16
by Brendan M. Allen
The biggest mystery in BOOM! Studios’ Something is Killing the Children is about to be solved. Who the hell is Erica Slaughter, where did she come from, and why is she here?
BOOM! Studios has revealed a first look at Something Is Killing The Children #16, launching a brand new story arc. Written by James Tynion IV, with art by Werther Dell’Edera, color by Miquel Muerto, and letters by AndWorld Design, the new arc focuses on Erica’s early experiences with the House of Slaughter and the start of her monster-hunting career prior to the horrifying events that brought her to Archer’s Peak.
‘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.’
Featuring main cover art by series artist Werther Dell’Edera and variant cover art by Jenny Frison and Toni Infante, print copies of Something Is Killing The Children #16 will be available for sale May 26, 2021.