Subsequent month Archie Comics will launch Chilling Adventures Presents…Madam Devil: Hell on Earth, a brand new one-shot installment within the writer’s Archie Horror line. The difficulty’s story comes from the artistic workforce of author Eliot Rahal, artist & cowl artist Vincenzo Federici, colorist Ellie Wright, and letterer Jack Morelli. Right now The Beat is happy to supply an early take a look at Federici’s inside art work from the one-shot, which delivers on the guide’s title and options Madam Devil preventing the forces of Hell on Earth.
Right here’s how Archie describes Chilling Adventures Presents…Madam Devil: Hell on Earth:
After Madam Devil waged warfare on Baxter Excessive, Hell descended upon earth, and even she isn’t protected. Madam Devil seeks refuge from the forces of Lucifer in a random suburban dwelling… and who she meets there may be shocking. However is that this highly effective individual a buddy or foe? And might the 2 of them work collectively to summon Eldritch Terrors and cease Devil’s rampage?
The one-shot is the most recent Madam Devil journey for the reason that character’s resurrection as a part of the Archie Horror line in 2014. Since then she’s appeared in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, in addition to in a collection of solo tales starting together with her personal one-shot in 2020 and persevering with within the Chilling Adventures anthology one-shots.
“I don’t suppose I’ve agonized over one thing greater than Madam Devil: Hell on Earth shortly,” author Eliot Rahal advised The Beat. “I imply . . . I’m at all times in agony, however that was very true for this mission. After seeing all the things that Vincenzo dropped at the desk, then Ellie’s colours, Jack’s letters, and total how a lot work and scope has been put into the Archie Horror line, it undoubtedly made me wish to do my finest as a result of everyone seems to be clearly superb at all the things.”
For Federici’s half, he’s excited to proceed to work on the earth that he and Rahal have constructed over the previous few years. “Madam Devil is such an unbelievable character to attract,” he stated, “Particularly her distinctive horns and hair. And since I like to work on environments, the destroyed/post-apocalyptic ones on this challenge had been enjoyable, together with the long-lasting ‘Welcome to Riverdale’ signal. Having the chance to attract it was a blast!”
“Vincenzo has such an unbelievable deal with on the Madam Devil character,” stated Archie Comics Artwork Director Vincent Lovallo. “He’s been our go-to artist for all of her adventures since 2021’s CHILLING ADVENTURES IN SORCERY one-shot, and it’s no marvel why! It’s particularly evident within the preview pages right here, how he depicts the literal hell Madam Devil has gone by. Vincenzo captured the bitterness and exhaustion of her lengthy survival in opposition to the forces of Lucifer by his stunning storytelling and appearing; the expressions and physique language complement the script completely and actually drive dwelling the core of every second.”
Don’t take his phrase for it, although, when you may see for your self within the unlettered preview pages. Verify these out beneath, and search for Chilling Adventures Presents…Madam Devil: Hell on Earth to reach in shops and digitally on Wednesday, September twentieth. The ultimate order cutoff date for the one-shot is subsequent Monday, August twenty eighth.