Free Comic Book Day is Saturday May 5, 2012 and we've got an exclusive extended preview of Top Cow's offering!
Witchblade: Unbalanced Pieces is the debut of Sara Pezzini's new caretaker, Hack/Slash creator Tim Seeley and according to Top Cow, the prefect jumping-on point for new readers.
With a brand new creative team and a fresh new direction, now is the time for new and lapsed readers to try out Witchblade! Since the events of Artifacts, Sara Pezzini's entire life has been altered in immeasurable ways. Not the least of which is she's living in a new city and has a new career, but one thing remains constant - the Witchblade. A mysterious, ancient Artifact which often takes the form of a powerful gauntlet and serves a magnet for all things supernatural. In this Free Comic Book Day edition, fans will get a look at the first complete story, "Unbalanced Pieces," by the new creative team Tim Seeley (Hack/Slash, Bloodstryke) and Diego Bernard (The Man With No Name). This issue serves as a perfect introduction so readers can either pick up the new trade collection or dive into Witchblade #156!
We spoke with Seeley about his take on the long-running title from New York Comic Con 2011: