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First Look: The World’s First Detective Returns in Britannia: We Who Are About To Die!

After his debut series sold out ten printings, Antonius Axia, the world’s first detective, returns with a new case in Britannia: We Who Are About To Die.

Upon returning to Rome, Axia is called upon to investigate a series of murders that appear to have been committed by the god Apollo!

The first issue of the four-issue mini-series – written by Peter Milligan and illustrated by Juan Jose Ryp – will be in stores on April 26th. Eclipse has first look…

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Antonius Axia Has a New Case – Valiant Announces Britannia: We Who Are About to Die!

The success of Valiant’s historical/mystery limited series Britannia has led the announcement, today, that a second limited series – Britannia: We Who Are About To Die – once again featuring Antonius Axia, the world’s first detective.

When Romans are plagued by apparent visions of the god Apollo, the arrested Chief Vestal, Rubria, is able to give just one clue – Achillia, a female gladiator who is one win away from earning her freedom.

Britannia: We Who Are About to Die comes from writer Peter Milligan and artist Juan Jose Ryp and will be released in the Valiant Prestige format. The first issue – with covers by Cary Nord (X-O Manowar, Conan), David Mack (Daredevil), Adam Gorham (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Universe), Dave Johnson will be in stores on April 26th.

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