Tower Chronicles (2012 mini-series) #1-4 [SET] — Volume 01: Geisthawk

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HE LIVES TO KILL THE DEAD.

Written by Matt Wagner, award-winning creator of Grendel and Mage, and co-created with Thomas Tull, executive producer of 300 and The Dark Knight!

Presenting an epic which tells the first compelling tale of John Tower, a supernatural bounty hunter who tracks and destroys the uncanny evils that haunt our world.

His harrowing missions lead him across the globe and into the darkest recesses of mankind's most dangerous places to banish a wide variety of poltergeists, demons, and other unfathomable evils to free his troubled patrons from their tormentors' ethereal grasp.

Stalked by sultry sirens who want to devour his very life, hunted a by rival mercenary organization, and set-up by sinister corporations,

Tower faces more threats than ever before.

Meanwhile, his unofficial "partner," FBI agent Alicia Hardwicke, begins to uncover pieces of Tower's shadowy past, bringing up the question:

What secrets can a man who hunts monsters possibly have that are even more chilling than his prey?

Will our hero reach his mysterious goals...

Or will Tower Die trying?

Illustrated by acclaimed 2000 AD and Lobo artist Simon Bisley.

 

 

Collecting the four-issue mini-series. 

 

 

The Tower Chronicles: Geisthawk (2012 mini-series) #1 (of 4)
By Matt Wagner & Simon Bisley. 
“Book One: Geisthawk” pt 1 (of 4)
He lives to kill the dead. Written by Matt Wagner (Grendel) and eveloped with Thomas Tull, the executive producer of 300, The Tower Chronicles is the tale of John Tower, a supernatural bounty hunter who tracks down the creeping shadows that the modern world has all but forgotten. His harrowing missions lead him across the globe and into the darkest recesses of mankind's most dangerous places to banish a wide variety of poltergeists, demons, and other unfathomable evils to free his troubled patrons. Illustrated by Simon Bisley, this volume features a cover by comics legend Jim Lee.
The Tower Chronicles: Geisthawk (2012 mini-series) #2 (of 4)
By Matt Wagner & Simon Bisley. 
“Book One: Geisthawk” pt 2 (of 4)
A Hunter Haunted in Two Worlds! Written by Matt Wagner, award-winning creator of Grendel and Mage, and created by Thomas Tull, executive producer of 300 and The Dark Knight, this is the next compelling chapter in the tale of John Tower, a supernatural bounty hunter who tracks down the horrifying nightmares that plague our unsuspecting world. Following the close of the 'Piranha Killer' affair, we find Tower reluctantly enduring the 'assistance' of FBI agent Alicia Hardwicke, whose cynicism quickly dissipates once she witnesses his terrifying ordeals. Now, united in Tower's quest, they travel the globe together and into the darkest recesses of mankind's most dangerous places to vanquish a multitude of demonic manifestations and unfathomable evils - all to free his troubled patrons from their tormentors' unearthly grasp. Illustrated by acclaimed 2000AD and Lobo artist Simon Bisley, with second issue cover art by industry legend Alex Ross, this is Volume Two in the first Book of a graphic novel trilogy, serialized bi-monthly in four deluxe prestige editions. Each volume of this spectacular epic features cover art by one of comics' most notable talents.
The Tower Chronicles: Geisthawk (2012 mini-series) #3 (of 4)
By Matt Wagner & Simon Bisley. 
“Book One: Geisthawk” pt 3 (of 4)
A CRUSADER AGAINST THE NIGHTMARES THAT PLAGUE OUR WORLD. Written by Matt Wagner, award-winning creator of Grendel and Mage, and co-created with Thomas Tull, executive producer of 300 and The Dark Knight, this third installment of The Tower Chronicles continues the compelling tale of John Tower, a supernatural bounty hunter who tracks down the spectral terrors that would dare wreck havoc on our unsuspecting world. Now, as our hero travels back home from his last mission in Europe, Tower finds himself stalked by a sultry vixen who wants more from him than just a good time-her desire: his very life. Meanwhile, his unofficial "partner," FBI agent Alicia Hardwicke, continues to uncover pieces of Tower's mysterious past. What secrets can a man who hunts poltergeists, demons, and other unfathomable evils possibly have that are even more chilling than his prey? Illustrated by acclaimed 2000 AD and Lobo artist Simon Bisley, with the third issue's cover art by comics superstar Tim Bradstreet.
The Tower Chronicles: Geisthawk (2012 mini-series) #4 (of 4)
By Matt Wagner & Simon Bisley. 
“Book One: Geisthawk” pt 4 (of 4)
With his new "partner," FBI agent Alicia Hardwicke, Tower fights to free a family trapped under demonic possession - but only if they can survive the hell-house that holds them captive! Making matters worse, our heroes' battle becomes more complex when the mercenary group, The Brotherhood of the Rose, enter the picture seeking the same artifact as Tower. Will our hero complete his mission while escaping with the prize that will bring him closer to his mysterious goals - or will Tower die trying?