Empire of Blood (2015 Graphic India) comic books
Written by Arjun Gaind. Art and Cover by Enrique Alacatena. Imagine a world where the sun never set on the British Empire, where the Union Jack still flies proudly across Europe and Asia, ruled over by the mysterious Blood Queen. Powered by an alchemical elixir called Aqua Vitae that makes them impervious to illness and injury, the English live in luxury in domed cities, while the rest are sequestered in vast slums, forced to pay weekly blood tithes. This is the strange, horrifying story of a world gone wrong, a world where resistance is doomed to fail, but where it might just be more important than ever. 28 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.
Written by Arjun Gaind. Art and Cover by Enrique Alacatena. Growing up in the Empire of Blood, Tom Lawrence has the life most of his friends dream of - his father's approval, a warranted place in the workings of the Empire, and a beautiful fiancée. But his past returns to haunt him, and the future becomes bleak as he gets involved with the rebellion and finds the sinister secret behind Aqua Vitae, the lifeblood of the empire. 28 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.
Written by Arjun Gaind. Art and Cover by Enrique Alacatena. Arrested for treason, Tom Lawrence plans an escape from the dreaded prison of Kala Pani with Azad, his compatriot in the rebellion. But upon reaching the mainland of India, he discovers the Empire of Blood and its ageless queen Elizabeth Bathory have a vastly different fate in store for him. 28 pages, full color. Mature Readers Cover price $2.99.