Dark Horse Comics has announced that its producing a new Beasts of Burden limited comic series called Beasts of Burden: Wise Dogs and Eldritch Men. Beasts of Burden was created by Evan Dorkin and Jill Thompson for Dark Horse back in 2009. The new four-part comic series is written by Dorkin with art by Benjamin Dewey and lettering by Nate Piekos. The first issue features a variant cover by artist Rafael Albuquerque.
Beasts of Burden: Wise Dogs and Eldritch Men issue #1 will be available on Wednesday, August 22nd.
Beasts of Burden: Wise Dogs and Eldritch Men follows the heroic pack of canines known as the Wise Dogs as they take on a series of new horrors and find a link among seemingly unrelated occult disturbances plaguing Burden Hill and the surrounding areas.
Their discovery leads them to a mountain village inhabited by a survivalist witch-cult who have uncovered the existence of a “Blood Lure” attracting occult forces, creatures, and many more terrors to Burden Hill!