Hellsing is a beloved series among manga fans, especially for those looking for an incredibly entertaining and bloody action series. Dark Horse Manga has been releasing their 2nd edition of the series, which includes an updated translation previously only available via the deluxe edition, and volumes 8 and 9 are now available for pre-order! You can find the full details from Dark Horse’s press release down below!
MILWAUKIE, Ore., (October 23, 2023)— If manga fans want blood, Dark Horse Manga has gallons to offer! Check out the latest list of manga available for preorder from your local bookstore or comic shop now!
Hellsing Volume 8 (2nd Edition)
Kohta Hirano’s Hellsing is a worldwide phenomenon, a science-fiction-horror manga masterpiece of shocking intensity and wild ingenuity. If you’ve missed out on this series before, or you’re dying to read the revised translations (previously available only in the deluxe hardcover editions), don’t let the manga that spawned the international hit television and OVA anime escape you.
London is drowning in blood, its citizenry being butchered by the Nazi vampires of the Millennium Organization. And marching through this slaughterhouse are thousands of fanatic Catholic warriors, ready to strike down any who oppose their god. But both undead and zealot alike will have to contend with the return of the vampire lord Alucard, slave-paladin of the British Protestants, piloting an aircraft carrier up the Thames to join the fray!
Hold back the monster within, and pre-order Hellsing Volume 8 (trade paperback, second edition) on Amazon, Barnes and Noble and at your local comic shop and bookstore. Available on June 11, 2024 in bookstores and June 12, 2024 in comic shops, this volume retails for $14.99.
Hellsing Volume 9 (2nd Edition)
The maniacally gory fun of Hirano’s Hellsingramps up in volume 9, serving you a mix of white-knuckle action and a bloody touch of graveyard humor. Keep up with your favorite vampires in these revised translation editions coming to comic shops and bookstores near you!
After vampire lord Alucard’s triumphant return as champion of the Hellsing Organization, the streets of London run red with the blood of Nazi undead and fanatic Catholic warriors. But the dead calm is only a temporary respite, and chaos soon engulfs the city once again. The undead still have some life left in them, and their plans are aligned for this moment…and final victory beneath the swastika!
Hellsing Volume 9 (trade paperback, second edition) arrives in stores on July 9, 2024 in bookstores, July 10, 2024 in comic shops, and is available for pre-orders on Amazon, Barnes and Noble and at your local comic shop and bookstorefor $14.99.
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About Dark Horse Comics
Founded in 1986 as an offshoot of his comics retail chain, Mike Richardson, launched Dark Horse Comics with the goal of creating a welcoming environment for comics professionals. The company strives to be an example of how integrity and innovation can broaden a unique storytelling medium and transform a company with humble beginnings into an industry giant. Dark Horse has published modern masters such as Yoshitaka Amano, Margaret Atwood, Brian Michael Bendis, Paul Chadwick, Geof Darrow, Colleen Doran, Janet Evanovich, Neil Gaiman, Dave Gibbons, Faith Erin Hicks, Kazuo Koike, Matt Kindt, Jeff Lemire, Kentaro Miura, Moebius, Chuck Palahniuk, Eric Powell, Stan Sakai, and Gerard Way, as well as Hall of Fame legends Will Eisner, Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko, and Richard Corben. The company also set the industry standard for quality licensed comics, graphic novels, collectibles, and art books, based on properties such as Star Wars, Stranger Things, Avatar: The Last Airbender, The Legend of Korra, Minecraft, The Legend of Zelda, Super Mario, Dragon Age, James Cameron’s Avatar, Game of Thrones, Mass Effect, The Witcher, and Halo. Dark Horse established an entertainment division in 1989, finding immediate success with company-owned projects The Mask and TimeCop. Current hits from Dark Horse Entertainment include The Umbrella Academy on Netflix and Resident Alien on SyFy. Additionally, Dark Horse has a long tradition of establishing new creative talent throughout all of its divisions.
In 2022, Dark Horse Media, LLC was established as the parent company of all three divisions, and became part of Embracer Group AB, forming the tenth operative group, strengthening the company’s transmedia capabilities.