The Evil Within, a new survival horror video game from Resident Evil’s Shinji Mikami, will be unleashed in less than one week. Though the game focuses on Detective Castellanos' experiences in an eerie environment, an upcoming prequel comic book miniseries follows young Dana as she navigates the nightmares in the land inhabited by the Haunted, and we have preview pages from the first issue.

The Evil Within #1

Writer: Ian Edginton
Artist: Alex Sanchez
Cover Artist: Ben Templesmith
Colorist: Hi-Fi
Letterer: Comicraft
Publisher: Titan Comics
Format: 32pp, FC
Series: #1 (of 4)
Price: $3.99
Release Date: October 15, 2014

"Experience Pure Horror.

Spun from the new survival horror game The Evil Within™ from Bethesda Softworks this all-new prequel invites readers to experience the deranged world created by Shinji Mikami.

Writer Ian Edginton (Scarlet Traces, Victorian Undead) and artist Alex Sanchez (Katana) present the story of a young student, Dana, whose search for a missing friend leads straight into a world fraught with tension and unimaginable horrors.

Issue #1 comes with two covers to collect including a special art cover by 30 Days of Night artist, Ben Templesmith!"

  • Derek Anderson
    About the Author - Derek Anderson

    Raised on a steady diet of R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps books and Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Derek has been fascinated with fear since he first saw ForeverWare being used on an episode of Eerie, Indiana.

    When he’s not writing about horror as the Senior News Reporter for Daily Dead, Derek can be found daydreaming about the Santa Carla Boardwalk from The Lost Boys or reading Stephen King and Brian Keene novels.