Epic Kill is comic book series created, written & drawn by Raffaele Ienco. Originally published as Epic Kill #1-10 by Image Comics in 2012-13.
Epic Kill, Volume 1 (2012). Collects issues #1-5.
Ten years ago in Japan, a little girl named song barely survived a tragedy that robbed her of her family. Now in present day, she has grown into a deadly killer without equal. Traveling to America, she hunts the man responsible for her parents’ deaths and meets him– on the day he becomes President!
Every moment has a purpose and every kill will be epic.
Epic Kill, Volume 2 (????). This volume will collects issues #6-10.
My thoughts… Epic Kill is a relentless, high-octane action-fest! It’s almost like John Woo teaming up with The Wachowskis to re-make Quentin Tarantino’s Kill Bill! In the first story arc (issues #1-5), 18-year-old Song channels The Bride by seeking revenge on the man who killed her family. In the second story arc (issues #6-10), Song dresses like The Bride after being forced to become an assassin to save her uncle who is being held hostage by the U.S. government. Epic Kill isn’t comic book Shakespeare but it is an exciting, fast-paced read!