(W) Scott Lobdell (A) Eric Battle THEY ARE TAKING OVER... From the innovative mind of acclaimed movie producer Gale Anne Hurd, and written by superstar writer and visionary Scot Lo bdell, comes this summer's biggest blockbuster new series - THE SCOURGE!The skies of New York City are no longer safe. In mere hours, the greatest metropolis on the planet is turned into an island of horrors, as a virus rapidly advances throughout the city transforming its citizens into savage, bloodthirsty gargoyles!! Amidst the outbreak, one man, NYPD SWAT officer John Griffin finds himself as the last remaining hope to prevent the cataclysmic spread of the virus from the island, locating his estranged son within the chaos, and saving the city itself from complete annihilation! Featuring a brand-new 12-page story that sets the stage for next month's upcoming premiere of THE SCOURGE #1, make sure to get in on the ground floor of this newest exciting Aspen hit series! Complete with an additional sketchbook section showcasing the astounding artwork of series artist Eric Battle, never before seen character designs and sketches, and surrounded by a stunning new cover, this special #0 issue is definitely not to be missed! THE SCOURGE #0 is in stores July 14th, 2010!