Courtesy of IDW Publishing, here's an exclusive sneak peek at the new miniseries Transfusion — this comic depicts a tremendously gloomy future where humans are stalked by both vampires and giant, mosquito-like robots. Steve Niles of 30 Days of Night is on the script here, and this issue comes out next Wednesday, October 10. Here's the synopsis:

Transfusion #1 (of 3)
Steve Niles (w) • menton3 (a & c)
In a future overrun by out-of-control machines and monsters, a handful of human survivors try to fight their way back to a normal life. But what is normal in a world where both monsters and machines need human blood? And which are the real bad guys? Find out in this horrific new series by 30 Days of Night co-creator Steve Niles and menton3, the demented artist behind Monocyte!

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Read a preview of vampires versus blood-sucking robots, from the author of 30 Days of NightS

Read a preview of vampires versus blood-sucking robots, from the author of 30 Days of NightS

Read a preview of vampires versus blood-sucking robots, from the author of 30 Days of NightS

Read a preview of vampires versus blood-sucking robots, from the author of 30 Days of NightS

Read a preview of vampires versus blood-sucking robots, from the author of 30 Days of NightS

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