This stunning collection presents The Magdalena's first appearance in The Darkness: Spear of Destiny plus the original limited series Blood Divine drawn by fan-favorite artist Joe Benites (The Darkness, Supergirl) and its successor The Magdalena volume 2 drawn by Top Cow superstar Eric Basaldua (The Darkness, Hunter-Killer). Twelve issues are all together for the first time in a single volume! Read the stories that made The Magdalena one of the marquee characters in all comics. Plus a look into The Magdalena's other appearances throughout the Top Cow universe!
-At the feet of Christ the first took her vow.
The Warring sister,
Protector of the faith,
Avenger of the Holy See.
By blood and honor the bearer of the Spear of Destiny.
For 2000 years, the Knights of Malta have trained one special woman in each generation to be the Magdalena-the official protector and warrior of the Catholic Church. Across the millenia, the Magdalenas have battled in secret, protecting humanity from supernatural threats. Entrusted with the Spear of Destiny and endowed with special powers, they carry on a battle, protecting civilization from the evils that would tear our world apart.
The Magdalena Volume I collects The Darkness vol. 1 #15-18, The Magdalena vol. 1 #1-3, The Magdalena/Angelus #1/2 & The Magdalena vol. 2 #1-4.