When he’s saved from an early death by a mad scientist, an orphan takes up the mantle of death in Prohibition-era America.
Imagine Batman’s origin story by way of H.P. Lovecraft and you’ll be well on your way to enjoying this phantasmagorical pulp thriller by Hellboy creator Mignola (Joe Golem and the Drowning City, 2012, etc.) and Sniegoski (The Demonists, 2016, etc.).