Aghori Annual: The Lost Years which was announced earlier in Jan 2016 is now available for pre-order from Holy Cow Entertainment’s official website with heavy discounts. Aghori Annual will be third story arc of their acclaimed Aghori series after Aghori: Origins and Aghori: Bloodlines.
Holy Cow Entertainment’s “Aghori” is an Indian supernatural mythology graphic novel series launched back in 2012. For the uninitiated the Aghori are devotees of Shiva who seek moksha from the cycle of reincarnations, and are known to engage in post-marten ritauls. They are supposed to possess supernatural and healing powers gained through their practices of tapasya.
Story of HCE’s The Aghori revolves around the journey of an ordinary man Vikram Roy, who sets out to discover the reasons behind the night his life turned into the nightmare. He leaves behind a world and life that was familiar and embraces a life of hardships in the Himalayas, and return to his old life twelve years on as an Aghori – Vira.
In last 3 years HCE has has completed two story arcs: Origin and Bloodlines, and released 13 issues in the Aghori series. The Aghori Annual will be the beginning of the third story arc of Aghori series: The Age of Immortals. It will be a mega 20 issue crossover event featuring the cameos from various series characters therefore connecting all the series and forming the HCEverse.
The building of HCEverse will kickstart with Aghori Annual: The Lost Years, which will come in two parts. The Aghori Annual will fill up the huge gap of his process of becoming an Aghori. Vivek Goyal has teamed up with multiple writers and artists to bring you the stories of those lost years which transformed Vikram Roy into the Aghori: Vira.