Gail Simone (BATGIRL, BIRDS OF PREY) gives the iconic fantasy heroine a fresh new attitude! Red Sonja, the She- Devil with a Sword, intends to pay back a blood debt owed to the one man who has gained her respect... even if it means leading a doomed army to their certain deaths! Who is Dark Annisia, and how has this fearsome warrior accomplished what no god nor demon has been able to do: force Sonja to her knees in surrender? An epic tale of blood, lust, and vengeance, "Queen of Plagues" takes Red Sonja from the depths of her own grave to the heights of battlefield glory. COLLECTION FEATURES: • Issues 1-6 of the critically-acclaimed series by GAIL SIMONE (BATGIRL, BIRDS OF PREY) and WALTER GEOVANI (PROPHECY). • An introduction by GAIL SIMONE • Gail Simone's original script to RED SONJA #1 • All of the beautiful covers by the top female artists in the comic book industry including: JENNY FRISON (ANGEL), NICOLA SCOTT (TEEN TITANS, SECRET SIX), AMANDA CONNER (BEFORE WATCHMEN: SILK SPECTRE), FIONA STAPLES (SAGA), PIA GUERRA (Y: THE LAST MAN), MING DOYLE (MARA), and MANY MORE!