By Sandra Gonzalez
Updated September 26, 2013 at 11:24 PM EDT

The season 2 premiere of The Following isn’t until January, but two new short promos, which you’re seeing first here on, are already teasing “a new face of evil.”

Are we to take the melting Poe mask to mean we’re done with Edgar Allen Poe this year? Or that we’re going to meet someone who is more evil than Joe Carroll? Is the latter even possible? Check out the promos below and submit theories!