The Image panel was packed with announcements. Notably so are books from Kieron Gillen and Andy Diggle. Gillen teams with Jamie McKelvie for a new creator owned mini-series, “Three”, featuring art by Ryan Kelly. Andy Diddle and Jock’s “Snapshot” will be published by Image Comics as well. Jonathan Hickman and Dragotta announced ” East And West”. READ MORE
Continuing the big news from Dynamite, “I Vampire” scribe Joshua Hale Fialkov is writing a new book for the publisher called The Devilers. Cover image below. READ MORE
In conjunction with the upcoming videogame “The Last of Us”, Dark Horse Comics has teamed with Naughty Dog to bring a fou-issue miniseries titled “The Last of Us: American Dreams”. The series will be written by lead videogame writer Neil Druckmann, and Faith Erin Hicks. More below!
October 13, NEW YORK, NY—The most anticipated video game of 2013, The Last of Us, comes to print with a comic series and an art book from Dark Horse Comics and Naughty Dog!
The Last of Us: American Dreams will be a four-issue series by The Last of Us lead writer Neil Druckmann, with rising star Faith Erin Hicks (Zombies Calling, Friends with Boys, The Adventures of Superhero Girl) as cowriter and artist.
Ellie, the heroine of The Last of Us, has grown up in a postpandemic world, shuttled between military orphanages in one of the last remaining quarantine zones and resigned to the fact that when she’s old enough, she’ll be channeled into the army or left to fend for herself—until she meets an older girl determined to find a third way out. American Dreams explores Ellie’s backstory and her first steps on the road that led her to her companion Joel.
The first issue of The Last of Us: American Dreams will appear in the spring of 2013.
The Art of The Last of Us, a deluxe hardcover exploring the characters, the infected humans, and the intricately realized world of the game, will launch in conjunction with the release of the game.
Dark Horse announced that they will be releasing a nice little sampler come 2013 that will offer the first issues of “Buffy” Season 9, “ANgel & Faith”, “Spike”, and “Willow” in order to offer a taste to new readers. The issue drops January 23rd, 2013. More below. READ MORE