Skybound Entertainment returns to the world of the popular mobile game Summoners War. Skybound is teaming up with publisher his Com2uS to release his second spin-off comic called Summoners War: Awakening.
Summoners War: Awakening is a direct sequel to the original Summoners War: Legacy comic. Awakening reunites writer Justin Jordan (whom you may know from the Luther Strode franchise) and artist Luca Claretti, this time with Igor Monti (Radiant Black) coloring the series.
Summoners War: Awakening continues the story of aspiring summoner Rai. With Legacy chronicling her origin story, Awakening has taken the stakes by leaving Rai and her allies behind enemy lines to deal with everything from sky pirates to particularly tenacious bounty hunters. to raise.
“We are very excited to further explore Summoners War in this new series,” said Skybound Editor Amanda LaFranco in a press release. You go big and bold and really broaden your world, but I also really love Rai’s tenacity and Tomas’ cynicism. Rai and Thomas have a lot to learn from each other in this arc. Justin and Luka have developed so many cool new characters and set pieces. I think any fantasy fan can choose this one.Dive into this world and have fun. “
Summoners War: Awakening #1 will be released on April 19, 2023.
In other Skybound news, the company plans to release the second volume of its Clementine graphic novel series in October 2023. The first book made our list of the best comic series and graphic novels of 2022, so we have high hopes for the sequel. .
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