With all of the ruckus about new comics imprints and features you could have forgotten that AMC has its personal comics line, which was introduced approach again in March. Effectively, they do! They usually simply introduced a brand new sequence, and extra key expertise for beforehand revealed sequence.
The brand new sequence is Parisian White by Kelly Sue DeConnick and Invoice Sienkiewicz, a title that has been within the works for a very long time. The e book is about in an alternate previous Jazz Age Paris:
A rhyming future, the place artwork is life, and life is expressed within the language of coloration. Carmine, a very deep pink, is produced from the our bodies of a South American parasite. French Inexperienced is so stuffed with arsenic that it features as a rat poison. Parisian White threatens demise to anybody so silly as to open a tube. Pigments are phrases and weapons — valuable, costly, fiercely guarded and fought for. When mixed with the fitting expertise, pigments can seize, remodel, or destroy your world.
That sounds fairly wild, but when anybody might seize it, it’s the visionary Sienkiewicz and DeConnick, whose experimental work on Fairly Lethal appears related right here. And as you’ll be able to see from the pattern artwork…it’s going to look unbelievable.
Two beforehand introduced AMC tasks additionally now have very gifted artists hooked up. Christine Norrie will draw Nights of Lono, written by Metallica’s Kirk Hammett and Marcel Feldmar; and Tula Lotay is drawing Brendan Fletcher’s Oubliette.
All three titles will launch in 2023, with particular promotional editions launched on the 2023 San Diego Comedian Con.
“We’re excited so as to add one other title to our imprint that may additional interact our enthusiastic, genre-loving fanbases with new and compelling worlds,” stated Mike Zagari, Head of AMC Networks Publishing in a press release. “It’s an honor to offer a house to gifted creators, writers, artists and storytellers and we’re thrilled to have high business author Kelly Sue DeConnick and groundbreaking artist Invoice Sienkiewicz on board with Parisian White, in addition to welcome the electrifying artistry of Christine Norrie and Tula Lotay on their respective titles.”
Extra on each tasks:
Nights of Lono tells the story of a troubled feminine detective in 1989 Hawaii who’s employed to seek out King Kamehameha’s tomb earlier than it’s found by an unscrupulous occultist from the mainland. A mixture of thriller and supernatural journey, the story is a self-aware journey by normal detective tropes and cliches which are sharpened and given new life with contemporary takes on the myths and folklore of the Hawaiian Islands.
Oubliette, takes place in a small city the place folks dwell by a easy rule: “Should you had been born of the earth across the lake, then across the lake you shall keep till you come back to the earth”. The story explores the wrestle of a girl who escaped the not possible gravity of her birthplace solely to be drawn dwelling to bury her father. She finds herself as soon as once more trapped in a cycle of ache and remorse as she digs into the thriller of the sinkhole that drained the lake and took her father’s life. There’s one thing darkish and depraved down there, in that gap within the lake. One thing that’s been ready an extended, very long time to return to the floor…
Different introduced AMC Networks Publishing comics tasks embrace Shudder’s Creepshow: From Script to Scream, primarily based on the hit anthology sequence from Greg Nicotero (The Strolling Lifeless), Stan Spry (The Cartel), Russell Binder (Striker Leisure), which is able to debut in partnership with Titan Booksl and an OGN, Miss Fisher’s First Mysteries, primarily based on the hit Acorn TV sequence Miss Fisher’s Homicide Mysteries written by Cecil Castelluci (Shade The Altering Woman, Star Wars: Shifting Goal),.
Extra about all of those tasks may be discovered at their web site: AMCNP.com