The Sequel to the Groundbreaking Webcomic Hits Stores May 2024
"Michelle Fus' stunning artwork breathes new life into the sci-fi dystopian genre." —Sequential Planet
"Highly recommend." —Trusty Henchman
LOS ANGELES 10/02/2023 – Today Skybound Comet debuted a first look at interior pages for the upcoming release of Ava's Demon Book Two: Aftermath, the second installment of the groundbreaking YA webcomic by acclaimed author Michelle Fus. The original graphic novel will now be available for the first time in the book market on May 28, 2024.
Aftermath picks up following the devastating events that took place in Reborn, when Ava unlocked a new power within herself and unleashed a devastating attack against TITAN’S forces. As the group escapes TITAN HQ, Ava’s actions have a polarizing effect on her friends, and Ava must come to terms with what she has done.
Sequel to one of the most successful graphic novel crowdfunding campaigns of all time and a certified juggernaut in its own rite, Aftermath, alongside Fus’ first collection of the webcomic Ava’s Demon: Reborn, together reign as two of the top three highest performing webcomic campaigns of all time, raising almost $1.2 million across two blockbuster Kickstarter campaigns.
Ava's Demon is a tentpole property for Skybound Comet, an original graphic novel imprint aimed at Young Adult (Ages 12+) and Middle Grade (Ages 8-12) audiences, but sure to captivate readers of all ages. Ava’s Demon Book One: Reborn (Diamond Code: MAR228458, ISBN: 978-1-5343-2438-1 | SRP: $17.99) is everywhere books are sold now. The current Skybound Comet slate also includes Sea Serpent’s Heir Book Two (Lunar Code 0723IM381, ISBN 978-1-5343-9993-8 | SRP: $14.99), which continues the YA fantasy trilogy by Mairghread Scott (Dragon Age: Absolution) and Pablo Tunica (TMNT Universe), coming September 2023; and Clementine Book Two (Diamond Code MAY230179, ISBN: 978-1-5343-2519-7 | SRP: $14.99) by acclaimed writer/artist Tillie Walden (Spinning, On a Sunbeam), which continues the trilogy set in the world of Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead in October 2023.
Ava’s Demon Book Two: Aftermath (ISBN: 978-1-5343-9852-8 | SRP: $17.99) will be available at booksellers, along with digital platforms including Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, comiXology, and Google Play on Tuesday, May 28, 2024, and at comic book shops and everywhere comic books are sold on Wednesday, May 29, 2024.
For more info and updates on Skybound Comet, visit www.skyboundcomet.com.
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Established in 2010, Skybound is a multiplatform content company that works closely with creators and their intellectual properties to create cool stuff and deliver one-of-a-kind experiences to fans. Skybound extends their stories across platforms including comics, television, film, video games, tabletop, books, digital content, audio programming, and beyond. The company is home to critically-acclaimed global franchises including The Walking Dead, Invincible, Superfight, and hit new podcast series Impact Winter.
Led by Skybound Entertainment co-founder Robert Kirkman, Skybound Comics is an award-winning imprint of Image Comics and promotes a shared vision to collaborate with top and emerging talent across the comics industry. The Skybound publishing slate includes acclaimed series such as The Walking Dead, Invincible, Ultramega, Stillwater, Fire Power, and Excellence, while also delivering powerful licensed comics, including a partnership with LEGO Books. It is also home to Skybound Comet, a new original graphic novel imprint aimed at Young Adult and Middle Grade audiences, launching in June 2022 with Clementine Book One, by award-winning writer/artist Tillie Walden and set in the world of The Walking Dead. Skybound has seen numerous comics series adapted for the screen, including The Walking Dead, Invincible, Super Dinosaur and Outcast, with more projects in development.
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