LOS ANGELES 02/07/2023 — Today Skybound revealed an extended new look at the second thrilling installment of the Lastman series from the powerhouse team of Balak, Michaël Sanlaville, and Bastien Vivès. Lastman Book Two, containing volumes 3 + 4 of the original French series, arrives in stores in March 2023.
Skybound’s editions of Lastman collect the action-packed series as a complete set in English for the first time, featuring full color pages to open each volume that will be followed by striking black and white pages. Each of the six books features all-new remastered translations and backmatter including additional series art.
Against all odds, Adrian Velba has won the Valley of Kings tournament...but has been betrayed by his partner, Richard Aldana! Now the hunt is on, as Adrian and his mother Marianne must travel through the Rift into unknown lands to find Richard...and will soon discover that nothing is as they expected.
Skybound’s complete series remastering of the critically acclaimed fight comic began with the now-available Lastman Book One, which contains volumes 1 + 2 of the original French series and a new foreword by Robert Kirkman. The recently announced Lastman Book Three, collecting volumes 5 + 6 of the original French series, will follow the Book Two release in July 2023, and Lastman Book Four, collecting volumes 7 + 8 of the original French series, will be available in November 2023.
Lastman Book Two will be available at comic book shops and digital platforms including Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, comiXology, and Google Play on Wednesday, March 15, 2023 and everywhere books are sold on Tuesday, March 21, 2023.
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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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Shannon Meehan | Skybound Entertainment