New This Week from Dark Horse: ANANSI BOYS I #1

On Wednesday, June 26th, Dark Horse Comics is releasing ANANSI BOYS I #1.

#1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman joins forces with Eisner nominated Adora writer Marc Bernardin and Thief of Thieves cocreator Shawn Martinbrough to adapt Gaiman’s Locus and British Fantasy Award-winning novel as a comic book series for the first time—and soon to be a television show on Amazon Prime!

Take a look at the preview, then pick up your copy on New Comic Book Day at your LCS or online retailers!

Here’s a look at the covers, storyline, and preview pages for this week’s
new release from Dark Horse Comics on New Comic Book Day…

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ANANSI BOYS I #1 (of 8)

Story & Words by Neil Gaiman
Script by Marc Bernardin

Art by Shawn Martinbrough
Colors by Chris Sotomayor
Letters by Jim Campbell

Covers & Cover Artists:
Cover A by David Mack
Cover B by Shawn Martinbrough w/ Chris Sotomayor
Cover C by Denys Cowan w/ Chris Sotomayor

Genre: Fantasy, Media Tie-In
Format: FC, 32 pages; Miniseries
Age range: 14+
SRP: $3.99

Publication Date: June 26, 2024

“Fat” Charlie Nancy leads a boring life as a boring Londoner, until he discovers two things: That his recently deceased father was, in fact, Anansi the Spider, the trickster god of African folklore, and that he has a twin brother he’s never met. Which kicks off a reality-spanning odyssey of sibling rivalry, jealous deities, and one poor soul who’ll realize what it means to be a god.

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