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Avatar: The Last Airbender comics to continue with new writing & illustrating team!
Posted by Icy_Ashford on October 6th, 2017 @ 7:39 AM EST (816)
For those who have been waiting for more stories set in the Avatar: The Last Airbender universe, great news! After years of reading the ATLA comics written by Gene Luen Yang and illustrated by the Gurihiru team, Entertainment Weekly announced that the torch will be passed to writer Faith Erin Hicks and artist Peter Wartman. They will be continuing the comics starting from next year.
We do not know the title of the comic or release date yet but we will post an update when we do. Feel free to click on the linked article to check out Wartman's concept art of Aang, Katara, Sokka, and Toph.
North and South - The Library edition
Posted by Icy_Ashford on June 11th, 2017 @ 8:33 AM EST (813)
Dark Horse has released the cover image for the Library edition of North and South.
As with the previous Library editions of the comics, this special edition contains all 3 parts for North and South. It will also feature commentaries by writer Gene Luen Yang and the comic artists Gurihiru.
It is slated for release on October 25 2017 and is available for pre-order on Amazon and Book Depository.
Avatar: The Last Airbender "adult coloring book"
Posted by Icy_Ashford on June 18th, 2016 @ 2:29 AM EST (807)
an Avatar: The Last Airbender 45 page "adult coloring book" that will be retailing for $14.99 and will be released on October 5th 2016.
Here is a description of the coloring book:
"Relive your favorite scenes from Avatar: The Last Airbender with this beautifully detailed coloring book. Filled with original black-and-white illustrations by artist Jed Henry and produced in collaboration with creators Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, this book is sure to be a hit with the Avatar fanatic in your life."
You can pre-order the book on Amazon.
Covers for North and South - Parts Two and Three
Posted by Icy_Ashford on February 20th, 2016 @ 9:26 AM EST (806)
have released Gurihiru's covers for North and South - Part Two and North and South - Part Three.
According to the website, Part Two is slated for release on January 25 2017 while Part Three will be out on April 26 2017.
The descriptions for Parts Two and Three are not available yet but we will post an update when they are made known.
Here are the descriptions for Parts Two and Three, respectively.
"After attempting to kidnap Katara and Sokka, Southerner Gilak leaves a haunting note for Hakoda: "Soon you will see the truth, Chieftain." The vow leaves everyone on edge including Katara, who remains wary of the two tribes integration. As Northerner Malina announces a partnership with the company owned by Toph Beifong's father, her own brother comes forward with a revelation that shocks everyone. Have Katara's worst fears been confirmed?"
"Fire Lord Zuko and Earth King Kuei arrive in the Southern Water Tribe amid protests against Gilak's imprisonment. While the leaders hold council to solidify Malina and Hakoda's unification plans, Gilak breaks free and leads a powerful rebellion! In the face of these two opposing tribes, Katara will have to make peace with her nostalgia and distrust to save the home she loves from being permanently torn apart."
Fifth Avatar comics trilogy announced: "North and South"
Posted by Icy_Ashford on February 12th, 2016 @ 10:01 PM EST (805)
Penguin Random House released the cover image for North and South - Part One.
The description for North and South - Part One is listed below:
"When Aang leaves to aid Zuko with the Kemurikage, Katara and Sokka return to the Southern Water Tribe by themselves. Katara is shocked to find that her beloved village has become a bustling city, with none other than their father, Hakoda, in charge! A Northerner named Malina seems to be behind this change, pushing the North and South to be more unified…but what are her true goals?"
Like the previous comics, North and South will be written by Gene Luan Yang in collaboration with Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko. Gurihiru will draw and color the comics, as usual.
North and South - Part One is slated for release on September 27 2016. The book is available for pre-order on Amazon and Book Depository.