The Witcher Comics to be Published by Dark Horse From March 2014
Written Friday, October 11, 2013 By Lee BradleyView author's profile
Dark Horse will publish The Witcher comic series from March next year, it has been conformed.
Written by the Eisner Award winning creator of Bandette, with art by Joe Querio and covers by Dave Johnson, the comics are based on the both the series of hit RPGs by CD Projekt RED and the original novels by Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski.
“Travelling near the edge of the Black Forest, in the land of the Angren, monster hunter Geralt meets a widowed man whose dead and murderous wife resides in an eerie mansion known as the House of Glass,” reads the story description.
“With its endless rooms and horror around every corner, Geralt will have to use all his witcher prowess to solve the manor’s mystery and survive.”
Adam Badowski, Head of Studio at CD Projekt RED added, “We're very happy to be working with Dark Horse Comics, which is one of the biggest and most interesting comic book publishing houses in the world. What makes it even more exciting is the fact that, for many of us, the Dark Horse logo has near legendary status, standing for classic characters such as Hellboy or Usagi Yojimbo. We're very happy to be once again expanding The Witcher universe.”
Witcher #1 will be available for purchase March 19, 2014 in comic shops everywhere. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt hits next-gen platforms in 2014. Our latest preview is here.