Featured in Wednesdayâ€™s (5/10/06) edition of USA Today, new art was revealed about the highly anticipated Halo Graphic Novel from Marvel Comics and Bungie Studios.
The hit X-Box and PC video-game franchise already has best-selling novels along with an upcoming movie with Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson attached as producer and now comes a jam-packed original graphic novel featuring all-new Halo stories.
The Halo Graphic Novel features four full-length stories by several well-known comic writers and artists including Moebius, Simon Bisley, Tsutomu Nihei, and Jay Faerber. It also features a gallery of illustrations with contributions from a number of prominent artists, Bungieâ€™s amazing visual team, and several distinguished comic book illustrators.
Marvelâ€™s Director of Development, Publishing, Ruwan Jayatilleke says, â€œThe Halo Graphic Novel is true to the vision, scope and spirit of the Halo universe. It is dynamic, engaging and cinematic.â€
The Halo Graphic Novel is a 128-page full-color hardcover that will go on sale July 12 for a retail price of $24.99. With E3 underway, the Halo Graphic Novel is poised to make a big splash in the video game and comics community.