Titan Comics made a number of announcements about their 2017 comics releases, which include The Death of Stalin, Blood Bowl, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Tekken, Robotech, and more.'Blood Bowl' Returns to the Pitch”) enters the comics arena on May 10 with the first issue of Blood Bowl: More Guts, More Glory. Written by Nick Kyme and drawn by Jack Jadson, the series follows an underdog team of humans as they prepare to battle orcs, elves, dwarfs, and more on the football pitch.
Titan’s Hard Case Crime line expands with the addition of three titles:
Normandy Gold -- A gritty thriller set in 1970s-era Washington DC, the series is written by acclaimed novelists Megan Abbott (You Will Know Me) and Alison Gaylin (What Remains of Me). Steve Scott provides art on the series, which debuts on June 14.
Quarry’s War -- Written by Max Allan Collins, the creator of the Quarry novel series that was adapted into a lauded Cinemax show, the comics will explore Quarry’s time as a sniper in Vietnam. The artist on the series was not announced. It will hit stores in November.
Titan revealed the creative team behind their upcoming Tekken comic (see “'(Re)Assignment' and 'Tekken' Come to Comics”): writer Cavan Scott (Doctor Who, Vikings: Uprising) and artist Andie Tong (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles). The first issue will be in stores in May.Titan Preps New 'Robotech' Comics”). The rest of the creative team remains to be divulged. Sony is developing a live-action Robotech movie (see “Robotech Feature Moves to Sony”), and the studio has signed James Wan (The Conjuring, Furious 7, Aquaman) to direct (see “Director Signed for Aquaman & Robotech”).
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