The official comic convention season opens this weekend with Emerald City Comic Con in Seattle, and publishers are kicking it off with a round of announcements of new children’s comics and graphic novels. Here’s a look at the latest:Dark Horse to Publish ‘Mysticons’ Graphic Novels”). Produced by Canadian animation studio Nelvana, Mysticons stars four ordinary girls who are transformed into the Mysticons, given special weapons and powers and tasked with fighting evil in the magical world of Gemina. The second season of Mysticons just started on Nicktoons and will debut on Canada’s YTV Network on April 8. Writer Kate Leth (Patsy Walker aka Hellcat), artist Megan Levens (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), and colorist Marissa Louise (Wonder Woman Annual) will reunite to create the graphic novels. In the first volume, the Mysticons will pursue evil biker twins who have wreaking havoc in the streets of Drake City. Mysticons, Volume One, is planned as an 80-page graphic novel with an MSRP of $10.99 with a release date of August 8. ’Clueless’ Comes to Comics”) with Clueless: Last Summer, which is planned for a Fall 2018 release under the BOOM! Box imprint. With the same creative team of co-writers Amber Benson (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) and Sarah Kuhn (Heroine Complex) and artist Siobhan Keenan (Adventure Time), the new comic will follow the adventures of Cher, Dionne, and Tai on their last summer before college. The Asian-American character Summer, who was part of Cher’s circle in the film (where she was played by Nicole Bilderback) will get a larger role in the new comic, according to Kuhn.
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