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Posted by Tim Smith on June 27, 2019 @ 10:16 pm CT
The 440-page omnibus collects issues #1-#5 of House of Glass, Fox Children, and Curse of Crows, and the one-shot Killing Monsters. The collection contains work by Paul Tobin (The Witcher), Joe Querio (The Witcher), Piotr Kowalski (Sex), Max Bertolini (The Witcher), Dave Johnson (100 Bullets), Stan Sakai (Usagi Yojimbo), Dan Panosian (Slots), Duncan Fegredo (MPH), and Simon Bisley (Lobo). The omnibus will feature annotations for the creators of the comics, a bonus sketchbook section and a cover by Mike Mignola (Hellboy).
The Witcher Omnibus softcover collection will be available on January 15 with a MSRP of $24.99.
Originally a fantasy novel series by Andrzej Sapkowski, The Witcher follows the journey of Geralt of Rivia, a Witcher and one of the last remaining monster hunters. The story has gone on to launch a multimedia franchise of video games, hobby games (see "Status Updates on ‘Cyberpunk Red’ and ‘The Witcher’ RPGs"), and a Netflix series staring Henry Cavill as Geralt (see "‘Swamp Thing’ Director, Superman for ‘The Witcher’, Tudyk get Villainous, DC Universe Launch Date, ‘Castlevania’ Poster, Disney OTT Price Tag").
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