BOOM! Studios will release The Realist: Plug and Play
, a new volume from the creator of the Eisner Award-winning The Realist
, in April 2017 under its Archaia imprint, the company told ICv2. Collecting the weekly autobiographical webcomic by Isreali cartoonist Asaf Hanuka and first published in France, this new volume will be a mix of pathos and politics, as Hanuka plumbs the depths of existence with “humor and melancholy, imagination, and quiet desperation.” The Realist: Plug and Play
will be a 112-page 6.875” x 10.25” full color hardcover for $24.99.
, the first volume from Asaf Hanuka, won the Eisner Award for Best U.S. Edition of International Material this year (see “Image, Drawn & Quarterly Dominate Eisners