The hit series Saga will return after a two-and-a-half-year hiatus this January 2022 as component of Photo Comics 30th-anniversary event. Author Brian K. Vaughan as well as artist Fiona Staples have announced the series will return to with Saga 55 on January 26, 2022.
Apart from my own family members, collaborating with Fiona Staples on Saga is the most crucial thing in my life, so I can t thank viewers as well as retailers enough for their perseverance, Vaughan states in the statement. I believe our following 54 issues will certainly be even a lot more stunning, unusual, as well as spectacular than the very first 54, so we can not wait to be back on the racks at your local comic store soon.
That s right – as pointed out in 2018, Vaughan and also Staples prepare for Saga to compete 108 problems, implying we re currently just at the middle in their general planned story. The very first 54 concerns are readily available currently as Saga: Compedium Quantity 1.
I have actually really missed connecting with viewers with the pages of Saga, so I m enjoyed roll up my sleeves and also study this world again, states Staples. The next arc is currently going areas I never envisioned. I m so grateful that we have the ability to keep doing this!
Saga is a science-fantasy series adhering to a Romeo & Juliet-esque duo of Alana and Marko, 2 individuals from opposing sides in an extraterrestrial battle that has taken place for generations. They re fleeing the struggle – and also numerous in their cultures that revile them – along with their baby daughter Hazel, who narrates the series in retrospect.
January 26 s Saga 55 will be double-sized (44 web pages), but will certainly maintain the collection $2.99 price point it has carried considering that its 2012 debut – an abnormality provided the basic cost for most equally sized comics are $3.99 to $4.99.
Vaughn and Staples have actually also made a decision to avoid variant covers or newfangled renumbering.
Saga launched at Picture during the company s 20th wedding anniversary in 2012, so it appears more than fitting that the collection is going back to stores just in time for our 30th anniversary following year, says Photo Comics/ CEO/publisher-co-owner Eric Stephenson. I can think about few better methods to commemorate what Picture is everything about than by welcoming back one of the most extraordinary storytelling groups in comics history as they start the 2nd half of a true epic-in-the-making.
Saga s return joins a growing range of projects in 2022 for Photo Comics 30th anniversary including an Authorities Picture Comic Books Timeline, and also the return of ShadowHawk, Darkness, and Witchblade.
Saga 55 takes place sale on January 26, 2022.