Today, BOOM! Studios under license by Hasbro, Inc. and in partnership with Wizards of the Coast LLC, announced the first look at Magic: The Hidden Planeswalker #3, the latest issue in the four-issue comic book series from comic book and screenwriter Mairghread Scott (Transformers, Guardians of the Galaxy), artists Fabiana Mascolo (Firefly: Brand New ‘Verse), Kath Lobo (Power Rangers Universe), Roberta Ingranata (Dr. Who), French Carlomagno (Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance), and Mariano Taibo (Dune: House Atreides) with Lea Caballero, colorist Francesco Segala (All-New Firefly) with Gloria Martinelli, and letterer Ed Dukeshire, about the deadly Liliana Vess and the hidden planeswalker she discovers who will change the fate of the entire multiverse forever, available in June 2022.
Lilianna brings the recently-awakened Planeswalker Isona Maive back to Strixhaven, where her unique powers stun even the world-class magic scholars! However, something makes Liliana uneasy about this mysterious young woman, and with ancient forces circling, Liliana finds herself at the crossroads of an interplanar decision. All the while, the scheming Master of Metal, Tezzeret, may have his own plans for the Planeswalker and her home plane…
Magic: The Hidden Planeswalker #3 features main and variant cover art by acclaimed artist Karen S. Darboe (Bloodline: the Daughter of Blade) as well as a set of connecting variant cover art by award-winning illustrator Miguel Mercado (Mighty Morphin, Power Rangers), and variant covers by star artists E.M. Gist (Conan the Barbarian), and Yanick Paquette (Wonder Woman) with Mat Lopes.
Magic is the newest release from BOOM! Studios’ eponymous imprint, home to critically acclaimed original series, including BRZRKR by Keanu Reeves, Matt Kindt, and Ron Garney; Proctor Valley Road by Grant Morrison, Alex Child, and Naomi Franquiz; We Only Find Them When They’re Dead by Al Ewing and Simone Di Meo; Seven Secrets by Tom Taylor and Daniele Di Nicuolo; Something is Killing the Children by James Tynion IV and Werther Dell’Edera; Once & Future by Kieron Gillen and Dan Mora; The Many Deaths of Laila Starr by Ram V and Filipe Andrade; Eve by Victor LaValle and Jo Mi-Gyeong; Grim by Stephanie Phillips and Flaviano; and Alice Ever After by Dan Panosian and Giorgio Spalletta. The imprint also publishes popular licensed properties, including Dune: House Atreides from Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson, and Dev Pramanik; Mighty Morphin and Power Rangers from Ryan Parrott, Marco Renna, and Francesco Mortarino; and Magic from Jed McKay and Ig Guara.
Print copies of Magic: The Hidden Planewalker #3 will be available for sale on June 22, 2022, exclusively at local comic book shops or at the BOOM! Studios webstore. Digital copies can be purchased from content providers, including comiXology, iBooks, Google Play, and Kindle.
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