Superstar Mirka Andolfo brings her signature style to Red Sonja!
Launch of a new flagship series in September
Few comic book creators have such diverse skills and passionate fans around the world as writer / artist Mirka Andolfo, and she is bringing that energy to She-Devil With a Sword for a new series kicking off this fall!
“Red Sonja is an amazing, multi-faceted character, and I loved her from the first moment,” said Mirka Andolfo. “When I was asked to try and make my own version of her, I immediately agreed.”
In La Sonja Rouge by Mirka Andolfo # 1, she launches a new “Mother” arc, tackling themes that fans of Mirka’s other works featuring strong female characters will recognize and immediately bond with. The story begins with a village in flames, set on fire by the dreaded Three-Eyed Shezem. Sonja arrives to find only one survivor, a young child with mysterious white tattoos. As they embark on an arduous journey through icy snow-capped plains and thick forests, the new companions will be faced with all manner of threats. On a quest for justice, as well as answers to the series’ many mysteries. Can Sonja save this child’s life and figure out what happened?
Mirka Andolfo is one of the biggest names in today’s prestigious Italian comic scene, and one of the most global, with many of her flagship works published abroad and beloved projects. with other companies. Hit independent titles like Mercy, unnatural, sweet and unsacred paprika attract countless fans with its memorable character design and storytelling. Additionally, she has worked on mainstream titles like Wonder Woman, Harley Quinn, Catwoman, Chaos!, and more.
Of course, no Mirka series is complete without her own wonderful art, and she leads a group of awesome cover artists to spoil fans and collectors alike. She is joined by Jay Anacleto, describing the genesis of the story on her cover. Joseph Michael Linsner, Erica D’Urso, Brett Booth, a cosplay cover with Tabitha Lyons, and a blank sketch cover complete it all.
For the new title Red Sonja, Andolfo is joined by co-writer Luca Blengino, colorist Chiara Di Francia, scholar Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou and editor-in-chief Nate Cosby. The manipulation of art is Giuseppe Cafaro (Six sacred), who has known Mirka since they studied art together in Naples.
SONJA RED # 1 BY MIRKA ANDOLFO is featured in the July 2021 Insights catalog from Diamond Comic Distributors, the leading source of merchandise for the specialty comic market, and scheduled for release in September 2021. Comic book fans are encouraged to pre-order copies of the number from their local comic book retailers. It will also be available for purchase by individual customers via digital platforms courtesy of Comixology, Kindle, iBooks, Google Play, Dynamite Digital, ComicsPlus, and more!
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