Echolands, Volume 1 (Hardcover) (comics)
The story of Earth's last war starts withHope's sticky fingers... The multipleaward-winning Batwoman team, J. H.
WILLIAMS III (Promethea, The Sandman:Overture, Batman) and W. HADEN BLACKMAN (Star Wars, Elektra), reunites for anall-new ongoing series! They're joined once again by colorist supreme DAVESTEWART and master letterer TODD KLEIN. In abizarre future world that has forgotten its history, a reckless thief, HopeRedhood, holds the key to excavating its dark, strange past-if only sheand her crew can escape a tyrannical wizard and his unstoppable daughter.
Butfate will send them all on a path leading to a war between worlds. ECHOLANDS is a landscape format,mythic-fiction epic where anything is possible-a fast-paced genre mashupadventure that combines everything from horror movie vampires to classicmobsters and cyborg elves, to Roman demigods and retro rocket ships. It'sgoing to be a helluva ride!Early praise forECHOLANDS:"It's every fictionalworld, each with its own artistic style, intersecting and exploding with JHW3magic and crackle.
I can't wait to see where he and Haden Blackman are takingus-into a world in which anything can happen, and undoubtedly will."-Neil Gaiman"So complex and unique andexpertly executed it pushes the medium forward in new directions and leads toinvigorated interest in the medium of comics itself." -RobertKirkman"A dazzling, kinetic ride through anexquisitely realized fantasy world, bursting with graphic energy andexcitement." -DaveGibbons"Echolands' fallen fantasySan Francisco is painted as a monstrous blend of magic and technology, and readslike a blockbuster car chase." -Kyle Shutt (TheSword)"Getting an eyeful is a massiveunderstatement. I love looking at the drawings as they expand with more detailsemerging every time I look." -Debbie Harry (Blondie, Face It: AMemoir)