Dark Souls II has had a comic book announced for it and will be titled Dark Souls II: Into the Light.
The team at Namco are working with ome of the most exciting comic writers and artists in order to create one of the best comic books for one of the most anticipated titles of next year.
The comic book story takes place in the thrilling universe of the game. The story is written by Rob Williams and Andi Ewington with art provided by Simon Coleby.
Rob Williams – An acclaimed British-based comic book writer whose credits include Ghost Rider, Daken, Amazing Spider-Man, The Dark X-Men, Cla$$war, Star Wars Tales and the 2013 British Comic Award nominated Judge Dredd: Trifecta.
Simon Coleby – He is a British comic book artist who has worked for Marvel and 2000 AD. His credits include creating art for Judge Dredd, Rogue Trooper and the popular The Authority series from DC/Wildstorm. He also worked on the 2013 British Comic Award nominated Judge Dredd: Trifecta.
Andi Ewington – He is an up-and-coming writer whose breakthrough debut novel won critical acclaim from reviewers and fans alike, and has recently claimed a #1 Amazon UK Kindle Superhero bestseller spot. He was also named in WizardWorld on the rise for 2010.
All three authors were said to be excited to create the comics due to the Gothic environments, unworldly monsters, eldritch atmosphere, adventure and terror. Speaking about the story, they simply whispered ‘Before you venture into the darkness, pay heed to those who know what awaits within’.
The comic book will be available in January, 2014. Let us know your thoughts via the comment section below.