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NEWS WATCH: Beware of fierce enemies in your first look at DUNE: WATERS OF KANLY #3

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BOOM! Studios has unveiled a first look at DUNE: THE WATERS OF KANLY #3, the penultimate issue of a four-issue comic book series expanding on Frank Herbert’s rich Dune mythology, adapted and scripted by the authors at New York Times hit Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson, illustrated by artist Francesco Mortarino (Power Rangers), colored by Raúl Angulo (Go Go Power Rangers), and lettered by Ed Dukeshire (past and future), in partnership with Herbert Properties LLC and in full coordination with Abrams ComicArts, which released the first in a trilogy of graphic novel adaptations of Herbert’s original classic novel DUNE in fall 2020.

In the penultimate issue of Dune’s thrilling lore expansion, Gurney and the Smugglers have the opportunity to land a crucial blow against their bitter enemies. The problem is, will they be able to escape or will they face the deadly consequences of failure?

Created by visionary writer Frank Herbert, Dunes debuted in 1965, has sold millions of copies, and is arguably the most admired science fiction novel of all time. After winning the Hugo award and the first Nebula award, Dunes inspired a string of bestselling novels and led to multiple live-action adaptations, including Legendary Pictures’ upcoming feature film. The influence of Dunes extends far beyond the world of entertainment, with an incalculable influence on modern scientific thought on politics, religion, outer space, environmentalism, and more.

DUNE: THE WATERS OF KANLY #3 features a main and variant cover by renowned illustrator Christian Ward (something kills children) and variant covers by artists Junggeun Yoon (Magic) and Andrea Sorrentino (avengers).

DUNE: KANLY WATERS is the latest version of BOOM! Studios’ eponymous brand, home to critically acclaimed original series including BRZRKR by Keanu Reeves, Matt Kindt and Ron Garney; something kills children by James Tynion IV and Werther Dell’Edera; past and future by Kieron Gillen and Dan Mora; We only find them when they’re dead by Al Ewing and Simone Di Meo; seven secrets by Tom Taylor and Daniele Di Nicuolo; The many deaths of Laila Starr by Ram V and Filipe Andrade; Basil by Cullen Bunn and Jonas Scharf; Alice forever by Dan Panosian and Giorgio Spalletta; and Dark by Stephanie Phillips and Flaviano. The imprint also publishes popular licensed properties, including Dune: House Atreides by Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson and Dev Pramanik; Mighty Morphin and Power Rangers by Ryan Parrott, Mat Groom, Marco Renna and Moises Hidalgo; and Magic by Jed McKay and Ig Guara.


Printed copies of DUNE: WATERS OF KANLY #3 will be available July 13, 2022 at local comic book stores
(use comicshoplocator.com to find the one closest to you), or at BOOM! Studios online store. Digital copies can be purchased from content providers such as comiXology, iBooks, Google Play and Kindle.

For ongoing news on DUNEcomic books from BOOM! Studios, stay tuned to boom-studios.com and follow @boomstudios on Twitter.

NEWS WATCH: Bitter enemies beware when you get your first look at DUNE: WATERS OF KANLY #3

Author: Carlos Morales

As a born nerd, my love for comics, manga, anime, Buffy, Star Trek and all things geeky has happily led me here and to you.