Media release — Steve Skroce (WE STAND ON GUARD, Wolverine, outstanding Spider-Man) will release MAESTROS, VOL. 1—collecting the very first seven problems of his dark fantasy series—this October from picture Comics. Nominated for an Eisner award in the very best new series category, MAESTROS is richly layered as well as deeply irreverent.
The Maestro as well as his entire royal household have been murdered. Now, his eradicated kid from earth will inherit the Wizard King’s throne—along with a spell that turns its individual into God. With enemies everywhere, will this Orlando-born millennial be able to keep his new magic kingdom?
MAESTROS, VOL. 1 TP (Diamond code: AUG180164, ISBN: 978-1-5343-0673-8) will be offered in comic book stores on Wednesday, October 31st. The final buy cutoff for comics merchants is Monday, September 17th.
It will be offered in bookstores on Tuesday, November 6th as well as can be pre-ordered by means of Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books-a-Million, Indiebound, as well as Indigo.
Select praise for MAESTROS:
“Part Harry Potter, part heavy metal (with perhaps a dash of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 in there for great measure), MAESTROS pairs magic with a few of the essential moral concerns of our collective moment.” —Comic book Resources
“MAESTROS is a masterpiece, with one of the very best very first problems I’ve ever read. Steve is somehow an even higher writer than he is an artist. get prepared for your new preferred comic.” —Brian K. Vaughan
“The art: this is what got me to pick up this book. The visuals are incredible. I haven’t seen art this in-depth considering that I encountered the work of Geoff Darrow years ago.”
“I’m loving this story as well as discover it to be a genuinely original as well as engaging concept. It’s well written, full of likeable characters—yes, even the baddies are likeable—and the art speaks for itself.” —Impulse Gamer
“Steve Skroce continues to amaze as well as influence me. He pushes himself as well as the medium of comics past the four-color as well as into the technicolor. There is a Maestro behind MAESTROS.” —Geof Darrow
“A beautifully drawn book pulsing with details you can’t imagine, featuring wizardry cloaked in a sheen of sarcastic sleaze.” —The Oregonian
“This acerbic book promises to be a great balance to all the a lot more severe fantasy stories in comics ideal now, as well as that it looks great while doing it is icing on the cake.” —Uproxx
“Skroce’s professional sequential storytelling as well as in-depth style are a unusual treat, as well as the chance to see him drawing precisely what he pleases is the type of comics serendipity that only the creator-owned realm can offer.” —Paste Magazine
“With MAESTROS, Skroce demonstrates his true professional level conducting skills at weaving together a story as well as artwork that leave the mind yearning for more.”
“MAESTROS brings new life to the fantasy genre, as well as is without concern one of the very best comic books offered today. 10/10!” —AiPT!
“MAESTROS is a Skroce Hadron Collider where panel-packed action slams into his wicked sense of humor releasing a few of the most original as well as gleeful fun comics has seen in some time.” —Lana Wachowski, co-creator of The Matrix as well as Sense8
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