Y: The last man Writer Brian K. Vaughan, along with artist Fiona Staples, made a long-awaited announcement at Vaughan’s Spotlight Panel at New York Comic Con 2021 today. saga – their heartbreaking, twisted, sexy, violent, operatic space epic – will return to release after a lengthy hiatus in 2022.
“I really missed it, about the pages of. to get in touch with the readers saga“Staples said in a press release,” so I’m excited to roll up my sleeves and dive back into this world. The next arch already leads to places that I could never have imagined. “
saga has been a long-running hit in comic book stores and bookstores since it hit stalls in March 2012. But with saga No. 54, published July 2018, said Vaughan said the series has reached its midpoint and will be suspended indefinitely so that he and Staples could rest and focus on other projects. In the classic saga Style, even though you knew the series would be paused for years, saga # 54 still ended in sudden and devastating character death.
“I can’t thank the readers and retailers enough for their patience,” Vaughan said in a press release. “I think our next 54 issues are going to be even more shocking, weird and spectacular than the first 54, so we can’t wait to be back on the shelves of your local comic book shop soon.”
Image Comics also shared a first look at the long-awaited saga # 55: The cover with the well-known young character of Hazel (the narrator of the book) and two new adult faces.
saga No. 55 will be an extra long edition – 44 pages instead of the usual 22 – for the same price. The book will hit shelves on January 26, 2022.