A Third Volume of BOOM! Studios' Jim Henson's The Storyteller Coming in December
A third volume of BOOM! Studios' Jim Henson's The Storyteller anthology title has been announced, subtitled Giants. With original stories as well as retelling of folktales, Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Giants begins in December with an adaptation of "the Peach's Son" by writer/artist Conor Nolan.
Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Giants #1 (of 4) Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Writer: Conor Nolan Artist: Conor Nolan Cover artist: Conor Nolan Format: 32 pages, full color Price: $3.99 On sale: December 7, 2016
Synopsis: Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Giants is a collection of mythic tales of when giants roamed the Earth, inspired by folklore from around the world and told in the spirit of Jim Henson’s beloved television series.
In this first issue, rising newcomer Conor Nolan reimagines the “The Peach’s Son,” a Japanese tale of a giant who was raised by humans but never accepted by them. When a nearby village is overrun with evil beings, the giant will take a chance tobe a hero and prove himself to be part of the community he calls home.
Upcoming issues will include stories by Brandon Dayton, Jared Cullum, and Feifei Ruan.