Th3rd World Studios – Finding Gossamyr Announcement
Th3rd World Studios is following our hit, NY Times Bestselling series THE STUFF OF LEGEND with a brand new, all-ages, fantasy series called FINDING GOSSAMYR. The new title is sure to appeal to existing fans of THE STUFF OF LEGEND as well as anyone interested in other top, all-ages series like AMULET and BONE.
FINDING GOSSAMYR was paired with THE STUFF OF LEGEND for Th3rd World’s 2012 Free Comic Book Day offering and debuted to record breaking numbers for the studio. Reports from across the nation made mention of its quick disappearance, including one retailer easily going through 1000 copies. The series preview also met with high praise from a number of news outlets and bloggers.
MTV Geek said of the Free Comic Book Day preview, “purposely evokes the excitement and humanity of a Pixar movie and actually nails it…”
Comics Bulletin called the series, “original, intriguing and fraught with all sorts of narrative possibilities.”
Both FINDING GOSSSAMYR (MAY121282) and the new 260 page THE STUFF OF LEGEND Hardcover Omnibus (0983216193) are available for pre-order right now in Previews(July Release).
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Diamond Order Code: MAY121282The hit Free Comic Book Day series continues here. When a brilliant young boy named Denny solves the most perplexing puzzle in the history of mankind, he and his caretaker sister, Jenna, are transported to the fantastic land of Gossamyr, where math is magic and the boy’s unique condition gives him incredible power.
Diamond Order Code: MAY121284This hardcover collection brings together the first two volumes of the New York Times bestselling graphic novel The Stuff of Legend, The Dark and The Jungle, in one beautiful 260-page edition. As Allied forces fight the enemy on Europe’s war-torn beaches, another battle begins in a child’s bedroom in Brooklyn when the nightmarish Boogeyman snatches a boy and takes him to the realm of the Dark. The child’s playthings, led by the toy soldier known as the Colonel, band together to stage a daring rescue. On their perilous mission they will confront the boy’s bitter and forgotten toys, as well as betrayal in their own ranks. The Stuff of Legend is a haunting and ultimately redemptive tale of loyalty, camaraderie, and perseverance.