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Bioware’s Anthem Gets a Comic Prequel from Dark Horse

In July, Dark Horse Books and BioWare announced they had formed an Anthem publishing program, beginning with The Art of Anthem, due to arrive February 26, 2019. Now, Dark Horse Comics has revealed more details on a three-issue comic miniseries that will serve as a prequel story to the highly anticipated game.

Penned by Alexander Freed and Mac Walters, with art by Eduardo Francisco, the Anthem comic series follows a boy named Kismet who is rescued from an ambush by Yarrow—one of the javelin pilots known as Freelancers. Now an orphan, Kismet and his adoptive sister Jani must build a better future for themselves, and humanity, in a world filled with danger.

Anthem #1 (of three) goes on sale February 27, 2019.

The Art of Anthem HC goes on sale February 26, 2019.