eigoMANGA has announced that the comic book publishing company will release the graphic novel based on the upcoming stealth action video game Winter Ember to bookstores on April 25, 2022. The has released Chapter 0 of Winter Ember as the first installment of an eight-part digital comic book series on December 20, 2021. The Winter Ember video game is an immersive stealth action game developed by Sky Machine Studios and published by Blowfish Studios.
The video game is set in a Victorian world that follows the adventures of Arthur Artorias, a faceless man in pursuit of answers and revenge. In the graphic novel, Arthur is a man stripped of his past, tortured, and forced to escape into isolation. Thought to be dead, he returns eight years later a changed man, disfigured, seeking answers, and pursuing revenge in the fictional city of Anargal. In Winter Ember Chapter 0, Artorias lives a care-free aristocrat life until a foreboding message from his father triggers a tragic event that forever changes everything for him and his family.
Winter Ember is written by the acclaimed Kevin Grevioux, creator of the Underworld Series and I-Frankenstein film franchises. Grevioux is also a prolific comic book writer credited for works such as Marvel’s Amazing Spider-Man, New Warriors, Young Avengers, as well as DC’s Cyborg, Variant’s Bloodshot among others. The artwork is produced by Chris Awayan who has illustrated the Indestructible comic book series. Ben Herrera is the cover artist, Emmanuel Ordaz Torres is the colorist, and Justin Burich is the letterer.