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Review: Lastman Book 1

Adrian Velba has trained for the Valley of the Kinds tournament. Unfortunately, his partner had to drop out. Luckily, the mysterious Richard Aldana has stepped in. But who is Aldana and where did he come from?

Lastman Book 1 collects the first two volumes of the series.

Story: Michaël Sanlaville, Bastien Vivès, Balak
Art: Michaël Sanlaville, Bastien Vivès
Translation: Edward Gauvin

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Lastman’s third installment is out July 2023 from Skybound

Skybound has announced the release of the epic third installment of the Lastman series from the powerhouse team of Balak, Michaël Sanlaville, and Bastien VivèsLastman Book Three, containing volumes 5 + 6 of the original French series, will be available everywhere in July 2023.  

Skybound’s editions of Lastman will collect the action-packed series as a complete set in English for the first time, featuring full color pages to open each volume that will be followed by striking black and white pages. Each of the six Lastman books will feature all-new remastered translations and backmatter including additional series art. 

Until now, the Valley of Kings has been sheltered in relative peace. But when Richard Aldana creates a breach in the Rift, can Adrian and Marianne fix it before the Valley of the Kings erupts into absolute chaos?  

Skybound’s complete series remastering of the critically acclaimed fight comic kicks off in November 2022 with Lastman Book One, which contains volumes 1 + 2 of the original French series and a new foreword by Robert Kirkman. Lastman Book Two, collecting volumes 3 + 4 of the original French series, will follow in March 2023.  

Lastman Book Three will be available at comic book shops and digital platforms including Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, comiXology, and Google Play on Wednesday, July 19, 2023 and everywhere books are sold on Tuesday, July 25, 2023. 

Lastman Book Three

Exclusive: Get a new look at Lastman Book One

Skybound has revealed a new preview of Lastman Book One and we have an exclusive first look! The volume kicks off the complete series remastering of the critically acclaimed French fight comic in November 2022. Lastman Book One contains volumes 1 + 2 of the original French series and a new foreword by Robert Kirkman.

Skybound’s editions of Lastman will collect the action-packed series by Balak, Michaël Sanlaville, and Bastien Vivès as a complete set in English for the first time, featuring full color pages to open each volume that will be followed by distinct black and white pages. Each of the six books will feature all-new remastered translations and backmatter including additional series art.

Adrian Velba has trained all year to fight in the Valley of Kings’ legendary tournament. However, despite his ambition, he has no chance of winning. Not only is his partner unable to compete, but at 12 years old, Adrian is the longest of longshots. That is, until a mysterious, powerful stranger enters town, offering to join forces with Adrian. But who is Richard Aldana? And why in a world of magic does he rely solely on his fists?

Lastman Book One will be available at comic book shops and digital platforms including Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, comiXology, and Google Play on Wednesday, November 9, 2022 and everywhere books are sold on Tuesday, November 15, 2022. Skybound recently announced Lastman Book Two, containing volumes 3 + 4 of the original French series, will be published in March 2023.

Lastman Book One

Skybound reveals newly remastered pages from Lastman Book One!

Skybound has unveiled a new look at Lastman Book One, which kicks off the complete series remastering of the critically acclaimed French fight comic in November 2022. Lastman Book One contains volumes 1 + 2 of the original French series and a new foreword by Robert Kirkman. Skybound’s preview showcases the first appearance of the mysterious Richard Aldana.  

Skybound’s editions of Lastman will collect the action-packed series by Balak, Michaël Sanlaville, and Bastien Vivès as a complete set in English for the first time, featuring full color pages to open each volume that will be followed by striking black and white pages. Each of the six books will feature all-new remastered translations and backmatter including additional series art.  

Adrian Velba has trained all year to fight in the Valley of Kings’ legendary tournament. However, despite his ambition, he has no chance of winning. Not only is his partner unable to compete, but at 12 years old, Adrian is the longest of longshots. That is, until a mysterious, powerful stranger enters town, offering to join forces with Adrian. But who is Richard Aldana? And why in a world of magic does he rely solely on his fists?  

Lastman Book One will be available at comic book shops and digital platforms including Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, comiXology, and Google Play on Wednesday, November 9, 2022 and everywhere books are sold on Tuesday, November 15, 2022. 

Skybound recently announced Lastman Book Two, containing volumes 3 + 4 of the original French series, will be published in March 2023.

Lastman Book One

Skybound announces Lastman Book 2 arrives March 2023

Skybound has announced the release date and details on the second installment of the Lastman series from Balak, Michaël Sanlaville, and Bastien VivèsLastman Book Two, containing volumes 3 + 4 of the original French series, is set to launch in March 2023.  

Skybound’s editions of Lastman will collect the action-packed series as a complete set in English for the first time, featuring full color pages to open each volume that will be followed by striking black and white pages. Each of the six books will feature all-new remastered translations and backmatter including additional series art. 

Against all odds, Adrian Velba has won the Valley of Kings’ tournament…but has been betrayed by his partner, Richard Aldana! Now the hunt is on, as Adrian and his mother Marianne must travel through the Rift into unknown lands to find Richard…and will soon discover that nothing is as they expected. 

Skybound’s complete series remastering of the critically acclaimed fight comic kicks off in November 2022 with Lastman Book One, which contains volumes 1 + 2 of the original French series and a new foreword by Robert Kirkman. 

Lastman Book Two will be available at comic book shops and digital platforms including Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, comiXology, and Google Play on Wednesday, March 15, 2023 and everywhere books are sold on Tuesday, March 21, 2023. 

Lastman Book Two

Lastman Heads from First Second to Skybound

Image Comics and Skybound have announced that the critically acclaimed French fight comic Lastman will be published beginning in Fall 2022. These editions will collect the action-packed series by Balak, Michaël Sanlaville, and Bastien Vivès as a complete set in English for the first time, and will feature all-new translations remastered as the creators originally intended. The books will also include backmatter featuring additional series art and true to the original French editions, full-color pages at the start of each volume. Lastman Book One, containing volumes 1 + 2 of the original French series and a new foreword by Robert Kirkman, is set to launch in November 2022.

The series had previously been released in English in six volumes published by First Second, the complete series has yet to be published in English. The series ran for twelve volumes before ending.

Adrian Velba has trained all year to fight in the Valley of Kings’ legendary tournament. However, despite his ambition, he has no chance of winning. Not only is his partner unable to compete, but at 12 years old, Adrian is the longest of longshots. That is, until a mysterious, powerful stranger enters town, offering to join forces with Adrian. But who is Richard Aldana? And why in a world of magic does he rely solely on his fists?

Lastman Book One will be available at  comic book shops  and digital platforms including Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, and Google Play on Wednesday, November 9, 2022 and everywhere books are sold on Tuesday, November 15, 2022. 

Lastman Vol. 1