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League of Legends: Ashe: Warmother Gets a Special Edition

Earlier this month, Marvel and Riot Games announced a collaboration to bring League of Legends stories to comics and graphic novels. This December, explore the world of Runeterra and access exclusive, never-before-seen content with League of Legends: Ashe: Warmother Special Edition #1!

Following the origin story of one of the first League of Legends champions, League of Legends: Ashe: Warmother Special Edition #1 will feature over 20 pages of extras, including artist layouts, inks, colors, character concepts, and a glossary to dive deeper into the action and learn more about the tribes of the Freljord: The Winter’s Claw, the Avarosan, and the Frostguard. League of Legends: Ashe: Warmother Special Edition #1 will also be localized in 20 languages for fans around the world to experience Ashe’s story.

League of Legends: Ashe: Warmother #1 will be released on digital platforms on December 19, with League of Legends: Ashe: Warmother Special Edition #1 on sale on the Marvel Comics App and Digital Comics Shop, Comixology, and Kindle devices. A graphic novel collecting League of Legends: Ashe: Warmother will be released later in May 2019.

Preorder League of Legends: Ashe: Warmother Special Edition #1 digitally starting December 5! It’s written by Odin Austin Shafer with art by Nina Vakueva, and lettering by Cardinal Rae.

Marvel and Riot Games Team Up to Publish League of Legends Graphic Novels!

Marvel Entertainment and Riot Games hae announced a collaboration that will bring League of Legends stories to comics and graphic novels!

Kicking off with League of Legends: Ashe: Warmother – an origin story of one of the first League of Legends champions – players and comic fans alike will explore the world of Runeterra and dive into stories about their favorite characters. League of Legends: Ashe: Warmother issues will be released monthly on digital platforms beginning December 19, followed by a graphic novel published by Marvel and Riot in May 2019.

Raised in the savage wilds of the north, Ashe is an Iceborn, a warrior gifted with a magical connection to her frozen homeland–and burdened by her mother’s fanatical expectations. When they set out on a dangerous quest for the truth behind an ancient myth, bonds are broken, secrets come to light, and Runeterra is forever changed. Will young Ashe become the leader her people need? Or is destiny merely an empty dream?

League of Legends: Ashe: Warmother will feature the comics debut of Riot Games writer Odin Austin Shafer, along with stunning artwork by The Russ Manning Most Promising Newcomer Award-nominee Nina Vakueva and lettering by Cardinal Rae.

League of Legends Pop! Vinyls, Pre-Order Them Now!

Riot Games and Funko team up to bring the League of Legends POP! Vinyl figure collection to GameStop stores this summer, including the GameStop exclusive League of Legends Collector’s Box. Beginning today at 12:00 p.m. Pacific time, League fans can pre-order the Collector’s Box for $24.99 exclusively at GameStop stores and online to receive:

Limited edition Amumu POP! Vinyl figureMini Lucian figureThresh Pocket POP! keychainOne of two Mystery Mini Poro three pack

Additionally, GameStop customers can also pre-order the upcoming line of League of Legends POP! vinyl figures, featuring six champions: Ashe, Lee Sin, Thresh, Braum, Jinx, and Vi. Will you choose Vi the Piltover Enforcer, Braum the Heart of the Freljord, Jinx the Loose Cannon, Lee Sin the Blind Monk, Ashe the Frost Archer, or Thresh the Chain Warden?

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It’s new comic book day tomorrow! What’s everyone excited for? We’ll have our picks in a couple of hours, but until then, here’s come comic book news and reviews from around the web.

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KSL – Former LDS missionary creates graphic novel based on experience – This sounds really interesting.

Kotaku – Monstress Is A Gorgeous Comic Book About Racism, War and Slavery – Amazing firs issue.

CBR – The CW Orders Six Additional “iZombie” Episodes – Excellent!

Colorado Public Radio – How Comic Books Help Some Colorado Inmates Gain New Skills – Very interesting.

Kotaku – Mechanised League Of Legends Cosplay – This is amazing.

Over Mental – The Annotated Adventure Time: The Tarotic Journey in “Stakes” Pts. I & II  – For Adventure Time fans, a must read!

 

Around the Tubes Reviews

CBR – Captain America: Sam Wilson #3

Newsarama – Dark Knight III: The Master Race #1

CBR – Dark Knight III: The Master Race #1

CBR – First Man: Reimagining Matthew Henson

CBR – Jem and the Holograms #9

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The weekend is here (and it’s a long one).  I can finally catch up with the comics I’ve neglected to read and review… yay!

SOPA/PIPA News:

Mashable – Nuke the Net: How to Get the Mainstream Talking About the Dangers of SOPA

Mashable – SOPA Sponsor Has a Copyright Violation of His Own

Mashable – Soapy: Can This Plug-In Kill SOPA?

GamePolitics – President Obama’s Hard Choice on SOPA, PIPA

GamePolitics – Runic Games Opposes SOPA

GamePolitics – Notch: ‘No Sane Person Can Support SOPA’

Kotaku – Sega Customer Support Has a Bizarre Take on SOPA

Kotaku – League of Legends Wants to Destroy SOPA

 

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CBLDF – CBLDF Now Hiring: Office Manager – Great org, go apply!

Bleeding Cool – What Might A Conservative Comic Book Look Like? – Interesting….

 

Around the Tubes Reviews:

IGN – Comic Book Reviews for 1/11/12