Humanoids' Holiday 2014
New Worlds & Expanded Universes
Published: 11/05/2013, Last Updated: 11/06/2013 04:33am
First up is The Ring of the Seven Worlds. Written by Gabriele Clima and Giovanni Gualdoni with art by Matteo Piana and Davide Turotti, The Ring is the English-language edition collecting stories originally published in France between 2003 and 2012. Science fiction meets manga in this innovative story of multidimensional travel, interstellar warfare, and teenage adventure. Available on November 20th, The Ring of the Seven Worlds is a 236-page color hardcover at $29.99.
Also by Gabus and Reutimann is the second installment of District 14, simply titled Season 2. The 360-page sequel is black and white and retails for $39.95. There is not, however, a specific release date.
Last, Humanoids will publish the second to the last volume in its deluxe format edition re-release of The Incal. Arriving on November 20, The Fifth Essence: Part One The Dreaming Galaxy is a 48 page, full-color hardcover and will retail for $79.95. Like the previous volumes, The Fifth Essence is a limited and numbered edition of 999 copies.
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