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BOOM! Studios Gets Dangerous With Darkwing Duck
He is the terror that flaps in the night. He is the super-hero that is about to make his return. He is... Darkwing Duck! Offered in the upcoming April PREVIEWS, Disney and BOOM! Studios herald the triumphant comeback of the beloved Disney Afternoon star with Darkwing Duck: The Duck Knight Returns. Lanchpad McQuack, Gosalyn Mallard, and the fiercest of Darkwing's rogue gallery all join the daring duck of mystery in an all-new, completely original four-issue mini-series.
Whether you're a Darkwing fan from the hit TV show or want to discover this cherished animated character for the first time, this new mini-series delivers all the madcap adventurous spirit that made a fan out of millions!
Written by Ian Brill (Zombie Tales) and James Silvani (Muppet King Arthur), the mini-series sees Darkwing’s city of St. Canard under the control of a mysterious corporation. Darkwing has been out of commission for some time, but when his friends and family are under attack... you better watch out you bad boys! Darkwing fights new villains as well as old, for Megavolt, Quackerjack, Liquidator, and Bushroot are on the loose!
"It's such a dream to bring back Darkwing, a favorite of mine and millions of other's," says series writer Brill. "Everyone involved in this book are working tirelessly to make sure this comic has the same feel of anarchic fun of the TV series, while still presenting a whole new adventure in the life of Darkwing."
Debuting in 1991 as a spin-off of the hugely popular DuckTales, Darkwing Duck brought super-hero action and excitement to Saturday mornings and the Disney Afternoon animation block, captivating viewers for years. Shown around the world, Darkwing Duck is still a fan-favorite of pop culture fans everywhere.
Darkwing Duck: The Duck Knight Returns #1 is written by Ian Brill with interior art by James Silvani. The debut issue will be offered in April's PREVIEWS and features two covers in a 50/50 split by Magic Eye Studios and Silvani respectively, plus a 1-in-10 incentive cover by Silvani and Jake Myler.