Internationally acclaimed comics writer Rob Williams (Amazing Spider-Man, Adventures of Superman) and artist Ben Willsher (2000 AD, Doctor Who Magazine) are the team behind the brand new Roy of the Rovers graphic novels, beginning with Roy of the Rovers: Kick-Off, to be released 6 September 2018.
Best-selling children’s author Tom Palmer (Football Academy, Foul Play) takes the lead on Roy of the Rovers: Scouted, Rebellion’s first foray into middle grade fiction, to be released 4 October 2018.
· Rebellion to launch a brand new, rebooted Roy of the Rovers in 2018.
· Leading British comic talent Rob Williams and Ben Willsher are the creative team behind new
· Roy of the Rovers graphic novels.
· Best-selling British children’s author Tom Palmer to write Roy of the Rovers middle grade fiction.
· Publishing plan includes three 56 page hardback graphic novels per football season, launching in September 2018, January 2019 and April 2019.
· Middle grade illustrated fiction titles to be released alongside the graphic novels, launching in October 2018 and following on in February 2019 and May 2019.