Discover New Enemies as Bobbie and Avasarala Face Certain Death in February 2021
LOS ANGELES, CA (February 4, 2021) – BOOM! Studios revealed today a first look at THE EXPANSE #3, the latest issue of the four-issue limited comic book series from writer Corinna Bechko (Green Lantern: Earth One), artist Alejandro Aragon (Resonant), colorist Francesco Segala (Firefly) and letterer Ed Dukeshire (Once & Future), which is set between Season 4 and the fifth season of the Amazon Prime Video hit television series, The Expanse, available in comic shops February 17, 2021.
Bobbie has fallen for the same bait that has taken down so many before her, but have her enemies trapped her… or are they trapped with her? Meanwhile, Avasarala has been left for dead… and her last hope is a distress call traveling across the stars quickly enough.
The Hugo award-winning series, based on the hugely popular science fiction novels by James S.A. Corey, was developed and scripted by the Academy Award nominated writing duo Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby who executive produce the series alongside Naren Shankar, Andrew Kosove, Broderick Johnson, Laura Lancaster, Sharon Hall, Sean Daniel and Jason Brown of Hivemind, Daniel Abraham, Ty Franck and Dan Nowak. Shankar serves as showrunner for all seasons. The Expanse is produced by Alcon Television Group, a division of Alcon Entertainment.
All five seasons of The Expanse are available to watch now on Prime Video, with the anticipated finale of season five airing February 3, 2021. Amazon recently announced a pick up for Season Six which will begin filming this year.
THE EXPANSE is the newest release from BOOM! Studios’ eponymous imprint, home to critically acclaimed original series, including BRZRKR by Keanu Reeves, Matt Kindt, and Ron Garney; We Only Find Them When They’re Dead by Al Ewing and Simone Di Meo; Seven Secrets by Tom Taylor and Daniele Di Nicuolo; Something is Killing the Children by James Tynion IV and Werther Dell’Edera; Once & Future by Kieron Gillen and Dan Mora; Faithless by Brian Azzarello and Maria Llovet; and the upcoming Proctor Valley Road by Grant Morrison, Alex Child, and Naomi Franquiz. The imprint also publishes popular licensed properties including Dune: House Atreides by Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson, and Dev Pramanik; Buffy the Vampire Slayer from Jordie Bellaire and David López, Firefly from Greg Pak, Lalit Kumar Sharma & Daniel Bayliss, Mighty Morphin and Power Rangers from Ryan Parrott, Marco Renna, and Francesco Mortarino, and the upcoming Magic series from Jed MacKay and Ig Guara.
Print copies of THE EXPANSE #3, featuring main cover art by W. Scott Forbes (Firefly), as well as variant cover art by Tigh Walker (Venom: Annual) and Priscilla Petraites (Rat Queens) with colors by Marco Lesko, will be available February 17, 2021 exclusively at local comic book shops (use comicshoplocator.com to find the nearest one) or at the BOOM! Studios webstore. Digital copies can be purchased from content providers like comiXology, iBooks, Google Play, and Madefire.
For continuing news on THE EXPANSE comic book series and more from BOOM! Studios, stay tuned to www.boom-studios.com and follow @boomstudios on Twitter.