LOS ANGELES, CA (October 15, 2018) – BOOM! Studios and WWE today unveiled a new look at WWE: UNDERTAKER, the all-new original graphic novel exploring the career of the legendary Superstar, considered one of the greatest performers in WWE history.
Available in stores beginning later this month, WWE: UNDERTAKER delivers a new look at the unrivaled career of The Undertaker, with new surprises and revelations from novelist, journalist, and combat sports expert Chad Dundas (author of the Boston Globe Book of The Year Champion of the World) and artist Rodrigo Lorenzo (WWE).
WWE: UNDERTAKER features a stunning cover by artist Oliver Barrett, whose work has been featured by ESPN, Mondo, The Atlantic, Men’s Health, and more.
“As fans all over the world were reminded this month, there’s never been anyone in WWE quite like The Undertaker,” said Chris Rosa, Editor, BOOM! Studios. “It’s been an honor to work with Chad and Rodrigo to chronicle the untold story of the Phenom’s life, from his history with Paul Bearer and Kane, to his unforgettable battles with the greatest legends in WWE.”
WWE: UNDERTAKER is the latest release from BOOM! Studios’ eponymous imprint, home to a world-class group of licensed comic book series and ambitious original series, including Joss Whedon’s Firefly and Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Planet of the Apes, Bone Parish, Mech Cadet Yu, Grass Kings, and Klaus.
Print copies of WWE: UNDERTAKER will be available for sale on October 31st at local comic book shops (use comicshoplocator.com to find the nearest one) and on November 6th at bookstores or at the BOOM! Studios webstore. Digital copies can be purchased from content providers, including comiXology, iBooks, Google Play, and the BOOM! Studios app.
Download the full preview here: WWE: UNDERTAKER – PREVIEW
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