Science-fiction and fantasy collide in the first volume of Image Comics’ “Dissonance”
If you want some heavy, thoughtful science-fiction, then look no further than Image Comics’ Dissonance. Combining sci-fi, fantasy, family drama, and religious allusions, the series takes a more cerebral approach to the genre while giving the reader plenty to think about. The first four issues of the series will be collected this fall, so it’s the perfect jumping on point if you’re at all curious. Check out the details below.
DISSONANCE, VOL. 1: A FANTASY DRAMA IN A SCI-FI WORLD LIKE NO OTHER Collects issues #1-4
PORTLAND, OR, 07/30/2018 — Designer Melita Curphy, co-writers Singgih Nugroho and Ryan Cady, and artist Sami Basri (Batgirl, WITCHBLADE) will release DISSONANCE, VOL. 1 this September from Image Comics/Top Cow.
In DISSONANCE, a strange, alternate world is populated by powerful human-spirit hybrids called Fantasmen. Folke and Roisia Herviett, two siblings with opposing worldviews, are challenged to prove their worth to fill their parents’ leadership in a devious group that secretly rules the planet. Meanwhile, Seraphim, a Fantasmen warrior guard, is sent to prevent a catastrophic event from affecting the Earth and its own universe.
Dissonance, Vol. 1 will hit comic shops on September 12 and other retailers September 18.