Welcome to “The Time of Man” in a first look at new “Planet of the Apes” series

Welcome to “The Time of Man” in a first look at new “Planet of the Apes” series

Kick off your weekend with a first look at the upcoming special Planet of the Apes: The Time of Man #1 from BOOM! Studios.  With stories from top talent like Dan Abnett and David F. Walker and art from the likes of George Schall and Morgan Beem, the one-shot is sure to be something that no Apes fan will want to pass up.  There will be stories set in both the original and modern film series continuities, so there’s something for everyone here.  Check it out below.

Per BOOM!: 

Your First Look at PLANET OF THE APES: THE TIME OF MAN #1
Discover Another Side of The War in Both The Original & New Series Canon in October 2018

 LOS ANGELES, CA (September 28, 2018) – BOOM! Studios today unveiled a first look at PLANET OF THE APES: THE TIME OF MAN #1, an all-new special on-sale in October and celebrating the franchise’s historic 50th Anniversary in partnership with 20th Century Fox Consumer Products, with new stories highlighting the Planet of the Apes’ most dangerous enemy: the beast called man! This historic one-shot features stories from both the original films and new series canon, including the early years of Armando and Caesar before Conquest of the Planet of the Apes, and for the first time ever, a story set after the harrowing events of War for the Planet of the Apes, following a few of the remaining human survivors.

PLANET OF THE APES: THE TIME OF MAN #1 assembles fan-favorite creators including writers Dan Abnett (Aquaman), David F. Walker (Luke Cage) and Phillip Kennedy Johnson (Low Road West); artists Carlos Magno (Kong of Skull Island), George Schall (Dark Horse Presents) and Morgan Beem (The Family Trade); and features covers by Fay Dalton (Normandy Gold) and John Keaveney (Kong on the Planet of the Apes), and Michael Allred (Silver Surfer) in this celebration of one of cinema’s most important franchises.

“Planet of the Apes: The Time of Man #1 kicks off our 50th anniversary celebration with an incredible batch of writers and artists with a passion for the series,” said Cameron Chittock, editor, BOOM! Studios. “Featuring familiar faces and all new characters, this collection of stories from the human perspective is one fans will not want to miss.”

Planet of the Apes: The Time of Man #1 will hit comic shops and digital retailers on October 31.

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