Valiant head to the 41st century this November with new series “Rai”
From the pages of Valiant’s hit series Fallen World comes Rai, a brand new ongoing from the superstar team of Dan Abnett, Juan José Ryp, Andrew Dalhouse, and Dave Sharpe. Launching this November, the series will follow the titular character on his adventures in the 41st century. Valiant are getting the hype going early, as they’ve released some preview pages from the first five issues of the series.
Yes, you read that correctly: there’s artwork from issues 1-5 in the gallery below, fully penciled, inked, and colored. All it’s missing is Abnett’s words, and for that, well, you’ll just have to wait until November. Check it out below.
RAI's Fight Begins this November
New York, NY (August 13th, 2019) – New York Times bestselling and award-winning writer Dan Abnett (Guardians of the Galaxy) and breathtaking artist Juan José Ryp (X-O MANOWAR) welcome you to the 41st century in RAI, the must-read sci-fi epic of 2019! The cyborg samurai, Rai, embarks on a thrilling quest to save the future in a journey that will introduce new worlds, new characters, and gripping adventures.
Feast your eyes on artwork from issues one, two, three, four...and FIVE below, and check out what's to come in the next half a year of RAI with the creative team and editor!
"It's got a blend of action, sci-fi, a little horror and a lot of character. I think it's a very distinctive book that has its own special feel."
"Everything is part of a great puzzle! The story surprises me by its crazy coherence. It is magnificent!"
"Quite honestly, I feel like we hit the jackpot. I challenge anyone to read this book and tell me differently."
-Lysa Hawkins, Editor
"The perfect place to join in if you're a new reader and you want to find out why people are raving about Valiant books."
RAI #1, the first chapter of the enthralling sci-fi ongoing series, goes on sale November 20th, 2019, featuring colors by Andrew Dalhouse (The Flash), letters by Dave Sharpe (X-O MANOWAR), and covers by Juan, Adam Pollina (FALLEN WORLD), and José Ladrönn (Planet Hulk)!
Rai #1 will hit comic shops and digital retailers on November 20.