The hit RPG series Witcher is to receive the comic book treatment. Attached to the project is writer Paul Tobin, the Eisner award winning writer of “Bandette,” and artist Joe Queiro (Lobster Johnson, B.P.R.D.) The series will be published through Dark Horse Comics.
Adam Badowski, the head member of CD Projekt RED, the developers of the Witcher games, says that he’s “very excited to be working with Dark Horse comics . . . one of the biggest and most interesting comic book publishing houses in the world.”
A brief teaser for the plot has been released:
Travelling near the edge of the Black Forest, in the land of the Angren, monster hunter Geralt meets a widowed man whose dead and murderous wife resides in an eerie mansion known as the House of Glass. With its endless rooms and horror around every corner, Geralt will have to use all his witcher prowess to solve the manor’s mystery and survive.
The comic will be available for purchase at all comic stores on March 19th, 2014.