Scheduled for December, BOOM! has just announced their second in a series of Big Trouble in Little China illustrated novels. Written by Matthew J. Elliott, with illustrations by Jonas Schard, Big Trouble in Little China Illustrated Novel: Big Trouble in Merrie Olde England finds Jack Burton in England looking for Excalibur (as you might have guessed from the graphic on the left).
Official PR follows:
Big Trouble in Little China Illustrated Novel: Big Trouble in Merrie Olde England
Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writer: Matthew J. Elliott
Artist: Jonas Scharf
Cover Artist: Robert Sammelin
Format: Hardcover, 5.75” x 7.875”, 240 pages, black and white
On sale: December 2017
In this second Big Trouble in Little China illustrated prose novel, Jack Burton, Wang Chi, and Gracie Law are forced on an adventure to find the lost Excalibur sword, so they must traverse the mystical, topsy-turvy underbelly of England.
Hunted by the Wing Kong and the reanimated corpse of Lightning, the trio discovers that things are never as they seem.
Writer Matthew J. Elliott (RiffTrax, Big Trouble in Little China Illustrated Novel: Big Trouble in Mother Russia) and illustrator Jonas Scharf (War for the Planet of the Apes, Warlords of Appalachia) present a new chapter to the travails of cult hero Jack Burton!
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