Volition #5 is that one chapter in every buddy comedy where the two leads are pulled apart. In this case, the leads are Hale-19 and Amber-7T. And while one faces the past, the other will confront a dark potential future. Meanwhile, it’s all leading to a climax next issue for AfterShock’s futuristic robot buddy comedy exploration of the origins of AI.
But first, Volition #5 will set the table. Coming May 1 from AfterShock, this issue promises some big truths for those who have followed this bold sci-fi epic from its start.
Check out the Beat’s exclusive preview of Volition #5 after the jump.

VOLITION #5 / $3.99 / 32 pages / color / on sale 05.01.19
Writer: Ryan Parrott
Artist: Marco Itri
Colorist: Leonardo Paciarotti
Letterer: Marshall Dillon

With their quest seemingly drawing to a close, Hale-19 and Amber-7T are suddenly pulled in dangerous opposite directions. One comes face to face with their past, the other with a dark potential future. Questions will be answered as we move ever closer to the truth at the heart of this sci-fi epic.

From writer Ryan Parrott (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Star Trek, Batman: The Gates of Gotham) and new artist sensation Marco Itri (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Grimm Fairy Tales), witness the true birth of Artificial Intelligence in AfterShock’s bold new sci-fi adventure series.

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