The return of the Knights of the Zodiac among the new Star Comics announcements

The return of the Knights of the Zodiac among the new Star Comics announcements

Three great news are coming to Lucca Comics 2022. The Star Comics publishing house has indeed made it known in the last Twitch live of the season, dedicated to Tanabata, or the feast of the stars that is celebrated in Japan on the seventh night of the seventh month of the year, some news to come, regarding three of the series that will be the protagonists of Lucca Comics & Games and among all the long-awaited return of the Knights of the Zodiac stands out! But let's see in more detail.

The return of the Knights of the Zodiac and the Star Comics announcements

The Knights of the Zodiac - Saint Seya, the historical series by the master Kurumada which debuted in 1985 on the pages of Weekly Shonen Jump and which conquered the world, also thanks to the famous anime, returns this fall, almost 15 years after the publication of the Perfect Edition of Star Comics, with the Final Edition, consisting of 20 volumes of 12.8 × 18 cm format .

The first volume, to be released on the occasion of Lucca Comics & Games 2022, will also be available in an exclusive Variant Cover Edition with attached boxes and gadgets. But that's not all, because the Variant edition volume and the box will be produced by Zerocalcare, author of numerous highly successful comic books such as Armadillo's Prophecy, Forget My Name, Kobane Calling, A father dead. Zerocalcare has also conquered Netflix audiences in 2021 thanks to the animated series Snatch along the edges, (in this article the review) which has received universal acclaim from audiences and critics.

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available at the end of October in Regular edition and also in Limited Edition, with attached a set of stickers of 32 characters.

Marco has also worked as a character designer for a series of Giochi Preziosi toys, and has made many covers for others Italian and foreign publishers, including Star Comics (MOB PSYCHO 100 n. 1 VARIANT COVER EDITION). In 2021 he was nominated as Best Penciler / inker at the Eisner Awards.