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Shades of Magic: The Steel Prince, Vol. 1 is an adult fantasy comic written by V.E. Schwab and illustrated by Andrea Olimpieri. It will be the first installment of the Shades of Magic: The Steel Prince series.
It will be released in four issues before being published as a bind-up copy. The issues will come out every month from October 2018 to January 2019, and the bind-up will be released around April 2019.
The comic will delve into the thrilling backstory of Kell's adoptive father, prince Maxim Maresh, before he became the king of Red London. When Maresh is sent to a violent and unmanageable port city far away to cut his military teeth on strict orders from his father, King Nokil Maresh, he encounters an unruly band of soldiers, a lawless landscape, and a newly returned pirate queen.
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- Maxim Maresh — The Crown Prince of Arnes, also known as the Steel Prince. He is sent to the Blood Coast by his father.
- Nokil Maresh — The King of Arnes.
- Isra — A soldier stationed at the Blood Coast.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 http://ew.com/books/2018/02/13/v-e-schwab-shades-of-magic-prequel-series/
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 https://twitter.com/veschwab/status/984459202893697026
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 https://twitter.com/veschwab/status/1004012341787316225
- ↑ https://twitter.com/veschwab/status/963461395055595520
- ↑ https://twitter.com/veschwab/status/993885623378472961