Le scénariste Robert Rodi et le dessinateur Jackie Lewis réinventent Robin des Bois et ses amis en tant que “Gay compagnons”.
Le premier numéro de Merry Men sort le 8 juin 2016 chez Oni Press.
[quote]Merry Men #1
Jackie Lewis, Ed Luce
Jun 8th, 2016
13th century England. Robert Godwinson, former lover of King Richard, lives with his band of Merry Men in Sherwood Forest, away from the watchful eye of Prince John, who has outlawed homosexuality. Though isolated, the men live in peace–that is, until a stranger approaches their camp asking for aid to a nearby town under siege by the Sheriff of Nottingham. Robert–nicknamed Robin–is reluctant to help, but equally eager to get rid of this perplexing stranger… and to put his formidable bow-and-arrow to use. It’s Robin Hood like you’ve never seen him before, based on scholarly speculation about what’s really behind the outlaw’s legend.
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