THE LION & THE EAGLE #1 (Garth Ennis / PJ Holden)

Après Worlds of Tanks et The Stringbags, le scénariste Garth Ennis et le dessinateur PJ Holden collaborent sur une nouvelle bande dessinée de guerre intitulée The Lion & The Eagle.

Le premier numéro de cette mini-série sortira en février 2022 chez Aftershock.

(W) Garth Ennis (A) P. J. Holden (CA) Tim Bradstreet
Oversized prestige format miniseries from the mind of Garth Ennis!
1944: Imperial Japan still commands most of Asia. Determined to regain their hold on Burma, the British send a special forces unit – the Chindits – deep behind Japanese lines. Their mission is to attack the enemy wherever they find him. What awaits them is a nightmare equal to anything the Second World War can deliver.
Colonel Keith Crosby and Doctor Alistair Whitamore have old scores to settle, being veterans of the long retreat through Burma two years before. But neither the jungle nor the foe have gotten any less savage, and when the shooting starts and the Japanese descend on the smaller British force in their midst, every man will be tested to his limit.
Writer Garth Ennis (The Boys, Preacher, DREAMING EAGLES) and artist PJ Holden (The Stringbags, World of Tanks, Judge Dredd) present a tale of hellish jungle warfare, as apparently civilized human beings descend into an apocalyptic heart of darkness.
In Shops: Feb 16, 2022
SRP: 7.99

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Il est intarissable sur le sujet, visiblement.

Ce qu il lisait jeune.

Il pourrait nous faire des recits de guerre pré vingtième siecle.