Dans un futur proche, plusieurs personnes ayant fait l’expérience d’une mort imminente sont sujets à des troubles du comportement, se retrouvent mystérieusement assassinés. C’est le point de départ de la mini-série The Returning de Jason Starr et Andrea Mutti qui suit la jeune étudiante Beth dans son nouveau quotidien après la nuit la plus malheureuse de sa vie.
[quote]The Returning #1
Story by Jason Starr
Art by Andrea Mutti
Colors by Vladimir Popov
Letters by Ed Dukeshire
Cover by Frazer Irving, Andrea Mutti, Vladimir Popov
Publisher Boom! Studios
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date Wed, March 12th, 2014
WHY WE LOVE IT: We can’t get enough innovative mashups of some of our favorite genres: Fantasy, Horror, and Mystery. Plus, we’re fascinated with the science of NDE’s!
WHY YOU WILL LOVE IT: Award-winning novelist Jason Starr (Wolverine Max, The Chill) and artist Andrea Mutti (Conan, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo) deliver a gripping but deeply human drama set in an uncertain world.
WHAT’S IT ABOUT: Near future, and some people who have had Near-Death Experiences have come back “changed.” They exhibit extreme behavioral changes, becoming increasingly paranoid and violent, and no one knows why. People who have had NDE’s fall immediately under suspicion, and in some cases, are murdered by justice-seeking vigilantes. It is in this world where Beth, a quiet high school student with a bright future, will learn just how quickly friends and family will turn on her when she has the bad luck of surviving the worst night of her life…[/quote]
Le site de l’éditeur: boom-studio.com