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Paperback of The Drawing of the Three – The Prisoner Released

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Out today: Marvels The Drawing of The Three: The Prisoner.

The Dark Tower saga begins again…on Earth! If you thought the badlands of Mid-World were dangerous, just wait until you experience Brooklyn in the 1960s! Meet Eddie Dean, a troubled young man gifted with the ability to open doors to other worlds. Can he survive family tragedy, haunting addiction, and the deadly forces that conspire to stop him from growing up to challenge the Man in Black? So far Eddie has survived to see his 10th birthday. But will he live to see another? And what horrors await him within the Dutch Hill Mansion? A bold new chapter begins as Stephen King’s dark fantasy epic spills over onto the mean streets of New York City!

COLLECTING: Dark Tower : The Drawing of the Three – The Prisoner 1-5

By Peter David and Robin Furth, 128 pages.

More information at Amazon.com.

The Series will be continued with the second chapter/story-arc of The Drawing of the Three: House of Cards. It will start this march!

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The Prisoner #5 Released

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Released today: The Dark Tower: The Drawing of the Three – The Prisoner #5, the last issue of this miniseries by Marvel.

“With magic doors appearing, his eyes changing color, strange voices in his head, and monstrous lobstrosities hungry for his flesh, can the drug-addled Eddie Dean survive his desperate mission to Miami? A bold new chapter comes to a chilling conclusion by writers Peter David (All-New X-Factor) and Robin Furth (The Dark Tower: A Complete Concordance), and artist Piotr Kowalski (Marvel Knights: Hulk)!”

More information on Stephen King’s official Dark Tower Website.

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The Drawing of the Three – House of Cards – First Cover revealed

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The first cover of the next “The Drawing of the Three” story-arc has been revealed: House of Cards #1! The newest Dark Tower comic cover was released by Marvel and Stephen King’s official homepage, see above.

The new story will start in March 2015!

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The Drawing of the Three – The Prisoner #4 Published

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The Dark Tower: The Drawing of the Three – The Prisoner Comic #4 out today! Marvel’s adaptation of The Drawing of the Three continues with The Prisoner #4.

“Eddie Dean, the young man who can open doors to other worlds, just lost his mother. Without her protection, what will happen to him and his troubled brother Henry? Why does Eddie confront the criminal known as Balazar, and what is the offer that he can’t refuse?”

More information on the official Dark Tower Website.

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The Prisoner #3 Out Today

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Released today: The Dark Tower: The Drawing of the Three – The Prisoner #3.

What lies within the Old Dutch Mansion? And how do the horrors of the past echo in the present?” asked Marvel editor and creative director Bill Rosemann. “Constant Readers will experience Eddie Dean’s journey through fresh eyes, just as artist Julian Totino Tedesco has presented a new look at this famous Dark Tower location in this chilling cover.”

More information on Stephen King’s official Dark Tower Website.

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Finally Out: The Dark Tower – The Gunslinger Omnibus Slipcase 2

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Today, Marvel finally (!) published the second Omnibus of the Dark Tower comic adaptation. On 1048 pages, it collects the following issues:

The Journey Begins 1-5
The Little Sisters of Eluria 1-5
The Battle of Tull 1-5
The Way Station 1-5
The Man in Black 1-5
Sheemie’s Tale 1-2
Evil Ground 1-2
So Fell Lord Perth (one-shot)

“It is a story of the end of the world, and it is not over yet. Roland Deschain is now a man – a man with only one goal in life: to pursue the Man in Black to the end of Mid-World and make him pay for destroying everything dear to him. But is this really a pursuit? Or is the Man in Black luring him into a maze of dead ends and false horizons? Is the collapse of Mid-World already a forgone conclusion? The answer – as always – lies frustratingly at the world’s end. And with what John Farson has planned for him, Roland might not make it that far.”

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New Dark Tower Comic Series Started: The Prisoner

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Today is the release date for the first issue of the next Dark Tower comic/graphic novel adaptation.  The comic version of the book “The Drawing of the Three” will start with a five-issue miniseries named “The Prisoner”. As in the book, it will start introducing Eddie Dean, a young man with huge problems and amazing talents in 1960s Brooklyn.

Written by Robin Furth and Peter David, The Drawing of the Three – The Prisoner #1 is now available in comic book shops and as a digital download from comixology.

Available at comixology.com, and, for the first time, the comics will be available on the release day in Europe as well, as digital comic books at comixology.eu.

“Featuring cover artwork by Julian Totino Tedesco and interior artwork by Piotr Kowalski and Nick Filardi, The Prisoner #1 kicks off a thrilling and emotional five-part series sure to please the Constant Reader.”

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Manga-Style Variant Cover for The Prisoner

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According to Marvel.com, there will be a Manga-Style Variant Cover for the first issue of The Prisoner by artist Skottie Young (see above).

A further variant cover (teaser cover) for the first issue of the Drawing of the Three, The Prisoner, was done by Christian Ward:

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