In May, audiences will witness the epic rebirth of the King of the Monsters as Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures unleash Godzilla upon the big screen. To pave the way for the iconic creatures return, Legendary Comics is presenting the official graphic novel “Godzilla: Awakening.” This 80-page story, set decades before the film, is co-written by Max Borenstein (screenwriter of the new Godzilla) and Greg Borenstein.
Delve into an incredible mystery, generations in the making. At the dawn of the atomic age, humanity awakens life forms beyond imagination, unleashing monumental forces of nature.
“Godzilla: Awakening” is illustrated by Eric Battle (“X-Men,” “Green Lantern,” “Wonder Woman”), Yvel Guichet (“Pacific Rim: Tales from Year Zero,” “Superboy Annual,” “End of Nations”), Alan Quah (“Rage,” “The Vampire Diaries,” “Anywhere”) and Lee Loughridge (“Batman Adventures,” “Arkham Asylum: Living Hell,” “Marvel Zombies Return”), and features cover art by Arthur Adams (“Godzilla,” “Fantastic Four,” “Hulk,” “Uncanny X-Men”).
“Godzilla: Awakening” is on sale May 7.