[Preview] Action Lab’s 3/21 Release: PRINCELESS: RAVEN, THE PIRATE PRINCESS – Year Two #6

This Wednesday, Action Lab Entertainment has the sixth issue of the second year for PRINCELESS: RAVEN, THE PIRATE PRINCESS!

RAVEN is a pirate revenge adventure, a soap opera full of messy teenage love stories, and about a dozen coming of age stories set on the high seas. Think “Legend of Korra” at sea with an all female cast.

This series has one of the most diverse and exciting casts of any comic on the market. It’s full of action, adventure, and revenge – but even more full of love stories and soap operas. RAVEN is one of the first YA comics with an openly gay leading lady. But on top of that it has a cast of women who represent a wide spectrum of the LGBTQ community. It’s equal parts soap opera and actual opera.

<Action Lab’s PRINCELESS by Jeremy Whitley & Emily Martin Optioned by Sony Pictures>

Here’s a look at the cover, the storyline, and preview pages for this week’s release from Action Lab Entertainment on New Comic Book Day! #NCBD


New Release for the week of March 21st, 2018



Writer: Jeremy Whitley
Artists: Christine Hipp (art), Xenia Pamfil (colors)
Cover Artists: Christine Hipp (art), Xenia Pamfil (colors)
Variant Cover: Sorah Suhng and Kate Flash

32 pgs./ A / FC       $3.99

What ever happened to Sunshine?  It’s been six weeks since she fell into the inky deep, never to be seen again, yet here she is.

How did Sunshine survive?  Where is she now?  Who is Queen Priya and has she taken an interest in Sunshine?  And, most importantly, who is the new girl in Sunshine’s life?


What people are saying about Raven:

“Raven the Pirate Princess is the Coolest, Queerest Pirate on the Seven Seas” – Autostraddle
“ ‘Princeless Raven: The Pirate Princess’ is the YA lesbian heroine we’ve been waiting for” – AfterEllen

“Whitley continues to prove his mastery of writing characters that are fun, even in dark situations.”
– The Broken Infinite

“This second season has definitely kicked things up a notch, and I’m excited to read more.” – Sequential Tart



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