Magic Meets the Modern World in a Hilarious New Series from Kristen Gudsnuk and Rafer Roberts!
It’s a fantasy adventure coupled with the comical monotony and vicissitudes of life and it’s coming to Dark Horse Comics this June! After releasing HENCHGIRL with the publisher last year, creator Kristen Gudsnuk returns with a new project and she’s teamed up with writer Rafer Roberts (A&A: THE ADVENTURES OF ARCHER & ARMSTRONG), making his debut at DHC!
Check out the preview below, then be on the lookout for our interview with both Rafer and Kristen where we discuss this exciting D&D-inspired fantasy collaboration of theirs and the epic adventure that awaits!
MODERN FANTASY #1
Publication Date: June 27, 2018
Format: FC, 32 pages; Miniseries
A young Ranger woman who came to the city with dreams of adventure, her drug-dealing reptilian wizard roommate, and her boisterous Dwarf maiden BFF embark on a modern-day quest to save the world while struggling to keep their crappy day jobs and pay off their student loans. The roommates become embroiled in danger when one of their significant others finds himself taken by criminals, and the trio must get their $#!& together to save him.
* From the creator of Henchgirl!
* Rafer Roberts (A&A: The Adventures of Archer and Armstrong) makes his Dark Horse debut!
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