The upcoming Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance streaming series will be getting a prequel comic series titled Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. As implied, the twelve-issue series from BOOM! Studios‘ Archaia imprint, takes place in the world of The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, itself a prequel to 1982’s Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal film, will explore the untold histories of characters from the Netflix series. The comic will chronicle:
… an epic story from the world of Thra in the time before Age of Resistance. War and chaos reign over the once peaceful land and Gelflings everywhere must fight for the survival of their clans against menacing forces. When a Gelfling soldier sets off on a quest to retrieve the one item that could save their people, he changes the destinies of the inhabitants of Thra forever.”
The Age of Resistance comic will be written by Nicole Andelfinger with art by Matias Basla. The first issue will land in stores September 25.