Assassin's Apprentice Volume 1 (Graphic Novel)
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An ancient power stirs inside him, something that will change the destiny of the Six Duchies forever! In addition to Houser, the comics team includes interior artist Ryan Kelly ( Stranger Things, Star Wars), colorist Jordie Bellaire ( Rebels, The Massive) and letterer Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou ( The Witcher: The Ballad of Two Wolves, All Eight Eyes), with cover art provided by Anna Steinbauer, which you can see at the end of this post! As the danger creeps ever closer to Buckkeep, Fitz is given his first true mission from Chade, to infiltrate the estate of a nobleman and look for any signs of treason.
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The illegitimate son of a powerful noble, Fitz is taken in by his uncle, Prince Verity, who prepares the boy for a journey to the capital to meet his royal grandfather.But an assassin’s job is far from simple, and the fate of the realm may depend on if Fitz can take a life, or spare one instead. The first series took us through the early days of Fitz learning to become an assassin under the tutelage of the Six Duchies’ chief spy, Chade.
Exclusive: Comics Adaptation of Robin Hobb’s The Assassin’s
I have really enjoyed working with Dark Horse to bring Fitz’s story to this medium,” Hobb said in a statement announcing the release of the second comic series. While the first part of Robin Hobb’s The Assassin’s Apprentice has already (deservedly) been adapted into comic book form, we’re excited to exclusively announce that Dark Horse Comics is putting out a second volume of adaptation , The Assassin’s Apprentice II, with the first issue set to come out this December.