This Week In Video Game Comics

Here's a rundown of the new video game-based comics going on sale in comics shops in the U.S. this week, including Warcraft, Chun-Li and Sonic (always!).

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Sonic Universe #7 ... Written by Ian Flynn. Drawn by Tracy Yardley.

Summary Via Publisher Archie Comics: PART THREE OF THE EPIC "MOBIUS: 30 YEARS LATER" TALE!
"What's Old is New Again": King Sonic has been evicted from his castle with only Lara-Su at his side! What's a deposed king to do? Gather up some Freedom Fighters, that's what! But who? And from where? This pulse-pounding tale allows readers to see some familiar faces as the Future Freedom Fighters assemble for the first time!

World of Warcraft Book 1... Written by Walter Simonson. Drawn by Ludo Lullabi and Sandra Hope.

Summary Via Publisher Wildstorm Entertainment: Collecting WORLD OF WARCRAFT #0-7, based on the world's most popular massively multiplayer video game! In this epic tale, a human is found unconscious, with no memory of who he is. Enslaved by the Orc Shaman Rehgar Earthfury, this man must fight for survival, striking uneasy relationships with other races in his quest to find the secrets of his past!


World of Warcraft Book 2... Written by Walter Simonson. Drawn by Ludo Lullabi and Sandra Hope.


Summary Via Publisher Wildstorm Entertainment: The second WORLD OF WARCRAFT collection, featuring issues #8-14 of the hit series, tells the saga of the Missing King of Stormwind. Upon learning he is in fact the lost ruler of Stormwind, Lo'Gosh returns to reclaim his throne with his comrades-in-arms Valeera and Broll. But all is not as it seems in the Eastern Kingdom, especially if one informed dwarf has anything to say about it.


Street Fighter Legends: Chun-Li #4 (of 4)... Written by Ken Siu-Chong. Drawn by Omar Dogan.

Summary Via Publisher Udon Entertainment: In the conclusion to Chun-li's prequel miniseries, the strongest woman in the world comes face to face with the king of Muay Thai! It's Chun-li VS Sagat, with the souls of eight thousand Chinese warriors on the line!


Warcraft Legends: Volume 5... Written and Drawn by various.

Summary Via Publisher Tokyopop: Some of the world's best talent — including New York Times Bestselling Warcraft author Richard A. Knaak — join together to bring the world of Warcraft to life as never before! Told from both Alliance and Horde points of view, these stories have entertained the likes of travelers, soldiers and thieves in taverns, inns and camps all throughout Azeroth. They have endured the trials of time and have earned the title of legend.

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