Softcover Edition of the first Prequel to the critically acclaimed Snowpiercer graphic novel, by original artist Jean-Marc Rochette! The Snowpiercer saga continues with this brand new story by original artist Jean-Marc Rochette and Eisner nominated writer, Matz. Set before the extinction event that caused the new ice age in which the Snowpiercer travels perpetually around the globe, witness the terrifying events that led to the need for and creation of the eponymous train.
Praise for the Snowpiercer Saga:
“One of the most celebrated sociopolitical tales in comics.” – IGN
“Left me breathless…Jean-Marc Rochette’s illustrations are flawless. 5/5” – Den of Geek
“Dystopian scifi at its best … one of Europe’s finest comics works.” – io9
SNOWPIERCER: PREQUEL VOL. 1: EXTINCTION
Artist: Jean-Marc Rochette
Publisher: Titan Comics
Softcover, 96pp, $16.99, £13.99
On sale July 2021
About the Creators:
Matz, aka Alexis Nolent, is a French writer. He writes scripts for videogames and has also written a novel and, under the Matz pen-name, a number of comics. His graphic novel, Du Plomb Dans La Tete, AKA Headshot was adapted into the 2012 film, Bullet to the Head.
Jean-Marc Rochette is a painter, illustrator and cartoonist. He has worked across a variety of projects and genres, from science fiction comics to children’s cartoons – and including adaptations of Voltaire’s Candide and Homer’s Odyssey – but Snowpiercer remains the work by which he is most popularly known.