Norse Mythology III concludes the comics adaptation

by Charles LePage

Per Dark Horse, Norse Mythology will continue to be faithfully adapted, scripted, and laid out by P. Craig Russell in Norse Mythology III.

The press release follows:

Media Release — Award-winning and #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman and Eisner Award–winning comics legend P. Craig Russell finish their comics adaptation of the Neil Gaiman novel, Norse Mythology, with a stunning third and final series! This final arc will see artists Colleen Doran (Snow, Glass, Apples, Chivalry), the artist and co-creator behind the Eisner Award and Bram Stoker Award-winning graphic novel adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s Snow, Glass, Apples, P. Craig Russell (American Gods, The Sandman), and Galen Showman (Hellboy: Weird Tales, The Graveyard Book) tackle some of the most iconic stories in Norse Mythology.

First up is a story illustrated by the incomparable David Rubín (Ether, Cosmic Detective), the first issue in this third series sees the sea giant Aegir as he avoids having to throw a banquet for the gods by setting Thor and Tyr off on a wild quest to find a cauldron and pitting our heroes against a multiheaded giantess, fire-breathing sea serpents, and more bizarre mythological creatures.

Norse Mythology III #1 will be in comic shops February 9, 2022. It is available for pre-order at your local comic shop.

Praise for Norse Mythology:

“Neil Gaiman’s retelling is one not to miss and now that it has taken the form of a comic book, it is even more wonderful to pick up.”–Comic Watch

“This is a must-read for fans of this mythology, both old and new. “–Comics Bookcase
“This comic is a good reminder stories deserve to be told in multiple formats; from novelizations to comic books, each holds intrinsic value in telling a different side of the story.”–AIPT

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