Media Release — New York Times bestselling author Marjorie Liu (Astonishing X-Men, Black Widow) and artist Sana Takeda (X-23, Ms. Marvel) have captivated fans with the launch of their dark fantasy adventure, MONSTRESS. Image Comics is pleased to announce that issue #3 is being fast-tracked for a second printing to keep up with increasing customer demand.
Steampunk meets Kaiju in MONSTRESS, an original fantasy epic for mature readers. Young Maika risks everything to control her psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, placing her in the center of a devastating war between human and otherworldly forces. In MONSTRESS #3, Maika must confront the deadly secrets that live inside her.
MONSTRESS #3 remains available for purchase across all digital platforms, including the Image Comics website (imagecomics.com), the official Image Comics iOS app, Comixology’s website (comixology.com), iOS, Android, and Google Play.
MONSTRESS #3, second printing (Diamond Code JAN168230) will arrive in stores on Wednesday, March 16th. Final order cutoff deadline for comics retailers is Monday, February 22nd.
MONSTRESS #2, second printing (Diamond Code NOV158341) is available in stores now.
MONSTRESS #1, third printing (Diamond Code NOV158340) is available in stores now.
Select praise for MONSTRESS:
“Something entirely different” —Hypable
“A comic book with mud in its blood, unafraid to be a swirling epic as well as a ghastly dark fantasy.” —Vox.com
“Includes not only girls and giant monsters, but also world-building on a scale rare in mainstream comics.” —The Hollywood Reporter
“Filled to the brim with awesome.” —Kirkus Reviews
“This is stuff that demands to be explained and dares you to turn the page.” —The Rainbow Hub
“If you want big, beautiful, terrifying, violent magic, Monstress is your next favorite comic.” —Cosmopolitan