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Magic: The Gathering (comic)
|Author(s)|| Matt Forbeck (Author)|
Martin Coccolo (Illustrator)
|First printing||July 5, 2012|
|followed by||Magic: The Gathering - The Spell Thief|
Magic: The Gathering is a paperback published by IDW Publishing in 2012, assembling 4 comics which were published earlier in that year. The book follows the exploits of the planeswalker thief Dack Fayden, a Magic character especially created for the series.
Blurbs[edit | edit source]
- Get ready, Magic: The Gathering fans, there's a new Planeswalker in town! In search of greater magical knowledge and on the hunt for the people who destroyed his town, Dack Fayden is the greatest thief in the Multiverse. When he gets his hands on his latest prize, though, he has no idea where it will lead him - or to who!
- After last issue's fierce battle against a group of Innistrad vampires, Dack Fayden has found a new ally: young cathar Ingrid Reichert. With her help, Dack continues to track down the person who devastated his hometown. But when Dack stumbles into another vampire attack, even Ingrid's help may not be enough to get them out alive...
- Dack Fayden has finally caught up to the mage that destroyed his home village, but it might be too late: she has begun casting a deadly spell that will drain hundreds of their life force. And, now that Dack has arrived, he may fall prey to the same dark magic as the rest!
Promos[edit | edit source]
- Issue #1 (2/1/12) — Alternate-Art Treasure Hunt   
- Issue #2 (2/29/12) — Alternate-Art Faithless Looting 
- Issue #3 (3/28/12) — Alternate-Art Feast of Blood 
- Issue #4 (5/23/12) — Alternate-Art Electrolyze 
Original covers[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Monty Ashley. (September 08, 2011.) “Magic Comic Book”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
- Monty Ashley. (October 13, 2011.) “Comic Book!”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
- Monty Ashley. (October 27, 2011.) “Comic Book Previews!”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
- Monty Ashley. (November 22, 2011.) “Faithless Looting”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
- Monty Ashley. (February 13, 2012.) “Comic Book Cards”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.