On February 15th this week, the newest volume of The Killer arrives in hardcover from Archaia, titled Fight or Flight. It’s a crime noir series originally published in French, but now appearing in English, and described by Brian Michael Bendis as “one of the best graphic novel series of the past 10 years”.
Written by Matz, llustrated by Luc Jacamon, and translated by Edward Gauvin, this volume is the fifth and final volume of the Eisner-nominated series, and Archaia teases the series by saying:
Get inside the mind of a professional assassin, a man of few scruples, nerves of steel, and a steady trigger finger. A man whose crimes might be catching up with him. A man on the verge of cracking…
The Killer is deeply psychological series of books with a lot of style, and if you’re looking to catch up on the series as a new reader, Archaia publish collected omnibus editions as well as individual volumes.
And here’s our in-depth preview of this new volume, arriving in shops this week: