Acursian, the comics series starring John Barrowman returns with the first weekly chapter leading to the conclusion of its first season on the Webtoon app. Published by Legendary Comics, the series is rooted in Celtic lore and mythic storytelling. It comes from creators John Barrowman, Carole Barrowman, and Erika Lewis, with art by Beni Lobel and designs by Tommy Lee Edwards.
Robert Napton, Senior Vice President of Legendary Comics says:
John, Carole and Erika have masterfully created a captivating story that keeps readers enthralled as Charlie races through time to break the family curse. We are thrilled for the return of Acursian and to share the gripping conclusion of Season One with our readers and fans.
Acursian follows Charlie Stewart, the man who had it all…until he falls victim to an ancient Celtic curse. Everything is does is doomed to fail spectacularly, from decisions to relationships. He sets out on a quest for the truth behind the supernatural forces re-writing his destiny. Along the way he discovers his ancestor Bonnie Prince Charlie made a deal with the Bregon, the Celtic God of War, and his Three Sisters that has cursed the family line. Charlie, joined by his best friend, Nate, hunt for the talismans that will restore his reality.
Co-Creator John Barrowman added:
Erika, Carole and I are so excited that Charlie’s back on Webtoon But, he’s not in a good place. He’s lost his job, his family, his money. He’s pissed off the God of War and a powerful witch, and the fates are still torturing him. Charlie’s clock is ticking. If he can’t put things right, his family will be lost to him forever.
Acursian can be read on the Webtoon app or on Webtoon.com.
David Lee, Webtoon Head of Content says:
Legendary Comics has been a long-time partner with Webtoon, and we are excited to resume Acursian with them. Fans can finally follow Charlie Stewart’s epic journey, until the end.