Edge Of Extinction – A Video And Preview Of Snowpiercer: The Prequel
by Olly MacNamee
Titan Comics are really ramping up the PR for new graphic novel, Snowpiercer The Prequel: Part 1: Extinction – a prequel to the original Snowpiercer graphic novel trilogy – with this behind the scenes video. But, we don’t want to stop there. No, we want to share a preview of this book – published this week and written by Matz (Triggerman, The Assignment) – with art by the original Snowpiercer graphic novel artist Jean-Marc Rochette, who’s featured in this video. That’s two-for-one for your reading and viewing pleasure.
Set more than seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, the TV adaptation of Snowpiercercenters on the remnants of humanity who inhabit a gigantic, perpetually-moving train that circles the globe. Class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival are questioned in this riveting television adaptation. The TV series, starring Jennifer Connelly (A Beautiful Mind) and Daveed Diggs (Hamilton, Black-ish), will air in the U.S. on TNT and internationally on Netflix (excluding China.