The GeeksversePREVIEW | Mara (Image Comics)

PREVIEW | Mara (Image Comics)
Published on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by
Fans of volleyball-themed coming-of-age manga such as Chikako Urano’s classic Attack No. 1 and Mitsuba Takanashi’s Crimson Hero will find a lot to like in Mara, Brian Wood and Ming Doyle’s superhero comics-influenced spin on the genre.
  • mara01_COVERStory: Brian Wood
  • Illustrations: Ming Doyle
  • Colors: Jordie Bellaire
  • Format: 136 pages, full color, trade paperback
  • List price: $12.99
  • Sale date: 30 October 2013
  • Publisher’s description: Acclaimed creator BRIAN WOOD  (The Massive, DMZ, X-Men) and brilliant newcomer MING DOYLE (Guardians of the Galaxy, Fantastic Four, Girl Comics) bring you MARA, the story of an especially gifted woman in a sports- and war-obsessed future.  When she starts manifesting strange superpowers, the world that once embraced her turns against her, and for this young woman who once had it all, it’s almost too much to bear.  Both an intimate coming-of-age story and an epic superhero drama, MARA takes the genre to new places. Young adult friendly. Perfect for readers of WOOD’s Demo, Local, and X-Men work. Collects MARA #1-6.

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NOTE: Images are taken from previews of earlier editions of the material

From Mara #1
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