DUNGEONS & DRAGONS is Getting a New Comic Series in the Forgotten Realms
The popularity of Dungeons & Dragons has been rising the past several years. I attribute much of that to the success of shows and podcasts such as Stranger Things and Critical Role along with the rising popularity of geek culture. With increased popularity comes increased media outlets. I’ve already mentioned a TV show and a podcast that involve the tabletop RPG, and now there is going to be a comic miniseries.
IDW is going to publish Dungeons & Dragons: A Darkened Wish which will run for five issues starting in February 2019. It comes from writer B. Dave Walters and illustrator Tess Fowler.
In a statement, Walters exclaimed his excitement:
Fowler added to the statement:
This could be really awesome! Now, I really wish they’d make an animated Critical Role series. Just saying. Check out Fowler’s cover for the first issue below.