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Dark Horse to publish new Mass Effect comic

March 2nd, 2013 by Christopher Williams Comments

For fans of Mass Effect or just comics in general, Dark Horse has some news for you. it was recently announced at the Emerald City Comiccon that the publisher would be releasing a new comic based on the hit video game franchise called Mass Effect: Foundation. This comic will be adding directly to Mass Effect’s canon, and will be written by the writer of the second and third installment of the games, Mac Walters. Here’s what Dark Horse has to say:

Today at Emerald City Comicon, Dark Horse Comics announced a new ongoing canonical entry in the Mass Effect series!

Mass Effect 2 and 3 lead writer Mac Walters kicks off a new ongoing series, set in the vibrant, engaging world of BioWare’s blockbuster science fiction epic! Fans of the award-winning franchise will find new characters tied directly to the newly announced Mass Effect 3: Citadel single-player DLC.

Short and sweet, so ME fans, get ready to flood your local comic shop to pick this book up as the first issue is scheduled for release July 24th!

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