Damsels Issue 1 Review – Leah Moore, John Reppion, Aneke, Ivan Nunes, Simon Bowland – spoiler light

Damsels CoverDamsels
Published by Dynamite

Writers:
Leah Moore & John Reppion
Artist:
Aneke
Colourist:
Ivan Nunes
Letterer:
Simon Bowland

1st Issue available FREE on Comixology

Leah Moore and John Reppion are partners in writing and also in life. They often collaborate on stories sharing duties of research and story development, including Leah’s unforgettable thumbnail sketches.

Damsels was originally published in September 2012 and ran for 13 issues, collections are available.

The story starts with Rapa, an ordinary young woman, walking through the city of Caumont. She is dazed and confused and through a sequence of mistreatment from strangers, which she cannot comprehend, she finds herself running from the Queen’s Guards while being rescued by a stranger.

A mix of medieval mayhem with more than a dash of folklore and fairy-tale. Continue reading