There have been recent rumors that the cult-favorite sci-fi western Firefly is perhaps rebooted or retooled for a triumphant return on Disney+.
This by no means sounded dependable to me. However now, BOOM! Studios has introduced a brand new Firefly spin-off comedian ebook sequence, titled A Model New Verse, that is set 20 years after the Serenity movie and focuses on the brand new crew of the identical ship, with a blood connection to the previous one. This is the official synopsis:
Set 20 years after the occasions of Firefly, Serenity soars the ‘Verse as soon as once more with a brand new captain – Emma, the daughter of Wash and Zo !
The previous crew of Serenity has gone their very own manner and now Emma is working to show herself to Zo , alongside a brand new crew of castaways and misfits simply making an attempt to remain afloat.
However when Serenity takes a job from a well-known face, they uncover that their new, residing, respiratory cargo is way over they bargained for…and may deliver them into battle with Alliance as soon as once more!
Josh Lee Gordon (Firefly: Dangerous Firm) and Fabiana Mascolo (Yasmeen) start a brand new period for Joss Whedon’s Firefly with First Appearances of an all new forged, new adventures and surprising new surprises!
BOOM! Studios is not any stranger to comedian ebook diversifications of beloved properties. They’ve just lately printed another Firefly series set in the post-Serenity world as effectively, so long as a graphic telling of the Unification War (learn: American Civil Struggle in Area), set earlier than the TV sequence. Joss Whedon himself even wrote a number of Firefly comics, one bridging the gap between the TV show and the movie, and the opposite specializing in the secret origin story of Shepherd Book.
I learn the primary bunch of Firefly spin-off comics, and loved them effectively sufficient, nevertheless it arduous to re-capture the charisma of the forged (sure, even Alec Baldwin). I personally discover the thought of a by-product set sooner or later to be far more thrilling, so I am going to definitely be checking it out.
Firefly: A Brand New Verse #1 will probably be launched on March 10, 2021.