Apex Legends is transferring into one other storytelling medium quickly with the discharge of the Apex Legends: Overtime comedian collection set for June 2nd. Respawn Entertainment and Dark Horse Comics introduced the collaboration this week and set the discharge date for the primary of 4 points in Apex Legends: Overtime that’ll develop on the already evolving story featured in Apex Legends. It’ll function the highly effective group generally known as the Syndicate and, judging from the art work we’ve seen to date and the outline of the collection, some, if not all, of the sport’s Legends.
Written by Jesse Stern, penciled by Neil Edwards, inked by Keith Champagne with cowl artwork by Bengal, the primary have a look at the Apex Legends: Overtime comedian collection was revealed this week. The cowl artwork shared beneath by the Apex Legends Twitter account exhibits each Crypto and Mirage a personality who carefully resembles Revenant, although we solely see sufficient of the robotic character to trace at its id.
From the minds behind Apex and @DarkHorseComics comes Apex Legends: Overtime.
Mad scientists, brutal assassins, and the sinister grip of The Syndicate. Will the Legends be the heroes Solace wants? Find out June 2.
— Apex Legends (@PlayApex) March 19, 2021
A preview of the primary problem in the collection shared on Dark Horse’s website units up the battle between the Legends who take part in the Apex Games and the Syndicate group which hopes to repair the outcomes of the battle royale matches.
“The Legends from the battle royale video game find themselves pulled together to rescue the city from Mad Scientists, brutal assassins, and the sudden and sinister grip of the Syndicate, a corrupt cabal attempting to ‘’fix’’ arena outcomes in their favor,” a preview of the comedian collection learn. “Will the Legends hold up to their celebrity status and be the heroes Solace needs?”
This would be the first bodily comedian collection that Apex Legends has gotten, although the sport’s already dabbled in comics by in-game occasions. Players can gather comedian pages throughout seasons to learn up on interactions and tales between Legends themselves which in flip assist clarify the characters’ tendencies in direction of one another. Apex Legends has equally expanded its story by in-game dialogue and flashy cinematics in the previous.
This additionally isn’t the primary time Dark Horse has helped develop Apex Legends by media outdoors of the sport. Apex Legends: Pathfinder’s Quest was introduced by Dark Horse final 12 months, an artwork e-book which presents distinctive insights into the story of Apex Legends and is presently obtainable to buy.
Apex Legends: Overtime’s first problem will probably be launched on June 2nd.