Published on March 4th, 2016 | by Richard Boom
Preview: Skydoll 2 – Spaceship & Lacrima Christi HC collection
This July sees the release of the second volume of Skydoll, the hit mature readers graphic novel series from Disney animators Alessandro Barbucci and Barbara Canepa!
The first volume of the lushly painted series was a best-seller, and C4S is thrilled to present the continuation of this strange and mouth-wateringly crafted science fiction story!
Sky Doll Spaceship collects six stories from the eventful life of the SkyDoll, Noa, as well as the six stories that comprise the Sky Doll Lacrima Christi collection.
With art from a variety of exceptionally talented artists, Sky Doll Spaceship is a gorgeous vision of the world created by Barbucci and Canepa.
SKYDOLL 2 – SPACESHIP
Writers: Alessandro Barbucci and Barbara Canepa
Artists: Alessandro Barbucci and Barbara Canepa, with Matteo De Longis, Claudio Acciari, Riff Rebs, Bengal, Pierre-Mony Chan
Page Count: 152pp
Retail Price: $25.99
On sale Date: July 20, 2016
March PREVIEWS Order Code: MAR161744
The planet Papathea has two faces: the female Pope Ludovique and Agape. The former is carnal, spectacular and blood-drenched; the latter spiritual, virginal, ethereal and inaccessible. The two sisters were selected from thousands of candidates to represent the complexity and the contradictions of their religion. After the success of their Spaceship Collection, Alessandro Barbucci and Barbara Canepa have invited five other stunningly talented artists to enter into their universe in Lacrima Christi.
The Lacrima Christi Collection consists of these stories:
In The Mirror
The Saint In A Bottle
The Papess’s New Clothes
Exceptional beings exist who possess the ability to take on any identity. Among them is Noa, the most famous last generation synthetic doll. Sky Doll Spaceship lifts the veil on some of her often very extravagant past experiences: call girl in the middle of the desert, sexy comic book heroin, limo driver, and finally, the normal (ironic, funny, sometimes melancholic) life of a doll on planet Papathea…