Looks at the conflict between Orion, born on the violent world of Apokolips but raised on peaceful New Genesis, and his father, Darkseid, ruler of Apokolips. Focusing on the clash between father and son, this series features Darkseid who seeks the deadly anti-life equation - and Orion battles to stop him from eradicating life as we know it. Num Pages: 688 pages. BIC Classification: FXS. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 287 x 195 x 49. Weight in Grams: 2238. . 2015. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9781401255350
Synopsis: In 2000, legendary writer/artist Walter Simonson, best known for his work on DC's Manhunter and Marvels' Thor, treated comics fans to his vision of Jack Kirby's Fourth World mythology. At the center of the series was the conflict between Orion, born on the violent world of Apokolips but raised on peaceful New Genesis, and his father, Darkseid, ruler of Apokolips. Focusing on the clash between father and son, the series features most of the Fourth World heroes and villains created by Jack Kirby, as Darkseid seeks the deadly anti-life equation - and Orion battles to stop him from eradicating life as we know it!
This title also includes short stories written by Simonson and illustrated by Frank Miller, Dave Gibbons, Howard Chaykin, Jim Lee and others.
Collects ORION #1-25 and stories from JACK KIRBY'S FOURTH WORLD #9-11 and 13.
About the Author: Walter Simonson was born in Knoxville, TN, and grew up in College Park, MD. He always liked drawing pictures and telling stories, and in comics he found a place where he could do both and make a living. He's worked on DC's MANHUNTER, METAL MEN, SUPERMAN, BATMAN, WONDER WOMAN, and the original graphic novel THE JUDAS COIN, as well as Alien, Thor, The Fantastic Four, Elric, World of Warcraft and The Star Slammers, among many others. Currently he is writing and illustrating the series Ragnarok for IDW.
Title: Orion by Walter Simonson Omnibus
Publisher: DC Comics
Publication Date: 2015
Illustrator: Simonson, Walter
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