Since his debut in The Walking Dead issue 100, fans have clamored for as much info on Negan as they could get. When Image+ magazine announced they would run single installments of his backstory, ‘Here’s Negan’, we were overjoyed! We devoured each part of the story since its debut and enjoyed getting to know the man who would become the most complex, loved & hated villain of the TWD universe.
The buzz on social media has been the same after the release of each installment of this story- will Image Comics compile all of the stories in a single book? We are proud to report that Image Comics will release a special hardcover compilation October 2017!
The official press release from Image Comics says, “Bestselling, award-winning pop culture phenomenon Robert Kirkman (THE WALKING DEAD, OUTCAST BY KIRKMAN & AZACETA) and artist Charlie Adlard (THE WALKING DEAD) spin the backstory for one of the most controversial and complex characters in THE WALKING DEAD history in THE WALKING DEAD: HERE’S NEGAN! This special backstory was first serialized in Image+ magazine and will be collected in its entirety into a hardcover edition and made available through Image Comics/Skybound Entertainment this October.”
In case you have not read any of the installments of ‘Here’s Negan”, we delve in to the events in his life from the just before the zombie apocalypse, to meeting up with a group and become a leader this article.
The ‘Here’s Negan’ hardcover will be $19.99 and will be released in bookstores on Tuesday, October 10th and comic book retailers on Wednesday, October 4th.