Comic Spotlight: A Study In Emerald By Neil Gaiman
Thursday, July 5th, 2018 at 8:00 pm
A Study in Emerald
Written by Neil Gaiman, Rafael Albuquerque, Rafael Scavone
Art by Rafael Albuquerque, Dave Stewart
Colors by Dave Stewart
Letters by Todd Klein Dark Horse Comics
Release Date: June 27, 2018
Cover Price: $17.99
Sherlock Holmes and Lovecraftian horrors? Uh, yeah! Let’s do this! What could possibly go wrong? Well, quite possibly everything, to be honest!
A Study in Emerald comes from writers Neil Gaiman, Rafael Albuquerque, and Rafael Scavone, with artwork by Albuquerque and Dave Stewart. Continue reading for more info, a synopsis, and a look at the cover art.
The graphic novel covers the meeting of two detectives and delves into an alternate storyline in a world where the Old Ones have settled into powerful places and guide mankind on a daily basis. This has been going on for centuries, ever since these beings conquered mankind.
However, when one of their own is murdered, these tentacled overlords turn to our kind to find the culprits. But what they find is far more than a simple killing. It is a plot of the thickest kind. But who are these Restorationists and will they be found before they can cause even more damage?
This story gives up many secrets, but all you must do is read it!
This supernatural mystery set in the world of Sherlock Holmes and Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos features a brilliant detective and his partner as they try to solve a horrific murder.
This complex investigation takes the Baker Street investigators from the slums of Whitechapel all the way to the Queen’s Palace as they attempt to find the answers to this bizarre murder of cosmic horror!
From the Hugo, Bram Stoker, Locus, World Fantasy, Nebula Award-winning, and New York Times bestselling writer Neil Gaiman comes this graphic novel adaptation with art by Eisner award-winning artist Rafael Albuquerque!