THE ODDLY PEDESTRIAN LIFE OF CHRISTOPHER CHAOS: Prologue
Get your first look at the latest horror adventure series from the twisted mind of James Tynion IV.
The Oddly Pedestrian Life of Christopher Chaos is based on an idea by James Tynion IV
Script by Tate Brombal
Art by Isaac Goodhart
Color by Kurt Michael Russell
Letters by Aditya Bidikar
Character Designs and Covers by Nick Robles
Design by Dylan Todd
Edited by Greg Lockard
Welcome to the world of NEW BRIAR CITY.
It’s an ordinary kind of city, filled with ordinary people, but in its shadows lurk MONSTERS. Monsters who have tried to find peace in a world that wants to hunt and kill them. This is a world where the bad guys won long ago, and the few survivors, like Adam Frankenstein, have long lost hope of making a place for themselves in the world.
This is a story set in that sad, pedestrian world. It’s also a story of the next generation of monsters and mad scientists who aren’t willing to accept this world for what it is. And the story of the dark forces determined to keep them in the shadows.
Last week we introduced you to the main character of this story, the teen mad scientist, Christopher Chaos. Over the next few months, we’re going to lay out some of the key details of this world that I’ve been building with Tate Brombal, Isaac Goodhart, Nick Robles, Kurt Michael Russell, and Aditya Bidikar over the last six months with the help of our fearless editor Greg Lockard, in advance of the release of our complete, oversized first issue later this spring.
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I’ve been waiting for the lightning to hit and bring this long dormant story to life for a very long time. This is just the beginning of something big. As Adam Frankenstein (who IS the original Frankenstein monster) says above…
“Fear the dark, father. Light a candle for your dread. The dead will not stay dead.”
James Tynion IV
That was awesome, more please! Also I love Aditya's parchment captions!
Seems like a really cool and interesting concept. Some familiar aspects and I am sure new ones to come. Keep up the great work!