Feb 8th 2011 By: Andy Khouri
Following up on the critical and commercial success of Cinderella: From Fabletown with Love
, writer Chris Roberson
and artist Shawn McManus
are back with a new miniseries starring everybody's favorite magical superspy, Cinderella: Fables are Forever
. Featuring another set of beautiful covers by Chrissie Zullo
and launching this week, the six-issue Vertigo
miniseries finds Cinderella wearing a bikini in freezing cold Russia as part of a dangerous mission to discover who's been killing sorcerers on the Fables farm. All signs point to Cindy's long-dead enemy Silverheels, whose secret identity is a focus of the story, calling back to the great mystery over the Adversary from the first cycle of Fables
stories by creator Bill Willingham.
We're very impressed with the work of Chris Roberson, especially lately
, and don't expect to be disappointed when Cinderella: Fables are Forever
#1 goes on sale
this week. The good people at Vertigo have released a preview which you can check out below.
CINDERELLA: FABLES ARE FOREVER #1
Written by CHRIS ROBERSON
Art by SHAWN MCMANUS
Cover by CHRISSIE ZULLO
Hot on the heels of her breakout miniseries CINDERELLA: FROM FABLETOWN WITH LOVE, Fabletown's favorite secret-agent and bon vivant Cinderella is back on the job again in an all-new 6-issue miniseries, alongside writer Chris Roberson and artist Shawn McManus!
Someone is killing sorcerers out on the Farm, and all signs point to Cinderella's archnemesis from the old days. The only problem is, Cinderella has always believed that her nemesis has been dead for years. So who is the assassin from Cinderella's past – the only person who ever came close to defeating her? Find out in the pages of CINDERELLA: FABLES ARE FOREVER!
On sale FEBRUARY 9 • 1 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US MATURE READERS
[Via Graphic Content