Apr 19th 2011 By: Andy Khouri
On sale this week is Doctor Who: A Fairytale Life #1
, the latest installment of IDW Publishing's
successful franchise based on the legendary British science fiction television series. Written by Eisner-nominee Matt Sturges
(Jack of Fables
, House of Mystery
) with artwork by Kelly Yates (Doctor Who: The Forgotten
) and covers by Mark Buckingham (Fables, Death: The Time of Your Life
), A Fairytale Life
finds the Doctor traveling to a world of medieval fantasy. Naturally, companion Amy Pond is hugely inconvenienced by the entire ordeal, especially by the uncomfortable clothing she's got to wear. You can check out a preview below.
DOCTOR WHO: A FAIRYTALE LIFE #1 (OF 4)
Matt Sturges (w) • Kelly Yates (a) • Mark Buckingham (c)
What's better: an ugly reality or beautiful fantasy? This is the question the Doctor is forced to confront in a medieval fantasy world where Amy finds herself reluctantly cast as a damsel in distress. Matt Sturges, Eisner Award-nominated writer of Jack of Fables, spins this yarn, featuring covers by Mark Buckingham of Miracleman and Fables fame.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99