Published on February 3rd, 2023 | by Adrian Gunning
AZULA RETURNS IN A NEW ‘AVATAR: THE LAST AIRBENDER’ STORY FROM DARK HORSE AND AVATAR STUDIOS
Dark Horse Books, in partnership with Avatar Studios, presents Avatar: The Last Airbender—Azula in the Spirit Temple! The veteran, award-winning team of Faith Erin Hicks, Peter Wartman, and Adele Matera is back with a new story set in the world of Avatar: The Last Airbender. This new graphic novel, taking place in the world of the hit Nickelodeon series, also features letters by ComicCraft’s Jimmy Betancourt and cover art by Wartman and Matera.
In this story: Azula continues her destabilization campaign against the Fire Nation and her brother, Fire Lord Zuko. But after a failed attack on her latest target, Azula finds herself in a mysterious forest temple inhabited by a solitary monk. What first seems like a place to safely pass the night is quickly revealed to be something horrifyingly different. Azula is forced to confront her past and will finally face her chance at redemption…but will she take it?
The Avatar: The Last Airbender—Azula in the Spirit Temple will be available in bookstores September 26, 2023 and in comic shops September 27, 2023. It is available for pre-order now on Amazon, Barnes and Noble and at your local comic book shop and bookstore and will retail for $12.99.
Praise for Avatar: The Last Airbender comics:
“The new creative team maintains the consistent high quality of the “Avatar: The Last Airbender” comics continuation.” –Multiversity Comics
“Compared to other recent Avatar content like Katara And The Pirate’s Silver, this book stands out as an impeccable example of the universe as a wellspring of untold stories. Suki, Alone expands on a fan-favorite character and fills a gap.” —The Quill to Live
“Overall, Suki, Alone is a fine addition to the Avatar mythos. It’s nice to see Suki as the focus for the first time in a solo outing.” —Wobam Entertainment