Doctor Strange movie gets 1-shot manga prequel

Japan’s opening day for Marvel Studios’ Doctor Strange is coming up surely, though much more slowly than ours, on January 27th. To promote the film’s release, Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Magazine will be running a one-shot prequel manga titled ‘Doctor Strange: Episode 0’.

Image result for Anime News Network

The original story, illustrated by 2014’s Tetsuya Chiba Excellent Rookie Award winner Haruichi, follows Stephen Strange before the accident that injured his hands, when he was still an exalted but arrogant neurosurgeon. Focusing on his troubles with coworkers and the treatment of his patients, the manga marks Haruichi’s professional debut, and will be published on November 22nd.

It never stops being exciting, seeing western comics and manga overlap more and more. As Stan Lee gets aboard the anime collaboration bandwagon with his own production company, here’s to the two mediums drawing ever closer together as time goes by.


1 Comment on Doctor Strange movie gets 1-shot manga prequel

  1. Too bad we’re not getting it here. Darn. :/

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Starry & Spawn

sci-fi wonderings of a starry-eyed new mummy

Team Ahsoka

A Star Wars Fansite Celebrating Ahsoka Tano, Former Jedi Padawan & Rebel Leader

Nix /Array

a sci-fi sweetheart's blog

Arcadia Pod

100% Nerd Stuff

The Kim Newman Web Site

writer. critic. broadcaster. journalist.

Feminist Fujoshi

consent consent and more consent

%d bloggers like this: