Pak & Miyazawa’s MECH CADETS returns in time for the Netflix sequence debut
Netflix’s animated adaptation of Greg Pak and Takeshi Miyazawa‘s Mech Cadet Yu sequence, Mech Cadets, is ready to reach on the streaming platform on August tenth. What higher time to deliver again the sequence that impressed it? BOOM! Studios has introduced Mech Cadets, a brand new sequence from author Pak, artist Miyazawa, colorist Ian Herring, and letterer Simon Bowland, will debut on August ninth, a day earlier than the animated sequence premieres. The brand new comedian picks up a 12 months after the occasions of the unique sequence.
Right here’s how BOOM! describes Mech Cadets:
Stanford Yu, Olivia Park, Maya Sanchez, and Frank Olivetti are again in motion a 12 months after saving the world from the specter of a Sharg invasion. However how will the Sky Corps Central Command and the cadets themselves deal with the truth that Mech Cadet Olivia Park, the teenaged pilot of the Suprarobo Hero Pressure 2, has grow to be essentially the most highly effective particular person on the planet? In the meantime, the specter of the Sharg takes on an entire new dimension with a surprising revelation that threatens all the things our heroes learn about their robos and themselves!
After debuting as a four-issue miniseries and being promoted to an ongoing, the unique Mech Cadet Yu sequence ran for twelve points in 2017 and 2018. The animated adaptation of the sequence was introduced in 2021, and BOOM! released a collected edition of all twelve points, underneath the brand new, TV-friendly title of Mech Cadets, earlier this month.
In a press release saying the brand new e-book, Pak, Miyazawa, and editor Shantel LaRocque all expressed their enthusiasm at returning to the world of the sequence:
“The unique Mech Cadet Yu sequence is one in all my favourite of all of the issues I’ve ever written, so I’m past thrilled to be working with Tak on the following chapter within the Mech Cadets saga,” stated Pak. “Tak’s bringing all his magic to each web page and each panel, with that particular mixture of unbelievable style thrills, wonderful humor, and implausible emotional subtlety. And all of our characters are a bit older and the world has gotten a bit extra complicated, with some surprising twists and challenges. I’m biased, after all, nevertheless it feels very important and actual and simply as enjoyable as ever, and I can’t look forward to y’all to see it!”
“I’m thrilled to have the ability to work with Greg once more on the following chapter of the Mech Cadet Yu sequence. I’ve missed these characters and may’t wait to dive again into the world and expertise the ups and downs that Greg is so great at creating,” stated Miyazawa. “The primary sequence was a giant take a look at for my expertise as an artist and I’m desperate to face new creative challenges and visualize the world as soon as once more.”
“It’s an thrilling time for Mech Cadets, and whereas many new followers will likely be launched to the wonderful and heart-filled world of the Mech Cadets by way of the animated present this Summer time, we wished to deliver Greg and Takeshi’s latest chapter into the world for followers new and outdated!” stated editor Shantel LaRocque.
Take a look at a preview of the sequence’ first situation, in addition to variant covers for the problem from artists Sonny Liew, Junggeun Yoon, and a black-and-white model of the principle cowl by Miyazawa, under. Mech Cadets #1 is ready to reach in shops and digitally on Wednesday, August ninth.