G-Man’s highlights of 2017: Day 3 – X-O Manowar

I stumbled across X-O Manowar when I picked up the Free Comic Book Day release back in May and I was hooked from the first page.

It tells the story of Aric of Dacia who has always been a warrior and from those early days in The Roman Empire his path seemed set for a life of brawling and battles but an Alien abduction turned this story on it’s head for a main character that’s steeped in a rich history.  It’s grand scale sees a galaxy full of possible enemies for Aric but returning to Earth in the modern day to find peace only sees more and more need for him to fight……and that’s made all the more easy with his unique armour.  Valiant weave a sci-Fi epic into the pages of the current release and with such a high calibre of talent to back that up it’s a surprise I hadn’t read this before but discovering this now, has meant I can go back and feverishly work my way through the previous collected editions and the blend of war, home-life, humour & Galactic politics has made X-O Manowar a permanent fixture in my pull-list.

Head over to the Valiant website for more on X-O Manowar and their other titles.  Keep track of what else is happening with them over on the Facebook & Twitter pages too.

G-Man

Leave a Reply

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

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com 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 )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.