Dark Horse Comics to Publish ‘Avatar’ Comics

By Maryann Yin 

Avatar (GalleyCat)Dark Horse Comics has formed a partnership with 20th Century Fox Consumer Products and James Cameron’s Lightstorm Entertainment. The publisher announced at a New York Comic Con panel that the collaborators will work together to create an Avatar comic series.

Cameron recorded a message for the panel attendees and┬árevealed that these books will feature Avatar stories set in the past, present, and future. Click here to watch the video with Cameron’s message.

Here’s more the press release: “Released in 2009, James Cameron’s AVATAR is the highest-grossing film in motion picture history, with a box office gross of nearly $2.8 billion. Mesmerizing all ages across the globe with its otherworldly visuals and groundbreaking special effects, the film quickly became a worldwide phenomenon so popular it will be followed by three sequels, with the first sequel due for release in late 2017.”