Are you as excited for Tron Legacy as I am? If you are, then you might want to prepare for the film by reading Tron: Betrayal, the film’s 128-page prequel graphic novel.
Check out here below the concept art and cover by Jock, who released the images on his blog.
The prequel comic, which was written by Jai Nitz, will first be released as a 2-issue limited miniseries in October, with the collected graphic novel coming out on November 17, 2010. Tron Legacy comes to theaters on December 17, 2010.
Below are the solicit details for the graphic novel from Marvel and Disney Enterprises Inc.
Tron: Betrayal Graphic Novel
Written by Jai Nitz
Plot courtesy Starlight Runner Entertainment
Pencils by Andie Tong
Cover by JOCK
Release Date: 11/17/10
128 Pages/Rated A
The storytelling picks up in the aftermath of Walt Disney Pictures’ first film in its franchise TRON. Kevin Flynn is now in charge of Encom, the world’s largest video game company. Kevin, a break-through game developer, has built the Grid, a digital world filled with living programs. This new virtual world is about to develop a life of its own and, in order to control it, Flynn’s going to need to help of an old friend…named Tron.