A New Corto Maltese, For October 2015

Corto Maltese was created by Hugo Pratt in 1967. A marine adventure, it starred a sea captain dealing with smugglers, pirates, war and conflict in the early twentieth century. With bags of awards, critical acclaim and sales, the final story was finally published in 1989.

Until now.

Next year brings a new Corto Maltese. Pratt died in 1995, but a new Corto Maltese is lined up from the Spanish team of Juan Díaz Canales and Ruben Pellejero for October next year.

And here’s how he will look…




About Rich Johnston

Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.