Brian Buccellato and Nelson Daniel Adapt Pokémon: Detective Picachu as a Comic

Brian Buccellato is best known as a comic book writer and colourst, on titles such as The Flash, The Exterminators, Injustice Gods Amongst Us and Witchblade.

But this summer he has quite an unexpected comic out with artist and fellow colourist Nelson Daniel, known for work on Judge Dredd, Rom and Wild Blue Yonder, creating a comic book version of the upcoming Pokémon: Detective Pikachu movie, based on the cartoon based on the card game.

And it’s for Legendary Comics, part of the movie production company Legendary Studios.

Here’s a cover, it’s out in July. the movie’s out in May…

Brian Buccellato and Nelson Daniel Adapt Detective Picachu as a Comic

(W) Brian Buccellato (A/CA) Nelson Daniel
The official Pokémon: Detective Pikachu movie graphic novel adaptation. Follow Tim Goodman’s journey through Ryme City, as he searches for his missing father. With twists and turns around every corner, nothing is more twist-y than Tim’s unexpected partner, a Pikachu with a penchant for coffee and danger. In a city where humans and Pokémon live together in harmony, unexpected intrigue surround them as they try to solve a mystery and maybe save the world.
In Shops: Jul 24, 2019 SRP: $17.00

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

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