AfterShock Comics has introduced There’s Something Wrong with Patrick Todd, a brand new supernatural crime collection from author Ed Brisson, artist Gavin Guidry, colorist Chris O’Halloran, and letterer Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou. The collection follows the titular Patrick Todd, a teenaged felony who makes use of his psychic skills to affect the minds of his victims.
Here’s how AfterShock describes There’s Something Wrong with Patrick Todd:
Fifteen-year-old Patrick Todd lives on the run, hiding out in seedy motels, residing out of his backpack and ensuring that his mother – just lately struck down by a mysterious sickness of the thoughts – is properly cared for. But docs price cash. Some huge cash. And, so, Patrick turns to a lifetime of crime. Using the telepathic skills he’s been hiding all his life, he forces the worst of the worst to rob banks, taking the cash earlier than making them flip themselves in to the police.
But somebody has taken discover of Patrick’s schemes. A reckoning is coming. Will the police discover Patrick in time to save lots of him, or will he grow to be yet one more sufferer of the killer referred to as Zeus?
The new collection is the second AfterShock Comics work from author Ed Brisson, who has additionally written Beyond the Breach for the writer. It’s the primary AfterShock work for Gavin Guidry, whose most up-to-date work contains Thirty-Three with author Juan Ponce, and the primary collaboration between Guidry and Brisson.
In an announcement saying the collection, Brisson described how the artistic workforce got here collectively, and what every member brings to the ebook:
“I’d met Gavin Guidry at HeroesCon again in 2017. We have been seated in the identical part and would chat it up a bit through the present. I actually love his paintings and had all the time wished to method him about engaged on one thing collectively, however issues have been fairly loopy for me by way of schedule proper up till the pandemic hit. Once I had a couple of moments of free time, I began growing this challenge with him in thoughts and, fortunately, he was on board for it. I feel lots of people are going to be floored by the work he’s been doing on this ebook; he’s completely been knocking each subject out of the park.
Additionally, I’m completely happy to be working with Chris O’Halloran once more. Our first time working collectively was really whereas placing this pitch collectively, however since we began on this, we labored on a one-shot over at Marvel that he completely killed on.
And, after all, my favourite letterer and yours, Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou is again and doing simply stellar work on this.”
Check out variant cowl for the primary subject by Damian Couciero & O’Halloran, in addition to an unlettered inside preview, under. There’s Something Wrong with Patrick Todd #1 arrives in shops and digitally on Wednesday, July sixth.