Z2 Comics has fairly a celebration deliberate for Cheech and Chong’s fiftieth anniversary. No, you are not excessive as @#$%. Well, possibly you might be. But we guarantee you, it actually has been 50 years. Yeah, we all know. Devastating. Look, simply take one other hit and you will really feel higher.
The stoner comedy duo will staff with author Eliot Rahal and artist Noah Van Sciver, together with Bob Fingerman, Rick Veitch, Jim Mahfood, and Jason Gonzalez for Check and Chong’s Chronicles: The History of Weed.
From the press release:
Comics continues to publish one of the best marriage of prime tier comics expertise with entertainers and musicians from all through historical past, together with those that might solely be described as legends. Next spring, simply in time for each hashish lover’s favourite vacation, the corporate groups with the comedy duo recognized affectionately as Cheech and Chong for Cheech and Chong’s Chronicles! Co-written by the 2 comedy geniuses themselves, their first graphic novel is assured to earn its place alongside such beloved classics as their 1978 movie and album “Up in Smoke.”
Tommy Chong says “I’m so excited for everyone to see this amazing work from so many talented artists bringing to life the legend of Cheech & Chong. I can’t wait to share this with all my fans.”
Cheech Marin says “Hey man, how’s my driving?”
Here’s how the comedian is described:
Totally broke and out of weed, the world’s most iconic stoners–Cheech and Chong–are in a foul method. That is… till they get a name that modifications their lives. Cheech’s previous good friend, a on line casino supervisor in Reno wants an emergency opening act for his rock present. If they will make it, the job is theirs. But what begins as a basic American highway journey to attain a**, grass and money shortly morphs right into a reefer-fueled toke via time in Cheech & Chong’s Chronicles: A Brief History of Weed. This authentic graphic novel from Z2 Comics is the “real” historical past of hashish seen via the bloodshot eyes of the legendary comedy duo, Cheech & Chong.
Released in time for the celebration of the duo’s fiftieth anniversary of performing collectively as Cheech and Chong, wanting again via the historical past of hashish and their very own place in it, Cheech & Chong’s Chronicles: A Brief History of Weed is a fictionalized historical past documenting marijuana’s “influence” on vital folks and occasions all through time for a set of hilariously hazy recollections and half-truths as instructed by the masters themselves in partnership with comic and comics author Eliot Rahal (A Robot’s Tale, Machine Gun Kelly’s Hotel Diablo) and artist Noah Van Sciver (Grateful Dead: Origins, Fante Bukowski), with further art work from Bob Fingerman, Rick Veitch, Jim Mahfood and Jason Gonzalez!
Cheech and Chong’s Chronicles: A Brief History of Weed will likely be launched in a comfortable and hardcover version in finer comedian outlets and bookstores alike on April 20, 2021 and can also be accessible to preorder now in these and a beautiful, outsized slipcase deluxe format wraparound cowl artwork by Bob Fingerman, in addition to an identical slipmat, a beautiful print set that includes work from Rick Veitch, Jim Mahfood and Jason Gonzalez! A 3rd and hyper-limited platinum version will even be accessible in a one-time signed version with particular packaging! For extra data, go to https://z2comics.com/cheechandchong.
Naturally, the comedian is about to be launched on April twentieth. The solely query is whether or not the comedian will include a big rolling paper to get pleasure from whereas studying it, or whether or not you will should borrow a web page or two our of the guide. Check out some covers under.