Sunday, November 20, 2022

"Blade Runner 2039" - The First 'Replicant'

Titan Comics "Blade Runner 2039" #3, available February 2023, is written by Mike Johnson and illustrated by Andres Guinaldo, with covers by Jesus Hervas, Veronica Fish and Syd Mead:

"...'Luv', the first 'Replicant Blade Runner', continues her quest to do the bidding of 'Niander Wallace'...

"...but doesn’t know she’s being tailed by 'Ash', the most experienced and dangerous Blade Runner of them all..."

"In 'Blade Runner 2039' #1, it is dateline: Los Angeles 2039 and three years since 'Niander Wallace' introduced his brand of  'Replicants'...

"...with the ban on synthetic humans lifted, while older 'Tyrell Corp Nexus 8' units are still hunted down and destroyed by 'Blade Runners'. 

"'Cleo Selwyn', has returned to L.A. some twenty years later, searching for 'Isobel', a Replicant copy of her real mother who died when she was three. Cleo believes that Niander Wallace is holding Isobel captive, and the only person she can call on for help is the one who saved her so many years ago: 'ex Blade Runner 'Ash Ashina'..."

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