Titan Comics releases “Rivers of London” trailer


Following up on its reveal of the first cover for its Rivers of London series, based on the best-selling novels by Ben Aaronovitch, Titan Comics  has just released a special trailer to promote the project.

The new comic was first revealed last October, and Titan has now confirmed it will be releasing a five-part comic series penned by Aaronovitch and Andrew Cartmel with art from Lee Sullivan, (replacing the previously-announced Matthew Dow Smith), coloured by Luis Guerrero.

The hugely popular Rivers of London novels – the series named after the first novel in the series of the same name, which was released in 2011 – follow the adventures of Peter Grant, a young officer in the London Metropolitan Police who is recruited into a special branch of the Met that deals with magic and the supernatural.

The brand-new Rivers of London comic adventure entitled Body Work, will be set between Book 4, Broken Homes and Book 5, Foxglove Summer, in continuity with the novel universe.  (Read our review of the latest, Foxglove Summer, here)

Read more about the new River of London project here on downthetubes

• Rivers of London: Body Work #1 hits comic stores on 15th July 2015 and will also be available to read on your digital device


• For more information on the Rivers of London books visit visit: www.the-folly.com | Follow Ben on Twitter @Ben_Aaronovitch

• Andrew Cartmel’s blog is here: http://venusianfrogbroth.blogspot.co.uk | Follow him on Twitter @andrewcartmel

• Lee Sullivan has some samples of Rivers of London on his official site: www.leesullivanart.co.uk

The founder of downthetubes, which he established in 1998. John works as a comics and magazine editor, writer, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Explorer (previously known as Star Trek Magazine) and more. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of "Pilgrim: Secrets and Lies" for B7 Comics; “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood.

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