Amber Blake’s adventures continue in new Operation Dragonfly Preview (Exclusive)
Amber Blake is back in a new one-shot titled amber Blake: Operation Dragonfly, and we’ve got your first exclusive preview of the upcoming issue starting on the next slide. The new 48-page one-shot is from Heavy Metal Empreinte’s Magma Comix, and will have writer Jade Lagardere at the helm alongside artist Butch Guice as they guide Blake through a new adventure that highlights the horrors of human trafficking. Blake bounces back from a betrayal near her home, and she’s set her sights on a human trafficking ring. Lagardere is thrilled to welcome fans back to Blake’s spy thriller adventures and teased a bit of what fans can expect from the new one-shot.
“I’m so excited for fans to find out more about Amber Blake. She’s back stronger than ever after her betrayal in the previous storyline. Amber’s spy master is losing his grip on her, and new characters like Emily and Cheng are really important in Amber’s life, “said Lagardère.” What an incredible pleasure to continue this beautiful journey with artist Butch Guice, who is extremely talented. And thank you very much to Denton J. Tipton, who is a true genius! I am very happy and feel so lucky to have such a show. team up with me. “
“Through the character of Amber Blake, I want to bring hope and strength to those who suffered from difficult childhoods and difficult times. And in this story, we will highlight the horrors of human trafficking. Amber is even a superhero although she doesn’t have any superpowers. It can give people the courage to stand up, speak up and fight. They are not alone on this road. Any of you can be Amber Blake, ”Lagardere said.
Magma Comix editor Denton J. Tipton said: “I am truly honored that Jade has entrusted me with her creation, Amber Blake. Like the main character, Amber Blake’s stories have a strong sense of purpose and A message worth spreading. These two ingredients are integral parts of a Magma comic book, and Amber Blake has them in spades with her themes of courage and justice. And with a caption like Butch that takes her back to life, we will have our cake and eat it too. “
You can find the official description below.
“Abandoned by her mother at the age of 5, Amber Blake was just a child when she was recruited at the Cleverland Institute, a school for gifted children, where she was promised a bright future. But predators lurk in the school administration and, about to expose them, Amber finds herself fleeing for her life the very man who took her in. Now one of the best recruits of a secret agency determined to end human slavery in all its forms, she will destroy all those who have ever suffered the people she loves. “
Amber Blake: Operation Dragonfly hits comic book stores on July 14.
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