The countdown to The Nice Wall film has begun. Legendary Comics launched at this time a prequel graphic novel to the film, which can reveal essential backstory on the key society of heroes who’ve been defending the world from throughout the Nice Wall. Earlier than you exit and choose up this graphic novel at this time, Legendary has given followers a sneak peek, debuting the primary three pages of this 128-page hardcover graphic novel, entitled The Nice Wall: Final Survivor.
What if a military was created to defend our world from an enemy so harmful, its very existence should be stored a secret? Constructed to maintain out the ferocious Tao Tei, The Nice Wall is essentially the most highly effective defensive construction ever constructed; however it’s the heroes inside that make the wall nice: The Anonymous Order. Set sixty years previous to the movie, within the mysterious lands of historic China, tragedy forces younger Bao into becoming a member of The Anonymous Order and upholding the corps’ 4 rules: Self-discipline, Loyalty, Secrecy, and Sacrifice.
Challenged by rivals, haunted by his previous, and examined by needs, Bao spends his life getting ready for one singular second: when he should defend the world from ferocious monsters which have come to devour us all. An authentic graphic novel impressed by the most important movement image The Nice Wall from Legendary, Common Photos, China Movie Co., Ltd and Le Imaginative and prescient Photos, directed by Zhang Yimou (Hero, Home of Flying Daggers) and starring Matt Damon, Pedro Pascal and Willem Dafoe. The Nice Wall: Final Survivor is written by Arvid Nelson (Rex Mundi) with artwork by Gian Fernando (13 Legends). The duvet artwork is by Whilce Portacio.
The supporting forged for The Nice Wall is rounded out by Andy Lau, Numan Acar, Tian Jing, Eddie Peng, Han Lu, Hanyu Zhang and Kenny Lin. Shortly after the primary trailer was launched in July, Recent of the Boat star Constance Wu bashed the movie for its “whitewashing” practices, casting Matt Damon because the lead actor of a film predominantly set in China. The controversy has since died down, however with the film gearing up for its launch precisely one month from at this time, on February 24, the controversy might re-ignite as soon as once more.
The Nice Wall has been in growth for a number of years, with Henry Cavill as soon as set to star method again in 2012, with Benjamin Walker additionally signing on later that yr alongside director Edward Zwick. Not one of the actors are concerned within the mission now, though Edward Zwick and his longtime writing accomplice Marshall Herskowitz nonetheless getting a narrative credit score with Max Brooks. Zimou Yhang directs The Nice Wall from a screenplay by Tony Gilroy, Carlo Bernard and Doug Miro. The movie will go up in opposition to 20th Century Fox’s A Treatment For Wellness and Warner Bros.’ Fist Battle when it hits theaters on February 17. Check out the primary three pages of The Nice Wall: Final Survivor beneath.