|Multiplatform content company Skybound Entertainment and global childrenâ€™s book publisher AMEET announced a new partnership to launch LEGOÂ® branded comic books. The first comic book series out of the partnership will debut in 2022, published by Image Comics and Skybound.Â |
The exclusive English-language licensed publishing partnership will bring LEGO properties into Skyboundâ€™s vast slate of notable comic book series, including THE WALKING DEAD, INVINCIBLE, and ULTRAMEGA. Â
â€œAs a lifelong fan of LEGO toys and content, nothing brings me greater joy than partnering with AMEET on this iconic brand. Each title will be a portal to the endless worlds accessible in every LEGO play session, created to inspire the LEGO builders, readers, and thinkers of tomorrow,â€ said Sean Mackiewicz, Senior Vice President, Editor-in-Chief at Skybound Entertainment. Â
â€œComic Books form a key component of the LEGO Books publishing strategy to bring LEGO stories to young readers everywhere,â€ said Eric Huang, Vice President and Publisher at AMEET. â€œSkybound is the perfect LEGO Books comics partner. Theyâ€™re as passionate as we are about publishing books that encourage creativity and play.â€Â
Skyboundâ€™s first venture into the LEGO Groupâ€™s vast library of intellectual property will be announced in the coming months. For updates follow Skybound onÂ Twitter,Â Instagram, andÂ Facebook.