It’s odd that in the last five years Philip K. Dick has experienced another resurgence in popularity.Â With Boom Studio’s “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?” it was only a matter of time before other comic publishers started offering their interpretations of PKD stories. Marvel Comics landed the rights to Electric Ant, and sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of the first issue.
PHILIP K DICKâ€™S ELECTRIC ANT #1
PHILIP K DICKâ€™S ELECTRIC ANT #1 MACK VARIANT
Written by David Mack
Art by Pascal Alixe
Cover by Paul Pope
Variant Cover by David Mack
Rated T+ â€¦$3.99
Garson Pooleâ€™s life is pretty great, with the job, apartment and sexy assistant of his dreams, but a visit to the hospital uncovers a dark secret about his existence. Revealed as an â€œElectric Ant,â€ a type of robot programmed to serve a specific function, Pooleâ€™s life is thrown into a tailspin as he works to discover the truth about his programmingâ€¦and reality itself!
The first issue arrives in April