The book that launched a movie, that got re-edited for American audiences is now available from Titan Comics. The publisher sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Snow PIercer that arrives in stores on January 29, 2014.
About Snowpiercer Vol.1 The Escape
Jacques Lob/Benjamin Legrand/Jean-Marc Rochette
Details: HC, 8×11, 112pgs, B/W, $19.99/£14.99
Released: January 29, 2014
From fearsome engine to final car, all surviving human life is here: a complete hierarchy of the society we lost.
The elite, as ever, travel in luxury at the front of the train – but for those in the rear coaches, life is squalid, miserable and short.
Proloff is a refugee from the tail, determined never to go back. In his journey forward through the train, he hopes to reach the mythical engine and, perhaps, find some hope for the future…
Translated from the highly acclaimed French classic, soon to be a major motion picture starring megastar Chris Evans.
About Snowpiercer Vol.2 The Explorers
Benjamin Legrand/Jean-Marc Rochette
Details: HC, 8×11, 144 pgs, B/W, $24.99/£19.99
Released: February 25, 2014
A second train also travels through the snow on the same track, its inhabitants living in constant fear of crashing into the first Snowpiercer.
And from this second train, a small group of scavenging explorers emerges, risking their lives in the deadly cold…