Marco Turini is one of the authors of the graphic novel of Megadeth
A little dream for all the fans of a thrash metal band and the most beloved of the world, led by Dave Mustaine. In cooperation with “Heavy Metal Magazine”, Megadeth will publish an anthology of graphic that will pay homage to the 35 years of the band, which will be published in conjunction of the release of the greatest hits Warheads On Foreheads.
It will be called Death by Design, will be an anthology of 350 pages, and will involve more than 50 authors at the global level, that will tell the adventures of the mascot Vic Rattlehead and of the most known songs of the band metal. Among these, there is also a Italian artist: Marco Turini, illustrator and author of Robotech (Magic Press), that will take care of the designs of Tornado of souls, a piece taken from Rust in Peace (1990), for the texts of Patrick Kindlon (We can never go home).
In addition to our Turini, among all the other authors who participate in the project are Brendan Small (“Metalocalypse”), Belen Ortega (“the Girl With The Dragon Tattoo”), Dan Fogler (“Fantastic Beasts And Where To find Them”), Andy Belanger (“Southern Cross”), Leah Moore and John Reppion (“Judge Dredd”), Joe Keatingue (“Popgun”), Christine Larsen (“Holy Diver”), Frazier Irving (“Annihilator”), and many others.
Here you will find a list of all the authors and the songs that will be inspired for their short stories.
Dave Mustaine, frontman of the band, said: "I always dreamed of something so glorious, exhilarating and macabre for Megadeth. I hope that I can please everyone like me to work on them together, the "Heavy Metal"."
The book will be published in the comics american, June 5. For Italy there is still no news, stay tuned for more details.
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