More from Previews 06/08
- Here's another. The anime from which this is based features a female
King Arthur in a modern-day quest for the Grail.
FATE/STAY NIGHT GN (2008) #1
(Tokyo Pop (Formerly Mixx))
FATE STAY NIGHT GN 01 (OF 5)
When high school student and amateur mechanic Shiro Emiya discovers
that his foster father had been a magi, he decides to follow in his
footsteps, despite his father's protestations and Shiro's lack of
natural talent. Little does he know that a war is waging among the
magi, and that he is about to become its focal point. No risk is too
great, no sacrifice too high, and no spell too dangerous for these
sorcerers whose sole purpose is to find the all-powerful Holy Grail,
no matter the cost. Will Shiro be able to protect his city from the
magi's destructive powers? Sell Sheet Keynote: Shiro Emiya is about to
turn from amateur mechanic to amateur sorcerer. And his timing
couldn't be worse...
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Michael A. Torregrossa, M.A.
Co-Founder, The Society for the Study of Popular Culture and the Middle Ages
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Smithfield, RI 02917-3627
United States of America