Jim Henson's The Dark Crystal Creation Myths (Hardcover)

The Complete Collection

By Jim Henson (Created by), Brian Froud, Brian Holguin, Joshua Dysart, Matthew Dow Smith, Alex Sheikman (Illustrator), Lizzy John (Colorist)

Archaia, 9781684154449, 288pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2019

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (4/12/2016)
Hardcover (10/27/2015)
Hardcover (6/10/2014)
Paperback (10/30/2018)
Hardcover (12/28/2011)
Paperback (2/17/2015)

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Description

The complete prequel trilogy to Jim Henson’s cult classic fantasy film The Dark Crystal, with a story by the film’s original concept designer, Brian Froud.

Brian Froud, legendary conceptual designer of the beloved Jim Henson fantasy film The Dark Crystal, returns to the world he helped create in this official prequel trilogy to the cult-classic film. Collected for the first time in one oversized edition, this series reveals the definitive origins of the Skeksis, Mystics, Gelfling, and the Dark Crystal itself while introducing all new characters in an epic spanning thousands of years.

Written by Brian Holguin (Spawn: Origins), Joshua Dysart (Unknown Soldier), and Matthew Dow Smith (Doctor Who), and lushly illustrated by Alex Sheikman (Robotika) and Lizzy John (Fraggle Rock), Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal: Creation Myths is a breathtaking return to the fantasy world that has captivated audiences for over thirty years.


About the Author

Jim Henson was an American puppeteer, animator, cartoonist, voice actor, inventor, filmmaker, and screenwriter who achieved worldwide notice as the creator of The Muppets, The Storyteller, The Dark Crystal, Labyrinth, and Fraggle Rock.