The Weeknd Is Getting His Own Comic Book in Which He’s the Hero and the Villian Is…A Cannibal?

The Weeknd Is Getting His Own Comic Book in Which He’s the Hero and the Villian Is…A Cannibal?

The Weeknd is not the first music artist to get a comic book based on him. The Black Eyed Peas, Kiss, Justin Bieber, and Lady Gaga have all preceded him. However, we just received new details about the comic which is set to be released this summer.   The comic, entitled The Weekend Presents: Starboy, was first announced last October at New York Comic Con.  We now know that it is being written by The Weeknd himself along with La Mar Taylor and Christos Gage. The art is by Eric Nguyen and Guru-eFX.   Image Via Marvel   According to Marvel, Starboy is the story of a city called …

The Weeknd Teams With Marvel for ‘Starboy’ Comic Book Series!

The Weeknd Teams With Marvel for ‘Starboy’ Comic Book Series!

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The Weeknd fans behold: we have been given a gift from the Starboy himself. On October 7th at New York Comic Con, Abel Tesfaye finally unveiled his teased collaboration with Marvel Comics. Starboy, set to release next year, is a comic book series based on Tesfaye’s 2016 album of the same name.   The series is meant to be a play on the album, or, more specifically, a continuation of the identity he takes up on this album. “I guess this is the fourth chapter,” he told Pigeons and Planes at the Marvel Comics booth, where he was signing official copies of the first …