Guided by his signature phoenix insignia, the decade-long storyverse of ILLENIUM will quickly come to life by advantage of a graphic novel, Starfall.
The music of ILLENIUM’s illustrious profession has lengthy been launched in lockstep with a meticulous visible aesthetic. Spattered with blood-orange hues and luminous textures, the covers of all 5 of his albums comprise a cohesive latticework depicting his journey from misplaced soul to record-breaking music celebrity.
The neon-splashed novel is a collaboration with famend writer Z2 Comics, with whom ILLENIUM developed a sci-fi saga to inform his “origin story.” Starfall focuses on its protagonist, Nick, a younger warrior in a totalitarian society who meets a mysterious girl, Ash, to beat the demons of his addictions.
“The prospect to carry my origin story to life in graphic novel kind has at all times been a dream of mine,” ILLENIUM, who additionally just lately launched an animated brief movie of the identical identify, stated in a press launch shared with EDM.com. “This might be in contrast to something anybody has ever seen from me earlier than.”
The quilt of ILLENIUM’s new graphic novel, “Starfall.”
Z2 Comics/Emilio Adrias
ILLENIUM is not the one digital music celebrity to affix forces with Z2 Comics. The corporate developed a sci-fi graphic novel final 12 months to pair with Alison Wonderland’s scintillating Loner album.
“At Z2 we’re continuously searching for companions to inform enthralling tales the place music and comics collide, and ILLENIUM is the proper collaborator,” added Steve Ettinger, the corporate’s VP of Advertising. “Whether or not by way of his intoxicating stay reveals or engrossing albums, ILLENIUM is a grasp entertainer and we’re overjoyed to discover a brand new avenue to thrill his followers.”
You may pre-order Starfall right here for $79.99. The novel is predicted to launch on November twenty first, 2023 in normal hardcover, deluxe hardcover and tremendous deluxe editions. The lattermost model is proscribed to 100 copies signed by ILLENIUM and likewise features a restricted version holographic collectors card in a magnetic case in addition to an enamel pin, per Z2.
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