According to BOOM! Studios, the demand for Grant Morrison and Dan Mora’s first issue of Klaus, has been so high that the publisher has rushed a third printing of the comic to fill the amazing demand.
‘Klaus‘ is an original comic series which details the epic origin story of the one and only Santa Claus in a dark and fantastic past filled with myth and magic in a story that tells the truth behind how Santa Klaus really came to be!
Klaus #1 is in essence “Santa Claus: Year One” and helps the reader understand where Santa Klaus actually began? What he was like when he was young as well as what happened to him when he faced his greatest challenge? Klaus #1 draws on Santa Claus’ wilder roots in Viking lore and Siberian shamanism, while also taking in the creepier side of Christmas, and characters like the sinister Krampus.
Klaus #1 ships with a new cover by Mora and a retail price of $3.99, with an anticipated arrival in stores on December 23rd.