On the primary day of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, Kwento Comics, the primary all-women, all-Asian comedian guide firm highlighting Filipino and Asian mythology via the medium of graphic novels, introduced that it’s providing a GlobalComix promo code for its sequence The Masks of Haliya, written by Kaitlyn Fajilan and Jenapher Zheng, to folks attending the writer’s Free Komiks Day occasion in Los Angeles.
Based by Cecilia Lim and Waverley Lim, Kwento Comics’ mission is to create tales that introduce Filipino and different Asian mythology via riveting modern fantasy comedian sequence that can encourage younger ladies in all places and spark their warrior goddess inside to face the long run with hope, compassion, and style, born from an understanding of the previous and the struggles of their ancestors.
The debut sequence, The Masks of Haliya, is a supernatural, multi-perspective saga a few Filipina teen, Marisol Reyes, who discovers a wood masks at her great-grandmother’s wake. Future beckons within the type of a large sea serpent, an historic battle, and a grim imaginative and prescient of the long run. The sequence options artwork by Renoida Renovilla, Charyn Duy, Minerva Fox, Helena Wu, Liezl Buenaventura, Mikela Kaufman, Kristian Laroa, and Ruth Ann Roman.
To have a good time AAPI Heritage Month, Kwento Comics will likely be in attendance at Free Komiks Day on Saturday, Could 6, at HiFi Kitchen, situated at 1667 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, in Historic Filipinotown, from 1 PM – 5 PM, the place attendees will obtain a promo code for one free obtain of The Masks of Haliya #1 solely on GlobalComix.
Attending the occasion alongside Kwento Comics is Child Hero Productions, writer of the Lumpia with a Vengeance comedian books. Along with having the ability to declare your free digital code from Kwento Comics, the FCBD occasion will embody themed meals and one-of-a-kind comics. Oh, and the chance to satisfy a few of these fabulous, boundary-pushing creators!
💥FREE digital comedian books!
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— Patricio Ginelsa @HiFiKitchen FREE KOMIKS DAY 5/6 (@kidheroes) April 19, 2023