Blade Runner 2039 Comic Concludes Ash’s Story This December

Looks like we’re finally going to come to a conclusion to Ash’s story with blade runner 2039. Not only that, but it’s happening pretty soon, all thanks to Titan Comics. How is that? Well, he reads on:

Ash’s end?

"blade runner 2039" Junggeun Yoon's main cover.
I swear, that “First Angel” looks like Leia with that hairstyle and those clothes. Main Cover Artist: Junggeun Yoon.

Titan Comics and Alcon Publishing are proud to announce their new comic series. blade runner 2039. This new sci-fi comic set in the world of the 1982 film Bounty hunter by Ridley Scott (which is itself based on the 1968 dystopian science fiction novel Androids dream of electric sheep? by Philip K. Dick) will mark Aahna “Ash” Ashina’s third and final return to the world of comics. mike johnsonSupergirl, Star Trek) will return for this as a writer, with Andrés Guinaldo (justice league dark) returning as artist, and Marco Lesko returning as colorist.

As for what blade runner 2039 it’s about? Well, Titan Comics and Alcon Publishing have prepared an official synopsis for us. Check it out below:

“Los Angeles 2039. It’s been three years since Niander Wallace introduced his brand of ‘perfectly obedient’ replicants, and the ban on synthetic humans has been lifted, at least for Wallace’s new models: the older Tyrell Corp Nexus 8 units they are still chased by Blade Runners. Cleo Selwyn, first seen as a little girl in BR2019 #1, returned to Los Angeles some twenty years later, searching for Isobel, a replicant copy of her real mother who died when she was three. Cleo believes that Niander Wallace is holding Isobel captive, and the only person she can ask for help is the one who saved her all those years ago: Aahna ‘Ash’ Ashina, now an aged and disgraced ex-Blade Runner.”

blade runner 2039 will be released sometime in December 2022. you can preorder at your local comic shop or at Previews World. However, if you live in the UK or Europe, you can book it on Forbidden Planet.

blade runner 2039: Variant covers

“This new series marks both the continuation and conclusion of Ash’s story, which began in Bladerunner 2019. It’s going to be the most dramatic of the series, and that’s saying long after what happened in blade runner 2029!”

David Leach, Senior Creative Editor, Titan Comics

Although that’s not all. Titan Comics and Alcon Publishing also have several variant covers for blade runner 2039 for us, in addition to the main cover above. Check out the variant covers below:

"blade runner 2039" variant cover An art by Veronica Fish.
Is it just me, or does this have a manga aspect to it? Variant Cover Artist: Veronica Fish.
"blade runner 2039" B variant cover art by Butch Guice.
How the tables have turned, Ash. Cover variant B artist: Butch Guice.
"blade runner 2039" C variant cover art by Syd Mead.
Bounty hunter The concept art is also good. Cover variant C artist: Syd Mead.

Source: Titan Comics

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