Bantam Books gain comic rights for ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’ Graphic Novels

Bantam Books has annopunced that it has acquired the graphic novel and comic rights to  ‘A Song of Ice and Fire‘ series. The first installment of the monthly comic books — which are due to be illustrated by Tommy Paterson and adapted by Daniel Abraham — is expected out later this spring, unsuprisingly to time itself nicley with the HBO TV series release in April.

Dynamic Entertainment will issue the comic books at first and Bantam will later collect them in graphic-novel format. Here are some initial comic sketches for characters Jon Snow and Tyrion Lannister whihcwere published online recently. No information is currently available on UK availability of the Comics.

We are bound to expect more spin offs and promorional items from the series as it grows in popularity, up to and after its release date.