John Layman Teases The Chewniverse in Outer Darkness/Chew #1

Outer Darkness/Chew #1 is out today from Image Comics, by John Layman, Rob Guillory and Afu Chan, creatively combining both universe courtesy of a little time travel scoop. But this is only the beginning. So while the cast of Chw get to catch up on both their past and future adventures by reading the very comic book they were in, far in the future…

Outer Darkness Chew

We also get the word on the likelihood of more Chew. As John Layman continues his teasing of some newChew with this latest image…

Outer Darkness Chew

…and latest logo…

Outer Darkness Chew


…in the back of Outer Darkness/Chew #1 he sets out that he no interest in writing more Tony Chu stories…

Outer Darkness Chew

…we will be getting more stories set in the Chew universe.

Outer Darkness Chew

Sigh, all right then, the Chewniverse. Let's keep watching Layman's twitter feed.

(W) John Layman (A) Rob Guillory (A/CA) Afu Chan
SERIES PREMIERE! THE GREATEST CROSSOVER EVER! Tony Chu is a modern-day cop who gets psychic impressions from what he eats. Joshua Rigg is a 28th-century starship captain who flies through an outer space filled with demons, monsters, and ghosts. Sounds like a perfect recipe for a comic book crossover, don't it? Well, be careful what you wish for, because CHEW/OUTER DARKNESS is warping your way, bringing together the reunited multiple Eisner Award-winning CHEW team, writer JOHN LAYMAN and artist ROB GUILLORY, with OUTER DARKNESS' regular resident artistic genius, AFU CHAN!
In Shops: Mar 04, 2020
SRP: $3.99

Outer Darkness/Chew #1  is out today from Image Comics… I bought mine from Piranha Comics in Kingston-Upon-Thames. Piranha Comics is a small south London comic store chain with a small south-east store in Kingston-Upon Thames's market centre, which runs Magic The Gathering nights on Fridays, and a larger south-west store in Bromley, which also runs Magic nights and has an extensive back issue collection and online store. If you are in the neighbourhood, check them out.

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Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
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