Serenity Returns!

Managing Editor

Yes, that Serenity.

Dark Horse Comics has confirmed at New York Comic Con that Zack Whedon will write a six-issue comic miniseries that picks up right where the film left off. Serenity: Leaves on the Wind will debut in January 2014 and may potentially be expanded beyond the initial six issues.

“We’ve been dying to get more Serenity out ever since the book Joss and Zack wrote. We all loved Zack’s work on Shepherd’s Tale, and couldn’t wait to get him back into the mix. This story is the first giant step past the film, after the big damn heroes stuck a big middle finger in the face of the Alliance,” notes Editor in Chief Scott Allie, “Zack establishes new ground rules for these characters. He nails the voices, takes the relationships to the next level, and just gives us all the best space romp since the film Joss made …”

For more information on what’s in store for the crew on the page and behind the scenes, check out the Nerdist interview with Zack Whedon here.