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Disney confirms ‘Space Mountain’ graphic novel, debuts preview

space mountain posterLargely overlooked in the hustle and bustle of New York Comic Con was Disney Press’ official announcement of Space Mountain, a 176-page graphic novel based on the theme-park attraction. News of the project was surfaced in August.

Written by Bryan Q. Miller and illustrated by Kelley Jones and Hi-Fi Design, the book will be released May 6 under the Disney Comics umbrella. Disney Press also released a two-page preview and promotional poster for Space Mountain. Here’s the synopsis:

The year is 2125 and the Magellan Science Academy has given two lucky cadets ‘golden tickets’ to join a team of space explorers on a special field trip to journey 24 hours into the future. But when their mission goes unexpectedly wrong, the two kids must band together with a miniature flying saucer sidekick to save themselves and their crew — and return to Space Mountain — before time runs out and the universe is destroyed!

The first book in a planned trilogy, Space Mountain will be followed by Return to Space Mountain (2015) and Battle for Space Mountain (2016).

space mountain preview

(via Disney and More)

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5 Comments

Still the BEST RIDE at Disney!

Wow. The future and time travel. That’s pretty ambitious for a story.

This graphic novel needs to have ric flair in it! WHOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!

Haven’t we seen this before?

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