'The Lookouts' jumps to ongoing comic
Published Jul 1 2012, 12:42 BST | By Hugh Armitage The Lookouts
has been announced as an ongoing title.Penny Arcade
will team with Cryptozoic Entertainment to bring its popular webcomic to print.
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The first issue will debut at San Diego Comic-Con International before arriving in stores on August 29.
"This ongoing series tells the story of a group of young boys who join the Lookouts, where they must learn the secrets of the magical Eyrewood Forest," reads the solicitation.
"Badges are earned by the Lookouts as they learn to survive and master their perilous environment. Each six-issue arc will focus on a new badge and an exciting journey for the young trainees, starting with the 'Riddle' badge in the first arc.
"Additionally, each issue will contain a two-page spread from The Lookout's Handbook, featuring an inside peek at this mysteries of Eyrewood Forest and information on additional badges."The Lookouts
was developed by Penny Arcade's Jerry Holkins, Cryptozoic president and chief creative officer Cory Jones and writer Ben McCool
McCool will pen the comic alongside artist Robb Mommaerts.