Horus Heresy Graphic Novel

Rumour had it that a Horus Heresy graphic novel was in development, but with images now floating about the interwebs it would appear to be true. ┬áMy initial excitement has been somewhat tarnished by news that it’ll be a CG render job. Space Marines don’t translate brilliantly in this medium (Warhammer 40,000 movie anyone). If nothing else because renders have a nasty habit of making anything that’s painted metal come out looking ultra glossy and golds a ruddy matt colour.

Anyway, it’s early days yet and as long as the writing is of the calibre of the novels then it’ll still be a winner. I’m under no illusions that I’ll resist. Here’s a couple of grabs for your viewing pleasure…