Preview: The Warriors: Jailbreak #1

Warriors, Come out and Play!! Everyone who as seen the 1979 cult classic The Warriors knows this line as a point where all hell is about to break loose. Haven't heard of the film? Well you might want to check it out before reading on. MTV Splash Page has a first look at something Warriors related coming soon from the Dabel Brothers Publishing: a new ongoing series named The Warriors: Jailbreak. This new series is going to feature Swan, Ajax, Rembrandt and the rest of the Warrior gang to show what every fan of the movie wanted to know: what happens next. The comic picks up where the movie left off, with The Warriors being blamed for causing gang violence at theaters. In the movie, the plot finds The Warriors having to cross the territory of rivals in order to get to their own 'hood on Coney Island. The second-in-command, Swan, takes charge while dealing with Ajax's openly voiced desire to be acting gang warlord. The Warriors slowly cross the dangerous Bronx and Manhattan territories, narrowly escaping police and other gangs every step of the way. Written by Erik Henriksen and with art by Todd Herman and Herb Apon, this series debuts July 22nd and is launching at this years Comic Con in San Diego. If you're gonna be there make sure to check it out. Otherwise you'll have to head to a store on July 22nd to pick this one up. In the meantime, you can check out 11 pages of the book here. The Warriors: Jailbreak #1 first look