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Les Cités Obscures integrals

Les Cités Obscures integrals is a serie of books with the integral publication of all Obscure Cities stories until today. Casterman will publish 4 big volumes (around 350 pages each) in the Japanese style, but with a different organization.

Les Cités obscures Livre 1 will be published beginning of November 2017. Livre 2 will be published in March or April 2018, Livre 3 in November 2018 and Livre 4 in March or April 2019.

This new integral edition will show the unity of the books and it will be like a travel through the obscure world, with a lot of connections Benoît Peeters

The order of the stories is mostly chronological. Elements of Le Guide des Cités are used in connection with the different albums. For example in the first book the pages about Xhystos are just after Les Murailles de Samaris.

The price of each volume will be 45 euros.

Les Cités obscures Livre 1

Les Cités obscures Livre 1 will be published beginning of November 2017. This volume starts with Les Murailles de Samaris and Les Mysterères de Pȃhry. It continues with a story that has not been published before in an album: Dans les faubourgs de Pȃhry.

The book continues with La Fièvre d'Urbicande and another unpublished story: Urbicande opéra. The integral ends with L'Archiviste. Parts of Le Guide des Cités are added throughout the book.

The cover of the first book was revealed in August 2017.

Les Cités obscures Livre 1 by François Schuiten and Benoît Peeters

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Schuiten et Peeters
ISBN 2203101687
EUR 45,00