YouNeek Studios and Dark Horse Comics Introduce a Live Virtual Panel :: Blog :: Dark Horse Comics

Celebrating new graphic novel, WindMaker, Dark Horse Comics and YouNeek Studios present a live virtual panel and Q&A with creators Roye Okupe, Sunkanmi Akinboye and Toyin “Morby” Ajetunmobi


The latest graphic novel from YouNeek Studios and Dark Horse Comics in our ongoing partnership arrives at comic book stores and bookstores this month: WindMaker Volume 1!

To celebrate this release, join Dark Horse and YouNeek Studios Wednesday, April 20 at 11.00 Pacific / 14.00 Eastern, for a live virtual chat with YouNeek Studios CEO and author Roye Okupe, artist Sunkanmi Akinboye and artist Toyin “Morby” Ajetunmobi. The livestream will be featured on Dark Horse Comics Rich and Youtube channels, as well as YouNeek Studios Youtube channel.

We will discuss the publishing partnership between Dark Horse and YouNeek Studios, explore YouNeek YouNiverse and the process of creating these comics and more. Join the live chat to join Q&A and ask more questions to the team.

If you can not catch us live, the recording will be available afterwards to watch on demand.

WindMakerAbout WindMaker Volume 1

The West African nation of Atala is thrown into an era of unrest and dysfunction after their beloved president becomes an evil dictator. With the country on the brink of civil war, WindMaker – an ancient Atalian hero – mysteriously returns in what appears to be an attempt to save his people. The only problem is that his spirit is reincarnated into the last person anyone expects to help – the president’s security chief!

About YouNeek Studios and Dark Horse Comics

Since 2012, Roye Okupe has built a universe of superheroes that spans centuries, centered around African stories, created by African creators. Now Okupe and his YouNeek Studios graphic novels are welcomed in the Dark Horse release line.

As of 2021, Dark Horse has released the full line of previously self-published stories along with never-before-seen bonus material starting with Malika: Warrior Queen, Iyanu: Children of Wonderand EXO: The Legend of Wale Williamsand continue further into new and never before seen stories.

Learn more about the partnership and upcoming graphic novels here

Malika: Warrior Queen, Iyanu: Children of Wonderand EXO: The Legend of Wale Williams are all available from bookstores and comic book retailers now.

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