|Once Upon a Time: Shadow of the Queen cover by Nimit Malavia|
With Disney as Marvel's new stepmother, get used to movie and TV characters lording over comic books. HM Regina no less will be the main attraction in a graphic novel based on ABC's Once Upon a Time. (ABC is a Disney company.)
Once Upon a Time: Shadow of the Queen, out September, will delve at length into the Huntsman's past and cast a new light on his relationship with Regina. The story is a continuation of "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter," an episode from the first season.
With OUAT producer Dan Thomsen behind the narrative, the graphic novel is expected to be canon material. Nimit Malavia, Mike Del Mundo, Vasilis Lolos, and Mike Henderson are on board for the art.