E.X.O. : the legend of Wale Williams / writer, Roye Okupe ; artist, Sunkanmi Akinboye ; colors, Raphael Kazeem ; letters, Spoof Animation.
- 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
- 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)
1 current hold with 2 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Detroit Lakes Public Library||Y G OKU (Text)||33500013508478||New||Available||-|
|Moorhead Public Library||Y G OKU (Text)||33500013508486||New||Checked out||02/02/2022|
- ISBN: 9781506723020
- ISBN: 1506723020
- Physical Description: pages cm
- Publisher: Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Books, 2021.
"A superhero story about redemption, set in a futuristic 2025 Africa! Wale Wiliams, an impetuous young man who inherits a suit with super powers after his father goes missing is tricked into returning home to Lagoon City, Nigeria following a five year absence. Wale embarks on a journey to investigate his father's mysterious disappearance. As he comes to understand the suit's powers, Wale realizes he must restore hope to his city by preventing catastrophic attacks from the sociopathic Oniku, the leader of an extremist group called the CREED."
Born in Lagos, Nigeria, Roye Okupe is an award-winning filmmaker, author, speaker and entrepreneur whose passion for comics and animation led him to found YouNeek Studios in 2012. Under that umbrella, Roye wrote, produced and directed several animated productions including, but not limited to, the award-winning and critically acclaimed <i>Malika – Warrior Queen Animated Short</i>. <br/> <br/>These productions have allowed Roye to attain many prestigious recognitions such as being #5 on Ventures Africa’s list of 40 African innovators to watch (2016) as well as being part of NewAfrican Magazines’ 100 most influential Africans two years in a row (2016 & 2017). In August 2015, Roye's debut graphic novel: <i>E.X.O. The Legend of Wale Williams Part One</i><i> </i>was received with critical acclaim and has since been featured on CNN, Forbes, The New York Times, NBC, The Guardian, ABC7, BBC, The Huffington Post, Mashable and more! <br/>
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