Debut artist Joe Flood shows the orc’s battle scenes, that include multiple impalings and beheadings, up close and in full color.

... a tip-top violent adventure ....  Enjoy! 
(Just not while eating.)



Forged for war

written by Stan Nicholls

illustrated by Joe Flood

color by Hilary Sycamore

assisted by Danica Novgorodoff

First Second, October 2011

ISBN: 978-1-59643-455-4, ISBN10: 1-59643-455-4,

6 x 8 1/2 inches, 208 pages, full color throughout

Copyrighted material here with permission

A cracking good tale from  start to finish, this is strongly recommended for those who seek a realistically violent and profane heroic fantasy. 

—Publishers Weekly

GeekLife Award Winner – Best Graphic Novel of the Year
A Graphic Novel Reporter Great Graphic Novel of Fall 2011   

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