Chew fans jumped at the opportunity to return to the Eisner Award winning, New York Times bestselling Chew universe in the new spinoff series Chu by John Layman and Dan Boultwood. Chu #1 is being fast tracked for a second printing to keep up with customer demand and a growing audience in search of a light-hearted cat-and-mouse caper.
Tony Chu is a cibopath, able to get psychic impressions from what he eats. In Chu, readers are introduced to Saffron Chu, a cibopars, able to learn secrets from who she eats with. Tony is a cop. Saffron is a criminal. They are brother and sister, and they are on a collision course.
This felonious new food noir about cops, crooks, cooks, and clairvoyants stands on its own and is perfect for longtime Chew fans and new readers alike.
Chu #1, second printing (Diamond Code JUN208562) will be available at comic book shops on Wednesday, August 19.