RAI, a Brand-New Series from Abnett and Ryp This November

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Promo art by Juan José Ryp and Andrew Dalhouse

New York Times bestselling and award-winning writer Dan Abnett (Guardians of the Galaxy) and breathtaking artist Juan José Ryp (X-O MANOWAR) welcome you to the 41st century in RAI, the must-read sci-fi epic of 2019! The cyborg samurai, Rai, embarks on a thrilling quest to save the future in a journey that will introduce new worlds, new characters, and gripping adventures.

Feast your eyes on artwork from issues one, two, three, four…and FIVE below, and check out what’s to come in the next half a year of RAI with the creative team and editor!

RAI #5 interior art by Juan José Ryp and Andrew Dalhouse

“It’s got a blend of action, sci-fi, a little horror and a lot of character. I think it’s a very distinctive book that has its own special feel.”

RAI #3 interior art by Juan José Ryp and Andrew Dalhouse

Everything is part of a great puzzle! The story surprises me by its crazy coherence. It is magnificent!”

RAI #2 interior art by Juan José Ryp and Andrew Dalhouse

“Quite honestly, I feel like we hit the jackpot. I challenge anyone to read this book and tell me differently.
-Lysa Hawkins, Editor

RAI #4 interior art by Juan José Ryp and Andrew Dalhouse

The perfect place to join in if you’re a new reader and you want to find out why people are raving about Valiant books.”

RAI #1 interior art by Juan José Ryp and Andrew Dalhouse

RAI #1, the first chapter of the enthralling sci-fi ongoing series, goes on sale November 20th, 2019, featuring colors by Andrew Dalhouse (The Flash), letters by Dave Sharpe (X-O MANOWAR), and covers by Juan, Adam Pollina (FALLEN WORLD), and José Ladrönn (Planet Hulk)!

About Valiant Entertainment
Valiant Entertainment, a subsidiary of DMG Entertainment, founded by Dan Mintz, is a leading character-based entertainment company that owns and controls the third most extensive library of superheroes behind Marvel and DC. With more than 80 million issues sold and a library of over 2,000 characters, including X-O Manowar, Bloodshot, Harbinger, Shadowman, Archer & Armstrong, and many more, Valiant is one of the most successful publishers in the history of the comic book medium. For more information, visit Valiant on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and For Valiant merchandise and more, visit

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