Announced on the Comicology Facebook page, we see a post for an upcoming Phantom comic due for release by Lion-Muthu Comics.
Lion Comics and Muthu Comics (separate comic brands) are published by Prakash Publishers, based in Sivakasi in the South of India. Prakash Publishers also publish comics under various brands, including Thigil Comics, Mini-Lion and Junior-Lion. Comics are published in Tamil language.
Not yet listed on the Lion-Muthu Comics website, Comicology give us a sneak-peak of the Phantom comic books front and back cover, with cover art illustrated by Turkish artist Ertugrul Edirne. Also on the front cover is Muthu Comics logo.
Internal comic strips will be published in black and white, and will contain classic Phantom stories written by Lee Falk and illustrated by Sy Barry, translated from English to Tamil language.
The Phantom comic book is due for release this year, keep an eye out on the Lion-Muthu Comics website for further information once it’s listed.