Adventure Time Gets Rule 63'd with Fionna and Cake in January

A comics news article

by Danny Djeljosevic

The first episode of Adventure Time I ever saw -- with a vague memory of the original short in my head -- was "Fionna and Cake," the episode featuring the gender-swapped versions of the regular characters, created by series storyboard artist Natasha Allegri. It was awesome, so I was kind of disappointed that Adventure Time wasn't about a girl adventurer and her spunky cat friend, as much as I came to love the regular versions of the characters.

But BOOM! Studios likes to give Adventure Time fans what they want, so January 2013 brings a new six-issue miniseries, Adventure Time: Fionna and Cake. Written and drawn by Allegri, the series will follow the Rule 63 versions of Finn and Jake on an adventure kicked off by Fionna rescuing a male version of Fire Princess from danger.

In addition to the below cover, Fionna and Cake #1 will have covers by JAB, Joe Quinones, Vera Brosgol, Ethan Riley and Frank & Becky.

 

 


 

Danny Djeljosevic is a comic book creator, award-winning filmmaker (assuming you have absolutely no follow-up questions) and Co-Managing Editor of Comics Bulletin. Follow him on Twitter at @djeljosevic or find him somewhere in San Diego, often wearing a hat. Read his comic with Mike Prezzato, "Sgt. Death and his Metachromatic Men," over at Champion City Comics and check out his other comics at his Tumblr, Sequential Fuckery. His webcomic The Ghost Engine, with artist Eric Zawadzki, updates twice a week.

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