Aama Vol. 2 : The Invisible Throng
The Invisible Throng
Verloc Nim has travelled with his brother Conrad to the desert planet Ona(ji) to recover the mysterious biorobotic experiment aama. The planet is home to an abandoned group of scientists, who have been left to their fate. In the second volume of Frederik Peeters' science fiction series, Conrad sets up an expedition to find the professor who has taken aama to another part of the planet. With the assistance of their robot-ape Churchill, Verloc and Conrad embark on a journey that brings spectacular discoveries and unsettling encounters. . . Aama won the 'Best Series' prize at the Angouleme International Comics Festival in 2013.
Frederik Peeters is one of the world's most important comic artists, best known for his autobiographical graphic novel Blue Pills. He has received five nominations in the ‘Best Book' category at Angouleme, and in 2013 he won the ‘Best Series' prize at the same event for the first two volumes of Aama. He is also the author of Pachyderme and Sandcastle (with Pierre-Oscar Levy), both published by SelfMadeHero. He lives with his wife and daughter in Geneva.