An official sequel to the cult classic film The Dark Crystal and the bestselling comic series The Power of the Dark Crystal.
Kensho and Thurma are worlds apart and their hopes of being reunited begin to dim. Alongside her rival, Nita, Thurma studies under the tutelage of the legendary Fireling elder known simply as The Fire That Stays. As the two prospective queens compete against one another, their teacher reveals new abilities of the Firelings with dark and powerful potential that could change the throne forever. In Thra, Kensho’s quest takes him to a place of wonder long forgotten...the Valley of the Mystics. There, alongside his companions, Kensho will need to face his past and the future he so desperately flees.
Written by Adam Smith (Long Walk to Valhalla) and illustrated by Alexandria Huntington, Beneath the Dark Crystal Volume Two continues Kensho and Thurma’s quests as the fate of two worlds hang in the balance.
Collects issues #5-8.
About the Author
Jim Henson was an American puppeteer, animator, cartoonist, voice actor, inventor, filmmaker, and screenwriter who achieved worldwide notice as the creator of The Muppets, The Storyteller, The Dark Crystal, Labyrinth, and Fraggle Rock.