The first issue of The Last of Us: American Dreams comic is out today for $3.99. The Last of Us: American Dreams is a four-issue miniseries published by Dark Horse Comics and based around Naughty Dog’s video game. Written by Last of Us lead writer, Neil Druckmann and lead artist, Faith Erin Hicks, American Dreams chronicles the journey of Ellie and a survivor named Riley prior to events that take place in the game.
The story revolves around “Ellie, the heroine of The Last of Us, who has grown up in a post pandemic world, shuttled between military orphanages in one of the last remaining quarantine zones and resigned to the fact that when she’s old enough, she’ll be channeled into the army or left to fend for herself until she meets an older girl determined to find a third way out.
Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us is due for release on the 14th June for PlayStation 3.