The Rise of the Planet of the Apes prequel was a free online webcomic from Boom! Studios' which served as a prelude to Rise of the Planet of the Apes. It was released in weekly 5-page installments leading up to the movie's premier in August 2011, with a total of six issues.
Cast of Characters:
Alpha and Bright Eyes are two African Chimps living happily in the wild when poachers try to destroy their way of life and sell them into captivity. Bright Eyes' terrifying journey takes her to the Gen-Sys Laboratories where mysterious drug experiments bring even greater horrors.
More to come...
- Rise of the Planet of the Apes Webcomic Issue #1
- About the Rise of the Planet of the Apes online prelude - Rise of the Planet of the Apes Webcomic
- Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes – The Prequel Begins, by Rich Handley - Pop Culture Zoo (July 13, 2011)