During Image Expo in Portland on February 21st, Image Comics revealed plans for a new historical fiction graphic nvoel from creators Anthony Del Col (Kill Shakespeare, Nancy Drew & the Hardy Boys), Jeff McComsey (Mother Russia), and newcomer Geoff Moore. Read the official description below:
A story so wild it could only be true... maybe...
The never-before-told tale of Adolf Hitler's secret child and how this son was the key to ending World War II is now revealed in this audacious graphic novel based upon one of history's most intriguing rumors.
In 1944 Occupied France a rogue British agent reveals to a young baker's assistant the true identity of his father, thus recruiting him for a dangerous mission that will end the greatest threat of World War II.
Out of respect to the innocent and the dead all the names in this story have been changed...
Except for one.
In an interview with Barnes & Noble, Anthony explained that "the genesis came, as all good ideas do, at a coffee shop in Toronto... [Geoff Moore] and I were grabbing coffee one day and throwing around ideas for other stories and he told me he’d always wanted to base a story on the rumors that Hitler had a child. Only a few times in my life has an idea lightbulb went off and this was one of them. I knew I had to tell this story!"
Son of Hitler is currently scheduled to release June 5, 2016. You can the graphic novel below.