Welcome Back, Vol. 1

Welcome Back (2016)

Synopsis

Reincarnation is real, and two soldiers who have been part of a war that has raged for centuries wake up in new bodies, each on a quest to find the other. Mali and Tessa have lived hundreds of different lives throughout time, caught up in an eternal cycle as they take part in a war so old that neither side remembers what they’re fighting for anymore. As Mali wakes up in her newest life, she suddenly becomes self-aware and starts to question everything, especially why she continues to fight. But elsewhere, Tessa is already on the hunt.

From: BOOM! Studios

Notes on This Title

The main characters in this series reincarnate as different genders.

This series depicts a high degree of gun specific violence. Sexual acts as well as nudity are sparse and not drawn in great detail, no genitalia is shown.

Awards

None.

Reviews

Welcome Back #1 would be the start of a perfectly charming, angst-ridden coming of age story…were it not for all the katanas. Quinn dreams of past lives as a samurai from feudal Japan, a long-decreased FBI Agent, an expired ‘80s hitman straight from Miami Vice and countless other warrior intermissions. Eventually, she deciphers that she’s the most recent reincarnation of a badass, yet doomed, soldier/assassin who dates back to prehistoric times.” (Source: Paste Magazine)

Interviews

CBR: “EXCLUSIVE: Sebela, Sawyer Bring “Welcome Back” To Life At BOOM!”

SKTCHD: “Chris Sebela and Claire Roe Talk the Art Change and Future of We(l)come Back”

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