New Castle Graphic Novel Coming From Marvel, Cullen Bunn to Write

Cullen Bunn will follow in the footsteps of Brian Michael Bendis, Kelly Sue DeConnick and Peter David, writing Marvel's latest graphic novel based on the hit AMC series Castle.

Castle_Unholy_Storm_CoverThe 112-page hardcover, titled Castle: Unholy Storm, hits comic shops and bookstores everywhere on May 6th, 2014. It will feature interior art by Robert Atkins and Will Sliney and a cover by Carlo Pagulayan.

“We are incredibly excited to, once again, be partnering with Marvel to bring Richard Castle’s early literary works to life,” said Andrew W. Marlowe, Castle Creator/Executive Producer.  “It’s a great way to expand the Castle universe for all our fans.”

“We are, once again, excited to bring the Derrick Storm’s novels to life” added Axel Alonso, Marvel Entertainment Editor in Chief. “Whether you’re new to the world of Castle or a longtime fan, there’s something for everyone in Castle: Unholy Storm—and it’s the kind of book that reaffirms Marvel’s commitment to creating new fans of comic books.”

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Here's the official blurb for the story:

Derrick Storm is back and he has a new, deadly case to solve. When the daughters of four high-powered international businessmen are discovered dead in New York, the NYPD scrambles to bring the murderer to justice. But when a fifth girl is found mutilated in a pool of her own blood, her prestigious French family hires Derrick Storm to run his own investigation and find the real killer. Storm has only one lead - a strange symbol drawn in blood. Storm enlists the help of the beautiful and daring Clara Strike, his CIA handler. Together they uncover a deep web of deception under the guise of mysticism and devotion.