Preview: 'Mech Cadet Yu' tells the age-old tale of a boy and his jaeger

Preview: ‘Mech Cadet Yu’ tells the age-old tale of a boy and his jaeger

'Mech Cadet Yu' #1, out soon from BOOM! StudiosMECH CADET YU #1
Story by Greg Pak.
Art by Takeshi Miyazawa.
Colors by Triona Farrell.
Letters by Simon Bowland.
Cover A by Takeshi Miyazawa and Triona Farrell.
Cover B by Marcus To and Adam Metcalfe.
Homage Variant Cover by Juan Doe and Dylan Todd.
Unlocked Retailer Variant Cover by Sonny Liew.

Nestled deep within Arizona’s red sand deserts, Sky Corps Academy cadets train for years to be paired with a noble extraterrestrial Robo Mech.

Mech Cadet Yu follows humble housekeeper Stanford Yu, treated like the trash he sweeps away until a surprise encounter with a Robo Mech derails the Academy’s plans for their top cadet. It will be tricky work convincing military folk he and his rogue bot are worthy of battling baddies: will they be left picking up the pieces of Sky Corps latest invention instead?

$3.99 | E | AUGUST 2

From BOOM! Studios: Once a year, giant robots from outer space come to Earth and bond with young cadets from the elite Sky Corps Academy to defend the world from the terrifying aliens known as the Sharg. It’s a great honor to be chosen, but this year… well, the wrong kid was picked.

Greg Pak (‘Totally Awesome Hulk’) and Takeshi Miyazawa (‘Ms. Marvel’) team up for an action-packed adventure perfect for fans of Amadeus Cho and Pacific Rim!

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