feature: nigerian comic book artist roye okupe releases his graphic novel, ‘exo: the legend of wale williams’

September 9, 2015

It’s finally out! Earlier this year, we wrote about forthcoming graphic novel ‘EXO: The Legend of Wale Williams‘ – Nigerian born artist Roye Okupe’s superhero tale – and now it’s finally been released. The comic (set in the year 2025, in the fictional Nigerian city of Lagoon) centers on a young man named Wale Williams, who inherits a suit with super powers after his father goes missing. Wale then uses the suit to battle against the terror attacks of a sociopathic extremist. The print version of the book is available HERE and also in digital HERE. See some of the featured illustrations below.

By Alexander Aplerku, AFROPUNK Contributor


”EXO: The Legend of Wale Williams’ is also available here:

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