After seeing Aaron’s art for this cover, I decided to alter our normal design — stripping away the black bar and changing all the text to black. So the design elements, like Arion, are only silhouetted against the light from above. It turned out so well you’d think we planned it that way (shh don’t tell). As always, this illustration is available for purchase as an art print in our online store.
Black Rose is a weekly webcomic that depicts a fantasy world entering an industrial revolution, a world facing war between the magic-using nation of Ishtakar and the steampunk country of Athelica. The character-driven story follows a brother and sister through the tumultuous evolution of their world. Click here to learn more!