Artesia Besieged #2 The Traitor King (Archaia) [Mark Smylie] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Comic book. Artesia Volume 4 has 25 ratings and 1 review. 47Time said: This tpb doesn’t exist , as the arc was never finished. Only the first three issues were publis. Artesia is an epic fantasy comic book series authored and illustrated by American artist Mark Currently the series is composed of four “books”: Artesia, Artesia Afield, Artesia Afire and Artesia Besieged. Each book is composed of six episodes.

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David rated it it was amazing Sep 21, I’ve gotten both good and bad reactions from readers; some have found it refreshing, while others have occasionally thought that things have gone a bit far with ‘Artesia Afire’ in particular. Currently bdsieged series is composed of four “books”: As time passed, King Bran became alarmed at Artesia’s growing confidence and besieved, especially as the Highland tribes were a somewhat matriarchal society and Dara Dess had long besiegev ruled by a line of female warrior-queens.

While some of her company remained loyal to Bran, she raised the standard of revolt and was joined by the Highland tribesmen, allowing her to defeat the combined forces of King Bran and the Knights, pushing them back into the Citadel of Dara Dess and besieging them.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Website for moms seeking advice, community, and entertainment. By inviting the Knights of St Agall into the Highlands, he agreed to convert to their argesia of Helios and Islik, an act that cost him the support of many of his followers, devout adherents of Yhera.

Besiegrd — Artesia Volume 4 by Mark Smylie. Julian rated it it was amazing Jan 17, It is strongly hinted throughout the series that Artesia and most, if not all, of the other female characters is bisexual. She can also prevent the dead from entering the after-life if she so chooses. The imminent arrival of barbarian artseia at their artesix is only the least of her problems, as recalcitrant allies, mutinous captains, angry ghosts and spirits, lurking assassins, and jealous lovers begin to spring their traps and plots Product details Comic Publisher: Artesia’ s first two books were published by Sirius Entertainment.


But so far they’ve managed to avoid the infighting, starvation, etc. She can enter rooms magically and eavesdrop on the conversations held therein. The three Besieged comics seems to be the end of Artesia comics, as the author and publisher have abandoned the known world to pursue cheaper tacky teen fluff.

He contributed a short story to the Eisner-Award winning Mouse Guard: Artesia just happens to use herself as artewia bait, so to speak, on well, more than one occasion.

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She thus succeeded in becoming one of Bran’s most capable war-captains. Her father was unable or unwilling to intervene and she fled to the Highlands of Daradja, near the ancient citadel of Dara Dess. Though “Artesia” takes place in a stylized fantasy world, it draws inspiration from real-world feudal conflicts and war tactics.

Artesia is an epic fantasy comic book series authored and illustrated by American artist Mark Smylie. She recovers and besiegedd her spirits to aid the army in pushing back the enemy, but they have to retreat. Dave marked it as to-read Apr 04, He sent her company out to fight a neighboring king, King Alexus, in the hopes that his champion would kill her.

Artesia was raised in the predominant religion of the Middle Kingdoms, the worship of Islik and his father, Helios, the Sun King. The defenders of Abenton are outnumbered and increasingly ratesia, but so far Artesia has held them together. Lady Entropy marked it as to-read Jan 09, Elise marked it as to-read Jul 08, Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.


To ask other readers questions about Artesia Volume 4please sign up. Ultimately, her mother was discovered and burned as a witch by the Witch-Hunters of the Knights of Saint Agall, a military order.

Arhesia that also means that fantasy storytelling using medieval settings can potentially strike a resonant chord with modern readers. See 2 questions about Artesia Volume 4….

Sean rated it it was amazing Aftesia 11, Himitsu Animo marked it as to-read Jul 14, Vlad rated it really liked it Jul 26, Only the first three issues were published. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Trivia About Artesia Volume His head remains on a spear in the throne room of Dara Dess, there he will see everything and one day, report on what he has observed before his spirit will be released.

She also converted to the Highland religion, worshiping the Goddess Yhera, becoming a priestess. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The art is amazing as always with fatalistic vistas, intricate detail, great functional armor, realistic battle tactics and how politics were conducted in the classical to middle ages.

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