Marvel and Netflix have debuted a free Jessica Jones digital comic, billed as an exclusive preview of the upcoming television drama. It’s available for free on comiXology and Marvel’s Digital Comics Shop.
As reported by ComicBookResources.com, it is written by Brian Michael Bendis and illustrated by Michael Gaydos, the 12-page comic features a cover by David Mack. Bendis and Gaydos created JessicaJones in 2001 for the Marvel Comics series “Alias.”
“It is in the Marvel TV Universe, and it celebrates the new show and the connective tissue that will build between the series,” Bendis explained this morning on his blog. “And a big THANK YOU to all of you for your support, excitement and enthusiasm for Jessica and everything else.”
Premiering Nov. 20 on Netflix, Jessica Jones stars Krysten Ritter as the former superhero turned private detective. The series also features David Tennant, Mike Colter, Rachael Taylor, Carrie-Anne Moss and Rosario Dawson.