The Umbrella Academy Season 2 has been renewed by Netflix and production has also started on the next installment. Based on the Dark Horse Comics, the show has received critical acclaim and also the audiences have loved it so far. It is why the second season was given a green signal at such an early stage and fans now want to see more from The Umbrella Academy world.
There are also reports that Netflix could pick up the Umbrella Academy spinoff titled “You Look Like Death” which is sort of a prequel to the whole story and features the adventures of Klaus Hargreeves a.k.a Seance.. Here are more details on Umbrella Academy spinoff “You Look Like Death” Netflix series and comic book release date.
The Umbrella Academy Season 2 Spinoff and Release Date
The Umbrella Academy Season 2 release date has not been announced yet but based on the production schedule, the show will stream around August 2020. You Look Like Death is a prequel comic book that focuses on the early days of Klaus when he is kicked out from the Umbrella Academy. Even Robert Sheehan is excited about the new prequel and has shared the cover with caption “sordid lude-fuelled misadventures of Klaus? Mucky.” on Instagram.
Gerard Way, the co-creator of the Umbrella Academy series said that he always wanted to tell more about the life of Klaus Hargreeves. You Look Like Death will have Klaus causing a ruckus in Hollywood as he tried to find his way through our world.
You Look Like Death Netflix Series and Comics Release
You Look Like Death comics are about the camps of misfit heroes getting a spinoff with the one and only Klaus aka Seance. The comic will be a standalone miniseries with six issues and will come out before ‘The Umbrella Academy’ Season 2 releases on Netflix.
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Umbrella Academy news: This June, the comic book series about misfit heroes is getting a spinoff: You Look Like Death. Featuring the one and only Klaus, aka The Seance! The 6-issue story is written by Gerard Way and Shaun Simon, art by INJ Culbard, letters by Nate Piekos, cover Gabriel Bá. See more on The New York Times today and coming soon to darkhorse.com. #umbrellaacademy #tua #klaus #theseance #darkhorsecomics #darkhorse
The first issue of ‘You Look Like Death’ comic series will go on sale from June 17, 2020. In case, Netflix picks the spinoff, You Look Like Death series will release in late 2021 at the earliest.