The Rift is a trilogy of comic books set in the Avatar universe, continuing the storyline established in The Search, which was itself a continuation of The Promise. As with its two predecessors, The Rift is written by award-winning comic author Gene Yang, illustrated by Gurihiru, and published by Dark Horse Comics. The first book in the series was released on March 5, 2014, with the second released on July 2. The third part was released in comic book stores on November 5 and in regular stores on November 18. The hardcover edition will be released on February 24, 2015.
The Rift trilogy includes:
The Rift shifts the focus back to Aang as he begins the process of creating Republic City, in contrast to The Search, which was more focused on the story of the Fire Nation Royal Family. Toph's relationship with her parents, Lao and Poppy, is also explored, with Yang giving Toph, who was absent from The Search trilogy, a larger role.
- ↑ KorraSpirit (2014-05-16). The Rift: Hardcover Edition has officially been announced!. Tumblr. Retrieved on May 16, 2014.