a mayke™ graphic novel
this is the story of John Henry you've been waiting for
About John Henry
John Henry changed the story of his people
John Henry became a legendary tall tale icon
now, john henry creates a new legacy inside this graphic novel story
Once upon a time, the age of wonder, possibility, and magic existed. Then—it vanished.
Go Inside an immersive new superhero universe
where superpowers & mysticism collide
the team behind the book
we think there's more of john henry's story to tell, too.
We got answers.
Written by Founder of Mayke, Ed Williams
Illustrated by new manga artist, Volideen
Colored by Tim Wasney
Edited by Joseph P. Illidge
Story Integrity by Spencer Bollettieri and Brent Lyles
An African trickster god from the Ashanti people. He’s said to be the keeper of wisdom and stories—and can spin one hell of a web.
These characters are bigger than comics and someday we’ll be able to share them in multiple forms of media.