"Legends of The Dark Crystal", the much-anticipated original prequel to Jim Henson's fantasy masterpiece is set 100 years before The Dark Crystal, the groundbreaking film that won the hearts and minds of fans all over the world and set the stage for the new age of puppetry and animatronics. TokyoPop and The Jim Henson Company worked diligently to produce this imaginative manga series that transports readers back to a time when Thra was inhabited by not only more Gelflings, but more Skeksis as well. These fantastical manga prequels feature the writing of Barbara Kesel, complimented by the art of Heidi Arnohld