Hazel has a few very special "features": She has wings like her mother and horns like her father. Her green-brown eyes on the other hand are unlike that of either of her parents. Hazel can create realistic illusions with which she can disguise her appearance - an ability not welcomed by some. Their escape triggers a suspenseful odyssee during which many obstacles are to be overcome. So, in this war of extraterrestrial races the two lovers from different planets are fighting hard to escape the system and secure their daughter's survival.
A Phantastic TaleHeavily influenced by Star Wars and Flash Gordon, „SAGA“ is kind of Vaughan's childhood dream of a romantic science fiction story. The Eisner Award winner is known as an excellent author of comic book series like Y: THE LAST MAN and has worked as script writer for the TV series LOST.
As his co-worker young and talented Canadian illustrating artist Fiona Staples has also gained valuable experience with her works on NORTH 40 by Aaron Williams, NORTHLANDERS by Brian Wood and MYSTERY SOCIETY by Steve Niles – some of America's most importand contemporary comic book authors. Her distinctive style has earned her a lot of praise – and the same goes for her work on "SAGA".