Mad Cave Studios and 41 Entertainment Have Officially Engaged To Publish King Arthur & the Knights of Justice + Princess Gwenevere & the Jewel Riders Graphic Novels for young adult readers through its imprint Maverick.
Get ready for two all-new epic adventures! Mad Cave Studios and 41 Entertainment have joined forces to bring a dose of 90s nostalgia to your bookshelf in King Arthur & the Knights of Justice and Princess Gwenevere & the Jewel Riders (aka Starla & the Jewel Riders)! It’s time to dust off your armor and prepare for a magical journey into the enchanting world of Avalon in our two new series of young adult original graphic novels.
Since the 1990s, these animated shows have captured the hearts of fans worldwide, and now they’re making a grand comeback in the form of graphic novels. Immerse yourself in the timeless tales of King Arthur and Princess Gwenevere, as they embark on heroic quests filled with bravery, magic, and unforgettable adventures.
“We couldn’t be happier working with 41 Entertainment to bring the adventures of King Arthur and Princess Gwenevere to our readers,” said Mark Irwin, VP of Business Development for Mad Cave Studios, We’ll have exciting new talent aboard to update and grow these fantastic characters, and look forward to their incredible stories coming to life in a new medium.”
Allen Bohbot, Managing Director of 41 Entertainment adds “The King Arthur series, and its sequel Princess Gwenevere, as adapted by Mad Cave Studios to reflect a modern take of the Arthurian legends with a more dramatized version, will target an older audience that never tires of these great tales. We are very excited to see these graphic novels come to market which may well serve as a foundation of story and design content for potential new YA animated projects.”
The new adventures of King Arthur and Princess Gwenevere begin in January 2024! For the latest updates, be sure to follow Mad Cave Studios and Maverick on social!
About 41 Entertainment
41 Entertainment (41E) is a global animation company engaged in the creation, production, distribution and marketing and consumer product licensing of animated children’s television programs, series and films. 41E also specializes in the marketing of related consumer products (licensing and merchandising) in all forms. Having worked on numerous successful animation projects, 41E has successfully negotiated distribution deals in over 95 countries and territories in the children’s programming market. 41E properties, either as producer, distributor or IP owner, include but are not limited to, PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures©, SKYLANDERS ACADEMY™, S.M.A.S.H!®, Supernatural Academy®, Kong – King of the Apes®, Tarzan and Jane®, and Super Monsters®. The company also owns rights to a large RETRO catalogue of animation including The Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog©, Street Sharks© and its sequel Extreme Dinosaurs© as well King Arthur and The Knights of Justice™ and its sequel Princess Gwenevere and the Jewel Riders™, to name a few, as well as classic family film titles such as Alice in Wonderland- What’s The Matter with Hatter? ©, Jungle Book- Rikki Tikki Tavi to the Rescue © and The Three Musketeers- Saving the Crown©. 41E content is available on major platforms including in part Netflix, Amazon Prime, Peacock, TUBI, PLUTO TV, iTunes and You Tube via our curated and branded channel, Amazin’ Adventures™.
About Mad Cave Studios
Driven by madness and committed to quality. Mad Cave Studios provides quality entertainment with a fresh take on an array of genres. From fantasy and action to sci-fi and horror, Mad Cave publishes stories that resonate with unapologetic and authentic audiences.
Maverick, Mad Cave Studios’ young adult imprint, offers engaging and authentic stories for those who think differently, are not afraid to be independent, and fight for who they truly are. With titles that range from slice-of-life stories to urban fantasy and horror, each Maverick graphic novel will be an authentic and inspiring universal story of personal struggle where anyone can find themselves within the pages.
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