The 1972 Andes Disaster” This October

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Survival Against the Odds: A Graphic Retelling of the 1972 Andes Plane Crash

TORONTO, ON, CANADA, May 8, 2024 / — This October, Black Panel Press is proud to announce the release of the graphic novel “Shadows on the Ice: The 1972 Andes Disaster,” a visually striking and emotionally powerful retelling of one of the most remarkable survival stories in modern history. Scheduled for publication on October 22nd, 2024, this graphic novel brings to life the harrowing tale of resilience and human spirit that followed the catastrophic plane crash in the Andes Mountains.

“Shadows on the Ice” encapsulates the intense journey of survival that the passengers and crew of the ill-fated flight were forced into. Through its pages, the graphic novel explores the complex dynamics of hope, despair, and the will to survive under the most extreme conditions. The narrative is complemented by stunning artwork that captures the chilling beauty of the Andes as well as the poignant human emotions of the survivors.

By transforming this gripping tale into a graphic novel, Black Panel Press offers readers a unique visual and narrative experience that delves deep into the essence of human perseverance and the bonds that emerge from shared adversity. “Shadows on the Ice: The 1972 Andes Disaster” promises to be an unforgettable addition to the canon of survival literature, appealing not only to those fascinated by true-life survival stories but also to lovers of graphic novels seeking depth and authenticity in storytelling.

As Black Panel Press continues to explore and publish compelling narratives from around the world, “Shadows on the Ice” stands as a testament to the publisher’s dedication to storytelling that inspires, challenges, and captivates.

For additional information on “Shadows on the Ice: The 1972 Andes Disaster” and other Black Panel Press offerings, please contact [email protected].

Founded in 2017, Black Panel Press is an independent graphic novel publisher based in Toronto, with distribution through Diamond Comic Distributors in the United States and Canada. The company publishes international creator-owned graphic novels for adults. For more information, visit

Andrew Benteau
Black Panel Press
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