Kong: Skull Island is now in theaters, and with its release Legendary has announced the Skull Island: Birth of Kong tie-in prequel comic book.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the four issue series takes place in the so-called "Monsterverse" of Kong: Skull Island and 2014's Godzilla reboot, along with both films' upcoming sequels and crossover movie. It will show Kong's rise to becoming the King of the monsters of Skull Island.
Skull Island: Birth of Kong is written by Arvid Nelson, with art by Malaysian artist Zid. Skull Island: Birth of Kong #1 is due out on shelves April 5.