Popular video game by the GameGrumps Dream Daddy: A Dad Dating Simulator co-created by Vernon Shaw and Leighton Gray is getting adapted into a comic book miniseries.
The upcoming adaptation will be published by Oni Press and feature a rotating creative team with each of the five issues telling a standalone story each focused on a different single father in the fictional town of Maple Bay looking for love with other single dads. Additionally, each of the five covers will be illustrated by artist Kris Anka (Punisher).
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"There are so many more stories we wanted to explore in the DDADDS universe," explained Shaw in a statement from the publisher. "Oni is giving us this amazing new outlet to tell them. Hope everyone likes Dad jokes!"
In addition to telling a different story, each issue also looks to explore different genres from vampire-tinged horror to boxing all while keeping a focus on dad-based romance.
"It's always been a dream of mine to work on a comic book series," revealed Gray. "I couldn't be happier that we got to make all these cool new Dad stories with such cool people!"
Dream Daddy #1 written by Wendy Xu and illustrated by Ryan Maniulit is available digitally with print copies available through Oni Press' website.