Conspiracy of the Planet of the Apes is the first-ever original novel set in the continuity of the classic 1968 movie. Conspiracy tells the story of what happened between the scenes of the first film, exploring the adventures of the Astronaut John Landon, Chimpanzee scientists Dr. Milo and Dr. Galen, and Gorilla Security Chief Marcus.
Written by Andrew E.C. Gaska, and adapted from a story by Gaska, Rich Handley, Christian Berntsen and Erik Matthews, the book contains illustrations from the top talents in the industry, including:
Jim Steranko, Andrew Probert, Timothy Lantz, Joe Jusko, Mark Texeira, Dave Dorman, Chris Scalf, Brian Rood, Chandra Free, Dan Dussault, Ken W. Kelly, Colo, David Hueso, Miki, Matt Busch, Dirk Shearer, Barron Storey, David Seidman, Sanjulian, Chris Moeller, Thomas Scioli, Scott Hampton, Leo Liebleman, Lucas Graciano, Erik Gist, and Patricio Carbajal.
Taking place during the events of the original 1968 Planet of the Apes film, Conspiracy of the Planet of the Apes explores a shocking, never-before-told storyline!
I've long been a fan of the original movie, but, after reading this, the movie seems kind of bland. This version of the story is so much more fully fleshed out and developed. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Douglas
Drew's re-imagined version of the Planet of the Apes tale, told from Landon's point of view, is spot on accurate in it's recounting of the details in every scene from the film. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Steve
The story here is very well done, filling in the gaps where we wondered what happened to Landon after he got separated from Taylor. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Edgar
I wasn't sure what I was expecting in reading this book, but I can say that as an original Planet of the Apes movie fan, I can't believe how integrated this book is to the original... Read morePublished 4 months ago by J. Christner
Love this book. The illustrations are awesome. I'm a huge Planet of the Apes fan and I've read all the comics and novels This might be my favorite Planet of Apes story beside the... Read morePublished 15 months ago by james sund
As a lifelong Planet of the Apes fanatic - and also, taking into account the overall quality and Herculean effort that almost certainly went toward the publication of this... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Amazon Customer
I'm impressed with this book. It remains true to the original story universe, yet bends things where certain aspects of the 1960s story have clearly not aged well (like computer... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Benjamin
For those of you who are fans of the classic Planet of the Apes films, this little nugget is the perfect companion piece. Read morePublished on July 10, 2013 by Collin
Andrew E.C. Gaska reveals himself as a skilled storyteller and a masterful juggler. With his attention to detail and extensive knowledge of the franchise, he not only puts forth a... Read morePublished on January 18, 2013 by Paul G. Bens, Jr.