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Critical Role: The Mighty Nein Origins: Caleb Widogast is the second issue of Critical Role: The Mighty Nein Origins, written by Jody Houser with direction from Matthew Mercer and Liam O'Brien, with art by Selina Espiritu. It is scheduled for publication by Dark Horse Comics on January 12, 2022. The comic will explore the backstory of O'Brien's player-character Caleb Widogast.

Publisher's summary

Vox Machina Origins writer Jody Houser joins fan-favorite artist Selina Espiritu, and Matthew Mercer and Liam O'Brian [sic] to reveal Caleb's troubled past in this all-new hardcover graphic novel! Fans of Critical Role won't want to miss this newest edition to their Mighty Nein library!

A fire can keep you warm...or it can consume you.

When Bren Aldric Ermendrud was chosen to attend the Soltryce Academy, everyone knew he would have an important future in service to the Empire. But nobody--least of all Bren himself--could foresee the cruelty he endured, and the ways in which it would break and remake him. Witness the events that transform Bren into the Mighty Nein's Caleb Widogast, and how they'll inform the path he'll take in the future.
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Publisher's summary[3]

Development

The comic was originally scheduled for publication by Dark Horse Comics on July 14, 2021,[1] but was later postponed to January 12, 2022.[5]

Media

Editions

ISBN Released Publisher Format Price Ref.
1506723748 January 12, 2022 Dark Horse Comics Hardcover $17.99 [3]
January 12, 2022 Dark Horse Comics Digital $17.99 [3]

Cover gallery

Appearances

Characters

Caleb Widogast

Creatures

Creatures
Human
Types
Humanoid

Locations

Cities
Rexxentrum
Continents
Wildemount
Planes
Material Plane (Exandria)
Sites
Soltryce Academy

Organizations and titles

Factions
Dwendalian Empire
Families
Ermendrud family
Organizations
Mighty Nein

Bibliography

References

External links

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