Rai (2014 series) #05-8 [SET] — Volume 02: Welcome to New Japan (C)

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The critically acclaimed series continues as New York Times bestselling writer Matt Kindt and superstar artist Clayton Crain return for the second staggering collection of RAI!

In the aftermath of the devastating battle for 41st-century Japan, Rai must pick up the pieces as he grapples with the startling truth about Father and his purpose.

Will Rai remain a champion of the people or will he succumb to the same fate as the men who carried the mantle before him?

And why is everyone looking at him so strangely?

Go back to the future with all-star creators Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain as they crack open a brand-new chapter for Valiant's smash-hit ongoing series!

 

 

Collecting issues #5-8, including All Variant "C" covers. 

 

 

Rai (2014 series) #5 (Variant "C" Cover - Riley Rossomo)
By Matt Kindt & Clayton Crain. 
“The Battle for New Japan” pt 1 (of 4)
The critically acclaimed, fan-favorite series is BACK! New York Times best-selling writer Matt Kindt and superstar artist Clayton Crain return for the second staggering volume of RAI! In the aftermath of the devastating battle for 41st century Japan, Rai must pick up the pieces as he grapples with the startling truth about Father and his purpose. Will Rai remain a champion of the people or will he succumb to the same fate as the men who carried the mantle before him? And why is everyone looking at him so strangely? Go back to the future as Kindt and Crain crack open a brand new chapter for Valiant's smash-hit ongoing series!
Rai (2014 series) #6 (Variant "C" Cover - Miguel Sepulveda)
By Matt Kindt & Clayton Crain. 
“The Battle for New Japan” pt 2 (of 4)
As 41st century Japan spirals into chaos, will Rai protect his nation…or help tear it down? As Rai grapples with a life beyond the control of Father, new feelings distract him from uprisings, secret armies, and a bomb that could all doom the mission to free New Japan before it even begins! Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain’s astonishing saga of the year 4001 rockets toward a terrible reckoning as “Battle for New Japan” continues!
Rai  (2014 series) #7 (Variant "B" Cover - Raul Allen)
By Matt Kindt & Clayton Crain. 
“The Battle for New Japan” pt 3 (of 4)
“Battle for New Japan” explodes with another pulse-pounding chapter by New York Times best-selling writer Matt Kindt and featuring fully painted artwork by superstar artist Clayton Crain! Romance threatens to destroy a necessary peace between Raddies and robots as Rai builds his army for the final assault on Father! Plus: a glimpse of Earth 4001 and the secret weapon hiding out on the planet’s surface that could be the key to taking back New Japan!
*** No Variant "B" Cover Published
Rai  (2014 series) #8 (Variant "B" Cover - David Mack)
By Matt Kindt & Clayton Crain. 
“The Battle for New Japan” pt 4 (of 4)
“The Battle for New Japan” erupts into all-out war! Rai has raised an army of former enemies and reluctant allies all in the name of one thing – freedom! It’s the final fight between Father and his prodigal son, except there is no coming back from this as the outcome could spell the end of not just New Japan, but all of Earth!
*** No Variant "B" Cover Published