Backchannel Season 2
The late great Stan “The Man” Lee’s POW! Entertainment company has released season 2 of one of his final comic book creations in Backchannel season 2. You can check out Backchannel season 1 and 2 (for free) up on webtoons.com. The series premiered in October of 2018 and took a short hiatus after Stan’s passing, but now it is back. You can check out an interview with the series writer Tom Akel about what it was like to work with Stan Lee.
If you are a fan of the series you are probably very excited for its return. As one of comic books most renowned creators, Stan always had ideas floating around in his head and wonderful enthusiasm for everything he did. Here is what you can expect from season 2 of Backchannel.
Backchannel (Created by Stan Lee, written by Tom Akel, illustrated by Andie Tong)
From Stan Lee’s POW! Entertainment comes a sci-fi superhero, teenager Tom Tanner. On the surface, Tom Tanner is having an average high school life – struggling to stay on the lacrosse team, hiding his affections for his friend Sally, and trying to keep his head down and grades up. What his father, an LA police detective, and friends don’t know is that Tom is an engineering prodigy and is being recruited by BACKCHANNEL, a decentralized hactivist group causing havoc at prisons across the U.S.
Keeping the Update
Backchannel is updated every Wednesday with a new episode on webtoons.com. You can check it out on the website along with multiple other free webcomics on the site! Fans we want to hear from you! Are you excited about the return of Backchannel? What is your favorite thing about the series and why should other people read it? Let us know in the comments.