AfterShock Exclusive Preview: LONELY RECEIVER #3

LONELY RECEIVER #3 hits your local comic book shop on November, but thanks to AfterShock Comics, Monkeys Fighting Robots has an exclusive four-page preview for our readers. The bright pink narration boxes do so much for this comic as it gives the book depth, both visually and mentally.

The book is written by Zac Thompson, with art and color by Jen Hickman, and you will read Simon Bowland’s letter work. Leila Leiz worked on the incentive cover.

ACatrin Vander, a lonely video producer, buys an Artificial Intelligence partner that’s meant to bond for life. After ten years together, her holographic wife suddenly disconnects without warning. The breakup drives Catrin to the point of near insanity. She’s alone for the first time in years and reeling from a loss she can’t comprehend.


Set in the near future, drenched in pastels and sunshine, LONELY RECEIVER is a horror/breakup story in five parts.

About issue:
Finally putting the shards of her life back together, Catrin finds a new reason to live. A new set of eyes occupy her attention, and obsession grows, love blooms. It’s not a rebound if you found the one you were truly made to love. 

A month // of long days/

// Finding the one you lost

In her / you chase away

/ tell truth // pay a cost.

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Matthew Sardo
Matthew Sardo
As the founder of Monkeys Fighting Robots, I'm currently training for my next job as an astronaut cowboy. Reformed hockey goon, comic book store owner, video store clerk, an extra in 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon,' 'Welcome Back Freshman,' and for one special day, I was a Ghostbuster.