Vita Ayala is a queer Afro-Latinx writer. They have written for DC, Dark Horse, Image, and Valiant Comics, and have creator-owned work through Black Mask Studios (The Wilds) and Vault Comics (Submerged). Magic: The Gathering: Chandra (IDW Publishing) is their latest graphic novel. The rich world of Magic: The Gathering comes to life, revealing new adventures, in this thrilling graphic novel featuring Planeswalker and pyromancer Chandra Nalaar. In the wake of tragedy, Chandra strikes out on her own, determined to protect the Multiverse, no matter the cost to herself. Along the way she’ll not only have to fight new threats, but also her own sense of guilt. Fellow Planeswalker and friend Ajani Goldmane tries to intervene, but it’s ultimately on Chandra to save herself, especially when a sinister foe emerges from the shadows.