Scott Pilgrim is a typical 23 year old guy living in the big city in Canada with his roommate Wallace Wells. Scott plays bass in a garage band, he likes video games and he is “between jobs.”
Enter the new girl in town, Ramona Flowers. He meets her at a party, and falls for her immediately. But to win her heart, Ramona tells Scott that he has to defeat her seven evil ex-boyfriends. Seven evil ex-boyfriends! Volume 6, the final book is due out July 20, 2010.
The popular and award-winning graphic novels by Bryan Lee O’Malley have now become a major motion picture. The movie opens August 13, and is based on the first graphic novel “Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Life.” You can watch the trailer here:
There will also be a video game based upon the books and movie. The game is being developed by Ubisoft who has produced such games as Assassin’s Creed, Prince of Persia (also a movie), Splinter Cell, Resident Evil, and many more. The game is set to launch soon after the movie on August 25th. View the game trailer here:
The Fountaindale Public Library has all of the graphic novels. You can place a hold, or call us at 630-685-4176 and we can place the hold for you.