The sequel is getting a prequel.
Marvel Comics will publish a two-issue mini-series that fills in details of what happened between the end of “Tron” and the beginning of “Tron: Legacy.”
The first issue is expected to hit stores in October. The series will be called “Tron: Betrayal.”
Here’s the official synopsis from Marvel:
The storytelling picks up in the aftermath of Walt Disney Pictures’ first film in its franchise TRON. Kevin Flynn is now in charge of Encom, the world’s largest video game company. Kevin, a break-through game developer, has built the Grid, a digital world filled with living programs. This new virtual world is about to develop a life of its own and, in order to control it, Flynn’s going to need to help of an old friend…named Tron.