Re: Digital comics are they worth it ? disscussion and comments:
I'm not exactly sure where in the comics the novel takes place, but from what I skimmed you do not want to read it until after you've read the first arc. The first few pages give away a pretty big spoiler for the first arc.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it is not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance. - Terry Pratchett, Equal Rites