in English) is a Italian fantasy comic book published by Bonelli (of Tex
and Dylan Dog
fame) which originally started as a one-shot graphic novel but then it became an ongoing series with issue 0 being published in May 2013.
The story is focused on Ian Aranill
, also known as Dragonero due to the dark color of the blade of his sword which it became magically after slaying a dragon. Ian is an imperial scout who is a descendent from a dynasty of dragon slayers. He usually gets hired by The Empire
to do several quests in distant places. In his journeys he gathered a team of companions. Ian has also several magical powers
gained after accidentally drinking the blood of a black dragon
A Tabletop RPG
based on the comic, and also published by Bonelli, has been announced to be released in November 2013.