Leshy – the Forest Master

Introducing another character from our story. Various Slavic people have called him differently – leszy, lisovik, leshy, borowy, polisun – but all those names reflect his habitat, as he is the Forest Master, protector of forest animals and birds. Leshy is able to turn himself into any person, beast and bird. He may help people, but also may punish those who violate his forest rules …


Main character sketches…

The main character is a young hunter (we keep his name a secret for now) from a settlement in the “Boar” (Wieprz) river valley in the territory of the modern Poland. This is where our first story begins…

Slavic hunter

Comics creation started

We started creating the first episode in a series of stories about life, culture and beliefs of Slavic people in Early Medieval times. You can see some concept art on the photo.

Comics concept