Official Press Release
ORANGE, CA — 28 February, 2002 — When Image Comics and Devil’s Due first
announced that an all-new Micronauts series would debut this June, it was
also reported that Michael Golden, the legendary artist behind the first
twelve issues of Marvel Comics’ Micronauts and numerous covers thereafter,
would be lending his support as cover artist for the first few issues.
Sadly, Golden’s heavy workload has prompted him to back out of the
Every cloud really does have a silver lining, though, because no sooner than
Golden passed on the Micronauts assignment than Dave Johnson, whose dynamic
and highly stylized covers continue to wow fans of 100 Bullets, stepped in
to do the covers for Micronauts #1-3.
“Dave’s covers on 100 Bullets kick butt every time,” said Devil’s Due
President Josh Blaylock. “He’s jazzed about being on this project, and I
think we’re in for some truly stunning Micronauts pieces.”
Due out in June, Micronauts #1 also features a stunning cover by regular
series artist, Eric Hanson, as well as a pin-up by Image VP/Publisher, Jim