Official Press Release
Asylum Press and Girls and Corpses Magazine team up to bring you more horror and chaos than you can imagine. Asylum Press announces it will brings several inmates and some special goodies to Comicon International July 22-26, 2009. Asylum Press Booth will be #1534 near Spike and Mike’s Sick and twisted Animation Festival and Publisher NBM. New books will be debuting, animation screenings, poster giveaways and sneak peaks will all be part of the madhouse at the Asylum Press booth! Come by the booth to check the schedule for signings from the following persons:
*Frank Forte (Warlash, Asylum of Horrors, Vampire Verses)
*Robert S. Rhine (Girls and Corpses, Satan’s 3-Ring Circus of Hell)
Dwayne Harris (Warhammer: Crown of Destruction and the upcoming Black Powder)
Royal McGraw (Detective Comics, Batman: Battle for the Cowl: Commissioner Gordon #1)
Elizabeth J, Musgrave (Farmhouse)
Of the new books making their debut at CCI will be Steve Mannion’s Fearless Dawn #1. After being cancelled by Diamond’s new Threshold initiative this book is headed out of the gat with a smash. Picked up by Indy distributors Haven Distro and Tony Shenton Distribution, this book is determined to make it going the indy distribution route. Haven’t seen the hottest in retro pin up action? Visit http://www.asylumpress.com/index2.html. Another issue to be featured at CCI is Warlash:Dark Noir #3- The third an final issue of this dark superhero series concludes Featuring the talents of Frank Forte, Royal McGraw, Szymon Kudranski and J.C. Wong. You can see more about Warlash at www.asylumpress.com.
MORE INFORMATION ON BOOTH TALENT:
Robert Steven Rhine
Robert Steven Rhine is the Founder/Publisher and Deaditor-In-Chief of Girls and Corpses Magazine. R.S. Rhine began working in comic books as a contributing staff writer for Cracked Magazine and Insidious Tales. The success of three “humorr-ific” comic books led to Rhine’s 278 page, color graphic novel “SATAN’S 3 RING CIRCUS OF HELL.” Forty-three of the top horror artists in the world (such as William Stout and Tim Vigil, Hilary Barta and Alan M. Clark) contributed to the book, illustrating over forty twisted Rhine tales. Rhine has sold fiction to over one hundred magazines and the published anthologies: Bram Stoker Winner: “DARK DELICACIES,” (Carroll & Graf) alongside Ray Bradbury and Clive Barker…
Royal McGraw is an award winning writer of feature film, television, and graphic novels. Royal is best known for his work on the DC Comics’ flagship title Detective Comics (Batman) and the Batman: Battle for the Cowl tie-in, Commissioner Gordon #1.
Royal is currently penning several projects, including an upcoming arc of Batman Confidential for DC Comics, Batman: Brave and the Bold for DC Kids, and several creator-owned projects.
ABOUT ASYLUM PRESS
Founded in 1999 by Frank Forte, Asylum Press is a unique publishing house specializing in high profile projects from some of the industry’s biggest names. Publishing superhero comics with Warlash: Zombie Mutant Genesis, continuing their tradition of horror with Undead Evil, Satan’s 3-Ring Circus of Hell, the upcoming Asylum of Horrors and Beyond Lovecraft, venturing into dark humor with Billy Boy The Sick Little Fat Kid and The Cletus and Floyd Show, Asylum Press co ntinues to be on the cutting edge of comic and graphic novel publishing. Asylum Press is distributed by Diamond Comics, Haven Distributors and Partners Publishers Group.