When “Battlin” Jack Murdock refused to take a dive in a boxing match, making his life forfeit and leaving his son an orphan, he changed the entire face of the Marvel Universe. His son, Matt Murdock, was inspired by the death of his father, going on to become the costumed avenger Daredevil, protector of Hell’s Kitchen. Fans have always wanted to know more about Jack Murdock and answers finally come in the form of June’s brand limited series Battlin Jack Murdock. The four issue series is co-written by Zeb Wells and Carmine Di Giandomenico, with the latter also providing the series’ lush artwork. Exploring the relationship between Jack and his son, Battlin Jack Murdock is a heartfelt series that offers a unique insight into the formative years of Matt Murdock and into the mind of the man who shaped him. You might know how it all ends, but do you really know how it all began?
Daredevil: Battlin Jack Murdock continues the tradition of bold, innovative storytelling from the Marvel Knights imprint that has produced recent hits such as Spider-Man Reign and the upcoming Silver Surfer: Requiem. Prepare to witness the greatest struggle of Jack Murdock’s life-the battle to save his own soul!
DAREDEVIL: BATTLIN’ JACK MURDOCK #1 (of 4) (APR072296)
Written by ZEB WELLS
Story by CARMINE DI GIANDOMENICO & ZEB WELLS
Pencils and Cover by CARMINE DI GIANDOMENICO
Parental Advisory …$3.99
FOC-5/17/07, On Sale-6/06/07