Official Press Release
BOOM! Studios and POW! Entertainment unveiled Stan Lee’s SOLDIER ZERO at a press conference during Comic-Con International 2010 last month. It was there that fans learned that ACTION COMICS writer Paul Cornell and SUPERMAN artist Javier Pina would be joining Stan as writer and artist on the ongoing SOLDIER ZERO series. The A and B covers to SOLDIER ZERO #1 by Trevor Hairsine and Dave Johnson respectively were also unveiled that day.
Today, the full slate of covers for SOLDIER ZERO #1 can now be revealed! This includes the special 1-in-300 variant cover that will be signed by Stan Lee.
In addition to SOLDIER ZERO, Stan Lee also announced he’d be joining BOOM! Studios to create two other new ongoing superhero series, THE TRAVELER and STARBORN, all shipping this Fall.
THE TRAVELER, written by Eisner Award-nominee and BOOM! Studios Chief Creative Officer Mark Waid with art by AMAZING SPIDER-MAN artist Chad Hardin, features a mysterious new superhero with time-traveling powers battling the Split-Second Men, super-powered assassins from the future. THE TRAVELER ships this November.
STARBORN, written by iZOMBIE’s Chris Roberson with art by SPIDER-MAN’s Khary Randolph, tells the story of a regular guy who discovers he’s the heir to an intergalactic empire, putting him at the center of a war between five alien races. STARBORN ships this December.
The SOLDIER ZERO solicitation appeared in the August issue of Diamond Previews letting fans know about this not-to-be missed publishing event of the year.
SOLDIER ZERO #1 is written by Paul Cornell (ACTION COMICS) with art by Javier Pina (SUPERMAN) and ships with seven covers, including A & B covers in a 50/50 split and 1-in-25, 1-in-50, 1-in-75, 1-in-150 covers and a special 1-in-300 Stan Lee signed variant cover. This title carries a Diamond Code of AUG1008571.