Official Press Release
Heard any good NAMOR news stories lately?? Marvel’s new April-debuting
ongoing series may have gotten off to an eventful and notorious start in its
publishing life, but with superstar artist Salvador Larroca now firmly
installed as penciler, and guided by co-writer’s Bill Jemas and Andi Watson,
NAMOR is poised to be one of 2003’s most unexpected, and surprising new
titles. And with a cover price of just 25-cents for NAMOR #1, every comic
fan can be in on the surprise.
“Namor #1 has surpassed everyone’s expectations on every level,” said editor
C.B. Cebulski. “Salva has crafted an undersea world that is mesmerizing to
look at. Mixed with Danny Miki’s fine inks and J.D. Smith’s amazing color
palette, Prince Namor’s Atlantis kingdom truly comes alive. The characters
and action flow off the pages into the hands of the reader.
“Bill and Andi have also granted us a wonderful peak into the life of young
Namor. Readers see him start as a mischievous young boy and follow him into
manhood, giving us a candid look into Namor’s youth that rings true with the
Sub-Mariner of today that fans know and love. We’re drawn into his life in
Atlantis and the personal relationships that shaped him into the fiery hero
he is today.”
NAMOR #1 by Bill Jemas & Andi Watson and Salvador Larroca goes on sale April
30th with a cover price of just 25-cents, and retailers are reminded it’s
Final Order Cut-off date is Thursday, April 10th. Namor #2 goes on sale May
21st! Readers, ask your retailers to reserve you a copy!