Official Press Release
December 5, 2005 – 360jam, a division of 360ep, launches a new comic imprint - HYP-NO-TECH - a diverse series of free-standing stories set in one fantastic new universe. The premier issue - The Insiders - goes on sale in March of 2006 for a remarkable 7-cent cover price. "HYP-NO-TECH is shaping up to be a super imprint and we wanted to get the ball rolling with as many new readers as possible," said Bill Jemas, former Marvel President and Publisher and current 360jam CEO. "The 7-cent price makes The Insiders easy for retailers to order and easy for fans to pick up."
The Insiders' creative team includes plot writer Bill Jemas; layout artist Arthur Dela Cruz (Advent Rising, Kissing Chaos); dialogue writer Rob Worley (Advent Rising, Young Ancient One) and colorist Jung Choi (Ultimate Spider-Man).
Packing its own unique one-two punch, 360ep, inc. publishes and distributes original and custom-content comic books along with representing clients seeking expert navigation of the complex entertainment-licensing marketplace. 360ep was founded by Bill Jemas and Russ Brown, former senior members of the management team that guided Marvel Enterprises, Inc. from a struggling, near-bankrupt comic book publisher and toy maker into the biggest licensing and publishing-turn-around story of the decade. 360ep brings together the vast experience and expertise of successful entertainment and licensing executives with some of the top writers and artists from the comic book and consumer products industries. 360ep also represents intellectual property holders seeking to "license-out" their properties to the best business partners in the consumer products and entertainment industries, as well as manufacturers looking to "license-in" the right characters and trademarks to maximize their retail businesses.