Chicago, IL-Continuing a reputation for providing comic book specialty retailers with the best in products, Diamond Comic Distributors, Inc. has picked up The Guardian Line. This new comics series has been created through a partnership of UMI (Urban Ministries, Inc.), the largest African American media firm specializing in positive content, and gifted comics creator Michael Davis, who is also co-founder of Milestone Media. The release of The Guardian Line series will be the largest in comics' history for positive multicultural content. "We have recruited the best artists in the comics' field to craft a product line that will reach a vast and diverse audience," states UMI President Carl Jeffrey Wright. "We are thrilled to be affiliated with Diamond-the company with the resources to reach that audience."
Since its founding in 1982, Diamond Distributors has become the world's largest distributor of English-language comics and related merchandise. Steve Geppi, Diamond's founder and president, says, "The Guardian Line is a visionary concept in comics. The series is masterfully designed and produced, and we are delighted to present it to our customers." The Guardian Line is set to release in the fall of 2006.
The Guardian Line
Launching Fall 2006$2.99 per issue
Visit the Guardian Line at Wizard World Chicago
August 3-6 at Booth # 739!