Official Press Release
February 12, 2008, Runnemede, NJ – DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT released images and information today concerning the April release of Red Sonja #33 and the next BIG Red Sonja event that features five dynamite all star writers creating a tale leading into the next big storyline! For issue #33, Dynamite has Red Sonja vs. Thulsa Doom writer Luke Lieberman joined by Red Sonja artist the sensational Homs!
Red Sonja #33 continues Sonja’s journey down the river Styx! Here, at the command of Charon, she faces her greatest set of foes – those she has killed in battle over the many years! The issue will be available with three exciting covers, including the main cover from the fantasy master – Ken Kelly, along with two stunning pieces, one by Adriano Batista and the other by Fabiano Neves!
Beginning with issue #30, Red Sonja is featuring a new, different and special creative team each and every month as the she-devil heads towards issue #35. Each issue in this special event is a great jumping on point for new readers! The special event includes the pairings of Christos Gage with one of the most extraordinary artists of Marvel’s Golden Age of horror, Pablo Marcos! Ron Marz and artist Lee Moder! Red Sonja veterans Luke Lieberman and Homs! And the return of Mel Rubi with new series writer Brian Reed!
“I am always trying to dig and explore Sonja’s psyche – This is Red Sonja through the looking glass.”– Red Sonja #30 and Sword of Red Sonja: Doom of the Gods writer, Luke Lieberman.
RED SONJA #33 (FEB083636) Writer: LUKE LIEBERMAN; Penciller: HOMS; Covers: KEN KELLY (50%), ADRIANO BATISTA (25%) and FABIANO NEVES (25%)
FANS! ASK YOUR LOCAL RETAILER ABOUT “VIRGIN” KEN KELLY COVER!!!
For art and more information please visit: http://www.dynamiteentertainment.com/htmlfiles/p-C109495.html
Dynamite plans to have incredible support for this release with house ads, Diamond Previews Ads, online ads through news websites, as well as prints ads in Comic Shop News!
ABOUT DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT:
DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT was founded in 2004 and is home to several best-selling titles and properties. Beginning with their Army of Darkness comic book series – launching as the #1 independent comic in July of ’04 – and recently ranked the #1 selling Independent Horror comic — and continuing to their best-selling Red Sonja series – issue #0 alone selling over 240,000 copies and ongoing issues and one-shots recently ranked among the best-selling titles in unit sales and dollar volume – and not only has Dynamite consistently released Red Sonja as THE top selling single comic outside of Marvel and DC Comics, Dynamite successfully places more titles in the Top 100 than most non-Marvel, non-DC publishers. Dynamite’s new monthly Battlestar Galactica series is the company’s first major launch of ’06, debuting with an impressive 175,000 copies in initial orders sold for the introductory #0 issue. Dynamite’s ongoing Highlander comic book series launched to excess of 100,000 copies sold for issue #0. The recently released The Lone Ranger #1 sold out on its first day in comic shops, went in to an immediate 2nd printing, and the 2nd printing sold out from Dynamite!
Now, in addition to the ongoing Red Sonja and AOD series, DYNAMITE has released the all-new Battlestar Galactica comic by Greg Pak and Nigel Raynor – launching with a specially priced #0 issue, having sold in excess of 175,000 copies and recently featured in the pages of TV Guide, A classic Battlestar Galactica comic book series, Xena by John Layman and Fabiano Neves, a Darkman vs. the Army of Darkness mini-series and is preparing the Lone Ranger with Brett Matthews and John Cassaday – and Dynamite has more on the horizon!
In addition to the creators mentioned – Dynamite works with some of the most high profile creators in comics, including Alex (Justice) Ross, John (Astonishing X-Men) Cassaday, Michael (Superman/Batman, Aspen Comics) Turner, Jim (All-Star Batman) Lee, Michael (Red Sonja) Avon Oeming, Mike (Red Sonja/X-Men) Carey, Jim (Justice) Kruegar, Greg (The Incredible Hulk) Pak, Brett (Serenity, The Lone Ranger) Matthews – as well as working with up and coming new talent and enhancing strong creators!
The company also produces new and classic material from such creators as Paul Gulacy and Doug Moench’s Six from Sirius, Tim Truman’s Scout, Carlos Trillo and Eduardo Risso’s Borderline and other titles including Jim Starlin’s Dreadstar, in addition to reprint editions of classic Red Sonja material and more.
For updated information on Dynamite Entertainment and their titles, please visit the Dynamite website at www.dynamiteentertainment.
- Ad Free Browsing
- Over 10,000 Videos!
- All in 1 Access
- Join For Free!