Official Press Release
Hot on the heels of STAN LEE'S SOLDIER ZERO #2 release and less than a week before the much-anticpated debut of STAN LEE'S THE TRAVELER #1, BOOM! Studios reveals the ultimate variant no collector can do with out, the 1-in-300 STAN LEE'S STARBORN #1 variant signed by Stan Lee! Written by iZOMBIE and New York Times bestselling author Chris Roberson and drawn by SPIDER-MAN's Khary Randolph comes STAN LEE'S STARBORN aiming to expand the universe this December. Don't forget to order your copy at your local comic shop today!
Shipping this December, STAN LEE'S STARBORN is the third of three new ongoing superhero series brought to you by BOOM! Studios and Stan Lee. STAN LEE'S SOLDIER ZERO #1 hit store shelves last month quickly becoming the bestselling BOOM! book of all time. Written by Paul Cornel and Javier Pina, STAN LEE'S SOLDIER ZERO #1 has garnered praise from all quarters. Next Wednesday, Eisner and Harvey Award-nominated IRREDEEMABLE writer Mark Waid and AMAZING SPIDER-MAN's Chad Hardin bring you an epic time bending tale in STAN LEE'S THE TRAVELER.
STAN LEE'S STARBORN #1 is written by iZOMBIE's Chris Roberson with art by SPIDER-MAN artist Khary Randolph, the title ships with seven covers, including A & B covers in a 50/50 split by Gene Ha and Humberto Ramos respectively with a 1-in-25 incentive cover by Khary Randolph, a 1-in-50 undressed Gene Ha variant, a 1-in-75 undressed Humberto Ramos variant, 1-in-150 undressed Khary Randolph variant and a special 1-in-300 Stan Lee signed variant cover by Mitch Gerads! This title ships in December and carries a Diamond Code of OCT100875.
About BOOM! StudiosBOOM! Studios (www.boom-studios.com) 2009 "Best Publisher" of the year, generates a wide-ranging catalog of multiple Eisner and Harvey Award-nominated comic books and graphic novels featuring some of the industry's top talent, including Philip K. Dick's DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP?, 20th Century Fox's 28 DAYS LATER and DIE HARD, The Henson Company's FARSCAPE, and the original Mark Waid series IRREDEEMABLE. This fall sees BOOM! teaming up with the legendary Stan Lee, creator of Marvel Comics' characters Spider-Man, The Hulk, and The X-Men for a line of original superhero series, the legend's first new superhero creations in nearly 20 years. BOOM!'s youth imprint, BOOM Kids!, is an undisputed industry leader publishing Disney/Pixar's THE INCREDIBLES, CARS, and TOY STORY, as well as Disney's THE MUPPETS, DONALD DUCK, UNCLE SCROOGE and WALT DISNEY'S COMICS AND STORIES. This year, BOOM! Studios celebrates its fifth anniversary.
About POW! Entertainment(Purveyors of Wonder) Entertainment, Inc.(Pinksheets: POWN) (www.powentertainment.com), an advanced media and entertainment company with a first-look deal with Disney that owns a 10% equity stake in POW!, was founded by world-famous comic book and motion picture icon Stan Lee, together with award-winning producer Gill Champion and intellectual property specialist Arthur Lieberman, Esq. POW!'s principals have extensive backgrounds in the entertainment industry encompassing the creation, production and licensing of original intellectual properties, including some of the most successful entertainment franchises of all time. POW!, capitalizing on this combined expertise, specializes in franchises for the entertainment industry, including animation and live-action feature films, plus television, DVDs, transmedia, merchandising and related ancillary markets, all of which contribute to global expansion. POW! partners with other individuals and entities of entertainment's top echelon, including studios and networks, in the creation, licensing and distribution of new POW! character franchises. www.powentertainment.com