Official Press Release
Mr. Comics is proud to announce that our first title, REVOLUTION ON THE PLANET OF THE APES has been chosen as an employee pick of the month in the Diamond catalogue. You can read Diamond's glowing review at
The issue is currently being solicited in the latest issue of Previews and goes on sale in December.
With scripts by three time Eisner Award winning writer Ty Templeton and ROBOCOP: PRIME DIRECTIVES screenwriter Joe O'Brien, the series marks a return to the comic racks of the classic Planet of the Apes characters, Caesar, Zaius, Cornelius, Taylor, Aldo and the rest.
Beautifully rendered in full colour, each issue contains at least two stories by artists such as Salgood Sam (Sea of Red), Tom Fowler (Green Arrow), Attila (Beowulf), and Bernie Mireault (The Jam, Grendel), with dramatic painted covers by Denis Rodier (Superman).
For those interested in the series, but can't wait until December to read it, a free story is available at the Mr. Comics homepage at www.mrcomics.ca as well as sample pages from the first three issues, and previews of Mr. Comics other future projects by Dan Slott (She Hulk, The Thing) James Fry (Sword of Dracula) and Marcus Moore (Hoverboy).
All the writers and artists are available for interviews, and can be reached by emailing a request to the editor (Mr. Templeton) firstname.lastname@example.org the publisher Steve Valentine email@example.com
We look forward to joining the comic racks with REVOLUTION ON THE PLANET OF THE APES in December, and hope to be entertaining comics readers for many years to come.
Steve Valentine, publisher.