Official Press Release
LOS ANGELES, July 15--It's official! Up-and-coming Canadian publisher, SSS Comics, has acquired the rights to publish an all-new Zen comics series entitled, ZEN: Bounty Hunter
A hard-hitting black-and-white comic that focuses on Zen?s exploits as an intergalactic mercenary, ZEN: Bounty Hunter will be written by co-creator Steve Stern and illustrated by long time Zen artist Bill Maus.
This is an incredibly exciting development for Zen said Stern, who created the blue-skinned ET with artist Dan Cote in 1987. Whether you are a long time fan or encountering Zen for the first time, this book presents a whole new take on the alien hero.
SSS publisher Saul Colt said, Zen is a fantastic addition to our growing stable of characters and will fit in perfectly with the type of books we want to publish. I feel confident that this new series will capture the imagination of fans everywhere.
Cote said, An absolutely major event that will forever change the way you look at Zen will take place in ZEN: Bounty Hunter #1. Fans attending Comic-Con International will have the opportunity to get a sneak peek at what this might be.
Stern, Cote and Maus will appear at the SSS Comics booth (booth #2429) at Comic-Con on Saturday, July 24.
Based in Toronto, Canada, SSS Comics is the publisher of Eclipse & Vega its flagship title about two reluctant female superheroes, as well as The Ultimate Danger Comics Collection: Post Humorous.