#1 can now be revealed! This includes the special 1-in-300 variant cover that will be signed by Stan Lee.
In addition to THE TRAVELER, Stan Lee also announced he'd be joining BOOM! Studios to create two other new ongoing superhero series, SOLDIER ZERO and STARBORN, all shipping this Fall.
SODLIER ZERO, written by ACTION COMICS' and DOCTOR WHO's Paul Cornell with art by SUPERMAN artist Javier Pina, features a wheelchair-bound college student who is transformed when he is bonded with an alien weapon that falls to Earth. Half-human. Half-alien. All weapon. Stuart Travers is the first line of defense in a galactic war where Earth is the battle field! SOLDIER ZERO ships this October.
STARBORN, written by iZOMBIE's Chris Roberson with art by SPIDER-MAN's Khary Randolph, tells the story of a regular guy who discovers he's the heir to an intergalactic empire, putting him at the center of a war between five alien races. STARBORN ships this December.
THE TRAVELER solicitation appeared in the September issue of Diamond Previews letting fans know about this not-to-be missed publishing event of the year.
THE TRAVELER #1 is written by Mark Waid (KINGDOM COME, IRREDEEMABLE) with art by Chad Hardin (AMAZING SPIDER-MAN) and ships with seven covers, including A & B covers in a 50/50 split and 1-in-25, 1-in-50, 1-in-75, 1-in-150 covers and a special 1-in-300 Stan Lee signed variant cover. This title carries a Diamond Code of SEP100889.
About POW! Entertainment
(Purveyors of Wonder) Entertainment, Inc. (Pinksheets: POWN) An advanced media and entertainment company, POW! was founded by Stan Lee together with award winning producer Gill Champion and intellectual property attorney Arthur Lieberman, Esq. to create, produce and license original intellectual properties. POW! specializes in franchises for the entertainment industry, including animation and live-action feature films, plus television, DVDs, video games, merchandising and related ancillary markets, all of which contribute to global expansion.
About BOOM! Studios
BOOM! Studios (www.boom-studios.com) BOOM! 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.