Official Press Release
Challengers Comics is holding a kid friendly event this Valentine’s Day to celebrate the release of the Tiny Titans “Welcome to the Treehouse” collection by renowned artist Art Baltazar. The event will run from 12:00-3:00 on February 14, 2009 and will include free Tiny Titan themed sweets, valentines, signings by the artist and anyone who shows up to Tiny Titans Day in costume, kid or adult, gets a FREE Tiny Titans comic signed by Baltazar. As if that isn’t enough, fans can come get their picture taken with characters from the book for free as well. Challengers Comics is located at 1845 N. Western Ave in the West Town neighborhood of Chicago.
“We know everyone is having a tough time right now and we wanted to do something to give back to the neighborhood we now call home”, explained Co-Owner of Challengers Comics Patrick Brower. “Tiny Titans are the kid friendly version of the Teen Titans a fan favorite book from DC Comics. It’s been a hit with comic book readers young and old and is a great way for whole families to enjoy reading together.” The other Co-Owner of Challengers Comics W. Dal Bush commented “Art Baltazar has been working on various major comics for over a decade and is a downright nice guy. He’s a hometown Chicagoan who is a great example of what hard work and persistence can achieve.”
Tiny Titans Collection Volume 1: “Welcome to the Treehouse” sells for $12.99 and is available now. Kid-friendly versions of the Teen Titans and their rogues gallery star in this fun, light-hearted, all-ages romp beautifully written and illustrated by Art Baltazar and Franco. This graphic novel collects the first six issues in the series and is the perfect Valentine’s gift for old and new comic fans alike.
About Challengers Comics:
Challengers Comics opened their doors in April 2008 with the goal to open a store that embodied everything that W. Dal Bush and Patrick Brower had learned in their decades of experience working in comic book retail. Patrick and Dal have been life long friends and comic book fans. Challengers is a place to gather, to communicate and to enjoy to comic books as an art form.
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