PREVIEW: 'Namor' #1

Mon, April 7th, 2003 at 12:00am PDT

Comic Books
Jonah Weiland, Founder/Former Owner

Official Press Release

Heard any good NAMOR news stories lately?? Marvel's new April-debuting

ongoing series may have gotten off to an eventful and notorious start in its

publishing life, but with superstar artist Salvador Larroca now firmly

installed as penciler, and guided by co-writer's Bill Jemas and Andi Watson,

NAMOR is poised to be one of 2003's most unexpected, and surprising new

titles. And with a cover price of just 25-cents for NAMOR #1, every comic

fan can be in on the surprise.

"Namor #1 has surpassed everyone's expectations on every level," said editor

C.B. Cebulski. "Salva has crafted an undersea world that is mesmerizing to

look at. Mixed with Danny Miki's fine inks and J.D. Smith's amazing color

palette, Prince Namor's Atlantis kingdom truly comes alive. The characters

and action flow off the pages into the hands of the reader.

"Bill and Andi have also granted us a wonderful peak into the life of young

Namor. Readers see him start as a mischievous young boy and follow him into

manhood, giving us a candid look into Namor's youth that rings true with the

Sub-Mariner of today that fans know and love. We're drawn into his life in

Atlantis and the personal relationships that shaped him into the fiery hero

he is today."

NAMOR #1 by Bill Jemas & Andi Watson and Salvador Larroca goes on sale April

30th with a cover price of just 25-cents, and retailers are reminded it's

Final Order Cut-off date is Thursday, April 10th. Namor #2 goes on sale May

21st! Readers, ask your retailers to reserve you a copy!

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