PREVIEW: "Vampirella" #1

Mon, August 16th, 2010 at 7:58am PDT

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CBR News Team, Editor
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Official Press Release

Dynamite Entertainment is pleased to introduce Vampirella to a new audience of readers!  Vampirella's back and is hot on the trail of her greatest nemesis, Vlad Dracula.  It's a darker world for Vampirella, and something even more sinister than vampires lurks in the shadows, something that even Dracula himself has cause to fear.  Vampirella is all that stands between us . . . . . . .and the end of the world!  Vampirella #1 is written by Eric Trautmann (Action Comics co-written with Greg Rucka), illustrated by Wagner Reis and will arrive at comic shops this November.

Having shown one of the premiere covers to Vampirella #1 cover by J. Scott Campbell, we are proud to present more Vampirella #1 covers by Alex Ross and Jelena Kevic-Djurdjevic, as well as interior pages by Wagner Reis!  The fourth cover is by one of the most popular comic book artists of all time, and will be revealed at a later date.

Also available is a second Alex Ross cover, which is a 1-in-21 original art variant.

VAMPIRELLA #1
40 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +
Written by ERIC TRAUTMANN  •  Art by WAGNER REIS
Covers by J. SCOTT CAMPBELL (25%), ALEX ROSS (25%), JELENA KEVIC-DJURDJEVIC (25%) & ALEX ROSS (1-in-21 original art variant)


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For art and more information, please visit: www.dynamiteentertainment.com

ABOUT DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT:
DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT, the publishing division of DYNAMIC FORCES, INC., was founded in 2004 and is home to several best-selling comic book titles and properties, including Red Sonja, Green Hornet, Project Superpowers, The Boys, Army of Darkness, Battlestar Galactica, The Lone Ranger, Zorro and in 2010 Dynamite announced the acquisitions of Chaos! Comics, Vampirella as well as the upcoming launch of Kirby: Genesis with the award-winning team of Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross!

In addition to their critically-acclaimed titles and best selling comics, Dynamite works with some of the most high profile creators in comics and entertainment, including Alex Ross, John Cassaday, Garth Ennis, Michael Turner, Jim Lee, Michael Avon Oeming, Brian Reed, Mel Rubi, Marc Guggenheim, Stephen Sadowski, Mike Carey, Jim Krueger, Greg Pak, Brett Matthews, Matt Wagner and a host of up and coming new talent and fan favorite creators!

DYNAMITE is consistently ranked in the upper tiers of comic book publishers and several of their more recent launches - including Alex Ross and Jim Krueger's PROJECT SUPERPOWERS - have debuted in the Top Ten lists produced by Diamond Comics Distributors. In 2005 Diamond awarded the company a GEM award for Best New Publisher and another GEM in 2006 for Comics Publisher of the Year (under 5%). The company has also been nominated for several industry awards, including the prestigious Eisner Award.

Aside from their monthly periodical comic book series, DYNAMITE also produces new and classic material, including Tim Truman's SCOUT, Carlos Trillo and Eduardo Risso's BORDERLINE and TALES OF TERROR, Jim Starlin's DREADSTAR, as well as reprint editions of classic RED SONJA material.

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