"Super Real" and Jim Mahfood Take On the Comic Book Industry!

Wed, November 22nd, 2006 at 12:00am PST

Comic Books
CBR News Team, Editor

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While the big companies have massive crossover events pitting their own characters against themselves, SuperRealGraphics.com is proud to offer the first ever Super Real Special, Super Real vs. The Comic Book Industry, featuring the book?s genetically enhanced reality show cast taking on; you guessed it, the entire comic book industry! And if that wasn?t epic enough, legendary indy artist Jim Mahfood is along for the ride when the book hits stands this February!

Super Real vs. The Comic Book Industry is a brand new issue number 1 featuring five stories written by series creator Jason Martin, spotlighting each character and their comic book style enhancements facing off against stand-ins for comic book superstars in an all-out action extravaganza! This is a great chance to check out the offbeat mash up of comic book and pop culture in this irreverent, funny, and sexy series. Each explosive story features artwork by a different guest creator, including featured contributor Jim Mahfood (Oni Press, Image Comics, Marvel Comics), who says about the special, ?I had a blast drawing it, it?s really fun stuff!?

Super Real?s first 3 issues have all been well received by fans, and especially critics, with many citing it as one of the best independently published comics available today (Ain?t It Cool News, Newsarama, The Comics Review) and others proclaiming creator Jason Martin an ?Artist to keep an eye on in 2006? (Comic Fanatic). Now?s the time to tune in and check out the buzz on Super Real, with 30 pages of in your face comic book icon beat-downs that are sure to have fans talking!

The special is available for preorder via comic shops and the December Previews catalog (page 320): Super Real vs. the Comic Book Industry Special #1 Written by Jason Martin, with artwork by; Jason Martin, Jim Mahfood (Grrl Scouts, Stupid Comics), Edward Pun (Antarctic Press), Daniel Campos (BloodRayne), and The Boo (UK fetish artist). 32pgs, B&W, mature readers, $3.50 With 2 covers, including a 1 in 5 Jim Mahfood variant! Diamond Order Code: DEC06 3864

You can learn more about the special and the series at its website:
http://superrealgraphics.com/

Including online previews from all the issues:
http://superrealgraphics.com/previews.html

And links to all the reviews:
http://superrealgraphics.com/ats_reviews.html

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