'100 Bullets' cover artist Dave Johnson covers 'Micronauts'

Mon, March 4th, 2002 at 12:00am PST

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Jonah Weiland, Founder/Former Owner

Official Press Release

ORANGE, CA -- 28 February, 2002 -- When Image Comics and Devil's Due first

announced that an all-new Micronauts series would debut this June, it was

also reported that Michael Golden, the legendary artist behind the first

twelve issues of Marvel Comics' Micronauts and numerous covers thereafter,

would be lending his support as cover artist for the first few issues.

Sadly, Golden's heavy workload has prompted him to back out of the


Every cloud really does have a silver lining, though, because no sooner than

Golden passed on the Micronauts assignment than Dave Johnson, whose dynamic

and highly stylized covers continue to wow fans of 100 Bullets, stepped in

to do the covers for Micronauts #1-3.

"Dave's covers on 100 Bullets kick butt every time," said Devil's Due

President Josh Blaylock. "He's jazzed about being on this project, and I

think we're in for some truly stunning Micronauts pieces."

Due out in June, Micronauts #1 also features a stunning cover by regular

series artist, Eric Hanson, as well as a pin-up by Image VP/Publisher, Jim


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