Humanoids unveils new Web site

Tue, March 5th, 2002 at 12:00am PST

Comic Books
Jonah Weiland, Founder/Former Owner

Official Press Release

Los Angeles March 4th, 2002 Humanoids Publishings new website went live

today at: This site is a re-imagined website

offering several new features including animations, discussion boards, and

updated release schedules.

"This is a really important step for us", said Ian Sattler, Marketing

Manager for Humanoids. "This site is an avenue for fans to not only have a

chance to get updated on our books, but communicate with us as well. For new

fans, the website is a great way to be introduced to our publications.

Personally, Im really looking forward to the future of the site, in terms

of expanding it over time to include as many cool bells and whistles as

possible. Well always be trying to do something exciting, from contests to

exclusive sneak previews of artwork. Its going to be a lot of fun."

In addition to release schedules, back catalogue information, and discussion

boards, also features news updates and links to

flash animations. The flash animations are of special note as they are for

two of Humanoids more popular series, The Metabarons, and From Cloud 99.

Also included are art submission guidelines and contact information for the


Humanoids has also created a special section for retailers on , where they can register to receive updates on

special ordering incentives and releases.

"We are dedicated to keeping this website updated and relevant", said Dave

Olbrich, Publishing Director for Humanoids. "Not only does that provide more

value for fans, but it helps us in terms of information gathering and

promotions. I hope that we can also use the site to increase our contact

with retailers as well."

Humanoids Publishing is a division of The Humanoids Group, with offices in

Paris, Brussels, Saigon, Geneva and Los Angeles. The Humanoids Group is a

multi-faceted conglomerate headed by Chairman Fabrice Giger. Humanoids

features subsidiaries that include an internationally renowned graphic

novel/comic book publishing house, a 3-D animation and visual effects

studio, an animation software development company and an entity currently

developing interactive, role-playing computer games.

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