"Unusual Suspects" Launches At Pasadena's Comics Factory This Saturday

Wed, April 18th, 2007 at 12:00am PDT

Comic Books
CBR News Team, Editor

Official Press Release

LOS ANGELES – Dan Wickline's The Unusual Suspects is being officially launched this Saturday, April 21 from 4 to 7 pm at the Comics Factory in Pasadena! The all-original 100-page graphic novel is a benefit for The Hero Initiative, the first-ever federally chartered not-for-profit corporation dedicated to helping comic book creators in need.

Come meet writer Dan Wickline, along with artists Tone Rodriguez and Mark Dos Santos, and get your very own sketch for a donation to The Hero Initiative.

In addition, eBay auctions are underway for original pages from The Unusual Suspects, so don't miss the chance to win a page from Tone Rodriguez or Rafael Navarro! See:



WHO: Dan Wickline, Tone Rodriguez and Mark Dos Santos from The Unusual Suspects

WHAT: Sketches and Signings to launch this awesome 16 short story original graphic novel!

WHEN: Saturday, April 21, 2007 from 4:00 – 7:00 pm

WHERE: Comics Factory, 1298 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91106 (626) 585-0618

Unusual Suspects

Written By Dan Wickline

Artwork By Ben Templesmith, Tone Rodriguez, Nat Jones, Chris Moreno and MORE!

Cover By Mike Mayhew and Dean White

b/w 100 pages $12.99 original graphic novel

To purchase a copy of The Unusual Suspects now (you really oughtta!), visit:


The Hero Initiative is the first-ever federally chartered not-for-profit corporation dedicated strictly to helping comic book creators in need. Hero creates a financial safety net for yesterdays' creators who may need emergency medical aid, financial support for essentials of life, and an avenue back into paying work. For more information, visit www.HeroInitiative.org or call 310-909-7809.

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