Thursday, January 15, 2009

Launching Joe

Our new era of G.I. JOE officially kicked off yesterday with the release of Chuck Dixon and Robert Atkins' issue #1. Graham Crackers Comics threw a big launch party around the book's release and had Atkins at the store doing signings and sketches. Atkins did a special cover for the issue that is exclusive to their store. You can see from the pics they sent that they really know how to launch a book in style:

Robert even created a character that probably won't ever appear in the pages of an actual issue, but is fun to show, anyway. Meet Smoke Break: