January 24, 2012

ROCKETEER ADVENTURES Vol. 2 #1 Coming In March

The Rocketeer returns in March with a brand new anthology series ROCKETEER ADVENTURES. The 25-page first issue boasts a line-up including: Peter David, Marc Guggenheim, SandyPlunkett, Stan Sakai, and Bill Sienkiewicz, ArthurAdams and covers by Darwin Cooke and Dave Stevens!

“The Rocketeer takes us back to another time,” said series editor Scott Dunbier, “one stuffed to the brim with heroism and thrilling adventures. Some might call these stories old-fashioned—and what’s wrong with that?”

Other names that will be involved in the series include: Kyle Baker, J. Scott Campbell, Eric Canete, Paul Dini, Michael Golden,Dave Johnson, David Lapham, John Paul Leon, Bill Morrison, Louise Simonson, Walter Simonson, Chris Sprouse, Tom Taylor, Matt Wagner, Colin Wilson, and more. 
 
A portion of the profits from ROCKETEER ADVENTURES will be donated to the Hairy Cell Leukemia research. Dave Stevens, the creator of The Rocketeer, died of the disease in 2008 at the age of 52.