Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Here's Magnus (and Solar) in action

I mentioned earlier today that I was hoping to see new comics featuring Magnus, Robot Fighter. Not familiar with Magnus? He's basically a futuristic version of Tarzan - - raised by a robot in the year 4000, he uses his superior martial arts skill to fight robots who would otherwise enslave Eloi-like humans. And he wears a dress, so it takes a lot of work by the artist to preserve his dignity:

Anyway, he and Doctor Solar, Man of the Atom, will star in a flipbook available on Free Comic Book Day. Courtesy of Dark Horse, here's a look:

Also, speaking of Dark Horse, they're currently giving away manga.

*At Toycutter: Valiant Comics custom action figures.

*Buy Magnus, Robot Fighter comics at Amazon.