The following is a press release to help promote the second miniseries for F1rst Hero. The F1rst Hero focuses in a world where having super human powers almost guarantee insanity, lost of civil rights and be put to death. Yet, when former military officer Jake Roth finds his powers out … he’s not insane. He struggles to find his place in the world where normal humans want to hunt him and some extra humans want to kill those against them.
RUTTGAIZER AND ZABBAL LAUNCH F1RST HERO KICKSTARTER
Action Lab superhero series launches campaign for follow up to popular miniseries
The Toronto duo of writer ANTHONY RUTTGAIZER and artist DANNY ZABBAL have, this morning, launched a month-long fundraising campaign via the website Kickstarter to help cover the costs of producing their new comic book series, THE F1RST HERO: FIGHT FOR YOUR LIFE. Readers who support the project can receive special editions of the first issue, copies of the complete four-issue story and even have the chance to appear in the comic as a supporting character, based on the amount they pledge.
THE F1RST HERO: FIGHT FOR YOUR LIFE follows the adventures of JAKE ROTH, the only sane superhuman in a world where everyone else who has ever manifested powers has gone insane. These so-called “extrahumans” have been stripped of all their rights and are hunted down by the government because of the threat they pose to society. In this volume, Jake stumbles upon a mafia-controlled fight club whose three-armed extrahuman champion isn’t afraid to kill his opponents for the twisted delight of his audience.
That new extrahuman threat is ODINSON, the self-proclaimed “God of War”. Odinson is loosely based on RAYMOND ROWE, one of the stars of the nationally-syndicated RING OF HONOR professional wrestling organization. FIGHT FOR YOUR LIFE is a sequel to Ruttgaizer’s critically acclaimed 2014 mini-series THE F1RST HERO: THE MONSTER. The upcoming series, just as the previous one was, will be published by the Pennsylvania-based ACTION LAB COMICS.
The Kickstarter campaign page can be found at http://bit.ly/f1rsthero. For more information on the fundraising campaign, the series or its creators, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.