and DC Comics
are producing a Line of Defense
comic book titled Firefight
, which follows the exploits of a direction action team sent to eliminate the threat of a super weapon being built on a planet. Those who stop by the DC Entertainment booth at the San Diego Comic-Con will be able to claim a limited edition "First Issue," in addition to E3 and other trade shows throughout the year. The comic will also be released through a variety of online stores. The Firefight comic is written by Ricardo Sanchez; with interior art by Brian Ching and cover art by Puppeteer Lee.
Visit the official 3000AD website
for further information on the Line of Defense
comic book and game.
WESTON, FL – (GAMESBIZWIRE) – March 28, 2012 – 3000AD, INC and DC Entertainment welcome comic book fans to the edge of conflict. Designed by videogame veteran Derek Smart, Line Of Defense, developed by 3000AD, takes place in a rich environment where Galactic Command is deep in conflict with opposing forces hell bent on taking over the resources of a distant planet and apparently building a super weapon while they’re at it.
A special limited-edition, “First Issue” comic based on this upcoming videogame will be featured at the DC Entertainment booth at San Diego Comic-Con this year, as well as E3 and several other trade shows during the year. It will also be made available through various online outlets.
For many years the Terran military forces of GALCOM have been engaged in various conflicts with the Insurgents – a splinter group of military personnel opposed to the Terran governing body. In a surprise move, the Insurgents setup shop on the long abandoned planet of Lyrius, previously used by GALCOM for weapons testing, R&D and other forms of military operations. This move wouldn’t normally warrant a deep space troop deployment, except for the fact that the Insurgents were rumored to be developing a super weapon on the planet. The “Firefight” comic tells the story of the brave direct action team sent by GALCOM to neutralize the threat and destroy the weapon.
Written by Ricardo Sanchez (Resident Evil, Telara Chronicles, Alganon), Firefight features interior art by Brian Ching (Gears of War, Batman: Arkham Unhinged, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic) and Cover art by Puppeteer Lee (Blacklight Tango Down, Storm Lion).
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About 3000AD, INC
Located in Florida and established in 1992, 3000AD Inc. headed by twenty year industry veteran Derek Smart, is a privately owned independent developer of videogames. The company is most famous for its industry recognized Battlecruiser series conceived in the mid-eighties.
About DC Entertainment
DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC Comics (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash, etc.), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables, etc.) and MAD, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating across Warner Bros. and Time Warner. DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment, and interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world.