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Avatar Plug of the Week – HERO WORSHIP #6

The most original super hero series concludes its first arc today, by writers Zak Penn (Avengers, X-Men II & III movies, Alphas TV show) and Scott Murphy (Star Wars The Clone Wars TV show)! All of Adam’s life has lead up to this surreal moment – from worshiping …

Avatar Plug of the Week – HERO WORSHIP #5

This year’s most original super hero series continues today, by writers Zak Penn (Avengers, X-Men II & III movies, Alphas TV show) and Scott Murphy (Star Wars The Clone Wars TV show)!

Avatar Plug of the Week – HERO WORSHIP #4

Zak Penn (writer of the Avengers, X-Men II & III movies, and the Alphas TV show) and Scott Murphy (writer of Star Wars The Clone Wars) are delivering this year’s most original super hero series!

Avatar Plug of the Week – HERO WORSHIP #3

Are you reading this year’s most original super hero series? Hero Worship #3 flies into comic shops today! Sometimes when your dreams come true, they turn out to be nightmares. Zak Penn (writer of the Avengers movie, X-Men II & III …

Swipe File: Alex Ross’ Superman And Hero Worship

Here’s a scene from Hero Worship, published by Avatar Press today, featuring an iconic superhero, Zenith. And here… is another iconic superhero. By Alex Ross. All he needs now is a cape.   In Swipe File we present two or …

REVIEW: Hero Worship #1 by Zak Penn and Michael DiPascale

It’s a comic book set in a world where superheroes really exist. Or, at least, one superhero. Stop me if you’ve heard this one. Because, yes, it feels very very familiar. Even the name of the hero in question, Zenith, …

Avatar Plug of the Week: HERO WORSHIP #1

It’s going to be a huge week for Avatar fans. We have a whole bunch of new issues hitting stands, and plenty of previews to show off here at Bleeding Cool! First up, we are proud to share the preview …

Avatar Plug of SDCC: HERO WORSHIP #1 Signed Variant Edition Exclusive to Retailers

Zak Penn and Scott Murphy will join Avatar Press at San Diego Comic-Con to celebrate the launch of Hero Worship #1, their new comic book miniseries of superheroes revered — and manipulated — as celebrity icons. Penn is Hollywood’s premiere …

In-Depth with Michael DiPascale: Hero Worship

Michael DiPascale is a name that’s been on the periphery for the past few years, especially if you’ve been paying attention to Avatar Press and its sister company, Boundless Comics. He has a slick painted style that’s perfectly suited for …

Scott Murphy of Star Wars: The Clone Wars Talks Hero Worship

Professionally, Scott Murphy may be best known as one of the Grand Moffs (if you will) steering the Star Wars: The Clone Wars cartoon with its star-spanning, explosive drama week in and week out.  Bleeding Cool previously announced that Murphy …

Heroes as Celebrities: Zak Penn Discusses Hero Worship

Zak Penn is a screenwriter and director whose name is recognizable to Little Bleeders as a contributing writer on such superhero film projects as X2, X-Men: The Last Stand, The Incredible Hulk, Alphas, and The Avengers. Bleeding Cool previously announced …

First Look: Nine Pages of Hero Worship

As previously announced on Bleeding Cool, there’s a new project forthcoming from Avatar Press called Hero Worship, a mature look at superheroics in the same vein as previous titles like Black Summer and Absolution. We’re happy to share this exclusive …

Swipe File: Hero Worship And Runaways

  Wow… even the colour schemes match… In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages, parodies, ironic appropriations, coincidences or works of the lightbox. We trust you, the …

Superhero Screenwriter Zak Penn To Publish First-Ever Comic, Hero Worship

It’s no secret that superhero films have been generating top dollar for Hollywood in the past decade, with major productions coming out several times a year. Perhaps the most influential person behind the camera is Zak Penn, whose list of …