Official Press Release
Image Comics has announced a Sara Pichelli variant cover for the second issue of Joe Casey’s and David Messina’s psychedelic “slacker superhero” series THE BOUNCE.
Pichelli established her status as a sought-after artist illustrating 2011′s Ultimate Spider-Man, which introduced Miles Morales as Spider-Man, and has recently been announced as the artist on Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. Pichelli’s cover for THE BOUNCE #2 is her first work for Image Comics.
THE BOUNCE is the second new series penned by Casey (BUTCHER BAKER THE RIGHTEOUS MAKER, GØDLAND) to launch in 2013. The first, SEX, has been received with critical praise and multiple printings of its first and second issues.
The variant cover can be ordered now with the Image Comics code MAR13837. THE BOUNCE #1 will be in stores on May 22, followed by THE BOUNCE #2 in June 26.
Casey’s Image Comics titles are among those produced under the Man of Action imprint, a creative studio that includes Steven T. Seagle (THE RE[A]D DIARY), Joe Kelly (I KILL GIANTS), and Duncan Rouleau (THE GREAT UNKNOWN.)