A while ago
we COMICSBEAT told you that Garth Ennis has a new title coming from Aftershock, Jimmy’s Bastards, but the artist wasn’t listed. Now it’s been revealed that it’s frequent Ennis collaborator Russ Braun (Fables), a great choice for many reasons.
The story involves a super spy who spreads his “baby batter” a bit too flagrantly and gets a surprise one day. And it seems to all involve a monkey which is the key to great comics, as we all know.
Here’s all the info on the new title, which launches in June.
JIMMY’S BASTARDS #1 / $3.99 / 32 pages / Color
writer: Garth Ennis
artist: Russ Braun
color: John Kalisz
letterer: Rob Steen
cover “A”: Dave Johnson
cover “B”: Russ Braun
Item Code: APR171220
In Shops: JUNE 14, 2017
Jimmy Regent, Britain’s number one super-spy, has got it all: intrigue, adventure, a license to shoot whoever he likes and beautiful women falling at his feet. He also has a new partner who isn’t quite as impressed by Jimmy as all other women appear to be. Now, there’s a price to pay for Jimmy’s multiple romantic conquests — the results of which are about to come calling in the worst possible way…
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