Ed Brubaker has had a legendary comics career, writing some of the best-loved graphic stories of the last twenty-five years. Justly famous for his genre-bending work on superhero icons Batman and Captain America, he has focused in recent years, however, on a series of loosely connected crime themed comics with his long-time collaborator, artist Sean […]
As part of the new wave of Image creator owned comics by big name talent, Velvet by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting reunites the Captain America team for what is Epting’s first creator owned outing.
Velvet, which goes on sales on October 23rd, is a tale of espionage set in the Cold War. It’s an idea Brubaker had kicking around for years—he estimates that from the time he came up with it to when Epting was finally able to start ten years passed. Although it seems like a long time, Brubaker was able to take more time research, resulting in a stronger story, he said as a press conference this afternoon.