What happens on Wednesday? The Small Press Spotlight, of course! This week we are taking a peek at Binge Books and their upcoming follow-up to The Heroes Union #1, which reunited Roger Stern (The Avengers, Captain America) and Ron Frenz (Thor, The Amazing Spider-Man). Now fans can check out The Blue Baron “Everything Old Is New Again!” #1, on sale on October 27, 2021, and distributed by Diamond Comics.
Written by Emmy-nominated TV writer Darin Henry (“Seinfeld,” “Futurama”), along with artists Ron Frenz (Spider-Man, Thor) and Sal Buscema (Captain America, The Defenders), the book centers on the first solo adventure of The Unbeatable Blue Baron after his debut in The Heroes Union. Published in the unique Binge Book format, which caters to fans who want to binge their content, the title is 68 pages of action-packed story.
“Everything that makes The Heroes Union such a crowd-pleasing, family-friendly superhero epic is back in The Blue Baron and multiplied by a thousand,” says Henry. “The body-swap premise makes it a perfect jumping-on point for readers of all ages because the reader and the main character are both learning the history and secrets of The Blue Baron simultaneously.”
Read details below:
“Exploding from the pages of The Heroes Union, Binge Books proudly presents the sensational solo adventures of The Unbeatable Blue Baron! Since 1776, The Blue Baron has battled alien invaders, super-powered psychopaths, and megalomaniacal mutants, but his greatest challenge awaits him inside this groundbreaking, extra-length, standalone epic from Darin Henry, Ron Frenz, and Sal Buscema and featuring a jaw-dropping jumping on point over 200 years in the making!
This release marks The Blue Baron’s Diamond Comics debut, offering readers around the world the chance to dive deeper into their new favorite superhero universe. The Blue Baron “Everything Old Is New Again!” #1is a body-swap comedy with superpowers that shows what happens when a 300-year-old hero switches bodies with a 13-year-old zero. For more than two centuries, The Blue Baron has conquered alien invaders, maniacal mutants, and super-powered psychopaths, but now he has to take on his trickiest mission to date…the 8th grade.”
Check out The Blue Baron “Everything Old Is New Again!” #1 on October 27 and visit Binge’s website for more.