If you can’t enjoy a comic that has creatures like vampire-werewolf hybrids, a good-looking thief as the main character, and it’s from a series with Victoria’s Secret in the title, what can you like? Bluewater Productions releases the four-issue mini-series “Rain” this July, as a prequel to “Victoria’s Secret Service”, or VSS, which returns later this year. The series will focus on Rain’s activities before she joined VSS.
Check out the press release below:
“Bluewater Comics’ hit comic book series “Victoria’s Secret Service,” is coming back this winter with a brand new ongoing series. In July, readers can get their fill in a brand new prequel to VSS called “RAIN”.
“In this prequel spin-off to “Victoria’s Secret Service,” the super sexy thief Rain (AKA Scarlet) takes a high-paying job to steal a necklace from a museum. While breaking into the museum, Rain discovers another robbery is taking place by two supernatural beings known as the Shadow Twins who are trying to steal a skeletal corpse for their friend Henry (a werewolf-vampire hybrid known as a Vrykolakas). The two stories collide when Henry wants to get revenge against Rain for the stolen necklace and damaged skeleton. What is the importance of the skeleton? What is the story with the Shadow Twins and Henry? Will Rain be able to get a big payday? Filled with thrilling action, romance, and surprising plot twists, this epic 4 issue mini-series is a can’t miss comic book series.
“It’s packed with action, supernatural creatures, humor, and plenty of characterization,” says writer Nick Lyons.
The first issue of Rain scheduled for a July 2011 release, take readers at a look at Rain throughout her many heists, before her life in “Victoria’s Secret Service”.
The four-issue mini-series, written by Nick Lyons (Vincent Price Presents) and illustrated by Sean Lee, promises to be a hit among current fans of Bluewater Comics and new fans alike. The inks are by Rob Lansley and colors by Kanya Anggayasti cover by Dan Glasl (FAME: Lady Gaga) & K. Michael Mayne (VSS vs. GEARZ).
To make sure you get your copy, contact your local comic book store to pre-order it. To find a comic book store near you go to www.comicshoplocator.com. The standard 22-page issue retails for $3.99. It will be available at comic book retail outlets.
About Bluewater Productions:
“Bluewater Productions Inc. is one of the top independent production studios of comic books, young adult books and graphic novels. Its extensive catalog of titles includes the bestsellers “10th Muse” and “The Legend of Isis” ”Bluewater publishes comic books in partnership with entertainment icon William Shatner (“TekWar Chronicles”), legendary filmmaker Ray Harryhausen (“Wrath of the Titans,” “Sinbad: Rogue of Mars,” “Jason and the Argonauts,” et al) and celebrated actor Vincent Price (“Vincent Price Presents”), Additionally, Bluewater publishes a highly successful line of biographical comics under the titles “Female Force” and “Political Power.”
“Bluewater aims to unite cutting-edge art and engaging stories produced by its stable of the publishing industry’s top artists and writers.”
And if you’re interested in this spin-off, don’t forget “Victoria’s Secret Service” also returns this fall with ongoing stories based on this same young American girl (Rain, aka Scarlett) who’s selected to join an elite, clandestine organization that was created by Queen Victoria during her rule over the English empire. So, if you’re looking for a new series to try with lots of action, supernatural occurrences, and attractive looking characters, remember to pick up “Rain” when it drops this summer.