Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Alibi Jones @ ComiXology!
Great news this afternoon - Comixology Submit has accepted "The Adventures of Alibi Jones" #1! It will be appearing on the popular digital comic app/platform some time early in the new year. ComiXology has now accepted 3 of our Glow-in-the-Dark Radio Comics titles - you can read "Introducing... RED HOT!" #1 on Comixology now. "Good Samaritan: Unto Dust" #1 - accepted in September - will be appearing in February. And now, Alibi Jones #1 will follow soon after!
"...brings to mind the lighter works of sci-fi legends such as Henry Kuttner or Ray Bradbury, dealing with the inevitable complications that accompany the meetings of two different cultures..." - Ain't It Cool News.
"There is a lot to like in this issue. Action and intrigue, coupled with fantastic artwork make for a fantastic read... Mike Luoma has introduced this great character in bold fashion. I’m sure there are many great stories to be told about Alibi’s adventures with the SAIF, and I for one am excited to see just what they will be..." - Geeks of Doom.
About The Adventures of Alibi Jones #1 - Expanded Edition:
Underwater aliens... Time travel... Con games... Murder... Welcome to the world of ALIBI JONES! Come along for the ride as Humankind expands into the stars. Alibi is a Mediator in The Solar Alliance Interplanetary Force (SAIF) in the year 2135, negotiating treaties and agreements between humankind and alien races. That's Alibi on the cover - art by FEDERICO GUILLEN.
"Blind Eye" - illustrated by MEISHA - takes place early in Alibi's career. His Aunt Anita asks him to attend a political social event on her behalf. Alibi discovers there may be more to a new colonial venture than meets the eye... First appeared in the out-of-print Spacebound #1 from Earthbound Comics.
"The Dakhur" and "The Flaze" - Alien Portraits by FEDERICO GUILLEN.
"Father's Day" – illustrated by RHYS AP GWYN - flashes back 23 years to the eventful day Alibi meets his father, Bernard Campion - the VATICAN ASSASSIN!
"Alibi Under Fire" - An action shot by FEDERICO GUILLEN.
"Alibi Jones In Over His Head" – illustrated by JUAN CARLOS QUATTORDIO - Alibi is on the job, trying to negotiate with the aquatic race known as the Kee'Klick. Expands on events in the novel Alibi Jones and The Sunrise of Hur. Originally appeared in Earthbound Comics Presents #1, and drew the praise from Ain't It Cool you see above.
MEISHA returns on art for "About Time". Four years after the events of Blind Eye, Alibi runs into an old... friend? She's brought a mysterious package with her - and a whole lot of trouble!
Stories and Letters by Mike Luoma