ComixTribe has two big titles shipping in June, the first is the Oxymoron hardcover that came from a successful Kickstarter campaign and then there's The Standard. You can check out Steve's review for the first three issues here and in the meantime head to your comic shop and pre-order these bad boys if you're interested (pssh.... you should be interested!).
OXYMORON, Vol. 1 Deluxe Hardcover (APR130993)
OXYMORON is an OVERSIZED HARDCOVER graphic novel collection of stories about a supervillain psychopath obsessed with contradiction. Spinning out of the pages of the comic book series THE RED TEN by Tyler James & Cesar Feliciano, the man with the killer smile finally takes center stage. This stunning hardcover collection features stories by up-and-coming writers and artists, including Jason Ciaramella (The Cape, Godzilla), Joe Mulvey (Scam), Mark Poulton (Avengelyne, Savage Hawkman), and more, and is edited by ComixTribe publisher Tyler James.
Diamond code: APR130993 • ISBN: 9780983068938
RATING: Teen + Up
FORMAT: Oversized Hardcover, 112 pages, full color
THE STANDARD #3 of 6 (APR130994)
Gilbert Graham has become The Standard once more, but this is a different, darker world from the time of his heyday. In the past, The Standard fought colorful supervillains such as The Skunk. Now, he must descend into the sewers below Sky City to confront the monstrous child-snatcher Piper. Will The Standard’s first mission since coming out of retirement also be his last?
DIAMOND ID: APR130994
RATING: Teen + Up
FORMAT: 32 pages, color (3 of 6 miniseries)
THE STANDARD is the story of two different men from two different eras who share the same heroic legacy. In the past, The Standard was the world’s greatest superhero. Today, he is a celebrity with his own reality TV show. But when a catastrophic event brings the two generations into collision, The Standard is forced to ask if superheroes still have a place in today’s cynical world. THE STANDARD is a six-part superhero miniseries written by John Lees and drawn by Jonathan Rector.