Maddie, Jeff, and Tyler talk to Aspen’s VP Mark Roslan and Editor Gabe Carrasco about their comic series Portal Bound!
Their Future Depends on Each Other as Aspen’s 15-Year Anniversary kicks off with the debut of their newest series!
A parallel otherworld exists as a mirror to our own, where science is melded with nature and a warrior spirit defines their true value. A teenage soldier princess, Sybil, is sent off with her Uncle Horuk in an effort to stop her megalomaniac father, Emperor Atilus from destroying two Earths. With a deadly array of monstrous creatures in hot pursuit, Sybil and her uncle race to activate a portal to Earth to find a savior who is also figuring out how to survive…being a teenager!!
Don’t miss the opening chapter to Aspen’s brand new action-adventure saga from writers Mark Roslan (BubbleGun, Broken Pieces) and newcomer Gabe Carrasco, with artist Alex Arizmendi (Edge of Venomverse: War Stories, Secret Empire: Brave New World) as they bring us a tale of two earths in need of two heroes!”
About Aspen Comics:
The company was created by comic book artist Michael Turner in January 2003. The name “Aspen” comes from the main character in Turner’s comic series, Fathom. Aspen Comics released the fantasy adventure Soulfire in 2004, its first ongoing series. 2005 marked the return of Fathom (originally published by Image Comics), with comic artist Koi Turnbull taking over the illustration of the title. Ekos, a collaboration between Turner and Geoff Johns was scheduled to follow shortly after Soulfire, but was still unreleased prior to Turner’s death in 2008.
More about Aspen Comics:
Aspen MLT, Inc. is an entertainment publishing company founded in January 2003 by superstar comic artist Michael Turner. Priding itself on producing unique entertainment properties of the highest quality visual and storytelling elements, Aspen MLT, Inc. quickly carved its mark on the comic book industry.
In addition to Michael Turner’s runaway hit, the number one best selling comic series Fathom, Aspen MLT, Inc. debuted the fantasy adventure epic series Soulfire in 2004. In 2005, Aspen released the popular series Soulfire: Dying of the Light and Fathom: Cannon Hawke, along with Fathom: Volume Two. 2006 brought the release of the critically-acclaimed series Shrugged and the primordial adventure Soulfire: Chaos Reign. 2008 marked the anticipated maxi-series Fathom: Volume Three along with Soulfire: Shadow Magic.
Along with their own successful properties, Aspen MLT, Inc. has collaborated with some of the comic industry’s most successful companies and endeavors. Michael Turner and Aspen has collaborated with Marvel Comics on past and present properties, including providing covers for the year’s best-selling event series Civil War, The upcoming Onslaught Reborn mini-series, and such titles as Wolverine Origins #1, The Incredible Hulk #100 and Ultimate X-Men #75, and Black Panther. Aspen collaborated with DC Comics on the popular Superman: Godfall mini-series, the best-selling Superman/Batman mini-series, and provided Eisner-nominated covers for the critically-acclaimed and top-selling mini-series Identity Crisis, as well as the entire run of the number one-selling Justice League of America. In 2006, Aspen joined forces with television giant NBC to create the online comic adaptations for the mega-hit television series “Heroes.”