Trevor Hairsine’s Operation: Broken Wings, 1936 Coming November, 2011
Official Press Release
COMING THIS NOVEMBER
X-MEN: DEADLY GENESIS ARTIST TREVOR HAIRSINE & BOOM! STUDIOS
BRING A GUT-WRENCHING TALE OF ESPIONAGE & REVENGE AT THE HEIGHT OF WORLD WAR II
OPERATION: BROKEN WINGS, 1936
September 22, 2011 – Los Angeles, CA – This November, BOOM! Studios debuts an electrifying new war story featuring the stunning art of X-MEN: DEADLY GENESIS’ Trevor Hairsine, OPERATION: BROKEN WINGS, 1936!
The epic story of OPERATION: BROKEN WINGS, 1936 opens in the dungeons of the German castle Stolditz. A German intelligence officer is tortured by his superiors. They want to know why he has turned against them, and they will do anything to get that information. Imprisoned, he gives up nothing as he seemingly waits for death…or the right time to strike!
OPERATION: BROKEN WINGS, 1936 is a series that prevailed against great struggle and adversity in its production, making it that much sweeter to be published. Says artist Trevor Hairsine of the events, “…it was a ride to remember. I wear the scars with pride.”
Written by Herik Hanna and drawn by Trevor Hairsine (X-MEN: DEADLY GENESIS and WISDOM), OPERATION: BROKEN WINGS, 1936 gives you WWII action, deadly intrigue and bone-crunching action exactly the way you like it!
OPERATION: BROKEN WINGS, 1936 #1 hits stores in November with story by Herik Hanna and artwork by Trevor Hairsine. This title carries a price point of $3.99 and a Diamond code of SEP11089.
About BOOM! Studios
Eisner, Harvey, and Best Publisher Award-winning BOOM! Studios (www.boom-studios.com) generates a constellation of bestselling comic books and graphic novels with the industry’s top talent, including Mark Waid’s series IRREDEEMABLE, new HELLRAISER comics written by Clive Barker, PLANET OF THE APES, 28 DAYS LATER, and Philip K. Dick’s DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP?. BOOM!’s all-ages imprint KABOOM! publishes Charles Schulz’ PEANUTS, Roger Langridge’s SNARKED, and Scholastic’s WORDGIRL. BOOM!’s lit comix-focused imprint, BOOM! Town, recently won the Eisner Award for its first book, Shannon Wheeler’s I THOUGHT YOU WOULD BE FUNNIER.