Monday, June 13, 2016

Zenescope Goes Down Under with Kings Comics


Kings Comics of Sydney, Australia, is a comic book shop looking to get more comics in the hands of more fans. Those comics will likely include Zenescope books which is why the publisher is teaming up with Kings Comics to increase the number of titles and exclusive covers available beginning with expanded exposure for the Philadelphia-based publisher at the Oz Comic Con – Melbourne Show on June 11th-12th followed by Sydney Supanova Expo on June 17-19. Zenescope has produced an exclusive cover with Kings Comics on #47 of Zenescope’s Wonderland series. The exclusive cover is only available through Kings Comics.

“Kings is really excited to have Zenescope as a partner to feature their books in Australia. We look forward to serving their dedicated fans,” said George Vlastras, owner of Kings Comics in Sydney.

“It is absolutely no surprise to me that Kings is a Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Award Winner. Kings saw the loyal following we have in Australia and were immediately receptive to helping us get more titles in the hands of fans at an affordable price. We couldn’t be happier,” added John Lyons, Zenescope’s Director of Sales & Marketing.

Full press release below.
Zenescope & Kings Comics Partner to Reach Australian Fans

HORSHAM, PENNSYLVANIA— Zenescope Entertainment and Kings Comics of Sydney, Australia have joined forces to get more books in the hands of fans across Australia.  The two companies plan to increase the number of titles and Exclusive Covers available beginning with expanded exposure for the Philadelphia-based publisher at the Oz Comic Con – Melbourne Show on June 11th-12th followed by Sydney Supanova Expo on June 17-19.

Zenescope has produced an Exclusive Cover with Kings Comics on #47 of Zenescope’s popular Wonderland series. The exclusive cover is only available through Kings Comics.

“Kings is really excited to have Zenescope as a partner to feature their books in Australia. We look forward to serving their dedicated fans,” said George Vlastras, owner of Kings Comics in Sydney.

“It is absolutely no surprise to me that Kings is a Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Award Winner.  Kings saw the loyal following we have in Australia and were immediately receptive to helping us get more titles in the hands of fans at an affordable price. We couldn’t be happier,” added John Lyons, Zenescope’s Director of Sales & Marketing.

Zenescope and Kings will be expanding their relationship over the coming year.  Kings Comics & Zenescope can be found at Booth #1109 at Oz Comic-Con Melbourne and Booth #1637 at Sydney Supanova Expo.

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Zenescope Entertainment was founded by Joe Brusha and Ralph Tedesco in 2005, and has quickly grown into one of the top comic book and graphic novel publishing companies in the world—best known for re-imagining public domain properties as horror, sci-fi, and action/adventure series. The popular Grimm Fairy Tales has spawned dozens of critically acclaimed “shared universe” series like Oz, Wonderland, Robyn Hood, and Neverland, to name a few; and their unique blend of genre mash-ups include best-selling titles such as Aliens Vs. Zombies, Coven, Inferno, and the upcoming Escape From Monster Island and Satan’s Hollow. The company continues to work with dozens of clients which include Discovery Channel, History Channel, CBS, Lionsgate TV, SYFY Channel, New Line Cinema, Titmouse Studios, and many others.

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