Media Release — Spinning-off from the hugely successful Kevin Smith’s Green Hornet, Dynamite is giving Kevin Smith’s newest creation her own monthly series with Kevin Smith’s Kato! More Green Hornet excitement from Dynamite in an incredible spin-off featuring the all-new Kato and the mysterious Black Hornet! Featuring elements direct from Kevin Smith’s unproduced screenplay filling in the blanks on the new Kato, the old Kato and the mystery of the Black Hornet! “Not my Father’s Daughter” is filled with excitement, action, intrigue and more – 5 issues of Fury as the world of Kato old and new is rocked forever and sets a course that intertwines with the destiny and legend of the Green Hornet!
With Kevin Smith’s Green Hornet reaching mainstream attention on MTV and WWE.com, not to mention his own Twitter account, now is the time to jump on the Green Hornet Bandwagon! Kevin Smith’s Kato, written by Ande Parks and drawn by Diego Bernard, explores the days just before the ongoing Kevin Smith’s Green Hornet series, telling a tale of loves lost and ultimate revenge featuring the original Kato, his daughter, and the mysterious Black Hornet! Enjoy the further adventures of the new Kato is Kevin Smith’s Kato as issue #2 hits stores in May!
“Kato #2 is our kung-fu action issue. Our bad guy has done something truly horrific to Kato. In the aftermath they go blow to blow for just about the entire issue. I watched a lot of Bruce Lee action to write this battle. I can’t wait to see it in print. I know Diego is going to draw the hell out of it.”
KEVIN SMITH’S KATO #2
Written by ANDE PARKS
Art by ALÉ GARZA
Main cover by JOE BENITEZ, ALÉ GARZA (1-in-10 chase cover) & JOHNNY D. (1-in-25 chase cover)
32 pages $3.99
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DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT, the publishing division of DYNAMIC FORCES, INC., was founded in 2004 and is home to several best-selling comic book titles and properties, including Red Sonja, Project Superpowers, The Boys, Army of Darkness, Battlestar Galactica, The Lone Ranger, Zorro and more!
In addition to their critically-acclaimed titles and best selling comics, Dynamite works with some of the most high profile creators in comics and entertainment, including Alex Ross, John Cassaday, Garth Ennis, Michael Turner, Jim Lee, Michael Avon Oeming, Brian Reed, Mel Rubi, Marc Guggenheim, Stephen Sadowski, Mike Carey, Jim Krueger, Greg Pak, Brett Matthews, Matt Wagner and a host of up and coming new talent and fan favorite creators!
DYNAMITE is consistently ranked in the upper tiers of comic book publishers and several of their more recent launches – including Alex Ross and Jim Krueger’s PROJECT SUPERPOWERS – have debuted in the Top Ten lists produced by Diamond Comics Distributors. In 2005 Diamond awarded the company a GEM award for Best New Publisher and another GEM in 2006 for Comics Publisher of the Year (under 5%). The company has also been nominated for several industry awards, including the prestigious Eisner Award.
Aside from their monthly periodical comic book series, DYNAMITE also produces new and classic material, including Tim Truman’s SCOUT, Carlos Trillo and Eduardo Risso’s BORDERLINE and TALES OF TERROR, Jim Starlin’s DREADSTAR, as well as well as reprint editions of classic RED SONJA material.