Media Release — ALTER EGO: CENTENNIAL (a.k.a. Alter Ego #100) is a celebration of 100 issues, and 50 years, of ALTER EGO, Roy Thomas’ legendary super-hero fanzine. It’s a double-size triple-threat BOOK, with twice as many pages as the regular magazine, plus special features just for this anniversary edition! Behind a RICH BUCKLER/JERRY ORDWAY JSA cover, ALTER EGO celebrates its 100th issue and the 50th anniversary of A/E (Vol. 1) #1 in 1961—as ROY THOMAS is interviewed by JIM AMASH about the 1980s at DC! Learn secrets behind ALL-STAR SQUADRON—INFINITY, INC.—ARAK, SON OF THUNDER—CAPTAIN CARROT—JONNI THUNDER, a.k.a. THUNDERBOLT—YOUNG?ALL-STARS—SHAZAM!—RING?OF?THE?NIBELUNG—and more! With rare art and artifacts by GEORGE PÉREZ, TODD McFARLANE, RICH BUCKLER, JERRY ORDWAY, MIKE MACHLAN, GIL KANE, GENE COLAN, DICK GIORDANO, ALFREDO ALCALA, TONY DEZUNIGA, ERNIE COLÓN, STAN GOLDBERG, SCOTT SHAW!, ROSS ANDRU, and many more! Plus special anniversary editions of Alter Ego staples Mr. Monster’s Comic Crypt, Fawcett Collectors of America (FCA)—and ALEX WRIGHT’s amazing color collection of 1940s DC pinup babes! Edited by ROY THOMAS.
160-page trade paperback with COLOR
Print version: $19.95 cover price
Digital Edition: $5.95
In anticipation of the issue’s release, TwoMorrows Publishing is letting readers download a FREE PDF preview of the issue at this link:
This preview features a good sampling of the various interviews, articles, and art from the issue.
To order a Digital Edition, a print version directly from TwoMorrows at 15% off, or for a “FLASH” preview of the book, go to this link:
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To order through your local comics shop, use Diamond Order Code: JAN111351
ALTER EGO: CENTENNIAL will be in comic book stores on Wednesday, March 16.