Appearance Schedule

To book Jay Piscopo for school and library visits, please contact Tami Burke at

May 7, 2016
Free Comic Book Day
Jay will be at Bull Moose in the morning and Casablanca Comics in the afternoon doing free superhero sketches

June 4, 2016
Portland Public Library
Portland, Maine

June 11, 2016
10:00 - 6:00
Concord, New Hampshire

October 23, 2016
Portland, Maine


Nemo Publishing’s new “The Sea Ghost #1” featured in Diamond Previews


Nemo Publishing

Tami Kennedy

Nemo Publishing’s new “The Sea Ghost #1” featured in Diamond Previews

PORTLAND, ME – (January 5, 2011) – Sea Ghost discovers a dangerous secret when a mysterious sphere transports him to an alien world locked in an endless war. Can he convince the Simas and Phlan to stop fighting and unite against the real enemy? Find out in “The Sea Ghost #1: The Sea Ghost in the Machine!”

Go directly to the Diamond Previews listing at this link.

“The Sea Ghost #1” is a 36 page, full color comic book featuring A and B covers of this aquatic superhero. The story is written and illustrated by Jay Piscopo and includes a pin-up by legendary illustrator Ramona Fradon. View story pages at this link.

Retailers can order “The Sea Ghost #1” from the new Diamond Previews (Diamond Code -- JAN111269). This book is listed on page 298. Look for the kid friendly stamp.

Piscopo is the author and illustrator of “The Undersea Adventures of Capt’n Eli” graphic novel series. Sea Ghost is an integral character in the Capt’n Eli universe and has a long career fighting evil above and beneath the waves.

The origin story of this avenging spirit is revealed in “The Undersea Adventure of Capt’n Eli” Vol. 2.

In Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 of “The Undersea Adventures of Capt'n Eli,” fans also meet the Sea Raider, who is the Sea Ghost's former identity during WW II.

“Capt'n Eli” Vol. 1 is offered again in January Previews (Diamond Code: JAN111270 | ISBN 978-0-9817132-0-5) and “Capt’n Eli” Vol. 2 is still available (Diamond Code AUG084227 | ISBN 978-0-9817132-1-2).

Sea Ghost returns in “The Undersea Adventures of Capt’n Eli” Vol. 3 which will be released in the spring of 2011. Follow this link for a short video clip of Piscopo talking about the Sea Ghost character.

Ordering information:

“The Sea Ghost #1: The Sea Ghost in the Machine”
Published by Nemo Publishing
Written and illustrated by Jay Piscopo
36 Pages | Full Color | $3.99
Order from January Diamond Previews – Page 298

What they’re saying:
“A ripsnorting, old-school adventure with great characters, a terrific story and out-of-this-world art.” ~ Brian Augustyn, Batman: Gotham by Gaslight

“The kind of comic I loved as a kid and still love today. FUN!” ~ Brendan Deneen, Flash Gordon

“Sea Ghost #1 is a must have for readers looking for a fun, intelligent, action based story and for fans who miss the glory days of Saturday morning cartoons.” ~ Penny Kenny, Comics Bulletin