On Saturday, March 7th, Jay Piscopo’s new graphic novel The Undersea Adventures of Capt’n Eli – Volume 3 and companion Sea Ghost action figure will be released at Casablanca Comics, 151 Middle Street in Portland.
Jay will be doing free super hero sketches and signing books from 11:00am to 2:00pm.
Casablanca will also have an exclusive in-store only live feed of panel programming from comic publishers broadcast directly to their store as a special in-store Comic Convention starting at Noon.
The long awaited Volume 3 in the Capt’n Eli saga explodes when Eli and crew find themselves trapped in a global war between the surface world and the undersea Aquarian Empire. Lord Hydro’s giant war robots threaten destruction to all the major cities on the planet unless Capt’n Eli is caught and tried as a renegade for the kidnapping of Princess Coral.
The aquatic hero everyone loves comes to life! Sea Ghost was first seen in “The Undersea Adventures of Capt'n Eli” and quickly became a fan favorite, appearing in his own comic book. Now he’s available as an 8” action figure. Sea Ghost has been named "one of the coolest" superheroes of the seven seas by Robot 6.
About the Creator: Jay Piscopo is the author and illustrator of The Undersea Adventures of Capt’n Eli graphic novel series and has created numerous titles featuring spin off characters from this series including The Sea Ghost #1: The Sea Ghost in the Machine and the Commander X All-Star Special. He is known for his signature pulp style and is a frequent contributing artist for Moonstone Books. He co-created the internationally distributed comic book series The Scrap City Pack Rats, featuring the world's first disabled superheroes. This six-issue series received national attention for its groundbreaking approach and subject matter. Jay has conducted hundreds of comics workshops and classroom events teaching drawing and storytelling techniques across the country. He is an engaging presenter with extensive teaching experience.
On the web: www.captneli.com