It’s a new month and time for the next wave of Zuda Comics competitors to jump into the arena and battle it out for your vote.
Take the jump for the complete rundown of those hoping to take home the May title.
Title: Action, Ohio
Writer: Neil Kleid â€“ Bronx, NY
Artist: Paul Salvi â€“ Baltimore, MD
Summary: What if the Silver age of comic book heroes was created to distract us from the real thing, from the existence of real super humans hiding in the heart of America?
Title: Captain Luck
Writer/Artist: Dan Davis â€“ Celina, OH
Summary: Captain Jake Luck & Wink Goodwin hunt for fortune in one of the weirdest places on Earth, The Bermuda Triangle! Ghost pirates, ancient relics, disappearing ships, UFOs, lost treasure– just another day at work for the Good-Luck Salvage Company!
Writer/Artist: Caanan Grall â€“ Toronto, Canada
Summary: Celadore is a centuries-old monster hunter. Christian is a centuries-older vampire. With the day candle in his possession vampires can now walk in the sun. Celadore CAN stop them, only she’s not quite feeling herself these days…
Title: Children of Bighand
Writer/Artist: Rudy Dean Guera â€“ Bartlesville, OK
Summary: Big Hand is a giant ape that the military has captured and turned into a mind controlled living weapon. The Children of Big Hand set out on a quest to free their father from enslavement, but Big Hand has been programmed to kill his own childrenâ€¦
Title: Colonel MacTargart
Writer/Artist: Steve Steiner â€“ Meadville, PA
Summary: Seeking fortune and glory, Colonel MacTagart and his companion, February, go on safari in search of the mysterious creature known as the “Serrapoh.”
Writer/Artist: Kerry P. Talbott â€“ Richmond, VA
Summary: Who is the man called only â€œEâ€? He canâ€™t tell you, because he doesnâ€™t know either. What he does know is that heâ€™s tired of being harassed by the little green guys that show up at his door every morning to watch him fight their pets. All thatâ€™s about to change, when 2 strangely familiar characters show up to help him in his time of need. But have they really come to help him? Or are they just as confused as he is?
Writer: Troy L. Bowen â€“ Dallas, TX
Artist: Scott McIntire â€“ Easton, MA
Summary: Golden is the story of Kintaro, the Golden Boy of Japanese legend. The story moves between Kintaro’s legendary childhood life in the forests around Mt. Kintoki and his adult life as Kintoki Sakata, master warrior who seeks vengeance for his father’s murder.
Title: Hannibal Goes To Rome
Writer: Brendan McGinley â€“ Woodhaven, NY
Artist: Mauro Vargas â€“ Buenos Aires, Argentina
Summary: The amazing, true story of Hannibal Barca, who led elephants over the Alps to annihilate Rome â€“ and almost succeeded! Thrill of tales of strategic genius, tactical daring, and The Good Stuff (sex! violence! wine!). It’s humorous fun for the whole family, assuming you come from a brutal warrior horde.
Title: The Mean Model
Writer/Artist: Charlie Podrebarac â€“ Westwood, KA
Summary: Not all models are mean. But this one sure is. If you’re a mean model and you think this is about you, then you probably always think it’s about you. And you’re probably right.
Writer: Marco Della Verde â€“ Tuscany, Italy
Artist: Stefano Cardoselli â€“ Tuscany, Italy
Colors: Bill Key â€“ Winston-Salem, NC
Supervisor: Rita Gorgoni â€“ Apulia, Italy
Summary: The Realm of Death has been destroyed by humans. The God of the Void wants to re-build his reign on our planet, slaughtering humanity with his army of living dead. Blue Leaf, a Shaman girl, could save us. But she doesn’t want toâ€¦