Red 5 Comics is bringing the Golden Age Moon Girl back to life in a new mini-series that is part The Dark Knight, and part Mad Men, with a good dose of zombie horror thrown in.  The company sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of the first issue that arrives in stores in February.

Moon Girl #1
Written: Tony Trov, Johnny Zito
Art: The Rahzzah
Letters: Gabe Bautista
Creator: Gardner Fox, Sheldon Moldoff
Publication Date: 2011-04-20
Format: Comic, Full Color, 6.5 x 10, Soft Cover, 32 pages
Price: $3.50

UPC: 811316010634

In the pulp New York of the 1950’s, Moon Girl looks to a life beyond her role as champion of the counter-culture and social revolution. However, she is forced back in to action when fanatics, inspired by her adventures, begin enforcing their own brand of justice. It’s “Mad Men meets The Dark Knight” in this beautifully painted series featured in Red 5 Comics Free Comic Book Day 2011 issue.

via Red 5 Comics

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  1. February 4, 2011 at 4:27 am — Reply

    They’re bringing the Golden Age Moon Girl by creating a character who has absolutely nothing to do with her? Nice.

    And by “nice”, I mean “nice to recycle an idea you couldn’t sell on its own merits under someone else’s creation’s name”.

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