Friday, October 8, 2010

Green Hornet and Captain Action Team Up in Winter Special

New York, NY October 6, 2010: Moonstone Books and Captain Action Enterprises, LLC announce the Captain Action Winter Special. This oversized, stand-alone issue, on sale January 2011, is 48 pages and priced at $4.99.   Four stories are included:

·      Original Captain Action confronts a beautiful French Spy, a Communist Yeti and a 3,000 foot drop! Story by Beau Smith and art by Eduardo Baretto.

·      Lady Action stars in a fun-filled, pun-filled romp by Tony Lee and Reno Maniquis called “The Spy Who Snowballed Me”.

·      Khem, Action Boy’s Panther, is featured in another solo adventure. Story by Joe Gentile and art by Giovanni Trimpano.

·      Plus - For the first time ever, the Green Hornet teams up with Captain Action in a sizzling sixties showdown! This story is written by Matthew Baugh. The advertising copy urges fans to “Get your buzz” for this prose adventure featuring these two 60’s icons.

“Captain Action meets the Green Hornet in ‘Reflections in Green.’ says writer Matthew Baugh.   “Captain Action is assigned to take down an operation led by a Red Crawl controlled city official.  The problem: it's the Green Hornet's friend and confidante, DA Scanlon.”

Covers by Mark Wheately and Ruben Procopio.  Moonstone is also offering a special retailer incentive. Retailers who order 4+ copies, receive one FREE alternate Ruben Procopio Green Hornet/Captain Action cover.

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About Moonstone Books

Moonstone Books publishes comics and illustrated fiction from the Dark Side to the light, featuring classic and new heroes in thrilling tales of adventure, mystery, and horror. For more than a decade, Moonstone has created fine and distinct comic books, Graphic Novels and prose…books that are meant to be read.

About Captain Action Enterprises

Captain Action Enterprises, LLC is dedicated to creating new character experiences for both the collectible/nostalgia market and passionate fans of adventure toys and fiction through licensing, re-creations and creative innovations.  More information is available at
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