Galactic (2003) comic books
JIM KRUEGER/SANFORD GREENE/GREG ADAMS cover by JASON PEARSON On sale August 27, FC, 32pg, $2.99 Living with his single mom and searching for his missing, drug-addicted brother, young Heath barely gets by in this hard city. Throw in some gang-related troubles and a misunderstanding at school, and he quickly finds himself at the end of his rope. Heath doesn't know, though, that he's being watched by Galactic, one of the most powerful groups in the universe! These interplanetary crusaders see something in the young teen that even he himself doesn't notice ?the potential for heroism. This first issue introduces Heath, his troubled world, and the fantastic members of Galactic, the strangest collection of anti-heroes you'll ever find! Plus, if you feel like you've been missing out on shock endings, this one delivers! Cover price $2.99.
JIM KRUEGER, SANFORD GREENE, and GREG ADAMS cover by JASON PEARSON On sale September 24, FC, 32pg, $2.99 Writing to his mother from the depths of space, Heath finds himself in a school for the newest members of Galactic that follows a strict "no-tolerance" policy towards failure. His first test is to scrounge up a weapon and survive on a planet made from the junk of a thousand cultures, amidst the enraged, alien castaways from ruined worlds. The reward is a place on the fabled team, Galactic; the penalty for failure is death. Suddenly, the inner- city life Heath left behind doesn't seem so bad after all. The interplanetary crusaders who "saved" him from gang-related woes in the hard city see something in him that he himself doesn't notice yet?the potential for heroism. But can he live up to his potential? Cover price $2.99.
JIM KRUEGER/SANFORD GREENE/GREG ADAMS cover by JASON PEARSON On sale October 29, FC, 32pg, $2.99 In "Mirror Mortals," Heath and the rest of the Galactic team must travel to the surface of a hostile, death-filled planet and determine whether it's worth saving...or better off being destroyed. Heath is still getting used to his new role on the Galactic team, and he's trying to master the powers bestowed upon him by the mysterious Galactic gem imbedded in his head. As thoughts of Earth and his mother haunt him, the young adventurer and his bickering teammates face off against the deadly, carnivorous Spider-Apes and their horrific, techno-organic queen. With the future of a strange world in their hands, the members of Galactic must set aside squabbles and apprehension or face their own extinction! Cover price $2.99.