Top Cow/Image released a preview of by Zack Kaplan new science fiction series, metal companywith illustrations by Guilherme Balbi, colors by Marco Leskoand letters by Troy Peteriincluding the variant, covers seven pages of interior art from the first issue and an animated trailer.
This cover is not just by a legendary artist Marc SilvestriCEO of Top Cow and Co-Founder of Image of the Great Mexican Colorist Alex Sinclairknown for his work on BATMAN hush and THE FLASHoften in collaboration with Jim Lee and Scott Williams. This is how far Top Cow throws its weight behind metal company. Overall the series has a European flair which is quite appealing in that sense. Howling metal dystopian future that European creators love so much. MMA in the future! Amusing! And violence!
METAL COMPANY #1
(W) Zack Kaplan (A) Guilherme Balbi, Marco Lesko
EARTH PORT writer ZACK KAPLAN teams up with an up-and-coming artist GUILHERME BALBI in a new sci-fi drama miniseries blade runner meets Rocky.
In an inverted future, evolved robots have resurrected humans for manual labor. When a tribal culture clash erupts, a fearless human fighter and a frustrated, displaced robot will square off in an epically-stakes MMA-style public sports fight to determine once and for all who reigns supreme: man or machine.
metal company will also be available for purchase on many digital platforms, including Amazon Kindle, Apple Books and Google Play, Wednesday, May 4, 2022. Fans can pre-order all variant covers from metal company at their local comic book store or through Previews World Pullbox connected to your local comic book store.
Cover A MAR220053: Guilherme Balbi
Cover B MAR220054: Qistina Khalidah
Cover C MAR220055: Alan Quah
Cover D JAN228461: Mateus Manhanni
Cover E JAN228462: Fernando Blanco
Cover F JAN228463: Marc Silvestri
Top Cow is also giving fans an exclusive look at the first 7 pages of metal company below.