Mark Millar Day is coming! Image Comics has officially dubbed Wednesday, June 29th, Mark Millar Day.
Millar Day will celebrate the launch of Jupiter’s Legacy, Vol. 2 #1. It is the brand-new story arc from Mark Millar and Frank Quitely.
Leading up to Millar Day, Image Comics is launching a contest for retailers to tweet and Instagram #MillarDayContest in order to get a chance at winning an exclusive Skype signing for their store with both Mark Millar and Frank Quitely who will tune in and greet and chat with fans. Image is encouraging retailers to show off their photos of Millarworld displays. The contest ends on Tuesday, June 28th and the winner will be announced on Millar Day!
Mark Millar will also make two rare, United States appearances. The first will take place on Millar Day at Midtown Comics Downtown in New York, NY at 7 p.m. The second appearance will be the following day on Thursday, June 30th at 11 a.m. at DCBS in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Jupiter’s Cirlce Vol. 2 #1 will be on comic book shelves on Millar Day. It will feature a main cover (Diamond Code: APR160648) and a sketch cover (Diamond Code: APR160652) from Frank Quitely. Jae Lee (Diamond Code: APR160649) and Mike Mayhew (Diamond Code: APR160650) will also provide covers. There will also be a blank variant (Diamond Code: APR160651) available. The final order cutoff is Monday, June 6th.