Written by: Jakob Free
Art by: Jon Cairns, Daniel Irizarri, JD Faith, Joseph P Kelly, Mark Pearce
Colored by: Michael Lee Macdonald, Sloane Leong, Renee Keyes
Lettered by: Nic J Shaw
The Cycle tells the story of Tommy Centro, your Average Joe working in finance in downtown Manhattan. Tommy's got a girlfriend named Telli Goldstein, an apartment in Chelsea, enough money in his pocket to get by and--oh yeah, a best friend named The Roman, who just happens to be New York City's premier disgraced former superhero.
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A quickie this week in the form of a reminder that I don't just babble on my own website. I also babble on other people's websites.Read More
Years ago, when I set out to make The Cycle, I thought it would be fun to do a series of "interludes." Each one would come at the end of a Cycle issue and flesh out the world by exploring background characters or historical events.
The Ring is the first of these in-between stories. It tells a tale of the band known as "Genetic Death." We catch a glimpse of these guys in the opening pages of The Cycle: Pax Romana, but they were too cool to leave alone. So I put them through the ringer. And they emerged stronger for it.
I will be publishing pages twice a week up until the end of January, at which point I will put up the next book in The Cycle. Here are a few sample pages.