Falling Star, Issue One
Following the fallout from a storm of supernatural proportions, city residents struggle to make sense of the world around around them. The Alterhuman, Star, has disappeared and as erstwhile companions, Mim and D, search for him they stumble across an unexpected body, strewn amongst rubble. Meanwhile, an escape artist performs seemingly impossible feats in the streets of the city.
Falling Star is an original ongoing comic series created, written and drawn by Cristian Roux. Focusing on a number of super-powered characters each trying to reconcile the nature of their gift, or curse, and their place in the world confronting them. Currently, a twice yearly publication with an emphasis on producing a high quality comic both in story and art. Each issue features a full colour wrap-around cover and contains 28 internal pages of grayscale art.
Focused on creating an allegorical superhero mythology from an Australian viewpoint, Falling Star draws inspiration from current events, social attitudes as well as the creator’s local environment, the Melbourne city-scape.
Pricing is Australian Dollars which which while about as valuable as Monopoly money is my local currency.