The newest comics publisher on the scene is ABLAZE Publishing, co-founded by Rich Young, whose resumé includes Dreamwave and Dabel Bros. The publisher is planning a diverse line, to include other titles from Europe, manga and manhwa titles, original material, crowdfunded titles, reprints, and art books.
The company’s first title will be an American edition of the bande dessinee Vampire State Building, which is written by written by Ange and Patrick Renault with art from The Walking Dead’s Charlie Adlard.
Vampire State Building tells the story of a young solder going to meet his friends at the top of the Empire State Building as a legion of vampires attacks the building and massacres its occupants.
The first issue is set to release September 18.