Top Cow Pilot Season: Kirkman & Silvestri On 'Murderer #1'

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Top Cow has announced the book that will kick off Pilot Season 2009.  Pilot Season: Murderer #1 is due to arrive in stores on November 18, 2009.  It will be 32 pages of 'moral torment in a character study' from the minds of Robert Kirkman and Marc Silvestri.  
 
Kirkman writes the story of Jason Sparks, a man that is cursed to spend every waking moment bombarded by the thoughts of strangers around him.  He is aware of every dirty little secret and hidden desire as they scream out in a cacophony of voices in his head.   The only way Jason can stop the voices and the only thing that buys him a moment of respite...is murder.
 
The art will be handled by up and coming artist Nelson Blake II (The Darkness, Broken Trinity: Witchblade).  Pilot Season: Murderer #1 will feature a cover by co-creator Marc Silvestri and colorist Sunny Gho of IFS.  It will be priced at $2.99 (as Top Cow continues its promise to stay $2.99 throughout 2009).  This will be the first of five new concepts created by Kirkman and Silvestri for Pilot Season 2009.  Pilot Season is an annual event in which readers have the power to select the next two Top Cow series based on the one-shot 'pilot' issues.
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#1 Posted by jloneblackheart (5514 posts) - - Show Bio

looks interesting

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#2 Posted by Om1kron (1151 posts) - - Show Bio

those are nice jeans. 

#3 Posted by xerox_kitty (15762 posts) - - Show Bio

I bet airport security love him...

#4 Posted by RalfvdH (658 posts) - - Show Bio

mm 
I want that shirt.....

#5 Posted by Tyler Starke (4230 posts) - - Show Bio

I wonder what he's going to do with that Sai lol , I always find it hilarious when people fight with this glorified gardening tool, let's just hope they don't turn this Blunt weapon into a Pointy sharp one like everyone else does.

#6 Posted by Bobby X (1132 posts) - - Show Bio

Hmm I am more than mildly interested by thiss... 
It's a definite maybe
#7 Posted by danhimself (22731 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm down for anything Kirkman writes

#8 Posted by dc-kid21 (151 posts) - - Show Bio

cool

#9 Posted by Media_Master (2189 posts) - - Show Bio

Sounds very 2-Dimensional

#10 Posted by The Human Stain (83 posts) - - Show Bio

That cover looks like Kenneth Rocafort drew it but there's no mention in the post. Anyone know if he did it?

#11 Posted by LP (653 posts) - - Show Bio

That's really disturbing... but interesting....

#12 Posted by Emperor Gonzo Noir (18976 posts) - - Show Bio

sounds like a hoot
#13 Posted by NightFang (10365 posts) - - Show Bio

Wow. this looks badass.

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