[ENGLISH] Outer Planes Comics is proud to announce legendary comic book artist and creator Jim Lee in a rare in store signing as he limits his appearances to comic book conventions. Mr. Lee earned acclaim for his work on Marvel comics *X-Men* before joining other Marvel artist to form Image comics where he published his creation *Wildcats* under his Wildstorm imprint. In 1998 he left Image and sold Wildstorm to DC comics. In 2003 he returned to his roots and collaborated with writer Jeph Loeb on a 12 issue run of *Batman* titled « Hush. » His run became a breakout success as his artistic skills achieved new heights. He followed this with a award winning run on Superman. In 2005 he joined controversial comic creator and film director Frank Miller for *All
Star Batman and Robin,* which continues today to much acclaim.
Proceeds for the signing will benefit the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund. The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is a United States non-profit organization created in 1986 to protect the First Amendment rights of comic book creators, publishers, and retailers through assistance with legal expenses. This is of particular importance with this being
an election year. CBLDF memberships will be available at the signing.
This event will be held on June 22nd 2008 when Jim will be signing comics and graphic novels between 1:30 and 4:30 pm. Jim will sign the first 3 items for free after which there will be a donation
benefiting the CBLDF for additional items. Please join us for this rare opportunity to meet on of the top creators in the industry and help support your First Amendment rights.
Outer Planes Comics and Games
526 Seventh St.
Santa Rosa CA 95401