Trans World Bows Exclusive 'Broken Saints' Comic6 Jun, 2006 By: Jessica Wolf
“Broken Saints,” the cult animated comic-turned DVD, is getting an extra release boost at Trans World Entertainment stores.
Trans World will be the exclusive purveyor of a specially created debut issue of a Broken Saints comic book to be released with Broken Saints: The Complete Series on DVD Aug. 1 from 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment. Shoppers who buy the DVD at TransWorld locations (including mall chains Suncoast and f.y.e.) will get the comic book free in an on-pack promotion.
“Broken Saints” creator Brooke Burgess wrote the comic. Virgin Comics handled the artwork and graphics, with an an exclusive cover designed byby Broken Saints artist Andrew West
The special-edition comic marks the first time “Broken Saints” makes an appearance in print comic book form.
“Broken Saints” the series started as a Flash-animated web serial. The comic book serves as a prequel to the series saga.