International Pop Star Dawn Richard and EigoManga Team Up to Produce MangaFeb 9th 2010
(San Francisco, CA) - February 8, 2010 -- San Francisco based comic book publisher, eigoMANGA announces the production of the manga adaptation of 'Danity Kane' set to be released to comic book and retail stores in the Spring of 2010.
'Danity Kane' is created by recording artist Dawn Richard and written by Natasha McGough. Illustrations are done by Kim Jimin. The 'Danity Kane' manga shares the same name as the platinum selling international pop group "Danity Kane" once fronted by Dawn Richard.
The original 'Danity Kane' comic book was inspired by the music scene in modern society however, Dawn and Natasha plan to take the 'Danity Kane' story into a different direction.
'Danity Kane' is a story about a naive yet powerful youth sent from a distant planet to liberate her people while combating a secret war between them and their oppressors which has spilled onto Earth.
Together Dawn and Natasha want to create an epic story that chronicles the coming of age journey of a powerful young girl born and raised with a legacy that's griped with war, destruction, and family strife yet promises a revolutionary future of liberation, peace, and unity.
Dawn states, "I am excited about the partnership between eigoMANGA and Danity Kane Comics. We are moving Danity Kane Comics into a new frontier. We want to merge the worlds of comics and music together and we have started on the road to doing so".
The 'Danity Kane' manga series can be previewed online at http://www.DanityKaneComics.com.
Danity Kane Issue #1 (of 5)
Intended Audience: 13+
Genre: Action Adventure
Format: Soft Cover, 42 pgs, B&W, 6x10, Saddle Stitch
Suggest Retail Price: $4.95
Release Date: Spring 2010
Distributor: Ingram Periodicals
Item Code: N/A
eigoMANGA is a comic book publishing company that specializes in creating original Japanese-influenced comic books and media productions. Visit http://www.eigoMANGA.com
About Dawn Richard
Dawn Angeliqué Richard is a singer, songwriter, and creator of the Danity Kane comic book. Richard is a former member of the musical group "Danity Kane" from 2005 to 2009. She is currently a member of the group Dirty Money; the group that is comprised of label head Sean "Diddy" Combs and singer/songwriter Kalenna. Visit http://www.DawnRichardOnline.com