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  • Side-Kicked

    Own the complete first arc of the hilarious and heartfelt Kickstarter sensation that also kicks off a brand spanking new partnership between Darby Pop Publishing and Magnetic Press! It should come as no surprise to learn that within the superhero "community," egos run rampant. But how does all that free-flowing narcissism impact those just outside the spotlight? Chicago finds out when five of the city's most loyal Sidekicks finally grow tired of being disrespected by both the prima donnas they work with and the citizenry they strive to protect. And it's not like the Windy City needs yet another labor upheaval... Read More

  • Indestructible

    Meet Greg Pincus — the planet’s brand-spanking-newest Superhero. One small problem: Greg is neither super, nor particularly heroic. But, he sure enjoys the perks that come with the job. Read More

  • Sweet Lullaby

    Lullaby is a strong-willed, 2nd-generation covert assassin, viewing the world through a black and white lens. Now, Lullaby is mired in a "gray area"; she must choose whether to remain a government-sanctioned killer or walk away for love. Read More


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Jeff Kline

Founder of Darby Pop Publishing, Writer: Bruce Lee: The Dragon Rises, Indestructible

As both Writer and Showrunner, Kline has been responsible for more than 40 animated and live-action series and pilots. Currently, he is an Executive Producer and co-developer of TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE, a follow up to his previous project, the multiple Daytime Emmy® Award-winning CG series TRANSFORMERS: PRIME. Read more

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Russell Brettholtz

Writer: Side-Kicked

Russell Brettholtz started reading comic books at the age of eight, when his grandmother gave him an Archie. At twelve he graduated to the X-Men which he collected for over twenty years. Russell’s road to writing comics began with X-Men fan-fiction in high school and college, and finally a story submission to Marvel (it was not published). When he realized that finding an artist and self-publishing were realistic possibilities thanks to the internet, Russell put serious effort into creating his own comic book. Sidekicks is his first full length comic book with original characters. Russell lives in New York’s capital region with his wife and two daughters. Read more

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Darby Pop Publishing Declares Its Independence Day on July 4th

After four years of editorial autonomy paired with distribution partnerships, Darby Pop Publishing is ready to become truly “indie.”  With a new “direct” deal in place, Darby Pop Publishing’s titles will continue to be available through Diamond Book Distributors and Diamond Comic Distributors, but retailers can now find the publisher’s critically-acclaimed titles listed under Darby… Read more

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