Amazon Studios Releases New Issue of Digital Comic Based on Development Slate Script

Blackburn Burrow Issue #3Mister is in deep – literally. The Civil War veteran, on the hunt for missing soldiers, has found unbelievable horrors and an unexpected family connection in a mine near the decimated Southern town of Blackburn Burrow. See what happens in the new issue of the Blackburn Burrow digital comic series, from Amazon Studios. Issue #3 is available for free at the Kindle Store, Graphicly and the Amazon Studios Facebook page.

Blackburn Burrow is being released over a period of four months (find previous issues here). Each comic will be accompanied by a poll about that issue, and readers are encouraged to provide comments on the story.

The series is produced by 12 Gauge Comics, which teamed with renowned comics writer Ron Marz (Silver Surfer, Green Lantern, Marvel vs. DC, Batman/Aliens ) and veteran illustrator Matthew Dow Smith (Doctor Who, X-Men Icons , Mirror’s Edge, Day of Judgment) to shape the story and look of the comic.

The Blackburn Burrow project originally first came to Amazon Studios in the form of a feature film screenplay from writer Jay Levy. Learn more about the project.

Amazon Studios has an open-door development process, for movies as well as series. Learn more about how to submit your ideas.