Press Release

The Punisher dispenses a unique brand of justice, rampaging through the criminal world...but what happens to those who survive? Award-winning television scribe Mike Benson (Entourage) and fan favorite artist Laurence Campbell (Wolverine) team up to bring you Punisher Max Annual #1, a gripping tale of one criminal's quest to dish out his own brand of punishment on Frank Castle! After "Mad Dog" Schultz's gang is massacred by the Punisher, one man remains-Eddie Gands-and he wants to stay alive! But can any man, no matter how intricately he plans, evade the Punisher's crosshairs? Exploring the depths of the human psyche, and one man's desperate gamble to simply die another day, Punisher Max Annual shows you a different side of the Punisher's war on crime.

Perfect for mature readers new and old, Punisher Max Annual shows just how far one man will go to evade Frank Castle...and what it's like to be a criminal on the run from his vengeance! Even if he does survive, what kind of life does that mean? Find out this fall in Punisher Max Annual #1, when the Punisher and Eddie face off-but will either of them walk away unscathed?

Please note that this title is intended for mature audiences only.

PUNISHER MAX ANNUAL #1
Written by MIKE BENSON
Pencils & Cover by LAURENCE CAMPBELL
Rated T+...$3.99
FOC-9/6/07, On-Sale-9/26/07