Not only is Bedbug one of the many independently created superheroes appearing in Dave Ryan's War of the Independents from Arcana Press, but he also appears on the promotional art! (top left hand corner) Stay tuned for more on Bedbug's involvement in the War of the Independents. Meanwhile, here's the official press release!
THE WAR IS COMING!!!
DC's 'Infinite Crisis' and Marvel's 'Civil War'...?? It's... SO LAST YEAR! PREPARE YOURSELVES FOR THE 'WAR OF THE INDEPENDENTS'
WAR OF THE INDEPENDENTS which pits nearly every indy characters from the comic book world (some known and lest known) to join forces to save the earth against KANE and ORCUS and their undead demonic minions from the gates of Hell!!!
Bedbug will be part of the upcoming milestone melee. WAR OF THE INDEPENDENTS due to launch in the summer of 2008 and co-publish by Arcana following a 4-issue 'lead-in' series Penance, by WOTI creator, Dave Ryan along with Scott Lobdell, Richard Kane Ferguson and Peter Palmiotm Gerti.
WAR OF THE INDEPENDENTS will feature an impressive list of contributors and characters who will be involved in the mega-project,including Erik Larsen (Savage Dragon), Mike Allred (Madman), Billy Tucci (Shi), Joe Linsner (Cry for Dawn), Jim Valentino (Shadowhawk) and Dave Sim (Cerebus).
For a full list of the incredible amount of Indy characters involved in this project head over to http://www.comicspace.com/daveryan