Sixteen Hectares And A Moose is the studio home for writer Anthony Ruttgaizer's creator-owned comic book work. Sixteen Hectares first title is the upcoming series The F1rst Hero. Readers can look forward to seeing several more titles from Sixteen Hectares in 2014-15.
Jake Roth knows the stark reality that everyone who manifests superpowers goes insane and becomes a threat to society. So, when Jake discovers that he, himself, has powers but has somehow kept his sanity, he has a life-or-death decision to make: Will he use his powers to help people but risk being hunted down by the government? Or will he keep his powers a secret and remain safe while innocent people around him get hurt?
“THE F1RST HERO” is a unique new take on the superhero mythos, being published by Action Lab Entertainment. The first mini-series if four issues long. Issue #1 hits comic store shelves on Wednesday August 27th 2014. Written by Anthony and illustrated by Phillip Sevy with colours/letters by Fred Stresing and series covers by Lee Moder.
"A really, really good high concept. It instantly offers a reader a character who we know will face tons of nasty challenges and a character who is unique in the world - always a good start."
- Ty Templeton: Writer/Artist, Batman Adventures
"I like the implicit sense of humour. I like the idea that [superhumans] are shunned. I like the dilemma."
- Mark Askwith: Senior Producer, Space Television
"Anthony Ruttgaizer has created a 'Mutant Registration Act' that actually makes sense."
- George Zotti: Owner, Silver Snail Comic Shops
"The premise sounds very interesting. I'm inclined to think it'll be a hit."
- Richard Pace: Penciller, New Warriors/Starman
"I thought [the preview] was great."
- Tony S. Daniel: Writer/Artist, Detective Comics/Action Comics
"[Sevy] is ready to go!"
- Francis Manapul: Writer/Artist, Flash/Detective Comics
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