Russell Brettholtz here. I'm the writer and co-creator of Sidekicks; a four issue comic book mini-series.
We've got a Kickstarter going to raise money to complete the series, so please take a look at the artwork and story, and if you like what you see, consider backing the project.
Writer & Co-Creator: Russell Brettholtz Issue #1 Artist & Co-Creator: Miguel Mendonca (Zenescope's Warlord of Oz; The Little Mermaid) Issue #2-4 Penciler: Bong Dazo (Avengers: The Initiative; Deadpool: Merc With a Mouth) Inker: Rick Ketcham (Conan/Red Sonja; Runaways) Colorist: Sara Machajewski (Dynamite) Letterer: HdE (Big Dog Ink)
In a world where Super-Heroes are celebrities, egos rampage out of control. Five of Chicago’s most dependable Sidekicks are faced with the reality that despite their dedication, they will invariably be disrespected by the Heroes they work with and the citizens they protect. Taken for granted by society and ignored by the media, how much can the Sidekicks endure before they decide they’ve had enough?