COMICS: Mark Millar Unveils Superior's Secret Identity!

COMICS: Mark Millar Unveils <i>Superior</i>'s Secret Identity!

Both the appearence and name of the character (which was chosen via a charity auction) have been revealed for the upcoming new series from Millar and artist Lenil Francis Yu...

So, the name of Superior's mile mannered alter ego? Simon Pooni. That's the guy who won the eBay auction that ended up making £3,100. (roughly $5,000) The proceeds from the auction will be donated to the special needs unit of a school where his brother, Dr. Bobby Millar, has been raising money for new equipment and a minibus.

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Comic Book Resources also confirmed, that despite previous repotrts, the book which hits stands on October 6th, will be priced at only $2.99. In case you've not seen it already, here is the synopsis of the upcoming series:

Simon Pooni had it all going for him - plenty of friends at school, good looks, and his coach called him one of the most talented basketball players he's ever seen. But that was when he could still move his legs. Now he's living with multiple sclerosis, missing all the little things he used to take for granted, and escaping into the world of movies and comics with his best friend. Then - SUPERIOR entered his life. The newest smash superhero comic from MARK MILLER (KICK-ASS, NEMESIS, OLD MAN LOGAN) and his ULTIMATE AVENGERS 2 collaborator LEINIL FRANCIS YU (SECRET INVASION, NEW AVENGERS, ULTIMATE WOLVERINE VS. HULK) is sure to bethe most talked-about new series of 2010!

And if you're looking forward to this series, head over to Earth's Mightiest to see some of the first issues stunning interior art!

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