One of the hottest mini-series on the market today the SIRE unveils its newest variant: The SIRE #2 ‘Black’ Variant featuring the first ever cover art by series regular Daniel Leister. Available first at Wizard World texas, you can pick up this variant, along with the first two issues at table #2280 in Artist Alley all weekend long. The SIRE is a cutting edge story about a superhero who’s forced to fight evil by the very costume and powers he’s mysteriously acquired. The secrets behind the costume and who’s really pulling the strings is at the heart of this ongoing mystery thriller. Web sites around the industry including Wizard Universe, The Pulse and more, along with pros like Greg Land and Ethan Van Sciver have gone out of their way to endorse the book. Issue #1 and #2 feature stunning covers by Talent Caldwell (Gen 13) while the ‘Black’ Variant showcases Daniel Leister’s first ever cover work to date – a breathtaking rendition of our main hero as he tries to cope with his newfound abilities and, for lack of a better word, duty. Issue #3, on sale in December, will feature a Tyler Kirkham (X-Men: Phoenix Warsong) cover. Check us out on myspace: