Robert Rodriguez Presents: Machete…The Comic Book

Yep…you read it correctly.  Machete the film will have its own comic book.  September 2010 will go down in history as the month of the Machete. The film hits theaters September 3rd.  The Machete comic book will be released two weeks later on September 15th.  This special #0 comic will serve as the Machete prologue to the film.  It’s also expected that Machete will have a short series run of five issues 1-5 at some point in December.

Press release:

Machete #0

  • Robert Rodriguez and Aaron Kaufman (writers)
  • Stuart Sayger (artist)
  • Zach Howard (colorist)

This special #0 issue carves its story from Robert Rodriguez’s upcoming “Grindhouse” flick, Machete! In this introductory issue, which will lead into an all-new series in December, Rodriguez himself, alongside producer Aaron Kaufman, pens the ultimate “Mexploitation” tale of revenge as we see what drew Machete to first pick up the blades…

  • FC
  • 32 pages
  • $3.99

Expected in-store date: 9/15



Gerard Iribe is a writer/reviewer for Why So Blu?. He has also reviewed for other sites like DVD Talk, Project-Blu, and CHUD, but Why So Blu? is where the heart is. You can follow his incoherency on Twitter: @giribe

2 Responses to “Robert Rodriguez Presents: Machete…The Comic Book”

  1. Gerard Iribe

    I’ll be scooping all of these up!!!!!!1!

  2. Brian White

    it will have Jessica Alba in the comic, right?