DC Comics has reportedly sent Devil's Due to late release after they discovered the company had depicted Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in the likeness of Wonder Woman
Devil's Due announced his Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez comic, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Freshman Force New Party, Who Dis? back in February
A limited edition variant cover by Carla Cohen features Ocasio-Cortez in the iconic Wonder Woman costume with the American flag draped around here shoulders.
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According to ComicBook.com, the cease-and-desist letter " The print run for the variant cover was 250 copies.
Sales for the variant cover have spiked on eBay with one seller listing it for $ 999.00. Other versions are selling for $ 200.00 and $ 255.00.
The Ocasio-Cortez comic hit comic book shelves on May 15th. The comic is the brain child of Devil's Due publisher Josh Blaylock.
He previously spoke about the comic and why he decided to make it.
"It's no secret that AOC has become the unofficial leader of the new school, and has sparked life back into Washington and that's reflected in the enthusiasm on display by the men and women contributing to this project. While we all agree on everything, we share a common excitement for the breath of fresh air the new Congress brings. I hope this is like a cathartic release for readers if it has been for us creators. "He added:
" This time around, we wanted to create something that is new to energy and diversity of the stagnated. legislative body, and help some good causes at the same time. ”
Partial proceeds for the book will go to the United Service Organization and Raices Texas. Texas is a nonprofit "that promotes justice by providing free and low-cost legal services to under-immigrant children, families, and refugees." They are also the largest immigration legal services provider in Texas.
Blaylock and Devil's Due will follow up their Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez comic with a one-shot comic with Bernie Sanders, Talk Bernie to Me !: The Bernie Sanders Special and AOC Surprise.
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