Neymar Jr. Comics Releases Golazo: Summer Sessions

Second Series of the Youth-Focused Title Available on Free Digital Comics Platform


New York, N.Y. (July 7, 2020) – Fan The Flame Concepts LLC, an independent comic and graphic novel producer, has released the first issue of Neymar Jr. ComicsGolazo: Summer Sessions. The all-ages series is available for Neymar Jr. Comics’ more than 3.1 million global followers to read for free on Fan The Flame’s unique digital comics platform at both or its mobile app, where readers can access more than 1,350 episodes across six languages.

The second series in the Golazo franchise, Summer Sessions was developed by New York Times-bestselling author and comic and graphic novel creator Jason M. Burns. This newest story opens with protagonists Ezekiel and Tram away at soccer camp. Then, a real mystery unfolds surrounding Neymar Jr.’s cleats, proving that perhaps reality is far more magical than the friends could ever imagine in the fantastical world of their favorite role-playing game of Knights of the Dragonscape could be.

“I am very pleased to see that the team developing Neymar Jr. Comics managed to do such a great job for so many kids and young people”, said Neymar Jr. “This new series is really cool and shows how teamwork and friendship are important at any stage of life.”

Golazo: Summer Sessions is the newest title tailored to Neymar Jr. Comics’ youthful audience’s mobile-driven habits and preferences. Short episodes of new comics are released five days per week, in a free, ad-supported user interface that publishes in six languages and utilizes multiple reading capabilities, including the Digitoons vertical scrolling format. In addition, free kids’ activity pages based on the series—

including coloring scenes, mazes and word-search puzzles—are being released in conjunction with the new title on the Neymar Jr. Comics website.

The new series features art by Rolando Mallada and Mauricio Caballero, cover art by Fernando Peniche, colors by Dustin Evans, and letters by Burns, Nick Deschenes and Ferdinand Velasco. Golazo: Summer Sessions is online exclusively at or through the dynamic experience of the Neymar Jr. Comics app. This intuitive app for comic book fans is available in either iOS format through the App Store or Android format in the Google Play Store.

Like all Neymar Jr. Comics titles, Golazo: Summer Sessions donates a portion of its proceeds to the Instituto Projeto Neymar Jr., the athlete’s non-profit social organization. INJR aims to expand opportunities for children, adolescents and their families living in situations of social vulnerability through education, culture, sports and health.

Neymar Jr. Comics is also available for partnerships with entertainment ventures looking to license fresh, original stories, and is an innovative, high-engagement venue for brand partners looking to reach audiences in an immersive new way.

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