Latest Edition of Youth Title Joins Free Comics Library for Quarantined Families
New York, N.Y. – Fan The Flame Concepts LLC, an independent comic and graphic novel producer, today announced that Neymar Jr. Comics has released season 3 of Social Monsters, one of its all-ages titles. The new season joins its entire library of more than 200 individual episodes across six languages that are free for fans who are sequestered in their homes during the COVID-19 crisis.
Social Monsters was developed by New York Times-bestselling author and comic and graphic novel creator Jason M. Burns. The stories follow the lead characters, Saber and Davi, as they travel around the world bringing history, geography and science to life. Season 3 features adventures in the US in California and Kentucky, the United Kingdom, Armenia and Germany. The new season features art by Mauricio Caballero and Sergio Rios, and colors by Dustin Evans and Jota Cabral.
“With people unable to travel during this pandemic, these stories help take kids and their parents around the world to learn about cool history, geography and science from different countries,” said Neymar Jr. “Social Monsters is a great way for students and families to come together and take a virtual trip during these difficult times.”
Neymar Jr. Comics has more than 3 million global followers who enjoy its comics on Fan The Flame’s immersive digital comics platform via mobile app or at www.NeymarJrComics.com, where readers can access in six languages on one site, a unique application in the comic world. As each episode is released in English, Castilian and Latin American Spanish, Portuguese, French and Italian, this brings the total to over 1,200 episodes available free.
With more than one billion children worldwide currently out of their classrooms, the multi-lingual stories can be used by parents and teachers to help make their remote language lessons more fun, and the activity pages are designed to help families and children stay entertained and educated during this difficult time.
Neymar Jr. Comics are available exclusively on its website or through the dynamic, immersive experience of the Neymar Jr. Comics mobile app. The app is available in either iOS format through the App Store or Android format in the Google Play Store.
In addition, its comic book artists will continue to host free livestreams with demonstrations of character and panel drawings on its Facebook page and YouTube channel, including the next sessions on Wed. April 15 – at 2pm ET with Dustin Evans on “The Anatomy of a Logo – How To Create a Compelling Logo For Your Comic Book” and then on Fri. April 17 – at 2pm ET with Mauricio Caballero (bilingual session) on setting up a comic page with panels.
A portion of the proceeds of Neymar Jr. Comics are donated to the Instituto Projeto Neymar Jr., the athlete’s non-profit social organization.