Kevin Keller, Archie Comics' first gay character, is about to become Archie Comics' first gay superhero when he dons the cape and cowl of The Equalizer.
In a story scripted by Dan Parent and featuring art by Parent and Rich Koslowski, Kevin will be put in the spotlight after saving a man's life. A little urging from Veronica convinces him to take up saving lives full time.
Here's the official story synopsis from the publisher:
"That's Really SUPER, Kevin!" Kevin's world takes a surprising new twist when he becomes the masked crime fighter called "The Equalizer!" Of course, this doesn't just happen overnight. When he saves someone's life and becomes a media sensation, Veronica's wheels start turning and with her drive, determination (and unlimited cash!) she molds a new career for Kevin! Somewhat apprehensive, will Kevin move forward as a superhero? And what will happen to his everyday teenage life? Find out in the first part of this exciting new storyline!
It all begins in Kevin Keller #14, on sale August 13.
Script: Dan Parent
Art: Dan Parent, Rich Koslowski
Cover: Dan Parent
Dark Knight Returns Variant Cover: Phil Jimenez, Steve Downer
On Sale: 8/13
32-page, full color comic