In exchange for Image Comics releasing a print edition of the Eisner Award winning digital comic The Private Eye, Brian K Vaughan and Marcos Martin have been let loose in Robert Kirkman’s zombie-filled sandbox to create The Walking Dead: The Alien a unique stand-alone story available exclusively from Panel Syndicate that links to the main Walking Dead timeline in a quite unexpected way.

barrierIn Barrier #1 the latest offering from Brian K Vaughan and Marcos Martin’s Eisner award winning, pay-what-you-want publishing platform Panel Syndicate sees The Private Eye creative team look at the subject of immigration as only they can in this bilingual digital exclusive new series. But will it’s maverick story-telling create a barrier between the creators and their audience?