Who are The Vigilant? Meet The Leopard from Lime Street!
Billy Farmer is just one of the classic charcters being revived and rebooted in The Vigilant, out on 15th August!
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Scratched by a radioactive leopard, young Billy Farmer soon discovered that he had acquired the strength, agility and senses of the mighty jungle cat - and so he became The Leopard from Lime Street!
With just a week to go until The Vigilant hits shelves, we're giving readers the chance to discover the first appearances of some of the classic characters revived in this brand new title!
Created by Tom Tully, Mike Western and Eric Bradbury, The Leopard from Lime Street is the crown jewel of British superhero comic strips. After being gifted extraordinary powers by the radioactive scratch, Billy creating a costume to disguise his identity and became the masked vigilante known as the ‘Leopard-Man’ – Selbridge’s premier crime ﬁghter! Living with his aunt and mean uncle in a small house on Lime Street, Billy juggles his time between schoolwork and saving lives, earning some money on the side as a freelance photographer for the Selbridge Sun.
The Leopard from Lime Street is just one of the classic charcters being revived and rebooted in The Vigilant, out on 15th August!
When the evil forces of Von Hoffman and Dr Mesmer team up and pluck the immortal Adam Eterno from the winds of time, all of reality is under threat! Only The Vigilant; a mighty team composed of super-beings, warlocks, warriors and monsters stand between us and total chaos!
Join The Leopard from Lime Street, Steel Commando, Dr. Sin, Pete's Pocket Army, Blake Edmonds, Yao, and Thunderbolt the Avenger on their premiere adventure!
This much-anticipated US-format reboot and reinvention of classic British characters from the 1970s and 1980s features the work of Simon Furman (Transformers), Simon Coleby (Judge Dredd), DaNi (Judge Anderson), Henrik Sahlstrom (Vice Press), Staz Johnson (Catwoman) and many more!
Watch out for more firsts from the cast of The Vigilant as we had towards V-Day on 15th August!