The first issue of Neon Future was released nationwide at retailers and digitally on March 27, 2019. The Neon Future comic book series created by Grammy nominated Steve Aoki, Eisner Award winner Jim Krueger (DC Comics “Justice,” Marvel “Earth X,”) and publisher Impact Theory. Steve Aoki has credited comic books because of his love for science fiction, and technology. He also has his memoir that was released in Sept, 2018. Both iconic comic book writers Jim Krueger and Tom Bilyeu founder of Impact Theory were at WonderCon.
The studio, Impact Theory was created by highly successful entrepreneur Tom Bilyeu, who co-founded the billion dollar company Quest Nutrition. Before creating Impact Theory. Jim Krueger created Neon Future, where advanced technology is outlawed with a war brewing between those who integrate technology into their bodies and those who have not. The studio started out with just 3 people. But have grown into a successful studio. The studio believes that stories have the power to change people’s lives. And in that they have a solid vision to only write empowering and positive storylines. Impact Theory’s mission is that you walk away with the conviction that anything is possible if you’re just willing to pay the price of change
NEON FUTURE BACKGROUND
Neon Future is set roughly 30 years in the future in an America that has outlawed advanced technology. A civil war is brewing between the Augmented, an oppressed class of people who have chosen to integrate technology into their bodies, and the Authentic, who have not. The resistance movement “Neon Future” is led by the mysterious Kita Sovee (a character modeled after Steve Aoki), who strives to bring peace, by showing the world a brighter future in harmony with technology.