August 16, 2014 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AUSTIN, Texas (August 16, 2014) – Steve Jackson Games invites you to show your love the Munchkin way – by stabbing your way to victory, of course. Katie Cook, writer and illustrator of the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic comic book, has teamed up with Steve Jackson Games to bring you the perfect 15-card booster for Valentineís Day: Munchkin Love Shark Baby.
"I was so excited to be asked to do the drawings for this Munchkin set!" said Katie Cook. "I love this game and knowing that I now have my own, Love Shark infested bit of it fills me with glee!"
"Love is good," said Andrew Hackard, Munchkin Czar, "and munchkins love nothing more than smiting monsters and stealing their hearts. And loot. Katie's art is adorable. Itís a perfect fit for this set."
Munchkin Love Shark Baby is due to release in January 2015.
About Steve Jackson Games
Steve Jackson Games, based in Austin, Texas, has been publishing games, game books, and magazines since 1980. Its best-selling game is Munchkin, with well over 5 million copies of the games and supplements in print worldwide. Other top sellers are GURPS (the Generic Universal RolePlaying System), Zombie Dice, and Illuminati. Past hits have included Car Wars and Toon. Steve's very first game, Ogre, originally released in 1977, drew almost a million dollars' worth of Kickstarter support in 2012 for a super-deluxe edition, which was released in late 2013.
The company news page, the Daily Illuminator, is the oldest continuously-running blog on the Internet.
For more about Steve Jackson Games, visit us at www.sjgames.com.
About Katie Cook
Katie Cook is currently winning praise for her work as the writer of IDW's best-selling comic, My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic! Normally an artist, she has done work for Star Wars, The Jim Henson Company, Marvel and so much more. Her mother once said Katie's webcomic, Gronk: A Monster's Story, probably has more than 3 readers.
Brian Engard, Marketing Assistant
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