This New Comic Book Series Is About A Turbaned Sikh Superhero

I.T. employee by day, ass kicker by night... Say hello to the Elvis-loving Super Sikh!

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He also just happens to be a highly-skilled British Special Air Service agent.

What do Eggsy, Batman, Star-Lord, and Iron Man all have in common? None of them are Sikh! :) Time for a #Supersikh!

The creators, Silicon Valley executive Supreet Singh Manchada and comic book writer Eileen Alden, have said that they wanted secret agent Deep Singh to be a natural modern Sikh person who uses great internal power of intuition, training, physical and mental strength.

Via supersikhcomics.com

They also wanted him to uphold his Sikh values even while living in a modern world with all of its complexity, where they are often misunderstood and are the subject of stereotyping and hate crimes.

The Kickstarter Campaign to fund the series raised over $22,000, more than quadrupling the original goal.

Super Sikh Comics / Via kickstarter.com

The first issue of Super Sikh is available for download on his website.

Super Sikh loves Elvis, hates bad guys. Read his first adventure now, only at http://t.co/1z7ZRpZKoc

You can also keep a track of this badass secret agent on his Facebook page.