About


Rio Bravo Comics is an independent comic book publisher based in Dallas, TX that was founded by artist-creator Hector Rodriguez. The company’s first publication was EL PESO HERO #1. Created by Hector Rodriguez, El Peso Hero is a comic book heavily influenced by the modern-day challenges people from both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border currently face. The main story is centered on El Peso Hero, a rogue hero who is standing up against Mexico’s cartels, corrupt officials and human traffickers. With modern social issues such immigration, human trafficking and border corruption, El Peso Hero has garnered attention and praise from the Latino community and been featured on Univision, CNN, Telemundo, Fusion, TV Azteca and countless other media sites worldwide. El Peso Hero is now considered the company’s flagship series. We hope you enjoy the site and read all the amazing stories we have!
MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS
Paging El Peso Hero! Superhero Reps Young Mexican-Americans (ENGLISH) The CW
Somos Metroplex Show: El Peso Hero (SPANISH) Univision 
Somos Metroplex Show Special: Filming El Peso Hero: Toro Pesado (SPANISH) Univision 
Interview on Enfoque, courtesy of MSN. (SPANISH) Telemundo
‘El Peso Hero’, un superhéroe mexicano en EU. (SPANISH) CNN
Despierta America, “Conoce el Creador del Nuevo Superheroe Hispano El Peso Hero.” (SPANISH) Univision
PRESS
Truth Dig- Meet El Peso Hero, a Latino Superhero Fighting Injustice on the U.S.-Mexico Border (ENGLISH)

Mercado Bilingue Magazine- Teacher by Day Superhero Creator by Night (ENGLISH)

Vanza- Fighting Crime, Cartels, and Corruption with El Peso Hero Reflections of Life on the U.S. — Mexico Border (ENGLISH)