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BOOM! Studios Vows to Put a Bear in Space by 2020

Comic Book Publisher BOOM! Studios Vows to Put a Bear in Space by 2020

In 1961, President John F. Kennedy announced plans to go to the moon by the end of the decade. Nearly sixty years later, explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has set a similar goal, except what was once one small step for man will now be one giant leap for bearkind. BOOM! announced plans to publish Space […]

Retailers Declare Kindt & Smith’s Folklords #1 a $200 Comic With Less Than A Week To On-Sale

Retailers Selling Folklords #1 One-Per-Store at $200 A Week Before Publication

Just yesterday we were telling you that Matt Kindt & Matt Smith’s Folklords #1, the newest creator-owned series from Boom Studios, had sold out a second time before hitting comic shops and wondered if Boom President Filip Sablik was on the path to another apology, even if the series joins the illustrious (or infamous?) 50K […]



BOOM! to Publish 3-Volume The Quotable Giant Days in July

BOOM! to Publish The Quotable Giant Days in July

Giant Days may have come to an end last week, but explosive publisher BOOM! Studios isn’t done squeezing as much cash milk out of that cash cow as they can. Thus, July 2020 will see the release of The Quotable Giant Days, a new collection of “witty and humorous” quotes from writer John Allison which […]

Celebrate Halloween with a First Look at Buffy & Angel Hellmouth #2

Celebrate Halloween with a First Look at Buffy & Angel Hellmouth #2

It’s Halloween and explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has a treat for you! No, it’s not marijuana edibles disguised as Halloween candy. What self-respecting stoner would give away their stash like that?! What BOOM! has is much better than candy, a first look at Hellmouth #2, the next issue in the Buffyverse super-mega-crossover event by Jordie […]

Do Retailers Think Matt Kindt & Matt Smith’s Folklords #1 Is The Next Hit Series?

Matt Kindt & Matt Smith’s Folklords #1 Sells Out Two Weeks Before Publication

Well, it’s not in the newly christened 50K Club alongside Once & Future and (almost) Something Is Killing The Children quite yet, but I’m hearing Matt Smith and Matt Kindt’s Folklords #1, the newest creator-owned launch from Boom Studios, has already sold out at Diamond Distributors two weeks before its November 13 release despite a […]

Ben 10

Ben 10 Takes a Summer Vacation in The Creature From Serenity Shore in 2020

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced another Ben 10 original graphic novel for middle grade readers by CB Lee and Mattia di Meo, with colors by Eleonora Bruni, set to hit stores in July 2020. Based on the popular cartoon network series, the graphic novel will be the latest in a series of Ben 10 […]

BOOM! to Publish a Firefly Comic Starring Nathan Fillion's Mom

Nathan Fillion’s Mom Will Finally Get Her Own Firefly Comic at BOOM!

Firefly, the television show, may have been prematurely canceled, but the franchise has lived on in other mediums thanks to the undying support of the show’s hardcore fanbase, colloquially known as firebronies, who relentlessly campaign for it to be brought back. Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios is more than happy to oblige, and their latest comic […]

Do Retailers Think Matt Kindt & Matt Smith’s Folklords #1 Is The Next Hit Series?

Retailers Think Matt Kindt & Matt Smith’s Folklords #1 Is The Next Hit Series?

Last week we told you that speculators were already honing in on Matt Kindt and Matt Smith’s Folklords #1 as the next big creator-owned hit comic. Much like we suspected first, the new series has the signs of being another hit creator-owned book for Boom Studios by appealing to Middlewest fans by inverting the traditional […]

First Look at b.b. free #1 from Gabby Rivera and Royal Dunlap

First Look at b.b. free #1 from Gabby Rivera and Royal Dunlap

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has unveiled a first look at b.b. free #1, the new comic by Gabby Rivera and Royal Dunlap to be published in November on BOOM!’s portable audio device themed imprint, BOOM! Box. Billed as “an adventure about finding your strength and your truth when the whole world is against you,” the […]


Down River People

Adam Smith and Matt Fox’s The Down River People Floats to Archaia in 2020

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced a new original graphic novel from Adam Smith and Matt Fox coming to stores in July 2020 from their Archaia imprint. Called The Down River People, the book is described as “a riveting new story about a man attempting to survive the complicated and dangerous web of his family’s […]



Pixar Writer BringsTale of Good Doggo to Archaia in Bear OGN

Pixar Writer Brings Tale of Good Doggo to Archaia in Bear OGN

Ben Queen, writer of Cars 2 and 3 for Pixar, is joining with author, illustrator, and man with a first name as part of his last name, Joe Todd-Stanton for a new graphic novel to be published by explosive publisher BOOM! Studios through their Archaia imprint. The comic is misleadingly titled “Bear,” but it’s actually […]

The Daily LITG, 10th October 2019 - Happy Birthday, Arune Singh

The Daily LITG, 10th October 2019 – Happy Birthday, Arune Singh

Welcome to the pretty-much-mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. A run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. The 11 most-read stories yesterday Jonathan Hickman Fooled Me Twice, Shame On Me – Powers Of X #6 Finale Spoilers The Doom Signal Starts a Hostile […]


BOOM! Announces Alienated from Si Spurrier and Chris Wildgoose at NYCC

BOOM! Announces Alienated from Si Spurrier and Chris Wildgoose at NYCC

At New York Comic Con today, explosive publisher BOOM! Studios announced a new series by writer Simon Spurrier and artist Chris Wildgoose called Alienated, described as “a subversive coming-of-age story about having all the power to change the world but the unready hands to truly wield it.” The first issue is due to hit stores […]