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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 […]

First Look at Cecil Castellucci's Girl on Film

19 Pages From Cecil Castellucci’s Girl on Film OGN

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has revealed a massive first look at Girl on Film, the upcoming graphic memoir written by Cecil Castellucci and illustrated by Vicky Leta, Melissa Duffy, V. Gagnon, and Jon Berg. The book, to be published via BOOM!’s Archaia imprint, depicts Castellucci’s life journey from fan to bestselling comic book writer. In […]

Lev Grossman Introduces New Class of The Magicians in New BOOM! Comic

Lev Grossman Introduces Next Generation of The Magicians in New BOOM! Comic

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced a new five-issue Magicians mini-series from creator Lev Grossman, writer Lilah Sturges, and artist Pius Bak which will feature the first appearance of “the next generation of heroes and villains” in the popular franchise. Long after Quentin and his friends have graduated from Brakebills, Dean Fogg welcomes a historic […]

Big Black: Stand at Attica

Big Black: Stand at Attica Tells True Story of Prison Uprising in Graphic Novel

Through it’s Archaia imprint, explosive publisher BOOM! Studios will publish Big Black: Stand at Attica, the graphic novel biography of the titular Frank “Big Black” Smith, co-written by Smith and Jared Reinmuth with art by Améziane in February. A press release provides more details on the book, which is set during the 1971 prison uprising […]

BOOM! Announces The Man Who Came Down the Attic Stairs by Celine Loup

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios announced a new comic Wednesday called The Man Who Came Down the Attic Stairs, with comics creator Celine Loup weaving “a tale of horror and suspense that captures the isolation of postpartum depression, while exploring the very real fears associated with new motherhood.” And if you couldn’t guess from that description, […]

Jim Henson’s The Storyteller Dives Into Mermaids for New Sirens Mini

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced a new entry in the Jim Henson’s The Storyteller series hitting stores in April, proving once and for all that darlin’ it’s better down where it’s wetter. From creators including Jakub Rebelka, Bartosz Sztybor, Chan Chau, Sarah Webb, and Aud Koch, Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Sirens will be a 4-issue […]

Bolivar Eats New York in Sean Rubin’s New OGN at Archaia

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced a new original graphic novel for its Archaia imprint: Bolivar Eats New York: A Discovery Adventure. The follow-up to Sean Rubin’s 2017 creation in which the titular dinosaur samples cuisine around New York City is due out in November. From the  press release: Debuting in 2017, Bolivar introduced readers […]


Modern Single Motherhood Explored in Margaux Motin’s Plate Tectonics at Archaia

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced that they will publish Margaux Motin’s Plate Tectonics: An Illustrated Memoir next June, an original graphic novel about being a single mother in the modern world. “Life is full of little earthquakes,” a press release explains. “When the dust settles, how do you rebuild?” Life sounds alot like comic books, […]

Explore the New World with David Jesus Vignolli’s New Historical Fantasy OGN at Archaia

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced a new graphic novel by David Jesus Vignolli, said to blend fantasy and history while exploring the cartoonist’s personal heritage by telling a story about the European discovery of the Americas. The book is hitting stores next Summer from BOOM!’s Archaia imprint. The discovery of the Americas forever changed […]

Ingrid Chabbert Makes ‘Waves’ in Graphic Novel Debut at Archaia

Ingrid Chabbert, author of nearly sixty children’s books, is moving to the more mature medium of comics (we just debuted Batman’s penis this week) for her graphic novel debut alongside artist Carole Maurel: Waves. Hitting stores early next year, Waves is based on Chabbert’s own experiences trying to conceive, and will be published by Archaia, an […]




Those Nerds at Archaia Want You to Spend Your Summer Reading Graphic Novels

Summer is almost here, and you know what that means! No more pencils! No more books! No more teachers’ dirty looks! Well, actually, scratch that “no more books” thing, because BOOM! Studios is trying to get people to spend their Summer reading graphic novels from their Archaia Imprint. To promote this strange initiative, BOOM! has released […]

jeopardy form of a question graphic novel

Because U Demanded It: BOOM! to Publish Graphic Memoir About Game Show ‘Jeopardy’

This autobiographical graphic novel by Andrew J. Rostan and Kate Kasenow will be published by BOOM! Studios’ Archaia imprint in November 2018. What is: Form of a Question? According to a press release sent out today: FORM OF A QUESTION is a moving memoir revisiting one of the most formative events in Andrew Rostan’s life. You see, […]


Fraggle Rock comic

Fraggle Rock Returns with New Mini at BOOM! Studios Featuring Jared Cullum in May

BOOM! Studios has announced a new Fraggle Rock mini-series from their Archaia imprint, eponymously titled Fraggle Rock. The release commemorates the 35th anniversary of the show, and features “all-new stand-alone adventures, each by distinct creative voices and presented in an 8″ x 8″ format perfect for longtime fans to share with the next generation.” The […]


jane eyre

‘Jane’ Review: Dark, Handsome, And Not Blurry

During my years at college, I became a fan of classic literature. Pride and Prejudice, Nineteen Eighty-Four, and Jane Eyre, and more. I’m also a fan of graphic novels (shocking)! So when the two are combined, I gravitate to them. In Aline Brosh McKenna‘s debut graphic novel, Jane, we get an updated story on Charlotte […]