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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 […]

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 […]


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 […]

First Look at Boom Studios’ New York Comic Con Booth #NYCC

We had quite a bit of Boom Studios news already this morning from the Diamond Retailer Breakfast at New York Comic Con – including the news that our compliant comics news rivals have yet to realise has been announced – but there’s nothing quite a like a bit of booth reportage to make you feel […]

Will BOOM!'s WWE Smackdown #1 Comic Spoil Fox's Friday Night Smackdown Debut? [Preview]

Will BOOM!’s WWE Smackdown #1 Comic Spoil Show’s Fox Debut? [Preview]

WWE Smackdown #1 is in stores from explosive publisher BOOM! Studios next week (and how appropriate, with the wrestling company rumored to be bringing back pyro starting with next week’s shows). A story from Kevin Panetta, Kendall Goode, and Serg Acuna will focus on Becky Lynch, and we’ve got a preview below. And the preview […]

Strange Skies Over East Berlin #1 [Preview]

9 Pages From Strange Skies Over East Berlin #1 [Preview]

Strange Skies Over East Berlin #1 hits stores from BOOM! Studios next week, by Jeff Loveness, Lisandro Estherren, and Patricio Delpeche, and we’ve got a preview below. Set during the Cold War, the comic stars an American Spy sent behind enemy lines to infiltrate East Berlin, only to learn that the Russian’s have a top […]

BOOM! to Publish Autobiographical OGN by Mike Hawthorne, Happiness Will Follow

BOOM! to Publish Graphic Memoir by Mike Hawthorne, Happiness Will Follow

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced plans to publish Happiness Will Follow, an autobiographical graphic novel by Mike Hawthorne, telling “the true and tragic story of enduring abuse and discovering a love of art that helped him to build the home he never had in this graphic memoir about family, survival, and what it means […]


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 […]

BOOM! Reveals First Look at Eric Powell Art Book

BOOM! Reveals First Look at Eric Powell Art Book

In a shocking move meant to embarrass the comics legend, BOOM! Studios will soon publish a book highlight all of Eric Powell’s mistakes. Called The Art (And Many Other Mistakes) of Eric Powell, the book purports to reveal scandalous tales, family gossip, and illegally obtained medical records alongside a less salacious collection of other artwork […]

5 Pages From September's Firefly #9

Attn: Firebronies – 5 Pages From September’s Firefly #9

We’ve got a fun Friday treat for all the Firebronies out there (that’s the colloquial term for hardcore fans of the canceled television show Firefly). We’ve got this five-page preview of next month’s Firefly #9 from explosive publisher BOOM! Studios for your enjoyment. From the creative team of Greg Pak and Dan McDaid, and with […]

Heartbeat: Maria Llovet Launches New Horror Series at BOOM!

Heartbeat: Maria Llovet Launches New Horror Series at BOOM!

Cartoonist Maria Llovet’s newest series is a five-issue BOOM! Studios comic called Heartbeat, the explosive publisher revealed in a press release Friday. About a girl who becomes interested in a boy at school who likes to drink blood, the comic is set to release in November. A press release contains more details: LOS ANGELES, CA […]

Someone is Buying All the Something is Killing the Children #1s

Someone is Buying All the Something is Killing the Children #1s

And it’s retailers! Retailers are buying all the Something is Killing the Children #1s! Following Bleeding Cool’s report earlier this week on the comic’s massive 170% increase in FOC orders, explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced that Something is Killing the Children #1 by James Tynion IV and Werther Dell’Edera has sold out before its […]

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 […]

All My Friends Are Ghosts

BOOM! Sets All-Ages ‘All My Friends Are Ghosts’ OGN For April 2020

Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced a new graphic novel for its KaBOOM! imprint, All My Friends Are Ghosts, by S.M. Vidaurri and Hannah Krieger, set to hit stores next year. The Effie is lost, and feels like a ghost. She skips school because she doesn’t think anyone will notice, and doesn’t feel like she […]