Munchkin


Munchkin Gets the Tabeltop Treatment with New Kickstarter Campaign

Munchkin, the perennial card-based fantasy adventure game, is leveling up with a brand-new tabletop game from CMON, and is currently funding on Kickstarter! Steve Jackson Games unleashed Munchkin onto the gaming world in 2001, and the wildly popular card game has spawned multiple expansion, including Munchkin: Cthulhu, Munchkin: Rick and Morty, and Star Munchkin. This […]

Munchkin Is Getting A Digital Adaptation By Asmodee Digital

Asmodee Digital, who have very quickly made themselves leader in digital board game entertainment announced today that they’re partering up with Steve Jackson Games to adapt multi-million selling dungeon adventure card game Munchkin onto digital platforms.  While the reimagined Munchkin will be giving us an old favorite in a new format, the agreement is under license, so […]

Advance Review: A Special Munchkin Convention Is Born…MunchKon!

After fifteen issues, I still think this is one of the funniest comics in all the land. From BOOM! Box, Munchkin #15 written and illustrated by Len Paralta takes things to a whole new level with Munchkon! As Spyke and Flower go to a comic convention, they shine a bit of a realistic light on the […]

3 Reasons You Should Read The Munchkin TP From BOOM! Box

This Wednesday brings the release of the Munchkin Vol. 1 TP from BOOM! Box, written by Tom Siddell, Jim Zub, and John Kovalic, with art by Ian McGinty, Rian Sygh, Mike Holmes, and Kovalic. The comic is based off of the ever-so-popular card game, and has actually included special cards in the back of each single issue. Now, I […]

Deck The Halls With Dragons & Munchkins Fa La La La La: Advance Review

You get the idea. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in the comic book world. From BOOM! Box, written by Katie Cook, with art by Mike Lucas, Munchkin: Deck the Dungeons #1 is sure to make Charles Dickens turn over in his grave. This fun one shot will allow readers to tour the Dungeons […]

BOOM! Box’s Munchkin Vol. 1 TP Is Guaranteed Laugh Out Loud Fun

If you haven’t experienced BOOM! Box’ Munchkin yet, you’re in for a treat because the first four issues are being collected into a TP. Based on one of the most popular tabletop card games, Munchkin Vol. 1 is sure to be a blast. Writers Tom Siddell, and Jim Zub join forces with artists Ian McGinty, Rian […]

Beware The Glowing Dragon! Preview The First Five Pages Of Munchkin #8

Spyke and Flower’s adventure continues in Munchkin #8 from BOOM! Box, written by Tom Siddell, with art by Ian McGinty. As always Munchkin guarantees laugh out loud moments, and a few stories to bring that joyous feeling about. This month’s issue features two stories: Beware the Glowing Dragon, written by Tom Siddell, with art by Ian McGinty, and For Love or Money, written by Derek […]

Steve Jackson Games Announces Munchkin Exclusives

By Christopher Helton Leading into next week’s Gen Con. Steve Jackson Games have announced an exclusive partnering with Target for Munchkin Oz. Combining the whimsy of Baum’s classic creations with the backstabbing zaniness of Munchkin is sure to create another classic  Munchkin game for gamers of all ages. Munchkin Oz will be available in stores, and on the Target website in early August. […]

Time Travel And Wearing Chickens As High Fashion In Munchkin #5

Because I was a slacker and missed last month’s issue of Munchkin, I was really excited to read the new issue this month and get my guaranteed dose of laughter. Munchkin #5 from BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios, features two stories this month:  12 Munchkies, written by Tom Siddell, with art by Ian […]

It’s The Little Details That Make Munchkin #3 Addicting

If you’re in need of a laugh, seriously, look no further than Munchkin from BOOM! Box, and imprint of BOOM! Studios. This month’s issue features two stories: Might Makes Wight Part II, written by Tom Siddell, with art by Ian McGinty, and Munchkin Cthulhu Comes For Us All, written by Jim Zub, with art by […]


A Dungeon Casino? Munchkin #2 Is Laugh Out Loud Funny

Clever and funny, Munchkin #2 from BOOM! Box was a complete pleasure to read. Like last month, we have a few stories to enjoy in one issue. Might Makes Wight Part 1, written by Tom Siddell, illustrated by Ian McGinty, with colors by Fred Stresing, and The Ecology of the Floating Nose, written by Jim […]

Is Boom! Box’s Munchkin Comic Just For Gamers?

By Christopher Helton Munchkin from Steve Jackson Games is sort of like the tabletop gaming equivalent of Lady Sovereign. You either love the game, or you hate it. Starting out as a teasing satire, making fun of a certain type of player in tabletop RPGs, Munchkin has grown into a phenomena all its own. Now, […]

Munchkin #1 Is Full Of Laugh Out Loud Moments

Because I’m a fan of the tabletop game, Munchkin, picking up the comic was a simple decision. From BOOM! Box, Munchkin #1 is divided into three parts. What Is A Munchkin, and Humans Got No Class, are written by Tom Siddell with art by Mike Holmes, while Ready For Anything, is written by Jim Zub […]

That Munchkin #1 Card That Everyone Will Be Fighting Over

Well, here it is folk. What all the fuss is over. Last night all cover price advance order copies of Munchkin #1 from Boom! Studios were hoovered up on eBay, with $9.99 now the cheapest price for a copy. And that won’t last long either I’m thinking. And all because of an exclusive Munchkin game […]

There Will Be Lines For Munchkin #1 In Comic Stores On Wednesday

Tomorrow sees the launch of Munchkin #1 from Boom! Studoos. based on the card game of the same name from Steve Jackson Games. It has already sold out from Diamond Comic Distributors and gone to second print. But there should be copies in most comic stores tomorrow. If you get there first. Advance sales are […]


Star Trek/Planet Of The Apes And Munchkin #1 Go To Second Prints

Star Trek/Planet Of The Apes #1 was released one-and a half weeks ago… And Munchkin hasn’t even come out yet. One from IDW/Boom, one just from Boom, both have sold out and both have gone to second prints. Expect announcements tomorrow, but for now, here’s a peek at the new Munchkin cover…

If You’re Called Boom! Box, You Have To Make A Mix Tape…

Boom! Box, the new imprint from Boom! Studios is putting out an oversized (8.5” x 11”) BOOM! Box 2014 Mix Tape #1. It features short stories from Lumberjanes, The Midas Flesh, Teen Dog, and Cyanide & Happiness, and introduces new comics Help Us! Great Warrior and Munchkin. “This is one of the most unique collections of […]

BOOM! Studios Adapts Steve Jackson Games’ Munchkin To Monthly Comic

By Christopher Helton It started with a tweet coming out of the Origins Game Fair this past weekend: WE’RE EXCITED!! RT @philipjreed: Munchkin comic books coming from @boomstudios and @SJGames !!! pic.twitter.com/aCInwR9dfc — BOOM! Studios (@boomstudios) June 14, 2014 BOOM! Studios will be adapting the Munchkin card game from Steve Jackson Games into a monthly comic. The comic […]