BOOM Studios Solicitations for November 2017-Shipping Titles (September Previews)

 

KONG ON THE PLANET OF THE APES #1

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Ryan Ferrier

Artist: Carlos Magno

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Mike Huddleston

Pulp Subscription Cover: Hans Woody

Connecting Cover: Carlos Magno

Synopsis:

  • The damn dirty crossover event you demanded!
  • Following the events of the first Planet of the Apes film (1968) Dr. Zaius and General Ursus lead a small group of soldiers to the Forbidden Zone to destroy any remaining evidence of Taylor’s time among them. To their surprise, they discover…A KONG!
  • Now they must venture to Skull Island with Cornelius and Zira to discover the truth, but they may not survive the deadliest journey of their lives!
  • BOOM Studios’ Kong comics are based on Joe DeVito’s Skull Island and Merian C. Cooper’s King Kong.

 

BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA: THE GAME

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $99.99

Cover Artist: Ilya Golitsyn

Game Design: Boris Polonsky, Chris Batarlis, and Jim Samartin

Synopsis:

  • In Big Trouble in Little China: The Game, you’ll embark on a wild adventure to experience the mystical underworld of Chinatown. You and up to 3 other players take on the roles of your favorite iconic heroes from the film like Jack, Gracie, and Egg to take down Lo Pan, the Three Storms, and a slew of other powerful henchmen, in this cooperative, replayable, cinematic experience.
  • Comes with a double-sided game board, Questbook with 15 fully narrated detailed story quests, 40 Highly detailed miniatures, 38 Custom molded dice, 6 Hero character boards, 168 Cards, 5 Boss boards, and more. Designed by Everything Epic and Flipside.

 

BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA OLD MAN JACK #3

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writers: John Carpenter & Anthony Burch

Artist: Jorge Corona

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Stephane Roux

“Movie Poster” Intermix Cover: Hans Woody

Action Figure Subscription Cover: Michael Adams & Marco D’Alfonso

Connecting Variant Cover: Will Robson

Variant Cover: Greg Smallwood

Synopsis: Jack and Lo Pan tear through an ocean of fire and madness, where nothing they see can be trusted—and may mean their demise!

 

FENCE #1

Publisher: BOOM Box, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: C.S. Pacat

Artist: Johanna The Mad

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Johanna The Mad

Variant Cover: Kevin Wada

Synopsis:

  • Novelist C.S. Pacat (Captive Prince) and fan-favorite artist Johanna The Mad team up for a new series perfect for fans of Check, Please! and Yuri!!! on Ice.
  • Sixteen-year-old Nicholas Cox is an outsider to the competitive fencing world. Filled with raw talent but lacking proper training, he signs up for a competition that puts him head to head with fencing prodigy Seiji Katayama…and on the road to the elite all boys school Kings Row. A chance at a real team and a place to belong awaits him—if he can make the cut!

 

MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #21

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Kyle Higgins

Artist: Hendry Prasetya

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Jamal Campbell

Connecting Variant Cover: Steve Morris

Variant Cover 1: Dan Mora

Variant Cover 2: Miguel Mercado

Action Figure Variant Cover: Quest Matthews-Martial

Synopsis: The secret history of the true original Power Rangers divides the Mighty Morphin team, and only Zordon can save them.

 

MECH CADET YU #4

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Greg Pak

Artist: Takeshi Miyazawa

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Takeshi Miyazawa

Connecting Subscription Cover: Marcus To

Synopsis: Now an ongoing series. Stanford and his team are the only ones standing between the Sharg and Earth!

 

GRASS KINGS #9

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Matt Kindt

Artist: Tyler Jenkins

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Tyler Jenkins

Intermix Cover: Matt Kindt

Synopsis: Dive deep into the Grass Kingdom’s gruff, mute, corner store owner’s mysterious and violent past.

 

GODSHAPER SC

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Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $19.99

Writer: Simon Spurrier

Artist: Jonas Goonface

Cover Artist: Jonas Goonface

Synopsis:

  • Eisner Award-nominated writer Simon Spurrier (The Spire, X-Men Legacy) and breakout talent Jonas Goonface introduce a vast world teeming with bold ideas exploring ownership, freedom, and the pettiness of possession—both physical and spiritual.
  • Ennay is a Godshaper—godless social pariahs with the ability to mold and shape the gods of others. Paired with Bud, an off-kilter but affectionate god without a human, the two travel from town to town looking for shelter, a hot meal, and the next paying rock ’n’ roll gig.
  • Collects the complete six-issue limited series.

 

EUGENIC #2

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $5.99

Writer: James Tynion IV

Artist: Eryk Donovan

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Eryk Donovan

Subscription Cover: Robbi Rodriguez

Synopsis: It’s been 200 years since the New Humans first appeared and became the dominant form of life. Now the human resistance fights back.

 

LAZARETTO #3 (of 5)

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Clay McLeod Chapman

Artist: Jey Levang

Cover Artist: Ignacio Valicenti

Synopsis: As the sickness takes a greater toll on the trapped students, Charles and Tamara attempt to break out of the quarantine.

 

THE UNSOUND #6

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Cullen Bunn

Artist: Jack T. Cole

Cover Artist: Jack T. Cole

Synopsis: As the survivors fall around her one by one, Ashli begins to wonder if she’s the one killing them.

 

WWE SURVIVOR SERIES 2017 SPECIAL

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $7.99

Writers: Kevin Panetta, Ryan Ferrier, Julian May

Artists: Brooke Allen, Kendall Goode, Jorge Corona, Kelly Williams

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Rahzzah

WWE What If? Incentive Cover: Jim Rugg

Synopsis:

  • This oversized WWE special highlights everything we love about the Thanksgiving tradition that rules autumn in sports entertainment—Survivor Series!
  • Features stories across all eras, from the epic showdown between Brock Lesnar and Goldberg twelve years in the making, to the infamous controversial classic that still enrages WWE fans to this day—the Montreal Screwjob.

WWE #11

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Dennis Hopeless

Artist: Serg Acuña

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Dan Mora

Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat Then Variant Cover: Rahzzah

Ted DiBiase Forever Variant Cover: Aaron Dana

Action Figure Variant Cover: Adam Riches

Royal Rumble Variant Cover: Brent Schoonover

Synopsis: Roman Reigns battles the Wyatt Family and only one is left standing—but what do Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins have to say about it?

 

WWE VOL. 2 SC

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Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $16.99

Writer: Dennis Hopeless

Artist: Serg Acuña

Cover Artist: Dan Mora

Synopsis: Dean Ambrose decides to take his career to a new level, which begins with provoking the scariest man in the WWE—the beast incarnate, Brock Lesnar. But Dean’s not alone, as he finds an unlikely ally in The Legit Boss, Sasha Banks. Collects issues #5 8 of the hit series.

 

GEORGE PÉREZ’S SIRENS HC

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Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $29.99

Writer: George Pérez

Artist: George Pérez

Cover Artists:

Standard Edition: George Pérez

Previews Exclusive Edition: George Pérez

Synopsis:

  • Comics legend George Pérez (Wonder Woman, The New Teen Titans) writes and illustrates his biggest adventure yet.
  • As an intergalactic force enslaves planets across the galaxy, the legendary team known only as the Sirens must reunite to save the galaxy—but the Sirens don’t even remember who they are, and the rest of the universe only remembers them as villains
  • Collects the complete limited series.

 

BILL & TED’S MOST EXCELLENT ADULT COLORING BOOK SC

****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2018****

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $16.99

Writer: N/A

Artists: Bachan, Jerry Gaylord, Penelope Gaylord, Evan Dorkin, Jamal Campbell, Felipe Smith, and more

Cover Artist: Bachan

Synopsis:

  • It won’t help you get your history paper done or bring about universal peace, but the Bill & Ted’s Most Excellent Adult Coloring Book is a great way to improve your coloring skills!
  • Featuring over 90 black-and-white illustrations showcasing Bill, Ted, Rufus, and all of your favorite characters from throughout space and time, Wyld Stallyns fans can bring the Bill & Ted universe to life in their own unique, most non-heinous way.

 

THE AMORY WARS: GOOD APOLLO, I’M BURNING STAR IV #8 (of 12)

Publisher: BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writers: Claudio Sanchez & Chondra Echert

Artist: Rags Morales

Cover Artist: Rags Morales

Synopsis: The Grail Arbor, cloaked by invisibility, enters Apity Prime’s atmosphere and readies a sneak attack on Ryan’s compound.

 

JIM HENSON’S LABYRINTH 2017 SPECIAL

Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $7.99

Writers: Adam Smith, Katie Cook, Alessandro Q. Ferrari, Jeff Stokely, Curry Ross, Delilah S. Dawson, and Roger Langridge

Artists: Jared Cullum, Katie Cook, Jeff Stokely, and Roger Langridge

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Derek Kirk Kim

Subscription Cover: Jeff Stokely

Variant Cover: Ryan Sook

Synopsis:

  • Celebrate Jim Henson’s Labyrinth with an all-new collection of short stories celebrating the various characters and creatures from the world of Labyrinth.
  • Includes the never-before-told story of how Sir Didymus met his trusted steed Ambrosius.
  • Also includes the story of a goblin running late to the famous “Dance Magic Dance” sequence from the film.

 

FARSCAPE OMNIBUS VOL. 1 SC

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Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $39.99

Writers: Rockne S. O’Bannon, Keith R.A. Decandido

Artist: Various

Cover Artist: Joe Corroney with Scott Newman

Synopsis:

  • The Jim Henson Company and Farscape creator Rockne S. O’Bannon return to one of their most celebrated creations for the official continuation of the beloved and groundbreaking television series.
  • Experience Farscape like never before with this brand-new omnibus edition. With over 600 pages of story collecting the first four volumes of the critically acclaimed Farscape comic book series and the complete spinoff trilogy chronicling the formative adventures of fan-favorite character D’Argo.

 

GUNNERKRIGG COURT VOL. 6 HC

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Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $26.99

Writer: Thomas Siddell

Artist: Thomas Siddell

Cover Artist: Thomas Siddell

Synopsis: Head back to the fantastical world of Gunnerkrigg Court in the next volume of Thomas Siddell’s award-winning webcomic. Antimony Carver’s journey continues as she ventures deeper into the mysteries surrounding her school and Gillitie Wood.

 

MOUSE GUARD PINS

Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $9.99 each

Writer: N/A

Artist: David Petersen

Synopsis: Show your support for the Guard with these beautiful enamel pins featuring your favorite characters from David Petersen’s Eisner Award-winning series, Mouse Guard.

 

GIANT DAYS 2017 SPECIAL

Publisher: BOOM Box, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $7.99

Writer: John Allison

Artist: Jenn St-Onge

Cover Artist: Jenn St-Onge

Synopsis: Join Esther, Susan, and Daisy as they spend Christmas in a very “Love Actually” London in this tribute to the films of Richard Curtis.

 

GIANT DAYS #32

Publisher: BOOM Box, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: John Allison

Artists: Max Sarin, Liz Fleming

Cover Artist: Max Sarin

Synopsis: McGraw puts faith in his and Daisy’s “unique understanding” while trying to deal with the fact he is a low-down, double-dealing dirty cheat whose name is now mud in the influential Spanish community.

 

GIANT DAYS: NOT ON THE TEST EDITION VOL. 2 HC

****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2018****

Publisher: BOOM Box, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $34.99

Writer: John Allison

Artists: Max Sarin, Liz Fleming

Cover Artist: Max Sarin

Synopsis: It’s springtime at Sheffield University—the flowers are blooming, the birds are singing, and fast pals Susan, Esther, and Daisy continue to survive their first year of college. Written by John Allison (Bad Machinery, Scary Go Round) and illustrated by Reuben Award winner Max Sarin, this deluxe hardcover collects issues #9 16 of the Eisner Award-nominated series as well as the next installment of Allison’s original webcomic.

 

SLAM!: THE NEXT JAM #3

Publisher: BOOM Box, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Pamela Ribon

Artist: Marina Julia

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Veronica Fish

Subscription Cover: Jen Bartel

Synopsis: Knockout is torn between her family drama and her dedication to the derby life.

 

BOOM! BOX MIX TAPE SC

****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2018****

Publisher: BOOM Box, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $19.99

Writers: John Allison, Ryan North, Kate Leth, and more

Artists: Sina Grace, John Kovalic, Veronica Fish, and more

Cover Artist: Jake Lawrence

Synopsis: The annual BOOM Box Mix Tape is an eclectic collection of stories featuring beloved characters from established BOOM Box series as well as original stories showcasing up and coming creators and brand new content. With original stories featuring Lumberjanes, Giant Days, Cyanide & Happiness, Goldie Vance, The Backstagers, and many more. Collects the BOOM! Box Mix Tape specials from 2014, 2015, and 2016.

 

LUMBERJANES PINS

Publisher: BOOM Box, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $9.99 each

Writer: N/A

Artist: Various

Synopsis: Great Bell Hooks! Show off your love of the Eisner Award-winning Lumberjanes with these enamel pins featuring Ripley, the Holy Kitten, and the classic Lumberjanes logo.

 

HI-FI FIGHT CLUB #4

Publisher: BOOM Box, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Carly Usdin

Artist: Nina Vakueva

Cover Artist: Nina Vakueva

Synopsis: After Chris discovers a secret code, the girls have a new lead and renewed determination to find Rosie Riot…but what if she doesn’t want to be found?

 

MISFIT CITY #7

Publisher: BOOM Box, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writers: Kiwi Smith & Kurt Lustgarten

Artist: Naomi Franquiz

Cover Artist: Naomi Franquiz

Synopsis: Wilder, Macy, Karma, and Dot are struggling to keep from attracting any more unwanted attention on their search for the Captain’s would be killer, not to mention the fortune he’d promised to help them uncover.

 

LUMBERJANES #44

Publisher: BOOM Box, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writers: Shannon Watters & Kat Leyh

Artist: Ayme Sotuyo

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Kat Leyh

Subscription Cover: Ayme Sotuyo

Synopsis: To save the camp from destruction, the Roanokes head out into the woods to chop down a time tree with a magic axe.

 

RUGRATS #2

Publisher: KaBOOM, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Box Brown

Artist: Lisa DuBois

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Jorge Corona

Subscription Cover: Zander Cannon

Synopsis: Tommy has a playdate with Chuckie and the two come up with a plan to finally figure out how their parents are able to watch their every move.

 

ADVENTURE TIME/REGULAR SHOW #4

Publisher: KaBOOM, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Conor McCreery

Artist: Mattia Di Meo

Cover Artists:

Main Cover A: Phil Murphy

Main Cover B: Phil Murphy

Subscription Cover: Derek Charm

Homage Variant Cover: Ian McGinty

Synopsis: With the Power in hand, the team is divided! Mordecai, Rigby, and the whole park crew are thrust into battle with Finn and Jake to save the Candy Kingdom, while Marceline, Lumpy Space Princess, and Ice King are stuck in the Regular Show world.

 

ADVENTURE TIME #70

Publisher: KaBOOM, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Kevin Cannon

Artist: Joey McCormick

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Shelli Paroline and Braden Lamb

Subscription Cover: Joey McCormick

Synopsis: Double Troubles, Part 1 of 4! Finn and Jake take the day off from adventuring to enjoy a new carnival, where a witch offers to make them free doubles—twice the Finn and Jake fun!

 

ADVENTURE TIME: PRINCESS AND PRINCESS OGN SC

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Publisher: KaBOOM, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $14.99

Writer: Jeremy Sorese

Artist: Zachary Sterling

Cover Artist: Britt Wilson

Synopsis: When Finn is asked to kingdom sit for Rock Princess, he’s excited to take a break from his usual responsibilities. That is, until the underground kingdom turns to him with pressing matters in need of deliberation. Now charged with “princess” duties, Finn is overwhelmed by his new job. Especially if it means war against…Princess Bubblegum!

 

ADVENTURE TIME COMICS #17

Publisher: KaBOOM, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writers: Jeffrey Brown, Michael Moreci, Pat Shand, Jason Cooper¨

Artists: Jeffrey Brown, Christopher Mitten, Spencer Amundson, Daniel Bayliss

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Cole Closser

Subscription Cover: Benjamin Marra

Variant Cover: Christopher Mitten

Synopsis: Birthdays are celebrated, Marceline gets lumpy, and an underground city is revealed.

 

REGULAR SHOW VOL. 10 SC

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Publisher: KaBOOM, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $14.99

Writer: Mad Rupert

Artist: Laura Howell

Cover Artist: Jorge Corona, Jen Hickman

Synopsis: When Benson decides to retire from managing the Park, it’s not the end of the world…until it is. Literally! It’s up to Mordecai and Rigby to save Skips, High Five Ghost, and Muscleman from the grips of Chaos, and convince Benson to come home, for the sake of the universe. From writer Mad Rupert (Regular Show: Skips, Adventure Time: Banana Guard Academy) and with art by Laura Howell (Angry Birds, Regular Show: Wrasslesplosion), Regular Show Volume 10 collects issues #37-40 and marks the conclusion of the hit comic book series based on the Cartoon Network show.

 

OVER THE GARDEN WALL #20

Publisher: KaBOOM, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Kiernan Sjursen-Lien

Artist: Jim Campbell

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Evan Palmer

Subscription Cover: Meg Omac

Synopsis: Quincy and Marguerite try increasingly zany ideas to help out their failing tea business.

 

OVER THE GARDEN WALL VOL. 3 SC

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Publisher: KaBOOM, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $14.99

Writers: Danielle Burgos, Kiernan Sjursen-Lien

Artists: Jim Campbell, Cara McGee

Cover Artist: Kiernan Sjursen-Lien

Synopsis: Journey with Greg and Wirt, along with a whole host of fantastical critters and creatures, as they navigate the deep and dark corners of the Unknown. Both touching and terrifying, there’s no telling what kind of adventures they’ll find. Collects issues #9 12.

 

STEVEN UNIVERSE #10

Publisher: KaBOOM, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Grace Kraft

Artist: Rii Abrego

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Missy Peña

Subscription Cover: Natalie Dombois

Synopsis: Connie and Steven head to the beach to work on a school project, and Amethyst’s attempts at helping out lead to some surprises with the animals who live in the water.

 

SNOOPY HC

Publisher: KaBOOM, an imprint of BOOM Studios

Retail Price: $14.99

Writers: Charles M. Schulz, Jason Cooper

Artists: Charles M. Schulz, Vicki Scott, Paige Braddock

Cover Artist: Kara Leopard

Synopsis: Celebrate over 65 years of Charles M. Schulz’s Snoopy with this jam-packed collection of stories starring everyone’s favorite beagle. This first volume in the series contains adventures from the top of the dog house to the skies with the World War I Flying Ace.

 

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BOOM Studios Solicitations for November 2017-Shipping Titles (September Previews)   KONG ON THE PLANET OF THE APES #1 Publisher: BOOM Studios Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Ryan Ferrier Artist: Carlos Magno Cover Artists: Main Cover: Mike Huddleston Pulp Subscription Cover: Hans Woody Connecting Cover: Carlos Magno Synopsis: The damn dirty crossover event you demanded! Following the events of the first Planet...