BOOM! Studios Solicitations for February 2020-Shipping Titles (December Previews)

 

 

WE SERVED THE PEOPLE OGN HC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR APRIL 2020***** Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $24.99

Writer: Emei Burell

Artist: Emei Burell

Cover Artist: Emei Burell

Synopsis:

  • In China, an entire generation’s most formative years took place in remote rural areas when city kids were sent to the countryside to become rusticated youth and partake in Mao’s mandated Great Leap In an inspiring tale, Emei Burrell shares her mother’s true experience during the Down to the Countryside Movement of the early 1970s, which sought to increase agricultural outreach and spur social and ideological change amongst youth.
  • Burell’s stunning illustrations honor her mother’s courage, strength, and determination during a decade of tremendous political

 

ALIENATED #1

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Simon Spurrier Artist: Chris Wildgoose Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Chris Wildgoose

Variant Cover: Bengal

Synopsis:

  • Acclaimed writer Simon Spurrier (John Constantine Hellblazer, Coda) and artist Chris Wildgoose (Batgirl, Batman: Nightwalker) present a subversive coming-of-age story about having all the power to change the world but the unready hands to truly wield
  • Three teenagers, each an outcast in their own way, stumble upon an unearthly entity as it’s As they bond over this shared secret and the creature’s incredible abilities, it becomes clear to the teenagers that their cute little pet is a superpredator in the making—and it’s in need of prey.
  • Guided by the best intentions at first, the teens’ decisions soon become corrupted by adolescent desires, small town jealousies, and internal rivalries, sending them into a catastrophic spiral of their own

 

 

EAT, AND LOVE YOURSELF OGN SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR APRIL 2020***** Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $14.99

Writer: Sweeney Boo

Artist: Sweeney Boo

Cover Artist: Sweeney Boo

Synopsis:

  • For fans of Seconds and Wet Moon.
  • Mindy is a young woman living with an eating disorder and trapped in a battle for her own self-worth. When she accidentally discovers a magic chocolate bar that will give her a chance to revisit her past, she thinks she has a chance to put her life back on But will she be able to find a way back to her present, and just as important, a way to treat herself with love and kindness, at any size?
  • Join writer/artist Sweeney Boo (Marvel Action: Captain Marvel) on a journey of self-discovery, self-acceptance, and just a bit of

 

 

 

WONDER PONY OGN SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR APRIL 2020***** Publisher: KaBOOM!, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $9.99

Writer:  Marie Spénale

Artist: Marie Spénale

Cover Artist: Marie Spénale

Synopsis:

  • Middle school wasn’t exactly stable before, but it becomes a real struggle when sixth grader Louison is given the strength and powers of a pony by… a tiny pink pony that insists on being called Jean-Pierre? Now, she’s saddled with the responsibility of reining in the monsters that are giddy-up to no good in her new school! It’s time to horse around with Wonder Pony!
  • Angouleme Youth Award-nominated writer and artist Marie Spénale presents a magical adventure full of friends and fun for anyone who’s ever wished they had the power to save the day!
  • Perfect for fans of My Little Pony and Miraculous Ladybug!

 

 

ONCE & FUTURE VOL. 1 SC

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Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $16.99 Writer: Kieron Gillen Artist: Dan Mora

Cover Artist: Dan Mora

Synopsis:

  • The King is Long live the King.
  • When a group of Nationalists use an ancient artifact to bring a villain from Arthurian myth back from the dead to gain power, ex-monster hunter Bridgette McGuire escapes her retirement home and pulls her unsuspecting grandson Duncan, a museum curator, into a world of magic and mysticism to defeat a legendary
  • Bestselling writer Kieron Gillen (Die, Star Wars) and Russ Manning Award-winning artist Dan Mora (Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Klaus) explore the mysteries of the past, the complicated truths of our history and the power of family to save the day…especially if that family has secret bunkers of ancient weapons and decades of experience hunting the greatest monsters in Britain’s history!
  • Collects issues #1-6.

 

SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN VOL. 1 DISCOVER NOW EDITION

Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $14.99 Writer: James Tynion IV Artist: Werther Dell’Edera Cover Artist: Jenny Frison Synopsis:

  • When the children of Archer’s Peak begin to go missing, everything seems The few children that return alive have terrible stories—impossible details of terrifying creatures that live in the shadows. Their only hope is the arrival of a mysterious stranger, one who believes the children and claims to be the only one who sees what they can see.
  • Her name is Erica She kills monsters. That is all she does, and she bears the cost because it must be done.
  • GLAAD Award-winning writer James Tynion IV (The Woods, Batman: Detective Comics) teams with artist Werther Dell’Edera (Briggs Land) for a haunting series about staring into the abyss… and what

 

happens when the abyss stares back.

  • Collects issues #1-5 in a direct-market exclusive collection!

 

MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS/TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES #3

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Ryan Parrott Artist: Simone di Meo Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Dan Mora

Leonardo Variant Cover B: Goñi Montes Raphael Variant Cover C: Goñi Montes Michaelangelo Variant Cover D: Goñi Montes Donatello Variant Cover E: Goñi Montes Incentive Cover F: Goñi Montes

Incentive Cover I: Goñi Montes

Synopsis: Rita Repulsa faces off against Shredder for control of the weapon that will change the Power Rangers forever! No matter who wins, the world will never be the same! As the two villains battle, the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers must find a way to storm the Foot Clan base to save Tommy, as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles step up to help their new allies in an unexpected way.

 

MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #48

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Ryan Parrott Artist: Daniele di Nicuolo Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Jamal Campbell

Incentive Cover: Kris Anka

Synopsis: After the shocking reveal of the last issue, the Rangers are beset by enemies on all sides—even their own. Tensions mount between Tommy and Jason in the fallout over the Omega Rangers secret identities.Will the two teams be able to work together in time to defend against the next attack? Don’t miss the return of a fan favorite character!

 

MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS FOIL VARIANT #48

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $4.99 Writer: Ryan Parrott Artist: Daniele di Nicuolo

Cover Artist: Goñi Montes

Synopsis: Continuing a new Foil Cover initiative from Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #40-49.

 

GO GO POWER RANGERS #29

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Ryan Parrott, Sina Grace Artist: Francesco Mortarino Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Eleonora Carlini Variant Cover: Miguel Mercado Incentive Cover: Amelia Vidal

Synopsis: Tommy steps into his new role as leader of the Power Rangers, but not everyone is convinced he’ll be able to lead like Jason did. Meanwhile, Zack, Trini, and Jason are given their first mission as OMEGA RANGERS, and must trust that their friends will be able to handle all of Lord Zedd’s threats without them.

 

 

MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS VOL. 11 SC

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Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $16.99 Writer: Ryan Parrott Artist: Daniele di Nicuolo

Cover Artist: Jamal Campbell

Synopsis:

  • The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers are back in Angel Grove…with the White Ranger as their leader! But what happened to the team after they defeated Lord Drakkon? And what does the White Ranger’s first appearance mean for the future of the team?
  • The new series creative team of writer Ryan Parrott (Go Go Power Rangers) and artist Daniele Di Nicuolo (Power Rangers: Shattered Grid) begin a bold new era as those answers—and more shocking secrets—are revealed for the very first time!
  • Collects issues #40-43.

 

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #12

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Jordie Bellaire Artist: David López Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Marc Aspinall

Spotlight Cover: Kevin Wada Connecting Cover: Vanesa R. Del Rey Preorder Cover : Ryan Inzana Incentive Cover: Joe Quinones

Synopsis: As TEAM KENDRA fights for their town against the Hellmouth-possessed hivemind, Willow and Xander begin to feel the cost of sharing a soul between them. With darkness creeping into the place a soul should be, one of them will start down a road that they can’t turn back from.

 

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER: HELLMOUTH #5

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Jordie Bellaire and Jeremy Lambert

Artist: Eleonora Carlini

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Jenny Frison

Connecting Variant Cover: Vanesa R. Del Rey

Synopsis:

THE EVENT OF THE YEAR ENDS HERE!

 

Angel and Buffy finally confront the enemy in the heart of the Hellmouth, but the journey has already taken its tolls. Beaten in body and spirit, they might not have enough power between them to save the world. With more allies than they know, Buffy and Angel will make their final stand… and not everyone will make it out alive.

 

ANGEL & SPIKE #9

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Bryan Edward Hill Artist: Gleb Melnikov Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Dan Panosian

 

Connecting Variant Cover: Vanesa R. Del Rey

Preorder Cover: Scott Buoncristiano

Incentive Cover: Jonas Scharf

Synopsis:

  • After the shocking conclusion to Hellmouth, only one vampire can protect Los ..and it’s Spike?
  • But as Team Spike must face a new threat in the evil forces of Wolfram & Hart, everyone’s asking one question: WHAT HAPPENED TO ANGEL?
  • The next big Whedonverse epic starts here!

 

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER LEGACY EDITION BOOK ONE SC

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Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $29.99

Writer: Andi Watson, Christopher Golden, Dan Brereton, Jen Van Meter Artist: Hector Gomez, Joe Bennett, Luke Ross, David Perrin, Cliff Richards Cover Artist: Nimit Malavia

Synopsis:

  • From Joss Whedon (creator of Buffy The Vampire Slayer) comes the official tie-in to the critically acclaimed Buffy The Vampire Slayer television series!
  • Set during the third season of the Buffy The Vampire Slayer television series, discover untold stories of the Scooby Gang and their fight against evil in Sunnydale—all while trying not to fail their exams!
  • Collects Buffy The Vampire Slayer #1-10 (Dark Horse Comics, published 1998-2003), as well as short stories from the era in a newly designed, value priced format that no Buffy fan can miss!

 

RONIN ISLAND #10

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Greg Pak

Artist: Giannis Milonogiannis

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Giannis Milonogiannis

Preorder Cover: Ethan Young

Synopsis: With enemies on all sides, Hana and Kenichi struggle to protect the island and themselves. But the Shogun has a more sinister plan brewing, and for anyone to survive this fight, Kenichi will need to rally the island’s forces, and Hana will have to prove to those loyal to the Shogun that his way of life is not worth fighting for.

 

FIREFLY #14

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Greg Pak

Artist: Lalit Kumar Sharma

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Marc Aspinall

Preorder Cover: Amelia Vidal

Incentive Cover: Daniel Warren Johnson

Synopsis: Mal matches wits with a serial killer! The newly minted Sheriff Mal (don’t call him that, though) and Boss Moon are given their first big case as local law enforcement—to hunt down and arrest a serial killer haunting their new town! As Mal and Moon dig deeper into the mystery behind the suspicious murders, a surprising new benefactor strolls in, offering new technology and new beginnings for the townspeople…all courtesy of the Blue Sun corporation.

 

FIREFLY VOL. 3 HC: THE UNIFICATION WAR PART THREE

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Publisher: BOOM! Studios

 

Retail Price: $19.99

Writers: Joss Whedon, Greg Pak

Artist: Dan McDaid Cover Artist: Lee Garbett Synopsis:

  • Mal, Zoë, and the rest of the ragtag crew of Serenity have been ambushed by bandits, kidnapped by zealots, pursued by bounty hunters, thrown in jail, broken out of jail, and thrown in jail ..but they’d go through it all again if it would mean staving off a second Unification War.
  • In order to save the day, Mal will have to find allies in the most unexpected of ..and that starts with one of the most ruthless, terrifying people in the entire ‘verse: his mother.
  • Collects Firefly #9-12.

 

FOLKLORDS #4

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Matt Kindt Artist: Matt Smith

Cover Artist: Matt Smith

Synopsis: Ansel and his new ally Ugly begin to make their way to the Library Branch of Banned Books—and one step closer to the Folklords. But the Library is full of twists and turns they’ll never expect…and the closer they get, the harder it is for them to pin down where Ansel’s story is going to end…

 

THE RED MOTHER #3

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Jeremy Haun Artist: Danny Luckert

Cover Artist: Jeremy Haun

Synopsis: The visions through Daisy’s prosthetic eye are getting stronger—and it’s getting harder every day to resist their call. When a mysterious puzzle shows up on Daisy’s doorstep, will it provide the answers she’s looking for, or only draw her deeper into the world of the Red Mother?

 

HEARTBEAT #4

Publisher: BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Maria Llovet Artist: Maria Llovet

Cover Artist: Maria Llovet

Synopsis: Donatien has managed to escape the consequences of his brutal crime only by charm and wit, but those close to the victim want answers, and they will do anything to get them. When someone gets too close to the truth, Eva will learn how far Donatien will go to protect his secret… and how much Eva is willing to accept.

 

THE MAGICIANS #4

Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Lilah Sturges, Lev Grossman

Artist: Pius Bak

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Qistina Khalidah

Variant Cover: Alexa Sharpe

Synopsis: After discovering carnage in the midst of the Brakebills library, it’s clear that there is something much bigger at hand than the rivalry between the hedge witches and the traditional magicians. Someone, or something sinister is at work, and Dean Fogg will finally have to reveal the truth behind opening the doors of Brakebills to the hedges… and what it means for their future.

 

 

JIM HENSON’S THE DARK CRYSTAL: AGE OF RESISTANCE #6

Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Adam Cesare Artist: French Carlomagno Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Mona Finden

Variant Cover: Kelly & Nichole Matthews (connecting cover)

Synopsis: Podling cook Hup has joined the famous Paladin Barfinnious as a squire and set out from his small village for the first time! It seems that Hup’s dreams of becoming a Paladin himself are finally within reach. But when Barfinnious is more focused on making some quick coin than on performing acts of bravery, Hup realises that his trust may have been misplaced.

 

JIM HENSON’S LABYRINTH CORONATION VOL. 1 SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR APRIL 2020***** Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $16.99

Writer: Si Spurrier

Artist: Daniel Bayliss Cover Artist: Fiona Staples Synopsis:

  • Long before Sarah ventured to save her baby brother from the clutches of the Goblin King, another young woman sought to save her child from an unknown fate within the
  • Simon Spurrier (Coda, Jim Henson’s The Power of the Dark Crystal) and Daniel Bayliss (Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Dragons, Big Trouble in Little China/Escape from New York) present a striking look into the mysteries of the Labyrinth itself, uncovering the fate of a small boy named Jareth who would one day be
  • Collects issues #1-4 in a new softcover edition!

 

GHOSTED IN L.A. #8

Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Sina Grace Artist: Siobhan Keenan Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Siobhan Keenan

Variant Cover: Sina Grace

Synopsis: There is some roommate vs roommate drama at Rycroft Manor, and Daphne is right in the middle of it! Though, she did put herself in the middle of it. She’s really only here because of her crush on the newest Rycroft ghost. What will the drama mean for the Manor, and Daphne’s place in it?

 

GHOSTED IN LA VOL. 1 SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR APRIL 2020***** Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $14.99

Writer: Sina Grace

Artist: Siobahn Keenan

Cover Artist: Siobahn Keenan

Synopsis:

  • Rycroft Manor may be It may be abandoned. It may even be haunted. But Daphne Walters doesn’t care about any of that—it has a pool and the rent is free
  • New to LA, coming off of a bad breakup and having a pretty terrible week, Daphne might need to crash on this haunted couch for a while, but having undead roommates might be more than she bargained for!

 

  • Will the dead be able to help Daphne find the life she’s been missing in the big city?
  • From GLAAD Award-nominated Sina Grace (Iceman) and illustrator Siobhan Keenan (Clueless, Jem and the Holograms) comes a story about finding your way in Hollywood, in love, and in the
  • Collects issues #1-4.

 

LUMBERJANES #71

Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Shannon Watters & Kat Leyh Artist: Kanesha Bryant & Julia Madrigal Cover Artist: Kat Leyh, Reimena Yee

Synopsis: When the ‘Janes find the long-lost diary of the first ever Lumberjane, they’ll learn more about the true history of Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet’s Camp for Hardcore Lady Types! But are they ready for what they’ll find?

 

LUMBERJANES: CAMPFIRE SONGS SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR APRIL 2020***** Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Nicole Andelfinger, Brittney Williams, Seanan McGuire, Mari Costa, Liz Prince, Shannon Watters

Artist: Maddi Gonzalez, Brittney Williams, Alexa Bosy, Mari Costa, Kat Leyh, Brooklyn Allen

Cover Artist: Kris Anka

Synopsis:

  • Neither rain nor heat nor mischievous faeries can put a damper on the fun at Miss Qiunzella Thiskwin Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet’s Camp for Hardcore Lady Types!
  • Lumberjanes co-creators Shannon Watters and Brooklyn Allen, along with Brittney Williams (Goldie Vance), Seanan McGuire (Spider-Gwen: Ghost Spider), and more present all the fun summer stories—and kittens!—that prove the perfect time and place is always with your best
  • Collects Lumberjanes: A Midsummer Night’s Scheme, Lumberjanes: Somewhere That’s Green, and more!

 

B.B.   FREE #4

Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Gabby Rivera Artist: Royal Dunlap

Cover Artist: Royal Dunlap

Synopsis: When a burst of unexpected power saves b.b. from her father, she and Chulita are forced to flee Chulita’s family. Now on the road, and without a support system, the two friends head out to find an old friend, and hopefully learn more about the visions that have started plaguing b.b.

 

STEVEN UNIVERSE: CRYSTAL CLEAN OGN SC

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Publisher: KaBOOM!, an imprint of BOOM! Studios

Retail Price: $14.99 Writer: Talya Perper Artist: S.M. Mara

Cover Artist: Jamie Loughran

Synopsis:

  • Steven and the Crystal Gems have plenty of experience saving the day, but when the beach is vandalized overnight, they’ll have to step up and keep cleaning the beach while finding the ..or else Kofi and the others on the Boardwalk won’t get customers!
  • As Steven, Garnet, Amethyst, and Pearl get closer in their investigation, they get help from an unlikely source and discover a truth they thought the Crystal Gems had long since

 

 

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BOOM! Studios Solicitations for February 2020-Shipping Titles (December Previews)     WE SERVED THE PEOPLE OGN HC *****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR APRIL 2020***** Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $24.99 Writer: Emei Burell Artist: Emei Burell Cover Artist: Emei Burell Synopsis: In China, an entire generation’s most formative years took place in remote rural areas...