What Boom! Studios Is Bringing Us In June And Beyond

by Staff

 

This is going to be a big summer of releases from Boom! Studios and their imprints Boom! Box, KaBoom, and Archaia. There will be several new series, and a plenty of favorites to fill your summer reading as well as trade editions to catch you up. Here’s a complete listing of the books that Boom! Studios will be publishing in June 2017 and beyond:

Boom! Studios New Launching Singles And One-Shots:

THE UNSOUND #1

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Cullen Bunn

Artist: Jack T. Cole

Cover Artist: Jack T. Cole

Synopsis: Ashli’s first day as a nurse at Wiermont Psychiatric Hospital turns into a nightmare as a bloody riot sends her fleeing into the bowels of the hospital. Her descent takes her to a hellish world populated by lunatics and monsters, cloaked in a secret history of black magic and heinous scientific experiments.

BILL & TED SAVE THE UNIVERSE #1 (of 5)

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Brian Joines

Artist: Bachan

Cover Artist: Derek Charm

Synopsis: The Wyld Stallyns are back, and this time they’re travelling across the whole universe! Bill and Ted have been kidnapped by a bodacious alien and are handed over to…their long-lost family?! Brian Joines and Bachan (Bill & Ted Go to Hell) team up once more for an all-new Bill & Ted adventure.

Boom! Box New Launching Singles And One-Shots:

LUMBERJANES 2017 SPECIAL: FAIRE AND SQUARE

One-shot

Retail Price: $7.99

Writer: Holly Black

Artists: Marina Julia and Gaby Epstein

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Ru Xu

Incentive Cover: Hailey Thurrott

Synopsis: The Lumberjanes vs… a dragon?? Featuring Holly Black (Spiderwick Chronicles)!

Boom! Studios Ongoings and Limited Series:

VICTOR LAVALLE’S DESTROYER #2 (of 6)

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Victor LaValle

Artist: Dietrich Smith

Cover Artist: Micaela Dawn

Synopsis: While Dr. Baker is being investigated, the Monster becomes entangled with a conflict at the U.S./Mexico border.

THE AMORY WARS: GOOD APOLLO, I’M BURNING STAR IV #3 (of 12)

Retail Price: $3.99

Writers: Claudio Sanchez & Chondra Echert

Artist: Rags Morales

Cover Artist: Rags Morales

Synopsis: After a bruising altercation, Inferno dishes the dirt to Claudio about his parents, but will he listen?

GODSHAPER #3

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Simon Spurrier

Artist: Jonas Goonface

Cover Artist: Jonas Goonface

Synopsis: A gig at a kid’s birthday party turns out to be a trap set up by a mob boss for our traveling musician and his god pal.

GRASS KINGS #4

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Matt Kindt

Artist: Tyler Jenkins

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Tyler Jenkins

Intermix B:  Matt Kindt

Synopsis: Humbert and his police force face off against Robert’s militia in the Grass Kingdom.

PLANET OF THE APES/GREEN LANTERN #5 (of 6)

Retail Price: $3.99

Writers: Robbie Thompson, Justin Jordan

Artist: Barnaby Bagenda

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Dan Mora

Movie Poster Variant Cover: Julian Totino Tedesco

Classic Variant Cover: Paul Rivoche

Spectrum Variant Cover: Felipe Massafera

“Vintage” Action Figure Variant Cover: David Ryan Robinson

Synopsis: The war on the Planet of the Apes has begun!

WWE #6

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Dennis Hopeless

Artist: Serg Acuña

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Dan Mora

Finn Balor Variant Cover: Robbi Rodriguez

Jake “The Snake” Roberts Variant Cover: Dylan Burnett

Action Figure Variant Cover: Adam Riches

Royal Rumble Connecting Variant Cover: Brent Schoonover

Synopsis: Dean Ambrose is hounding Paul Heyman and purposely provoking the scariest man in the WWE—the Beast incarnate, Brock Lesnar.

SONS OF ANARCHY REDWOOD ORIGINAL #11

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Ollie Masters

Artist: Eoin Marron

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Luca Pizzari

Subscription Cover: Jonas Scharf

Synopsis: SAMCRO partners with the Biker with No Name and tracks Jax back to the farmhouse, but what they find will shake the Club to its core.

KONG OF SKULL ISLAND #12

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: James Asmus

Artist: Carlos Magno

Cover Artist: Kim Myatt

Synopsis: Final issue! A poison has spread across Skull Island corrupting its creatures and inhabitants.

MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #16

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Kyle Higgins

Artist: Daniel Bayliss

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Jamal Campbell

Connecting Variant Cover: Steve Morris

Morphin Variant Cover: Goñi Montes

Action Figure Variant Cover: Telmos Santos

Synopsis: The villainous Lord Drakkon wields the power of Saba against the Green Ranger as the Power Rangers fight for the survival of two worlds!

Boom! Box Ongoings and Limited Series:

MISFIT CITY #2 (of 4)

Retail Price: $3.99

Writers: Kiwi Smith & Kurt Lustgarten

Artist: Naomi Franquiz

Cover Artist: Naomi Franquiz

Synopsis: After examining the treasure map, the girls break into the Captain’s house, unaware that they’re being followed!

COADY AND THE CREEPIES #4 (of 4)

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Liz Prince

Artist: Amanda Kirk

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Kat Leyh

Incentive Cover: Liz Prince

Synopsis: The Creepies perform their final set despite The Boneheads doing their best to sabotage them!

SLAM! #7

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Pamela Ribon

Artist: Sam Beck

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Veronica Fish

Variant Cover: Meredith Gran

Synopsis: Maisie progresses quickly when learning some new movies, but Jen feels like she’s become stagnant.

GIANT DAYS #27

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: John Allison

Artists: Max Sarin, Liz Fleming

Cover Artist: Max Sarin

Synopsis: Political naïf Esther gets caught up in the influence of a “super-woke” colleague, and Susan grows frustrated with Ingrid’s presence in their home.

LUMBERJANES #39

Retail Price: $3.99

Writers: Shannon Watters & Kat Leyh

Artist: Ayme Sotuyo

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Kat Leyh

Variant Cover: Ayme Sotuyo

Synopsis: Parents’ Day is coming to an end, but the trickster is still determined to ruin the Lumberjanes’ day!

Kaboom! Studios Ongoings and Limited Series:

BRAVE CHEF BRIANNA #4 (of 4)

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Sam Sykes

Artist: Selina Espiritu

Cover Artist: Bridget Underwood

Synopsis: Brianna must go up against Madame Cron in the ultimate Monster City cook off in order to save her restaurant from closing!

STEVEN UNIVERSE #5

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Melanie Gillman

Artist: Katy Farina

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Missy Peña

Subscription Cover: Rian Sygh

Variant Cover: Sara Talmadge

Synopsis: Mayor Dewey commissions a play about the history of Beach City, and it’s up to Steven and Jamie to make sure the show goes on!

THE DEEP #6 (of 6)

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Tom Taylor

Artist: James Brouwer

Cover Artist: James Brouwer

Synopsis: Now a hit animated series on Netflix! Still trapped, the Nekton siblings must work together to get back to their family.

ADVENTURE TIME COMICS #12

Retail Price: $3.99

Writers: Mad Rupert, Eva Cabrera, Matt Smigiel

Artists: Mad Rupert, Eva Cabrera, Matt Smigiel

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Jarrett Williams

Subscription Cover: Pamela Lovas

Variant Cover: Renalto Faccini

Synopsis: Finn and Jake get lost. PB and Marceline try a cooking class that goes bad. Finn tries his hand at being a princess.

OVER THE GARDEN WALL #15

Retail Price: $3.99

Writers: Danielle Burgos, Kiernan Sjursen-Lien

Artists: Jim Campbell, Cara McGee

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Kiernan Sjursen-Lien

Subscription Cover: Victoria Maderna

Synopsis: The conclusion to the Hero Frog mystery! Greg and Jason must decide if they should join the Hero Frog.

ADVENTURE TIME #65

Retail Price: $3.99

Writer: Mariko Tamaki

Artist: Ian McGinty

Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Shelli Paroline & Braden Lamb

Subscription Cover: E Jackson

Synopsis: It’s finally time to decide who is the best princess ever!

Boom! Studios TPBs, OGNs, and Hardcovers:

WWE VOL. 1 SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR AUGUST 2017*****

Retail Price: $19.99

Writer:  Dennis Hopeless

Artist: Serge Acuna

Cover Artist: Dan Mora

Synopsis: The secret behind the betrayal and destruction of THE SHIELD is revealed here! Why did Seth Rollins join Triple H and turn on his brothers, Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose? Collects #1-4 and WWE: Then. Now. Forever. #1.

NAMESAKE SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR AUGUST 2017*****

Retail Price: $14.99

Writer: Steve Orlando

Artist: Jakub Rebelka

Cover Artist: Jakub Rebelka

Synopsis: Once every seven years, Earth overlaps with Ektae, which breaches our world for seven days, bringing dirty magic and ideas. One man born of both worlds must sacrifice everything to put his fathers to rest and save himself in the process. Collects the complete limited series.

THE PLANET OF THE APES ARCHIVE VOL. 1 HC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR AUGUST 2017*****

Retail Price: $49.99

Writer: Doug Moench

Artists: Mike Ploog, Tom Sutton, Herb Trimpe

Cover Artist: Malcolm McNeill

Synopsis: Experience the legendary 1970s Marvel Comics’ Terror on the Planet of the Apes, collected for the first time ever and remastered in this prestigious hardcover. This classic series follows two friends—man and ape—on the run from the law. From Doug Moench (Batman), Mike Ploog (Ghost Rider), Tom Sutton (Doctor Strange), Herb Trimpe (Incredible Hulk), and more!

 

Archaia Studios TPBs, OGNs, and Hardcovers:

JIM HENSON’S THE STORYTELLER: GIANTS HC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR AUGUST 2017*****

Retail Price: $24.99

Writers: Conor Nolan, Brandon Dayton, Feifei Ruan, and Jared Cullum

Artists: Conor Nolan, Brandon Dayton, Feifei Ruan, and Jared Cullum

Cover Artist: Karl Kerschl

Synopsis: The critically acclaimed Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Giants includes four mythic tales of when giants roamed the Earth, inspired by folklore from around the world and told in the spirit of Jim Henson’s beloved television series. Includes exclusive behind-the-scenes art and more! Collects the complete limited series.

Boom! Box TPBs, OGNs, and Hardcovers:

SLAM! VOL. 1 SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR AUGUST 2017*****

Retail Price: $14.99

Writer: Pamela Ribon

Artist: Veronica Fish

Cover Artist: Veronica Fish

Synopsis:  Bestselling novelist, screenwriter, and retired Los Angeles Derby Doll Pamela Ribon (Going in Circles, Why Girls Are Weird) joins artist Veronica Fish (Archie, Silk) for a tale of friendship, heartbreak, and truly epic jams. In roller derby you take your hits, get back up, and learn how to be a better jammer, a better blocker, and a better friend—if the competition doesn’t tear you apart! Collects issues #1-4.

CLUELESS SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR AUGUST 2017*****

Retail Price: $14.99

Writers: Amber Benson, Sarah Kuhn

Artist: Siobhan Keenan

Cover Artist: Natacha Bustos

Synopsis: Your favorite girls from Beverly Hills are back in an all-new adventure! It’s senior year and Cher, Dionne, and Tai find themselves in a bit of a crisis of self… Where are they meant to go, and what are they meant to DO after high school? Luckily they have all year—and each other’s help—to figure it out!

Kaboom! TPBs, OGNs, and Hardcovers:

MEGA PRINCESS SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR AUGUST 2017*****

Retail Price: $14.99

Writer: Kelly Thompson

Artist: Brianne Drouhard

Cover Artist: Brianne Drouhard

Synopsis: Kelly Thompson (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Pink, Jem and the Holograms) and artist Brianne Drouhard (Harpy Gee) give us a dose of princess power with a twist in Mega Princess! On Princess Maxine Titan’s 10th birthday, her fairy godmother grants her the powers of every princess, from speaking to animals to sensing a pea under a ton of mattresses. Max is more interested in being a detective than a princess, but when her baby brother goes missing, she’ll have to combine her princess powers with her sleuthing prowess to get him back! Collects the complete limited series.

OVER THE GARDEN WALL VOL. 2 SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR AUGUST 2017*****

Retail Price: $14.99

Writers:  George Mager, Jim Campbell, Kiernan Sjursen-Lien

Artists: George Mager, Jim Campbell with Danielle Burgos, Cara McGee

Cover Artist: Jim Campbell

Synopsis: The Eisner Award-winning series continues! Wirt and Greg find themselves at a crossroads in the Unknown where each brother has to take his own path, but something sinister is on their trail. Collects issues #5-8.

ADVENTURE TIME VOL. 12 SC

*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR AUGUST 2017*****

Retail Price: $14.99

Writer:  Christopher Hastings

Artist: Ian McGinty

Cover Artist: Ian McGinty

Synopsis: Finn and Jake wake up in a bizarre world inside of BMO, and it looks like BMO is determined to give them the best game of their lives! Collects issues #54-57.