In a partnership between Boom! Studios, Enter These Dark Woods, and Creative Licensing, Boom have announced the upcoming publication of an original graphic novel based on the film and Netflix prequel show Wet Hot American Summer for June 2018. The OGN will feature an all-new story, according to Boom.
Filip Sablik, President of Publishing & Marketing, BOOM! Studios says:
Wet Hot American Summer is one of those magical films that not only helped launch the career of a dozen household names, but resonated with a generation of viewers over many repeat viewings. We’re excited to reveal more story details and the full creative team of this brand-new addition to the world of Wet Hot American Summer, but we know when you see the beautiful cover by Joe Quinones, you’ll understand why this will be one of our biggest releases in 2018.
Wet Hot American Summer debuted in 2001 and became a cult comedy classic starring Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, Molly Shannon, and many others. The Netflix series, Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, was released in Summer 2015, and a follow-up Netflix series, Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later, was released this summer in 2017.