Listen: You Should Watch This ‘Slaughterhouse-Five’ Trailer From BOOM! Studios

by James Ferguson

To celebrate the release of the Slaughterhouse-Five graphic novel, adapting Kurt Vonnegut’s classic novel, publisher BOOM! Studios has released a trailer showcasing some of the interior artwork and quotes from reviews and creators. The book was adapted by writer Ryan North and artist Albert Monteys.

Listen: Billy Pilgrim has…
                                             …read Kilgore Trout
                                             …opened a successful optometry business
                                             …built a loving family
                                             …witnessed the firebombing of Dresden
                                             …traveled to the planet Tralfamadore
                                             …met Kurt Vonnegut
                                             
…come unstuck in time.
 
Billy Pilgrim’s journey is at once a farcical look at the horror and tragedy of war where children are placed on the frontlines and die (so it goes), and a moving examination of what it means to be fallibly human. 

It’s been ages since I’ve read Slaughterhouse-Five, but I will admit, I want to check it out again in this medium. Slaughterhouse-Five is available now at your local comic shop, bookstore, and Amazon.

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