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WWE #13 To Feature Samoa Joe!

Samoa Joe – Photo courtesy of WWE.

WWE Superstar Samoa Joe makes his comics debut in WWE #13 – where he teams up with writer Michael Kingston and artist Michel Mulipola to tell the behind the scenes story of how he first joined Monday Night RAW.

Covers will be created by Dan Mora (main), with variant covers by Adam Riches, Brent Schoonover and Adam X Vass

WWE #13 will be on sale in January 2018.

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Reporter’s Work Ignored By Police! Reporter Elena Abbott Forges On!

Abbott #1 Main cover by Taj Tenfold

Imagine Carl Kolchak as a female reporter of color – covering the crime beat in 1972 Detroit – and you’d have Elena Abbott.

Abbott’s investigation of a series of grisly crimes (that the police have ignored – sound familiar?) leads to a dark magical force that was responsible for the death of her husband a decade earlier.

Written by Saladin Ahmed (Marvel’s Black Bolt, The Crescent Moon Kingdoms novels) and artist Sami Kivelä (Black Mask’s Beautiful Canvas), Abbott #1 will be available in print and digital, in January, 2018.

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BOOM! Studios To Release Saban’s Power Rangers Artist Tribute!

Cover by Felipe Massafera

Saban’s Power Rangers Artist Tribute, an oversized, commemorative hardcover from BOOM! Studios collects more than 60 pieces of original artwork featuring Power Ranger teams across all 25 years of the franchise, from Mighty Morphin to RPM to Ninja Steel.

Debuting in March 2018, Saban’s Power Rangers Artist Tribute features some of the most dynamic talents in comics, including Kris Anka (Runaways), Adam Gorham (Black Panther), Marcus To (Joyride), Dan Mora (Klaus), and more.

Saban’s Power Rangers Artist Tribute features an Introduction written by iconic Mighty Morphin Power Rangers actor Paul Schrier (“Bulk”), an Afterword by Brian Casentini (Executive Producer, Power Rangers content), and a cover illustrated by Felipe Massafera (Planet of the Apes/Green Lantern).

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The Expanse: Origins Original Graphic Novel Debuts in February 2018!

BOOM! Studios will collect the hit miniseries The Expanse: Origins as a softcover graphic novel in February, 2018 – with a new story by James S.A. Corey that will feature Detective Joe Miller.

Additionally, an edition of The Expanse: Origins OGN containing 16 extra pages of bonus material, including a writers’ commentary and process art, will be available exclusively at Barnes & Noble.

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Royden Lepp’s Rust Vol. 4 – Jet Jones’ Saga Concludes in 2018!

The saga that began with a boy with a jet pack falling into the Taylor family farm will conclude early next year – Rust Vol. 4: Soul in the Machine brings the story of Jet Jones to an end.

“Rust is about loss, loyalty, love, and courage,” says series creator Royden Lepp. “This final volume takes place entirely in the course of one final night on the farm as each member of the family must fight for their lives and choose what they truly believe.”

Rust Vol. 4: Soul in the Machine will be released in February 2018 – in both hardcover and softcover editions by BOOM! Studios under its Archaia imprint.

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BOOM! Studios Returns To New York Comic Con with 5 New Panels!

BOOM! Studios has put together a set of five panels on a wide range of topics for New York Comic Con 2017.

Panels for Saban’s Power Rangers and Lumberjanes are the most specific panels, title-wise. There will be a panel that highlights The Future is LBGTQ (in association with GLAAD); one that will help you discover the BOOM! Studios title that is just right for you, and a panel geared for librarians and educators that will be held at the New York Public Library.

New York Comic-Con 2017 runs the weekend of October 5th-8th at the Javits Center.

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Grant Morrison and Dan Mora’s Klaus Returns To Combat Christmas Crisis!

When an evil Santa from an alternate dimension uses Christmas to build profits for his soda corporation, Pola-Cola Corp., it’s up to Klaus to see things put right in Grant Morrison and Dan Mora’s Klaus and the Crisis in Xmasville.

Klaus and the Crisis in Xmasville continues the BOOM! Studios tradition of new installments in the Klaus Saga every Christmas.

The  Klaus and the Crisis in Xmasville one-shot will be in comics shops in December.

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BOOM! Studios Announces Two Exclusives for Local Comic Shop Day®!

BOOM! Studios has announced two exclusives for Local comic Shop Day® – a WWE Royal Rumble Print and a Power Rangers Blind Box.

The WWE Royal Rumble print is by artist Brent Schooover (Generations: Captain Marvel & Captain Mar-Vell) and is the culmination of twelve connecting covers of BOOM! Studios’ WWE comics series. It will a 1,000 copy limited edition.

The Power Rangers Blind Box will include a copy of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Year One: Deluxe hardcover; a limited-edition Mighty Morphin Power Rangers lithograph by Acme Archives featuring one of the Rangers, including rare Green and White Rangers; and more. It will be a 500 box limited edition.

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Bodie Troll – The World’s Cutest Monster – Coming from BOOM! Studios in February!

Bodie Troll is (in his own mind) a ferocious troll and the villain of every story. The truth is somewhat different (like, diametrically opposed).

Bode Troll is also the 250-page graphic novel – written and illustrated by Jay Fosgitt (Rocket Raccoon and Groot) – being released by the KaBOOM! imprint at BOOM! Studios.

The world’s cutest monster will be in comics shops and bookstores in February.

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BOOM! Studios and GLAAD Announce ‘The Future Is LGBTQ’ Panel at New York Comic Con!

BOOM! Studios and GLAAD announce The Future is LGBTQ panel at New York Comic Con (NYCC) 2017.

The panel will be moderated by Vulture editor Abraham Riesman and will feature several well known comics creators (including Marvel’s America’s Gabby Rivera, Lumberjanes’ Brooklyn Allen, DC’s Justice League of america’s Steve Orlando and BOOM! Studio’s The Woods creator James Tynion IV – among others) discussing LGBTQ representation in pop culture and the path toward a brighter and more inclusive future.

New York Comic con 2017 runs from October 5-8 at New York’s Javits Center.

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BOOM! Studios Adventure Series Misfit City Extended for Second Story Arc!

Misfit City #5 Cover by Naomi Franquiz – Courtesy of BOOM! Studios.

Misfit City, the BOOM! Studios adventure series about Wilder and her friends – whose hometown is where they filmed that cult kids’ adventure movie in the ’80s – has been extended for a second story arc picking up from the discovery of a secret cave and someone thought dead turns out to still be alive.

The second arc of the critically acclaimed series – from screenwriter Kirsten “Kiwi” Smith (Legally Blonde10 Things I Hate About You), co-writer Kurt Lustgarten, and artist Naomi Franquiz – begins in Misfit City #5, in stores on September 20th. Pre-orders will be taken until August 28th.

Pre-orders are also being taken for Misfit City Vol. 1 – collecting the comic’s first story arc, which will be in stores in December.

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