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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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BOOM! Studios Promotes Mech Cadet Yu To Ongoing Series!

#1 Main Cover by Takeshi Miyazawa – Courtesy of BOOM! Studios.

The combination of a first week sell out of its first issue and rave reviews has persuaded BOOM! Studios to promote Mech Cadet Yu from limited to ongoing series.

The series follows janitor Stanford Yu who unintentionally bonds with a giant robot from outer and is chosen to join the ranks of the mech cadets at Sky Corps Academy.

Mech Cadet Yu is available in comics shops and through the BOOM! Studios webstore.

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BOOM! Studios and Barnes & Noble Set Nationwide SLAM! Events!

SLAM! Vol. 1 cover/Courtesy of BOOM! Studios.

BOOM! Studios is teaming up with Barnes & Noble to unite the communities of comics and roller derby with a fan event for SLAM! Vol. 1 by Pamela Ribon and Veronica Fish. At 10 fan events across the country, fans of both comics and derby are welcome to meet and greet their local leagues to learn more about the hard-hitting sport and engage with the community.

Pamela Ribon will be joined by the LA Derby Dolls and San Fernando Valley Roller Derby leagues on August 20th at 4 PM at the Barnes & Noble at The Grove to sign copies of SLAM! Vol. 1, as well as answer questions from fans in addition to the league meet-and-greet.

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En Garde! New BOOM! Studios Title Fence Buckles a Little High School Swash!

Fence #1 Main Cover by Johanna The Mad/Courtesy of BOOM! Studios.

Bestselling novelist C.S. Pacat (Captive Prince) and popular online sensation Johanna The Mad have teamed up to create Fence – a new series for BOOM! Studios.

Fence brings together the worlds of teen soap opera with the adrenaline rush of competitive fencing, an exciting journey of self-discovery that challenges readers with one simple phrase: En garde!

Fence will be released under the BOOM! Box imprint and its first issue will be in comics shops in November.

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Giant Days 2017 Special Arriving In Time for the Holidays!

Giant Days 2017 Special Cover by Jenn St-Onge

BOOM! Studios’ multiple award-nominated series, Giant Days will pay homage (sort of) to the films of Richard Curtis, the Bridget Jones movies and the fictionalized London-as-written-for-Americans in the Giant Days 2017 Special which is set to premiere in November.

When Esther is invited to stay with her friend and mentor, Shelley Winters—who is less a mentor and more utterly mental—she brings Daisy and Susan with her.

The Giant Days 2017 Special is written by series John Allison, with art by Jem & the Misfits  artist Jenn St-Onge.

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BOOM !Studios and WWE Announce WWE Survivor Series 2017 Special

WWE Survivor Series 2017 Special Main Cover by Rahzzah

BOOM! Studios and WWE announce the WWE Survivor Series 2017 Special – an oversized, stand-alone issue that features several short stories tied to key matches from the storied history of WWE, including the Brock Lesnar and Goldberg showdown in 2016 that was 12 years in the making; the 2016 Team Raw vs. Team Smackdown Women’s Elimination match; and perhaps the most controversial (and infamous) match in WWE history—1997’s Montreal Screwjob.

WWE Survivor Series 2017 Special will be in comics shops in November.

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BOOM! Studios Launching Multimedia Graphic Novel Experience Bad Mask!

The contents of the Bak Mask box – art by John chad/Courtesy of BOOM! Studios

BOOM! Studios is launching the first multimedia Graphic novel experience with Bad Mask – a superhero title that is told through comics, trading cards, newspapers, magazines and more.

Bad Mask is about an organization of super-powered terrorists that want to take over the world; Metal Metro, the robot that stands in their way; and one young Bad Mask agent’s quest to destroy Metal Metro,” explains Chad.

Bad Mask will be published under the BOOM Box imprint (home to Lumberjanes, Giant Days and The Backstagers). It will be in comics shops and book stores in November.

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