Arune Singh joins Boom! as VP, Marketing

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Boom! Studios just announced a bunch of promotions and personnel changes, but the biggest was the return of Arune Singh as their new VP, Marketing. Singh will report to Filip Sablik, President of Publishing and Marketing, while running marketing, communications, social media, brand development and new corporate initiatives. Singh was formerly at Marvel, SyFy and […]

The Dark Crystal gets a comic book sequel by Spurrier and the Matthews

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Rootling around The Henson company’s old filing cabinets has been fruitful once again for Boom Studios: As reported in THR, a sequel to The Dark Crystal is finally coming out, but in comics form, as a 12-issue series starting next year. The series will adapt  the screenplay to an unproduced sequel. The 12-issue series, titled The Power […]

REVIEW: WWE: THEN.NOW.FOREVER, You just made the list!

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WWE: THEN.NOW.FOREVER #1 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Writers: Dennis Hopeless, Ross Thibodeaux, Rob Schamberger, Derek Fridolfs Artists: Dan Mora, Rob Schamberger, Rob Guillory, Daniel Bayliss, Derek Fridolfs             The hierarchy of things I love goes comics, gaming, wrestling, family and stuff yadda yadda. In recent years, some of those things have been combined successfully, […]

Comixology announces Originals, new line of original digital comics

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At long last, ComiXology is kicking off a line of original digital comics. But rather than making it from whole cloth they’re partnering with Boom!, Valiant and the Harvey Kurtzman estate for this first run. So the results aren’t what you’d expect: an Adventure Time spin off; a high school version of the Valiant universe and […]

NYCC ’16: Boom!’s road to NYCC includes New Jim Henson mini series and exclusive titles

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  Boom! Studios is relling out its advent calendar of announcements leading up to New York Comic Con and we’re rolling them out today as we catch up with the news. First off, here’s a list of exclusives and a new title: Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Giants a four issue mini series by Conor Nolan. The book […]

SDCC ’16: Steve Orlando and Jakub Rebelka go epic for “Namesake”

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Steve Orlando and Jakub Rebelka will be the creative team for a new limited series over at KaBoom! comics this October, as they pair up for a four-issue story called Namesake. Billed as being Orlando’s only original series coming out in 2016, this is the story of Jordan, a young man who embarks on a quest […]

SDCC ’16: Pak and Bayliss Get Their Kurt Russell on for “Big Trouble in Little China/Escape from New York”

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If you’re a functioning human being, you have a few basic needs: food, water, and a constant supply of Kurt Russell-related content. Luckily, though, BOOM! Studios have us covered on the third of our daily requirements (two of them if you like eating paper), with the news that Kurt Russell will be teaming up with, […]

SDCC ’16: “Mega Princess” Sallies Forth with Kelly Thompson and Brianne Drouhard

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BOOM! Studios have been busy announcing a steady line of comics as we head towards San Diego 2016, with a new story or interest revealed every few days in the final few days before Heidi annual nightmare becomes a crowded reality. The latest, however, is one which’ll re-energise even the most exhausted of feet – […]