In issue 2 of Specter Inspectors by Kaityn MustoBowen McCurdy (The Long Way Home), and Jim Campbell, the ghost hunters are reeling after encountering a real demon in issue one! Can Noa, Ko, and Gus find the demon’s true name in order to spring Astrid from the devil’s clutches? We’ve got your first look at the second issue of Specter Inspectors, heading your way in March from BOOM! Studios imprint BOOM! Box, right here at The Beat!

Specter Inspectors #2 main cover by Bowen McCurdy.

In addition to a main cover by series artist McCurdy, there’s also a variant cover by none other than Erica Henderson (The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl), just as there was a Henderson variant for the first issue of the series. Is it possible that there’s a full set of five Henderson variants of Specter Inspectors?

Specter Inspectors #2 variant cover by Erica Henderson.

Specter Inspectors #2 will be available at your local comic shop beginning on March 10th, 2021, and the comic promises more spooky thrills and more queer romance. You can read the full press release from BOOM! Studios under the preivew pages.

Did you get a chance to pick up the first issue of Specter Inspectors, and if so, what did you think? Will you be packing up your paranormal equipment and heading to your local comic shop to pick up Specter Inspectors #2? Is the truth really out there? Let The Beat know in the comment section, or on social media @comicsbeat.

Your First Look at the Spooktacular SPECTER INSPECTORS #2 from BOOM! Studios

LOS ANGELES, CA (February 11, 2021) – BOOM! Studios revealed today a first look at SPECTER INSPECTORS #2, the next issue in the original five-issue series, from comics creators Bowen McCurdy (The Long Way Home) and rising star Kaitlyn Musto, about a group of social media-savvy ghost hunters who seek out supernatural hot spots in order to answer the ultimate question. . . are ghosts even real?! Available in March 2021.

After encountering a real (after)life demon while looking for ghosts in the most haunted town in America, Noa, Ko, Gus, and Astrid are on the hunt for this particular devil’s true name, to try and free Astrid from its demonic influence. But they might just uncover more about the dark truth about idyllic Cape Grace, and the secrets surrounding its famous founding Mayor while they’re at it…

SPECTER INSPECTORS #2 features main cover art by series artist Bowen McCurdy and variant cover by fan favorite artist Erica Henderson (The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl).

SPECTER INSPECTORS is the latest release from BOOM! Studios’ award-winning BOOM! Box imprint, home to groundbreaking original series such as Lumberjanes by Shannon Watters, Grace Ellis, Brooklyn Allen, and Noelle Stevenson; Giant Days by John Allison, Lissa Treiman, and Max Sarin; Ghosted in LA by Sina Grace and Siobhan Keenan; The Avant-Guards by Carly Usdin and Noah Hayes; Fence by C.S. Pacat and Johanna the Mad; Goldie Vance by Hope Larson and Brittney Williams; and Seen: True Stories of Marginalized Trailblazers.

Print copies of the oversized SPECTER INSPECTORS #2, featuring more than 30 story pages, will be available for sale on March 10, 2021 exclusively at local comic book shops (use to find the nearest one) or at the BOOM! Studios webstore. Digital copies can be purchased from content providers, including comiXology, iBooks, Google Play, and Madefire.

For continuing news on SPECTER INSPECTORS and more from BOOM! Studios, stay tuned to and follow @boomstudios on Twitter.


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