In The Shelf: @BoomStudios July 2016 Solicitations



Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: James Asmus
Artist: Carlos Magno
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Felipe Massafera
Incentive Cover 1: Nick Robles
Incentive Cover 2: Eric Powell
 King Kong, world-famous and original gargantuan ape, is the progenitor of an entire genre,
spawning sequels, remakes, and countless other interpretations. You know Kong. You love Kong!
 King Kong was created by Merian C. Cooper, and Kong of Skull Island is grounded in artist/author
Joe DeVito’s groundbreaking literary property Skull Island. BOOM! is partnering with DeVito
Artworks LLC to present this story, exclusively authorized and endorsed by the Cooper family as
their official King Kong/Skull Island prequel and sequel origin story.
 Two fractured and combative civilizations are forced to band together as they venture onto Skull
Island—their new home—and are horrified to discover it is populated by dinosaurs, giant
creatures…and Kongs.
 From All-New Inhumans writer James Asmus and Planet of the Apes artist Carlos Magno.


BOOM_Sombra_001SOMBRA #1 (of 4)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Justin Jordan
Artist: Raúl Treviño
Cover Artist: Jilipollo
 Justin Jordan (John Flood, Spread) tackles a provocative topic—the violent drug cartels of
Mexico—partnering with artist Raúl Treviño, who lives in Mexico and is drawing on his first-hand
experiences to inform the story.
 A DEA agent, who disappeared in Mexico years ago, has resurfaced and is now out-brutalizing
some of the cartels he was sent to investigate. His daughter has been tasked with stopping
him…by any means necessary.
 Perfect for fans of Scalped, the novels Heart of Darkness and Savages, or the film Apocalypse



KABOOM_AT_Comics_001_B_SubscriptionKABOOM_AT_Comics_001_D_Incentive_002ADVENTURE TIME COMICS #1
Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Tony Millionaire, Katie Cook, Art Baltazar
Artists: Tony Millionaire, Katie Cook, Art Baltazar
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Erin Hunting
Subscription Cover: Derek Kirk Kim
Incentive Cover: Salty
Incentive Cover: Nick Pitarra
Incentive Cover: Tony Millionaire
 Oh My Glob! We’ve unleashed some of the industry’s best cartoonists loose in the Land of Ooo
to share their most algebraic stories in their own voices!
 The first issue is so math thanks to Katie Cook (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic), Tony
Millionaire (Sock Monkey), and Art Baltazar (Patrick the Wolf Boy). You’re lumping welcome!
 This ongoing series will feature radical stories from Jeffrey Brown (Darth Vader and Son), Terry
Moore (Strangers in Paradise), Kelly Thompson (Jem and the Holograms), Box Brown (Andre The
Giant), and more!


KABOOM_Garfield_SummerSpecial_001_A_MainKABOOM_Garfield_SummerSpecial_001_B_IncentiveGARFIELD 2016 SUMMER SPECIAL #1
Retail Price: $7.99
Writers: Scott Nickel, Mark Evanier
Artists: Brittney Williams, Andy Hirsch, Sara Talmadge, Lissy Marlin
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Andy Hirsch
Incentive Cover: Chip Zdarsky
 Everyone’s favorite, lasagna-lovin’, Monday-hatin’, lazy, Fat Cat stars in this new, summertime
one-shot special that collects four, never-before-seen short stories.
 Stories include Garfield venturing out as a Nighttime Crusader, fighting his own impulse control,
and going up against “The Most Annoying Cat in the World.” Plus, Nermal is seeing double—
does he have a twin he never knew about?!
 Features the long-awaited Chip Zdarsky cover!


KABOOM_Peanuts_Friends_Forever_Special_001PEANUTS: FRIENDS FOREVER 2016 SPECIAL #1
Retail Price: $7.99
Writers: Charles M. Schulz, Jason Cooper
Artists: Charles M. Schulz, Donna Almendrala, Vicki Scott
Cover Artist: Charles M. Schulz
 After five years and 39 issues, four original graphic novels, and a groundbreaking tribute book,
we bid farewell to this incarnation of Peanuts comics with an oversized finale.
 Snoopy’s Daisy Hill Farm is being torn down and Charlie Brown tries to be there for him. It’s a
warm goodbye filled with love and heart for all devoted Peanuts readers!





BOOM_LucasStand_002_A_MainBOOM_LucasStand_002_B_IncentiveLUCAS STAND #2 (of 6)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Kurt Sutter & Caitlin Kittredge
Artist: Jesús Hervás
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Riley Rossmo
Incentive Cover: Vanesa R. Del Rey
Synopsis: Lucas is sent back to 1943 Occupied France to kill a demon, but must avoid altering history in
the process.


BOOM_StrangeAttractors_002STRANGE ATTRACTORS #2 (of 5)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Charles Soule
Artists: Greg Scott, Soo Lee
Cover Artists: Greg Scott with Scott Newman
Synopsis: As Professor Brownfield gains greater influence over Heller, Heller’s obsession with
“correcting” New York only grows, terrifying his loved ones.


Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Brenden Fletcher and Kelly Thompson
Artist: Daniele Di Nicuolo
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Elsa Charretier
Incentive Cover: Emily Hu
Incentive Cover: Stacey Lee
Synopsis: Reeling from an unexpected betrayal, Kimberly must work with old and new friends to free
her loved ones from Goldar’s clutches.


BOOM_Weavers_003WEAVERS #3 (of 6)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Simon Spurrier
Artist: Dylan Burnett
Cover Artist: Dylan Burnett
Synopsis: As Sid and Frankie hunt down a lead, Sid does a little digging in secret from the Weavers.


BOOM_Joyride_004JOYRIDE #4
Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Jackson Lanzing & Collin Kelly
Artist: Marcus To
Cover Artist: Marcus To
Synopsis: Now an ongoing series! Dewydd and Catrin explain their pasts to Uma, who might have to
continue the joyride on her own.


Retail Price: Main: $3.99
Writer: Kyle Higgins
Artist: Thony Silas
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Jamal Campbell
Zord Incentive Cover 1: Goñi Montes
Incentive Cover 2: Riley Rossmo
Action Figure Variant: David Ryan Robinson
Villain Variant: Greg Smallwood
Synopsis: Guest artist issue! Thony Silas (Venom) and Kyle Higgins, the team behind Batman Beyond 2.0,
join forces again for a special one-shot focusing on the Ranger that Rita approached before finding


BOOM_Klaus_007KLAUS #7 (of 7)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Grant Morrison
Artist: Dan Mora
Cover Artist: Dan Mora
Synopsis: Final issue! Klaus must not only save Yuletime, but the town of Grimsvig itself from the evil
Krampus and Lord Magnus.


BOOM_Woods_024THE WOODS #24
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: James Tynion IV
Artist: Michael Dialynas
Cover Artist: Michael Dialynas
Synopsis: Sacrifices will be made, and not everyone will live to see tomorrow.





KABOOM_OverTheGardenWall_004_A_MainKABOOM_OverTheGardenWall_004_B_SubscriptionOVER THE GARDEN WALL #4
Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Jim Campbell & Amalia Levari
Artists: Jim Campbell & Cara McGee
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Jim Campbell
Subscription Cover: Jen Hickman
Synopsis: Greg tries to stop a man from cutting down all the trees for his enormous treehouse, while
Anna has to deal with her mother’s ghost and the disappearance of her friend.


KABOOM_RegularShow_037_A_MainKABOOM_RegularShow_037_B_SubscriptionREGULAR SHOW #37
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Mad Rupert
Artist: Laura Howell
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Jorge Corona
Subscription Cover: Tyler Jenkins
Synopsis: New story arc! When Benson’s had enough and ditches the Park, Mordecai and Rigby
accidentally start the Apocalypse in his absence


KABOOM_AdventureTime_054_A_MainKABOOM_AdventureTime_054_B_SubscriptionADVENTURE TIME #54
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Christopher Hastings
Artist: Ian McGinty
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Jackie Forrentino
Subscription Cover: Veronica Fish
Synopsis: Finn and Jake are sheriff and deputy of a wild west town…or are they? Is this even real?!





Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Chynna Clugston Flores
Artists: Rosemary Valero-O’Connell & Maddi Gonzalez
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Natacha Bustos
Connecting Subscription Cover: Kelly & Nichole Matthews
Incentive Cover: Colleen Coover
Synopsis: What the junk—Jen is missing?! The Lumberjanes and Gotham Academy crew regroup at
camp to figure out how to find their missing friends.


BOOMBOX_Goldie_Vance_004_A_MainBOOMBOX_Goldie_Vance_004_B_IncentiveGOLDIE VANCE #4 (of 4)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Hope Larson
Artist: Brittney Williams
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Brittney Williams
Incentive Cover: Kelsey Beckett
Synopsis: Goldie discovers the truth behind Ludwig’s disappearance, but will she be able to find him
before someone else does?


Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: John Allison
Artist: Max Sarin
Cover Artist: Lissa Treiman
Synopsis: Daisy has to draw on new reserves of inner strength after she loses control of a party of
prospective students on an open day, while the “lonely, unlovable spinster” Susan tries dating again
with disastrous results.


BOOMBOX_Munchkin_019MUNCHKIN #19
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Katie Cook
Artist: Katie Cook
Cover Artist: Derek Fridolfs
Special Notes: Special guest creator Katie Cook (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic) takes Spyke to see
the wizard, the wonderful wizard of…dropping a ton of loot!


BOOMBOX_Lumberjanes_028_A_MainBOOMBOX_Lumberjanes_028_B_IncentiveLUMBERJANES #28
Retail Price: Main: $3.99
Writers: Shannon Watters & Kat Leyh
Artist: Myra Hild
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Kat Leyh
Incentive Cover: Jen Bartel
Synopsis: The Roanoke cabin has a heart-to-heart with the Zodiac cabin before going to save the High





ARCHAIA_Joyners_002THE JOYNERS #2 (of 4)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: R.J. Ryan
Artist: David Marquez
Cover Artist: David Marquez
Synopsis: Divorce is always a tricky subject, more so when you’re one of the wealthiest geniuses in the
modern world.

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