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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2020

BOOM! STUDIOS FOR MAY

THE QUOTABLE GIANT DAYS SC

Writer: ​ John Allison

Artist: ​ Max Sarin

Covers: ​ Max Sarin Synopsis:

* Award-winning ​Giant Days ​creators John Allison, Lissa Treiman & Max Sarin present the unforgettable guide to getting through the day when every moment is bursting with feelings, collecting some of the most beloved moments and collective wisdom from the series!

* With panels, quotes and all-new spot illustrations by series artist Max Sarin, this is a must-have for any Giant Days​fan, the perfect gift idea for anyone trying to make sense of life, and a great jumping-on point for new readers!

$14.99.

A THIEF AMONG THE TREES: AN EMBER IN THE ASHES OGN HC

Writers: Sabaa Tahir, Nicole Andelfinger.

Artist: Sonia Liao

Cover: Sonia Liao

* An original graphic novel introducing the dangerous world of An Ember in the Ashes to new readers and revealing an untold story of Elias and Helene's beginnings at Blackcliff Academy in this stirring standalone chapter in the series' mythology.

* Before they were on different sides of a revolution, Elias and Helene were comrades at Blackcliff Military Academy. When they're sent on a dangerous mission to steal a heavily-guarded poison on Isle South, they soon find themselves up against surprising enemies -- including other recruits. As the true horror of their assignment is revealed, they will begin to confront the harrowing realities of Martial rule, their place in the system...and the choices they must make to survive.

$19.99.

SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN VOL. 1 SC

Writer:​James Tynion IV.

Artist: Werther Dell'Edera.

Cover: Werther Dell'Edera.

* When the children of Archer's Peak begin to go missing, everything seems hopeless. The few children that return alive have terrible stories -- impossible details of terrifying creatures that live in the shadows. Their only hope is the arrival of a mysterious stranger, one who believes the children and claims to be the only adult who sees what they can see.

* Her name is Erica Slaughter. She kills monsters. That is all she does, and she bears the cost because it must be done.

* A haunting series about staring into the abyss... and what happens when the abyss stares back.

* Collects issues #1-5.

$14.99.

SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN #8

Writer: James Tynion IV.

Artist: Werther Dell'Edera.

Cover: Werther Dell'Edera

Erica's employers, the mysterious Order of St. George, have taken control of Archer's Peak and sealed it off from the outside world. But can they hope to quarantine the damage caused by the monsters... and Erica Slaughter?

32 pages, $3.99.

MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #51

Writer: Ryan Parrott.

Artist:​Francesco Mortarino,

Cover Artists: Jamal Campbell, Kria Anka, Goni Montes.

​[SPOILER] has returned...and the ripple effects send shockwaves through every Power Ranger Now the fragile alliance between the Power Rangers and the Omage Rangers may be permanently... shattered.

32 pages, $3.99 (Foil edition, $4.99).

MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS VOL. 12 SC

Writer: Ryan Parrott.

Artist: Daniele Di Nicuolo.

Cover: Jamal Campbell.

* A shocking traitor is revealed as the all-new Omega Rangers -- Jason, Zack and Trini -- must turn to the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers to face the threat they never expected! But even as old friends and new allies join forces, can they put aside their mistrust to defeat an enemy with a mission to destroy every Power Ranger in existence?

* The next jaw-dropping chapter of the ​Power Rangers: Necessary Evil​ epic event that changes everything you thought you knew about the Power Rangers!

* Collects Mi ​ghty Morphin Power Rangers​#44-47.

$16.99.

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER: HELLMOUTH SC

Writers: Jordie Bellaire, Jeremy Lambert.

Artist: Eleonora Carlini.

Cover: Jenny Frison/

* Buffy and Angel meet face-to-face in the world-ending event hundreds of years in the making -- the opening of the gates to the Hellmouth!

* Buffy and her Scooby Gang will have to muster all their strength as they deal with an open Hellmouth that threatens the lives of everyone they love in Sunnydale. Meanwhile, Angel, the vampire cursed with a soul, arrives in town to find his redemption by doing whatever it takes to close the Hellmouth...and no human, demon or Slayer will stand in his way.

* Collects ​Hellmouth #1-5.

$16.99.

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER: HELLMOUTH LIMITED EDITION HC

Writer: Jordie Bellaire, Jeremy Lambert.

Artist: Eleonora Carlini.

Cover: Kyle Lambert.

Collects Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Hellmouth ​in a limited edition hardcover format!

$24.00.

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #15

Writer: Jordie Bellaire.

Artist: Julian Lopez.

Cover Artists: David Lopez, Marguerite Sauvage, Matthew Taylor, Amelia Vidal.

Buffy and Robin can finally go on a date, but with everything that was revealed during Hellmouth, do they have a future together?

32 pages, $3.99.

ANGEL + SPIKE #12

Writer: Bryan Edward Hill.

Artist: Gleb Melnikov.

Cover Artists: ​Dan Panosian, Gleb Melnikov, Scott Buoncristiano, Jonas Scharf

Team Spike has survived Hellmouth with some surprising allies, but now it's time to deal with the consequences -- and all roads lead to Wolfram & Hart.

32 pages, $3.99.

FIREFLY LEGACY DELUXE EDITION HC

Writers: Joss Whedon, Brett Matthews, Zack Whedon, Patton Oswalt, Chris Robinson, and more.

Artists: Will Conrad, Chris Samnee, Georges Jeanty, Stephen Byrne, and more.

Cover: by Scott Newman.

* Visionary writer and director Joss Whedon's cult hit TV show ​Firefly​ returns in these official sequels, collected for the first time in a single volume. Discover new heists, new adventures and the secret histories of fan-favorite character Shepherd Book, as well as the covert operatives known only as the Hands of Blue/

* Collects ​Serenity: Those Left Behind #1-3, Serenity: Better Days #1-3, Serenity: The Shepherd's Tale, Serenity: Float Out #1, Serenity: Leaves On The Wind #1-6, ​Serenity: No Power In The 'Verse #1-6​and more rare stories.

$75.

FIREFLY #17

Writer: Greg Pak.

Artist: Lalit Kumar Sharma.

Covers: Marc Aspinall, George Kambadais, Kano.

Mal is torn between his loyalty to his crew and to his responsibilities as Sheriff. If he wants to run, he has to do it now, but Blue Sun has arrived in his sector, handing out new tech that is more curse than blessing. And that's without going into the serial killer who has been leaving bodies all over town.

32 pages, $3.99.

FOLKLORDS SC

Writer:​Matt Kindt.

Artist​ Matt Smith.

Cover: Matt Smith.

* An adventure that blurs the line between fantasy and reality.

* In a world of magic and monsters, Ansel is an outsider haunted by visions of well-pressed suits and modern technology. When it comes time for him to declare his Quest, Ansel decides to seek out the mysterious Folklords, hoping they can explain his visions...but looking for the Folklords is strictly forbidden, punishable by death. How much is Ansel willing to risk to find out about the world he has never truly belonged in?

* Collects Folklords #1-5.

$17.99.

ONCE & FUTURE #9

Writer: Kieron Gillen.

Artist: Dan Mora.

Cover: Dan Mora.

With Merlin -- and the magic he wields -- back at his side, King Arthur is stronger than ever. Brigette and Duncan continue to fight against Camelot's dark forces, but when Merlin calls to life another story entirely, will the two heroes save the day? Or will they find themselves becoming the villains they're sworn to defeat.

32 pages, $3.99.

FAITHLESS II #2

Writer: Brian Azzarello.

Artist: Maria Llovet.

Cover Artists: Maria Llovet, Tula Lotay.

Faith is drawn to black magic in Turin, Italy, as she exhibits in a prestigious art gallery there.

32 pages, $3.99.

THE RED MOTHER #6

Writer: Jeremy Haun.

Artist:​Danny Luckert.

Cover: Jeremy Haun.

Daisy's employment under the mysterious Leland Black has taken her to London -- and away from the life she knows.Will leaving New York help Daisy leave her past traumas behind, or will the Red Mother follow her no matter where she goes?

32 pages, $3.99.

KING OF NOWHERE #3

Writer: W. Maxwell Prince.

Artist: Tyler Jenkins.

Cover Artists: Tyler Jenkins, Martín Morazzo.

Denis may have been mostly accepted by the strange citizens of Nowhere, but he's not the only stranger wreaking havoc in town. When Denis gets enlisted to help with the investigation, his time in Nowhere is about to get weirder than he could ever imagine.

32 pages, $3.99.

ALIENATED #4

Writer: Simon Spurrier.

Artist: Chris Wildgoose.

Cover: Chris Wildgoose

Afraid of what she could have done with Chip's powers, Samantha passes the dangerous alien along to Samir -- but Samir has his own plans, and he doesn't share Samantha's reservations.

32 pages, $3.99.

BILL & TED GIFT SET

Writer: Brian Lynch, Brian Joines.

Artists: Jerry Gaylord, Bachan/.

* Join Bill & Ted in this totally resplendent, triumphant, stellar, and non-heinous follow up to ​Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey ​!

* The universe's most excellent duo has saved the world, but now it's time to fulfill their destiny to become the inspiration for galactic harmony.This gift set collects Bill & Ted's Most Triumphant Return, Bill & Ted Go to Hell, and Bill & Ted Save the Universe for a special value price.

$39.99.

BILL & TED ARCHIVE

Writer: Evan Dorkin

Artist: Evan Dorkin

Cover: Design by Scott Newman, Michelle Ankley, with art by Evan Dorkin.

* Bill & Ted's Excellent Comic Book​has returned!/ This archive edition contains Evan Dorkin's entire 11-issue series run on Bill & Ted's Excellent Comic Book​ and the ​Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey adaptation completely remastered and collected in a prestigious, full-color softcover at an all new value price!

* Experience the comic like never before with all-new bonus features, including original artwork, art commissions, alternate versions of previously published artwork, and behind-the-scenes process pieces from Evan Dorkin.

$24.99.

JIM HENSON'S THE STORYTELLER: GHOSTS #3

Writer: Michael Walsh

Artist:​Michael Walsh

Cover Artists: Michael Walsh, Jorge Monlongo.

Michael Walsh presents a classic Irish myth through a new lens as a young boy stumbles across a banshee in the woods. Legend says that if she sees you, you will be marked for death, but if you can capture her, you will receive a wish. The young boy is about to learn to be careful what you wish for.

32 pages, $3.99.

JIM HENSON'S THE DARK CRYSTAL: AGE OF RESISTANCE #9

Writer: Matthew Erman.

Artist: Jo Cheol-Hong.

Cover Artists: Mona Finden, Kelly Matthews, Nichole Matthews.

* An all-new arc presenting the origin story of All-Maudra Mayrin, Gelfling leader and pivotal character from Netflix's The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance​. Introducing a new creative team of writer Matthew Erman and artist Jo Cheol-Hong.

* Mayrin takes her place as the leader of all Gelfling clans, but she feels unprepared for the great responsibility before her. When whispers of a Gelfling rebellion reach her, she must decide who she can trust -- and if she herself is truly worthy of this responsibility.

32 pages, $3.99.

B.B. FREE VOL. 1 SC

Writer: Gabby Rivera

Artist: Royal Dunlap

Cover: Royal Dunlap

*A new adventure series for anyone who's ever fought to discover the truth about yourself even when it feels like the whole world is against you.

* It's been over a hundred years since the Plague That Ate Greed wiped out half the population, and it's the only world that b.b. has ever known.

* Broadcasting her underground radio show from her remote swamp community, b.b. free has no idea about the world outside her home -- or her role in it! But when b.b. discovers a terrible secret about her overbearing father, she realizes that everything she believes in could be a lie!

* Now on the run from her own family, b.b. will learn the truth about the world she lives in, and about the power she never knew she had.

* Collects issues ​ #1-4.

$14.99.

LUMBERJANES #74

Writers: Shannon Watters, Kat Leyh

Artist:​Kat Leyh

Covers: Kat Leyh, Harriet Moulton

The summer is almost over, and Ripley has a velociraptor to ride, one last time. The only downside is the last time anyone saw Jonesy, it was in the Pocket Dimension. Not that it bothers the Lumberjanes. (It bothers Jen though. It REALLY bothers Jen.)

32 pages, $3.99.

GOLDIE VANCE: LARCENY IN LA LA LAND OGN SC

Writer: Jackie Ball

Artist: Mollie Rose

Cover: Brittney Williams

* Thanks to a serendipitous combination of events, Goldie, Diane, and Cheryl find themselves jetsetting to sunny Los Angeles! While Cheryl pursues her space dreams at JPL, and Diane continues her work as a remote scout for a music label, Goldie spends her days getting lost in the haze of old Hollywood, and becoming friends with a silent film star whose golden days are long behind her. But when her new friend is framed for stealing, Goldie must dive deep into the secret history of Tinsel Town to get to the bottom of it all!

* The return of everyone's favorite young detective in an all new mystery with all the glitz, glamor and giant secrets you'd expect from Goldie!

* Goldie Vance ​is currently in production for a new middle-grade novel series at Little, Brown Books!

$14.99.

WICKED THINGS #3

Writer: John Allison

Artist: Max Sarin

Cover Artists: Max Sarin, John Allison

Left in legal limbo with a murder accusation hanging over her and with only her wits for protection, Lottie Grote is determined to show the coppers overseeing her that she can detect rings around them all... And maybe (hopefully) she'll even be able to prove herself innocent in the process!

32 pages, $3.99.

GHOSTED IN L.A. #11

Writer: Sina Grace

Artist: Siobhan Keenan

Cover Artists: Siobhan Keenan, Sina Grace ​

Daphne's former roommate is all ready to go full exorcist on her friends, and it seriously cutting into Daphne's time at UCLA's queer prom. Oh, and the ghosts are probably in danger. But mostly it's the prom thing.

32 pages, $3.99.

BEN 10: THE CREATURE FROM SERENITY SHORE OGN SC

Writer: C.B. Lee

Artist: Mattia Di Meo

Cover: Mattia Di Meo

* The newest installment of original graphic novels based on Cartoon Network's Ben 10 series.

* Ben, Gwen and Grandpa Max head to a beautiful seaside resort for some much-needed relaxation -- but they'll need to use all their abilities to defeat the terrifying monster ruining everyone's good time!

* Luckily, Ben Tennyson isn't your average 10-year-old...he's also the wielder of the Omnitrix, an alien device that allows Ben to shift into 10 different alien forms from around the galaxy. Together with his cousin Gwen and his Grandpa Max, they're going to defeat the Sharktopus and discover just who would want to ruin a good summer's day!

$7.99.









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