Boom! Studios has sent Major Spoilers the solicitation information and cover images for titles shipping in November 2007. The most talked about issue isn’t the third installment of Mark Waid’s Potter’s Field, but rather Chris Morgan and Kevin Walsh’s Salem #0. Why? Take the jump and check it out for yourself. My Money is still on Cthulhu.
Everything comes unraveled. Trench and Steadman find when everyone wants you dead, your only ally has got to become your enemy! Teaming up, they angle to take down the conspiracy that threatens to wipe them out. A fun crime fiction romp in the vein of Ocean’s Eleven and The Italian Job!
24pgs, FC (4 of 5) SRP: $3.99 (SEP07 3461)
Chicago is in flames. Citizens lie dead in the streets. And the authorities have discovered that the threat isn’t the superhumans that walk their metropolitan area wantonly killing people, it’s the possible spread of the virus. As quarantine is ordered, panic spreads, causing even more fear and destruction. Armageddon has come to Chicago, and threatens to spread across the planet…
24pgs, FC (3 of 5) SRP: $3.99 (SEP07 3454)
The darkness continues. Mister Arkham gathers his forces, as a godwar brews in H.P. Lovecraft’s world of the Cthulhu Mythos. Who will survive?
COVER A 24pgs, FC SRP: $3.99 (SEP07 3455)
COVER B 24pgs, FC SRP: $3.99 (SEP07 3456)
He has no identity. He has no history. He leaves no fingerprint. What’s the past that John Doe is trying to hide? And how can he find the keys to it in Potter’s Field, the cemetery for the unnamed dead? More brilliant storytelling from the creator of Kingdom Come and writer of 52!
24pgs, FC (3 of 3) SRP: $3.99 (SEP07 3460)
Colonial America. Salem. For mankind’s greatest sin against God, they were born – the Coven of Thirteen. Thirteen witches granted elemental powers, each one derived from an aspect of Christ’s crucifixion. One man stands against them: Elias Hooke. A new hero in the tradition of Robert E. Howard’s Solomon Kane or Clint Eastwood’s The Man with No Name from the screenwriter of Celluar and The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift!
24pgs, FC (0 of 4) SRP: $3.99 (SEP07 3453)
The savage career of Blood Axe Kommando Skyva moves ever onward and upward as he takes command of a colossal Ork Gargant, leadng the vanguard against a formidable force of Imperial Guardsmen. Meanwhile, Skyva’s “Lanky Grot” pet – covert captive Colonel Castillian — seizes his chance for freedom.
COVER A, 32pgs, FC (3 of 4) SRP: $3.99 (SEP07 3462)
COVER B, 32pgs, FC (3 of 4) SRP: $3.99 (SEP07 3463)
Featuring an introduction by Bernie Wrightson, with new art penciled by Bernie Wrightson and inked by Kelley Jones!
‘Giant Monster’ is the ultimate giant monster story from the writer-creator of the smash-hit vampire epic 30 DAYS OF NIGHT. The year is 2013. Astronaut Don Maggert’s first solo manned space flight has him disappear in the grip of an intergalactic horror. Returning to earth, he’s been transformed into something that will throw the entire planet into peril! Featuring oversized Kaiji action and giant monster throw downs!
SC, 6×9, 128pgs, FC SRP: $14.99 (SEP07 3459)
CANCELLED – ISSUE #1 OF THESE SERIES WILL BE RESOLICTED FOR DECEMBER SHIP DATE
North Wind #4
Written by Dave DiGillio
Drawn by Alex Cal
From the writer-creator of the hit ABC TV show, Traveler! In the future, global warming has decimated the world’s climate and triggered a new Ice Age. Into this dark future, a hero is born on the glacier above what was once Los Angeles!
24pgs, FC (4 of 5) SRP: $3.99 (SEP07 3458)
Written by John Rozum
Drawn by Chee
Nostradamus predicted the rise of Napolean, the rise of Hitler, the Apollo landing, and 9/11. Now, in the present, his Foundation works to save mankind from the greatest threats he predicted still to come. But who decides which events are worth preventing, and which events need to occur to continue the path of history? Who decides who gets saved, and who dies?
24pgs, FC (4 of 5) SRP: $3.99 (SEP07 3457)