Press Release

LOS ANGELES- May 11th, 2009 – BOOM! Studios’ Editor-in-Chief will be signing at Atomic Comics this week from 1pm to 4pm on May 13th! Coinciding with the launch of Waid’s new series THE UNKNOWN, Waid will also be signing copies of his smash-hit series IRREDEEMABLE, his BOOM! Kids title THE INCREDIBLES and the just released deluxe hardcover edition of POTTER’S FIELD.

Signing will be taking place at Atomic Comics Mesa Superstore located at 1120 S. Country Club Drive #105, Mesa, AZ 85210. For more information on the Atomic Comics Mesa Superstore location, please call (480) 649-0807.

In THE UNKNOWN Waid brings us the smartest person alive, Catherine Allingham, the world’s most famous private investigator. Follow her adventures as she sets out to solve the one mystery she’s never been able to crack! THE UNKNOWN is a new original mini-series in the vein of RUSE with international superstar Minck Oosterveer. THE UNKNOWN issue #1 sports covers by Paul Pope and Erik Jones.

About BOOM! Studios
BOOM! Studios ( is a unique publishing house specializing in high-profile projects across a wide variety of different genres from some of the industry’s biggest talents, including Philip K. Dick’s DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP?, The Henson Company’s FARSCAPE, and the original Mark Waid series IRREDEEMABLE. BOOM! recently launched its youth imprint, BOOM! Kids, with Pixar’s THE INCREDIBLES, CARS, and TOY STORY, as well as Disney’s THE MUPPETS. This year, BOOM! Studios celebrates its fourth anniversary.


About Author

Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment. You can follow him on Twitter @MajorSpoilers and tell him your darkest secrets...

1 Comment

  1. Geez… good thing I get my books delivered now, otherwise I’d never get within half a mile of the store on Wednesday. Thanks for the warning!

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