SNEAK PEEK: BOOM! Studios for April 20, 2011

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BOOM! Studios sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of titles scheduled to arrive in stores next week (April 20, 2011). Take the jump for an early look at Malignant Man #1, Stan Lee’s Soldier Zero #7, 28 Days Later #22, Darkwing Duck #11, and Mickey Mouse #307.

MALIGNANT MAN #1
Written by James Wan, Michael Alan Nelson
Drawn by Pitor Kowalski
SC, 24pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99
COVER A: Trevor Hairsine
COVER B: Rael Lyra
Diamond Code: FEB110851

Alan Gates, a cancer patient with a terminal diagnosis, is resigned to his fate…until he discovers that his tumor is actually a mysterious parasite! Granted a second lease on life and incredible, otherworldly powers, Alan must fight against an evil army buried beneath society’s skin, all the while unlocking the secrets of his forgotten past. Dark, twisted, and unlike anything else on the stands, MALIGNANT MAN is a sci-fi thriller that can’t be missed!

STAN LEE’S SOLDIER ZERO #7
Written by Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning
Drawn by Javier Pina
SC, 24 pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99
COVER A: Trevor Hairsine
COVER B: Kalman Andrasofsky
Diamond Code: FEB110854

Stan Lee’s bestselling series marches on with Paul Cornell, Dan Abnett, and Andy Lanning leading the charge! Soldier Zero is wrongly labeled a menace to society and it’s up to Stewart to clear the name of his alter ego. But will it prove to be too much for him? Find out the answers, true believers, in this issue of Stan Lee’s SOLDIER ZERO!

28 DAYS LATER #22
Written by Michael Alan Nelson
Drawn by Pablo Peppino
SC, 24pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99
COVER: Sean Phillips
Diamond Code: FEB110832

Why would Selena enter the hell she escaped more than a year ago? We finally learn the reason Selena agreed to go back to London. But as she searches for closure and Clint is about to finish his story, they both realize their survival depends on one another! If you loved the 28 DAYS LATER movies, this is the comic book you should be reading!

DARKWING DUCK #11
Written by Ian Brill
Drawn by James Silvani
SC, 24pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99
COVER A: James Silvani
COVER B: Amy Mebberson
Diamond Code: FEB110862

“Revenge” is a dish best served cold, but “Double-Cross” turns out to be a dish best served…with duck? In this epic installment of the Disney Afternoon juggernaut, nothing is as it seems…or is it? Tune in and find out as Part 3 of Darkwing Duck’s “F.O.W.L. Disposition” charges on!

MICKEY MOUSE #307
Written by Floyd Gottfredson
Drawn by Floyd Gottfredson, Bill Wright
SC, 24 pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99
COVER: Bill Wright
Diamond Code: FEB110866

The celebration of 70 years of Walt Disney’s Comics continues here with some of the greatest classic Mickey Mouse stories ever told! This month, experience master Disney artist Bill Wright’s “Jungle Magic,” an epic globetrotting adventure not printed in the U.S. since 1948! Also features the short “Trade Secret” from the inimitable Floyd Gottfredson that was last published in 1932!

via BOOM! Studios