BOOM! Studios sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of titles arriving this week, including Garfield #1 and Fanboys vs. Zombies #2.

GARFIELD #1
Created by Jim Davis
Written by Mark Evanier
Drawn by Gary Barker
SC, 32pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99
COVER A: Gary barker
COVER B: Jim Davis
Diamond Code: MAR120887

This May, everyone’s favorite lasagna-scarfing cat opens the fridge to an all-new ongoing comic book series! Join Garfield as he begins his monthly exploits with Jon, Odie, and the rest of the gang in the latest all-ages must-read from KaBOOM! THE GARFIELD SHOW writer and comics luminary Mark Evanier teams up with beloved Garfield strip cartoonist Gary Barker to bring you all the laughs (and lasagna) you can handle. With brand new stories featuring everyone’s favorite feline, this debut #1 issue is sure to please Garfield fans new and old alike! Don’t forget to ask your retailer about the rare “Superhero” variant and the extremely rare “Garfield First Appearance” variant!

FANBOYS VS. ZOMBIES #2
Written by Sam Humphries
Drawn by Jerry Gaylord
SC, 32pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99
Diamond Code: MAR120843

Have you heard the one about the time zombies took over Comic-Con? No one noticed until Sunday! The good news is you’re at Comic-Con. The bad news is you’re hungover, you can’t get over your ex-girlfriend, your best friend is a d-bag, and there’re roughly 165,000 slathering, slouching members of the undead family in between you and freedom. There is no more good news. Written by indie sensation Sam Humphries (OUR LOVE IS REAL) with art by hot new talent Jerry Gaylord!

RICH JOHNSTON’S THE AVENGEFULS
Written by Rich Johnston
Drawn by Joshua Covey
SC, 32pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99
Diamond Code: FEB120845

A fundamentalist Islamic terrorist, the world’s leading for-profit deity and a reality TV star thawed out from the 1940s. Can The Hoff assemble this rag tag group together into a team ready to face Earth’s greatest threats? Well, he better, because that’s why we’re making this comic! A hilarious parody of what’s sure to be one of the biggest movies of 2012. No, not Step Up 4…written by BLEEDING COOL’s Rich Johnston

SUPURBIA #3
Written by Grace Randolph
Drawn by Russell Dauterman
SC, 32pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99
Diamond Code: MAR120878

It’s just another day on the job for the Meta Legion as a robotic alien invasion threatens to sink the island of Manhattan — but the real battle is raging back at home, as tensions rise between the Legion families and the shape-shifter’s devious plans finally come to fruition… Trust us, this is a take on the “fight issue” you’ve NEVER seen before! Find out what goes down when the capes come off with rising star writer Grace Randolph (Marvel’s NATION X, HER-OES) and hot new artist Russell Dauterman.

SPACE DUCKS: AN INFINITE COMIC BOOK OF MUSICAL GREATNESS
Written by Daniel Johnston
Drawn by Daniel Johnston
HC, 96pgs, FC, SRP: $19.99
Diamond Code: FEB120868
ISBN: 9781608862610

SPACE DUCKS is a visceral work of art by celebrated musician Daniel Johnston, who has spent the last 30 years exposing his heartrending tales of unrequited love, cosmic mishaps and existential torment to an ever-growing cult audience, including Beck and Kurt Cobain. This book combines his unique characters, images, words and music, and the musical and artistic contributions of fans.

via BOOM! Studios

The Author

Robot Overlord

Robot Overlord

Warning: Pregnant women, the elderly, and children under 10 should avoid prolonged exposure to the Robot Overlord. Robot Overlord may suddenly accelerate to dangerous speeds. The Robot Overlord contains a liquid core, which if exposed due to rupture, should not be touched, inhaled, or looked at. If Robot Overlord begins to smoke, get away immediately. Seek shelter and cover head. Do not taunt the Robot Overlord.

Previous post

SOLICITATIONS: Brandon Jerwa joins Vampirella

Next post

New Comic Releases for May 09, 2012

No Comment

You know you have something to say, say it in the comment section