BOOM! Studios sent Major Spoilers the cover images and solicitation information for titles arriving in November 2016.

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BOOM_Namesake_001_A_Main BOOM_Namesake_001_B_IncentiveNAMESAKE #1 (of 4)
Retail Price: Main Cover: $3.99 Incentive Covers: $0.00
Writer: Steve Orlando
Artist: Jakub Rebelka
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Jakub Rebelka
Incentive Cover: Artyom Trakhanov
Synopsis:
 Steve Orlando (Supergirl: Rebirth, Midnighter) brings us his only original series of 2016, a gripping
story about the nature of identity.
 Once every seven years, Earth overlaps with Ektae, a world where alchemy is not pseudo-science
but the driving force of industry. For seven days, Ektae breaches our world, bringing dirty magic
and ideas.
 Jordan Molossus was born of Earth and Ektae and abandoned by both, but when he receives two
cast iron urns containing his estranged fathers’ ashes, he’ll leave everything behind to put his
parents to rest before Ektae disappears for another seven years.

WWE: THEN. NOW. FOREVER. #1
One-shot
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Dennis Hopeless
Artists: Dan Mora, Daniel Bayliss
Cover Artists:
Main Cover A: Dan Mora
Intermix Cover B: Eric Powell
Main Cover C: Dan Mora
Intermix Cover D: Juan Doe
Main Cover E: Dan Mora
Intermix Cover F: Matías Bergara
Forever Incentive G: Frazer Irving
Synopsis:
 Building off the buzz from the partnership announcement prior to San Diego Comic-Con 2016,
WWE: Then. Now. Forever. #1 delivers authentic Sports Entertainment featuring WWE Superstars
to comic readers!
 This oversized issue contains the WWE SDCC 2016 one-page comics along with a wealth of new
content, celebrating the versatility and diversity of WWE throughout its various eras.
 Includes the 20-page story “The Breaking of the Shield,” where Seth Rollins chose to betray his
brothers Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns at the behest of Triple H and the Authority.

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KABOOM_MegaPrincess_001_A_MainMEGA PRINCESS #1 (of 5)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Kelly Thompson
Artist: Brianne Drouhard
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Brianne Drouhard
Incentive Cover: Katie Cook
Synopsis:
 The ultimate princess is here from writer Kelly Thompson (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Pink,
Jem and the Holograms) and Disney artist Brianne Drouhard!
 During Princess Maxine’s 10th birthday, her fairy godmother grants her the gifts of EVERY fairy
tale princess, which…sounds a lot cooler than it actually is, in Max’s opinion. She doesn’t want to
sing on key or feel a pea under 20 mattresses—she wants to be a detective!
 At least the power to talk to animals is cool, but her pony Justine is downright saucy. They don’t
get along.
 When her little brother, Prince Robert VI (better known as Baby Bobs), goes missing, Max and
Justine are on the case, and her new Mega Princess powers just might come in handy after all!

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BOOMBOX_SLAM!_001_A_Main BOOMBOX_SLAM!_001_B_Incentive_01 BOOMBOX_SLAM!_001_C_Incentive_02SLAM! #1
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Pamela Ribon
Artist: Veronica Fish
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Veronica Fish
Incentive Cover 1: Lissa Treiman
Incentive Cover 2: Jen Bartel
Synopsis:
 Television Without Pity’s Pamela Ribon (Rick and Morty) and artist Veronica Fish (Archie) dive into
the fast-paced, hard-hitting world of roller derby!
 Jennifer Chu and Maise Huff (aka Knockout and Ithinka Can on the track) have been best friends
since their first day of Fresh Meat Orientation for the Eastside Roller Girls, but when they get
drafted for two different teams they’ll have to figure out if the bond between them is stronger
than the pull of a team when a win is on the line.
 You get slammed on the track and slammed in life, and in both cases you have to take your hits
and get back up again!

BOOMBOX_BOOMBox_2016MixTapeBOOM! BOX 2016 MIX TAPE
One-shot
*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR DECEMBER 2016*****
Retail Price: $9.99
Writers: John Allison, Shannon Watters, Ngozi Ukazu, Sina Grace, Stefan Tosheff, Sammy Borras, James
Tynion IV, Rian Sygh
Artists: John Allison, Carey Pietsch, Sina Grace, Stefan Tosheff, Sammy Borras, Rian Sygh
Cover Artist: Kevin Jay Stanton
Synopsis:
 For the third year in a row, we’ve assembled a collection of short comics that embody the BOOM!
Box aesthetic, an eclectic mix of weird tales from off the beaten track.
 This year, we’re really leaning into the “mix tape” element by exploring music through sequential
storytelling. These can be comics about being in a band, a story about the first time you went to
a certain venue, or even a puzzle quest revolving around a music festival.
 BOOM! Box 2016 Mix Tape embraces graphic storytelling in a way that embodies Tunes That Make You Think in Pictures…

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BOOM_BigTroubleEscape_002_A_Main BOOM_BigTroubleEscape_002_B_SubscriptionBIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA/ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK #2 (of 6)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Greg Pak
Artist: Daniel Bayliss
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Daniel Bayliss
Subscription Cover: Humberto Ramos
Synopsis: Forced to share the wheel, Jack Burton and Snake Plissken must make the best of their
unwanted companionship on the dystopian road trip of a lifetime. The mystery behind their meeting is revealed, with the return of some old enemies, and the unearthing a world shattering threat.

BOOM_WarlordsOfAppalachia_002WARLORDS OF APPALACHIA #2 (of 4)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Phillip Kennedy Johnson
Artist: Jonas Scharf
Cover Artist: Robert Sammelin
Synopsis: Following the riot at Red Rock, Kade leads the surviving townsfolk to the abandoned coal mine, while President Roth calls in a dangerous group known as “the Augies.”

 

BOOM_Skybourne_003SKYBOURNE #3 (of 5)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Frank Cho
Artist: Frank Cho
Cover Artist: Frank Cho
Synopsis: Skybourne’s history with Merlin is revealed as he trains to defeat him.

SONS OF ANARCHY REDWOOD ORIGINAL #4
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Ollie Masters
Artist: Luca Pizzari
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Chris Brunner
Subscription Cover: Luca Pizzari
Tattoo Incentive Cover: Brian Level
Synopsis: A night of wild partying leads to Opie getting hurt and Jax facing heavy consequences.

BOOM_KongOfSkullIsland_005_A_Main BOOM_KongOfSkullIsland_005_B_IncentiveKONG OF SKULL ISLAND #5 (of 6)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: James Asmus
Artist: Carlos Magno
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Nick Robles
Incentive Cover: George Caltsoutas
Synopsis: The two tribes make their way with the Kong into the heart of Skull Island, being picked off along the way by the horrors that live there.

BOOM_LucasStand_006LUCAS STAND #6 (of 6)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Kurt Sutter & Caitlin Kittredge
Artist: Jesús Hervás
Cover Artist: Chris Visions
Synopsis: Final issue! Lucas jumps into the future for the first time and discovers what the influencer
demon’s plans will lead to.

BOOM_Joyride_007JOYRIDE #7
Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Jackson Lanzing & Collin Kelly
Artist: Marcus To
Cover Artist: Marcus To
Synopsis: When that eighth-dimensional being Uma freed in issue #2 conquers a planet to throw a party
in her honor, Uma is left with no choice but to do the one thing that goes against everything she believes
in: Call the cops.

MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #9
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Kyle Higgins
Artist: Hendry Prasetya
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Jamal Campbell
Incentive Cover 1: Goñi Montes
Incentive Cover 2: Julio Cesar
Unlockable Action Figure Variant: Telmos Santos
Unlockable Villain Variant: Daniele Di Nicuolo
Synopsis: While Tommy and Jason face off against Black Dragon on the Moon, the rest of the Rangers
seek a means to jump-start their powers and save their Zords from his influence! With Billy’s life on the
line, will the Rangers overcome their greatest challenge or find defeat in the claws of this familiar foe?

BOOM_TheWoods_027THE WOODS #27
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: James Tynion IV
Artist: Michael Dialynas
Cover Artist: Michael Dialynas
Synopsis: The crew’s assault on the Black City continues as the Horde threatens to overwhelm the forces
of New London.

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ADVENTURE TIME COMICS #5
Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Derek Fridolfs, Zachary Sterling, Whit Taylor
Artists: Derek Fridolfs, Zachary Sterling
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Renee Park
Subscription Cover: Shauna J. Grant
Incentive Cover: Simon LeClerc
Synopsis: Ice King goes on a Wizard’s Quest to gain ultimate power, Cake tries to make Fionna a special
present, and Finn gets a new pet that is really uncool.

KABOOM_OverTheGardenWall_008_A_Main KABOOM_OverTheGardenWall_008_B_SubscriptionOVER THE GARDEN WALL #8
Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Jim Campbell, Amalia Levari
Artists: Jim Campbell, Cara McGee
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: F Choo
Subscription Cover: Maria Yi
Synopsis: Greg and Jason F reach the end of the trail, and Anna is afraid she’ll never get back to the safety of her cottage.

KABOOM_AdventureTime_058_A_Main KABOOM_AdventureTime_058_B_SubscriptionADVENTURE TIME #58
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Christopher Hastings
Artist: Ian McGinty
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Braden Lamb
Subscription Cover: Emi Jack
Synopsis: Finn decides to become a dungeon master like his father figure Joshua was!

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BOOMBOX_TheBackstagers_004_A_Main BOOMBOX_TheBackstagers_004_B_IncentiveTHE BACKSTAGERS #4 (of 8)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: James Tynion IV
Artist: Rian Sygh
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Veronica Fish
Incentive Cover: Eva Eskelinen
Synopsis: It’s opening night, but the Backstagers have gone so far past the barrier of no return that even
the Stage Managers can’t find them!

BOOMBOX_LumberjanesGothamAcademy_006_A_Main BOOMBOX_LumberjanesGothamAcademy_006_B_Subscription BOOMBOX_LumberjanesGothamAcademy_006_C_IncentiveLUMBERJANES/GOTHAM ACADEMY #6 (of 6)
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Chynna Clugston Flores
Artists: Rosemary Valero-O’Connell & Maddi Gonzalez
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Natacha Bustos
Subscription Cover: Kelly & Nichole Matthews
Incentive Cover: Carolyn Nowak
Synopsis: Final issue! The Lumberjanes and Gotham Academy kids have finally got to the truth of things,
but is it too late to fix the spell? If they break it then what happens to everyone ensnared…and what will
happen to Louise?

BOOMBOX_GoldieVance_007GOLDIE VANCE #7
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Hope Larson
Artist: Brittney Williams
Cover Artist: Brittney Williams
Synopsis: Goldie and Walter have to hit up the local dive shops for scuba gear to catch up with Millie and
Cheryl.

BOOMBOX_Jonesy_008JONESY #8
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Sam Humphries
Artist: Caitlin Rose Boyle
Cover Artist: Caitlin Rose Boyle
Synopsis: Abuelita’s plan is set into motion, but will meeting Stuff mean the end of Jonesy’s true love of
him?

BOOMBOX_GiantDays_020GIANT DAYS #20
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: John Allison
Artist: Max Sarin
Cover Artist: Lissa Treiman
Synopsis: The second year begins! When Esther, Daisy and Susan discover that every piece of furniture in their new home was destroyed by the previous occupants, they head to IKEA, where things get
complicated.

BOOMBOX_Munchkin_023MUNCHKIN #23
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Will Hindmarch
Artist: Mike Luckas
Cover Artist: Mike Luckas
Synopsis: Spyke and Flower head down the rabbit hole for a Wonderland-themed adventure!

BOOMBOX_Lumberjanes_032_A_Main BOOMBOX_Lumberjanes_032_B_IncentiveLUMBERJANES #32
Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Shannon Watters & Kat Leyh
Artist: Carey Pietsch
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Kat Leyh
Incentive Cover: Feifei Ruan
Synopsis: Diane knows how to fix everything, but it might be too much to ask. Will the Lumberjanes be
able to help her before everyone is turned into stone?

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BOOM_BigTroubleLittleChina_v5_TPBIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA VOL. 5 TP
*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2017*****
Retail Price: $16.99
Writer: Fred Van Lente
Artist: Dan McDaid
Cover Artist: Eric Powell
Synopsis: Jack Burton must play against the world’s top sorcerers for Eddie Lee and Margo Litzenberg’s
freedom. As Wang and Miao Yin face each other for the first time since divorce, their daughters take it
upon themselves to take down the rampant corruption within wizarding. Collecting issues #17-20, Fred
Van Lente (Incredible Hercules, Archer & Armstrong) and Dan McDaid (Judge Dredd) bring Jack Burton to China for the poker tournament of a lifetime.

BOOM_CliveBarker'sNightbreed_v3_TPCLIVE BARKER’S NIGHTBREED VOL. 3 TP
*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2017*****
Retail Price: $19.99
Writer: Marc Andreyko
Artists: Emmanuel Xerx Javier, Devmayla Pramanik
Cover Artist: Riley Rossmo
Synopsis: Following the destruction of Midian, Boone has abandoned his destiny to help Lori adjust to life as a monster. Without a home to call their own, Peloquin and the remaining Breed must work together
to find salvation. But from the shadows and old enemy will rise again, birthed from the ashes of Midian
and bathed in the blood of their god. The world will be purified of their sin. From the ashes, a new Midian
must rise! The direct sequel to the Nightbreed Director’s Cut.

BOOM_KennelBlockBlues_TPKENNEL BLOCK BLUES TP
*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2017*****
Retail Price: $14.99
Writer: Ryan Ferrier
Artist: Daniel Bayliss
Cover Artist: Daniel Bayliss
Synopsis:
 Oliver is a good dog. A family dog. But without warning, he’s sentenced to Jackson State Kennel,
where he’s instantly placed on Death Row with the rest of his fellow inmates, awaiting a lethal
appointment if salvation doesn’t come.
 He’ll need help escaping the Kennel, but when the stress of prison life builds, he starts escaping
reality instead, imagining a fantasy world of cartoon friends. It’s time to break out…into a musical
number?
 Rising star writer Ryan Ferrier (Sons of Anarchy, Curb Stomp) and Russ Manning Award-nominated
artist Daniel Bayliss (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Dragons)
explore loss, mental illness, and the horrors humans and animals alike endure when incarcerated
in this inventive, heartfelt journey.
 Collects the complete limited series.

BOOM_LastSonsofAmerica_TPLAST SONS OF AMERICA TP
*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2017*****
Retail Price: $19.99
Writer: Phillip Kennedy Johnson
Artist: Matthew Dow Smith
Cover Artist: Tonci Zonjic
Synopsis:
 When a biological terrorist attack makes it impossible for anyone in America to conceive, those
looking to start a family must rely on adoption of children from around the world.
 Brothers Jackie and Julian are adoption agents based in Nicaragua, securing deals with families
willing to give their children up for adoption. The duo usually conducts their adoptions through
legal means but it becomes more difficult when child kidnapping becomes the norm.
 Desperate and running out of options, Jackie snatches a young runaway, unaware that he’s
grabbed the daughter of a local crime lord. In over their heads and on the run, the two brothers
fall into the mystery at the root of their world’s status quo—a mystery much darker than they
might be able to bear.
 Collects the complete limited series.

SNOW BLIND TP
*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2017*****
Retail Price: $14.99
Writer: Ollie Masters
Artist: Tyler Jenkins
Cover Artist: Tyler Jenkins
Synopsis:
 What happens when you discover your parents aren’t the people you thought they were?
 For high school teen Teddy, life in a sleepy suburb in Alaska turns upside-down when he
innocently posts a photo of his dad online, only to learn he and his family are in the Witness
Protection Program.
 A man seeking revenge invades their town, followed soon after by pursuing FBI agents…but what
if his dad’s reasons for going into the program aren’t as innocent as he says?
 Collects the complete limited series.

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KABOOM_AdventureTimeComics_v1_TPADVENTURE TIME COMICS VOL. 1 TP
*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2017*****
Retail Price: $14.99
Writers: Tony Millionaire, Katie Cook, Art Baltazar, Box Brown, Greg Smallwood, Sophia Foster-Dimino,
Marguerite Sauvage, Kelly Thompson, S. M. Vidaurri, Veronica Fish, Jim Zub, James Lloyd, Aatmaja Pandya
Artists: Tony Millionaire, Katie Cook, Art Baltazar, Box Brown, Greg Smallwood, Sophia Foster-Dimino,
Marguerite Sauvage, Savanna Ganucheau, S. M. Vidaurri, Veronica Fish, Derek Charm, James Lloyd,
Aatmaja Pandya
Cover Artist: Nick Pitarra
Synopsis:
 WHAT TIME IS IT?! It’s Adventure Time Comics time!
 C’mon and grab your friends for this amazing collection of short stories from cartoonists all over
the world.
 Featuring the amazing talent of Katie Cook (My Little Pony), Art Baltazar (Tiny Titans), Tony
Millionaire (Maakies and the Sock Monkey), Box Brown (Andre the Giant) and many, many more.
These sweet shorts come in many shapes and sizes, featuring all of the beloved characters from
the Land of Ooo.
 Collects issues #1-4 of the new ongoing series.

BOOMBOX_TysonHesse'sDiesel_Ignition_OGN_TPTHE BAKER STREET PECULIARS TP
*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2017*****
Retail Price: $14.99
Writer: Roger Langridge
Artist: Andy Hirsch
Cover Artist: Andy Hirsch
Synopsis:
 When a giant lion statue in Trafalgar Square comes to life and wreaks havoc on 1930s London, it
seems like the perfect case for the world’s most famous detective, Sherlock Holmes.
 With an overwhelmed caseload, however, Holmes recruits the help of three precocious young
detectives-in-training (and one cunning golden retriever) to solve the mystery.
 Molly, Rajani, Humphrey, and Wellington (the dog) will have to work together and use all their
wits if they are to uncover the truth behind the living statues and save London. But on the
legendary Baker Street, nothing is as it seems and their biggest mystery might be the real identity
of the famous detective who brought them together.
 Written by Eisner Award winner Roger Langridge (Thor: The Mighty Avenger, Abigail and the
Snowman) and illustrated by Andy Hirsch (Adventure Time, Regular Show), The Baker Street
Peculiars is a heartfelt and supernatural twist on the beloved world of Sherlock Holmes.
 Collects the complete limited series.

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ARCHAIA_GunnerkriggCourt_v4_TPGUNNERKRIGG COURT VOL. 4 TP
*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2017*****
Retail Price: $16.99 US
Writer: Tom Siddell
Artist: Tom Siddell
Cover Artist: Tom Siddell
Synopsis: Being a teenager is tough. Even more so at the magical and mysterious school, Gunnerkrigg
Court. Antimony Carver and her best friend Kat continue to uncover terrible secrets about their eccentric
school, Gunnerkrigg Court, as their second year comes to a close. If navigating the dangerous world of
teenage relationships weren’t hard enough, Annie and her fellow Mediums in Training learn that there is
a far more to their powers than they could have imagined. They must take things into their own hands if
they want to get to the bottom of the Court’s dark past.

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BOOMBOX_TysonHesse'sDiesel_Ignition_OGN_TPTYSON HESSE’S DIESEL: IGNITION OGN TP
Retail Price: $14.99
Writer: Tyson Hesse
Artist: Tyson Hesse
Cover Artist: Tyson Hesse
Synopsis:
 The first-ever original graphic novel spawning out of Tyson Hesse’s Diesel, Hesse’s popular “punk
motif”-inspired, coming-of-age story about Diandra “Dee” Diesel, her mysterious flying engine,
and the airship colony she lives on, Peacetowne.
 When a long-lost army suddenly appears from beneath the clouds, one impulsive decision made
by Dee will change her destiny forever.
 With only her broken-down robot companion and a mysterious flying engine to help her, Dee is
sent on a sky-bound journey that will take her from the darkest wastelands below the clouds to
the brightest capital of her world.
 Her greatest challenge will be to look beyond her family legacy and create a destiny of her own
choosing.
 Tyson Hesse’s (Amazing World of Gumball, Bravest Warriors) visually stunning graphic novel
examines the importance of family, responsibility, and heroism, all set in a grand, new world!

BOOMBOX_Munchkin_v4_TPMUNCHKIN VOL. 4 TP
*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JANUARY 2017*****
Retail Price: $14.99
Writers: Sam Sykes, Len Peralta, Will Hindmarch
Artists: Maddi Gonzalez, Len Peralta, Mike Luckas, Derek Fridolfs
Cover Artist: Ian McGinty
Synopsis: Based on the popular card game! Spyke “dies” and is sent to Hell to be taught a lesson, while
Flower decides to be a “good role model” and mentor a wayward Munchkin. Then, Spyke and Flower go
to a comic convention, and later, on a dungeon crawl—roaming dungeons and crypts throughout the land
to see how many dungeons they can loot in a single night! Collects issues #13-16.

BOOMBOX_Lumberjanes_v5_TPLUMBERJANES VOL. 5 TP
*****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR DECEMBER 2016*****
Retail Price: $14.99
Writers: Noelle Stevenson, Shannon Watters, Kat Leyh
Artists: Brooke Allen, Carolyn Nowak
Cover Artist: Brooke Allen
Synopsis: It’s a battle of the bands…with mermaids! April takes it upon herself to restore a friendship that has fallen apart, but will she be in over her head as her above-water friendships take a hit? Don’t miss out on seeing the Lumberjanes save the day—and friendships challenged—in this exciting collection of issues #13 and #18-20!

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