Boom Studios May 2024 Solicitations

Boom Studios May 2024 Solicitations

Common abbreviations

  • TP/TPB: Trade Paperback
  • SC: Softcover (like a TPB)
  • HC: Hardcover
  • FC: Full Color
  • DM: Direct Market. This refers primarily to comic book stores or online shops that order via the same means as a comic book store (primarily Diamond or Lunar). Places like Amazon or Barnes and Noble will generally NOT have these variants.
  • FOC: Final Order Cutoff – The time an order has to be submitted by the vendor. Also when you need to get your order in by at TalesofWonder for preorders.
  • RES: Resolicit – A new listing for a product that was previously solicited in PREVIEWS or New to Order, and which is being listed anew since the original Solicitation was cancelled either by the vendor or by Diamond.
  • O/A: Offered Again – This designates an item that has been previously solicited and released, but is being solicited again.



Magic Book One Deluxe Edition HC

Retail Price: $75.00
Writer: Jed MacKay and Mairghread Scott
Artist: Ig Guara, Fabiana Mascolo, French Carlomagno, Jacques Salomon, Mariano Taibo, Kath Lobo, Jorge Coelho, Roberta Ingranata, and Michael Shelfer
Colorist: Arianna Consonni, Francesco Segala, French Carlomagno, Fernando Sifuentes, Valerio Alloro, Francesca Vivaldi, Lucia Giammarino, and Aladdin Collar
Cover Artist: Ig Guara and Fabi Marques

Based on the lore of the iconic card game: across the vast Multiverse, only Planeswalkers, those gifted with a “spark,” can tap into the raw power of Magic and travel across realms. Three Planeswalkers from rival guilds in the city world of Ravnica–Ral Zarek, Vraska, and Kaya–band together to investigate a cult that worships the ancient being Marit Lage. To prevent Lage’s influence from driving every world to madness and death, many Planeswalkers must fight together, but only one will make the ultimate sacrifice!

Included within are the main series by writer Jed MacKay (Moon Knight, Avengers), and artist Ig Guara (Silk), as well as tie-ins by writer Mairghread Scott (Batgirl, Dragon Age: Absolution,Transformers) and artists French Carlomagno and Fabiana Mascolo.

Collects Magic #1-12, Magic: Master of Metal #1, and Magic: The Hidden Planeswalker #1-4.

Trade Paperbacks

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Unlimited Power Vol. 1 SC

Retail Price: $24.99
Writer: Ryan Parrott
Artist: Marco Renna, Francesco Mortarino, Simone Ragazzoni
Colorist: Walter Baiamonte, Raúl Angulo, and Igor Monti
Cover Artist: Miguel Mercado

The new Mighty Morphin team is on a collision course with an even deadlier Lord Zedd, who has a new mission and a new motivation—one that will change everything you thought you knew about our heroes!
Meanwhile, only the original Power Rangers, now known as the Omega Rangers— Jason, Trini, and Zack—can hope to defeat a new cosmic threat, but their secret weapon is…the villainous Lord Drakkon?!
Superstar writer Ryan Parrott (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), rising star artist Marco Renna, and Francesco Mortarino (Cult of Carnage) deliver the UNLIMITED POWER via this epic collection of both intertwining series that changes the Power Rangers universe forever!

Collects Mighty Morphin #1-6, Power Rangers #1-6.

Ranger Academy Vol. 2 SC

Retail Price: $12.99
Writer: Maria Ingrande Mora
Artist: Jo Mi-Gyeong
Colorist: Joana Lafuente

Cover Artist: Miguel Mercado

What dark secrets lie at the heart of Ranger Academy?
Sage has finally done it! She’s morphed for the very first time, but who she’s meant to become has more weight than she ever could have dreamed. But when she uncovers the dark history connected to her newfound powers, will she tell the truth… or keep it hidden to protect herself?
Acclaimed YA author Maria Mora Ingrande (Fragile Remedy) and superstar artist Jo Mi-Gyeong (Eve: Children of the Moon) continue to expand the all new universe inspired by the Power Rangers!

Collects Ranger Academy #5-8.

The Space Between SC

Retail Price: $17.99
Writer: Corinna Beckho
Artist: Danny Luckert
Cover Artist: Danny Luckert

On the interplanetary ark Dodona, life is controlled according to the edicts put in place hundreds of years ago. But when a pilot named Revla falls through the vents and out of her privileged life and lands deep within the belly of the ship, she meets a worker named Les, and everything about their society is questioned.

Each chapter tells a new story of love and rebellion at a pivotal moment of humanity’s greatest adventure. Across the centuries, factions rise and fall, political movements gain and lose power, and society changes both for the better and the worse, all within the microcosm of the spaceship Dodona. The only constants: hope for the future and the persistence of the human heart.
Hugo and Eisner-nominated writer Corinna Bechko (Star Wars Legacy, The Expanse) and artist Danny Luckert (The Red Mother, Haunted) explore love throughout time and space on the long journey home.

Abbott: 1979 SC

Retail Price: $19.99
Writer: Saladin Ahmed
Artist: Sami Kivelä
Colorist: Dan Jackson
Cover Artist: Taj Francis

On the eve of the 1980s and the Reagan Administration, Detroit is burdened with an oppressive darkness–both political and supernatural.
Dejected and tough tabloid reporter Elena Abbott, who previously defeated the occult forces responsible for her husband’s death, must dig herself out from rock bottom if she’s going to save Detroit from the Umbra, one last time.

Hugo Award-nominated novelist Saladin Ahmed (Miles Morales: Spider-Man, Black Bolt) and artist Sami Kivelä (Beautiful Canvas) bring Elena into her final chapter, who will have to contend with the dark cloud hanging over Detroit… and over her personally.

Collects Abbott:1979 #1 -5.

All-New Firefly: The Gospel According to Jayne Vol. 1 SC (Book 11)

Retail Price: $17.99
Writer: David M. Booher
Artist: Simona Di Gianfelice
Colorist: Francesco Segala
Cover Artist: Mona Finden

Jayne drifts in space, isolated except for painful memories, starship debris, and guilt.
Meanwhile, a distress call from Requiem greets the crew, hinting at where the relics really came from… where did the monks find them, and what secret Alliance connection do they have? Captain Kaylee is determined to know.

Can the crew of the Serenity retake Requiem and defeat the Tax Collector once and for all? What’s more, Jayne will go to any length to save his son, but it won’t be enough, as a beloved member of the spaceship Serenity will make the ultimate sacrifice.

All-New Firefly comes to a stunning conclusion by writer David Booher (Canto, Joe Hill’s Rain) and artist Simona Di Gianfelice!

Collects All-New Firefly #9-10 and All-New Firefly: Big Damn Finale #1.

Mech Cadets: Command and Control

Retail Price: $19.99
Writer:Greg Pak
Artist: Takeshi Miyazawa
Colorist: Ian Herring
Cover Artist: Takeshi Miyazawa with Ian Herring

General Park–head of Sky Corps Academy–must assemble a team of heroes to protect humankind from alien invasions, and Stanford Yu, Maya Sanchez, Frank Olivetti, and Park’s own daughter Olivia are Earth’s best hope.

But there is more to their relationships with the symbiotic, sentient giant Robos they pilot… and the alien threat of The Sharg is far more epic and widespread than any could imagine!
If they’re going to succeed and save the earth, more than a few rules will need to be broken, and alliances will form in the most unlikely places…

Fans of the Netflix animated series won’t want to miss this perfect companion series by highly acclaimed writer Greg Pak (Star Wars: Darth Vader), superstar artist Takeshi Miyazawa (She-Hulk), and colorist Ian Herring (Spider-Man / Deadpool)!

Collects Mech Cadets #1–6.

Rugrats: Bestest Comics Book One SC

Retail Price: $16.99
Writer: Box Brown, Pranas T. Naujokaitis
Artist: Lisa DuBois, Jorge Monlongo, Mattia Di Meo, Ilaria Catalani, Esdras Cristobel
Colorist: Eleonora Bruni

Hold on to your diapies, babies! Everyone’s favorite adventurous tots are back for more adventures from their pint-sized perspective!

Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, & Lil have noticed something—they’re being watched. Somehow, their parents can see everything, and there’s no place to hide. A baby’s gotta do what a baby’s gotta do to have fun while avoiding the hidden eyes of their watching parents!

Meanwhile, diapers are flying everywhere after Grandpa Lou reads a crazy conspiracy story online that leads Tommy to believe that everyone is being replaced by giant lizard people. It’s up to the gang to get to the bottom of it all.

Writers Box Brown and Pranas T. Naujokaitis are joined by an acclaimed group of artists, including Lisa DuBois, Jorge Monlongo, Carolyn Nowak, Mattia Di Meo, and many more! The bestest starting place for lifelong Rugrats fans and new readers alike!

Collects Rugrats #1–8.

Single Issues

Amory Wars, The: No World for Tomorrow #1

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Claudio Sanchez, Chondra Echert
Artist: Guillaume Martinez
Colorist: Valentina Bianconi
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Gianluca Gugliotta
B: Variant Cover: Jonathan Wayshak
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Jonathan Wayshak
D: Incentive Cover (1:20): Marco Mastrazzo
E: Incentive Cover (1:40): Tula Lotay
F: Unlockable Cover (1 copy): Gianluca Gugliotta

The return of the science fiction epic that fans have been eagerly waiting for!

Long time comics creator and Coheed and Cambria frontman Claudio Sanchez makes a triumphant return to conclude the fan-favorite The Amory Wars saga, where death is only the beginning.
Claudio Kilgannon was thought dead by The Red Army, but a rising suspicion sends them on a trail to discover his fate.

If Claudio is in fact alive, he’ll be in dire straits amidst the mystery and mayhem that’s yet to unfold…
Sanchez teams with co-writer Chondra Echert and artist Guillaume Martinez for this epic maxi-series that acts as a companion story to the Coheed and Cambria album of the same name and is sure to appeal to readers of Descender and Saga!

Crocodile Black #1

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Phillip Kennedy Johnson
Artist: Somnath Pal
Colorist: Patricio Delpeche
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Andrea Sorrentino
B: Incentive Cover (1:10): Andrea Sorrentino
C: Incentive Cover (1:25): Christian Ward
D: Unlockable Cover (1 copy): Christian Ward

Phillip Kennedy Johnson Returns To BOOM! Studios!

What makes someone turn to crime–especially in a modern, pandemic-riddled dystopia?
Danny, a seemingly mundane young man lost in escapism, with a spiraling lack of control over his life, witnesses something during a delivery job that will change him forever, turning things as dark as the black, crocodile skin boots that he can’t take his eyes off of…

In this criminal thriller perfect for fans of Kill Or Be Killed and A Righteous Thirst For Vengeance from Eisner-nominated writer Phillip Kennedy Johnson (Superman, Incredible Hulk) and rising star artist Somnath Pal (Brigands) give birth to an iconic new noir lead in the tradition of Elmore Leonard.

Briar #5

Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Christopher Cantwell
Artist: Alex Lins
Colorist: Luis NCT with Mar Silvestre
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Alex Lins
B: Incentive Cover (1:10): Jenny Frison
C: Incentive Cover (1:20): Fábio Moon
D: FOC Reveal Variant Cover: TBA
E: Unlockable Cover (1 copy): Alex Lins

The epic return to the dark, alternate take on Sleeping Beauty that fans have been waiting for with bated breath!

In the wake of slaying Deadcrawl, Grendrid’s henchman, Briar and her companions have become quite the band of bounty hunters, with a reputation for murder and mayhem that belies their chivalrous intentions.

But overzealous local authorities are not the only foes Briar will face, as Spider hatches a plan that will get them closer than ever to Briar’s malevolent fairy godmother–to the castle of Grendrid herself!
Eisner Award-nominated writer, producer, and director Christopher Cantwell (Halt and Catch Fire, Thanos) is joined by rising-star Alex Lins (Hellcat, Crypt of Shadows) for the second chapter of this reimagined, unforgettable dark fantasy adventure.

Something is Killing the Children #37

Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: James Tynion IV
Artist: Werther Dell’Edera
Colorist: Miquel Muerto
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Werther Dell’Edera
B: Variant Cover: Jenny Frison
C: 5 Year Foil Stamp Variant: Werther Dell’Edera
D: Incentive Cover (1:25): Jenny Frison
E: Incentive Cover (1:50): Dustin Nguyen
F: FOC Reveal Variant Cover: TBA
G: Unlockable Cover (1 copy): Werther Dell’Edera

Years before the foundational Archer’s Peak Saga, this second standalone story continues the formative look at Erica Slaughter’s early days before she became the hunter she is now!

When encountering a species of monster she’s unfamiliar with killing, what lessons will this young hunter learn as she faces a foe that could finally outwit her?

House of Slaughter #23

Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Tate Brombal
Artist: Antonio Fuso
Colorist: Miquel Muerto
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Nimit Malavia
B: Main Cover: Werther Dell’Edera
C: Blackout Spot UV Variant Cover: Antonio Fuso
D: Incentive Cover (1:10): Nimit Malavia
E: Incentive Cover (1:15): Reiko Murakami
F: Incentive Cover (1:25): Reiko Murakami
G: Unlockable Cover (1 copy): Werther Dell’Edera

As the BUTCHER’S WAR continues into its third chapter, a troubled hunter broods in shame and defeat, but revenge isn’t something that only Jace can lay claim to.

However, after Jace left so many of the House of Slaughter’s ranks dead, he isn’t the only threat, as opportunists arise among those who pursue him in New Orleans…

Grim #17

Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Stephanie Phillips
Artist: Flaviano
Colorist: Rico Renzi
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Flaviano
B: Variant Cover: Skylar Patridge
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Skylar Patridge
D: Incentive Cover (1:25): W. Scott Forbes

As the new story arc continues to shake up the afterlife, Jess and her crew of Reapers fight an all-out war against Annabel, who cannot be allowed to continue causing chaos.

Jessica Harrow has no other options but to raise an army, but it may be too late as Annabel’s powers grow even stronger, and The End could decide to make an appearance at any time…

Once Upon a Time at the End of the World #15

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Jason Aaron
Artist: Nick Dragotta, Leila del Duca, Alexandre Tefengki
Colorist: Rico Renzi, Lee Loughridge, Tamra Bonvillain
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Ariel Olivetti
B: Variant Cover: Jorge Corona
C: Incentive Cover (1:5): Ariel Olivetti
D: Incentive Cover (1:10): Jorge Corona
E: Incentive Cover (1:15): Terry Dodson

The FINAL ISSUE concluding all three chapters of the epic post-apocalyptic adventure!

As their showdown with the apocalypse-hungry Ravagers unfolds, even if Maceo and Mezzy do succeed, what will remain for them in such a desolate world after losing so many loved ones… and each other?
While merely surviving alone is possible, the question will always remain–will they ever see each other again, or remain at a distance?

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #120

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Melissa Flores
Artist: Valeria Favoccia
Colorist: Valentina Pinto
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Taurin Clarke
B: Dark Grid Variant Cover: Björn Barends
C: Helmet Variant Cover: Goñi Montes
D: Incentive Cover (1:10): Björn Barends
E: Incentive Cover (1:15): Taurin Clarke
F: Incentive COver (1:25): Anand Ramcheron
G: Unlockable Cover (1 copy): Goñi Montes

In this close look at The Solar Rangers featuring acclaimed artist Valeria Favoccia (Stranger Things: Afterschool Adventures), the spreading infection of the Morphin Grid threatens their world in the distant reaches of space.

In a call that feels nearly impossible to make, their leader, the Purple Solar Ranger, must take drastic steps to keep them safe.

However, some unexpected visitors will complicate things…

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Return #4

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Amy Jo Johnson & Matt Hotson
Artist: Nico Leon
Colorist: Dono Sanchez-Almara
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Goñi Montes
B: Variant Cover: David Nakayama
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Goñi Montes
D: Incentive Cover (1:25): Miguel Mercado

The FINAL ISSUE of Amy Jo Johnson’s alternate timeline love letter to Mighty Morphin Power Rangers!

With the Green Dragon Power Coin in the hands of someone’s identity that will shock the rest of the Power Rangers, a fateful battle on the moon commences!

But as climactic events unfold, who will remain to carry on the legacy of the Mighty Morphin Powers Rangers? Will the world still need them?

Ranger Academy #7

Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Maria Ingrande Mora
Artist: Jo Mi-Gyeong
Colorist: Joana Lafuente
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Miguel Mercado
B: Character Design Variant Cover: Jo Mi-Gyeong
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Jo Mi-Gyeong
D: Incentive Cover (1:25): G.B. Borea

A grim discovery reveals information about the last Green Ranger at the Academy, and it’s too close to home for Sage to let go of her obsession!

As the threat of Dark Specter approaches Ranger Academy, Sage will have to believe in herself and claim the power that’s hers if she’s going to protect her loved ones…

Blow Away #2

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Zac Thompson
Artist: Nicola Izzo
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Annie Wu
B: Variant Cover: Tyler Boss
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Annie Wu
D: Incentive Cover (1:20): Megan Hutchison

While Brynne is absolutely convinced of the murder she witnessed, the local authorities are only helpful in adding to her growing paranoia.

It’s only a matter of time before the recovered frozen camera thaws, however, and the missing clues melt away the next layer to the mystery…

Uncanny Valley #2

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Tony Fleecs
Artist: Dave Wachter
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Dave Wachter
B: Variant Cover: Jorge Corona
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Dave Wachter
D: Incentive Cover (1:25): Flaviano

As the mystery of Oliver’s origins continues to unfold, the literal cartoonish realism of his existence has to somehow be connected to his mother’s origins in Burbank, California.

And with his uncanny powers setting him apart from the other kids, what will Oliver do to make his own way in the world?

Especially considering that there are sinister forces at play, watching from the other end of a portal…

Man’s Best #3

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Pornsak Pichetshote
Artist: Jesse Lonergan
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Jesse Lonergan
B: Variant Cover: JJ Harrison
C: Incentive Cover (1:25): Paulina Ganucheau
D: FOC Reveal Variant Cover: TBA
E: Unlockable Cover (1 copy): Jesse Lonergan

In the middle chapter of the epic space adventure featuring 3 animal best friends on a quest to save the earth, the splendor of the planet does little to comfort Athos as they feel at fault for the recent tragedy in the midst of searching for their missing comrade.

And as they enter a new psychic realm and literally form a much deeper connection than before, what challenges and new discoveries lie ahead as they continue their desperate mission?

Displaced, The #4

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Ed Brisson
Artist: Luca Casalanguida
Colorist: Dee Cunniffe
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Luca Casalanguida
B: Variant Cover: Declan Shalvey
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Luca Casalanguida
D: Incentive Cover (1:20): Dylan Burnett

In the penultimate issue, the survivors are in their most desperate situation yet, exposed to the elements with nowhere left to go.

In the midst of a grim realization between two survivors seeking hope elsewhere, one of their own is getting sick, and the inevitable is to be expected.

Pine and Merrimac #5

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Kyle Starks
Artist: Fran Galán
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Fran Galán
B: Variant Cover: Corin Howell
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Fran Galán
D: Incentive Cover (1:20): Rod Reis

The wistful and mysterious detective adventure reaches its FINAL ISSUE!

After Parker and Linnea finally discover the inner workings of what was once thought to be a seemingly quiet town, Linnea faces a soul-shattering heartbreak.

Are these their final days on the corner of Pine & Merrimac, or will Linnea take advantage of an unexpectedly sinister opportunity?

Ghostlore #10

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Cullen Bunn
Artist: Leomacs
Colorist: Jason Wordie
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Reiko Murakami
B: Variant Cover: Sally Cantirino
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Sally Cantirino

Lucas and Harmony may be reunited, but things are acutely strained between them, as Harmony interferes in a way Lucas can’t tolerate.

In the midst of a growing apocalyptic panic among the populace, Lucas and Harmony are far from alone as they encounter yet another group of living people that aren’t quite what they seem…

Dune: House Corrino #3

Retail Price: $5.99
Writer: Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson
Artist: Simone Ragazzoni
Colorist: Dan Jackson
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Raymond Swanland
B: Variant Cover: Veronica Fish
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Raymond Swanland
D: Incentive Cover (1:25): Justine Florentino
E: FOC Reveal Variant Cover: TBA
F: Unlockable Cover (1 copy): Jahnoy Lindsay

Renowned authors Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson and acclaimed artist Simone Ragazzoni (Power Rangers Universe) continue the third and final prequel to the widely celebrated Dune!
The balance of power continues to shift surrounding what was once the most powerful house in the universe, including the Bene Gesserit plot concerning a fateful pregnancy, and the stage being set for further conflict on Ix.

In addition to rising tension among the Fremen seeking justice and a harrowing assassination attempt against the imperial family, it will soon become clear that any threat to power does not go unpunished…

Expanse, The: Dragon Tooth #12

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Andy Diggle
Artist: Francesco Pisa
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Christian Ward
B: Variant Cover: Jay Martin
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Junggeun Yoon
D: Incentive Cover (1:15): Christian Ward

In the FINAL ISSUE of the bestselling science fiction series filling in the missing years in the aftermath of the hit TV show, featuring writer Andy Diggle (Green Arrow: Year One, The Losers) and artist Francesco Pisa (Heavy Metal), all out war reaches its apex.

The crew of the Rocinante have their hands full as the fate of the Dragon Teeth, and Laconians, and the OPA Navy are uncertain…

Labyrinth Archive Edition (Facsimile) #2

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Sid Jacobson
Artist: John Buscema & Romeo Tanghal
Colorist: Originally colored by Bob Sharen; Restoration and Color by Colortek Inc. – Kyle Hallemeier
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: John Buscema & Romeo Tanghal
B: Variant Cover: Rebeca Puebla

Continuing the 3-issue adaptation of the cult classic movie Labyrinth, out of print since the original Marvel run, Sarah manages to reunite with old friends, and even make new ones, despite their odd and fearsome temperaments!

But the Goblin King isn’t going to make rescuing Toby easy, and Sarah will certainly need all the help she can get from her whimsical companions.

I Heart Skull-Crusher! #3

Retail Price: $4.99
Writer: Josie Campbell
Artist: Alessio Zonno
Colorist: Angel De Santiago
Cover Artist:
A: Main Cover: Alessio Zonno
B: Variant Cover: Johanna The Mad
C: Incentive Cover (1:10): Alessio Zonno
D: Incentive Cover (1:20): Frany

Mid-series mayhem unfolds as the team faces not just their own challenges with cooperation, but a brand new goalie… one more outrageous than they ever expected.

Team building is what they need, but what exactly does Coach Blood have in mind? Will his… quite frankly, unhinged methods bring the results they’ve been looking for?