Thursday, March 28, 2013

BOOM! Studios at WonderCon 2013

Easter weekend is quickly descending upon us and this year it also happens to be the same weekend as WonderCon 2013. The show brings all sorts, including BOOM! Studios.

Attendees of this years show will have a chance to get a first look at the Regular Show comic series. The Regular Show Preview Book will be available exclusively at the BOOM! booth (#1019) almost a full month before the first issue will be in stores. The Preview Book includes a preview of the first issue by K.C. Green and Allison Strejlau along with a four-page short story written and illustrated by Brian Butler and colored by Maarta Laiho. Rounding out the Preview issue will be a look at the covers from Regular Show. The 24-page limited edition preview will be sold for $4.99.

BOOM! Studios is also teaming up with Fifth Son to give away 100 Regular Show t-shirts over the course of the weekend. In addition to that, Sam Humphries will be doing a signing on Saturday at 4 PM.

Full press release below.

BOOM! STUDIOS & REGULAR SHOW
COME TO WONDERCON 2013  

  
March 27th, 2013 - Los Angeles, CA - BOOM! Studios is thrilled to return for another appearance at WonderCon 2013 taking place Friday, March 29th through Sunday, March 31st.

Attendees of this years show will have a chance to get a first look at the REGULAR SHOW comic series. The REGULAR SHOW Preview Book will be available exclusively at the BOOM! booth ( #1019) almost a full month before the first issue will be in stores. The Preview Book includes a preview of the first issue by K.C. Green (GUNSHOW) and Allison Strejlau along with a four-page short story written and illustrated by Brian Butler and colored by Maarta Laiho. Rounding out the Preview issue will be a look at the covers from REGULAR SHOW! The 24-page limited edition preview will be sold for $4.99.

BOOM! Studios is proud to be partnering with apparel manufacturer, Fifth Son, to give away 100 REGULAR SHOW t-shirts all three days of WonderCon to promote the new KaBOOM! comic series and Fifth Sun's new line of REGULAR SHOW t-shirts.

Rounding out the weekend, writer Sam Humphries (FANBOYS VS ZOMBIES, HIGHER EARTH) will appear at our booth (#1019) for a signing at 4pm on Saturday, March 30th.

WonderCon will be taking place at the Anaheim Convention Center located at 800 W Katella Ave, Anaheim CA 92802.  On Friday the 29th, the shows hours are from 12pm-7pm, on Saturday the 30th, the hours are from 10am-7pm and on Sunday the 31st, the hours are from 11am-5pm. If you would like more information about the show, visit the official website at http://www.comic-con.org/wca.

About BOOM! Studios
Founded by Ross Richie, 2009 and 2010's "Best Publisher" BOOM! Studios (www.boom-studios.com) generates a constellation of bestselling Eisner and Harvey Award-winning comic books and graphic novels with the industry's top talent, including Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning’s HYPERNATURALS, new HELLRAISER comics written by Clive Barker, PLANET OF THE APES, and Sam Humphries’ HIGHER EARTH. BOOM!'s all ages imprint KaBOOM! publishes Charles Schulz' PEANUTS, Jim Davis’ GARFIELD, Cartoon Network's ADVENTURE TIME, and 20th Century Fox’ ICE AGE. KaBOOM! recently won an Eisner Award for its first original series Roger Langridge's SNARKED. BOOM!'s lit comix-focused imprint, BOOM! Town, won an Eisner Award for its first book, Shannon Wheeler's I THOUGHT YOU WOULD BE FUNNIER, and just released SPACE DUCKS, the first comic book from indie musician legend Daniel Johnston.

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