Tuesday, April 7, 2015

BOOM! Studios Returns Two Books to Second Printings

Giant Days #1 2nd Print

It's a good time to be a fan of BOOM! Studios books. If you happened to miss out on the first-run prints of Giant Days #1 or Adventure Time #36 then you're in luck, as both are being sent back for a second printing. This is--of course--happening after both books have sold out at the distributor level.

Giant Days #1 is the exciting BOOM! Box debut from John Allison and artist Lissa Treiman about three girls who become fast friends as they enter University. Susan, Esther, and Daisy are away from home for the first time, and all three want to reinvent themselves. But in the face of hand-wringing boys, “personal experimentation,” influenza, mystery-mold, nu-chauvinism, and the willful, unwanted intrusion of “academia,” they may be lucky just to make it to spring alive. Adventure Time #36 is the debut of the new creative team of writer Christopher Hastings and artist Zachary Sterling. Finn and Jake jump through a portal and wind up having a spooky adventure on the Moon, not knowing that the evil Janice Bizzlethatcher has designs to fling the Moon into deep space.

Giant Days #1 second print ships with an enhanced cover by Treiman and carries a retail price of $3.99 with a Diamond Code of FEB158330. Adventure Time #36 second print ships with a new cover by Jay Shaw and carries a retail price of $3.99 with a Diamond Code of FEB158329. Both are anticipated to be in stores on April 22nd. Full press release below.
'Giant Days' #1 and 'Adventure Time' #36 
Go to Second Printings

Giant Days #1 Second Print Cover by Lissa Treiman

Adventure Time #36 2nd Print
Adventure Time #36 Second Print Cover by Jay Shaw
April 3,  2015 (Los Angeles, Calif.) - BOOM! Box and KaBOOM!, imprints of award-winning publisher BOOM! Studios, are pleased to announce that Giant Days #1 and Adventure Time #36 have sold out at the distributor level. The publisher has rushed to second printings of both to fill demand.
 
Comic book fans should bear in mind that first printings of Giant Days #1 and Adventure Time #36 may still be found at the local comic shop nearest you. Not sure where to find your nearest comic retailer? Use comicshoplocator.com or findacomicshop.com to find one!
 
Giant Days #1 is the exciting BOOM! Box debut from John Allison (creator of the popular webcomic Bad Machinery) and artist Lissa Treiman about three girls who become fast friends as they enter University. Susan, Esther, and Daisy are away from home for the first time, and all three want to reinvent themselves. But in the face of hand-wringing boys, “personal experimentation,” influenza, mystery-mold, nu-chauvinism, and the willful, unwanted intrusion of “academia,” they may be lucky just to make it to spring alive.
 
Adventure Time #36 is the debut of the new creative team of writer Christopher Hastings and artist Zachary Sterling. Finn and Jake jump through a portal and wind up having a spooky adventure on the Moon, not knowing that the evil Janice Bizzlethatcher has designs to fling the Moon into deep space!

Giant Days #1 second print ships with an enhanced cover by series artist Lissa Treiman and carries a retail price of $3.99 with a Diamond Code of FEB158330. Adventure Time #36 second print ships with a new cover by Jay Shaw and carries a retail price of $3.99 with a Diamond Code of FEB158329. Orders close on April 6th, and both are anticipated to be in stores on April 22nd.
ABOUT BOOM! STUDIOS
Founded by Ross Richie in 2005, Diamond Gem Award-winning “Best Publisher” BOOM! Studios (boom-studios.com) generates a constellation of best-selling Eisner and Harvey Award-winning original and licensed comic books and graphic novels with the industry’s top talent. BOOM! Studios is comprised of four distinct imprints. The original Studios imprint is home to Mike Carey's Suicide Risk; James Tynion IV's The Woods; Mark Waid's Irredeemable; Sons of Anarchy; and Big Trouble in Little China. Steven Grant’s graphic novel 2 Guns was released as a feature film from Universal Pictures, starring Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg. BOOM!’s all-ages imprint KaBOOM! publishes Charles Schulz’ Peanuts; Jim Davis’ Garfield; Cartoon Network’s Adventure Time, Regular Show, The Amazing World of Gumball, and Steven Universe; Mike Kunkel’s Herobear and the Kid; and Natasha Allegri's Bee and PuppyCat. BOOM!'s experimental imprint BOOM! Box publishes The Midas Flesh and Lumberjanes. In June 2013, BOOM! acquired Archaia Entertainment (archaia.com). Archaia is the Eisner and Harvey Award-winning graphic novel publisher of Mouse Guard, Cow Boy, Gunnerkrigg Court, Rust, and Jim Henson’s Tale of Sand. In October 2013, BOOM! Studios entered into a unique first-look relationship with 20th Century Fox, giving the studio access to its library of titles and giving the publisher access to Fox's vast catalog of films. In August 2014, BOOM! Studios began a similar first-look relationship with 20th Century Fox TV to develop properties for the small screen.

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