Dead Letters #1 Sells Out 9,500 Orders, Goes To Second Print

Two days ago, Bleeding Cool shared the last two pages of Dead Letters #1, the new Boom Studios original series by High Crimes writer Christopher Sebela and Chris Visions. The twist ending captured the attention of some high profile advance readers – Ed Brubaker and Matt Fraction.

Yesterday, it seems that retailers and shops jumped on pushing the book…





Larry's Comics noticed it was sold out first when they went to reorder copies.

Then Boom's Bryce Carlson seemed to confirm it.

And finally, writer Christopher Sebela left little room for doubt.

I understand that the initial print run was 9,500 copies, based on Final Order Cut-Off numbers of 5,900. The remaining 3,600 copies burnt through fast. And, naturally, a second printing is on the way, with a 2,500 print run, with this cover…



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