No Previews Of Brian K Vaughan And Cliff Chiang's Paper Girls Before It Ships from Image Comics

If you are looking forward to Paper Girls #1 by Brian K Vaughan and Cliff Chiang from Image, it will be down to their reputation, the images and the solicitation copy below.


For issue 1,

SAGA writer BRIAN K. VAUGHAN launches a brand-new ONGOING SERIES with superstar Wonder Woman artist CLIFF CHIANG! In the early hours after Halloween of 1988, four 12-year-old newspaper delivery girls uncover the most important story of all time. Stand By Me meets War of the Worlds in this mysterious young adult adventure, starting with a spectacular DOUBLE-SIZED FIRST ISSUE for the regular price of just $2.99!


While the second issue is just

The hottest new ongoing series of the year continues, as the Paper Girls witness the impossible.

The third issue solicits whould be out shortly, but don't expect much info. I'm told that, per the creative team, Image will not be issuing reviews of the comic book before it is published. You'll have to go in blind.

Some stores, working on the reputation of the creative team and looking at Saga, will go very heavy indeed. Others won't order any at all.

Which will your comic book store choose? This week was Paper Girls #1's FOC…

UPDATE: Okay apart for the Image Comics Preview book this year obviously, thanks Tim Finn. But you can prove anything with facts.



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