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Folklords #5

REVIEW: Folklords #5 — "Borrows Way Too Much From L. Frank Baum"

RATING: MEH.FOLKLORDS #5 Publisher : BOOM! Studios Writer: Matt Kindt Artist: Matt Smith Cover Artist: Matt Smith Synopsis: Ansel and his motley crew converge on the Library of Banned Books, and finally come face to face with a Folklord -- but are any of them ready for this encounter, and what it will mean for their entire world?[...]



Why Didn’t Retailers Order More of Matt Kindt & Matt Smith’s Folklords #2?

Why Didn't Retailers Order More of Matt Kindt & Matt Smith's Folklords #2?

Maybe over Christmas...But it looks as if retailers may have unordered Folklords #2, much like the second issues of Once & Future and Something is Killing The Children, with eBay sales commonly reaching $10 and listings as high as $15  – even before the book goes on-sale tomorrow:https://www.instagram.com/p/B6GqhIPh9op/?igshid=1rz9alcdvgr6zThe most baffling part of this speculation is[...]

Folklords #1 Second Printing Is $30 – Did Boom Studios Screw Up Again?

Folklords #1 Second Printing Is $30 – Did Boom Studios Screw Up Again?

While both these series have gone on to join the exclusive 50K Club, Boom had seemingly corrected their print runs – many of which included fast-tracking new printings that required the publisher to lock in a print run before FOC (AKA a lot of guess work).Then, Folklords #1 happened – selling out weeks before on-sale[...]

Retailers Declare Kindt & Smith’s Folklords #1 a $200 Comic With Less Than A Week To On-Sale

Retailers Selling Folklords #1 One-Per-Store at $200 A Week Before Publication

Just yesterday we were telling you that Matt Kindt & Matt Smith’s Folklords #1, the newest creator-owned series from Boom Studios, had sold out a second time before hitting comic shops and wondered if Boom President Filip Sablik was on the path to another apology, even if the series joins the illustrious (or infamous?) 50K[...]


Do Retailers Think Matt Kindt & Matt Smith’s Folklords #1 Is The Next Hit Series?

Matt Kindt & Matt Smith's Folklords #1 Sells Out Two Weeks Before Publication

Well, it’s not in the newly christened 50K Club alongside Once & Future and (almost) Something Is Killing The Children quite yet, but I’m hearing Matt Smith and Matt Kindt’s Folklords #1, the newest creator-owned launch from Boom Studios, has already sold out at Diamond Distributors two weeks before its November 13 release despite a[...]

Boom Studios Lied - Once & Future #1 Gets Seventh Printing

Boom Studios Lied – Once & Future #1 Gets Seventh Printing

Their November launch of Folklords from Matt Kindt and Matt Smith that we’ve warned you is the next major creator-owned launch from the company The series is also being promoted in a way that reminds us a lot of Skottie Young & Jorge Corona’s Image series Middlewest which fused fantasy and reality together in a[...]


Matts Kindt and Smith Launch Folklords at BOOM! in November

Matts Kindt and Smith Launch Folklords at BOOM! in November

Folklords, a press release tells us, is "about a young man whose forbidden quest reveals the shocking truth about his world and turns everything he ever knew upside down." In a world of magic and monsters, Ansel is an outsider haunted by visions of well-pressed suits and modern technology When it comes time for him to[...]