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Giant Days Team Returns with Spinoff Series at BOOM! in March
John Allison, Max Sarin, Whitney Cogar, and Jim Campbell are getting the band back together for a new series at explosive publisher BOOM! Studios in March Wicked Things will star young detective Charlotte Grote, previously the star of Allison's webcomic, Bad Machinery (which takes place in the same fictional universe as the hit Giant Days)[...]
BOOM! to Publish 3-Volume The Quotable Giant Days in July
Thus, July 2020 will see the release of The Quotable Giant Days, a new collection of "witty and humorous" quotes from writer John Allison which will also feature new art by Max Sarin It looks like a three-volume collection, and hey, look, Bleeding Cool is quoted on the cover of volume two! Multiversity and Uproxx[...]
John Allison to Fight Partisan Divide With Steeple at Dark Horse in September
Giant Days creator John Allison is publishing a new comic at Dark Horse this September with colorist Sarah Stern and letterer Jim Campbell Called Steeple, the comic aims to show people  who are divided along partisan lines and "refuse to believe that the other side might have anything useful to say" that there is a[...]
Crikey! Giant Days Gets an Australian-Themed Oversized Holiday Special
The War on Christmas is heading to the land down under in December when BOOM! Studios plans to release Giant Days: Where Women Glow and Men Plunder #1, an oversized holiday special by creator John Allison The comic takes place in Australia, where Christmas occurs in the middle of the Summer and the water flushes[...]
First Look at John Allison and Christine Larsen's By Night #2
BOOM! Studios has released a first look at By Night #2, the upcoming comic by John Allison and Christine Larsen hitting stores on July 18th from BOOM!'s portable stereo-themed imprint, BOOM! Box Just like the first issue, the book features a regular cover by Larsen and a variant by Allison The press release sums up[...]
By Night #1 cover by Christine Larsen
Over the course of drinks, Heather convinces Jane to explore an old abandoned factory with her in the hopes of reigniting Jane's dreams to be a documentarian. By Night #1 cover by Christine Larsen John Allison captures the voice of youth and the search for purpose once more with By Night The Giant Days writer has a[...]
First Look at Giant Days #40
hitting stores on July 4th, Giant Days #40 is the latest issue of the 2018 Eisner Award-nominated series from writer John Allison and returning series artist Max Sarin A press release provides the deets: Ed Gemmel returns to Sheffield after a summer spent healing bones and also his heart Esther does her best to welcome him back,[...]
Get Your First Look Inside John Allison and Christine Larsen's 'By Night' #1
Good news for preview-watchers who have been patiently awaiting their first chance to see interior pages from the upcoming BOOM! Studios 12-issue series by writer John Allison and artist Christine Larsen, described as "about coming home, discovering identity, and accidentally smashing a hole to another dimension." BOOM! sent out a press release today containing five pages[...]
Nom Pratt is writing a Young Adult Novel Based on John Allison's 'Giant Days'
BOOM! Studios announced via press release this weekend that British author Non Pratt will write a Young Adult novel based on the comic book Giant Days created and written by John Allison with artists Lissa Treiman and Max Sarin The Eisner and Harvey nominated comic is about " the hilarious and heartfelt misadventures of three university[...]
by night
BOOM! Studios has announced a new 12-issue monthly series by John Allison and Christine Larsen called By Night, launching this June from the BOOM! Box imprint Described as "about coming home, discovering identity, and accidentally smashing a hole to another dimension," the press release provides a series synopsis: Aspiring documentarian (and actual chemistry major) Jane has[...]
Giant Days #32 Review: A Delightful Slice Of Life
It's a good-looking comic. John Allison's Giant Days is a great read for those who like slice-of-life comics It's funny, endearing, and downright adorable I highly recommend it to anyone who likes quirky, low-energy comics without zombies, monsters, or superheroes (unless you count Susan, which I do). Also, the talking woodworms are amazing. [rwp-review-ratings id="0"] [rwp-review-form id="0"] [...]
giant days
BOOM! Studios is planning a Giant Days holiday special this November, and they promise it will "bring the holiday cheer." Not that kind of holiday cheer! We're talking more about a general spiritual enjoyment to be had from reading this new comic from John Allison and Jenn St-Onge The book is billed as "a tribute to the fictionalized[...]
Nostalgia Has Never Been So Fun – Giant Days Vol. 4 Review
Cover by Lissa Treiman Giant Days, the university comedy drama by John Allison, and in this volume featuring art by Max Sarin, Liz Fleming and Whitney Cogar, is quite simply a wonderful series coming out from Boom Box! Here's why it works: it is wonderfully accessible, and at any time to any one. Art by Max Sarin, Liz[...]