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Lumberjanes Co-Creator Shannon Watters Quits Boom Studios
Shannon Watters, co-creator of Lumberjanes at Boom Studios, just tweeted out the big news, stating "Hello pals! As of a few weeks ago, I am no longer a senior editor at BOOM! Studios Wild! Exciting! I'm now sniffing around for new opportunities in writing and editing for the first time in a long while I'm[...]
Drinking Games With Kat Leyh's Thirsty Mermaids Graphic Novel
Thirsty Mermaids is listed thus: The raucous and literal fishes-out-of-water graphic novel from prolific comic artist and writer Kat Leyh, creator of the acclaimed Snapdragon and coauthor of the Eisner and GLAAD Award–winning series Lumberjanes. Fresh out of shipwreck wine, three tipsy mermaids decide to magically masquerade as humans and sneak onto land to indulge in much more drinking[...]
Warren Ellis Has a Plastic Man Pitch - If You Dare
Vasko has written a bunch of acclaimed indie films, and also did some work on Lumberjanes when it used to be a Fox project No reason is known right now for the new direction of Plastic Man, which I guess won't be called that anymore? But for now, this is the direction they are going[...]
Will Lumberjanes: End of Summer #1 Beat Issue #75 73% Bump?
Retailers are finalizing their orders their FOC orders today for the conclusion of the ongoing Lumberjanes series with Lumberjanes: End of Summer #1 The special finale issue that caps off the 75 issue run of Lumberjanes in December Not only is the issue oversized, but it marks the return of co-creator and original series artist[...]
Speculator Corner: Lumberjanes Prices Double Following HBO Max Announcement
Earlier this week, surprise news broke that one of the crown jewels of Boom Studios' sizeable IP library (which they would self-describe as the biggest outside of the Big Two, but probably Valiant and Dynamite would have words about that), Lumberjanes, had been snagged by HBO Max as an animated show Surprising because, despite the[...]
Lumberjanes is coming to HBO Max (Image: BOOM! Studios)
BOOM! Studios comic Lumberjanes has been picked up for development as an animated series for HBO Max Comic book co-creator as well as showrunner of Netflix's She-Ra series Noelle Stevenson will be writing and executive producing It's currently in development as an animated special with the potential for a series built-in. For fans who've kept up[...]
Boom Studios Full December 2020 Solicitations
We have an earlier than expected look at Boom Studios' December 2020 solicitations, including the end of Lumberjanes, the launch of the Expanse comic book, a new Jim Henson's Masquerade and the conclusion of the Firefly event, Blue Sun Rising And the third issue of BRZRKR… THE EXPANSE #1 (OF 4) DEC 2 ON SALE $4.99 32[...]
Lumberjanes Comes To An End In December 2020
Publisher Boom Studios Lumberjanes, the Eisner and GLAAD award-winning series, will wrap its six-year run in December 2020, with a special one-shot oversized comic book Lumberjanes: End Of The Summer by Kat Leyh (Snapdragon), co-writer and co-creator Shannon Watters, artists Kanesha C Bryant (Encyclopedia Lumberjanica) and Alexa Bosy (Lumberjanes: Somewhere That's Green #1), as well[...]
Eden's Ultimate Streaming Service
It would be fascinating and fitting, no? Comic series Lumberjanes would also be picked up straight to series, hopefully, animated and with the same artists, though a live-action series would be dope I'm still just gutted that it was in development then canned when the mouse took over. At the end of the day, there's so[...]
BOOM! Studios and Netflix collaborated on a tie-in to The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, courtesy of BOOM! Studios and Netflix.
BOOM! has close to 20 movies and TV shows in development currently, with a publishing background that includes a number of best-selling Eisner Award-winning and fan-beloved comic book franchises, including Lumberjanes, Something is Killing the Children, Once & Future, and Mouse Guard (which was greenlit as a film before being shelved by Disney in 2019). BOOM![...]
Susan Coiner-Collier's Encyclopedia Lumberjanica Will Explore Real-Life Lumberjanes of History
Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced a new book called The Encyclopedia Lumberjanica, due out this September, which will explore real people from history who inspired the characters in Lumberjanes Susan Coiner-Collier will write the illustrated book Check out the press release below: LOS ANGELES, CA (February 7, 2020) – BOOM! Studios today announced the brand[...]
First Look at Farewell to Summer, the 2020 Lumberjanes FCBD Special
Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has revealed a first-look preview at Lumberjanes: Farewell to Summer 2020 FCBD Special, giving you a free look at a book you can get for free this May, which is odd, since May comes right before the beginning of Summer Seasonal discrepancies notwithstanding, Lubmberjanes: Farewell to Summer is sure to be[...]
Auto Draft
As that link will now show you, it's by the co-creator and writer of Lumberjanes, Grace Ellis and, co-creator and artist of Goldie Vance, Brittney L Williams and scheduled for July 21st 2020 Here's the solicitation and cover: From New York Times bestselling author Grace Ellis (Lumberjanes) and artist Brittney Williams (Goldie Vance) comes a new story about 13-year-old[...]
Lumberjanes is 5 Years Old, but They Brought the Presents – Wondercon Panel
I don't think I fall into what would be the expected demographic for Lumberjanes, lucky for me though I don't care as I have been on board with all the Janes since issue one and I was extremely excited to attend the Lumberjanes 5 year anniversary celebration panel at WonderCon 2019. Tracy Brown, writer for the[...]
Seanan McGuire and Alexa Bosy Take the Lumberjanes Somewhere That's Green in May
The Lumberjanes are getting another spinoff one-shot in May from explosive publisher BOOM! Studios, this time by rising star Marvel Comics writer Seanan McGuire and artist Alexa Bosy Called "Somewhere That's Green," this comic probably isn't about the Lumberjanes starting a pot farm… but we definitely wish it was Just look at the artwork, and[...]
Lilah Sturges and Poltertink Reunite for Lumberjanes: The Shape of Friendship Next November
Explosive publisher BOOM! Studios has announced a new Lumberjanes original graphic novel by Lilah Sturges and polterink, the creative team of the previous OGN, Lumberjanes: The Infernal Compass The new book, called Lumberjanes: The Shape of Friendship, is set for release in November 2019. The Lumberjanes are at it again, making trouble and making friends, all at[...]
Black Badge, Lumberjanes, Garfield, Robocop, and More BOOM! Previews for August 8
BOOM! is shipping eight books under their various explosion-themed imprints, including new series Black Badge #1, Garfield Homecoming #3, Lumberjanes: A Midsummer Night's Scheme, Mech Cadet Yu #11 (the penultimate issue!), Robocop: Citizen's Arrest #5, Jim Henson's The Dark Crystal Artist Tribute, The Lumberjanes Coloring Book (why not just print them out and color them for[...]
First Look at Lumberjanes: A Midsummer Night's Scheme #1
In the upcoming Lumberjanes comic Lumberjanes: A Midsummer Night's Scheme #1, the Lumberjanes will tackle something many comic book professionals struggle with: organization and a deadline The comic by Nicole Andelfinger, Maddi Gonzalez, and Brittney Williams is set to hit stores in August, but BOOM! is giving readers a sneak peak as part of their[...]
Lumberjanes #50 cover by Kat Leyh
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] It's activity time for the Lumberjanes While many play a tabletop game of building kingdoms and expanding fortunes, April, Mal, and Ripley explore below in dark caverns While things seem to be looking up when they discover a beautiful glowing fungus, they discover that they're not the only living thing exploring these dark depths. Lumberjanes[...]
lumberjanes infernal compass ogn
Just two months after announcing that Lumberjanes would delve deep into the comic book speculation market with a foil wraparound cover, BOOM! Studios has just revealed plans to appeal to intellectuals by spinning off a Lumberjanes Original Graphic Novel, a form of comic book known for its superb literary and cultural value Lilah Sturges will write Lumberjanes:[...]
Lumberjanes #47 cover by Kat Leyh
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Lumberjanes learn what happened to Emmy from Rocky A tornado manifested from nowhere and took Emmy away Jen and the others leave to find her This leads the Lumberjanes into a confrontation with a seemingly sentient tornado for the fate of Emmy. Lumberjanes #47 cover by Kat Leyh This is my first experience with Lumberjanes,[...]
boom! studios may 2018 solicits
Lumberjanes reaches a landmark 50th issue! Return to Fraggle Rock with Jared Cullum It's the Beginning of the End for Adventure Time. Kong: Skull Island gets a 2018 Special Also, color your own Dark Crystal! These are provided by Boom! Studios this May Details below.   CODA #1 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: Simon Spurrier Artist: Matías Bergara Wraparound Main Cover A: Matías Bergara Intermix Cover B: Jae Lee Incentive Cover C: Jeff Stokely Simon[...]
lumberjanes foil variant
Lumberjanes, created by Shannon Watters, Grace Ellis, Brooklyn Allen, and Noelle Stevenson, is turning 50 in May Not 50 years 50 issues But in the modern comic book industry, where reboots lurk around every corner, 50 issues is a big deal! To celebrate, BOOM! Studios is going to party like only the comic book industry knows[...]
Color Your Own Damn Dirty Apes: BOOM! Studios April 2018 Solicits
1 SC *****ADVANCE SOLICITED FOR JUNE 2018***** Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $14.99 Writer: John Allison Artists: John Allison, Lissa Treiman, Canaan Grall, Jenn St-Onge Cover Artist: Lissa Treiman College is a time of trials and tribulations, and not all of Esther, Susan, and Daisy's made it into the main Giant Days series of college shenanigans. Head back[...]
Cyanide And Happiness Wants To Raise Your Kids: Boom February 2018 Solicits
Formerly Hi-Fi Fight Club. GIANT DAYS #35 Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99 Writer: John Allison Artists: Max Sarin, Liz Fleming Cover Artist: Max Sarin With the prospect of living apart for the first time since they all met as first years just over the horizon, Daisy, Esther, and Susan spend their last summer together before beginning[...]
From "Butts, Boobs And Pecs" To Boom! Studios Panel At WonderCon
She said BOOM! Box Editor Shannon Watters reached out to her about doing a book, and that the first comic book she ever read was Lumberjanes She said she was like a new born baby in the world of comics. Simon Spurrier, Kurt Lustgarten, and Kirsten "Kiwi" Smith The panel was asked what made them want to[...]
Exclusive-No-More: Lumberjanes/Gotham Academy Final Issue Preview
Thanks to a carefully cultivated, cozy relationship between publishers BOOM! and DC Comics and news outlet Entertainment Weekly, EW has obtained EXCLUSIVE preview pages for next week's final issue of the Lumberjanes/Gotham Academy crossover Thanks to "right-click -> save image as," Bleeding Cool has obtained those exact same preview pages, effectively ending their EXCLUSIVITY[...]
Three Reasons Why You Should Read Lumberjanes To The Max Edition Vol. 2 HC
Lumberjanes…the most important comic to be released within the past few years Well, it's definitely one of the most important to me and a lot of other people From BOOM! Studios imprint BOOM! Box, written by Noelle Stevenson, Shannon Watters, and Faith Erin Hicks, with art by Carolyn Nowak, Brooke Allen, and other various talents,[...]