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BOOM shows off covers for final month of ‘Shattered Grid’

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It’s the beginning of the end as Power Rangers from across time and space come together for one of the biggest battles in any of their histories. Meanwhile, the Ranger Slayer faces down the one Ranger who might be able stop her.

In Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers #12, from writer Ryan Parrott and artist Dan Mora, the Rangers team up with an unlikely ally to battle Rita’s new monster as the Ranger Slayer inches ever further towards her goal. This issue features a main cover by Dan Mora, with variant covers by Miguel Mercado (Over The Garden Wall), Audrey Mok (Archie) and Natacha Bustos (Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur).

RELATED: Preview ‘MMPR’ #27, out May 16

Then, in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #30, from writer Kyle Higgins and artist Daniele Di Nicuolo, it’s the team-up between every Ranger left standing against the unrivaled power of Drakkon, while a covert team led by Grace embarks on what might be their last mission ever. This issue features a main cover by Jamal Campbell (Green Arrow), with variant covers by Jordan Gibson (America) and Joana LaFuente (Transformers).

It all comes to a conclusion in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Shattered Grid #1, the oversized finale to the epic comic book event from Higgins and Di Nicuolo that changes everything for the Power Rangers in ways no one ever expected. This issue features a main cover by Jamal Campbell, with variants covers by Chris Burnham (Batman Incorporated) and Christian Ward (Black Bolt).

Preview ‘Mighty Morphin Power Rangers’ #27, out May 16

The following is solicit text from BOOM Studios:

 

As Lord Drakkon’s power and influence grows, the Power Rangers work with new allies from across time and dimensions, including Ranger teams such as Time Force, RPM and Samurai, to craft a plan to fight back…but is it already too late?

Writer: Kyle Higgins
Artist: Daniele Di Nicuolo
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Jamal Campbell
Subscription Cover: Jordan Gibson
Incentive Cover: Carlos Villa
Colorist: Jeremy Lawson
Letterer: Jim Campbell
Price: $3.99

RELATED: Preview ‘Go Go Power Rangers’ #9

Preview BOOM’s ‘Go Go Power Rangers’ #9, out May 2

The following is solicit text from BOOM Studios:

As the Rangers deal with the fallout of Rita’s sinister plan and Matthew’s startling return, a new threat emerges with a shocking connection to Lord Drakkon.

Writer:  Ryan Parrott
Artist: Dan Mora
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Dan Mora
Intermix Cover: Miguel Mercado
Subscription Cover:  Audrey Mok
Homage  Incentive Cover: Natacha Bustos
Price: $3.99

Preview BOOM’s ‘Mighty Morphin Power Rangers’ 2018 annual, out April 25

The following is solicit text from BOOM Studios:

 

Featuring fan-favorite teams from across the Power Rangers universe—Dino Charge, RPM, Time Force, Ninja Steel, Dino Thunder—the entire fabric of reality is under threat as Drakkon invades!

Writers: Kyle Higgins, Ryan Parrott, Anthony Burch, Adam Cesare, and more!
Artists: Dylan Burnett, Marcus To, Patrick Mullholland, and more!
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: George Caltsoudas
Incentive Cover 1: Dan Mora
Incentive Cover 2: Matt Taylor
Colorist: Matt Herms, Jeremy Lawson, Raul Angulo, Joana LaFuente
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Price: $3.99

Check out BOOM Studios titles shipping in July

JIM HENSON’S BENEATH THE DARK CRYSTAL

Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Adam Smith
Artist: Alexandria Huntington

Main Cover A: Benjamin Dewey Subscription Cover B: David Petersen Incentive Cover C: Ramón K. Pérez Incentive Cover D: Dave McKean

●  Writer Adam Smith ( Jim Henson’s Labyrinth 2017 Special) and artist Alexandria Huntington ( Avengers Origins ) present a new sequel to the hit film!
●  Arriving at the Crystal Castle where he was once a lowly acolyte, Kensho is asked to accept the responsibility as leader of Thra. But he will have to rectify sins of the past before he can decide if he—or anyone—is fit to rule.
●  Meanwhile, the realm of Mithra is being rebuilt by the newly-crowned Ember Queen Thurma, whose own quest to decide the future of her land is thrown into question when another Fireling makes a claim as the true heir to the throne.

BONE PARISH #1
Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Cullen Bunn
Artist: Şerif & Mustafa Karasu
Main Cover: Lee Garbett

Variant Cover: Rod Reis
●  Cullen Bunn ( Empty Man, The Unsound ) returns to BOOM! Studios with a chilling necromantic horror story.
●  A new drug is sweeping through the streets of New Orleans—one made from the ashes of the dead. Wars are being fought over who will control the supply, while the demand only rises.
●  While the crime families wage war, users begin to experience terrifying visions of the dead coming back to life—through them.

RUINWORLD #1
Publisher: KaBOOM!, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Derek Laufman
Artist: Derek Laufman
Cover Artists:

Main Cover: Derek Laufman

Variant Cover: Sean Galloway
●  Writer/Artist Derek Laufman ( Adventure Time Comics ) brings his new original series to life at BOOM! Studios.
●  Intrepid adventurers Pogo and Rex are on a quest for fame and fortune. Their discovery of a special map leads them on an epic journey through dangers, demons and old enemies. Just one problem—they’ve already lost the map.
●  An all-ages comic about fun, friendship and screaming in the face of danger, perfect for fans of Adventure
Time and The Adventure Zone.

 

THRILLING ADVENTURE HOUR #1

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Ben Acker & Ben Blacker
Artist: M.J. Erickson Cover Artist:

Main Cover: Jonathan Case

Subscription Cover: Natacha Bustos

●  Writing team Ben Acker and Ben Blacker ( Deadpool, Death Be Damned ) return to The Thrilling Adventure Hour in this new series based on the wildly popular Hollywood stage show and podcast.
●  Frank and Sadie Doyle are the toast of the upper crust. Headliners on the society pages. And they see ghosts. Follow the Doyles on a night when having a drink (or ten) with friends goes horribly, and perhaps predictably, wrong at a haunted house.

THE THRILLING ADVENTURE HOUR: A SPIRITED ROMANCE SC DISCOVER NOW EDITION
Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Retail Price: $14.99
Writer: Ben Acker & Ben Blacker

Artist: Phil Hester Cover Artist: Phil Hester
●  It’s time to send the little ones to dreamland and set your radio’s dial to “spooky.” Steel yourself for mysterious suspense in…BEYOND BELIEF!
●  Trading quips and tossing back cocktails, the Doyles take what they want and hoodwink their clientele for the rest. Ghosts, vampires, werewolves, mummies, even diabolical gingerbread men are nothing but obstacles in the way of the liquor cabinet for our fast-talking, hard-drinking sleuths.
●  Written by the creators of the wildly popular Hollywood stage show and podcast, Ben Acker and Ben Blacker ( Deadpool, Star Wars Adventures ), and illustrated by Phil Hester ( Batman Beyond ), The Thrilling Adventure Hour: A Spirited Romance is a rip-roaring adventure that harkens back to the heyday of old-time radio entertainment.
●  Collects The Thrilling Adventure Hour Presents: Beyond Belief #0-4.

MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #29
Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Kyle Higgins

Artist: Daniele Di Nicuolo
Main Cover: Jamal Campbell Subscription Cover: Jordan Gibson Incentive Cover: Carlos Villa

Synopsis: The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers and their allies prepare their final counterattack against Drakkon, as a new ally makes it through their world and Zordon makes a last-ditch call for help.

SABAN’S GO GO POWER RANGERS #11
Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Ryan Parrott
Artist: Dan Mora

Main Cover: Dan Mora
Intermix Cover: Miguel Mercado Subscription Cover: Natacha Bustos
Homage Incentive Cover: Audrey Mok
Synopsis: While Matt puts his life on the line to get close to the Rangers, Kimberly must face the Ranger Slayer alone.

MECH CADET YU #10
Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Greg Pak

Artist: Takeshi Miyazawa
Cover Artist: Takeshi Miyazawa
Synopsis: Under the Sharg’s assault, the cadets are forced to put their trust in mankind’s most dangerous creation: Hero Force 2.

CODA #3
Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Simon Spurrier Artist: Matías Bergara Cover Artist:

Main Cover A: Matías Bergara
Intermix Cover B: Julian Totino Tedesco Incentive Cover C: Toni Infante

Synopsis: Hum returns to Ridgetown, only to find the city under siege by Thundervale, a bandit city that rests on the back of the last living giant. Hum manages to get back inside, but when an outerwall is breached by the enemy, all seems lost…

LUCY DREAMING #5
Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Max Bemis

Artist: Michael Dialynas
Cover Artist: Michael Dialynas
Synopsis: When Lucy ripped a hole back to the waking world, she brought all of her villains with her. Even with everything she’s learned across her dreams, Lucy may not be enough to stop them. Not alone.

ROBOCOP: CITIZENS ARREST #4
Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Brian Wood
Artist: Jorge Coelho
Main Cover A: Nimit Malavia

Subscription Cover B: David Rubin
Synopsis: OCP announces their plan to reform the Ruins into a new neighborhood called the Plateau, as well as the devastating methods they plan to use.

BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA: OLD MAN JACK #11
Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: John Carpenter & Anthony Burch
Artist: Jorge Corona Cover Artist:

Main Cover: Brett Parson
Action Figure Subscription Cover: Michael Adams & Marco D’Alfonso Connecting “Jack Through Time” Incentive Cover: Will Robson

Synopsis: Jack must atone for his sins if he’s ever going to be able to stop Lo Pan’s wrath.

WWE #19
Publisher: BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Dennis Hopeless Artist: Serg Acuña
Main Cover: Dan Mora
Action Figure Variant Cover: Adam Riches
RAW Connecting Cover: Brent Schoonover

Incentive Variant Cover: Andy Belanger
Synopsis: Sami Zayn has made his decision to stand with Kevin Owens. Together, they plot their course to take over Smackdown Live…and no one will stand in their way!

JIM HENSON’S LABYRINTH: CORONATION #5
Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Simon Spurrier
Artist: Daniel Bayliss
Main Cover: Fiona Staples

Subscription Cover: Sana Takeda
Synopsis: Maria travels deeper into the Labyrinth in search of her son Jareth, but a strange new influence has changed its shape, making it even more unpredictable…

FRAGGLE ROCK #3
Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Art Baltazar
Artist: Art Baltazar
Main Cover A: Art Baltazar

Anniversary Fraggle Spotlight Subscription Cover B: Jake Myler
Synopsis: An all new Fraggle Rock story by fan-favorite creator of all ages comics, Art Baltazar ( Young Justice, Adventure Time )!

BY NIGHT #2
Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: John Allison
Artist: Christine Larsen
Main Cover: Christine Larsen

Subscription Cover: John Allison
Synopsis: After meeting a friendly new face in the alternate dimension they’ve stumbled upon, Heather (eagerly) and Jane (reluctantly) agree to venture further in. With their trusty camcorder to record what they find and an inhuman new buddy, there’s no turning back now!

GIANT DAYS #40
Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: John Allison
Artists: Max Sarin
Cover Artist: Max Sarin
Synopsis: Ed Gemmel returns to Sheffield after a summer spent healing bones and also his heart. Esther does her best to welcome him back, but neither of them have forgotten his drunken confession.

LUMBERJANES #52
Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Shannon Watters & Kat Leyh
Artist: Dozerdraws
Main Cover: Kat Leyh

Subscription Cover: Dozerdraws
Synopsis: April, Mal, and Ripley break the surface and see the light of day once more—but how will they get back to the Mess Hall without breaking Jen’s rule about setting foot outside? Meanwhile, in the Mess Hall itself, chaos builds across the tabletop world of Panterra, leaving Jo, Diane, and Barney grappling for power.

FENCE #8
Publisher: BOOM! Box, an imprint of BOOM! Studios
Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: C.S. Pacat
Artist: Johanna the Mad
Cover Artist: HamletMachine
Synopsis: The last day of tryouts, and Seiji sees something in Nicholas that will change his opinion forever.

STEVEN UNIVERSE #18
Publisher: KaBOOM!, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Grace Kraft
Artist: Rii Abrego
Main Cover: Missy Pena

Subscription Cover: Meg Omac
Synopsis: Amethyst is surprised and delighted when she is asked to help coach Connie and Steven in combat, but she struggles to find her own teaching style.

 

ADVENTURE TIME COMICS #25
Publisher: KaBOOM!, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $4.99
Writers: Sonny Liew, Morgan Beem
Artists: Sonny Liew, Morgan Beem
Main Cover: Liz Pulido Subscription Cover: Pius Bak Incentive Cover: Britney Liu

Synopsis: Finn and Jake are waiting at a bus stop, but they aren’t sure how they got there or who they are waiting for.

ADVENTURE TIME: BEGINNING OF THE END #3
Publisher: KaBOOM!, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Ted Anderson
Artists: Marina Julia
Main Cover: Victoria Maderna Subscription Cover: Diigii Daguna
Title Card Incentive Cover: Corey Booth
Synopsis: As Finn gets pulled deeper towards the Vanishing Point, seeing more and more of his possible futures, Jake becomes more desperate to save his best friend and brother as he launches through the fourth dimension to challenge the Lord of All Time himself.

REGULAR SHOW: 25 YEARS LATER #2
Publisher: KaBOOM!, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Chris Hastings
Artists: Anna Johnstone
Main Cover: JK Phan

Subscription Cover: Anna Johnstone
Synopsis: Mordecai and Rigby are young again but it came with a cost—their kids! No one else even remembers the kids ever existed, so it’s up to Mordecai and Rigby to figure out what is going on so that they can get their kids back.

ROCKO’S MODERN LIFE #6
Publisher: KaBOOM!, an imprint of BOOM! Studios Retail Price: $3.99
Writer: Ryan Ferrier
Artist: Ian McGinty
Main Cover: Jorge Monlongo

Subscription Cover: Cole Closser
Synopsis: Rocko, with the help of Heffer and Filburt, is losing his mind. As they struggle to come up with Spunky’s ransom money, Rocko comes up with a desperate plan—rob a bank.

GARFIELD: HOMECOMING #2
Publisher: KaBOOM!, an imprint of BOOM! Studios
Retail Price: $3.99
Writers: Scott Nickel
Artists: Shelli Paroline and Braden Lamb
Cover Artist: Andy Hirsch with Shelli Paroline and Braden Lamb
Synopsis: On the next stop in his cross-country travels, Garfield meets a young bearded hipster who lives in a tiny house and works in an Italian restaurant. Writer Scott Nickel is joined by guest-artists Shelli Paroline and Braden Lamb (Adventure Time).

 

‘Shattered Grid’ continues in BOOM’s ‘Power Rangers’ #26, out April 18

The following is solicit text from BOOM Studios:

After the shocking events of the last issue, Lord Drakkon’s victory seems assured—unless the Rangers can find a way to team up with another team of Power Rangers they’ve never met before!

Writer: Kyle Higgins
Artist: Daniele di Nicuolo
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Jamal Campbell
Vintage Subscription Cover: Jordan Gibson
Incentive Cover: Carlos Villa
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Colorist: Jeremy Lawson
Price: $3.99

RELATED: Check out July covers from ‘Shattered Grid’

Preview July’s installments of the Power Rangers’ ‘Shattered Grid’ event

The following is solicit text from BOOM Studios:

“It’s the penultimate month of POWER RANGERS: SHATTERED GRID and we’re pulling out all the stops as the biggest Power Ranger battle you’ve ever seen in comics begins here,” said Dafna Pleban, Editor, BOOM! Studios. “While that battle rages on, we’ll see Kimberly literally confronting a dark version of herself in the Ranger Slayer – and that is going to end in a way no one can guess!”

Print copies of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #29 and Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers #11 will be available for sale in July at local comic book shops.

Currently, Power Rangers is celebrating 25 continuous years on the air, making it one of the longest running kids’ live-action series in television history with nearly 900 episodes aired to date. Created by Haim Saban and launched in 1993 with “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers,” the franchise celebrates its milestone anniversary year with the 25th season, “Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel,” currently airing Saturdays at noon on Nickelodeon in the U.S.

RELATED: MMPR #25 starts ‘Shattered Grid’ event

See You Next Wednesday: Power Rangers and other comics for March 28

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #25: The beginning of “Shattered Grid,” a crossover with BOOM’s other MMPR book, “Go Go Power Rangers,” in which Rangers across time and space team up to defeat a twisted version of the Green Ranger, Tommy Oliver, otherwise known as Lord Drakon. Celebrate the Power Rangers’ 25th anniversary with this comic and its buttload of variant covers. Read a preview here.

Breathless #1: Black Mask describes its newest series as “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” if Buffy fought Big Pharma instead of vampires. Cool. Written by Pat Shane with art by Renzo Rodriguez and colors by Mara Jayne Carpenter. Read a preview here.

Dark Nights: Metal #6 of 6: With hope all but extinguished, can our heroes battle back and defeat Barbatos and the forces of the Dark Multiverse? Well, I mean, we already know about the next Justice League event and the series relaunch coming immediately after, so probably yes? Written by Scott Snyder and drawn by Greg Capullo.

Shadowman #1: Valiant’s voodoo superhero is back in a new series by writer Andy Diggle and artist Stephen Segovia. Read a preview here.

SAGA #50 by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples will be available on Wednesday, March 28.

Saga #50: One of the best creative teams in comics – writer Brian K. Vaughn and artist Fiona Staples – reaches a milestone issue. Check out the virgin “We Believe in Artists” cover.

Daredevil #600: Speaking of milestones, the Man without Fear turns the big 6-0-0 as the “Mayor Fisk” arc concludes. Written by Charles Soule and drawn by Ron Garney. (P.S., Marvel never did announce a “fresh start” for ol’ DD, did they?)

Factory #1: The Bis is back! Simon Bisley draws and Yacine Elghorri writes this Titan Comics book about a dystopian planet described as Mad Max meets the “Fallout” video game series.

Doomsday Clock #4 of 12: Now running every other month, so you may want to reread a couple issues to remember what happened when last the DC and “Watchmen” characters met. Written by Geoff Johns and drawn by Gary Frank.

WMQ&A Episode 7: BOOM books with Becca Swez

This week on the podcast, host Dan Grote talks with Becca Swez from comics shop Level Up Entertainment about BOOM Studios books, including Lumberjanes, Abbott, Godshaper, Lucy Dreaming and Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, as well as the most recent issue of DC’s “Mister Miracle.” Plus, Dan talks about his Free Comic Book Day plans and some upcoming cons in New Jersey.

RELATED: Check out BOOM Studios comics coming in June

WMQ&A is available every Monday on iTunes, Soundcloud and at wmqcomics.com. Let us know what you think of the show: Leave a rating or review on iTunes, email wmqgrams@gmail.com or tweet @wmqcomics.

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‘Power Rangers’ #25 starts ‘Shattered Grid,’ out March 28

The following is solicit text from BOOM Studios:

Drakkon returns and the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers will never be the same. The “SHATTERED GRID” event begins here!

Price: $4.99
Writer: Kyle Higgins
Artist: Daniele Di Nicuolo
Colorist: Walter Baiamonte
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Cover Artists:
Polybag: Deron Bennett
Main Cover Intermix Covers A-G: Goñi Montes
Subscription Cover H: Jordan Gibson
Incentive Cover I: Scott Koblish
“Match To” Unlockable Cover J: Humberto Ramos
“One Per Store” Unlockable Cover K: Goñi Montes

Check out BOOM titles shipping in June