BOOM! RUSHES think of AGENTS #1 TO A 2ND printing
Media release — BOOM! Studios is pleased to announce that think of AGENTS #1, one of its newest original series written by Brian Joines (Noble Causes) and illustrated by popular Mexican artist Bachan (El Bulbo, Justice League), has sold out at the distributor level (copies may still be available at the merchant level). The publisher has rushed to a second printing.
The most current in a series of BOOM! Studios originals sell-outs, think of AGENTS #1 sold through its initial print run within a week of its release. Comic book fans must bear in mind that first printings of think of AGENTS #1 may still be found at the local comic shop nearest you. Not sure where to find your nearest comic retailer? use comicshoplocator.com or findacomicshop.com to find one!
“The overwhelming action to our lineup of original series this year has been astounding,” says BOOM! Studios Editor-in-Chief Matt Gagnon. “IMAGINE AGENTS is the current in what’s turning into a rolling thunder of sold-out first issues for BOOM! originals. I knew Brian Joines and Bachan had delivered something special, but the level of excitement for this series is even greater than I thought of (pun may or may not be intended). This series will put a smile on your face.”
WHY WE love IT: Brian Joines’ story is one of wit, originality, and heart, complemented by imaginative and lovable art by Bachan.
WHY YOU will love IT: big action and bigger fun in the vein of “Men in Black” and “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?”, with a dash of Chew.
WHAT IT’S ABOUT: ever try to wrangle an illiterate, 30-foot tall rock monster away from his five-year-old best friend? Or calm down a 400-pound, muscle-man rag-doll during her daily temper tantrum? For Dave and Terry, it’s all in a day’s work. As agents for I.M.A.G.I.N.E., they are responsible for keeping your imaginary pals in line…
Little do they know that six-year-old Elliot and his best bear-friend, Furdlgurr, are about to be entangled in a plan to change everything!
Praise for think of AGENTS:
“What lies behind that deceptively basic concept is a story that can go from being goofy and over-the-top on one page, to breaking your heart on the next page.” – Multiversity Comics
“After reading this issue I am eager to see what Joines and Bachan come up with next, in terms of both plot and crazy amazing new figments, as the book swiftly well established itself as one of the most unique, imaginative books on the racks.” – 9.5 out of 10 – Comicosity
“I really loved the thought and care that was put into this comic.” – Geeked Out Nation
“IMAGINE AGENTS is a great suprise and is additionally proof that the comic book industry could use a lot more all-ages books.” – 8 out of 10 – Flipgeeks
“Overall this is a stunning all-ages book, populated with some really inventive creature creations.” – 4 out of 5 – Drunk On Comics
IMAGINE AGENTS #1 second print ships with a striking new cover by Bachan and carries a retail price of $3.99 with a diamond Code of SEP138034. It is anticipated to be in stores on November 20th, 2013, alongside think of AGENTS #2.
ABOUT BOOM! STUDIOS
Founded by Ross Richie in 2005, diamond Gem Award-winning “Best Publisher” BOOM! Studios (boom-studios.com) generates a constellation of best-selling Eisner and Harvey Award-winning original and licensed comic books and graphic novels with the industry’s top talent. BOOM! Studios is the home of Mike Carey’s suicide RISK, Clive Barker’s next TESTAMENT and HELLRAISER, Paul Jenkins and Humberto Ramos’ FAIRY QUEST, planet OF THE APES, Max Bemis’ POLARITY and mark Waid’s IRREDEEMABLE. Steven Grant’s graphic novel 2 guns was recently released as a feature film from universal pictures starring Denzel Washington and mark Wahlberg. BOOM!’s all-ages imprint KaBOOM! publishes Charles Schulz’ PEANUTS, Jim Davis’ GARFIELD, cartoon Network’s adventure TIME and regular SHOW, Mike Kunkel’s HEROBEAR and THE KID, and Roger Langridge’s Eisner Award-winning SNARKED. In June 2013, BOOM! Studios acquired Archaia enjoyment (archaia.com). Archaia is the Eisner and Harvey Award-winning graphic novel publisher of mouse GUARD, COW BOY, GUNNERKRIGG COURT, RUST, SPERA, JIM HENSON’S tale OF SAND, RETURN OF THE DAPPER MEN, and other lots of terrific titles. In October 2013, BOOM! Studios entered into an exclusive partnership with 20th Century Fox, giving the studio access to its library of combined titles, and giving the publisher access to Fox’s huge catalog of films.
IMAGINE AGENTS #2 sells out and returns with 2nd printingMedia release — BOOM! Studios is pleased to announce that think of AGENTS #2, one of its newest original series written by Brian Joines (Noble Causes) and illustrated by popular Mexican artist Bachan (El Bulbo, Justice League), has sold out at the distrib…
December 17, 2013In “Comics”null