Here are the BOOM! Studios titles in stores this week (10/29/08).
|SCREAM QUEEN #5
Written by Brendan Hay
Drawn by Nate Watson
24pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99
Diamond Code: JUL083767
BOOM!’s first horror-romance barrels towards its bizarre climax! Wrighty, the Shambling Terror of Rumson, continues to try to win the heart of highschooler Molly by smiting her enemies. It sucks for Molly that everyone in town now thinks she’s the hatchet-wielding crazeoid behind all this. On the plus side, though, she’s now the prom queen. In a class of, like, nine survivors. Eight. Seven. Hurry up and buy the book before they’re all gone!
|CTHULHU TALES VOL. 2: WHISPERS OF MADNESS TPB
Written by Steve Niles, Mark Waid, William Messner-Loebs, Michael Alan Nelson, Tom Peyer, Eric Calderon, Christine Boylan, Todd Lepre, Mark Sable
Drawn by Chee, Sunder Raj, Shane Oakley, Jon Schnepp, Eduardo Ferigato, Andrew Ritchie, Sergio Carrera
112pgs, FC, SC, SRP: $15.99
Diamond Code: JUL083774
Collecting the first four issues of Cthulhu Tales: The Series! Steve Niles, master of modern comics horror, makes his first foray into the Lovecraft mythos with two disturbing tales of evil. William Messner-Loebs introduces two strange detectives who won’t soon be forgotten. Mark Waid struggles to keep up. Luckily, he has the help of Tom Peyer, Michael Alan Nelson, Christine Boylan, and others! Viva Nyarlathotep!