For Immediate Release:



May 31st, 2012 – Los Angeles, CA – BOOM! Studios is proud to announce that EXTERMINATION #1 has gone to second print 7 days before its release on June 6th!

EXTERMINATION #1 features writer Simon Spurrier (X-CLUB, CROSSED: WISH YOU WERE HERE, WOLVERINE: DANGEROUS GAMES) and hot newcomer Jeffrey Edwards on the art. EXTERMINATION #1 second print is now available from Diamond Comic Distributors.  This new ongoing series debuts June 6th with a full first issue for only $1!

Comic book fans should keep in mind first printings of EXTERMINATION #1 may still be found at the local comic shop nearest you. Not sure where to find your nearest comic retailer? Use www.comicshoplocator.com to find one!

WE LOST. THEY WON. In the wake of an apocalyptic alien invasion, the world’s greatest super-heroes and deadliest super villains must form an alliance despite their bitter pasts. Arch-enemies Nox, a driven hero, and Red Reaper, a ruthless villain, enter into a volatile partnership for the greater good. What happens when battle lines are redrawn and foes become unlikely allies in a desperate war for the fate of the planet –and of the human race?

EXTERMINATION #1 second print ships with a must- have all new cover drawn by Kalman Andrasofszky with colors by Nolan Woodard.

About BOOM! Studios

Founded by Ross Richie, 2009 and 2010′s “Best Publisher” BOOM! Studios (www.boom-studios.com) generates a constellation of bestselling Eisner and Harvey Award-winning comic books and graphic novels with the industry’s top talent, including Mark Waid’s IRREDEEMABLE, Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning’s HYPERNATURALS, new HELLRAISER comics written by Clive Barker, PLANET OF THE APES, and Sam Humphreys’ HIGHER EARTH. BOOM!’s all ages imprint KaBOOM! publishes Charles Schulz’ PEANUTS, Jim Davis’ GARFIELD, Cartoon Network’s ADVENTURE TIME, and 20th Century Fox’ ICE AGE. BOOM!’s lit comix-focused imprint, BOOM! Town, recently won the Eisner Award for its first book, Shannon Wheeler’s I THOUGHT YOU WOULD BE FUNNIER, and just released SPACE DUCKS, the first comic book from indie musician legend Daniel Johnston.