December completely surprised us! There are limited shopping days left. If you need help, let this holiday gift guide (stocked with our 2014 releases) navigate shopping for the (new, casual and seasoned) comic book reader in your life!
For the SAMCRO Fan Who’s Not Ready for #theFinalRide
The Sons of Anarchy Vol. 1 Limited Edition Hardcover features a faux leather case wrap with gold etching. Available exclusively at the BOOM! Studios webstore, $39.99.
For the Collector and Henson Fan
The Jim Henson’s Tale of Sand Box Set includes a copy of the award-winning Jim Henson’s Tale of Sand original graphic novel hardcover and a copy of Jim Henson’s Tale of Sand: The Illustrated Screenplay hardcover. BOOM! webstore, $49.99.
For the Kid at Heart and Cartoon Lover
Get ready for next year’s Marceline-centric mini-series, Adventure Time: Marceline Gone Adrift with the Adventure Time: Marceline and the Scream Queens Mathematical Edition Hardcover. BOOM! webstore, $39.99.
For the Young Spirit Who Longs for Adventure
Whether you’re of claw, wing or scale, fairy tales and fables never cease to warm our hearts and fill our imaginations. In David Petersen’s Mouse Guard: Baldwin the Brave and Other Tales, six mouse fables are spun to a few familiar youngfurs, reminding us all to be brave, stay true to ourselves, and follow our hearts. BOOM! Studios webstore, $14.99.
For Those Who Went or Wished They Went to Penniquiqul Thistle Crumpet’s Camp for Hardcore Lady Types
Ripped from the pages, these Lumberjanes Badges are scout badges Jo, April, Mal, Molly and Ripley while at summer camp! Available exclusively at the BOOM! Studios webstore, $4.99 each.
For Those Who Want a Breakfast Club / Aliens Crossover
In The Woods Volume 1, 437 students, 52 teachers, and 24 additional staff from Bay Point Preparatory High School in suburban Milwaukee, WI vanished without a trace on October 16, 2013. Countless light years away, far outside the bounds of the charted universe, 513 people find themselves in the middle of an ancient, primordial wilderness. BOOM! Studios webstore, $9.99.
For Those Who’ve Woken Up in a Fleabag Motel and Don’t Know How They Got There
Creators Christopher Sebela (Ghost, High Crimes) and newcomer Chris Visions have combined to create a perfectly moody tale in Dead Letters Volume 1 that will evoke memories of your favorite noir story—then turn it on its head. BOOM! webstore, $9.99.
For Those Who Want to Be in the Company of Vampires That Don’t Sparkle
For thousands of years, the world has been controlled by the “50 Families,” a secret network of vampire covens. But when the sun rises, the vampires are forced to employ the services of a human who acts as their daytime fixer and protector. Day Men Volume 1 comes from Matt Gagnon and Michael Alan Nelson and showcases art from industry legend Brian Stelfreeze. BOOM! Studios webstore, $9.99.
For Those Who Never Met a Femme Fatale They Didn’t Like
Hit: 1955 tradepaperback is a crime noir story based on a group of hard policemen during 1950s Los Angeles that did a little wetwork under the table, ridding the city of its scummiest residents one lowlife at a time. This series features the art debut of Russ Manning Award for Most Promising Newcomer nominee Vanesa R. Del Rey. BOOM! Studios webstore, $14.99.
For Those Who Want to Send a Clear Message to Their Colleagues
If you live on the Internet, you’ve certainly come across Cyanide & Happiness. Cynaide & Happiness: Punching Zoo includes a buttload of our favorite comics from the site, 30 brand-new, too-hot-for-the-Internet comics, and a forward by Alexis Ohanian, one of the founders of reddit. BOOM! Studios webstore, $14.99