Joey McCormick and Whitney Cogar’s The Great Wiz and the Ruckus from BOOM! Studios in February 2019

BOOM! Studios has announced The Great Wiz and the Ruckus, an all-new original graphic novel by cartoonist Joey McCormick, with colors by Whitney Cogar and arriving in stores February 2019 from their KaBOOM! imprint.

Red, a blind Wiz is tasked with finding the Wiz’s of the realm so that they can destroy the Ruckus, a darkness that is threatening to take over the world once again! On this journey, he brings together some of the strongest Wiz’s around, Bog Wiz, Sad Dad, and Feather Duster but soon they realize that their fate will fall on the shoulders of a young Wiz named Bean who is too strong, too hot-headed, and completely untested to be any real help.

But even if Bean isn’t quite ready to be the hero the world needs, Red must bring the young Wiz and an odd group of heroes together to save the day or the Ruckus will plunge the world into darkness! Now if only these heroes can find a way to get along…