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Preview: The Magicians #2

The Magicians #2

Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios
Price: $3.99
Writer: Lilah Sturges, Lev Grossman
Artist: Pius Bak
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Mike Fiorentino
Cover Artists:  
    Main Cover: Qistina Khalidah
    Variant Cover: Alexa Sharpe

THE NEW CLASS IS HERE! As the newly welcomed hedge Magicians and the traditional students come together for the first time in Brakebills history, things go wrong. A horrible accident leaves a student dead—and the only way to keep it a secret is for the two groups to work together..

The Magicians  #2

Your First Look at Lev Grossman’s The Magicians #3

BOOM! Studios has revealed a first look at The Magicians #3, the latest issue of the brand new original five-issue series which reunites New York Times bestselling series creator Lev Grossman with award-winning writer Lilah Sturges and acclaimed artist Pius Bak for an all-new story in the world of The Magicians, featuring the next generation of magic practitioners and rule breakers, available in January 8, 2020.

After the shocking conclusion of the last issue, the five students chosen to learn battle magic are forced to confront the terrible consequences of what they’ve done, and what it could mean for the future of Brakebills. As tensions mount, the traditional Brakebills students and the newly admitted hedges begin to turn on one another!

The Magicians #3 features a main cover by artist Qistina Khalidah, along with a tarot card variant cover by artist Alexa Sharpe.

The Magicians #3

Your First Look at Lev Grossman’s The Magicians #2

BOOM! Studios has revealed a first look at The Magicians #2, the latest issue of the brand new original five-issue series which reunites New York Times bestselling series creator Lev Grossman with award-winning writer Lilah Sturges and rising star artist Pius Bak for an all-new story in the world of The Magicians, which features the first appearance of the next generation of magic practitioners, available on December 11, 2019.

The new class is here! As the newly welcomed hedge magicians and the traditional students come together for the first time in Brakebills history, things go wrong. A horrible accident leaves a student dead—and the only way to keep it secret is for the two groups to work together. 

The Magicians #2 features a main cover by artist Qistina Khalidah, along with a tarot card variant cover by artist Alexa Sharpe, featuring two new magicians as the Lovers.

The Magicians #2

Preview: The Magicians #1 (of 5)

The Magicians #1 (Of 5)

Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios
Writer:
Lilah Sturges, Lev Grossman
Artist: Pius Bak
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Mike Fiorentino 
Cover Artists:  
    Main Cover: Qistina Khalidah
    Variant Cover: Alexa Sharpe
Price: $3.99

MEET THE NEW CLASS OF BRAKEBILLS COLLEGE!

Series creator Lev Grossman returns to BOOM! Studios for an all-new story in the world of The Magicians with Lilah Sturges and artist Pius Bak that features the first appearance of the next generation of heroes and villains!

Long after Quentin Coldwater has graduated from Brakebills, Dean Fogg welcomes the first class in Brakebills history to include hedge magicians, who are known for being dangerous practitioners of unsanctioned magic.

As these two student bodies clash to prove their superiority, everyone at Brakebills is forced to take a side – not realizing a new threat has targeted them all!

But the reason for this change at  Brakebills will rock them to their core – and shock longtime fans of The Magicians!

The Magicians #1 (Of 5)

Your First Look at Lev Grossman’s The Magicians #1

BOOM! Studios has revealed a first look at The Magicians #1, the premiere issue of an all-new original five-issue series which reunites New York Times bestselling series creator Lev Grossman with award-winning writer Lilah Sturges and rising star artist Pius Bak for an all-new story in the world of The Magicians that features the first appearance of the next generation of magic practitioners, available on November 6, 2019.

Long after Quentin and his friends have graduated from Brakebills, Dean Fogg welcomes a historic new group of students to the school – the first ever class of hedge magicians, rogue practitioners of unsanctioned magic, invited to enroll at Brakebills. But the classical magicians aren’t too thrilled to have the rule-breaking outcasts in their hallowed halls, and tempers flare as the student bodies clash to prove their superiority – not realizing a new danger has emerged to threaten them all. The malevolence behind the threat at Brakebills will rock everyone to their cores – and even shock longtime fans of The Magicians!

The Magicians #1 features a main cover by artist Qistina Khalidah, along with the first in a series of tarot card variant covers by artist Alexa Sharpe, featuring a brand new magician as the Hierophant.

The Magicians #1

The Next Generation of Lev Grossman’s The Magicians Makes Their First Appearance in a Brand New Series

BOOM! Studios has announced The Magicians, an all-new original five-issue series in which New York Times bestselling series creator Lev Grossman returns with an all-new story in the world of The Magicians with award-winning writer Lilah Sturges and rising star artist Pius Bak that features the first appearance of the next generation of heroes and villains, available in November 6, 2019.

Long after Quentin and his friends have graduated from Brakebills, Dean Fogg welcomes a historic new group of students to the school – the first ever class of hedge magicians, rogue practitioners of unsanctioned magic, invited to enroll at Brakebills. But the traditional magicians aren’t too thrilled to have the rule-breaking outcasts in their hallowed halls, and tempers flare as the student bodies clash to prove their superiority – not realizing a new danger has emerged to threaten them all. The malevolence behind the threat at Brakebills will rock everyone to their cores – and even shock longtime fans of The Magicians!

The Magicians #1 features a main cover by acclaimed artist and illustrator Qistina Khalidah, along with the first in a series of tarot card variant covers by artist Alexa Sharpe, featuring a brand new magician as the Hierophant.

The Magicians #1

Your First Look at All-New Slayers in Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Chosen Ones #1

BOOM! Studios has revealed a first look at the oversized one-shot comic book, Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Chosen Ones #1, debuting on August 28, 2019.

Buffy Summers is the “Chosen One” who must defend Sunnydale from vampires, demons and those regular monsters called high schoolers…but she wasn’t the first. Now, through three all-new stories in this landmark one-shot, see the first full appearances of the Slayers made famous on special variants covers of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Writer Mairghread Scott and artist Ornella Savarese reveal the hidden origins of the Sunnydale Hellmouth in a story about a young Indigenous American woman at the turn of the 19th Century who finds out she is the Chosen One and makes a decision that changes the course of Slayer history forever! Celia Lowenthal tells the story of the young 14th-century Italian Slayer from her Buffy the Vampire Slayer #2 variant cover. And, from Alexa Sharpe, we discover the origins of the Slayer from the Buffy the Vampire Slayer #6 variant cover, in a story set in Napoleonic France.

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Chosen Ones #1 features a main cover by illustrator Evan Cagle, along with variant covers by artists Helen Yoon and Alexa Sharpe.

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Chosen Ones #1

Preview: Buffy The Vampire Slayer #6

Buffy The Vampire Slayer #6

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writer: Jordie Bellaire
Artist: David López
Colorist: Raúl Angulo
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Cover Artists:  
     Main Cover:
Marc Aspinall
     Spotlight Cover: Kevin Wada
     Chosen One Cover: Alexa Sharpe
     Preorder Cover: Becca Carey
     Incentive Cover: Ethan Young
Unlocked Human Variant: Miguel Mercado
Unlocked Vampire Variant: Miguel Mercado
Price: $3.99

Nothing will ever be the same after the attack on Xander. But with the Mistress Drusilla and Spike closer to opening the Hellmouth, Buffy is out of time to save her friend—and everyone else in Sunnydale!

Buffy The Vampire Slayer #6

All New Slayers Make First Appearance in Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Chosen Ones #1

BOOM! Studios has announced an oversized one-shot comic book Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Chosen Ones #1 that will debut on August 28, 2019.

Buffy Summers is the “Chosen One” who must defend Sunnydale from vampires, demons and those regular monsters called high schoolers…but she wasn’t the first. Now, discover the first full appearances of the Slayers from past eras first seen on special variants covers to Buffy the Vampire Slayer in this landmark one-shot.

In 18th century California, a young woman discovers she’s the Chosen One and changes the course of Slayer history forever, in a new story from writer Mairghread Scott and artist Ornella Savarese, that also reveals the hidden origins of the Hellmouth; the new Slayer first seen on the cover to Buffy the Vampire Slayer #2 comes to life in 14th century Italy from writer and artist Celia Lowenthal, and more.

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Chosen Ones #1 features a main cover by illustrator Evan Cagle, along with a variant cover by artist Helen Yoon featuring a Slayer from 16th century Marusthali, India and a cover by artist Alexa Sharpe.

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Convention season has kicked off! Who got to go to one this past weekend? Sound off as to your favorite convention below! While you think about that, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

The Comichron – February sales dip on lean new comics slate, but per-title sales improve; Marvel sees growth – For those interested in the horse race.

CNET – Captain Marvel’s early suit concepts are way different to the comic – This is cool to see.

Newsarama – Ezra Miller & Grant Morrison Writing New Flash Movie Script – Report – Well ok then.

Newsarama – David & Keown Called Back for One More Incredible Hulk Run – We’re intrigued.

The Beat – A Year of Free Comics: The Illustrated Short Horror Stories of Alexa Sharpe – Free comics!

The Beat – A Year of Free Comics: Rica March Explores the Fallacy of Good Capitalism – More free comics!

Review

The Beat – Urusei Yatsuri

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