This Wednesday, April 21st, BOOM! Studios is releasing the debut issue of THE MANY DEATHS OF LAILA STARR! A powerful new series for fans of The Wicked + The Divine and The Dreaming from Ram V (Justice League Dark) and Filipe Andrade (Captain Marvel) that explores the fine line between living and dying in Mumbai through the lens of magical realism.
Here’s a look at the covers, the storyline, and preview pages for this week’s new release from BOOM! Studios on New Comic Book Day! #NCBD
BOOM! STUDIOS COMICS
New Release for the week of April 21st, 2021
THE MANY DEATHS OF LAILA STARR #1 (of 5)
Cover A: Filipe Andrade
Cover B: David Mack (Death Foil Variant)
Cover C: Anand RK
Cover D: David Mack (Eternal Death Foil Virgin Variant)
Cover E: David Mack (Black Death Foil Virgin Variant)
Cover F: Anand RK (Virgin Variant)
With humanity on the verge of discovering immortality, the avatar of Death is fired and relegated to the world below to live out her now-finite days in the body of twenty-something Laila Starr in Mumbai.
Struggling with her new-found mortality, Laila has found a way to be placed in the time and place where the creator of immortality will be born…
But will Laila take her chance to permanently reverse the course of (future) history…or does a more shocking fate await her?
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BOOM! Studios was founded by Ross Richie in 2005 with the singular focus of creating world-class comic book and graphic novel storytelling for all audiences. Through the development of four distinct imprints—BOOM! Studios, BOOM! Box, KaBOOM!, and Archaia—BOOM! has produced award-winning original work, including Lumberjanes, The Woods, Giant Days, Klaus, and Mouse Guard, while also breaking new ground with established licenses such as WWE, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Cartoon Network, and The Jim Henson Company properties. BOOM! will also bring their original series to life through unique first-look relationships with 20th Century Fox for film and with 20th Television for the small screen. Please visit www.boom-studios.com for more information.