BOOM! gets an attitude with new series "WWE: Attitude Era"
The worlds of comics and professional wrestling aren’t that far apart: they have colorful casts of costumed characters, feature complex storytelling and ongoing plots, and both are linchpins and mainstays of popular culture. BOOM! Studios have announced WWE: Attitude Era, an upcoming series that will look at the some of the most popular figures in wrestling. With a star-studded lineup of creators at the helm, it’s an undertaking that is perfect for both fans of comics and the WWE. Check out the details below, including an extended preview.
Your First Look at WWE: ATTITUDE ERA #1
from BOOM! Studios
LOS ANGELES, CA (July 6, 2018) – BOOM! Studios today unveiled a first look at WWE: ATTITUDE ERA #1, an oversized special one shot available in August 2018 focusing on one of the most important eras in WWE history. Join Ryan Ferrier (Rocko’s Modern Life), Andy Belanger (Southern Cross), Aaron Gillespie (Green Lanterns), Julian May (WWE), Michel Mulipola (WWE: WrestleMania), Hyeonjin Kim (Sisters of Sorrow) and Kendall Goode (The Pride) for stories delving into the history of “Stone Cold” Steve Austin, the rivalry between the Brothers of Destruction, Undertaker and Kane, and DX’s infamous invasion of a competitor “down South”...
“ARE YOU READY?” asked Chris Rosa, Editor, BOOM! Studios. “If that battle cry makes you smile, then you’re going to love the stories in this anthology spotlighting the biggest stars and stories of the Attitude Era.”
WWE: ATTITUDE ERA #1 features a main cover by Rahzzah (Luke Cage), with a variant cover by Will Robson (X-Men: Blue) with colors by Jeremy Lawson.
WWE: Attitude Era #1 will hit comic shops and other retailers on August 1.