BOOM! Studios bring the Smackdown on the road to San Diego
Day 3 of BOOM! Studios’ Road to San Diego brings the hurt with the announcement of WWE Smackdown Live #1. Current superstars face off against wrestling legends, and Becky Lynch prepares for the broadcast of Smackdown Live. Unexpected alliances are promised, along with feuds that will last a lifetime.
Like I’ve said before, wrestling is pretty much a love action comic book, so yeah, all of that tracks. Check out the details below.
Becky Lynch Stars in WWE SMACKDOWN LIVE #1 From BOOM! Studios
LOS ANGELES, CA (July 3, 2019) – BOOM! Studios is proud to continue The Road to San Diego, a ten-day spotlight on the most exciting comic book and graphic novel news in advance of Comic Con International in San Diego (July 17-21), with the announcement of the WWE SMACKDOWN LIVE #1. Written by Kevin Panetta (Bloom) with art by Kendall Goode (WWE), follow WWE Superstar, Becky Lynch, as she gets ready for the Friday night premiere of SmackDown Live in this special issue.
Join Lynch as she arrives at the arena and runs into The Brothers of Destruction (Undertaker and Kane), WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions The IIconics (Peyton Royce and Billie Kay), WWE Champion Kofi Kingston, WWE Superstar Roman Reigns, and many more. Behind the scenes, unexpected alliances are formed, lifelong enemies are made, and chaos ensues as Superstars erupt into a free-for-all centered around The Man herself.
WWE SMACKDOWN LIVE #1 features a main cover by artist Xermánico (Injustice:Gods Among Us).
“The Man is one of the most electrifying Superstars to hit the ropes, and what better way to begin a new era of SmackDown Live than with Becky Lynch in the lead?” said Chris Rosa, Editor, BOOM! Studios. “Current WWE Superstars collide with WWE Legends, who are all here for one of the biggest and most unpredictable nights that they’ll ever face in the ring.”
WWE Smackdown Live #1 will hit comic shops and digital retailers on October 2.