A Bloodthirsty Hunt for Revenge in New Printings of Cullen Bunn & Jonas Scharf’s BASILISK

Discover a Thrilling New Horror Series from the Creator of Cult Hit THE EMPTY MAN in October 2021

BOOM! Studios today announced that the first three issues of the highly acclaimed horror comic book series BASILISK will return with all new printings in October 2021, making the beginning of this brand new supernatural series available to dedicated fans and new readers.


To meet demand, BOOM! Studios announced BASILISK #1 Third Printing, BASILISK #2 Third Printing, and BASILISK #3 Second Printing, featuring brand new spot color variations of cover art by series artist Scharf, available on October 27, 2021.


BASILISK is an original supernatural horror series from New York Times bestselling writer Cullen Bunn (The Empty Man, Bone Parish), acclaimed artist Jonas Scharf (Avengers of the Wasteland), colorist Alex Guimarães, and letterer Ed Dukeshire, unleashing an epic tale of vengeance and survival as a monstrous threat ravages the countryside and the only ones who can stop it are mortal enemies.


“Cullen Bunn has proven himself a master of the horror genre with must-read hits like The Empty Man and his acclaimed series with Jonas Scharf, Bone Parish, so it comes as no surprise that their latest collaboration, BASILISK, has met with widespread acclaim and repeated sellouts!” said Filip Sablik, President, Publishing & Marketing, BOOM! Studios. “For everyone who’s been a long-time fan of well-crafted supernatural horror and for new readers who’re looking to discover the next hit supernatural franchise, a brand new limited run of collectible BASILISK issues #1-3 will be available in stores in October. . . just in time for Halloween.”


BASILISK is the newest release from BOOM! Studios’ eponymous imprint, home to critically acclaimed original series, including BRZRKR by Keanu Reeves, Matt Kindt, and Ron Garney; Proctor Valley Road by Grant Morrison, Alex Child, and Naomi Franquiz; We Only Find Them When They’re Dead by Al Ewing and Simone Di Meo; Seven Secrets by Tom Taylor and Daniele Di Nicuolo; Something is Killing the Children by James Tynion IV and Werther Dell’Edera; Once & Future by Kieron Gillen and Dan Mora; The Many Deaths of Laila Starr by Ram V and Filipe Andrade; and Eve by Victor LaValle and Jo Mi-Gyeong. The imprint also publishes popular licensed properties, including Dune: House Atreides from Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson, and Dev Pramanik; Mighty Morphin and Power Rangers from Ryan Parrott, Marco Renna, and Francesco Mortarino; and Magic from Jed McKay and Ig Guara.


Print copies of BASILISK #1-4 may be available exclusively at local comic book shops now (use comicshoplocator.com to find the nearest one) . Digital copies can be purchased from content providers like comiXology, iBooks, Google Play, and Madefire..


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