Posted by G-Man (40321 posts) - - Show Bio

Have you been checking out the recent PLANET OF THE APES comics from Boom! Studios? Corinna Bechko and Gabriel Hardman are back to bring a new series. If you haven't been reading them but love the movies, this is a good time to start. You'll be able to jump into this series even if you haven't read the previous ones.

Boom! Studios has given us an exclusive preview for the first issue of the new series, on sale next week, September 5.


Written by: Corinna Bechko, Gabriel Hardman

Art by: Damian Couceiro

Colors by: Darrin Moore

Covers by: Alex Ross, Gabriel Hardman, Joe Quinones, Phil Noto

BRAND-NEW SERIES! GREAT JUMPING-ON POINT FOR NEW READERS! Acclaimed writers Corinna Bechko (HEATHENTOWN, FEAR ITSELF: THE HOME FRONT) and Gabriel Hardman (HULK, AGENTS OF ATLAS) start a new chapter of the PLANET OF THE APES saga, launching the fan-favorite franchise into its most exciting era yet!

Eight years before astronaut George Taylor fell from the stars...the stars fell on the PLANET OF THE APES! Once the destroyer of human civilization, the Alpha-Omega bomb of yore has slept silent in the dark side of the moon. One mad monk seeks to wake the beast...and all of ape society is at risk. It’s a race against time as Doctor Zaius struggles to find an end to the madness that has engulfed all that he knows!
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#1 Posted by Decept-O (7863 posts) - - Show Bio

Looks great. I'm a POTA fan so its rather neat to see comics dealing with the franchise.

#2 Posted by feargalr (1243 posts) - - Show Bio

Cool. I love the POTA movies, but never read any of the comics, might check this out.

#3 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6958 posts) - - Show Bio

Oh this is too great for words to even describe. And Gabriel Hardman, what could be better?

#4 Posted by longbowhunter (8933 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm a moderate Apes fan. I heard really good things about the last series Hardman and his wife did. Like to pick that one up in trade before I check this out though.

#5 Posted by Inverno (13757 posts) - - Show Bio

This looks amazing. And this from a guy who don't like Planet of the Apes.

#6 Posted by feebadger (1592 posts) - - Show Bio

If it's good enough for Dr. Zaius, it's good enough for me.