Diamond Comic Distributors has been named the exclusive distributor for BOOM! Entertainment to comic book specialty store markets worldwide.
Founded in 1995 by Ross Richie, BOOM! Studios publishes bestselling comic books and graphic novels with the industry’s top talent, including Mark Waid’s IRREDEEMABLE, PLANET OF THE APES, Clive Barker’s HELLRAISER, 28 DAYS LATER, and Philip K. Dick’s DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP?. BOOM!’s all ages imprint KaBOOM! publishes Charles Schulz’ PEANUTS, Jim Davis’ GARFIELD, Cartoon Network’s ADVENTURE TIME, Roger Langridge’s SNARKED, and Scholastic’s WORDGIRL. BOOM!’s lit comix-focused imprint, BOOM! Town, recently won the Eisner Award for its first book, Shannon Wheeler’s I THOUGHT YOU WOULD BE FUNNIER.
BOOM! titles will also be joining Diamond Digital, Diamond's upcoming initiative to sell digital comics through brick-and-mortar comic book specialty stores.