Old Dog meets Blade Runner in a heart-wrenching new sci-fi series from BOOM! Studios
LOS ANGELES, CA (November 16, 2023) – BOOM! Studios today announced that LOTUS LAND #1 has sold out at the distributor level the week of release! Eisner-winning and Harvey-nominated writer and director Darcy Van Poelgeest (Little Bird) is joined by artist Caio Filipe (Stranger Things: Tales From Hawkins), colorist Patricio Delpeche (Angel), and letterer Nate Piekos of Blambot® (The Seasons Have Teeth) for a timely look at the human condition, set in a dystopic, cyberpunk future that’s as grounded as it is metaphysical. Welcome to LOTUS LAND, coming December 2023.
Vancouver, years from now. In a future painted with ultramodern decay, entropy has met its match in the Keeper Program, a breakthrough in cutting edge technologies that’s seemingly capable of miracles. When an attack on the mysterious program threatens the lives of everyone tied to it, retired detective Bennie Strikman is called out to investigate one last case…
In response to the overwhelming support from retailers and fans, BOOM! Studios has announced LOTUS LAND #1 SECOND PRINTING (OCT238020), featuring brand new cover art by series artist Caio Filipe with colors by Patricio Delpeche, available in stores December 13, 2023.
“The mysteries of the Keeper Program are only just beginning to unfold!” said Filip Sablik, President, Publishing & Sales, BOOM! Studios. “Darcy, Caio, Patricio, and Nate have created a curious and miraculous future in LOTUS LAND that has fans and readers anxious for more!”
LOTUS LAND 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; Something is Killing the Children by James Tynion IV and Werther Dell’Edera; Grim by Stephanie Phillips and Flaviano; Stuff of Nightmares by R.L. Stine and A.L. Kaplan; Damn Them All by Simon Spurrier and Charlie Adlard; Once Upon a Time at the End of the World by Jason Aaron, Alexandre Tefenkgi, Leila del Duca, and Nick Dragotta; Know Your Station by Sarah Gailey and Liana Kangas; A Vicious Circle by Mattson Tomlin and Lee Bermejo; The Neighbors by Jude Ellison S. Doyle and Letizia Cadonici; Ghostlore by Cullen Bunn and Leomacs; Sirens of the City by Joanne Starer and Khary Randolph; Coda by Simon Spurrier and Matías Bergara; Rare Flavours by Ram V and Filipe Andrade, and the upcoming Underheist by David and Maria Lapham. The imprint also publishes popular licensed properties, including Dune: House Harkonnen from Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson, and Michael Shelfer; Mighty Morphin Power Rangers by Melissa Flores and Simona Di Gianfelice; and The Expanse: Dragon Tooth by Andy Diggle and Rubine.
Print copies of LOTUS LAND #1 FIRST PRINTING may be available now in comic shops. Digital copies can be purchased from content providers, including comiXology, iBooks, Google Play, and Kindle.