Press Release

Evil Empire #2 Goes To Second Printing


BOOM! Studios, founded in 2005


From BOOM! Studios—


BOOM! Studios is thrilled to announce that EVIL EMPIRE #2, the hit series from Say Anything lead singer Max Bemis (POLARITY) and artist Ransom Getty (Guarding the Globe) that follows the making of a corrupt, immoral society, has sold out at the distributor level. The publisher has rushed to a second printing.

Comic book fans should bear in mind that first printings of EVIL EMPIRE #2 may still be found at the local comic shop nearest you. Not sure where to find your nearest comic retailer? Use or to find one!

“EVIL EMPIRE #2 reaching a second print is a special benchmark for a series that is garnering a ton of critical acclaim for us,” said BOOM! Studios Editor-in-Chief Matt Gagnon. “Max has created a charged and powerful story that asks the hard questions about morality and its place in politics. He gives us a view of how a society could crumble and how a true evil empire rises. What’s even more exciting? The story is barely getting started.”

In EVIL EMPIRE #2, the sands are shifting in America’s public consciousness. One action has torn the country apart in a debate over the meaning of right and wrong, and Reese is not about to stand by as the American people support the rantings of a mad man. But how far will people go to take a stand for what they believe in?

Praise for EVIL EMPIRE #2

“Max proved with POLARITY that he was an excellent writer…and he has hit it out of the park again with EVIL EMPIRE.” – TMStash

“…a Fight Club for the 21st Century—an insightful punk rock record distilled into comic book form…” – Big Comic Page

“The questions asked by EMPIRE are thought-provoking, interesting and leave me wanting more.” – Adventures In Poor Taste

EVIL EMPIRE #2 second print ships with a new cover by Andre De Freitas and carries a retail price of $3.99 with a Diamond Code of MAR148325. It is anticipated to be in stores on May 28.






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