BOOM! Studios and WWE today announced that beginning this February their WWE comic will kick off a new storyline “revealing the truth behind the groundbreaking Women’s Evolution.” The storyline will focus on WWE Superstars Charlotte Flair, Sasha Banks, Becky Lynch, and Bayley. The creative team for this new storyline includes writer Dennis Hopeless, artist Serg Acuña, with cover art for issue #14 being handled by Dan Mora, in addition there will also be variant covers from Adam Riches, Dan Bayliss, and Brent Schoonover.
More information as well as cover art and video are below courtesy of their press release.
The Women’s Evolution Arrives in WWE #14 from BOOM! Studios
Discover the true story behind the rise of WWE Superstars Charlotte Flair, Sasha Banks, Becky Lynch, and Bayley beginning February 2018
BOOM! Studios and WWE today announced that February’s WWE #14 will kick off an all-new storyline revealing the truth behind the groundbreaking Women’s Evolution. The acclaimed team of writer Dennis Hopeless and artist Serg Acuña take readers on a journey to learn the truth behind the ascension of WWE Superstars Charlotte Flair, Sasha Banks, Becky Lynch, and Bayley as they transformed the face of sports entertainment.
The main cover for WWE #14 is illustrated by Dan Mora (Klaus, Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers), with variant covers by Adam Riches (Street Fighter X G.I. Joe), Brent Schoonover (Generations: Captain Marvel & Captain Mar-Vell), and Daniel Bayliss (Big Trouble in Little China/Escape from New York).
“It’s been amazing to watch women in WWE make history night after night over the past couple years, and we’re so excited to give the WWE Universe even more of the Women’s Evolution,” says Chris Rosa, Associate Editor, BOOM! Studios. “The team is ready to give fans a new look at the incredible moments and matches that have inspired so many.”
Fans can watch a special video message from WWE Superstar Becky Lynch, announcing this hotly anticipated new story, below:
Print copies of WWE #14 will be available for sale in February 2018 at local comic book shops (use comicshoplocator.com to find the nearest one) or at the BOOM! Studios webstore. Digital copies can be purchased from content providers, including comiXology, iBooks, Google Play, and the BOOM! Studios app.
BOOM! Studios launched its WWE line of comics in November 2016, drawing acclaim from critics and fans alike, with Bleacher Report recently declaring, “BOOM! Studios has clearly figured out the winning formula to melding the worlds of WWE and comic books.” The first graphic novel collection of the series, WWE Vol. 1: Redesign. Rebuild. Reclaim., was recently released in comic shops and bookstores worldwide.