Your First Look at THE MANY DEATHS OF LAILA STARR #3 from BOOM! Studios

by stephengervais on May 28, 2021

“It’s funny as hell. All the right kind of Douglas Adams vibes.”—Brian Michael Bendis, Justice League

“It's beautiful and funny and full of style.”—Joshua Williamson, Nailbiter

“Ram V at his very, glorious best, and Filipe Andrade's artwork is stunning. Just an excellent, excellent book.”—Dan Watters, Coffin Bound

LOS ANGELES, CA (May 28, 2021) –  BOOM! Studios today revealed a first look at THE MANY DEATHS OF LAILA STARR #3, the third issue in a new original series from acclaimed comics creators Ram V (Swamp Thing, Blue in Green) and Filipe Andrade (Captain Marvel), with letterer AndWorld Design, that explores the fine line between living and dying in Mumbai through the lens of magical realism, available in June 2021.

More years have passed when Laila Starr, the now-mortal reincarnation of the avatar of Death, once again crosses paths with the future creator of immortality -- this time at a party where the young man will have a life-altering experience that will shape him for years to come. Will Laila change his path in this one night, or the other way around?

THE MANY DEATHS OF LAILA STARR #3 features main cover art by series artist Andrade and variant covers by superstar artists Dani (Abbott: 1973) and Mirka Andolfo (Mercy). 

THE MANY DEATHS OF LAILA STARR 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; Proctor Valley Road by Grant Morrison, Alex Child, and Naomi Franquiz; We Only Find Them When They’re Dead by Al Ewing and Simone Di Meo; Seven Secrets by Tom Taylor and Daniele Di Nicuolo; Something is Killing the Children by James Tynion IV and Werther Dell’Edera; Once & Future by Kieron Gillen and Dan Mora; Faithless by Brian Azzarello and Maria Llovet; Abbott by Saladin Ahmed and Sami Kivelä; and Eve by Victor LaValle and Jo Mi-Gyeong. The imprint also publishes popular licensed properties, including Dune: House Atreides from Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson, and Dev Pramanik; Mighty Morphin and Power Rangers from Ryan Parrott, Marco Renna, and Francesco Mortarino; and Magic from Jed MacKay and Ig Guara.

Print copies of THE MANY DEATHS OF LAILA STARR #3 will be available for sale on June 16, 2021 exclusively at local comic book shops (use 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 Kindle.  

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