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Escape From New York #1

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Barreto
Cover Artists: Declan Shalvey (A/Main Cover) Tim Bradstreet (B/Main Cover) Riley Rossmo (C/Incentive Cover) Jay Shaw (D/Incentive Cover) Alice X. Zhang (E/Incentive Cover) Christian Dibari (Larry's Comics Exclusive Covers) Garry Brown (
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WHY WE LOVE IT: We can't get enough John Carpenter! It means so much to us to have brought Big Trouble in Little China to comics the right way. The response has been so strong that we knew we had to bring another Carpenter classic to comics in a style and approach that does Escape From New York justice.

WHY YOU'LL LOVE IT:
If you already love the Escape From New York
film, this is a no-brainer. But if Escape From New York is new to you, writer Christopher Sebela has been garnering high praise for his recent BOOM! Studios original Dead Letters, as well as for his Eisner Award-nominated original, High Crimes.

WHAT IT'S ABOUT:
The crime rate in the United States has risen 400 percent. After humiliating the President in front of the world and destroying America's one chance to end World War III, Snake Plissken has become America's Most Wanted man in a land of criminals and the insane. Everyone wants Snake dead. Luckily, Snake knows the feeling all too well. War hero. Outlaw. Renegade. Snake's back!

Publisher
: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: December 03, 2014 (Emerald City Comicon Cover
: March 27-29, 2015)
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99
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Escape From New York #2

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Barreto
Cover Artists: Declan Shalvey
(A/Main Cover) Riley Rossmo (B/Main Cover) Dan Panosian (C/Incentive Cover)

Description: Between the escalation of World War III and being Number One on America's most wanted list, Snake Plissken jumps borders and finds himself in the seceded nation of Florida. While he may have escaped the USPF, Snake finds himself in the middle of a whole new level of political corruption.


Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: January 07, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99 (Cover C: $9.99)

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Escape From New York #3

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Barreto
Cover Artists: Declan Shalvey (A/Main Cover) Riley Rossmo (B/Main Cover) Chris Visions (C/Incentive)

Description: Are you ready for… General Plissken? The independent state of Florida has forced Snake to train their troops for the inevitable war with the United States. But you know Snake, he's not exactly "Employee of the Year." He's just trying to find his freedom, and may anger two warring factions in the process!

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: February 04, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99 (Cover C: $9.99)

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Escape From New York #4

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Barreto
Cover Artists: Declan Shalvey (A/Main Cover) Riley Rossmo (B/Main Cover) John McCrea (C/Incentive Cover)

Description: As the USPF army comes down on the seceded nation of Florida, Snake is forced to take up arms for the twins. Little does he know that all is going according to plan. With an invasion in full swing, the end game is put into action. Time to ready the nukes.


Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: March 11, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99 (Cover C: $9.99)

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Escape From New York #5

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Barreto
Cover Artists: Mike Henderson (A/Main Cover) Robert Sammelin (B/Intermix Cover) Joseph Michael Linsner (C/Incentive Cover) 

Description: New story arc! The government throws Snake out of a plane and into the middle of a battle in Siberia, right back into the war he thought he'd left behind.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: April 08, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99 (Cover C: $9.99)

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Escape From New York #6

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Barreto
Cover Artists:
Mike Henderson (A/Main Cover) Robert Sammelin (B/Intermix Cover) Darick Robertson (C/Incentive Cover)

Description: As clashing forces fight for control over the Trans-Siberian railway, Snake learns things have not changed much since his first time as a soldier. With the ever-watching eye of a masked stranger upon him, Snake will discover that the past is never too far behind him.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: May 13, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99 (Cover C: $9.99)

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Escape From New York #7

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Barreto
Cover Artists:
Mike Henderson (A/Main Cover) Robert Sammelin (B/Intermix Cover) Mike Choi (C/Incentive Cover)

Description:
It's the return of an enemy from Snake's past! Unable to trust anyone, Snake must join the invasion of the Gulag with the 81st and keep an eye out for the person gunning for his life.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: June 17, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99 (Cover C: $9.99)

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Escape From New York #8

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Barreto
Cover Artists:
Mike Henderson (A/Main Cover) Robert Sammelin (B/Intermix Cover) Trevor Hairsine (C/Incentive Cover)

Description:
Snake's adventure in Siberia comes to a dramatic conclusion as he takes on the strange masked figure from his past.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: July 29, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99 (Cover C: $9.99)

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Escape From New York #9

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Maxim Simic
Cover Artists:
Jason Copland (A/Main Cover) Greg Smallwood (B/Incentive Cover)

Description: New story arc! Snake is hellbent on revenge and returns to where it all started—the New York City prison!

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: August 19, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99

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Escape From New York #10

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Maxim Simic
Cover Artists:
Jason Copland (A/Main Cover) Dan Panosian (B/Incentive Cover)

Description: Snake is back in New York and everyone wants to kill him!

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: September 16, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99

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Escape From New York #11

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Maxim Simic
Cover Artists:
Jason Copland (A/Main Cover) Ibrahim Moustafa (B/Incentive Cover)

Description:
When Snake is imprisoned, he comes face-to-face with The President for the first since the events of the film!

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: October 21, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99

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Escape From New York #12

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Maxim Simic
Cover Artists:
Jason Copland (A/Main Cover) Ibrahim Moustafa (B/Incentive Cover)

Description:
Snake gets trapped with the former President in a live interview.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: November 18, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99

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Escape From New York #13

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Maxim Simic
Cover Artist:
Jason Copland

Description:
It's been 12 years, and the government still won't leave Snake Plissken alone.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: December 23, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99

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Escape From New York #14

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Maxim Simic
Cover Artist:
Jason Copland

Description:
Snake prepares to defend his property from the government at any cost.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: January 20, 2016
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99

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Escape From New York #15

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Maxim Simic
Cover Artist:
Jason Copland

Description:
Snake's on the run with a ton of cash, but a member of his crew has sold them out.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: March 09, 2016
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99

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Escape From New York #16

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Maxim Simic
Cover Artist:
Jason Copland

Description:
Final issue! Snake's showdown with the U.S. government comes to an end in Ohio.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: April 06, 2016
Pages: 32
Price: $3.99

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Escape From New York Vol. 1 TP

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Barreto
Cover Artist: Tim Bradstreet

What's to Love: "I thought you were dead." "Call me Plissken!" We could seriously quote John Carpenter's gritty cult classic all day. Expanding Carpenter's world of Big Trouble in Little China in comics has been a dream, and now we're diving into the war-torn "future" of Escape from New York with the most reluctant anti-hero in action flicks, Snake Plissken!

What It Is: Snake Plissken is back! Picking up right at the end of the cult classic film, Snake heads south to get away from it all, but trouble follows him to Florida where a militant family leads an attempted secession from the rest of the U.S.! Collects issues #1-4.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: December 08, 2015
Pages: 128
Price: $14.99

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Escape From New York Vol. 2 TP

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Barreto
Cover Artist:
Mike Henderson

Description:
After making it out alive through the madhouse of Florida, Snake Plissken gets tossed out of a plane into a raging battlefield in Siberia. Continuing the story that picks up right where the classic film left off, writer Christopher Sebela (Welcome Back, High Crimes) and artist Diego Barreto (Irredeemable) drop the classic antihero into the middle of a brand-new Cold War. Collects issues #5-8.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: April 27, 2016
Pages: 128
Price: $16.99

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Escape From New York Vol. 3 TP

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist: Diego Barreto
Cover Artist:
Ibrahim Moustafa

Description:
After all the trouble of escaping New York, Snake Plissken will have to sneak back into the city to get revenge on the President. But new forces have gained power in Manhattan since Snake was last there, making this mission more dangerous than ever. Collects issues #9-12.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: August 09, 2016
Pages: 128
Price: $16.99

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Escape From New York Vol. 4 TP

Writer: Christopher Sebela
Artist:
Maxim Simic
Cover Artist:
Declan Shalvey with Jordie Bellaire

Description:
In the final story arc (collecting issues #13-16), Snake Plissken has gone into retirement, living on a small farm in Cleveland. But when the U.S. government forces him to once again become an outlaw, Snake plans to retaliate by stealing the U.S. Constitution!

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: December 27, 2016
Pages: 128
Price: $16.99

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Links
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Interviews
Christopher Sebela, Diego Barreto Talk 'Escape From New York' #1, Kurt Russell's Snake Plissken! [MStars Exclusive]
By Jorge Solis, Mstarz
SDCC: Sebela Attempts an "Escape From New York" at BOOM!
By TJ Dietch, Comic Book Resources
Sebela Plots Snake Plissken’s Tour of Post-Apocalyptic 1997 in “Escape from New York” [Interview]
By Matthew Meylikhov, Multiversity Comics

Christopher Sebela on BOOM! Studios' Escape From New York: "I'm Taking This Book One Dream Scenario At a Time"
By Russ Burlingame, Comic Book
Interview: Christopher Sebela Discusses ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK for BOOM! Studios By Mat 'Inferiorego' Elfring, Comic Vine

Return to 'Escape From New York': Christopher Sebella revives a cult classic [Interview] By Patrick A. Reed, Comics Alliance


Big Trouble In Little China/Escape From New York


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Big Trouble In Little China/Escape From New York #1 (of 6)

Writer: Greg Pak
Artist: Daniel Bayliss
Cover Artists: Daniel Bayliss (A/Main Cover) (B/Main Cover) Michael Allred (C/Subscription Cover) Michael Cho & Andy Belanger (D/East Vs. West/East Incentive Cover) (E/East Vs. West/West Incentive Cover) Oliver Barrett (F/Movie Poster Incentive Cover) Nick Robles (Loot Crate Exclusive Cover)

Description: "It's the mother of all crossovers as Jack Burton and Snake Plissken meet for the first ever anywhere! Done with director John Carpenter's complete blessing, witness this melee of the mullets as two cult classic characters made famous by actor Kurt Russell crossover in an improbable adventure.

As lightning cascades around Jack and his good ol' Pork-Chop Express, he finds himself transported and driving through the horrors of what seems to be the dystopian future of...Escape from New York. Snake Plissken catches wind of Jack and goes on the hunt to find who is trying to steal his identity. Prepare for the road trip of a lifetime, with Jack and Snake rumblin' down the streets of a dystopian future to find what craziness caused Jack to jump through worlds."

Written by Greg Pak (Totally Awesome Hulk, Action Comics) and illustrated by Russ Manning Award nominee Daniel Bayliss (Kennel Block Blues, Translucid)."

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: October 05, 2016
Pages: 32
Price:
$3.99 (Cover C/D: $6.99) (Cover F: $14.99)

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Big Trouble In Little China/Escape From New York #2 (of 6)


Writer: Greg Pak
Artist: Daniel Bayliss
Cover Artists: Daniel Bayliss (A/Main Cover)
Humberto Ramos (B/Subscription Cover)

Description:
Forced to share the wheel, Jack Burton and Snake Plissken must make the best of their unwanted companionship on the dystopian road trip of a lifetime. The mystery behind their meeting is revealed, with the return of some old enemies, and the unearthing a world shattering threat.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: November 02, 2016
Pages: 32
Price:
$3.99

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Big Trouble In Little China/Escape From New York #3 (of 6)


Writer: Greg Pak
Artist: Daniel Bayliss
Cover Artists: Daniel Bayliss (A/Main Cover) Eric Powell (B/Subscription Cover)

Description:
Snake and Jack must team up with their mortal enemies to face the endless threat of magic unleashed upon dystopian America.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: December 07, 2016
Pages: 32
Price:
$3.99

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Big Trouble In Little China/Escape From New York #4 (of 6)

Writer: Greg Pak
Artist: Daniel Bayliss
Cover Artists: Daniel Bayliss (A/Main Cover)
Felipe Massafera (B/Subscription Cover)

Description:
Snake and Jack go undercover to join David Lo Pan's army.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: January 04, 2017
Pages: 32
Price:
$3.99

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Big Trouble In Little China/Escape From New York #5 (of 6)


Writer: Greg Pak
Artist: Daniel Bayliss
Cover Artists: Daniel Bayliss (A/Main Cover)
Giuseppe Camuncoli (B/Subscription Cover)

Description:
As the United States is thrust into another war, Snake Plissken and Jack Burton must make friends with their greatest foes.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: February 01, 2017
Pages: 32
Price:
$3.99

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Big Trouble In Little China/Escape From New York #6 (of 6)


Writer: Greg Pak
Artist: Daniel Bayliss
Cover Artists: Daniel Bayliss (A/Main Cover)
Ryan Browne (B/Subscription Cover)

Description:
Final issue! As the President unleashes his endgame on the world, it will take every good and bad guy Snake and Jack can find to keep the pillars of heaven from crashing down.

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Release Date: March 01, 2017
Pages: 32
Price:
$3.99

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Interviews
Two Iconic Cult Characters That Look Exactly Alike Cross Over in BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA/ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK
By Chris Arrant, Newsarama

John Carpenter & Greg Pak On Big Trouble in Little China/Escape From New York By Bob Chipman, Screen Rant