Discover a Shocking Finale to the Fourth HOUSE OF SLAUGHTER Story Arc!

BOOM! Studios today revealed that HOUSE OF SLAUGHTER #20, the latest issue set in the world of the Eisner Award-winning hit series SOMETHING IS KILLING THE CHILDREN, has sold out at the distributor level!

From the minds of award-winning writer James Tynion IV (The Department of Truth, The Nice House on the Lake) and co-creator Werther Dell’Edera (Razorblades), written by Sam Johns (The Joker, The Backstagers), illustrated by highly acclaimed artist Letizia Cadonici (The Neighbors), colored by Francesco Segala, and lettered by AndWorld Design, comes a story arc finale of HOUSE OF SLAUGHTER spotlighting the White Masks. 

Bait and Nannette are cornered during the final hour, trapped in a veritable haunted house of monsters as Bait fights against impossible odds, even for him. And if help does come… what price will Bait have to pay for revealing the Order’s secrets?

In response to the overwhelming support from retailers and fans, BOOM! Studios has announced HOUSE OF SLAUGHTER #20 SECOND PRINTING (NOV237589) featuring cover art by series co-creator Werther Dell’Edera, available January 31, 2024.

HOUSE OF SLAUGHTER #20 brought fans and readers everywhere an explosive finale to the Alabaster story arc,” said Filip Sablik, President, Publishing & Sales, BOOM! Studios. “The Slaughterverse team of James, Werther, Sam, Letizia, Francesco, and AndWorld Design have continued to frighten us all and fans have demanded more!”

Something is Killing the Children is the bestselling Eisner Award and Ringo Award-winning hit series created by acclaimed comics writer James Tynion IV and illustrator Werther Dell’Edera. It has sold over one million copies worldwide, been nominated for the Harvey Awards, and garnered widespread critical acclaim. Readers and fans can find the first four volumes collecting the first twenty issues of the ongoing series in bookstores everywhere. 

HOUSE OF SLAUGHTER 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 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 HOUSE OF SLAUGHTER #20 FIRST PRINTING may be available in comic shops now. Digital copies can be purchased from content providers, including iBooks, Google Play, and Kindle. Copies of HOUSE OF SLAUGHTER VOL 1 – 3 SC are now wherever books are sold.