Meet the Punk Rock Witches of the BLACK CAT SOCIAL CLUB

Apr 03, 2023 Spotlight


Internationally renowned publisher Humanoids revealed today an exclusive first look at the rocking new graphic novel BLACK CAT SOCIAL CLUB from Annie Award-nominated writer Christopher Painter, highly acclaimed artist Bob Quinn, colorists Meg Casey and Fred C. Stresing, and letterer Hassan Otsmane-Elhaou, about a trio of punk rock witches who cast spells with their songs to battle corporate demon jerks, defeat rival witch bands, save the world, and get to the next gig, available in stores April 25. 


The BLACK CAT SOCIAL CLUB have been at this "band thing" for a while! But despite their kick-ass skills (and some enchanting spells), they’ve been struggling to get their big break. When a band member sells her soul to a demon for more magical power, they find out that their magical success may actually be a part of a demonic plan fueling the end of the world… 

If you've ever wished Josie and the Pussycats had more demons or Buffy was fronting a punk rock band, you've found your next favorite book in BLACK CAT SOCIAL CLUB.

Christopher Painter is a two-time Annie-nominated writer of films, television, games, and theme park experiences, including Disney’s Dreamlight Valley. He's worked for the Walt Disney Company, Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, Warner Bros., and MGM.

Bob Quinn used to make video games, now he writes and draws comics. He’s drawn titles including: Alligator Loki, Uncanny X-Men, Ms. Marvel, Red Sonja, and the Lone Ranger.

BLACK CAT SOCIAL CLUB will be available in bookstores everywhere ( on April 25th, 2023 and in comic shops ( on April 26, 2023. 
Digital copies can be purchased from comiXology and other digital platforms. 



HUMANOIDS is a global entertainment media company dedicated to bringing to life innovative and elevated content with stunning visuals. Grounded by a fiercely independent spirit, the company is passionate about creating content that explores the power of art beyond boundaries, while focusing on the imaginative depth of fandom. Headquartered in Los Angeles and led by CEO Fabrice Giger and Group COO Matthieu Coppet, Humanoids is a major content provider in the expansive entertainment industry, recognized for its multi-genre catalogue — from science-fiction, fantasy and thriller to comedy, adventure and children’s tales, including the bestselling science-fiction graphic novel of all time, The Incal, from the legendary Alejandro Jodorowsky and Mœbius. Above all else, creators have always been the heart of Humanoids as it continues to attract leading talents as collaborators and true auteurs of the iconic brand.