Booma a komiks serial in the 1950s written by Mars Ravelo and illustrated by Elpidio Torres. Booma was set in the jungles sorrounding the ruins of ancient Burma. The lead character of the series was a lumbering, lovable giant named Booma. Although obviously influenced by Tarzan, Ravelo developed the storyline with a distinctive Filipino moral values.
A History of Komiks in the Philippines by Cynthia Arevalo, 1983 Philippines