The War for Cybertron Begins in IDW Publishing's August 2014 Solicitations

Wed, May 21st, 2014 at 4:58am PDT | Updated: May 21st, 2014 at 4:58am

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IDW Publishing has released solicitation information and images for new comics and products shipping in August 2014. When you're through checking out these solicitations for new releases, be sure to visit CBR's Independent Comics forum to discuss these titles and products with fellow readers and fans.

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Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland #1—GEM OF THE MONTH
Eric Shanower (w) • Gabriel Rodriguez (a & c)
An all-new, all-ages series full of magic and whimsy from award-winning creators Eric Shanower (Adventures in Oz) and Gabriel Rodriguez (Locke & Key)! Spinning out of Winsor McKay’s brilliant early 20th century strip, Little Nemo in Slumberland sees King Morpheus’ daughter, in the Royal Palace of Slumberland, select her next-playmate: Nemo! Only Nemo has no interest in being anyone’s playmate, dream or no dream!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland #1—Subscription Variant
Eric Shanower (w) • Gabriel Rodriguez (a) • Shanower (c)
Eisner-winning writer/artist and Nemo scribe Eric Shanower offers up this gorgeous variant cover only to early subscribers, dreamers, and visitors to Slumberland!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Written and featuring variant covers by Eisner-winner Eric Shanower!
• Gabriel Rodriguez’ follow-up to the acclaimed, award-winning Locke & Key!

Cerebus: High Society Digital Audio/Visual Experience—SPOTLIGHT
Dave Sim (w & a) • Sim & Gerhard (c)
It's Cerebus brought to life (again) by creator Dave Sim! Sim's masterwork Cerebus ran for 300 issues. Starting with issue #25, Cerebus got a taste of High Society, a storyline that concluded with issue #50, and which critics and readers alike recognize as the point at which Cerebus became a vehicle for political commentary. This DVD set contains the entire DIGITAL AUDIO/VISUAL EXPERIENCE of High Society presented in multi-media format, with Dave Sim reading every issue in character… including music and sound effects. Along with each issue's presentation is a section of full Editorial Comments, also read and "performed" by Sim. Originally brought to life through the magic of Kickstarter, the HIGH SOCIETY DIGITAL AUDIO/VISUAL EXPERIENCE is ready for the Cerebus fan in your life.
DVD SET • $39.99 • 7.5” x 5.5” • ISBN: 978-1-61377-969-9
• DVD collector’s set for High Society fans!
• Hear Dave Sim ‘perform’ his own work!

Walter Simonson’s Manhunter & Other Stories: Artist’s Edition HC—SPOTLIGHT
Archie Goodwin, Steve Gerber & more (w) • Walter Simonson (a & c)
Manhunter by Archie Goodwin and Walter Simonson was one of the most acclaimed series' of the 1970s, winning numerous awards along the way—not bad for a backup feature that only ran seven episodes! This Artist's Edition presents the original run of Manhunter, as well as a classic Batman story, Dr. Fate, Metal Men, and Captain Fear tales. A wealth of classic material by a classic artist, and with nearly every page shot from the gorgeous original art, courtesy of the Simonson's personal archives!
HC • BW • $95.00 net discount item • 176 Pages • 12” x 17” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-120-6
• What is an Artist’s Edition?
• AN ARTIST'S EDITION PRESENTS COMPLETE STORIES WITH EACH PAGE SCANNED FROM THE ACTUAL ORIGINAL ART.
• While appearing to be in black & white, each page has been scanned in COLOR to mimic as closely as possible the experience of viewing the actual original art—for example, you are able to clearly see paste-overs, blue pencils in the art, editorial notes, art corrections. Each page is printed the same size as drawn, and the paper selected is as close as possible to the original art board.
• Advance-solicited for September release!

V-Wars #5
Jonathan Maberry (w) • Alan Robinson (a) • Ryan Brown (c)
The Crimson Queen makes her first appearance and brings with her one of the most disturbing truths about the Vampire Wars: you can’t tell who is infected. The enemy might be right next to you. This is a war that will be fought everywhere- within the government, within communities, within families. And, no matter how it ends, The World. Is. Going. To. Bleed.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• By New York Times best-selling author, Jonathan Maberry!

V-Wars #5—Subscription Variant
Jonathan Maberry (w) • Alan Robinson (a) • Kevin Eastman (c)
For subscription customers only…a vampiric variant cover from TMNT co-creator Kevin Eastman!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Winterworld #3
Chuck Dixon (w) • Butch Guice (a & c)
Chuck Dixon and Butch Guice take you deeper into the next ice age as Scully and Wynn find a refuge of sorts in the last place on Earth that’s warm. It’s a communal paradise of farmers and fishermen who have made heaven from hell. But is all what it seems to be or, as Scully believes, is it way too good to be true?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Winterworld #3—Subscription Variant
Chuck Dixon (w) • Butch Guice (a) • Gerardo Zaffino (c)
For subscription customers only…a variant cover from the son of the late, great Jorge Zaffino, Gerardo Zaffino!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Written & co-created by Chuck Dixon (G.I. JOE, Batman, Nightwing)!
• Art by Butch Guice (Captain America, Birds of Prey, Action Comics)!

Silent Hill Downpour: Anne’s Story #1—SPOTLIGHT
Tom Waltz (w) • Tristan Jones (a & c)
IDW returns to Konami’s horror masterpiece! In the 2012 hit video game Silent Hill Downpour, players were introduced to Anne Marie Cunningham, the enigmatic prison officer bent on bloody revenge against the game’s main protagonist, Murphy Pendleton. Now, at last, fans can learn what horrors Anne faced during her fateful journey through Silent Hill’s fog-shrouded streets… and what led her to the terrifyingly cursed town in the first place.  Written by Tom Waltz (writer of Silent Hill: Sinner’s Reward, Silent Hill: Past Life and the Silent Hill Downpour video game), with artwork by Tristan Jones (Ghostbusters, Hoax Hunters).
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Silent Hill Downpour: Anne’s Story #1—Subscription Variant
Tom Waltz (w) • Tristan Jones (a) • Justin Randall (c)
For subscription customers only…a variant cover from Silent Hill: Sinner’s Reward cover artist Justin Randall!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Written by the co-writer of the Silent Hill Downpour videogame.
• Features popular characters from the video game, including Howard Blackwood, who also appears in Silent Hill: Past Life.

Borderlands: The Fall of Fyrestone #2
Mikey Neumann (w) • Agustin Padilla (a & c)
The adventure continues in part two of Borderlands: The Fall of Fyrestone! The Vault Hunters know that saving Fyrestone means a confrontation with Nine Toes. To succeed they’ll need to enlist the help of a reclusive, quirky blind man. Fan favorite TK Baha makes his comic debut! The action heats up and things get complicated for our heroes in the continuation of this four-part story! Claptrap and TK Baha in the same issue? It’s almost too much awesome to handle!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Borderlands: The Fall of Fyrestone #2—Subscription Variant
Mikey Neumann (w) • Agustin Padilla (a) • Sergio Davila (c)
For subscription customers only…a variant cover from Sergio Davila!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Written by original game writer, Mikey Neumann, with art by the fantastic Agustin Padilla – this is one Borderlands adventure you don’t want to miss!

Ghostbusters #19
Erik Burnham (w) • Dan Schoening (a & c)
Tiamat is too powerful to be destroyed and her growing interest with humanity promises unheard of catastrophe for the city, county, and state of New York if the Ghostbusters don't come up with a fix… and fast! But with all of their usual methods laughed off, will the team have to make a deal with devil to save the day? Find out in the penultimate installment of Mass Hysteria!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Ghostbusters #19—Subscription Variant
Erik Burnham (w) • Dan Schoening (a) • Tristan Jones (c)
For subscription customers only…another spooktacular variant cover from Tristan Jones!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Part 7 of the 30th Anniversary Celebration, Mass Hysteria!
• Variant Cover by Roberto Goiriz!

Ghostbusters, Vol. 8: Mass Hysteria, Pt. 1
Erik Burnham (w) • Dan Schoening (a & c)
A Ghostbusters 30th anniversary celebration that will shake the boys and girls in grey to their core! Gozer the Gozerian, the Destructor, was once drawn to Manhattan, but could not complete his work. That's the good news. The bad news is that he isn't the only god who has taken notice of Earth.
TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-079-7
• Collects issues #13–16.

Godzilla: Rulers of Earth #15
Chris Mowry (w) • Matt Frank (a) Paul Hanley (c)
MechaGodzilla madness abounds as a new villain makes his plan known! He seeks to raise the strongest of Godzilla’s. But what mystery allies will help him? The answer will shock you!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• An epic introduction to a fearsome foe!
• Variant Cover by Jeff Zornow!

Godzilla: Cataclysm #1 (of 5)—SPOTLIGHT
Cullen Bunn (w) • Dave Wachter (a & c)
Years have passed since the monster apocalypse nearly destroyed mankind. Now it is merely a distant, nightmarish memory for Hiroshi, an elder in one of the few remaining tribes of humans. Little does Hiroshi know that the apocalypse is not over, and that his memories of the past may yet save the future!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Godzilla: Cataclysm #1 (of 5)—Subscription Variant
Cullen Bunn (w) • Dave Wachter (a) • Bob Eggleton (c)
For subscription customers only…a variant cover from Bob Eggleton!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• From acclaimed writer Cullen Bunn! (The Sixth Gun, Venom)
• Amazing art from Russ Manning Award nominee Dave Wachter (Breath of Bones, Night of 1000 Wolves)!
• Variant Cover by Mehdi Cheggour!

Judge Dredd: Mega-City Two—SPOTLIGHT
Douglas Wolk (w) • Ulises Farinas (a & c)
Dredd heads Californee way! As part of a judicial exchange program, Dredd is sent packing to Mega-City Two, a sprawling city covering 5,000 square miles of the Californian West Coast and centered in what was once known as Los Angeles, where he soon discovers that they do things differently there.
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 152 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-080-3
• Judge Dredd visits Mega-City Two for the first time!
• The first comic written by acclaimed comic journalist Douglas Wolk!

Sinister Dexter
Dan Abnett (w) • Andy Clarke (a) • Antonio Fuso (c)
This is Downlode, a super-sized urban sprawl that used to be Western Europe, and these are the stories of Irishman Finnigan Sinister and his smooth comrade, Ramone Dexter. Killers for hire, the best gun-sharks money can buy. You pay, they slay.
TPB • FC • $24.99 • 172 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-038-4
• Collects all 7 issues of IDW’s run of the classic stories by Dan Abnett and Andy Clarke.

Rogue Trooper Classics #4 (of 12)
Gerry Finley-Day (w) • Dave Gibbons, Colin Wilson (a) • John McCrea (c)
Clone war! Nu-Earth, a planet ravaged by war, its atmosphere poisoned by chemical weapons. In this battle-scarred landscape, the Norts and Southers fight where only the Genetic Infantrymen can survive unaided. Rogue is one such soldier, and these are his tales... all in color for the very first time!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Rogue Trooper Classics #4—Subscription Variant
Gerry Finley-Day (w) • Dave Gibbons, Colin Wilson (a) • Gibbons (c)
For subscription customers only... a variant cover by Dave Gibbons!
• Art by Dave Gibbons, of Watchmen and Doctor Who fame!
• All-new covers by Eisner Award winner John McCrea!
• Enjoy the classic Rogue Trooper strips in color for the first time!

Judge Dredd: Anderson, Psi-Division #1—SPOTLIGHT
Matt Smith (w) • Carl Critchlow (a) • Matt Haley (c)
In an all-new adventure from Cassandra Anderson’s early days in the Mega-City One Psi-Division, writer Matt Smith and artist Carl Critchlow present “King of the Six Sectors.” It all starts with Anderson awaking from an unusually strong vision of an attack on the Megapolitan Museum showcasing Cursed Earth artifacts...
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Judge Dredd: Anderson, Psi-Division #1—Subscription Variant
Matt Smith (w) • Carl Critchlow (a) • Mimi Yoon (c)
For subscription customers only... a variant cover by Mimi Yoon!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Written by writer/Eagle-award-winning 2000 AD Editor Matt Smith (Judge Dredd: Year One)!
• Art by fantasy and science fiction artist Carl Critchlow (Judge Dredd, Magic the Gathering)!
• Variant Cover by Chris Weston!

Judge Dredd #22
Duane Swierczynski (w) • Nelson Daniel (a & c)
“Black Light District, part 1”—The area formerly known as Sector One has been sealed off from the rest of Mega-City One—locking the Dark Judges in, but also keeping most of the Justice Department out! The only man who can cross the border is Judge Dredd, so it’s up to him to single-handedly rescue the Chief Justice and the Council of Five, who are trapped inside and fighting for their survival. Meanwhile, there’s a new Acting Chief Justice, and he’s got a whole lot of “reform” in mind…
You’ve never seen Mega-City One like this before. Step inside before it’s too late…
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Judge Dredd #22—Subscription Variant
Duane Swierczynski (w) • Nelson Daniel (a) • Kelsey Shannon (c)
Kelsey Shannon up this striking variant cover for all early subscribers and non-perps alike.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• All-new four-part storyline! All new status quo for Mega-City One!

The Maxx: Maxximized #10
Sam Kieth, William Messner-Loebs (w) • Kieth (a & c)
Fairy Tale: As Julie is spring cleaning, Mr. Gone entertains us with a little child-like tale of Julie's traumatic up-bringing, and the little sickly rabbit that scrape, scrape, scrapes, which she keeps hidden under her bed. She learns lessons from her absentee father's denial, and her mother's unflinching willingness to face things that Julie (and Maxx) would rather avoid all together. 
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Featuring an all-new cover by Sam Kieth!

The Maxx: Maxximized #10—Subscription Variant
Sam Kieth, William Messner-Loebs (w) • Kieth (a & c)
For subscription customers only…a newly colored version of the original Maxx #10 cover by Sam Kieth!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Squidder #2
Ben Templesmith (w & a & c)
The Squidder steals back a slave for a local strong man, only to realize success with the job means upsetting the fragile balance of human power. With the aid of the very Squid cult he hates, he realizes there's a new game afoot and an old war still worth fighting, while more powerful eyes finally start to take notice.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Squidder #2—Subscription Variant
Ben Templesmith (w & a) • Menton3 (c)
Painter Menton3 provides this special variant cover available only for Squidder Legion members so enlist today!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• First new series written and illustrated by Ben Templesmith in years!
• Greyscale Variant Cover by Ben Templesmith!

Monster & Madman—CERTIFIED COOL
Steve Niles (w) • Damien Worm (a & c)
The year is 1888 and the area of the city known as Whitechapel is about to become a slaughterhouse. Eleven women will be murdered. Only five will be attributed to Jack the Ripper. Discover the secret history of the Ripper and the Frankenstein Monster!
TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-081-0
• “Dark, melancholic, gloriously illustrated, coloured, and scripted, if you are a fan of the ‘dark’ side of life, in all of it’s deliciously demonic and gruesomely gothic parts, then this is the book for you.” –Geeked Out Nation

Mars Attacks: First Born #4 (of 4)
Chris Ryall (w) • Sam Kieth (a & c)
The Martians have come to claim their own and won’t let any humans stand in the way! It’s live free or die time as Ryall and Kieth conclude their alien adventure!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Mars Attacks: First Born #4 (of 4)—Subscription Variant
Chris Ryall (w) • Sam Kieth (a) • Loston Wallace (c)
Loston Wallace continues his Wally Wood homage covers on this variant, available to all human subscribers to this series!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Cartoon Network: Super Secret Crisis War! #3 (of 6)
Louise Simonson (w) • Derek Charm (a & c)
Our heroes are trapped, but not for long! The League of Extraordinary Villains has underestimated Samurai Jack, Ben 10, The Powerpuff Girls and Dexter (oh, and Ed, Edd and Eddy!), and now they’re teaming up to get to the bottom of the League’s devious plan…
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Cartoon Network: Super Secret Crisis War! #3 (of 6)—Subscription Variant
Louise Simonson (w) • Derek Charm (a) • Troy Little (c)
A special connecting cover – collect all 6 subscription variant covers of Super Secret Crisis War, they make one HUGE image!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• All your favorite Cartoon Network characters in one epic six-issue mini-series!
• Variant Cover by Sean “Cheeks” Galloway!

Super Secret Crisis War!: The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy #1—SPOTLIGHT
Kate Leth, Louise Simonson (w) • Troy Little, Derek Charm (a) • Little (c)
A malfunctioning robot crash-lands in Billy and Mandy’s school! Billy wants to keep it, Mandy wants it out, and Grim is just confused. As the robot starts causing havoc, it’s up to our heroes (and Billy) to put an end to the mayhem!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Super Secret Crisis War!: The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy #1—Subscription Variant
Kate Leth, Louise Simonson (w) • Troy Little, Derek Charm (a) • Ethen Beavers (c)
A special connecting cover – collect all 5 subscription variant covers of Super Secret Crisis War One Shots, they make one HUGE image!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• The second of five one-shots tying directly into the Super Secret Crisis War!
• Variant Cover by Grim Adventures creator Maxwell Atoms!

Angry Birds Comics #3
Jeff Parker, Paul Tobin & Various (w) • Corrado Mastantuono & Various (a) • Cesar Ferioli (c)
A stick, a rubber band, some birds, a few pigs… what else do a pair of Eisner-nominated writers need to make comics fun again? YOU! Join us as we catapult into the third issue of Angry Birds Comics featuring brand new, fun-filled stories for kids of every age!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Number one best-selling iOS app of all time!
• Over 2 billion downloads. Yes, not a typo. 2 BILLION!

Angry Birds Comics #3—Subscription Variant
Jeff Parker (w) • Corrado Mastantuono & Various (a) • Jarod Gecek (c)
For subscription customers only…a Mars Attacks/Angry Birds mash-up variant by Jarrod Gecek!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Littlest Pet Shop #4 (of 5)
Georgia Ball (w) • Nico Peña, Antonio Campo (a) • Campo (c)
Blythe leaves the pets to watch over the shop while she takes Zoe to an audition for the starring role in a new television show, but when a mysterious package arrives at the Littlest Pet Shop the pets can’t resist opening it! What they find inside is a box full of trouble with no intentions of being put back! Plus, Blythe endures the embarrassment of attending a rock concert with *gasp* her dad!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Littlest Pet Shop #4 (of 5)—Subscription Variant
Georgia Ball (w) • Nico Peña, Antonio Campo (a) • Amy Mebberson (c)
For subscription customers only…a variant cover from My Little Pony artist, Amy Mebberson!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Brand-new stories featuring characters from the hit television series and toy line!
• Written by Georgia Ball (Strawberry Shortcake, My Little Pony)!

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #22
Ted Anderson (w) • Agnes Garbowska (a) • Garbowska, Zander Cannon (c)
Has Trixie been framed for stealing a diamond, or is she up to her old tricks? It’s a classic whodunit set in the hustle and bustle of Manehattan! Don’t miss the conclusion to this madcap caper!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• From the creative team of My Little Pony: Friends Forever #3!
• Variant Cover by Alison Blackwell!

My Little Pony: Friends Forever #8
Katie Cook (w) • Andy Price (a) • Amy Mebberson (c)
It’s road trip time with Applejack and Rarity! When the two friends discover they are headed to the same destination, they naturally decide to ride together. A seemingly easy trip turns disastrous when calamity upon calamity interrupts their journey! Will Applejack and Rarity’s friendship... or sanity... survive the trip?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

My Little Pony: Friends Forever #8—Subscription Variant 
Katie Cook (w) • Andy Price (a & c) 
For subscription customers only…a variant cover from Andy Price! 
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Another hilarious adventure from Cook and Price!

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, Vol. 1 HC
Katie Cook (w) • Andy Price (a & c)
The story that started the MLP comic book craze! Return to the first adventure in Ponyville in this special hardcover printing of the wildly-popular Friendship is Magic. Twilight Sparkle, Rainbow Dash, Rarity, Fluttershy, Pinkie Pie, Applejack, have to work together to find out why some town inhabitants are acting very, very strange! Can the Mane Six save their home and restore order to Equestria?
HC • FC • 136 Pages • 7" x 11" • $24.99 • 978-1-63140-088-9

Samurai Jack #11
Jim Zub (w) • Andy Suriano (a & c)
After the Threads of Time failed to return Jack back to the past, he searches for a new way to return to his rightful era. But will Jack be willing to risk his magical blade in order to open a new portal to the past?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Samurai Jack #11—Subscription Variant
Jim Zub (w) • Andy Suriano (a) • Genndy Tartakovsky (c)
For subscription customers only… a variant cover by Samurai Jack creator Genndy Tartakovsky!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• An epic tale that will explore Samurai Jack’s past like we’ve never seen before!
• Subscription variant cover by Show Creator Genndy Tartakovsky!

Popeye Classics #25
Bud Sagendorf (w & a & c)
We all know Popeye gets his strength from his beloved spinach, but what is this crazy "Shrink Weed" the one-eyed sailor ingests in the lead story? Plus another fun-filled Bud Sagendorf "Sherm" story—and MORE!
FC • 52 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: New Animated Adventures #14
Landry Walker (w) • Marcelo Ferreira (a) • Dario Brizuela (c)
Donatello has created a new scent in the hopes of getting April’s attention. Unfortunately it’s got the attention of all of the insects in New York City instead... including a swarm parasitic wasps! Will the Turtles be able to stop the insect hordes before everyone bug’s out?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Variant Cover by Paulina Ganucheau!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #37
Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) • Cory Smith (a) • Smith, Eastman (c)
From the start, two villains have dominated the Turtles’ lives: Shredder and Krang. Now, for the first time, they come face-to-face with each other in the present day! Will they be able to overcome their differences and join forces? It’s a very special stand-alone issue that guarantees some major surprises!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Guest art from Cory Smith (TMNT Villain Micro-Series: Karai)!
• Variant Cover by Mike Henderson!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time #3 (of 4)
Erik Burnham (w) • Ben Bates (a) • David Petersen (c)
The Turtles hit the high seas when they are dropped in the middle of a pirate battle! Little do they know that the true leader of the pirates is an enemy they are all too familiar with. Getting out of the time period alive will all depend on the quick wits of the Turtles’ captain... Michelangelo?!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time #3 (of 4)—Subscription Variant
Erik Burnham (w) • Ben Bates (a & c)
For subscription customers only…a variant cover from Ben Bates!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• The biggest adventure in all of time continues with art by Ben Bates (TMNT Villain Micro-Series: Bebop & Rocksteady)!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Secret History of the Foot Clan, Workprint Edition—CERTIFIED COOL
Mateus Santolouco, Erik Burnham (w) • Mateus Santolouco (a & c)
Experience the Turtles as never before! The complete Foot Clan mini-series has been laid out with each page of script on the left and the original scans of pen and ink artwork without word balloons presented on the right-hand side. Readers will be able to read the story and watch it brought to life before their eyes! This special collection also contains the complete TMNT: Secret History of the Foot Clan presented in the traditional, full color, final format.
HC • PC • $49.99 • 296 pages • 7” x 11” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-089-6
• This inaugural title in the Workprint Edition series offers a brand-new way to enjoy comics.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures, Vol. 8
Dean Clarrain (w) • Chris Allan (a) • Steve Lavigne (c)
The all-ages action continues in this collection of TMNT Adventures as the team heads to Japan! Enjoy classic tales like the three-part "Midnight Sun" and "Turning Japanese."
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 124 pages • 7” x 10.187” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-082-7
• Collects issues #28–31 of the Archie Comics series.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Works, Vol. 3
Peter Laird, Kevin Eastman, Eric Talbot (w) • Peter Laird, Kevin Eastman, Eric Talbot, Jim Lawson (a) • (c)
From the newly colorized Eastman & Laird original run made popular by Color Classics, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles issues #12, 14–15, 17, and 19–21 are collected here!
HC • FC • $49.99 • 276 pages • 9” x 12” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-083-4
• Reproduced in all-new full-color!

Transformers VS G.I. JOE #2
Tom Scioli & John Barber (w) • Scioli (a & c)
BOOTS ON THE GROUND! The war has begun—and no bars will be held! SCARLETT’s forces go head-to-head with MEGATRON’s hordes—and the most off-beat adventure in comic book history hits a new level of dangerous alliances, deadly invasions, and devastating betrayals!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers VS G.I. JOE #2—Subscription Variant
Tom Scioli & John Barber (w) • Scioli (a) • Ed Piskor (c)
For subscription customers only, a special variant cover by creator of Hip Hop Family Tree, Ed Piskor!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• The comic book event of the millennium!
• One world was never enough for this war!
• Cosmic action as you like it!
• Connecting Variant Cover by Tom Scioli

Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #32: Dawn of the Autobots
James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne (a & c)
SLAUGHTERHOUSE! The crew of the Lost Light are used to past decisions coming back to bite them, but nothing—not even an ULTRA MAGNUS-certified crash course in the law of unintended consequences—could have prepared them for the horrors of Sector 113. Be warned: this issue is not for the easily distressed—or the easily heartbroken. 
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #32: Dawn of the Autobots—Subscription Variant
James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne (a) • Nick Roche (c)
For subscription customers only, a special variant cover with art by Nick Roche!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• MEGATRON leads the AUTOBOTS into the gravest danger they’ve ever faced!
• What is the horror of Sector 113?
• Variant Cover by Casey Coller!

Transformers: Robots in Disguise #32: Dawn of the Autobots
John Barber (w) • Andrew Griffith (a & c)
AUTOBOTS VERSUS EARTH! OPTIMUS PRIME and the AUTOBOTS discover the humans’ secret—and they aren’t pleased with what they learn! Will the DECEPTICON’s alliance tear down the peace—and will the world learn the CYBERTRONIANs are back?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers: Robots in Disguise #32: Dawn of the Autobots—Subscription Variant
John Barber (w) • Andrew Griffith (a) • Casey W. Coller (c)
For subscription customers only, a special variant cover with art by Casey W. Coller!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• OPTIMUS PRIME versus GALVATRON!
• DEVASTATOR versus EVERYBODY!
• Earth will never be the same!
• Variant Cover by Casey Coller!

Transformers: Primacy #1—SPOTLIGHT
Chris Metzen & Flint Dille (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a, c)
THE WAR FOR CYBERTRON! Optimus Prime versus Megatron. Autobots versus Decepticons. At the dawn of the conflict, battle lines are drawn and sides are set… now legends will be made. The war that would define a planet begins in earnest—and its revelations will shake the TRANSFORMERS’ world to the core!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers: Primacy #1—Subscription Variant
Chris Metzen & Flint Dille (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a) • Sarah Stone (c)
For subscription customers only, a special variant cover with art by Sarah Stone!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• The end of the beginning!
• The final chapter of monumental Cybertron War trilogy!
• Written by World of Warcraft and Diablo’s Chris Metzen and the legendary Transformers writer Flint Dille!
• Variant Cover by Casey Coller!
• Art by fan-favorite Livio Ramondelli!

Transformers: IDW Collection Phase Two, Vol. 1
James Roberts, John Barber (w) • Nick Roche, Alex Milne, Andrew Griffith, Casey W. Coller, Livio Ramondelli (a) • Sarah Stone (c)
The war for CYBERTRON is over but BUMBLEBEE and his fellow AUTOBOTS struggle to maintain control of a world without OPTIMUS PRIME. The provisional government is struggling and PROWL will defend it against the DECEPTICONS at seemingly all costs. Meanwhile, HOT ROD and a group of AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS embark on an epic quest to the farthest reaches of the Universe.
HC • FC • $49.99 • 272 pages • 7” x 11” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-040-7
• Collects the one-shot Death of Optimus Prime, More Than Meets The Eye issues #1–5, and Robots in Disguise issues #1–6.

G.I. JOE: America's Elite, Disavowed, Vol. 4
Mike O'Sullivan, Mark Powers (w) • Tim Seeley, Javier Sicilia, Mike Bear (a) • S L Gallant (c)
A former teammate turned enemy seeks the answers for a past that is hidden from even himself, and the Baroness, one of the Cobra's most deadly members, is at large and visiting violent retribution on all her enemies.
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 136 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-078-0
• Collects issues #19–24 of G.I. JOE: America's Elite.

G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #205
Larry Hama (w) • S L Gallant (a & c)
Torpedo and his team race against the clock in the mountains of Olliestan, with Dr. Adele Burkhart in tow. Will they make it out in one piece or will the pursuing insurgents take down our Real American Heroes?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Sketch variant cover by Larry Hama!

24 #5
Ed Brisson (w) • Michael Gaydos (a) • Paul Shipper (c)
“Underground” comes to a fiery conclusion! With both the CIA and the Russian mafia hot on his heels, Jack Bauer must find a way to escape them and rescue his new “family” at the same time!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

24 #5—Subscription Variant
Ed Brisson (w) • Michael Gaydos (a) • photo (c)
For subscription customers only... a variant photo cover featuring Jack Bauer!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Written by Ed Brisson (Comeback, Secret Avengers)!
• Art by Eisner Award nominee Michael Gaydos (Alias)!

The X-Files: Season 10 #15
Joe Harris (w) • Matthew Dow Smith (a) • Francesco Francavilla (c)
Pilgrims, Part 5 of 5: Flying saucers, the Cigarette Smoking Man, the New Syndicate... this mind-blowing conclusion sets the agenda for the rest of Season 10. Don’t miss the series that Geeked Out Nation says holds “nearly as much quality and charm as its small screen predecessor ever did.”
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The X-Files: Season 10 #15—Subscription Variant
Joe Harris (w) • Matthew Dow Smith (a) • photo (c)
For subscription customers only... a photo variant cover!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Witness the strange return of fan-favorite character Alex Krycek!
• Variant Cover by Mark McHaley!

The X-Files: Year Zero #2 (of 5)
Karl Kesel (w) • Vic Malhotra, Greg Scott (a) • Carlos Valenzuela (c)
When a blue-collar worker from New Jersey passes prophetic messages to the FBI from a mysterious “Mr. Zero,” Mulder is convinced it is the same otherworldly entity that contacted the FBI through a suburban housewife in the 1940s. This similarly named “Mr. Xero” pointed the FBI toward many unusual cases, leading to the establishment of “the X-Files”!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The X-Files: Year Zero #2 (of 5)—Subscription Variant
Karl Kesel (w) • Vic Malhotra, Greg Scott (a) • Robert Hack (c)
For subscription customers only... a pulp novel variant cover by Robert Hack (Doctor Who)!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• At last, the true origin of The X-Files!
• Written by Karl Kesel (Fantastic Four, Superboy)!

Danger Girl: May Day #4 (of 4)
Andy Hartnell (w) • John Royle (a & c)
It’s the explosive conclusion to the most dangerous story of the year—the return of the traitorous Natalia Kassle! Recovered and resuscitated by the enigmatic April Mayday, will Natalia join forces with her to destroy the Danger Girls? And will Abbey be forced to cross over to the role of a villain? Find out in the concluding chapter of the latest and greatest Danger Girl series!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Danger Girl: May Day #4 (of 4)—Subscription Variant
Andy Hartnell (w) • John Royle (a & c)
For subscription customers only…a variant cover from interior artist John Royle!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Danger Girl: Back in Black
Andy Hartnell (w) • Nick Bradshaw (a) • J. Scott Campbell (c)
Abbey and Sydney Savage go undercover to infiltrate an all-girl biker gang after a powerful and mysterious Native American artifact is stolen. From the black hills of California to the white sands of Daytona Beach, the girls take a wild ride into the dangerous world of espionage, motorcycles, and black magic to track down the priceless item.
TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-075-9
• Long out of print, this is the first IDW Edition of this classic Danger Girl tale!

Star Trek #36
Mike Johnson (w) • Tony Shasteen (a & c)
The epic STAR TREK event of 2014 continues here, in Part 2 of "The Q Gambit"! Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the Enterprise are thrust into the future of their new timeline thanks to the mysterious being known as Q. But in this alternate reality, what has become of the space station once known as Deep Space Nine... and the man called Benjamin Sisko? Don't miss this all-new story developed in association with  STAR TREK writer/producer Roberto Orci!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• The Star Trek comic event of the year!
• The crew of the new films encounter Q!

Star Trek #36—Subscription Variant
Mike Johnson (w) • Joe Corroney (a) • Photo (c)
For subscription customers only…a photo variant cover featuring Q!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Star Trek: Harlan Ellison®’s City on the Edge of Forever #3 (of 5)
Harlan Ellison, Scott Tipton & David Tipton (w) • J.K. Woodward (a) • Juan Ortiz (c)
Harlan Ellison’s Hugo- and WGA Award-winning teleplay, visualized for the first time! Stranded in the past of old Earth, Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock search for the focal point that altered the timestream and changed everything about the universe they knew. And once they find her, they could find themselves foiled by a force even greater than the Guardians of Forever—love!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Star Trek: Harlan Ellison’s City on the Edge of Forever #3 (of 5)—Subscription Variant
Harlan Ellison, Scott Tipton & David Tipton (w) • J.K. Woodward (a) • Paul Shipper (c)
For subscribers and Federation members only, a special variant cover by painter Paul Shipper!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Star Trek: New Visions: Time’s Echo
John Byrne (writer, artist & photo-manipulation)
John Byrne continues his new Star Trek photonovel adventures! In “Core,” from the raging heart of the galaxy comes a message that summons the crew of the Starship: Enterprise on their most bizarre and dangerous mission. A message sent by their own captain… ten centuries earlier!
FC • 48 pages • $7.99 • ISBN: 978-1-63140-119-0

Kill Shakespeare: The Mask of Night #3 (of 4)
Anthony Del Col & Conor McCreery (w) • Andy Belanger (a & c)
Juliet, Hamlet and Captain Cesario must escape the clutches of mutinous Viola and her pirate crew or else face an even larger threat – the cannibal Lucius.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Kill Shakespeare: The Mask of Night #3 (of 4)—Subscription Variant
Anthony Del Col & Conor McCreery (w) • Andy Belanger (a) • J.K. Woodward (c)
For subscription customers only! A variant cover from J.K. Woodward, featured artist from the Kill Shakespeare game!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• An excellent companion piece to the new Kill Shakespeare board game released by IDW Games!

The Last Fall #2 (of 5)
Tom Waltz (w) • Casey Maloney (a & c)
IDW’s original sci-fi/military drama continues! Know your enemy! A top-secret recovery mission explodes into deadly betrayal and Marcus Fall finds himself battling for his life against a most unexpected foe.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• An all-new original sci-fi/military drama from the creative team behind the critically acclaimed Children of the Grave – fan-favorite writer Tom Waltz (TMNT) and artist Casey Maloney (Star Trek).

The Last Fall #2 (of 5)—Subscription Variant
Tom Waltz (w) • Casey Maloney (a) • Phil Hester (c)
For subscription customers only… a variant cover from fan-favorite Phil Hester!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Wonder Woman: The Complete Newspaper Comics—SPOTLIGHT
William Moulton Marston (w) • Harry G. Peters (a) • Pete Poplaski (c)
Just a few years after she burst into comic books, the world’s most famous female superhero starred in her own daily newspaper strip written and drawn by the same creative team that produced the comic book: William Moulton Marston and Harry G. Peters. It all starts on Paradise Island where Amazonian women rule supreme and no men are allowed. Led by Princess Diana, their way of life is about to change when Steve Trevor, a wounded American soldier, washes up on their shores. Soon, Diana—rechristened Wonder Woman—is off to America, where the saga continues!
HC • B&W • $49.99 • 196 pages • 11” x 8.5” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-028-5
• Collects the entire strip from May 1, 1944 until December 1, 1945.
• The entire original Wonder Woman newspaper strip, collected for the first time anywhere!

The Illegitimates
Taran Killam, Marc Andreyko (w) • Kevin Sharpe (a) • Jerry Ordway (c)
Jack Steele: World renowned agent of OLYMPUS, super-spy, debonair, lover of ladies, man-slut. While facing off with his arch-nemesis, Viktor Dannikor, Steele faces his biggest defeat, but who will take his place? Olympus scrambles to find not one, but FIVE newbie agents to fill the void and, unbeknownst to them, they share a common thread. Can these five strangers embrace their fates and come together to save the world? They are THE ILLEGITIMATES! And if you called them bastards... you'd be absolutely right!
HC • FC • $24.99 • 152 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-036-0
• “Killam knocks it out of the park with his first comic book. This is a really funny and fresh story that quickly raises above the parody some thought it would be.” –Comic Book Therapy

Star Slammers: Re-mastered! #6
Walter Simonson (w & a & c)
Continuing the re-colored and re-mastered classic, from the legendary Walter Simonson! The captured Star Slammer, Rojas, has broken free and is loose aboard the Starship Meredith. Let the dance begin.  
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Each page of art has been scanned from Simonson's personal archives to ensure the finest reproduction!
• Completely re-mastered and re-colored!

T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents Classics, Vol. 4
Steve Skeates, Manny Stallman, Ralph Reese (w) • Gil Kane, Paul Reinman, John Giunta, Chic Stone, Ogden Whitney, Dan Adkins, Wally Wood, Mike Sekowsky, Frank Giacoia, Manny Stallman, George Tuska (a) • Ryan Brown (c)
The original classic adventures of Dynamo, NoMan, Menthor, and more from T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents issue #11, NoMan #1–2, and Dynamo #3.
TPB • FC • $29.99 • 208 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-084-1
• Features the artwork of Wally Wood, Dan Adkins, Mike Sekowsky, Chic Stone, and more.

Magic: The Gathering, The Complete Collection Oversized Hardcover
Matt Forbeck, Jason Ciaramella (w) • Martín Cóccolo, Atilio Rojo, Jack Jadson, Chris Evenhuis (a) • N/A (c)
In search of greater knowledge and on the hunt for the people who destroyed his town, Dack Fayden is the greatest thief in the Multiverse. When he gets his hands on his latest prize though, he has no idea where it will lead him–or to whom!
HC • FC • $49.99 • 400 pages • 7” x 11” • ISBN: 978-1-61377-739-8
• Collects the first four volumes of IDW's Magic: The Gathering series.
• Comes poly-bagged with a random variant-art Magic: The Gathering Card!

Star Mage #5 (of 6)
JC De La Torre (w) • Franco Cespedes (a & c)
The Ghosts of the Past: Orasmas' terrible new weapon forces Arylos to make a tremendous sacrifice. Darien learns of the horrors in the Sarru Kishpu's past and Orasmas' wicked plan to destroy the empire.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• Star Mage has been called “Part Ender’s Game, part Last Starfighter, even part Star Wars.”

Haunted Horror #12
Various (w & a & c)
Pre-Code comic fans have been SCREAMING about Haunted Horror! Join these guys and ghouls in ordering the terrifyingly fun full-color comic reprinting the choicest banned comics from the 1950s--and  join the cult-like fiendishly friendly horde on the Horror Comics: 1950s and Beyond page on Facebook!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
7th Sword #4
John Raffo (w) • Iman Max (a) • Andrew Robinson (c)
As the students finish their training, Kathleen must develop a plan to take on the Warlord Kavanaugh and his army, but will she put her faith in a dangerous killing machine they've discovered or in the reluctant warrior, Daniel Cray and his deadly Malathane sword.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Doberman #2
Scott Marder, Rob Rosell, and Jack lambert (w) • Brandon McKinney (a) • Bernard Chang (c)
Frank Doberman rejoins the police force after years of exile, but instead of being top dog like in the old days, he finds hims himself starting over with a new uniform, new rules and regulations and a new partner.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
• The writing team behind It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia offer this action-packed take on the buddy cop comedy.

Blue Moon: From the Journals of Mama Mae and Leelee—SPOTLIGHT
Alicia Keys, Jessica Walton, Cheryl Abood, Victoria Racino (w) • Bento Box (a & c)
From the interactive story telling app The Journals of Mama Mae and LeeLee, Blue Moon is an inspirational and magical tale of discovery created by Grammy™ Award-winning artist Alicia Keys, and was inspired by her childhood relationship with her own grandmother.
Blue Moon introduces readers to young and imaginative LeeLee, who just moved to the big city, and her magical grandmother, Mama Mae. To help LeeLee adjust to her new home, Mama Mae tells her the story of Abey, a young Native American girl from the 17th century, and her adventurous yet magical evening when she too wasn't sure of her surroundings.
Filled with warmth, discovery, and powerful messages, Blue Moon provides a great example of overcoming fear and finding similarities in life despite differences of time or territory.
HC • FC • $15.99 • 42 pages • 11” x 11” • ISBN: 978-1-61377-789-3
• From the creative mind of 15-time Grammy Award winner Alicia Keys!
• Perfect companion to the interactive story-telling app The Journals of Mama Mae and LeeLee.

Airboy Archives, Vol. 2
Chuck Dixon (w) • Bo Hampton, Tom Lyle, Ron Randall, Attilio Micheluzzi, Dan Spiegle, Paul Gulacy, Tom Yeates, Mark Johnson, Graham Nolan (a) • Timothy Truman (c)
The adventures of Airboy, Valkyrie, and Skywolf continue. Collects the Eclipse Comics series issues #17–25, the first 3-issue Valkyrie mini-series, and all of the Skywolf backup stories.
TPB • FC • $29.99 • 292 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-010-0
• For the first time the complete series will be collected!

Complete Chester Gould’s Dick Tracy, Vol. 17
Chester Gould (w & a & c)
Chester Gould ups the ante in his assault on juvenile delinquency in the startling—and literally haunting—conclusion to the Flattop Jr. saga. Meanwhile, the squad room becomes co-ed when Lizz permanently joins the cast. Money remains the motivating factor for a new host of crazed villains, including the gymnastic murderesses, the Kitten Sisters; killer con men, the Clipso Brothers; two different spouse slayers; a notorious counterfeiter; and a “blind” drug pusher.
HC • B&W • $39.99 • 272 pages • 11” x 8.5” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-077-3
• Reprints strips from May 14, 1956 through December 14, 1957.

Skippy, Vol. 3: Complete Dailies 1931–1933
Percy Crosby (w & a & c)
This volume, reprinting all dailies from 1931-1933, brings us to some of Percy Crosby’s most inspired strips of Skippy’s long run. Bonus materials include many photographs and rare artwork from the collection of the cartoonist's daughter, Joan Crosby Tibbetts.
HC • PC • $49.99 • 340 pages • 9.5” x 8.5” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-020-9
• The Washington Times calls this series, “A scintillating collection of the greatest children’s comic strip ever.”
• The New York Journal of Books proclaims Skippy, “One of the great, lost classics of the newspaper age. The best. Simply the best.”

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