William Gibson's "Archangel," New "Back to the Future" in IDW's May 2016 Solicitations

Wed, February 17th, 2016 at 6:00am PST

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CBR News Team, Editor
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IDW Publishing has released solicitation information and images for new comics and products shipping in May 2016. 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.

IDW Solicitations - Last Six Months

BttF TimelinesTPB cvrBack To The Future: Untold Tales and Alternate Timelines—SPOTLIGHT
Bob Gale, John Barber, Erik Burnham (w) • Brent Schoonover, Dan Schoening, Marcelo Ferreira, Chris Madden, Corin Howell, Alan Robinson (a) • Dan Schoening (c)
BTTF creator/screenwriter Bob Gale returns with all new tales from the twisting and turning timeline that made Back to the Future a, well.... TIMELESS pop-culture phenomenon! From the Old West forward to the 1980s, from the 21st Century back to the Jurassic Period... and every time in between... Doc, Marty, along with their friends and enemies, embark on time-space continuum adventures of epic proportions!
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 120 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-570-9
•"The stories nail the aesthetics of the film -- in terms of both look and narrative feel." -- BigComicPage.com

BttF TimelinesTPB cvrDirectTimelineBack To The Future: Untold Tales and Alternate Timelines—Direct Market Exclusive Edition
Bob Gale, John Barber, Erik Burnham (w) • Brent Schoonover, Dan Schoening, Marcelo Ferreira, Chris Madden, Corin Howell, Alan Robinson (a) • photo (c)
A Direct Market comic shop exclusive! A variant version of the trade paperback celebrating the 30th anniversary of Back to the Future, with a photo cover. Only one printing will be made of this book!
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 120 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-648-5

BttF Mock 02BACK TO THE FUTURE: OUTATIME DICE GAME
Get ready for fast-paced fun, 88 MPH fast, to be exact. Back To The Future: OUTATIME is a dice rolling, press-your-luck race to be the first to gain the 1.21 gigawatts needed to power your DeLorean! In a unique twist, your opponents will be able to use some or even all of your dice to power themselves up on your turn, so you'll have to decide when to play it safe and when to put the peddle to the metal in this lightning fast adventure!
UPC: 827714010268
Case Pack: 24
MSRP: $14.99
•Includes 54 cards, 7 custom dice, and a Back To The Future dice cup / game carrier
•15 minutes of dice-chucking fun!
•Plays with up to 6 players!

BttF CB01 cvrBack to the Future: Citizen Brown #1 (of 5)—SPOTLIGHT
Bob Gale, Erik Burnham (w) • Alan Robinson (a & c)
Time-travelling into comics directly out of Telltale's 2010 smash-hit episodic video game BACK TO THE FUTURE: THE GAME, adapted to comics at last! When an empty time-traveling DeLorean suddenly shows up in 1986, Marty McFly quickly learns that his friend Doctor Emmett "Doc" Brown is stranded in 1931 and possibly in mortal danger. Now it's up to Marty to return to the past to once again save Doc and the time-space continuum! But this time, will he be too late?
FC • 40 pages • $4.99

BttF CB01 cvrSUBBack to the Future: Citizen Brown #1 (of 5)—Subscription Variant
Bob Gale, Erik Burnham (w) • Alan Robinson (a) • Anthony Marques (c)
FC • 40 pages • $4.99
•Featuring the talents of Back to the Future co-creator Bob Gale, writer Erik Burnham (Ghostbusters, Back to the Future), and artist Alan Robinson (V-Wars, Back to the Future).
•Adapting the hit video game from writers Bob Gale, Michael Stemmie, Andy Hartzell and Jonathan Straw for the first time!
•Variant cover by Tom Whalen!

BttF08 cvrSUBBack to the Future #8: Continuum Conundrum Part 3
Bob Gale, John Barber (w) • Marcelo Ferreira (a & c)
THE CONTINUM CONUNDRUM part 3! Doc and Marty are on the run—but Doc can't remember what he's doing and Marty's just happy to be back in the time-traveling adventure... until things start to go very, very wrong! 
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Back to the Future #8: Continuum Conundrum Part 3—Subscription Variant
Bob Gale, John Barber (w) • Marcelo Ferreira (a) • Andrew Griffith (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

TMNT AA 10 cvrTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Amazing Adventures #10
Matt Manning, Caleb Goellner (w) • Chad Thomas, Ben Harvey (a) Jon Sommariva (c)
"The Frogs of War" Part 2! Napoleon's tribe have turned against him! Will the Turtles be able to save their surly friend before it's too late?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

TMNT AA 10 cvrSUBTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Amazing Adventures #10— Subscription Variant
Matt Manning, Caleb Goellner (w) • Chad Thomas, Ben Harvey (a) Jerry Gaylord (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

TMNT AA CAoneshot cvrTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Amazing Adventures: Carmelo Anthony Special—SPOTLIGHT
Matt Manning (w) • Chad Thomas (a) Jon Sommariva (c)
The Turtles meet NBA superstar Carmelo Anthony in this oversized special! When Carmelo is captured by the Foot Clan, it will be up to the Turtles to save him. But after Carmelo is mutated someone may have to save the Turtles instead!
FC • 40 pages • $5.99
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Amazing Adventures: Carmelo Anthony Special—Subscription Variant
Matt Manning (w) • Chad Thomas (a & c)
FC • 40 pages • $5.99

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TMNTMicroSeries cvr MOCKONLYTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Allies & Enemies
Mike Costa, Ben Epstein, Barbara Randall Kesel, Dustin Weaver, Joshua Williamson (w) • Mike Henderson, Marley Zarcone, Ben Bates (a) • Dave Wilkins (c)
The spotlight shines on some of the Turtles' best friends and fiercest enemies! These individual stories focus on Casey Jones, April O'Neil, Bepop & Rocksteady, and General Krang in the new Turtles world of the current ongoing series.
TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-613-3
•Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 releases June 3, 2016!

TMNTEnemies cvr MOCKONLYTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Enemies Old, Enemies New
Kevin Eastman, Tom Waltz (w) • Dan Duncan, Mateus Santolouco (a) • Dave Wilkins (c)
The Turtles learn the amazing story of their previous lives, and begin their journey as a true team of brothers! Meanwhile, Baxter Stockman unveils a deadly new strategy for capturing them, just as General Krang arrives in New York demanding results!
TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-614-0
•Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 releases June 3, 2016!

TMNT58 cvr MOCKONLYTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #58
Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) • Mateus Santolouco (a & c)
"Leatherhead" Part 3! A violent skirmish between different factions breaks out in the Technodrome! The Turtles will have to make a difficult decision if they are to save the Utroms race.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

TMNT58 cvrRI MOCKONLYTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #58—Subscription Variant
Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) • Mateus Santolouco (a) • Kevin Eastman (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•The conclusion to Leatherhead's debut storyline!
•Variant cover by Paolo Villanelli!

TMNT VOL14 CVRTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 14: Order From Chaos
Kevin Eastman, Tom Waltz (w) • Ken Garing, Michael Dialynas (a) • Michael Dialynas (c)
A new age begins for the TMNT. The epic events of the past have created new opportunities for the future... and new dangers. Will the family stay united in the face of a devastating new foe? Collects issues #51 -- 55.
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 132 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-612-6
•"The new course for the Turtles is set and I can't wait to read more." -- GeekedOutNation.com

GB Intl05 coverGhostbusters International #5
Erik Burnham (w) • Dan Schoening (a & c)
"VIVA LA LOUVRE." There's no such thing as a coincidence, and the open ectoplasmic hostility at the Louvre go a long way towards proving that point. Can the Ghostbusters fend off a spectral assault without damaging one of the greatest art depositories in the known world? Um... can we get back to you on that?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

GB Intl05 coverSUBGhostbusters International #5—Subscription Variant
Erik Burnham (w) • Dan Schoening (a) • Corin Howell (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

GODZILLA OB 03 cvrSUBGodzilla: Oblivion #3 (of 5)
Joshua Fialkov (w) • Brian Churilla (a & c)
A plan to rid our world of King Ghidorah backfires and the Earth faces certain calamity! A small piece of technology from another world may be the only hope of salvation.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Godzilla: Oblivion #3 (of 5)—Subscription Variant
Joshua Fialkov (w) • Brian Churilla (a) • James Stokoe (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Godzilla vs. Ghidorah!
•Variant cover by Tadd Galusha!

XFiles 02 cvrRI MOCKONLYXFiles 02 cvr MOCKONLYThe X-Files #2
Joe Harris (w) • Matthew Dow Smith (a) • menton3 (c)
THE X-FILES is back and bigger than ever! Now, with the participation of Chris Carter, IDW Publishing is proud to present the continuing adventures of iconic FBI Agents FOX MULDER and DANA SCULLY!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

XFiles 02 cvrSUB MOCKONLYThe X-Files #2—Photo Variant
Joe Harris (w) • Matthew Dow Smith (a) • photo (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Executive produced by The X-Files creator Chris Carter!
•Ask your retailer about the variant graphic cover!

Xfiles archivesII ccvrThe X-Files Archives, Vol. 2: Skin & Antibodies
Ben Mezrich, Kevin J. Anderson (w) • Michael Stribling (c)
The truth cannot be contained! But these two-book collections make it easier than ever to dive headfirst into the intrigue and mystery of The X-Files!
In SKIN by Ben Mezrich, NYC is gripped by fear as a skin "harvesting" accident by medical students leads Agents Mulder and Scully from the morgue to the headquarters of a biotech company and deep into the jungles of Thailand. Will they find the legendary "Skin-Eater"?
And in ANTIBODIES by Kevin J. Anderson, fire at a research lab leads Agents Mulder and Scully to a shadowy web of interests working at the forefront of modern medicine. How far will someone go to cure any disease, heal any wound, and unlock the secrets of immortality?
TPB • B&W • $14.99 • 326 pages • 6" x 9" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-617-1
•Keep the mystery alive with these X-FILES prose novels!

StarTrek57 coverStar Trek #57—Legacy of Spock, Part Three
Mike Johnson (w) • Tony Shasteen (a & c)
The special "Legacy of Spock" event continues here! As the future of New Vulcan hangs in the balance, the elder Spock finds himself a prisoner of the Romulan Empire! Don't miss this exciting chapter the in 50th Anniversary Celebration of the STAR TREK franchise!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

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StarTrek57 coverSUBStar Trek #57—Legacy of Spock, Part Three—Subscription Variant
Mike Johnson (w) • Tony Shasteen (a) • Angel Hernandez (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•See what happens to Leonard Nimoy's Spock after the events of the 2009 film!

ST newVisions11 coverStar Trek New Visions: Of Woman Born
John Byrne (w, photo-manipulation)
A god cannot die, and a story never truly ends. Dr. McCoy confronts Captain Kirk with a staggering discovery -- Lt. Carolyn Palamas is pregnant with the child of Apollo. Or is she? Find out in "Of Woman Born," courtesy of photomanipulator extraordinaire, John Byrne.
FC • 48 pages • $7.99

STNEWADVNV3TPB cvr1Star Trek: New Adventures, Vol. 3
Mike Johnson (w) • Erfan Fajar, Yasmin Liang, Joe Corroney (a) • John Watson (c)
After the events of Star Trek Into Darkness, the U.S.S. Enterprise embarks on a new five-year mission of exploration. Collects the stories "The Khitomer Conflict," "Parallel Lives," "I, Enterprise," and "Lost Apollo" from issues #25 -- 34 of the ongoing Star Trek series.
TPB • FC • $29.99 • 228 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-611-9
•"This comic series is nothing short of perfection when it comes to giving you more information to a story that you don't get to see on the big screen." -- Slug Magazine

ST MD03 coverA MOCKONLYStar Trek: Manifest Destiny #3 (of 4)
Mike Johnson & Ryan Parrott (w) • Angel Hernandez (a & c)
The 50th Anniversary Celebration of the STAR TREK franchise continues in this special event mini-series! It's Kirk and the crew vs. the Klingons in a battle unlike any you've seen before: aboard the Enterprise itself!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

ST MD03 coverSUB MOCKONLYStar Trek: Manifest Destiny #3 (of 4)—Subscription Variant
Mike Johnson & Ryan Parrott (w) • Angel Hernandez (a) • Tony Shasteen (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•The return of the Klingons as a major foe in the Trek universe!
•Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek and the upcoming blockbuster film with a stunning miniseries, from the talent that brought you Star Trek/Green Lantern and Star Trek: Starfleet Academy! 
•Variant cover by Stephen Mooney!

ST MD04 coverA MOCKONLYStar Trek: Manifest Destiny #4 (of 4)
Mike Johnson & Ryan Parrott (w) • Angel Hernandez (a & c)
The 50th Anniversary Celebration of the STAR TREK franchise continues in this special event mini-series! The fate of two civilizations comes down to the ultimate face-off between Captain Kirk and the Klingons!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

ST MD04 coverSUB MOCKONLYStar Trek: Manifest Destiny #4 (of 4)—Subscription Variant
Mike Johnson & Ryan Parrott (w) • Angel Hernandez (a) • Tony Shasteen (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Variant cover by Jen Bartel!

BrutalNature 01 cvrBrutal Nature #1 (of 4)—SPOTLIGHT
Luciano Saracino (w) • Ariel Olivetti (a & c)
A collection of masks transforms the young man known as Ich into innumerable different beasts and monsters. Using this ancient power, he embarks on a battle that pits the indigenous people of Colombia against the encroaching Spanish empire. But can one man hope to beat back the massive forces of the conquering Spaniards? Luciano Saracino and Ariel Olivetti (Venom: Space Knight) bring readers a stunningly illustrated story of beasts and men fighting for the soul of a nation!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

BrutalNature 01 cvrSUBBrutal Nature #1 (of 4)—Subscription Variant
Luciano Saracino (w) • Ariel Olivetti (a & c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•A beautifully painted story featuring art by comics superstar Ariel Olivetti!
•Check out the "character design variant" from creator Ariel Olivetti!

Archangel 01 cvrArchangel #1—GEM OF THE MONTH
William Gibson (w) • Butch Guice (a) • Tula Lotay (c)
Science Fiction Superstar William Gibson comes to comics! The U.S. political leaders of 2016 abandon the radioactive planet they've destroyed and harness the power of humanity's last hope: The Splitter, a colossal machine designed to manufacture a bright new reality for them to infiltrate and corrupt.
FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Archangel 01 cvrSUB bArchangel #1—Subscription Variant
William Gibson (w) • Butch Guice (a & c)
FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Archangel 01 cvrSUB aArchangel #1—European Theatre Variant
William Gibson (w) • Butch Guice (a) • Davide Fabbri (c)
FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Archangel 01 cvrSUB cArchangel #1—Paperback Variant
William Gibson (w) • Butch Guice (a) • James Biggie (c)
FC • 40 pages • $4.99
•William Gibson, author of Neuromancer and one of the most influential science fiction writers of the last 30 years, makes his comic book debut with this all-new, original story!
•Joining Mr. Gibson for this comic book event are fan-favorite artists Butch Guice (interiors) and Tula Lotay (covers)!
•If you try one new book this month...This. Is. It!

BiggestBang 01 cvrBiggest Bang #1 (of 4)—SPOTLIGHT
D.J. Kirkbride (w) • Vassilis Gogtzilas (a & c)
Born in the cataclysmic cosmic catastrophe known as "The Bigger Bang," Cosmos traversed the barren egg-lands in-between universes, discovered the wisdom of space whales, defeated intergalactic evil, and found love! Now a new threat presents itself, one the hero has never known... worship! What can he give those who would call him God? Intergalactic action and pataphysical philosophy return in THE BIGGEST BANG, the thrilling sequel to the mini-series Den of Geek called one of "the best comics of 2015"!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

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BiggestBang 01 cvrSUBBiggest Bang #1 (of 4)—Subscription Variant
D.J. Kirkbride (w) • Vassilis Gogtzilas (a & c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•The most unexpected indie series of 2015, now the most unexpected sequel of 2016!

SatFall01 coverSatellite Falling #1—SPOTLIGHT
Steve Horton (w) • Stephen Thompson (a & c)
A lone human survived the death of the one she loved, and escaped a
corrupt Earth. She now makes her way as a bounty hunter, on a satellite
full of aliens. But someone's about to turn her life upside down...
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

SatFall01 coverSUBSatellite Falling #1—Subscription Variant
Steve Horton (w) • Stephen Thompson (a) • PJ Holden (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•By Amala's Blade writer Steve Horton and Star Wars artist Stephen Thompson!
•Variant cover by Judge Dredd artist PJ Holden!
•For fans of space opera, crime fiction and lots of things exploding!

TF RiD53 cvrA MOCKONLYTransformers #53
John Barber (w) • Andrew Griffith (a & c)
ALL HAIL OPTIMUS part 4! It's all-out war as OPTIMUS PRIME's forces move on GALVATRON's DECEPTICONS—with Earth caught in the middle! Unusual alliances have formed... and secrets will be revealed.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

TF RiD53 cvrSUB MOCKONLYTransformers #53—Subscription Variant
John Barber (w) • Andrew Griffith (a) • Casey W. Coller (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•The best underwater fighting since Thunderball! But this time—they're giant metal aliens with lasers!
•GALVATRON's secret weapon comes alive!
•Variant cover by Priscilla Tramontano!

TF MTMTE 53 cvr MOCKONLYTransformers: More Than Meets the Eye #53
James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne (a & c)
THE DYING OF THE LIGHT part 4! Twilight's last gleaming! The end is nigh. No chance of escape. No last-minute reprieve. But nothing loosens the tongue like imminent death, and the crew of the Lost Light use their final hours to say what—until now—was unsayable.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #53—Subscription Variant
James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne (a) • Nick Roche (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Winner: Comic Alliance Best of 2015: Continues Excellence in Serial Comics!
•Winner: Comic Alliance Best of 2015: Outstanding Writer—James Roberts!
•Variant cover by Priscilla Tramontano!

TFSOTW 05 cvrATransformers: Sins of the Wreckers #5 (of 5)
Nick Roche (w & a & c)
THIS IS THE END! Will PROWL get his comeuppance? Will TARANTULAS conquer all? Will any of the WRECKERS survive? It's wreck and rule one last time, with everything on the line!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Transformers: Sins of the Wreckers #5 (of 5)—Subscription Variant
Nick Roche (w & a) • David Lafuente (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Variant cover by Guido Guidi!

TF ClassicCompendium V01 cvrTransformers Classics Compendium, Vol. 1
Bob Budiansky, Bill Mantlo, Ralph Macchio, Jim Salicrup, Len Kaminski, Steve Parkhouse (w) • Don Perlin, Jose Delbo, Frank Springer, Alan Kupperberg, William Johnson, Mike Manley, Ricardo Villamonte, Herb Trimpe, Graham Nolan, John Ridgway, Mike Collins (a) • Guido Guidi (c)
A huge compendium containing the first 50 issues of the classic Transformers comics series!
TPB • FC • $99.99 • 1148 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-398-9
•Over 1,000 pages!

TF MTMTE TPBv09 cvrTransformers: More Than Meets The Eye, Vol. 9
James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne, Brendan Cahill, Hayato Sakamoto (a) • Alex Milne (c)
OPTIMUS PRIME struggles to find his place on CYBERTRON where half the population hates him and the other half worships him. Meanwhile, on Earth, GALVATRON doesn't care what anybody thinks. Collects issues #45 -- 49.
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 132 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-615-7
•"This is the book that finds its way to the top of my pile each month and I am rarely disappointed, there just isn't anything else like it out there right now." -- BigGlasgowComic.com

GIJoeSF 04 coverRIGIJoeSF 04 coverStreet Fighter X G.I. JOE #4 (of 6)
Aubrey Sitterson (w) • Emilio Laiso (a) • Phil Jimenez (c)
The World Warrior Tournament enters the finals, and M. Bison will stop at nothing to be the last one standing! Can the Street Fighters and G.I. JOE stop the Shadaloo dictator before he takes the top spot?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

GIJoeSF 04 coverSUBStreet Fighter X G.I. JOE #4 (of 6)—Subscription Variant
Aubrey Sitterson (w) • Emilio Laiso (a) • Nelson Daniel (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Your favorite Street Fighter characters face off against G.I. JOE for the first time ever!
•8-bit Variant cover by Matthew Waite!

GIJoeRAH228 coverG.I. JOE: A Real American Hero #228: Cobra Nation, Part 3
Larry Hama (w) • S L Gallant (a & c)
Things have been quiet on the Cobra front, as far as G.I. JOE can tell... but that may just be because there's a snake in the grass on the homefront. Could there be a traitor within G.I. JOE's ranks?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

GIJoeRAH228 covSUBG.I. JOE: A Real American Hero #228: Cobra Nation, Part 3—Subscription Variant
Larry Hama (w) • S L Gallant (a) • Brian Shearer (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•COBRA NATION CONTINUES!

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GIJOE Complete vol09 cvrG.I. JOE: The Complete Collection, Vol. 9
Larry Hama (w) • Herb Trimpe, Marshall Rogers, Rod Whigham, Ron Wagner, Don Hudson (a) • N/A (c)
Presenting the full run of original G.I. JOE comics in proper reading order. Includes an introduction and issue notes by Mark W. Bellomo. Collects issues #77 -- 83 of A REAL AMERICAN HERO and issues #14 -- 19 of SPECIAL MISSIONS.
HC • FC • $49.99 • 356 pages • 7" x 11" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-607-2
•The in-depth look at Marvel's classic G.I. JOE run continues!

Micronauts01 cvrRI AMicronauts #2
Cullen Bunn (w) • David Baldeón (a) • J.H. Williams (c)
JOURNEY THROUGH MICROSPACE! The reign of BARON KARZA stretches through all of known space... but a small band of renegades have other ideas. Action like you've never seen before!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Micronauts01 cvrSUB AMicronauts #2—Subscription Variant
Cullen Bunn (w) • David Baldeón (a & c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Micronauts #2—Classic Action Figure Photo Variant
Cullen Bunn (w) • David Baldeón (a) • photo (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Micronauts #2—Fake Action Figure Photo Variant
Cullen Bunn (w) • David Baldeón (a) • Adam Riches (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•The all-new story of one of the most legendary teams in comics history!
•From the writer of Uncanny X-Men and the artist of Spider-Man: Web Warriors!
•Variant covers by Pat Broderick, and Gabriel Rodriguez!

MarsAttack Occ 03 CoverAMars Attacks: Occupation #3 (of 5)
John Layman (w) • Andy Kuhn (a) • John McCrea (c)
The Martians came. The Martians saw. The Martians conquered. Now the space invaders cruelly rule over humanity, which has no hope for liberation... until Ruby Johnson decided she had enough and started fighting back.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

MarsAttack Occ 03 CoverRIMars Attacks: Occupation #3 (of 5)—Ryan Brown Throwback Card Variant
John Layman (w) • Andy Kuhn (a) • Ryan Brown (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Mars Attacks is back, along with that pesky human writer, John Layman, too!
•Each issue will have a throwback card cover with all-new art by Ryan Brown, highlighting the glory days of the Martian Empire®!
•Ask your retailer about the glow-in-the-dark variant cover by Shaky Kane!

JudgeDredd MC006 cvrJudge Dredd #6
Ulises Fariñas & Erick Freitas (w) • Dan McDaid (a) • Ulises Fariñas (c)
Mega-City Zero, Part 6! Dredd ponders whether virtual crimes deserve real-world punishment when he discovers a cave full of disembodied brains in "#NotAllAndroids"!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Judge Dredd #6—Subscription Variant
Ulises Fariñas & Erick Freitas (w) • Dan McDaid (a) • Giannis Milonogiannis (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Variant cover by Giannis Milonogiannis (Prophet)!

JudgeDredd GreatestHitsJudge Dredd: Mega-City Two #1 IDW's Greatest Hits Edition
Douglas Wolk (w) • Ulises Fariñas (a & c)
Introducing IDW's Greatest Hits! One-dollar versions of key issues and launch-points from your favorite IDW books! This month, it's Judge Dredd: Mega-City Two #1! Revisit Judge Dredd's trip out West! Dredd is sent packing out to Mega-City Two, in what was once known as Los Angeles, where he soon discovers that they do things a little differently there...
FC • 32 pages • $1.00

HD02 CoverAHot Damn #2 (of 5)
Ryan Ferrier (w) • Valentin Ramon (a & c)
Fun with exorcisms! After ticking Satan right off, Teddy and his sponsor Costello hit the streets of Hell for a night of demonic debauchery and a slow, pukey crawl down memory lane. Meanwhile, up in Heaven, someone crapped in angel Adriel's corn flakes. Spoiler alert: It was God.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

HD02 CoverSubHot Damn #2 (of 5)—Subscription Variant
Ryan Ferrier (w) • Valentin Ramon (a & c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•The acclaimed creators of D4VE welcome you to Hell!

Ragnarok09 cvrRagnarök #9
Walter Simonson (w & a & c)
Amidst the smoking ruins of Asgard, the Black Elf assassin, Regn, stands ready to avenge his daughter's death by killing the God of Thunder, who may or may not hold the key to the resurrection of his dead child.
FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Ragnarok09 cvrSUBRagnarök #9—Subscription Variant
Walter Simonson (w & a) • Bill Sienkiewicz (c)
FC • 40 pages • $4.99
•Continuing Walter Simonson's masterpiece!
•Featuring a variant cover from Bill Sienkiewicz!

HeroComics TPB CVRHero Comics: A Hero Initiative Benefit Book—CERTIFIED COOL
Kurt Busiek, Howard Chaykin, Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth, John Layman, Dave Sim, Bill Willingham, and more (w) • Kaare Andrews, Howard Chaykin, Kevin Eastman, Rob Guillory, Gene Ha, Sam Kieth, Dave Sim, Ashley Wood, and more (a) • J. Scott Campbell (c)
The Hero Initiative provides help when comic book creators are in need, it's as simple as that. This volume presents an all-star line-up of incredible comic book talent who have come together, donating their time and considerable talents for a good cause. Now, you can do your part—buy this book and help the Hero Initiative continue its noble work!
Featuring dozens of great writers and artists, and many of your favorite series, like American Flagg!, Chew, The Maxx, Jon Sable, Red Star, as well as original concepts, as well as an astounding selection of short "Heroes In Action" stories by more than a dozen creators telling their own firsthand experiences with the Hero Initiative when they needed a helping hand, including Gene Colan, Stan Goldberg, Ralph Reese, and more.
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 128 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-608-9
•Gallery section showcases the work of J. Scott Campbell, Arthur Adams, Mark Schultz, Matt Wagner, Adam Hughes, Darwyn Cooke, and more!
•When you buy this book you will not only be getting great works by an amazing array of comics' best creators, you will be giving back to those creators you grew up on in their time of need!
Hunter S. Thompson's Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas #1—SPOTLIGHT
Troy Little (adaptation & c)
Troy Little's gonzo adaptation of Hunter Thompson's Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas is now available in an all-new format. Find out why GQ said "Little's cartoonish sensibilities make him the ideal artist to adapt Thompson's gonzo ur-text... perfectly portraying literature's most ridiculous road trip."
This comic book version is presented in black-and-white and at a slightly larger size than the full-color hardcover edition. Each issue also includes pages from Little's sketchbook and other behind-the-scenes information.
BW • 48 pages • $4.99

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FL 01 cvrmock mahfoodHunter S. Thompson's Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas #1—Subscription Variant
Troy Little (adaptation) • Jim Mahfood (c)
BW • 48 pages • $4.99
•"[Little's] talents make him perfectly comfortable with the elastic expressions required to recreate the exploits of Thompson and his companion, Dr. Gonzo, as they slingshot between mania, paranoia, rage, and despair... the graphic-novel aspect adds layers to Thompson's prose." — Quill & Quire (starred review)
•"Sheer expressiveness... captur[es] the sense of immediacy and paranoia that saturated the original's long, bad trip... it's a vivid insight into one of the most fascinatingly creative and unwaveringly troubled writers of his generation." — Publishers Weekly
•"Raoul Duke and his Samoan attorney, Dr. Gonzo, come screaming into Las Vegas, searching for the American dream, destined to find only its charred remains... [Troy] Little fits the sensibility of the original comfortably into comics form." — Booklist
•Want to read the entire adaptation? That version is available now!
Hunter S. Thompson's Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas: Signed & Limited Edition
Troy Little (adaptation & c)
A limited, signed version of Troy Little's mind-bending adaptation of Hunter S. Thompson's seminal work!
HC w/dust jacket • FC • $40.00 net price item • 176 pages • UPC: 827714010046
•Limited to 300 copies! Signed by artist Troy Little, with an exclusive dust jacket!

AtomicRobo TPB cvrAtomic Robo and the Ring of Fire—CERTIFIED COOL
Brian Clevinger (w) • Scott Wegener (a & c)
Tesladyne was seized by a top secret government agency and transformed into Task Force ULTRA to bring global super science firms under the direct control of the military industrial complex. Escaped Tesladyne scientists went underground and are hunting for Robo. Oh, and giant monsters are threatening to consume all life on Earth. Sure was a nice planet we had for a while there!
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 120 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-569-3
•"One of the most fun and easily read sci-fi adventures in comics today." -- ComicBuzz.com

DirkGently STS 04 cvr MOCKONLYDirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency: A Spoon Too Short #4 (of 5)
Arvind Ethan David (w) • Ilias Kyriazis (a & c)
A Spoon too Short sees Dirk Gently take on rhino poaching in Kenya and The Tribe Without Words, while confronting untold secrets from his childhood. The world's weirdest detective proves there is no such word as impossible in his dictionary!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

DirkGently STS 04 cvrSUB MOCKONLYDirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency: A Spoon Too Short #4 (of 5)—Subscription Variant
Arvind Ethan David (w) • Ilias Kyriazis (a) • Robert Hack (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•The star of two (almost three) beloved Douglas Adams novels comes to comics!
•Executive produced by the writer of the upcoming TV series, Max Landis (Chronicle and Superman: American Alien)!
•Variant covers by Robert Hack (Sabrina the Teenage Witch)!
•Ask your retailer about the travel poster variant cover by Brian Miller (The X-Files)!

LittleNemo DeluxeLittle Nemo In Slumberland Deluxe Edition—CERTIFIED COOL
Eric Shanower (w) • Gabriel Rodriguez (a & c)
The Eisner Award-winning tale by Eric Shanower and Gabriel Rodriguez is re-presented in a glorious deluxe, oversized package. This striking, all-ages collection includes the original four-issue series, plus never-before-seen pitch artwork from Shanower, and a detailed look at the process employed by Shanower, Rodriguez, and their editors to reinvent a celebrated property! Join Nemo as you Return to Slumberland for an experience like none other!
HC • FC • $39.99 • 156 pages • 8" x 12" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-574-7
•Eisner Award-winning series goes oversized and deluxe!
•EVERY copy will a tip-in plate, signed by Gabriel Rodriguez! Limited to the first printing only!

D D 02 cvrDungeons & Dragons #2 (of 5)
Jim Zub (w) • Nelson Daniel (a) • Max Dunbar (c)
LOST IN RAVENLOFT! Our intrepid heroes have been pulled into the realm of eternal night. With dark forces watching their every move and unknown horrors hunting for their blood, will our heroes endure?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

D D 02 cvrSUBDungeons & Dragons #2 (of 5)—Subscription Variant
Jim Zub (w) • Nelson Daniel (a & c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Jim Zub (Wayward, Samurai Jack) returns with a perfect jumping-on point, continuing the adventures of the team introduced in the hit Legends of Baldur's Gate!
•Ravenloft is a classic D&D adventure beloved by gaming fans being reintroduced for the 5th edition game system to much acclaim.

WE 04 CVR SUBWynonna Earp #4
Beau Smith (w) • Lora Innes (a & c)
An Ex-Black Badge Division scientist has gone rogue... and only Wynonna Earp can bring the mad scientist to justice before he turns a small town into his own personal zombie nightmare!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Wynonna Earp #4—Subscription Variant
Beau Smith (w) • Lora Innes (a) • Chris Evenhuis (c)
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WE 04 CVR PHOTOWynonna Earp #4—Photo Variant
Beau Smith (w) • Lora Innes (a) • Photo (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Look for the all-new television show premiering April 1st 2016 on SyFy!

Jem15 cvrA MOCKONLYJem and the Holograms #15
Kelly Thompson (w) • Sophie Campbell (a & c)
DARK JEM part 5 of 5! Silica's band The Sickness take over the Misfits' Tour—and the Holograms have to work with the Misfits to stop her! And just as things look hopeless, an unexpected guest shows up in appropriately dramatic fashion to help save the day... or maybe bask in their destruction!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Jem and the Holograms #15—Subscription Variant
Kelly Thompson (w) • Sophie Campbell (a) • Jen Bartel (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Winner: Comics Alliance Best of 2015: Character Redesign!
•Runner up: Comics Alliance Best of 2015: Breakthrough Talent of 2015—Sophie Campbell!
•Runner up: Comics Alliance Best of 2015: Best Comic for Teens!
•Runner up: Comics Alliance Best of 2015: Best First Issue!

SS02 CoverAStrawberry Shortcake #2
Georgia Ball (w) • Amy Mebberson (a & c)
Bake off! Strawberry made it through the regional cooking competition and is on her way to Big Apple City, but her struggle to win the prize is just getting started. Ruthless competitor, Steve Piemanne, has more tricks up his rolled-up sleeves planned to put the Purple Pie Shop on top.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Strawberry Shortcake #2—Quintype Subscription Variant
Georgia Ball (w) • Amy Mebberson (a) • Tina Francisco (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

SS02 CoverScentedStrawberry Shortcake #2—Scented Variant
Georgia Ball (w) • Amy Mebberson (a) • Nicoletta Baldari (c)
FC • 32 pages • $4.99
•Strawberry Shortcake is back!!
•The first five issues will each have a connected "quintype" subscription variant forming one big image, AND a special, scented variant cover!
•Classic variant cover by Nico Peña!

Skylanders SC HC cvrSkylanders: Secret Agent Secrets
Ron Marz, David A. Rodriguez (w) • Fico Ossio, Jack Lawrence (a) • Fico Ossio (c)
Secrets revealed! With the world crashing down around them, a new team of Skylanders called the Superchargers take center stage to try and stop an insidious evil poised to takes over all of Skylands! Who is this new malevolent force and what exactly do they have to do with the long missing Skylanders Elite Squad of Boomer, Voodood, and Ghost Roaster?! Another full-throttle, action-adventure Skylanders story is here!
HC • FC • $12.99 • 80 pages • 6" x 9" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-581-5
•Great All-Ages Fun!

MKC 01 cvr MOCKONLYDisney Magic Kingdom Comics #1 (of 2)—SPOTLIGHT
Carl Barks, Thad Komorowski (w) • Carl Barks, Al Hubbard, Victor "Vicar" Rios (a) • Massimo Fecchi (c)
IDW's Disneyland 60th anniversary anthology is here... collecting decades of Disney's park-themed adventure comics! Carl Barks' Scrooge McDuck travels from the Mark Twain Riverboat to a Beagle Boy battle; then Donald and Mickey investigate the strange disappearance of the Country Bear Jamboree!
FC • 64 pages • $6.99
Disney Magic Kingdom Comics #1 (of 2)—Subscription Variant
Carl Barks, Thad Komorowski (w) • Carl Barks, Al Hubbard, Victor "Vicar" Rios (a) • Carl Barks (c)
FC • 64 pages • $6.99
•It's the first Disneyland-themed anthology comic in 30 years—frontloaded with beloved Disney comics artists!
•Uncle Scrooge stars in "Fantastic River Race," a pre-Rosa "Life of Scrooge" adventure by Carl Barks!

Donald13 cvrSUB MOCKONLYDonald Duck #13
Lars Jensen, Dick Kinney (w) • Flemming Andersen, Al Hubbard (a) • Andrea Freccero (c)
"Goosebusters!" When lucky cousin Gladstone acquires a haunted English castle, will Donald exorcise the ghosts inside—or sneakily team up with them?
FC • 40 pages • $3.99
Donald Duck #13—Subscription Variant
Lars Jensen, Dick Kinney (w) • Flemming Andersen, Al Hubbard (a) • Silvio Camboni (c)
FC • 40 pages • $3.99
•Punk paranormalist Donald is back in the Tamers of Nonhuman Threats—courtesy of fan favorites Lars Jensen and Flemming Andersen!
•Continues this beloved series' legacy numbering at #380!
•40 action-packed pages for only $3.99!
•Check out the Grizzly River Run variant cover!

Mickey12 cvrSUB MOCKONLYMickey Mouse #12
Romano Scarpa (w & a) • Giorgio Cavazzano (c)
When manic mynah bird Ellsworth adopts bratty little Ellroy, Mickey lands up to his big ears in trouble! Introducing an outrageous new co-star from Mouse Maestro Romano Scarpa!
FC • 40 pages • $3.99
Mickey Mouse #12—Subscription Variant
Romano Scarpa (w & a) • Lucas Usai (c)
FC • 40 pages • $3.99
•Mickey's fans have spoken... you want more new-to-USA Romano Scarpa tales, and IDW delivers!
•Continues this beloved series' legacy numbering at #320!
•40 action-packed pages for only $3.99!
•Check out the Grizzly River Run variant cover!

Mickey HC01 cvrMickey Mouse: Timeless Tales, Vol. 1
Andrea "Casty" Castellan, Giorgio Cavazzano, Bill Wright, Paul Murry, Jonathan Gray (w & a) • Andrea "Casty" Castellan (c)
"Oh, fer gosh sakes!" IDW's first six issues of Mickey Mouse are gathered in a luxurious, collector's volume... including great works by Andrea "Casty" Castellan, Giorgio Cavazzano, Bill Wright—and sinful star turns by classic villains like the Phantom Blot, Pegleg Pete, and Professors Ecks and Doublex! With special extras for true Disney Comics aficionados, this Mickey compendium provides pages of history and excitement.
HC • FC • $29.99 • 260 pages • 7.25" x 10" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-580-8
•Beautiful hardcover perfect for Disney collectors!

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Scrooge14 cvrSUBUncle Scrooge #14
Francesco Artibani, Jonathan Gray (w) • Alessandro Perina, Al Hubbard (a) • Ulrich Schroeder (c)
"Scrooge's Last Adventure," Part 2 of 4! Is Magica De Spell a bad witch or a good witch? The Sorceress' Society has forced her to reform—right when Scrooge needs her magic at its blackest!
FC • 40 pages • $3.99
Uncle Scrooge #14—Subscription Variant
Francesco Artibani, Jonathan Gray (w) • Alessandro Perina, Al Hubbard (a) • Andrea Frecerro (c)
FC • 40 pages • $3.99
•"Scrooge's Last Adventure!" Our thrilling new story arc continues—teaming up all of Scrooge McDuck's most fiendish foes!
•Continues this beloved series' legacy numbering at #418!
•40 action-packed pages for only $3.99!
•Check out the Grizzly River Run variant cover!

WDCS 731 cvr MOCKONLYWalt Disney's Comics & Stories #731
Bruno Sarda, Stefan Petrucha (w) • Franco Valussi (a) • Massimo Fecchi (c)
"The Search for the Zodiac Stone," Part 11 of 12! Can Mickey Mouse keep Magica out of Scrooge's Money Bin? Then Goofy faces Westworld wannabes in "Why Robot?"
FC • 40 pages • $3.99
Walt Disney's Comics & Stories #731—Subscription Variant
Bruno Sarda, Stefan Petrucha (w) • Franco Valussi (a) • Alessandro Perina (c)
FC • 40 pages • $3.99
•Disney Comics' longest-ever serial, "The Search for the Zodiac Stone," approaches its pulse-pounding conclusion!
•40 action-packed pages for only $3.99!
•Check out the Grizzly River Run variant cover!

MLP42 coverMy Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #42
Katie Cook (w) • Andy Price (a & c)
Pinkie Pie decides to make her very own comic book! Pinkie's version of a comic book might just be a little bit different than what you're expecting!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

MLP42 coverSUBMy Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #42—Subscription Variant
Katie Cook (w) • Andy Price (a) • Sara Richard (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Enter the creative mind of Pinkie Pie...if you dare!
•Variant cover by Caytlin Vibrandy!

MyLittlePonyFF28 CVRA MOCKONLYMy Little Pony: Friends Forever #28
Jeremy Whitley (w) • Tony Fleecs (a & c)
The Cutie Mark Crusaders visit Canterlot. When their appointed guardian is summoned away, it's up to Princess Luna to watch over the precocious fillies. Luna can't be that bad with kids, right?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
My Little Pony: Friends Forever #28—Subscription Variant
Jeremy Whitley (w) • Tony Fleecs (a) • Sara Richard (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

mlp aif05 cvr HC previewsMy Little Pony: Adventures in Friendship, Vol. 5
Thom Zahler, Rob Anderson, Jeremy Whitley (w) • Thom Zahler, Amy Mebberson (a) • Sara Richard (c)
This volume of Adventures in Friendship collects two stories featuring Twilight Sparkle and Shining Armor. Then Shining Armor has an adventure with Prince Blueblood!
HC • FC • $12.99 • 76 pages • 6" x 9" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-610-2
•Great All-Ages Fun!

art of book cover A V1Angry Birds: The Art of the Angry Birds Movie—SPOTLIGHT
Jim Sorensen (w) • Various (a & c)
Angry Birds: The Art of The Angry Birds Movie takes you on a whirlwind tour of one of the most anticipated movies of 2016. With a vivid palette and larger-than-life characters, you'll see Red, Chuck, Bomb, Matilda, King Mudbeard, Terrance, Mighty Eagle, and the rest of the Angry Birds cast like never before. From the lush and vibrant Bird Village to the top of Eagle Mountain to the insanely industrial Piggy Island, this volume brings a host of witty and whimsical worlds to life. Peek behind the scenes to learn how the creators turned simple video-game sprites into fully-realized CGI movie stars. You won't want to miss out on Angry Birds: The Art of The Angry Birds Movie! 
HC • FC • $39.99 • 160 pages • 8" x 12" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-604-1
•Movie releases May 20, 2016!

ABs2 05 cvrAAngry Birds Comics #5
Janne Toriseva & Various (w) • Marco Gervasio (a) • Ciro Cangiolosi (c)
April showers bring May...Tsunamis!? When the Blues decide to perform a Sun Dance celebration, things go awry and what they get is more rain than Piggy Island can handle. Will the pigs help dry things out or see this as a chance to finally get their hooves on those precious eggs? We can't tell you here but the results are explosive!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

ABs2 05 cvrSubAngry Birds Comics #5—Subscription Variant
Janne Toriseva & Various (w) • Marco Gervasio (a) • Paco Rodriques (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•Another great Angry Birds comic, just in time for the launch of the new movie, in theatres this May!

Popeye 46 cvrRIPopeye 46 cvrPopeye Classics #46
Bud Sagendorf (w & a & c)
A special issue featuring two stories with everyone's favorite, Swee'pea! Plus you'll read the story "Mountain Magic" and also the wackiest O.G. Wotasnozzle comic yet. Wild stories, layouts and art in this issue, Sagendorf was on a spinach-fueled ROLL! 
FC • 32 pages • $4.99
•Variant cover by Jim Siergey!

WeirdLove 12 cvrWEIRD Love #12
Various (w & a) • Al Avison (c)
"Mexican Madness!" "I Was the Wholesome Type" "Backroads Romance!" "Marked Woman" "Clothes Make The Man—Run!" "Never Love a Man with a Harem!" Six bizarro comics in all! 
FC • 48 pages • $4.99

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WL 03 COVERWeird Love: I Joined A Teen-Age Sex Cult—CERTIFIED COOL
Various (w) • Bob Powell, Alice Kirkpatrick, Alberta Tewks, George Evans (a) • Bob Powell (c)
Deranged, outrageous, oddball, kitchy, crazy, depraved, and essential romance comics from the 1950s and '60s sure to blow your mind and bust your gut with laughter!
Read: "I Joined a Teenage Sex Cult," "Savage Love," "Men Were My Business," "Cracked Up," "Black Marketeer," "Call Me Wicked," "I Married A Maniac," "He Called Me Jail Bait," plus a sordid story of Clown Fetish: "The Love She Didn't Want!" and many more bizarro comics!
HC • FC • $29.99 • 160 pages • 7.5" x 9.75" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-616-4

DickTracy20 solicitThe Complete Chester Gould's Dick Tracy, Vol. 20: 1961 -- 1962
Chester Gould (w & a & c)
Dick Tracy embarks on a seven-month-long complicated manhunt when he relentlessly tracks the Brush and a million-dollar sack of cash—but with his foe on the lam without his trademark face wig, Tracy doesn't even know what the murderer looks like! The strip enters its fourth decade as Chester Gould also presents a poignant story that rivals the "Model" narrative, when Tracy has to protect Junior from disturbing news about an important figure from the boy's past. Included are all strips from February 20, 1961 through August 26, 1962.
HC • B&W • $39.99 • 280 pages • 11" x 8.5" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-605-8
•"One of the best things to happen to the comic market in the last few years was IDW's decision to publish The Complete Chester Gould's Dick Tracy."
 -- Scoop

AmazingForest05 cvr MOCKONLYAmazing Forest #5
Ulises Fariñas & Erick Freitas (w) • Jack Forbes, Teylor Smirl, Alison Wight, Edwin Vazquez (a) • Ulises Farinas (c)
Tales for the bold. Ideas for the strange. Ulises Fariñas, Erick Freitas, and a cavalcade of new talents bring to life amazing fantastical tales: Wish goblins! Rampaging robots! A melting snowman! And a villain that conquers the world!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

AmazingForest05 cvrSUB MOCKONLYAmazing Forest #5—Subscription Variant
Ulises Farinas & Erick Freitas (w) • Jack Forbes, Teylor Smirl, Alison Wight, Edwin Vazquez (a) • Steven Russell Black (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•32 pages of pure allegorical madness!

Maxx31 cvr MOCKONLYThe Maxx: Maxximized #31
Sam Kieth (w & a & c)
An unconscious Sara/Isz/Football/Fairy continues to befuddle Maxx, Julie, and Mark, so they throw her in the bathtub for safe keeping. Meanwhile, Magen explores her fascination with the taller older girl at School, which she secretly refers to as her Amazon Soccer Queen of Love!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
The Maxx: Maxximized #31—Subscription Variant
Sam Kieth (w & a & c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

OctoberFaction16 COVOctober Faction #16
Steve Niles (w) • Damien Worm (a & c)
Gristlewood is under siege, and the lives of the townspeople are at stake. Geoff, Vivian, and the entire Allan clan must do everything they can to stop the bloodsucker threat. While Geoff and Phil are reunited, Dante discovers the secret to Lucas' disappearance.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

OctoberFaction16 COVSUBOctober Faction #16—Subscription Variant
Steve Niles (w) • Damien Worm (a & c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

3Devils 03 cover MOCKONLY3 Devils #3 (of 4)
Bo Hampton (w & a & c)
The ex-slave and the gypsy girl are packing 19th-Century heat! Marcus and Tara are going after the vampire known as the White Man but make a stop at the Bent River Saloon before leaving town—a decision that may prove to be fatal! Blockbuster bar-room brawl action!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•A supernatural western from writer/artist Bo Hampton (New Mutants, Batman: Castle of the Bat)!

MarvelCovers KiethMarvel Covers: The Modern Era Artist's Edition: Sam Kieth Cover—SPOTLIGHT
Arthur Adams, J. Scott Campbell, Alan Davis, Jim Lee, Sam Kieth, Todd McFarlane, John Romita Jr., Joe Quesada, Marc Silvestri, and more (a) • Sam Kieth (c)
Volume two of Marvel Covers charts NEW territory—literally—featuring covers from the last 25 years! Included in this volume will be gorgeous selections by a vast array of talents as they interpret many of Marvel's most iconic characters and titles! Marvel Covers Artist's Edition Volume One was a smash hit, soon going into a second printing—don't be caught short on what will be one of the most exciting Artist's Editions of the year!
HC • FC • $75.00 net cost item • 144 pages • 12" x 17" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-646-1

MarvelCovers SpidermanMarvel Covers: The Modern Era Artist's Edition: Todd McFarlane Cover—SPOTLIGHT
Arthur Adams, J. Scott Campbell, Alan Davis, Jim Lee, Sam Kieth, Todd McFarlane, John Romita Jr., Joe Quesada, Marc Silvestri, and more (a) • Todd McFarlane (c)
HC • FC • $75.00 net cost item • 144 pages • 12" x 17" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-647-8
•Advance solicited for July release!
•Covers by industry legends Jim Lee, Todd McFarlane, Sam Kieth, Arthur Adams, J. Scott Campbell, Alan Davis, John Romita Jr., Joe Quesada, Marc Silvestri and more!

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Cigarette Girl CoverCigarette Girl—CERTIFIED COOL
Masahiko Matsumoto (w & a & c)
Welcome to the quiet, evocative urban dramas of Masahiko Matsumoto, one of the leading lights of the Japanese alternative-comics movement known as "gekiga." Originally published in 1974, these eleven stories now form the first English-language collection of Matsumoto's mature work. His shy, uncertain heroes face broken hearts, changing families, money troubles, sexual anxiety, and the pressures of tradition, but
with a whimsy and lightness of touch that is Matsumoto's trademark.
TP • BW • $24.99 • 264 pages • 5.1575" x 7.2835" • ISBN: 978-1-60309-382-8
•With a new introduction by Matsumoto's well-known colleague, the late Yoshihiro Tatsumi.

Jekyll Island CoverThe Jekyll Island Chronicles (Book One): A Machine Age War—CERTIFIED COOL
Steve Nedvidek, Ed Crowell, and Jack Lowe (w) • Moses Nester (a) • S.J. Miller (c)
At the beginning of the 1900's, 1/6th of the world's wealth vacationed in and around the tiny Georgia island of Jekyll.  Captains of Industry like Rockefeller, Vanderbilt, Morgan and Carnegie all called the Jekyll area home.  Using this place of grandeur and elegance as a backdrop, an alternate history is explored between the World Wars. A time of great social, political and technological upheaval. A time of ingenuity and anarchy. A time for some of the most brilliant, and horrible, minds of the 20th century to confront each other. And a time of great new heroes and fantastic new machines.
The Jekyll Island Chronicles: A Machine Age War is the first in a series of graphic novels. Part historical fact, part clockwork, and part diesel punk, they span an age of furious advancement in machine technology while exploring the span of man's soul -- whether evil or good.
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 160 pages • 6.875" x 10.435" • ISBN: 978-1-60309-388-0

Dieter LumpenThe Adventures of Dieter Lumpen—CERTIFIED COOL
Jorge Zentner (w) • Ruben Pellejero (a & c)
The first English translation of the entire Adventures of Dieter Lumpen series, the most famous work of the Angoulême award-winning team of Jorge Zentner and Rubén Pellejero!
Dieter Lumpen is a man of the world, an adventurer who wants no part of adventure. Nonetheless, he is swept along to exotic locations from Turkey to the Caribbean, from China to Venice. He is not quite so hard-boiled as the typical adventure hero. As written by Zentner, Dieter's irony is gentler, more subtle, more reflective, and more tongue-in-cheek than hard or bitter. Pellejero is quite simply one of Europe's top comics artists, who was chosen for the plum job to illustrate the new adventures of Hugo Pratt's Corto Maltese. Dieter Lumpen began in 1981 and continued until 1994.
This definitive omnibus collects all eight short stories and the three graphic novels with a foreword by Tim Sale.
TPB • FC • $49.99 • 264 pages • 8.5" x 11" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-606-5
•The complete series—including all three graphic novels—in one book.

AshleyWood HC cvrAshley Wood
Ashley Wood (a & c)
The entirety of the Ashley Wood portfolio comes to bookshelves with this massive collection of all things Wood. Revel in the rich and textured world of Wood among 600 pages of luscious artwork!
HC • FC • $75.00 • 600 pages • 12" x 12" • ISBN: 978-1-63140-618-8
•The most Ashley Wood artwork ever collected in one book! A must-have for fans!

InsufferableOtR 04 cvr MOCKONLYInsufferable: On the Road #4
Mark Waid (w) • Peter Krause (a & c)
At long last, our heroes have managed to corner the villain they've traveled around the world to find—but there's a larger scheme in play, and our boys are all out of resources!​
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

InsufferableOtR 04 cvrSUB MOCKONLYInsufferable: On the Road #4—Subscription Variant
Mark Waid (w) • Peter Krause (a) • Alison Sampson (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Insufferable TPB02 cvrInsufferable, Vol. 2
Mark Waid (w) • Peter Krause (a & c)
Nocturnus and Galahad—father and son—were once partners in crimefighting. But that was before Nocturnus withdrew into the anonymity behind the mask and Galahad became a celebrity-millionaire. Now, with every one of their old enemies gathered together to destroy them, they have no choice but to team up for one last case. Collects issues #5 -- 8.
TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-609-6
•"Mark Waid and Peter Krause have made Insufferable one of the most entertaining comic series in quite some time." -- WeTheNerdy.com

AwesomeKingdom MockAWESOME KINGDOM: MINES AND LABYRINTHS
Awesome Kingdom by Kevin Wilson (Descent, Arkham Horror, CHEW) is back and its TWICE as awesome as before! This completely stand-alone expansion contains TWO new dungeons, sending Heroes into either the Cretin's Labyrinth or the Mines of Murray. Featuring all new monsters, traps, and treasures, Awesome Kingdom: Mines And Labyrinths will test the powers of the Awesome Ocho like never before!
UPC: 827714010282
Case Pack: 12
MSRP: $29.99
•30-45 minutes of Awesome Adventure!
•2- 4 players
•Playable from ages 10+

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