September 2017 Solicitations: IDW Publishing

Star Wars Adventures #1—Cover A: Derek Charm—GEM OF THE MONTH

  • Cavan Scott  • Derek Charm (a) • Derek Charm (c)
  • Introducing an exciting new era in all-ages Star Wars comics! Each issue in this monthly series will feature two stories, starring your favorite Star Wars characters from all the films! This debut issue will reveal Rey’s early adventures on Jakku as well as a comical tale of clone catastrophe!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Star Wars Adventures #1—Cover B: Elsa Charretier

  • Cavan Scott  • Derek Charm (a) • Elsa Charretier (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • All-ages adventures featuring your favorite Star Wars characters by your favorite creators!
  • Variant covers by Eric Jones, Jon Sommariva, and Chris Samnee!

Star Wars Adventures #2—Cover A: Derek Charm—GEM OF THE MONTH

  • Cavan Scott  • Derek Charm (a) • Derek Charm (c)
  • Rey is forced to save the life of the unpleasant Unkar Plutt! Will she be able to outwit the off-worlders who have captured him?
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Star Wars Adventures #2—Cover B: Elsa Charretier

  • Cavan Scott  • Derek Charm (a) • Elsa Charretier (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • The perfect way to bring young readers to both Star Wars and books!
  • Fun and entertaining stories for fans of all ages that are both canon AND accessible!
  • Variant covers by Tim Levins and Chris Samnee!

Uncle Scrooge #30—Cover A: Giorgio Cavazzano

  • Carlo Chendi, Daan Jippes, Jonathan Gray  • Giorgio Cavazzano, Daan Jippes (a) • Giorgio Cavazzano (c)
  • “The Tourist at the End of the Universe!” O.K. Quack may look like a normal Duckburgian to Scrooge McDuck—but he’s really a spaceman whose shrunken ship is lost in Scrooge’s Money Bin!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Uncle Scrooge #30—Cover B: Ulrich Schroeder

  • Carlo Chendi, Daan Jippes, Jonathan Gray  • Giorgio Cavazzano, Daan Jippes (a) • Ulrich Schroeder (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Continues this beloved series’ legacy numbering at #434!
  • Introducing interstellar quacker O.K. Quack for the first time in the USA—and featuring a backup tale by legendary Duck Man Daan Jippes!
  • Variant cover by Marco Mazzarello!

Duck Avenger New Adventures, Book 2

  • Rodolfo Cimino, Giorgio Cavazzano, Jonathan H. Gray (w & a) • Claudio Sciarrone (c)
  • The world’s most famous duck, as you’ve never seen him before! Join Donald Duck’s super-hero alter ego in exciting sci-fi adventures! The quest goes on for Donald as Duck Avenger–in the new-to-USA sci-fi tales that fans want most, with alien hordes, mad supercomputers, and vengeful reporter Angus Fangus aboard! Even with help from galactic warrior Xadhoom and cunning Lyla Lee, Donald’s in way over his head… and that’s just where we want him!
  • Collects issues #3–5.
  • TPB • FC • $24.99 • 216 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-981-3
  • “One of the very best of the ‘90s superhero series…” — Bleeding Cool
  • Advance solicited for October release!

DuckTales #1— Cover A: Marco Ghiglione —SPOTLIGHT

  • Joe Caramagna  • Luca Usai, Gianfranco Florio (a) • Marco Ghiglione (c)
  • Woo-oo! In “The Great Experiment of the Washing Machine,” Donald and the Nephews visit a top-secret lab, chock-full of crazy inventions to make life easier… but might make them SHORTER, instead! And then, learn “The Chilling Secret of the Lighthouse!”
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

DuckTales #1— Cover B: Marco Ghiglione

  • Joe Caramagna  • Luca Usai, Gianfranco Florio (a) • Marco Ghiglione (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • The Ducks are back! Join Uncle Scrooge, Donald, the Nephews (Huey, Dewey and Louie!) and their friends for wacky, quacky adventures based on the new animated series!
  • Duck Tales season one is coming this year and season two has already been greenlit!
  • All-new ongoing series following July’s zero issue!
  • Blueprint character-focused variant cover!

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #58—Cover A: Agnes Garbowska

  • Thom Zahler  • Agnes Garbowska (a & c)
  • Following the notes of Mage Meadowbrook, Fluttershy and Twilight Sparkle search for an elusive flower that could possibly cure any ailment! But as the search turns into an obsession, Twilight risks losing the flower forever!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #58—Cover B: Sara Richard

  • Thom Zahler  • Agnes Garbowska (a) • Sara Richard (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • New characters and new adventures!
  • Variant cover by Thom Zahler!

My Little Pony: Legends of Magic #6—Cover A: Brenda Hickey

  • Jeremy Whitley  • Brenda Hickey (a & c)
  • The famous healer Mage Meadowbrook comes to an abandoned village. A search for the town’s residents will reveal a terrible affliction that may be incurable unless Mage can think quick!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

My Little Pony: Legends of Magic #6—Cover B: Zachery Sterling

  • Jeremy Whitley  • Brenda Hickey (a) • Zachery Sterling (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • The last of the legendary ponies is revealed… but what comes next?!
  • Variant cover by Abigail Starling!

My Little Pony: The Movie Prequel #4—Cover A: Andy Price

  • Ted Anderson  • Andy Price (a & c)
  • The final Prequel issue hits featuring the most mysterious new enemy the Ponies have faced yet! The exciting caper that leads to the upcoming movie comes to a surprising conclusion!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

My Little Pony: The Movie Prequel #4—Cover B: Tony Fleecs

  • Ted Anderson  • Andy Price (a) • Tony Fleecs (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • If you’re a MLP fan, you can’t miss the upcoming movie and you can’t miss this Prequel!
  • Don’t get left behind when My Little Pony: The Movie comes to theatres this October! Get a head start by reading the prequel comic that leads directly into the movie!
  • Variant cover by Kaori Matsuo!

My Little Pony: Movie Adaptation—SPOTLIGHT

  • Lauren Faust, Rita Hsiao, Megan McCarthy, Michael Vogel  • Various (a & c)
  • Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Pinkie Pie, Rarity, Rainbow Dash, and Fluttershy—plus the whole cast of My Little Pony—are ready for all-new adventures, pulled right from the feature-length film coming to theaters in 2017!
  • Lighting up theaters everywhere in October, and featuring new stories, songs, and characters to celebrate the occasion, the first new My Little Pony movie in more than a generation is ready to capture audiences by storm.
  • TPB • FC • $7.99 • 148 pages • 5” x 7” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-116-8
  • Brand-new, big screen MLP adventures for the reader in your life!
  • Releases in theaters October 6.
  • Advance solicited for October release!

Angry Birds Comics: Flight School

  • Paul Tobin  • Giorgio Cavazzano (a) • Philip Murphy (c)
  • Ever wondered what your favorite furious fowl would do if they had hands and feet? Well, wonder no longer! All-new comics based on the hit, The Angry Birds Movie. Follow the adventures of the angriest bird, Red; Chuck, who has no filter; have a blast with Bomb; Matilda, the hippie of the flock; the bad Piggies; and Stella, the feisty optimist.
  • HC • FC • $12.99 • 80 pages • 6” x 9” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-001-7
  • Advance solicited for November release!
  • Angry Birds 2 movie is now officially in development!

TMNT Amazing Adventures: Robotanimals! #3—Cover A: Chad Thomas

  • Caleb Goellner  • Chad Thomas (a & c)
  • Baxter Stockman seeks to turn all mutants into robots… that he can control, of course! The TMNT must work together like never before if they are to overcome the Robotanimals, and Baxter’s next surprise!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

TMNT Amazing Adventures: Robotanimals! #3—Cover B: Billy Martin

  • Caleb Goellner  • Chad Thomas (a) • Billy Martin (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • The final Amazing Adventures tale!
  • Variant cover by Ryan Jampole!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #74—Cover A: Cory Smith

  • Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman  • Cory Smith (a & c)
  • “Trial of Krang,” part 2 of 3. The trial begins, and the surviving witnesses are strange and unusual, featuring old friends and uncertain allies. Krang has more tricks up his sleeve though, and the Malignoid swarm threatens to devour all of Dimension X!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #74—Cover B: Kevin Eastman

  • Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman  • Cory Smith (a) • Kevin Eastman (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • The exciting lead-up to epic over-sized TMNT #75!
  • Variant cover by Donny Tran!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Universe #14—Cover A: Freddie E. Williams II

  • Erik Burnham  • Sophie Campbell (a) • Freddie E. Williams II (c)
  • “Karai’s Path,” part 3 of 4. In order to obtain an ancient artifact of great power, Karai must come face to face with a new creature unlike any seen before. Will it be her savior or her doom?
  • FC • 32 pages • $4.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Universe #14—Cover B: Sophie Campbell

  • Erik Burnham  • Sophie Campbell (a & c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $4.99
  • A turning point with ramifications for the entire!
  • Variant cover by Leila del Duca

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Ultimate Collection, Vol. 1—SPOTLIGHT

  • Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird (w & a) • Kevin Eastman (c)
  • A thorough look back at the TMNT comic book roots with the original stories plus insightful annotations from co-creators Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird. Rediscover the underground roots of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, with this special collection of Mirage Studios’ issues #1–7 along with the Raphael Micro-Series one-shot! This volume is perfect for fans to relive the glorious days of the Turtles’ origins as well as an excellent place for new readers to see where the TMNT phenomena began.
  • TPB • B&W • $29.99 • 320 pages • 7-5/8” x 11” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-990-5
  • The Best-Selling book available in paperback for the first time!
  • Advance solicited for October release!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Universe, Vol. 2: The New Strangeness

  • John Lees, Nick Pitarra, Ryan Ferrier  • Nick Pitarra, Adam Gorham (a) • Freddie Williams II (c)
  • Today’s best creative teams get a chance to add their mark to the saga of the TMNT in exciting stand-alone stories that provide context and sub-plots to the ongoing series. The TMNT Universe expands as new enemies and allies meet for the first time and, what was once safe, turns deadly! Behold the debut of the TMNT’s weirdest foe yet: Wyrm! Then, Donatello reboots a new and improved Metalhead only to find that the robot no longer functions entirely as designed… for better and worse! And, Alopex and Nobody are looking for a little rest and relaxation but get more than they ask for when they become the unwilling guests of a never-ending party thrown by the hedonistic Toad Baron!
  • Collects issues #6–10.
  • TPB • FC • $17.99 • 128 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-991-2
  • “Instead of placing itself as part of the ongoing story line, it is an opportunity for talented artists and writers to stretch and explore not only major characters and relationships, but minor characters as well. It is a place for them to ‘play in someone’s sandbox,’ to explore the Turtle’s universe without worry of disrupting continuity.” —ComicWow!TV
  • Advance solicited for October release!

Samurai Jack: Quantum Jack #1 (of 5)—Cover A: Michael Avon Oeming—SPOTLIGHT

  • Fabian Rangel Jr.  • Warwick Johnson-Cadwell (a) • Michael Avon Oeming (c)
  • A ruthless biker gang ambushes a royal envoy. The name of their leader? SAMURAI JACK! From the team that brought you HELENA CRASH comes an all-new take on the legendary wandering samurai that is completely different and yet surprisingly familiar! Wait, what? How is that even possible? YOU GOTTA READ SAMURAI JACK: QUANTUM JACK TO FIND OUT!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Samurai Jack: Quantum Jack #1 (of 5)—Cover B: Warwick Cadwell-Johnson

  • Fabian Rangel Jr.  • Warwick Cadwell-Johnson (a & c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Variant covers by Alexis Zirrit and Genndy Tartakovsky!

First Strike #3—Cover A: Freddie E. Williams II—SPOTLIGHT

  • Mairghread Scott & David Rodriguez  • Max Dunbar (a) • Freddie E. Williams II (c)
  • Secrets revealed! G.I. Joe, the Autobots and M.A.S.K. make their way to Cybertron to stop the siege and encounter the COBRA leader, but all is not as it seems! Will their arrival help—or just bring more disaster?
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

First Strike #3—Cover B: Max Dunbar

  • Mairghread Scott & David Rodriguez  • Max Dunbar (a & c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

First Strike #3—Cover C: Alex Ronald

  • Mairghread Scott & David Rodriguez  • Max Dunbar (a) • Alex Ronald (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

First Strike #3—Cover D: Rob Duenas

  • Mairghread Scott & David Rodriguez • Max Dunbar (a) • Rob Duenas (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • The Hasbro comic book event of 2017 continues!
  • G.I. Joe strikes back! So, I guess you could call this issue “SECOND STRIKE!”
  • “This book is fun!”—You when you read it!
  • Variant covers by Jay Fosgitt, Davide Fabbri, Leonardo Manco, and Whilce Portacio!

First Strike #4—Cover A: Freddie E. Williams II—SPOTLIGHT

  • Mairghread Scott & David Rodriguez  • Max Dunbar (a) • Freddie E. Williams II (c)
  • Captured by Transformers! Even with the Autobots on their side, G.I. Joe is in trouble! Starscream doesn’t trust anyone, much less armed humans who show up during Cybertron’s darkest hour and he’ll do anything he can to keep G.I. Joe under control—including let COBRA get even closer to their goal!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

First Strike #4—Cover B: Max Dunbar

  • Mairghread Scott & David Rodriguez  • Max Dunbar (a & c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

First Strike #4—Cover C: Alex Ronald

  • Mairghread Scott & David Rodriguez • Max Dunbar (a) • Alex Ronald (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

First Strike #4—Cover D: Rob Duenas

  • Mairghread Scott & David Rodriguez  • Max Dunbar (a) • Rob Duenas (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • The Hasbro comic book crossover event of 2017 is here!
  • Time is running out! It’s G.I. Joe and M.A.S.K. vs. the Transformers vs. the other Transformers vs. COBRA!
  • We’re in the home-stretch! It wouldn’t be hard to envision what is coming down the line! No tricks, no illusions, no holograms! So pony up because it is about to get wild! Okay, maybe not everything is part of the shared line, but some exciting stuff is! It’ll be a whole new status quo with all-new books!
  • Variant covers by Jay Fosgitt, Davide Fabbri, and Leonardo Manco!

Micronauts: First Strike #1—Cover A: Nelson Daniel—SPOTLIGHT

  • Christos Gage  • Chris Panda (a) • Nelson Daniel (c)
  • Rom, remaining on Earth as the events of First Strike take place, finds himself in a most unusual team-up… with Earth’s smallest heroes, The Micronauts! Together, these two forces must prevent a catastrophe on Earth even while Cybertron descends into chaos!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Micronauts: First Strike #1—Cover B: Chris Panda

  • Christos Gage  • Chris Panda (a & c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Tying into the events of First Strike—A Hasbro Comic Book Event!
  • The first part of the Micronauts and Rom’s story—continued in next month’s ROM: First Strike #1!
  • Variant cover by Nick Bradshaw!

G.I. JOE: First Strike #1—Cover A: Drew Johnson—SPOTLIGHT

  • Aubrey Sitterson  • Ilias Kyriazis (a) • Drew Johnson (c)
  • As Scarlett heads off to Cybertron to confront the events of First Strike, her G.I. Joe team on Earth faces an unusual enemy… V.E.N.O.M.! With the help of a former M.A.S.K. member, G.I. Joe looks to put an end to Miles Mayhem’s sinister group once and for all, in the Greatest Crossover One-Shot Of All Time!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

G.I. JOE: First Strike #1—Cover B: Ilias Kyriazis

  • Aubrey Sitterson  • Ilias Kyriazis (a & c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Tying into the events of First Strike—A Hasbro Comic Book Event!
  • The first part of G.I. Joe and M.A.S.K.’s story—continued in next month’s M.A.S.K.: First Strike #1!
  • Variant cover by Nick Bradshaw!

Optimus Prime #11—Cover A: Kei Zama

  • John Barber  • Kei Zama (a & c)
  • With Optimus Prime embroiled in the FIRST STRIKE event, the Autobots on Earth set off on a mission to find one of their own—before anti-Cybertronian humans get to him first!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Optimus Prime #11—Cover B: Casey W. Coller

  • John Barber  • Kei Zama (a) • Casey W. Coller (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Optimus Prime #11—Cover C: Andrew Griffith

  • John Barber  • Kei Zama (a) • Andrew Griffith (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • While First Strike blows up Cybertron, the Autobots must keep the peace on Earth!
  • Variant cover by Marcelo Matere!

Optimus Prime: First Strike #1—Cover A: Sara Pitre-Durocher—SPOTLIGHT

  • John Barber  • Guido Guidi (a) • Sara Pitre-Durocher (c)
  • With Cybertron under siege by Baron Ironblood’s forces, Optimus Prime and Arcee defend their homeland! Caught in the middle is the human/Transformer team known as the Revolutionaries—and one of them has a secret that puts everyone at risk!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Optimus Prime: First Strike #1—Cover B: Guido Guidi

  • John Barber  • Guido Guidi (a & c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Tying into the events of First Strike—A Hasbro Comic Book Event!
  • The first part of Optimus Prime and the Revolutionaries’ story—continued in next month’s Revolutionaries: First Strike #1!
  • Variant cover by Nick Bradshaw!

Transformers: Lost Light #10—Cover A: Jack Lawrence

  • James Roberts  • Jack Lawrence (a & c)
  • HOMECOMING! FIRST AID, the Autobots’ Chief Medical Officer, returns to the Lost Light to find that everything has changed: the ship is now under the command of the treacherous GETAWAY, half of his closest friends are missing, and—most shocking of all—the crew is actually making progress…
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers: Lost Light #10—Cover B: Nick Roche

  • James Roberts  • Priscilla Tramontano (a) • Nick Roche (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers: Lost Light #10—Cover C: Alex Milne

  • James Roberts  • Priscilla Tramontano (a) • Alex Milne (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Variant cover by Marcelo Matere!

Transformers: Lost Light, Vol. 1—CERTIFIED COOL

  • James Roberts  • Jack Lawrence (a & c)
  • Universe united, universe divided! In the aftermath of Revolution, Rodimus and his crew are stranded with no ship—and no hope of escape! Five years ago, Rodimus and a collection of traumatized, lovelorn and/or sarcastic Autobots set off on a quest to find Cyberutopia. So far, they’ve made a right hash of it. They’ve misplaced their map. They’ve lost their ship, the Lost Light, to a mutinous escapologist. Oh, and they’re dead.
  • Collects issues #1–6.
  • TPB • FC • $19.99 • 144 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-992-9
  • 2017 promises to be the year of Transformers with the release of Transformers: The Last Knight.
  • Advance solicited for October release!

Rom Vs. Transformers: Shining Armor #3 (of 5)—Cover A: Alex Milne

  • John Barber & Christos Gage  • Alex Milne (a & c)
  • Crash-landed on a mysterious planet and pursued by both Decepticons and Dire Wraiths, the Solstar Knights and Autobots will have to set aside their differences in order to save themselves!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Rom Vs. Transformers: Shining Armor #3 (of 5) —Cover B: Nick Roche

  • John Barber & Christos Gage  • Alex Milne (a) • Nick Roche (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Rom Vs. Transformers: Shining Armor #3 (of 5)—Cover C: Casey Coller

  • John Barber & Christos Gage  • Alex Milne (a) • Casey Coller (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • An all-star lineup of Christos Gage (Rom), John Barber (Optimus Prime), and Alex Milne (More Than Meets the Eye) tell the never-before-revealed secret history of Rom and the Transformers!

Transformers vs. G.I. Joe: The Quintessential Collection—SPOTLIGHT

  • Tom Scioli, John Barber  • Tom Scioli (a & c)
  • Earth makes contact with an alien race—and G.I. JOE is on the front lines! But, when the Transformers arrive—well, let’s just say you’ve never seen Transformers vs G.I. JOE like this! Presenting the entire 13-issue Transformers vs G.I. JOE series—full of Kirby crackle and the relentless fun of Scioli’s vision—plus the all-new Transformers vs G.I. JOE: The Movie Adaptation one-shot in one unforgettable edition. Travel from Earth to Cybertron and back again as comic book luminary Tom Scioli turns his imagination loose on Hasbro’s beloved toys! This oversized deluxe hardcover also includes commentary and extras by creators Tom Scioli and John Barber!
  • HC • FC • $49.99 • 420 pages • 7” x 11” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-860-1
  • “Instead of trying to take ’80s toy nostalgia and make it sexy and modern, Tom Scioli and John Barber have made a comic that feels like playing with action figures in your backyard…”—Vice
  • Advance solicited for November release!

G.I. JOE: A Real American Hero #244— Cover A: S L Gallant

  • Larry Hama  • S L Gallant (a & c)
  • The JOEs face desperate times as the forces of Cobra continue to infect the globe with their mission of dark conquest. Can our heroes stop the forces of evil before all that is good is lost?
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

G.I. JOE: A Real American Hero #244— Cover B: John Royle

  • Larry Hama  • S L Gallant (a) • John Royle (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Clue #4 (of 6)— Cover A: George Caltsoudas

  • Paul Allor • Nelson Daniel (a) • George Caltsoudas (c)
  • As a prime suspect emerges, the body count continues to rise drastically. Meanwhile, one of our characters grows tired of waiting, and decides to take action—with predictably deadly results! The suspects dwindle and our endgame nears.
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Clue #4 (of 6)— Cover B: Nelson Daniel

  • Paul Allor  • Nelson Daniel (a & c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Clue #4 (of 6)— Cover C: Sara Richard

  • Paul Allor  • Nelson Daniel (a) • Sara Richard (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • A new take on the timeless detective game—with new designs by artist Nelson Daniel, updating all the classic characters!

Back to the Future #24— Cover A: Marcelo Ferreira

  • Bob Gale & John Barber  • Marcelo Ferreira (a & c)
  • “TIME SERVED, PART 3!” Who’s been following Marty and Professor Irving through 1972? What happened to the DeLorean? What is 1972 Doc’s secret? And what does it all mean for Jailbird Joey Baines? All these answers and more… just in time for a whole new set of mysteries!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Back to the Future #24— Cover B: Xavi Montell

  • Bob Gale & John Barber  • Marcelo Ferreira (a) • Xavi Montell (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • The penultimate issue before the series’ double-sized grand finale!
  • Xavi Montell sub-cover is the first of two book-ended covers featuring Doc Brown and Marty McFly (issue #25)!

Back to the Future: Biff to the Future—CERTIFIED COOL

  • Bob Gale, Derek Fridolfs  • Alan Robinson (a & c)
  • Discover an alternate Back to the Future reality where things have gone horribly wrong! When Old Biff Tannen travels to the past to give his younger self the Grays Sports Almanac, he opens a lethal Pandora’s Box that drastically changes the course of history. In the BTTF movies, Doc and Marty save the day—but what happens in Biff Tannen’s dystopia before they do? Find out in this alternate life story of Biff Tannen detailing his diabolical rise to power, his dangerous relationship with the McFly family and Doc Brown, and his ultimate demise.
  • TPB • FC • $17.99 • 128 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-974-5
  • Imagine if some lunatic were calling the shots?!
  • This graphic novel explores and expands the world featured in the 1980s classic sci-fi movies.
  • Advance solicited for October release!

The X-Files: Origins—Dog Days of Summer #4 (of 4)—Cover A: Chris Fenoglio & Corin Howell

  • Jody Houser & Matthew Dow Smith  • Chris Fenoglio, Corin Howell (a & c)
  • Before the FBI, before the X-Files, they were just two teenagers in search of the truth. On Martha’s Vineyard, a strange encounter with a deaf girl sends 13-year-old Fox Mulder on the hunt for a mysterious signal. While in San Diego, young Dana Scully looks into a plane crash somehow tied to the man she helped put in jail. Two kids, two mysteries, one conspiracy that threatens the future of humanity.
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The X-Files: Origins—Dog Days of Summer #4 (of 4)—Cover B: Cat Staggs

  • Jody Houser & Matthew Dow Smith  • Chris Fenoglio, Corin Howell • Cat Staggs (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • The hit miniseries of last summer returns!
  • Mulder and Scully star in separate tales depicting their teen years!
  • See what made them into the characters we’ve come to love!
  • Especially crafted for young adult readers!
  • Mystery novel variant covers by Cat Staggs (Orphan Black)!

Judge Dredd: The Blessed Earth #6— Cover A: Ulises Fariñas

  • Ulises Fariñas & Erick Freitas  • Daniel Irizarri (a) • Ulises Fariñas (c)
  • Dredd and his allies travel to a mysterious location in search of answers to the mystery haunting them. Instead, they find an unstoppable enemy!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Judge Dredd: The Blessed Earth #6— Cover B: Sergio Vazquez

  • Ulises Fariñas & Erick Freitas  • Daniel Irizarri (a) • Sergio Vazquez (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Deadly new twists and turns for Dredd!

Kull Eternal #4— Cover A: Luca Pizzari

  • Tom Waltz  • Luca Pizzari (a) • Luca Pizzari (c)
  • Robert E. Howard’s legendary warrior king returns! From civil war to a war of worldwide proportions, Kull and his comrades continue their desperate trek through time to protect both the history and the future of the New Atlantis from an ancient evil. The stage is being set for the final bloody conflict—if they survive!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Kull Eternal #4— Cover B: Alex Sanchez

  • Tom Waltz  • Luca Pizzari (a) • Alex Sanchez (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Match your order to a minimum of your order for Kull Eternal #3, and receive your order 100% returnable!
  • Robert E. Howard’s legendary warrior king as you’ve never seen him before!
  • Written by Tom Waltz (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) and illustrated by Luca Pizzari (Marvel’s Black Knight).
  • Action, adventure, romance, and political intrigue spanning the ages!
  • Variant cover by Julio Das Pastoras!

Star Trek: TNG: Mirror Broken #4 (of 6)—Cover A: J.K. Woodward

  • Scott Tipton & David Tipton  • J.K. Woodward (a & c)
  • The Enterprise-D is finally under the command of Jean-Luc Picard, and he’s on the hunt for enemy warships, looking to strike back for Earth! But Picard’s crew will find themselves under attack from both sides, as the Empire will stop at nothing to regain its secret weapon!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Star Trek: TNG: Mirror Broken #4 (of 6)—Cover B: George Caltsoudas

  • Scott Tipton & David Tipton  • J.K. Woodward (a) • George Caltsoudas (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • As seen on Free Comic Book Day!
  • Variant cover by Jen Bartel!

Star Trek: Boldly Go #12—Cover A: George Caltsoudas

  • Mike Johnson  • Tony Shasteen (a) • George Caltsoudas (c)
  • The shocking conclusion of “Whom God Destroys”! Kirk and Eurydice remain trapped on the planet Antos IV, while Garth of Izar makes his move to assume command of the Endeavour in orbit above them!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Star Trek: Boldly Go #12—Cover B: Tony Shasteen

  • Mike Johnson  • Tony Shasteen (a & c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Variant cover by Cryssy Cheung!

Darkness Visible, Vol. 1

  • Mike Carey & Arvind Ethan David  • Brendan Cahill, Livio Ramondelli (a) • Brendan Cahill (c)
  • When the demons came, humanity reluctantly learned to share the world with another sentient race. Sixty years later, this uneasy co-existence has spawned an endless terrorist conflict. Detective Daniel Aston, charged with being the thin blue line between the two sides, is tested to the limit when a demon sets up house inside his soul. But to save his daughter, he’ll pay any price—including genocide.
  • Collects issues #1–6.
  • TPB • FC • $19.99 • 144 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-979-0
  • Co-written by legendary British writer, Mike Carey, best known for his work on Lucifer and Hellblazer.
  • “Carey and David’s writing is simultaneously straightforward and layered. At once this is a police story with a terrorist angle, but it is also a science-fiction/supernatural story with a lot of exposition. These storytellers are creating an entirely new and unique universe.”—ComicWOW! TV
  • Advance solicited for October release!

Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency: The Salmon of Doubt, Vol. 2

  • Arvind Ethan David  • Ilias Kyriazis (a&c)
  • Featuring favorite characters from the original Dirk Gently books by Douglas Adams (The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy) and from the hit TV series from BBC America! Plagued by nightmares of a life he never had, Dirk Gently discovers that a holistic detective can have more than one past, and they’re about to catch up with him!
  • TPB • FC • $17.99 • 128 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-980-6
  • Season Two of the Dirk Gently TV series is under production with BBC America.
  • Advance solicited for October release!

Diablo House #2—Cover A: Santipérez

  • Ted Adams  • Santipérez (a & c)
  • Our second tale of the Diablo House finds the dreams of a pinball wizard coming true—mastering people as he masters the silver ball bouncing from bumper to bumper. Don’t get too close to tilt or it could come back to bite you in the butt!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Diablo House #2—Cover B: Ashley Wood

    • Ted Adams  • Santipérez (a) • Ashley Wood (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

  • Inspired by classic horror comics of the past!
  • Written by IDW CEO, and co-founder, Ted Adams and illustrated by Spanish newcomer, Santipérez!

Saucer State #5 (of 6)—Cover A: Ryan Kelly

  • Paul Cornell  • Ryan Kelly (a & c)
  • Just a walk with Orthon of Venus, Adamski, the Greys, the Silver Space Lady and our poor Michael across New Mexico, the Saucer State. Secrets are revealed. It all starts coming together. The Chinese Air Force is here too! At what point does astronaut training become worship? At what point does metaphor become fact? Is there a need for flying saucers? More astral Jung per month than any other comic book!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Saucer State #5 (of 6)—Cover B: Jeffrey Veregge

  • Paul Cornell  • Ryan Kelly (a) • Jeffrey Veregge (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Picks up where Saucer Country left off!
  • One of the very few mainstream comics to be nominated for SF’s prestigious Hugo Award!
  • Tackles real world US politics from the point of view of a female President!

Half Past Danger II: Dead to Reichs #1 (of 5)—Cover A: Stephen Mooney—CERTIFIED COOL

  • Stephen Mooney (w & a & c)
  • Nobody talks about how many dinosaurs died in WWII. But three months after Sergeant Tommy Irish Flynn and Captain John Noble wiped them out while foiling a Nazi plan, the boys are back, hot on the trail of some Dino DNA stolen by their former ally, Agent Elizabeth Huntington-Moss! The Nazis must be stopped before they can unleash their doomsday weapon!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Half Past Danger II: Dead to Reichs #1 (of 5)—Cover B: Nick Runge

  • Stephen Mooney (w & a) • Nick Runge (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • The stakes are high, the board is set, and the action is hard-boiled. The time is HALF PAST DANGER.
  • Of the first volume, said: “a total triumph of imagination, with great design, stunning art, and so much potential. IDW has struck gold with this miniseries.”
  • Variant cover by Declan Shalvey!

Infinite Loop: Nothing But the Truth #1 (of 6)—Cover A: Elsa Charretier—CERTIFIED COOL

  • Pierrick Colinet and Elsa Charretier  • Daniele Di Nicuolo (a) • Elsa Charretier (c)
  • The Infinite Loop is back with a new self-contained story, a perfect jumping-on point for new readers! Twin Peaks-creepiness collides with Orwell’s 1984-dystopian madness in this sci-fi mini series, as Teddy is sent back in time in a little town where people are addicted to lies.
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Infinite Loop: Nothing But the Truth #1 (of 6)—Cover B: Cliff Chiang

  • Pierrick Colinet and Elsa Charretier  • Daniele Di Nicuolo (a) • Cliff Chiang (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Infinite Loop Vol. 1 was honored by the Virginia Library Association Graphic Novel Diversity Award, who called it: “a fun melding of science fiction, romance, LGBTQ+ advocacy fiction, and civil rights history lesson.”
  • Elsa Charretier’s artwork has been featured by DC Comics (Starfire, Harley Quinn, Bombshells), and also launched the Unstoppable Wasp at Marvel.
  • Daniele Di Nicuolo is hot off her work on BOOM! Studios’ Mighty Morphin Power Rangers.
  • Don’t miss the Tim Sale black and white variant!

Real Science Adventures: The Flying She-Devils #6 (of 6)—Cover A: Scott Wegener

  • Brian Clevinger  • Lo Baker (a) • Scott Wegener (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Real Science Adventures: The Flying She-Devils #6 (of 6)—Cover B: Meg Gandy

  • Brian Clevinger  • Lo Baker (a) • Meg Gandy (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • From the pages of Atomic Robo, the Flying She-Devils embark on a new daring adventure!
  • The spinoff story to the online sensation—in print for the first time!

Time & Vine #3—Cover A: Thom Zahler

  • Thom Zahler (w & a & c)
  • Megan continues her search for her mother’s mystery sister, a trip that takes her back to the ‘80s again. And after showing Megan the happiest day of his life, Jack takes them back on a trip that could be their last!
  • FC • 48 pages • $4.99

Time & Vine #3—Cover B: Thom Zahler

  • Thom Zahler (w & a & c)
  • FC • 48 pages • $4.99

Wynonna Earp: Season Zero #4 (of 5) —Cover A: Chris Evenhuis

  • Beau Smith & Tim Rozon  • Angel Hernandez (a) • Chris Evenhuis (c)
  • The final confrontation nears as Wynonna Earp loses allies—but Waverly Earp, Doc Holliday, and the Black Badge cavalry comes to the rescue!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Wynonna Earp: Season Zero #4 (of 5)—Cover B: Photo

  • Beau Smith & Tim Rozon  • Angel Hernandez (a) • Photo (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Never-before-told story that ties into Syfy’s Wynonna Earp TV series!
  • Wynonna Earp returns to Syfy in June!
  • Secrets of Wynonna Earp’s past revealed!

Dread Gods #3—Cover A: Tom Raney

  • Ron Marz  • Tom Raney (a & c)
  • Beings who believed themselves to be gods in a fantasy world have awakened to the grim reality that they are monsters in a battle-scarred landscape. Now that Lord Zeus and the rest of the Prometheans have escaped their captivity, do they have the courage to rise up and topple the evil overlords who kept them in shackles? Ron Marz and Tom Raney continue an epic tale like no other!
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Dread Gods #3—Cover B: Bart Sears

  • Ron Marz  • Tom Raney (a) • Bart Sears (c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • Fan-favorites, Ron Marz and Tom Raney, are at the top of their game!
  • Variant cover by Kevin Maguire!

Starstruck: Old Proldiers Never Die

  • Elaine Lee • Michael Kaluta (a & c)
  • The continuation of the classic science fiction epic with digitally re-mastered art and brand new colors, more than half of which is collected here for the very first time! What does a guy do when his droid goes missing? And not just any droid, an extremely rare pleasure droid that’s a dead ringer for his long-lost love! As bartender Harry Palmer—ex-rebel, ex-mercenary “proldier”—combs Rec 97, a perilous, planet-sized, vacation station, following clues and fending off enemies, he must also delve into his own past to do battle with his personal demons. Will Annie’s abductor be an old pal, a hidden foe, or two inebriated fem-fighters that frequent his bar?
  • HC • FC • $39.99 • 176 pages • 8” x 12” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-018-5
  • “Starstruck is a true unique piece of art. It’s set in a universe with a lot of depth that truly feels like it’s definitely been lived in.” —The Broken Infinite
  • Advance solicited for November release!

Kill Shakespeare: Past is Prologue: Juliet

  • Conor McCreery  • Corin Howell (a) • Simon Davis (c)
  • Offers a remixed re-envisioning of the greatest characters of all-time, featuring action, romance, comedy, lust, drama, and bloody violence. Juliet lives! The newest chapter of the award-winning Kill Shakespeare series flashes back to five months after the death of Romeo, where Juliet is mourning yet another loved one—her mother. Now Juliet must discover who the murderer is, lest she becomes the next victim.
  • TPB • FC • $15.99 • 96 pages • ISBN: 978-1-68405-056-7
  • A combination of Fables, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, and Lord of the Rings.
  • Advance solicited for October release!

Elenora Mandragora: Daughter of Merlin

  • Severine Gauthier  • Thomas Labourot (a & c)
  • A lyrical fantasy graphic novel for all ages as quirky as Roald Dahl, as whimsical as Disney, and as beautiful as Miyazaki. In a quiet forest the young Elenora follows the teaching of her father, Merlin the wizard. Unexpectedly though, he is killed by the horrible shriek of a mandrake root–though his ghost will not rest. But with the help of Elenora, Merlin’s ghost won’t stay dead for long, and the forest will never be the same.
  • HC • FC • $14.99 • 64 pages • 8.25” x 10.75” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-008-6
  • Writer Gauthier is passionate about children’s literature and is influenced by authors such as Roald Dahl and Shel Silverstein.
  • Illustrator Labourot’s illustrations feature expressive characters, beautiful scenery, festive colors and lots of little details or humorous background scenes.
  • Advance solicited for November release!

Wormwood, Gentleman Corpse: Mr. Wormwood Goes to Washington #1 (of 3)—Cover A: Ben Templesmith—GEM OF THE MONTH

  • Ben Templesmith (w & a & c)
  • Wormwood has been gone for some time. Too long, if you ask his old friends. They’re determined to track him down, no matter what dimension he’s buggered off to. You see, a special agent from the U.S. government has asked for Wormwood’s help, and things are about to get political…
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Wormwood, Gentleman Corpse: Mr. Wormwood Goes to Washington #1 (of 3)—Cover B: Ben Templesmith

  • Ben Templesmith (w & a & c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Wormwood, Gentleman Corpse: Mr. Wormwood Goes to Washington #1 (of 3)—Cover C: Blank Sketch Cover

  • Ben Templesmith (w & a & c)
  • FC • 32 pages • $3.99
  • “Wormwood is a masterfully designed work that combines art and storytelling in a way that appeals to readers looking for horror, humor, adventure, and scifi.”—New York Journal of Books
  • The corpse our musty political system needs!
  • A perfect jumping-on point for readers new, old or dead!

Pearl Jam: Art Of Do The Evolution—CERTIFIED COOL

  • Joe Pearson, Terry Fitzgerald, Brad Coombs, Jim Mitchell, Lisa Pearson (w & a)
  • See the art that helped create the Grammy Award Nominated music video Do the Evolution by legendary band Pearl Jam, a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2017 inductee. Directed by visionary comics legend Todd McFarlane and veteran animator Kevin Altieri, this achievement in animation told a graphic and dark history of the world in four gripping minutes and is widely considered one of the best music videos of all time.
  • Now, the full story of the making of this historic video will be told in this art book. Lushly illustrated by the video’s striking animation cells with never before seen storyboards and designs from the video, the video’s co-producer, Joe Pearson, will guide readers through the fascinating process of bringing the band’s vision to life in this one-of-a-kind book.
  • HC • FC • $39.99 • 200 pages • 12” x 9” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-741-3
  • An art book centered on Pearl Jam’s “Do The Evolution” video, directed by comics legend Todd McFarlane!
  • Advance solicited for October release!

Doc Macabre: Treasury Edition—CERTIFIED COOL

  • Steve Niles  • Bernie Wrightson (a & c)
  • Steve Niles and Bernie Wrightson combined their immense creative power to produce this suspenseful horror-science fiction epic! Brilliantly illustrated by Wrightson, the king of horror comics, this story is collected here for the first time in the over-sized IDW treasury format—in stunning black and white to showcase Wrightson’s stellar work!
  • B&W • 64 pages • $9.99 • 9.25″ x 14.25″

Alex Toth’s The Case of the Curious Classic Artist’s Edition Portfolio—SPOTLIGHT

  • Alex Toth (w & a & c)
  • Alex Toth is considered to be one of the finest storytellers in the history of comics, and The Case of the Curious Classic is one of his absolute best. It is also one of the very few stories Toth both wrote and drew. Now this Curious Classic is being presented as an Artist’s Edition Portfolio, a fitting tribute to one of the forms finest creators!
  • HC • B&W • $39.99 • 16 plates • 12” x 17” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-213-4

Star Hawks, Vol. 2

  • Ron Goulart  • Gil Kane (a & c)
  • The classic 1970s science fiction newspaper strip predates Star Wars—and nearly 40 years after its debut, remains fresh and exciting for new generations of sci-fi and fantasy fans. Reprints more than 300 strips in a unique two-tier format, seven days a week. The Library of American Comics edition reproduces each strip on its own page so readers can relish Gil Kane’s incredible achievement. Included are all strips from August 11, 1978-June 10, 1979. Star Hawks takes place in the “Barnum System” that Ron Goulart used in several of his novels.
  • HC • B&W • $39.99 • 320 pages • 9.25” x 6.5” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-016-1
  • “Gil Kane would acrobatically choreograph his characters as they literally glided in and out of panels. He refined his approach to movement and anatomy until it was possible to identify Kane’s stories through their unique dynamics…”—from Daniel Herman’s Gil Kane appreciation.
  • Advance solicited for November release!

Li’l Abner: The Complete Dailies and Color Sundays, Vol. 9: 1951-1952

  • Al Capp (w & a & c)
  • To millions of daily readers spanning five decades, Al Capp was the man whose biting satire made them laugh as he injected “Lower Slobbovia,” “the double whammy,” and “Sadie Hawkins Day” into our popular lexicon. This series is the first-ever comprehensive reprinting of the comic strip—including both dailies and meticulously-restored full-color Sundays.
  • At long last Li’l Abner and Daisy Mae get married in a story so big it earned the cover of Life magazine! But the course of true love never runs smoothly, especially when the newlyweds adopt Li’l Orphan Hammy. All in the complete daily and color Sunday comic strips from 1951 and ’52!
  • HC • FC • $49.99 • 256 pages • 9.25” x 12” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-057-4
  • “Li’l Abner was a comic strip with fire in its belly and a brain in its head.”—John Updike
  • “Capp was a genius. You wanna argue about it? I’ll fight ya, and I’ll win.”—Ralph Bakshi
  • Advance solicited for November release!

The Man From the Great North

  • Hugo Pratt (w & a & c)
  • A provocative story whose protagonist is a seemingly wanton murderer driven by a religious obsession with the absolute.
  • Set in Canada around 1920, Jesuit Joe is of French-Canadian and Mohawk origin and is engaged in an obsessive religious search for the absolute, as he moves through the snowy wastelands of the region. He wears the red jacket of the Canadian Mounted Police that he found in a hut—which gives rise to a series of misunderstandings when he is mistaken for a member of the force. His actions highlight his unusual ethical code and his disturbing and complex personality—he kills with terrible ease and shows an unmatched cruelty and ferocity, yet his mood suddenly shifts and he performs unexpected acts of kindness and compassion. All the while, he is tracked by his nemesis, Sergeant Fox, whose mission is to capture Jesuit Joe and bring him to justice.
  • This is the first English language edition of Pratt’s 1980 classic, and includes an incomplete second story of Jesuit Joe, plus Pratt’s storyboards drawn for the movie version.
  • HC • B&W • $24.99 • 112 pages • 8.5” x 11” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-058-1
  • First English language edition.
  • First volume in the ongoing “One Man, One Adventure” series.
  • Advance solicited for November release!

Archie: A Celebration of America’s Favorite Teenagers

  • Craig Yoe (editor) • Bob Montana, Dan DeCarlo, Harry Lucey, Dan Parent (a) • Bob White (c)
  • A comprehensive history of the Archie characters, artists, and writers accompanied by rare art, classic comic strips, and original art. This thick, large format, handsome tome showcases the whole fascinating history of the longstanding major comics company, Archie Publications. It’s a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of Archie, his sexy girlfriends, Betty and Veronica, and his pals, Jughead, Reggie, and Kevin Keller.
  • The book features Archie artists and writers, from the old masters Bob Montana, Dan DeCarlo, Harry Lucey, to the contemporary tyros. There’s a ton of rare original art, classic comic book stories, revealing information from an autobiography by John Goldwater—creator of Archie and co-founder of Archie Publications—and much, much more!
  • TPB • FC • $29.99 • 220 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-972-1
  • Riverdale is a fan favorite on the CW.
  • Archie fandom is at an all-time high as the franchise celebrates its landmark 75th anniversary!
  • Advance solicited for October release!

Popeye Classics, Vol. 11: “The Giant” and More!

  • Bud Sagendorf (w & a & c)
  • The classic, brilliant, and hilarious comics with kid and adult appeal of the beloved character and his cast of “frien’s” and “emenies”: Olive Oyl, Swee’pea, Wimpy, The Sea Hag, and Bluto. Popeye’s back in a glorious, hilarious, stupendous volume of his ARF-filled adventures! This book is LOL funny from the outset and thrillingly strong to the finish!
  • Collects issues #50–54.
  • HC • FC • $29.99 • 164 pages • 8.5” x 11” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-014-7
  • “For any age group, in much the same way as is The Simpsons.”—The Lottery Party
  • Advance solicited for November release!

Popeye Classics #62—Cover A: Bud Sagendorf

  • Bud Sagendorf (w & a & c)
  • See all the gang in hilarious adventures: Popeye, Wimpy, Swee’pea, and O.G. Wotasnozzle!
  • “What a genius!… Sagendorf’s comic books were classics, completely his own, with a fascinating, unique environment for the cast… Brilliant stream of consciousness tales with plenty of action and suspense, and clever, silly cartooning that carried it all beautifully!”—Bill Pearson (Popeye)
  • FC • 32 pages • $4.99
  • Variant cover by Tom Dougherty!

Weird Love #20—Cover A: Al Avison

  • Various  • Various (a) • Al Avison (c)
  • The critics rave about this cult-fave comic book of Pre-Code bizarreness:
  • “Obscure and outrageous!”—USA Today
  • “Oddball… sexytime!” —13th Dimension
  • “Blew my f****** mind!”—Comic Bastards
  • FC • 32 pages • $4.99

Weird Love: So This is Love

  • Edited by Craig Yoe and Clizia Gussoni • Various (a & c)
  • Off-beat stories abound in this celebration of the lurid and sometimes sleazy history of romance comic books. LOL romance comic book stories from the 1950s, ’60s, and beyond! Punk rock star and graphic novelist Rebecca Sevrin introduces the LOL bizarro, lurid, and loony romance comic book stories! Your jaw will drop over the WTH wacky pulp fiction with… COMMIES in “Iron Curtain Romance!” KOOKY TEENAGERS hot for teacher in “Too Young for Love!” SWINGERS in the appropriately titled “Swingers!” AND the cover story “SO THIS IS LOVE!” Twenty mind-blowing stories in all, plus a cover gallery!
  • HC • FC • $29.99 • 160 pages • 7.5” x 9.75” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-020-8
  • “Some of the, yes, weirdest comics ever produced were the ‘true love’ and ‘young romance’’ comics of the 1950s and ’60s. Enter Yoe and wife Gussoni who have restored some of the most bizarre tales in the THE MUST-READ REPRINT BOOK OF THE YEAR, Weird Love.”—USA Today
  • Advance solicited for November release!

The Limbo Lounge

  • David Calver (w & a & c)
  • An original graphic novel where newly dead people in Limbo await their fate at a bar while surrounded by bored interlopers from hell. This trippy, surreal, full-color adventure brings us from the hot, swirling sands of hell to the colorfully bizarre Limbo Lounge. Meet flower-headed freaks, Bud and Lou. Root for their new friend, a spry, elderly nun, Sister Eunice, as she works remotely in Limbo continuing to rid earth of despicable dirt bags. And, by all means, avoid the knife-wielding little pageant-princess-gone-bad as she plots for anything she can get at anyone’s expense. The Limbo Lounge is the auspicious debut of a line of Yoe Books graphic novels.
  • HC • FC • $24.99 • 168 pages • 8” x 10” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-984-4
  • David Calver’s eye-popping, whimsical, and occasionally disturbing illustrations can be seen everywhere from Vanity Fair and The New York Times to Playboy and Rolling Stone.
  • Advance solicited for October release!

I Am a Number

  • Rian Hughes (w & a & c)
  • Rian Hughes has got your number!
  • When everyone has a number, everyone knows their place. Lower numbers are better, higher numbers are less important, and that’s just the way it is. But what if that number could change? You might try to buck the system and assert your individuality… or you might end up with a big fat zero.
  • Big questions are explored and unexpected answers found in the first solo comics collection from award-winning designer & illustrator Rian Hughes. His whimsical, witty, and insightful strips reveal the lighter side of our obsession with social rankings. Where do you stand in the pecking order? Is your number up?
  • HC • FC • $19.99 • 120 pages • 6” x 9” • ISBN: 978-1-60309-419-1
  • This wordless collection of strips by renowned artist/designer Rian Hughes (Batman: Black and White, Yesterday’s Tomorrows, Ugenia Lavender) reveals the lighter side of our obsession with social rankings, for visual comedy fans of all-ages!
  • Advance solicited for November release!

Super Tokyoland—CERTIFIED COOL

  • Benjamin Reiss (w & a & c)
  • In August 2002, artist Benjamin Reiss flies to Tokyo to spend a year with Kayoko, the Japanese girl he met in France a year earlier. What he finds upon landing is a vast and complex culture, steeped in tradition but full of surprises. As one year stretches into six, Benjamin becomes immersed in the world of sento baths, taiko drums, and bento boxes, while studying cartooning under several masters of manga.
  • TPB • PC • $24.99 • 232 pages • 6.69” x 9.44” • ISBN: 978-1-60309-418-4
  • With striking detail and easy charm, Super Tokyoland is a perfect hybrid of European and Japanese comics, forming a rich exploration of immigrant life.
  • Advance solicited for October release!

Planet of the Apes

  • Richard Launius (d) • Leandro Lourenço & Diego Yapur (a) • Jason Edmiston (c)
  • Can you survive the horrors of the Planet of the Apes? IDW Games, Twentieth Century Fox, and Richard Launius invite you to test your mettle against a savage and unfamiliar world. Planet of the Apes can be tackled solo or by up to four players working together, with each player representing a different personality aspect of stranded astronaut Colonel George Taylor. With gameplay that will truly test your abilities to strategize and work together, you must overcome the challenges of this classic science fiction adventure. It’s a race against time, ferocious enemies, and the unsettling mystery of the Planet of the Apes!
  • 1-4 players • Playable from ages 14+ • 60-120 minutes • MSRP $59.99 • UPC: 8-27714-01279-8
  • Order Incentive: Limited to the first production only, each game will include 4 exclusive figural markers.
  • A Co-operative Adventure Game Celebrating 50 Years of The Planet of the Apes!
  • Game Design from Richard Launius (Arkham Horror)!
  • For fans of the classic films or this summer’s War for the Planet of the Apes!
  • Advanced Solicited for October Release!


  • Isaac Shalev & Matt Loomis (d) • Peter Wocken & Lucas Mendonça (a) • Peter Wocken & Soon Yi Warren (c)
  • Seikatsu is a competitive tile-laying game by designers Matt Loomis and Isaac Shalev (Retreat to Darkmoor). Players compete to create the most breathtaking view from the perspective of their pagoda. Featuring a one-of-a-kind dual aspect tile design, players must weigh the benefits of scoring flocks of birds now or planting sets of flowers to be scored later. In a battle of serenity, tensions will be high as the best tile placement for you may also aid your neighbor. Who will have the best view of the garden? It’s all a matter of perspective!
  • 1-4 players • Playable from ages 10+ • 30 minutes • MSRP $39.99 • UPC: 8-27714-01267-5
  • Game Design from Isaac Shalev and Matt Loomis!
  • Features 32 Full Color Acrylic Tiles!
  • A Tile-Laying Game of Unique Perspectives!

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