IDW Publishing Previews – 2/15/12

Dungeons & Dragons: Drizzt #5 (of 5)

R.A. & Geno Salvatore (w) • Agustin Padilla (a) • Gonzalo Flores, Tim Seeley (c)

The first original comic starring DRIZZT DO’URDEN concludes! R.A. Salvatore maps out the future of his most famous creation from the popular Forgotten Realms setting with his son, Geno. Events come to a head, as Drizzt faces a difficult decision in this stunning finale!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

 

Ghostbusters #6

Erik Burnham (w) • Dan Schoening (a) • Schoening, Nick Runge (c)

Thanks to the contract they signed, the Ghostbusters are temporarily barred by Walter Peck from taking any work (without his express permission) in New York City.  The Ghostbusters skirt the edict by taking a job in Schenectady. It’s a simple haunted amusement park upstate—what could possibly go wrong?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

 

G.I. Joe 2: Movie Prequel #1

John Barber (w) • Salvador Navarro (a & c)

Snake Eyes and Roadblock. Perhaps the most dangerous of all the Joes–their combination of stealth, cunning, power and raw courage is nearly unmatched. But what unspoken bond do they share? Find out their never-before-revealed secrets in this prequel to the summers most anticipated action movie!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Godzilla: Kingdom of Monsters #12

Jason Ciaramella (w) • Victor Santos (a) • David Messina (c)

The evil twins are gone. Godzilla lies dormant. The monsters that roam the earth are wounded, battered, exhausted… if mankind has any chance of recovering from this disaster, now is the moment. But with the world in ruin and civilization in total disarray, can anything still be salvaged? The fate of humanity is determined in Godzilla: Kingdom of Monsters #12!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

 

Infestation 2: Dungeons & Dragons #1 (of 2)

Paul Crilley (w) • Valerio Schiti (a) • Livio Ramondelli, menton3 (c)

Abraxis Wren is the most notorious inquisitive in Sharn… and when a routine (well, routine by his standards) case puts him on the trail of creatures beyond the ken of mortal, it’s only a matter of time before he finds himself caught up in the middle of INFESTATION 2! Introducing the D&D campaign EBERRON to comics!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Infestation 2: Transformers #2 (of 2)

Chuck Dixon (w) • Guido Guidi (a & c)

The Infestation threatens all of America, and its evil seems unstoppable as it infects everything in its path. Tobias Muldoon is called upon to help the Autobots find a solution, and he knows the perfect man for the job—Nikola Tesla! Together they attempt to re-activate Optimus Prime, but it’s unclear if he will be able to turn the tide in an increasingly hopeless situation!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

 

Road Rage #1 (of 4)

Stephen King & Joe Hill, Chris Ryall (w) • Nelson Daniel (a) • Nelson Daniel, Phil Noto (c)

Acclaimed novelist/Eisner-winning graphic novelist Joe Hill collaborated with his father, Stephen King, for the first time on a tale that paid tribute to Richard Matheson’s classic tale, Duel. Now, IDW is proud to present comic-book tellings of both stories in Road Rage. First up, is the Hill/King adventure tale, Throttle! Adapted by Chris Ryall alongside Hill & King and featuring art by Nelson Daniel (Joe Hill’s The Cape), Throttle tells the tale of a motorcycle gang pursued by an unseen assailant in a big rig!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

 

Star Trek/Legion of Superheroes #5 (of 6)

Chris Roberson (w) • Jeffrey Moy & Philip Moy (a) • Phil Jimenez, Mike Allred (c)

In the distant past, one team of Legionnaires and Starfleet officers come face to face with the force that erased both of their timelines from existence, while in the altered 23rd century another team confronts the latter-day version of that same force. But now that they know how history was changed, can anything be done to set things right?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


 

Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye Ongoing #2

James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne (a) • Alex Milne, Roche (c)

The new TRANSFORMERS direction blasts off! Trapped in space, their ship critically damaged, the Autobots try to rally what’s left of their forces. And to complicate matters, Skids arrives on the scene, guns blazing! Who is he? What does he want? Where does he come from? Unfortunately, not even Skids knows the answers…

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

 

Star Trek Classics, Vol. 2: Enemy Unseen 

Keith R.A. DeCandido, Christopher Golden, Tom Sniegoski, and Scott Ciencin (w)  Peter Pachoumis, Scott Benefiel, Dave Hoover, and Andrew Currie (a)  Drew Stuzan (c)

In a long and distinguished career, Captain Jean-Luc Picard and his crew have faced uncounted foes and vanquished incredible dangers. But what happens when the ememy can’t be easily seen–when it lurks in the shadows, disguises itself as polite society, or emerges from the depths of one’s own mind? These are the antagonists with which the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise must contend in this volume, the most dangerous kind of enemy–the enemy unseen. Contains the three stories “Perchance to Dream,” “Embrace the Wolf,” and “The Killing Shadows.”

TPB  FC $21.99  224 pages  ISBN 978-1-61377-131-0


 

Transformers, Vol. 6: Chaos : Police Action

Mike Costa (w) • Brendan Cahill & E.J. Su (a) • Marcelo Matere (c)

While there is much “CHAOS” on Cybertron, there’s no less bedlam here on Earth as our remaining Autobots investigate the accusation that Spike, their trusted human ally, murdered a TRANSFORMER. Prowl and Jazz take center stage as the alliance between the two races are on the brink. Also includes the Prowl Spotlight.

TPB  FC  $17.99  104 pages  ISBN 978-1-61377-164-8