IDW Publishing Previews – 6/13/12

Cobra #14

Mike Costa (w) • Antonio Fuso (a) • Antonio Fuso, David Williams (c)

G.I. JOE UNDERGROUND! Armed with secret knowledge of Cobra’s inner workings, a rag-tag force of ex-villains and damaged heroes takes the fight to the darkest corners of the world, under the vigilant eye of Flint!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Bloom County, Vol. 5 Signed/Numbered Ltd Ed.

Berkeley Breathed (w & a & c)

IDW Publishing is proud to present the final signed and numbered limited edition of Bloom County: The Complete Library. Strictly limited to 500 copies, each with a special signature plate bound into the book, and signed by Bloom County creator Berkeley Breathed.

HC · FC · $50.00 · 272 pages · 11” x 8.5”  · ISBN 978-1-61377-128-0


Dungeons & Dragons Classics, Vol. 3

Dan Mishkin, Jeff Grubb, Ben Schwartz, Dan Raspler & Don Kraar (w) • Jan Duursema, Ken Penders, Bob Downs, Tom Mandrake, & Fernado daSilva (a) • Jan Duursema (c)

Contains Advanced Dungeons & Dragons issues #19-26 and the 1990 Annual #1. Includes the four part “Phases of the Moon,” the one issue “Lawyers,”and the three part “Scavangers” storylines.

TPB • FC • $24.99 • 260 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-219-5

G.I. JOE: A Real American Treasury Edition

Larry Hama (w) • Herb Trimpe, Marshall Rogers, Don Hudson, Phil Gosier  (a) • J. Scott Campbell (c)

Celebrate America’s independence with this special 4th of July Treasury Edition of G.I. JOE! JOE scholar Mark Bellomo scoured the run of ARAH for the most patriotic stories for your Independence Day reading enjoyment, and decided on: Issue #1, “Operation Lady Doomsday “; #82, “Weeding Out”; and finally issue #155, “A Letter from SNAKE EYES.” From the very first introduction of the JOE team to the final issue filled with SNAKE EYES’ response to a teenager thinking of enlisting, this commemorative collection is designed for real American heroes.

FC • Cardstock •  $9.99 • 72 pages • 9.25” x 14.25”

KISS #1

Chris Ryall (w) • Jamal Igle (a) • Nick Runge, Igle (c)

You Wanted the Best, You Got the Best! KISS is back in an all-new comic series that will appeal to longtime fans and new readers alike! Four ordinary humans in 1920s Chicago find themselves caught up in a battle of epic proportions that will reverberate across time and space in “Dressed to Kill,” part 1!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Lovecraft Library, Vol. 2: The Call of Cthulhu and Other Mythos Tales

H.P. Lovecraft (w) • Sam “Mister-Sam” Shearon (a & c)

“That is not dead which can eternal lie, and with strange eons even death may die,” declared H.P. Lovecraft describing the truth hidden beneath the surface of his most nightmarish stories. In this collection of six short stories and novellas, Lovecraft explores the boundaries of modern horror, ranging from the cosmic dread of demonic creatures from the stars in “The Call of Cthulhu,” to “The Haunter of the Dark,” and the hidden horrors lurking within “The Shunned House” and “The Diary of Alonzo Typer.” Also includes “The Shadow Over Innsmouth” and “The Festival.” With color art by Sam “Mister-Sam” Shearon and a new introduction by Lovecraft scholar Robert Weinberg.

HC • FC • $16.99 • 232 pages • 6” x 9” • ISBN 978-1-61377-208-9

Night of 1,000 Wolves #2 (of 3)

Bobby Curnow (w) • Dave Wachter (a & c)

One man’s desperate trial to save his family’s life from unstoppable suppernatural onslaught continues! With hordes of wolves, not to mention zombie werewolves, on their heels, Harrick and his family take sanctuary at Cragen’s Keep. The respite is short lived though, as the malevolent force behind the maddness makes itself known! A beatifully illustrated new horror classic in the making!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Color Classics #2

Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird (w) • Eastman, Laird (a & c)

This tale of the original TMNT expands the Turtles universe, detailing the origin of many familiar faces, such ass April O’Neil,  Baxter Stockman, and of course the mechanized Mousers!

FC • 38 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Micro-Series, Vol. 1

Brian Lynch (w) • Franco Urru, Andy Kuhn, Valerio Schiti, & Ross Campbell (a) • David Petersen (c)

Following in the tradition of the original TMNT micro-series comes four stand-alone tales centering on each Turtle brought to you by writer Brian Lynch and artists Franco Urru, Andy Kuhn, Ross Campbell, and Valerio Schiti.

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-232-4


Transformers: More than Meets the Eye Vol. 1

James Roberts (w) • Nick Roche & Alex Milne (a) Alex Milne (c)

The ultimate Transformers saga begins here! More Than Meets The Eye reunites the fan-favorite creative team behind Last Stand of the Wreckers and sends the Transformers on an epic quest to the farthest reaches of the Transformers Universe and beyond! Also includes the one-shot Death of Optimus Prime.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 128 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-235-5

Transformers: Robots in Disguise Ongoing #6

John Barber (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a) • Ramondelli, Casey Coller (c)

ONCE HE WAS: OPTIMUS PRIME! The Autobot gave up his title—returned to his role as ORION PAX! But that doesn’t mean the fight’s over! A shattered planet leads Pax and a squad of fan favorite characters on the trail of the deadliest Decepticon of all… SHOCKWAVE!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99