IDW Publishing Previews – 7/4/12

The Cape: 1969 #1 (of 4)

Joe Hill, Jason Ciaramella (w) • Nelson Daniel (a) • Zach Howard (c)

It’s 1969 and the war in Vietnam rages on. Captain Chase, a Medevac helicopter pilot for the US Army, is shot down over enemy territory. He and his crew are in a fight for their lives as they play a deadly game of cat and mouse with the Vietcong. We soon learn that machine guns and grenades aren’t the only scary things hiding in the jungle. Find out what happens in this origin prequel to last year’s Eisner Award-nominated hit, with story by Joe Hill and Jason Ciaramella, and art and colors by Nelson Daniel (Road Rage, The Cape). Explore your dark side.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Danger Girl: The DANGER-SIZED Treasury Edition #2

J. Scott Campbell, Andy Hartnell (w) • J. Scott Campbell ( a & c)

The second Danger-sized treasury collects issues 3, 4 and 5 of the original best-selling series by Campbell & Hartnell, for the very first time in at this gigantic format! Thrill to the super-sexy adventures of Abbey, Sydney and Natalia (along with Johnny Barracuda) as they fight the nefarious Major Maxim and the rest of the Hammer Syndicate—the evil organization hellbent on achieving world domination—plus a great cover gallery!

FC  Cardstock  $9.99  72 pages  9.25” x 14.25”

Doctor Who Classics Series IV #6 (of 6)

Jamie Delano (w) • John Ridgway (a & c)

IDW’s newly recolored reprints of classic Doctor Who tales from years past, this time featuring the SIXTH DOCTOR, concludes! The Doctor, Peri, and Frobisher deliver a present to a jazzy birthday bash, only to unleash a self-replicating robot that threatens the planet in “The Gift.”

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Dorothy Of Oz Prequel #3 (of 4)

Denton J. Tipton (w) • Blair Shedd (a) • Eric Shanower (c)

Based on the upcoming animated film Dorothy Of Oz! Building on the world created in the celebrated children’s book by Roger Stanton Baum, Dorothy Of Oz will tell the tale of Dorothy’s return to the Land of Oz. But first, read here about what events transpired to necessitate Dorothy’s return, and witness the rise of the Jester!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

G.I.JOE: A Real American Hero #180

Larry Hama (w) • S L Gallant (a) • Herb Trimpe, Gallant (c)

In this special issue of G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero, G.I. JOE goes to SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL! After being provided with pivotal information, G.I. JOE travel to San Diego in order to stop a plot to exchange nuclear clearance codes within the confines of the SDCC. Will G.I. JOE save the day in time? You can’t miss this convention-tastic issue of G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Popeye #3 (of 4)

Roger Langridge (w) • Tom Neely (a & c)

When Swee’Pea runs away from home and gets hooked up with a gang of kids from The Wrong Side of the Tracks, Popeye has to go after him… taking on all comers along the way! Can Popeye find Swee’Pea before he gets a tattoo? PLUS: back-up shenanigans with those stick-figure funsters, Pete and Patsy!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers: Robots in Disguise Ongoing #7

John Barber (w) • Brendan Cahill (a) • Andrew Griffith, Casey Coller (c)

DECEPTICON MONTH! Fan-favorite character TURMOIL returns from the dead—but what does he want on CYBERTRON? The AUTOBOTS don’t want another DECEPTICON on their planet and the DECEPTICONS don’t want things to get any worse… but what Wheeljack discovers about the DECEPTICON warlord will change everything!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99