IDW Publishing Previews – 10/31/12

30 Days of Night #11

Steve Niles (w) • Christopher Mitten (a & c)

Fright-master Steve Niles continues the all-new, critically acclaimed 30 DAYS OF NIGHT ongoing series! The Euro vampires have brought in a secret weapon in the shape of a gigantic coffin. What rests inside could be the end of the line for Eben Olemaun and his growing flock of militant bloodsuckers. Meanwhile, Alice Blood has lost her closest ally in the war.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Colony

Bob Layton (w) • Dick Giordano & Bob Layton (a) • Brad D. Nault (c)

Condemned for a crime he didn’t commit, Scott Landus is sentenced to life without parole on COLONY– a galactic “Devil’s Island” where the fascist Galactic Confederacy disposes of its human and alien refuse.  Colony is a science-fiction allegory to the founding of Australia… as hardened career convicts, alien species, and political dissidents from Earth band together to overthrow their technologically superior captors.

TPB • FC • $24.99 • 164 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-521-9

Ghostbusters #14

Erik Burnham (w) • Dan Schoening (a & c)

There’s a new paranormal extermination squad in the city of New York, and the science behind their methods is making Egon nervous. Can the Ghostbusters talk their competition off a potentially dangerous road? Maybe if they use the magic word…

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Godzilla #6

Duane Swierczynski (w) • Simon Gane (a) • Zach Howard (c)

Having tasted serious defeat—and having been branded outlaws by the world’s governments—Boxer and his crew scramble to catch up to Godzilla before he destroys Seattle! There’s just one major obstacle in the way… Mothra!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Mars Attacks The Holidays One-Shot

Bill Morrison, Dean Haspiel, Fred Hembeck, Ian Boothby (w) • Morrison, Haspiel, Hembeck, TBD (a & c)

It’s that time of year! The Martians have come to bring good cheer to all! Well, not really, but humanity still will find a way to celebrate the spirit of the season. Join IDW and Topps—along with a stellar team of writers and artists—to honor the holidays in these four bloody tales of festive cheer!

FC • 48 pages • $7.99

Real Ghostbusters Omnibus, Vol. 1

James Van Hise & La Morris Richmond (w) •  John Tobias, Phillip Hester, Evan Dorkin, & Howard Bender (a) • Ken Steacy (c)

Forget Egon’s rules–the streams have been crossed, the dead have risen, and a free-roaming apparition is part of the gang! It’s The Real Ghostbusters, ladies and gentlemen, and in this first volume omnibus collection you can score issues #1–14 of the classic NOW Comics series. Be there as Ray, Peter, Egon, and Winston keep doing what they do. After all, they ain’t afraid of no ghosts!

TPB • FC • $24.99 • 354 pages • 6” x 9” • ISBN 978-1-61377-493-9

The Rocketeer: Cargo of Doom #3 (of 4)

Mark Waid (w) • Chris Samnee (a & c)

The mysterious cargo is finally revealed and Cliff will discover what demons will be descending on the City of Angels! It’s allaction as the Rocketeer must rise to challenges the likes of which he has never before faced. Meanwhile, what exactly is Peevy’s niece up to, and are her intentions as innocent as they seem?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #15

Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) • Andy Kuhn (a) • Kuhn, Eastman (c)

Something has escaped Stockgen labs and is hunting the Turtles. Its unrelenting and deadly force compel the Turtles to question how far they’ll go to defend themselves… and stretch the brothers’ bonds to the limit!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Annual 2012

Kevin Eastman, Tom Waltz (w) • Kevin Eastman (a & c)

Raphael and Casey find themselves in the middle of a criminal caper gone awry that touches the lives of many of their friends… and enemies! Double-cross upon double-cross leads the Turtles to the heart of the NYC criminal underworld. Various factions jockey for power, but at the end of the day only one can end up on top. Will it be the Foot Clan? Expect the unexpected in this exciting, all-new Kevin Eastman-written/drawn tale!

FC • 48 pages • $7.99

Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye #10

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

SHADOWPLAY continues! On pre-war CYBERTRON, Prowl and Chromedome realize they’ve got a serial killer on their hands, and Orion Pax receives a summons from an old friend that will change his life forever!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99