IDW Publishing Previews: 5/1/13

The Colonized #2 (of 4)

Chris Ryall (w) • Drew Moss (a) • Dave Sim (c)

Aliens have landed in the separatist town of Carbon Falls… and—worse—they’ve reanimated the town’s dead, too. As Hux Robertson and the rest deal with these crises, they also have to contend with a traitor within and the ATF, too!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Danger Girl / G.I. JOE

Andy Hartnell (w) • John Royle (a) • J. Scott Campbell (c)

The two most incredible covert action teams the world has ever known—so covert, in fact, that neither knows the other exists—are meeting for the first time ever! Repeat:  Danger Girl and G.I. JOE, together. Spies! Girls! Ninjas! COBRA!

HC • FC • 128 pages  • Red Label $95 • Black Label $300

Dungeons & Dragons: The Legend of Drizzt: Neverwinter Tales

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

The most popular character from the most popular fantasy world of all time comes to life. Drizzt and his companion Dahlia hunt for something that seems part vampire and part elite dwarven warrior and must find out how the evil lich Valindra Shadowmantle and her minion Korbin Dor’crae factor into the mystery.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 136 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-635-3

Dungeons & Dragons: Cutter #2 (of 5)

R.A. & Geno Salvatore (w) • David Baldeon (a) • Steve Ellis, Baldeon (c)

Tragedy strikes a peaceful Moon Elf village—and at the heart is Tos’un and Sinnafain’s children: their half-drow daughter Doum’wielle and her brother Tos’un. And driving the tragedy is the bloodthirsty sentient sword Khazid’hea—a blade known for driving its wielders into savage madness!

*2 regular covers will be shipped in a 9-to-1 ratio (9 Steve Ellis, 1 David Baldeon)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Joe Palooka #6 (of 6)

Mike Bullock (w) • Fernando Peniche (a) • Kevin Colden (c)

The red-hot Joe Palooka comic book series, recently featured on the top-rated Fox & Friends morning show, reaches a thunderous climax as Joe meets his adversaries inside the cage as well as outside. Don’t miss a moment, when the action spills over into the Las Vegas Strip, as Joe fights for his life in a packed Las Vegas arena in order to earn a spot on billionaire Tommy Chang’s fight team.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Magic: The Gathering, Vol. 3: Path of Vengeance

Matt Forbeck (w) • Martín Cóccolo (a) • Dan Scott (c)

Dack Fayden returns to Ravnica! He knows that the malevolent Sifa Grent has something sinister planned for the city, but he must uncover her plot while being pursued by Rakdos cultists and Boros soldiers. Not only that, but someone from Dack’s past may just put an end to the Planeswalker thief!

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-637-7

Mars Attacks #10

John Layman (w) • John McCrea (a & c)

The second story arc comes to a close as little Tommy Bailey and the Nova Viras continue their contributions to the war effort to devastating effect! See science and robot mayhem play out on a global scale! Don’t miss any of the action in this runaway hit series from John Layman and John McCrea!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers: Regeneration One, Vol. 2

Simon Furman (w) • Andrew Wildman (a & c)

The fallout from the devastation on Earth ripples outward, all the way to Nebulos, where GRIMLOCK faces his own dark demons and a fateful choice that may cost him his very Spark. The dark reign of SCORPONOK begins here, and nothing will ever be the same again!

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 128 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-642-1

Transformers Spotlight: Hoist

James Roberts (w) • Agustin Padilla (a) • Padilla, Livio Ramondelli (c)

FACE OFF! HOIST has always managed to fade into the background: until now. Trapped on an alien planet with a narcissist, half a scientist and a creature that may or may not turn into a catapult, the Lost Light’s mild-mannered maintenance engineer must confront the five most dangerous DECEPTICONS ever.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Color Classics #10

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

Revisit this TMNT Mirage classic in full glorious color (continued from TMNT Color Classics Micro Series: Leonardo)!  As everyone is reacting to Leonardo’s battered body being thrown through April’s apartment window, a cadre of Foot Soldiers crash through in hot pursuit of the fallen Turtle. It’s a desperate fight for survival as the TMNT and their family — with help from Casey Jones — seek an escape from the marauding enemy, who is being led by none other than a resurrected SHREDDER!

FC • 38 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 5: KRANG WAR

Tom Waltz & Kevin Eastman (w) • Ben Bates (a) • Nick Pitarra (c)

He is a warlord, a genius, and a squishy pink brain. He is General Krang. One of the most signature villains in TMNT history, Krang has an arsenal and wit unlike any other and his master plan sees the TMNTs come into direct confrontation with one of their mightiest enemies!

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-640-7