IDW Publishing Previews: 6/6/13

The Colonized #3 (of 4)

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

The zombie horde is growing, the aliens and humans are outmanned (and out-alienned), and the citizens of Carbon Falls are beset from all sides. Which all pale before the looming explosive threat brought on from one of their own!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Crow: Skinning the Wolves

James O’Barr (w) • James O’Barr & Jim Terry (a) • James O’Barr (c)

In this all-new tale James O’Barr and artist Jim Terry craft a harrowing story set in a concentration camp in 1945 Europe. The night train is being unloaded. And one of the passengers is making a return visit…

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-610-0

John K Presents Spumco Comic Book

John Kricfalusi, Jim Smith, Vincent Waller, Mike Fontanelli, Shane Glines, Rich Pursel (w & a) • John Kricfalusi (c)

Legendary animator, John Kricfalusi, creator of Ren and Stimpy, George Liquor and the gorgeous girl heart-throb Sody Pop, loves comics (the good ones!) and has produced some crazy, fun, wild (and sexy) ones in the past. These raucous extravaganzas are now ultra-rare and expensive and eagerly sought after by his thousands of devoted fans. Yoe Books is pleased as punch to finally publish these comics in a large-format hardback collector’s edition book. Get this–it includes an astounding never before published 25-page epic comic ” Jimmy the Drooling Numbskull in Nutty the Friendly Dump!” worth the price of admission alone!  John is joined by his cartoonist crew including Jim Smith, Vincent Waller, Mike Fontanelli, Shane Glines, Rich Pursel and more Spumco greats! Simply titled “John K. Presents Spumco Comic Book” this is going to be a major buzz book that you will want to be the first in your neighborhood to have!

HC • FC • $34.99 • 160 pages • 9” x 12” • ISBN 978-1-61377-490-8

Locke & Key: Ω #5 (of 6)

Joe Hill (w) • Gabriel Rodriguez (a & c)

In the Drowning Cave, the black door is open at last, and for the kids trapped down there, the choice is simple: resist and die, or pass through the door and be lost forever. In the hole beneath Keyhouse the stones run with blood, the living shadows run riot, and time runs out… as Locke & Key enters its final chapters.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Star Trek / Legion of Super Heroes

Chris Roberson (w) • Jeffrey Moy (a) • Phil Jimenez (c)

IDW Publishing and DC Comics are proud to present the greatest tale of the 23rd century! Or is that the 31st century? Eisner-nominated writer Chris Roberson and Star Trek and Legionnaires veteran artist Jeffrey Moy collaborate to bring you the most bizarre partnership of any century! The crew of the Starship: Enterprise and the Legion of Super-Heroes come face to face as they deal with a changed history and timeline that neither knows the cause of. Traveling to the past and the future to find answers, both teams must work together to set things right.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 156 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-660-5

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Color Classics #11

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

Devastated by a traumatic fight with the Foot and the Shredder, the TMNT retreat to Northampton. This issue serves as a poetic coda to the original, astounding run of Eastman & Laird on TMNT.

FC • 38 pages • $3.99

Transformers: Robots in Disguise #18

John Barber (w) • Atilio Rojo (a) • Rojo, Casey Coller (c)

SURVIVOR’S GUILT! After the shattering events of the past two issues, we can’t tell you who’s alive and who’s dead. But we will hint that one CYBERTRONIAN has to reconsider her worldview—while she comes face-to-face with some old enemies. We won’t mention any names, but she’s in for the fight of her life!

*2 regular covers will be shipped in a 1-to-1 ratio

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Womanthology: Space

Sandy Carpenter, Bonnie Burton, Chrissie Zullo, Blair Butler, Joelle Sellner, Ellise Heiskell, Stacie Ponder, Rachel Edidin, Jennifer  De Guzman, Robin Furth, Devin Grayson, Jody Houser & Christine Ellis (w) • Ming Doyle, Stephanie Hans, Jessica Hickman, Stacie Ponder, Maja K., Tanja, Anna Bowie, Alicia Fernandez, Jean Kang, Maarta Laiho, Leigh Dragoon, Sophia Foster-Dimino, Sally Thompson, Kathryn Lano, Lindsay Walker & Lois Van Baarle (a) • Renae DeLiz (c)

Womanthology: Space, the follow up to the hit Kickstarter project, Womanthology: Heroic brings more tales, pinups, how-tos, and more by women of all ages and experience.

HC • FC • $24.99 • 128 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-607-0