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IDW Limited Heads to Equestria For Their Biggest Book Ever

07.2With joy in their hearts, IDW Limited announced plans today for a deluxe hardcover version of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, Vol. 1. In order to celebrate what is their biggest book project to date, they’re doing something extra special. The book will be custom designed in six ultra-exclusive variant offerings, one for each member of the hit animated TV series core cast. Starting Monday, the site will begin taking pre-orders on one variation of the book beginning with Rainbow Dash, and continuing with Twilight Sparkle on Tuesday, and rounding out the week with Fluttershy, Pinky Pie, Applejack and Rarity.

IDW Limited has examined every detail in the design of this book line. From hand-built color printed tray cases to exclusive covers and vellum overlays, every book will be a magical experience. Presented in three tiers of collectibility, fans will have their choice of the Red Label (limited to 100 books per character) which comes with a hand-drawn sketch card, Black Label (50 per character) which includes a sketch card and a 9” x 12” sketch plate with a hand-drawn illustration from an amazing stable of top talent including current MLP artists Agnes Grabowska and Amy Mebberson, or the Blue Label Edition (just 5 per character) which will come with an 11” x 14” original painting by premier My Little Pony cover artist Sara Richard!

My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic deluxe hardcover is available for pre-order now. Dash on over to IDWLimited.com to secure your copy now!

Red Sonja #1 First Printing by Gail Simone Sells Out

It doesn’t hit shelves until next Wednesday, but Dynamite has announced that Diamond Comic Distributors has sold through the entire 35,000 print run of Red Sonja #1‘s first printing prior to the store release date of July 17th.  Bolstered by enthusiasm from dedicated fans, the successful Red Sonja relaunch — written by Gail Simone and featuring artwork by Walter Geovani — can still be enjoyed by consumers thanks to an upcoming Second Printing featuring variant artwork by Jenny Frison.

The Red Sonja #1 First Printing celebrated its launch with a wide selection of variant covers illustrated by many of the industry’s top female artists, including Nicola Scott, Amanda Conner, Fiona Staples, Jenny Frison, Colleen Doran, and Stephanie Buscema.  Special retailer exclusives (Midtown, Mile High, and the Phantom Retailers) featured artwork from Nei Ruffino, Mariah Benes, and Agnes Gabowska respectively.

Dynamite has made its Second Printing available for retailer orders immediately through Diamond Comic Distributors.  Retailers can place orders use the Diamond item code MAY138378.