(W) John Jackson Miller, John Barber, James Gilarte (A) Valentina Pinto (A/CA) Jon Sommariva In Shops: Nov 13, 2019 SRP: $9.99
Join Chewie, Poe Dameron, BB-8, and Luke Skywalker in these adventures that span the Star Wars universe and the saga’s entire history. These young-reader friendly stories will appeal to Jedi everywhere, Master and Padawan alike! Chewie shows off his problem-solving skills, Poe gets separated from BB-8, and Luke gets thrust into a diplomatic situation. Plus, an all-new tale based on Star Wars Resistance! Collects issues #14-17 of Star Wars Adventures and the 2018 Star Wars Adventures Annual.
(W) John Barber, Michael Moreci (A) Tony Fleecs (A/CA) Derek Charm In Shops: Oct 30, 2019 SRP: $3.99
In this first installment of a three-part story, the mighty Wookiees of Kashyyk must defend their home against the armies of the evil First Order. Plus, in our second tale, R2-D2, C-3PO, and BB-8 team up on a top-secret spy adventure for the Resistance.
Transformers: The IDW Collection Phase Two, Vol. 9
John Barber, James Roberts, Mairghread Scott
(w) • Livio Ramondelli, Sarah Stone, Andrew Griffith, Marcelo Ferreira, Corin
Howell, Alex Milne, Hayato Sakamoto (a) • Marcelo Matere (c)
The Autobots and Decepticons’ uneasy peace is
threatened by the flames of war! Starscream, ruler of Cybertron, makes contact
with Windblade’s homeworld—and the only defense against a new Cybertronian
Empire is the Combiners—multiple Cybertronians joining together into huge,
dangerous forms! Collects Transformers
issues #39-43, More Than Meets the Eye
issues #41-44, and Windblade, Volume 2
HC • FC • $49.99 • 312 pages • 7” x 11” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-484-8
John Barber & Mike Johnson (w) • Philip Murphy, Jack Lawrence
(a) • Derek Charm (c)
When Kirk, Spock, and the entire crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise investigate problems at a remote mine, they’re met with an explosive battle between powerful warriors who change into vehicles from the 20th century! As the battle between the Autobots and Decepticons rages, it’s up to Kirk to decide—does he violate the Prime Directive and interfere in a war that’s raged for millennia? And how will the Klingons complicate the issue? It’s cartoony fun between two of the most popular science fiction franchises in the world!
John Barber (w) • Alex Milne (a) • Andrew Griffith (c)
The end is nigh! Unicron, a planet-sized being that devours other
worlds, has set its sights on Cybertron and all of its colonies–including
Earth! Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, and their friends must unite every
Cybertronian, Earthling, and ally they have to stand against this threat to all
existence. But why is Unicron hell-bent on destroying Cybertron–what original
sin did Optimus Prime’s ancestors commit to earn this wrath? It’s an all-out
battle against extinction as the world-destroying, universe-shattering threat
of Unicron is on its way.
(W) John Barber, Pierrick Colinet, Elsa Charretier, Nick Brokenshire, Scott Peterson (A) Nick Brokenshire, Elsa Charretier, Mauricet (A/CA) Chad Thomas In Shops: Mar 13, 2019 SRP: $9.99
These ARE the droids you’re looking for! Your favorite dysfunctional droid team, R2-D2 and C-3PO, bumbles through the Star Wars universe in these kid-friendly tales. First, R2-D2 tries to stop an Imperial spy from revealing a rebel secret. But will C-3PO help, or just get in the way? Then, in a story set in the time of the Clone Wars, Anakin and Padme are desperate to get away from the endless fights, both on the battlefield, and the floor of the Senate. But when their vacation goes haywire, will R2-D2 and C-3PO be able to set things right? Collects issues #9, 12, and 13.
John Barber & Mike Johnson (w) • Philip
Murphy (a & c)
stunning conclusion! As the Klingon-Decepticon alliance
prepares to wipe out their enemies once and for all, Kirk and the Autobots make
one last desperate bid to merge Cybertronian technology with Starfleet
ingenuity. It’s a final conflict you won’t want to miss!
Barber (w) • Sara Pitre-Durocher, Kei Zama, Andrew Griffith, & Priscilla
Tramontano (a) • Kei Zama (c)
of the Road! The Autobots are faced with multiple threats, one of them a danger
not only to Cybertron, but to the whole universe! Trapped between Shockwave’s
attack and Unicron’s onslaught, Optimus and the Autobots struggle to make sense
of what’s left of their world, as Optimus’ colonist soldiers contend with a
brutal reality–they have no homes to return to. Plus, Shockwave reveals ancient
truths–as an old friend tries to reconnect with Cybertron. Collects the 2018 Annual and issues #22–25, which
conclude the series.
John Barber & Mike Johnson (w) • Philip
Murphy (a & c)
With the Enterprise
disabled by the Klingon-Decepticon alliance, things look dire for Spock,
Optimus Prime, and the landing team. But with the Autobots’ help, can Captain
Kirk come up with a solution to save the day from a massive Cybertronian
John Barber, James Roberts, Shane McCarthy (w) • Alex Milne, Andrew Griffith, Guido Guidi (a) • Marcelo Matere (c)
Rodimus leads a team of Autobots into Cybertron’s past, pursuing the Decepticon double-agent Brainstorm, who plans on killing Orion Pax before he can become Optimus Prime. Meanwhile, on Earth,Prowl is left in command gathering his allies, the Constructicons, to search for the one human he holds a grudge against, Spike Witwicky. Then, Drift returns! After leaving the Autobots in disgrace, he’s now alone, on a mission to clean up the darkest depths of the galaxy.
Collects Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye issues #35-40, Transformers: Robots in Disguise issues #35-38, Transformers: Punishment, and Transformers: Drift—Empire of Stone.
HC • FC • $49.99 • 400 pages • 7” x 11” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-372-8