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“Back to the Future,” Eastman & Bisley Team Up in IDW’s October 2015 Solicitations

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“Back to the Future,” Eastman & Bisley Team Up in IDW’s October 2015 Solicitations

IDW Publishing has released solicitation information and images for new comics and products shipping in October 2015. When you’re through checking out these solicitations for new releases, be sure to visit CBR’s Independent Comics forum to discuss these titles and products with fellow readers and fans.

Previous IDW Solicitations




Back to the Future #1 (of 4)-GEM OF THE MONTH

Bob Gale, John Barber, Erik Burnham (w) • Brent Schoonover, Dan Schoening (a) • Schoening (c)

“Untold Tales and Alternate Timelines,” part 1: BttF creator/screenwriter Bob Gale returns with all-new tales from the twisting and turning timeline that made Back to the Future a, well… TIMELESS pop-culture phenomenon! Take a trip back to 1985 and be there when Doc Brown and Marty McFly first meet, and then jump even farther back, to 1945, to witness Doc’s involvement in the super-secret Manhattan Project.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Back to the Future #1 (of 5)-Brent Schoonover Variant

Bob Gale, John Barber, Erik Burnham (w) • Brent Schoonover, Dan Schoening (a) • Schoonover (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Back to the Future #1 (of 5)-Amy Mebberson Variant

Bob Gale, John Barber, Erik Burnham (w) • Brent Schoonover, Dan Schoening (a) • Amy Mebberson (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Back to the Future #1 (of 5)-Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

Bob Gale, John Barber, Erik Burnham (w) • Brent Schoonover, Dan Schoening (a) • Blank Sketch (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•All-new canonical stories by Bob Gale, creator and screenwriter of Back to the Future.

•Scripts by John Barber (Transformers) and Erik Burnham (Ghostbusters, TMNT), with artwork by Brent Schoonover (Batman ’66, Ant-Man) and Dan Schoening (Ghostbusters).

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!


Hunter S. Thompson’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas-GEM OF THE MONTH

Hunter S. Thompson (w) • Troy Little (adaptation, a & c)

In proud partnership with the Hunter S. Thompson Estate, Top Shelf Productions is pleased to announce Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, a delightfully bonkers graphic novel by Eisner-nominated artist Troy Little adapting Thompson’s seminal book of the same name. Join Thompson’s alter ego Raoul Duke on the mother of all Vegas benders, as he and his attorney Dr. Gonzo cover a motorcycle race, crash a drug-enforcement convention, and rack up obscenely large room-service bills, all while dosed to the gills on a truly spectacular assortment of mind-altering substances.

HC • FC • $24.99 • 176 pages • ISBN: 978-1-60309-375-0

•”Troy Little masterfully captures the madness and essential humor that makes this book an enduring classic.” -Darick Robertson

•”I am super into everything about this.” -Kelly Sue DeConnick

•”Pre-ether binge reading material. Glorious madness, as mercilessly demented as its original counterpart. The Good Doctor would look on this and raise his highball glass in hearty approval.” -John Layman


League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Nemo Trilogy Slipcase Edition-CERTIFIED COOL

Alan Moore (w) • Kevin O’Neill (a & c)

With a classic two-fisted spirit of adventure, Alan Moore & Kevin O’Neill explore stunning new horizons of their League of Extraordinary Gentlemen universe with the bestselling Nemo trilogy! These spinoff graphic novels follow the terrifying pirate queen Janni Nemo in her confrontations with unearthly Antarctic horrors (Heart of Ice), mechanical metropolitan monstrosities (The Roses of Berlin), and depraved tropical tyrants (River of Ghosts). Now, these handsome hardcovers are joined in a magnificent slipcase gloriously illustrated by Kevin O’Neill.

HC W/Slipcase • FC • $39.99 • 168 pages • ISBN: 978-1-60309-381-1

•”Moore and O’Neill construct enormous fictional amalgamations from the literature of the past. No one else has ever done it nearly as well as these two.” -Comic Book Resources


Upside Down (Book 2): A Hat Full of Spells

Jess Smart Smiley (w & a & c)

Harold, the sugar-loving vampire boy, is back with all his spooky friends for an all-new adventure! In the wake of Book One, witches are no longer plaguing the country… but their hats remain, charged with magical mischief! Jess Smart Smiley returns for a delightful all-ages romp in beautiful black, white, and green.

TPB • PC • $14.99 • 192 pages • ISBN: 978-1-60309-371-2

•”I really enjoyed Upside Down!” – Gene Luen Yang, author of American Born Chinese and Boxers & Saints

•”The perfect balance between silliness, simplicity, and strange.” – Ray Friesen, author of Pirate Penguin vs. Ninja Chicken


Fistful of Blood #1 (of 4)-SPOTLIGHT

Kevin Eastman (w) • Simon Bisley (a) • Eastman & Bisley (c)

“She drifted into town with a few days to kill…” Re-releasing the crazed adventure from Kevin Eastman and Simon Bisley! Every issue of this special edition will feature artwork re-mastered by Kevin Eastman, all-new colors, and a plethora of sketches, process work and other bonus material, too!

FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Fistful of Blood #1 (of 4)-Subscription Variant

Kevin Eastman (w) • Simon Bisley (a) • Eastman (c)

FC • 40 pages • $4.99

•Remastered by Kevin Eastman, and featuring all-new colors, too!

•Fans of Kevin Eastman, Simon Bisley, and non-stop mayhem should not miss this book!


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 12: Vengeance, Pt. 1

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

The Turtles return from Burnow Island to find unimaginable tragedy. As the family struggles to cope with these events, an enraged Foot Clan prepares its revenge. Meanwhile, Casey prepares for a final showdown with Hun as the Purple Dragons run amok. And, as the TMNT struggle to reunite as a family, a greater threat looms. Collects issues #45-47 and the 2015 FCBD issue.

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-450-4

•”Never are the Turtles more expressive or dynamic than under (Santolouco’s) hand.” -IGN


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Box Set, Vol. 1

Kevin Eastman, Tom Waltz (w) • Dan Duncan, Andy Kuhn, Ben Bates (a) • Eastman (c)

TMNT co-creator Kevin Eastman and writer Tom Waltz guide readers through a ground-breaking new origin, and into epic tales of courage, loyalty and family. The Turtles and their allies battle for survival against enemies old and new in the dangerous streets and sewers of New York City. Includes TMNT volumes #1-5.

TPB • 520 Pages • 6.5″ x 10.5″ • $89.99 • ISBN: 978-1-63140-472-6


TMNT Color Classics, Vol. 3 #10

Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird, Jim Lawson (w) • Lawson (a) A.C. Farley (c)

“City at War, Part 8!” As Master Splinter remains trapped in the Rat King’s clutches, the TMNT must decide if they can trust Karai in a partnership to restore order to NYC.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Originally printed as Mirage TMNT #57, Volume 1.


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Amazing Adventures #3

Matthew K. Manning (w) • Chad Thomas, Ben Costa (a) Jon Sommariva (c)

The Mutanimals make their Amazing debut! Members of the team are acting strangely, and the reason is unknown. What happens when they determine the TMNT are to blame?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Amazing Adventures #3- Subscription Variant

Matthew K. Manning (w) • Chad Thomas, Ben Costa (a) Thomas (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Featuring a back-up story by Ben Costa!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #51

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

A new age begins for the TMNT. The epic events of TMNT #50 have created new opportunity… and dangers. Will the family stay united in the face of a devastating new foe?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #51-Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) • Ken Garing (a) • Blank Sketch (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•New status quo! Great jumping on point for new readers!

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!


Star Trek/Green Lantern #4 (of 6)

Mike Johnson (w) • Angel Hernandez (a) • Marc Laming (c)

The crossover event of 2015 continues here, as Starfleet and the Green Lantern Corps team up in the middle of a ring-powered galactic war! The evil Nekron has arrived in the Star Trek universe… with his eye on resurrecting the planet Vulcan itself! Don’t miss out on the latest chapter of this franchise-spanning epic!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Star Trek/Green Lantern #4 (of 6)-J.K. Woodward Variant

Mike Johnson (w) • Angel Hernandez (a) • J.K. Woodward (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Star Trek/Green Lantern #4 (of 6)-Connecting Subscription Variant

Mike Johnson (w) • Angel Hernandez (a) • Garry Brown (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The blockbuster event of 2015!

•6 connecting variant covers from Garry Brown, one for every issue, forming one giant image!


Star Trek: Gold Key Archives, Vol. 4

Arnold Drake, John David Warner, Gerry Boudreau (w) • Alberto Giolitti, Sal Trapani (a) • Michael Stribling (c)

Boldly going… where it all started! Presenting the first comic book adventures of the U.S.S. Enterprise and her crew! Fully remastered with new colors, volume 4 collects issues #19-24, including the stories “The Haunted Asteroid,” “A World Gone Mad,” “The Mummies of Heitus VII,” “Siege in Superspace,” “Child’s Play,” and “The Trial of Captain Kirk.”

HC • FC • $29.99 • 164 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-449-8

•”Star Trek: Gold Key Archives… is ideal reading for any hardcore Trekker or casual admirer of 1960s sci-fi comic books.” -GeeksofDoom.com


Star Trek #50-Five-Year Mission-SPOTLIGHT

Mike Johnson (w) • Tony Shasteen (a & c)

Don’t miss this special anniversary issue that kicks off an epic new 3-part adventure! For the first time, the crew of the new movie franchise will meet its evil Mirror counterpart! It’s Enterprise vs. Enterprise, Federation vs. the Terran Empire, with the fate of two universes at stake!

FC • 40 pages • $4.99


Star Trek #50-Five Year Mission-Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

Mike Johnson (w) • Tony Shasteen (a) • Blank Sketch Cover (c)

FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Star Trek #50-Five Year Mission-Subscription Variant

Mike Johnson (w) • Tony Shasteen (a) • Photo Cover (c)

FC • 40 pages • $4.99

•Wrap around cover by interior artist Tony Shasteen, celebrating the momentous 50th issue of IDW’S ongoing Star Trek comic!

•The kick-off of a very special 3 part story, inspired by the classic original Star Trek episode “Mirror, Mirror!”

•Bonus content including behind-the-scenes looks at the last 50 issues of Star Trek…with hints about where the series is going, and what IDW will be doing to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the series in 2016!

•Also available: Artist’s Edition cover by Rachael Stott, and a blank sketch cover!


G.I. JOE: A Real American Hero: COBRA WORLD ORDER Prelude-SPOTLIGHT

Larry Hama (w) • S L Gallant (a) • Paul Pope (c)

It’s zero hour for Real American Hero! This table-setter leads into a mammoth 6-part bi-weekly event kicking off with next month’s RAH #219 and #220! G.I. JOE has been fighting the evil forces of COBRA for decades, but now COBRA is ready to unleash its master plan on an unsuspecting G.I. JOE!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


G.I. JOE: A Real American Hero: COBRA WORLD ORDER Prelude-Francesco Francavilla Variant

Larry Hama (w) • S L Gallant (a) • Francesca Francavilla (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


G.I. JOE: A Real American Hero: COBRA WORLD ORDER Prelude-Phil Jimenez Variant

Larry Hama (w) • S L Gallant (a) • Phil Jimenez (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


G.I. JOE: A Real American Hero: COBRA WORLD ORDER Prelude -Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

Larry Hama (w) • S L Gallant (a) • Blank Sketch (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•A perfect jumping on point for G.I. Joe fans, new and old!

•Covers from Paul Pope, Francesco Francavilla and Phil Jimenez!

•The 7-part COBRA WORLD ORDER starts here and comnitnues in next month’s now- bi-weekly RAH!

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!


Transformers #46

John Barber (w) • Sara Pitre-Durocher (a) • Andrew Griffith (c)

CONQUERORS part 1! OPTIMUS PRIME struggles to find his place on CYBERTRON where half the population hates him and the other half worships him. Meanwhile, on Earth, GALVATRON doesn’t care what anybody thinks.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Transformers #46-Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

John Barber (w) • Andrew Griffith (a) • Blank Sketch (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•A new story arc that will have deep-reaching ramifications for TRANSFORMERS.

•The countdown to issue 50 begins here!

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!


Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #46

James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne (a & c)

What does it mean to be a DECEPTICON in a postwar universe? Was MEGATRON’s rise to power the inevitable consequence of configurative determinism? Is it possible to “disprove” an ideology? Who decided that all the badges should be purple? In this issue, the Scavengers ponder at least one of these questions.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #46-Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne (a) • Blank Sketch (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The Scavengers continue to return!

•The countdown to issue 50 begins here!

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!


Transformers: Redemption

John Barber (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a & c)

INTO THE WILD! The DINOBOTS engaged in some of the most brutal missions of the war-which made them damaged goods in the peace. Now, a mission to change the face of CYBERTRON offers a chance for something they never imagined… redemption.

FC • 48 pages • $7.99


Transformers: Redemption-Subscription Variant

John Barber (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a) • James Biggie (c)

FC • 48 pages • $7.99

•From the creative team that brought you TRANSFORMERS: PUNISHMENT!

•The DINOBOTS’ last chance!


Transformers: Robots in Disguise Animated #4

Georgia Ball (w) • Priscilla Tramontano (a & c)

THE ANSWERS! BUMBLEBEE’s search for the truth about the rival AUTOBOT TEAM on Earth leads TEAM BEE to a thief with deep connections… but knowing the truth may be worse than getting lied to.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Transformers: Robots in Disguise Animated #4-Subscription Variant

James Roberts (w) • Priscilla Tramontano (a) • Travis Sengaus (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The end of the first dramatic story arc!

•What are the heroes from TRANSFORMERS PRIME doing on Earth?


Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye, Vol. 8

James Roberts (w) • Hayato Sakamoto, Brendan Cahill, Alex Milne (a) • Alex Milne (c)

The Decepticon Justice Division discovers that Megatron has joined the Autobots as the crew of the Lost Light start to think that the universe holds no more surprises for them. Of course, they are wrong! Collects issues #39-44.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 152 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-452-8

•”For a series that features giant transforming robots and features all kinds of time traveling and world ending plot devices, this book somehow creates some of the most heartfelt and funniest moments you will ready anywhere each month.” -BigGlasgowComic.com


The X-Files: Season 11 #3

Joe Harris (w) • Matthew Dow Smith (a) • menton3 (c)

“Home Again,” Part 2 of 2: Despite his fugitive status, Mulder continues to investigate X-Files along the highways and byways of America. His latest stop is a secluded farm, which happens to be the new home of the infamous Peacock family!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


The X-Files: Season 11 #3-Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

Joe Harris (w) • Matthew Dow Smith (a) • Blank Sketch Variant (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


The X-Files: Season 11 #3-Movie Mash-up Variant

Joe Harris (w) • Matthew Dow Smith (a) • Brian Miller (c)

A variant cover from Brian Miller of Hi-Fi Studios, mashing up The X-Files and your favorite movies!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The X-Files is back with an all-new status quo!

•Executive produced by The X-Files creator Chris Carter!

•Featuring the infamous Peacock family!

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!


The X-Files Classics: Ground Zero

Kevin J. Anderson (w) • Gordon Purcell (a) • Sam “Mister-Sam” Shearon (c)

Adapts the best-selling novel by Kevin J. Anderson. Dr. Gregory, a renowned nuclear weapons researcher, is not only dead-he’s been charred to a radioactive cinder. Since this is a death on federal property, Mulder and Scully are hastily called in. When a second victim, completely unrelated to nuclear science or Dr. Gregory is obliterated in the New Mexico desert, and then a third dies the same way in Washington, DC, Mulder and Scully begin to focus on the frightening dimension of their task. As they work to uncover the secret unifying element that ties these deaths, it becomes clear that this twisted puzzle has fatal consequences for the entire world.

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 100 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-456-6

•Collected for the first time!


Godzilla in Hell #4 (of 5)

Brandon Seifert (w) • Ibrahim Moustafa (a & c)

Godzilla’s journey is stymied by an impenetrable wall of living flesh! Cornered, with nowhere to go, he is beset by devilish versions of his greatest foes-Destoroyah and King Ghidorah!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Godzilla in Hell #4 (of 5)-Subscription Variant

Brandon Seifert (w) • Ibrahim Moustafa (a) • Jeff Zornow (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!


The Fly: Outbreak

Brandon Seifert (w) • menton3 (a & c)

Years ago, a scientist had a horrific accident when he tried to use his newly invented teleportation device and became a human-fly hybrid. Now, his almost-human son continues to search for a cure for the mutated genes.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 120 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-443-6

•”Has the feel and authenticity of its source material.” -ComicsTheGathering.com


Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency #5

Chris Ryall (w) • Ilias Kyriazis (a & c)

Will the museum’s gala event for King Ahktenkhamen, a serial-killing couple, and a soul-stealing phone all wrap up nicely here? Of course not! Luckily, Dirk wouldn’t have it any other way.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency #5-Subscription Variant

Chris Ryall (w) • Ilias Kyriazis (a) • Rob Guillory (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•”The Interconnectedness of All Kings,” part 5 (of 5)!


Edward Scissorhands, Vol. 2: Whole Again

Kate Leth (w) • Drew Rausch (a & c)

After settling in with Megs and her family, Edward becomes curious about a television “miracle doctor” named April Wells, and enlists the help of friends and townspeople to send her a homemade audition tape. While Megs struggles with her uncertainty about the whole situation, Edward has a quiet hope that, maybe, she could help him. Collects issues #6-10.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 148 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-440-5

•”This captures all the hopes, tears, and fears of the film and brings them to the present in a stunning tale.” -SciFiPulse.net


Drive #3 (of 4)

Michael Benedetto (w) • Antonio Fuso (a & c)

It was a set up-had to be. And when the dead men at the hotel don’t make it home, those who sent them will ask questions. Then they’ll send someone else. They always do. 

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Drive #3 (of 4)-Subscription Variant

Michael Benedetto (w) • Antonio Fuso (a) • Mike Collins (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Sherlock Holmes: The Seven-Per-Cent Solution #3 (of 5)

David & Scott Tipton (w) • Ron Joseph (a) • Kelley Jones (c)

Holmes and Watson have arrived in Vienna in the hopes of treating Holmes’ addiction, but soon find themselves grappling with something they didn’t expect: a mystery! The adaptation of the best-selling novel continues!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Sherlock Holmes: The Seven-Per-Cent Solution #3 (of 5)-Subscription Variant

David & Scott Tipton (w) • Ron Joseph (a) • Juan Carlos Ruiz (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


The Shrinking Man #4 (of 4)

Ted Adams (w) • Mark Torres (a & c)

In the finale to Richard Matheson’s classic story, will Scott continue to shrink away to nothing or find his way back to a world that has let him down (and down)?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Shrinking Man #4 (of 4) -Subscription Variant

Ted Adams (w) • Mark Torres (a & c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Jem and the Holograms, Vol. 1: Showtime-SPOTLIGHT

Kelly Thompson (w) • Sophie Campbell (a & c)

Meet Jerrica Benton-a girl with a secret. She and her sisters team up with to become… JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS! But what does it mean to be JEM today? Fashion, art, action, and style collide in Jem and the Holograms: Showtime!

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 152 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-395-8

•”One of the brightest, most beautiful books on the shelves, and it’s such a treat to read.” -Comic Book Resources


Jem and the Holograms #8

Kelly Thompson (w) • Emma Vieceli (a & c)

“Viral,” Part 2! JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS finish their new video with holographic supercomputer SYNERGY’s help and prepare for a house party celebrating the video’s world wide launch. Meanwhile, THE MISFITS bristle under the new management of… ERIC RAYMOND!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Jem and the Holograms #8-Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

Kelly Thompson (w) • Emma Vieceli (a) • Blank Sketch (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!

•The Misfits try to repair their tarnished image… and that can’t go wrong, right?


Atomic Robo and the Ring of Fire #2 (of 5)

Brian Clevenger (w) • Scott Wegener (a & c)

Atomic Robo’s head is discovered and a new style of bowling is founded. Also: monsters threaten all life on earth!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Atomic Robo and the Ring of Fire #2 (of 5)-Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

Brian Clevenger (w) • Scott Wegener (a) • Blank Sketch (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!


D4VE2 #2 (of 4)

Ryan Ferrier (w) • Valentin Ramon (a & c)

While the robots scramble to locate the [REDACTED], D4VE gets a new face for a hot date, and 5COTTY becomes a hero. It all comes crashing down when D4VE is faced with a decision that will define him and his entire species.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


D4VE2 #2 (of 4)-Subscription Variant

Ryan Ferrier (w) • Valentin Ramon (a & c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Variant cover by Brian Level!


Skylanders: Superchargers #1-SPOTLIGHT

Ron Marz, David A. Rodriguez (w) • Fico Ossio (a) • Fico Ossio (c)

GET SUPERCHARGED! Join Spyro and all his Skylanders friends as they meet a new group of friends and embark on their most perilous journey to date!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Skylanders: Superchargers #1 -Subscription Variant

Ron Marz, David A. Rodriguez (w) • Fico Ossio (a) • Jack Lawrence (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Featuring all your favorite Skylanders characters!

•Ties directly into the 2015 Skylanders video game!


Angry Birds: Super Angry Birds # 2 (of 4)

Jeff Parker (w) • Ron Randall (a) • Ron Randall (c)

When New Yolk City is in peril, only one team is brave enough… bold enough… mad enough to stand up and fight for the rights of its citizens. They are – the Super Angry Birds!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Angry Birds: Super Angry Birds # 2 (of 4)-Subscription Variant

Jeff Parker (w) • Ron Randall (a) • Marcelo Ferreira(c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #35

Jeremy Whitley (w) • Andy Price (a) • Sara Richard (c)

“Siege of the Crystal Empire,” Part 2! The mystery antagonist reveals the next stage in a diabolical scheme! Will our ponies be able to uncover what role Sombra is meant to play before it’s too late?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #35-Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

Jeremy Whitley (w) • Andy Price (a) • Blank Sketch (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Magical intrigue!

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!


My Little Pony: Friends Forever #21

Ted Anderson (w) • Agnes Garbowska (a) • Amy Mebberson (c)

A strange flu has descended over Ponyville! Only two friends find themselves immune… Spike and Zecora? Will the unusual pair be able to find a cure?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

My Little Pony: Friends Forever #21-Subscription Variant

Ted Anderson (w) • Agnes Garbowska (a & c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


My Little Pony Art Gallery II

Various (a) • Sara Richard (c)

A brand new art gallery featuring your favorite Pony artists! Rare and never-before-seen art fill this gorgeous book!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, Vol. 8

Ted Anderson, Christina Rice, Thom Zahler (w) • Jay Fosgitt, Agnes Garbowska, Tony Fleecs (a) • Agnes Garbowska (c)

Rarity helps Cherilee and her sister mend hurt feelings over a long-simmering grudge. A massive event celebrating Ponyville’s founding is nearing but an argument between friends splits the town into two argumentative factions! And, something sinister is happening at Sweet Apple Acres! Bad apples have come alive and are determined to take over all of Ponyville! Collects issues #29-33.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 120 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-446-7

•”The My Little Pony comics are unique in the variety of stories they tell.” -GeekedOutNation.com


Walt Disney Comics & Stories: 75th Anniversary Special-SPOTLIGHT

William Van Horn, Carl Fallberg (w) • William Van Horn, Walt Kelly, Al Taliaferro, Paul Murry, Al Hubbard (a) • Daan Jippes & Heinrike Goorhuis (c)

“Howlin’ crashwagons!” It’s here! This king-size celebration of Disney’s flagship title brings together Donald, Mickey, Uncle Scrooge, Goofy, Magica, Chip ‘n’ Dale, Big Bad Wolf, Ludwig Von Drake, and a prized pantheon of favorite artists and writers-tracing decades of thrills, memories and mayhem!

FC • 64 pages • $5.99


Walt Disney Comics & Stories: 75th Anniversary Special-Subscription Variant

William Van Horn, Carl Fallberg (w) • William Van Horn, Walt Kelly, Al Taliaferro, Paul Murry, Al Hubbard (a) • Walt Kelly (c)

FC • 64 pages • $5.99

•This awesome, extra-length Comics and Stories special has something for everyone-collectors, new readers and fans of all ages!

•Story selection represents generations of prized issues… from Donald in 1943 to Scrooge in 1993 and everything in between!

•Includes Paul Murry’s classic Mickey Mouse serial “Ridin’ the Rails,” reprinted in full for the first time!


Donald Duck #6

Guido Martina, Harry Gladstone (w) • Giovan Battista Carpi, Harry Gladstone (a) • Dave Alvarez (c)

Donald’s debut as “The Diabolical Duck Avenger” wraps up-but will it finish a Duck family feud? Then Donald’s nephews celebrate a “Birthday Bugaboo!”

FC • 40 pages • $3.99

Donald Duck #6-Subscription Variant

Guido Martina, Harry Gladstone (w) • Giovan Battista Carpi, Harry Gladstone (a) • Derek Charm (c)

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•It’s an issue full of fan favorites-from Donald’s wild “Duck Avenger” alter-ego to the never-before-reprinted “Birthday Bugaboo!”

•Continues this beloved series’ legacy numbering at #373.

•40 action-packed pages for only $3.99!

•Variant “Disney Legacy” Halloween-inspired Haunted Mansion cover by Derek Charm!


Mickey Mouse #5

Bill Wright (w & a) • Jonathan Gray (c)

“The Ghost of Man-Eater Mountain!” Mickey’s and Goofy’s skiing holiday turns spooky-and near-deadly!-when a spectral kidnapper strikes!

FC • 40 pages • $3.99

Mickey Mouse #5-Subscription Variant

Bill Wright (w & a) • Derek Charm (c)

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•Boo! Right on target for Halloween, it’s an extra-long spook story by Golden Age Mouse artist Bill Wright!

•Continues this classic series’ legacy numbering at #314!

•40 action-packed pages for only $3.99!

•Variant “Disney Legacy” Halloween-inspired Haunted Mansion cover by David Alvarez!


Uncle Scrooge #7

Romano Scarpa, Joe Torcivia (w) • Romano Scarpa (a) • William Van Horn (c)

“Mummy Fearest”: When Scrooge rebuilds his Money Bin in pyramid form, rival tycoon John D. Rockerduck decides it’s time for a Pharaoh’s curse!

FC • 40 pages • $3.99

Uncle Scrooge #7-Subscription Variant

Romano Scarpa, Joe Torcivia (w) • Romano Scarpa (a) • Derek Charm (c)

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•Boo again! Our Halloween cover and McDuck mummy tale are seasonally suited to set your feathers on end!

•Continues this popular series’ legacy numbering at #412!

•40 action-packed pages for only $3.99!

•Variant “Disney Legacy” Halloween-inspired Haunted Mansion cover by Derek Charm!


Walt Disney’s Comics & Stories #724

Bruno Sarda (w) • Daan Jippes, Massimo De Vita (a) • Henrieke Goorhuis (c)

Man-eating tigers menace Mickey under the big top in “Search for the Zodiac Stone,” Part 4 of 12. Then we’re celebrating Comics and Stories’ 75th anniversary with a new Daan Jippes Donald Duck adventure!

FC • 40 pages • $3.99

Walt Disney’s Comics & Stories #724-Subscription Variant

Bruno Sarda (w) • Daan Jippes, Massimo De Vita (a) • Walt Kelly (c)

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•It’s Walt Disney’s Comics and Stories’ 75th anniversary this month-and we’re celebrating with the return of master Donald Duck man Daan Jippes!

•Disney’s most long-lived, celebrated monthly title is back! Discover Walt Disney’s Comics and Stories again for the first time!

•40 action-packed pages for only $3.99!

•Variant “Disney Legacy” Halloween-inspired Haunted Mansion cover by Derek Charm!


Mickey Mouse: The Mysterious Crystal Ball

Andrea “Casty” Castellan, Bill Walsh, Jonathan Gray (w) • Giorgio Cavazzano, Manuel Gonzales, Paul Murry (a) • Amy Mebberson (c)

The adventures of Mickey Mouse return in these kid-friendly-sized collections of classic stories such as “The Lost Explorers’ Trail,” “Mickey Mouse vs. The Phantom Blot,” “The Mysterious Crystal Ball,” and more!

TPB • FC • $12.99 • 148 pages • 6″ x 9″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-445-0


Sam Kieth’s The Maxx Artist’s Edition HC-SPOTLIGHT

Sam Kieth, William Messner-Loebs (w) • Sam Kieth (a & c)

Kieth has long been one of comics most unique talents. Starting with his career-making turn on Wolverine in Marvel Comics Presents, followed by the best-selling Maxx series, and then Aliens, Batman, Epicurus the Sage, and more, Sam’s beautiful and delicate line-work have earned him legions of devoted fans. But now is your chance to see his pages as close to the original art as possible-as if you were peering over his shoulder onto his drawing board!

This artist’s edition will collect the first 6 issues of The Maxx and present a selection of gorgeous covers-all at their full size, all scanned from the original art, and all produced by the multiple Eisner Award-winning Artist’s Edition team at IDW Publishing!

HC • BW • $75.00 net discount item • 168 Pages • 12″ x 17″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-479-5

•Each copy of the first printing will feature a bound in signature plate signed by Sam Kieth at no extra charge!

•These issues were the basis for the cult-favorite cartoon on MTV.

•Advance-solicited for December release!


The Maxx: Maxximized #24

Sam Kieth (w & a & c)

Sara finds herself out on a pier, literally and figuratively, and is swallowed up by exploding fairies and the relentless Yellow Slug, as the self-esteem tape-which plays in his head-does nothing to slow his destructive path of mayhem!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


The Maxx: Maxximized #24-Subscription Variant

Sam Kieth (w & a & c)

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Empire: Uprising #5

Mark Waid (w) • Barry Kitson (a & c)

Now that Golgoth has set his sights on new worlds to conquer, the void left by his absence threatens to tear the Empire apart. Who-if anyone-will ascend to the throne?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Empire: Uprising #5-Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

Mark Waid (w) • Barry Kitson (a) • Blank Sketch (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!


Empire, Vol. 2: Uprising

Mark Waid (w) • Barry Kitson (a & c)

A decade after the groundbreaking first volume of Empire, Mark Waid and Barry Kitson’s beloved Eisner-nominated series returns with the all-new Empire: Uprising! It’s been a year since the events of the original series, and much has changed for Golgoth, the first supervillain to finally have conquered the world. But can he hold onto his rein-and does he even want to? Collects issues #1-4.

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-441-2

•”Fans of the original Empire will find a lot to love about this newest extension of Golgoth’s story… However, (it) also serves as a brisk and bloody introduction to the world of Empire that will surely send new readers seeking out what came before.” -Newsarama


Insufferable #6

Mark Waid (w) • Peter Krause (a & c)

What was Malvolia’s plan? How is Praetorean involved in the murder of Galahad’s mother? And who is wearing the Suit of Babies?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Insufferable #6-Subscription Variant

Mark Waid (w) • Peter Krause (a) • Ming Doyle (c)

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Onyx #4 (of 4)

Chris Ryall (w) • Gabriel Rodriguez (a & c)

Onyx came here to save our planet from a threat from beyond the stars, only to learn here that even greater peril exists at the hands of the very people she’s come to trust.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Onyx #4-Subscription Variant

Chris Ryall (w) • Gabriel Rodriguez (a) • Jeffrey Veregge (c)

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String Divers #3 (of 5)

Chris Ryall (w) • Nelson Daniel (a) • Ashley Wood (c)

The String-Divers, the Quantum Rangers, and Dark Matter Scalar Diver Phil all bend, fold, and mutilate quantum physics in a battle that wreaks havoc across all ten-or is it nine now?-dimensions!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


String Divers #3 (of 5)-Subscription Variant

Chris Ryall (w) • Nelson Daniel (a & c)

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Zombies vs Robots #10

Chris Ryall, Lucy Ryall (w) • Antonio Fuso, Nico Peña (a) • Ashley Wood (c)

Ryall and Fuso conclude “War! ‘Bots!” in explosive fashion! And in a special bonus, 9-year-old progeny Lucy Ryall and artist Nico Peña contribute a one-of-a-kind ZvR tale!

FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Zombies vs Robots #10-Subscription Variant

Chris Ryall, Lucy Ryall (w) • Antonio Fuso, Nico Peña (a) • Ashley Wood (c)

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•Featuring a unique bonus story written (entirely on her own) by 9-year-old Lucy Ryall!


The October Faction #9

Steve Niles (w) • Damien Worm (a & c)

In their first day of training as monster hunters, the Allan children must now face the most fearsome monster of them all… their mother! And in the process, a terrible secret about their real parents is revealed. 

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The October Faction #9-Subscription Variant

Steve Niles (w) • Damien Worm (a & c)

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Danger Girl: Renegade #2 (of 4)

Andy Hartnell (w) • Stephen Molnar (a) • J. Scott Campbell (c)

More details emerge from Abbey Chase’s past as a 16-year-old in Tokyo… learning martial arts and foreign languages from a female member of the secret police. Then, in present-day Brazil, Abbey continues the search for her long-missing father… and for a valuable gem!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Danger Girl: Renegade #2 (of 4)-Artist’s Edition Blank Sketch Variant

Andy Hartnell (w) • Stephen Molnar (a) • Blank Sketch (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Month promotion!


BOY-1 #3 (of 4)

H.S. Tak (w) • Amancay Nahuelpan (a) • Brent McKee (c)

In the near future, when the drug-addled heir of a genetic-engineering company begins to investigate his company’s murky past, he discovers he is the catalyst in a terrifying global event that will transform him and forever alter the course of human evolution.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•In the tradition of Y: The Last Man and Blade Runner.

•Variant Cover by Danijel Zezelj!


TET #2 (of 4)

Paul Allor (w) • Paul Tucker (a & c)

The city is on fire; the murder remains unsolved; star-crossed lovers are split apart. As the Tet Offensive begins, Eugene abandons his post, and navigates a hellish landscape, desperate to find the woman he loves. But who’s going to save him?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


TET #2 (of 4)-Subscription Variant

Paul Allor (w) • Paul Tucker (a & c)

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•Fans of True Detective will love this tale of a murder investigation that spans decades.


Ragnarök, Vol. 1: Last God Standing-SPOTLIGHT

Walter Simonson (w & a & c)

Ragnarök…the Twilight of the Gods in Norse mythology…the destruction of the Nine Worlds. And now, three hundred years later, the birth of vengeance. Walter Simonson returns to comics in this stunning all-new series.

HC • 7″ x 11″ • 148 Pages • $24.99 • ISBN: 978-1-63140-068-1

Ragnar̦k, Vol. 1: Last God Standing РDeluxe Incentive Edition

Walter Simonson (w & a & c)

FOR EVERY 10 COPIES PURCHASED OF THE REGULAR EDITION OF RAGNARÖK, RETAILERS ARE ELIGIBLE TO BUY 1 COPY.

HC w/slipcase • 7″ x 11″ • 148 Pages • $25.00 net cost item • ISBN: 978-1-63140-478-8

•Ask your retailer about the special, slipcased, deluxe incentive version, complete with a bound-in sketch and signature from Walter Simonson!


Haunted Horror #19: Special Halloween Issue

Various (w) • Alex Toth, Lou Cameron, Jack Abel, Eugene Hughes, Art Gates, and more (a) • Bernard Baily (c)

A terrifying Spook-tacular Halloween Ish! Steve Banes of the infamous “The Horrors of It All” pre-code comics blog, assembles, Frankenstein-like, this Halloween horror-winner of a comic book! Tremble and read if you dare this frightful fare: “Out of the Black Night”, “Trick or Treat” and many more morbid tales! This Halloween eye-candy won’t rot your teeth-just your brain! 

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Popeye Classics #39

Bud Sagendorf (w & a & c)

Popeye, the beloved swab, is back in this comic that could be hailed as “Bud Sagendorf’s Comics and Stories”! The long-time assistant to Popeye’s creator E.C. Segar took all the great chops from his boss and added more spinach and surrealism for a heady and hilarious mix!  This issue boasts Popeye, Wimpy and Swee’ Pea in a 25-page pot-boiler, “The Mountain That Talked Back!” and more!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Variant cover by Pat Dorian!


Popeye Classics, Vol. 7

Bud Sagendorf (w & a & c)

Re-presenting the classic Popeye comic book series that debuted in 1948 by Bud Sagendorf, the long-time assistant to creator E.C. Segar! Carefully reproduced from the original comic books and lovingly restored, volume 7 contains issues #30-34. Also included are more of Sagendorf’s gloriously funny one-pagers, rare photos, and extra artwork!

HC • FC • $29.99 • 200 pages • 8.5″ x 11″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-447-4

•”What an exciting way to rediscover one of the most imaginative and funny comics characters.” -Mark Squirek, New York Journal of Books


GHOSTS AND GIRLS of Fiction House!

Various (w) • Matt Baker, Maurice Whitman, and more (a) • Maurice Whitman (c)

The publisher Fiction House was infamous for what anti-comics crusader Dr. Fredric Wertham called “headlight comics,” i.e. comics featuring the ample female bosom. The Pre-Code publisher used their buxom heroines to star in jungle comics, science fiction tales, and scary GHOST STORIES!

The Chilling Archives of Horror Comics series curates the sexiest and scariest of these poltergeist-infused Good Girl Art comics in a pulse-pounding tome! Your hair will stand on end and at the same time your toes will curl!

HC • FC • $24.99 • 152 pages • 8.5″ x 11″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-404-7

•Contains faithfully reprinted original art from these 1940s and 1950s classics!

•Art by brilliant masters Matt Baker, Maurice Whitman, and more! Don’t miss this must-have, large format collection edited by comics historian and filmmaker Michael Price, with its lovingly restored comics.


The Complete Voodoo, Vol. 1-CERTIFIED COOL

Various (w) • Matt Baker, The Iger Shop (a) • The Iger Shop (c)

Good Girl Art, and old-skool horror art by the master Matt Baker and his associates from the infamous art group The Iger Shop!

Filled with lurid pulp-fiction comics like “Zombie Bride,” “The Weird Dead,” and “The Crawling Horror.” This large format, full-color book of terrors, is the first of three volumes and has a fear-filled and fascinating introduction by Mike “The Worst of Eerie Publications” Howlett!

HC • FC • $29.99 • 208 pages • 8.5″ x 11″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-455-9

•WARNING: THIS BOOK IS NOT APPROVED BY PARENTS, THE GOVERNMENT, or THE COMICS CODE!

•Voodoo has has put a spell on you! One of the weirdest, coolest, cheesiest, most bizarre, goriest Pre-Code comic books is being reprinted in its entirety.


Gil Kane’s Undersea Agent

Steve Skeates, Gardner Fox (w) • Gil Kane (a) • Gil Kane, Ryan Brown (c)

After the job was done for the T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents, a new force was revealed in UNDERSEA AGENT! Helmed by comics master Gil Kane, this special hardcover collection includes all of his work from the short-lived series. A must-have for Kane fans, and Tower Comics collectors. 

HC • FC • $17.99 • 72 pages • 7″ x 11″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-444-3

•Fully re-mastered story pages!

•Perfect companion to T.H.U.N.D.E.R. AGENTS: THE BEST OF WALLY WOOD. 


Rampage Jackson: Street Soldier, Vol. 1

Fabian Nicieza, Mike Baron, Barbara Kesel, Tom Peyer, Martin Pasko, Adam Beechen, Marc Bernardin, Adam Freeman, Lucas Werneck (w) • Leonardo Romero, Fabiano Neves (a) • Dan Panosian (c)

Rampage Jackson has touched the lives of millions, and when one of them reaches out for help against a terrible threat, he swings into action. With astonishing new super powers and his faithful dog, Andronicus, by his side, he must prepare for bone crunching throw downs in over-the-top adventures! An anthology of amazing self-contained stories, Rampage Jackson: Street Soldier marks the beginning of a bold new era of superhero fun!

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 144 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-379-8

•Larger-than-life MMA fighter Rampage Jackson faces his toughest opponents yet in this super-powered slugfest!


Angel: Season Six, Vol. 1-CERTIFIED COOL

Joss Whedon, Brian Lynch (w) • Franco Urru, Tim Kane, David Messina, Stephen Mooney, John Byrne, Nick Runge, Fabio Mantovani, Kevyn Schmidt, Mirco Pierfederici (a) • Nick Runge (c)

After the Fall?! How about after the show?! Picking up where the television series left off, Angel: Season Six brings all the best moments from Angel: First Night, Spike: After the Fall, and Angel: After the Fall into a two-volume set. With Season Six on your shelf, the memory of Angel will not fade away.

TPB • FC • $29.99 • 376 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-438-2

•Brian Lynch’s epic storyline is collected as last!

•Continues the celebrated Angel TV show!


Dragonlance Classics, Vol. 2

Dan Mishkin (w) • Dave Simons, Michael Collins, Jim Janes (a) • Michael Collins (c)

The adventures in the magical world of Krynn, where the evil Dragonlords rule continue. Collects issues #9-16 of the DC Comics series.

TPB • FC • $29.99 • 212 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-439-9

•Collected for the first time!


Silent Hill Omnibus, Vol. 2

Tom Waltz (w) • Steph Stamb, Menton3, Tristan Jones (a) • Justin Randall (c)

This omnibus collects three tales of horror all written by Tom Waltz: Sinner’s Reward with art by Steph Stamb, Past Life with art by menton3, and Downpour: Anne’s Story with art by Tristan Jones.

TPB • FC • $24.99 • 284 pages • 6″ x 9″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-448-1

•”I highly recommend any horror lover to read this book.” – Comics Bulletin

•”If you think you can handle it, peer into the heart of Silent Hill.” – Comics: The Gathering


V-Wars, Vol. 3: Night Terrors

Jonathan Maberry, Larry Correia, James A. Moore, Jeremy Robinson, John Everson, Keith R.A. DeCandido, Hank Schwaeble, Scott Nicholson, Marcus Pelegrimas, Tim Waggoner, Scott Sigler, Weston Ochse, Sam Orion Nova West-Mensch (w) • Trevor Hutchison (c)

V-Wars: Night Terrors collects stories from the reporters embedded with the Beats (humans) and the Bloods (vampires). New York Times Best Seller Jonathan Maberry and his team of front-line storytellers bring you all-new tales of horror and heroism, of pain and delight, of deadly despair and soaring courage. The war between Beats and Bloods is blazing. Pick a side.

TPB • B&W • $19.99 • 384 pages • 6″ x 9″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-272-2

•”V-Wars is nothing short of stunning! The unique approach to vampire legends coupled with the excellent storytelling skills by some very talented authors makes for a perfect blend.” -Fresh Fiction for Today’s Reader

•Prose collection!