“Uncle Scrooge,” “My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic” Arrive in IDW’s April 2015 Solicitations

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“Uncle Scrooge,” “My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic” Arrive in IDW’s April 2015 Solicitations

IDW Publishing has released solicitation information and images for new comics and products shipping in April 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

Uncle Scrooge #1-GEM OF THE MONTH

Jonathan Gray, Rodolfo Cimino (w) • Romano Scarpa (a) • Giorgio Cavazzano (c)

Wak! Disney’s richest epic hero returns! In “The Wrath of Gigabeagle,” the McDuck Money Bin meets a monster-sized Beagle Boy mech!

FC • 48 pages • $3.99

Uncle Scrooge #1-Subscription Variant

Jonathan Gray, Rodolfo Cimino (w) • Romano Scarpa (a) • Derek Charm (c)

FC • 48 pages • $3.99

Uncle Scrooge #1-Blank Sketch Variant

Jonathan Gray, Rodolfo Cimino (w) • Romano Scarpa (a) • Blank Sketch Variant (c)

FC • 48 pages • $3.99

•Monthly Disney Comics are back, from IDW!

•Fan-favorite creators: Romano Scarpa (legendary Italian Uncle Scrooge master), Jonathan Gray (Sonic the Hedgehog) and more!

•Capcom’s recent DuckTales: Remastered video game has brought Scrooge McDuck back to Disney stardom. See what all the quacking is about!

•48 action-packed Pages for only $3.99!

•Variant “Disney Legacy” Adventureland cover by Andrew Pepoy!

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic-GEM OF THE MONTH

The first My Little Pony mini-series event! This month-long weekly limited series explores the secret origins of the Equestria’s greatest villains!

•Fantastic covers by Amy Mebberson!

•Never before revealed secrets!

•The villains’ time to shine!

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic #1: Sombra

Jeremy Whitley (w) • Brenda Hickey (a) • Amy Mebberson (c)

What caused Sombra to become one of the most feared ponies in Equestria’s history?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic #1: Sombra-Subscription VariantJeremy Whitley (w) • Brenda Hickey (a) • Sara Richard (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Sombra’s curse revealed!

•Twilight Sparkle variant by Sara Richard!

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic #2: Tirek

Christina Rice (w) • Tony Fleecs (a) • Amy Mebberson (c)

Tirek’s mad quest for power starts here!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Expected in-store date: 4/8/15

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic #2: Tirek-Subscription Variant

Christina Rice (w) • Tony Fleecs (a) • Sara Richard (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Young Tirek and Scorpan uncover sinister mysteries!

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic #3: Sirens

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

The Sirens from Rainbow Rocks Equestria origin revealed!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Expected in-store date: 4/15/15

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic #3: Sirens-Subscription Variant

Ted Anderson (w) • Agnes Garbowska (a) • Sara Richard (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•A musical duel with… Starswirl?!

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic #4: Nightmare Moon

Heather Nuhfer (w) • Tony Fleecs (a) • Amy Mebberson (c)

The untold story of what Nightmare Moon did during her time on the moon!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic #4: Nightmare Moon-Subscription Variant

Heather Nuhfer (w) • Tony Fleecs (a) • Sara Richard (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•A dream battle unlike any ever seen!

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic #5: Queen Chrysalis

Katie Cook (w) • Andy Price (a) • Amy Mebberson (c)

The ponies visit the imprisoned Chrysalis… what secret is she hiding?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic #5: Queen Chrysalis-Subscription Variant

Katie Cook (w) • Andy Price (a) • Sara Richard (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Sets the stage for a future MLP story-arc!

My Little Pony: FIENDship is Magic #1 – 5 Complete Box Set

Various (w & a) • Amy Mebberson x 5 (c)

Want to collect all the covers, but don’t have the time to chase them down? Buy the entire series in a deluxe collectible box! Includes all five issues, with covers from Amy Mebberson!

FC • 32 x 5 pages • $19.99

•IMPORTANT NOTE – The FIENDship is Magic complete box set will be in stores on April 29th, hitting the same time as the fifth issue of the series!

Edward Scissorhands #7: Whole Again Part Two

Kate Leth (w) • Drew Rausch (a) • CP Wilson III (c)

As the town rallies around Edward to try and win him a chance to meet with a famed TV surgeon, Megs has serious misgivings.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Edward Scissorhands #7: Whole Again: Part Two-Subscription Variant

Kate Leth (w) • Drew Rausch (a & c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Part 2 of the epic second arc of Edward Scissorhands!

Galaxy Quest: The Journey Continues #4 (of 4)

Erik Burnham (w) • Nacho Arranz (a & c)

The fate of a world hangs in the balance in this explosive finale!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Galaxy Quest: The Journey Continues #4 (of 4)-Subscription Variant

Erik Burnham (w) • Nacho Arranz (a) • Vincent Riley (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Jem and the Holograms #2

Kelly Thompson (w) • Ross Campbell (a) • Campbell, Amy Mebberson x 4 (c)

Truly outrageous! JERRICA BENTON is JEM-but does she have what it takes to lead her underdog band against the mega-popular MISFITS?

FC • 32 pages • $ 3.99

Jem and the Holograms #2-Subscription Variant

Kelly Thompson (w) • Ross Campbell (a) • Sarah Richards (c)

FC • 32 pages • $ 3.99

•Jem and the Holograms-on stage for the first time!

•Five stunning rainbow foil covers, one classic Jem cover for each band member…of the Misfits by Amy Mebberson, plus one featuring the whole band by series artist Ross Campbell!

Jem and the Holograms #2 Complete Misfits Holographic Foil Box Set

All of #2’s covers collected in a deluxe rainbow foil & hologram collectible box! Includes all five covers from Ross Campbell and Amy Mebberson!

FC • 32 x 5 pages • $24.99

Littlest Pet Shop: Spring Cleaning! One-shot-SPOTLIGHT

Georgia Ball (w) • Nicanor Peña, Antonio Campo (a) • Peña (c)

Back by popular demand! The Littlest Pet Shop gang returns in this all-new spring special!

FC • 48 pages • $7.99

Littlest Pet Shop: Spring Cleaning! One-shot-Subscription Variant

Georgia Ball (w) • Nicanor Peña, Antonio Campo (a) • Peña (c)

FC • 48 pages • $7.99

•From the same creative team that brought you the hit original mini-series!

Angry Birds Comics #10

Paul Tobin & Various (w) • Stefano Intini & Various (a) • Paco Rodriques (c)

The pigs decide to build the “ultimate” fortress but can they muster up enough brainpower to find new ways to stop the Angry Birds?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Angry Birds Comics #10-Subscription Variant

Paul Tobin & Various (w) • Stefano Intini & Various (a) • Ciro Cangialosi (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Number one best-selling iOS app of all time!
•Angry Birds Toons has reached over 3 Billion views in less than 2 years.

Angry Birds Comics, Vol. 2: When Pigs Fly

Paul Tobin, Janne Toriseva, François Corteggiani, Pascal Oost, Anastasia Heinzlo (w) • Thomas Cabellic, Cèsar Ferioli, Giorgio Cavazzano, Audrey Bussi, Isa Python, Paco Rodrigues, Marco Gervasio (a) • Paco Rodriques (c)

The adventures continue in these charming all-ages comics featuring the ANGRY BIRDS! Contains stories from issues #5-8.

HC • FC • $9.99 • 80 pages • 6″ x 9″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-248-7

•”This comic actually reminds me of the old school cartoons full of shorts like Tom & Jerry, Dexter’s Laboratory, and Johnny Bravo.”

Samurai Jack #19

Jim Zub (w) • Christine Larsen (a) • Andy Suriano (c)

Jack reunites with the team of dapper archaeological dogs as they search for their canine ancestry, but the secrets they fetch will leave them howling!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Samurai Jack #19-Subscription Variant

Jim Zub (w) • Christine Larsen (a) • Josh Burcham (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Skylanders #8: Return of the Dragon King Part 2 (of 3)

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

RETURN OF THE DRAGON KING CONTINUES! CLASSIFIED is back! Only Spryo, Hex, and Cynder have the knowledge needed to defeat this arch-nemesis!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Skylanders #8-Subscription Variant

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

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The story arc that introduces a major new villain into the Skylanders mythos!

Powerpuff Girls Super Smash-Up #4

Derek Charm, Ivan Cohen (w) • Charm, Nneka Myers (a) • Charm (c)

The Girls have tracked the mutated Dee Dee to Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends! Too bad it’s right in the middle of Ultimate Hide n Seek!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Powerpuff Girls Super Smash-Up #4-Subscription Variant

Derek Charm, Ivan Cohen (w) • Charm, Nneka Myers (a) • Nneka Myers (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Plus, a bonus Mojo Jojo story by Ivan Cohen with art by Nneka Myers! In No Money, Mojo Problems, Mojo seeks…alternative funding…for his evil deeds.

Empire: Uprising #1-SPOTLIGHT

Mark Waid (w) • Barry Kitson (a & c)

It’s been a year since the events of the original Empire, and much has changed for Golgoth, the first super-villain to conquer the world. Can he hold onto his reign-and does he even want to?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Empire: Uprising #1-Subscription Variant

Mark Waid (w) • Barry Kitson (a & c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The IDW/Thrillbent partnership begins here!

•Two new covers by series artist Barry Kitson!

•Coming next: Mark Waid’s Insufferable!

Empire, Vol. 1

Mark Waid (w) • Barry Kitson (a & c)

Golgoth thinks he controls most of the populated Earth, ruling through military might and fear, but he can’t even trust his own super-powered staff.

TPB • FC • $24.99 • 208 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-305-7

•The acclaimed, long sold-out series in print in this deluxe collection that leads into the all-new Empire: Uprising #1!

•It’s Game of Thrones meets science-fiction!

•All-new printing contains exclusive, never-before seen material from artist Kitson!

The Infinite Loop #1 (of 6)-SPOTLIGHT

Pierrick Colinet (w) • Elsa Charretier (a & c)

A dynamically graphic, science-fictiony, poetical, paradoxical wunderkind of a sexy, time-traveling, adventure-packed comic series begins here!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Infinite Loop #1 (of 6) -Subscription Cover

Pierrick Colinet (w) • Elsa Charretier (a) • Stephanie Hans (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The crowdfunded sci-fi phenom!

•Art by Elsa Charretier (George R.R. Martin’s Windhaven)

Orphan Black #3

John Fawcett, Graeme Manson & Jody Houser (w) • Cat Staggs (a & c)

A scientist with a mysterious illness, Cosima must use every ounce of her her bravery and intellect to save her clone sisters and herself.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Orphan Black #3-Subscription Variant

John Fawcett, Graeme Manson & Jody Houser (w) • Cat Staggs (a) • Photo (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Orphan Black co-creators Graeme Manson and John Fawcett expand on the saga with all-new material exclusive to the comic books!

•Includes clues and Easter eggs for the highly anticipated third season!

•Each issue will explore the life of a different clone, this issue-Cosima!

•Ask your retailer about the Phil Jimenez variant cover that connects to last issue’s cover!

The Fly: Outbreak #2 (of 5)

Brandon Seifert (w) • menton3 (a & c)

A disaster at Bartok Industries threatens to unleash a plague of human/fly hybrids on the world. Will quarantine prevent a full outbreak?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Fly: Outbreak #2 (of 5)-Subscription Variant

Brandon Seifert (w) • menton3 (a) • Damien Worm (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Garbage Pail Kids: Fables, Fantasy, and Farts-SPOTLIGHT

Shannon Wheeler, Various (w & a) • Mark Pingitore (c)

Join the Garbage Pail Kids for a literally breathtaking foray into fantasy worlds, fairytale lands, and flatulent frontiers!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Garbage Pail Kids: Fables, Fantasy, and Farts-Deluxe Edition

Shannon Wheeler, Various (w & a) • Wheeler (c)

A variant cover from Shannon Wheeler, shrink-wrapped with an exclusive official GPK sticker by Brent Engstrom!

FC • 32 pages • $4.99

•Revisit the pop-culture phenomenon from the minds of Art Spiegelman, Mark Newgarden, John Pound, and many others!

•Featuring the most fantastical creators in alternative comics!
•Classic GPK Sy Clops variant cover!

The X-Files: Season 10 #23

Joe Harris (w) • Matthew Dow Smith (a) • Francesco Francavilla (c)

The Syndicate has returned with familiar faces and a new leader. Their first order of business: shutting down the X-Files for good!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The X-Files: Season 10 #23-Subscription Variant

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

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The finale of Season 10 continues here, culminating in the landmark 25th issue!

•Ask your retailer about the variant covers featuring the Syndicate by Matthew Dow Smith!

X-Files: Season 10, Vol. 4

Joe Harris (w) • Colin Lorimer, Matthew Dow Smith, Tom Mandrake (a) • Francesco Francavilla (c)

Fox Mulder and Dana Scully are back investigating the X-Files. Contains issues #16-20 and the stories “Immaculate,” “Monica & John,” and “G-23.”

HC • FC • $24.99 • 124 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-286-9

•”Time to go to my local comic book store and sign up for the new Millennium comic book that’s coming out soon.” –

Millennium #4 (of 5)

Joe Harris (w) • Colin Lorimer (a) • menton3 (c)

Frank Black thought the Millennium Group was defeated years ago but the organization has resurfaced, with his daughter in its crosshairs!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Millennium #4 (of 5)-Subscription Variant

Joe Harris (w) • Colin Lorimer (a) • photo (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Spinning out of the pages of The X-Files: Season 10!

•Guest-starring Agent Fox Mulder!

•Executive-produced by Millennium creator Chris Carter!

Star Trek #44-Five-Year Mission

Mike Johnson (w) • Tony Shasteen (a) • Joe Corroney (c)

“Eurydice” Part 2 of 2. The Five Year Mission leading up to 2016’s blockbuster STAR TREK movie continues here, as Captain Kirk and the crew of the Enterprise find themselves in the clutches of the Dark Market Syndicate deep in the Delta Quadrant. Don’t miss this all-new story produced in the association with STAR TREK writer/producer Roberto Orci!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Star Trek #44-Five Year Mission-Subscription Variant

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

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The countdown to the new STAR TREK film is under way!

Star Trek/Planet of the Apes #5 (of 5)

Scott Tipton, David Tipton (w) • Rachael Stott (a & c)

The battle for conquest of the Planet of the Apes comes to a climax! Can Captain Kirk wrest control of the Gorilla army from the Klingons?

FC • pages • $3.99

Star Trek/Planet of the Apes #5 (of 5)-Subscription Variant

Scott Tipton, David Tipton (w) • Rachael Stott (a) • J.K. Woodward (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Each issue features an essay on Star Trek and Planet of the Apes by comedian and über-fan Dana Gould!

•”Gold Key”-style photo cover variant!

Miami Vice: Remix #2 (of 5)

Joe Casey (w) • Jim Mahfood (a & c)

Someone from Crockett’s past is back and promises that Detective Sonny Crockett will pay for his crimes!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•From the minds of renowned creators Joe Casey and Jim Mahfood!

•Voodoo, Zombies, and more!

Joe Frankenstein #3 (of 4)

Graham Nolan & Chuck Dixon (w) • Graham Nolan (a & c)

Joe and the Monster head for their windmill hideout on the coast of Long Island, where they are besieged by Lord Golgatha and an army of the undead!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Joe Frankenstein #3 (of 4)-Subscription Variant

Graham Nolan & Chuck Dixon (w) • Graham Nolan (a & c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

• 27 pages of story and art!

• Graham Nolan and Chuck Dixon (the creators of Bane) bring you the next chapter in their instant horror adventure classic!

G.I. Joe #8

Karen Traviss (w) • Steve Kurth (a) • Jeffrey Veregge (c)

The war of intel and secrets reaches dangerous new heights as Scarlet’s G.I. Joe team goes deeper undercover in a country run by Cobra.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

G.I. Joe #8-Subscription Variant

Karen Traviss (w) • Steve Kurth (a) • Dheeraj Verma (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The Fall of G.I. JOE!

•Karen Traviss (Halo, Gears of War) and Steve Kurth (Ultimate Iron Man, AvX Consequences) pull no punches!

G.I. JOE: Snake Eyes: Agent of Cobra #4 (of 5)

Mike Costa (w) • Paolo Villanelli (a & c)

SNAKE EYES’ mission for COBRA has been severely compromised: his target, G.I. JOE and even the Arashikage are now hellbent on stopping the ninja commando… at any cost!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

G.I. JOE: Snake Eyes: Agent of Cobra #4 (of 5)-Subscription Variant

Mike Costa (w) • Paolo Villanelli (a) • Drew Johnson (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The ultimate showdown: SNAKE EYES vs. STORM SHADOW!

G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #213-The Death of Snake Eyes: Part 2

Larry Hama (w) • S L Gallant (a & c)

G.I. JOE’s original Ninja Commando confronts old enemies and new threats that may just put an end to Snake Eyes once and for all!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #213-The Death of Snake Eyes: Part 2-Subscription Variant

Larry Hama (w) • S L Gallant (a) • Antonio Fuso (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The beloved G.I. JOE Ninja faces an unbeatable enemy: DEATH!

•Variant sketch cover by Larry Hama!

G.I JOE: The Complete Collection, Vol. 7

Larry Hama (w) • Ron Wagner, Herb Trimpe, Marshall Rogers, William Johnson, Arvell Jones, Todd McFarlane, Tony Salmons (a) • N/A (c)

The full run of original comics in proper reading order. Collects issues #61-67 of A REAL AMERICAN HERO, #6-8 of SPECIAL MISSIONS, SPECIAL #1, and YEARBOOK #4.

HC • FC • $49.99 • 352 pages • 7″ x 11″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-280-7

•Oversized Hardcover!

Transformers vs G.I. JOE #8

Tom Scioli & John Barber (w) • Scioli (a & c)

In the interplanetary war between the TRANSFORMERS and G.I. JOE, anything can happen… and does.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers vs G.I. Joe #8-Subscription Variant

Tom Scioli & John Barber (w) • Scioli (a) • Andy Suriano (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Action and excitement as only Tom Scioli can deliver!

•You won’t believe your eyes!

•Variant Cover by Artyon Trakhanov!

Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #40

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

Having saved the universe-kind of-the Lost Light crew deal with the fallout in a manner befitting the gravity of the situation. Kind of.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #40-Subscription Variant

James Roberts (w) • Brendan Cahill (a) • Nick Roche (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The march to issue 50 begins here!

•The critically acclaimed MTMTE continues its mind-blowing run!

•Variant Cover by Brendan Cahill!

Transformers #40-Combiner Wars

John Barber (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a) • Casey W. Coller (c)

The COMBINERS have arrived! STARSCREAM wrestles for dominance with OPTIMUS PRIME as surprising reinforcements approach-from the Lost Light!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers #40-Combiner Wars-Subscription Variant

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

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Tying in with Hasbro’s 2015 Transformers: Generations toy line, this epic will be supported across multiple media platforms!

•Combiner Wars Part 2!

•Variant Hasbro Combiner Wars poster cover!

Transformers: Windblade-Combiner Wars #2

Mairghread Scott (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a) • Casey W. Coller (c)

PROWL makes his move… and the galaxy will never be the same. Can WINDBLADE stand against the threat of the COMBINERS?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers: Windblade-Combiner Wars #2-Subscription Variant

Mairghread Scott (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a & c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Combiner Wars Part 3!

•The biggest battle on CYBERTRON is about to get bigger!

•Variant Hasbro Combiner Wars poster cover!

Transformers, Vol. 7

John Barber (w) • Sarah Stone, Livio Ramondelli, Andrew Griffith (a) • Casey W. Coller (c)

The secret origins of CYBERTRON’s golden age are revealed to OPTIMUS PRIME-and what he learns changes everything about the AUTOBOTS’ mission on Earth. Collects issues #33-38.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 152 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-285-2

•Robots in Disguise becomes The Transformers!


Erik Burnham, Tom Waltz (w) • Dan Schoening (a & c)

Collecting the hit IDW miniseries! When a new invention goes haywire, the Turtles are sent to a whole new type of New York City. One with a whole lot more ghosts… and Ghostbusters!

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-253-1

•”The creators’ energy feels like it’s jumping off the page…” –

•”This may not be the first time they have crossed over with fellow New Yorkers the Ninja Turtles, but it might just be the most fun.” –

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Classics, Vol. 10

Jim Lawson (w & a & c)

Features the final four issues, #10-13, of TMNT Volume 2, all by longtime Turtles writer/artist Jim Lawson.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 116 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-284-5

•Closes out the Volume 2 Mirage continuity!

TMNT Color Classics Vol. 3 #4

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

The TMNT Color Classics line continues, presenting another classic Mirage storyline in all-new full color!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The classic 13-issue City at War arc continues here in all-new full color!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #45

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

The Turtles return from Burnow Island to find unimaginable tragedy. As the family struggles to cope, an enraged Foot Clan prepares its revenge. It’s all been building to this…the start of the final storyline leading to #50!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Devastating consequences to “Attack on Technodrome”!

•Mateus Santolouco returns!

•Variant Cover by Zach Howard!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutanimals #3 (of 4)

Paul Allor (w) • Andy Kuhn (a & c)

The Mutanimals’ ranks have swelled, and they are ready to rumble! Null has a couple of surprises in store though!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutanimals #3 (of 4)-Subscription Variant

Paul Allor (w) • Andy Kuhn (a) • Ben Bates (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•The Mutanimals go on the offensive!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: New Animated Adventures #22

Paul Allor (w) • Dario Brizuela, Chad Thomas (a) • Brizuela (c)

“Natural Enemies” Part 2: Stockman-Fly and Spider Bytez have teamed up! Will the Turtles be able to escape this web of villainy?!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: New Animated Adventures #22-Subscription Variant

Paul Allor (w) • Dario Brizuela, Chad Thomas (a) • Meaghan Carter (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Jack Kirby’s Kamandi, The Last Boy on Earth, Vol. 1: Artist’s Edition HC-SPOTLIGHT

Jack Kirby (w & a & c)

Jack Kirby’s most beloved creation is now an extraordinary Artist’s Edition, collecting six complete issues of Kamandi: 1, 2, 5, 6, 7 and 9, as well as covers and extras. There is no better way to view the magic of King Kirby than in the one and only Artist’s Edition format-reserve your copy early!

HC • BW • $75.00 net discount item • 160 Pages • 12″ x 17″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-344-6

•What is an Artist’s Edition?


•While appearing to be in black & white, each page has been scanned in COLOR to mimic as closely as possible the experience of viewing the actual original art-for example, you are able to clearly see paste-overs, blue pencils in the art, editorial notes, art corrections. Each page is printed the same size as drawn, and the paper selected is as close as possible to the original art board.

•Advance solicited for a May release!

•Kamandi lives in a world populated by intelligent, talking animals-everything from lions to bats to whales, all are the inheritors of this strange new world-except for mankind…people are now the animals!

•”Kamandi by Jack Kirby was my favorite comic when I was 9 years old, and I’m thrilled to see it as an Artist’s Edition!”-Scott Dunbier

Wally Wood EC Comics Artisan Edition-SPOTLIGHT

Al Feldstein, Harvey Kurtzman, and more (w) • Wally Wood (a & c)

Introducing a new format within the Artist’s Edition brand-the Artisan Edition! Softcover format, 8 x 12 inches, but still collecting complete stories that are all painstakingly scanned from the original art. If you have been holding off exploring the wonderful world of Artist’s Edition, this is the perfect place to begin!

TPB • BW • $50.00 • 152 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-328-6

•Introducing the IDW Artisan Edition line! Reprinting hard-to-find Artist’s Editions in a new affordable trade paperback format! Only certain Artist’s Editions will be reprinted in this format, and no more than two books will be done per year. Get in on the ground floor now!

•Advance solicited for May release!

•The Wally Wood EC Comics Artist’s Edition was a huge critical and commercial success, selling out two printings in record time!

Corto Maltese: Beyond the Windy Isles-SPOTLIGHT

Hugo Pratt (w & a & c)

The second of twelve volumes presenting the definitive English-language edition of Hugo Pratt’s masterpiece in the original oversized B&W format!

TPB • BW • $29.99 • 120 pages • 9.25″ x 11.75″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-317-0

•Frank Miller calls Hugo Pratt “one of the true masters of comic art.”

•Advance solicited for a May release!

•Translation by Dean Mullaney and Simone Castaldi.

•Set in 1917, this volume takes Corto Maltese from the Mosquito Coast to Barbados to a deadly struggle among Jivaro head-hunters in the Peruvian Amazon.

Winterworld, Vol. 2: The Stranded

Chuck Dixon (w) • Tomas Giorello, Tommy Lee Edwards (a) • Tommy Lee Edwards (c)

The harrowing tale continues as new hardships face Scully, Wynn, and Rah-Rah on their trek across the frozen wastelands. Collects issues #5-8.

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 96 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-256-2

•The next chapter of Chuck Dixon’s compelling action drama.

Rot & Ruin: Warrior Smart-CERTIFIED COOL

Jonathan Maberry (w) • Tony Vargas (a) • Alex Ronald (c)

An all-new story continuing the events from the award-winning series of novels. Meet Benny, Nix, Lilah, and Chong as they stay one step ahead of the zombie hordes.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 120 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-186-2

•Brand new adventures set in the world of best-selling author Jonathan Maberry’s Rot & Ruin!

Ragnarök #5

Walter Simonson (w & a & c)

Thor goes in search of the Well of Mimir, the Well of Knowledge, a quest fraught with danger in the penultimate issue of this first arc!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Ragnarök #5-Subscription Variant

Walter Simonson (w & a & c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Continuing the runaway hit series from the legendary Walter Simonson!

The October Faction #6

Steve Niles (w) • Damien Worm (a & c)

Fred and the family must confront Robot Face once and for all. Another macabre-action issue!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The October Faction #6-Subscription Variant

Steve Niles (w) • Damien Worm (a & c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Maxx: Maxximized #18

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

Sara used her time in Jail to ponder weighty issues about her dad, Mr. Gone… while we discover a being trapped alone in a cell with a blind, black Isz!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Maxx: Maxximized #18-Subscription Variant

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

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

D4VE #3 (of 5)

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

The aliens initiate Phase 2 as D4VE’s life unravels from a performance review. Desperate to save 34RTH, D4VE tries to assemble his old crew.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

D4VE #3 (of 5)-Subscription Variant

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

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•”D4VE is simply brilliant.” – Paul Allor

Zombies vs Robots #4

Chris Ryall, Steve Niles (w) • Anthony Diecidue, Val Mayerik (a) • Ashley Wood (c)

Astronauts on a dead Earth crawling with strange threats like oddly sentient zombies, robots and… Mermen! And more with The Orphan!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Zombies vs Robots #4-Subscription Variant

Chris Ryall, Steve Niles (w) • Anthony Diecidue, Val Mayerik (a) • James Stokoe (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Judge Dredd #29

Duane Swierczynski (w) • Nelson Daniel (a) • Mark Torres (c)

Dredd is back in a clean uniform and hitting the troubled streets under the command of… a kinder, gentler Chief Justice Cal?!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Judge Dredd #29-Subscription Variant

Duane Swierczynski (w) • Nelson Daniel (a) • Andres Massa (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Crowd Control Part One!

Judge Dredd Classics: The Dark Judges #4 (of 5)

John Wagner, Alan Grant (w) • Brett Ewins (a) • Darick Robertson (c)

Classics tales of Judge Death-and his brothers Fear, Fire, and Mortis-come to life in this remastered and colorized series!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Judge Dredd Classics: The Dark Judges #4 (of 5)-Subscription Variant

John Wagner, Alan Grant (w) • Brett Ewins (a) • Sam “Mister-Sam” Shearon (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Each issue will have a special cover by Sam Shearon, featuring one of the Dark Judges. This issue: Judge Mortis!

Godzilla: Rulers of Earth #23

Chris Mowry (w) • Matt Frank (a & c)

King Caesar emerges… but will he be in time to help Godzilla stop the swelling Trilopod hive?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Godzilla: Rulers of Earth #23-Subscription Variant

Chris Mowry (w) • Matt Frank (a) • Jeff Zornow (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Counting down to the double-sized finale in issue 25!

•Monsters from the past return!

Godzilla: Rulers of Earth, Vol. 5

Chris Mowry (w) • Matt Frank (a) • Jeff Zornow (c)

Government experiments with new forms of energy bring unintended consequences… SpaceGodzilla! Plus Battra and Kumonga! Collects issues #17-20.

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-281-4

•Gigan vs. Space Godzilla, in space!

Robert Heinlein’s Citizen of the Galaxy #3 (of 3)

Robert Lazaro & Eric Gignac (w) • Steve Erwin (a) • Gignac (c)

Just outside our galaxy, the atrocities of slavery thrive, until an orphan finds his destiny in this interstellar action/adventure coming-of-age tale!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•An all-new series, based on a story by Robert A. Heinlein, creator of Starship Troopers!

•Based on the novel the New York Times called “better than 99 percent of the science-fiction adventures produced every year.”

Dungeons & Dragons Legends of Baldur’s Gate-CERTIFIED COOL

Jim Zub (w) • Max Dunbar (a) • Sarah Stone (c)

Generations have passed since the original Heroes of Baldur’s Gate saved the city and the Realms. Now a new threat rises. Collects issues #1-5.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 124 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-250-0

•”…the kind of fun, exciting comic that any fanboy will love…” –


Ryan K. Lindsay (w) • Eric Zawadzki (a & c)

What if your town were the mental construct of a killer? The inhabitants of Carpenter Cove are about to find out.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 128 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-303-3

•”Headspace is a phenomenal read on every level. The concept is brilliant and executed with such skill that’ll you’ll barely find time to take a breath.”

Haunted Horror #16

Various (w & a) • George Roussos (c)

The dead walk, and the living are terrorized in this selection of top never-before-reprinted full-bloody color Pre-Code comics!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Grisly artists of the Golden Age with no moral compass demonically delineate spine-tingling comics!

•Guilty pleasures aplenty in each lurid tale!

Popeye Classics #33

Bud Sagendorf (w & a & c)

Five spinach-fueled comics by the hilarious Bud Sagendorf! Strong to the finish! ARF! ARF!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Variant Cover by Nate Bear!

Michael Wm. Kaluta: Sketchbook Series, Vol. 5

Michael Wm. Kaluta (a & c)

This fifth installment of the Kaluta sketchbook series offers more beautiful imagery painstakingly scanned from Kaluta’s personal archives!

TPB • BW • $9.99 • 48 pages • 8.5″ x 11″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-306-4

•Highlights of Michael Wm. Kaluta’s career include what many consider to be the definitive version of The Shadow, the still in-progress Starstruck, as well as being part of the legendary The Studio (along with Jeffery Catherine Jones, Barry Windsor-Smith, and Bernie Wrightson).

Rip Kirby, Vol. 8

Fred Dickenson (w) • John Prentice (a & c)

The suave detective mixes it up with more stunning beauties, sleazy blackmailers, and vicious murderers, drawn in John Prentice’s slick, award-winning photo-realistic style. Containing more than 800 sequential comics from October 10, 1964 to July 8, 1967!

HC • B&W • $49.99 • 288 pages • 11″ x 10″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-304-0

•Reproduced from the original King Features Syndicate proofs!

Tarzan: The Original Dailies

Hal Foster, Rex Maxon (w & a & c)

LOAC Essentials brings you all of Hal Foster’s first comics work, reproduced from ERB’s syndicate proofs. In addition, this book includes “The Return of Tarzan,” “Beasts of Tarzan,” and “Son of Tarzan,” each drawn by Rex Maxon.

HC • B&W • $29.99 • 320 pages • 11.5″ x 4.25″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-261-6

•The first 300 daily Tarzan comics ever produced, all in one place!

Berkeley Breathed’s Academia Waltz & Other Profound Transgressions-SPOTLIGHT

Berkeley Breathed (w & a & c)

A treasure-trove of Berkeley Breathed’s pre-Bloom County archives, artwork, strips, political cartoons, and much more!

HC • BW • $39.99 • 304 pages • 11″ x 8.5″ • ISBN: 978-1-63140-076-6

•In the same format as the Eisner Award-winning Complete Bloom County Library from IDW Publishing!

•Advance solicited for a May release!

•Many of the characters from the Pulitzer Prize-winning Bloom County appeared here for the first time, including Steve Dallas!

Drones #1 (of 5)-SPOTLIGHT

Chris Lewis (w) • Bruno Oliveira (a) • Ramon Villalobos (c)

Two former predator drone operators face insurgency and insanity on the Las Vegas Strip in the surreal surroundings of the world’s first terrorism-themed hotel!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Drones #1 (of 5)-Subscription Variant

Chris Lewis (w) • Bruno Oliveira (a & c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

•Check out the five special Oliveira subscription variant covers across the series and collect them all!

•”I love, love, love finding really good and worthwhile comics… I vouch for (DRONES)-check it out!” -Mark Waid (Kingdom Come, Daredevil)

The 7th Sword

John Raffo (w) • Nelson Blake II, Nur Iman (a) • Andrew Robinson (c)

Science Fiction meets Samurai! The chronicles of Daniel Cray: samurai mercenary. Collects the six-issues series.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 168 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-247-0

•”This comic seems to have everything going for it. Robots, mutants, samurai…”

Garbage Pail Kids: Micro-Comic Fun Pack

Get ready to get gross! Each Garbage Pail Kids: Micro Comic Fun Pack comes with 24 pages of Garbage Pail Kids comics and extras! Inside each stand-alone pack you’ll find a collection of GPK stories as well as classic card images and comics. Also included in each pack is one of 8 different exclusive sticker cards, collectible posters, and Garbage Pail Kids pop-out standees!

Each pack contains:

• 1 Garbage Pail Kids comic featuring a special gross-out Scratch N’ Sniff cover

• 24 pages of Garbage Pail Kids comic shorts and bonus content

• 1 of 8 collectible posters (4 different characters, each with ‘A’ and ‘B’ versions)

• 1 of 8 Garbage Pail Kids Exclusive Sticker Cards (4 different characters, each with ‘A’ and ‘B’ versions)

• 1 of 8 Garbage Pail Kids Pop-Out Standees (4 different characters, each with ‘A’ and ‘B’ versions)

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