[Solicitations] IDW Publishing: May 2020

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PopCultHQ looks at everything releasing
from IDW Publishing in May 2020…

~ COMICS ~

Bermuda #1 (of 4)

Writer: John Layman
Artist: Nick Bradshaw

Cover Artist: Nick Bradshaw

FC • 36 pages • $4.99

There’s a region in the Atlantic Ocean where planes disappear, ships are lost, and traveling souls go missing… never to be heard from again. And there’s an island within this place, mysterious and uncharted, an island untouched by time and civilization, where all who are lost end up. Bermuda lives here. She’s 16, scrappy, and a survivor, and this has been the only life she has ever known… until today. She’s discovered something on her Island that will either open a doorway between her world and ours… or destroy it!

Presenting a fantastic new adventure by New York Times best-selling and multiple-Eisner award winning writer John Layman (CHEW, DETECTIVE) and gorgeous art by Nick Bradshaw (SPIDER-MAN, WOLVERINE).

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Canto and the Clockwork Fairies (One-Shot)

Writer: David M. Booher
Artist: Drew Zucker

Cover Artist: Drew Zucker

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED, FAN FAVORITE CANTO RETURNS!

David M. Booher, Drew Zucker, Vittorio Astone, and Deron Bennett return to Canto’s world, following the brave clockwork hero as he leads his people out from their home in Arcana to find somewhere—and something—new! When Canto encounters a group of captured fairies, it’s up to him to liberate them, but can he do it without being captured himself? Find out in this one-shot bridging the hit mini-series and the second arc, coming in Summer 2020.

Praise for Canto:

“The creative team of Canto has found a way to portray a universe of actual darkness where the ultimate act of heroism is to find a way for a heart to be found.”
—Gabriel Rodríguez (Locke & Key, Island of Dr. Moreau)

“Dark and magical with a glowing heart of gold. If The Wizard of Oz
and Labyrinth gave birth to a hero, it would be Canto.”
—Delilah S. Dawson (Star Wars: Phasma, Marvel Action: Spider-Man)

“Canto is not to be missed.”
—Nerdist

“…packed with adventure, irresistibly charming, and so utterly adored by its creative team that their affection for the characters and their world shines through on every single page.”
—The Beat, The Best Comics of 2019

*Retailer incentives:
Order 10 copies and get one free variant cover by Nick Robles!
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Chained to the Grave #1 (of 5)

Writers: Brian Level & Andy Eschenbach
Artist: Kate Sherron

Cover Artist: Kate Sherron

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Outlaw Roy Mason has come back from the dead, chained to the headstone that marked his grave. It’s a lawless time, a magical time, and the undead Roy soon finds himself caught between a rock and a hard place as he sets out in search of treasure. But Roy, trying to do right by the wife and children he left behind, soon finds out that everything is not always as it seems…

Writers Brian Level & Andy Eschenbach (Darth Vader, Thanos, Deadpool) and artist Kate Sherron (Invader Zim, The Amazing World of Gumball) bring you a tale  of intrigue, murder, magic, and the good ol’ wild, wild west!

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Disney Comics and Stories #13

Writers: Francesco Artibani, Elena Galli, Pietro B. Zemelo
Artists: Lorenzo Pastrovicchio, Enrico Faccini, Gigi Piras

Cover Artist: Marco Mazzarello

FC • 48 pages • $5.99

Join Mickey Mouse and his friends for new adventures! First, Mickey, Donald, and Goofy find themselves the targets of a shrink ray in “Mickey in Miniature”! Then, Donald is late for his date with Daisy at the park and has to come up with a creative solution in “Donald and the Parking Problem”! And finally, Goofy brings his special skills to acrobatic skiing in “Goofy Off Piste”!


G.I. JOE #9

Writer: Paul Allor
Artist: Ryan Kelly

Cover Artist:
Cover A: Chris Evenhuis
Cover B: Freddie E Williams II

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

In Nepal, Tunnel Rat has secured crucial intel in the fight against Cobra. With a platoon of Vipers and battle androids hot on his heels, Tunnel Rat must traverse the labyrinthine sewers in a desperate attempt to stay alive and ahead of his pursuers. This issue is tense and claustrophobic Joe action at it’s best!

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G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero: Snake Eyes: The Origin

Writer: Larry Hama
Artists: Larry Hama & Steve Leialoha

Cover Artist: Paco Diaz

FC • 48 pages • $4.99

The strangest secret of all… revealed! Find out the origin of Snake Eyes! Discover the true past of Storm Shadow! And get a major revelation about Cobra Commander! It’s all here in this special reprint of the classic G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero tale… first told in G.I. Joe: ARAH #26 and #27!

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Judge Dredd: False Witness #3 (of 4)

Writer: Brandon Easton
Artist: Kei Zama

Cover Artist: Kei Zama

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

After being framed for the murder of a high-profile citizen, Mathias Lincoln is now the most wanted person in Mega-City One. But as Mathias tries to evade the Judges searching for him, Judge Dredd uncovers a shocking secret about Dr. Filth that will change everything!

Don’t miss the penultimate issue of this amazing new Judge Dredd arc from Brandon Easton (Star Trek: Year Five, M.A.S.K.) and Kei Zama (Transformers, Death’s Head)!

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Marvel Action: Avengers #4

Writer: Chad Bowers
Artist: Butch Mapa

Cover Artist: Butch Mapa

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Iron Man is judging a local science fair with his fellow Avenger… the Incredible Hulk? When a portal to another dimension is accidentally opened and unlocks a familiar danger, the unlikely duo will have to combine brains and brawn to defeat the intruders.

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Marvel Action: Captain Marvel #1

Writer: Sam Maggs
Artist: Sweeney Boo

Cover Artist: Sweeney Boo

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Go higher, further, and faster in
a brand-new Marvel Action adventure! 

Carol Danvers, a.k.a. Captain Marvel, has fended off an invasion of adorable flerkens, has stopped the nefarious plots of A.I.M. to shrink (and squish!) the Avengers—but now she’ll have to put her gamer skills to the test! Trapped inside a Kree video game, nothing is as it seems as Carol comes face-to-face with truths about herself… will the strongest Avenger win it all? Or is it game over for Captain Marvel?!

Writer Sam Maggs (Marvel Action: Captain Marvel, Con Quest!, Wonder Women) and artist Sweeney Boo (Eat, and Love Yourself, Marvel Action: Captain Marvel) level-up for this mind-boggling journey!

*Retailer incentives:
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Marvel Action: Spider-Man #5

Writer: Brandon Easton
Artist: Fico Ossio

Cover Artist: Fico Ossio

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Spidey team has taken on ferocious foes of all kinds, but they’ve never faced anyone with a sting like this villain’s.

Prepare for the coming of the Scorpion in this perfect jumping-on point for new readers from writer Brandon Easton (Star Trek: Year Five, Agent Carter) and artist Fico Ossio (No One Left to Fight, Transformers: Unicron).

*Retailer incentives:
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My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #90

Writer: Jeremy Whitley
Artist: Andy Price

Cover Artists:
Cover A: Andy Price
Cover B: Brenda Hickey

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Season 10 of the beloved animated series continues!  

Sometimes friendship can be hard work, and that’s what Zecora is discovering as she reunites with  Marini, Dust Devil, Cactus Rose, Medley Brook, and Crystal! But just as the past is being revealed and old hurts are being brought to light, an attack by the fearsome Grootslang puts Zecora’s hometown in danger…

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FRIENDSHIP IN DISGUISE!

Magical mayhem and mishaps ensue for the ponies and
Autobots when Equestria and Cybertron collide!

My Little Pony/Transformers #1 (of 4)

Writers: James Asmus, Ian Flynn
Artists: Tony Fleecs, Jack Lawrence

Cover Artist: Tony Fleecs

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

When Queen Chrysalis casts a spell looking for more changelings, she accidentally interferes with a malfunctioning Spacebridge! What’s this mean for our favorite fillies? There are suddenly a bunch of Autobots and Decepticons in Equestria! And as the dust settles, Rarity and Arcee find themselves teaming up against a hostile Decepticon force…

*Retailer incentives:
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My Little Pony/Transformers #2 (of 4)

Writers: Ian Flynn, Sam Maggs
Artists: Sara Pitre-Durocher, Casey Coller

Cover Artist: Tony Fleecs

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

It’s Spike and Grimlock’s time to shine as they take on the Constructicons! Meanwhile, Pinkie Pie is determined to share as much knowledge about Equestrian and Cybertronian cuisine as possible with her new friends… which is why she invites Gauge to her kitchen for a live baking show! But things get a bit too spicy when Shockwave shows up.

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My Little Pony/Transformers #3 (of 4)

Writers: James Asmus, Sam Maggs
Artists: Jack Lawrence, Priscilla Tramontano

Cover Artist: Tony Fleecs

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

When Fluttershy and Discord’s tea time is interrupted by Soundwave, it’s robot logic vs. whimsical chaos! And Rainbow Dash, sure that she can fly faster than any Autobot can drive, finds herself in a race with the one and only Windblade—let’s just hope the Decepticons don’t make things too dangerous.

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My Little Pony/Transformers #4 (of 4)

Writers: Ian Flynn, James Asmus
Artists: Sara Pitre-Durocher, Tony Fleecs

Cover Artist: Tony Fleecs

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

When the Insecticons descend upon Sweet Apple Acres and begin devouring the Apple family’s crop, it’s up to Apple Jack and her family to rally to save the farm! Meanwhile, Optimus Prime and Twilight Sparkle finally band together the ponies and the Autobots to get things back to normal. The finale you’ve been waiting for is here!

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Ragnarok: The Breaking of Helheim #6 (of 6)

Writer: Walt Simonson
Artist: Walt Simonson

Cover Artist: Walt Simonson

FC • 36 pages • $4.99

Thor races to reach the rim of the dead lands and escape the lethal vengeance of Hel, pursued by the beasts of Helheim and the numberless dead. With his destruction almost upon him, the God of Thunder gathers the fate of all of Helheim into his gauntleted hands as Mjolnir, the greatest weapon of the gods, speaks in a voice of thunder across the Dusklands.

*Retailer incentives:
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Sea of Sorrows #1 (of 4)

Writer: Rich Douek
Artist: Alex Cormack

Cover Artist: Alex Cormack

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

In the aftermath of the Great War, the North Atlantic is ripe for plunder by independent salvage crews. When a former naval officer hires the SS Vagabond, he leads the ship to a sunken U-boat, and a fortune in gold. Tensions mount as the crew prepares to double cross each other, but the darkness of the ocean floor holds deeper terrors than any of them have bargained for!

Deep sea adventure with a horrific twist! From the creative team behind last year’s hit horror series, ROAD OF BONES, comes an all-new tale of bone-chilling terror! Plunge headfirst into the icy waters of dread with another historic tale of terror from writer Rich Douek, and artist Alex Cormack.

Praise for ROAD OF BONES:

“Road of Bones is one of the best horror comics of the year, with storytelling
so finely honed, it’s deadly, and an ending that feels earned and satisfying. ”
-Comic Book Yeti

“This is the kind of terror that gets under your skin, giving you
an uneasy feeling that will stay with you for some time.”
–Horror DNA

“Road of Bones is…a perfect isolation thriller/horror series.”
-Big Comic Page

*Retailer incentives:
Order 10 copies and get one free variant cover by Katie Sawatsky!
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Sleeping Beauties #2 (of 10)

Writer: Rio Youers
Artist: Alison Sampson

Cover Artists:
Cover A: Annie Wu
Cover B: Jenn Woodall

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

A strange sleeping sickness, known as Aurora, has fallen over the world, and strangest of all, it only affects women. In the small town of Dooling, a mysterious woman has walked out of the woods; she calls herself Eve and leaves a trail of carnage behind her. More mysterious: she’s the only woman not falling asleep.

Based on the horror novel by Stephen King and Owen King and adapted by Rio Youers (The Forgotten Girl) and Alison Sampson (Hit Girl, Winnebago Graveyard)! With A covers by Annie Wu (Black Canary, Hawkeye)!

*Retailer incentives:
Order 10 copies and get one free variant cover by Jana Heidersdorf!
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Sonic the Hedgehog #29

Writer: Ian Flynn
Artist: Evan Stanley

Cover Artists:
Cover A: Jack Lawrence
Cover B: Priscilla Tramontano

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

“All or Nothing,” Part Four!

This is it! Sonic and the remaining members of the Restoration team-up for their final fight against the ultra powerful Deadly Six. Not only do they have to take on Zavok, but a legion of zombots as well! The thrilling final battle of the Metal Virus Saga!

*Retailer incentives:
Order 10 copies and get one free variant cover by Nathalie Fourdraine!


Sonic the Hedgehog #30

Writer: Ian Flynn
Artist: Adam Bryce Thomas

Cover Artists:
Cover A: Adam Bryce Thomas
Cover B: Diana Skelly

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Metal Virus Saga is over, but that doesn’t mean things are back to normal. As the world begins picking up the pieces, who will be missing? What villains will escape? And who will go back on their word?

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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – Too Long a Sacrifice #2 (of 4)

Writers: David Tipton & Scott Tipton
Artist: Greg Scott

Cover Artist: Ricardo Drumond

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

With the murderer still on the loose, the inhabitants of Deep Space 9 are starting to divide into factions, made even worse when the Ferengi government gets involved. To make matters worse, conflict between Constable Odo and the Federation’s hand-picked criminal investigator threatens to derail the investigation itself!

The DS9 murder mystery continues in this new space noir from David Tipton & Scott Tipton (Star Trek: Mirror Broken, Star Trek: The Q Conflict) and Greg Scott (Gotham Central, The X-Files)!

*Retailer incentives:
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Star Trek: Year Five #14 (of 24)

Writers: Jackson Lanzing & Collin Kelly
Artist: Ángel Hernández

Cover Artist: Stephen Thompson

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

As Captain Kirk prepares to run the gauntlet of his Klingon persecutors, Dr. McCoy attempts to expose a disturbing secret that stretches to the highest levels of Starfleet Medical, even if it costs him his career.

Fan-favorite Star Trek artist Ángel Hernández (Star Trek: Green Lantern, Star Trek: Picard Countdown) joins showrunners Jackson Lanzing & Collin Kelly for the amazing conclusion of “Guide of Fire”!

*Retailer incentives:
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Star Wars Adventures #1

Writers: Michael Moreci, Nick Brokenshire
Artist: TBD, Nick Brokenshire

Cover Artists:
Cover A: Francesco Francavilla
Cover B: Nick Brokenshire

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

An exciting new era begins! Each issue in this monthly series will feature two stories starring all your favorite Star Wars characters! In the wake of the events of The Rise of Skywalker, Rey, Poe and Finn aren’t finished fighting the First Order. Plus, an all-new tale of everyone’s favorite droid bounty hunter from The Empire Strikes Back—IG-88! (With apologies to 4-LOM.)

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #106

Writer: Sophie Campbell
Artist: Nelson Daniel

Cover Artists:
Cover A: Nelson Daniel
Cover B: Kevin Eastman

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The mutagen bomb’s fallout continues to affect NYC in increasingly disturbing ways. As the government struggles to come to grips with a growing humanitarian crisis, mutants start to go missing. The TMNT trace the clues to the waterfront and find something terrifying that is now living in the depths!

*Retailer incentives:
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Urban Legends #25

Writer: Gary Carlson
Artist: Frank Fosco

Cover Artists:
Cover A: Frank Fosco
Cover B: Andy Kuhn

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The truth behind Lady Shredder is revealed! What does this mean for the Turtles? What does it mean for Karai?! Maybe Donatello has some answers in this penultimate issue of TMNT: Urban Legends!

Gary Carlson and Frank Fosco’s epic run on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles gets a proper ending after twenty-one years!

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The Kill Lock #6 (of 6)

Writer: Livio Ramondelli
Artist: Livio Ramondelli

Cover Artist: Livio Ramondelli

FC• 32 pages • $3.99

The Kill Lock works. An individual, or a pair, you may be able to hide and survive. Four cannot. When the Artisan, the Kid, the Wraith, and the Laborer reach the end of their journey, doom seems certain, unless…

If one dies… they all do.


Transformers #21

Writer: Brian Ruckley
Artist: Anna Malkova

Cover Artists:
Cover A: Casey Coller
Cover B: E.J. Su

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

“Rise of the Decepticons” continues!

There are certain members of the Rise that if captured by Security Operations, would be bad news for both sides. When a convoy of them are being moved from one secret base to another, the only thing that could set them off track is a massive groundquake… which means the geologic survey team  looking into Cybertron’s recent seismic events is about to be outgunned and outmatched.

*Retailer incentives:
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Transformers ‘84: Secrets and Lies #2 (of 4)

Writer: Simon Furman
Artist: Guido Guidi

Cover Artists:
Cover A: Guido Guidi
Cover B: Casey Coller

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The time has come for the Autobots’ Ark to launch—their goal: to save Cybertron from an imminent asteroid belt and the maniacal mayhem of Megatron. The Decepticon warship, the Nemesis, falls into the Autobot trap, following the heroes into the void. But… when the Ark crashed to Earth, the Nemesis did not. What skeleton crew remained and what was their business on the strange alien world below?

A gripping new tale about the secret history of the original Transformers comic universe, by the fantastic team of Simon Furman, Guido Guidi, and John-Paul Bove!

*Retailer incentives:
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Transformers: Galaxies #9

Writer: Sam Maggs
Artist: Bethany McGuire-Smith

Cover Artists:
Cover A: Umi Miyao
Cover B: Sara Pitre-Durocher

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

“Gauging the Truth,” Part Three!

The Reversionists have a plan, a way to bring their world closer to purity and Primus. Arcee and Greenlight have a plan, to save the world from the Reversionist plan since it seems pretty drastic. Gauge has a decision to make: which side does she help?

*Retailer incentives:
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Transformers vs The Terminator #3 (of 4)

Writers: David Mariotte, John Barber, & Tom Waltz
Artist: Alex Milne

Cover Artists:
Cover A: Gavin Fullerton
Cover B: Andrew Griffith

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The T-800’s mission is simple: Exterminate the Cybertronians and ensure the future belongs to SKYNET. When Optimus Prime offers his aid, suggesting they go after Megatron together, the T-800 faces his toughest decision yet. Is the enemy of his enemy his friend, or just another threat to the mission?

*Retailer incentives:
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Uncle Scrooge #57

Writer: Alessandro Sisti
Artist: Claudio Sciarrone

Cover Artist: Marco Gervasio

FC • 36 pages • $4.99

It’s chapter three of “The New Adventures of the McDuck Dynasty”!

In “The Stratospheric Influence,” Scrooge decides to build a new money bin and sets Donald to guard his fortune—but it’s immediately stolen, with Donald along for the ride!

*Retailer incentives:
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Usagi Color Classics #5 (of 7)

Writer: Stan Sakai
Artist: Stan Sakai

Cover Artist: Stan Sakai

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Don’t miss the stories that made Usagi a legend… now in color! This issue features the exciting conclusion to the essential “Samurai”” storyline plus a newly-colored classic Usagi short story!


Usagi Yojimbo #10

Writer: Stan Sakai
Artist: Stan Sakai

Cover Artist: Stan Sakai

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

“Mon.” Long ago, Lord Hikiji defeated Usagi’s Lord Mifune to take control of the Northern Province. Usagi, now traveling through his home province, still wears the mon (a family crest) of his former lord. But, there are those who still remember the Great Wars with bitterness and threaten to kill any samurai loyal to Mifune. What happens when they come across Usagi


~ BOOKS ~

DuckTales: Silence and Science

Writer: Steve Behling
Artists: Luca Usai, Gianfranco Florio, Ciro Cangialosi

Cover Artists:
Marco Ghiglione & Cristina Stella

TPB • FC • $9.99 • 72 pages
6” x 9” • ISBN: 978-1-68405-669-9
AVAILABLE IN JULY

Uncle Scrooge, Donald Duck, Huey, Dewey, Louie, Webby, and Launchpad are all back in a collection of brand-new adventures based on the new Disney Channel series in the stories “Silence is Golden,” “Phantom Science,” and “Where No Duck Has Gone Before… Sort of!”


Offered Again!

DUCKTALES VOL 01: TREASURE TROVE
TP • FC • $9.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-208-0

DUCKTALES VOL 02: MYSTERIES & MALLARDS
TP • FC • $9.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-230-1

DUCKTALES VOL 03: QUESTS & QUACKS
TP • FC • $9.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-319-3

DUCKTALES VOL 04: FOWL PLAY
TP • FC • $9.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-403-9

DUCKTALES VOL 05: MONSTERS & MAYHEM
TP • FC • $9.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-490-9

DUCKTALES VOL 07: IMPOSTERS & INTERNS
TP • FC • $9.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-613-2


Fishtown: Brotherly Love Edition

Writer: Kevin Colden
Artist: Kevin Colden

Cover Artist: Kevin Colden

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 120 pages
ISBN: 978-1-68405-700-9
AVAILABLE IN AUGUST

Inspired by a horrific crime in Philadelphia, Kevin Colden’s Xeric Award-winning tale of teenage confusion and rage speaks to the primal depths of the human condition, and asks the question: Can we ever understand the motives of another?

How far would you go to get what you want?

In Fishtown, life isn’t easy. Philadelphia is a big city, but all its problems come alive here. That’s where Justin, Keith, Adrian, and Angelica hang out, and it’s where they realize that all they need to be happier is to get some money. So that’s what they’re gonna do.

Though getting money in Fishtown isn’t easy either. But Angelica knows a guy with a job. He’s nice, and he likes her, so maybe he can help. And if he doesn’t, well, maybe they have a plan for that too…

This updated edition features new colors, original script and story notes.


Offered Again!

LODGER TP VOL 01
TP • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-476-3

Gramercy Park
TP • FC • $19.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-550-0


Godzilla: Half-Century War

Writer: James Stokoe
Artist: James Stokoe

Cover Artist: James Stokoe

HC • FC • $29.99 • 136 pages • 7” x 11”
ISBN: 978-1-68405-705-4
AVAILABLE IN JULY

Follow one man’s journey from the moment Godzilla’s reign of destruction begins and continues over his lifetime, one battle after another.

The year is 1954 and Lieutenant Ota Murakami is on hand when Godzilla makes first landfall in Japan. Along with his pal, Kentaro, Ota makes a desperate gamble to save lives… and in the process begins an obsession with the King of the Monsters that lasts 50 years ranging from Ghana, Bombay, and maybe the end of the world! Also included is an expanded art gallery and issue annotations by James Stokoe.


Offered Again!

GODZILLA: COMP RULERS OF EARTH VOL 02
TP • FC • $29.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-505-0

GODZILLA: ONGOING VOL 03
TP • FC • $19.99 • ISBN: 978-1-61377-658-2

GODZILLA: RAGE ACROSS TIME
TP • FC • $19.99 • ISBN: 978-1-63140-853- 3


Marvel Vault of Heroes: Captain America

Writers: Paul Tobin, Scott Gray, J.M. DeMatteis, and more!
Artists: Craig Rousseau, Ronan Cliquet, Kevin Sharpe, and more!

Cover Artist: Clayton Henry

TPB • FC • $15.99 • 160 pages • 5-4/5” x 8.5”
ISBN: 978-1-68405-678-1
AVAILABLE IN JULY

The legend of Captain America begins when Steve Rogers survives a WWII experiment to become a Super-Soldier and the Sentinel of Liberty! He’ll face off against Hydra, P.R.O.D.O.K., the Rhino, A.I.M., and even an army of genetically re-created cavemen. Shield-slinging adventures lead to Avengers team-ups with Ant-Man, Hawkeye, Doctor Strange, and even the Hulk!


Offered Again!

MARVEL VAULT OF HEROES: HULK – BIGGEST & BEST
TP • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-661-3


Michael Golden’s Micronauts Artist’s Edition

Writer: Bill Mantlo
Artist: Michael Golden

Cover Artist: Michael Golden

HC • BW • $150 • 184 pages • 12” x 17”
ISBN: 978-1-68405-753-5

In print for the first time in 35 years!

Michael Golden is regarded as one of the masters of comic art, and his long-out-of-print Micronauts is regarded as the “holy grail” among his many legions of fans. Now, through special arrangement with Marvel Comics and Hasbro, IDW is proud to present Golden’s Micronauts work in the multi-Eisner Award-winning Artist’s Edition format.

An Artist’s Edition showcases comic book original art in its most natural state, allowing the reader the opportunity to not only look at beautiful pages, but to also read the stories as well. It is the perfect opportunity for the true connoisseur of the form to experience art as never before. Each page has been meticulously scanned from the original art (in color, to show all the subtle nuances—blue pencil, white-out, staining—that make original art unique) and is presented at the same size they were drawn.

This gorgeous edition, prepared with the full cooperation of Michael Golden, will feature six complete issues—Micronauts #3, #7, #8, #9, #11, and #12! Plus, an incredible gallery section crammed full of story pages (something from each issue drawn by Golden), covers, pin ups and more—over 60 pages worth—making this the one book no Michael Golden fan can afford to miss!!


Narcos TPB

Writer: Ryan Ferrier
Artist: Vic Malhotra

Cover Artist: Nelson Daniel

TPB • FC • $15.99 • 96 pages
ISBN: 978-1-68405-551-7

AVAILABLE IN AUGUST

All-new stories bringing to light the tangled web of money and power in 1990s Colombia spinning straight out of the hit Netflix original series!

Further detailing the intrigue and danger of the international drug trade of the ’90s, two new recruits bring danger to DEA agents Murphy and Peña, while Don Pablo must contend with a dangerous threat to his drug empire! A can’t miss for fans of Narcos and true crime!


Read Only Memories TPB

Writer: Sina Grace
Artist: Stefano Simeone

Cover Artist: Aaron Hammerstrom

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 120 pages
ISBN: 978-1-68405-679-8
AVAILABLE IN JULY

Based on the hit game, this graphic novel bridges the gap between 2064: Read Only Memories and the upcoming sequel Neurodiver! Enter a cyberpunk universe like you’ve never seen before!

Santa Cruz, California. A beach town just 50 miles from Neo-San Francisco. Lexi Rivers, former detective with the Neo-San Francisco Police Department, has left the big city behind in favor of opening her own agency.

Valentine’s Day. A time for celebrating love–or finding it. When a robot’s human lover goes missing, Lexi will be faced with a case unlike any she’s tackled yet, one which just might show her that not all is as it seems in this pleasant beachside community.


Richard Stark’s Parker: The Martini Edition: Last Call

Story, art and cover by Darwyn Cooke
Additional story and art by Ed Brubaker & Sean Phillips
Designed by Sean Phillips

HC • PC • $99.99 • 360 pages • 9” x 13”
ISBN: 978-1-68405-698-9

The long-awaited companion to the Eisner Award-winning Martini Edition is finally coming! Collecting the THE SCORE and SLAYGROUND (Both Eisner Award-winning graphic novels themselves). Darwyn Cooke crafted four universally acclaimed Parker graphic novels, adapted from the works of Richard Stark (A pseudonym for Donald Westlake), before his untimely death. This volume will be (along with the Martini Edition) the last word on Cooke’s brilliant Parker stories and includes more than 100 pieces of never-before-seen Parker art by Darwyn Cooke; a round table talk with Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips, Bruce Timm, and Scott Dunbier on Parker and Darwyn Cooke; plus a brand-new 17-page story by Multiple Eisner Award-winning creators Ed Brubaker & Sean Phillips. A loving tribute to the legacy of Darwyn Cooke and Parker!


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PARKER MARTINI ED SLIPCASE VOL 01
HC • FC • $99.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-692-7

PARKER THE HUNTER NOVEL ILLUS BY DARWYN COOKE
HC • $29.99 • ISBN: 978-1-61377-659-9

PARKER THE HUNTER
TP • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-61377-399-4


Rising Sun TPB

Writers: Ron Marz & David Rodriguez
Artist: Martin Coccolo

Cover Artist: Chieh Ying Yu

TPB • FC • $15.99 • 96 pages
ISBN: 978-1-68405-680-4
AVAILABLE IN JULY

Travel to feudal Japan, a land filled with danger both human and non-human alike! Based on the hit CMON game, this graphic novel features exclusive content to enhance your playing experience.

Chiyoko of the Koi Clan leads a group of powerful warriors, the best each clan has to offer, on a mission to save Japan from dragons and monsters. But perhaps the greatest threat she faces is not the many monsters who are ravaging the country, but her own team.


Rom: Dire Wraiths

Writer: Chris Ryall
Artists: Luca Pizzari, Guy Dorian, Sr., Sal Buscema, Ron Joseph

Cover Artists: Guy Dorian, Sr., Sal Buscema

TPB • FC • $15.99 • 96 pages
ISBN: 978-1-68405-681-1
AVAILABLE IN JULY

In 1969, two American astronauts became the first humans to set foot on Earth’s moon… but something inhuman is waiting for them!

Seeking to conquer everything in their path, the Dire Wraiths wield powerful dark magics and can take over the bodies of other creatures shapeshifting into their hosts. The only thing powerful enough to oppose them is Rom the Spaceknight. But, with Rom nowhere in sight, can even the Adventure Team help prevent one giant leap for Dire Wraith-kind or is there no way to stop an invasion of Earth? Only the crew of Earth’s first moon mission and some unexpected guest-stars stand in their way! Plus, a special back-up story with art by Guy Dorian, Sr. and Rom legend Sal Buscema!


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ROM: COLD FIRE HOT WAR
TP • FC • $29.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-278-3

ROM VOL 01
TP • FC • $19.99 • ISBN: 978-1-63140-817-5

ROM VOL 02
TP • FC • $19.99 • ISBN: 978-1-63140-906-6

ROM VOL 03 ROADS TO RUIN
TP • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-032-

ROM VS TRANSFORMERS: SHINING ARMOR
TP • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-143-4


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The Shadow of a Man

Writer: Benoit Peeters
Artist: Francois Schuiten

Cover Artist: Francois Schuiten

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 104 pages • 9-1/4” x 11-9/16”
ISBN: 978-1-68405-693-4

AVAILABLE IN JULY

Albert Chamisso, a newlywed of just a few weeks to Sarah, begins to have nightmares. Dr. Polydore Vincent helps him to get rid of the nightmares, but a strange side effect of the treatment is that his shadow is in color afterwards. He struggles with this, losing his wife and his job in the process. He moves to the outskirts of Blossfeldtstad where he meets the lovely Minna. Together, they create a light show that becomes very popular in this bittersweet romantic noir tale.

The fourth release in Alaxis Press’ The Obscure Cities series to be published by IDW brings the award winning graphic novels to readers in English for the first time!

Winner of Angoulême International Comics Festival Prize for Best Album (1985)
Winner of Gaiman Award for Best Comic (2012)


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THE LEANING GIRL
TP • BW • $29.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-0963


Star Trek: Year Five: The Wine-Dark Deep (Book 2)

Writers: Jackson Lanzing, Collin Kelly, Jim McCann
Artists: Stephen Thompson, Ángel Hernández, Silvia Califano

Cover Artist: J.J. Lendl

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 144 pages
ISBN: 978-1-68405-643-9

AVAILABLE IN JULY

Join the crew of the Enterprise in these all-new adventures featuring the characters from the Original Series! Step aboard with Kirk, Spock, Bones, Uhura, Sulu, Scotty, and Chekov as they begin the end of their original five-year mission and boldly go into an uncertain future in this new continuing Star Trek series! Collects issues #7–12.


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STAR TREK: YEAR FIVE: ODYSSEYS END VOL 01
TP • FC • $19.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-568-5


Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Graphic Novel Adaptation

Writer: Alessandro Ferrari
Artists: Various

Cover Artist: Cryssy Cheung

TPB • FC • $9.99 • 80 pages • 6-3/4” x 9”
ISBN: 978-1-68405-686-6
AVAILABLE IN AUGUST

Faithfully bringing events from the film to the comics page! Read along in The Rise of Skywalker as Poe faces the challenges of leadership, Finn and Rose make impossible decisions for the greater good, and Rey finally confronts her destiny. The true threat to the galaxy is revealed as the third Star Wars trilogy reaches its epic conclusion!

Capturing the galaxy-spanning action of The Rise of Skywalker, experience Episode IX as a beautiful graphic novel combining the epic wonder of Star Wars with streamlined, young-reader friendly designs.


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STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS GRAPHIC NOVEL ADAPTATION
TP • FC • $9.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-210-3

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI GRAPHIC NOVEL ADAPTATION
TP • FC • $9.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-231-8


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