Wednesday's New Books!

Wednesday, Mar 28th, 2012

This week's new books include Cobra Ongoing #11, Dorothy of Oz Prequel #1, G.I. JOE Retaliation #3, Hawken #3, and many more!


Cobra Ongoing #11Cobra Ongoing #11 - Also available digitally!

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Mike Costa (w) • Alex Cal (a) • Dave Wilkins, Antonio Fuso (c)

“COBRA COMMAND” CONCLUDES! This is it—the final battle as the JOEs struggle to survive. Everything changes here! Who lives—who dies—who wins? The answers aren’t what you expect, and the foundation for the future of G.I. Joe starts here!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Variant covers: David Williams interconnected cover!

Bullet points:
• The G.I. JOE status is irrevocably changed!
• The Future of the JOEs and COBRA starts here!









Dorothy of Oz Prequel #1Dorothy Of Oz Prequel #1 - Also available digitally!

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Denton J. Tipton (w) • Blair Shedd (a) • Eric Shanower (c)

Based on the upcoming animated film Dorothy Of Oz! Building on the world created in the celebrated children’s book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum, Dorothy Of Oz will tell the tale of the titular hero’s return to the Land of Oz. But first read here about what events transpired to necessitate Dorothy’s return, and witness the rise of the Jester!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Variant covers: Variant CGI character art cover!

Bullet points:
• Starring classic Oz characters the Lion, Scarecrow and Tin Man!
• Covers by Eisner-winning artist Eric Shanower!
• First of a four-issue miniseries leading into the major film Dorothy Of Oz!





G.I. JOE 2 Retaliation #3G.I. JOE: Retaliation Movie Prequel #3 - Also available digitally!

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John Barber (w) • Salvador Navarro (a & c)

THE PREQUEL TO THIS SUMMER’S MOST ANTICIPATED MOVIE STRIKES AGAIN! Snake Eyes—a deadly ninja. Roadblock—an unparalleled commando. Now’s the time for them to match skills and throw down. Who’ll win in this battle of fighting styles? It’s no holds barred brawling with the bad guys in the middle—plus, new secrets of Snake Eyes and Storm Shadow are revealed!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Variant covers:
Black & white Salvador Navarro cover!

Bullet points:
• Leading directly into the hottest movie of the summer, G.I. JOE 2!






Hawken #3Hawken #3 - Also available digitally!

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Tim & Ben Truman (w) • Tim Truman (a & c)

The Trumans continue to redefine the western horror genre! Hawken looks up an old business acquaintance from his days as a Tucson Ring enforcer: Shanghai Mary, a shrewd opium-dealing brothel manager. Meanwhile, the merciless Sombre begins the bloody hunt for his old mentor...

Partial Color • 32 pages • $3.99

Variant covers:¨“Spaghetti Western” Tim Truman cover!

Bullet points:
• All-new, 6-issue weird western series co-written and drawn by Tim Truman (GrimJack, Hawkman, Scout)!
• Ask your retailer how to get a special “Spaghetti Western” cover by Tim Truman!





Infestation 2: G.I. JOE #2Infestation 2: G.I. JOE #2 - Also available digitally!

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Mike Raicht (w) • Valentine De Landro (a & c)

Unspeakable madness seeps out of the portal Cobra has opened, and it threatens to take over the entire Cobra base... and then spread across the globe! The only hope for survival lies in an unusual alliance between Snake Eyes and master-of-the-occult Crystal Ball. And who knows what role Storm Shadow will play! Pulse pounding horror excitement awaits!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Variant covers: Inter-connected “Tentacle Attack” cover! Connecting every Infestation 2 tie-in book!







Magic The Gathering #3Magic: The Gathering #3 - Also available digitally!

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Matt Forbeck (w) • Martín Cóccolo (a) • Christopher Moeller (c)

After last issue's fierce battle against a group of Innistrad vampires, Dack Fayden has found a new ally: young cathar Ingrid Reichert. With her help, Dack continues to track down the person who devastated his hometown. But when Dack stumbles into another vampire attack, even Ingrid's help may not be enough to get them out alive...

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Variant covers: Variant Tyler Walpole cover!

Bullet points:
• This issue includes an exclusive, alternate art playable Magic: The Gathering card!




TMNT #8Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Ongoing #8

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Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) • Dan Duncan (a) • Duncan, Eastman (c)

It's nonstop excitement in this action packed issue of TMNT! Baxter Stockman's latest inventions have found the Turtles lair in the sewers and it's a scramble for survival... and not everyone will make it out safely! General Krang also provides the answers to some lingering mysteries! AND Casey Jones and April make an important connection?? This issue has it all!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Variant covers: Simon Gane variant!

Bullet points:
• Conclusion to the exciting "Enemies Old, Enemies New" story arc!







Transformers: Robots in Disguise #3Transformers: Robots in Disguise Ongoing #3 - Also available digitally!

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John Barber (w) • Andrew Griffith (a) • Casey Coller, Griffith (c)

CYBERTRON IN CRISIS! An explosion in the middle of the capitol city strikes. Was it a DECEPTICON attack? Suspicions run high, and the uneasy peace unravels! Only Wheeljack can solve the puzzle—but will he do it before Starscream takes advantage of the AUTOBOTS weakness! The bold new direction in Transformers storytelling continues!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Variant covers: Variant Andrew Griffith B&W cover!

Bullet points:
• Two series, ONE UNIVERSE!
• This series, in conjunction with TRANSFORMERS: Robots in Disguise, expands the TRANSFORMERS universe into exciting, unexplored territory.





Torpedo Volume 5Torpedo Vol. 5 HC

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Enrique Sanchez Abuli (w) • Jordi Bernet (a & c)

The final volume in the Torpedo library delivers a gut shot of killer stories to the solar plexus. Luca Torelli, AKA the Torpedo, cuts a vicious swash of mayhem and murder through the criminal underbelly of 1930s Gotham. New York in those days was crammed full of diseased rodents, both the four and two-legged variety, and Luca was the exterminator!

HC • B&W • 144 Pages • $24.99 • 8.5" x 11" • ISBN 978-1-61377-162-4






Zombies Vs Robots: Ashley Wood PortfolioZombies vs Robots Ashley Wood Portfolio

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Ashley Wood (a)

Starting this month, IDW will be producing high-end collectible and frameable art portfolios featuring 11" x 17" cover art replicas by some of the most notable talents in comics. Up first, eight Zombies vs Robots images from Spectrum Award-winning artist Ashley Wood! Each portfolio will be packaged in customized manila envelopes.

FC • $20.00 • 8 prints • 11” x 17”

Bullet points:
• Each print is 11” x 17” – Perfect for framing!







Transformers: Autocracy #6Transformers: Autocracy #6 - ONLY available digitally!

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Chris Metzen, Flint Dille (w) Livio Ramondelli (a)
12 CHAPTER DIGITAL EXCLUSIVE SERIES! ZETA PRIME MAKES HIS MOVE! When the Autobot leader strikes out, ORION PAX--the future Optimus Prime--witnesses scenes of devastation beyond his wildest imagination! Will Pax be changed? Or will he fall?

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