New Wednesday, New Books!

Wednesday, Oct 10th, 2012

This week's new books include Haunted Horror #1, Popeye #6, Smoke & Mirrors, and more!


Dungeons & Dragons: Forgotten Realms Classics Vol 4

Dungeons & Dragons: Forgotten Realms Classics, Vol. 4
Jeff Grubb (w) • Rags Morales, Tom Raney, Linda Spofford, & Chas Truog (a) • Rags Morales (c)
The final 7 issues of Forgotten Realms are included in this fourth volume. The Realms Master crew must pick up the pieces after their ship is destroyed. Where will they go? What will they do? Find out as the Forgotten Realms run comes to a close.
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 180 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-485-4

Bullet points:
•    All 25 issues plus the Annual are now collected in 4 volumes!








Doctor Who Classics Vol. 8Doctor Who Classics, Vol. 8
Grant Morrison, Alan McKenzie, John Ridgway, Simon Furman, Jamie Delano, & Mike Collin (w) • John Ridgway (a & c)
IDW’s newly re-colored reprints of classic Doctor Who tales from years past returns! This all-new series picks up where Series III left off, with the adventures of the SIXTH DOCTOR! Features stories such as "Nature of the Beast," "Profits of Doom," and "The Gift."
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 152 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-484-7

Bullet points:
•    All-new colors!




G.I. JOE #18G.I. JOE #18
Chuck Dixon (w) • Will Rosado (a) • Ken Loh (c)
TARGET: SNAKE EYES starts here! Maybe SNAKE EYES should have stayed dead! G.I. JOE has mobilized to hunt down their most dangerous quarry ever: one of their own. Has the silent commando gone over to the other side? Is he playing his own game? Only Snake Eyes knows the answer.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:
Variant Robert Atkins cover, interconnected with SNAKE EYES & STORM SHADOW #18!

Bullet points:
•    Exciting crossover story with SNAKE EYES & STORM SHADOW begins here!
•    TARGET: SNAKE EYES ramps up the action and excitement!


Haunted Horror #1Haunted Horror #1
Unknown (w) • Bob Powell, Dick Briefer, Lin Streeter, A.C. Hollingsworth, Jack Kamen (a) • Lee Elias (c)
A comic so good it's…SCARY! Imagine you were a kid in the 1950s reading contraband horror comics under the bed covers by flashlight! You were devouring the very comic books you parents, your teachers and anti-comics crusader Dr. Fredric Wertham were trying to keep out of your hands!  Now you can recreate that same experience, because the comics that were banned are back in actual comic-book format! The people that brought you Dick Briefer's Frankenstein, Bob Powell's Terror and Zombies are now producing a comic book series filled with the best of worst vintage horror comics that will rot your mind!  Don't dare miss the first issue of Scary from the Chilling Archives of Horror Comics fiends!
FC • 48 pages • $3.99


Night of 1,000 WolvesNight of 1,000 Wolves
Bobby Curnow (w) • Dave Wachter (a & c)
In the Dark Ages, the tranquil life of Harrick Benjyon and his family is shattered by unthinkable tragedy. Before they can react, the family find themselves under siege by hordes of wolves with one aim: Death! A race for survival becomes all the more impossible by the arrival of the supernatural... and the dark secrets that lie at the heart of the Benjyon family.
TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-410-6

Bullet points:
•    “Night of 1000 Wolves is pure survival horror, the setting and theme refreshingly original. A welcome change from the usual modern-day zombie apocalypses. Dave Wachter’s art is absolutely stunning in the green, rolling hills of the Benjyon Family’s home as well as in the ugly, rabid viciousness of the wolves and the violence they inflict.” –


Popeye #6Popeye #6
Roger Langridge (w) • Ken Wheaton (a & c)
Hollywood's calling... and they want Popeye! With Wimpy in the director's chair, what can possibly go wrong? But who is the film's mysterious backer? And why is he trying to sabotage it at every turn? Laffs! Thrills! Popcorn! And (of course) plenty of spinach!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:

Variant Dan Parent cover!

Bullet points:
•    Incentive cover by Archie artist Dan Parent!






The Pound Ghouls Night Out #2The Pound: Ghoul’s Night Out #2 (of 4)
Stephan Nilson (w) • Ibrahim Moustafa (a & c)
Scottie and Howie learn of a secret pact between the US Government and
the monster population that helped turn the tide for the Allies in World
War II. Now, the truce is in jeopardy from a ghoul uprising. Scottie,
Howie, Agent Brown and Proof must put a stop to the insurrection before
all hell breaks loose.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
•    The sequel to 2011’s surprise supernatural smash continues!





Smoke & Mirrors TPBSmoke & Mirrors
Mike Costa & Jon Armstrong (w) • Ryan Browne (a & c)
ENTER A WORLD OF MAGIC! Stage magician Terry Ward is thrust into a world where magic—not technology—rules, and forced to use trickery and illusions to survive! But will that prove to be enough when the dangers of the world start compounding, and how can a sleight of hand artist compete with users of practical spells?
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 128 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-402-1

Bullet points:
    • The surprise sell-out hit, collected! Be amazed as magic tricks are incorporated right into the story!




TMNT Color Classics #5Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Color Classics #5
Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird (w) • Eastman, Laird (a & c)
This newly colored tale of the original TMNT expands the Turtles universe! After finally finding their master at the mysterious T.C.R.I. labs, the Turtles suddenly find themselves transported to a completely different planet and in the company of the enigmatic robot known as the Fugitoid!
FC • 38 pages • $3.99







Transformers: The IDW Collection Vol 7Transformers: The IDW Collection, Vol. 7
Mike Costa, Dan Abnett, & Andy Lanning (w) • Nick Roche, Casey Coller, Alex Milne, Don Figueroa, EJ Su, Javier Saltares, & Guido Guidi (a) • E.J. Su (c)
The re-presentation of IDW's Transformers Universe continues in volume 7! Includes the Ironhide 4-issue series, Infestation V. 1 TF #1–2, plus Ongoing issues #7–18!
HC • FC • $49.99 • 358 pages • 7” x 11” • ISBN 978-1-61377-406-9








Transformers: Regeneration One #84Transformers: Regeneration One #84
Simon Furman (w) • Andrew Wildman (a) • Wildman, Guido Guidi (c)
LAST STAND! Things go from bad to worse  as MEGATRON tightens his remorseless grip on planet Earth. Can the Wreckers save Kup? Can they reach the Ark in time? The odds have never been more stacked against them. But you know what they say: “when all hope is gone...” And what exactly is up with Starscream?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:
Variant Geoff Senior cover!

Bullet points:

Transformers: Robots in Disguise #10Transformers: Robots in Disguise Ongoing #10
John Barber (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a) • Ramondelli, Casey Coller (c)
OPTIMUS PRIME IN SPACE! Orion Pax—the former OPTIMUS PRIME—follows a rogue group of DECEPTICONS into one of the greatest mysteries ever to face the AUTOBOTS! Time will bend—and heroes will fall!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:
Variant Marcelo Matere cover!

Bullet points:




Transfusion #1Transfusion #1 (of 3)
Steve Niles (w) • menton3 (a & c)
In a future overrun by out-of-control machines and monsters, a handful of human survivors try to fight their way back to a normal life. But what is normal in a world where both monsters and machines need human blood? And which are the real bad guys? Find out in this horrific new series by 30 Days of Night co-creator Steve Niles and menton3, the demented artist behind Monocyte!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:
Variant menton3 cover!

Bullet points:
•    Vampires vs. Robots!
•    Written by Steve Niles of 30 Days of Night fame!
•    Evocative artwork by menton3 (Monocyte)!

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