Celebrate Halloween With IDW's New Books!

Wednesday, Oct 31st, 2012

Get in the Halloween spirit with some of IDW's books this week including 30 Days of Night #11, Godzilla #6, Star Trek #14, True Blood #6, and more!


30 Days of Night #1130 Days of Night #11

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Steve Niles (w) • Christopher Mitten (a & c)
Fright-master Steve Niles continues the all-new, critically acclaimed 30 DAYS OF NIGHT ongoing series! The Euro vampires have brought in a secret weapon in the shape of a gigantic coffin. What rests inside could be the end of the line for Eben Olemaun and his growing flock of militant bloodsuckers. Meanwhile, Alice Blood has lost her closest ally in the war.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet Points:

•    “A triumphant return for the preeminent modern vampire story.”—Newsarama

 

 

 

 

 

ColonyColony

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Bob Layton (w) • Dick Giordano & Bob Layton (a) • Brad D. Nault (c)
Condemned for a crime he didn’t commit, Scott Landus is sentenced to life without parole on COLONY- a galactic "Devil’s Island" where the fascist Galactic Confederacy disposes of its human and alien refuse.  Colony is a science-fiction allegory to the founding of Australia… as hardened career convicts, alien species, and political dissidents from Earth band together to overthrow their technologically superior captors.
TPB • FC • $24.99 • 164 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-521-9

Bullet points:
•    Over ten years in the making! Colony is based on the popular web comic created by legendary Iron Man co-author/artist Bob Layton and drawn by the late, great Batman illustrator, Dick Giordano.

 

 

 

Doctor Who #2Doctor Who #2

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Andy Diggle (w) • Mark Buckingham (a & c)
A shadow being has emerged from a machine used to view alternate realities, and is stealing time from those he touches in order to become “real.” Can the Doctor save the Hypothetical Gentleman’s latest victim?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:
Variant photo cover!

Bullet points:

•    Written by Andy Diggle, co-creator of the Eisner-winning series The Losers!
•    Art by Mark Buckingham, multiple Eisner-winner for Fables!
•    Ask your retailer about the photo incentive cover!

 

Ghostbusters #14Ghostbusters #14

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Erik Burnham (w) • Dan Schoening (a & c)
There's a new paranormal extermination squad in the city of New York, and the science behind their methods is making Egon nervous. Can the Ghostbusters talk their competition off a potentially dangerous road? Maybe if they use the magic word…
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:

Variant Tristan Jones cover!

 

 

 

 

 

Godzilla #6Godzilla #6

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Duane Swierczynski (w) • Simon Gane (a) • Zach Howard (c)
Having tasted serious defeat—and having been branded outlaws by the world’s governments—Boxer and his crew scramble to catch up to Godzilla before he destroys Seattle! There’s just one major obstacle in the way... Mothra!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:

Variant Matt Frank cover!

Bullet points:

•    The return of fan-favorite kaiju Mothra!

 

 

 

G.I. JOE The Complete Collection Vol. 1G.I JOE: The Complete Collection, Vol. 1
Larry Hama (w) • Herb Trimpe, Don Perlin, Mike Vosburg (a)
Presenting the full run of original A REAL AMERICAN HERO and SPECIAL MISSIONS tales, placed in proper reading order and collected in handsome hardcover volumes. Presiding over this project is legendary pop culture aficionado Mark W. Bellomo.
HC • FC • $49.99 • 300 pages • 7” x 11” • ISBN 978-1-61377-396-3

Bullet points:
    • This is G.I. JOE like you've never seen it before.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lore New EditionLore: The Complete Saga
TP Louise & Ashley Wood (w) • Ashley Wood (a & c)
In times past, the world was full of mythical creatures—creatures long since banished and held at bay by the secret society of Shepherds. But when the generational line of Shepherds is broken, a reluctant hero finds her life threatened from every quarter. And the creatures are coming back... Now, IDW presents this Premiere Edition of Lore, written by T.P. Louise and acclaimed artist Ashley Wood. Primarily a prose tale, Wood provides panel and spot illustrations that help bring this story to life.
TPB • FC • $29.99 • 284 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-506-6

Bullet points:
•    Lore Premiere Edition collects the entire six issues of this unique and mystical series, along with a gallery of artwork from Wood.

 

Mars Attacks the HolidaysMars Attacks The Holidays One-Shot

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Bill Morrison, Dean Haspiel, Fred Hembeck, Ian Boothby (w) • Morrison, Haspiel, Hembeck, TBD (a & c)
It’s that time of year! The Martians have come to bring good cheer to all! Well, not really, but humanity still will find a way to celebrate the spirit of the season. Join IDW and Topps—along with a stellar team of writers and artists—to honor the holidays in these four bloody tales of festive cheer!
FC • 48 pages • $7.99

Bullet points:

•    Featuring an all-star creative lineup including Bill Morrison, Dean Haspiel and Fred Hembeck!

 

 

 

Real Ghostbusters OmnibusReal Ghostbusters Omnibus, Vol. 1

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James Van Hise & La Morris Richmond (w) •  John Tobias, Phillip Hester, Evan Dorkin, & Howard Bender (a) • Ken Steacy (c)
Forget Egon's rules–the streams have been crossed, the dead have risen, and a free-roaming apparition is part of the gang! It's The Real Ghostbusters, ladies and gentlemen, and in this first volume omnibus collection you can score issues #1–14 of the classic NOW Comics series. Be there as Ray, Peter, Egon, and Winston keep doing what they do. After all, they ain't afraid of no ghosts!  
TPB • FC • $24.99 • 354 pages • 6” x 9” • ISBN 978-1-61377-493-9

Bullet points:

•    Collected for the first time!

 

 

 

The Rocketeer Cargo of Doom #3The Rocketeer: Cargo of Doom #3 (of 4)

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Mark Waid (w) • Chris Samnee (a & c)
The mysterious cargo is finally revealed and Cliff will discover what demons will be descending on the City of Angels! It's allaction as the Rocketeer must rise to challenges the likes of which he has never before faced. Meanwhile, what exactly is Peevy's niece up to, and are her intentions as innocent as they seem?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:

Variant Dave Stevens cover!

Bullet points:

•    From the current creative team behind Marvel’s fan-favorite Daredevil!

 

 

 

Star Trek #14Star Trek #14

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Mike Johnson (w) • Stephen Molnar (a) • Tim Bradstreet (c)
The countdown to next summer's blockbuster STAR TREK sequel continues here! Find out how Scotty and his alien sidekick Keenser first met in thisall-new story overseen by STAR TREK writer/producer Roberto Orci!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:

Variant Tim Bradstreet sketch cover!
Variant Photo Cover!

 

 

 

 

 

Star Trek: The Next Generation Hive #2Star Trek: The Next Generation: Hive #2 (of 4)

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Brannon Braga, Terry Matalas & Travis Fickett (w) • Joe Corroney, photo (a & c)
Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Starship Enterprise face off against a deadly new foe that threatens the very galaxy itself. This time, they do not meet their enemy alone, but with a most unlikely ally—the Borg!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:
Variant David Messina “Famous Borgs in History” cover!

Bullet points:
•    Co-written by Hugo winner and legendary ST: TNG scribe, Brannon Braga!

 

 

 

TMNT #12Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #15

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Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) • Andy Kuhn (a) • Kuhn, Eastman (c)
Something has escaped Stockgen labs and is hunting the Turtles. Its unrelenting and deadly force compel the Turtles to question how far they'll go to defend themselves... and stretch the brothers' bonds to the limit!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:

Kagan McLeod (Infinite Kung-Fu) cover!

Bullet points:

•    The start of an exciting two-part story that sees the return of a notorious TMNT villain!

 

 

 

TMNT Annual 2012Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Annual 2012

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Kevin Eastman, Tom Waltz (w) • Kevin Eastman (a & c)
Raphael and Casey find themselves in the middle of a criminal caper gone awry that touches the lives of many of their friends... and enemies! Double-cross upon double-cross leads the Turtles to the heart of the NYC criminal underworld. Various factions jockey for power, but at the end of the day only one can end up on top. Will it be the Foot Clan? Expect the unexpected in this exciting, all-new Kevin Eastman-written/drawn tale!
FC • 48 pages • $7.99

*Variant covers:

Variant “Eastman Layout” edition!

Bullet points:

•    The first full TMNT story written and drawn by co-creator Kevin Eastman in nearly 20 years!
•    48 pages of non-stop downtown action and mayhem!
•    Sets up a crucial future TMNT storyline!

 

 

Transformers Classics Vol. 4Transformers Classics, Vol. 4
Bob Budiansky & Ralph Macchio (w) • Jose Delbo, Alan Kupperberg, Frank Springer (a) • Guido Guidi (c)
The historic comic book roots of THE TRANSFORMERS are re-presented for maximum Cybertronian enjoyment. Collecting issues #39–50, rejoin The AUTOBOTS and The DECEPTICONS as their war stretches across the cosmos. Freshly re-mastered and re-colored, these stories are accompanied by an in-depth introduction as well as select issue notes by Mark W. Bellomo.   
TPB • FC • $24.99 • 276 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-497-7

Bullet points:
•    Re-colored!

 

 

 

 

Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #10Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye #10

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James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne (a) • Milne, Nick Roche (c)
SHADOWPLAY continues! On pre-war CYBERTRON, Prowl and Chromedome realize they've got a serial killer on their hands, and Orion Pax receives a summons from an old friend that will change his life forever!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:

Variant Marcelo Matere cover!

Bullet points:

• Part two of the three-part SHADOWPLAY epic!
• The secret history of OPTIMUS PRIME!

 

 

True Blood #6True Blood #6

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Annie Nocenti & Michael McMillian (w) • Michael Gaydos (a) • Tim Bradstreet, photo (c)
An ancient and powerful nomadic wolf pack comes to Bon Temp to conduct its annual “Great Hunt,” a ritualistic culling of an entire town over the course of a weekend. Can Sookie and Alcide convince the werewolves and vampires to work together and save the town?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:

Variant Tim Bradstreet sketch cover!

Bullet points:

•    All-new story arc kicks off here!
•    Co-Written by Michael McMillian, “Steve Newlin” from the show, with fan-favorite Annie Nocenti (Daredevil, Green Arrow)!
•    Ask your retailer about the Tim Bradstreet sketch cover!

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