Wednesday's New Books!

Wednesday, Nov 7th, 2012

This week's new books feature Danger Girl/G.I. JOE #4, Love and Capes: What to Expect #4, Mars Attacks #5, Popeye #7, and more!

 

Danger Girl/G.I. JOE #4

Danger Girl/G.I. JOE #4 (of 5) - Also available digitally!
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Andy Hartnell (w) • John Royle (a) • J. Scott Campbell X 2 (c)
It’s the most dangerous event of the summer, and the action continues right here! The Danger Girl and G.I. JOE strike teams have been chosen, assembled and deployed. But will they outrun COBRA’s own special forces teams before a pair of prominent cities are destroyed? Be sure to join Abbey Chase, SNAKE EYES and all your favorite G.I. JOE members as the year’s hottest new series catches fire!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:
Variant J. Scott Campbell sketch cover!

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Deadworld: War of the Dead TPBDeadworld: War of the Dead
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Gary Reed (w) • Sami Makkonen (a & c)
The undead have overrun the Earth! A small outpost, remnants of a twisted scientist’s scheme to defeat the plague, holds out against the army of King Zombie with their secret weapon, the Lepers—victims of a bizarre experiment that left them with dead flesh in breathing husks that even zombies won’t touch.
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 124 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-508-0

Bullet points:
• Deadworld has been optioned by Framelight Pictures, script from David Hayter (X-Men, Watchmen).
• Regular writer Gary Reed hooks up with Sami Makkonen of Eisner Award nominated Hatter M fame to present this tale.



 

 

G.I. JOE #19G.I. JOE #19 - Also available digitally!
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Chuck Dixon (w) • Will Rosado (a) • Ken Loh (c)
TARGET: SNAKE EYES part three! SCARLETT leads the Joes on a campaign to put an end to the Arashikage Clan forever. But SERPENTOR and the murderous zealots of the Inner Coil may beat them to it. SNAKE EYES knows the world has turned against him and he's surrounded on all sides by danger. Just the way he wants it!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant Covers:
James Biggie variant “rock poster” cover!

Bullet points:
• TARGET: SNAKE EYES CONTINUES!
• SNAKE EYES versus G.I. JOE!
• The “IDW World Tour” is on! Watch for variant “rock poster” covers of all your favorite titles over the coming months, culminating in a rock festival blowout you won’t believe for San Diego Comic-Con International 2013!

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Love & Capes: What to Expect #4Love and Capes: What to Expect #4 (of 6) - Also available digitally!
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Thom Zahler (w & a) • Zahler & Mike Manley (c)
After last issue’s surprise announcement, Amazonia has returned to her home dimension of Leandia. And that’s not the only thing that’s new. Darkblade has sidekicks to train, Amazonia gets a replacement back on Earth, and Abby’s bookstore does something it never has before. The baby’s not the only change that’s coming.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
• This issue’s cover features inking by Mike Manley (Batman, Darkhawk)!
• “It is thoughtful and moving in a way too damned few super-hero comics books are in these days of endless crisis and misery as a marketing tool. It deserves every award our industry has to offer.”—Tony Isabella, Tony’s Tips

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Magic The Gathering The Spell Thief #4Magic: The Gathering—The Spell Thief #4 - Also available digitally!
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Matt Forbeck (w) • Martín Cóccolo (a) • Alex Horley (c)
Dack Fayden’s quest to track down the villainous Sifa Grent has brought him to Grixis, a vast wasteland dominated by the undead and vicious demons—including the demon-dragon Malfegor. Imprisoned by the demon’s cult, Dack soon discovers the morbid origins of Sifa and her sinister ties to Malfegor… but will he be able to escape this undead plane in order to stop her plans?
FC • 32 pages • $4.99

*Variant covers:
Variant Tyler Walpole cover!

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

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Mars Attacks #5Mars Attacks #5 - Also available digitally!
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John Layman (w) • John McCrea (a & c)
The Martian mayhem continues! The first story arc comes to a close as a warrior from Earth’s past joins the fray, and the Martians bring out the REALLY big guns. Don’t miss any of the action in this runaway hit series!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant Covers:
Variant Ben Templesmith cover!

Bullet Points:
• Ask your retailer about the Ben Templesmith incentive cover!
• Written by John Layman, co-creator of the Eisner-winning series Chew!
• Art by John McCrea, Eisner-winner for Hitman!

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Popeye #7Popeye #7 - Also available digitally!
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Roger Langridge (w & a & c)
It's Wild West action this issue, as Popeye faces the return of Olive's old boyfriend, Ham Gravy... and the fearsome Desert Yeti! Can Popeye defeat the terrible beast before Ham steals his girl? Plus: More larks with Sappo, as Wotasnozzle presents his latest invention: the Electric Cow!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant Covers:
Hal Mayforth variant cover!

Bullet points:
• This issue written AND drawn by the incomparable Roger Langridge!

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The Pound Ghouls Night Out #3The Pound: Ghoul’s Night Out #3 (of 4) - Also available digitally!
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Stephan Nilson (w) • Ibrahim Moustafa (a & c)
The action and comedy continues as Scottie, Howie and Proof race to stop the Ghoul uprising. Along the way the guys learn some valuable information—the reason behind the Ghoul Uprising. Why are they targeting The Council of Four and Scottie's family? Most importantly, never open a closed bathroom door without knocking first…
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

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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 Adventures Vol 2Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures, Vol. 2
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Dean Clarrain (w) • Ken Mitchroney & Jim Lawson (a) • Lawson (c)
Tales from the Archie era of TMNT come back to life as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures continues! This collection includes issues #5–8 and introduces even more mutants!  
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 124 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-495-3



 

 

 

 

 

TMNT Color Classics #6Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Color Classics #6 - Also available digitally!
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Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird (w & a & c)
What do you get when you cross four ninja turtles with a mysterious robot from outer space called the Fugitoid, and walking, talking gladiator dinosaurs? You get classic comic book action and sci-fi mayhem at its very best, all here in this newly colored tale of the original TMNT!  
FC • 38 pages • $3.99

 

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TMNT: Micro-series Vol 2Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Micro-Series, Vol. 2
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Erik Burnham, Mike Costa, Ben Epstein, Barbara Randall Kesel, & Paul Allor (w) • Charles Paul Wilson III, Mike Henderson, Marley Zarcone, & Paul McCaffrey (a) • David Petersen (c)
Another Volume of Micro-Series, this time spot-lighting the Turtles' friends and family. Each story will detail a pivotal moment in Casey’s, April’s, Splinter’s, and Fugitoid’s life... with important ramifications for the Turtles and the ongoing comic book series!
TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-415-1

Bullet points:
• “These are side stories from the main story line, but they’re good and a great read for anyone who has an interest in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.  We get to see different artists take their hand at drawing the Turtles and have other writers bringing the characters to life.” –CowabungaCorner.com

 

 

Transformers: Regeneration One #85Transformers: Regeneration One #85 - Also available digitally!
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Simon Furman (w) • Andrew Wildman (a) • Wildman, Guido Guidi (c)
ONE WILL FALL! As the first Regeneration One arc concludes, two Transformers legends clash—for the last time! This one’s so packed with triumph, tragedy and
everything in between, we can’t say much more. If you’re a fan of titanic, all-out action, this is the one for you. If you're of a sensitive disposition—look away now!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant Covers:
Geoff Senior variant cover!

Bullet points:
• Legends Simon Furman and Andrew Wildman rock you like no one else can!
• A story so powerful, it should come with a warning!

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