PREVIEWS: AUG20

Order by 25/08/2020

IDW PUBLISHING

BATMAN THE MAXX ARKHAM DREAMS HC

(W) Sam Kieth (A) Sam Kieth (CA) Sam Kieth

A devious new doctor at Arkham Asylum is conducting unconventional experiments into the human psyche, and he kicks off a chain reaction of disaster when he carries out tests on Arkham's newest patient, The Maxx! The city of Gotham is starting to merge with The Maxx's psychedelic mental landscape, known as the Outback, blurring the line between real and unreal. It's up to Batman to save not just Gotham, but all of reality, and he and The Maxx are going to have to travel through some of the darkest places imaginable-the twisted minds of Batman's greatest enemies!   Join Batman and The Maxx on an off-kilter and unforgettable romp through the diabolical consciousnesses of Batman's greatest foes, including Harley Quinn, the Penguin, Killer Croc, and, of course, the Joker. Legendary artist Sam Kieth (The Sandman, Wolverine) returns to his greatest creation, The Maxx, after two decades and to Gotham City as well.

$24.99 €23.74

CANTO II HOLLOW MEN #3 (OF 5)

(W) David M. Booher (A) Drew Zucker (CA) Drew Zucker

In their quest to lift the curse that will cause their clocks to stop, Canto and his friends sought help from Aulaura, the Warrior. But they discovered the Shrouded Man had cursed her people as well. After narrowly escaping the fearsome Furies, the clockwork knights flee to the river for safety. Now they plunge over the edge of a waterfall, learning the only path forward is... down?

$3.99 €3.79

DUNGEONS & DRAGONS AT SPINE OF WORLD #1 (OF 4)

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(W) AJ Mendez (A) Martin Coccolo (CA) Martin Coccolo

A never-ending winter's night is slowly driving an isolated town in the depths of Icewind Dale to the brink of insanity. To save them all, a perilous journey awaits a band of adventurers as they battle a furious icy god and uncover the plot of an ancient primordial evil! Based on the massively popular game and featuring a cast of brand-new characters written by New York Times bestselling author AJ Mendez plus writer and actor Aimee Garcia!

$3.99 €3.79

DUNGEONS & DRAGONS AT SPINE OF WORLD #1 (OF 4)

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(W) AJ Mendez (A) Martin Coccolo (CA) Max Davenport

A never-ending winter's night is slowly driving an isolated town in the depths of Icewind Dale to the brink of insanity. To save them all, a perilous journey awaits a band of adventurers as they battle a furious icy god and uncover the plot of an ancient primordial evil! Based on the massively popular game and featuring a cast of brand-new characters written by New York Times bestselling author AJ Mendez plus writer and actor Aimee Garcia!

$3.99 €3.79

GI JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO #276

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(W) Larry Hama (A) Netho Diaz (CA) Netho Diaz

"Untold Tales" Part 1! An all-new arc kicks off as Living Legend Larry Hama reveals never-before-seen adventures of the heroes and villains of the G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero universe! In this issue, Larry joins superstar artist Netho Diaz to tell the tale of Snake Eyes, Scarlett, Stalker, and Torpedo on a desperate mission into Trucial Abysmia to rescue Americans held hostage in a secret prison. But what happens when one of the prisoners turns out to be someone they know?

$3.99 €3.79

GI JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO #276

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(W) Larry Hama (A) Netho Diaz (CA) Brian Shearer

"Untold Tales" Part 1! An all-new arc kicks off as Living Legend Larry Hama reveals never-before-seen adventures of the heroes and villains of the G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero universe! In this issue, Larry joins superstar artist Netho Diaz to tell the tale of Snake Eyes, Scarlett, Stalker, and Torpedo on a desperate mission into Trucial Abysmia to rescue Americans held hostage in a secret prison. But what happens when one of the prisoners turns out to be someone they know?

$3.99 €3.79

GODZILLA HISTORYS GREATEST MONSTER TP NEW PTG

(W) Duane Swierczynski (A) Simon Gane (CA) Bob Eggleton

Cities, special forces teams, and a legion of Kaiju are no match for... History's Greatest Monster! Godzilla continues to destroy cities and lives all over the world and ex-special forces tough guy Boxer is a man with a grudge who vows to end the terror of Godzilla-no matter what! He assembles a topnotch team to take him and the other monsters down at $7 billion a bounty. Collects the complete 13-issue series.

$29.99 €28.49

GOOSEBUMPS SECRETS OF THE SWAMP #2 (OF 5)

(W) Marieke Nijkamp (A) Yasmin Flores Montanez (CA) Bill Underwood

Twelve-year-old Blake was worried that summer break with her weird aunt in Fever Swamp would be b-o-r-i-n-g, but it's quickly become more intense than she ever could have imagined. Lost in the swamp with her gaming rival, Lily, and surrounded by werewolves, Blake could use a lot less danger and a little more boring right about now! The wild werewolf nightmare continues in this all-ages scarefest from New York Times bestselling author Marieke Nijkamp (This Is Where It Ends, Before I Let Go, The Oracle Code) and artist Yasmin Flores Montanez (Marvel Action: Captain Marvel, Tilly).

$3.99 €3.79

LOCKE & KEY IN PALE BATTALIONS GO #3 (OF 3)

(W) Joe Hill (A) Gabriel Rodriguez (CA) Gabriel Rodriguez

Jonathan Locke uses the power of the Anywhere Key to flee the slaughter in Ypres and return to Keyhouse. But now the door is open between Flanders Fields and Lovecraft, Massachusetts... and the sinister Oberlutenant Eric Murnau has led a small band through to claim the magical keys for Germany!

$3.99 €3.79

LOCKE & KEY SANDMAN HELL & GONE #0

(W) Joe Hill (A) Gabriel Rodriguez (CA) Gabriel Rodriguez

If you think you can unlock the gates of Hell and just invite yourself in, you must be Dreaming! The Sandman Universe crossover begins here, with this specially priced re-introduction of the storylines and characters who populate next month's landmark event series. First, in the Eisner-winning Locke & Key tale, "Open the Moon," meet Chamberlin Locke, patriarch of the Locke family, whose Moon Key began to unlock the events of this event series. Next, journey with the Lord of Dreams to Lucifer's domain in the chapter of Sandman's epic "Season of Mists" storyline that sees the Key to Hell change hands in a most momentous way. And join IDW and DC Comics next month for Locke & Key: Hell & Gone #1 by L&K co-creators Hill and Rodriguez!

$3.99 €3.79

SCARENTHOOD #1 (OF 4)

(W) Nick Roche (A) Nick Roche (CA) Nick Roche

TO-DO LIST: Drop kids at preschool/ Grab coffee with other parents/ Go ghost-hunting in woods/ Fight demonic entity/ Collect kids/ Naptime.   With their kids away on a field trip, a group of parents disturbs an ancient evil buried beneath the old Church Hall, unearthing a decades-old mystery about a missing child, and inviting something... hungry into their lives. Suddenly, their mornings go from playdates and peanut allergies, to a battle for the souls of one broken family?-and one child in particular.    What scares you the most: fighting demons, or letting your kids down? Nick Roche (Transformers: The Wreckers Saga, Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows) and Chris O'Halloran (Ice Cream Man) have the answers.

$4.99 €4.74

SNAKE EYES DEADGAME #4 (OF 5)

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(W) Rob Liefeld (A) Rob Liefeld (CA) Rob Liefeld

Superstar creator Rob Liefeld takes on fan-favorite Snake Eyes! Things are heating up as Snake Eyes finds himself trapped in the Deadgame-will he make it out alive? Or is his time finally up?!

$4.99 €4.74

SNAKE EYES DEADGAME #4 (OF 5)

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(W) Rob Liefeld (A) Rob Liefeld (CA) Rob Liefeld

Superstar creator Rob Liefeld takes on fan-favorite Snake Eyes! Things are heating up as Snake Eyes finds himself trapped in the Deadgame-will he make it out alive? Or is his time finally up?!

$4.99 €4.74

SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #34

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(W) Evan Stanley (A) Evan Stanley (CA) Abby Bulmer

It's off to the races with Cream, Cheese, Amy, and Rouge! They have to keep up their winning streak or surrender Cheese to Clutch's evil... clutches! Meanwhile, Sonic and Tails are being watched by a mysterious figure in Eggman's seemingly abandoned base and Shadow investigates a mystery!

$3.99 €3.79

SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #34

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(W) Evan Stanley (A) Evan Stanley (CA) Jamal Peppers

It's off to the races with Cream, Cheese, Amy, and Rouge! They have to keep up their winning streak or surrender Cheese to Clutch's evil... clutches! Meanwhile, Sonic and Tails are being watched by a mysterious figure in Eggman's seemingly abandoned base and Shadow investigates a mystery!

$3.99 €3.79

SONIC THE HEDGEHOG BAD GUYS #2 (OF 4)

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(W) Ian Flynn (A) Jack Lawrence (CA) Aaron Hammerstrom

From Sonic veterans Ian Flynn and Jack Lawrence comes "Smash & Grab," an exciting story jam-packed with bad guys and badniks! Some of Sonic's worst enemies are back and badder than ever! Dr. Starline, Dr. Eggman's former-right hand, has brought together Mimic, Rough, Tumble, and Zavok and promised them even more incredible power... if they can stop fighting each other and start fighting badniks to get to it!

$3.99 €3.79

SONIC THE HEDGEHOG BAD GUYS #2 (OF 4)

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(W) Ian Flynn (A) Jack Lawrence (CA) Diana Skelly

From Sonic veterans Ian Flynn and Jack Lawrence comes "Smash & Grab," an exciting story jam-packed with bad guys and badniks! Some of Sonic's worst enemies are back and badder than ever! Dr. Starline, Dr. Eggman's former-right hand, has brought together Mimic, Rough, Tumble, and Zavok and promised them even more incredible power... if they can stop fighting each other and start fighting badniks to get to it!

$3.99 €3.79

STAR TREK DS9 TOO LONG A SACRIFICE TP

(W) Scott Tipton (A) Greg Scott (CA) Ricardo Drumond

Return to DS9 as death casts its shadow on the space station in this murder-mystery. Constable Odo searches for truth amid a web of treachery and lies but everyone on the Promanade has a motive for this murder, be it vengeance, justice, or old-fashioned greed. With the murderer on the loose, the inhabitants of Deep Space 9 start to divide into factions, made even worse when the Ferengi government gets involved. Further complicating the issue, conflict between Constable Odo and the Federation's hand-picked criminal investigator threatens to derail the investigation itself!

$15.99 €15.19

STAR TREK YEAR FIVE #16

(W) Jody Houser (A) Silvia Califano (CA) Stephen Thompson

Election season is in full swing across the Federation, and even though it seems ridiculous, Harry Mudd is rising to the top of the polls! The crew of the Enterprise suspects that there's more to Mudd's game than just wanting to do his civic duty, and their investigation will uncover a rot that threatens the entire Federation from the inside. The final voyages of the U.S.S. Enterprise continue with the amazing crew of writer Jody Houser (Stranger Things, Harley Quinn & Poison Ivy) and artist Silvia Califano (The X-Files: Case Files)!

$3.99 €3.79

TMNT ONGOING #110

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(W) Sophie Campbell (A) Jodie Nishijima (CA) Jodie Nishijima

Raphael and Alopex come face to face with a new group of mutant bikers intent on doing things their own way. Will the Road Hogs be friend or foe?

$3.99 €3.79

TMNT ONGOING #110

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(W) Sophie Campbell (A) Jodie Nishijima (CA) Kevin Eastman

Raphael and Alopex come face to face with a new group of mutant bikers intent on doing things their own way. Will the Road Hogs be friend or foe?

$3.99 €3.79

TMNT ONGOING (IDW) COLL HC #12

(W) Kevin Eastman (A) Dave Watcher (CA) Dan Duncan

Presenting the complete TMNT stories in recommended reading order. Donatello understands that more is at stake than his brothers realize. In order to prepare for the coming conflict, Don will aim to repair his relationship with his mentor, Harold... and his malicious robotic counterpart, Metalhead! Then, Michelangelo's deteriorating relationship with his father, Splinter, reaches a point of no return! Will Mikey fight those he loves to save those who need him the most? Plus, multiple sources of conflict collide as the maniacal Agent Bishop goes to war with the alien forces on Earth, driving the Turtles to embrace unsavory alliances and race to stop a massacre. And, everyone's favorite mutant warthog and rhino are on a road trip back to NYC, but can they make it before they become completely human again? Collects Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Macro-Series: Michelangelo and Macro-Series: Leonardo, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Universe #23-25, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #85-89, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Bebop and Rocksteady Hit the Road.

$59.99 €56.99

TMNT THE LAST RONIN #2 (OF 5)

(W) Kevin Eastman (A) Kevin Eastman (CA) Andy Kuhn

Secrets are revealed as we begin to discover what happened in the past to lead to this nightmarish future.  The Ronin meets an unexpected new ally but the Foot Clan begins an exhaustive sweep of the Bottom to find the vengeful mutant. And what role does Baxter Stockman play?

$8.99 €8.54

TMNT ULTIMATE COLL TP #5

(W) Kevin Eastman (A) Kevin Eastman (CA) Kevin Eastman

A thorough look back at the TMNT's comic book origins with their first stories plus insightful annotations from co-creators Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird. Rediscover the underground roots of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with this special collection of Mirage Studios' issues #56-62 which includes the conclusion to the epic "City at War" storyline. With 180 pages of mutated martial arts action along with annotations following each issue, this volume is perfect for fans to relive the glorious days of the Turtles' origins as well as an excellent place for new readers to see where the TMNT phenomenon began.

$29.99 €28.49

TRANSFORMERS #24

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(W) Brian Ruckley (A) Bethany McGuire-Smith (CA) Bethany McGuire-Smith

"Wheeljack: Orbital Decay".  Untethered from the world below, Cybertron's former inner moon is in a decaying orbit around Cybertron's sun. Wheeljack and his team race against the clock to save it, but the sun's pull might not be their only problem.  

$3.99 €3.79