IDW Publishing has released previews of September 13th, 2017 arrivals, including Clue #4, Dread Gods #2, First Strike #3, My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #58, Popeye Classics #62, Real Science Adventures: Flying She-Devils #6, Time & Vine #3, TMNT Amazing Adventures: Robotanimals #3, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Universe #14, Transformers: Lost Light #9, Uncle Scrooge #30, and Wynonna Earp: Season Zero #3.


Clue #4 — Cover A: George Caltsoudas

Paul Allor (w) • Nelson Daniel (a) • George Caltsoudas (c)

As a prime suspect emerges, the body count continues to rise drastically. Meanwhile, one of our characters grows tired of waiting, and decides to take action—with predictably deadly results! The suspects dwindle and our endgame nears.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:

  • A new take on the timeless detective game—with new designs by artist Nelson Daniel, updating all the classic characters!

Dread Gods #2—Cover A: Tom Raney

Ron Marz (w) • Tom Raney (a & c)

The Ominous Press launch continues in DREAD GODS, as a pristine fantasy landscape collides with post-apocalyptic reality! The Promethean gods begin to realize they are mere pawns, trapped in dream. Their only hope for escape rests in the hands of a disabled outcast who can’t even reach them. Writer Ron Marz and artist Tom Raney are unleashed in an epic world!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:

  • Fan-favorites, Ron Marz and Tom Raney, are at the top of their game!
  • Variant cover by Cully Hamner!

First Strike #3—Cover A: Freddie E. Williams II

Mairghread Scott & David Rodriguez (w) • Max Dunbar (a) • Freddie E. Williams II (c)

Secrets revealed! G.I. Joe, the Autobots and M.A.S.K. make their way to Cybertron to stop the siege and encounter the COBRA leader, but all is not as it seems! Will their arrival help—or just bring more disaster?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:

  • The Hasbro comic book event of 2017 continues!
  • G.I. Joe strikes back! So, I guess you could call this issue “SECOND STRIKE!”
  • This book is fun!”—You when you read it!
  • Variant covers by Jay Fosgitt, Davide Fabbri, Leonardo Manco, and Whilce Portacio!

G.I. JOE: A Real American Hero, Vol. 18

Larry Hama (w) • S L Gallant (a & c)

The classic series continues from writer Larry Hama! As Cobra Commander continues his scheme to start the Cobra World Order, Destro and Baroness begin to bring their own contingency into play. Collects issues #236–240.

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 128 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-959-2

Expected in-store date: 9/6/17

Bullet points:

  • Larry Hama’s legendary run of Real American Hero steams on!
  • Advance solicited for September release!

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #58—Cover A: Agnes Garbowska

Thom Zahler (w) • Agnes Garbowska (a & c)

Following the notes of Mage Meadowbrook, Fluttershy and Twilight Sparkle search for an elusive flower that could possibly cure any ailment! But as the search turns into an obsession, Twilight risks losing the flower forever!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:

  • New characters and new adventures!
  • Variant cover by Thom Zahler!

Popeye Classics #62—Cover A: Bud Sagendorf

Bud Sagendorf (w & a & c)

See all the gang in hilarious adventures: Popeye, Wimpy, Swee’pea, and O.G. Wotasnozzle!

“What a genius!… Sagendorf’s comic books were classics, completely his own, with a fascinating, unique environment for the cast… Brilliant stream of consciousness tales with plenty of action and suspense, and clever, silly cartooning that carried it all beautifully!”—Bill Pearson (Popeye)

FC • 32 pages • $4.99

Bullet points:

  • Variant cover by Tom Dougherty!

Real Science Adventures: The Flying She-Devils #6 —Cover A: Scott Wegener

Brian Clevinger (w) • Lo Baker (a) • Scott Wegener (c)


FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:

  • From the pages of Atomic Robo, the Flying She-Devils embark on a new daring adventure!
  • The spinoff story to the online sensation—in print for the first time!

Saucer Country

Paul Cornell (w) • Ryan Kelly (a & c)

THEY’RE UP THERE… Meet Arcadia Alvarado, Governor of New Mexico and Presidential hopeful. She’s dealing with immigration policy, budget cuts, an alcoholic ex–and she was abducted by aliens. Or was she? It’s a strange road to the White House but Alvarado is determined to get there because she has information that could stop an alien invasion and save the world. Collects all 14 issues of the original series.

TPB • FC • $29.99 • 300 pages • ISBN: 978-1-68405-095-6

Bullet points:

  • Advance solicited for August release!
  • Writer Paul Cornell weaves strands of alien abduction creepiness and energetic, Aaron Sorkin-style banter deftly.” — Kabooooom

Sax Rohmer’s Dope

Trina Robbins (w & a & c)

A talented young actress becomes fatally ensnared in London’s mysterious and glittery drug culture of the early 20th century. Trina Robbins’ comic book adaptation of Sax Rohmer’s sensational 1919 novel. DOPE was both the first novel to speak openly about the world’s international drug trade, and the first story to center around the death of a celebrity by drug overdose. As for the art, it is considered by many (including Trina herself) to be her best work ever as an illustrator.

HC • FC • $24.99 • 96 pages • 8.25” x 11” • ISBN: 978-1-63140-957-8

Bullet points:

  • Advance solicited for September release!
  • Trina Robbins was an early and influential participant in the underground comix movement, and one of its few female artists. Both as a cartoonist and historian, she has long been involved in creating outlets for and promoting female comics artists.

Time & Vine #3—Cover A: Thom Zahler

Thom Zahler (w & a & c)

Megan continues her search for her mother’s mystery sister, a trip that takes her back to the ‘80s again. And after showing Megan the happiest day of his life, Jack takes them back on a trip that could be their last!

FC • 48 pages • $4.99

TMNT Amazing Adventures: Robotanimals! #3—Cover A: Chad Thomas

Caleb Goellner (w) • Chad Thomas (a & c)

Baxter Stockman seeks to turn all mutants into robots… that he can control, of course! The TMNT must work together like never before if they are to overcome the Robotanimals, and Baxter’s next surprise!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:

  • The final Amazing Adventures tale!
  • Variant cover by Ryan Jampole!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 17: Desperate Measures

Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) • Sophie Campbell, Mateus Santolouco (a)Mateus Santolouco (c)

Alopex is alone, her psyche reeling from Kitsune’s mind control. With Raphael and Nobody searching for her, will she be able to find her way back to the side of good? Plus, the government’s hunt for mutants begins in earnest and their unconventional tactics will see the TMNT hounded like never before! No mutant is safe! Collects issues #66–70.

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 128 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-968-4

Bullet points:

  • An absolute masterclass in character development, and features some truly jaw-dropping artwork.” — Big Comic Page
  • Advance solicited for September release!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Universe #14—Cover A: Freddie E. Williams II

Erik Burnham (w) • Sophie Campbell (a) • Freddie E. Williams II (c)

“Karai’s Path,” part 3 of 4. In order to obtain an ancient artifact of great power, Karai must come face to face with a new creature unlike any seen before. Will it be her savior or her doom?

FC • 32 pages • $4.99

Bullet points:

  • A turning point with ramifications for the entire!
  • Variant cover by Leila del Duca

Transformers: Lost Light #9—Cover A: Jack Lawrence

James Roberts (w) • Priscilla Tramontano (a) • Jack Lawrence (c)

All sides converge on Troja Major as the race to unlock the secrets of a unique Cybertronian reaches its desperate, violent conclusion. As old secrets are revealed, Nautica must pay the ultimate price—by resorting to the ultimate currency.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:

  • Variant cove by Andrew MacLean!

Uncle Scrooge #30—Cover A: Giorgio Cavazzano

Carlo Chendi, Daan Jippes, Jonathan Gray (w) • Giorgio Cavazzano, Daan Jippes (a) • Giorgio Cavazzano (c)

The Tourist at the End of the Universe!” O.K. Quack may look like a normal Duckburgian to Scrooge McDuck—but he’s really a spaceman whose shrunken ship is lost in Scrooge’s Money Bin!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:

  • Continues this beloved series’ legacy numbering at #434!
  • Introducing interstellar quacker O.K. Quack for the first time in the USA—and featuring a backup tale by legendary Duck Man Daan Jippes!
  • Variant cover by Marco Mazzarello!

Wynonna Earp: Season Zero #3 —Cover A: Chris Evenhuis

Beau Smith (w) • Angel Hernandez (a) • Chris Evenhuis (c)

Wynonna Earp brings the fight to the enemy—but she’s not going in alone. And with the surviving Banditos behind her, all hell’s gonna break loose!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:

  • Never-before-told story that ties into Syfy’s Wynonna Earp TV series!
  • Wynonna Earp returns to Syfy in June!
  • Secrets of Wynonna Earp’s past revealed!

The X-Files, Vol. 3: Contrarians

Joe Harris (w) • Greg Scott, Andrew Currie (a)Menton3 (c)

Ongoing mystery and intrigue continues in The X-Files! Mulder chances upon evidence that suggests the now-defunct Syndicate’s involvement in the Iran-Contra affair. Guest-starring the Cigarette Smoking Man and President Reagan! Collects issues #10–13.

TPB • FC • $15.99 • 96 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-970-7

Bullet points:

  • An 11th TV season was just announced!
  • Advance solicited for September release!

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