IDW Publishing Digital Comics Previews For 12th February 2014


IDW Publishing have released previews for their digital comics out this week!


City: Mind in the Machine #1 (of 4)—SPOTLIGHT

Eric Garcia (w) • Javier Fernandez (a) • Tommy Lee Edwards (c)

New from Darby Pop! Ben Fischer helped build the world’s greatest surveillance system, Golden Shield, which utilizes every camera, cell phone, and computer in San Francisco to battle crime. There is only one problem: Golden Shield can’t work without a human mind to operate it, resulting in a controversial melding of man and machine. Writer Eric Garcia (Anonymous Rex, Matchstick Men) delivers an action-packed story that questions the roles of security and technology in our modern society.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Bullet points:

  • The second smash release from David Wohl’s Darby Pop imprint!



G.I. JOE, Vol. 2: Threat Matrix

Fred Van Lente (w) • Steve Kurth, Jamal Igle (a) • Jamal Igle (c)

The Mad Monk returns and his personal vendetta against DUKE will turn all of New York City into an island of terror. COBRA COMMANDER also sets his sights on the city but BARONESS and DESTRO have schemes of their own… but which side will they choose?

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 152 pages • ISBN: 978-1-61377-866-1


Bullet points:

• Collects issues #6–11.


Mars Attacks Judge Dredd

Al Ewing (w) • John McCrea (a) • Greg Staples (c)

The Martian mayhem overtakes Mega-City One! During the annual meeting of the Mega-City Mafia, a new boss makes a play for power thanks to a mysterious benefactor. Meanwhile, Judge Dredd conducts a routine bust that turns out to be anything but when he makes a shocking (and disgusting) discovery!

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-61377-870-8


Bullet points:

• “A fun and enjoyable read that brings laughs and plenty of action.” –Comic Book Therapy


The Maxx: Maxximized #4

Sam Kieth, William Messner-Loebs (w) • Kieth (a & c)

Sara and Maxx retreat under an overpass and reflect on their own personal demons. The black Isz keep spilling into the real world as omens of Mr. Gone’s plans grow more evident. Meanwhile, Julie tries to help Sara sort out high school nightmares and encounters with bullies that send Sara to the breaking point. Digitally re-mastered and re-colored!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Bullet points:

  • Featuring an all-new cover by Sam Kieth!


The Memory Collectors #3 (of 3)

menton3, Jason Mote (w) • menton3, Christopher Mitten (a) • menton3 (c)

Series finale! Despite a tragic loss, the girls hone in on the source of their ills and make their final, fateful decision. Includes a six-page supplemental story by writer Jason Mote and artist Christopher Mitten (30 Days of Night/Criminal Macabre)!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:

  • Evocative artwork by menton3 (Monocyte, Transfusion)!
  • Series finale!
  • Includes six-pages backup story by Christopher Mitten (30 Days of Night/Criminal Macabre)!




Red Panda: Mask of the Red Panda

Gregg Taylor (w) • Dean Kotz (a) • Dean Kotz (c)

Racketeers, gangsters, the occasional power-mad super villain–all have fallen before the iron resolve of the city’s masked protectors. But when forces with powers from beyond this world threaten to bring their war to the streets of Depression-era Toronto, can even the Red Panda prevent disaster? Bringing to life characters from The Red Panda Adventures, Decoder Ring Theatre’s award-winning radio drama series, Mask of the Red Panda is pulse-pounding pulp perfection for all those who love the classic two-fisted adventures of the golden age of radio, classic movie serials, and the hero pulps.

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-61377-871-5


Bullet points:

• An acclaimed digital release from Monkeybrain Comics, collected here with new colors!

• “…the best book I read this week, hands down. It’s plot heavy, character-driven, looks beautiful and is fun in a way some comics just forget to be.” –Bleeding Cool


Transformers: Robots in Disguise #26: Dark Cybertron Part 9 (of 12)

John Barber & James Roberts (w) • Andrew Griffith, Livio Ramondelli (a) • Casey W. Coller (c)

THE BIG ONE! This is it—the battle every TRANSFORMERS reader has dreamed of! Titans clash on CYBERTRON! The fate of the LOST LIGHT! And ORION PAX fights fist-to-face against his ultimate nemesis! And from here on? Things only get bigger!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Bullet Points:

  • Livio Ramondelli Variant Cover!


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 7: City Fall, Part 2

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

“City Fall” concludes as Shredder reveals his new second-in-command and launches a full-scale war on New York City! Forced to make strange alliances, the Turtles fight back against their most deadly enemy.

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN: 978-1-61377-876-0


Bullet points:

• Collects issues #25–28 of the smash-hit ongoing series!


True Blood, Vol. 3: The French Quarter

Mariah Huehner, David Tischman (w) • David Messina, Claudia Balboni, Bruno Letizia (a) • Giovanna Niro (c)

Mind reading waitress Sookie Stackhouse is in New Orleans helping Vampire Sheriff Eric Northman track down an insane killer named Guerra. Bill Compton’s in town, too, making sure Eric doesn’t get fresh with Sookie, and investigating a local Hep-D outbreak that may be connected to Guerra’s latest victims. Meanwhile, back in Bon Temps, why is Pam hanging out at Merlotte’s–and what does she want with Lafayette?

TPB • FC • $14.99 • 160 pages • 6” x 9” • ISBN: 978-1-61377-877-7


Bullet points:

• All-new format!


The X-Files: Season 10 #9

Joe Harris (w) • Greg Scott (a) • Carlos Valenzuela (c)

“Chitter” A missing persons investigation leads Agents Mulder and Scully into a disgusting mess of human sacrifice, enough bugs to keep your skin crawling long after the issue is over, and The X-Files’ newest “Monster of the Month.” But what is “The Chittering God,” and why does it hunger for Dana Scully?

FC • 32 pages • $3.99


Bullet points:

  • Ask your retailer about the menton3 variant cover!
  • Our first issue to feature an original “Monster of the Month”!
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