IDW Solicits for January 2008 Nov 2, 2007 12:54:29 GMT
Post by Andy Turnbull on Nov 2, 2007 12:54:29 GMT
The TRANSFORMERS Animated Series takes the concept of ROBOTS IN DISGUISE and reinvents it for an all-new generation of fans! And now the animated shows can be enjoyed in print, too—in the form of all-new books that use actual still frames from the new animated series to offer a unique reading experience for TRANSFORMERS fans of all ages. This first volume contains the entire 70-minute kick-off adventure!
TPB • FC • 5” x 7.5” • $7.99 • 96 Pages • ISBN: 978-1-60010-151-9
Transformers: The Animated Series, Vol. 2
In this second volume of the TRANSFORMERS ANIMATED SERIES, TRANSFORMERS fans can experience two complete episodes of the all-new animated series. The TRANSFORMERS have come to New Detroit, and nothing will ever be the same again! Volume two contains two stand-alone episodes of this exciting new show.
TPB • FC • 5” x 7.5” • $7.99 • 96 Pages • ISBN: 978-1-60010-152-6
The Transformers Spotlight: Blaster
Simon Furman (w); Emiliano Santalucia (a & c)
Presenting the latest standalone tale focusing on some of the best-loved (or loathed) characters from the Transformers Universe. The spotlight falls on BLASTER, the rousing, bombastic ‘voice’ of the AUTOBOT counter-offensive. Long ago, that ‘voice’ was abruptly, mysteriously silenced, and now the truth about what happened to BLASTER—and who betrayed him and the AUTOBOTS—is about to be revealed, with shocking consequences! By Simon Furman and, making his IDW TRANSFORMERS debut, artist Emiliano Santalucia (He-Man). Alex Milne provides a special retailer incentive cover.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
The Transformers: Devastation #5
Simon Furman (w); E.J. Su (a); Su, Nick Roche (c)
The fearsome Reapers (from Spotlight: Sixshot) make their move, targeting the Earthbound… DECEPTICONS? The Command Bunker in Oregon comes under all-out assault, and the loyalties of living weapon SIXSHOT are once more sorely tested. And, as the carnage mounts, STARSCREAM makes his move! Plus, HOT ROD vs. the HEADMASTERS, Hunter vs. The Machination, and OPTIMUS PRIME makes a fateful decision that will forever affect the future of planet Earth! Not to be missed under any circumstances! By writer Simon Furman with covers from E.J. Su and Nick Roche, and featuring the return of E.J. Su on interior art!
FC • $3.99 • 32 pages
The Transformers: Best of the UK: Dinobots #5 (of 6)
Simon Furman (w); Will Simpson (a); Nick Roche, Retro Art (c)
A new chapter of DINOBOT lore continues with the second part of “In The National Interest.” The government and the DECEPTICONS both want Joy Meadows… and only a certain DINOBOT stands between them in this classic Simon Furman tale. Nick Roche once again provides an all-new cover re-creating a classic scene from the issue!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Classic Transformers, Vol. 1 TPB
Budiansky, more (w); Perlin, more (a)
Relive the original TRANSFORMERS stories that started it all! Presenting over 300 pages of classic TRANSFORMERS comic book stories in one affordable volume. Pulling from the earliest of the ‘80s Marvel material, this first volume offers some of the most beloved stories from the past, including the seminal “The Last Stand,” “The Worse of Two Evils,” “I, Robot Master,” and many others. The TRANSFORMERS have undergone many changes over their 20-plus year reign over pop culture, but this retro, black and white collection showcases the beginnings of their dynasty.
TPB • B&W • 6.625” x 10.187” • $19.99 • 312 pages • ISBN: 978-1-60010-147-2
The Transformers: Target: 2006 TPB
Simon Furman (w); Geoff Senior, Jeff Anderson, more (a); Nick Roche (c)
Collecting the landmark series originally published by Marvel UK! Spun from the story spinning out of the Transformers Animated Movie, writer Simon Furman and artists Geoff Senior and Jeff Anderson recount a stars-spanning tale where GALVATRON travels back in time to construct a weapon with which to destroy UNICRON once and for all, and takes on the depleted AUTOBOTS at the same time! It’s a battle that will test all but the most stalwart allegiances. Topping off this collection is a cover gallery featuring the classic cover recreations by Nick Roche.
TPB • FC • 6.625” x 10.187” • $19.99 • 128 pages • ISBN: 978-1-60010-148-9