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Boom Wins The License To Publish Magic: The Gathering Comics

Boom Wins The License To Publish Magic: The Gathering Comics

Of late IDW, has published hundreds of Magic: The Gathering comic books, as part of their ongoing license with Hasbro, that also sees them publish Transformers, My Little Pony and GI Joe But in September 2019, something bad went down and the announced Magic The Gathering: Chandra: The Trials Of Alara series by James Asmus[...]

IDW Solicitations For April 2021 In Full From Canto To High Republic

IDW Solicitations For April 2021 In Full, From Canto To High Republic

IDW Entertainment has their April 2021 solicitations up early, and Bleeding Cool is up to the task A new Canto series, a new Godzilla series, Transformers/My Little Pony gets a sequel, Star Wars: The High Republic keeps rolling, and we have a brand new graphic novel of note, The Delicacy Here's the rest of what[...]

My Little Pony/Transformers Crossover Gets A Sequel From IDW

My Little Pony/Transformers Crossover Gets A Sequel From IDW

It was one of the most unexpected Hasbro brand mashups from IDW, My Little Pony/Transformers And it's getting a sequel in April 2021. While using a modified Spacebridge to bring magic to Cybertron, the Decepticons end up unleashing a more powerful evil from Equestria than they ever could’ve imagined Two worlds collide in the return of[...]

JobWatch: 21 Jobs in Comics And Graphic Novels Right Now

JobWatch: 21 Jobs in Comics And Graphic Novels, Right Now

You can check out last week's edition right here to catch up.[caption id="attachment_1323822" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jobwatch: image by Dirk Wouters from Pixabay[/caption]Manager, Creative Affairs IDW Entertainment Los Angeles Metropolitan Area DW Entertainment, the entertainment division of IDW, seeks a Manager of Creative Affairs to work closely with IDW Publishing to support the transition of graphic novels, prose and other material into[...]

A New Uncle Scrooge #1 From IDW For 2021

A New Uncle Scrooge #1 From IDW For 2021?

Scorpion Comics has announced an exclusive variant cover by Gabriele Dell'Otto for the upcoming comic book from IDW and Disney Comics, Uncle Scrooge #1 Except it seems that IDW hasn't actually announced such a comic book, and it's not in their March 2021 solicitations.[caption id="attachment_1315338" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A New Uncle Scrooge #1 From IDW For[...]

IDW Full Solicitations For March 2021 With Godzilla Disney &#038 GI Joe

IDW Full Solicitations For March 2021 With Godzilla, Disney & GI Joe

And now it's time for the IDW Publishing March 2021 solicitations, with new Godzilla, a new Disney OGN with the classic characters, and all the Transformers, GI Joe, My Little Pony, Star Wars, Star Trek and more.GODZILLA UNNATURAL DISASTERS TP IDW PUBLISHINGJAN210426 (W) Chris Mowry, Ulises Farinas The King of the Monsters is back in this compendium collecting[...]

TMNT The Last Ronin Gets A Directors Cut As #2 Delayed Yet Again

TMNT The Last Ronin Gets A Director's Cut As #2 Delayed Yet Again

Now, IDW is going to get them to pay for it all again with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin #1 Director’s Cut 64-page special, due to hit stores in March 2021.[caption id="attachment_1313019" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: IDW[/caption] Featuring never-before-seen layouts from Kevin Eastman, story notes that date back decades, character designs, script pages, and much[...]

TMNT: The Last Ronin #1 Second Printing Gets a 50000 Print Run

TMNT: The Last Ronin #1 Second Printing Gets a 50,000 Print Run

IDW has announced a 50,000 print run for their the second printing of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin #1 They have only had 37,000 preorders, but last time they printed too few and had to allocate copies to retailers by around a fifth, driving prices skywards This does however make Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The[...]

Penguin Random House Buys Simon &#038 Schuster For Over $2 Billion

Penguin Random House Buys Simon & Schuster For Over $2 Billion

The exclusive distributor of DC Comics, Dark Horse and IDW graphic novels to bookstores, Penguin Random House has just bought the exclusive distributor of Boom Studios, Oni Press and Rebellion to US bookstores, Simon & Schuster Obviously, there are other factors involved as well, but that's the comic book relevance right there Because ViacomCBS has[...]

Faith Luna Orcs Specter Inspectors in Boom February 2021 Solicits

Faith, Luna, Orcs, Specter Inspectors in Boom February 2021 Solicits

The new Boom Studios February 2021 solicitations, as Bleeding Cool mentioned before, includes a new Buffy The Vampire Slayer: Faith comic book as well as the launch of Luna, the new comic from Maria Llovet, Specter Inspectors by Bowen McCurdy and Kaitlyn Musto, and Orcs by Christine Larsen. Here's the full list… LUNA #1 (OF […]

Transformers Beast Wars in IDW February 2021 Solicits

Transformers Beast Wars in IDW February 2021 Solicits

IDW Publishing has their full February 2021 solicitations, including their first Transformers: Beast Wars series, a new Star Wars Adventures: High Republic series and new series Chained To The Grave launching by Brian Level, Andrew Eschenbach and Kate Sherron.TRANSFORMERS BEAST WARS #1 CVR A JOSH BURCHAMDEC200412 (W) Erik Burnham (A/CA) Josh Burcham Celebrating 25 years of Beast[...]

Scarenthood #1 Review: A Strange New Horror Comic

Scarenthood #1 Review: A Strange New Horror Comic

Let's see what this new punny series from IDW is about.[caption id="attachment_1290728" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Scarenthood #1 cover Credit: IDW[/caption]Scarenthood #1 is a strange one It follows Cormac, a man who begins to get to know the parents of the kids that his daughter goes to school with This comic takes place in Ireland, so perhaps[...]

Goosebumps: Secrets of the Swamp #2 Review: Yes Theyre Werewolves

Goosebumps: Secrets of the Swamp #2 Review: Yes, They're Werewolves

Now, it seems that more werewolves are joining in on the swamp party in this comic from IDW, written by Marieke Nijkamp, drawn by Yasmin Florez Montanez, colored by Rebecca Nalty, and lettered by Danny Djeljosevic The first issue of this series featured some underwhelming creature design but some interesting character beats Does this second issue keep that[...]

Peach Momokos Sleeping Beauties Are Too Much for eBay

Peach Momoko's Sleeping Beauties Are Too Much for eBay

From the rather wonderful comic book Sleeping Beauties based on the original novel by Steven King and Owen King, and adapted by creative team Rio Youers and Alison Sampson, published by IDW.[caption id="attachment_1286643" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Peach Momoko's Sleeping Beauties Are Too Much for eBay[/caption]The unfortunate seller Yasha Stacks found eBay deleting his listing for selling[...]

How Widespread Are TMNT: Last Ronin #1 Bleached Misprint Comics

How Widespread Are TMNT: Last Ronin #1 Bleached Misprint Comics?

Copies were exchanging hands for $50 before publication, but have now settled to an average $20 a piece with higher prices for some of the (many) retailer exclusive variants.But there may be another issue, as a number of copies appear to have been printed by IDW with a peculiar misprint, with pages that look bleak. Courtesy of[...]

TMNT: The Last Ronin #1 The Remaining Turtle Revealed (Spoilers)

TMNT: The Last Ronin #1 The Remaining Turtle Revealed (Spoilers)

Retailers ordered more than IDW was expecting, as a result stores got around 20% less than they ordered And as a result, copies have been selling for silly amounts Thankfully, my own store, Piranha Comics in Kingston On Thames, had plenty of copies for customers this morning.[caption id="attachment_1287488" align="aligncenter" width="600"] TMNT: The Last Ronin #1[...]

Jerry Bennington IDW President Latest To Leave

Jerry Bennington, IDW President, Latest To Leave?

In July, Bleeding Cool scooped the news that Chris Ryall was leaving  IDW Publishing as Chief Creative Officer, President and Publisher, after many years at the publisher We then learned that his position would be taken over by a number of people Jerry Bennington was named as President of IDW Publishing, while Jud Meyers was named[...]

Lorelei Bunjes IDW VP Technology &#038 Information Services Quits

Lorelei Bunjes, IDW VP Technology & Information Services, Quits?

It wasn't that long ago that Lorelei Bunjes, lifelong comic book fan and Vice President Technology & Information Services at IDW Publishing oversaw the Doctor Who line at IDW when I wrote the Tenth Doctor story, Room With A Deja View Bunjes began as a director of IDW in 2008, was promoted to Vice President[...]

Captain Marvel Gets An Origin in IDW January 2021 Full Solicitations

Captain Marvel Gets An Origin in IDW January 2021 Full Solicitations

We have the full IDW Publishing January 2021 solicitations As GI Joe gets a Yearbook reprint, Captain Marvel gets a Marvel Action series - and a Marvel Action Origin too, and John Romita gets a more affordable Artisan Edition - and a Smithsonian Birds Colouring Book!JOHN ROMITA AMAZING SPIDER-MAN ARTISAN ED IDW PUBLISHINGNOV200362(W) Stan Lee (A/CA)[...]

TMNT: The Last Ronin #1 Sell For $50 After IDW Short 130000 Orders

TMNT: The Last Ronin #1 Sell For $50 After IDW Short 130,000 Orders

Last week, IDW told folk that Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin #1 comic book, written by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird and scheduled for publication on the 28th of October, had received 130,000 pre-orders from comic book retailers, but that they were going to a second printing already, and that they were providing retailers[...]