Sneak Peeks: IDW Publishing July 19, 2017

The Fellowship has obtained sneak peeks of comics from the publisher that will come out this week...

Time & Vine #1
Thom Zahler (w & a & c)

A grade school history teacher, looking for a respite from her life’s problems, finds the ultimate escape when the owner of a local winery reveals its secret to her: drink the right glass of wine in the right tasting room, and travel back in time to the year it was bottled. Together, they’ll journey through the history of the 200-year old winery… as well as their own.

Back to the Future #21
Bob Gale, John Barber (w)
Marcelo Ferreira (a & c)

“Hard Time” continues. The secret life of Jailbird Joey Baines starts to unravel as Marty uncovers a family mystery that goes deeper than he ever imagined... but what role did Doc Brown play in the crime that sent Joey to prison? 

Clue #2
Paul Allor (w)
Nelson Daniel (a)
Derek Charm (c)

After multiple murders rock the mansion, our earnest investigators discover a mysterious room that may hold all the answers. Meanwhile, Upton works to make all the guests happy—and keep them alive!

Darkness Visible #6
Mike Carey & Arvind Ethan David (w) 
Livio Ramondelli (a & c)

When the demons came, humanity reluctantly learned to share the world with another sentient race. Eighty years later, this uneasy co-existence has spawned an endless terrorist conflict. This special issue, with guest artist Livio Ramondelli, reveals the secret backstory of forensic scientist Glory Kullinek.

DuckTales #0
Joe Caramagna (w)
Gianfranco Florio, Paolo Campinoti, Andrea Greppi, Roberta Zanotta (a)
Marco Ghiglione (c)

DuckTales (woo-hoo) returns! Featuring beloved characters like Uncle Scrooge, Donald Duck, and Huey, Dewey and Louie, this new #0 issue is the perfect jumping on point for fans old and new in anticipation of the brand-new series coming Summer 2017! Experience the wackiest, quackiest hijinks in two brand-new (Duck) Tales!

M.A.S.K.: Mobile Armored Strike Kommand #8
Brandon Easton (w) 
Igor Lima (a) 
Tone Rodriguez (c)

Determined to end the threat of Ore-13 radiation poisoning, Matt Trakker and the M.A.S.K. team go on a mission into the depths of the Earth where they discover much more than they could have imagined—a race of powerful mutated creatures borne from the strange Cybertronian energy source. Are these monsters too powerful even for the technology of M.A.S.K.?!

Popeye Classics #60
Bud Sagendorf (w & a & c)

The classic Bud Sagendorf stories just keep getting nuttier, crazier, and funnier! Olive pits Popeye and Bluto against each other because she wants to … BUILD A WALL! More stories: one with a saucy mermaid that P.O.’s Olive, another with O.G. Wotasnozzle. Plus TWO MORE FEATURES!

“There’s no comics with as much pure undiluted comic bookiness, stream-of-consciousness, and outlandish stories. They’re super fun!” —Gutters & Panels

Rom Vs. Transformers: Shining Armor #1
John Barber & Christos Gage (w)
Alex Milne (a & c)

Meet the universe's only Cybertronian Solstar Knight! Hundreds of years ago, Rom discovered Stardrive, the sole survivor of a doomed space probe. Stardrive committed herself to protecting the galaxy from the Dire Wraiths... but when the Decepticon called Starscream makes a deadly deal, Rom and the Transformers are forced into a collision course... with Stardrive caught between two worlds!

TMNT Amazing Adventures: Robotanimals! #2
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!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Universe #12
Erik Burnham (w)
Sophie Campbell (a)
Freddie Williams II (c)

"Karai's Path," part 1 of 4. Karai has always embodied the Foot Clan. With the Clan under the control of Splinter, what path will Karai take during her travels in Japan? Danger and intrigue await Karai, Koya, and Bludgeon!

Walt Disney’s Comics and Stories #739
Lars Jensen, David Gerstein (w)
Flemming Andersen, Daan Jippes (a)
Massimo Fecchi (c)

“Nest of the Demonbirds!” By popular demand, Donald Duck is yanked back into the Tamers of Nonhuman Threats—just in time for a hideous (and slightly hilarious) battle with feathered, ferocious freaks of nature!

Weird Love #19
Various (w)
Various (a) 
Fred Kida (c)

As if roller derby wasn’t weird enough now it gets the funky Pre-Code romance comic book treatment! Plus there’s another story involving steamy female wrestlers! How about the cringe-worthy “Henpeck House”?!? Then there’s “They Called My Dad Old Bad” the less said about that the better!  “My Secret Heart” is incredibly surreal wackiness. Plus a love advice comic you must read: “How to Make a Man Miserable!”

The X-Files #16
Joe Harris (w)
Matthew Dow Smith (a)
menton3 (c)

“Resistance,” Part 3 (of 4): With Scully under arrest, Mulder must partner with a hated enemy in order to bring down a corrupt official.