Sneak Peeks: IDW Publishing December 10, 2014

The Fellowship has obtained sneak peeks for comics from IDW that will come out this week...

Little Nemo: Return to Slumberland #3
Eric Shanower (w)
Gabriel Rodriguez (a & c)

After the startling events of the previous issue, Nemo is quite surprised to find himself in Slumberland once again, but not altogether unhappy. While the princess, Bon-bon, and Candy Kid sleep, Flip takes Nemo on a garden tour until they encounter the wondrous Tessellated Tower—the most remarkable thing Nemo has ever seen. Meanwhile, the princess awakens to discover that Nemo has run off… and with the horrid Flip, of all people!

7th Sword #6
John Raffo (w)
Nur Iman (a)
Andrew Robinson (c)

When the 7th Sword finds its way back to Cray, it seems as though a choice has been made for him. But Cray knows that ultimately, as a Kenji, there was only ever one choice—even in the face of hopeless odds.

Angry Birds Holiday Special
Kari Korhonen (w)
Corrado Mastantuono (a & c)

When Terence, the largest of the Angry Birds, is put in charge of the North Pole all his dreams come true. But, being in charge of delivering packages to every good little girl and boy in the world turns out to be a more difficult job than he could have imagined and his dreams quickly turn to nightmares! Will the rest of the Angry Birds be able to come in time to save the day? And where is Santa Claus anyway? Find out in this over-sized holiday special!

Angry Birds/Transformers #2 (of 4)
John Barber (w)
Marcelo Ferreira (a & c)

With the fate of Piggy Island hanging in the balance, will this be the Age of EGGStinction!? Continuing the craziest crossover this side of CYBERTRON!

Dead Squad #3
Matthew Federman & Stephen Scaia (w)
Michael Montenat (a)
Matt Timson (c)

The Dead Squad has thirteen hours to live and only one hope: Vargas -- a sultry ex-operative nursing both professional and personal grudges against Blake.

Dexter's Laboratory Classics, Vol. 2
Chuck Kim, Dave Roman, John Rozum, Brian Swenlin (w)
Genndy Tartakovsky, Bill Alger, Bill Wray, Mike Stern, John Delaney, Mike Manley, Chris Savino (a)
Ethen Beavers (c)

Dexter's Laboratory Classics contains the never-before-collected issues of the ongoing series originally published by DC Comics and includes stories drawn by creator Genndy Tartakovsky.

Ditko’s Shorts
Various (w)
Steve Ditko (a & c)

Ditko's Shorts is a fun and incredibly fascinating compilation of short comics one, two, and three pages in length. Only a brilliant master could tell a dramatic, compelling tale in such compact form. You'll thrill as Ditko walks this exciting high-wire act without a net! The genres show the artist's great range. There's horror, fantasy, science fiction, western, and even humorous stories. Taken from rare comic books from a who's who of publishers, all the comics are meticulously restored and printed in a beautiful, large-format book. Insightful introductions by punk rocker and comics historian Fester Faceplant and Eisner Award-winner Craig Yoe.

Dungeons & Dragons Legends of Baldur’s Gate #3
Jim Zub (w)
Max Dunbar (a)
Sarah Stone (c)

A knockdown brawl at a noble party, a frantic chase along the rooftops, kidnapping, extortion, and monsters aplenty... Yup, just another day in Baldur's Gate.

Haunted Horror #14
Various (w)
Doug Wildley, Tony Mortellaro, Lee Ames & More (a)
Shelly Moldoff (c)

A very special issue of spook-tacular tales handpicked by heinous horror host, Mr. Karswell, infamous for his spine-tingling web collection of pre-code horror, Zombies, ghosts, man-eaters, and more gore than your mangled little mops can ever hope to handle await! You’ll lose you head over the Shelly Moldoff cover! You’ll scream with delight over the banned comics, “Death’s Revenge”, “Horror of the Cannibal’s Dinner”, “The Murderous Mimics”, “Headless Horror”, “I Walked at Midnight”, “The Devil from the Deep” and too much more!

The Maxx: Maxximized #14
Sam Kieth, William Messner-Loebs (w)
Kieth (a & c)

Maxx finds himself plunged into a maze of quilts, lawn chairs and toy animals, leading to a large horse version of Maxx, (Not to be confused with Maxx's rabbit version). Maxx is pulled along into Sara's childhood, when a mysterious stranger discovers Sara and Maxx in bed together… Meanwhile, Jasper gets his hand released from the Outback, but in a less than pleasant way.

My Little Pony: Friends Forever #12
Barbara Randall Kesel (w)
Brenda Hickey (a)
Amy Mebberson (c)

Pinkie Pie meets her match… in the form of delicious, irresistible snacks called PheNOMNOMenons! With Pinkie helpless to resist the tasty treats, she enlists help from her friend Twilight! Will Twilight be able to help her friend or will she succumb to her sweet tooth as well?

The October Faction #3
Steve Niles (w)
Damien Worm (a & c)

In the wake of Deloris Allan's attack, the family is on high alert. It's become clear that someone is stalking Fredrick and possibly out to kill the whole family. Meanwhile, the kids think they have come up with the perfect plan to get dad back into the monster-hunting biz.

Popeye Classics #29
Bud Sagendorf (w & a & c)

Hey, ya swab! You’ll think Popeye meets Haunted Horror in the lead off  “ghosk” story, “Thimble Theater Presents Popeye and the Gang in Spookers!” The second comic features everybody’s favorite “boy kid” in a rousing tale, “Popeye and Swee’pea in Kid Raising!!”

Rogue Trooper Classics #8 (of 8)
Gerry Finley-Day (w)
Colin Wilson, Cam Kennedy, Brett Ewins (a)
John McCrea (c)

The adventures of the only surviving Genetic Infantryman continue! In this issue, the epic “All Hell on the Dix-I Front” reaches its conclusion, and then Rogue goes on an “Assassination Run” in this final issue!

Samurai Jack #15
Jim Zub (w)
Andy Suriano (a & c)

Jack faces Aku in one-on-one combat and both are determined to make it their final battle. Past and present collide in this epic conclusion to the "Quest of the Broken Blade" storyline. Don't miss it!

Skylanders #3
Ron Marz, David A. Rodriguez (w)
Fico Ossio & Various (a)
Ossio (c)

Now an ongoing series! Skylanders Academy welcomes its entire class of new recruits! But, all the recruits might not be what they seem and it will take the help of Flynn, Tessa and even some of the new recruits themselves to try and expose the secret that could mean ultimate doom!

Star Trek: New Visions: “Made Out of Mudd”
John Byrne (writer, artist & photo-manipulation)

John Byrne continues his new Star Trek photonovel adventures with “Made Out of Mudd” – Harry Mudd has gotten under Jim Kirk's skin before, but never quite like this… alien artifacts, Klingons, and a mad man's schemes add up to headaches for the Captain and his crew. All that, plus Tribbles!!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #41
Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w)
Cory Smith (a)
Smith, Eastman (c)

“Attack on Technodrome” begins! Time is short as Krang accelerates his plan to terraform the Earth… which will kill all who live on it! A surprise alliance results in a daring plan—and the stakes have never been higher!

Transformers #36—Days of Deception
John Barber (w)
Andrew Griffith (a & c)

DAYS OF DECEPTION! All-out war erupts on the streets of Tokyo when PROWL finally gets his hand on the one human he wants to get revenge on… and when PROWL gets revenge, it’s never pretty.

V-Wars #8
Jonathan Maberry (w)
Marco Turini (a)
Ryan Brown (c)

They say that when you fight monsters you sometimes become a monster. In the bloody conclusion of the vampire super soldier arc, Joe Ledger, Luther Swann, and Big Dog are trapped in a secret underground called The Abyss. If they fall, the world of man will drown in an ocean of blood.

Winterworld #6
Chuck Dixon (w)
Tomas Giorello (a)
Butch Guice (c)

Snowblind! Scully is sightless and must rely on Wynn to survive in a world that seeks to kill them at every turn. Their stolen vehicle is carjacked in turn by even more dangerous lowlifes. And their oldest enemy, Skitters, has stalked them across two frozen oceans and two icy continents and is now within striking distance. It's a cruel world populated by crueler people where each day, each moment, might be your last.