Sneak Peeks: IDW Publishing October 25, 2017

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

Black Crown Quarterly #1: Fall 2017
Peter Milligan, Rob Davis, David Barnett, Tini Howard, Jamie Coe, & Various (w)
Tess Fowler, Rob Davis, Martin Simmonds, Philip Bond, Jaime Coe, & Various (a) 
Rob Davis (c)

Everything you always wanted once a season is packed within these 48 pages including a two-sided pullout poster and a wraparound cover! Delight in regular continuing features like legit publications with literary pedigrees! It all begins with the 10-page regular lead feature, Tales From the Black Crown Pub starring Stacey the barmaid by Award-winner Rob Davis (The Motherless Oven). Recurring short features include Canonball Comics: an exquisite corpse that will not stay dead kicked off by Jamie Coe (Artschooled) and Swell Maps by respectably divine music journalist/novelist Cathi Unsworth. Plus: Space CUDets rejoice: Live from a posh retirement village for wannabee 4-hit wonders we have co-writers/bandmates Will Potter and Carl Puttnam and occasional artist Philip Bond. Plus Plus: Special previews, creator interviews and behind the panel border secrets from Kid Lobotomy, Assassinistas, Punks Not Dead and much, much more!

Back to the Future #24
Bob Gale & John Barber (w)
Marcelo Ferreira (a & c)

“TIME SERVED, PART 3!” Who's been following Marty and Professor Irving through 1972? What happened to the DeLorean? What is 1972 Doc's secret? And what does it all mean for Jailbird Joey Baines? All these answers and more... just in time for a whole new set of mysteries!

First Strike #6
Mairghread Scott & David Rodriguez (w) 
Max Dunbar (a)
Freddie E. Williams II (c)

War for the Core! Deep within Cybertron, the ultimate weapon to kill all Transformers is about to be activated! Meanwhile, Elita One plans to stop the weapon—by killing every human on Cybertron! Either way, looks like some species on Cybertron is going down unless Optimus Prime and Scarlett can save the day…

Ghostbusters: Answer the Call #1
Kelly Thompson (w)
Corin Howell (a & c)

“What Dreams May Come, Part 1!” On a routine house call to dispose of a simple Class III spook, Abby, Patty, Erin, and Holtzmann encounter a truly terrifying Class VII that appears to be feeding on fear. Able to create illusions that prey on their greatest fears, and with designs on turning the world into its own nightmare dimension (‘natch!) our ladies may have finally met their match!

Goosebumps: Monsters at Midnight #1
Jeremy Lambert (w)
Chris Fenoglio (a & c)

When Mia and Ginny go to stay at their Grandma’s mothball-filled house for the summer, boredom forces them to venture out into her tiny town. What they find in a dusty used bookstore launches them into an upside-down world of terror!

Haunted Horror #30
Various (w)
Various (a)
Gus Ricca (c)

As cool and fun as EC Comics, these face-melting stories have never before been reprinted!
“The comic book industry’s most obscure and outrageous stories of the 1950s”—USA Today.

Popeye Classics #63
Bud Sagendorf (w & a & c)

See all the gang in hilarious adventures: Popeye, Wimpy, Swee’pea, and O.G. Wotasnozzle!
Oh, the fun of cool classic comics: NINE features in all including the lovable, looney Popeye adventure “Haunted Island!” Comix Mix says Bud Sagendorf’s Popeye is equal to Carl Bark’s Uncle Scrooge and John Stanley’s Little Lulu, and pronounces Sagendorf “Brilliant!”

Samurai Jack: Quantum Jack #2
Fabian Rangel Jr. (w)
Warwick Johnson-Cadwell (a)
Michael Avon Oeming (c)

Viva La Lucha! Jack continues to tumble through the quantum stream and finds himself inside the ring—masked and ready to wrestle!

Star Trek: Boldly Go #13
Mike Johnson (w)
Tony Shasteen (a & c)

Part 1 of a 6-issue mega-event: I.D.I.C! Scores of realities collide as “Infinite Diversity in Infinite Combinations” takes on a new meaning for Captain Kirk and his crew… with the fate of all realities at stake!

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #75
Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) 
Cory Smith (a & c)

"Trial of Krang," part 3 of 3. The oversized conclusion to the Turtles’ greatest extra-dimensional story arc is here! Both the prosecution and the defense have tricks up their sleeves as testimony gets emotional. Meanwhile, a war rages outside the courtroom as the Malignoid swarm engulfs Planet Neutrino!

The X-Files: JFK Disclosure #1
Denton J. Tipton (w)
Menton3 (a & c)

When he learns the real reason behind President Kennedy’s assassination, Mulder also discovers his father was involved in the conspiracy. This revelation forces him to decide between the two things he holds most sacred: his family and the truth. It’s bombshell after bombshell in The X-Files: JFK Disclosure!