Saturday, June 13, 2009

IDW Titles on Sale June 17, 2009

IDW Publishing has provided previews of new comics on sale Wednesday, July 17th.

Angel: After the Fall #22
Story by Kelley Armstrong
Art by Dave Ross
Cover by Gabriel Rodriguez, Nick Runge
The fallout from the Fall has left Angel beset by problems both mortal and from Above, and it all comes to a head here. Angel and the Potentates face one menace while Connor and Dez have their own problems to deal with. And what about the guy with the actual wings…?

Barack Obama #1
Story by Jeff Mariotte
Art by Tom Morgan
Cover by J. Scott Campbell
The Barack Obama story continues over two issues as we recount the historical events of the campaign from the Democratic National Conventions, through the emotional victory in November, and up until November 20th, 2009, the momentous day Barack Obama was sworn in as the 44th President of the United States. By the same creative team that brought you PRESIDENTIAL MATERIAL: BARACK OBAMA!

G.I. Joe #4
Story by Christos Gage, Mike Costa
Art by Antonio Fuso
Cover by Howard Chaykin, Antonio Fuso
The shattering conclusion! Chuckles has sacrificed everything to get into a position where he can bring Cobra down from within. Now that he's finally there, will he succeed in destroying Cobra… or himself?

Groom Lake #3
Story by Chris Ryall
Art by Ben Templesmith
Cover by Ben Templesmith
A grey alien, a lethal robot, a pair of homicidal blobs, and a pair of extra (-special) terrestrials make up the oddest team in this galaxy. And when a rogue agent orders the entire alien program shut down, they just might be the only chance our planet has. If only they weren’t also the biggest threat we’ve ever faced…

Robot Galaxy #1
Story by Rob Kurtz, Kris Oprisko
Art by Brian Miroglio, Alberto Aprea
Cover by Brian Miroglio, Alberto Aprea
It’s been 60 years since the scientists at Los Alamos first created the advanced robots CJ-531 and RAH. CJ-531 and RAH were launched on a mission to explore space—and never returned! The government classified them as lost… but in reality, CJ has spent decades building a brotherhood of robots. But CJ must learn more about his origins, so he travels to earth in search of his creator. What surprises await CJ on Planet Earth… and will RAH follow him?

Robot Galaxy #2
Story by Rob Kurtz, Kris Oprisko
Art by Brian Miroglio, Alberto Aprea
Cover by Brian Miroglio, Alberto Aprea
On Earth, CJ learns that his creator has, sadly, passed away… but finds an unexpected family in Jesse, his creator’s grandson, and Jesse’s dad Jack. While CJ begins to learn all about his origin in the lab at Los Alamos, RAH quietly invades Earth—and kidnaps Jesse! It will take the entire brotherhood—CJ, Pango, Jo, and Carson—to rescue Jesse. But will they make it in time?

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan #2
Story by Andy Schmidt
Art by Chee Yang Ong
Cover by Chee Yang Ong
Kahn attacks and blows the enterprise to smithereens! Kirk has to consider facing death for the very first time! Plus, he meets his kid! The action-packed movie continues in this three-part, bi-weekly extravaganza!

Transformers Spotlight: Cliffjumper
Story by Shane McCarthy, Denton J. Tipton
Art by Robbie Musso
Cover by Robbie Musso, Don Figueroa
Pursued by DECEPTICONS and stranded on a backwater planet, CLIFFJUMPER finds peace among the natives. But his new, simple life is shattered by a devastating tragedy.


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