Micronauts, D&D and X-Files headline new April titles from IDW Publishing!

IDW Publishing recently revealed their upcoming April Solicitations, including a bevvy of exciting new titles from creators like Cullen Bunn, Joe Harris and Jim Zub.

Feast your eyes on the full info and covers for the six new books set for release, and let us know which one(s) you’re most excited about.

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Micronauts #1

Cullen Bunn (writer) • David Baldeón (artist) • J.H. Williams (cover)

THEY CAME FROM A DYING UNIVERSE! ACROYEAR, SPACE GLIDER, BIOTRON and their allies are back, on the run from the evil BARON KARZA, and blasting through a universe where magic and science vie for control! With resources dwindling, the long-lost TIME TRAVELERS may hold the key to salvation… but will it mean armageddon for our world?
FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Bullet points:
•    The all-new story of one of the most legendary teams in comics history!
•    Written by Cullen Bunn (Uncanny X-Men, The Sixth Gun)
•    Art by David Baldeón (Nova, Spider-Man: Web Warriors)
•    New heroes and new villains join the battle with classic fan-favorites!

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Dungeons & Dragons #1

Jim Zub (writer) • Nelson Daniel (artist) • Max Dunbar (cover)

MINSC AND BOO ARE BACK! And things have never looked more dire, as mysterious forces draw the legendary ranger and his crew of adventurers to RAVENLOFT, the Realm of Terror… where they find themselves face to face with undead horrors in the land od eternal night!
FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Bullet points:
•    Jim Zub (Wayward, Samurai Jack) returns with a perfect jumping-on point, continuing the adventures of the team introduced in the hit Legends of Baldur’s Gate!
•    Introducing the dramatic style of artist Nelson Daniel (Judge Dredd)!
•    Minsc and Boo are cult favorite characters from the best-selling Baldur’s Gate video game series which has sold millions of copies around the world.
•    Variant cover of amazing Ravenloft art featuring Count Strahd von Zarovich!

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The X-Files #1

Joe Harris (writer) • Matthew Dow Smith (artist) • menton3 (cover)

Thirteen years after the original series run, THE X-FILES has enjoyed a momentous return to television in a thrilling event series from creator/executive producer Chris Carter. Now, with the participation of Carter, IDW Publishing is proud to bring to comics the continuing adventures of iconic FBI Agents FOX MULDER and DANA SCULLY!
FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Bullet points:
•    Executive produced by The X-Files creator Chris Carter!
•    Based on the show, which has returned to television!
•    The new ongoing series starts HERE!
•    Featuring a 2016 photo cover from the brand new show!
•    Ask your retailer about the variant cover by Miran Kim!
•    Part of IDW’s “Art Appreciation Month” promotion!

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Hot Damn #1 (of 4)

Ryan Ferrier (writer) • Valentin Ramon (artist & cover)

The masterminds of D4VE reunite with HOT DAMN, and they’re taking you straight to Hell. Hard living catches up to Teddy, and eternal damnation awaits—but it’s nothing like the good book tells you. Hell is a therapy session you can never leave…
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
•    From the same creative team that brought you the smash-hit D4VE!

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Strawberry Shortcake #1

Georgia Ball (writer) • Amy Mebberson (artist & cover)

Strawberry Shortcake returns to comics! And along with her comes the return of one of her most nefarious foes, the Purple Pie Man! Join us for the launch of this berry special two-part story re-introducing everyone’s favorite bad baker to the current Strawberry Shortcake mythos!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
•    Strawberry Shortcake is back!!
•    The first five issues will each have a connected “quintype” subscription variant forming one big image, AND a special, scented variant cover!
•    Classic Variant Cover by Nice Peña

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Star Trek: Manifest Destiny #1 (of 4)

Mike Johnson & Ryan Parrott (writer) • Angel Hernandez (artist & cover)

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the STAR TREK franchise in 2016 with this all-new bi-weekly comics event beginning in April! It’s Captain Kirk and the Enterprise crew vs. the Klingons in the ultimate showdown! Art by STAR TREK/GREEN LANTERN fan-favorite Angel Hernandez!
FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Bullet points:
•    The return of the Klingons as a major foe in the Trek universe!
•    Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek and the upcoming blockbuster film with a stunning miniseries, from the talent that brought you Star Trek/Green Lantern and Star Trek: Starfleet Academy!
•    Variant Cover by Rachael Stott!

The writer of this piece was: 576682_510764502303144_947146289_nCraig Neilson-Adams (aka Ceej)
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1 Comment on Micronauts, D&D and X-Files headline new April titles from IDW Publishing!

  1. Think I’m most looking forward to the Micronauts and the new ongoing X-Files series, can’t wait for these!

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