Your toybox comes alive in IDW Publishing’s TRANSFORMERS vs. G.I. JOE: First Strike! Featuring an incredible Indiegogo-exclusive signed cover from long-time Transformers artist Livio Ramondelli, and with add-ons ranging from rare enamel pins to gorgeous posters, this campaign is for every fan who saw recess as an opportunity to wage war between the Transformers and G.I. Joe!
See the Transformers and G.I. Joe like you’ve never seen them before! As Earth joins the intergalactic community, a massive explosion threatens the peace. Cobra is invading Cybertron, and only G.I. Joe and the Transformers can save the two worlds! In addition to Livio’s Indiegogo-exclusive cover, the campaign is offering sets of limited-edition variant covers, including an convention exclusive! For you completists, there’s bundles of all 10 stunning covers to add to your collection!
With 7 different tiers, there really is something for everyone. Read more below to see a full breakdown of what’s available in the campaign, then go get your contribution in! Once you’re done there, come join in on the discussion already in progress on the Cobra Island Forums!
New York Comic Con 2017 was held this weekend and the forces of Cobra Island were in full force at the event! For those of you that may be unfamiliar with NYCC, New York Comic Con is the East Coast’s largest pop culture convention and the only one that takes place in the comic book, publishing, media, and licensing capital of the world — Gotham City.
Our Tele-Vipers in the field gathered intel on a large assortment of findings – From awesome collectibles like Dragon Ball Z and Star Wars from Tamashii Nations, to incredible comic books all over Artist Alley. Our Data-Vipers sent back files containing images of Mystery Science Theatre schwag, incredible cosplay..even AWESOME-O was there! We of course couldn’t leave without getting a sketch from the Godfather of G.I.Joe, Mr. Larry Hama!
Time to break out your Streetfighter 2 Figures from 1993 and find a place in your Joe Dio again! IDW Publishing posted the image teaser earlier this afternoon only for a few details to tickle in from the SDCC Capcom panel! A mini series comprising 6 issues is coming down the pike. How will M … Read moreSix Issue Street Fighter/Joe Crossover coming in 2016!
Check out the September 2015 G.I.Joe Solicitations from IDW Publishing. Coming this fall are:
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #218
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #218 Subscription Variant
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero TP (Vol 12)
We have a breakdown of each title to share with you, so continue reading for more info, join us for discussion on all things IDW right here on Cobra Island! [url=http://www.cobraisland.com/forums/showthread.php?22799-IDW-Publishing-September-2015-G-I-Joe-Solicitations&p=171971#post171971]IDW Publishing September 2015 G.I.Joe ARAH Solicitations Discussion – CobraIsland.com[/url]
This week IDW offers a bountiful trip to your local comics shop with the following releases!
Among those is G.I.Joe #8!
[QUOTE]Karen Traviss (w) • Steve Kurth (a) • Jeffrey Veregge (c)
The war of intel and secrets reaches dangerous new heights as Scarlet’s G.I. Joe team goes deeper undercover in a country run by Cobra.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99[/QUOTE]
Check out The List of Releases Below and take a quick peek at the first few pages of G.I.Joe#8!
The prestigious Eisner Awards have recognized and nominated IDW Publishing for Awards across several categories.
Establishing in 1988 after the Kirby Awards were discontinued, The Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards or the closet thing to the Grammys or Oscars that an industry that provides us with so much entertainment achieves.
IDW’s 11 nominations came in through 9 different categories!!
“We’re once again very gratified to get this notice for our books,” said Chris Ryall, IDW’s Chief Creative Officer/Editor-in-Chief. “Our nominations this year are a great sampling of the breadth and diversity of the kinds of books we publish here. We work very hard to produce the highest quality books in every category we are in and these nominations in themselves are much appreciated.”