IDW Solicitations for March 2017

Via CBR, it’s the solicitations for IDW’s March Transformers and Hasbro Universe releases!

Check out the solicits below – including what is reportedly the final issue of the current Micronauts series – and then sound off on the Allspark Forums!

Revolutionaries #4
John Barber (w) • Fico Ossio (a) • Tradd Moore (c)
Cobra Commander vs. Hearts of Steel! Thousands of years ago, a starship crashed on Earth—and the Hearts of Steel Transformers were born… but how can these steampunk Cybertronians be real?! And what does Cobra Commander want with them, when he hasn’t even got Cobra to back him up? The Revolutionaries have uncovered one of the darkest and most incredible secrets on Earth!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Revolutionaries #4—Subscription Variant
John Barber (w) • Fico Ossio (a & c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Revolutionaries #4—Tone Rodriguez Variant
John Barber (w) • Fico Ossio (a) • Tone Rodriguez (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•  The secret history of Cybertonians on Earth—but how can it be!
•  Who is behind the Cobra Commander mask?!
•  Springing from the fan-favorite Transformers: Hearts of Steel limited series!
•  Variant cover by John Royle!


Revolution: Aw Yeah! #2
Art Baltazar (w & a & c)
After learning that his favorite comic book character SNAKE EYES is real, BARON KARZA, along with his new ally COBRA COMMANDER, tries to capture him and claim SNAKE EYES as the ultimate collectible! WHAT?! Someone call G.I. JOE! What will happen when the JOES get involved in the battle, you ask? That’s right! A showdown between Snake Eyes and the Ninja STORM SHADOW! But what happens next…would be a SPOILER! Beware BARON KARZA! Or the world will be crushed in his grasps!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Revolution: Aw Yeah! #2—Subscription Variant
Art Baltazar (w & a) • Jay Fosgitt (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•  Variant cover by Franco!


Optimus Prime #5
John Barber (w) • Kei Zama (a & c)
NEW CYBERTRON! It’s battleground: Earth once more, as the uneasy peace between Optimus’ forces, the Junkions, and G.I. Joe collapses amidst betrayals and subterfuge. Will Optimus Prime and Pyra Magna be able to put aside their differences—or is war really the only way forward?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Optimus Prime #5—Subscription Variant
John Barber (w) • Kei Zama (a) • Casey Coller (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Optimus Prime #5—Andrew Griffith Variant
John Barber (w) • Kei Zama (a) • Andrew Griffith (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•  Variant cover by E.J. Su!


Transformers: Lost Light #4
James Roberts (w) • Jack Lawrence (a & c)
RODIMUS, MEGATRON and the exiled crew of the Lost Light realise that there’s only one thing they need to do before they can resume their quest. Unfortunately, that thing is “save the world.” Can the AUTOBOTS overcome the odds and save the day? To be honest, probably not.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers: Lost Light #4—Subscription Variant
James Roberts (w) • Jack Lawrence (a) • Nick Roche (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers: Lost Light #4—Alex Milne Variant
James Roberts (w) • Jack Lawrence (a) • Alex Milne (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•  Some characters might die! Oh no!
•  Variant cover by E.J. Su!


G.I. JOE #4
Aubrey Sitterson (w) • Giannis Milonogiannis (a) • Aaron Conley (c)
Outnumbered and outgunned, the G.I. Joe field team hits the road with a captive and ranting Crystal Ball, but the Dreadnoks are hot on their heels! Meanwhile, Lady Jaye & Gung-Ho, with their cover blown, struggle to fight their way out of Athens. And a terrifying new threat rears its head in the Crown Jewel of the Hasbro Universe! From the explosive creative team of Aubrey Sitterson (Street Fighter x G.I. Joe) and Giannis Milonogiannis (Prophet).
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

G.I. JOE #4—Subscription Variant
Aubrey Sitterson (w) • Giannis Milonogiannis (a & c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

G.I. JOE #4— Robert Atkins Variant
Aubrey Sitterson (w) • Giannis Milonogiannis (a) • Robert Atkins (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•  Variant cover by Ben Marra!


Transformers vs G.I. JOE: The Movie Adaptation—SPOTLIGHT
Tom Scioli (w & a & c)
Imagine a world where the greatest comic book crossover of all time inspires a movie adaptation… and that movie adaptation inspires its own comic book! Visionary writer-artist Tom Scioli returns to the weird world of Transformers vs. G.I. Joe and brings an even weirder twist to this new story: what would the comic book adaptation of the movie version of the comic book look like? It’s time to find out in the most epic, scintillating, off-the-wall, exciting comic of 2017!
FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Transformers vs G.I. JOE: The Movie Adaptation—Subscription Variant
Tom Scioli (w & a) • Robb Waters (c)
FC • 40 pages • $4.99
•  Tom Scioli’s spectacular vision returns!


M.A.S.K.: Mobile Armored Strike Kommand #5
Brandon Easton (w) • Tony Vargas (a) • Tommy Lee Edwards (c)
With all secrets revealed, Matt Trakker and the M.A.S.K. team take on Miles Mayhem and V.E.N.O.M. in a brutal final assault. With their first major victory in their sights, the M.A.S.K. team must remain vigilant as other powerful and unforeseen forces rise up from the darkness. New enemies are on the horizon and you must NOT miss what happens on the last page!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

M.A.S.K.: Mobile Armored Strike Kommand #5—Subscription Variant
Brandon Easton (w) • Tony Vargas (a) • Joe Suitor (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

M.A.S.K.: Mobile Armored Strike Kommand #5—Subscription Variant
Brandon Easton (w) • Tony Vargas (a) • Ioannis Roumpoulias (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•  All-new storyline starts next month!
•  Variant cover by Juan Carlos Ruiz Burgos!


Rom #9
Chris Ryall & Christos Gage (w) • Paolo Villanelli (a) • Tony Shasteen (c)
“Reinforcements,” part 5! Rom is caught between rogue G.I. JOE members, rogue Space Knights, and a renewed Dire Wraith threat with the fate of the planet in the balance!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Rom #9—Nelson Daniel Variant
Chris Ryall & Christos Gage (w) • Paolo Villanelli (a) • Nelson Daniel (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Rom #9—Johnny Desjardins Variant
Chris Ryall & Christos Gage (w) • Paolo Villanelli (a) • Johnny Desjardins (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Rom #9—Hal Laren Variant
Chris Ryall & Christos Gage (w) • Paolo Villanelli (a) • Hal Laren (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•  Ask your retailer how to get the incentive cover by legendary artist/inker Joe Sinnott!


Micronauts #11
Cullen Bunn (w) • Max Dunbar (a & c)
Stranded on a world of giants, hounded by enemies from both Earth and Microspace, the Micronauts have one last chance to return to their universe. A doorway is opening, and Oz and company think this is their passage home. But something from the other side is coming through–something that will bring this chapter of the Micronauts’ story to a destructive END.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Micronauts #11—Subscription variant
Cullen Bunn (w) • Max Dunbar (a) • Jed Dougherty (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Micronauts #11—Subscription variant
Cullen Bunn (w) • Max Dunbar (a) • Artyom Trakhanov (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Micronauts #11—Action Figure Variant
Cullen Bunn (w) • Max Dunbar (a) • Adam Riches (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
•  Variant cover by Ryan Brown!

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Callum

Callum

Callum somehow managed to avoid Transformers during his actual childhood, but then the live-action films piqued his interest, Animated suckered him in, and IDW's comics made sure he stuck around.
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