‘DuckTales: Treasure Trove’ Graphic Novel Coming From IDW

Today marks the 30th anniversary of the Disney classic, and one of the best Disney animated series, DuckTales. Like the original series before it, the new DuckTales series is spearheading a new renaissance of Disney Afternoon animation. IDW Publishing, in conjunction with Disney Publishing, is bringing our favorite ducks back in a comic book series to coincide with the new series airing on Disney XD. Check out IDW’s press release after the jump. Woo-oo!

 ‘DuckTales: Treasure Trove’ Graphic Novel Coming From IDW

All-new Comic Book Collection Based on Disney XD’s Hit Series ‘DuckTales’

San Diego, CA (September 18, 2017) – IDW Publishing, in conjunction with Disney Publishing, is bringing Scrooge McDuck and his young triplet great-nephews Huey, Dewey, Louie, plus Webby, back in a cleverly written, comic book series to coincide with Disney XD’s new animated comedy adventure series “DuckTales” debuting Saturday, September 23 with two new back-to-back episodes (7:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m., EDT). 

DuckTales: Treasure Trove collects issues #1 and #2, as well as the special introductory issue #0 from IDW’s ongoing series, set prior to the series opener. In fact, today marks the 30th Anniversary of the television debut of “DuckTales”!

DuckTales: Treasure Trove is told from the vantage point of Scrooge McDuck’s young companions as they prepare to meet their wealthy great-uncle for the first time. Written by Eisner-Award nominated comic book creator Joe Caramagna and illustrated by a passel of Italy’s finest Disney artists, this title is set to bring you a mix of vibrant new Duckburg short stories set in the world of the animated series.

Caramagna says “DuckTales is always about race cars, lasers, and aeroplanes,” teasing readers about what he has in store for them, with a nod to the “DuckTales” theme song. “The challenge for readers will be not to hum that tune while they read this series. Woo-oo!”

DuckTales: Treasure Trove
6” x 9” trade paperback, 80 pp, $9.99
Available November 2017

 

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About IDW
IDW Media Holdings, Inc. (OCTQX: IDWM) is a fully integrated media company, which includes publishing, games, entertainment, and the San Diego Comic Art Gallery.

IDW Publishing’s comic book and graphic novel catalog includes some of the world’s most popular entertainment brands, including TransformersMy Little PonyStar TrekTeenage Mutant Ninja TurtlesGhostbusters, and Disney’s classic characters. At IDW’s core is its commitment to creator-owned comics including 30 Days of NightLocke & KeyWormwoodRagnarökV-Wars, and Archangel by bestselling sci-fi author William Gibson.

IDW Publishing is also home to the acclaimed and award-winning imprints; Top Shelf, The Library of American Comics, Yoe! Books, and Artist Editions, showcasing the greatest original art ever published in American comic books.

IDW Games’ diverse line-up includes the international phenomenon Machi Koro, as well as hit licensed games such as X-FilesBack to the FutureThe Godfather, and TMNT.

IDW Entertainment serves as the worldwide distributor of Wynonna Earp airing on the Syfy Channel in the U.S. and is producing BBC America’s Dirk Gently, based on the bestseller by Douglas Adams starring Elijah Wood and Samuel Barnett.

DuckTales returns this Saturday, September 23 with two new back-to-back episodes on Disney XD. Fan of DuckTales? Join the conversation here in our Allspark forums!

 

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