IDW Solicitations for December 2017

IDW Publishing have released their solicitations for Transformers, Hasbro Universe and other comics due for release in December 2017! Till All Are One concludes in a double-length annual, Alex Milne returns to the Lost Light, and more! Read on for the details!

After checking out the solicitations below, you can discuss them with other fans on the Allspark Forums! What books are you most looking forward to?


The Transformers: Till All Are One Annual 2017—Cover A: Sara Pitre-Durocher
(W) Mairghread Scott • (A/CA) Sara Pitre-Durocher
Elita One, Windblade, and Starscream fight to gain ultimate control of Cybertron! Dark secrets will be revealed in this series finale!
FC • 48 pages • $7.99

The Transformers: Till All Are One Annual 2017—Cover B: J.N. Wiedle
(W) Mairghread Scott • (A) Sara Pitre-Durocher • (CA) J.N. Wiedle
FC • 48 pages • $7.99

Bullet points:
• The shocking finale to the epic Cybertronian saga from Mairghread Scott and Sara Pitre-Durocher!
• A happy ending! For some…


Transformers vs. The Visionaries #1 (of 5)—Cover A: Fico Ossio
(W) Magdalene Visaggio • (A/CA) Fico Ossio
Cybertron has been invaded. The Transformers encounter unwelcome guests at the heart of Cybertron-and they may not have their hosts’ best interests at heart. Refugees from another world, the Visionaries’ startling magical abilities could make them powerful allies… or dangerous enemies.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers vs. The Visionaries #1 (of 5)—Cover B: Andrew Griffith
(W) Magdalene Visaggio • (A) Fico Ossio • (CA) Andrew Griffith
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
• Welcome Eisner-nominated writer Magdalene Visaggio (Kim and Kim, Quantum Teens are Go, Secret Empire: Brave New World, Edge of the Venomverse) to the IDW family!
• The Visionaries make their explosive return to comics!
• Magic vs. metal!
• Variant covers by Brendan Cahill and Angel Hernandez.


Optimus Prime #14—Cover A: Kei Zama
(W) John Barber • (A) Livio Ramondelli • (CA) Kei Zama
On Cybertron, Optimus Prime battles the Dinobots over the first new Cybertronian life to emerge in four million years! But does he stand a chance when the Dinobots’ newest member is two miles tall and eats cities?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Optimus Prime #14—Cover B: Casey Coller
(W) John Barber • (A) Livio Ramondelli • (CA) Casey Coller
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Optimus Prime #14—Cover C: Andrew Griffith
(W) John Barber • (A) Livio Ramondelli • (CA) Andrew Griffith
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
• Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Cover Month!
• Optimus Prime deals with the fallout of the First Strike event!
• Variant cover by James Raiz.


The Transformers: Lost Light #13—Cover A: Jack Lawrence
(W) James Roberts • (A) Alex Milne • (CA) Jack Lawrence
CABIN FEVER! Crammed into a dead Decepticon astropod that’s ten sizes too small, the displaced crew of the Lost Light face their most serious threat yet: each other. As tensions rise and tempers fray, only one Autobot is arrogant enough to think he can save the day. Enter Rodimus, expert mediator.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Transformers: Lost Light #13—Cover B: Nick Roche
(W) James Roberts • (A) Alex Milne • (CA) Nick Roche
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

The Transformers: Lost Light #13—Cover C: Alex Milne
(W) James Roberts • (A/CA) Alex Milne
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
• Part of IDW’s Artist’s Edition Cover Month!
• Variant cover by J.N. Wiedle.


Rom & The Micronauts #1 (of 5)—Cover A: Richard Wentworth
(W) Christos Gage • (A) Paolo Villanelli • (CA) Richard Wentworth
Baron Karza and D’rge, the Dire Wraith sorcerer, have joined forces to carry forward their equally malignant goals-Karza desires to conquer all of Microspace (again), while the Wraiths seek to awaken their Wraith God and conquer Earth! Now it’s up to Rom and the Micronauts to form their own alliance in order to stop the evil domination of two worlds! Christos Gage (Amazing Spider-Man, Buffy the Vampire Slayer) and Paolo Villanelli (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) team up to bring us this all-new adventure!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Rom & The Micronauts #1 (of 5)—Cover B: George Caltsoudas
(W) Christos Gage • (A) Paolo Villanelli • (CA) George Caltsoudas
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
• An all-new Hasbro team-up event featuring your favorite Solstar Knight and the tiniest heroes around!
• Written and illustrated by fan-favorite creators-writer Christos Gage and artist Paolo Villanelli!
• Variant covers by Jeffrey Veregge and Guy Dorian & Sal Buscema.


Scarlett’s Strike Force #1—Cover A: Khary Randolph
(W) Aubrey Sitterson • (A) Nelson Daniel • (CA) Khary Randolph
They’ve fought back invasions from home and afar-now, they’re back on Earth, and ready to take on the wildest, weirdest threats out there! It’s Scarlett’s G.I. Joe team, the Strike Force, against a brand-new Cobra Commander, a revitalized Cobra, and everyone else trying to conquer Earth… or destroy it! Aubrey Sitterson (G.I. Joe, Street Fighter x G.I. Joe) is joined by superstar artist Nelson Daniel (Clue, Dungeons & Dragons) in The Best Action Comic Ever!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Scarlett’s Strike Force #1—Cover B: Nelson Daniel
(W) Aubrey Sitterson • (A/CA) Nelson Daniel
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
• Featuring all-stars of the Hasbro line as M.A.S.K.: Mobile Armored Strike Kommand and the Transformers join G.I. Joe in the fight against Cobra!
• Variant covers by Matt Horak and Rob Liefeld


Jem and the Holograms: Dimensions #2—Cover A: Siobhan Keenan
(W) Sarah Winifred Searle, Sarah Kuhn • (A) Sarah Winifred Searle • (A/CA) Siobhan Keenan
In our first story by Sarah Winifred Searle, Shana takes center stage her fashion design final is coming up, but when disaster strikes, will she use Synergy to “cheat” her way through?! And in the second story by Sarah Kuhn and Siobhan Keenan, you only need to know two words: KARAOKE. BATTLE.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Jem and the Holograms: Dimensions #2—Cover B: Sarah Winifred Searle
(W) Sarah Winifred Searle, Sarah Kuhn • (A) Siobhan Keenan • (A/CA) Sarah Winifred Searle
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
• This anthology book features 2 self-contained stories in each issue! Double the rock-n-roll fun!
• Featuring the work of Sarah Winifred Searle, whose comics have been featured by Fresh Romance, The Nib, Iron Circus, and Faith!
• Second story by Sarah Kuhn (Heroine Complex, Heroine Worship), and Siobhan Keenan (Clueless).
• Variant cover by Keezy Young.


The Transformers: The Wreckers Saga TPB
(W) Nick Roche, James Roberts (A/CA) Nick Roche
Join the toughest crew of Autobots around on a pair of missions where they’ll face seemingly insurmountable odds and things are guaranteed to end badly.
First, the Wreckers and their leader, Springer, are sent to investigate Garrus-9, a prison that fell to the Decepticons three years ago, with no communications in or out since.
Then, Prowl has been kidnapped. Worse for him, it seems like no one really cares, thanks to his history of messing with people’s lives. Traitors are revealed, secrets come to light, and it may all be more than even the baddest crew of Autobots can handle.
Collects Transformers: Last Stand of the Wreckers #1-5, named the #1 Transformers series by IGN, and Transformers: Sins of the Wreckers #1-5.
TPB • FC • $29.99

The Transformers: Autocracy Trilogy TPB
(W) Chris Metzen, Flint Dille (A/CA) Livio Ramondelli
Before Optimus became a Prime he fought for order. Before Megatron became a conqueror he fought for freedom. In the early days of the war on Cybertron, two leaders-one Autobot, the other Decepticon-start down their own paths towards destiny. Collects the Autocracy, Monstrosity, and Primacy series into one collection.
TPB • FC • $29.99

The Transformers: Drift – Origins & Empires TPB
(W) Shane McCarthy (A) Alex Milne, Guido Guidi, Marcelo Ferreira (CA) Livio Ramondelli
Repentant villain Drift roams the galaxy, waging a solitary war on his former allies, delivering swift justice to any Decepticons that cross his path. But with many Autobots refusing to trust him, and many Decepticons sure he’s pulling a scheme, walking the straight and narrow path won’t be easy, and Drift-previously known as Deadlock-must repeatedly face the consequences of his past mistakes. Collects Transformers Spotlight: Drift, Transformers: Drift #1-4, and Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone #1-4.
TPB • FC • $24.99

M.A.S.K.: Mobile Armored Strike Kommand Vol. 2: Rise of V.E.N.O.M. TPB
(W) Brandon Easton, David Rodriguez (A) Juan Samu, Drew Moss, Andrew Griffith (CA) Marcelo Perez Dalannays
M.A.S.K. is a team of heroes that streaks into the dangerous, unstable landscape of dark wars, high intrigue, and non-stop action where they’ll encounter the nearly unstoppable threat of Miles Mayhem and his black ops squadron known as V.E.N.O.M.

THE ORIGIN OF V.E.N.O.M.! As the M.A.S.K. team constructs a new headquarters in Miami, Matt Trakker goes on a solo mission to identify new recruits. Along the way, Trakker crosses paths with Dr. Mindbender, who instructs him on the art of leadership and manipulation. But Trakker quickly uncovers Mindbender’s twisted goals and learns the true history of his former teammates who became members of V.E.N.O.M. Collects issues #6-10 and the 2017 Annual.
TPB • FC • $19.99

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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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