IDW Comics Shipping List for April 17th!

It’s time for our weekly Diamond Comics Shipping List! Check out some great titles IDW has in store for us next week like Transformers, G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero, Ghostbusters, Star Trek, Star Wars Adventures, and more! All coming your way for April 17th!

TRANSFORMERS #3

(W) Brian Ruckley (A) Angel Hernandez, Ron Joseph (CVR A) Nick Roche (CVR B) Anna Malkova

High above Cybertron, the planet’s inner moon unfolds to become a gigantic energon harvester, a magnificent show for Bumblebee and his new friend. Meanwhile, Megatron is assembling a new security force, but rumors abound about the new team. A cosmic epic of grand scale, presented by Star Trek/Green Lantern and Injustice 2 artist Angel Hernandez! Plus awesome action by G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero and Revolutionaries artist Ron Joseph! A brand new era of Transformers! Featuring 35th Anniversary covers by Guido Guidi!

GI JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO #261

(W) Larry Hama (A/CVR A) Netho Diaz (CVR B) John Royle

Exciting new story arc! A great jumping-on point! Featuring the return of artist Netho Diaz! Fresh off the terror caused by Dr. Venom and his insane Venom-Bot, the Joes find themselves smack dab in the middle of new world-shaking dangers! Superstar artist Netho Diaz (G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero: Silent Option) returns to the main series to join forces with living legend Larry Hama in the latest fight against the nefarious Cobra!

DISNEY AFTERNOON GIANT #4

(W) Warren Spector, Ian Brill (A) Jose Massaroli, Ruben Torreiro (A/CVR) Leonel Castellani

Get ready for two more stories featuring your favorite Disney Afternoon characters! First up is Chip ‘n’ Dale in “Stranger Danger,” followed by Part Four of “Rightful Owners” as Uncle Scrooge and company conclude their epic mission across the globe!

DITKO’S MONSTERS! KONGA VS GORGO

(W) Joe Gill (A/CVR) Steve Ditko

Two “famous monsters of filmland” battle for your hearts and minds in this terror-ific comic! Gorgo and Konga’s best individual stories! They don’t go head to claw, they’re busy fighting commies, but they battle for your mind as you decide who is the coolest of the cool! Plus, two covers using Flipism technology: one on the front, another on the back! And wait till you see the flipped-out centerfold! With Gorgo introduction by Tony Isabella and Konga introduction by Mark Ditko!

GHOSTBUSTERS: 35TH ANNIV: ANSWER THE CALL

(W) Devin Grayson (A/CVR) S. L. Gallant

The 35th Anniversary of the Ghostbusters is upon us! Let’s celebrate with four spooktacular weekly comics featuring different Ghostbuster teams in all-new standalone adventures!
 
Do demons get visitation rights? That’s the question facing a harried young mother as she tries to accommodate a stream of otherworldly visitors intent on paying their respects to her half-demon toddler. When the ghosts begin to herald the arrival of the girl’s father-rumored to be a class 7 entity-Mommy knows who she has to call: The ANSWER THE CALL GHOSTBUSTERS! Erin, Abby, Patty, and Holtzman find themselves mediating the custody battle from hell… and it’s a scorcher!
 
The Answer the Call Ghostbusters in an all-new original adventure by the slimerific creative team of Devin Grayson (Nightwing) and SL Gallant (G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero)!

STAR TREK: THE Q CONFLICT #3

(W) Scott Tipton, David Tipton (A/CVR A&B) David Messina

As the clash of the godlike beings continues, the captains face off in a series of war games that become much more lethal when Q introduces a fifth competitor-a Doomsday Machine! The biggest Star Trek crossover ever continues here. The crews of The Next Generation, The Original Series, Voyager, and Deep Space 9 come together to face their biggest challenge yet! Written by Star Trek: TNG: Mirror Broken scribes Scott & David Tipton! All the captains together for the first time!

STAR WARS ADVENTURES #20

(W) Cavan Scott (A/CVR A) Derek Charm

During the Clone Wars, Jedi Knight Anakin Skywalker and Jedi Master Yoda undertake an urgent mission, where Anakin’s rebellious nature could spell trouble for the Republic. The final issue of three set during the prequel films! The Original Trilogy gets the spotlight starting next issue!

STAR WARS ADVENTURES TALES FROM VADERS CASTLE TP

(W) Cavan Scott (A) Derek Charm, Chris Fenoglio, More (CVR) Francesco Francavilla

Advance solicited for May release! How do a band of rebels distract themselves when sneaking into the creepiest place in the galaxy? Tell scary stories of course! Follow Lina Graf, Crater, and friends as they sneak-and fight-their way into the terrifying castle of Darth Vader! Along the way, they’ll trade spooky stories featuring the most terrifying villains and creatures in the universe! Your favorite characters like Obi-Wan, Han and Chewie, Hear Syndulla, and the Ewoks, face classic creeps like ghosts, monsters, witches and more… all with a singular Star Wars twist!

TANGLED THE SERIES HAIR & NOW #1

(W) Katie Cook (A) Diogo Saito (A/CVR A) Eduard Petrovich, Rosa La Barbera

It’s another series of brand-new Tangled stories! Join Rapunzel, Eugene, and all their friends in “The Corona Caper” and “Curtain Call.” The final series of Tangled: The Series comics begins this month! All stories are written by fan-favorite Katie Cook! Three more stunning RI covers by Disney artist Gabby Zapata!
 


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