IDW Comics Shipping List for May 8th!

It’s time for our weekly Diamond Comics Shipping List! Check out some great titles IDW has in store for us next week like Gears of War, Samurai Jack, Sonic the Hedgehog, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and more! All coming your way for May 8th!

ATOMIC ROBO & DAWN OF NEW ERA #5

(W) Brian Clevinger (A/CVR A) Scott Wegener (CVR B) Andrew Griffith

Atomic Robo opened Tesladyne Institute’s doors to the next generation of Action Scientists. Everything was going pretty smoothly until Lang discovered Robo’s secret robot son who is kinda (sorta) a new iteration of the old automatic intelligence that tried to cook the Earth in nuclear fire some years back. No way things are falling apart, right?

EVE STRANGER #1

(W) David Barnett (A/CVR A) Philip Bond

You have unlimited funds, a jet-set lifestyle, and extraordinary abilities. And your bloodstream is filled with nano bombs. The contents of a syringe will deactivate them for a week and also wipe your memory. So what happens when you develop a sneaking suspicion that you’re actually working for the bad guys? EVE STRANGER, amnesiac-for-hire.
•   High-octane thrills!
•   Impossible missions!
•   Doomed romance!

GEARS OF WAR HIVEBUSTERS #1

(W) Kurtis J. Wiebe (A/CVR A) Alan Quah

From the creators of Gears of War and Kurtis Wiebe, the writer of the hit Rise of RAAM miniseries, comes a pulse-pounding new mission with a whole new squad-Team Scorpio! After successfully busting a Swarm hive on the remote island of Pahanu, this suicide squad will face their most dangerous mission yet-going after the Swarm that decimated the home settlement of one of their own!

LODGER #5

(W) David Lapham, Maria Lapham (A/CVR) David Lapham

After his dalliance with Rhonda doesn’t go exactly to plan, a lovesick Lodger goes full tilt. Ricky and Golddigger deal with damage control and the carnage in a breathless ending you’ll never see coming! The first black and white book from Black Crown! A new story from comics legends David & Maria Lapham (Stray Bullets)!

SAMURAI JACK LOST WORLDS #1

(W) Paul Allor (A/CVR A) Adam Bryce Thomas

“Samurai Jack 2.0”! Under the leadership of the benevolent Samurai Jack, society has prospered-everything is in line with his philosophies, his storied stoicism, and of course his hair. Of course, this is all news to Jack who doesn’t much care for this impostor using his name. But which one is the real Samurai Jack?
A bold new miniseries from Paul Allor (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Universe,Clue) and Adam Bryce Thomas (Sonic the Hedgehog)! A new Samurai Jack adventure in every issue!

SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #16

(W) Ian Flynn (A) Diana Skelly (CVR A) Evan Stanley (CVR B) Jonathan Gray

“Infection!” Sonic’s been infected with a mysterious new virus and his speed seems to be his only saving grace. Can Sonic, Tails, and Tangle beat the disease before Sonic’s beat? And who will be the virus’ next victims?

STAR WARS ADVENTURES #21

(W) Cavan Scott (A/CVR A) Derek Charm (CVR B) Nicoletta Baldari

The Original Trilogy gets the spotlight starting this issue! Not ones to rest on their laurels, Han and Luke embark on a mission to secure equipment for the fledgling rebellion in this exciting tale set just after A New Hope! Variant cover by Eisner Award winner Michael Avon Oeming, co-creator of Powers!

TMNT SHREDDER IN HELL #3

(W) Mateus Santolouco (A/CVR A) Mateus Santolouco (CVR B) Kevin Eastman

The Shredder’s long road through the depths of hell reaches a fever pitch as he is forced to face echoes of his own soul! With lives on the line, who will survive the raging inferno? Fan-favorite artist Mateus Santolouco returns to the world of TMNT! The most infamous villain in the TMNT universe gets his own mini-series!

VIOLETTE AROUND THE WORLD HC VOL 02 NEW WORLD SYMPHONY

(W) Teresa Radice (A/CVR) Stefano Turconi

Advance solicited for April release! Welcome to the wonderful world of the Circus of the Moon as it crosses the Atlantic to perform in the “New World!” Your guide? Clever Violette Vermeer, daughter of the stuntwoman and the insect trainer. This little girl with a big heart meets two people when she arrives in America-Hiawatha, a young Native American girl, and the famous composer Antonin Dvoràk. These two new friends will help her achieve a long-held dream in this second volume of Violette’s adventures around the world! Join in the adventures of 12-year-old Violette as she travels the world as part of a circus, learning to appreciate the joys of being different.
 


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