IDW Publishing Solicitations for January 2020

IDW Publishing have released their solicitations for January 2020, which include a new arc for Galaxies and an unexpected 100-page reprint special focused on the Generation 1 and Beast Wars Predacons! Read on for details.

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Transformers 100-Page Giant: Power of the Predacons
John-Paul Bove, Simon Furman, Josh Van Reyk, and Shaun Knowler (w) • Corin Howell, Don Figueroa, E.J. Su, and Various (a) • Don Figueroa (c)
Prepare to be terrorized by this collection of the Predacons’ finest moments! Collecting stories from Transformers UK #135-136, Transformers UK Annual 1987, Beast Wars: The Gathering #1, Transformers Spotlight Jazz, and the never before republished Transformers: Dawn of the Predacus 2016 BotCon exclusive comic!
FC • 100 pages • $5.99

Bullet points:
• Tons of great stories for a great value—and exclusively for the direct market!
• A new evergreen Transformers collection, perfect for any occasion!
• Featuring exclusive material never before collected!

Transformers #17—Cover A: Livio Ramondelli
Brian Ruckley (w) • Anna Malkova, Beth McGuire-Smith (a) • Livio Ramondelli (c)
Megatron is faced with the ultimate decision. He can forge ahead on the path he’s started down, or he can take the last chance at doing things by the book. Either way, Cybertron is on the verge of change, and after this, nothing will ever be the same.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers #17—Cover B: Brendan Cahill
Brian Ruckley (w) • Anna Malkova, Beth McGuire-Smith (a) • Brendan Cahill (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Retailer incentives:
Order 10 copies and get one free variant cover by Marcelo Matere!

Bullet points:
• The conclusion of the third exciting arc!
• Be sure not to miss this one as it only gets bigger from here!

Transformers Galaxies #5—Cover A: Alex Milne—SPOTLIGHT
Kate Leth & Cohen Edenfield (w) • Alex Milne (a & c)
“Wannabee,” Part One! Years ago, a Probat scientist visiting Cybertron had his life saved by the one and only Bumblebee! Now the Probats are huge fans, and when Deathsaurus goes to negotiate a new energy deal, he wants their number one bot on his side. Unfortunately, Bee’s a little busy, so Deathsaurus turns to the next best option—the guy who looks like red Bumblebee, Cliffjumper!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers Galaxies #5—Cover B: Sara Pitre-Durocher—SPOTLIGHT
Kate Leth & Cohen Edenfield (w) • Alex Milne (a) • Sara Pitre-Durocher (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Retailer incentives:
Order 10 copies and get one free variant cover by Anna Malkova!
Order 25 copies and get one free variant cover by Kei Zama!
Order any number of copies and receive your order fully returnable!

Bullet points:
• Co-written by Kate Leth (Transformers: Cyberverse, Patsy Walker, A.K.A. Hellcat) and Cohen Edenfield (Hiveswap)!
• Art by beloved and renowned Transformers artist, Alex Milne!
• A tale of mistaken identities, wrong names, wacky mix-ups, and a guy named Deathsaurus who really can’t be good news.
• New story arc!
• Great jumping-on point!