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Wednesday, Jun 2nd, 2010

TRANSFORMERS: Best of Optimus PrimeCheck out more IRONHIDE, G.I. JOE, Doctor Who and more!


Transformers: Best of Optimus Prime
Bob Budiansky, Simon Furman (w) • Various Artists (a) • Livio Ramondelli (c)
OPTIMUS PRIME is leader of the AUTOBOTS. During his time as PRIME he has been challenged both mentally and physically with the responsibilities of leadership. He has at times succeeded and at other times failed. These stories, culled from his datatracks across many timelines, are his finest moments.
TPB • FC • $19.99 • 144 Pages • ISBN: 978-1-60010-666-8









Transformers: Ironhide #2 coverTransformers: Ironhide #2
Mike Costa (w) • Casey Coller (a) • Marcelo Matere, Coller (c)
Stranded on modern-day Cybertron, Ironhide discovers he's the only functioning life-form on the planet. Oh, except for the Swarm. Writer Mike Costa continues to put the fallen (now resurrected?!) Autobot through some strange paces, with stunning art by Casey Coller.
*2 regular covers will be shipped in a 1-to-1 ratio.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

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G.I. Joe: Origins #16 GI JOE Origins #16 cover
Chuck Dixon (w) • Alex Cal (a) • Tom Feister, Cal (c)
The Origin of Zartan, Part 1: Who is Zartan? You may think you know the murderous master of disguise but you don't know the whole story! A hired killer under the command of the Baroness is dangerously compromised. He's offered the protection of COBRA and sent on a risky mission that ends with a scene that will have Joe fans talking for years. This one is 100% guaranteed to shock!
*2 regular covers will be shipped in a 1-to-1 ratio.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

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Metal Gear Solid omnibus coverMetal Gear Solid Omnibus
Kris Oprisko, Alex Garner (w) • Ashley Wood (a & c)
The entire METAL GEAR saga comes alive in this massive 24-issue collection! Follow Solid Snake as he fights to save the world from destruction at the hands of Dead Cell. Featuring brilliant, high-energy artwork from Ashley Wood.
TPB • FC • $29.99 • 552 Pages • 6" x 9" • ISBN: 978-1-60010-663-7








The Pilgrim #2 The Pilgrim #2 cover
Mark Ryan (w) • Mike Grell (a & c)
Can the supernatural bring victory to the Nazis? Can it save the Allies? But-more important-what does all this have to do with modern events with al-Qaeda and the middle east? Continuing artist Mike Grell (Jon Sable Freelance, The Warlord) and writer/actor Mark Ryan's (the Transformers movies) action-packed espionage story ripped from today's headlines in a story 15 years in the making!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

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Starstruck #10 cover Starstruck #10
Elaine Lee (w) • Michael Wm. Kaluta, Charles Vess (a) • Kaluta (c)
What happens when the archetypal outsider and the ultimate team player meet over a double death commando in a bar on Rec 97? The perfect partnership begins, and destruction and mayhem ensue! Galatia 9 and Brucilla the Muscle run a scam that wrecks the Rec and wind up running from the Station police. Will they make it to the Harpy with enough credit to pay the nursery fee?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

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Doctor Who Classics III #4 Doctor Who Classics III #4 cover
Steve Parkhouse, Alan McKenzie (w) • John Ridgway (a) • Robert Hack (c)
IDW's newly recolored reprints of classic Doctor Who tales from years past continues in this all-new series, starring the Sixth Doctor! Steve Parkhouse presents "Once Upon a Time Lord" and Alan McKenzie plays a "War Game," both with John Ridgway art. Features an all-new cover by Robert Hack and new colors by Charlie Kirchoff.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

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