IDW G.I. Joe Solicitations for September, 2010

Wow.  The IDW Universe is really starting to pick up steam, and September looks no different, with a wide assortment of fun and interesting looking titles.  Some very cool artwork on these covers, and some serious intrigue scattered throughout.  Looking forward to seeing what the months ahead are going to bring us!

I mean come on…in one month we’ve got another G.I. Joe: Cobra Special…a tribute to the original silent issue (and a first peek at Snake Eyes’ origin)…and Rod freaking Whigham drawing a G.I. Joe cover again!  Click the “read the rest of this entry” link below to get all of the details!

G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #158

Larry Hama (w) • Agustin Padilla (a) • Padilla, Rod Whigham (c)

The scattered Joes converge at their prearranged rally point and launch their last-ditch counterattack against the forces of COBRA. Snake Eyes and Storm Shadow face off, and only one of them walks away from the confrontation. Don’t miss this issue!

*2 regular covers will be shipped in a 1-to-1 ratio.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Expected in-store date: 9/1

G.I. Joe: Operation HISS

Brian Reed (w) • Agustin Padilla (a & c)

G.I. JOE thinks they’ve won the day, and stopped the rise of Cobra… but their battle is just beginning! Cobra’s latest and most deadly plan takes frightening form in this latest JOE tale.

*Retailers: See your order form for incentive information.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 132 Pages • ISBN: 978-1-60010-742-9

Expected in-store date: 9/1

G.I. Joe: Origins #19

Larry Hama (w) • Joe Benitez (a) • Tom Feister (c)

Larry Hama returns along with super-star Joe Benitez (Superman/Batman) and it’s a SILENT ISSUE with SNAKE EYES! Not to steal from Stan but, “ ‘Nuff said.”

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Expected in-store date: 9/8

G.I. Joe #22

Chuck Dixon (w) • Alex Cal (a) • Robert Atkins (c)

The Joes battle Mother Nature as a tidal wave threatens to sweep Scarlett, Ripcord and their strike team off an abandoned COBRA atoll. At the same time, Shipwreck, Cover Girl and the others have captured a COBRA weapon of mass destruction. But can they hold onto it? Action, mayhem, and post-nuclear consequences on the high seas!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Expected in-store date: 9/15

G.I. Joe: Cobra #8

Mike Costa, Christos N. Gage (w) • Sergio Carrera (a) • Antonio Fuso (c)

Delve inside Cobra’s brutal, punishing training methods as we learn what it takes to become a Range Viper under the supervision of the apex predator known as Skull Buster. If you fail your final exam, there are no make-ups… only a shallow grave. And if you pass… well, that just might be worse.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Expected in-store date: 9/22

G.I. Joe: Cobra Special #2

Mike Costa (w) • Antonio Fuso (a & c)

Her name is Chameleon, and she is the Joe’s newest recruit in COBRA II. Now we see the rest of her story—her recruitment, her first mission, and her mysterious connection to… well, you only THINK you know who we’re talking about, as Mike Costa and Antonio Fuso attempt to outdo their previous, critically celebrated Special.

This extra-length Special features an all-new G.I. Joe prose story from the upcoming G.I. Joe: The Cobra War prose anthology due in early 2011!

FC • 40 pages • $4.99

Expected in-store date: 9/29

G.I. Joe: Hearts and Minds #5 (of 5)

Max Brooks (w) • Howard Chaykin, Antonio Fuso (a) • Chaykin, Fuso (c)

From Max Brooks, New York Times best-selling author of WORLD WAR Z, and masterful artists Howard Chaykin and Antonio Fuso comes the next generation of G.I. JOE and COBRA.

“We are the nameless, faceless legion, but once, we were human beings.”—COBRA RECRUITS

“I destroy darkness. I create fire.”—BLOWTORCH

*2 regular covers will be shipped in a 1-to-1 ratio.

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Expected in-store date: 9/29

  • m6d

    Awesome! IDW’s going with a classic styled cover for ARAH. Bravo!

  • Napoleon

    Excellent! Can’t wait!!!

  • Kingofnod5

    ….that cover is like the “superman with someone in his arms” cover for Joe