IDW Publishing has released their publishing plans for August that starts the main Chaos storyline that will run through the books through the end of the year. A total of two books and one trade is being released. If you are interested in the books, just let your local comic book store know. For the full details of IDW's other books including GI Joe, and relaunch of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and more click here.
Written by James Roberts, art and covers by Alex Milne.
CHAOS Prelude! Last issue, you discovered the first ever meeting between Optimus Prime and Megatron. And if the surprises there weren't enough -- you won't believe what happens just hours later! Optimus Prime recounts the fascinating end of their introduction as he decides the fate of the jailed Megatron.
32 pages, $3.99.
Written by Mike Costa & James Roberts, art by Livio Ramondelli, covers by Livio Ramondelli.
CHAOS: PART 1! The long-awaited event that will have lasting repercussions on the lives of our heroes and villains gets off to a mega-start! The Autobots land on Cybertron to discover Galvatron's plan is already in effect -- but what is it? What could he possibly want on a dead planet?
32 pages, $3.99.
Transformers Classics: UK, Vol. 1
Written by Bill Mantlo, Ralph Macchio, Jim Salicrup, Steve Parkhouse, Simon Furman, art by Frank Springer, John Ridgway, Mike Collins, covers by Andrew Wildman.
Classic Transformers tales from the UK continuity begin here! Re-mastered and re-colored, these vintage TF stories are presented in order, many published for the first time in the United States! Writer and life-long TF fan James Roberts (Last Stand of the Wreckers) provides in-depth historical perspective in each volume, and TF UK artist Andrew Wildman provides new covers!
276 pages, $24.99.