Bloodthirsty Martians Take On All-Star IDW Properties
in an Extinction-Level Event!
IDW Publishing regrets to inform you that this January, many of your most beloved characters are coming under attack. Vicious, bloodthirsty Martians have descended from the skies and crossed through infinite panels and dimensions seeking total comic book conquest! Batten down the hatches and assemble your militia, because 2013 is kicking off with MARS ATTACKS IDW!
Beginning in the first week of January, Topps’ terrifying Martian conquerors are infiltrating many of IDW’s prized titles in five weekly one-shots. It’s going to take guts, smarts, and the brute force of an unprecedented army of talented comics creators to fight them off!
Here is a 7 page preview of Mars Attacks #1 written by John Layman and illustrated by John McCrea, courtesy of IDW Publishing.
Mars Attacks #1
John Layman (w) • John McCrea (a) • Wally Wood & Bob Powell & Norman Saunders x55 (c)
The invasion begins! The first stories of an all-new MARS ATTACKS universe are here, bringing outrageous action and dark humor to the comics page. Eisner-winning writer John Layman (Chew) is joined by Eisner-winning artist John McCrea (Hitman) to sound the alarm. Beware! The Martians are coming!
Here are the September 2012 comic book solicitations from IDW Publishing.
STAR TREK #13
Mike Johnson (w) • Stephen Molnar (a) • Tim Bradstreet (c)
The Redshirt’s Tale. Everyone knows the joke about the dire fate of crewmembers who wear red on the Enterprise. Even the redshirts themselves! The countdown to next year’s blockbuster STAR TREK sequel continues here, with an ALL-NEW stand-alone story that shows life on the Enterprise through a redshirt’s eyes!
TOPPS Unveils John McCrea’s MARS ATTACKS Trading Cards
Eisner Award-Winner to Illustrate Exclusive Subset & Hand-Drawn Sketch Cards
The Topps Company today has released a first look at a special subset of all-new trading cards by acclaimed comic book artist John McCrea, to be included in this summer’s Mars AttacksHeritage card set.