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TUESDAY, JANUARY 10, 2012

IDW PUBLISHING FIRST LOOKS

FIRST LOOK: COBRA ANNUAL 2012

Written by: Chuck Dixon.

Art by: S.L. Gallant.

Covers by: Menton3 and Robert Atkins.

Description: Now that the Cobra Civil War has ended, a new, more ruthless Cobra Commander has stepped into place. But how much do we really know about this new Commander? There’s only so much we can tell you! In this first-ever Cobra Annual, Cobra Commander's origin is finally revealed! Once a [CLASSIFIED] in the [CLASSIFIED], the Commander led a [CLASSIFIED] and stole from [CLASSIFIED] and [CLASSIFIED]. Soon, this caught the attention of COBRA. A choice was given: join us or die. Little did High Command suspect that [CLASSIFIED] would one day become the newest leader of Cobra.

Pages: 48.

Price: $7.99.

In stores: Jan. 11.



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FIRST LOOK: COBRA #9

Written by: Mike Costa.

Art by: Alex Cal.

Covers by: Dave Wilkins and Antonio Fuso.

Description: "Cobra Command," Part Three! As the takeover of a foreign nation by the new Cobra Commander continues, we follow other members of Cobra High Command who are not as amenable to the new Commander as they first seemed. While certain Cobra agents quietly plot their vengeance, others align themselves with the new Commander... but he may have more in store for Cobra than just a military coup.

Pages: 32.

Price: $3.99.

In stores: Jan. 11.





FIRST LOOK: DOCTOR WHO #13

Written by: Joshua Hale Fialkov.

Art by: Matthew Dow Smith.

Covers by: Mark Buckingham and photo.

Description: Special four-issue arc by writer Joshua Hale Fialkov! 1941. Casablanca. Murder. Sound familiar? It does as well to the Doctor, Amy, and Rory, who revel in being in the setting for the classic film. That is until they uncover a world-domination plot not hatched by Hitler!

Pages: 32.

Price: $3.99.

In stores: Jan. 11.





FIRST LOOK: H.P. LOVECRAFT: THE DUNWICH HORROR #4

Written by: Joe R. Lansdale.

Art by: Peter Bergting.

Cover by: Menton 3.

Description: A new vision of the most famous H.P. Lovecraft story concludes, courtesy of Joe R. Lansdale and company! After gaining access to the fabled Necronomicon, four young friends attempt to harness its power to stop the cosmic horror they have unleashed upon an unsuspecting world.

Pages: 32.

Price: $3.99.

In stores: Jan. 11.





FIRST LOOK: G.I. JOE: A REAL AMERICAN HERO #174

Written by: Larry Hama.

Art by: S.L. Gallant.

Covers by: Herb Trimpe, S.L. Gallant and Larry Hama.

Description: Snake Eyes and Storm Shadow are on the hunt, tracking down the members of the deadly Blue Ninja clan and bringing them to justice before they cause more harm to the Arashikage. But these adversaries may prove too difficult for the ninjas to face alone... it may be time to call in reinforcements!

Pages: 32.

Price: $3.99.

In stores: Jan. 11.





FIRST LOOK: SNAKE EYES #9

Written by: Chuck Dixon.

Art by: Alex Cal.

Covers by: Dave Wilkins, Robert Atkins and Nick Runge

Description: "Cobra Command," Part Two! Snake Eyes travels halfway around the world with his team to stop the invasion of a sovereign nation under attack by Cobra. But the Joes’ silent warrior may be on a mission all his own. Snake Eyes is haunted by his past and Storm Shadow is at the heart of it. Snake Eyes carves himself his own bloody corner in a war of annihilation!

Pages: 32.

Price: $3.99.

In stores: Jan. 11.





FIRST LOOK: TRANSFORMERS: MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE #1

Written by: James Roberts.

Art by: Nick Roche.

Covers by: Alex Milne and Nick Roche.

Description: This second all-new ongoing Transformers title reunites the fan-favorite creative team behind Last Stand of the Wreckers and sends the Transformers on an epic quest to the farthest reaches of the Transformers Universe and beyond! The adventure starts here!

Pages: 32.

Price: $3.99.

In stores: Jan. 11.









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