IDW Publishing, Press Release | July 27, 2016

IDW Publishing Recaps Comic-Con 2016


New Series, TV Shows, Eisners, & More!

This Comic-Con International was IDW Publishing’s most successful yet with high profile booth signings, in demand exclusives, and major announcements!

Each day’s announcements were bigger than the next and here’s your guide to what’s next from IDW that made a splash at the con:

Wynonna Earp Season 2 announced

The hit Syfy series was renewed for a second season based on the comic by Beau Smith and with showrunner Emily Andras returning to bring more Wynonna Earp adventures to the small screen.

Batman/TMNT Adventures + Star Trek/Green Lantern

IDW continues its successful crossovers with DC Comics with these exciting new series.

Star Trek: Boldly Go

Following the events of the new movie, a new Star Trek series will arrive in October with the current creative team of Mike Johnson and Tony Shasteen.

Post-RevolutionNew Transformers series

Lost Light and Optimus Prime from James Roberts and John Barber were announced in addition to more details regarding the new direction and creative team for G.I. Joe from Aubrey Sitterson and Giannis Milonogiannis.

Saucer State

Paul Cornell and Ryan Kelly bring their Vertigo series Saucer Country back in the form of Saucer State coming in 2017.

Jack Kirby’s Fantastic Four Artist’s Edition

The latest and greatest Artist’s Edition was announced as Jack Kirby’s Fantastic Four which hits this December.

Jurassic World

A new Jurassic World series was teased on the IDW panel. More details to come!

The Misfits

A spin-off series of Jem and the Holograms, starring their popular rivals, is in the works with script by Jem writer Kelly Thompson and covers by Shouri.

It’s Alive! Imprint

IDW unveiled its newest imprint, It’s Alive!, from Drew Ford.


The next arc of Mark Waid and Peter Krause’s Insufferable hits this October.

Alex Toth’s Bravo For Adventure Artist’s Edition

News of another master’s Artist’s Edition was unveiled with this Alex Toth edition announced.

Yakuza Demon Killers

The next big horror series from IDW was unveiled with advanced preview pages Written by Amit Chauhan and illustrated by Eli Powell.


Eisner Awards

To top it all off, IDW Publishing walked away from the Eisners with three awards including Best Reality-Based Work for March Book Three which recognizes the entire team of Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell, Best Archival Collection/Project—Comic Books for Walt Kelly’s Fairy Tales edited by Craig Yoe, and Best Coloring for Jordie Bellaire who won in part for her work on X-Files.

IDW Publishing would like to thank all its creators, fans, and the staff of Comic Con International for another amazing year and we look forward to doing it all again with you in 2017![/fourcol_three] [fourcol_one_last]