Uncle Scrooge #1
-It’s rare that a publisher launches a children’s comic in this day and age, so kudos to IDW for releasing a new one!
-Yes, Marvel may be owned by Disney, but IDW has acquired the rights to print new material of classic Disney characters.
-Uncle Scrooge launches a series of Disney comics, including Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck.
-Each issue of the Uncle Scrooge series will see Scrooge McDuck and his nephews adventuring in single issue stories, some time with other Disney characters!
Beyond Belief #1
-Chris Hardwick’s Nerdist Network rules ALL the airwaves, but now it will also rule the comic book page!
-Adapted from the Beyond Belief segment of The Thrilling Adventure Hour Podcast!
-The issues are written by Ben Blacker and Ben Acker, two regular contributors to the Nerdist Network!
-Each issue will feature a different horror story!
Empire Uprising #1
-Respected, veteran comic book author, Mark Waid (Shield, Kingdom Come, Daredevil), launches another new series this Wednesday!
-Following up on the Empire miniseries Waid wrote years ago, Empire Uprising continues a year after those events.
-A lot of super villains claim they’re going to conquer the world. Golgoth, the protagonist of Empire Uprising, actually did it.
-Can a superhero resistance force manage to topple the mad ruler? Read to find out.
-Chip Zdarsky (or as his friends know him, Chololick Chip Zdouchsky), co-creator of Sex Criminals and author of the new Howard the Duck series, launches an absurd Sci-Fi series at Image!
-Image Comics has been killing it with a plethora of space adventure series lately, including Invisible Republic, Copperhead, Descender, Roche Limit, and Southern Cross. Kaptara is the next hit!
-A crew of space people land on the surreal planet of Kaptara and, you know, stuff goes on. Or, at least, that’s what Chip says.
-Like if God Hates Astronauts, Manhattan Projects, Sex Criminals, and Prophet had a four-way baby!