October is going to be a big month for comics from me so I thought I’d gather all the solicits in one easy place. Keep scrolling down for Shadow Service #3, Transformers Back to the Future #1, Shadow of Vader’s Castle, Star Wars Adventures #2 and Assassin’s Creed Valhalla: Song of Glory #1!
First up is my favourite cover of Shadow Service so far. I want it on a t-shirt!
Shadow Service #3 (of 10)
(W) Cavan Scott (CA) Triona Farrell (A/CA) Corin Howell
The net tightens as Gina realises her closest ally works for the demonic forces that threaten her way of life. The time for running has passed, but can she trust her new teammates? And what will she risk to save the life of an innocent man?
In Shops: Oct 21, 2020 | Vault Comics | SRP: $3.99 | Order Code: AUG201715
Don’t miss this awesome variant from Rebekah Isaacs (Order Code: AUG201716.)
Transformers Back to the Future #1 (of 4)
(W) Cavan Scott (A/CA) Juan Samu
Great Scott! Marty McFly has just returned from the adventure of a lifetime to a new, better Hill Valley?-everything’s looking up for him! That is, until Marty and his friend Doc Brown’s time machine attracts the attention of the Decepticons! With one small mistake, Marty finds himself once again thrust into adventure to stop the Decepticon plot in the past, present, and future… all with the help of a new time machine… the Autobot, Gigawatt!
In Shops: Oct 07, 2020 | IDW | SRP: $3.99 | Order Code: AUG200528
Star Wars Shadow of Vader’s Castle One Shot
(W) Cavan Scott (A) Derek Charm, Nicoletta Baldari, Nick Brokenshire (A/CA) Francesco Francavilla
The Empire has fallen, and the Mustafarians celebrate. But they know they will never be safe as long as they live in the shadow of Vader’s Castle. Two young boys decide they’re going to destroy the castle themselves. But a wizened old Mustafarian tries to put them off by telling them tales to teach them the lessons they might otherwise have to learn the hard way.
In Shops: Oct 14, 2020 | IDW | SRP: $7.99 | Order Code: AUG200552
And there is also this amazing Derek Charm variant (order code: AUG200553)
Star Wars Adventures #2
(W) Michael Moreci, Cavan Scott (A) Ilias Kyriazis, Derek Charm (CA) Francesco Francavilla
Between the events of The Last Jedi and The Rise of Skywalker, Poe and Finn have taken Rey to a remote planet to continue her Jedi training. But they’re surprised to find that the First Order’s reach extends far and wide. Plus, an all-new tie-in story to the Shadows of Vader’s Castle one-shot!
In Shops: Oct 21, 2020 | IDW | SRP: $3.99 | Order Code: AUG200548
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla: Song of Glory #1 (of 3)
(W) Cavan Scott (A) Martin Tunica (CA) Karl Kopinski
Blades clash in this prequel to Ubisoft’s next hit video game, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. Norway. Mid-9th century CE. Eivor, a Viking warrior, observes a village raided by a neighboring kingdom. Bloodshed and mayhem erupt as she seizes the attack in her own favor-but will her victory be a blessing to her clan or a terrible curse? Elsewhere, another Viking searches for a different kind of prize, one of crucible steel . . .
• Prequel to Ubisoft’s next Assassin’s Creed.
• Ubisoft’s video game Assassin’s Creed Valhalla releases Holiday 2020!
In Shops: Oct 21 2020 | Dark Horse | SRP: $3.99 | Order Code: AUG200401