This week IDW finishes off their four issue TOS era comic book series from the Tipton brothers: "Star Trek: Burden of Knowledge". We have a five page preview of issue 4 below, plus a look at covers and details for the December IDW Star Trek solicitations, including “Star Trek: Khan: Ruling in Hell #3”.
PREVIEW: Star Trek: Burden of Knowledge #4
Writers: Scott Tipton and David Tipton
Artist: Federica Manfredi
Covers: Federica Manfredi & Joe Corroney
After answering a call for help from a most unexpected source, Captain Kirk and the Enterprise return to the site of a previous mission, where they make a shocking discovery, one that may force James T. Kirk to make a decision like no other! It all comes together here! From the creative team behind SPOCK: REFLECTIONS!
Burden of Knowledge #4 cover
Burden of Knowledge #4 — five-page preview:
Burden of Knowledge 4 arrives this week
Star Trek Burden of Knowledge #4 retails for $3.99 and will be available Wednesday September 22nd. You can buy it and the three previous issues at TFAW.
PREVIEW: DECEMBER STAR TREK COMICS
IDW has also issued their solicitations for books for December 2010. The month includes one new Star Trek issue (Khan #3) and one paperback collection (Burden of Knowledge). Here are the covers and details.
Star Trek: Khan: Ruling in Hell #3 (32 pages • $3.99)
Written by: Scott Tipton and David Tipton, art by Fabio Mantovani, cover by Michael Stribling
As the situation on Ceti Alpha V rapidly deteriorates, Khan struggles to find a way to keep his people alive in the face of planetary waste and devastation. Meanwhile, forces conspire against Khan to remove him from power, mercilessly capitalizing on Khan’s sole weakness: his beloved wife Marla.
Star Trek: Burden of Knowledge (TPB 104 pages $17.99)
Written by Scott Tipton and David Tipton, art and cover by Federica Manfredi.
The newest adventure of the classic Enterprise crew begins here! When a routine Federation diplomatic visit turns suddenly and unexpectedly violent, Captain Kirk, Mr. Spock, and Dr. McCoy find themselves kidnapped and halfway across the galaxy. A new Original Series-era miniseries from the creative team behind Spock: Reflections!
You can pre-order the trade paperback for "Burden of Knowledge" which comes out in December.