IDW have released the first details and cover images for their February Star Trek comics. Included will be the 2nd month for the exciting new "Countdown to Darkness" prequel series to the Star Trek: Into Darkness movie. Plus a new issue for the ongoing Star Trek comics set in the new movie universe and a collection of Brannon Braga’s "Hive" comics. See below for all the details.
PREVIEW OF IDW’S STAR TREK COMICS FOR FEBRUARY
Star Trek: Countdown to Darkness #2 (of 4) [32 pages • $3.99]
written by Mike Johnson, art and covers by David Messina
Don’t miss the next chapter in this exclusive comics prequel to next summer’s blockbuster STAR TREK movie! New characters and new conflicts threaten Captain Kirk and the crew of the Enterprise in this all-new story overseen by STAR TREK movie writer/producer Roberto Orci!
Variant covers include limited CGC guaranteed to be a 9.6 or above!
Star Trek #18 [32 pages • $3.99]
Written by Mike Johnson & Ryan Parrott, art by Claudia Balboni, cover by Tim Bradstreet
The countdown to next summer’s STAR TREK movie series continues here in the pages of the hit ongoing comics series! This issue puts the brave and beautiful Uhura in the spotlight as we learn new secrets about her past and witness her first meeting with Spock! Don’t miss this all-new tale overseen by Trek movie writer/producer Roberto Orci!
Variant covers include Tim Bradstreet sketch cover and Photo Cover (not preview)
Star Trek The Next Generation: Hive [TPB • $17.99 • 104 pages]
Written by Brannon Braga, Terry Matalas, & Travis Fickett, art and covers by Joe Corroney
In the distant future the entire galaxy has been completely assimilated by Borg and it’s king… Locutus! The only hope for the future lies in the past, in the hands of Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Starship Enterprise—as Picard faces off against the Borg collective in one final, terrifying, and definitive encounter!