IDW has announced their line-up of comics for the month of July, including the third and final part of the "After Darkness" story arc covering the immediate aftermath of the Star Trek Into Darkness movie. See below for more details, plus news on the Countdown To Darkness collection.
JULY IDW SOLICITATIONS
Star Trek #23
(Full Color • 32 pages • $3.99)
Mike Johnson • Art by Erfan Fajar • Cover by Tim Bradstreet (c)
The drumbeats of all-out galactic war grow stronger in this all-new story spinning out of the events of this summer’s blockbuster film STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS! The adventures of Kirk, Spock and the crew of the Enterprise continue in this latest chapter overseen by STAR TREK writer/producer Roberto Orci!
Will include 2 variant covers (variant Tim Bradstreet sketch cover and Retailer Incentive Photo Cover).
You can pre-order the other 2 issues from the "After Darkness" arc at TFAW (Issue #23 was just announced and should be available for pre-order soon).
July also brings the fifth collection of the ongoing Star Trek comic series (comprising issues 17-20).
Star Trek, Vol. 5
(Trade Paperback • Full Color • $17.99 • 104 pages • ISBN 978-1-61377-687-2)
Mike Johnson & Ryan Parrott • Art by Claudia Balboni • Cover by Tim Bradstreet
Find out how Doctor Leonard "Bones" McCoy found himself on a shuttle to Starfleet Academy with James T. Kirk! Learn new secrets about Uhura’s past and witness her first meeting with Spock! Discover what led young Montgomery Scott to devote himself to engineering. And, witness Sulu’s and Chekov’s first meeting at Starfleet Academy, and learn how their paths intertwined all the way to the bridge of the Enterprise! All overseen by Star Trek writer/producer Roberto Orci.
Star Trek Volume 5 is available for pre-order at Amazon.
Star Trek Countdown To Darkness TPB Available Now
And the trade paperback compilation for "Star Trek: Countdown to Darkness" has arrived a bit early. You can pick one up now from Amazon for $10.71.