Monday, June 24, 2019

Nickelodeon Comics: August 2019 Solicitations

Here are all the action-packed comics and graphic novels inspired by hit Nickelodeon shows coming your way in August 2019!

Have I missed anything out? Let me know in the comments below or on Twitter!

Notes: Release dates for the U.S. only; International release dates may vary.

IDW Publishing

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #97 - Cover A: Dave Wachter
Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) • Dave Wachter (a & c)

City at War, Part 5. With enemies victorious on all sides and allies in short supply, the TMNT are at their lowest point. Yet as the TMNT start to blame themselves, a greater threat looms ever closer…

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Available August 28, 2019.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #97 — Cover B: Kevin Eastman
Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) • Dave Wachter (a) • Kevin Eastman (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Retailer incentives:

Order 10 copies and get one free Cory Smith variant cover!

Bullet points:

Don’t miss the earth-shaking lead up to TMNT #100!

Available August 28, 2019.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 22: City At War, Pt. 1
Kevin Eastman, Tom Waltz (w) • Michael Dialynas, Dave Wachter (a) • Michael Dialynas (c)

It’s all been leading up to this! A massive showdown on the streets of NYC!

Everything comes together in this explosive story that sees New York City torn apart by different factions, mutant and human alike! Karai returns to New York and the future of the TMNT, and all of NYC, comes down to a final negotiation between Splinter and Karai. Can they reach an agreement before Bishop’s new plan begins? Leonardo, Raphael, Donatello, and Michelangelo face a gauntlet of danger unlike anything they have experienced before!

Collects issues #90–95 of the ongoing series.

TPB • FC • $19.99 • 152 pages • ISBN: 978-1-68405-556-2

Bullet points:

Advance solicited for October.
Available: October 8, 2019

Offered Again!

- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 1 • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-61377-139-6
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 3 • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-61377-405-2
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 7: City Fall, Pt. 2 • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-61377-876-0
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol 12: Vengeance, Pt. 1 • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-63140-450-x
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 14: Order from Chaos • FC • $19.99 • ISBN: 978-1-63140-612-6
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 17: Desperate Measures • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-61377-568-4
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Vol. 20: Kingdom of Rats • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-68405-345-x

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder in Hell
Mateus Santolouco (w & a & c)

Abandon all hope… as the most infamous villain in the Turtles’ universe, Shredder, returns!

Oroku Saki’s death is just the beginning, and his journey through the depths of the underworld proves to be anything but a divine comedy. How much of Shredder’s soul will remain after he faces the horrors of hell—and as his twisted path leads him deeper through the underworld, will he be able to survive an onslaught of demonic forces? Or, more importantly—the truth revealed about his own soul?!

TPB • FC • $17.99 • 128 pages • ISBN: 978-1-68405-529-6

Bullet points:

Advance solicited for October.
Available: Oct 29, 2019

Offered Again!

- TMNT: Secret History of the Foot Clan • FC • $17.99 • ISBN: 978-1-61377-609-4

Rise of the TMNT: Sound Off! #2 (of 3)
Matthew K. Manning (w) • Chad Thomas (a & c)

The TMNT have been bested by their new sound-controlling enemies! Meanwhile, April struggles to cope with the unorthodox public speaking tips of Splinter!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Retailer incentives:
Order 10 copies and get one free George Caltsoudas variant cover!

Bullet points:

A fun and funny new story that can help kids find their voice!

Available: August 28, 2019

TMNT: Urban Legends #16 — Cover A: Frank Fosco
Gary Carlson (w) • Frank Fosco (a & c)

The Shredder returns—and he’s got Master Splinter! As Mikey, Donatello, and Leonardo mount a rescue mission, secrets are brought to light, and the true identity of their fabled enemy is revealed. Who could be behind the mask?!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Available: August 28, 2019

TMNT: Urban Legends #16—Cover B: Frank Fosco & Erik Larsen
Gary Carlson (w) • Frank Fosco (a) • Frank Fosco & Erik Larsen (c)

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Retailer incentives:

Order 10 copies and get one free variant cover by Kevin Eastman!

Bullet points:

- The entire TMNT Volume 3 run—all 23 issues—reprinted in full color for the first time!

- Culminating in 3 brand-new issues to close out the series!

Nickelodeon’s Splat Attack! (Board Game)
Jonathan Ying (d) • Troy Little & David Garcia Cruz (a)

Prepare for the food fight to end all food fights in an all-star, jam-packed, crossover event featuring Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants, Hey Arnold!, Rugrats, and Invader Zim. In Nickelodeon’s Splat Attack! 2 to 4 players select a team and head to the cafeteria to unload their trays! Sling unique food items and roll dice to determine your hits! When getting splattered with food, pull a splat token from a lunch bag and place it on your character’s grid. If your character’s grid is ever full, then they’re splat’ed and out of the game!

Nickelodeon’s Splat Attack is a family-friendly, miniatures combat game that features custom dice-rolling combat, hand management, and a unique damage system that has players laying splat tiles onto their characters until their characters are completely covered with food-splats!

2-4 players • Playable from ages 14+ • 45-60 minutes • MSRP $59.99 • UPC: 8-27714-01480-8

Item #: IDW 01480

Bullet points:

- Mix and match characters from different shows to create your dream team.
- Move around the cafeteria collecting and flinging food cards at opposing characters.
- Stay alive by cleverly placing tokens in the inventive, puzzle-like damage system.
- Includes 16 unique miniatures.

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The Legend of Korra: Pro-bending Arena (game)
Sen-Foong Lim & Jessey Wright (d) • Tony Vargas (a)

Few diversions in Republic City offer as much excitement as attending a pro-bending game! This is doubly true when the teams facing off in the hexagonal ring are the reigning champs, the White Falls Wolfbats, and their fierce challengers, the Future Industry Fire Ferrets!

In The Legend of Korra: Pro-bending Arena, 2 players face off as either the White Falls Wolfbats or the Future Industry Fire Ferrets in attempt to defeat their opponent and take of the title of Pro-bending Champions. Blending card drafting, resource placement, and area control, players in The Legend of Korra: Pro-bending Arena draft unique decks for each bender on their team, equip special team-ability trick cards, and strategically place their team members and the elements they bend on the board. Push the farthest forward, or in a real show of strength, knock out the other team entirely to claim the pro-bending championship!
2 players • Playable from ages 14+ • 30 minutes • MSRP $49.99 • UPC: 8-27714-01327-6

Item #: IDW 01327

Bullet points:

- A card drafting strategy game based on the popular animated series!
- Game design from Sen-Foong Lim (Junk Art) and Jessey Wright (Pocket Adventure)!
- Features six highly detailed miniatures.

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BOOM! Studios


Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Price: $3.99
Writer: Ryan Parrott
Artist: Daniele di Nicuolo
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Jamal Campbell
Incentive Cover: Kris Anka
In Shops: Aug 28, 2019

Synopsis: NECESSARY EVIL continues as the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers have returned—just in time to discover a secret that may tear apart the team!


Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Price: $4.99
Writer: Ryan Parrott
Artist: Daniele di Nicuolo
Foil Variant Cover: Goni Montes
In Stores: August 28, 2019

Synopsis: Continuing the new Foil Cover initiative from Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #40-49.


Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Price: $19.99
Writer: Paul Allor
Artist: Giuseppe Cafaro
Cover Artist: Diego Galindo
In Stores: October 9 2019


• The Psycho Rangers are back!
• Created by Karone when she was still the evil Astronema, the Psycho Rangers were programmed with overwhelming hate for all things Power Rangers. They were defeated at great personal cost, but now someone has brought them back and they are more murderous than ever before.
• Who brought them back, and why? And can Former Lost Galaxy Pink Ranger Karone and her brother, Red In Space Ranger Andros, stop them before they bring the universe to its knees?
• From writer Paul Allor (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Clue) and the fan-favorite artist Giuseppe Cafaro (Suicide Squad, Power Rangers: Soul of the Dragon)!


Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Price: $3.99
Writer(s): Ryan Parrott & Sina Grace
Artist: Francesco Mortarino
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Ivan Shavrin
Preorder Cover: Miguel Mercado
Incentive Cover: Gleb Melnikov
In Shops: Aug 14, 2019

Synopsis: Faced with the terrible consequences of a war they cannot remember, the Power Rangers are left to pick up the pieces of Shattered Grid, but the effect on the Morphing Grid may be more than they can handle. When put to the test, what will they choose—the world, or their team?

Oni Press

(W) Sam Logan (CA) Fred Stresing (A/CA) Maddie C. (Variant) Simon Troussellier

When ZIM and Dib receive the same Irken distress signal from the stormiest place on Earth-Pandora's Quadrangle-they both race to answer it. But the horrible surprise at the Quadrangle's core will lead them both (and GIR! Don't forget GIR!) to a far corner of the universe, and a world where neither of them are welcome. Part one of a four-part story!

In Shops: Aug 21, 2019


The Loud House #7: The Struggle is Real (Graphic Novel)
Release Date: Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Author: The Loud House Creative Team
Available in Hardcover and Paperback

Age Range: 7 - 11 years
Grade Level: 2 - 3
Series: The Loud House (Book 7)
Paperback: 64 pages
Publisher: Papercutz
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1629917974
ISBN-13: 978-1629917979

Loud House 3-in-1 #2: After Dark, Loud and Proud, and Family Tree (The Loud House)
Author: The Loud House Creative Team
Release Date: Tuesday, August 27, 2019

More LOUD adventures than Mr. Grouse can shake a stick at! Nickelodeon’s hit show featuring Lincoln Loud and his ten siblings! Whether it’s building tree houses, journeying on a role playing adventure, or trying to win Pop Pop’s inheritance Lincoln Loud gets it done in Loud style. Plus, read Loud House “After Dark” and Loud House “Loud and Proud” as originally intended, as a 100-page, nonstop, continuous adventure―the longest Loud House comic yet! All told by the creative team of Nickelodeon’s hit show!

Paperback only.

Age Range: 6 - 11 years
Grade Level: 2 - 3
Series: The Loud House (Book 2)
Paperback: 160 pages
Publisher: Papercutz (August 27, 2019)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 154580334X
ISBN-13: 978-1545803349

The Loud House #8: Livin' La Casa Loud! Paperback
Release Date: Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Author: The Loud House Creative Team
Available in Hardcover and Paperback

Series: The Loud House (Book 8)
Paperback: 64 pages
Publisher: Papercutz (November 26, 2019)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1545803439
ISBN-13: 978-1545803431

Dark Horse Comics

The Legend of Korra: Ruins of the Empire Part Two TP
Michael Dante DiMartino (W), Michelle Wong (A/Cover), and Killian Ng (C)

On sale Oct 8
FC, 80 pages
TP, 6” x 9”

What will it take to stop a war? In a desperate attempt to save the Earth Kingdom from falling back into the dark days of conquest and war, Korra and Kuvira convince an old friend to return for the fight. But will it be enough?

Written by series cocreator Michael Dante DiMartino and illustrated by Michelle Wong (Goosebumps: Download and Die), with consultation by Bryan Konietzko, this is the ultimate continuation of the beloved television series!

More Nick: Nickelodeon USA's June 2019 Premiere Highlights!

Originally published: Sunday, May 26, 2019 at 7:57pm BST.

Sources: Bleeding Cool, ComicList, Newsarama, Millarworld, First Comics News, Amazon, The Loud House Encyclopedia,,, GoCollect, RangerWiki.

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