35 Days of Kevin Eastman



Kevin Eastman has an awesome event going on in L.A. right now.  Those of you in the area may already know about it but there’s some cool stuff online about it as well.  Check out the links below.  Those of you going, enjoy!   …I’m totally jealous.

The Technodrome Forums

NerdMelt

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TMNT Micro-Series #1 Raphael (IDW) – Delayed 1 Week



Hey all, the TMNT Micro-Series #1 Raphael from IDW has been delayed by one week and will now be released on Dec. 7 (instead of Nov. 30 as previously planned).

Bobby Curnow posted the story behind the delay on The IDW Publishing Forums but I’ve compiled the main details about it right here:

Regarding Raph lateness: This took everyone here at IDW by surprise as well. No problem with our printer, or shipping from there. 
…which points to Diamond. We’ve got an email off to them…

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Happy Thanksgiving 2011 !!



Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!  

A very special “thanks” to our U.S. Military members and families on this day…thank you for protecting the freedoms we are celebrating as part of this day of thanks.


Infestation 2 #02 (IDW)



Here’s the info. on the variants for Infestation 2 #2 from IDW.  Available on April 11, 2012.  Conclusion to the 2012 Infestation 2 event.  NOTE: no TMNT in this issue with exception of the appearance on the Alex Garner Cover A. 

The TMNT will have involvement in Infestation 2 #1 and #2 and Infestation 2 TMNT #1 and #2.

  1. Cover A (Alex Garner) – regular cover
  2. Cover RI (Livio Ramondelli) – 10 copy Retailer Incentive (i.e., shops that order 10 copies of Cover A get this one free)

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Infestation 2 TMNT #02 (IDW)



Here’s the info. on the variants for Infestation 2 TMNT #2 from IDW.  Available on March 21, 2012.

  1. Cover A (Menton J. Matthews III; a.k.a. menton3) – regular cover
  2. Cover RI (Mark Torres) – 10 copy Retailer Incentive “Tentacle Attack” interconnected – connects every Infestation 2 tie-in book (i.e., shops that order 10 copies of Cover A get this one free)

Infestation 2 TMNT #01 (IDW)



Here’s the info. on the variants for Infestation 2 TMNT #1 from IDW.  Available on March 7, 2012.

  1. Cover A (Menton J. Matthews III; a.k.a. menton3) – regular cover shipped in a 4:1 ratio (A:B) in a single order (i.e., if shops order only 1 copy they get Cover A; if they order 4 copies of Cover A they can then purchase one copy of Cover B)
  2. Cover B (Livio Ramondelli) – regular cover shipped in a 4:1 ratio (A:B) in a single order (i.e., shops must order 4 copies of Cover A in order to purchase one copy of Cover B)
  3. Cover RI (Mark Torres) – 10 copy Retailer Incentive “Tentacle Attack” interconnected – connects every Infestation 2 tie-in book (i.e., shops that order 8 copies of Cover A and 2 copies of Cover B get this one free)
  4. RI B Incentive – 25 copy Retailer Incentive TMNT Tattoos – NOTE: there is no variant cover for the RI B incentive for this issue but instead retailers will receive 25 temporary TMNT tattoos for every 25 copies ordered.  How retailers will distribute these to their customers is really up to them.  If your LCS orders a lot of TMNT comics each month then make sure to ask them to include a tattoo with your comics.  However, if your LCS orders fewer than 25 then they won’t be getting these tattoos and you’ll need to look elsewhere for them.

Infestation 2 Team Up (IDW)



Here’s the info. on the variants for Infestation 2 Team Up from IDW.  Available on February 29, 2012.  Please note that there is no TMNT involvement in this issue.  However, since I (and others) have ordered copies of this edition I will leave it here and on the “Upcoming Releases” list so we can still track its progress. 

  1. Cover A (Eric Powell) – regular cover shipped in a 4:1 ratio (A:B) in a single order (i.e., if shops order only 1 copy they get Cover A; if they order 4 copies of Cover A they can then purchase one copy of Cover B)
  2. Cover B (Bill Morrison) – regular cover shipped in a 4:1 ratio (A:B) in a single order (i.e., shops must order 4 copies of Cover A in order to purchase one copy of Cover B)
  3. Cover RI A (Livio Ramondelli) – Inter-connected “Tentacle Attack” Cover (connecting every Infestation 2 tie-in book); 10 copy Retailer Incentive (i.e., shops that order 8 copies of Cover A and 2 copies of Cover B get this one free)
  4. Cover RI B (Alan Robinson) – signed by Chris Ryall; 25 copy Retailer Incentive (i.e., shops that order 20 copies of Cover A and 5 copies of Cover B get this one free)


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TMNT Vol. V, Vol. 01: Change Is Constant TPB (IDW)



TMNT, Vol. 01: Change Is Constant TPB from IDW.  Collects TMNT Vol. V #1-4 from IDW.  Available on February 08, 2012.  It sounds like there’s only going to be one cover for this TPB but there are two different pictures out there.  PREVIEWS lists the Eastman cover if that’s of any merit.

  1. Cover Regular (Dan Duncan) – regular cover

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TMNT Micro-Series #03: Donatello (IDW)



Here’s the info. on the variants for the TMNT Micro Series #3: Donatello from IDW.  Available on February 29, 2012.

  1. Cover A (David Petersen) – regular cover shipped in a 4:1 ratio (A:B) in a single order (i.e., if shops order only 1 copy they get Cover A; if they order 4 copies of Cover A they can then purchase one copy of Cover B)
  2. Cover B (Valerio Schiti) – regular cover shipped in a 4:1 ratio (A:B) in a single order (i.e., shops must order 4 copies of Cover A in order to purchase one copy of Cover B)
  3. Cover RI A (David Petersen B&W variant) – 10 copy Retailer Incentive (i.e., shops that order 8 copies of Cover A and 2 copies of Cover B get this one free)
  4. Cover RI B (Kevin Eastman remastered Retro variant) – 25 copy Retailer Incentive (i.e., shops that order 20 copies of Cover A and 5 copies of Cover B get this one free)

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