TMNT: The Last Ronin #03 (IDW)



TMNT: The Last Ronin #03 of 05 from IDW.  Oversized format 7.1″ x 10.875″ and 48 pages.   Original IDW solicitation details below.  Available March 03, 2021 May 26, 2021.

  1. Cover A (Kevin Eastman/Esau Escorza/Isaac Escorza) – regular cover A
  2. Cover RI (Freddie E. Williams II) – 10 copy (1:10) Retailer Incentive (RI) cover.  NOTE: Artist Ben Bishop in partnership with Tentacle 10 used 56 copies of the RI cover to create a custom Split Decision Comics/Tentacle 10 variant with metal plates adhered to the front covers (using different artwork – nicknamed the “B-Hole Variant”).  Additionally, Ben Bishop used 50 more RI covers to create a “metal only” variant nicknamed “Bleecker Street Metal” with artwork by Ben Bishop that was used exclusively for the “Bleecker Street” metal plate adhered to the RI covers.
  3. Cover RE AOD Collectables (Shawn Daley) – AOD Collectables Retailer Exclusive (RE) cover; available from AOD Collectables.  Limited to 450 copies.
  4. Cover RE Big Time Collectibles A (John Giang) – Big Time Collectibles Retailer Exclusive (RE) A-Trade Dress cover; available at Big Time Collectibles.  Limited to 500 copies.
  5. Cover RE Big Time Collectibles B (John Giang) – Big Time Collectibles Retailer Exclusive (RE) B-Virgin cover; available at Big Time Collectibles.  Limited to 450 copies.
  6. Cover RE Bishart Kids Club (Noah Sult) – Bishart Kids Club Retailer Exclusive (RE) cover; available at the Bishstore (discounted for members of the Bishart Kids Club).  Limited to 200 copies.  NOTE: 50 copies of this variant were sold with metal plates adhered to the front covers.  One of eight “delayed 1st Printing” variants printed in July 2021 that contain an updated cover gallery (inside front & back covers). 
  7. Cover RE Bishart.net (Ben Bishop) – Bishart.net Retailer Exclusive (RE) cover; available at Bishart.net.  Limited to 350 copies.  NOTE: 50 copies of this variant were sold with metal plates adhered to the front covers.  One of eight “delayed 1st Printing” variants printed in July 2021 that contain an updated cover gallery (inside front & back covers).
  8. Cover RE IDW Convention Exclusive (Ben Bishop) – IDW Convention Exclusive Retailer Exclusive cover for SDCC 2021.  Available online at the IDW Store. One of eight “delayed 1st Printing” variants printed in July 2021 that contain an updated cover gallery (inside front & back covers).
  9. Cover RE Jetpack Comics (Rich Woodall) – Jetpack Comics Retailer Exclusive (RE) cover; available at Jetpack Comics.  Limited to 450 copies.
  10. Cover RE Jolzar Collectibles A (Johnny Desjardins) – Jolzar Collectibles Retailer Exclusive (RE) A cover; available at Jolzar Collectibles.  Limited to 450 copies.
  11. Cover RE Jolzar Collectibles B (Kael Ngu) – Jolzar Collectibles Retailer Exclusive (RE) B cover; available at Jolzar Collectibles.  Limited to 300 copies.
  12. Cover RE Jolzar Collectibles C (Alan Quah) – Jolzar Collectibles Retailer Exclusive (RE) C cover; available at Jolzar Collectibles.  Limited to 450 copies.
  13. Cover RE Jolzar Collectibles D (Gabrielle Dell’Otto) – Jolzar Collectibles Retailer Exclusive (RE) D-Trade Dress cover; available at Jolzar Collectibles.  Limited to ? copies.
  14. Cover RE Jolzar Collectibles E (Gabrielle Dell’Otto) – Jolzar Collectibles Retailer Exclusive (RE) E-Virgin cover; available at Jolzar Collectibles.  Limited to ? copies.
  15. Cover RE Kevin Eastman Fan Club (Kevin Eastman) – Kevin Eastman Fan Club Retailer Exclusive (RE) cover; available to members of the Kevin Eastman Fan Club in the Members Only Store.  Limited to 600 copies. One of eight “delayed 1st Printing” variants printed in July 2021 that contain an updated cover gallery (inside front & back covers).
  16. Cover RE Obscurity (n/a) – Retailer Exclusive (RE) Obscurity cover – matte sketch paper; available by invite only.  Original printing was mistakenly printed with glossy cover and has the original 1st Printing cover gallery (Glossy Misprint); corrected printing in July 2021 contains the updated “delayed 1st Printing” cover gallery (inside front & back covers).
  17. Cover RE Split Decision Comics (Ben Bishop) – Split Decision Comics Retailer Exclusive (RE) cover; available from Split Decision Comics / Bishstore.  Limited to 350 copies.  NOTE: 50 copies of this variant were sold with metal plates adhered to the front covers.  Also see NOTE on RI cover. One of eight “delayed 1st Printing” variants printed in July 2021 that contain an updated cover gallery (inside front & back covers).
  18. Cover RE Tentacle 10 A (Kevin Eastman / Justin Roiland) – Tentacle 10 Retailer Exclusive (RE) A-Color cover; available at Tentacle 10.  Limited to 600 copies. One of eight “delayed 1st Printing” variants printed in July 2021 that contain an updated cover gallery (inside front & back covers).
  19. Cover RE Tentacle 10 B (Kevin Eastman / Justin Roiland) – Kevin Eastman Fan Club Retailer Exclusive (RE) B-B&W cover; available at Tentacle 10.  Limited to 500 copies. One of eight “delayed 1st Printing” variants printed in July 2021 that contain an updated cover gallery (inside front & back covers).
  20. Cover RE Tentacle 10 C (Justin Roiland) – Kevin Eastman Fan Club Retailer Exclusive (RE) C-Pencils cover; available at Tentacle 10.  Limited to 400 copies. One of eight “delayed 1st Printing” variants printed in July 2021 that contain an updated cover gallery (inside front & back covers).
  21. Cover RE The Nerd Store / Hive Comics A (Stan Yak) – The Nerd Store / Hive Comics joint venture Retailer Exclusive (RE) A-Color cover; available at The Nerd Store and Hive Comics.  Limited to ?? copies.
  22. Cover RE The Nerd Store / Hive Comics B (Stan Yak) – The Nerd Store / Hive Comics joint venture Retailer Exclusive (RE) B-B&W cover; available at The Nerd Store and Hive Comics.  Limited to ?? copies.
  23. Cover RE The One Stop Shop A (Tyler Kirkham) – The One Stop Shop Retailer Exclusive (RE) A cover; available at The One Stop Shop.  Limited to ? copies.
  24. Cover RE The One Stop Shop B (Sajad Shah) – The One Stop Shop Retailer Exclusive (RE) B cover; available at The One Stop Shop.  Limited to ? copies.
  25. Cover RE Unknown Comic Books (Mico Suayan) Unknown Comic Books Retailer Exclusive (RE) cover; available from Street Level Hero L.A.Unknown Comic BooksMutant Beaver ComicsComic Traders7Ate9 Comics, & Comic Grail Vault.
  26. Cover RE Wicked Gator Comics/Yellow Snow Comics (David Sanchez)Wicked Gator Comics / Yellow Snow Comics joint-venture Retailer Exclusive (RE) cover; available at Wicked Gator Comics & Yellow Snow Comics.  Limited to 450 copies.
  27. 2nd Printing (Esau Escorza/Isaac Escorza) – 2nd Printing cover (Diamond order code APR219429); available July 28, 2021.

TMNT: The Last Ronin #3 (of 5)—Cover A: Kevin Eastman, Esau Escorza, Isaac Escorza (DEC200456)

Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird, Tom Waltz (w) • Ben Bishop (a) • Kevin Eastman, Esau Escorza, Isaac Escorza (a/ca)

Unexpected allies from the past reveal a possible path to salvation! As the Foot Clan sweeps NYC for the rogue Ronin, a final desperate plan in the name of vengeance is made! Spanning decades, this issue’s action and intrigue will set up the astounding final issues!

FC Oversize 7.1″ x 10.875″ • 48 pages • $8.99

*Retailer incentives: Order 10 copies and get one free variant cover by Freddie Williams III (DEC200457)

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