Here’s the info. on the variants for TMNT #3 from IDW. Available on October 26, 2011.
- Cover A (Dan Duncan) – 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)
- Cover A Newsstand (Dan Duncan) – newsstand edition distributed only to newsstand retailers (primarily Barnes & Noble)
- Cover B (Kevin Eastman) – 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)
- Cover RI A (Kevin Eastman sketch) – 10 copy Retailer Incentive (i.e., shops that order 8 copies of Cover A and 2 copies of Cover B get this one free)
- Cover RI B (Fred Hembeck) – 25 copy Retailer Incentive (i.e., shops that order 20 copies of Cover A and 5 copies of Cover B get this one free)
- Cover RE Jetpack Comics (Peter Laird?) – Jetpack Comics Exclusive Variant; available for purchase from Jetpack Comics
- Cover RE VA Comicon (Brian Shearer) – VA Comicon Exclusive Variant; available for purchase only at the VA Comicon, Oct. 29-30 in Richmond, VA
- Cover Global Conquest (Kevin Eastman) – International Edition issued to markets outside the U.S.A.
Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (w) * Eastman (layouts) * Dan Duncan (a) Duncan, Eastman (c)
The rebirth of the Ninja Turtles continues! New twists in the Turtles’ origin are revealed as Raphael continues his life apart from his brothers and uncovers danger with his new pal Casey Jones. The only result can be some serious street brawlin’! Meanwhile villainous Old Hob has his eyes and ears to the ground and he only has one thought on his mind—bloody revenge! Will the Turtles be reunited in time to stop his plan, or will they be picked off one by one? The only way to find out is to read this issue!
* 2 regular covers will be shipped in a 4-to-1 ratio (4 Dan Duncan, 1 Kevin Eastman)
* Retailers: See your order form for incentive information.
FC * 32 pages * $3.99
* Variant covers:
Kevin Eastman sketch cover
Fred Hembeck spoof cover
* Plot and layouts by Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles co-creator, Kevin Eastman!
* Ask about the rare Fred Hembeck spoof incentive cover!