Godzilla Volume 3 Trade Paperback from IDW
New Comic Book Collection on Sale August 6th
Source: IDW Publishing
Special Thanks to Nate Murray and Kahlil Schweitzer
On August 6th, IDW Publishing will release the last trade paperback of the Godzilla comic book series by writer Duane Swierczynski and artist Simon Gane. Godzilla Volume 3 collects issues #9–13, runs 124 pages and retails for $19.99.
The end is NIGH! Space Godzilla and other interstellar enemies arrive on Earth and they’re here to stay… and destroy humanity! Boxer, with his team decimated, realizes just how in over his head he is. There’s only one possible ally he can turn to… his greatest enemy, Godzilla!
In order to save the planet, Boxer must support and cover Godzilla and other monsters from Earth in their savage battle against Space Godzilla, Gigan and others. Godzilla is battered and beaten but not down for the count… but he still must face his most fearsome foe ever. Prepare for the final, unthinkable battle!
Godzilla Volume 3 TPB
Writer: Duane Swierczynski
Artist: Simon Gane
Colors: Rhonda Pattison
Editor: Bobby Curnow
Cover: Matt Frank
In-Store Date: August 6, 2013
About IDW Publishing
IDW is an award-winning publisher of comic books, graphic novels and trade paperbacks, based in San Diego, California. Renowned for its diverse catalog of licensed and independent titles, IDW publishes some of the most successful and popular titles in the industry, including: Hasbro’s The TRANSFORMERS and G.I. JOE, Paramount’s Star Trek; HBO’s True Blood; the BBC’s DOCTOR WHO; Toho’s Godzilla; and comics and trade collections based on novels by worldwide bestselling author, James Patterson. IDW is also home to the Library of American Comics imprint, which publishes classic comic reprints; Yoe! Books, a partnership with Yoe! Studio.
IDW’s critically- and fan-acclaimed series are continually moving into new mediums. Currently, Warner Brothers and Barry Sonnenfeld are attached to adapt LORE into a feature film starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Jerry Bruckheimer Films and Disney are creating a feature film based on World War Robot, with Michael Bay’s Platinum Dunes and Sony bringing Zombies vs. Robots to film.
About Toho Co., Ltd.
Founded in 1932 and headquartered in Tokyo, Toho Company, Ltd. is one of the leading entertainment conglomerates in Japan. Toho is best known worldwide as the producer of twenty-eight Godzilla motion pictures, based upon a character the company unleashed on the world back in 1954, and masterpiece films directed by Akira Kurosawa. Toho has been the number one distributor of motion pictures in Japan (both domestic and foreign) for eight consecutive years since 2003. The company is also, throughout Japan, the leading producer of theatrical works and one of the largest owners of office buildings and theaters.
For more information on IDW’s Godzilla comics, please see the previous coverage here on SciFi Japan:
- IDW to Publish New Godzilla Comic Book Series in 2011
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