Idea and Design Works, LLC, better known as IDW, has been publishing some of the most artistic and thought-provoking comic book titles since its debut in 1999. The San Diego-based publisher is the fifth-largest publisher of comic books in the United States, behind big-name giants like Marvel, DC, and Dark Horse. While there are numerous IDW comic titles and series you could read, the company is perhaps best known for producing comic books based on popular, pre-existing movies and television shows. Think X-Files, Back to the Future, and even Godzilla.
Which IDW title is your favorite? Do you enjoy reading about the continuing adventures of the Ghostbusters? Maybe you like the horrific horror series 30 Days of Night. If you are a fan of the hit Netflix series GLOW, then you'll surely be delighted to hear that IDW has an entire series that takes you further into the wide world of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling. There are numerous genres to choose from, including superhero, dark fantasy, horror, mystery, and so much more.
Be sure to vote up your favorite IDW comic series from the company's ever-growing library, and add your own if they're missing from the list below.
Publisher: IDW Publishing
The children of a well-to-do family return to their mysterious family's house. They soon find dark secrets and magical keys amok.
The turtles are back at it again. And it's not just Shredder they'll find themselves up against in this epic series.
Transformers must protect the planet of Cybertron. Mechanical giants go across the surface to offer a protective watch from below and above.
Vampires arise in the town of Barrow, Alaska, where the sun sets 30 days straight every year. However, one sheriff injects himself with vampire blood so that he's able to fight back.
Godzilla has returned to wreak havoc. Monster battles ensue as well as the fight to bring down these titans once and for all.
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics, Fantagraphics Books
Incorporating aspects of Japanese folklore and history, Usagi Yojimbo is an epic tale of a swordsman who sells his services as a bodyguard. The characters are anthropomorphic animals in this series that borrows heavily from Japanese cinema.
Publisher: IDW Publishing
Go behind the villainous bad guys of the G.I. Joe franchise: Cobra. You'll constantly question who's bad and who's worse than bad.
Read about the ongoing adventures of Agents Mulder and Scully as they continue to investigate incidents of the paranormal.
Sonic the Hedgehog has defeated Dr. Eggman. Now he has to race around the world to stop the robotic Badnik forces that are still wreaking havoc on villages.
The adventures of Marty and Doc continue. They have even more time traveling adventures, including times when Marty's memories don't match up with the real world.
The heroes from Baldur's Gate embark on adventures across the Realms. Each one must face trials before they are ready to face their destinies.
Cobra has spread throughout the world, toppling governments in its wake. It's up to a group of civilian saboteurs and spies who will put their lives on the line as part of the new G.I. Joe program.
Following the adventure of Hasbro's My Little Pony dolls, Twilight Sparkle and her friends go on various adventures throughout the land of Equestria.
The Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling are now set to take on the world of Hollywood. The team is robbed of a blissful weekend when they discover they have to do even more wrestling, which involves raising money to fund a big event.
Thalia Rosewood has been obsessed with death for her entire life. Mercy Wolfe needs a new recruit while battling a brain tumor. Inigo Hanover remains a tether to the world beyond, and they all must go toward the light.
A recurring series consisting of short features, including Assassinistas and Kid Lobotomy.
Spaceships crash into Europe in 956 AD. Vikings then have to fight against a new intergalactic threat.
The remaining members of V-8 have to hunt down the plans for a stolen vampire gene screener. Anyone could turn at any time, so they race against the clock for salvation.
Kull has been both a pirate and a slave. Now, he's the defender of Atlantis, and he has to travel through time to save the modern world.
Dive into a new comic book series about the newest Star Trek television show.
Publisher: IDW Publishing
Shakespeare's catalog of characters meet up with one goal: kill their creator, Shakespeare. Hamlet teams up with Romeo and Juliet and meets a colorful cast of characters in this epic revenge fantasy.
Dive into Tom Tomorrow's unique perspective on American lunacy. In the latest edition, Tomorrow takes on Donald Trump and the ensuing political circus following the 2016 presidential election.
There's a dark secret hiding in Tokyo. After a heist goes wrong, a thief finds himself in the battle between the Yakuza and demons.
There's a new Planeswalker in town. Dack Fayden is the best thief in the multiverse, and after he lands a huge score, he goes on a quest that will lead him into unknown territories.
Canto embarks on an epic quest. He must face the Shrouded Man to finally earn his beloved's heart.