Transformers Crosses With Zombie & Star Trek04/01/2011
Here’s some pretty coll crossovers happening early in 2011. IDW Publishing will introduce the zombie “Infestation” to the Star Trek and Transformers universe. From the Press Release: Zombie Epic Crosses into Star Trek and TRANSFORMERS Next Chapter of IDW Multi-Title Event Starts A first in the company’s history, IDW Publishing is proud to offer INFESTATION!
Kicking off January 2011, fan-favorite writers Dan Abnettand Andy Lanning (The Thanos Imperative, Legion of Super-Heroes) and artist David Messina (True Blood) begin this multi-dimensional saga with INFESTATION #1.
The adventure continues in February withTRANSFORMERS: INFESTION #1 and #2, andSTAR TREK: INFESTATION #1 and #2. Each bi-weekly series pits star characters against hordes of the undead, courtesy of major comics creators.
“Infestation is the culmination of many months of planning, running through various what-if scenarios and basically looking for ways to upend our many established universes,” saidChris Ryall, IDW’s Chief Creative Officer.
“All for the greater good of telling an exciting, multi-layered story and building toward new developments in the future, of course. Even if the affected characters might not agree with me… if they were still able to, that is.”