Publishing maverick and alternative-publishing pioneer join forces on a line of books, launching in late 2013 Dark Horse Comics announced today that they have entered into a joint venture to add the newly formed Kitchen Sink Books as an exclusive and independent publishing imprint. Kitchen Sink Books will begin a publishing program in late 2013, focusing on large-format, heavily illustrated art books, archival reprint collections, and original graphic novels. The new imprint will be headed by alternative publishing pioneer Denis Kitchen and book designer/editor John Lind, who will share duties including acquiring and editing new projects, developing talent, and strategically guiding the imprint.

Nintendo has been under fire form fans because of it's systems region locking, with the next gen consoles PS4 and Xbox one becoming  region free a Nintendo one fan has started a petition asking Nintendo to the same.  The fan acknowledges Nintendo's attempts of shorting the gap in release dates between worldwide, but asks if  for the Nintendo to open the 3DS, Wii U, and Wii systems region policies to free.
"Following Microsoft's U-turn on its DRM policies, including making the Xbox One region-free alongside the PS4, Nintendo is now left as the only major console manufacturer that maintains a 

IDW Publishing is renowned for having great exclusives at San Diego Comic-Con International every year, but 2013 finds them taking it to the next level. See below for a complete list of SDCC exclusives, which promise to be the most sought after of the show!

Some of the items will be available for pre-order from IDW's web store beginning today, July 2nd. Fans that preorder will be able to pick up their books from the IDW booth (These items will be noted below with an *asterisk).

IDW's web store can be found here: IDW Con Exclusives