Make It So: Preview Picard Countdown #1 From Beyer, Johnson, Hernandez And IDW
by Olly MacNamee
As excitement grows for the new Star Trek series from Amazon Prime/CBS All Access, Picard, IDW relates a new mini-series featuring the man himself as we countdown to the show, coming January 24th 2020, in Picard Countdown from writers Kirsten Beyer, Mike Johnson (who we interview about his writing gig on Blade Runner 2019 here), artist Angel Hernandez, colorist Joana LaFuente and letterer Neil Uyetake. Below is a preview of the debut issue out Wednesday 27th November, from IDW, with more than just the one familiar face from Star Trek:The Next Generation.
You’ve seen the trailer… now, witness the events leading to CBS All Access’s Picard. Before he retired to his vineyard, Jean-Luc Picard was the most decorated admiral in Starfleet. Then one mission changed his life forever. The Countdown starts here!