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‘The Seven-Per-Center Solution’ Comes To IDW

Nicholas Meyer’s The Seven-Per-Cent Solution Comes to Comics This August
The Real Story Behind
Sherlock Holmes And Professor Moriarty Is Revealed!

IDW Publishing announced today at WonderCon 2015 the 5-issue comic-book adaption of writer/director Nicholas Meyer’s best-selling mystery novel The Seven-Per-Cent Solution. Scott Tipton and David Tipton, the writing team behind Harlan Ellison’s The City on the Edge of Forever: The Original Teleplay and Star Trek / Planet of the Apes: The Primate Directive, are adapting the material, alongside artist Ron Joseph with cover art by Kelley Jones.
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Review: Star Trek/Planet of the Apes: The Primate Directive #1

What seemed like a joke when it was announced at SDCC 2014, finally debuted this week, as Kirk and the Enterprise crew of Star Trek: TOS crossover with Cornelius, Dr. Zaius, and “Take your paws off me” himself George Taylor of the original 1968 Planet of the Apes film in the team-up that no one expected. While there’s a few things that simply baffle me about even the notion of this crossover, it makes pretty good sense when you really think about, is a solid precedent for more great mash-ups, and issue #1 of the series turned out to be a surprisingly well delivered story with solid art. Continue reading Review: Star Trek/Planet of the Apes: The Primate Directive #1