DC Comics March 2012 Justice League, Superman, Green Lantern, Batman and Full Solicitations
Courtesy DC Comics, here are the full solicits for March 2012 including their Justice League, Batman, Superman, Green Lantern, Edge, Dark, Young Justice, Vertigo and more family of comics.
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JUSTICE LEAGUE #7Written by GEOFF JOHNSArt by GENE HA and GARY FRANKCover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMS1:25 Variant cover by GARY FRANK1:200 B&W Variant cover by JIM LEEOn sale MARCH 21 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED TCombo pack edition: $4.99 USRetailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for more information.Now that the team’s origin story is complete, starting with this issue we shift to the present-day Justice League! What has changed? Who has joined the team since? Featuring artwork by Gene Ha, the story also reintroduces the team’s greatest champion: Steve Trevor!Also starting in this issue: “The Curse of Shazam!” featuring a story by Geoff Johns and art by Gary Frank! Discover Billy Batson’s place in DC Comics – The New 52 as we reveal his all-new origin story!This issue is also offered as a special combo pack edition, polybagged with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.
JUSTICE LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL #7Written by DAN JURGENSArt by AARON LOPRESTI and MATT RYANCover by DAVID FINCH and RICHARD FRIENDOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TWith the Signal Men defeated and Earth saved from certain annihilation, the members of Justice League International expected to bask in glory and appreciation. Such is not the case as a new threat, one far more dangerous than anyone dared suspect, emerges and attacks with dire results, forever altering the team and sending it in a bold, new and unexpected direction.
AQUAMAN #7Written by GEOFF JOHNSArt and cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO1:25 B&W Variant cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADOOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. The variant cover will feature the standard edition cover in a wraparound format.Who destroyed Atlantis? In the start of a new storyline, we follow the hunter as he stalks and kills his prey, claiming their weapons and armor as trophies. A golden shield, a golden helm…and the final prize is the most powerful of all: a golden trident. The only problem is, he’s going to have to go through Aquaman to get it. Who is he? What is the secret of Aquaman’s trident? And how does this all tie into the destruction of Atlantis?
WONDER WOMAN #7Written by BRIAN AZZARELLOArt and cover by CLIFF CHIANG1:25 B&W Variant cover by CLIFF CHIANGOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. The variant cover will feature the standard edition cover in a wraparound format.Remember the myth of Orpheus? Wonder Woman certainly does. And we hope she’s learned its lessons well, because someone she dearly loves is in Hell’s clutches – and she’s the only one who can mount a rescue mission! But Hades has no mercy, even for his own family – in fact, especially for his own family – and he doesn’t intend to let her walk out of his domain without paying a terrible price!
THE FLASH #7Written by FRANCIS MANAPUL and BRIAN BUCCELLATOVariant cover by DALE KEOWN1:200 B&W Variant cover by FRANCIS MANAPULOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for more information.Captain Cold is back – and he’s more dangerous than ever! Seeking revenge on The Flash, he must convince the rest of the Rogues to reunite one last time. But what tore them apart before? And what did The Flash do to earn their deadly scorn? Find out here!
CAPTAIN ATOM #7Written by J.T. KRULArt by FREDDIE WILLIAMS IICover by MIKE CHOIOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TThis issue’s got all the answers! Why did Nathaniel Adam sign up for Megala’s experiment? How did he become Captain Atom? Do his powers have any limits? And what’s the deal with those numbers? It’s time to explore the past, present, and future of Captain Atom as he tries to stop a catastrophic event even though he’s already too late!
THE FURY OF FIRESTORM: THE NUCLEAR MEN #7Written by JOE HARRIS and ETHAN VAN SCIVERArt and cover by ETHAN VAN SCIVEROn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TNew co-writer Joe Harris (Ghost Projekt) joins Ethan Van Sciver in this white-hot jumping-on issue! Plus: Van Sciver provides interior art for what’s sure to be one of the most talked-about comics of the year! As the fallout from the recent rogue Firestorm attack spreads and threatens to bring down Zither-Tech and the Firestorm Protocols, Ronnie Raymond pursues the Russian Nuclear Man Pozhar on what may well turn out to be a suicide mission. Meanwhile, Jason Rusch is made an offer he can’t refuse. Separated in an evolving game of international atomic brinkmanship, each Firestorm faces a world more dangerous than he ever imagined... while one gets a life-altering shock you’ll never forget!
GREEN ARROW #7Written by ANN NOCENTIArt by HARVEY TOLIBAOCover by HOWARD PORTEROn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TGreen Arrow’s gone looking for trouble, and he’s found it – in triplicate! Three women who give new meaning to the term “drop dead gorgeous” have our hero outnumbered and outgunned! Collectively, they’re called “Skylark,” and they’ve been sent on a secret mission with Oliver Queen as its focus! Who’s directing them, what is their shadowy goal and will Ollie let his guard down and be gulled by these beautiful and deadly adversaries? Join new creative team Anne Nocenti and Harvey Tolibao as they chart the next chapter in the life of Oliver Queen!
MISTER TERRIFIC #7Written by ERIC WALLACEArt by GIANLUCA GUGLIOTTA and WAYNE FAUCHERCover by J.G. JONESOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TWhen a mysterious ghost ship appears in Los Angeles harbor, Mister Terrific must investigate his strangest case yet! Supernatural horror quickly gives way to a nuclear nightmare as L.A.’s protector uncovers a terrorist plot to destroy the city. But while Mister Terrific fights for the City of Angels, a shocking new villain rises from the ashes of betrayal. Get ready to meet Digitus, the unstoppable monstrosity who can outthink Mister Terrific!
DC UNIVERSE PRESENTS #7Written by DAN DIDIO and JERRY ORDWAYArt by JERRY ORDWAYCover by RYAN SOOKOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TWhat do you do when death wears the face of the one you loved? That’s what June Robbins must deal with, as the one person who didn’t survive last issue’s crash, Ace, returns in a monstrous new form, determined to end the lives of June and the Challengers of the Unknown! Get ready for a globe-hopping, reality-warping thrill ride from Dan DiDio and Jerry Ordway!
THE SAVAGE HAWKMAN #7Written by TONY S. DANIEL and JAMES BONNYArt and cover by PHILIP TANOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED THawkman battles an army of living corpses raised from the dead by the power of the Mortis Orb. Now that the ancient relic is in the possession of the Gentleman Ghost, thousands of lives might be snuffed out in an instant. It will take a team-up with New York City’s own Static to stop this undead threat!
ACTION COMICS #7Written by GRANT MORRISONBackup story written by SHOLLY FISCHArt by RAGS MORALES and RICK BRYANTBackup story art by BRAD WALKERCover by RAGS MORALESVariant cover by GREG CAPULLO1:200 B&W Variant cover by RAGS MORALESOn sale MARCH 7 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED TCombo pack edition: $4.99 USRetailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for more information.Metropolis has been captured! To save it, Superman must push the limits of his nascent powers as never before! Aboard the ship that has the city captive, The Man of Steel finds an important tool that may help him defeat Metal-zero and his boss!And as Superman fights foes in the sky, Steel must do what he can to protect those still in danger on the ground in a backup story by Sholly Fisch and Brad Walker!This issue is also offered as a special combo pack edition, polybagged with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.
SUPERMAN #7Written by KEITH GIFFEN and DAN JURGENSArt by DAN JURGENS and JESUS MERINOCover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO1:25 B&W Variant cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADOOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. The variant cover will feature the standard edition cover in a wraparound format.The start of an insanely epic arc from the new writing team of Keith Giffen and Dan Jurgens! New love interests, new roommates, and a new foe: the wicked Helspont! What does this monster want with Superman, and how does it all connect to the Daemonites?
SUPERBOY #7Written by SCOTT LOBDELLArt by R.B. SILVA and ROB LEANCover by SHANE DAVISOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TSuperboy’s come back to N.O.W.H.E.R.E. with vengeance on his mind – but Rose Wilson is waiting for him. Right from the start, she was the one meant to bring him down when he went out of control – and this fight is going to be out of control! What can one woman with swords do against the most powerful teenager in the world? You – and Superboy – will be very surprised indeed!
SUPERGIRL #7Written by MICHAEL GREEN and MIKE JOHNSONArt and cover by MAHMUD ASRAROn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TIt’s Supergirl versus the Worldkillers! But who are they, and where did they come from? What is their connection to Krypton? More important, can the Girl of Steel stop them before they make good on their names and destroy Earth?
BATMAN #7Written by SCOTT SNYDERArt by GREG CAPULLO and JONATHAN GLAPIONCover by GREG CAPULLOVariant cover by DUSTIN NGUYEN1:200 B&W Variant cover by GREG CAPULLOOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TCombo pack edition: $3.99 USRetailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for more information.Batman may have survived the Court of Owls’ first strike (barely), but even as he recuperates, the Court is preparing to launch its most deadly and sweeping attack yet. Plus: The secrets revealed in this issue will change Batman’s world forever! You won’t want to miss the issue everyone will be talking about!This issue is also offered as a special combo pack edition, polybagged with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.
DETECTIVE COMICS #7Written by TONY S. DANIELArt and cover by TONY S. DANIEL and SANDU FLOREA1:25 B&W Variant cover by TONY S. DANIELOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. The variant cover will feature the standard edition cover in a wraparound format.Batman uncovers the truth behind a string of underworld killings involving a guest at the Penguin’s Iceberg Casino, but time is running out! Is unimaginable terror about to strike on the floating gambling den? And what will Bruce Wayne do now that he’s discovered some of Charlotte’s most well kept – and darkest – secrets? It’s death and destruction in the highest of high stakes games at the Iceberg Casino!
BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT #7Written by PAUL JENKINS and DAVID FINCHArt and cover by DAVID FINCH and RICHARD FRIEND1:25 B&W Variant cover by DAVID FINCH and RICHARD FRIENDOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. The variant cover will feature the standard edition cover in a wraparound format. You’ve never seen Bane versus Batman like this before! Since the start of this best-selling series, Bane has been dragging The Dark Knight through a twisted terrain of horror and fear – but two can play that game! Don’t miss this shocking issue as Batman pushes himself further than ever to fight against his deepest demons. And what happens to The Flash and Poison Ivy? Pick up BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT #7 to find out!
BATWING #7Written by JUDD WINICKArt by BEN OLIVERCover by JASON FABOKOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TBatwing comes to Gotham City! Batwing and Batman race back to the city hoping to stop the killer Massacre from assassinating the last two members of Africa’s lost super-team, The Kingdom! Meanwhile, Nightwing, Batgirl, and Robin are already on the ground leading the search. Plus: The dark past of the Kingdom is revealed!
BATMAN AND ROBIN #7Written by PETER J. TOMASIArt and cover by PATRICK GLEASON and MICK GRAYOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TBatman finally discovers NoBody’s lair and must confront Robin and NoBody in an explosive, brutal battle that will shake them all to their very core!
BIRDS OF PREY #7Written by DUANE SWIERCZYNSKIArt by JESUS SAIZ and JAVIER PINACover by JESUS SAIZOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TGo ahead. Skip this issue. You’ll only be missing 20 pages of insane, wall-to-wall action as the Birds of Prey finally catch and unmask the elusive mind-controlling villain known as “Choke” – only to discover that he’s turned one of their own against them! You’ll also be missing Black Canary vs. Ivy! Batgirl vs. Starling! Katana versus…well, that would be spoiling things, wouldn’t it? BIRDS OF PREY #7: The comic for people who think there’s not enough fighting in comics.
BATWOMAN #7Written by J.H. WILLIAMS III and W. HADEN BLACKMANArt by AMY REEDER and ROB HUNTERCover by AMY REEDER1:25 B&W Variant cover by AMY REEDEROn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. The variant cover will feature the standard edition cover in a wraparound format.Six lives on converging courses that will change them forever...Batwoman, in a hidden lair beneath Gotham Harbor, faces a horde of monsters inspired by urban legends led by Falchion, an evil mastermind.Jacob Kane waits in agony for some sign of life.Kate Kane tries to enjoy new romance as the werebeast Abbot begs for her help.Maro, an enigmatic wizard, evokes an evil that all children fear: their own reflections in a darkened mirror.Detective Maggie Sawyer is caught in a turf war between The Werebeast Cult and The Medusa Syndicate.DEO Agent Cameron Chase struggles with a new operative who refuses to be controlled.It’s all coming in “To Drown the World,” part 2.
BATGIRL #7Written by GAIL SIMONEArt and cover by ARDIAN SYAF and VICENTE CIFUENTESOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TOne dark, tragic night, The Joker shattered the life of Barbara Gordon in the landmark story BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE. In this issue, see a side of that story that has never before been told, as BATGIRL faces the demons of her past! And if that’s not enough, a deadly new gentleman killer, Grotesque, stalks the streets of Gotham City!
RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #7Written by SCOTT LOBDELLArt and cover by KENNETH ROCAFORTOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRed Hood is convinced that the super assassin Essence set him up in his battle against the Untitled...and Arsenal and Starfire are prepared to help him get some payback! Plus: The trio learn that the super-villain known as Crux might be a kindred spirit after all! And the murderous Suzie Shu waits in the wings for her revenge!
NIGHTWING #7Written by KYLE HIGGINSArt by EDDY BARROWS and PAULO SIQUEIRACover by EDDY BARROWSOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 USRATED TNightwing vs. Saiko! The truth about Haly’s Circus! A tribute show for the Flying Graysons! They’re all in this amazing issue! Of course, there’s no way they could be related...right? Plus: As the answers regarding Haly’s Circus are revealed, what do they mean for Dick Grayson’s future in Gotham City? And more important, his future as Nightwing? Be here to find out!
CATWOMAN #7Written by JUDD WINICKArt and cover by GUILLEM MARCHOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+In the wake of her run-in with Batman and the loss of someone very dear to her, Catwoman turns over a new leaf. With a new attitude, a new partner and a new game plan, she embarks on a new journey: She’s stealing hot cars. The competition isn’t too happy about it, and the Gotham PD are that much closer to nailing her. There’s only one way out: Drive really, really fast.
GREEN LANTERN #7Written by GEOFF JOHNSArt by DOUG MAHNKE and CHRISTIAN ALAMYCover by DOUG MAHNKEVariant cover by IAN CHURCHILL1:200 B&W variant cover by DOUG MAHNKEOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for more information.“The Secret of the Indigo Tribe,” part 1! The GL team of Hal Jordan and Sinestro must investigate a crime that leads them to the Indigo homeworld in deep space. And what they find there will not only shock them, but also change the way you look at Lantern lore!
GREEN LANTERN CORPS #7Written by PETER J. TOMASIArt by CLAUDE ST. AUBIN and SCOTT HANNACover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADOOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TIn the aftermath of the bloody first arc of the series, John Stewart must bring the body of a fallen Lantern back to his family. But how can John tell them the truth: that he caused this Lantern’s death!
GREEN LANTERN: NEW GUARDIANS #7Written by TONY BEDARDArt and cover by TYLER KIRKHAM and BATT1:25 B&W Variant cover by TYLER KIRKHAM and BATTOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. The variant cover will feature the standard edition cover in a wraparound format.World breaker and sun killer: Invictus has come to remake us all into his vision of perfection – he just needs to burn everything in his path first. In the New Guardians’ most desperate hour, Red Lantern Bleez returns, but is even her rage a match for the wrath of a living god? All this and the origin of Invictus – and how it all ties back to Larfleeze!
RED LANTERNS #7Written by PETER MILLIGANArt by ED BENES and ROB HUNTERCover by ED BENESOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+It’s Green Lantern Guy Gardner vs. the first Red Lantern of Earth! Rancorr – once the human John Moore – was born in the fires of heartbreak and rage, but why are his powers work unlike any other Red Lantern’s? And why will he be such an important player in the upcoming Red Lantern civil war?
JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #7Written by PETER MILLIGANArt and cover by MIKEL JANINOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TStraight off the shocking events of last month’s I, VAMPIRE #6, vampires across the world have gone berserk, attacking anyone and everyone with a pulse. Fearing her apocalyptic vision of the future has come to pass, Madame Xanadu mobilizes the team to intervene. But everything the JL Dark members know about how to slay a vampire is useless, for the world has changed. It’s a crossover that had to be, continuing into this month’s I, VAMPIRE #7!
SWAMP THING #7Written by SCOTT SNYDERArt and cover by YANICK PAQUETTE1:25 B&W Variant cover by YANICK PAQUETTEOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. The variant cover will feature the standard edition cover in a wraparound format.Moss fills lungs. Leaves scrape across skin and wood against bone. A Swamp Thing is rising in The Green’s hour of darkest need…but is Alec Holland a part of it? Or is he just bleeding out in a ditch? And as Alec falls, a horrible champion is taking the throne of the Bone Kingdom at Sethe’s right hand!
ANIMAL MAN #7Written by JEFF LEMIREArt by TRAVEL FOREMAN and STEVE PUGHCover by TRAVEL FOREMANOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+“Animal vs. Man” part 1! As the forces of the Rot continue to pursue The Bakers across the backwoods of America, Cliff and Buddy decide to get in some quality father-and-son time. Plus, Buddy has a terrifying vision of things to come!
FRANKENSTEIN, AGENT OF S.H.A.D.E. #7Written by JEFF LEMIREArt by ALBERTO PONTICELLICover by J.G. JONESOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TThe siege on S.H.A.D.E. City comes to a bloody conclusion, and it may mean the end of the Creature Commandos! With the Hub under Humanid control and Nina’s evil monsters staging a coup, S.H.A.D.E. headquarters is in total disarray. But nothing can prepare Frankenstein for the terrible secret that lies beneath it all!
I, VAMPIRE #7Written by JOSHUA HALE FIALKOVArt and cover by ANDREA SORRENTINOOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+Straight off the shocking events of last issue and continuing the story from this month’s JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #7, Andrew Bennett finds himself in a place he never thought he’d reach during his countless decades walking the Earth. But his absence on Earth signals a deadly loss of order in the vampire hierarchy, as the savage attack on humanity he’s long feared looks like its coming to pass.
O.M.A.C. #7Written by DAN DIDIO and KEITH GIFFENArt and cover by KEITH GIFFEN and SCOTT KOBLISHOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TKevin Kho wakes to find himself trapped inside the Toledo Zoo and unable to “Omactivate”! But things turn really weird when he discovers the animals can talk – and they all live in fear of the horrific taskmaster known as Warden Gaym. Now Kevin’s only hope to escape is to go through the place the terrified animals call “The Evil Factory.”
RESURRECTION MAN #7Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNINGArt by FERNANDO DAGNINOCover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUEOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+The Resurrection Man is on the run! Mitch Shelley was able to escape Arkham, but now Gotham City’s S.W.A.T. team is on his tail. And that’s not the only thing chasing after him…
DEMON KNIGHTS #7Written by PAUL CORNELLArt by DIOGENES NEVES and OCLAIR ALBERTCover by MIKE CHOIOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TThis is it! The walls have fallen, the battle is joined, and the only possible outcome is death…but the Demon Knights keep fighting! History has a grand destiny in store for this alliance of unlikely outcasts – should they survive this issue, that is! After all, beyond the mountains, on the road to Alba Sarum, greater evils than the Horde are lurking...
STORMWATCH #7Written by PAUL JENKINSArt and cover by MIGUEL SEPULVEDA1:25 B&W Variant cover by MIGUEL SEPULVEDAOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. The variant cover will feature the standard edition cover in a wraparound format.They’ve come to steal Earth’s gravity! When a scientific experiment tears a hole in the barrier between dimensions, gravity miners from a forbidden universe invade our world! Can Stormwatch – with their ranks depleted after the cataclysmic events of last issue – find a way to repel alien excavators that shred our reality with every touch?
DEATHSTROKE #7Written by KYLE HIGGINSArt by JOE BENNETT and ART THIBERTCover by SIMON BISLEYOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+For weeks, Deathstroke has fought to learn the identity of the person manipulating him from the shadows – the person who sent him the briefcase and created the Legacy identity. Now, Slade will face this threat head on as an important figure from his past returns with a vengeance. Throw everything you thought you knew about Slade Wilson out the window, because everything changes after this issue’s unbelievable battle!
GRIFTER #7Written by NATHAN EDMONDSONArt and cover by SCOTT CLARK and DAVE BEATYOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TGuest-starring MIDNIGHTER! A voice is calling from the Himalayas; a dark secret awaits Grifter. He tracks it down, only to discover that the secret has a protector: Midnighter, who must not allow Grifter to leave the mountains alive. A massive battle on treacherous ice slopes shows Grifter that he’s in a world of heroes he cannot defeat and opens him up to new world-changing secrets as deadly as they are powerful.
VOODOO #7Written by JOSH WILLIAMSONArt by SAMI BASRICover by JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHEROn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 USRATED T+After returning to the Daemonite space station hunting for answers, Voodoo learns that you should careful what you wish for. Will the truth of the Daemonite hybrids force Voodoo to turn on her masters or will she finally succumb to her dark side?
SUICIDE SQUAD #7Written by ADAM GLASSArt by CLAYTON HENRYCover by IVAN REIS and EBER FERREIRAOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+Hunted through the streets of Gotham City, her former teammates on the Suicide Squad in relentless pursuit – Harley Quinn is out of friends, out of luck and out of time. Will Harley find The Joker before the Squad finds her? Place your bets, people: It’s Harley Quinn vs. the Suicide Squad! Plus: Harley’s origin revealed – it ain’t pretty!
BLACKHAWKS #7Written by MIKE COSTAArt by CAFU and BITCover by KEN LASHLEYOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TThe Blackhawks have always worked in the shadows, hidden away from public view – but now that they’ve been caught on video, and that video has gone viral, the game has changed. Their U.N. masters have added Valkyrie to the team, a woman as skilled at navigating the world of public relations as she is at flying cutting-edge aircraft – it’s too bad the rest of the Blackhawks hate her guts! But while the Blackhawks’ greater mission is public knowledge, team leader Lincoln is still keeping some serious secrets!
MEN OF WAR #7Written by JAMES ROBINSON and J.T. KRULArt by SCOTT KOLINS and PHIL WINSLADECover by VIKTOR KALVACHEVOn sale MARCH 7 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+It’s not the War on Drugs, but these SAS soldiers find themselves battling for control of a poppy field. Can they knock out this Taliban cell’s money source in order to win the bigger battle? Plus: It might have been battle skill or luck that helped Blake survive the crash of his patrol helicopter in Iraq – but which will get him through returning to civilian life?
ALL-STAR WESTERN #7Written by JUSTIN GRAY and JIMMY PALMIOTTIArt by MORITAT, PATRICK SCHERBERGER and DAN GREENCover by LADRONNOn sale MARCH 28 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+Jonah Hex tracks the kidnapper Thurston Moody to New Orleans in pursuit of his bounty. But he and Amadeus Arkham find New Orleans under attack by the August 7, a group of anti-immigrant, steampunk terrorists. Only the renowned Nighthawk and Cinnamon stand between the terrorists and the immigrant workforce of this city. Hex consents to put the bounty aside (for the moment) to help his friends and finds himself in a battle to the death! Plus: Some of the best love stories are tempered with revenge, especially in the case of Nighthawk and Cinnamon.
HAWK AND DOVE #7Written by ROB LIEFELDArt and cover by ROB LIEFELDOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TWhile dealing with their complicated relationship, Hank and Dawn face an attack from a mysterious hunter who reveals a larger conspiracy involving the heroic duo! Legendary creator Rob Liefeld continues his solo run on HAWK AND DOVE as writer and artist with this explosive issue!
TEEN TITANS #7Written by SCOTT LOBDELLArt and cover by BRETT BOOTH and NORM RAPMUND1:25 B&W Variant cover by BRETT BOOTH and NORM RAPMUNDOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. The variant cover will feature the standard edition cover in a wraparound format.Are the Teen Titans ready to stage an assault on N.O.W.H.E.R.E.? No way! But as Red Robin explains to the rest of his team, they’ll have to rally to save the Superboy from certain death. And through all of this, only Solstice learns a secret Red Robin has been hiding that could tear the team apart just as they have finally come together!
STATIC SHOCK #7Written by MARC BERNARDINArt by SCOTT McDANIEL and ANDY OWENSCover by KHARY RANDOLPHOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TStatic seeks information at S.T.A.R. Labs in regard to his sisters, only to discover that they’ve walked in on a heist. Introducing the intangible Phayze, who’s out to steal tech that could change the world. How can Static defeat a villain he can’t touch, protect his sisters from rampaging drones, and keep his alias a secret? It’s just another spark of excitement for this electromagnetic teenager! Featuring the debut of new series new writer Marc Bernardin (THE AUTHORITY, THE HIGHWAYMEN, TV’s Alphas) as we begin an exciting new chapter in a young hero’s story.
BLUE BEETLE #7Written by TONY BEDARDArt by IG GUARA and J.P. MAYERCover by HOWARD PORTER and RAY McCARTHYOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED THe will peel Blue Beetle out of his armor and crush the flesh beneath! He’s Silverback, the one-man tank, and he’s coming for the alien scarab that grants Beetle his powers. But if Beetle can barely control those powers, will he finally embrace the scarab’s true purpose and become the weapon destined to conquer Earth? The decision Jaime makes in this issue will change his life forever!
LEGION LOST #7Written by TOM DeFALCOArt and cover by PETE WOODSOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TNew writer Tom DeFalco (Spider-Girl, SUPERMAN BEYOND) comes on board to take LEGION LOST to new heights! The hulking member Tellus receives a distressing, telepathic cry for help from a woman being tortured. So why does the Legion refuse to come to the rescue?
LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #7Written by PAUL LEVITZArt by FRANCIS PORTELACover by CHRIS SPROUSE and KARL STORYOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TMarooned in a lake of fire, Element Lad, Chemical Kid and Sun Boy face an ecological disaster of 31st-century proportions! And Dragonwing’s got troubles of her own – with her sister’s claws at her throat! Meanwhile, at the edges of United Planets space, the Dominators haven’t forgotten their humiliation at the Legion’s hands…and the next stage of their plan is about to explode!
BATMAN: DEATH BY DESIGN DELUXE EDITION HCWritten by CHIP KIDDArt and cover by DAVE TAYLOROn sale MAY 30 • 112 pg, 6.75” x 10.25”, FC, $24.99 USIn this new, original graphic novel from superstar writer/designer Chip Kidd and artist Dave Taylor, Gotham City is undergoing one of the most expansive construction booms in its history. The most prestigious architects from across the globe have buildings in various phases of completion all over town. As chairman of the Gotham Landmarks Commission, Bruce Wayne has been a key part of this boom, which signals a golden age of architectural ingenuity for the city. And then, the explosions begin.All manner of design-related malfunctions – faulty crane calculations, sturdy materials suddenly collapsing, software glitches, walkways giving way and more – cause casualties across the city. This bizarre string of seemingly random catastrophes threatens to bring down the whole construction industry. Fingers are pointed as Batman must somehow solve the problem and find whoever is behind it all.
DC UNIVERSE ONLINE LEGENDS #25-26Written by MARV WOLFMANArt by MIKE S. MILLER, HOWARD PORTER and LIVESAYCover #25 by MIKE S. MILLERCover #26 by HOWARD PORTER and LIVESAY#25 on sale MARCH 7#26 on sale MARCH 21 • FINAL ISSUE32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED TLex Luthor and the remaining super powered heroes on Earth have sprung their trap on Brainiac...and the real war begins! The events in this issue will be talked about for years to come!The battle that DCUO Legends has been building to for over a year is finally here: Brainiac versus The Man of Steel! But will even Superman be powerful enough to stop this universal evil? And what stunning role will Lex Luthor play in the events? Find out in the stunning series conclusion!
BATMAN: ODYSSEY VOL. 2 #6Written by NEAL ADAMSArt and cover by NEAL ADAMS1:10 B&W variant cover by NEAL ADAMSRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more details.On sale MARCH 21 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US, 6 of 7 • RATED TFaced with the deaths of Talia, himself and everything Bruce Wayne holds dear, Bruce (Batman) and his new friends Bat Man and Primus have put life on hold to make their way through the strangest place in Earth: the underworld. There, Batman lays his life on the line to find the answer that will save lives – but will the price be his own soul?
BATMAN BEYOND UNLIMITED #2Written by ADAM BEECHEN, DEREK FRIDOLFS and DUSTIN NGUYENArt by NORM BREYFOGLE, DUSTIN NGUYEN and DEREK FRIDOLFSCover by DUSTIN NGUYENOn sale MARCH 21 • 48 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED TThe excitement continues in this oversized title chronicling the adventures in the Beyond Universe and making their print debut here!One of Batman’s most explosive villains is back! In an effort to regain his status in the criminal underworld, however, he loses the one thing he loves best...and now all of Gotham may pay the price!The new Justice League Beyond adventure continues, as the League goes in search of AWOL member Micron – who may or may not have gone native while investigating Kobra! A larger, darker secret is about to be revealed...and it could spell doom for Earth!
NIGHT FORCE #1Written by MARV WOLFMANArt by TOM MANDRAKECover by LEONARDO MANCOOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, 1 of 6, $2.99 US • RATED TMarv Wolfman reimagines his classic adventure series for the new millennium!There’s a conspiracy under way that’s been going on for hundreds of years. One determined cop has unknowingly scratched the surface and suddenly finds himself summoned to Wintersgate Manor. But this chilling menace may prove to be too big even for Baron Winters.
THE RAY #4Written by JUSTIN GRAY and JIMMY PALMIOTTIArt by JAMAL IGLE and RICH PERROTTACover by JAMAL IGLEOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, 4 of 4, $2.99 US • RATED TThe final conflict between The Ray and the evil maestro who has been behind all his woes comes to a conclusion. Lucien will need to take his powers to an all-new level to defeat the evil Director and his reality warping abilities.
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. AGENTS #5Written by NICK SPENCERBackup story written by MICHAEL USLANArt by WES CRAIG and MIKE CHOICover by KENNETH ROCAFORTOn sale MARCH 21 • 40 pg, FC, 5 of 6, $3.99 US • RATED TThe amazing Mike Choi (X-Force) contributes a sequence in the latest chapter of the miniseries that has everyone talking! The jaw-dropping twists continue, as true intentions come to light, enemies and allies thought long gone return, and the death toll continues to rise…Plus, the start of a two-part backup story starring the all-new Undersea Agent on a deadly solo mission!
LEGION: SECRET ORIGIN #6Written by PAUL LEVITZArt and cover by CHRIS BATISTA and MARC DEERINGOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, 6 of 6, $2.99 US • RATED TIt’s the climactic conclusion as full-on war breaks out across the United Planets. But there is hope, as the Legionnaires have finally come together to confront the evil behind the attacks on their homeworlds. Will it be in time, and do they have enough power on their own to survive their darkest hour?
HUNTRESS #6Written by PAUL LEVITZArt by MARCOS TO and JOHN DELLCover by GUILLEM MARCHOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, 6 of 6, $2.99 US • RATED TThe shattering conclusion as Huntress, with a billion-euro price on her head and a warrant for her arrest from Interpol, has one last battle to fight before she can leave Italy alive! And don’t miss the surprise guest-star at the end of this issue!
MY GREATEST ADVENTURE #6Written by AARON LOPRESTI, KEVIN MAGUIRE and MATT KINDTArt by SCOTT KOLINS, AARON LOPRESTI, MATT RYAN and KEVIN MAGUIRECover by WALTER SIMONSONOn sale MARCH 14 • 40 pg, FC, 6 of 6, $3.99 US • RATED TRobotman might be able to reconcile man and machine – but can he open his digital heart to the woman who’s been beside him all along? And Garbage Man faces off against the man who destroyed his life, but is any of his old life left to win back? Will the space-traveling Tanga find a place to call home – or at least defeat all the monsters so she can visit for a while?
THE SHADE #6Written by JAMES ROBINSONArt by JAVIER PULIDOCover by TONY HARRIS1:10 Variant cover by JAVIER PULIDORetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more details.On sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, 6 of 12, $2.99 US • RATED T+An immortal villain named The Inquisitor enacts his plan to bring hell to Earth, starting in Barcelona. Luckily for the city (and the rest of the world), the Shade happens to be in town… Don’t miss out on a series that MTV Geek calls “a perfect comic book”!
JUSTICE LEAGUE VOL. 1: ORIGIN HCWritten by GEOFF JOHNSArt and cover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMSOn sale MAY 2 • 176 pg, FC, $24.99 USComics superstars Geoff Johns and Jim Lee make history with the first hardcover collection of a DC COMICS – THE NEW 52 series! In a universe where Super Heroes are strange and new, Batman has discovered a dark evil that requires him to unite the World Greatest Heroes! Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Aquaman, The Flash and Cyborg unite for the first time to form the JUSTICE LEAGUE! Don’t miss the thrill-a-minute hardcover collecting the first six issues of the best selling comic!
BATMAN VOL. 1: THE COURT OF OWLS HCWritten by SCOTT SNYDERArt by GREG CAPULLO and JONATHAN GLAPIONCover by GREG CAPULLOOn sale MAY 9 • 176 pg, FC, $24.99 USFollowing his groundbreaking, critically acclaimed run on DETECTIVE COMICS, writer Scott Snyder (American Vampire) begins a new era of The Dark Knight with artist Greg Capullo (Spawn) and a new beginning for BATMAN! In this hardcover collecting the first six issues, a series of brutal murders rocks not only Gotham City to its core but also the Caped Crusader himself when the prime suspect is one of Batman’s closest allies – Dick Grayson!
GREEN LANTERN VOL. 1: SINESTRO HCWritten by GEOFF JOHNSArt by DOUG MAHNKE and CHRISTIAN ALAMYCover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADOOn sale MAY 16 • 160 pg, FC, $22.99 USThe first six issues of the star-spanning series from DC COMICS – THE NEW 52 are collected in hardcover, with stories by superstar writer Geoff Johns and artist Doug Mahnke! There’s an unexpected new Green Lantern in town: Sinestro. And now, this renegade GL has set a course for Korugar with one purpose: To free his homeworld from the scourge of his own Sinestro Corps – with the not-so-willing help of Hal Jordan!
WONDER WOMAN VOL. 1: BLOOD HCWritten by BRIAN AZZARELLOArt by CLIFF CHIANG and TONY AKINSCover by CLIFF CHIANGOn sale MAY 30 • 160 pg, FC, $22.99 USThe first six issues of the critically acclaimed new WONDER WOMAN series are collected in hardcover! Hippolyta, queen of the Amazons, has kept a secret from her daughter all her life – and when Wonder Woman learns who her father is, her life will shatter like brittle clay. The only one more shocked than Diana by this revelation? Bloodthirsty Hera – so why is her sinister daughter, Strife, so eager for the truth to be told? Superstar writer Brian Azzarello creates a new direction for one of DC’s best-known heroes, with spectacular art by Cliff Chiang and Tony Akins!
BATMAN: NO MAN’S LAND VOL. 2 TP NEW EDITIONWritten by GREG RUCKA, KELLEY PUCKETT, CHUCK DIXON, DENNIS O’NEIL, JOHN OSTRANDER, LARRY HAMA and othersArt by MIKE DEODATO JR., DAMION SCOTT, SCOTT BEATTY, ROGER ROBINSON, SCOTT McDANIEL, DAN JURGENS, BILL SIENKIEWICZ, JIM BALENT, RICK BURCHETT and othersCover by ALEX MALEEVOn sale APRIL 11 • 512 pg, FC, $29.99 USIn this second NO MAN’S LAND collection, Batman and his allies continue their fight to save Gotham City in its darkest hour. Assuming a new persona as Batgirl, the Huntress joins forces with Barbara Gordon, while Nightwing tries to help the city’s remaining citizens. But is this a fight Batman cannot hope to win? This massive volume collects BATMAN: LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #119-121, BATMAN: SHADOW OF THE BAT #87 and 88, BATMAN #567 and 568, DETECTIVE COMICS #734 and 735, YOUNG JUSTICE IN NO MAN’S LAND #1, ROBIN #67, AZRAEL: AGENT OF THE BAT #56, BATMAN CHRONICLES #17, NIGHTWING #35-37 and CATWOMAN #72-74, including chapters never previously reprinted.
BATMAN: KNIGHTFALL VOL. 1 TP NEW EDITIONWritten by CHUCK DIXON, DOUG MOENCH and ALAN GRANTArt by GRAHAM NOLAN, EDUARDO BARRETO, JIM APARO, NORM BREYFOGLE, JIM BALENT, TOM MANDRAKE, KLAUS JANSON, BRET BLEVINS, MIKE MANLEY, RICK BURCHETT and othersCover by MIKE DEODATO JR.On sale APRIL 25 • 640 pg, FC, $29.99 USIn the first installment of this classic storyline, the Dark Knight’s greatest enemies have all simultaneously escaped from Arkham Asylum and are preying on Gotham City. With his city under siege, Batman pushes his body to the limit as he takes on The Joker, the Mad Hatter, Poison Ivy, Killer Croc, The Riddler and the Scarecrow. But things get much worse when Bane, the man behind all the madness, confronts an exhausted Batman – and breaks his back.This massive first KNIGHTFALL volume collects BATMAN: VENGEANCE OF BANE SPECIAL #1, BATMAN #491-500, DETECTIVE COMICS #659-660, SHOWCASE ‘93 #7 and 8 and BATMAN: SHADOW OF THE BAT #17-18, including chapters never previously reprinted.
GOTHAM CENTRAL BOOK FOUR: CORRIGAN TPWritten by GREG RUCKA and ED BRUBAKERArt by STEVE LIEBER, KANO and STEFANO GAUDIANOCover by JOSHUA MIDDLETONOn sale APRIL 25 • 224 pg, FC, $19.99 USWitness the gritty side of the GCPD from their perspective, as teens dressed as Robin the Boy Wonder start turning up dead in this final GOTHAM CENTRAL collection featuring issues #32-40.
THE GREEN LANTERN ARCHIVES VOL. 7 HCWritten by JOHN BROOME and GARDNER FOXArt by GIL KANE and SID GREENECover by GIL KANE and MURPHY ANDERSONADVANCE SOLICITED • On sale AUGUST 22 • 256 pg, FC, $59.99 USIn these high-flying tales from GREEN LANTERN #48-57, Green Lantern battles the evil of villains Sinestro, Major Disaster and many more!
BATMAN: GOTHAM SHALL BE JUDGED TPWritten by DAVID HINE, FABIAN NICIEZA and PETER GALLOWAYArt by CLIFF RICHARDS, GUILLEM MARCH, FREDDIE WILLIAMS II and othersCover by GUILLEM MARCHOn sale APRIL 4 • 200 pg, FC, $19.99 USIn these stories from AZRAEL #14-18, BATMAN #708 and 709, RED ROBIN #22 and GOTHAM CITY SIRENS #22, Azrael and his Angels of Death invade Gotham City. It’s up to Dick Grayson, Tim Drake and Selina Kyle to prove that their city is worth saving.
BATMAN: VENOM NEW EDITIONWritten by DENNIS O’NEILArt by TREVOR VON EEDEN, RUSSELL BRAUN and JOSE LUIS GARCIA-LOPEZCover by TREVOR VON EEDENOn sale APRIL 18 • 144 pg, FC, $14.99 USA new edition of the classic tale from BATMAN: LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #16-20, introducing the strength-enhancing drug Venom. After Batman fails to save a young girl, he becomes addicted to Venom – and his entire life begins to spiral out of control.
LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES: WHEN EVIL CALLS TPWritten by PAUL LEVITZArt by PHIL JIMENEZ, YILDIRAY CINAR, FRANCIS PORTELA and others Cover by YILDIRAY CINAROn sale APRIL 11 • 320 pg, FC, $29.99 USIn these tales from LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #11-16, ADVENTURE COMICS #523-529 and LEGION OF SUPER-VILLAINS #1, the team uncovers a Durlan assassination plot and new Legionnaires learn the ropes at the Legion Academy.
JACK KIRBY’S FOURTH WORLD OMNIBUS VOL. 2 TPWritten by JACK KIRBYArt and cover by JACK KIRBY and MIKE ROYEROn sale APRIL 4 • 396 pg, FC, $29.99 USIn this second “Fourth World” volume, collecting NEW GODS #4-6, FOREVER PEOPLE #4-6, SUPERMAN’S PAL JIMMY OLSEN #141-145 and MISTER MIRACLE #4-6, the evil Darkseid’s schemes continue to unfold while the New Gods, Forever People, Mister Miracle and other heroes battle his minions!
SECRET SOCIETY OF SUPER-VILLAINS VOL. 2 HCWritten by GERRY CONWAY and BOB ROZAKISArt by MIKE VOSBURG, RICH BUCKLER, DICK DILLIN, ALEX SAVIUK, JOE ORLANDO and othersCover by RICH BUCKLEROn sale MAY 16 • 208 pg, FC, $24.99 USDon’t miss this second helping of tales of villainy from SECRET SOCIETY OF SUPER-VILLAINS #11-15, DC SPECIAL #27, DC SPECIAL SERIES #6, SUPER-TEAM FAMILY #13-14, JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #166-167 and a story from CANCELLED COMICS CAVALCADE #2.
HITMAN VOL. 6: FOR TOMORROW TPWritten by GARTH ENNIS • Art by JOHN McCREA and othersCover by JOHN McCREAOn sale APRIL 11 • 336 pg, FC, $29.99 USThis latest collection of HITMAN tales, all collected for the first time from issues #37-50, begins when Tommy Monaghan heads to Ireland to learn the dark truth about his past – and why his parents abandoned him. Plus: A plague of the undead, a showdown with Ringo Chen and more!
TEEN TITANS: PRIME OF LIFE TPWritten by J.T. KRULArt by NICOLA SCOTT, EDUARDO PANSICA and othersCover by NICOLA SCOTT and DOUG HAZLEWOODOn sale APRIL 11 • 200 pg, FC, $19.99 USCollecting TEEN TITANS #93-100! Strange disappearances on an archeological dig prompt Wonder Girl’s mother to ask the team for help – but they’ll have to defeat an ancient menace first! With new teammate Solstice at their side, the teenaged heroes must drive demonic forces from our world or be conquered!
SHOWCASE PRESENTS: ALL-STAR SQUADRON VOL. 1 TPWritten by ROY THOMAS and GERRY CONWAYArt by RICH BUCKLER, DICK GIORDANO, JERRY ORDWAY, ADRIAN GONZALES and DON HECKCover by JOE KUBERTOn sale APRIL 18 • 528 pg, B&W, $19.99 USIn these stories from JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #193 and ALL-STAR SQUADRON #1-18, the All-Star Squadron has been founded on Earth II by the lost heroes from the JSA to stop Per Degaton from delivering mystic weapons to the Axis powers!
SUPERMAN: SECRETS OF THE FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE TPWritten by JERRY SIEGEL, JERRY COLEMAN, ROY THOMAS, JERRY ORDWAY, GEORGE PEREZ, ROGER STERN, MARK SCHULTZ, GEOFF JOHNS and RICHARD DONNERArt by JOHN SIKELA, WAYNE BORING, ROSS ANDRU, MIKE MIGNOLA, CURT SWAN, DOUG MAHNKE, PHIL JIMENEZ and othersCover by ROSS ANDRU and DICK GIORDANOOn sale APRIL 18 • 200 pg, FC, $19.99 USDon’t miss these tales of Superman’s Fortress of Solitude! They’re collected here for the first time from SUPERMAN #17, ACTION COMICS #241 and 261, ACTION COMICS ANNUAL #2 and #10, SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #100, and the hard-to-find DC SPECIAL SERIES #26, previously available in tabloid format!
CARTOON NETWORK ACTION PACK #67Written by CHARLES SKAGGS and JASON BISCHOFFArt and cover by MIKE CAVALLAROOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED EBobo’s favorite fez is destroyed during a battle with a rampaging EVO and he insists on taking Rex to get a replacement. One problem, though...The only hat shop he trusts is all the way in Morocco and it’s under siege by a vicious local gang of EVOs. Are fezzes cool enough to be worth all this trouble?
SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU? #19Written by SHOLLY FISCHArt and cover by ROBERT POPE and SCOTT McCRAEOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED ELots of people are afraid of flying, but what happens when your flight is haunted?! That’s what Shaggy, Scooby and the gang learn when they have to solve the mystery of the haunted plane.
YOUNG JUSTICE #14Written by GREG WEISMAN and KEVIN HOPPSArt and cover by CHRISTOPHER JONESOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED EAqualad visits Atlantis with Superboy and Miss Martian. But can they stop an insidious new menace that threatens to plunge the undersea kingdom into civil war?
TINY TITANS #50Written by ART BALTAZAR and FRANCOArt and cover by ART BALTAZAROn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E • FINAL ISSUEIn this awesome 50th issue, questions are answered! Mysteries are solved! The Tiny Titans may be one step closer to becoming Super Heroes! This issue may change your life! Plus, it’s highly recommended by Franco’s mom!
BEYOND THE FRINGE #1Written by JOSHUA JACKSONArt by JORGE JIMENEZCover by DREW JOHNSONOne-shot • On sale MARCH 7 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 USWritten by Fringe star Joshua Jackson (Peter Bishop), “Peter and the Machine” is a collection of the first story arc from the BEYOND THE FRINGE digital comic, available now for the first time in print! In his comics writing debut, Jackson explores key events that take place between seasons three and four of the show. The stakes are high as Jackson’s character, Peter, undertakes a desperate, time-traveling adventure that Walter believes might save the world.
SUPERNATURAL #6Written by BRIAN WOODArt by GRANT BONDCover by DUSTIN NGUYENOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, 6 of 6, $2.99 USMorning dawns and there’s a bit of the original Emma in her eyes, but this story is a tragic one. Before they can return to the States, Sam must once again say goodbye to the hauntingly beautiful “Emma of The Isles,” leaving a shell-shocked village to come to grips with the legacy they were harboring. “Caledonia” comes to a brutal end here!
UNCHARTED #5Written by J0SHUA WILLIAMSONArt by SERGIO SANDOVAL and POL GASCover by MICO SUAYANOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, 5 of 6, FC, $2.99 USThe exciting comic based on the hit PS3 video game continues! Forced to team up with their rivals, Nathan Drake and Chloe Frazer fight back against the Smoking Gods deep in the bowels of the Earth! But once they find the treasure they’ve been seeking, should they take it?
GEARS OF WAR VOL. 2 TPWritten by MIKE CAPPS and JOSHUA ORTEGAArt by LIAM SHARP, SIMON BISLEY, TREVOR HAIRSINE and othersCover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMSOn sale APRIL 25 • 176 pg, FC, $14.99 USThe newest volume based on the best-selling Epic Games franchise is here in trade paperback, collecting issues #7-13 and bridging the gap between the first Gears of War game and the second!
DIABLO #3Written by AARON WILLIAMSArt and cover by JOSEPH LACROIXOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, 3 of 5, FC, $2.99 USJacob’s quest to atone for his past and rid his homeland of a supernatural plague continues! Joined by the wizard Shanar, the duo find themselves pitted against terrible evils as well as Jacob’s own corrupted countrymen. To save them, the young hero must risk his life as well as the newfound Sword of Justice by placing himself at their mercy. With Sanctuary’s very survival at stake, what dark secrets will Jacob learn as a result?
DOMINIQUE LAVEAU: VOODOO CHILD #1Written by SELWYN SEFU HINDSArt by DENYS COWAN and JOHN FLOYDCover by RAFAEL GRAMPA1:10 Variant cover by DENYS COWANOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for more information.DOMINIQUE LAVEAU: VOODOO CHILD is the story of a half-breed, outcast and heir to the Voodoo Queenship of New Orleans, if she can live long enough to claim her birthright. New Orleans is the most haunted city in America: a town of centuries-old ghosts and newly drowned spirits; where vampires, voodoo spirits and loups-garous make their home. Ruling over this all are the powerful Voodoo Queens, whose influence stretches into politics, business and crime as they maintain a delicate balance between the mortal and supernatural worlds.But in the aftermath of Katrina, all that has changed, for someone or something has murdered the Voodoo Queen and most of her court. The number one suspect is Dominique Laveau, a grad student at Tulane who is about to discover that her entire life has been a lie. Now Dominique must forge alliances with those out to kill her while seeking to uncover the truth behind the royal murders, as she is ultimately forced to deal with a destiny she could never have imagined. Voodoo Child is a new monthly series written by Selwyn Seyfu Hinds, former editor-in-chief of The Source magazine, award-winning author, journalist and TV producer, with art by Milestone Media co-founder Denys Cowan (THE QUESTION) and covers by Rafael Grampá.
THE NEW DEADWARDIANS #1Written by DAN ABNETTArt and cover by I. N. J. CULBARD1:10 Variant cover by CLIFF CHIANGOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, 1 of 8, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for more information.Another vampire/zombie comic? Really, Vertigo?Trust us. This is different.In post-Victorian England, nearly everyone of the upper classes has voluntarily become a vampire to escape the lower classes who are all zombies.Into this simmering cauldron is thrust Chief Inspector George Suttle, a lonely detective who’s got the slowest beat in London: investigating murders in a world where everyone is already dead!But when the body of a young aristocrat washes up on the banks of the Thames, Suttle’s quest for the truth will take him from the darkest sewers to the gleaming halls of power, and reveal the rotten heart at the center of this strange world.THE NEW DEADWARDIANS is brought to vivid life by fan-favorite writer Dan Abnett (RESURRECTION MAN, LEGION LOST) with art by newcomer I. N. J. Culbard (At The Mountains of Madness).
SAUCER COUNTRY #1Written by PAUL CORNELLArt and cover by RYAN KELLY1:10 Variant cover by SEAN MURPHYOn sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for more information.Arcadia Alvarado, the leading Democratic candidate for President of the United States, says she was “abducted by aliens.”As the Mexican-American Governor of New Mexico, she’s dealing with immigration, budget cuts and an alcoholic ex. She’s about to toss her hat into the ring as a candidate for President in the most volatile political climate ever.But then…a lonely road and a nightmarish encounter have left her with terrible, half-glimpsed memories. And now she has to become President. To expose the truth – and maybe, to save the world.Arcadia’s quest is at the heart of this new monthly series from writer Paul Cornell (DEMON KNIGHTS, ACTION COMICS, Doctor Who) and artist Ryan Kelly (NEW YORK FIVE, NORTHLANDERS). With the help of her quirky staff, Arcadia will pursue the truth of her abduction into danger, mystery and awe. SAUCER COUNTRY is a dark thriller that blends UFO lore and alien abduction with political intrigue, all set in the hauntingly beautiful Southwest.
FAIREST #1Written by BILL WILLINGHAMArt by PHIL JIMENEZ and ANDY LANNINGWraparound cover by ADAM HUGHES1:10 Variant cover by PHIL JIMENEZOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSRetailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for more information.New York Times best-selling, award-winning creator Bill Willingham presents a new series starring the female FABLES. Balancing horror, humor and adventure, FAIREST explores the secret histories of Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, Cinderella, The Snow Queen, Thumbelina, Snow White, Rose Red and others.The first 6 issue arc follows the misadventures of Briar Rose after she is stolen away by the goblin army in FABLES #107. Fan-favorite artist Phil Jimenez (WONDER WOMAN, THE INVISIBLES) returns to Vertigo to pencil the opening storyline. Award-winning cover artist Adam Hughes (WONDER WOMAN, BATGIRL) provides covers, starting with a wraparound cover on issue #1.Future arcs will be written by 2011 Arthur C. Clarke winner Lauren Beukes with art by Inaki Miranda, and iZOMBIE scribe Chris Roberson with art by Shawn McManus! And remember: They may be beautiful, but there will be blood.
CINDERELLA: FABLES ARE FOREVER TPWritten by CHRIS ROBERSONArt by SHAWN McMANUSCover by CHRISSIE ZULLOOn sale APRIL 18 • 160 pg, FC, $14.99 US • MATURE READERSFabletown’s favorite secret agent and bon vivant Cinderella is back on the job in this title collecting the hit miniseries! Someone is killing sorcerers out on the Farm, and all signs point to Cinderella’s archnemesis from the old days. The only problem is, Cinderella has always believed that her nemesis has been dead for years.
FABLES DELUXE EDITION BOOK FIVE HCWritten by BILL WILLINGHAMArt by MARK BUCKINGHAM, STEVE LEIALOHA, DAVID HAHN, LAN MEDINA and othersCover by JAMES JEANOn sale MAY 30 • 304 pg, FC, $29.99 US • MATURE READERSIn these tales from FABLES #34-45, Boy Blue undertakes a mission of revenge as he uncovers the Adversary’s true identity! Plus, Jack’s adventures in Hollywood and Mowgli’s return to Fabletown!
FABLES #115Written by BILL WILLINGHAMArt by MARK BUCKINGHAM and STEVE LEIALOHABackup story art by SHAWN McMANUSCover by JOAO RUASOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSIn “Cubs in Toyland” part 2 of 8, Therese’s journey into Toyland takes a turn for the terrible.Shawn McManus (CINDERELLA) continues illustrating the backup feature chronicling our Fables’ adventures in the Land of Oz.
AMERICAN VAMPIRE #25Written by SCOTT SNYDERArt and cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUEOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSThis is it! “The Death Race” comes to a stunning conclusion as we learn the truth about the origin of vampire hunter Travis Kidd. Plus: Some old friends return and a shocking ending that’s not to be missed!
AARON AND AHMED TPWritten by JAY CANTORArt and cover by JAMES ROMBERGEROn sale APRIL 25 • 128 pg, FC, $17.99 US • MATURE READERS“What causes terrorism?”After his fiancée dies on 9/11, this question plagues Aaron Goodman. It makes him give up his career as a doctor to become an interrogator at Guantanamo Bay. It leads him to meme theory, as he wonders if there could be a cold science behind the conversion of people into suicide bombers. And ultimately, it brings him to Ahmed, a Gitmo prisoner who promises the answers to all of Aaron’s questions, and in the process, he’ll take Aaron from Guantanamo Bay to the jihadist camps in Pakistan, back to Ground Zero in New York City. But where do Ahmed’s real loyalties lie? From where did that loyalty spring? To answer that, Aaron will have to reexamine everything he believes and stare down one of the most compelling questions of the 21st century.MacArthur Prize fellow and novelist Jay Cantor (Krazy Kat, Great Neck) joins artist James Romberger (THE BRONX KILL) for this unforgettable and pressingly relevant graphic novel.
iZOMBIE #23Written by CHRIS ROBERSONArt and cover by MICHAEL ALLREDOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSOnce upon a time, Gwen’s biggest concerns were finding a brain to snack on and worrying whether her boyfriend would find out she was a zombie. Now, with undead secret agents and monster hunters teaming up to stop a mad scientist from bringing about the end of the world, and her friends stuck right in the middle of it, Gwen has bigger problems on her hands. But can a girl help save the world without losing everything in the world she loves?
HELLBLAZER #289Written by PETER MILLIGANArt by GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI and STEFANO LANDINICover by SIMON BISLEYOn sale MARCH 21 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSAfter another season of hell-raising, John Constantine finally makes it home again. But this time home might be the death of him. Meanwhile, his niece recovers from a brutal attack while his wife goes on the warpath. Ghostly visitations, bloody decapitations, and a spot of potential fratricide await in “The Unquiet Grave.”
SCALPED #57Written by JASON AARONArt by R.M. GUERACover by JOCKOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSThe stunning final arc of SCALPED continues here with “Trail’s End” part 2. Months have passed on the Rez since the fight between Dash and Shunka, and it seems that peace has finally settled in. But this is life on the Prairie Rose. Peace doesn’t last forever...
NORTHLANDERS #49Written by BRIAN WOODArt by DANIJEL ZEZELJCover by MASSIMO CARNEVALERetailers: This issue is resolicited. All previous orders are cancelled.RESOLICIT • On sale MARCH 14 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERS“The Icelandic Trilogy,” continues with part 8 of 9, titled “Wealth.” Civil war rages and the independence of Iceland hangs in the balance. During what was called the Age of The Sturlungs, the Haukssons toil in the background, in secret, always plotting, never giving up.
SPACEMAN #5Written by BRIAN AZZARELLOArt by EDUARDO RISSOCover by DAVE JOHNSONOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, 5 of 9, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSThe epic new series from the team who brought you 100 BULLETS continues! Orson is in way over his head, trying to do right in a world gone wrong. Now, a mysterious man from his past is about to make things much, much worse.
SWEET TOOTH #31Written by JEFF LEMIREArt and cover by JEFF LEMIREOn sale MARCH 7 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSWhen Jepperd wakes to find himself chained in a mysterious cabin in the woods and unable to get to the dam, it’s up to Gus to save the day. But he’ll have to get away from the increasingly fanatical Singh first. “Unnatural Habitats” nears its bloody conclusion!
SAGA OF THE SWAMP THING BOOK ONE TPWritten by ALAN MOOREArt by STEPHEN BISSETTE, DAN DAY and JOHN TOTLEBENCover by STEPHEN BISSETTE and JOHN TOTLEBENOn sale APRIL 4 • 208 pg, FC, $19.99 US • MATURE READERSNow in trade paperback, this title collects issues #20-27 of the seminal horror series, starting with “The Anatomy Lesson,” a haunting origin story with terrifying revelations.
THE UNWRITTEN #35.5Written by MIKE CAREYArt by PETER GROSS and GABRIEL HERNANDEZ WALTACover by YUKO SHIMIZUOn sale MARCH 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERSAt the heart of the cabal’s headquarters is the Grid, the arcane device that maps the flow of reality and fiction. But what of the men and women who work there? Follow the career of the lowest of the low, the cabal’s most recent recruit – into the heart of the machine and the soul of Tom Taylor.
THE UNWRITTEN #35Written by MIKE CAREYArt by PETER GROSS and M.K. PERKERCover by YUKO SHIMIZUOn sale MARCH 14 • 48 pg, FC, $4.99 US • MATURE READERSThe epic, extra-sized finale of “Tommy Taylor and the War of Words!” The trap within the trap is finally sprung. The War of Words ends in a no-holds-barred battle between Tom Taylor and his deadliest enemy, with horrendous consequences for every living human – and for the stories on which our lives depend. Nobody is walking away from this one unscathed, and someone very close to Tommy pays the ultimate price...
BATMAN: ARKHAM CITY: SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURESWelcome to Arkham City, the new maximum security “home” for all of Gotham City’s thugs, gangsters, and insane criminal masterminds.Set inside the heavily fortified walls of a sprawling district in the heart of Gotham City, it’s filled with the most murderous villains from DC Comics’ Batman universe. But Batman is ready to tackle it with all-new gadgets and his greatest—and most dangerous—allies. Which is good, because he’ll need all the help he can get for his journey into the darkest corners of Gotham.Based on the blockbuster video game published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, developed by Rocksteady Studios, and licensed by DC Entertainment.On sale April 25, 2011 * Action Figures * PIThe Riddler - 6.7” hCatwoman - 6.5” hBatman - (Detective Mode Variant) - 6.75” hHush - 6.8” hJervis Tetch: The Mad Hatter - 4.25” hRetailers, please note: The Riddler, Catwoman, Batman (Detective Mode), Hush and Jervis Tetch: The Mad Hatter are intended for individual sale to consumers, but are sold to retailers in inner and master case assortments. Consult your Retailer Order Form for packaging and pricing details. These products are being offered simultaneously beyond the comic-book specialty market.
AME-COMI HEROINE SERIES: RAVEN (DEMON DAUGHTER VARIANT) PVC FIGUREDESIGNED BY JIM FLETCHERSCULPTED BY SAM GREENWELLThe struggle between good and evil has never looked this good!For Raven, it’s a constant internal struggle between heaven and hell...and in the Angel of Azarath Variant, she’s one step closer to the light! Packaged in a 4-color window box with J-hook, this non-articulated PVC statue stands approximately 9” high and includes a display base. RESOLICIT - On sale April 25, 2012 * Statues * $70 US
AME-COMI HEROINE SERIES: RAVEN (ANGEL OF AZARATH VARIANT) PVC FIGUREDESIGNED BY JIM FLETCHERSCULPTED BY SAM GREENWELLThe struggle between good and evil has never looked this good!For Raven, it’s a constant internal struggle between heaven and hell...and in the Demon Daughter Variant, she’s one step closer to the darkness! Packaged in a 4-color window box with J-hook, this non-articulated PVC statue stands approximately 9” high and includes a display base.RESOLICIT - On sale April 25, 2012 * Statues * $70 US
BATMAN BLACK AND WHITE BY SAM KIETH STATUEDESIGNED BY SAM KIETHSCULPTED BY JONATHAN MATTHEWSFrom the brilliantly twisted mind of legendary illustrator Sam Kieth comes the latest incarnation in the “Batman: Black and White” line of figures.Based on designs by Kieth himself, this unique figure measures 5.5” high x 6” wide x 5” deep and matches the previous figures in this series with its moody, monochromatic color scheme.RESOLICIT - On sale March 21, 2012 * Statue * $80 US