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Written by JUDD WINICK Art and cover by BEN OLIVER On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T He is called Massacre, and he brings death. What does the soldier in service of Batman Incorporated do when he’s met his match? When he’s been brought so low and been wounded so badly? What does he do when lost Super Heroes begin turning up as victims? Batwing fights back!
Written by GRANT MORRISON Art by RAGS MORALES and RICK BRYANT Cover by RAGS MORALES Variant cover by ETHAN VAN SCIVER 1:200 B&W variant cover by RAGS MORALES On sale OCTOBER 5 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T Retailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for more information. In his weakest moment, Superman is taken down – but by whom? And if the world wasn’t ready for a man with super powers, they’re utterly unprepared for the rage of a Superman cornered! The cornerstone character of the new DCU continues his debut adventure!
Written by GEOFF JOHNS Art and cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T The red-hot creative team behind BLACKEST NIGHT and BRIGHTEST DAY reunite! An entire town…devoured! As Aquaman and Mera discover the grisly truth behind a town’s disappearance, the Trench infestation spreads inland! Plus: Another gruesome Trench power revealed – and it’s not for the squeamish!
Written by JUSTIN GRAY and JIMMY PALMIOTTI Art by MORITAT and JORDI BERNET Cover by MORITAT On sale OCTOBER 26 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+ What happens when a psychologist and a sociopath have to work together to track down Gotham City’s first serial killer? They’ll soon find that crime in the big city runs deeper than its foundations, and it’s all mapped out in the mysterious Crime Bible – that is, if they don’t kill each other first. Plus: No zombie is safe in the Wild West when Lazarus Lane summons the demon known as El Diablo!
Written by JEFF LEMIRE Art and cover by TRAVEL FOREMAN On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ Maxine’s new abilities continue to terrify Ellen and Buddy Baker, and things take a turn for the worse as Buddy begins a startling transformation of his own that will lead him on a journey into the heart of The Red. Meanwhile, The Hunters Three arrive on Earth and set their sights on the Baker family. The Hunt is on as DC’s most surprising new series continues to take ANIMAL MAN in shocking new directions.
Written by GAIL SIMONE Art by ARDIAN SYAF and VICENTE CIFUENTES Cover by ADAM HUGHES On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T The nightmare-inducing brute known as Mirror is destroying the lives of Gotham City citizens seemingly at random, and an explosive confrontation between Batgirl and Mirror leads Babs to question wearing the cape and cowl at all! The riveting adventures of Batgirl continue in stunning fashion, with script by fan-favorite Gail Simone and stellar art by superstar Ardian Syaf!
Written by MIKE COSTA Art and GRAHAM NOLAN and NORM RAPMUND Cover by KEN LASHLEY On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T While the Blackhawks deal with a potential public exposure, Lady Blackhawk is keeping dangerous secrets of her own! And the first clues of a vast conspiracy throughout the DC Universe begin to take shape. The action ratchets up for DC’s newest team of high-tech military operatives.
Written by TONY BEDARD Art by IG GUARA and RUY JOSE Cover by TYLER KIRKHAM and SAL REGLA On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Jaime Reyes was trying to save his best friend when an alien weapon attached itself to his spine. Now, if he wants to live to see tomorrow, Jaime must defeat a team of Super-Villains who want the weapon for more nefarious purposes.
Written by SCOTT SNYDER Art and cover by GREG CAPULLO and JONATHAN GLAPION Cover by GREG CAPULLO Variant cover by JIM LEE 1:200 B&W variant cover by GREG CAPULLO On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Retailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for more information. Bruce Wayne is back in the cowl, hunting a new and deadly killer in Gotham City – a killer with a vendetta against Bruce Wayne! But who is this mysterious killer in an owl skull mask? And is he the key to unlocking one of Gotham’s oldest and most terrifying secrets? Be there for their first brutal encounter!
Written by NEAL ADAMS Art and cover by NEAL ADAMS 1:10 B&W variant cover by NEAL ADAMS On sale OCTOBER 19 • 1 of 7, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. See the Previews order form for more information. BATMAN: ODYSSEY is back in a new volume from legendary writer/artist Neal Adams! It’s finally happened: Batman must kill or be killed. The threat is real and can’t be stopped by man or hero. To combat it, Batman must bring time itself to a standstill so that he can embark on an odyssey of self-discovery to a place unknown to mankind, where he can find himself. But is this a place where only failure awaits?
Written by PETER J. TOMASI Art by PATRICK GLEASON and MICK GRAY Cover by PATRICK GLEASON On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Batman’s fears about Robin’s tendency to dish out more pain than necessary are growing! And who is the man named NoBody, visiting Gotham City to say hello to his old friend Bruce Wayne and find out where he went wrong in his battle against crime.
Written by DAVID FINCH and PAUL JENKINS Art by DAVID FINCH and RICHARD FRIEND with JAY FABOK Cover by DAVID FINCH and RICHARD FRIEND On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Something sinister surges through Arkham Asylum, and Batman finds himself bombarded by his greatest foes in this second sensational issue from superstar creator David Finch! Bigger, meaner, and more powerful than ever before, the inmates of Arkham Asylum run rampant as the entire Bat Family struggles to keep the walls from falling down, unleashing Gotham City’s worst criminals on the unsuspecting population. And you won’t believe the jaw-dropping final page! Just keep repeating, “It’s only a comic book. It’s only a comic book...”
Written by DUANE SWIERCZYNSKI Art and cover by JESUS SAIZ On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T An explosion in a secure Gotham City airport terminal hurls Black Canary and Starling headlong into a nightmare involving stolen pharmaceuticals, terrorists for hire and killers in stealth suits who can appear – and disappear – at will. When Canary calls in backup, Starling’s not so sure a vengeful samurai who talks to her dead husband in a sword is the best choice.
Written by J.H. WILLIAMS III and W. HADEN BLACKMAN Art and cover by J.H. WILLIAMS III On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Horror! A terrifying new villain stalks the innocent children of Gotham City! Intrigue! A threatening government agency is hot on Batwoman’s trail. Romance! Kate Kane’s new relationship is heating up! Can Batwoman stop the new evil rising from the damp back alleys of Gotham’s barrios? And overcome the many challenges she faces as both Batwoman and Kate Kane? 2011’s most anticipated new series intensifies in this exciting second issue!
Written by J.T. KRUL Art by FREDDIE WILLIAMS II Cover by STANLEY “ARTGERM” LAU On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Losing control of his powers, unable to stop the sensory overload in his mind, Captain Atom wants nothing more than to find a quiet place to regroup. But how can he shut out the signals floating in the air – especially when they’re crying out for help?
Written by PAUL JENKINS Art by BERNARD CHANG Cover by RYAN SOOK On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Ever since he died and became Deadman, Boston Brand has served the deity known as Rama Kushna, inhabiting bodies to complete missions that she dictates. But for the first time, Deadman may have a clue how to gain some control over his “life.” But the cost may be the souls of the bodies he inhabits!
Written by JUDD WINICK Art and cover by GUILLEM MARCH On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ She’s a thief who lives to steal just for the thrill of breaking the law. He’s The Dark Knight, obsessively driven to battle evil with every ounce of his strength. They should keep each other at arm’s length, but...they just can’t seem to help themselves! Don’t miss this issue – things are gonna get messy!
Written by MARV WOLFMAN and TOM TAYLOR Art by MIKE S. MILLER and BRUNO REDONDO #15 cover by MIKE S. MILLER #16 cover by DOUG MAHNKE #15 on sale OCTOBER 5 • #16 on sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Following the tragic events in the last issue, the heroes must pick up the pieces of a shattered League. With Superman AWOL and seeking revenge, will Lex Luthor be the hero of the day? And can anyone keep the Man of Steel from hunting down and killing Brainiac? And in issue #16, Hal Jordan and the other human Green Lanterns have been recalled to Oa under emergency circumstances. Brainiac’s main fleet has been located and he’s gone to war with the Sinestro’s Yellow Lantern Corps on Korugar! The mission: Containment, allowing both enemies to annihilate each other!
Written by KYLE HIGGINS Art by JOE BENNETT and ART THIBERT Cover by SIMON BISLEY On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ Deathstroke’s tactical prowess is put to the test when the man who hired him attempts to renege on the contract. Pitted against a salvo of new assassins, including the vicious Road Rage, Slade must take his giant sword to the 405 freeway and proclaim himself the most vicious killer in the city of Angels!
Written by PAUL CORNELL Art by DIOGENES NEVES and OCLAIR ALBERT Cover by TONY S. DANIEL On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T The siege that will reverberate through history to the present-day DCU begins as the Demon Etrigan and his unlikely lover, Madame Xanadu, face the Horde! What five (mostly) noble souls would be crazy enough to join them? The cover gives but a hint, and the point could well be moot by the time this issue’s done. For the Horde is armed with the magic of Mordru – including some decidedly different dragons!
Written by TONY S. DANIEL Art by TONY S. DANIEL and RYAN WINN Cover by TONY S. DANIEL On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Batman sets his sights on the Gotham Ripper, who in turn has his sights on Batman. Meanwhile, Bruce Wayne explores a budding romance with television journalist Charlotte Rivers, who’s visiting Gotham City to cover the gruesome slayings – while also trying to uncover Bruce’s own mystery. But time is running out as both Commissioner Gordon and Batman work to uncover the true identity of this new serial killer.
Written by FRANCIS MANAPUL and BRIAN BUCCELLATO Art and cover by FRANCIS MANAPUL Variant cover by GREG CAPULLO 1:200 B&W variant cover by FRANCIS MANAPUL On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Retailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for more information. The Fastest Man Alive learns he can make his brain function even faster than before – but as much as it helps him, it also comes with a steep price. Plus: The mystery behind Barry Allen’s friend Manuel Lago deepens as Barry investigates his kidnapping at the hands of Mob Rule!
Written by JEFF LEMIRE Art by ALBERTO PONTICELLI Cover by J.G. JONES On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T It’s all-out war as Frankenstein and his new field team, The Creature Commandos, uncover an age-old conspiracy at the heart of Bone Lake – one that will see them suit up as the world’s first “Necronauts,” traveling between worlds and through “dead space,” toward the mysterious Monster Planet. Meanwhile, the horrifying origins of the Commandos are revealed – and the S.O.M.B.I.E. makes its first appearance!
Written by PETER J. TOMASI Art by FERNANDO PASARIN and SCOTT HANNA Cover by ALEX GARNER On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Guy Gardner and John Stewart lead a squadron of Green Lanterns to fight a mysterious force that is marching across the space sectors and devouring not only their natural resources but their entire populations. Worst of all, those responsible have a vendetta against the Green Lantern Corps!
Written by GEOFF JOHNS Art and cover by DOUG MAHNKE and CHRISTIAN ALAMY Variant cover by DAVID FINCH 1:200 B&W variant cover by DOUG MAHNKE On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Retailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for more information. Renegade Green Lantern Sinestro sets a course for Korugar with one purpose: To free his homeworld from the scourge of… The Sinestro Corps?!
Written by TONY BEDARD Art by TYLER KIRKHAM, HARVEY TALIBAO and BATT Cover by TYLER KIRKHAM and BATT On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T By their rings betrayed! Who – or what – has the might to tear power rings from each of the seven Lantern Corps, murdering their former bearers in the process? And why have the rings all chosen Kyle Rayner as their new master? As members of each Corps target Kyle for death, we learn more about the shocking fate of Ganthet!
Written by NATHAN EDMONDSON Art and cover by CAFU and JASON GORDER On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T The police are looking for him. Government operatives are hunting him down. And Cole Cash can hear the voices of an alien race in his head. Escaping New Orleans will require quick thinking and a violent streak straight out of Cole’s Special Operations background – and just like that, his life will be turned upside down, figuratively as well as literally.
Written by J.T. KRUL Art by DAN JURGENS and GEORGE PEREZ Cover by DAVE WILKINS On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Super Hero executions will now be televised! After taking down members of a “celebrity” gang – privileged, decadent teens who buy their powers and stage fights with unsuspecting victims – Green Arrow finds himself in the crosshairs of the entire team! It’s Ollie Queen vs. a dozen thrill killers while the world watches – live!
Written by STERLING GATES Art and cover by ROB LIEFELD On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Hawk and Dove continue their investigation of the enigmatic Alexander Quirk! Who is he? What does he want? A secret laboratory might hold the answers, but it might also spell the end for Hawk and Dove! To top things off, the monster watching our heroes from the shadows finally makes his move – and he’s got a terrifying new partner!
Written by ETHAN VAN SCIVER and GAIL SIMONE Art by YILDIRAY CINAR Cover by ETHAN VAN SCIVER On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Three innocent high school kids are caught in the crosshairs of an international special forces team with orders to murder them in cold blood...until two of those teenagers summon the terrifying, living nuclear monstrosity known as the Fury of Firestorm! Do not miss this disturbing look into the future of super powers in the DC Universe!
Written by PAUL LEVITZ Art by MARCUS TO and JOHN DELL Cover by GUILLEM MARCH On sale OCTOBER 5 • 1 of 6, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Look out! By the end of this hot new miniseries, the Huntress will have the largest price on her head in DC Universe history. What will the Huntress do that warrants such a death mark? And who puts it there? The jaw-dropping events will be revealed as the Huntress heads home to Italy and embarks on a mission that defines her life. Don’t miss out, because this story will tie in to upcoming events in BIRDS OF PREY!
Written by JOSHUA HALE FIALKOV Art by ANDREA SORRENTINO Cover by JENNY FRISON On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ True love becomes divine hatred between the Queen of Blood and Andrew, as her vampires begin their attacks across the country. Their past behind them, they find themselves ready to battle to the death... If those feelings really are all gone. Surrounded by swarms of bloodthirsty vamps, Andrew must confront his immortal beloved in a blood-soaked battle he can’t win.
Written by PETER MILLIGAN Art by MIKEL JANIN Cover by RYAN SOOK On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Madame Xanadu continues guiding the world’s darkest heroes in their struggle against evil. But will John Constantine, Zatanna, Shade the Changing Man and the others be able to join forces in time to defeat the dangerous Enchantress before she destroys the world as we know it?
Written by DAN JURGENS Art by AARON LOPRESTI and MATT RYAN Cover by AARON LOPRESTI On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T The United Nations’ new international team of heroes must learn to work together – and fast – if they’re going to discover the mystery behind the giant alien Signalmen who are appearing all over the globe. Can Booster Gold lead his team to victory, or will they fall?
Written by GEOFF JOHNS Art and cover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMS 1:25 Variant cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO 1:200 B&W variant cover by JIM LEE On sale OCTOBER 19 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T Combo pack edition: $4.99 US Retailers: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the order form for more information. What happens when the World’s Greatest Detective takes on the world’s most powerful alien? You’ll find out when Batman and Superman throw down. Batman will need all his intellect, cunning and physical prowess to take on The Man of Steel. This issue is also offered as a special combo pack edition, polybagged with a redemption code for a digital download of the issue.
Written by PAUL LEVITZ Art by CHRIS BATISTA and RICH PEROTTA Cover by TOM FEISTER On sale OCTOBER 26 • 1 of 6, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Retailers: Please see the Previews Order Form for a special offer on Legion of Super-Heroes promotional rings. The architect of today’s Legion of Super-Heroes, Paul Levitz, delivers a science fiction odyssey on a scale you’ve never seen in a new, 6-issue miniseries! The broad strokes of the Legion’s origin are well known, but you’ve never seen the secret machinations that went on behind the scenes! Why was the organization known as the United Planets formed? Who tried to kill R.J. Brande the first time? And what great power could leave entire planets desolate and lifeless? Cosmic Boy, Saturn Girl and Lightning Lad may have founded the Legion, but the story starts here!
Written by FABIAN NICIEZA Art and cover by PETE WOODS On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Trapped in time with two teammates already dead and unsure if they’re infected or can ever return home, the lost Legionnaires must confront the horrific reality about the pathogen released by the terrorist Alastor when they are forced to confront the very first Hypersapien!
Written by IVAN BRANDON and JONATHAN VANKIN Art by TOM DERENICK and PHIL WINSLADE Cover by VIKTOR KALVACHEV On sale OCTOBER 5 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+ In the split second after a heavy-weapons blast the air goes silent and still, just as it does in the ghostly realm of Circe. How will Rock and his team of men – battle-hardened, but still human – survive a villainess who can walk on the very wind? Plus, Navy Seals Ice and Tracker go where no boots are on the ground, but when their mission is compromised, how will they tell friend from foe?
Written by PAUL LEVITZ Art by FRANCIS PORTELA Cover by CHRIS SPROUSE and KARL STORY On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Taken hostage on a hostile world, the Espionage Squad is outmatched by a rebel leader that only one Legionnaire could possibly stand against – but Legion leader Mon-El may be outgunned as well! And just what does Brainiac 5 see in Glorith’s magic that could be a game changer for the Legion?
Written by AARON LOPRESTI, KEVIN MAGUIRE and MATT KINDT Art by AARON LOPRESTI, KEVIN MAGUIRE, MATT RYAN and SCOTT KOLINS Cover by AARON LOPRESTI On sale OCTOBER 12 • 1 of 6, 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T The adventures of Garbage Man and Tanga from WEIRD WORLDS continue – and now, these offbeat heroes are joined by the Robotman, who has a disturbing knack for self-destruction!
Written by ERIC WALLACE Art by GIANLUCA GUGLIOTTA Cover by J.G. JONES On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T An electrifying new villain joins the DCU! Meet Brainstorm, the man determined to bring Los Angeles to its knees – beginning with billionaire Michael Holt. But even if he can break this new enemy’s hold on an unsuspecting city, how can Mister Terrific defeat a foe even smarter than himself? Luckily, the last time he faced a problem he couldn’t solve, he perfected infinite fractal mechanics!
Written by KYLE HIGGINS Art and cover by EDDY BARROWS and JP MAYER On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T When a mysterious assassin targets Dick Grayson, Nightwing must work fast to uncover the killer’s plot before he strikes again. But as Haley’s Circus continues to perform in Gotham City, Dick finds himself torn between two lives: His old one as a circus performer and his new one as a Super Hero. And they may be more connected than he ever realized!
Written by DAN DIDIO and KEITH GIFFEN Art and cover by KEITH GIFFEN and SCOTT KOBLISH On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Brother Eye gives Kevin Kho the ground rules to their new “arrangement.” New players are introduced to the game as Sarge Steel and Checkmate begin their hunt for the One Machine Army Corp, but O.M.A.C.’s appearance may be short-lived when he faces the incredible threat of Rocker Bonn, the Amazing Man!
Written by PETER MILLIGAN Art and cover by ED BENES and ROB HUNTER On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ On a war-torn world where invading forces fight insurgent forces, the innocent always suffer the most. When a child screams with red-hot rage at the madness around her, she is answered by her weapon of retribution: Atrocitus.
Written by SCOTT LOBDELL Art and cover by KENNETH ROCAFORT and BLOND On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Red Hood is already globe-trotting in an effort to find the ancient assassins behind the slaughter of those who taught him some of his darkest skills... and if Roy and Kori are going to be of any help, well, they’ll just have to tag along – whether Jason wants them to or not!
Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING Art by FERNANDO DAGNINO Cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ Mitch Shelley’s past remains a mystery. So when he goes looking for answers, will he find them? Not likely, when he has to contend with the bounty hunter femme fatales known as The Body Doubles.
Written by TONY S. DANIEL Art and cover by PHILIP TAN On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T When the alien creature known as Morphicius starts draining the life force from Carter Hall, a.k.a. Hawkman, he learns that there’s more to his new victim than meets the eye. The mysterious properties of the Nth Metal protect Hawkman – but in the process, they are also making Morphicius powerful! With innocent lives in the balance, can Hawkman turn the table on his enemy, or are Morphicius newfound powers too powerful to stop?
Written by GREGG HURWITZ Art and cover by SZYMON KUDRANSKI On sale OCTOBER 5 • 1 of 5, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T In this exciting new miniseries from novelist Gregg Hurwitz (You’re Next) and rising star artist Szymon Kudranksi (Spawn), the painful and dark past of one of Batman’s most devious foes is examined. How did young Oswald Cobblepot go from being the apple of his mother’s eye to the leader of underworld gangs and adversary of The Caped Crusader? Find out in PENGUIN: PAIN AND PREJUDICE!
Written by SCOTT LOBDELL Art by RB SILVA and ROB LEAN Cover by ERIC CANETE On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Project N.O.W.H.E.R.E. has put a lot of effort into creating their Superboy, and they intend to make sure he performs to their standards. And what better opportunity for him to demonstrate his raw power than to throw him into an alien prison riot? Good luck, Superboy… you’re going to need it!
Written by MICHAEL GREEN and MIKE JOHNSON Art by MAHMUD ASRAR and DAN GREEN Cover by MAHMUD ASRAR On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Get ready for a super-smackdown as Supergirl fights her cousin, The Man of Steel! What could cause these two to come to blows? Can the teenage Supergirl hold her own against the adult Superman? Well, let’s just say she’s got a trick or two up those fancy new sleeves of hers...
Written by JAMES ROBINSON Art by CULLY HAMNER Cover by TONY HARRIS 1:10 Variant cover by CULLY HAMNER On sale OCTOBER 12 • 1 of 12, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. See the Previews order form for more information. James Robinson returns to the world of his acclaimed STARMAN series with a new 12-issue series starring the antihero known as The Shade! An attack at the Starman museum kicks off a globe-hopping, centuries spanning quest that will irrevocably change The Shade’s life, and ultimately shed light on his true origin! Artist extraordinaire Cully Hamner (RED) kicks off the series, and upcoming issues will feature art by such luminaries as Darwyn Cooke, Javier Pulido, Jill Thompson, Frazer Irving and Gene Ha!
Written by ADAM GLASS Art by FEDERICO DALLACCHIO and RANSOM GETTY Cover by RYAN BENJAMIN On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US RATED T+ 80,000 ordinary people vs. the Squad! Well, they’re not really “people.” Not anymore. With an entire sports stadium on lockdown following the outbreak of an unknown virus, Deadshot, Harley Quinn and the rest of the Squad must sneak past a military perimeter and fight their way through the infected to retrieve... “it.” What is “it”…? Brace yourself for a stomach-churning reveal as the most brutal version of the Suicide Squad soldiers on! Plus: Bring a body bag – it’s the team’s first Squad fatality!
Written by SCOTT McDANIEL and JOHN ROZUM Art by SCOTT McDANIEL and ANDY OWENS Cover by CHRIS BRUNNER On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Static finds himself the target of dark forces as Virule and the Slate Gang unleash their deadly trap! Will Static’s debut end before it has even started?
Written by PAUL CORNELL Art by MIGUEL SEPULVEDA and AL BARRIONUEVO Art and cover by MIGUEL SEPULVEDA On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ The moon is alive! Following the events of SUPERMAN #1 where [TEXT REDACTED], the covert team of sci-fi Super Heroes known as Stormwatch must not only battle the Earth’s moon, but find a way to hide its monstrous metamorphosis from the rest of the Earth! How? Uh, they’re working on it. Meanwhile, the recruitment of Midnighter goes poorly, and we learn why the Martian Manhunter is a member of the team. Written by Paul Cornell (Doctor Who)!
Written by GEORGE PEREZ Breakdowns and cover by GEORGE PEREZ Art by JESUS MERINO On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T The all-new adventures of Superman continue! Everyone can see the new villain who’s attacking Superman – except The Man of Steel! How can he stop a threat that none of his super-senses can detect? Meanwhile, a Daily Planet reporter starts digging up some dirt on Superman, including a secret that could ruin him forever!
Written by SCOTT LOBDELL Art and cover by BRETT BOOTH and NORM RAPMUND On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T A strange creature haunts the streets of Los Angeles... and because of this creature’s age, both Red Robin and N.O.W.H.E.R.E. are racing to find her – but neither side is prepared for the horror known as Bugg! Meanwhile, Superboy is on a collision course with the team, and Kid Flash plots his escape from N.O.W.H.E.R.E. with the most unexpected of allies!
Written by RON MARZ Art and cover by SAMI BASRI On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ Is she a hero? Is she a villain? Voodoo is on the run in the new DC Universe, trying to stay one step ahead of her pursuers, using all of her considerable skills to complete a mission that will put the entire Earth in danger. DC’s sexy, edgy new series goes into overdrive with one of the most unexpected opening scenes ever!
Written by BRIAN AZZARELLO Art and cover by CLIFF CHIANG On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Hera, Queen of the Gods, does not take her vengeance lightly – and if Wonder Woman is so foolish as to stand in the way of her whim, then Wonder Woman is her enemy. But it’s Hera’s daughter Diana should truly fear – the goddess of discord is coming to Paradise Island, and murder always follows in her wake!
Written by SCOTT SNYDER Art and cover by YANICK PAQUETTE On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ Alec Holland thought he knew the history of the Swamp Thing – but he was wrong. The creature’s roots run deeper than he knows, and the Parliament of Trees intends to make him understand the responsibility he wants so desperately to avoid! With this issue, the mythology of the Swamp Thing branches out in ways you never saw coming – don’t miss it!
SEMEIKS, DAN GREEN and RENATO GUEDES • Cover by BRIAN STELFREEZE On sale OCTOBER 12 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US A blind man who sees through the eyes of others taps into the mind of a killer, propelling Batman into a citywide conspiracy. Collecting LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #156-158 and ACTION COMICS #847.
Written by CHUCK DIXON • Art by JIM APARO and JOHN CEBOLLERO Cover by JOHN CEBOLLERO On sale OCTOBER 5 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US In these stories from BATMAN: LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #142- 145, Ra’s Al Ghul teams up with the Clown Prince of Crime for the first time. Their mission: Destroy the Dark Knight and take over the world!
Written by Various Art by JACK KIRBY and others Cover by JACK KIRBY On sale OCTOBER 26 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US With the JACK KIRBY OMNIBUS VOL. 1 – STARRING GREEN ARROW HC on the way, DC presents this selection of Kirby mystery stories from the 1950s, pulled from the pages of HOUSE OF SECRETS #3, 8 and 12, HOUSE OF MYSTERY #76, TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED #13, 1 and 24 and MY GREATEST ADVENTURE #15, 16 17, 20 and 21, plus a Green Arrow tale from ADVENTURE COMICS #251!
Written by ADISAKDI TANTIMEDH • Art by GALEN SHOWMAN and P. CRAIG RUSSELL • Cover by GALEN SHOWMAN On sale OCTOBER 12 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US In 1876, during America’s centennial celebration, Clark Kent reveals his alien powers to create The League of Science! Teaming with his fellow heroes of the age of wonder, they battle justice – in the name of progress! Collecting the two-issue miniseries.
Written by KURT BUSIEK • Art and cover by STUART IMMONEN On sale OCTOBER 19 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US Clark Kent’s life is filled with the taunts of his peers, who compare him to the fictional Clark Kent – the one with super-powers. What happens when he discovers powers of his own? Don’t miss this title reprinting the first two issues of the 4-part miniseries that’s set in the real world!
Written by MARK FARMER • Art and cover by ALAN DAVIS and MARK FARMER On sale OCTOBER 19 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US A rocketship blasts away from an exploding planet and into the 30th century, where its passenger grows up to become Superboy, founder of The Legion of Super-Heroes! Reprinting the two-issue miniseries!
Written by DOUG MOENCH • Art by JIM BALENT and KIM DeMULDER Cover by JIM BALENT On sale OCTOBER 26 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US In this tale, originally a 2-part miniseries, Catwoman is the protector of a darker than ever Gotham City – and she must protect the city’s criminals from the murderous vigilante called the Bat-Man!
Written by BRYAN Q. MILLER • Art by DUSTIN NGUYEN and DEREK FRIDOLFS • Cover by DUSTIN NGUYEN On sale NOVEMBER 23 • 224 pg, FC, $19.99 US Stephanie Brown’s second semester at Gotham U starts like any other – new classes, new allies, a vigilante stalker – everything a gal could want! But what Gotham City’s Batgirl isn’t prepared for is the arrival of the “Order of the Scythe.” Who are they, and why have they set their sights on her? Find out in these stories from issues #15-22!
Written by GRANT MORRISON Art by CAMERON STEWART, ANDY CLARKE, DUSTIN NGUYEN and SCOTT HANNA Cover by FRANK QUITELY On sale NOVEMBER 16 • 168 pg, FC, $17.99 US The new Dynamic Duo uncovers clues involving the mysterious death of Bruce Wayne before facing off against each other in a heated battle that both heroes will regret — if they live through it! Collecting issues #7-12 of this hit series, this volume includes the story “Blackest Knight,” which ties into THE BLACKEST NIGHT, as well as tales that lead directly into BATMAN: THE RETURN OF BRUCE WAYNE!
Written by BOB GALE, DENNIS O’NEIL, GREG RUCKA, DEVIN GRAYSON, IAN EDGINTON and others Art by ALEX MALEEV, ROGER ROBINSON, DALE EAGLESHAM, FRANK TERAN, JASON PEARSON, JON BOGDANOVE, PHIL WINSLADE and others Cover by ALEX MALEEV On sale NOVEMBER 16 • 544 pg, FC, $29.99 US For the first time, the classic Batman epic is collected in full, including chapters that were never before collected, starting with these stories from BATMAN: SHADOW OF THE BAT #83-86, BATMAN #563-566, DETECTIVE COMICS #730-733, AZRAEL: AGENT OF THE BAT #51- 55, BATMAN: LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #116-118, BATMAN CHRONICLES #16. Months after a cataclysmic earthquake, the last remaining citizens of Gotham City live amid a citywide turf war in which the strong prey on the weak.
Written by PAUL DINI, CHRISTOPHER YOST and MIKE BENSON • Art by DUSTIN NGUYEN and DEREK FRIDOLFS • Cover by DUSTIN NGUYEN On sale NOVEMBER 2 • 160 pg, FC, $17.99 US Batman hunts a serial killer in this title collecting BATMAN: STREETS OF GOTHAM #5-11, while the Huntress partners with Man-Bat! Plus: A sinister plot involving dozens of Gotham City’s young runaways.
Written by MARV WOLFMAN and TONY BEDARD Art by HOWARD PORTER, ADRIANA MELO, LIVESAY and NORMAN LEE Cover by ED BENES On sale NOVEMBER 9 • 192 pg, FC, $19.99 US Based on the hit DC Universe Online game from Sony! As this epic adventure begins, Lex Luthor’s obsession with destroying Superman reaches fever pitch when he cuts the ultimate Devil’s deal with Brainiac – but with the shake of a hand, has Luthor consigned humanity to extinction? Collecting issues #0-7!
Written by JUSTIN GRAY and JIMMY PALMIOTTI • Art by JORDI BERNET, EDUARDO RISSO, NELSON and FIONA STAPLES Cover by JORDI BERNET On sale NOVEMBER 30 • 160 pg, FC, $17.99 US Can it be true? Jonah Hex has a wife? Find out in these tales from issues #61-67, including a tale illustrated by Eisner Award winner Eduardo Risso (100 BULLETS).
Written by STEVE DITKO, LEN WEIN, PAUL LEVITZ, MARK MILLAR and others • Art by STEVE DITKO and others • Cover by STEVE DITKO On sale DECEMBER 14 • 384 pg, FC, $59.99 US Collecting tales by artist Steve Ditko from SHOWCASE #75, THE HAWK AND THE DOVE #1-2, MAN-BAT #1, DETECTIVE COMICS #483-485 and 487, ADVENTURE COMICS #467-468, LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #267, 268, 274, 276 and 281, OUTSIDERS #13, LEGENDS OF THE DC UNIVERSE 80-PAGE GIANT #1 and the TALES OF THE NEW GODS TP.
Written by GEOFF JOHNS Art by ANDY KUBERT and SANDRA HOPE Cover by ANDY KUBERT On sale OCTOBER 19 • 176 pg, FC, $22.99 US The red-hot, sold-out five-issue miniseries from Geoff Johns and Andy Kubert is back in a new hardcover! This is Flash Fact: When Barry Allen wakes at his desk, he discovers the world has changed. Family is alive, loved ones are strangers, and close friends are different, gone or worse. It’s a world on the brink of a cataclysmic war – but where are Earth’s Greatest Heroes to stop it? It’s a place where America’s last hope is Cyborg, who hopes to gather the forces of The Outsider, The Secret 7, S!H!A!Z!A!M!, Citizen Cold and other new and familiar-yet-altered faces! It’s a world that could be running out of time, if The Flash can’t find the villain who altered the time line!
Written by PAUL DINI, GUILLEM MARCH and MARC ANDREYKO Art and cover by GUILLEM MARCH On sale NOVEMBER 23 • 168 pg, FC, $17.99 US Collecting issues #8-14! As their dangerous alliance with The Riddler continues, the Sirens will do anything to learn which mysterious villain is targeting them all for death.
Written by MATTHEW STURGES • Art and cover by FREDDIE E. WILLIAMS II On sale NOVEMBER 9 • 128 pg, FC, $14.99 US Who – or what – are The Puzzlemen? And what is the significance of the ancient artifacts stolen from museums around the world? Put the puzzle together, and The All-Stars are up against a threat that endangers all of humanity in these stories from issues #14-19.
Written by JACK KIRBY • Art and cover by JACK KIRBY and VINCE COLLETTA On sale NOVEMBER 30 • 304 pg, FC, $39.99 US At last, the first title in the acclaimed FOURTH WORLD series is in trade paperback, collecting SUPERMAN’S PAL, JIMMY OLSEN #133-139, FOREVER PEOPLE #1-3, NEW GODS #1-3 and MISTER MIRACLE #1-3! Featuring the debuts of Orion, Darkseid, Mister Miracle and more!
Written by JIM SHOOTER, PAUL LEVITZ and GERRY CONWAY Art by MIKE GRELL, MICHAEL NETZER, JOE STATON, JIM SHERMAN and others • Cover by MIKE GRELL ADVANCE SOLICITED • On sale MARCH 21 • 240 pg, FC, $59.99 US In these stories, collected from SUPERBOY AND THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #224-233, the 30th century teens battle Stargrave, The Fatal Five and the intergalactic conspiracy known as The Dark Circle.
Written by JAMES ROBINSON, STEVE LYONS, DAN DIDIO and JEFF LEMIRE • Art by MIGUEL SEPULVEDA, ED BENES, KEITH GIFFEN, BRETT BOOTH, MARCO RUDY and others • Cover by BRETT BOOTH On sale NOVEMBER 2 • 144 pg, FC, $14.99 US The new, improved Doomsday is back in these tales from STEEL #1, OUTSIDERS #37, JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #55, SUPERMAN/ BATMAN ANNUAL #5 and SUPERBOY #6!
Written by J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI and CHRIS ROBERSON Art by EDDY BARROWS, ALLAN GOLDMAN, JP MAYER and others Cover by JOHN CASSADAY On sale DECEMBER 7 • 168 pg, FC, $22.99 US In this second “Grounded” volume, from SUPERMAN #707-711 and 713-714, Superman meets the new Wonder Woman for the first time! But why can’t he shake the feeling that he already knows her? Then, Superman visits Boulder, Colorado, where The Flash made a strange discovery that relates to Superman. And in Salt Lake City, Batman arrives to revisit one of his earliest adventures with The Man of Steel!
Written by VARIOUS Art by VARIOUS Cover by JIM LEE On sale DECEMBER 7 • 1,216 pg, FC, $150.00 US In September, DC Comic will launch 52 new #1 issues starring the World’s Greatest Super-Heroes! In December, to commemorate this incredible event, DC is collecting every one of these debut issues in a once-in-a-lifetime massive hardcover that includes: • JUSTICE LEAGUE #1 by Geoff Johns and Jim Lee • ACTION COMICS #1 by Grant Morrison and Rags Morales • BATMAN #1 by Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo • GREEN LANTERN #1 by Geoff Johns and Doug Mahnke • SWAMP THING #1 by Scott Snyder and Yanick Paquette • STORMWATCH #1 by Paul Cornell and Miguel Sepulveda • TEEN TITANS #1 by Scott Lobdell and Brett Booth • And 45 more!
Written by JAMES ROBINSON, STERLING GATES and ERIC TRAUTMANN Art by PETE WOODS, JAMAL IGLE and others • Cover by ANDY KUBERT On sale NOVEMBER 9 • 168 pg, FC, $17.99 US It’s New Krypton vs. Brainiac, the alien behind the annihilation of the original Krypton! Collecting SUPERMAN: LAST STAND OF NEW KRYPTON #1-2, ADVENTURE COMICS #8-9, SUPERMAN #698 and SUPERGIRL #51!
Written by FRANK ROBBINS, DENNIS O’NEIL and MIKE FRIEDRICH Art by IRV NOVICK, NEAL ADAMS and others • Cover by NEAL ADAMS On sale NOVEMBER 23 • 512 pg, B&W, $19.99 US Reprinting tales from DETECTIVE COMICS #391-407 and BATMAN #216-228, this value-priced collection includes the introduction of Man-Bat and Batman’s battle with The League of Assassins.
Written by BOB ROZAKIS, DENNIS O’NEIL, MARTIN PASKO and others Art by DON NEWTON and others • Cover by DON NEWTON On sale DECEMBER 7 • 272 pg, FC, $39.99 US In these tales from BATMAN #305-306, DETECTIVE COMICS #480 and 483- 492 and BRAVE AND BOLD #153-165, Batman revisits “The Curse of Crime Alley,” meets Maxie Zeus and wages war on the League of Assassins.
Written by NICK SPENCER Art by HOWARD PORTER, ADRIANA MELO, LIVESAY and NORMAN LEE Cover by FRANK QUITELY On sale NOVEMBER 16 • 240 pg, FC, $24.99 US Would you rather burn out or fade away? That’s the question at the heart of this bold title collecting issues #1-10 of the acclaimed new series. Meet a group of people who find purpose when they’re offered a chance to become super heroes. The catch? Their powers will kill them.
Written by J.T. KRUL and FABIAN NICIEZA Art by NICOLA SCOTT, MARCUS TO, ADRIANA MELO and others Cover by NICOLA SCOTT and DOUG HAZLEWOOD On sale NOVEMBER 2 • 168 pg, FC, $17.99 US There should always be a Robin on the team, but if Damian is the Teen Titans’ only option, maybe they’ll pass on having a Boy Wonder. Hopefully he’ll be able to help against the terrible menace of the rising villain, Headcase. #88-92, RED ROBIN #20 and WONDER GIRL #1 THE WONDER
Written by WILLIAM MOULTON MARSTON • Art and cover by HARRY G. PETER On sale NOVEMBER 30 • 192 pg, FC, $17.99 US In this new title collecting WONDER WOMAN #2-3, SENSATION COMICS #10-14 and COMICS CAVALCADE #1, Wonder Woman battles Mars, god of war, and Paula Von Gunther, a treacherous German spy.
Written by ART BALTAZAR and FRANCO Art and cover by ART BALTAZAR On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E You are invited to a special Batgirl issue featuring Cassandra, Stephanie, Flamebird and, of course, Barbara. Find out what happens to The Batcave when the girls take over! Bonus: Coach Lobo’s Secret Soccer team versus…The Birds of Prey?! GO-O-O-A-A-AL!
Written by GREG WEISMAN and KEVIN HOPS • Art by CHRISTOPHER JONES and DAN DAVIS • Cover by CHRISTOPHER JONES On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E The team is taking Espionage 101 from Captain Atom. Their class project is to solve a cold case that involves a forty-year-old murder mystery, a military conspiracy and a half-decent chance that none of them will come out alive.
Written by SHOLLY FISCH Art by ETHEN BEAVERS Cover by RICK BURCHETT and DAN DAVIS On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E Batman and Zatanna have to take a walk on the weird side if they’re going to solve a break in at The House of Mystery! Before you can say “boo,” some of the spookiest bad guys around come knocking – and they’re not looking for treats!
Written by SCOTT GROSS • Art and cover by SCOTT GROSS On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E It’s Halloween and the Looney Tunes are out in full force as the ladies take to the track against some rink bullies in a knock-down, drag-out roller derby battle – and look out for that overzealous audience! Plus: More spooky holiday hijinks!
Written by WILLIAM HARMS • Art by ERIC NGUYEN Cover by DOUG MAHNKE On sale NOVEMBER 30 • 144 pg, FC, $17.99 US The smash PlayStation 3 video game returns in this volume collecting the 6-issue miniseries! While delivering a strange package, bike courier Cole MacGrath is caught in a massive explosion that gives him electric superpowers. Now, he must defend himself and his city from government forces that’ll stop at nothing to capture him.
Written by KAREN TRAVISS • Art by POP MHAN Cover by COLIN WILSON On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERS In part 2 of “Dirty Little Secrets,” the Gears have taken refuge on the island of Vectes, where they must defend the local civilians from marauding bands of Stranded. Joining them are their old enemies, the fiercely independent Gorasni. Memories of old atrocities may lead these tentative allies to kill each other instead of their common foe.
Written by BRIAN WOOD Art by GRANT BOND Cover by DUSTIN NGUYEN On sale OCTOBER 5 • 1 of 6, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US Acclaimed writer Brian Wood pens the latest comics epic based on the hit CW TV series Supernatural! On an academic break while at Stanford, Sam Winchester visits the United Kingdom on what is meant to be a sleepy trip...but on his first day he meets the alluring “Emma of the isles,” and his visit gets a thousand percent less boring! “Caledonia” will be an unparalleled adventure in the SUPERNATURAL saga as the Winchesters travel to Scotland!
Written by SCOTT SNYDER • Art and cover by SEAN MURPHY On sale OCTOBER 12 • 5 of 5, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERS Vampire hunter Felicia Book must make a horrible choice that will change her life and the world of vampires forever. Be here for the concluding chapter that will have a huge impact on AMERICAN VAMPIRE!
Written by BILL WILLINGHAM • Art by MARK BUCKINGHAM and STEVE LEIALOHA • Cover by JOAO RUAS On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERS In part three of “Inherit the Wind,” Bufkin continues his schemes to free Oz and its surroundings from the Nome King’s oppressive rule. Meanwhile, at the North Wind’s keep, the cubs continue to learn how to become winds – but is it turning into a competition with a decidedly deadly edge?
Written by BRIAN WOOD Art by RICCARDO BURCHIELLI Cover by JOHN PAUL LEON On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERS Only three issues of DMZ left! As Matty continues his tour of the recovering and the rebuilding of New York City, the secret he’s carrying around can’t be held in any longer. He confides in Zee, just days before his life will change forever. Will he ever see the city again?
Written by SCOTT SNYDER • Art by JORDI BERNET Cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERS In the middle of the brutal Indian Wars an unspeakable evil is released on the world. Meanwhile, the friendship of Skinner Sweet and James Book is starting to fracture. Featuring amazing guest art by the legendary Jordi Bernet (Torpedo, JONAH HEX).
Written by MATTHEW STURGES, BILL WILLINGHAM and STEVEN T. SEAGLE Art by LUCA ROSSI, JOSE MARZAN JR., TEDDY KRISTIANSEN and others Cover by ESAO ANDREWS On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US MATURE READERS • FINAL ISSUE Whatever happened to the House of Mystery? Legend tells of a magical place where beings from many worlds met to share their stories, where the price of a drink was a well-told tale. Now, many years later, three travelers happen upon the ruins of that legendary establishment, long since abandoned. But how did its story come to an end? Three very different versions of that mystery are told – but which one is the truth? Find out in “Three for the Road,” a triptych of tales penned by Matthew Sturges, Bill Willingham, with a reunion of the HOUSE OF SECRETS team of Steven T. Seagle (AMERICAN VIRGIN) and Teddy Kristansen (THE SANDMAN MIDNIGHT THEATRE).
Written by PETER MILLIGAN • Art by GAEL BERTRAND Cover by SIMON BISLEY On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERS When Georgie comes into possession of Constantine’s trench coat, she finds her life imitating the art from her favorite comic book. Meanwhile, Constantine’s attempts to repay a debt he owes his father-in-law ends in bloody disaster – and speaking of debts, Tamsin the witch thinks she owns a piece of our urban mage’s errant niece, Gemma.
Written by CHRIS ROBERSON Guest art by JAY STEPHENS Cover by MICHAEL ALLRED On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US MATURE READERS Nominated for a 2011 Eisner Award for Best New Series! Readers of iZOMBIE know Diogenes as the grizzled monster hunter who has seen it all and done it all. But he wasn’t always so experienced, and everyone has to start somewhere. So join us as we turn back the clock and witness Diogenes’ very first mission, when he journeyed to South America in search of the Vampire Queen of the Amazon – and you won’t want to miss learning his secret connection to Zombie Gwen’s “boyfriend,” Horatio! This issue is illustrated by guest artist Jay Stephens!
Written by BRIAN WOOD • Art by PAUL AZACETA Cover by MASSIMO CARNEVALE On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERS Two hundred years have passed since Ulf Haukur rose to power and established the Haukursson Clan as a force to be reckoned with. But the wild frontier days of Iceland are long gone. Can the family line continue into more modern and complicated times? “The Icelandic Trilogy” continues with part 4 of 9, titled “Conversion.”
Written by JASON AARON • Art by R.M. GUERA • Cover by JOCK On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERS “Knuckle Up” part four. There’s war on the rez, and like any other war there are bound to be casualties. As bullets fly, bonds are forever broken, and Dash moves to finally face his fiercest foe.
Written by JASON AARON • Art by JASON LATOUR, DAVIDE FURNO and R.M. GUERA • Cover by JOCK On sale NOVEMBER 16 • 160 pg, FC, $17.99 US • MATURE READERS In this new SCALPED collection featuring issues #43-49, Red Crow takes on a new challenger for tribal leadership, Dash pursues his mother’s murderer, and Officer Falls Down faces a most unusual captivity.
Written by BRIAN AZZARELLO Art by EDUARDO RISSO Cover by DAVE JOHNSON On sale OCTOBER 26 • 1 of 9, 32 pg, FC, $1.00 US • MATURE READERS Writer BRIAN AZZARELLO and artist EDUARDO RISSO – the Eisner Award-winning creators of 100 BULLETS – return to Vertigo with a new 9-issue miniseries, kicking off with a debut issue priced at just $1.00! Set in a post-apocalyptic near future, SPACEMAN tells the story of Orson – a hulking, lonely loser who spends his days collecting scrap metal and dreaming of the startrekking life he was promised. That is, until he finds himself at the center of a celebrity child kidnapping case. Seeing his chance to be a hero, Orson takes matters into his own hands...but will his actions only cause more heartbreak?
Written by LESLIE S. KLINGER THE SANDMAN written by NEIL GAIMAN Art by SAM KIETH, MIKE DRINGENBERG, MICHAEL ZULLI, KELLEY JONES, CHARLES VESS and COLLEEN DORAN and others • Cover by DAVE McKEAN On sale DECEMBER 28 • 560 pg, B&W, 11.75” x 11.75”, $49.99 US • MATURE READERS In-depth, informative and entertaining, THE ANNOTATED SANDMAN is a fascinating look at the New York Times best-selling series by Neil Gaiman. Edited by and with an introduction and notes by Leslie S. Klinger, the expert researcher and editor behind the Edgar®-winning New Annotated Sherlock Holmes and the critically acclaimed New Annotated Dracula, THE ANNOTATED SANDMAN is a panel-by-panel journey through every issue of THE SANDMAN. Beginning with issues #1-#20, this volume provides commentary, historical and contemporary references, hidden meanings and more, presented side-by-side with the series’ art and text. Using scripts and hours of conversation with Gaiman, Klinger reveals fascinating details of THE SANDMAN’s hundreds of unforgettable characters and its place in literary history. The first of an incredible four volume series, the ANNOTATED SANDMAN Vol. 1 is a must-have for every Sandman fan!
Written by JEFF LEMIRE Art by MATT KINDT Cover by JEFF LEMIRE On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US MATURE READERS Who is Captain James Thacker and what are he and his crew doing in the far northern reaches of Alaska? As Thacker and his crew man a deadly expedition, they will uncover secrets centuries old, but what does any of this have to do with Gus and Jepperd? The answers will shock you and change the course of SWEET TOOTH forever! A bold new storyline begins! Featuring special guest artist Matt Kindt (REVOLVER, Super Spy).
Written by DAVE GIBBONS, BRIAN WOOD, JOSHUA DYSART and others Art by JILL THOMPSON, DAVE GIBBONS, EMILY CARROLL and others Cover by RAFAEL GRAMPA 1:10 Variant cover by MICHAEL WM. KALUTA On sale OCTOBER 12 • 80 pg, FC, $7.99 US • MATURE READERS Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for details. In the wake of the success of STRANGE ADVENTURES, Vertigo presents another groundbreaking anthology! With nine tales of horror, suspense, and some unexpected twists, this latest from Vertigo showcases a fantastic blend of stories from comic legends and the up-and-coming stars of tomorrow. Plus, don’t miss a preview of Vertigo’s next smash-hit monthly series: a macabre and magical saga of voodoo gods and mortals in the death-soaked streets of New Orleans!
Written by MIKE CAREY Art by PETER GROSS and VINCE LOCKE Cover by YUKO SHIMIZU On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • MATURE READERS The finale of “On to Genesis!” In 1930s New York, Wilson Taylor confronts the true enormity of his betrayals, while in the present day, Tom comes face-to-face with their aftermath – and the link that binds him both to the Tinker and his creator.
Written by PETER MILLIGAN • Art by DEAN ORMSTON, EDUARDO RISSO and DUNCAN FEGREDO • Cover by DEAN ORMSTON On sale OCTOBER 5 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US • MATURE READERS Reprinting the 1995 epic of the Quills, an average suburban family who just happens to consume human flesh. Plus: Tales from HEARTTHROBS #3, WEIRD WAR TALES #4, STRANGE ADVENTURES #1 and WEIRD WESTERN TALES #4.
Sculpted by Paul Harding COMING SOON TO CARTOON NETWORK! The power ring shines its emerald light across a darkened universe, a symbol of law and order wielded by intergalactic police officer HAL JORDAN. Chosen by the ring for his ability to face fear head on, test pilot Hal Jordan possesses the strength of will to overcome even the most mind-numbing of terrors. Now, as an integral part of the GREEN LANTERN CORPS, he patrols the galaxy as the protector of Sector 2814, wielding emerald energy against evil – wherever it manifests. Measuring approximately 12.3” high x 6.4” wide x 5.5” deep, this hand-painted, cold-cast porcelain statue is packaged in a 4-color box. Limited Edition. On sale March 7, 2012 * Statue * $125 US
DC UNIVERSE ONLINE SERIES 1 BATMAN ACTION FIGURE DC UNIVERSE ONLINE SERIES 1 CATWOMAN ACTION FIGURE DC UNIVERSE ONLINE SERIES 1 CYBORG ACTION FIGURE DC UNIVERSE ONLINE SERIES 1 WONDER WOMAN ACTION FIGURE Based on art from one of the most anticipated online games in recent years! The DC UNIVERSE ONLINE ACTION FIGURES are from Sony Entertainment’s Massively Multi-Player Online Game, based on the art of Jim Lee! All four figures feature multiple points of articulation and include display bases. Character-appropriate accessories are also included. Batman measures approximately 6.75” high. Catwoman measures approximately 6.6” high. Cyborg measures approximately 6.75” high. Wonder Woman measures approximately 6.75” high. 4-color clamshell blister card packaging. On sale March 21, 2012 * Action Figures * PI
DESIGNED BY RYAN SOOK SCULPTED BY JIM MADDOX The Women of the DC Universe line of busts continues with Series 4, featuring new artist Ryan Sook. The Green Lantern of Space Sector 2815, Arisia Rrab is the latest in a long line of generational Green Lanterns. Taking on the responsibility of Green Lantern at only thirteen years old, Arisia became the youngest of all Green Lanterns. Designed by illustrator Ryan Sook, Arisia is the latest character to join the popular WOMEN OF THE DC UNIVERSE bust series. The hand-painted, cold-cast porcelain bust measures approximately 5.5” high x 4.25” wide x 5” deep and is packaged in a 4-color box. Limited Edition. On sale March 14, 2012 * Bust * $65 US
The Emerald Knight Battles the Embodiment of Fear! Fed by fear, the parasite Parallax preys on a being’s deepest fears – and can instill them as well. An ancient cosmic horror, Parallax has the power to possess and bind itself to a host. Only one hero can hope to slay the dragon and bring him under control – Green Lantern Hal Jordan. This hand-painted, cold-cast porcelain statue measures approximately 12.5” high x 10.5” wide x 7.5” deep, and is packaged in a 4-color box. Limited Edition. * Minor assembly required. On sale March 28, 2012 * Statue * $295 US
Written by PAUL KUPPERBERG • Art and cover by SCOTT NEELY On sale OCTOBER 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E Scooby and the gang of Mystery, Inc. help the assailed owner of an amusement park solve his ghastly ghost problem, but nothing is as it seems in this peculiar pursuit of a poltergeist!
Written and illustrated by THE USUAL GANG OF IDIOTS On sale OCTOBER 19 • 56 pg, FC, $5.99 US Just in time for Halloween, MAD’s got some tricky treats that will make even a headless horseman laugh!
ART BY VARIOUS This September, DC Comics explodes with 52 new #1 issues! DC’s entire line of comic books starring the World’s Greatest Super-Heroes is being renumbered with new, innovative storylines featuring the most iconic of DC’s characters, helmed by the most creative writers and artists in the industry. To celebrate this momentous occasion, DC Direct is producing an incredible portfolio featuring the striking cover images from all 52 debut issues illustrated by superstar artists including Jim Lee, Adam Hughes, David Finch, Ivan Reis, Francis Manapul, George Pérez and many more! Fifty two images by various cover artists are printed on high-quality 4-color matte paper stock, collected in a 4-color folder and shrink-wrapped together. All prints measure 9” x 12” and are ready for framing. Limited Edition. *Quantities may be allocated On sale October 5, 2011 * Portfolio * $129.99