DC Comics Solicitations - On Sale Jan 2013

DC Comics Solicitations - On Sale Jan 2013


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ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN: JOSE LUIS GARCIA-LOPEZ HC

ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN: JOSE LUIS GARCIA-LOPEZ HC


Written by GERRY CONWAY, MARTIN PASKO, DAVID MICHELINIE, LEN WEIN and ELLIOT MAGGIN Art by JOSE LUIS GARCIA-LOPEZ and others Cover by JOSE LUIS GARCIA-LOPEZ On sale MARCH 27 • 360 pg, FC, $39.99 US • Collecting tales illustrated by master comics artist Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez from SUPERMAN #294, 301, 302, 307-309 and 347, DC COMICS PRESENTS #1-4 and 17, and ALL-NEW COLLECTOR’S EDITION C-54.



BATMAN: THE BLACK MIRROR TP

BATMAN: THE BLACK MIRROR TP


Written by SCOTT SNYDER Art by JOCK and FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA Cover by JOCK Resolicit • On sale FEBRUARY 27 • 304 pg, FC, $16.99 US Retailers: This title is resolicited. All previous orders are cancelled. • Originally published in DETECTIVE COMICS #871-877, this epic from the writer of BATMAN, SWAMP THING and AMERICAN VAMPIRE forces Batman to confront one of Gotham City’s oldest evils! • Plus: The corpse of a killer whale shows up on the floor of one of Gotham City’s foremost banks, setting a deadly mystery in motion!



BATGIRL VOL. 1: THE DARKEST REFLECTION TP

BATGIRL VOL. 1: THE DARKEST REFLECTION TP


Written by GAIL SIMONE Art by ARDIAN SYAF and VICENTE CIFUENTES Cover by ADAM HUGHES On sale FEBRUARY 6 • 144 pg, FC, $14.99 US • The hit DC COMICS – THE NEW 52 series that brought BARBARA GORDON back as Batgirl is collected in trade paperback! • Collects the new BATGIRL #1-6!



ABSOLUTE BLACKEST NIGHT HC

ABSOLUTE BLACKEST NIGHT HC


Written by GEOFF JOHNS, PETER J. TOMASI and others Art by IVAN REIS, OCLAIR ALBERT and others Cover by IVAN REIS and OCLAIR ALBERT Advance solicited • On sale JUNE 26 • 360 pg, FC, 8.25” x 12.5”, $99.99 US • As the war between the Corps rages, the prophecy of the Blackest Night descends on the DC Universe! Can Hal Jordan lead DC’s champions against an army of Black Lanterns made up of the deceased heroes and villains? • Collects the Free Comic Book Day BLACKEST NIGHT #0, BLACKEST NIGHT #1-8, UNTOLD TALES OF THE BLACKEST NIGHT #1 and DC UNIVERSE #0!



BATMAN VOL. 2: CITY OF OWLS HC

BATMAN VOL. 2: CITY OF OWLS HC


Written by SCOTT SNYDER and JAMES TYNION IV Art by GREG CAPULLO, JONATHAN GLAPION, JASON FABOK, RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE, BECKY CLOONAN and ANDY CLARKE Cover by GREG CAPULLO On sale MARCH 20 • 208 pg, FC, $24.99 US • After a series of deadly discoveries, Bruce Wayne has learned that the Court of Owls is real — and a deadly threat out to control Gotham City! • Unleashing their deadly assassins known as the Talons, Batman must stop the insidious Court of Owls before they claim the city for their own. In doing so, The Dark Knight will uncover dark secrets — not just about the city he’s sworn to protect, but about the history of the Wayne family. • Collects BATMAN #8-12 and BATMAN ANNUAL #1.



CATWOMAN VOL. 2: DOLLHOUSE TP

CATWOMAN VOL. 2: DOLLHOUSE TP


Written by JUDD WINICK Art by GUILLEM MARCH, ADRIANA MELO, MARIAH BENES and JULIO FERREIRA Cover by GUILLEM MARCH On sale FEBRUARY 27 • 144 pg, FC, $14.99 US • Teaming with a new partner called Spark, Catwoman is out to take Gotham City — literally! But when Catwoman runs into Dollhouse, a psychotic who kidnaps children from the streets of Gotham City, a rage awakens in her that not even she knew existed! • Collects CATWOMAN #7-12.



EARTH 2 VOL. 1: THE GATHERING HC

EARTH 2 VOL. 1: THE GATHERING HC


Written by JAMES ROBINSON Art by NICOLA SCOTT, TREVOR SCOTT and EDUARDO PANSICA Cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO On sale MARCH 13 • 160 pg, FC, $22.99 US • Who are the heroes of Earth 2? When the Batman, Wonder Woman and Superman of Earth 2 fall in battle, it’s up to a new breed of heroes to come together to combat the returning evil of Apokolips! • Collects issues #1-6 of the red-hot DC COMICS – THE NEW 52 series!



GREEN ARROW: SALVATION TP

GREEN ARROW: SALVATION TP


Written by J.T. KRUL and JASON PATRICK Art by DIOGENES NEVES and AGUSTIN PADILLA Cover by JOSHUA MIDDLETON On sale FEBRUARY 13 • 192 pg, FC, $16.99 US • After the events of BRIGHTEST DAY, Green Arrow defends the forest in the middle of Star City as a modern day Robin Hood from all that would do it harm. • Collects GREEN ARROW #8-15.



IMPULSE VOL. 1: RUNS IN THE FAMILY TP

IMPULSE VOL. 1: RUNS IN THE FAMILY TP


Written by MARK WAID Art and cover by HUMBERTO RAMOS and WAYNE FAUCHER On sale FEBRUARY 27 • 240 pg, FC, $19.99 US • In this new edition of Impulse’s adventures by writer Mark Waid, the teen speedster meets teen villain White Lightning, Blockbuster, and, from the 30th century, Legion of Super-Heroes member XS. • Collects IMPULSE #1-6, 8-9 and 12-13.



SILVER AGE TEEN TITANS ARCHIVES VOL. 2 HC

SILVER AGE TEEN TITANS ARCHIVES VOL. 2 HC


Written by BOB HANEY and others Art by NICK CARDY, IRV NOVICK, NEAL ADAMS, GIL KANE and others • Cover by NICK CARDY Advance solicited • On sale JUNE 19 • 400 pg, FC, $75.00 US • The top teen heroes of the 1960s return in this volume collecting TEEN TITANS #6-20 and THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #83! • Don’t miss the action as the Titans take on The Mad Mod, Captain Rumble and The Scorcher, and get wrapped up in “The Dimensional Caper” and “A Swingin’ Christmas”!



THE SHADE TP

THE SHADE TP


Written by JAMES ROBINSON Art by CULLY HAMNER, DARWYN COOKE, J. BONE, JAVIER PULIDO, JILL THOMPSON, FRAZER IRVING and GENE HA Cover by TONY HARRIS On sale FEBRUARY 27 • 280 pg, FC, $19.99 US • An attack in Opal City kicks off a globe-hopping, centuries-spanning quest that will irrevocably change The Shade’s life and shed light on his true origin! • Collects the 12-issue miniseries.



SUPERMAN: THE DEATH AND RETURN OF SUPERMAN OMNIBUS HC

SUPERMAN: THE DEATH AND RETURN OF SUPERMAN OMNIBUS HC


Written by DAN JURGENS, LOUISE SIMONSON, JERRY ORDWAY, ROGER STERN and others Art by DAN JURGENS, BRETT BREEDING, JON BOGDANOVE, JERRY ORDWAY, TOM GRUMMETT, JACKSON GUICE and others Cover by DAN JURGENS and JERRY ORDWAY On sale MARCH 20 • 1,008 pg, FC, $99.99 US • This unforgettable epic is collecting in this massive edition including SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #17-26, SUPERMAN #73-82, ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #496-505, ACTION COMICS #683-691, JUSTICE LEAGUE AMERICA #69, SUPERMAN: THE LEGACY OF SUPERMAN #1 and GREEN LANTERN #46. • Includes chapters of “World Without a Superman,” bonus materials and more!



SUPERMAN: FOR TOMORROW TP

SUPERMAN: FOR TOMORROW TP


Written by BRIAN AZZARELLO Art by JIM LEE, SCOTT WILLIAMS and others Cover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMS On sale FEBRUARY 6 • 320 pg, FC, $24.99 US • In this epic from Brian Azzarello and Jim Lee, a cataclysmic event has struck the Earth. Millions of people have vanished without a trace. No one is left unaffected — not even Superman! But how could millions of people vanished without a trace — and could Superman be the cause? • Collecting SUPERMAN #204-215, plus bonus materials!



SUPERMAN VS. SHAZAM! TP

SUPERMAN VS. SHAZAM! TP


Written by ROY THOMAS, JOEY CAVALIERI and GERRY CONWAY Art by GIL KANE, RICH BUCKLER and DICK GIORDANO Cover by RICH BUCKLER and DICK GIORDANO On sale FEBRUARY 20 • 192 pg, FC, $19.99 US • It’s the Man of Steel vs. the World’s Mightiest Mortal in this collection featuring Mr. Mxyzptlk, Mr. Mind, Captain Nazi, Black Adam and more! • Collects ALL-NEW COLLECTOR’S EDITION C-58, DC COMICS PRESENTS #33-34 and 49, and DC COMICS PRESENTS ANNUAL #3.



SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SGT. ROCK VOL. 4 TP

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SGT. ROCK VOL. 4 TP


Written by ROBERT KANIGHER Art by JOE KUBERT, RUSS HEATH and JACK ABEL Cover by JOE KUBERT On sale FEBRUARY 20 • 520 pg, B&W, $19.99 US • In these tales, Sgt. Rock meets ace pilot Johnny Cloud, is taken prisoner by German forces, and leads a team of youthful soldiers into action. • Collects OUR ARMY AT WAR #181-216.



STORMWATCH VOL. 2: ENEMIES OF THE EARTH TP

STORMWATCH VOL. 2: ENEMIES OF THE EARTH TP


Written by PETER MILLIGAN and PAUL JENKINS Art by IGNACIO CALERO, JULIO FERREIRA, DANIEL HDR, SEAN PARSONS, MIGUEL SEPULVEDA and WILL CONRAD Cover by MIGUEL SEPULVEDA On sale FEBRUARY 13 • 160 pg, FC, $14.99 US • Stormwatch struggles against the threat of the Gravity Miners, and the Martian Manhunter quits the team – but not without a fight! • Collects STORMWATCH #7-12 and RED LANTERNS #10.



SUICIDE SQUAD VOL. 2: BASILISK RISING TP

SUICIDE SQUAD VOL. 2: BASILISK RISING TP


Written by ADAM GLASS, DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING Art by FEDERICO DALLOCCHIO, FERNANDO DAGNINO, CARLOS RODRIGUEZ, ANDRES GUINALDO and JESUS SAIZ Cover by KEN LASHLEY On sale FEBRUARY 13 • 192 pg, FC, $16.99 US • As the team tries to recover from their disastrous Gotham City mission, a traitor stalks the Squad! His mission: Assassinate Amanda Waller, expose the Squad and leave Task Force X in ruins! • Collects SUICIDE SQUAD #8-13 and #0 and RESURRECTION MAN #9.



THE NEW TEEN TITANS: GAMES TP

THE NEW TEEN TITANS: GAMES TP


Written by MARV WOLFMAN and GEORGE PEREZ Art by GEORGE PEREZ, MIKE PERKINS and AL VEY Cover by GEORGE PEREZ Resolicit • On sale FEBRUARY 27 • 144 pg, 8.125” x 10.812”, FC, $16.99 US • Over 20 years in the making, this original graphic novel by Marv Wolfman and George Perez is now available in trade paperback! • In this epic story, a mysterious villain plays a deadly game with New York City as the gameboard – and the Teen Titans as the pieces! Retailers: This title is resolicited. All previous orders are cancelled.



VOODOO VOL. 2: THE KILLER IN ME TP

VOODOO VOL. 2: THE KILLER IN ME TP


Written by JOSH WILLIAMSON Art by SAMI BASRI Cover by PAULO SIQUEIRA On sale FEBRUARY 20 • 160 pg, FC, $14.99 US • Black Razor Agent Fallon has Voodoo cornered! Now it’s time for revenge. But it’s up to Voodoo to decide if she’s going to be a hero or a villain! Plus, Pris is forced to confront exactly what she has become after being experimented on by the Daemonites. • Collects VOODOO #7-12 and 0.



WONDER WOMAN: ODYSSEY VOL. 2 TP

WONDER WOMAN: ODYSSEY VOL. 2 TP


Written by J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI and PHIL HESTER Art by DON KRAMER, EDUARDO PANSICA, GERALDO BORGES, TRAVIS MOORE, WAYNE FAUCHER, JAY LEISTEN and others Cover by ALEX GARNER On sale FEBRUARY 6 • 192 pg, FC, $16.99 US In this final “Odyssey” volume, Wonder Woman faces Cheetah, Silver Swan, Dr. Psycho and the mysterious Morrigan! • Collecting WONDER WOMAN #607-614!