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 AQUAMAN #37

AQUAMAN #37


Written by DAN ABNETT Art by RICCARDO FEDERICI Cover by STJEPAN SEJIC Variant cover by JOSHUA MIDDLETON Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “The Kingslayer” part three! With the King of Atlantis’ resistance down for the count, a magically monstrous King Rath rampages to extinguish them once and for all! Aquaman and Dolphin must gather whoever’s left standing for one final battle, but Rath finds bigger fishmen to fry as he prepares to sink Atlantis deeper into the abyss! On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC $3.99 US • RATED T



 AQUAMAN/JABBERJAW SPECIAL #1

AQUAMAN/JABBERJAW SPECIAL #1


Written by DAN ABNETT • Art and cover by PAUL PELLETIER and ANDREW HENNESSY Backup story written by JEFF PARKER • Backup story art by SCOTT KOLINS • Variant cover by JOSHUA MIDDLETON Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. When the town of Amnesty Island is besieged by a series of shark attacks, authorities call Aquaman for help! What’s unusual about this case is that the shark isn’t trying to kill people—he just wants to talk to them. The very confused Jabberjaw needs to get back to Aqualand, the future undersea utopia where he came from. But that peaceful city where man and sentient sea life have been living in harmony has been turned into a dystopian nightmare created by a new Ocean Master. Now the King of Atlantis and his friendly shark ally have to team up to set things right. Also includes a Captain Caveman meets the wizard Shazam in a short story by Jeff Parker and Scott Kolins. RETRO-SOLICITED • ONE-SHOT • On sale MAY 30 • 48 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T



 BATGIRL #24

BATGIRL #24


Written by SHAWN ALDRIDGE • Art by SCOTT GODLEWSKI • Cover by DAN MORA Variant cover by JOSHUA MIDDLETON • Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. After narrowly escaping the mazes of her own mind, Batgirl swings back into action to help Jacob Cesaro, an old classmate who has recently made some bad life decisions. Little does she know he’s now Two-Face’s latest recruit—and the key to his plans to take over the city! But Jacob’s not in it for the money and power promised by one of Gotham City’s greatest villains...he’s got something much more valuable in mind! On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T



BATMAN: SINS OF THE FATHER #5

BATMAN: SINS OF THE FATHER #5


Written by CHRISTOS GAGE Art and cover by RAFFAELE IENCO The war between Deadshot and Batman hurtles toward a deadly conclusion. While Batman tries to find a way to prove Floyd Lawton and Deadshot are one and the same, Deadshot focuses his quest for vengeance on Bruce Wayne, determined to take away everything he values in life. On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC • 5 of 6 • $2.99 US • RATED T+ DIGITAL FIRST



BATWOMAN #16

BATWOMAN #16


Written by MARGUERITE BENNETT Art by FERNANDO BLANCO Cover by DAN PANOSIAN Variant cover by MICHAEL CHO Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “The Fall of the House of Kane” part four! Alice’s deadly plague of virus-ridden bats may have been torn from the sky, but she still roams free. Now Batman must do whatever it takes to stop her—even if that means going through her sister, Batwoman, to do it. Blood ties and betrayal wage war in a clash for control that’s been in the making since the day Kate Kane put on the cowl: Batman vs. Batwoman! On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC • $3.99 US • RATED T+



BANE: CONQUEST #12

BANE: CONQUEST #12


Written by CHUCK DIXON Art and cover by GRAHAM NOLAN Bane! Batman! Their eternal feud continues in the heart of a Kobra stronghold! Who will live and who will die? And who will triumph in the end as this crime epic races on to its shocking conclusion, Bane co-creators Chuck Dixon and Graham Nolan bring their yearlong saga, the latest chapter in the life of the Man Who Broke the Bat, to a climax that you’ll never see coming! On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC • 12 of 12, $3.99 US • RATED T



 BLACK LIGHTNING/HONG KONG PHOOEY SPECIAL #1

BLACK LIGHTNING/HONG KONG PHOOEY SPECIAL #1


Written by BRYAN HILL • Art and cover by DENYS COWAN and BILL SIENKIEWICZ Backup story written by JEFF PARKER • Backup story art by SCOTT KOLINS • Variant cover by CHRISCROSS Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. Back from Viet Nam, kung fu master Hong Kong Phooey has set up his own detective agency in the inner city. Meanwhile, Jefferson Pierce (a.k.a. Black Lightning) has uncovered a plot by three assassins to collect the components of a sacred text revealing the darkest secrets of Martial Arts magic, and they’ll kill anyone who owns them—including the dog who holds the last chapter of the book, Hong Kong Phooey. Plus, a tale of the Funky Phantom as he goes toe-to-toe with the Spectre in a tale by Jeff Parker and Scott Kolins. RETRO-SOLICITED • ONE-SHOT • On sale MAY 30 • 48 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T



BATMAN #48

BATMAN #48


Written by TOM KING • Art and cover by MIKEL JANIN • Variant cover by OLIVIER COIPEL Retailers: This issue will ship with two cover. Please see the order form for details. “THE BEST MAN” part one! Batman and Catwoman decide it might be better to elope rather than go through some big, stodgy wedding ceremony, but no sooner do they put their marriage on the fast track than The Joker appears! And when The Joker kidnaps the Caped Crusader, will he give his old foe a piece of his mind or bash in his brains? On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



 BATMAN: PRELUDE TO THE WEDDING — NIGHTWING VS. HUSH #1

BATMAN: PRELUDE TO THE WEDDING — NIGHTWING VS. HUSH #1


Written by TIM SEELEY • Art by TRAVIS MOORE Cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE Dick Grayson has a lot of responsibility. Being the original partner to Batman, he’s the natural choice to be Bruce Wayne’s best man. So if anyone has to get to the wedding, it’s going to be him. Too bad Hush has other plans—and maybe Bruce Wayne does, too! ONE-SHOT • On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC • $3.99 US • RATED T



BATMAN: PRELUDE TO THE WEDDING — ROBIN VS. RA’S AL GHUL #1

BATMAN: PRELUDE TO THE WEDDING — ROBIN VS. RA’S AL GHUL #1


Written by TIM SEELEY • Art by BRAD WALKER and DREW HENNESSY Cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE Ra’s al Ghul returns to have a heart-to-heart with his grandson, Damian. Once upon a time, Ra’s thought Bruce Wayne would be the heir apparent to his criminal empire, but now that Batman has turned his back on Talia for good, Ra’s wants to know if Damian Wayne will honor his mother by stepping into the family business at last. ONE-SHOT • RETROSOLICITED • On sale MAY 30 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US RATED T+



BATMAN BEYOND #21

BATMAN BEYOND #21


Written by DAN JURGENS • Art by WILL CONRAD • Cover by VIKTOR KALVACHEV • Variant cover by DAVE JOHNSON Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “Target: Batman” part two! When a hyper-crime crisis strikes Neo-Gotham, Batman flies in to save the day. But why is the local news bashing him for his heroic deeds? Stranger still, why are the very people Batman saved suddenly turning on him with anger and almost uncontrollable violence? On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC • $3.99 US • RATED T



 THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD: BATMAN AND WONDER WOMAN #5

THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD: BATMAN AND WONDER WOMAN #5


Written by LIAM SHARP • Art and cover by LIAM SHARP There’s a grave missing detail of Batman and Wonder Woman’s investigation into the death of King Elatha—it’s not only about who killed him, but also what it means. As one king dies, another must arise…long live the new king Balor Evil-Eye! Now Batman and Wonder Woman must fight alongside Tir Na Nóg and destroy its causeways to our dimension! On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC, 5 of 6, $3.99 US • RATED T+



BOMBSHELLS UNITED #19

BOMBSHELLS UNITED #19


Written by MARGUERITE BENNETT Art by ANEKE and MARGUERITE SAUVAGE Cover by MARGUERITE SAUVAGE In this final issue, the war—and the Bombshells—come to an end at last. With grief and with grace, the world is changed—forever. On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC • $2.99 US • RATED T+ • DIGITAL FIRST • FINAL ISSUE



 THE CURSE OF BRIMSTONE #3

THE CURSE OF BRIMSTONE #3


Written by JUSTIN JORDAN • Art and cover by PHILIP TAN It’s tragic enough that Brimstone’s town was set on fire by his own hands, but now…his father?! Turning Joe into Brimstone was just for fun—the Salesman now holds Joe’s father hostage as well! Brimstone must fight the Salesman’s ice creaturess, the Hound, to save his father from her clutches. But without knowing exactly what his fiery powers wield, how can Brimstone be sure he won’t accidentally destroy another town…or himself? On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



CYBORG #23

CYBORG #23


Written by MARV WOLFMAN • Art and cover by DALE EAGLESHAM • Variant cover by CARLOS D’ANDA Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. With a covert spy leading Cyborg and his Giant Robots away from their secure base, the formerly secret location of Chikushu Island is revealed and the Dojo is attacked and destroyed. The only hope Cyborg has to regenerate his downed Giant Robots will also rob him of his own powers...which is exactly what Mekkan-X intends. On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T



 DAMAGE #6

DAMAGE #6


Written by ROBERT VENDITTI • Art by DIOGENES NEVES and TREVOR SCOTT • Cover by TONY S. DANIEL and DANNY MIKI Poison Ivy has been transforming the countryside and turning humans into plant food, but not to create a perfect ecological system for her beloved greenery. Rather, it’s a brand-new home for Gorilla Grodd and his army of apes! Damage faces his toughest opponent yet. Will his fists be any match for the meaty paws of the gorilla king? And what exactly is Swamp Thing’s role in all of this? On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



 DEATHSTROKE #32

DEATHSTROKE #32


Written by CHRISTOPHER PRIEST • Art by CARLO PAGULAYAN • Cover by ROBSON ROCHA Variant cover by FRANCESCO MATTINA • Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “BATMAN VS. DEATHSTROKE” part three! When a retired superhero gets caught in the crossfire between the World’s Greatest Detective and the DCU’s most deadly assassin, could an entire legacy be wiped out? Lines are crossed when Deathstroke and Batman’s feud takes its darkest turn yet—and there’s no going back! On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+



 DETECTIVE COMICS #982

DETECTIVE COMICS #982


Written by BRYAN HILL • Art by MIGUEL MENDONÇA • Cover by EDDY BARROWS • Variant cover by MARK BROOKS Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “On The Outside” part one! Duke Thomas. Cassandra Cain. They and other young heroes don’t intend to stand down, no matter what Batman thinks is best. Who can Batman trust to guide them? They need a teacher...and Black Lightning fits the bill! On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



EXIT STAGE LEFT: THE SNAGGLEPUSS CHRONICLES #6

EXIT STAGE LEFT: THE SNAGGLEPUSS CHRONICLES #6


Written by MARK RUSSELL Art by MIKE FEEHAN and SEAN PARSONS Backup story written by BRANDEE STILWELL Backup story art by GUS VASQUEZ Cover by BEN CALDWELL Variant cover by HOWARD PORTER Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. His life and career are in ashes, but Snagglepuss still has one card to play. Don’t miss the unforgettable conclusion to EXIT STAGE LEFT! Plus, in the explosive finale to “Sasquatch Detective,” Tonya’s disguise is blown while investigating a crime ring inside a day spa! On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, 6 of 6 • $3.99 US • RATED T+



THE FLASH #48

THE FLASH #48


Written by JOSHUA WILLIAMSON • Art and cover by HOWARD PORTER • Variant cover by FRANCESCO MATTINA Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “FLASH WAR” part two! Barry Allen and Wally West are brought to the future to stand trial for the murder of Eobard Thawne, but a terrible truth is uncovered when they reach the court—and Wally West is confronted with something he never even realized he lost. On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



 THE FLASH/SPEED BUGGY SPECIAL #1

THE FLASH/SPEED BUGGY SPECIAL #1


Written by SCOTT LOBDELL • Art and cover by BRETT BOOTH and NORM RAPMUND • Variant cover by IVAN REIS Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. When Wally West tries to take down Kilg%re, he’s stunned to find he has an unknown ally who can move just as fast as he can. Dr. Pernell, a brilliant S.T.A.R. Labs scientist, has found a way to power his buggy using the Speed Force. When The Flash agrees to help test the limits of the vehicle in a race, something sends them spiraling out of the Speed Force and into the unknown. They land in a post-apocalyptic future, but Dr. Pernell is gone, leaving only the buggy, which is now sentient. Together with his new anthropomorphic ally, The Flash must find a way to repair the time stream and stop the triple threat of Savitar, Speed Demon Buggy and…Reverse Speed Buggy! RETRO-SOLICITED • ONE-SHOT • On sale MAY 30 • 48 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T



FUTURE QUEST PRESENTS #11

FUTURE QUEST PRESENTS #11


Written by ROB WILLIAMS Art and cover by AARON LOPRESTI Variant cover by NICOLA SCOTT Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. Dorno of the Herculoids—now a grown adult—has been granted godlike powers…and may be the most powerful being in the universe…and it seems the boy he once was is gone forever. Has he forgotten his parents and the heritage of the Herculoids? And why is the equally godlike entity Animan eager to become a mentor to the new Dorno? On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC • $3.99 US • RATED T



GREEN LANTERNS #48

GREEN LANTERNS #48


Written by TIM SEELEY • Art by RONAN CLIQUET • Cover by PAUL PELLETIER and DANNY MIKI • Variant cover by BRANDON PETERSON Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “REBEL RUN” part one! The Guardians can no longer stand idly by as Jessica Cruz’s ring gains more sentience. They’ve seen anomalies within the rings turn into universal nightmares, and now it’s up to their greatest Lantern, Hal Jordan, to relieve Jess of her ring! On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



GREEN ARROW #41

GREEN ARROW #41


Written by MAIRGHREAD SCOTT • Art by MATTHEW CLARK • Cover by TYLER KIRKHAM • Variant cover by MIKE GRELL Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “LESS THAN” part one! At Superman’s request, Green Arrow escorts Parasite back to Stryker’s Island Prison, but Parasite feeds off the super-powers of the other inmates, breaks away from Arrow and causes a prison riot. On his own, with only the arrows in his quiver, Green Arrow will have to keep all the villains at bay and take out an overpowered Parasite! On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+



HAWKMAN #1

HAWKMAN #1


Written by ROBERT VENDITTI • Art and cover by BRYAN HITCH • Variant cover by STJEPAN SEJIC Retailers: These issues will ship with two covers each. Please see the order form for details. Spinning out of the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, Carter Hall returns to the DC Universe! An explorer of the ancient and unknown, Hawkman finds himself embroiled in a long-standing mission to discover the true purpose of his many reincarnations. Carter races around the globe trying to piece together an ancient prophecy, but will he be able to face down his past lives lurking around every corner? On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T



HAL JORDAN AND THE GREEN LANTERN CORPS #46

HAL JORDAN AND THE GREEN LANTERN CORPS #46


Written by ROB VENDITTI • Art by CLAYTON HENRY • Cover by STEPHEN SEGOVIA • Variant cover by TYLER KIRKHAM

Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details.

“DARKSTARS RISING” part five! The Green Lantern Corps has gathered its forces to stand against the encroaching threat of the Darkstars, but not even John Stewart was prepared for their next move: the Darkstars enlist Guy Gardner into their ranks!

On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



THE HELLBLAZER #23

THE HELLBLAZER #23


Written by TIM SEELEY • Art by DAVIDE FABBRI • Cover by TIM SEELEY • Variant cover by SEAN PHILLIPS Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “The Good Old Days” part five! John’s trying to listen to the angel on his shoulder, but Helena Bertinelli’s a bit bloodthirsty. And when she’s the better option, you have to ask yourself: What’s wrong with your life? On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+



HARLEY QUINN #43

HARLEY QUINN #43


Written by CHRISTOPHER SEBELA • Art by MIRKA ANDOLFO • Cover by JOHN TIMMS • Variant cover by FRANK CHO Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. When Harley Quinn finds herself hammer-deep in a paranoid spiral, the last thing she needs is for someone to blow up her favorite bodega! Worse, the only clue she finds seems to indicate Harley herself was the actual target of the attack! What’s a girl to do when she’s pushed all her friends away just as someone decides to kill her? On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+



THE IMMORTAL MEN #3

THE IMMORTAL MEN #3


Written by JAMES TYNION IV • Art by RYAN BENJAMIN and RICHARD FRIEND • Cover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMS “THE END OF FOREVER” part three! The Immortal Men have risked everything to save the otherwise unremarkable teenager Caden Park. But neither Caden nor the immortal heroes who saved him know the crucial role he’s predicted to play in the upcoming war between the Immortal Men. So when the hero Reload falls into the horrifying hands of the Bloodless, Caden Park must learn the Secret History of the DC Universe, and the truth behind his family heritage—and fast—before the Batman Who Laughs has all his pawns in play! On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



INJUSTICE 2 #27

INJUSTICE 2 #27


Written by TOM TAYLOR • Art by DANIEL SAMPERE • Cover by TYLER KIRKHAM Condemned to a prison planet by the Guardians of Oa, Hal Jordan must come to grips with his role in Superman’s failed Regime. Haunted by visions of the past and berated by his guard, Soranik, the former Green Lantern takes out his anger on a new arrival. But then an attack on the prison might soon spell disaster for the Green Lantern Corps. On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+ DIGITAL FIRST



JUSTICE LEAGUE #1

JUSTICE LEAGUE #1


Written by SCOTT SNYDER • Art by JIM CHEUNG and MARK MORALES • Cover by JIM CHEUNG • Variant cover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMS • Blank variant cover available Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “THE TOTALITY” part one! A brand-new era begins here! Comics legends Scott Snyder and Jim Cheung launch the Justice League into a cosmos-shaking mystery that will draw out their most terrible foes…in ways our heroes couldn’t possibly imagine! In this debut issue, Martian Manhunter struggles to protect the team from an incoming threat that will shatter the world as they know it, while a familiar face strikes out on a dark path… On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+



MAD #2

MAD #2


Written and illustrated by THE USUAL GANG OF IDIOTS It had to happen! This issue, MAD goes Hollywood! Alfred E. Neuman could be in the role of a lifetime...all he has to do is hit his mark, look good and say, “What, me worry?” On sale JUNE 6 • 56 pg, FC • $5.99 US



 MERA, QUEEN OF ATLANTIS #5

MERA, QUEEN OF ATLANTIS #5


Written by DAN ABNETT Art by LAN MEDINA Cover by NICOLA SCOTT Just as Mera and Orm prepare to fight side by side to save Atlantis from utter desolation, Nereus makes Orm a devious proposal that’s hard to refuse: control of the Xebellian army in exchange for Tula’s unwilling hand in marriage! Can the Ocean Master really resist the call of the sea? Or will Mera have to fight her own people to help Tula escape a fate that was once her own? On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC • 5 of 6 • $3.99 US • RATED T



THE MAN OF STEEL #1

THE MAN OF STEEL #1


Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS • Art by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO • Cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO Retailers: Includes a code for a free digital download of this issue. A new era begins for Superman as a threat from his earliest origins reemerges to destroy the Last Son of Krypton. As Superman struggles to come to grips with what has happened to his wife and son, he must also face a new threat that’s determined to burn down Metropolis! RETRO-SOLICITED • On sale MAY 30 • 32 pg, FC, 1 of 6, $3.99 US • RATED T



THE MAN OF STEEL #2

THE MAN OF STEEL #2


Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS • Art by EVAN “DOC” SHANER • Cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO With an arsonist loose in Metropolis, Superman’s powers are almost useless in finding the culprit. And back at the Daily Planet, everyone wants to know what’s going on with Lois Lane. How can Clark hold on to the secret of what happened to Lois and Jon much longer? On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, 2 of 6, $3.99 US • RATED T



 THE MAN OF STEEL #3

THE MAN OF STEEL #3


Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS • Art by RYAN SOOK • Cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO The merciless killer and zealot calling himself Rogol Zaar has searched the cosmos for Superman—and when he reaches the Fortress of Solitude, his actions will cut Superman to the core. On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, 3 of 6, $3.99 US • RATED T



 THE MAN OF STEEL #4

THE MAN OF STEEL #4


Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS • Art by KEVIN MAGUIRE • Cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO Rogol Zaar has committed a string of atrocities across the cosmos that have led him to the Fortress of Solitude—and now Superman and Supergirl plan to crush his schemes! But are even two Kryptonians enough to stop his sinister machinations? On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC, 4 of 6, $3.99 US • RATED T



 THE MAN OF STEEL #5

THE MAN OF STEEL #5


Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS • Art by ADAM HUGHES • Cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO Beaten by Rogol Zaar, his city burning at the hands of an unknown arsonist and the secret of what happened to Lois and Jon drawing closer to revelation—even Superman feels powerless against all that stands before him. On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC, 5 of 6, $3.99 US • RATED T



 THE MAN OF STEEL #6

THE MAN OF STEEL #6


Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS • Art by JASON FABOK • Cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO The fate of Lois Lane and Jon Kent is revealed! Metropolis’ survival hangs in the balance! And Superman must somehow put an end to Rogol Zaar’s rampage! It’s do-or-die time for the Man of Steel in the final chapter of this explosive miniseries! ADVANCE SOLICITED • On sale JULY 4 • 32 pg, FC, 6 of 6 • $3.99 US • RATED T



NEW CHALLENGERS #2

NEW CHALLENGERS #2


Written by SCOTT SNYDER and AARON GILLESPIE • Art by ANDY KUBERT and KLAUS JANSON • Cover by ANDY KUBERT The Challengers of the Unknown venture on their first mission for the Professor…to the bottom of the ocean! But when the ancient artifact they have to collect turns out to be far more dangerous than expected, the new teammates realize they might not all make it out alive! On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC, 2 of 6, $2.99 US • RATED T



 NEW SUPER-MAN AND THE JUSTICE LEAGUE OF CHINA #24

NEW SUPER-MAN AND THE JUSTICE LEAGUE OF CHINA #24


Written by GENE LUEN YANG • Art by BRENT PEEPLES and MATT SANTORELLI • Cover by PHILIP TAN Variant cover by BERNARD CHANG • Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “Fear the Future”! New Super-Man and the Justice League of China prepare for their final mission, and the fate of the Chinese metahuman future lies in the treacherous realm of ghosts! The team must enter the realm and confront their greatest fears to discover the path forward for their country—and help restore balance to the entire world in the process! On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T



 NIGHTWING #45

NIGHTWING #45


Written by BENJAMIN PERCY • Art by CHRISTOPHER MOONEYHAM • Cover by DECLAN SHALVEY Variant cover by JOHN ROMITA. JR. • Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. Nightwing investigates a string of murders that at first seem disconnected…but when signs start to point to the digital underworld, the mean streets of Blüdhaven begin to transform. So how does a hero like Dick Grayson-—used to using his fists to solve problems—stop a villain he can’t get his hands on? Especially when Blüdhaven isn’t the only thing compromised by a tech implant in this new “smart city” initiative…so is Nightwing’s mind. On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T



PLASTIC MAN #1

PLASTIC MAN #1


Written by GAIL SIMONE • Art by ADRIANA MELO • Cover by AARON LOPRESTI • Variant cover by AMANDA CONNER Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. Meet Eel O’Brian: a petty thug, thief and con artist who runs a strip club. Hey, he’s also dead, at least according to the gang that tossed him out like last week’s garbage. Literally. Don’t worry, though—he bounced back from all that, and now he’s trying to make a new life for himself, but the effort is stretching him pretty thin. How can he get revenge on his old boss, keep a street kid out of trouble, make a dancer fall in love with him and stop a mysterious society from taking over the world? Eel has no idea! On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, 1 of 6, $3.99 US • RATED T+



 RAVEN, DAUGHTER OF DARKNESS #6

RAVEN, DAUGHTER OF DARKNESS #6


Written by MARV WOLFMAN • Art by POP MHAN • Cover by GUILLEM MARCH Are Raven and her mother, Arella, truly dead? Can Baron Winters do nothing but watch helplessly as Trigon wins at last? On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC, 6 of 12, $3.99 US • RATED T



 RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #23

RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #23


Written by SCOTT LOBDELL • Art by TREVOR HAIRSINE and RYAN WINN • Cover by TREVOR HAIRSINE Variant cover by GUILLEM MARCH • Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. Bizarro is teetering on the brink between brilliance and—well, Bizarro! Artemis is coming to grips with her past as a secret envoy to Lex Luthor. But it’s Red Hood who’s in for the shock of his life when he finds the cache of letters Ma Gunn kept from him when he was a ward under her care. Letters from his father. Jason Todd has hated his deadbeat dad as long as he can remember, but what he’s about to learn may threaten the future of the Outlaws—and anyone who dares to stand in Jason’s path. On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+



SCOOBY APOCALYPSE #26

SCOOBY APOCALYPSE #26


Written by KEITH GIFFEN and J.M. DeMATTEIS • Art by RON WAGNER and ANDY OWENS • Cover by KAARE ANDREWS Variant cover by MIKE PERKINS • Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. With one of their own dead, the members of the Scooby gang wrestle with their grief. But there’s precious little time to mourn, because a new threat is rising—one that may spell an end to the gang’s hope of building a haven for the survivors of the nanite plague. On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T



SCOOBY-DOO TEAM-UP #39

SCOOBY-DOO TEAM-UP #39


Written by SHOLLY FISCH Art and cover by DARIO BRIZUELA To stop a spectral menace in the 21st century, the gang will have to travel back through time to solve the mystery before it even begins. But that’s easier said than done, as visiting World War II means facing spies, saboteurs and Nazi monsters! Good thing the gang isn’t alone, fighting side by side with the Golden Age’s premiere superhero team: the Justice Society of America! On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC • $2.99 US • RATED E



 SIDEWAYS #5

SIDEWAYS #5


Written by JUSTIN JORDAN • Art by ROBERT GILL • Cover by KENNETH ROCAFORT After the devastating loss of one of the most important people in his life, Derek James tries to throw himself into being the hero Sideways to distract himself. Unfortunately, new villain the Showman has arrived to tear those wounds right back open. On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



 THE SILENCER #6

THE SILENCER #6


Written by DAN ABNETT • Art by VIKTOR BOGDANOVIC • Cover by JOHN ROMITA JR. and SANDRA HOPE “PAYBACK TIME” part three! Silencer throws down with Talia al Ghul in a diner, and they’ll use everything—including the kitchen sink—to kill each other! So sit back and order one murder with a side of bullets—and don’t forget the disco fries. On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+



 SUICIDE SQUAD #43

SUICIDE SQUAD #43


Written by ROB WILLIAMS • Art by EDUARDO PANSICA and JULIO FERREIRA • Cover by GUILLEM MARCH Variant cover by FRANCESCO MATTINA • Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “CONSTRICTION” part three! Trained to kill by Kobra, Deadshot’s daughter Zoe may be even more deadly than her father. Batman and Deadshot must face her down and stop her before she kills both them and all of Kobra! On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+



 SUPER SONS/DYNOMUTT SPECIAL #1

SUPER SONS/DYNOMUTT SPECIAL #1


Written by PETER J. TOMASI • Art and cover by FERNANDO PASARIN and OCLAIR ALBERT Variant cover by DOUG MAHNKE • Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. It’s no fun for Jon Kent to be visiting Big City with his parents for the funeral of an old friend. So his best pal Damian Wayne decides to follow along and give him the inside scoop on the city. But when they go to meet Robin’s local friend, Dynomutt, they find him injured and in need of help. And Dynomutt’s human superhero companion, Blue Falcon, has seemingly turned evil. What’s the reason for this betrayal between once-loyal companions, and what role might the evil Red Vulture play in this scenario? RETRO-SOLICITED • ONE-SHOT • On sale MAY 30 • 48 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T



 THE TERRIFICS #5

THE TERRIFICS #5


Written by JEFF LEMIRE • Art by EVAN “DOC” SHANER • Cover by DALE EAGLESHAM What happens when the Terrifics have to fight a whole town made entirely out of…Metamorpho?! If the streetlight doesn’t get them first, they’ll need to save the innocent people transformed into elemental avatars in a world gone completely berserk! We’re talkin’ gas armies, rock monsters, orbs of Ra and ancient element people to boot! Everything’s possessed and crazy! Somebody call an exorcist—or four! On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



 TEEN TITANS SPECIAL #1

TEEN TITANS SPECIAL #1


Written by ADAM GLASS Art by ROBSON ROCHA and others Cover by ROBSON ROCHA and TREVOR SCOTT Robin, Kid Flash and Red Arrow are sick of the super-hero status quo, and if the adults won’t do anything about it, you’d better believe these teenagers will! Following the shocking events of NO JUSTICE, don’t miss this special oversized issue that sets the stage for a fearless new direction that will change the Teen Titans forever! ONE-SHOT • On sale JUNE 27 • 48 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T



TEEN TITANS GO! #28

TEEN TITANS GO! #28


Written by SHOLLY FISCH Art by JEREMY LAWSON and MARCELO DiCHIARA Cover by MARCELO DiCHIARA Control Freak’s latest plan? Sending the Teen Titans to the past! Will our heroes have fun in 1950s Hollywood? Maybe. But when they return to the present, Robin’s got some chores to do, and the rest of the team will need some superhero mentoring! On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC • $2.99 US • RATED E • DIGITAL FIRST



 TITANS SPECIAL #1

TITANS SPECIAL #1


Written by DAN ABNETT Art by PAUL PELLETIER and others Cover by BRANDON PETERSON It’s the dawn of a new age of TITANS! The events of METAL and NO JUSTICE have left the team in tatters, but a strange new threat has emerged to lead Nightwing to reassemble the Titans with a mix of old blood and new. A rash of metahuman power fluctuations are threatening people around the globe, and only the friends who grew up as superheroes can help those whose powers have grown out of control! It all starts here in this special issue kicking off a bold new direction! ONE-SHOT • On sale JUNE 13 • 48 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T+



THE WILD STORM #14

THE WILD STORM #14


Written by WARREN ELLIS Art and cover by JON DAVIS-HUNT Variant cover by VANESA DEL REY Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. John Lynch, ex-director of IO, is travelling to America to warn the subjects of his most secret program that the current heads of IO may know about them—what Lynch did to them in Project Thunderbook, how they changed and where they’re hiding. He may be a day too late to help Alexandra Fairchild, waiting in the middle of nowhere for people to come and kill her. On sale JUNE 20• 32 pg, FC • $3.99 US • RATED T+



 THE UNEXPECTED #1

THE UNEXPECTED #1


Written by STEVE ORLANDO Art by RYAN SOOK and CARY NORD • Cover by RYAN SOOK In the aftermath of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, the DC Universe has been forever changed as new heroes are called out of the shadows. Amid this all is Janet Fals...Firebrand! Once a paramedic dedicated to saving lives, she must now start a fight once every 24 hours to feed the Conflict Engine that’s replaced her heart. But Janet’s heart isn’t just a curse—it’s a beacon, drawing out both the mysterious Neon the Unknown and the seductive, malevolent Bad Samaritan. One of them wants to cut out her heart, the other wants to save it—but neither of them knows the true danger hidden within that will kick off a superhero manhunt ranging from Thanagar to the deepest heart of the Dark Multiverse! On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • FOLDOUT COVER • RATED T



THE UNEXPECTED #1

THE UNEXPECTED #1


Written by STEVE ORLANDO Art by RYAN SOOK and CARY NORD • Cover by RYAN SOOK In the aftermath of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, the DC Universe has been forever changed as new heroes are called out of the shadows. Amid this all is Janet Fals...Firebrand! Once a paramedic dedicated to saving lives, she must now start a fight once every 24 hours to feed the Conflict Engine that’s replaced her heart. But Janet’s heart isn’t just a curse—it’s a beacon, drawing out both the mysterious Neon the Unknown and the seductive, malevolent Bad Samaritan. One of them wants to cut out her heart, the other wants to save it—but neither of them knows the true danger hidden within that will kick off a superhero manhunt ranging from Thanagar to the deepest heart of the Dark Multiverse! On sale JUNE 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • FOLDOUT COVER • RATED T



WILDSTORM: MICHAEL CRAY #8

WILDSTORM: MICHAEL CRAY #8


Written by BRYAN HILL from a story by WARREN ELLIS Art by N. STEVEN HARRIS and DEXTER VINES Cover by DENYS COWAN and BILL SIENKIEWICZ. Constantine and Diana Prince promise Michael they can help free him from the alien consciousness growing inside him, but in order for them to help, Cray must keep them both alive...protecting them from his former team as Trelane aims war at them all. How far is Cray willing to go to rid himself of the thing festering inside his mind? And how far will that alien inside Cray go to protect itself? On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC • $3.99 US • RATED T+



WONDER WOMAN #48

WONDER WOMAN #48


Written by JAMES ROBINSON • Art and cover by JESUS MERINO • Variant cover by JENNY FRISON Retailers: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “The Dark Gods” part three! Every hero on Earth has tested their mettle against the Dark Gods—except for Wonder Woman, who’s not on Earth! With Diana lost in space fighting off the Gods’ assault on the Star Sapphires, it’s down to Jason to protect her planet and her friends...but, uh, he hasn’t won a fight yet... On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



JUSTICE LEAGUE #2

JUSTICE LEAGUE #2


Written by SCOTT SNYDER • Art and cover by JORGE JIMENEZ • Variant cover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMS

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“THE TOTALITY” part two! The League faced an impossible decision…and now they must face the consequences! While Martian Manhunter and Batman attempt to recruit an old ally back into the fold, The Flash and Hawkgirl are blindsided by new challenges that could rewrite their mythologies!

On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T+



   BATMAN #49

BATMAN #49


Written by TOM KING • Art and cover by MIKEL JANIN • Variant cover by OLIVIER COIPEL

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“THE BEST MAN” part two! Now it’s up to Catwoman to rescue her one true love. It’s the Cat vs. the Clown in one exciting showdown that sets the stage for our giant anniversary issue—and the biggest union in comics!

On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



BATMAN: PRELUDE TO THE WEDDING — BATGIRL VS. THE RIDDLER #1

BATMAN: PRELUDE TO THE WEDDING — BATGIRL VS. THE RIDDLER #1


Written by TIM SEELEY • Art by MINKYU JUNG

Cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE

On the eve of Batman’s wedding to Catwoman, two of Gotham City’s finest minds clash. In her role as Oracle, Barbara Gordon wired all of her allies together. But when The Riddler takes on Batgirl, will he tear everything asunder?

ONE-SHOT • On sale JUNE 13 • 32 pg, FC • $3.99 US • RATED T



 BATMAN: PRELUDE TO THE WEDDING — RED HOOD VS. ANARKY #1

BATMAN: PRELUDE TO THE WEDDING — RED HOOD VS. ANARKY #1


Written by TIM SEELEY • Art by JAVIER FERNANDEZ

Cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE

Red Hood has always been the one standing slightly apart from the rest of the Bat crew. Some see him as the Robin gone bad—which is exactly the kind of thing someone like Anarky can exploit. Now Red Hood is running security at Catwoman’s bachelorette party—and if Anarky can crash it, that could be the final straw for Jason Todd!

ONE-SHOT • On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC • $3.99 US • RATED T



 BATMAN: PRELUDE TO THE WEDDING — HARLEY QUINN VS. THE JOKER #1

BATMAN: PRELUDE TO THE WEDDING — HARLEY QUINN VS. THE JOKER #1


Written by TIM SEELEY • Art by SAMI BASRI • Cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE

Harley Quinn knows a thing or two about dysfunctional relationships. When she hears that her old flame is trying to get in the way of a happy new life for one of her best friends, the Maid of Mischief tracks The Joker down to give him a piece of her mind—and maybe a few blows from her hammer, too.

ONE-SHOT • On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC • $3.99 US • RATED T



    DETECTIVE COMICS #983

DETECTIVE COMICS #983


Written by BRYAN HILL • Art by MIGUEL MENDONÇA • Cover by EDDY BARROWS • Variant cover by MARK BROOKS

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“On The Outside” part two! Batman wanted Black Lightning involved in the lives of his protégés—but how involved was the Dark Knight thinking? What kind of missions will Jefferson Pierce take them on? And what, exactly, is he whispering in their ears about Batman himself?

On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



  THE FLASH #49

THE FLASH #49


Written by JOSHUA WILLIAMSON • Art and cover by HOWARD PORTER • Variant cover by FRANCESCO MATTINA

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“FLASH WAR” part three! There’s only one thing that can put Wally West’s life back together. As he races back to the present, he has one goal: break the Speed Force! Can The Flash stop his former sidekick before it’s too late?

On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



 GREEN LANTERNS #49

GREEN LANTERNS #49


Written by TIM SEELEY • Art by V KEN MARION • Cover by PAUL PELLETIER and DANNY MIKI • Variant cover by BRANDON PETERSON

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“REBEL RUN” part two! Simon Baz and Jessica Cruz hide from Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps on the planet Hellhole. While the two butt heads over what to do next, they find an ancient threat that has been slumbering within the core of this crime-infested world. It has been feeding, and it is ready to wake and strike!

On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



HAL JORDAN AND THE GREEN LANTERN CORPS #47

HAL JORDAN AND THE GREEN LANTERN CORPS #47


Written by ROB VENDITTI • Art by ETHAN VAN SCIVER • Cover by STEPHEN SEGOVIA Variant cover by TYLER KIRKHAM

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“DARKSTARS RISING” part six! As Hal Jordan and the rest of the Green Lantern Corps scramble to save Guy Gardner from the Darkstar army, John Stewart’s plan to save the GLC hinges on Kyle Rayner and a last-ditch effort to maintain their foothold!

On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



  HARLEY QUINN #44

HARLEY QUINN #44


Written by CHRISTOPHER SEBELA • Art by MIRKA ANDOLFO • Cover by JOHN TIMMS • Variant cover by FRANK CHO

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And in issue #44, she’s up crazy creek without a hoagie when Harley Quinn goes full Batman to hunt down whoever made her favorite bodega go boom. But while digging her way through a twisted trail of clues, Harley discovers trouble that could mean the end of New York City…only nobody believes her!

On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+



   INJUSTICE 2 #28

INJUSTICE 2 #28


Written by TOM TAYLOR • Art and cover by BRUNO REDONDO and JUAN ALBARRAN

When the Red Lanterns attack the prison colony on the planet Harring, a powerless Hal Jordan finds himself on the side of an old enemy. The Green Lanterns’ dire situation forces Hal to make a desperate move.

On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

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 WONDER WOMAN #49

WONDER WOMAN #49


Written by JAMES ROBINSON • Art and cover by JESUS MERINO • Variant cover by JENNY FRISON

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“The Dark Gods” part four! Humanity worships new masters. Its heroes have fallen. And Wonder Woman? Wonder Woman stands alone!

On sale JUNE 27 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T



   SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU? #94

SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU? #94


Written by SHOLLY FISCH

Art and cover by RANDY ELLIOTT

Scooby and the gang have faced yetis on distant mountain peaks before…but on a fitness center’s climbing wall in the middle of the city?! Our heroes will have to scale the heights to get to the bottom of the mystery of the Abominable Indoor Snowman—if they can conquer Shaggy’s fear of heights, that is.

On sale JUNE 20 • 32 pg, FC • $2.99 US • RATED E