DC Comics Animation - Comic Book News & Discussion Thread, Part 2 (Possible Spoilers)

Yojimbo

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Welcome to Part 2 the DC Animated Comics News & Discussion thread! Discuss what you think will be happening in upcoming issues, hints and tidbits from interviews, press releases, solicitation info --anything that's been officially released by the comic company or creative team is discussable here! Covering all your favorite current animated comic series, discuss it all here!

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"Hell to Pay" Chapter 12 will be available starting June 6th. Written by Jeff Parker and Pencils by Matthew Dow Smith.
Waller's last chance to save her soul from damnation is at hand, but can she grasp it tightly enough?
I expect many will die but hope it won't impact what Tucker and co. have in the works for the upcoming movies. But it's tough because they can't just kill off the not-so popular characters and spare the famous ones.
 

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Chapter 3 is up as well.
Ma and Pa Kent came to Metropolis to meet Clark's lady, but when Ma sets off on her own, Superman has to come back and save her! "Power" part 3.
I guess the angle of this comic is to show the day in the life of Superman like that guest shot in The Brave and The Bold or even similar to B:TAS' "Appointment in Crime Alley".

EDIT: More info:
Art will be done by Cat Staggs, Joel Ojeda, Laura Braga and more. It is a weekly 12 issue series. Some chapters takes place before, during, and after the Doomsday battle. One story will explore what Jimmy was doing during the battle. Each chapter explains what power means: to Superman who uses it to save humanity or villains or wield it to further their own selfish agendas. Preview of Chapter 1 included.
 
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August 8th:
"Death of Superman" Chapter 4, available starting August 22nd.
Superman's been having a trying day, and now he's letting off some steam—by punching Lobo! "Power" part 4.

August 15th:
Log-line for Chapter 5. Available starting August 29th, Written by Louise Simonson & Pencils by Joel Ojeda.
"Proof" part 1! Jimmy Olsen is aiming for a promotion—can he convince Perry White he's got the nose for news?
 
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Yojimbo

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Nice. Hmm, it seems like the loglines hint that Jimmy might stumble on Intergang at or get kidnapped and taken to a hideout that happens to be in Carlin Heights. Then Doomsday randomly charges through their building and 'saves' Jimmy -- then he observes the battle between it and the Justice League. Gotta check that part in the movie. I think they leave the gap of Jimmy in the movie pretty wide -- so Simonson can really fill in that part -- was it when he takes Bibbo and Superman's photo then the next time he's seen is when he picks up Lois from Ace O'Clubs in the helicopter?
 

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"Death of Superman" Chapter 9, available starting September 26th. Written by Louise Simonson, Pencils & Inks by Laura Braga, and Colored by Wendy Broome.
"The Wake" part 1. Could it be true? Superman is dead? As the Justice League sorts through the wreckage of the Hall of Justice, Wonder Woman shares a memory.
 

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So the third arc is after Superman's death and seemingly leads up to the wake in Centennial Park in the movie.
 

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