DC Comics Solicitations for June, 2011

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GREEN LANTERN #67
Written by GEOFF JOHNS
Art by DOUG MAHNKE and CHRISTIAN ALAMY
Cover by DOUG MAHNKE
1:10 Variant cover by SCOTT CLARK and DAVID BEATY
The blockbuster “War of the Green Lanterns” comes to a universe-shattering conclusion! How will Krona’s rampage ultimately affect the Green Lantern Corps? All we can say is it will change EVERYTHING!
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

GREEN LANTERN CORPS #61
Written by TONY BEDARD
Art and cover by TYLER KIRKHAM and MATT BANNING
1:10 Variant cover by SCOTT CLARK and DAVID BEATY
In the aftermath to “War of the Green Lanterns,” John Stewart and Kyle Rayner’s world is left completely shattered. And they start to pick up the pieces starting right here and now. It won’t be pretty.
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

GREEN LANTERN: EMERALD WARRIORS #11
Written by PETER J. TOMASI
Art by FERNANDO PASARIN and CAM SMITH
Cover by FELIPE MASSAFERA
1:10 Variant cover by SCOTT CLARK and DAVID BEATY
The “War of the Green Lanterns” is over! But for Guy Gardner and Kilowog, their post-“War” story has only just begun!
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT #2
Written by GEOFF JOHNS
Art and cover by ANDY KUBERT and SANDRA HOPE
1:25 Black and White Variant cover A by ANDY KUBERT
Variant cover B by IVAN REIS and GEORGE PÉREZ
The world-changing miniseries continues! Where are the World’s Greatest Super Heroes? Barry Allen is on a mission to find out or die trying – and that may be what’s happening as he tries to make lightning strike twice! Meanwhile, around the submerged Paris, the pirate Deathstroke confronts Emperor Aquaman!
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with three covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for FLASH promotional rings.
On sale JUNE 1 • 2 of 5, 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T

BOOSTER GOLD #45
Written by DAN JURGENS
Art and cover by DAN JURGENS and NORM RAPMUND
Booster knows that the Flashpoint world isn’t his own. But how does he get back? How does he make things right?
On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: BATMAN – KNIGHT OF VENGEANCE #1
Written by BRIAN AZZARELLO
Art by EDUARDO RISSO
Cover by DAVE JOHNSON
FLASH FACT! He spends his days running Wayne Casinos!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 1 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: SECRET SEVEN #1
Written by PETER MILLIGAN
Art by GEORGE PEREZ and SCOTT KOBLISH
Cover by GEORGE PEREZ
FLASH FACT! One among them will betray them all!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 1 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: ABIN SUR – THE GREEN LANTERN #1
Written by ADAM SCHLAGMAN
Art and covr by FELIPE MASSAFERA
FLASH FACT! He survived the crash!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 1 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: THE WORLD OF FLASHPOINT #1
Written by REX OGLE and others
Art by PAULO SIQUIERA
Cover by SHANE DAVIS
FLASH FACT! Everything you know changed in a flash – but how?
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 1 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: EMPEROR AQUAMAN #1
Written by TONY BEDARD
Art and cover by ARDIAN SYAF and VICENTE CIFUENTES
FLASH FACT! He will drown the world – then rule it!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 8 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: DEATHSTROKE AND THE CURSE OF THE RAVAGER #1
Written by JIMMY PALMIOTTI
Art and cover by JOE BENNETT and JOHN DELL
FLASH FACT! He will stop at nothing to find his lost treasure!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 8 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: FRANKENSTEIN AND THE CREATURES OF THE UNKNOWN #1
Written by JEFF LEMIRE
Art by IBRAIM ROBERSON
Cover by DOUG MAHNKE
FLASH FACT! They can’t survive unless they find their maker!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 8 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: CITIZEN COLD #1
Written by SCOTT KOLINS
Art and cover by SCOTT KOLINS
FLASH FACT! He loves someone he should not!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 8 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: WONDER WOMAN AND THE FURIES #1
Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING
Art by SCOTT CLARK and DAVID BEATY
Cover by ED BENES
FLASH FACT! If she can’t have the world – no one will!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 15 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: DEADMAN AND THE FLYING GRAYSONS #1
Written by J.T. KRUL
Art by MIKEL JANIN
Cover by CLIFF CHIANG
FLASH FACT! For their last performance – an escape act!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 15 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: LEGION OF DOOM STARRING HEATWAVE #1
Written by ADAM GLASS
Art by RODNEY BUCHEMI and JOSE MARZAN, JR.
Cover by MIGUEL SEPULVEDA
FLASH FACT! They have to kill the president!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 15 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: LOIS LANE AND THE RESISTANCE #1
Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING
Art by EDDY NUNEZ
Cover by EDDY NUNEZ and SANDRA HOPE
FLASH FACT! She is ready to reveal the Amazons’ secret!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 22 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: THE OUTSIDER #1
Written by JAMES ROBINSON
Art by JAVI FERNANDEZ
Cover by KEVIN NOWLAN
FLASH FACT! He won’t join the war! (It could dirty his new suit.)
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 22 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: KID FLASH LOST STARRING BART ALLEN #1
Written by STERLING GATES
Art by OLIVER NOME
Cover by FRANCIS MANAPUL
FLASH FACT! Where is he? Or should we say when?
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 22 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: PROJECT SUPERMAN #1
Plot by SCOTT SNYDER
Script by LOWELL FRANCIS
Art and cover by GENE HA
FLASH FACT! They experimented on him in a lab for years!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 29 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: HAL JORDAN #1
Written by ADAM SCHLAGMAN
Art by BEN OLIVER
Cover by RAGS MORALES
FLASH FACT! He never got the ring!
Retailers: Please see the Previews Order form for special FLASHPOINT promotional buttons.
On sale JUNE 29 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: GRODD OF WAR #1
Written by SEAN RYAN
Art by IG GUARA
Cover by FRANCIS MANAPUL
FLASH FACT! Africa belongs to him!
One-shot • On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: REVERSE FLASH #1
Written by SCOTT KOLINS
Art by JOEL GOMEZ
Cover by ARDIAN SYAF and VICENTE CIFUENTES
FLASH FACT! He’s more powerful than ever…
One-shot • On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: GREEN ARROW INDUSTRIES #1
Written by PORNSAK PICHETSHOTE
Art by MARK CASTIELLO
Cover by VIKTOR KALVACHEV
FLASH FACT! He makes money from war!
One-shot • On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

FLASHPOINT: THE CANTERBURY CRICKET #1
Written by MIKE CARLIN
Art and cover by RAGS MORALES
FLASH FACT! His power is his curse!
One-shot • On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

BRIGHTEST DAY AFTERMATH: THE SEARCH #1
Written by JONATHAN VANKIN
Art by MARCO CASTIELLO
Cover by ARDIAN SYAF and VICENTE CIFUENTES
1:10 Variant cover by TBC
Following the events of Brightest Day, the new protector of Earth has been chosen. But one reluctant hero making his return to the DCU is trying to convince Batman, Superman and the others heroes of the DC Universe that this may not be a good thing, because he can see that things are not right and mankind’s brightest days are indeed over.
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale JUNE 22 • 1 of 3, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

DC UNIVERSE ONLINE LEGENDS #9-10
Written by MARV WOLFMAN
Art by MIKE S. MILLER, SERGIO SANDOVAL, HOWARD PORTER and LIVESAY
Cover #9 by IVAN REIS
Cover #10 by ED BENES
Inspired by the Sony Online Entertainment game!
Coping with his failure to save Metropolis and the loss of Lois and the Daily Planet, Superman makes a tactical mistake that could cost the JLA dearly. Plus, a new hero has emerged to save the day on Earth – and his name is Lex Luthor!
In issue #10, Lex Luthor has saved the day and done what Superman couldn’t by rescuing the Daily Planet and foiling Brainiac’s plans. Now, Superman must answer to the JLA for his dereliction of duty, and it won’t be pretty!
Issue #9 on sale JUNE 1
Issue #10 on sale JUNE 15
32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #58
Written by JAMES ROBINSON
Art and cover by BRETT BOOTH and NORM RAPMUND
1:10 Variant cover by AARON LOPRESTI
After last issue’s devastating battle with the Spectre, Eclipso now has the power to split the moon in two, an omen that the end of days has begun. With life on Earth at stake, Batman much hatch a desperate plan involving Shade, Starman and the Atom. At the same time, another member of the team steps forward, not knowing how vital she is to mankind’s survival. Prepare for “Eclipso vs. Donna Troy” – with an ending that will shock you!
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

ACTION COMICS #902
Written by PAUL CORNELL
Art and cover by KENNETH ROCAFORT
1:10 Variant cover by JON BOGDANOVE
“Reign of Doomsday” marches on! A deadly new foe has risen following the events of ACTION COMICS #900 – and he represents Superman’s worst fears personified. Even with Steel, Superboy, Supergirl and the Eradicator by his side, Superman is still in for the fight of his life – and considering his life, you know that’s gotta be some fight!
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

BATMAN INCORPORATED #8
Written by GRANT MORRISON
Art by SCOTT CLARK
Cover by CHRIS BURNHAM
1:25 Variant cover by SCOTT CLARK
When Waynetech’s launch of Interworld is plagued by a series of “virtual murders,” Batman teams up with Oracle to hunt down the culprit in a simulated environment that’s slowly collapsing into post-apocalyptic zombie-haunted chaos. A computer-generated Batman adventure that brings Dark Knight justice to a wild new frontier, to face a new and virulent menace. In a world of numbers, does everything have a price?
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

DETECTIVE COMICS #878
Written by SCOTT SNYDER
Art JOCK and FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA
Cover by JOCK
Off the coast of Gotham City, with no help for miles, the vicious smuggler and pirate Tiger Shark holds Batman captive on his ship. Can Batman escape in time, or will he become food for Tiger Shark’s deadly pets? Plus: The saga of James Jr. continues. Is he a victim of circumstance or vicious killer? You decide. Don’t miss the shocking conclusion to “Hungry City.”
On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

BATMAN #711
Written by TONY DANIEL
Art by STEVE SCOTT and RYAN WINN
Cover by TONY DANIEL
Batman acts on his suspicions of a newly elected political figure in Gotham City and finds himself in deep water. With piranhas. Meanwhile, Two-Face fights his way back from the brink of death to find an unlikely ally who will show him that there are two sides to every story.
On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT #5
Written by DAVID FINCH
Art by DAVID FINCH and SCOTT WILLIAMS
Cover by DAVID FINCH
1:25 Variant cover by ANDY CLARKE
David Finch’s brilliant take on Batman continues to explore the darker corners of Gotham City in the penultimate chapter of “Golden Dawn.” As The Dark Knight suffers one of his worst defeats, Jason Blood makes an unexpected move. With a surprise funeral and guest appearances by Etrigan, the Demon and Ragman, this series continues to heat up!
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. This issue is resolicited. All previous orders are cancelled.
RESOLICIT • On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

BATMAN: ARKHAM CITY #3
Written by PAUL DINI
Art and cover by CARLOS D’ANDA
Get ready for the upcoming blockbuster videogame with this exciting lead-in miniseries written by the game’s writer, Paul Dini (BATMAN: STREETS OF GOTHAM). The focus this issue shifts to The Clown Prince of Crime and his crazed paramour, as The Joker and Harley Quinn set up their new love nest in the old Gotham Metal Works. What role are they looking to play in the new Arkham City – and is Batman even in a position to do anything about it?
On sale JUNE 29 • 3 of 5, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

BATMAN: GATES OF GOTHAM #2
Written by SCOTT SNYDER and KYLE HIGGINS
Art and cover by TREVOR MCCARTHY
1:25 Variant cover by DUSTIN NGUYEN
Murder, mayhem and the building of an empire! Issue #2 throttles up the action as Batman tries to find the source of the attacks before the killer can strike again. But with the reveal of the fourth family of Gotham City and an old case from the early days of the city, is Batman playing right into the villain’s hands?
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale JUNE 22 • 2 of 6, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

BATMAN AND ROBIN #24
Written by JUDD WINICK
Art and cover by GUILLEM MARCH
The Red Hood is out! But the bigger mystery is who broke him out of prison – and why? His liberators seem to have plans for him. Plans that Jason wants no part of. It’s a street brawl, and unlikely allies come together! Batman, Robin and The Red Hood must fight alongside one another in a knockdown, drag-out battle, taking on the people who sprung Jason Todd.
On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

BATMAN BEYOND #6
Written by ADAM BEECHEN
Art by RYAN BENJAMIN and JOHN STANISCI
Cover by DUSTIN NGUYEN
“Industrial Revolution” continues as the crisis at Wayne-Powers escalates to frightening – and potentially deadly – proportions! And when the villain decides to reveal himself, the lives of everyone in Gotham City – hangs in the balance! Yes, that includes Batman himself!
On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

BIRDS OF PREY #13
Written by GAIL SIMONE
Art and cover by JESUS SAIZ
Things get ugly as The Birds of Prey are trapped in a cunning puzzle box of a skyscraper, pursued by a nightmarish killer who holds all the cards, leaving only the Huntress, the reluctant aide of Renee Montoya, and The Question to free them! And what effect does the death of Oracle have on the team as they race to escape from hell?
On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

BATGIRL #22
Written by BRYAN Q. MILLER • Art by PERE PEREZ
Cover by DUSTIN NGUYEN
When Stephanie Brown arrives in London for a top-secret Batman Incorporated assignment, jet lag, lost luggage and those terribly difficult accents are the least of Batgirl’s problems – the actual Greenwich Mean has been stolen, and as all of London literally grinds to a halt, it’s up to Batgirl and Squire to save the United Kingdom! Tally-ho!
On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

RED ROBIN #24
Written by FABIAN NICIEZA
Art and cover by MARCUS TO and RAY MCCARTHY
To survive the Assassination Tournament, Red Robin must survive an attack from Scarab’s Covenant of Ka, make it to Russia in time to rescue a critically injured oligarch, track the mercenary Promise and come to an unexpected confrontation with the mysterious sister of Ra’s al Ghul!
On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

GOTHAM CITY SIRENS #24
Written by PETER CALLOWAY
Art by ANDRES GUINALDO and LORENZO RUGGIERO
Cover by GUILLEM MARCH
The breakout at Arkham continues here! When Batman shows up to stop the escaping villains, battle lines will be drawn. Will Selina stick by The Sirens? Or will she take on Harley and Ivy? The ending will shock you! Guest starring Batman, The Joker and Clayface.
On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

SUPERMAN #712
Written by J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI and CHRIS ROBERSON
Art by EDDY BARROWS and J.P. MAYER
Cover by JOHN CASSADAY
1:10 Variant cover by GEORGE PÉREZ
Meet Los Angeles’s newest super hero in the latest Chapter of “Grounded”: Sharif! But Sharif discovers that in today’s current cultural climate, some people don’t want his help – they just want him gone. Can Superman aid Sharif and quell a prejudiced public, or are there some problems too big even for the Man of Steel to solve?
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

SUPERBOY #8
Written by JEFF LEMIRE
Art by PIER GALLO
Cover by KARL KERSCHL
The mystery of the Hollow Men has been on Superboy’s mind ever since the first issue. The Phantom Stranger knows the secrets behind this Smallville legend, and Superboy is determined to get The Stranger to share that knowledge – but such information comes at a price, one Superboy may not be able to pay. Everything so far has been building up to this story, which kicks off here!
On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

SUPERMAN/BATMAN #85
Written by JUDD WINICK
Art by TRAVEL FOREMAN
Cover by MIGUEL SEPULVEDA
Witness Dick Grayson’s first adventure with Superman as Batman in this thrilling story that pits The Dark Knight and The Man of Steel against the monstrous villain Sabbac, a Kryptonian serial killer and an army of demon children!
On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

SUPERGIRL #65
Written by KELLY SUE DECONNICK
Art by CHRISCROSS and MARC DEERING
Cover by MAHMUD ASRAR
Co-ed of Steel? Supergirl goes undercover on a college campus to help Lois Lane uncover the truth behind a string of recent student disappearances! What they uncover, though, leads Supergirl directly into a confrontation with one of the DCU’s deadliest villains!
On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

WONDER WOMAN #612
Written by J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI and PHIL HESTER
Art and cover by DON KRAMER and WAYNE FAUCHER
1:10 Variant cover by ALEX GARNER
This is the one you’ve waited for! The year-long “Odyssey” storyline comes to an earth-shattering conclusion! Can Diana defeat the powerful forces that destroyed her entire reality? And even if she wins, she could still lose everything!
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

ADVENTURE COMICS #527
Written by PAUL LEVITZ
Art by GERALDO BORGES and MARLO ALQUIZA
Cover by EDUARDO PANSICA and EBER FERREIRA
A “Legion Academy” single-issue story starring the enthusiastic (and sometimes ditzy) Legionnaire-in-training, Comet Queen! We learn her origin tale and the tragedies she has endured on her path to graduation.
On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #14
Written by PAUL LEVITZ
Art and cover by YILDIRAY CINAR and JONATHAN GLAPION
The Legion of Super-Villains gains the upper hand in their fight with the Legion on Colu! Will the LSV and the powerful entity behind them prevail?
On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

DOC SAVAGE #15
Written by J.G. JONES
Art by DAN PANOSIAN
Cover by J.G. JONES
Doc and his team chase the mysterious blonde to Russia, where dead things seem to be coming back to life – including a giant, airplane-hating pterodactyl! Can Doc outfly the outdated beast in his jetpack and save the girl? It seems everyone is dying to get their hands on the Apis Bull – but what exactly will it unlock?
On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

THE SPIRIT #15
Written by DAVID HINE
Art by MORITAT
Cover by LADRONN
“Dear Spirit: Won’t you please be my Valentine?” No matter how The Spirit celebrates Valentine’s Day each year, he always receives a card from a mysterious admirer. But knowing his luck, this lovestruck lady is bound to turn bitter and a bit, well, fatale.
On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

JONAH HEX #68
Written by JUSTIN GRAY and JIMMY PALMIOTTI
Art and cover by RAFA GARRES
When a man in a small town turns up dead, all evidence points to Jonah Hex as the shooter! On trial for his life in the backroom of a saloon, Hex must play detective if he’s to prove his innocence. Artist Rafa Garres returns to illustrate this stand-alone potboiler!
On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

JSA 80-PAGE GIANT 2011 #1
Written by IVAN BRANDON, MATTHEW CODY, MATT KINDT, B. CLAY MOORE, STEVE NILES and others
Art by FERNANDO DAGNINO, NIC KLEIN and others
Cover by VICTOR IBAÑEZ
The JSA’s many members each take a turn in the spotlight in seven stories from some of the brightest talent in the industry! Judomaster, Dr. Mid-Nite, and Tomcat mix it up with the Yakuza in Japan! Citizen Steel turns to Jay Garrick when he finds the only pain that can penetrate his unbreakable skin! And the Spectre returns to haunt the Society! Plus stories of Alan Scott, Hawkman, Sandman, and more!
On sale JUNE 1 • 80 pg, FC, $5.99 US • RATED T

JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #52
Written by MARC GUGGENHEIM
Art by TOM DERENICK
Cover by JUSTINIANO

Mr. Terrific continues his downward spiral – but to what end? Can he face the demons that lurk within his incredible mind, ready to snap at his heels as the last threads of his intelligence slip away? And is the shadowy figure from his past the original Mr. Terrific?
On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

GREEN ARROW #13
Written by J.T. KRUL
Art by DIOGENES NEVES and VICENTE CIFUENTES
Cover by JOSHUA MIDDLETON
In BRIGHTEST DAY, Green Arrow faced his darkest demons and emerged on the other side every bit the hero of Star City. But will those he hurt and abandoned be as forgiving toward him? And what will The Queen now do to combat Green Arrow’s positive image? Maybe she needs a hero of her own!
On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

POWER GIRL #25
Written by JUDD WINICK
Art and cover by SAMI BASRI
Power Girl juggles her life like a true businesswoman: helping Batman defeat a weather-wielding metahuman, using her news network to clear an innocent man’s name and stumbling into a blossoming romance. But she’ll need all her resources to take on Dr. Day, her corporate archnemesis!
On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

SECRET SIX #34
Written by GAIL SIMONE
Art by J. CALAFIORE
Cover by DANIEL LUVISI
He’s been a man of honor seeking his righteous path. But now, Bane has looked into the abyss and seen only the futility of his quest. His one lifeline has been Scandal Savage, but will she be enough to stop his descent – or has the obsession taken over Bane again?
On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

T.H.U.N.D.E.R. AGENTS #8
Written by NICK SPENCER • Art by CAFU and BIT
Cover by FIONA STAPLES
The Iron Maiden attacks the T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents’ headquarters, determined to take control of their supercomputer called Daniel. How much of life is fate and how much chance? Daniel may have the answers, and Iron Maiden is willing to kill anyone to learn them. That won’t stop the T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents, though – being willing to die is literally part of the gig!
On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

WEIRD WORLDS #6
Written by KEVIN VANHOOK, AARON LOPRESTI, and KEVIN MAGUIRE •Art by JERRY ORDWAY, AARON LOPRESTI, MATT RYAN and KEVIN MAGUIRE • Cover by AARON LOPRESTI
Lobo joins the political fray, but where’s the payday? Meanwhile, Garbage Man protects a little boy from a fellow experiment-gone-wrong. And Tanga’s new friends don’t appreciate her monster-fighting awesomeness as much as she’d like.
On sale JUNE 1 • 6 of 6, 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T

STATIC SHOCK SPECIAL #1
Written by FELICIA D. HENDERSON
Art by DENYS COWAN, PRENTIS ROLLINS and others
Cover by DEREC DONOVAN
A special one-shot paying homage to Dwayne McDuffie and the world of Milestone Media, with tribute material from Milestone co-founder Denys Cowan and other Milestone alumni.
One-shot • No ads • On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

TITANS #36
Written by ERIC WALLACE
Art and cover by FABRIZIO FIORENTINO
As the Tattooed Man battles Vixen, Deathstroke and The Titans finally put aside their differences to escape the telepathic madman Drago. And if they do manage to meet up with Osiris and his sister Isis, will they be able to survive the long-awaited confrontation with the JLA?
On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

TEEN TITANS #96
Written by J.T. KRUL
Art and cover by NICOLA SCOTT and DOUG HAZLEWOOD
One by one, The Titans have fallen! Now it’s up to the oldest Titan and the newest Titan, as Beast Boy and Solstice battle demonic forces to save their teammates and keep an unspeakable evil from laying claim to the entire world. It’s all-out war – with Beast Boy like you’ve never seen him before!
On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

XOMBI #4
Written by JOHN ROZUM
Art and cover by FRAZER IRVING
The secrets of Roland Finch and the Ninth Stronghold are uncovered. As David and his companions set out to forge an alliance against Finch, David takes his first steps toward a destiny he’s deterined to avoid.
On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

ZATANNA #14
Written by PAUL DINI
Art by JAMAL IGLE and JON SIBAL
Cover by ADAM HUGHES
Zatanna’s struggle against Brother Night forces the Maid of Magic to reach into the darkest places for a mystic edge in battle. But now that she’s fighting as dirty as Night, will Zatanna’s own soul be lost in the process?
On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

DC COMICS PRESENTS: SUPERMAN - INFESTATION #1
Written by JOE KELLY and MARV WOLFMAN
Art by PACO MEDINA, WALDEN WONG and JUAN VLASCO
Cover by DALE KEOWN
Worlds are dying! A cosmic virus has entered our galaxy infecting entire planets. And before it’s done, the Man of Steel will have to travel to the ends of the universe to rescue Lois Lane from its corruption. Reprinted from ACTION COMICS #778, SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL #113, ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #591 and SUPERMAN #169.
On sale JUNE 1 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US

DC COMICS PRESENTS: IMPULSE #1
Written by TODD DEZAGO
Art by ETHAN VAN SCIVER, WALTER SIMONSON, ANGEL UNZUETA and others • Cover by ETHAN VAN SCIVER and WAYNE FAUCHER
It’s Batman vs. The Joker – with Impulse caught in the middle! Plus, Impulse battles Kalibak, son of Darkseid – and meets Inertia, the Reverse-Impulse! Featuring art by Ethan Van Sciver, from IMPULSE #50-53!
On sale JUNE 8 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US

DC COMICS PRESENTS: JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA – BLACK BAPTISM #1
Written by RUBEN DIAZ and SEAN SMITH
Art by JESUS SAIZ and KEITH CHAMPAGNE • Cover by TIM BRADSTREET
When the World’s Greatest Heroes learn that a family of mobster demons called the Diablos have declared a gang war on the Sentinels of Magic (Dr. Fate, Zatanna, Deadman, and others), the JLA split up to protect the mages of the DC Universe. Collecting the four-issue miniseries from 2001.
On sale JUNE 15 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US

BLACKEST NIGHT TP
Written by GEOFF JOHNS
Art by IVAN REIS and OCLAIR ALBERT
Cover by IVAN REIS and RODOLFO MIGLIARI
The prophecy of The Blackest Night descends in this trade paperback collecting the best-selling BLACKEST NIGHT #0-8. Now, Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps lead DC’s champions into battle to save the universe from an army of Black Lanterns made up of the DCU’s deceased heroes and villains!
On sale JULY 13 • 304 pg, FC, $19.99 US

BLACKEST NIGHT: GREEN LANTERN TP
Written by GEOFF JOHNS • Art by DOUG MAHNKE, ED BENES and others • Cover by IVAN REIS and RODOLFO MIGLIARI
The Black Lanterns descend on a spectrum of Corps across the universe in this trade paperback collecting GREEN LANTERN #43-52. Plus: Black Hand’s connection to the Black Lantern Corps is explained.
On sale JULY 13 • 272 pg, FC, $19.99 US

BLACKEST NIGHT: GREEN LANTERN CORPS TP
Written by PETER J. TOMASI • Art by PATRICK GLEASON, REBECCA BUCHMAN and others • Cover by RODOLFO MIGLIARI
Kyle Rayner, Guy Gardner and John Stewart join the rest of the GL Corps in the struggle to preserve the Central Power Battery and Oa itself from being consumed by the Black Lanterns in stories from GREEN LANTERN CORPS #39-47.
On sale JULY 13 • 264 pg, FC, $19.99 US

BLACKEST NIGHT: RISE OF THE BLACK LANTERNS TP
Written by GEOFF JOHNS, GREG RUCKA and others • Art by RYAN SOOK, DENYS COWAN and others • Cover by RODOLFO MIGLIARI
Seven classic DCU titles — THE ATOM AND HAWKMAN, THE QUESTION, PHANTOM STRANGER, STARMAN, THE POWER OF SHAZAM!, CATWOMAN and WEIRD WESTERN TALES — are resurrected alongside GREEN ARROW #30 and ADVENTURE COMICS #7 in this BLACKEST NIGHT title!
On sale JULY 27 • 256 pg, FC, $19.99 US

BLACKEST NIGHT: TALES OF THE CORPS TP
Written by GEOFF JOHNS, PETER J. TOMASI and STERLING GATES
Art by JERRY ORDWAY, IVAN REIS, DAVE GIBBONS, DOUG MAHNKE and others • Cover by DAVE GIBBONS and RODOLFO MIGLIARI
From the pages of TALES OF THE CORPS #1-3, GREEN LANTERN #49 and ADVENTURE COMICS #4-5: Witness Saint Walker’s pilgrimage of hope, Carol Ferris’s sacrifice for love, the debut of the Indigo Tribe and more!
On sale JULY 27 • 176 pg, FC, $19.99 US

BLACKEST NIGHT: BLACK LANTERN CORPS VOL. 1 TP
Written by JAMES ROBINSON, PETER J. TOMASI and J.T. KRUL
Art by ED BENES, ARDIAN SYAF, EDDY BARROWS and others
Cover by RODOLFO MIGLIARI
Superman, Batman and The Titans battle their greatest foes and long- lost loved ones, newly undead as evil Black Lanterns, in this collection of three 3-issue BLACKEST NIGHT miniseries.
On sale JULY 20 • 256 pg, FC, $19.99 US

BLACKEST NIGHT: BLACK LANTERN CORPS VOL. 2 TP
Written by JAMES ROBINSON, GEOFF JOHNS and GREG RUCKA
Art by SCOTT KOLINS, NICOLA SCOTT, EDDY BARROWS and others
Cover by RODOLFO MIGLIARI
The Flash, Wonder Woman and the JSA come face to face with their greatest foes and long-lost loved ones, newly undead as evil Black Lanterns, in this collection of three 3-issue BLACKEST NIGHT miniseries.
On sale JULY 20 • 240 pg, FC, $19.99 US

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: THE TRIAL OF THE FLASH TP
Written by CARY BATES and JOEY CAVALIERI
Art by CARMINE INFANTINO, DENNIS JENSEN and others
Cover by CARMINE INFANTINO and KLAUS JANSON
Following the murder of The Flash’s wife by The Reverse-Flash, the two foes are locked in a round-the-world battle that ends in the death of the evildoer. Collected from THE FLASH #323-327, 329-336 and 340-350.
On sale JULY 20 • 592 pg, B&W, $19.99 US

GOTHAM CITY SIRENS: STRANGE FRUIT HC
Written by TONY BEDARD and PETER CALLOWAY • Art by ANDRES GUINALDO and LEE GARBETT • Cover by GUILLEM MARCH
Catwoman deals with the aftermath of battling her sister in this new title collecting issues #14-20 of the monthly series. Secrets from the “Return of Bruce Wayne” storyline affect all three Sirens, setting them against each other in a brutal display of their villainous roots. And don’t miss guest appearances by Zatanna and Talia al Ghul.
On sale AUGUST 17 • 168 pg, FC, $22.99 US

DC UNIVERSE: LEGACIES HC
Written by LEN WEIN
Art by SCOTT KOLINS, ANDY KUBERT, JOE KUBERT, GEORGE PEREZ, J.H. WILLIAMS III and others
Cover by ANDY KUBERT and JOE KUBERT
Acclaimed writer Len Wein chronicles the DC Universe’s epic history in this title spanning five generations of heroes, from the dawn of the Mystery Men before World War II through the present day, starring Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, The Justice League of America, The Teen Titans and more. Collecting the ten-issue series!
On sale AUGUST 24 • 336 pg, FC, $34.99 US

FIRESTORM: THE NUCLEAR MAN TP
Written by GERRY CONWAY
Art by AL MILGROM, GEORGE PEREZ, KLAUS JANSON and others
Cover by AL MILGROM
For the first time, the stories that introduced Firestorm are collected from issues #1-5 of his 1970s series, plus stories from THE FLASH #289-293. After Ronnie Raymond is tricked into nearly blowing up a nuclear reactor, he and Professor Martin Stein are caught in a nuclear incident. Their personalities merge, forming the being called Firestorm!
On sale JULY 20 • 176 pg, FC, $17.99 US

GOTHAM CENTRAL VOL. 2: JOKERS AND MADMEN TP
Written by ED BRUBAKER and GREG RUCKA • Art by MICHAEL LARK, BRIAN HURTT and others • Cover by MICHAEL LARK
From the pages of GOTHAM CENTRAL #11-22! First, The Joker terrorizes the city when he begins randomly executing people with a rifle, and no one from the Mayor on down is safe. Then, disgraced detective Harvey Bullock must settle some unfinished business.
On sale JULY 6 • 288 pg, FC, $19.99 US

GREEN LANTERN: EMERALD WARRIORS VOL. 1 HC
Written by PETER J. TOMASI
Art by FERNANDO PASARIN and CAM SMITH
Cover by FELIPE MASSAFERA
A new chapter in the epic GREEN LANTERN saga begins!
Green Lanterns Guy Gardner, Kilowog and Arisia explore the unknown sectors of the galaxy, determined to shine their emerald light in the darkest corners of the uncharted to bring order to the universe. But what is Guy’s secret mission for the evil Red Lantern, Atrocitus, that brings him into conflict with Hal Jordan? Collecting the first seven issues of the new hit series!
On sale AUGUST 10 • 176 pg, FC, $22.99 US

THE NEW TEEN TITANS OMNIBUS VOL. 1 HC
Written by MARV WOLFMAN
Art by GEORGE PEREZ, CURT SWAN, ROMEO TANGHAL and others
Cover by GEORGE PEREZ
In 1980, writer Marv Wolfman and artist George Pérez introduced a timeless team including Robin, Kid Flash, Wonder Girl, Cyborg, Changeling, Raven and Starfire – young heroes with great powers and strong personalities who learned their way in the world through the strength of their friendship and the adventures they shared.
This first omnibus edition collects the team’s debut in DC COMICS PRESENTS #26, plus the first sixteen issues of their smash-hit monthly series, including the first appearances of foes including Deathstroke and Trigon, as well as a confrontation with The Justice League of America.
On sale AUGUST 24 • 464 pg, FC, $75.00 US

SUPERMAN: GROUNDED VOL. 1 HC
Written by J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI and G. WILLOW WILSON
Art by EDDY BARROWS, J.P. MAYER and LEANDRO OLIVEIRA
Cover by JOHN CASSADAY
Top comics writer J. Michael Straczynski takes Superman on a journey across the U.S., originally presented in SUPERMAN #700-706.
After the devastating events of WAR OF THE SUPERMEN, Superman looks to reconnect with the roots of his battle for Truth, Justice and the American Way. “Grounded” begins as Superman visits Philadelphia – on foot – then continues in a small town in Ohio where, as in many towns, a number of its residents are from other places. But when The Man of Steel discovers that there are also a number of residents secretly from other worlds, he unravels a mystery that may have grave consequences for Earth.
On sale AUGUST 3 • 168 pg, FC, $22.99 US

LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES: THE CURSE DELUXE EDITION HC
Written by PAUL LEVITZ • Art by KEITH GIFFEN, LARRY MAHLSTEDT and others • Cover by KEITH GIFFEN
It’s a new helping of 1980s Legion epics from LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #297-313 and ANNUAL #2-3, including the return of the seemingly dead Invisible Kid, the showdown between the heroic Lightning Lad and the evil Lightning Lord and more.
On sale AUGUST 31 • 7.0625” x 10.875”, 544 pg, FC, $49.99 US

THE STEVE DITKO OMNIBUS VOL. 1 STARRING SHADE THE CHANGING MAN HC
Written by STEVE DITKO, MICHAEL FLEISHER, PAUL LEVITZ and others
Art by STEVE DITKO, WALLACE WOOD and others • Cover by STEVE DITKO
DC collects Steve Ditko’s 1970s comics SHADE, THE CHANGING MAN #1-8 and STALKER #1-4, along with stories from STRANGE ADVENTURES, PLOP, HOUSE OF MYSTERY, HOUSE OF SECRETS, WEIRD WAR TALES, SECRETS OF HAUNTED HOUSE, TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED, TIME WARP, GHOSTS and MYSTERY IN SPACE!
On sale AUGUST 3 • 464 pg, FC, $59.99 US

THE SECRET SOCIETY OF SUPER-VILLAINS HC
Written by GERRY CONWAY, PAUL LEVITZ and others • Art by Various
Cover by RICH BUCKLER and JACK ABEL
Sinestro, Gorilla Grodd, Captain Cold and more star in stories from SECRET SOCIETY OF SUPER-VILLAINS #1-15, DC SPECIAL #27, DC SPECIAL SERIES #6, SUPER-TEAM FAMILY #13-14, JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #166-168, CANCELLED COMICS CAVALCADE #2 and THE AMAZING WORLD OF DC COMICS #11.
On sale AUGUST 17 • 208 pg, FC, $39.99 US

OUTSIDERS: THE GREAT DIVIDE TP
Written by DAN DIDIO • Art by PHILIP TAN and JONATHAN GLAPION
Cover by DAVE JOHNSON
The Outsiders go their separate ways following shocking events that lead to their being wanted for acts of war. While Geo-Force, Katana and the Eradicator build a new team in Markovia, Black Lightning, Owlman and Metamorpho find themselves at the home of an old friend who just happens to want Metamorpho dead! Collecting issues #32-37!
On sale JULY 6 • 144 pg, FC, $14.99 US

THE ALL NEW BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #8
Written by SHOLLY FISCH
Art and cover by RICK BURCHETT and DAN DAVIS
Get ready for pirates, perfidy and an occasional porpoise when Batman and Aquaman join forces for an epic quest to the bottom of the sea! An ancient artifact holds the only chance for a pirate’s ghost to find redemption. But to reach it, Batman and Aquaman will have to run a gauntlet of underwater perils!
On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E

TINY TITANS #41
Written by ART BALTAZAR and FRANCO
Art and cover by ART BALTAZAR
Outta the way – It’s the “Flash” issue!
It’s the fastest comic ever and the race is on! This special issue introduces Jessie Quick and features Inertia and Mas y Menos. Plus: Kid Flash sharpens his pencil to a FLASHPOINT! Plus plus: Blue Beetle makes a special appearance!
On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E

YOUNG JUSTICE #5
Written by ART BALTAZAR and FRANCO
Art and cover by MIKE NORTON
Aqualad, Robin, Kid Flash, Superboy and Miss Martian are ready for their first mission as a team. To get to know each other better, they decide to trade stories around the campfire, revealing how they all started as crimefighters. Will this bring them together or underscore their differences?
On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E

CARTOON NETWORK ACTION PACK #61
Written by CHARLES SKAGGS and SCOTT BEATTY
Art by MIKE BOWDEN and MIN S. KU • Cover by MIKE CAVALLARO
It’s true: Rex is the unluckiest monster magnet alive. So what happens when his night at the movies with Noah and a couple of cute girls is interrupted by a rampaging EVO? You guessed it: Destruction, screaming people and insanity!
On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E

LOONEY TUNES #199
Written by BILL MATHENY
Art by DAVE SANTANA
Cover by SCOTT GROSS
Ralph E. Wolf and Sam Sheepdog are at it again! Ralph’s not meeting his sheep-catching quota, so a life coach is brought in to help him. Unfortunately for Ralph, that coach is Daffy Duck and as usual, he’s full of sage “advice.”
On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E

SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU? #10
Written by SHOLLY FISCH
Art by FABIO LAGUNA
Cover by ROBERT POPE and SCOTT MCCRAE
Scooby and the gang attend a video game competition, but things get scary when the contest is interrupted by the petrifying Pinball Wizard. Can Mystery Inc. crack his chilling code before the event crashes and burns?
On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E
MAD MAGAZINE #510
Written and illustrated by THE USUAL GANG OF IDIOTS
School’s out, so now’s the time to forget everything you learned this year. Reading MAD should help!
On sale JUNE 15 • 56 pg, FC, $5.99 US

ASTRO CITY: LIFE IN THE BIG CITY NEW EDITION HC AND TP
Written by KURT BUSIEK
Art by BRENT ANDERSON and WILL BLYBERG
New cover by ALEX ROSS
The original ASTRO CITY miniseries is back in a new edition, simultaneously available in hardcover and trade paperback with new cover art by Alex Ross!
Welcome to Astro City, a shining city on a hill where super heroes patrol the skies. Each chapter in this collection is a stand-alone story highlighting different aspects or characters in the Astro City world. The city’s leading super hero tries to be everywhere at once, and berates himself for every wasted second as he longs for just a moment of his own. A small-time hood learns a hero’s secret identity and tries to figure out how to profit from the knowledge. A beat reporter gets some advice from his editor on his first day on the job. A young woman tries to balance the demands of her family with her own hopes and desires. Despite the fantastic settings, the characters in these slice-of-life stories feel like real people, and that gives the stories real power.
Both on sale AUGUST 24, 192 pg, FC • HC: $29.99 US • TP: $17.99 US

DEUS EX #5
Written by ROBBIE MORRISON
Art by TREVOR HAIRSINE and SERGIO SANDOVAL
Cover by JIM MURRAY
Adam Jensen closes in on his former ally Durant...but who’s pulling the psycho cyborg’s strings? Is this all a feint to undermine Sarif Industries? If so, who’s behind it? Based on the acclaimed video game!
On sale JUNE 15 • 5 of 6, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

GEARS OF WAR #18
Written by KAREN TRAVISS • Art by JULIUS GOPEZ
Cover by COLIN WILSON
Best-selling author Karen Traviss continues to explore the years prior to “Emergence Day.” As Marcus Fenix fights what turns out to be the last battle of the Pendulum Wars, his father, Adam, perfects the devastating weapon known as The Hammer of Dawn. Peace is coming to Sera, but neither father nor son is optimistic about its longterm prospects.
On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

WELCOME TO TRANQUILITY: ONE FOOT IN THE GRAVE TP
Written by GAIL SIMONE • Art by HORACIO DOMINGUES
Cover by NEIL GOOGE
Sheriff Thomasina Lindo and the rest of Tranquility’s super-powered inhabitants face a new crisis: Fury’s return! Mayor Fury’s murder trial ended in an acquittal when the star witness refused to testify. Now he’s coming home to the town he loves, but a powerful foe has other plans for him and the entire town. Collects the six-issue miniseries!
On sale JULY 20 • 144 pg, FC, $17.99 US

X-FILES/30 DAYS OF NIGHT TP
Written by STEVE NILES and ADAM JONES
Art by TOM MANDRAKE
Cover by ANDREA SORRENTINO
Two of the most popular horror properties of the last two decades collide in this harrowing six-issue adventure of epic proportions. When evidence of a cannibal killer in Alaska draws the attention of the FBI, Mulder and Scully draw the less-than-glamorous assignment. But all is not as it seems. Not only has the long seasonal darkness begun to fall, but there’s something unnatural going on. And how is a chilling, mysterious black ship connected to the murders? Co-published with IDW Publishing.
On sale JULY 6 • 144 pg, FC, $17.99 US • MATURE READERS

RETURN TO PERDITION HC
“Collins has an outwardly artless style that conceals a great deal of art.” — THE NEW YORK TIMES
“Collins is a master.” — PUBLISHERS WEEKLY
Written by MAX ALLAN COLLINS
Art by TERRY BEATTY
Cover by LEE BERMEJO
A new chapter in the acclaimed graphic novel series that inspired the Academy Award-winning movie!
The setting is America in the early 1970s, and our third generation hero, Michael Satariano, Jr. is a Vietnam vet recently returned to the States. He doesn’t know that his father’s real name was Michael O’Sullivan, and is unaware of the conflict between his dad, his grandfather and John Looney – the criminal godfather of Rock Island, Illinois. But when he’s recruited by the mob as a hitman, he’s going to learn the hard way that you can never outrun (or outgun) your past.
On sale AUGUST 24 • 192 pg, B&W, $19.99 US, 5.5” x 8” • Mature Readers

ROAD TO PERDITION TP NEW EDITION
Written by MAX ALLAN COLLINS
Art and cover by RICHARD PIERS RAYNER
A new edition of the enthralling crime noir about revenge, morality and family loyalty!
Michael O’Sullivan is a deeply religious family man who works as the chief enforcer for an Irish mob family. But after O’Sullivan’s eldest son witnesses one of his father’s hits, the godfather orders the death of his entire family. Barely surviving an encounter that takes his wife and youngest son, O’Sullivan and his only remaining child embark on a dark and violent mission of retribution against his former boss. Featuring accurate portrayals of Al Capone, Frank Nitti, and Eliot Ness, this book offers a poignant look at the relationship between a morally conflicted father and his adolescent son who both fears and worships him.
On sale AUGUST 3 • 304 pg, B&W, $14.99 US, 5.5” x 8” • Mature Readers

ROAD TO PERDITION 2: ON THE ROAD TP NEW EDITION
Written by MAX ALLAN COLLINS
Art by JOSE LUIS GARCIA-LOPEZ, STEVE LIEBER and JOSEF RUBINSTEIN
Cover by STEVE LIEBER and JOSEF RUBINSTEIN
Set between the chapters of the original ROAD TO PERDITION, this new edition of the PERDITION sequel collects three stories. In “Oasis,” Michael Jr. contracts a life-threatening illness, forcing him to hide out in a small town. The story continues in “Sanctuary” as the O’Sullivans seek a hiding place from the bounty hunters on their trail. And in “Detour,” Michael O’Sullivan heads for a showdown with a kingpin’s heir whose history – and destiny – is entangled with his own.
On sale AUGUST 3 • 296 pg, B&W, $14.99 US, 5.5” x 8” • Mature Readers

AMERICAN VAMPIRE: SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST #1
Written by SCOTT SNYDER
Art and cover by SEAN MURPHY
1:10 Variant cover by CLIFF CHIANG
From the pages of the red-hot Vertigo series comes a five-issue spinoff miniseries!
It’s World War II in Nazi-occupied Romania as vampire hunters Felicia Book and Cash McCogan (last seen in the critically acclaimed AMERICAN VAMPIRE story “Devil in the Sand”) go behind enemy lines with the secret organization known as the Vassals of the Morningstar in search of a rumored vampire cure. But their haunted, twisted past with Skinner Sweet makes the mission more difficult than they imagined.
Superstar artist Sean Murphy (JOE THE BARBARIAN) joins Scott Snyder to tell a story of horror and history, expanding the American Vampire mythology in a way that changes this story forever.
On sale JUNE 8 • 1 of 5, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

AMERICAN VAMPIRE #16
Written by SCOTT SNYDER
Art and cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE
The “Ghost War” rages on in the Pacific, and things don’t look good for our heroes when something terrible crawls out of the caves of Taipan. Meanwhile, the U.S. Marines strike, and Henry’s unit is caught in the middle. Plus: the truth about Skinner’s plan is revealed!
On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

DMZ #66
Written by BRIAN WOOD
Art by RICCARDO BURCHIELLI
Cover by JOHN PAUL LEON
Zee Hernandez has always been the soul of the city, and the one person who could keep Matty’s ego in check – most of the time. In her final solo issue of the series, we check back in with Zee, last seen in issue #59, and discover what secret she’s been holding on to all this time.
On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

HOUSE OF MYSTERY #38
Written by MATTHEW STURGES
Art by LUCA ROSSI, DAVID LAPHAM and JOSE MARZAN, JR.
Cover by ESAO ANDREWS
Byzantium Mack’s granddaughter, Lotus Blossom, is a violent and cunning would-be conjuror. Now, she’s taken over the House of Mystery and turned it into something…strange. But not everyone is taking this lying down. And why is Harry sleeping with – well, we can’t say who.
On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

CINDERELLA: FABLES ARE FOREVER #5
Written by CHRIS ROBERSON
Art by SHAWN MCMANUS
Cover by CHRISSIE ZULLO
Cinderella barely survived her last encounter with her longtime nemesis, and if she’s going to come out on top the next time they meet she’ll need a lot of luck. But once she and Ivan Durak have tracked the assassin from Switzerland’s icy mountains to the simmering heat of the Deadly Desert of Oz, Cinderella discovers that her luck might have just run out.
On sale JUNE 15 • 5 of 6, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

FABLES #106
Written by BILL WILLINGHAM
Art by MARK BUCKINGHAM and STEVE LEIALOHA
Cover by JOAO RUAS
“Super Team” part five. Well, we tried to warn you. Bigby and the North Wind finally threw down and poor Bigby didn’t stand a chance. We would have loved to come up with some clever, magical way our favorite Lord of Wolves beat his dad in a knockdown, dragout, mano-a-mano fight to the finish, but there was simply no way. Sorry. We tried, and we couldn’t do it.
Oh, also the barrier keeping Mister Dark out of Haven falls, leaving the kingdom entirely unprotected from his wrath.
On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

FABLES DELUXE EDITION VOL. 3 HC
Written by BILL WILLINGHAM • Art by MARK BUCKINGHAM, STEVE LEIALOHA, TONY AKINS and JIMMY PALMIOTTI
Cover by JAMES JEAN
When Little Red Riding Hood suddenly reappears in these stories from issues #19-27, she’s welcomed as a miraculous survivor by nearly everyone except her old nemesis, Bigby Wolf, who smells espionage and subversion. But will he be able to prove his case before disaster strikes?
On sale AUGUST 10 • 232 pg, FC, $29.99 US • Mature Readers

JACK OF FABLES VOL. 9: THE END TP
Written by BILL WILLINGHAM and MATTHEW STURGES
Art by TONY AKINS and ANDREW PEPOY • Cover by BRIAN BOLLAND
Jack Frost embarks on the greatest quest in a career of great quests: to kill a dragon. Of course, he doesn’t know the dragon he’s after is his own father. Meanwhile, the Page Sisters find a new purpose in life: restoring the Great Library. Collecting JACK OF FABLES #46-50.
On sale JULY 13 • 144 pg, FC, $17.99 US • Mature Readers

NORTHLANDERS #41
Written by BRIAN WOOD • Art by MARIAN CHURCHLAND
Cover by MASSIMO CARNEVALE
Set in the desolate Hebridean islands, a young woman, newly orphaned, steps into her late father’s rather large and intimidating shoes. In her teens and in command of the largest army in the region, will she fail to lead – or will she live up to the title “Thor’s Daughter”? Featuring gorgeous artwork by Marian Churchland (Beast, Elephantmen, HOUSE OF MYSTERY).
On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

NORTHLANDERS VOL. 5: METAL TP
Written by BRIAN WOOD • Art by RICCARDO BURCHIELLI, FIONA STAPLES and BECKY CLOONAN • Cover by MASSIMO CARNEVALE
Collected from issues #29-36: When blacksmith Erik liberates Ingrid from her corrupt, Christian missionary captors, they set out to live by the “old ways,” hoping to find something they can feel is their own. The Church won’t let them go so easily, though, and sets out to bring them back by any means necessary.
On sale JULY 6 • 192 pg, FC, $17.99 US • MATURE READERS

HELLBLAZER #280
Written by PETER MILLIGAN
Art by GAEL BERTRAND • Cover by SIMON BISLEY
When John Constantine gets a call from his niece Gemma telling him she’s summoned a demon, he hurries to her aid. But Gemma is nursing a grudge against her uncle, believing him responsible for an assault. The truth is, Gemma Masters has always felt like a Constantine – and now she plans to kill off that Constantine part of her for good.
On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

HELLBLAZER: BLOODY CARNATIONS TP
Written by PETER MILLIGAN
Art by GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI, SIMON BISLEY and STEFANO LANDINI • Cover by SIMON BISLEY
Haunted by memories of striking Epiphany, John cuts off his thumb and enlists help from Shade the Changing Man. Plus: Old friends and demon foes converge for the royal wedding of the century when the U.K.’s perpetual bachelor gets hitched! Collecting issues #267-275.
On sale JULY 27 • 232 pg, FC, $19.99 US • Mature Readers

iZOMBIE #14
Written by CHRIS ROBERSON
Art and cover by MICHAEL ALLRED
In part two of “5 Brains, 5 Months,” enter a world that’s strange even to a zombie girl detective: the world of competitive skeeball! While Gwen is busy with the unfinished business of the latest brain she’s eaten, Ellie tests her new ghost powers, while Spot continues going underground. And in the “Dead Presidents” backup, we visit the headquarters of V.E.I.L. and meet the mysterious head of the team.
On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

REVOLVER TP
“It’s introspective, topical, it looks gorgeous from a design and art standpoint.” — AIN’T IT COOL NEWS
“A tight plot, believable characterization and well-executed art means that Matt Kindt’s won again.” — COMICS ALLIANCE
Written by MATT KINDT
Art and cover by MATT KINDT
REVOLVER is a tale of two worlds and how both test a man to his limits.
“I lie down here; I wake up there.”
“I lie down there, I wake up here.”
The acclaimed original graphic novel is now available in trade paperback!
Stuck in a dead-end job with a boss he can’t stand and a materialistic girlfriend, Sam rises from a late night of bar-hopping to discover his whole world has changed. Literally. An avian flu outbreak has killed millions, the nation’s infrastructure has crashed, and a dirty bomb has destroyed Seattle. Forced to go on the run, Sam awakes to a normal world the next day – and to chaos again the day after that. A single constant between the two worlds will undo all the damage if he can find it – but that seems near impossible. In one world, anything goes. In the other, he’s out of danger and sleepwalking through life. So Sam’s got an even bigger problem: Which one to choose?
On sale JULY 6 • 180 pg, Two color, $19.99 US • Mature Readers

SWEET TOOTH #22
Written by JEFF LEMIRE
Art and cover by JEFF LEMIRE
“Endangered Species” continues as Gus and Jepperd discover the dam and the amazing secrets it holds. But when Jepperd and Walter Fish butt heads, it threatens to tear the group apart. Meanwhile, Singh and Johnny come face to face with the foot soldiers of the mysterious “Haggarty,” and new secrets of “Project Evergreen” begin to surface.
On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

VERTIGO RESURRECTED: THE SANDMAN PRESENTS: PETREFAX #1
Written by MIKE CAREY • Art by STEVE LEIALOHA • Cover by PASCAL ALIXE
Petrefax, the young undertaker from THE SANDMAN: WORLDS’ END, strikes out from the Necropolis in search of work — only to find just staying alive is a full-time job! From the 4-issue miniseries written by Mike Carey (THE UNWRITTEN).
On sale JUNE 22 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US • Mature Readers

SCALPED #50
Written by JASON AARON
Art by R.M. GUERA, DEAN HASPIEL, DENYS COWAN, IGOR KORDEY, JILL THOMPSON, TIMOTHY TRUMAN and others
Cover by JOCK
This landmark fiftieth issue features two special stories, one detailing the long bloody history of scalping and scalphunters, and the other spotlighting the founding of the Prairie Rose rez as seen through the eyes of Dash Bad Horse’s ancestor, His Many Bad Horses. Don’t miss this all-star celebration of all things SCALPED!
On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

THE ABSOLUTE SANDMAN BOOK FIVE HC
Written by NEIL GAIMAN, P. CRAIG RUSSELL and MATT WAGNER
Art by P. CRAIG RUSSELL, YOSHITAKA AMANO, TEDDY KRISTIANSEN, FRANK QUITELY, MILO MANARA and others • Cover by DAVE MCKEAN
The latest oversized deluxe slipcased SANDMAN hardcover collects the Eisner Award-winning THE SANDMAN: ENDLESS NIGHTS plus DREAM HUNTERS (both the prose novella and the comics adaptation) and the hard-to-find SANDMAN MIDNIGHT THEATRE, featuring Wesley Dodds!
Advance-solicited • On sale NOVEMBER 2 • 512 pg, FC, $99.99 US • Mature Readers

THE UNWRITTEN #26
Written by MIKE CAREY
Art by PETER GROSS
Cover by YUKO SHIMIZU
The hammer goes down, the auction starts, and lot number 100 is Tom Taylor. Who’s going to be bidding, and what do they want him for? Tom hopes he never finds out - but he’s out of options, in the hands of his enemies, and locked in a sensory deprivation tank that’s terrifyingly familiar...
On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • Mature Readers

FLASHPOINT SERIES 1 ACTION FIGURES
First, the DC Universe was plunged into darkness with BLACKEST NIGHT. Then BRIGHTEST DAY burned away the night.
And now?
EVERYTHING CHANGES IN A FLASH!
Comics’ next big event is not a dream, or an imaginary story, or an elseworld.
But for Barry Allen?
It could be his worst nightmare.
The world as Barry Allen knows it has changed. With humankind on the abyss’ edge of a cataclysmic war, Earth’s Greatest Heroes are nowhere to be found. It’s up to Cyborg, America’s last hope, to gather forces new and old from across the Universe.
If The Flash can’t find the villain who altered the timeline, the world may have no future at all.
Written by Geoff Johns with art by Andy Kubert, FLASHPOINT changes the DC Universe as we know it!
All four Flashpoint figures feature multiple points of articulation and include a display base. Character-appropriate accessories are also included.
CYBORG - 6.75” h
THE FLASH - 6.75” h
WONDER WOMAN - 6.75” h
BATMAN - 6.75” h
4-color clamshell blister card packaging.
LIMITED QUANTITIES ARE AVAILABLE!
ORDERS MAY BE ALLOCATED!
On sale July 20, 2011 * Action Figures * PI

COVER GIRLS OF THE DC UNIVERSE: STARFIRE STATUE
DESIGNED BY ADAM HUGHES • SCULPTED BY JACK MATHEWS
Princess from Another Planet!
Koriand’r is next in line for the throne of Tamaran, but betrayal and lies put her life on the line. Escaping to Earth, this alien went from princess to Teen Titan.
Flying high and soaring through the starry skies, Starfire sizzles across the galaxy.
An original design by Adam Hughes, this statue is hand-painted, cold-cast in porcelain, measures approximately 9.25” high x 5.5” wide x 4.25” deep, and is packaged in a 4-color box.
Limited Edition.
On sale November 30, 2011 * Statue * $99.99 US

HEROES OF THE DC UNIVERSE: BLACKEST NIGHT: SINESTRO CORPS MEMBER ARKILLO BUST
BASED ON THE ART OF PATRICK GLEASON • SCULPTED BY JEAN ST. JEAN
The BLACKEST NIGHT continues in mini-bust form!
Each month in 2011, DC Direct releases a mini-bust featuring a character from the hugely popular DC Comics’ epic BLACKEST NIGHT.
Sinestro Corps Member Arkillo continues the HEROES OF THE DC UNIVERSE: BLACKEST NIGHT bust line! The sculpture features Arkillo atop a special base that displays the spectrum of lantern symbols.
The bust is hand-painted, cold-cast in porcelain, measures approximately 6” high x 4.25” wide x 4.25” deep and is packaged in a 4-color box.
Limited Edition.
On sale November 9, 2011 * Bust * $70 US

BLACKEST NIGHT: YELLOW LANTERN 1:4 SCALE POWER BATTERY AND RING PROP REPLICA SET
From the pages of BLACKEST NIGHT!
Fueled by fear, wearers of yellow power rings seek to instill great fears and terror in others.
For nine consecutive months in 2011, DC Direct releases a 1:4 scale light-up Power Battery and light-up Ring Prop Replica Set featuring a color from the spectrum of the hugely popular DC Comics’ epic BLACKEST NIGHT.
The Yellow Lantern 1:4 Scale Power Battery and the Yellow Power Ring sit in a translucent display and are removable from the stand. Both light up, featuring manual on/off switches.
The Power Battery measures approximately 2.875” high (minus handle) x 1.75” wide x 2.375” deep and is made of PVC/ABS. The Power Ring fits most sizes and lights up when worn. The translucent acrylic display measures approximately 1.5” high x 2” wide x 3.25” deep. The set is packaged on a 4-color blister.
On sale November 9, 2011 * Mini Prop Replica Set * $35 US

BLACKEST NIGHT ACTION FIGURE BOX SET
From the pages of BLACKEST NIGHT!
Included in this set are action figures of Indigo Munnk, Green Lantern Hal Jordan, Black Lantern Blue Beetle and Star Sapphire Fatality, as well as a 48-page book entitled BLACKEST NIGHT SPECIAL EDITION #1, which includes the following stories: GREEN LANTERN #40 and #41 (written by Geoff Johns, with art by Philip Tan and Eddy Barrows) and BOOSTER GOLD #27 (written and drawn by Dan Jurgens).
Each figure stands approximately 6.75” high.
On sale November 9, 2011 * Box Set * PI

GREEN LANTERN SERIES 4 ACTION FIGURES
The Universe is a big place …
And there are enough Lanterns in the Corps to police it all!
All four figures feature multiple points of articulation and include a display base.
Character-appropriate accessories are also included.
GREEN LANTERN ARKKIS CHUMMUK - 6.75” h
GREEN LANTERN HAL JORDAN (POWER GLOW) - 6.75” h
RED LANTERN GUY GARDNER - 6.75” h
GREEN LANTERN STEL - 7” h
4-color clamshell blister card packaging.
On sale November 2, 2011 * Action Figures * PI

BATMAN: VAMPIRE MINI STATUE
BASED ON DESIGNS BY KELLEY JONES
SCULPTED BY WILLIAM PAQUET
Based on the undead, Elseworlds Batman from the Kelley Jones-illustrated “Vampire Trilogy” (BATMAN/DRACULA: RED RAIN, BATMAN: BLOODSTORM and BATMAN: CRIMSON MIST), this haunting statue captures the darkest knight of all bursting from his grave.
This hand-painted, cold cast porcelain mini statue measures approximately 7.25” high x 8” wide x 5” deep and is packaged in a 4-color box.
Limited Edition.
Resolicit * On sale October 19, 2011 * Mini Statue * $95 US

BATMAN BLACK & WHITE STATUE: BATMAN ARKHAM ASYLUM
SCULPTED BY DAVE CORTES
From within the walls of Arkham Asylum, The Joker orchestrates the most elaborate scheme of his career: create an unstoppable army of Bane-like creatures to take over Gotham City. Only Batman, using an amalgam of detective, combat and stealth skills, can end his arch-nemesis’ plans.
This very special Batman Black & White statue was developed using actual character designs from the best-selling game Batman: Arkham Asylum, holder of the Guinness World Record for “Most Critically Acclaimed Superhero Game Ever,” and the winner of several industry game awards.
This statue based on the video game design measures approximately 7.25” high x 6.25” wide x 4.75” deep, is painted in monochromatic tones, features a Bat-logo-shaped base and is packaged in a black and white box.
PLEASE NOTE: LIMITED QUANTITIES ARE AVAILABLE! • ORDERS MAY BE ALLOCATED!
On sale August 31, 2011 * Statue * $80 US

WOMEN OF THE DC UNIVERSE SERIES 3: ZATANNA BUST
Designed by Amanda Conner
Sculpted by Jim Maddox
ARBADAC ARBA!!
She’ll put a spell on you! The Mistress of Magic waves her wand, leaping from her Book of Incantations.
Designed by illustrator Amanda Conner, Zatanna is the latest character to join the popular WOMEN OF THE DC UNIVERSE bust series.
The hand-painted, cold-cast porcelain bust measures approximately 5.75” high x 4.75” wide x 5” deep and is packaged in a 4-color box.
Limited Edition.
On sale November 23, 2011 * Bust * $60 US

DC UNIVERSE ONLINE STATUE: HARLEY QUINN
BASED ON THE ART OF JIM LEE
Harley Quinn, Queen of Hearts, and The Joker’s jester is the next statue in the DC Universe Online Statue series!
Hand-painted, cold-cast in porcelain and measuring approximately 7.1” high x 4.5” wide x 3.75” deep, this statue is packaged in a 4-color box.
Limited Edition.
On sale November 16, 2011 * Statue * $90 US

DC UNIVERSE ONLINE STATUE: THE JOKER
BASED ON THE ART OF JIM LEE
The Clown Prince of Crime returns for more murder and mayhem!
Hand-painted, cold-cast in porcelain and measuring approximately 7.6” high x 5.25” wide x 2.5” deep, this statue is packaged in a 4-color box.
Limited Edition.
On sale November 16, 2011 * Statue * $90 US

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