DC Comics Solicitations for Product Shipping November, 2007

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COUNTDOWN TO FINAL CRISIS #25-22
Story by Paul Dini


Breakdowns by Keith Giffen


25 script by Adam Beechen and art by Carlos Magno


24 script by Justin Gray & Jimmy Palmiotti and art by Al Barrionuevo


23 script by Paul Dini and art by Tom Derenick


22 script by Tony Bedard and art by Manuel Garcia


Covers 25, 24 and 22 by Claudio Castellini; Cover 23 by J.G. Jones


The countdown continues with a new name and even bigger thrills! Karate Kid makes it to the bunker in Bldhaven and confronts both Firestorm and the Atomic Knights! Jimmy Olsen enslaved on Apokolips! Mary Marvel not enslaved on Apokolips! The Monitor, Jason Todd and Donna Troy home in on Ray Palmer's trail! Desaad takes control! Lex Luthor kidnapped - but by whom? Trickster and Piper: One will live?one will die! And Mister Mxyzptlk explains it all! Plus, more DC VILLAINS origin backup stories, including: Desaad and Mr. Mxyzptlk!


COUNTDOWN 25 on sale November 7 o COUNTDOWN 24 on sale November 14 COUNTDOWN 23 on sale November 21 o COUNTDOWN 22 on sale November 28 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

COUNTDOWN TO MYSTERY #3
Written by Steve Gerber and Matt Sturges


Art by Justiniano & Walden Wong and Stephen Segovia


Cover by Gene Ha


Eclipso continues her maniacal mission to corrupt the heroes of the DCU! Find out who's next in her path! Plus, Doctor Fate enters a simple storefront that introduces him to a woman who will change his life!


On sale November 21 o 3 of 8 o 48 pg, FC, $3.99 US

COUNTDOWN TO ADVENTURE #4
Written by Adam Beechen and Justin Gray


Art by Eddy Barrows & Julio Ferreiro


and Fabrizio Fiorentino


Cover by Eddy Barrows & Oclair Albert


In this issue's lead story, the Healers have arrived to "sterilize" the planet Earth and stop the contamination that's plaguing the planet. But what does this mean to Starfire and Animal Man?


And in the backup, Forerunner battles magic versions of DCU heroes on the Conjuror's world. Meet Batmage, master of the Dark Arts, Kal-El, wielder of Kryptonian magics, and Lady Flash, keeper of the Speed Force.


On sale November 28 o 4 of 8 o 48 pg, FC, $3.99 US

COUNTDOWN PRESENTS: THE SEARCH FOR RAY PALMER: GOTHAM BY GASLIGHT #1
Written by Brian Augustyn


Art by Greg Tocchini


Cover by Dustin Nguyen


The quest heats up as one of the Challengers of the Beyond becomes an enemy. Plus, could finding Ray Palmer prove fatal?


For a signed edition, please see the Dynamic Forces section of Previews.


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

COUNTDOWN PRESENTS: THE SEARCH FOR RAY PALMER: RED RAIN #1
Written by Peter Johnson


Art and cover by Kelley Jones


Will the Challengers of the Beyond become legends on a world ruled by vampires? Or will one of them become a threat to the rest of the team?


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

COUNTDOWN PRESENTS: LORD HAVOK AND THE EXTREMISTS #2
Written by Frank Tieri


Art and cover by Liam Sharp


It's the battle you knew was coming: Lord Havok and his Extremists vs. the Challengers of the Beyond! COUNTDOWN's Kyle Rayner, Donna Troy and Jason Todd guest star! Plus, a peek at the secret origin of the Extremist known as Gorgon!


On sale November 28 o 2 of 6 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

BATMAN AND THE OUTSIDERS #2
Written by Tony Bedard


Art and cover by Koi Turnbull & Art Thibert


The team attacks London for a high-profile abduction that marks them as Super-Villains in the eyes of the entire world - but that's exactly what Batman wants!


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

CAPTAIN CARROT AND THE FINAL ARK #2
Written by Bill Morrison


Art by Scott Shaw! & Al Gordon


Cover by Shaw! & Morrison


Leapin' lettuce! Frogzilla's back! And teamed with Salamandroid, he stands poised to plant his preposterously large footprint right on the Sandy Eggo Comics Convention! But?is the Zoo Crew's real foe bigger than both those bad guys?


On sale November 14 o 2 of 3 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

SALVATION RUN #1
Written by Bill Willingham


Art and cover by Sean Chen & Walden Wong


Variant cover by Scott Kolins


Don't miss the stunning debut issue of a 7-part miniseries written by Bill Willingham (SHADOWPACT, FABLES) with art by superstar Sean Chen (Iron Man, X-Men: The End) & Walden Wong (COUNTDOWN TO MYSTERY, DAY OF VENGEANCE)! The world has finally had enough of the villains of the DCU - so they're exiling the evildoers to another planet, where they'll be left to their own diabolical devices! Who will thrive?and who will survive?


Retailers please note: This issue will feature two covers that may be ordered separately. For every 10 copies of the Standard Edition (featuring a cover by Sean Chen & Walden Wong), retailers may order one Variant Edition (featuring a cover by Scott Kolins). See the Previews Order Form for more information.


On sale November 14 o 1 of 7 o32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

GREEN ARROW/BLACK CANARY #2
Written by Judd Winick


Art and cover by Cliff Chiang


Variant cover by Chiang


Black Canary and Speedy head to Amazon Island, where a job offer from Athena seems to be the perfect opportunity for


Dinah to focus some of her frustrations over what's happened to Green Arrow.


Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers that may be ordered separately. For every 10 copies of the Standard Edition (featuring a cover by Cliff Chiang) ordered, retailers may order one Variant Edition (also featuring a cover by Chiang). Please see the Order Form for more details.


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

DEATH OF THE NEW GODS #3
Written by Jim Starlin


Art and covers by Starlin & Matt Banning


The carnage of the Fourth World continues as more New Gods die in this COUNTDOWN tie-in! Who will be the next victims? Who - or what - is responsible for so many deaths? How is Darkseid connected to them? And will Superman, Orion and Mr. Miracle be able to uncover Darkseid's schemes before it's too late?


On sale November 28 o 3 of 8 o 40 pg, FC, $3.50 US

CRIME BIBLE: THE FIVE LESSONS OF BLOOD #2
Written by Greg Rucka


Art by Jose Saiz


Cover by John Van Fleet


The Dark Faith spreads throughout the DCU as the Daughters of Lilith take the forefront in a recruitment drive to convert people to the Religion of Crime through the Lesson of Lust. And only The Question, who must work under cover, can stop a United States colonel from sacrificing his life - and his country.


On sale November 7 o 2 of 5 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

GOTHAM UNDERGROUND #2
Written by Frank Tieri


Art by J. Calafiore & Jack Purcell


Cover by J. Calafiore


A COUNTDOWN and SALVATION RUN tie-in! The power struggle for control of Gotham's crime network continues as a new player challenges Penguin for leadership. Meanwhile, Batman goes deep undercover. Plus, guest appearances by Nightwing, Riddler, Mr. Zsasz, Ventriloquist and Scarface!


On sale November 28 o 2 of 9 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

GREEN LANTERN #25
Written by Geoff Johns


Art by Ivan Reis, Ethan Van Sciver & Oclair Albert


Variant cover by Gary Frank


This is it! The most talked-about storyline of the summer, "The Sinestro Corps War," concludes in this double-sized anniversary issue! Why does Sinestro believe he has won? How will Hal Jordan stop his greatest enemy? What is the truth behind the prophecy of "The Blackest Night"? Where will the end results of this battle take the Green Lantern Corps? What is the bizarre fate of the Anti-Monitor? Why has Earth been assigned so many Green Lanterns? Learn all the secrets! Witness all the battles! Prepare yourself for the startling ending of the greatest epic in the history of Green Lantern!


Retailers please note: This issue will feature two covers that may be ordered separately. For every 10 copies of the Standard Edition (featuring a cover by Ivan Reis & Oclair Albert, retailers may order one Variant Edition (featuring a cover by Gary Frank). See the Previews Order Form for more information.


On sale November 28 o 64 pg, FC, $4.99 US

TALES OF THE SINESTRO CORPS PRESENTS: ION #1
Written by Ron Marz


Art by Michael Lacomb


Cover by Ivan Reis


Ion is the chosen one of the Green Lantern Corps, whose coming was foretold as a prophecy in the Book of Oa. But now that Kyle Rayner has been possessed by Parallax, can he ever bear the mantle of Ion again? Or will it pass to a completely new bearer? This all-important Sinestro Corps War tie-in reveals the answers, and sets the stage for Green Lantern - and Kyle Rayner - for years to come!


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

GREEN LANTERN CORPS #18
Written by Peter J. Tomasi


Art and cover by Pat Gleason & Prentis Rollins


"The Sinestro Corps War" epilogue! The fires still burn, the dead are many, and the Green Lantern Corps rises from the ashes to rebuild and continue their mission to protect the universe as the Guardians' recent decision in the midst of the Sinestro Corps War reverberates within the ranks and alters the Corps forever!


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

BOOSTER GOLD #4
Written by Geoff Johns & Jeff Katz


Art and cover by Dan Jurgens & Norm Rapmund


The critically acclaimed smash hit of the decade continues! (Hey, we're optimists!) Booster Gold, Rip Hunter, Barry "The Flash" Allen and Wally "Kid Flash" West are stranded in time with a broken cosmic treadmill, and hot on their tail is the murderous?Supernova? Plus, what's going on with Dan Garrett - the Golden Age Blue Beetle?


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

INFINITY INC. #3
Written by Peter Milligan


Art and cover by Max Fiumara


The murderous Kid Empty leaves a swath of bodies across Metropolis, while John Henry thinks he's being haunted by the ghost of a deceased Infinity Inc. member! Plus, Fury has a close encounter with the newest team member, and Nuklon goes homicidal on the last person you'd expect.


On sale November 7 o 3 of 8 o32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

METAMORPHO YEAR ONE #3-4
Written by Dan Jurgens


Art by Mike Norton & Jesse Delperdang


Cover by Kevin Nowlan


Rex Mason is kidnapped by millionaire arms dealer Maxwell Tremaine, but is he ready to return the favor when Simon Stagg and Java come to his rescue?


Issue #3 on sale November 7 o Issue #4 on sale November 21


3 and 4 of 6 o32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

SUICIDE SQUAD: RAISE THE FLAG #3
Written by John Ostrander


Art by Javier Pina & Robin Riggs


Cover by John K. Snyder


A mystical link to the Squad's first leader is revealed, as its current leader finalizes a new lineup of unimaginable power!


On sale November 14 o 3 of 8 o32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

BLACK ADAM: THE DARK AGE #4
Written by Peter J. Tomasi


Art by Doug Mahnke & Christian Alamy


Cover by Mahnke


As Teth-Adam finds himself on the verge of death, a new weapon is revealed that may be able to kill Black Adam - even when he is fully powered. Is a secret cabal in possession of this weapon, and will the members of the JLA and JSA be able to bring Black Adam to justice before this weapon is implemented?


On sale November 14 o 3 of 8 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

52 AFTERMATH: THE FOUR HORSEMEN #4
Written by Keith Giffen Cover by Ethan Van Sciver


Art by Pat Olliffe & John Stanisci


The Four Horsemen have been resurrected, and they intend to turn the battlefield that was Bialya into their own personal hell?but not before destroying the scientists that created them. It's all-out war on Oolong Island -but will Batman, Wonder Woman and an injured Superman be enough to stop their reign of terror?


On sale November 28 o 4 of 6 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

UNCLE SAM AND THE FREEDOM FIGHTERS #3
Written by Jimmy Palmiotti & Justin Gray


Art by Renato Arlem


Cover by Dave Johnson


The origin of Doll Man is revealed?but what secrets from the miniature Freedom Fighter's past will haunt the team as they struggle to fit in with the new world order?


On sale November 28 o 3 of 8 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

ALL STAR BATMAN AND ROBIN, THE BOY WONDER #8
Written by Frank Miller


Art and cover by Jim Lee & Scott Williams


Variant wraparound cover by Miller


Part 1 of Frank Miller's & Jim Lee's two-fisted thrill ride ends here, yet it's only just begun! The Dark Knight links a brutal psychopath to the Flying Grayson's murder, and the streets of Gotham run red with terror! Dick Grayson is reborn to wage war on crime! The newly banded Justice League fans out, trying to catch a bat!


Retailers please note: This issue will feature two covers that may be ordered separately. For every 10 copies of the Standard Edition (featuring a cover by Jim Lee & Scott Williams), retailers may order one Variant Edition (featuring a cover by Frank Miller). See the Previews Order Form for more information.


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

ROBIN #168
Written by Peter Milligan


Art by Freddie Williams II


Covers by Andy Kubert


A special issue written by Peter Milligan (X-Men, X-Statix) kicks off the 7-part "Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul," crossing over with the Batman family of books! Readers discovered in last month's BATMAN #670 that Ra's al Ghul has returned from the dead! What does Ra's resurrection have to do with Batman's son, Damian? And more important, why does this send Damian toward a head-on collision with Robin at Wayne Manor? Guest starring Talia al Ghul and the Sensei!


Retailers please note: This issue will feature two covers that may be ordered separately. For every 10 copies of the Standard Edition (featuring a cover by Andy Kubert), retailers may order one Variant Edition (featuring a pencils-only version of the same art by Andy Kubert). See the Previews Order Form for more information.


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

NIGHTWING #138
Written by Fabian Nicieza


Art by Don Kramer & Wayne Faucher


Cover by Tony S. Daniel & Jonathan Glapion


"The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul," Part 2 of 7! Could it be? Nightwing and Robin fighting side by side with Damian? Will the combined might of Batman's three "sons" be enough to overcome the machinations of the newly reborn Ra's al Ghul? And what will Nightwing do when Robin is tempted with an offer he can't refuse? Guest starring Talia al Ghul and the Sensei!


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

DETECTIVE COMICS #838
Written by Paul Dini


Art by Ryan Benjamin & Saleem Crawford


Cover by Simone Bianchi


"The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul," Part 3 of 7!


Batman and I-Ching track down Ra's and Talia to their hideout while Nightwing pursues Robin! And why is the Invisible Map so important? All this, plus guest appearances by Talia al Ghul and Damian.


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

BATMAN #671
Written by Grant Morrison


Art by Tony Daniel & Jonathan Glapion


Cover by Daniel


"The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul," Part 4 of 7! It's the fight of the year: Batman vs. Ra's al Ghul vs. the Sensei! Will anyone survive? Plus the secrets of Nanda Parbat are revealed.


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

BATMAN CONFIDENTIAL #11
Written by Michael Green


Art and cover by Denys Cowan & John Floyd


The Joker has been born. Batman has crossed some lines. Now, see just how far the Dark Knight will go in order to bring down the new criminal insanity that's inspiring the denizens of Gotham City.


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

CATWOMAN #73
Written by Will Pfeifer


Art by David Lopez & Alvaro Lopez


Cover by Adam Hughes


Catwoman's back to claim her title as Gotham City's top thief! Not only does she have to stay one step ahead of the Batman, but Gotham's underworld is out for her blood!


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

SIMON DARK #2
Written by Steve Niles


Art and cover by Scott Hampton


The most offbeat superhero in the DCU, from the creator responsible for the most offbeat horror film, 30 Days of Night! Gotham City has a new protector?the urban legend they call Simon Dark. And he's a very thin line of defense against a vicious serial killer!


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

SUPERMAN #670
Written by Kurt Busiek


Art by Rick Leonardi & Dan Green


Cover by Jesus Merino


Superman comes face to face with the mysterious third Kryptonian living on Earth in "The Third Kryptonian," Part 2 of 3! Revelations about Krypton's past, its survivors and its enemies come fast and furious in a centuries-spanning story of interstellar adventure and survival. But someone's stalking the third Kryptonian?and now he's after Superman, too! This issue has all the answers - and leads directly into SUPERMAN ANNUAL #13, on sale three weeks later!


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

SUPERMAN ANNUAL #13
Written by Kurt Busiek


Art by Rick Leonardi & Dan Green


Cover by Jesus Merino


It's the slam-bang, no-holds barred conclusion of "The Third Kryptonian," as the entire Superman family - Superman, Supergirl, Power Girl, Krypto, Chris Kent and even Batman - makes a desperate last stand against a deadly threat to every Kryptonian in the universe!


Get ready for a new enemy and a shattering turning point for a key concept in the Superman mythos! It's can't-miss blockbuster action!


On sale November 28 o 48 pg, FC, $3.99 US

ACTION COMICS #859
Written by Geoff Johns


Art by Gary Frank & Jonathan Sibal


Cover by Frank


Variant Cover by Andy Kubert


The return of the original Legion of Super-Heroes continues! The Man of Steel's jump to the future is anything but idyllic as he finds a world torn apart by strife and a populace that has turned on the Legion of Super-Heroes - and it's all because of Superman! But what went wrong, and how can Superman begin to fix it when he's Public Enemy #1? Retailers please note: This issue will feature two covers that may be ordered separately. For every 10 copies of the Standard Edition (featuring a cover by Gary Frank), retailers may order one Variant Edition (featuring a cover by Andy Kubert). See the Previews Order Form for more information.


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

SUPERMAN/BATMAN #42
Written by Alan Burnett


Art and cover by Dustin Nguyen & Derek Fridolfs


Batman's not happy, Superman's being controlled, Bekka's hot for Batman, and Darkseid succeeds! It's the final chapter of Alan Burnett's epic "Torment." If you're reading COUNTDOWN, you can't miss this issue!


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

SUPERMAN/BATMAN #43
Written by Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning


Art and cover by Mike McKone & Lanning


Dr. Light is back - and he's got the Titans on his side! Identity Crisis showed how evil Dr. Light could be, but writers Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning and fan-favorite artist Mike McKone take him to a new level in this stand-alone special issue guest-starring Steel!


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

SUPERMAN CONFIDENTIAL #9
Written by Vito Delsante


Art by Julian Lopez & Bit


Cover by Pete Woods


Rising stars Vito Delsante and Julian Lopez team up to tell the tale of how the Man of Steel met the original Emerald Sentinel, Alan Scott! As a mysterious team of scientists tracks a dangerous threat headed toward Metropolis, Superman learns the first lesson in super-heroism from the man who wrote the book!


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

COUNTDOWN SPECIAL: JIMMY OLSEN 80-PAGE GIANT
Written by Jack Kirby


Art by Kirby, Mike Royer and Vince Colletta


Cover by Ryan Sook


Collecting SUPERMAN'S PAL JIMMY OLSEN #136 and #147-148, featuring Jimmy's dealings with the DNAlien and Cadmus!


On sale November 7 o 80 pg, FC, $4.99 US

SUPERGIRL #23
Written by Kelley Puckett


Art and cover by Drew Johnson & Ray Snyder


Variant cover by Adam Kubert


The Teen of Steel embarks on a brand-new direction as writer Kelley Puckett (Batgirl) joins forces with acclaimed art team Drew Johnson & Ray Snyder (Countdown, Wonder Woman) as the new SUPERGIRL creative team!


An enthralling story arc begins with a bizarre delivery to Kara's apartment that very quickly has her hopping dimensions and traveling through deep space! Guest-starring Superman, Batman and the Green Lantern Corps!


Retailers please note: This issue will feature two covers that may be ordered separately. For every 10 copies of the Standard Edition (featuring a cover by Drew Johnson & Ray Snyder, retailers may order one Variant Edition (featuring a cover by Andy Kubert). See the Previews Order Form for more information.


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

THE ALL-NEW ATOM #17
Written by Gail Simone


Art by Mike Norton & Trevor Scott


Cover by Ladrnn


When the Department of Metahuman Affairs becomes concerned over the explosion of metahuman weirdness taking place in Ivy Town, they send special agent Diana Prince to investigate - but can even Wonder Woman save the all-new Atom from the shotgun wedding of the century?


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

BLUE BEETLE #21
Written by John Rogers


Art and cover by Rafael Albuquerque


Jaime Reyes gets an extra boost from the Beetle legacy via


Ted Kord's gadgets and Dan Garrett's niece as he uncovers the Reach's plan for mind-controlling Earth!


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

BIRDS OF PREY #112
Written by Tony Bedard


Art by David Cole & Doug Hazlewood


Cover by Stephane Roux


A colleague has been murdered, and Lady Blackhawk goes missing?but only to honor the memory of her fallen teammate!


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #8
Written by Mark Waid


Art by George Prez & Bob Wiacek


Cover by Prez


A virtually unstoppable force has driven the Doom Patrol to the brink of destruction and despair! And why is The Flash the only hero who can possibly stand between them and utter chaos?


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

THE FLASH #234
Written by Mark Waid and John Rogers


Art by Daniel Acua and Doug Braithwaite


Cover by Manuel Garcia


The unstable powers of Wally West's growing children reach a terrifying new level! And in the backup feature, "The Fast Life," by Mark Waid, John Rogers amd Doug Braithwaite, the compelling tale of Wally's family's life on a Flash-friendly alien world continues.


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #15
Written by Dwayne McDuffie


Art by Ed Benes & Sandra Hope


Cover by Ian Churchill


It's the brawl of the century, delivered by writer Dwayne McDuffie (Justice League Unlimited) and artists Ed Benes & Sandra Hope, as the Justice League of America takes on the Injustice League in the final chapter of "Unlimited"!


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

JLA CLASSIFIED #46
Written by Justin Gray


Art by Rick Leonardi & Sean Phillips


Cover by Walter Simonson


The last chapter in the "Ghosts of Mars" storyline finds J'onn J'onzz, the Martian Manhunter, destroyed from within by his malevolent brother's memory! Luckily his new family - the JLA- and his old Martian family have ways to help him.


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

JLA CLASSIFIED #47
Written by Mike W. Barr


Art by Randy Green & Andy Owens


Cover by Julian Lopez & Bit


Part 1 of a 2-part story written by Mike W. Barr (BATMAN) that pits the classic JLA against an enemy who's managed to strip them of their weapons! Green Lantern without his ring! Wonder Woman without her lasso! Hawkman without his wings! Green Arrow without his arrows! The Atom without his size-changing belt!


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

JSA CLASSIFIED #32
Written by Junior Thomas


Art by Staz Johnson & Rodney Ramos


Cover by Alex Sanchez


The holidays are a difficult time for anyone, and heroes are no exception-particularly those who have lost loved ones in the battle for justice. But heroes rarely have a moment to mourn, as Alan Scott finds, when he most forego the annual JSA Thanksgiving dinner to save a little girl from an ancient evil.


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

CHECKMATE #20
Written by Greg Rucka


Art by Joe Bennett & Jack Jadson


Cover by Kalman Andrasofszky


"The Fall of the Wall" concludes with a bang! Taskforce X marks the spot as the Royals force a showdown with Amanda Waller!


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

JONAH HEX #25
Written by Justin Gray & Jimmy Palmiotti


Art by Russ Heath


Cover by Rafa Garres


A lost tale from the end of Hex's trail with art by legendary artist Russ Heath! When an older Jonah Hex meets up with his son, the result is an encounter that can only end in violence!


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

METAL MEN #4
Written by Duncan Rouleau


Art and cover by Rouleau


Who is the second Doctor Magnus, and why does he want to destroy the Metal Men and all robots before they ever exist? What does the mysterious alchemist called the Unknown want with the Metal Men's responsometers? These questions and more are answered as the battle between the past and the future comes ever closer to the present!


On sale November 7 o 4 of 8 o32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

SHADOWPACT #19
Written by Matt Sturges


Art and cover by Phil Winslade


A lethal trap has been sprung by Shadowpact's crafty foes?and our heroes have no choice but to walk straight into it, to save one of their own!


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

TEEN TITANS #53
Written by Sean McKeever


Art by Al Garza & Marlo Alquiza


Cover by Garza & Scott Williams


"The Titans of Tomorrow...Today!" goes full throttle in its penultimate chapter! As Robin descends into darkness, it falls to the rest of the Teen Titans to take on not only Starro and its minions, but also the Titans of Tomorrow?and their newfound friends!


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

SUPERGIRL AND THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #36
Written by Tony Bedard


Art and cover by Dennis Calero


The Quest for Cosmic Boy concludes as Brainiac 5's secret is revealed! Plus, Lightning Lad's place in the Legion gets a shocking change, Supergirl spends her last day as a Legionnaire, and the trans-temporal menace of Evolvo-Lad intensifies!


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

THE SPIRIT #12
Written by Darwyn Cooke


Art by Cooke & J. Bone


Cover by Cooke


A waterfront murder brings The Spirit face to face with his first true love. From out of the past steps the mysterious Sand Sarif!


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

TEEN TITANS EAST SPECIAL #1
Written by Judd Winick


Art and cover by Ian Churchill & Norm Rapmund


Titans Tower is back up and running on the East Coast as Judd Winick, Ian Churchill and Norm Rapmund assemble an explosive new team of Titans under the leadership of Cyborg! But their first mission may be their last as powerful forces gather to destroy all Titans past and future!


On sale November 14 o 48 pg, FC, $3.99 US

WONDER WOMAN #14
Written by Gail Simone


Art and cover by Terry Dodson & Rachel Dodson


Variant cover by Michael Golden


An electrifying new era begins for the world's greatest superheroine! Gail Simone (BIRDS OF PREY, SECRET SIX) joins the phenomenal art team of Terry and Rachel Dodson for what promises to be one of the most exciting Wonder Woman stories ever told!


What exactly is The Circle, and what deadly secret do they hold about Diana's birth? What familiar face from Wonder Woman's past returns with a mission to spy on Special Agent Diana Prince? Why is the Department of Metahuman Affairs on a collision course with the wounded remnants of the Society of Super-Villains? You won't want to miss any of this story that spans the globe and shakes Diana to her core!


Retailers please note: This issue will feature two covers that may be ordered separately. For every 10 copies of the Standard Edition (featuring a cover by Terry Dodson & Rachel Dodson), retailers may order one Variant Edition (featuring a cover by Michael Golden). See the Previews Order Form for more information. This story was previously solicited to appear in WONDER WOMAN #13.


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

TRIALS OF SHAZAM #10
Written by Judd Winick


Art and cover by Mauro Cascioli


Sabina and Freddy race to find the hidden Mercury?as this test is about gaining his speed ability! And if Sabina finds him first, she'll be equal to Freddy in the ultimate Trials for Shazam's power!


On sale November 28 o 10 of 12 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

WONDER GIRL #3
Written by J. Torres


Art and cover by Sanford Green & Nathan Massengill


Warriors from the Fourth World are coming for Wonder Girl and the demigods living on Earth. But when the fight is brought from the skies to her home, one of her families will fall!


On sale November 14 o 3 of 6 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

THE ATOM: FUTURE/PAST TP
Written by Gail Simone


Art by Mike Norton, Eddy Barrows, Andy Owens


and Trevor Scott


Cover by Ladrnn


In this second Atom trade paperback, collecting issues #7-11, the tiny titan encounters a man with a strange connection to the mysterious Time Pool - and a dangerous connection to the deadly Linear Men.


Advance-solicited; on sale December 5 o 128 pg, FC, $14.99 US

THE ALL-NEW ATOM: MY LIFE IN MINIATURE TP
Written by Gail Simone


Art by John Byrne, Trevor Scott and others


Cover by Ariel Olivetti


Reoffered to coincide with THE ALL-NEW ATOM: FUTURE PAST TP! Collecting the first six issues of the new series! Meet Ryan Choi - the young hotshot professor at Ivy University, who inadvertently becomes the all-new Atom!


On sale November 7 o 160 pg, FC, $14.99 US o RELIST

BATMAN: THE MAN WHO LAUGHS HC
Written by Ed Brubaker


Art by Doug Mahnke, Patrick Zircher, Aaron Sowd and Steve Bird


Cover by Mahnke


Witness Batman's first encounter with The Joker in this hardcover volume collecting the graphic novel BATMAN: THE MAN WHO LAUGHS, by Ed Brubaker and Doug Mahnke! This collection also includes DETECTIVE COMICS #784-786, a murder-mystery tale guest-starring Green Lantern Alan Scott!


Advance-solicited; on sale January 30 o 144 pg, FC, $19.99 US

TALES OF THE MULTIVERSE: BATMAN - VAMPIRE TP
Written by Doug Moench


Art by Kelley Jones, Malcolm Jones III and John Beatty


Cover by Jones


TALES OF THE MULTIVERSE is a new series of titles collecting stories of familiar heroes reimagined in startling ways. This inaugural volume collects the dark tales originally presented in BATMAN/DRACULA: RED RAIN, BATMAN: BLOODSTORM and BATMAN: CRIMSON MIST, written by Doug Moench with macabre art by Kelley Jones.


The legendary horror known as Dracula has descended upon Gotham City - and he's brought his deadly children of the night with him. Now, it's up to Batman to stop the Lord of the Undead's assault on his city - but after being bitten by Dracula, Batman himself joins the ranks of the undead. Will Batman be an even greater threat to the citizens of Gotham City than Dracula?


Advance-solicited; on sale December 19 o 288 pg, FC, $19.99 US

BATMAN: GOTHAM BY GASLIGHT TP
Written by Brian Augustyn


Art by Mike Mignola, Eduardo Barreto and P. Craig Russell


Cover by Mike Mignola


Reoffered to coincide with the BATMAN - VAMPIRE TP! Collecting the stories that pit the Dark Knight against Jack the Ripper and a death-dealer from the skies over Gotham!


On sale November 7 o 256 pg, FC, $19.99 US o RELIST

BATMAN: HONG KONG SC
Written by Doug Moench


Art and cover by Tony Wong


Reoffered to coincide with the BATMAN - VAMPIRE TP, also written by Doug Moench! This thrilling tale sends the Dark Knight to the other side of the globe on the trail of a killer!


On sale November 7 o 128 pg, FC, $17.95 US o RELIST

THE FLASH: THE FASTEST MAN ALIVE - FULL THROTTLE TP
Written by Danny Bilson, Paul DeMeo, Mark Guggenheim and Ian Boothby


Art by Ron Adrian, Art Thibert, Paco Diaz, Tony S. Daniel, Giuseppe Camuncoli, Rob Lea, Alex Lei and Lorenzo Ruggiero


Cover by Daniel Acua


Collecting THE FLASH: THE FASTEST MAN ALIVE #7-13 and material from the DCU HOLIDAY SPECIAL! In this volume, Bart must battle his dark twin, Inertia, who is intent on outracing his nemesis at any cost. Plus, the Rogues are back, determined to end the legacy of The Flash.


Advance-solicited; on sale December 26 o 208 pg, FC, $12.99 US

HARLEY QUINN: PRELUDES AND KNOCK-KNOCK JOKES HC
Written by Karl Kesel


Art and cover by Terry Dodson & Rachel Dodson


The Joker's lovable partner in crime takes the spotlight in this new hardcover volume collecting HARLEY QUINN #1-7, written by Karl Kesel (SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL) with art by the fan-favorite team of Terry Dodson & Rachel Dodson (WONDER WOMAN)! Don't miss these beautifully illustrated tales of lunacy!


Advance-solicited; on sale January 16 o 192 pg, FC, $24.99 US

THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES: AN EYE FOR AN EYE TP
Written by Paul Levitz


Art by Keith Giffen, Steve Lightle, Joe Orlando and Larry Mahlstedt


Cover by Giffen


Don't miss the first exciting collection of The Legion of Super-Heroes' series that launched in 1984, featuring the talents of legendary Legion creators Paul Levitz and Keith Giffen! In this fast-paced, futuristic title, collecting the first six issues of the series, The Legion learns of a conspiracy by a consortium of evil calling itself The Legion of Super-Villains to destroy the team - and it's Karate Kid who pays the ultimate price!


Advance-solicited; on sale December 19 o 160 pg, FC,


$17.99 US

THE SPECTRE: TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED TP
Written by David Lapham


Art by Eric Battle & Tom Mandrake


Cover by Al Barrionuevo


Collecting stories from TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED #1-8! Detective Crispus Allen was murdered during the events of INFINITE CRISIS and was reborn as the instrument of God's wrath known as The Spectre. Now, he is on a quest to brutally punish those who choose to do wrong.


Advance-solicited; on sale December 19 o 128 pg, FC, $14.99 US

BATMAN/SUPERMAN: SAGA OF THE SUPER SONS TP
Written by Bob Haney


Art by Dick Dillin, Murphy Anderson, Vince Colletta and others


Cover by Nick Cardy


For the first time, the complete saga of the Super Sons is collected in one volume! Features stories from the pages of WORLD'S FINEST COMICS #215-216, 221-222, 224, 228, 230, 231, 233, 238, 242, 263 and ELSEWORLDS 80-PAGE GIANT #1!


Advance-solicited; on sale December 5 o 256 pg, FC, $19.99 US

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: JONAH HEX VOL. 2 TP
Written by Michael Fleisher and David Michelinie


Art by Jos Lus Garca-Lpez, Ernie Chan, Vicente Alcazar and others


More early adventures of DC's legendary gunslinger, from JONAH HEX #1-22 and WEIRD WESTERN TALES #34-38! The scar-faced Jonah Hex takes on all comers with guns blazing in these action-packed tales featuring art by comics legend Jos Lus Garca-Lpez and more!


Advance-solicited; on sale December 26 o 528 pg, B&W, $16.99 US

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: JONAH HEX VOL. 1 TP
Written by John Albano and Michael Fleisher


Art by various


Cover by Luis Dominguez


Reoffered to coincide with the SHOWCASE PRESENTS: JONAH HEX VOL. 2 TP! Witness the earliest adventures of DC's legendary gunslinger from ALL-STAR WESTERN #2-8 and #10-11, WEIRD WESTERN TALES #12-14 and #16-33!


On sale November 7 o 528 pg, B&W, $16.99 US o RELIST

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: TEEN TITANS VOL. 2 TP
Written by Bob Haney, Steve Skeates and others


Art by Nick Cardy, Neal Adams and others


In this exciting volume featuring stories from TEEN TITANS #19-36, BRAVE AND THE BOLD #83 and 94 and WORLD'S FINEST COMICS #205, the Titans meet The Hawk and The Dove as they encounter mystery and intrigue on college campuses and in city streets. Guest-starring Batman, Superman and the Justice League of America.


Advance-solicited; on sale December 12 o 512 pg, B&W, $16.99 US

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: TEEN TITANS VOL. 1 TP
Written by Bob Haney, Marv Wolfman and Len Wein


Art by Nick Cardy, Bruno Premiani, Irv Novick and others


Cover by Cardy


Reoffered to coincide with the SHOWCASE PRESENTS: TEEN TITANS VOL. 2 TP! Robin, Wonder Girl, Kid Flash and Aqualad unite for adventures collected from BRAVE AND THE BOLD #54 and 60, SHOWCASE #59 and


TEEN TITANS #1-18.


On sale November 7 o 528 pg, B&W, $16.99 US o RELIST

THE BATMAN STRIKES! #39
Written by Jai Nitz


Art by Christopher Jones & Terry Beatty


Cover by Sanford Greene & Nathan Massengill


The streets of Gotham City are free of criminals, and it's Black Mask's fault! Can Batman figure out how to stop a criminal who isn't committing crimes?


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.25 US

JUSTICE LEAGUE UNLIMITED #39
Written by Sholly Fisch


Art by Gordon Purcell & Al Nickerson


Cover by Zach Howard


Gorilla City is missing, and the world's greatest sleuth is on the case: Detective Chimp!


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.25 US

THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES IN THE 31st CENTURY #8
Written by Jack Briglio


Art and cover by Alexander Serra


Two's company, three's a crowd?unless you're Triplicate Girl! Find out what happens when you combine a first date, a stubborn Super-Villain suitor and one very long night of monitor duty.


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.25 US

TEEN TITANS GO! #49
Written by J. Torres


Art by Todd Nauck & Lary Stucker


Cover by Nauck


Don't miss the issue that Teen Titans fans have been waiting for! A new foe is on a crime spree in Jump City, and it's up to the Teen Titans to put an end to it. But what happens when this villain actually turns out to be an evil blast from the past?


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.25 US

CARTOON NETWORK ACTION PACK #19
Written by Frank Strom, Robbie Busch and Sam Agro


Art by Walter Carzon, Leo Batic, Pablo Zamboni, Ruben Torreiro and Horacio Ottolini


Cover by Maurice Fontenot and the Iguana


Special Codename: Kids Next Door issue starring the evilest villain the Kids have faced yet: the Toiletnator! Plus, Ben10!


Cartoon Network | 32pg. | Color | $2.25 US


On Sale November 14, 2007

CARTOON NETWORK BLOCK PARTY #39
Written by Amy Rogers and Robbie Busch


Art by Robert Pope, Jeff Albrecht and Gary Fields


Cover by Stephanie Gladden


Bloo has turned Foster's into his own wrestling ring! Who will stand up to The Un-Bloo-Evil Bull? Plus, Camp Lazlo and Dexter's Lab!


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.25 US

LOONEY TUNES #156
Written by Frank Strom, Robbie Busch and Sam Agro


Art by by Walter Carzon, Leo Batic, Pablo Zamboni,


Ruben Torreiro and Horacio Ottolini


Cover by Scott Gross


Never fear - Stupor Duck is here! But who's the wise guy impersonating him and taking all of his applause?


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.25 US

SCOOBY-DOO #126
Written by Robbie Busch, Vito Delsante and Alex Simmons


Art by Robert Pope, Karen Machette and Dan Davis


Cover by Pope & Scott McRae


Winter's almost here, so take a break from the cold and warm yourself up with tales of surf, sand and screams!


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.25 US

MAD #484
Written and illustrated by The Usual Gang of Idiots


Thanksgiving's just around the corner, but it's never too soon to feast on the lastest Mad!


On sale November 7 o 48 pg, FC/B&W, $3.99 US

MAD KIDS #9
Written and illustrated by The Usual Gang of Idiots


Don't miss this issue's hilarity-packed stories, games, puzzles and more - plus the all-new adventures of Spy Vs. Spy Jr.


On sale November 14 o 64 pg, FC/B&W, $4.99 US

EMMA VOL. 6
Written and illustrated by Kaoru Mori


CMX. Still carrying the torch for Emma, William finally decides to break off his engagement to Eleanor, the daughter of the Viscount. He is surprised by the calm reaction of her parents, but their exterior demeanor disguises their true response. Anticipating this turn of events, they have already put into motion a nefarious plan involving William's beloved maid. Is there danger ahead for Emma?


Advance-solicited; on sale December 12 o 5" x 7.375"


192 pg, B&W, $9.99 US o TEEN+

THE EMPTY EMPIRE VOL. 6
Written and illustrated by Naoe Kita


CMX. As a test of his strength and valor, Rose is sent on a quest to kill a legendary dragon and obtain the sacred emerald that is found - appropriately enough - in The Emerald Valley. Then true friends and enemies are revealed, as one of Rose's allies is trapped in a cave-in while trying to save him - and another tries to betray him!


Advance-solicited; on sale December 26 o 5" x 7.375"


200 pg, B&W, $9.99 US o TEEN

FROM EROICA WITH LOVE VOL. 11
Written and illustrated by Yasuko Aoike


CMX. When Eroica discovers the owner of a large supermarket chain has purchased a Swiss Abbey and plans to demolish it, he concocts an elaborate hoax to save it. Of course his motives are less than holy; he's learned the abbey is filled with priceless medieval art. And as their always-intertwined fates would have it, Eroica's rival "Iron Klaus" ends up at the same abbey in pursuit of some hidden microfilm.


Advance-solicited; on sale December 12 o 5" x 7.375"


208 pg, B&W, $9.99 US o TEEN

GO GO HEAVEN!! VOL. 4
Written and illustrated by Keiko Yamada


CMX. Shirayuki's already had more than one life - now she's going to have nine, as she gets transformed into a cat! Blue takes her under his care and Prince gets jealous. When she finally gets back to normal, Shirayuki accidentally releases the evil queen of an alien, octopus-like race. She and Prince soon become their prisoners and Prince may find himself drafted into becoming their reluctant King!


Advance-solicited; on sale December 5 o 5" x 7.375"


192 pg, B&W, $9.99 US o TEEN

MOON CHILD VOL. 9
Written and illustrated by Reiko Shimizu


CMX. While trying to save Art from her evil brother Teruto, Jimmy appears in her mature, female form, and even demonstrates miraculous powers! But the skeptical Art can't deal with the revelations, and tries to deny what he sees - he won't even be persuaded to skip the Russian ballet tour, though Jimmy is now convinced that the tour is an excuse to kill Art!


Advance-solicited; on sale December 19 o 5" x 7.375"


192 pg, B&W, $9.99 US o TEEN

PIECES OF A SPIRAL VOL. 10
Written and illustrated by Kaimu Tachibana


CMX. FINAL VOLUME! Free of Garai's mind control, Sakuya and Wakyo are back in action! In order to finally stop the wicked Garai's schemes and save The Sacred Tree of Being, they are going to have to tap into and utilize all the power that their master Bishu possesses. But the more power they use, the less human and the more demon-like they become. Are they willing to pay this ultimate price?


Advance-solicited; on sale December 5 o 5" x 7.375"


192 pg, B&W, $9.99 US o TEEN

TOWER OF THE FUTURE VOL. 9
Written and illustrated by Saki Hiwatari


CMX. Takeru's girlfriend Ichigo has discovered that his friend Kouki is dating the beautiful Yoruko, but she has reason to believe Kouki might be using her and she wants to get to the bottom of it. She cooks up a double date that starts innocently enough - until some members of the mysterious Hoku'itsu clan begin to follow the companions around.


Advance-solicited; on sale December 26 o 5" x 7.375"


192 pg, B&W, $9.99 US o TEEN

THE YOUNG MAGICIAN VOL. 10
Written and illustrated by Yuri Narushima


CMX. In part two of "The Aethnici Incident," the fallout continues from the death of Arc, the King Magician. At a meeting to determine just who will inherit his powers, the rival forces are shocked when Arc reveals himself and names his own successor: Ibuki Shikishima! Then Carno meets with Nagi, the mercenary demon. She reveals her own history with Arc, but for what purpose?


Advance-solicited; on sale December 19 o 5" x 7.375"


192 pg, B&W, $9.99 US o MATURE READERS

HEROES HC
Written by Aron Eli Coleite, Chuck Kim, Joe Pokaski, Oliver Grigsby, Pierluigi Cothran, Andrew Chambliss, Harrison Wilcox, Jesse Alexander, Christopher Zatta, Mark Warshaw and others


Art by Phil Jimenez, Michael Turner, Koi Turnbull, Marcus To, Peter Steigerwald, David Moran, Micah Gunnell, Travis Kotzebue, Jordan Kotzebue, Jason Badower, Staz Johnson, Steve Lejeune, Adam Archer, Mark Roslan and others


Covers by Jim Lee and Alex Ross


This stunning hardcover collects the amazing online comics based on the smash-hit, Emmy Award-nominated NBC show HEROES! This volume - featuring two stunning covers by comics legends Jim Lee and Alex Ross - also includes an introduction by Masi Oka (Hiro), all 34 chapters of Season One, and Tim Sale's artwork as seen on the show. The comics included have been written and illustrated by some of comics' and television's top writers and artists, including Michael Turner, Phil Jimenez, Marcus To, and more!


Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers - one by Jim Lee and one by Alex Ross - that are separately orderable. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.


Retro-solicited; on sale October 24 o 240 pg, FC, $29.99 US

WORLD OF WARCRAFT #1
Written by Walter Simonson


Art by Ludo Lullabi & Sandra Hope


Covers by Jim Lee and Samwise Didier


A new ongoing series based on the world's most popular massively multiplayer videogame kicks off with part 1 of a 6-part story arc written by Walter Simonson (SUPERMAN, HAWKGIRL) and illustrated by sensational French artist Ludo Lullabi & Sandra Hope (JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA)!


A human is found unconscious on the shores of Kalimdor, with no memory of who he is or how he arrived there. Enslaved by the Orc Shaman Rehgar Earthfury, this man must fight for survival against members of both the Alliance and the Horde, striking uneasy relationships with other races in his quest to find the secrets of his past!


Retailers please note: This issue will feature two covers that will arrive in stores in a split of approximately 50/50. Cover A is by Jim Lee, and Cover B is by Blizzard Art Director Samwise Didier.


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

TRANQUILITY: ARMAGEDDON #1
Written by Christos Gage


Art by Neil Googe & Horacio Domingues


Cover by Mike McKone


The devastating view of a post-apocalyptic WildStorm Universe continues as Maximum Man witnesses what becomes of his beloved town. But are things as bad for a city populated almost entirely by Super-Heroes as they are for the rest of the world? And if not, won't others come looking to take Tranquility's resources for themselves?


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

WETWORKS: ARMAGEDDON #1
Written by Christos Gage


Art by Brandon Badeaux Cover by Mike McKone


Dane is taken to a post-apocalyptic future to witness what became of Wetworks?and is astounded by the horror he finds! The Night Tribes have insidious plans for Eastern Europe that could wipe out what's left of mankind. Is Wetworks up to the task of saving the world one more time?


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

GEN13: ARMAGEDDON #1
Written by Christos Gage


Art by Jonboy Meyers


Cover by Mike McKone


Caitlin is pulled into the post-apocalyptic future by Void - and what's become of Gen13 is heartbreaking! Lost amid the wastes of middle America, the teens will be forced into a grim decision for their very survival.


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

THE AUTHORITY: PRIME #2
Written by Christos Gage


Art and cover by Darick Robertson


The Authority and StormWatch Prime were once teammates and the closest of comrades?but a custody battle over Henry Bendix's secret bunker causes long-held grudges to boil over! Can such powerful superhumans clash without someone getting killed? It's mayhem as two of the strongest teams in the WildStorm Universe collide in a battle for the ages!


On sale November 28 o 2 of 6 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

WILDSTORM FINE ARTS SPECIAL: SPOTLIGHT ON THE AUTHORITY
Written by various


Art by Bryan Hitch, Frank Quitely, Gene Ha and others


Cover by Hitch


Some of comics' greatest artists have brought their unique visions of The Authority to WildStorm...now WildStorm Fine Arts is bringing them to you! This special issue is a treasure trove of Authority artwork, including memorable covers from Bryan Hitch, Frank Quitely and Gene Ha, plus pin-up art by Bruce Timm, Kyle Baker and Matt Wagner never seen outside the pages of the Absolute Edition!


On sale November 7 o 40 pg, FC, $3.50 US

EX MACHINA #32
Written by Brian K. Vaughan


Art by Tony Harris & Jim Clark


Cover by Harris


"Ex Cathedra," Part 3 of 4. As superhero-turned-mayor Mitchell Hundred finally learns the real reason the Pope has called him to Italy, a lethal assassin moves in for the kill?but which leader is the target?


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US MATURE READERS

DANGER GIRL: BODY SHOTS TP
Written by Andy Hartnell


Art and cover by Nick Bradshaw & Jim Charalampidis


Don't miss this explosive volume collecting the 4-issue miniseries! When mysterious forces have some of the world's greatest treasures in their greedy sights, you can count on the Danger Girls to block their fire. But what happens when a legendary assassin takes aim at the Danger Girls themselves?


Advance-solicited; on sale December 5 o 96 pg, FC, $12.99 US

DANGER GIRL: BACK IN BLACK TP
Written by Andy Hartnell


Art and cover by Nick Bradshaw & Jim Charalampidis


Reoffered to coincide with the DANGER GIRL: BODY SHOTS TP! Abbey and Sydney go undercover to infiltrate an all-girl biker gang after a powerful Native American artifact is stolen.


On sale November 7 o 96 pg, FC, $12.99 US o RELIST

DEATHBLOW #8
Written by Brian Azzarello


Art and cover by Carlos D'Anda


It's all-out war between I.O. and the Pentagon and T.H.E.M., with Deathblow caught in the middle. Which side will he choose?


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

MIDNIGHTER #13
Written by Keith Giffen


Art by Jon Landry


Cover by Chris Sprouse & Karl Story


Midnighter decides to reclaim his hometown and brings the fight to Anthem. Hopefully, when it's over, there'll still be a hometown...


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

GEN13 #14
Written by Simon Oliver


Art and cover by Carlo Barberi & Drew Geraci


GEN13 welcomes acclaimed writer Simon Oliver (THE EXTERMINATORS) as he joins artists Carlo Barberi & Drew Geraci! After surviving the last, brutal gasp of the Tabula Rasa, the kids decide to do what any other teenage superhero team would want to do - they head to New York City! But the kids will soon discover that the Big Apple's got a rotten core as their most harrowing journey is about to begin!


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

THE PROGRAMME #5
Written by Peter Milligan


Art and cover by C.P. Smith


Max battles with a second American super-human while the gathering of the Russian Dolls is completed. And with U.S. Military forces overseas facing an unconquerable foe, the President is forced into an incredible decision. Will the world ever be the same?


On sale November 21 o 5 of 12 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

WETWORKS #15
Written by J.M. DeMatteis


Art by Joel Gomez & Trevor Scott


Cover by Whilce Portacio


Dane and the entire Wetworks team find themselves overwhelmed by the newer, stronger Night Tribes! Victory seems impossible, and at this point, survival doesn't appear likely.


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

WELCOME TO TRANQUILITY #12
Written by Gail Simone


Art and cover by Neil Googe


It's a battle royal as the citizens of Tranquility take to the skies to battle the undead Astral Man! Can the heroes overcome the greatest threat ever to their city?


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

WELCOME TO TRANQUILITY VOL. 1 TP
Written by Gail Simone


Art and cover by Neil Googe


Collecting the first six issues of the acclaimed series by Gail Simone and Neil Googe! Tranquility is a small town like any other, except for one difference: It's the place where super-powered beings go to retire from crimefighting. But when the town is turned upside down by a murder, it becomes evident that everything isn't as quaint as it seems!


Advance-solicited; on sale December 12 o 160 pg, FC, $19.99 US

FREDDY VS. JASON VS. ASH #1 & 2
Story by Jeff Katz


Written by James Kuhoric


Art by Jason Craig


Covers on issue #1 by J. Scott Campbell


Cover on issue #2 by Eric Powell


Don't miss the first two issues of a blood-soaked 6-part miniseries drawing together three of horror's greatest characters! In the bloody wake of the hit movie Freddy vs. Jason, Freddy Krueger finds himself clinging to the last shred of fear that allows him to exist?inside the demented mind of Jason Voorhees. Unwillingly bonded together, the murderous pair must seek out the Necronomicon, the only solution to their mutual torment. Nothing can stop this unholy alliance -- except the wisecracking, chainsaw-wielding Ash, aimed at destroying the Book of the Dead once and for all!


In issue #2, heads will fly as Jason and Freddy lay siege to Crystal Lake's newest S-Mart, where Ash and the rest of the gang guard the Necronomicon with their very lives. Will Freddy free himself from his hellish prison, or will Ash finally fulfill his destiny? It's a machete-swinging, boomstick-firing brawl as only Wildstorm and Dynamite can deliver!


Retailers please note: Issue #1 will ship with three adjoining covers by J. Scott Campbell, each featuring one of the main characters, that may be ordered separately. Cover A features Freddy; cover B features Ash; cover C features Jason. Co-published with Dynamite Entertainment.


Issue #1 on sale November 7 o Issue #2 on sale November 28


1 and 2 of 6 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US MATURE READERS

100 BULLETS #86
Written by Brian Azzarello


Art by Eduardo Risso


Cover by Dave Johnson


In the aftermath of the latest shocking events, one thing becomes crystal clear to Minuteman Victor Ray: He's in this alone. And for keeps. Which is exactly how he likes it.


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US o MATURE READERS

AMERICAN VIRGIN #21
Written by Steven T. Seagle


Art by Becky Cloonan & Jim Rugg


Cover by Celia Calle


"69" continues! The Chamberlain family is shrinking and growing by the second as old loves get the heave-ho, and new loves fight to stay on the property! Caught in the middle of everything is virginity guru Adam, whose silver lining seems to be suffering some very noticeable public tarnish. What's the pregnancy scare that could topple the entire empire?


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US o MATURE READERS

ARMY@LOVE #9
Written by Rick Veitch


Art and cover by Veitch & Gary Erskine


More mating, mayhem and magic! Allie's falling in love with a Mongrolian bigamist, her dreams still haunted by husband Healey and the monstrous Mother of Mountain. Meanwhile, the North Koreenians tempt Beau with a seductively easy hook-up and, desperate to free himself from Switzer's spell, Flabbergast must turn from stage magic to the real thing!


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US o MATURE READERS

CROSSING MIDNIGHT #13
Written by Mike Carey


Art by Jim Fern & Jose Villarrubia


Cover by J.H. Williams III


New storyline. Finally, Kai has a tangible link to the trail of his sister, Mimi Uguno, the lady-boss of Ueno Park who met Toshi while she was in Tokyo. But it might all be for nothing, because Aratsu has agreed to give Toshi back her memories. She only has to do one thing: Kill her brother Kai.


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US o MATURE READERS

THE EXTERMINATORS #23
Written by Simon Oliver


Art by Darick Robertson & John Lucas


Cover by Glenn Fabry


The explosive conclusion of "Crossfire and Collateral," the most skin-crawling EXTERMINATORS arc yet! Henry and Stretch must form an unlikely alliance with the drug kingpin Otiz to have any hope of escaping the Mayan Hisser onslaught. But under the command of Henry's resurrected partner, CJ, the Hisser army will stop at nothing to win.


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US o MATURE READERS

FAKER #5
Written by Mike Carey


Art and cover by Jock


Consuming a spectacular overdose of the drug Angel's Kiss, Jessie comes face-to-face with the parts of her past she's tried hardest to forget. But with Nick alive and conscious on the dissecting slab, she's picked the worst possible time to meet her inner child.


On sale November 7 o 5 of 6 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US


MATURE READERS

DMZ #25
Written by Brian Wood


Art by Danijel Zezelj


Cover by Wood


From the start of the war, the man known only as Wilson has been a powerful force within the DMZ underground. In this issue, featuring guest art by Danijel Zezelj (LOVELESS) find out how he came to power at the beginning of the war, and how his shady organization controls the warzone.


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US o MATURE READERS

FABLES #67
Written by Bill Willingham


Art by Mark Buckingham & Steve Leialoha


Cover by James Jean


The Emperor and his minions can't stand the fact that the new kingdom of Haven exists in the very heart of his empire, a treasonous signal to anyone that his power isn't as absolute as he claims. So he sends his vast and deadly armies against it, to wipe all trace of it from the face of the earth, as "The Good Prince" continues.


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US


MATURE READERS

JACK OF FABLES #17
Written by Bill Willingham & Matthew Sturges


Art by Russ Braun & Andrew Pepoy


Cover by Brian Bolland


Talented artist Russ Braun (ANIMAL MAN) joins the Jack of Fables creative team as a new story arc begins! Why has Jack been carrying that briefcase around all this time? Why is Paul Bunyan buying big pants? Who is Dash Weinstein and why is he risking it all for a girl with million-dollar gams? Why are we asking you? You don't know. Only Jack knows, and he ain't telling.


On sale November 28 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US


MATURE READERS

HELLBLAZER: BLOODLINES TP
Written by Garth Ennis


Cover by Glenn Fabry


Art by Will Simpson, Steve Dillon, Mike Barreiro and Kim DeMulder


Collecting two pivotal storylines and a one-shot from acclaimed writer Garth Ennis. Reprinting HELLBLAZER #49 (featuring a very special Constantine Christmas), #52-55 ("Royal Blood," which pits Constantine against the demon Calibraxis), and #59-61 ("Guys & Dolls," which sets the stage for the final showdown between Constantine and the First of the Fallen).


Advance-solicited; on sale December 19 o 296 pg, FC, $19.99 US


MATURE READERS

HELLBLAZER #238
Written by Andy Diggle


Art by Danijel Zezelj


Cover by Lee Bermejo


London becomes a veritable Hell on Earth for John Constantine when smoking is outlawed in pubs! But nicotine withdrawal is the least of his problems when he finds himself hunting a group of "urban explorers" who have disappeared into a shadowy parallel London where every urban myth is true. And they'd better pray he finds them before the Chelsea Smilers do...


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US


MATURE READERS

THE UN-MEN #4
Written by John Whalen


Art by Mike Hawthorne


Cover by Tomer Hanuka


Get Your Freak On," Part 4. Kilcrop and Niko search for answers to the Aberrance murders in a decommissioned nuclear containment chamber. Someone tips off Cranius. Now they are trapped underground


with UnCorp's ruthless security force, led by the multi-eyed Argus Panoptes, closing in.


On sale November 14 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US


MATURE READERS

SCALPED #11
Written by Jason Aaron


Art by R.M. Guera


Cover by Jock


Witness the final days of Gina Bad Horse in the dramatic finale of the 6-part "Casino Boogie." In a maximum security prison in Kansas, trying to comfort an innocent man convicted of double murder, Gina realizes that the darkest of her secrets must now see the light.


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US o MATURE READERS

TESTAMENT #21
Written by Douglas Rushkoff


Art by Liam Sharp & Mark Pennington


Cover by Sharp


"Exodus," Part 3. When Gods refuse to die, it's the job of humankind to kill them. If Alan Stern and his son Jake want to rescue the world from Pierre Fallow's insidious nanos, they must turn the technology into a plague that destroys faith in the false idols of our modern age.


On sale November 21 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US o MATURE READERS

THE VINYL UNDERGROUND #2
Written by Si Spencer


Art by Simon Gane & Cameron Stewart


Cover by Sean Phillips


Vertigo's new monthly series about a red-hot group of occult detectives unravels! As the investigation into the severed head case continues, Morrison is forced to dig into his late father's gangster connections and falls foul of London's right-wing boot boys.


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US


MATURE READERS

Y: THE LAST MAN #59
Written by Brian K. Vaughan


Art by Pia Guerra & Jose Marzan Jr.


Cover by Massimo Carnevale


In the penultimate issue of the series concluding the "Whys and Wherefores" story arc, the last man faces his final test. This issue also features a free Sneak Peek at NORTHLANDERS, the new monthly series from writer Brian Wood and artist Davide Gianfelice.


On sale November 7 o 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US


MATURE READERS

BATMAN 1:2 SCALE BUST
SCULPTED BY COLBY JUKES


PREMIERING A COLLECTIBLE LINE OF LIFELIKE 1:2 SCALE BUSTS!


Don't miss the first in DC Direct's new line of 1:2 scale mixed-media busts! THE


BATMAN 1:2 SCALE BUST features lifelike facial details, as well as finely tailored


fabric costume fitting the cold-cast porcelean body. Each bust in the series has a consistent base design and a unique logo plaque. This BATMAN 1:2 scale bust measures


approximately 13" h x 10" wide x 7" deep, includes a four-color Certificate of Authenticity and is packaged in a four-color box.


Advance-solicited; on sale April 23, 2008 o Bust o $295 US

GREEN ARROW 13" DELUXE COLLECTOR FIGURE
GREEN ARROW is the newest addition to DC Direct's line of realistically proportioned, super-heroic 1:6 scale figures! This deluxe collector figure comes clothed in one of the most intricate and authentically detailed fabric costumes of the 1:6 scale line and includes a display stand. Green Arrow includes an entire arsenal of trick arrows and a unique


collapsible bow. Includes a display stand and is packaged in a deluxe 4-color window box with a fifth panel.


Advance-solicited; on sale April 2, 2008 o Collector figure o $79.99 US

AME-COMI: POWER GIRL VINYL FIGURE
Designed by UDON STUDIOS


The POWER GIRL vinyl statue is a limited edition, hand-painted vinyl statue in a 9" scale. This non-articulated plastic display figure comes with a base, is packaged in a 4-color window box with J-hook and is manufactured to order.


Advance-solicited; On sale April 16, 2008 o Vinyl Statue o $45.00 US

AME-COMI: SUPERGIRL VINYL FIGURE
Designed by UDON STUDIOS


The SUPERGIRL vinyl statue is a limited-edition, hand-painted vinyl statue in a 9" scale. This non-articulated plastic display figure comes with a base, is packaged in a 4-color window box with J-hook and is manufactured to order.


Advance-solicited; on sale April 16, 2008 o Statue o $45.00 US

TRINITY ACTION FIGURES THREE TIMELESS ICONS - ONE TERRIBLE FOE!
The TRINITY action figure assortment brings Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman, in the birth of their legendary alliance as they face the billionaire eco-terrorist Ra's al Ghul! In TRINITY, witness for the first time ever the meeting of Superman and Batman with Wonder Woman! Each figure features multiple points of articulation and a base.


Advance-solicited; on sale April 9, 2008 o Action Figures o PI

BATMAN 6.75"


SUPERMAN 6.75"


WONDER WOMAN 6.625"


RA'S AL GHUL 6.75"

Retailers please note: Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and Ra's al Ghul are intended for individual sale to consumers, but are sold to retailers in inner and master cases. Consult your retailer order form for packaging and pricing details. These products are being offered simultaneously beyond the comic-book specialty market.

NEW GODS ACTION FIGURES BASED ON THE ART OF JACK KIRBY
Hot from the pages of COUNTDOWN, inspired by the work of Jack Kirby comes the best-loved heroes of the Fourth World Universe: Noble New Genesis residents Orion, Lightray and Mister Miracle, as well as the evil Darkseid, ruler of Apokolips! Each figure features multiple points of articulation and a base.


Advance-solicited; on sale April 30, 2008 o Action Figures o PI

MISTER MIRACLE 6.75"


LIGHTRAY 6.75"


ORION 6.75"


DARKSEID 7.125"

Retailers please note: Darkseid, Orion, Lightray, and Mister Miracle are intended for individual sale to consumers, but are sold to retailers in inner and master cases. Consult your Retailer Order Form for packaging and pricing details. These products are being offered simultaneously beyond the comic-book specialty market.

COMIC BOOK COVER PORTFOLIO #1: WOMEN OF THE DC UNIVERSE
Art by Adam Hughes


The first in DC Direct's new comic book cover portfolio series featuring the work of covers by fan favorite artists! Start your portfolio collection with the exquisite art of Adam Hughes, best known for his WOMEN OF THE DC UNIVERSE bust line for DC Direct, as well as the striking covers in the DC Universe.


The portfolio consists of 12 full-color matte images on high-quality paper stock (suitable for framing), all approximately 9" x 14", collected into twin two-color 10" x 15" custom folders which are shrink-wrapped together in one unbelievable package!


Advance-solicited; on sale April 9, 2008 o Portfolio o $49.99 US

WOMEN OF THE DC UNIVERSE SERIES 2: CHEETAH BUST
Designed by Terry Dodson


Sculpted by Jack Mathews


THE COMPANION FOE TO THE WONDER WOMAN BUST!


The popular WOMEN OF THE DC UNIVERSE line of cold-cast porcelain busts continues with the addition of Terry Dodson's CHEETAH BUST. Cheetah, one of Wonder Woman's deadliest foes, joins the already solicited Wonder Woman and Starfire busts. Look for Batwoman, Wonder Girl, Catwoman and others in 2008. The CHEETAH BUST measures approximately


5.5" tall x 2.5" wide x 4" deep and is packaged in a four-color box.


Advance-solicited; on sale April 2, 2008 o Bust o $49.99 US

 
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