DC Comics Solicitations for product shipping June, 2004

Tue, March 16th, 2004 at 12:00am PST

Comic Books
Jonah Weiland, Executive Producer/Publisher

DC Comics has provided CBR News with covers and solicit information for product shipping June, 2004.

DC UNIVERSE: BATMAN

DETECTIVE COMICS #795
Written by Andersen Gabrych; art by Pete Woods, Nathan Massengill, Brad Walker and Troy Nixey; cover by Tim Sale


In stores June 2. The thrilling conclusion of "The Rotting" finds Batman and Tarantula facing off against…Orpheus? Why would the hero of The Hill attack the Dark Knight? And what pestilent plan is Kafka plotting for Gotham City? Plus, Part 1 of "Polished Stone." Orpheus has been fighting to gain control of The Hill in Gotham City, but he can't do it alone. With a little help from Batman and Green Arrow, a face from the past is brought back like you've never seen her before!


FC, 40 pg. $2.95

BATMAN #629
Written by Judd Winick; art by Dustin Nguyen and Richard Friend; painted cover by Matt Wagner


In stores June 30. Part 4 of the 5-issue "As the Crow Flies," by the all-star team of Judd Winick (GREEN ARROW, GREEN LANTERN) Dustin Nguyen & Richard Friend (WILDCATS VERSION 3.0)! Batman has been gassed by the nightmarish Scarebeast! What effects will the toxin have on the Dark Knight? Will he be able to escape the monster? Even if he escapes, how will Batman ever regain his sanity?


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

BATMAN: LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #180
Written by Dylan Horrocks; Ramon Bachs and John Holdridge; cover by Tom Fowler


In stores June 9. Batman and Oracle are trying to solve a string of murders that leads to a part of Gotham City no one knew existed! And while Batman dodges bullets and cracks skulls on the streets, Oracle's hunt brings her into a virtual world filled with her biggest dreams and her worst nightmares…a utopia that's being tainted by the real world.


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

BATMAN: GOTHAM KNIGHTS #54
Written by A.J. Lieberman; art by Al Barrionuevo, Francis Portela, Javier Pina and Jimmy Palmiotti; cover by Lee Bermejo


In stores June 16. The Joker is back in a tale that will change the way the world thinks of him! Everyone thinks the Joker is too insane to be afraid of anything. But this issue dredges up the messiest parts of the Joker's past - events that send chills up even his spine.


FC, 40 pg. $2.95

BATGIRL #53
Written by Dylan Horrocks; art by Dave Ross and Jesse Delperdang; cover by James Jean


In stores June 30. Batgirl and the new Robin vs. the Penguin! This issue features the historic first team-up of Cassandra Cain and the new Girl Wonder! And their first foe is one of Batman's deadliest baddies: the sinister and crafty Penguin! For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

BATMAN ADVENTURES #15
Written by Jason Hall; art by Kelsey Shannon and Terry Beatty; cover by Shannon


In stores June 16. Mr. Freeze goes on the run after trying to kill a romantic rival, but does the crime truly have his cold-blooded touch? Plus, the Eskimo boy Koonak tells the story of how Freeze became the father he never had.


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

BATMAN ADVENTURES VOL. 1: ROGUES' GALLERY TP
Written by Ty Templeton, Dan Slott and Scott Peterson; art by Rick Burchett, Templeton, Tim Levins, and Terry Beatty; cover by Bruce Timm


In stores June 2. DC's exciting line of digest-sized trade paperbacks expands to include the animated adventures of the Dark Knight Detective! This volume collects GOTHAM ADVENTURES #50 and BATMAN ADVENTURES #1-4, showcasing the worst of Batman's foes in the stories "Second Timers," "No Asylum," "Who Am I?," "Free Man," "Fowl Play," "My Boyfriend's Back," "Breathing Room," and "Need to Know." For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 112 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/8" x 7 9/16") $6.95

BATMAN ADVENTURES VOL. 2: SHADOWS & MASKS TP
Written by Dan Slott, Ty Templeton, Gabe Soria, and Vito Delsante; art by


Rick Burchett, Dean Haspiel, Templeton, and Terry Beatty; cover by Kelsey Shannon


In stores June 2. The animated adventures of the Dark Knight Detective make up the newest addition to DC's line of digest-sized collections! This volume collects BATMAN ADVENTURES #5-9, featuring the stories ""Shot to the Heart," "Liar Liar," Playing With Matches," "Two Minute Warning," "A Bat in the House," "The First Time," "Masquerade," "Face to Face," "Deathtrap A-Go-Go," and "The Couch."


FC, 112 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/8" x 7 9/16") $6.95

BATMAN: BROKEN CITY HC
Written by Brian Azzarello; art by Eduardo Risso; cover by Dave Johnson


In stores June 16. The acclaimed 6-issue BATMAN story by the creative team of 100 BULLETS, collected in a spectacular hardcover! A dead girl's body is found in the Gotham Landfill, and as Batman delves into the case, he reflects on the dark city he has made his home. This hardcover collects BATMAN #620-625 and features a new cover by Dave Johnson and an introduction by BATMAN co-editor Bob Schreck. For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 144 pg. Hardcover $24.95

BATMAN: CYBER REVOLUTION #2
Written by Ron Perazza; art by Francisco Rodriguez de la Fuente and Aaron Sowd; cover by Michael Golden


In stores June 23. The thrilling miniseries based on Mattel's newest, most innovative line of Batman action figures ever continues! Eight hundred years after the Joker plunged humanity into a techno-apocalypse and remade the Earth as a Mecha-Arkham nightmare, two teenagers fight for survival. Hunted by horrific Scarecrow robots, Leo and Pilot stumble upon a dormant Batcave…and awaken the B.A.T. defense! Now, under the protection of the amazing robotic Bat Knights, our heroes try to make their way to a safe haven!


FC, 32 pg. (2 of 5) $2.95

BATMAN: HARLEY & IVY #3
Written by Paul Dini; art by Bruce Timm and Shane Glines; painted cover by Timm


In stores June 30. The slam-bang finale to the miniseries by Dini & Timm, guest-starring Batman! Poison Ivy and Harley Quinn slink back into town with the hard-won Zombie Root, only to blow their own cover as they discover that Hollywood's trying to make a bundle off of their infamy! And when Batman catches up to them, this movie's really gonna blow its budget!


FC, 32 pg. (3 of 3) $2.50

BATMAN ILLUSTRATED BY NEAL ADAMS VOL. 2 HC
Written by Neal Adams, Dennis O'Neil, Mike Friedrich, Frank Robbins, Len Wein, and Marv Wolfman; art by Adams and Dick Giordano; cover by Adams


In stores June 30. A 240-page hardcover continuing DC's look at Neal Adams' evolutionary and revolutionary take on the Dark Knight! This volume collects classic stories along with covers originally presented in DETECTIVE COMICS #393-411, BATMAN #217, 219-222, 224-227, and 229-231, THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #88-90, 93 and 95, and WORLD'S FINEST COMICS #199-200 and 202, featuring the introduction of Man-Bat, an homage to Enemy Ace, and much more! Plus, a new cover by Adams and introductions by Adams and longtime collaborator Dick Giordano! For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 240 pg. Hardcover $49.95

BATMAN ILLUSTRATED BY NEAL ADAMS VOLUME 1 HC - relist
Written by various; art and cover by Neal Adams


In stores June 30. Reoffered to coincide with BATMAN ILLUSTRATED BY NEAL ADAMS VOL. 2 HC, the first of three hardcover volumes chronologically collecting the early Batman work of the legendary Neal Adams! Volume 1 collects material from BATMAN #200, 203 and 210; THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #75-76 and 79-85; DETECTIVE COMICS #370, 372, 385, 389, 391, and 392; and WORLD'S FINEST COMICS 174-176, 178-180, 182-183, 185, and 186.


FC, 240 pg. Hardcover $49.95

BATMAN: OFFICER DOWN TP - relist
Written by Greg Rucka, Ed Brubaker and various; art by Rick Burchett, the Pander Brothers and various; painted cover by Durwin Talon


In stores June 16. Reoffered to coincide with GOTHAM CENTRAL #20, this collection features Detective Harvey Bullock in a major role! Batman, sworn to bring Commissioner Gordon's assailant to justice, begins his hunt with the only eyewitness to the crime: Catwoman! Collecting the sold-out thriller that had readers on the edge of their seats, this volume reprints BATMAN #587, ROBIN #86, BIRDS OF PREY #27, CATWOMAN #90, NIGHTWING #53, DETECTIVE COMICS #754, and BATMAN: GOTHAM KNIGHTS #13.


FC, 168 pg. Trade Paperback $12.95

BIRDS OF PREY #68
Written by Gail Simone; art by Ed Benes and Alex Lei; cover by Greg Land


In stores June 16. During the landmark events of "Sensei and Student," the Birds were forced to put their personal lives on hold. Watch as they try to pick up the pieces, including a long-awaited date for the Huntress!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

CATWOMAN #32
Written by Ed Brubaker; art by Sean Phillips and Stefano Gaudiano; cover by Paul Gulacy and Jimmy Palmiotti


In stores June 23. Ed Brubaker teams with his SLEEPER cohort Sean Phillips to bring a stand-alone tale of Catwoman's life gone horribly wrong! Her control over the East End of Gotham City is slipping, and her war has brought the death of one of her closest friends. Can she hold things together?


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

GOTHAM CENTRAL #20
Written by Ed Brubaker; art by Michael Lark and Stefano Gaudiano; cover by Lark


In stores June 16. This issue brings some of Gotham's most twisted freaks into the world of the GCPD's top detectives! A recent development has tied an old murder case to both the Mad Hatter and the Penguin, leading Detective Driver to a place no cop in Gotham wants to go for help: former Detective Harvey Bullock's doorstep!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

NIGHTWING #94
Written by Devin Grayson; art by Mike Lilly and Andy Owens; cover by Scott McDaniel and Owens


In stores June 9. In the aftermath of the shocking final showdown between Nightwing and Blockbuster, Dick Grayson decides to leave Bldhaven for a while. So he takes to the road with a new partner - the beautiful and deadly Tarantula! But where will this lead, and what does any of it have to do with the venomous Copperhead? Featuring guest artist Mike Lilly (Dungeons & Dragons: Tempest's Gate) and guest cover artist Scott McDaniel!


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

Don't miss Nightwing's appearances in THE FLASH #211 and RICHARD DRAGON #2!

ROBIN #127
Written by Bill Willingham; art by Damion Scott and Robert Campanella; cover by Scott


In stores June 23. The adventures of the new Robin by Bill Willingham (FABLES) and Damion Scott (BATGIRL) continue, as she teams with Batman for the first time! Just how will the Girl Wonder fare in her initial full-blown adventure with the Dark Knight? And what's become of yesterday's Boy Wonder? For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

SCRATCH #1
Written by Sam Kieth; art and cover by Kieth


In stores June 2. Critically acclaimed writer/artist Sam Kieth presents a supernatural tale that pits Batman against a mysterious werewolf known as Scratch! After a series of children disappear, Batman investigates a small town that may harbor a dark secret. Is the adolescent lycanthrope Scratch to blame, or does he know what dark truth lies beneath the surface of this quaint town? For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 32 pg. (1 of 5) $2.50

DC UNIVERSE: SUPERMAN

ACTION COMICS #816
Written by Chuck Austen; art by Ivan Reis and Marc Campos; cover by Arthur Adams


In stores June 9. Guest-starring the Teen Titans! Gog and Superman throw down in Smallville! Too bad Superboy, Wonder Girl and Kid Flash get in the way!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #629
Written by Greg Rucka; art by Matthew Clark and Nelson; cover by Gene Ha


In stores June 16. Reporting from Umec, Lois doesn't like the constraints the U.S. military has put on the press. Meanwhile, Superman battles a new and even more powerful Replikon as well as Lup, the femme fatale in charge of the SCU, who considers herself to be Clark's new boss!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

SUPERMAN #206
Written by Brian Azzarello; art and cover by Jim Lee and Scott Williams


In stores June 23. The Azzarello/Lee run marches on with "For Tomorrow" Part 3! As Superman continues to struggle with the mysterious vanishings happening around the world, he still finds himself stuck in the middle of a civil war. And just when he figures out who the good guys are, his world is flipped upside down. For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

SUPERMAN Secret Files 2004
Written by Geoff Johns, Jeremy Johns, Greg Rucka, and Mike McAvennie; art by Jim Fern, Ed McGuinness, Lary Stucker, Michael Turner, Ivan Reis, Matthew Clark, John Paul Leon, Talent Caldwell, Karl Kerschl, Marc Campos, and various; cover by Ed McGuinness


In stores June 30. The first Secret Files of 2004 showcases the incredible new chapter in the life of the Man of Steel! In a story written by Geoff Johns & Jeremy Johns (SUPERMAN/BATMAN Secret Files) with art by Jim Fern & Lary Stucker, discover what former President Luthor learned about Superman…and who stands to benefit from that knowledge today. Plus, a short story by Greg Rucka with art by Ed McGuinness and Matthew Clark turns the spotlight on a new force for the Last Son of Krypton to battle. Also: profiles of Superman's new cast of friends and foes, by Michael Turner, Karl Kerschl, Matthew Clark, Ivan Reis, and more!


FC, 48 pg. $4.95

SUPERMAN/BATMAN #11
Written by Jeph Loeb; art and cover by Michael Turner


In stores June 16. "The Supergirl From Krypton" by Jeph Loeb & Michael Turner continues! Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman travel to Apokolips to rescue Kara. But does she want to be rescued? For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

SUPERMAN: BIRTHRIGHT #11
Written by Mark Waid; art and cover by Leinil Yu and Gerry Alanguilan


In stores June 2. The penultimate chapter of the maxiseries by Mark Waid, Leinil Yu & Gerry Alanguilan! Krypton invades Earth! Whose side is Superman on?


FC, 32 pg. (11 of 12) $2.95

SUPERMAN IN WORLD'S FINEST ARCHIVES VOLUME 1 HC
Written by Jerry Siegel and various; art by Joe Shuster, Jack Burnley, Leo Nowak, John Sikela, and various; cover by Burnley


In stores June 2. A hardcover Archive Edition collecting the first 16 adventures of Superman from WORLD'S FINEST COMICS, virtually all of them unseen for over 60 years! This volume features the first appearance of Metallo as well as early appearances by Perry White and Jimmy Olsen. Plus, an introduction by movie producer Michael Uslan (BATMAN: DETECTIVE No. 27). For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 224 pg. Hardcover $49.95

DC UNIVERSE

AQUAMAN #19
Written by Will Pfeifer; art by Patrick Gleason and Christian Alamy; cover by Alan Davis and Mark Farmer


In stores June 9. Aquaman and Lorena - who lost her family in the collapse of San Diego - finally come face to face with the man behind the disaster. Why would anyone kill thousands of innocent people and doom thousands more to a life beneath the ocean? One way or another, Aquaman is going to find out!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

CAPER #9
Written by Judd Winick; art and cover by Tom Fowler


In stores June 30. The final story arc of CAPER begins, featuring art and covers by Tom Fowler (Grendel)! Writer Judd Winick and Fowler join forces for a crime laden freak-out filled with severed limbs, guns, assassins, drag queens, more guns, porn stars, and one really big Afro! Louis Weiss is a delivery man for organ transplants in modern-day San Francisco, but one delivery's led to much more than he's bargained for. A severed hand with a strange tattoo leads to a citywide chase through some dirty little parts of California. Four issues of madness begin here! For more information, see the feature article.


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. (9 of 12) $2.95

CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN #1
Written by Howard Chaykin; art and cover by Chaykin


In stores June 16. Howard Chaykin, one of comics' most innovative creators, is both writer and artist of a 6-issue miniseries reinventing a classic DC team! Five extraordinary people with seemingly nothing in common share the bond of surviving a cataclysmic event. In a world devoid of super-heroes, they come together and discover that everything they know has been a lie, that the world we live in is not the one we believe it to be. To survive, they must unite and face the true masters of our universe. It's a world where literally anything can happen, and probably will! For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 32 pg. (1 of 6) $2.95

CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN ARCHIVES VOL. 2 HC
Written by Jack Kirby, Ed Herron and Dave Wood; art by Kirby, Wally Wood and Marvin Stein; cover by Kirby and Wally Wood


In stores June 9. A second thrilling Archive Edition featuring the adventures of the Challengers of the Unknown, with art by Jack Kirby & Wally Wood! This volume collects CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN #3-8, circa 1958-1959, and is offered at a special low price!


This volume is highlighted by a host of '50s science-fiction oddities, including a mysterious "star stone" that bestows super-powers, a space circus, monsters from space, a planet populated by robots, and more! Plus, an introduction by John Morrow, editor/publisher of The Kirby Collector. For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 168 pg. Hardcover $39.95

CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN ARCHIVES VOL. 1 HC - relist
Written by Jack Kirby and Dave Wood; art by Jack Kirby, Roz Kirby, Marvin Stein, Bruno Premiani, and George Klein; cover by Jack Kirby


In stores June 9. Reoffered to coincide with CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN ARCHIVE VOL. 2 HC. Four years before Jack Kirby and Stan Lee created Marvel's Fantastic Four, there was another adventurous foursome co-created by Kirby that set forth to challenge the unknown. This specially priced hardcover volume collects SHOWCASE #6, 7, 11, and 12, and CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN #1 and 2, originally published in 1957-1958.


FC, 168 pg. Hardcover $39.95

ENGINEHEAD #3
Written by Joe Kelly; art and cover by Ted McKeever


In stores June 2. The next thrilling chapter in the innovative miniseries! What would you do if you knew that your one mistake could potentially undo the entire universe? Enginehead is a living machine comprised of six members of the DCU who have decided to give up their lives to become some sort of cosmic mechanic. Professor Emil Hamilton, Automan, Rosie the Riveter, Brainstorm and Doctor Cyber have all literally "come together" to give the DCU a much-needed oil change!


FC, 32 pg. (3 of 8) $2.50

FALLEN ANGEL #12
Written by Peter David; art by David Lopez and Fernando Blanco; cover by Brian Stelfreeze


In stores June 9. Flash back to a time before the Angel arrived in Bte Noire! Been wondering how the Fallen Angel and Doctor Juris first became lovers? On the one day a year Juris is able to depart Bte Noire, his path takes him to New Orleans on Fat Tuesday, the high point of Mardi Gras. There he encounters a young woman known simply as Lee who is tracking down a serial rapist. Before long, he discovers that his and Lee's fates are inextricably intertwined!


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

FALLEN ANGEL TP
Written by Peter David; art by David Lopez and Fernando Blanco; cover by Brian Stelfreeze


In stores June 16. Collecting the introductory story of the Fallen Angel, originally presented in the first six issues of the critically acclaimed series! Welcome to Bte Noir, a mysterious city with a very enigmatic inhabitant: the hooded Fallen Angel, who helps people in need when they find themselves at a crossroads in their lives. But her help isn't always what it seems! This volume features an introduction by author Harlan Ellison. For more information, see the feature article.


MATURE READERS


FC, 144 pg. Trade paperback $12.95

SUPERGIRL: MANY HAPPY RETURNS TP
Written by Peter David; art and cover by Ed Benes and Alex Lei


In stores June 16. Reoffered to coincide with the FALLEN ANGEL TP, also written by Peter David, this trade collects the hard-to-find final six issues of SUPERGIRL, #75-80, in one handy volume featuring an intro by Peter David and a cover by BIRDS OF PREY's Ed Benes! There are two Supergirls…but which one's the real deal? Linda Danvers isn't sure whether Kara Zor-El is for real, but she plans to find out. Can both of them survive the confrontation?


FC, 144 pg. Trade paperback $14.95

FIRESTORM #2
Written by Dan Jolley; art and cover by ChrisCross and Dan Green


In stores June 2. The series bringing the Nuclear Man back to the DCU continues with Part 2 of the 3-part "Eye Contact"! All Hell's broken loose as 17-year-old Jason Rusch suddenly, mysteriously finds himself with the powers of Firestorm. But Jason doesn't have time to explore his new abilities, as real life comes crashing down on him in the form of Stevie Golek, the criminal Jason agreed to work for prior to gaining his powers. Now Jason's desperate to save his own life. But the price may be too terrible even to consider! For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

THE FLASH #211
Written by Geoff Johns; art by Howard Porter and Livesay; cover by Michael Turner


In stores June 23. Guest-starring Nightwing! The Flash is tired of the parades, the museum and the spotlight. He just wants to do his job. In fact, if he had his way, the entire Flash Museum would be demolished from the ground up. So why's he protecting it? And from whom? Plus, a rude awakening occurs within the walls of Iron Heights!


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

THE FLASH: ROGUES TP - relist
Written by Geoff Johns; art by Scott Kolins; cover by Brian Bolland


In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with THE FLASH MINIBUST (offered in Previews Vol. XIII, No. 12). Keystone City is on the brink of destruction again, and only The Flash can save it in THE FLASH: ROGUES, collecting THE FLASH #177-181. Throw the Plunderer, Gorilla Grodd and the Pied Piper into the mix, and it's a recipe for disaster!


FC, 144 pg. Trade paperback $14.95

FRACTION #3
Written by David Tischman; art and cover by Timothy Green II


DC FOCUS. In stores June 23. The DC Focus series heats up! A stolen battlesuit, its parts divided among four hard-luck guys, has driven one man to murder, another to the cops, and still another to plot behind his friends' backs. But it's Trent, the one trying to keep his life together, who draws the attention of Burke, the mystery man under orders to recover the suit at any cost.


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

GREEN ARROW #39
Written by Judd Winick; art by Phil Hester and Ande Parks; cover by Marcos Martn and Alvaro Lopez


In stores June 9. The stunning conclusion of "City Walls!" Oliver leads his army against a horde of murderous demons - with the fate of Star City hanging in the balance!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

GREEN ARROW: ARCHER'S QUEST HC - relist
Written by Brad Meltzer; art and cover by Phil Hester and Ande Parks


In stores June 9. Reoffered to coincide with IDENTITY CRISIS #1, also written by Brad Meltzer, this stunning hardcover collects GREEN ARROW #16-21! The Emerald Archer returns from the dead, and with his adopted son Arsenal in tow, he's setting off on an adventure that will test his courage and bring formerly hidden facets of the Green Arrow legend to light. Featuring an introduction by Senator Patrick Leahy, a foreword by Greg Rucka (WONDER WOMAN), Meltzer's original notes to the series, and the script to issue #16.


FC, 176 pg. Hardcover $19.95

GREEN LANTERN #178
Written by Ron Marz; art by Luke Ross and Rodney Ramos; cover by Brandon Peterson


In stores June 30. Part 3 of the 6-part "Homecoming?" Kyle Rayner faces perhaps the deadliest member of his rogues gallery - the Green Lantern killer who calls herself Fatality - in an epic battle that will shake both Kyle and New York City to their foundations! And even if Kyle manages to survive Fatality's onslaught, does he have any hope of finding out what shadowy figure is pulling her strings?


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

HARD TIME #5
Written by Steve Gerber; art and cover by Brian Hurtt


DC FOCUS. In stores June 2. Pandemonium reigns at the State Penitentiary as an inmate's fiery fate drives convicts to religion and the warden to an investigation. Slowly realizing he possesses a mysterious power that both protects and endangers him, Ethan Harrow tries to find peace in the oasis of the prison repair shop. Only he discovers that when this force is loose for too long, he's in the worst danger of all!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

HAWKMAN #29
Written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray; art by Ryan Sook and Mick Gray; cover by Greg Land and Jay Leisten


In stores June 16. Continuing the highly anticipated 4-part story "Fate's Warning," by the new team of writers Jimmy Palmiotti & Justin Gray and artists Ryan Sook & Mick Gray! With Hawkman under suspicion of murder, Hawkgirl is forced to fly solo as The Angel Killer strikes again. Meanwhile, the new love in Hawkman's life may be much more than she seems.


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

H-E-R-O #17
Written by Will Pfeifer; art by Dale Eaglesham and Wade von Grawbadger; cover by Jason Pearson


In stores June 9. There's a super-powered serial killer on the loose, but former H-E-R-O device users Jerry Feldon and Robby Reed aren't ready to face him. Robby fears what's waiting for him in the future, and Jerry fears that Reed himself is crazy and might be the real danger. But ready or not, the killer is carving a path of death and destruction…and it's leading right to our reluctant pair of heroes!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

IDENTITY CRISIS #1
Written by Brad Meltzer; art by Rags Morales and Michael Bair; cover by Michael Turner


In stores June 9. The biggest event of 2004 begins here! Uncover the DCU's deadliest secret with a miniseries that explores the DCU from a whole new perspective. It's a secret they'll fight to keep, a secret they're willing to sacrifice themselves for. But this sacrifice, this victim seems almost too much for them to bear… For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 48 pg. (1 of 7) $3.95

JLA #100
Written by Joe Kelly; art and cover by Doug Mahnke and Tom Nguyen


In stores June 30. This landmark extra-sized 100th issue features the long-awaited return of one of the toughest and most raw super-groups in the DCU: The Elite! The JLA is torn apart when Vera Black makes her debut as leader of the Elite, with intentions to clear her family name and show the JLA "how things should be done!" The shockwaves from this issue changes the JLA as we know it - dividing its ranks and setting the stage for July's debut of the exciting new maxiseries JUSTICE LEAGUE ELITE! For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 48 pg. $3.50

JLA/AVENGERS: THE COLLECTOR'S EDITION OVERSIZED SLIPCASED HC
Written by Kurt Busiek; art and covers by George Prez


Advance-solicited; in stores August 11. The landmark crossover event of the decade is collected in a spectacular 2-volume slipcased hardcover set! The first volume presents the 224-page, 4-issue miniseries, including introductions by Stan Lee and Julius Schwartz and a key to the characters featured on the cover. The 64-page Compendium contains the original 21 pages of pencils from the previously unpublished 1980s crossover, an article on the original crossover by K.C. Carlson, the actual miniseries proposal and plot development, a Prez portfolio of art done to commemorate the project, annotated notes from Kurt Busiek to the characters, and more. Co-published with Marvel Comics. For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 288 pg. Slipcased 2-Hardcover set (8 1/8" x 12 1/4") $75.00

JLA/JSA: VIRTUE AND VICE SC - relist
Written by David S. Goyer and Geoff Johns; art and cover by Carlos Pacheco and Jess Merio


In stores June 30. Reoffered to coincide with ARROWSMITH: SO SMART IN THEIR FINE UNIFORMS TP, also illustrated by Carlos Pacheco and Jess Merio, a softcover edition of 2002's thrilling, critically acclaimed hardcover! What starts as a friendly get-together between the JLA and JSA degenerates into a destructive melee…and from the ashes emerges a villainous uber-team made up of select members from each group. What's made these former heroes of virtue turn into agents of vice? And who can possibly stop them once they get really mad?


FC, 96 pg. Softcover $17.95

JUST IMAGINE STAN LEE CREATING THE DC UNIVERSE BOOK THREE TP
Written by Stan Lee; art by Walter Simonson, Scott McDaniel, Chris Bachalo, and John Cassaday; cover by Adam Hughes


In stores June 9. Collecting the final four issues of Stan Lee's celebrated re-interpretation of the DC Universe! Don't miss Lee teaming with Scott McDaniel on Aquaman, Walter Simonson on Sandman and Chris Bachalo on Catwoman, then wrapping it all up with a brand new Crisis, drawn by John Cassaday! Plus, all four artists share remembrances and sketch material, movie producer Michael Uslan (BATMAN: DETECTIVE No. 27) provides an introduction, Stan Lee contributes an afterword, and Adam Hughes turns in a stunning new cover image! For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 224 pg. Trade paperback $19.95

JUST IMAGINE STAN LEE CREATING THE DC UNIVERSE BOOK ONE TP - relist
Written by Stan Lee with Michael Uslan; art by Joe Kubert, Jim Lee, John Buscema, Dave Gibbons, Michael Wm. Kaluta, Gene Colan, Kyle Baker, Jos Luis Garci-Lopez, Adam Hughes, Scott Williams, Dick Giordano, and Tom Palmer; cover by Stuart Immonen


In stores June 9. Reoffered to coincide with JUST IMAGINE STAN LEE CREATING THE DC UNIVERSE BOOK THREE, this first of three volumes collecting Lee's one-of-a-kind one-shots reprints JUST IMAGINE STAN LEE WITH JOE KUBERT CREATING BATMAN, …WITH JIM LEE CREATING WONDER WOMAN, …WITH JOHN BUSCEMA CREATING SUPERMAN, and …WITH DAVE GIBBONS CREATING GREEN LANTERN!


FC, 224 pg. Trade Paperback $19.95

JUST IMAGINE STAN LEE CREATING THE DC UNIVERSE BOOK TWO TP - relist
Written by Stan Lee and Michael Uslan; art by Kevin Maguire, Karl Story, Jerry Ordway, John Byrne, Terry Austin, Gary Frank, Sandra Hope, Dan Jurgens, Bob Layton, Sergio Aragones, John Severin, Kano, and Adam Hughes; cover by Stuart Immonen


In stores June 9. Reoffered to coincide with JUST IMAGINE STAN LEE CREATING THE DC UNIVERSE BOOK THREE, the second collection of Stan Lee's revolutionary re-imaginings of the DC Universe's mightiest icons! This volume reprints JUST IMAGINE STAN LEE WITH KEVIN MAGUIRE CREATING THE FLASH, …WITH JERRY ORDWAY CREATING THE JLA , …WITH JOHN BYRNE CREATING ROBIN, …WITH GARY FRANK CREATING SHAZAM, and more!


FC, 256 pg. Trade paperback $19.95

JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA: ANOTHER NAIL #2
Written by Alan Davis; art and cover by Davis and Mark Farmer


ELSEWORLDS. In stores June 16. The action-packed, beautifully illustrated miniseries by Alan Davis & Mark Farmer continues! The Justice League and a virtual who's who of DC heroes are powerless against the mysterious evil that threatens the universe as dark, villainous forces gather trying to unravel Darkseid's secrets!


FC, 48 pg. Prestige Format (2 of 3) $5.95

JSA #62
Written by Geoff Johns; art by Don Kramer, Tom Mandrake, and Keith Champagne; cover by Ethan Van Sciver


In stores June 16. The terrifying conclusion to the 3-part "Redemption Lost," featuring guest artist Tom Mandrake! Portsmouth is overrun with the walking dead, and The Spectre must make the ultimate sacrifice to reclaim the evil that has infected the city. Meanwhile, Jay Garrick struggles with an inner demon from his past, and Mr. Terrific witnesses an event that shakes his very soul!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

JUSTICE LEAGUE ADVENTURES #32
Written by Keith Giffen; art and cover by Dean Haspiel


In stores June 2. With Flash and Manhunter the only JLA members on duty, they're brought down by a mysterious technical menace called the Construct! His weapon of choice? The JLA Watchtower itself!


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

JUSTICE LEAGUE ADVENTURES VOL. 1: THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN TP - relist
Written by Fabian Nicieza, Christopher Sequeira, Josh Siegal, Dan Slott; art by John Delaney, Min S. Ku, Chris Jones, Christian Alamy, Dan Davis, Randy Elliot, Mark Propst; cover by John Delaney and Rick Burchett


In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with the BATMAN ADVENTURES Digests, this volume collects JUSTICE LEAGUE ADVENTURES #3, 6, and 10-12, featuring the stories "The Star Lost," "Wolf's Clothing," "Must There Be a Martian Manhunter?," "The Moment," and "Cold War."


FC, 112 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/8" x 7 9/16") $6.95

JUSTICE LEAGUE ADVENTURES VOL. 2: FRIENDS AND FOES TP - relist
Written Michael Bernard, Jason Hall, Matthew Manning, Scott McCloud, and Dan Slott; art by Rick Burchett, John Delaney, Min S. Ku, Mark Propst, and John K. Snyder III; cover by Butch Lukic


In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with the BATMAN ADVENTURES Digests, this volume collects JUSTICE LEAGUE ADVENTURES #13-14, 16, and 19-20, featuring the stories "Local Hero," "An Angry Tide," "Hide and Seek," "What's in a Hero?", and "Emotional Baggage."


FC, 112 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/8" x 7 9/16") $6.95

KINETIC #4
Written by Kelley Puckett; art by Warren Pleece; cover by Tomer Hanuka


DC FOCUS. In stores June 23. At last, Tom has come to grips with the fact that he's not just another geek among the masses - he has a real, honest-to-goodness super power! No more gimpy right arm, no more medications on a regimented schedule. He's a normal kid now…and much more! But if you think Tom had a hard time accepting this change, imagine what his loving-yet-domineering mother is about to go through. It's super powers presented the real world way!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

THE LEGION #34
Written by Keith Champagne; art and cover by Steve Lightle


In stores June 30. LEGION fan-favorite artist Steve Lightle returns for an issue set in the antimatter universe of Qward! The nature of Wildfire's very existence is changed forever when he's abducted by the Weaponers of Qward, who want to use him as an energy source for their resource-depleted planet.


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

THE MONOLITH #5
Written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray; art and cover by Phil Winslade


In stores June 2. The explosive conclusion to the 2-part "Last Rites!" The dreadful secret of L'Ono Nero is revealed, and his deadly purpose in Brooklyn is now a matter for the Monolith! Reviews for THE MONOLITH all agree - this series is a must-read!


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

OUTSIDERS #13
Written by Judd Winick; art and cover by Tom Raney


In stores June 16. The Fearsome Five are back - and worse than ever - in Part 1 of the 3-part "Five by Five!" Mammoth, Gizmo, Psimon, Jinx, and a mysterious fifth member are wreaking havoc. And the Outsiders are there to stop them…or at least try to stop them! And who is really behind the Furious Five?


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

PLASTIC MAN #7
Written by Scott Morse; art and painted cover by Morse


In stores June 16. A special issue written and illustrated by indie fave Scott Morse (BATMAN: ROOMFUL OF STRANGERS)! In the tale "Love Makes a Fella Woozy," Plas's portly partner Woozy Winks has fallen for a woman…but he has no idea how to woo her! It's up to Plas to provide some "deep background" as to how to win her affections!


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

RICHARD DRAGON #2
Written by Chuck Dixon; art and cover by Scott McDaniel and Andy Owens


In stores June 30. Chuck Dixon and Scott McDaniel return to the site of their first legendary collaboration - Bldhaven - in an issue featuring a guest appearance by Nightwing! Dragon and Bronze Tiger track the sinister Circle of Six to Gotham's trouble-plagued sister city. But with eight of the world's greatest martial artists throwing down, is there anything to keep the city from going up in smoke? Just a guy named Nightwing! For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

TEEN TITANS #12
Written by Geoff Johns; art and cover by Mike McKone and Marlo Alquiza


In stores June 9. The thrilling conclusion to the 4-part "Raven Rising," featuring the final confrontation among the Teen Titans, Brother Blood and Raven! The new Teen Titans discover a horrifying truth about Raven - she may be a bigger threat than Brother Blood. Plus, a radical change for Beast Boy begins!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

Don't miss the Teen Titans guest appearance in ACTION COMICS #816!

TEEN TITANS GO! #8
Written by Adam Beechen; art by Erik Vedder and Rob Ross; cover by Dave Bullock


In stores June 30. Mad Mod comes to Jump City and calls out the fashion police! Will Starfire and Beast Boy get arrested?


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

TOUCH #3
Written by John Francis Moore; art by Wes Craig and Prentis Rollins; cover by Tomer Hanuka


DC FOCUS. In stores June 9. The thrilling new DC Focus series continues! Cooper Santiago's ability to give people powers has brought him fame, fortune and a boatload of trouble. Now he's got the widow of a former client on his back and faces from his past trying to chase him down. Plus, he's given his best friend a power that's starting to kill him!


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

WONDER WOMAN #205
Written by Greg Rucka; art by Drew Johnson and Ray Snyder; painted cover by J.G. Jones


In stores June 23. In the conclusion to "Bitter Pills," Wonder Woman at last confronts her greatest foe, but there's more to Veronica Cale than meets the eye! And while ancient powers are enlisted to battle Diana, setting the stage for an epic confrontation, an unexpected player appears in the midst of the battle at Cale's headquarters.


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

Don't miss Wonder Woman's guest appearance in SUPERMAN/BATMAN #11!

WORLD'S BEST COMICS: THE SILVER AGE DC ARCHIVES SAMPLER
Written by Gardner Fox, Bob Haney and Otto Binder; art by Mike Sekowsky, Al Plastino, Ross Andru and Mike Esposito; cover by Swan, Sekowsky and various


In stores June 2. A special Sampler featuring some of DC's greatest Silver Age tales, priced under a buck! Reprinting JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #4, in which the original JLA faces the invulnerable Carthan and inducts Green Arrow; ADVENTURE COMICS #247, featuring Superboy's first meeting with the Legion of Super-Heroes; and OUR ARMY AT WAR #81, one of Sgt. Rock's earliest appearances.


FC, 48 pg. $0.99

Don't miss DC's full line of Silver Age Archives, offered elsewhere in this issue of Previews!

DC: BEYOND THE UNIVERSE

ELFQUEST: THE SEARCHER AND THE SWORD HC
Written by Wendy and Richard Pini; art and cover by W. Pini


Advance-solicited; in stores July 21. The first new Elfquest material in years, presented as a thrilling original 96-page hardcover graphic novel! In this stunning tale - the first new Elfquest material in years - the elves must adapt to a world without the Troll smiths, who forged their weapons and tools. Meanwhile, Shuna, the adopted human daughter of Cutter and Leetah, must recover from her parents' recent, violent deaths. Painfully aware of her human heritage, Shuna embarks on a quest to unite elves and humans in peace. For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 96 pg. Hardcover $24.95

ELFQUEST: THE GRAND QUEST VOL. 3 TP
Written by Wendy and Richard Pini; art and cover by W. Pini


In stores June 30. Collecting stories from the original series issues 8-11, Cutter and Skywise find themselves deep in the forbidden grove, reunited with Leetah and several of the other elves. They make their way past danger until they arrive at the foot of the Blue Mountain, and what they find will change their lives forever. For more information, see the feature article.


B&W, 192 pg. (5" x 7 3/8") $9.95

ELFQUEST: THE GRAND QUEST VOL. 2 TP - relist
Written by Wendy and Richard Pini; art and cover by Wendy Pini


In stores June 30. Reoffered to coincide with ELFQUEST: THE GRAND QUEST VOL. 3 TP, this volume collects ElfQuest #5-9. Cutter's tribe has happily melded with the Sun Village, but the elf chieftain still has a ways to go with Leetah, the beautiful healer.


B&W, 224 pg. Trade Paperback (5" x 7 3/8") $9.95

CARTOON CARTOONS #31
Written by Jono Howard, Jesse Leon McCann and Brian Swenlin; art by Scott Underwood, Angus Bungay, Neal Sternecky, Enis Temizel, and Tim Chi Ly; cover by Scott Neely and Bungay


In stores June 23. Ed Edd & Eddy find a UFO, Cow & Chicken's family vacation goes awry, and Courage the Cowardly Dog finds freaky crop circles on his master's farmland!


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

CARTOON CARTOONS VOL. 1: NAME THAT TOON! TP - relist
Written by Jesse Leon McCann, Craig McCracken, Dan Slott, Genndy Tartakovsky and various; art by Neal Sternecky, Tartakovsky, and various; cover by Tartakovsky, Mike DeCarlo and Dave Schwartz


In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with the BATMAN ADVENTURES DIGESTS, this volume collects stories from CARTOON CARTOONS, DEXTER'S LABORATORY and CARTOON NETWORK STARRING, featuring the glories of Dexter's Laboratory, Johnny Bravo, Cow & Chicken, Courage the Cowardly Dog, Ed, Edd 'n' Eddy, and I.M. Weasel! As Johnny Bravo would say, "Man, that's pretty!"


FC, 112 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/8" x 7 9/16") $6.95

CARTOON CARTOONS VOL. 2: THE GANG'S ALL HERE! TP - relist
Written by Sholly Fisch, Chuck Kim, Dan Slott and various; art Genndy Tartakovsky, Bill Wray and various; cover by Tartakovsky, Jeff Albrecht, and David Feiss


In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with the BATMAN ADVENTURES DIGESTS, this volume features all your favorite cartoon characters, including Johnny Bravo, Cow & Chicken, Courage the Cowardly Dog, Ed, Edd n Eddy, I.M. Weasel, and more!


FC, 112 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/8" x 7 9/16") $6.95

LOONEY TUNES #115
Written by Brian Swenlin, Bobbi Weiss, Earl Kress, Robbie Busch; art by Walter Carzon, Ruben Torreiro, David Alvarez, Mike DeCarlo, and Leo Batic; cover by Alvarez


In stores June 2. Get a double shot of Sylvester and Tweety, with a dash of Henery Hawk! Plus, Bugs stars in a tale of Merrie old England and a truly Looney nursery rhyme.


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

THE POWERPUFF GIRLS #51
Written by Robbie Busch; art by Ricardo Garcia Fuentes and Mike DeCarlo; cover by Phil Moy


In stores June 16. Two Fuzzy Lumpkins means double trouble for the Girls! Plus, Mojo Jojo knocks Townsville off its feet!


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

THE POWERPUFF GIRLS VOL. 1: TITANS OF TOWNSVILLE TP - relist
Written by Jennifer Moore, Sean Carolan, and Abby Denson; art by Phil Moy, Dan Fraga, Stephanie Gladden and Mike DeCarlo; cover by Craig McCraken and Mike DeCarlo


In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with the release of the new BATMAN ADVENTURES digest-sized trade paperbacks, this volume collects THE POWERPUFF GIRLS #1-5, featuring the three lovable defenders of Townsville: Blossom, Buttercup and Bubbles!


FC, 112 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/8" x 7 9/16") $6.95

THE POWERPUFF GIRLS VOL. 2: GO, GIRLS, GO TP - relist
Written by John Rozum, Chuck Kim, Chris Savino, Abby Denson, Jennifer Moore and Sean Carolan; art by Ricardo Garcia Fuentes, Mike Manley, Cynthia Morrow, Phil Moy and Mike DeCarlo; cover by Moy


In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with the release of the new BATMAN ADVENTURES digest-sized trade paperbacks, this volume collects THE POWERPUFF GIRLS #6-10, as the girls square off against Mojo Jojo, Him and even more city-crushing baddies!


FC, 112 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/8" x 7 9/16") $6.95

SCOOBY-DOO #85
Written by Robbie Busch and Frank Strom; art by Joe Staton, Andrew Pepoy, Karen Matchette and Scott McRae; cover by Staton


In stores June 9. It's another pair of around-the-world mysteries with Scooby and the gang, from a swamp beast in Cambodia to hunchbacks and gargoyles in Paris!


FC, 32 pg. $2.25

SCOOBY-DOO VOL. 1: YOU MEDDLING KIDS! TP - relist
Written by Terrance Griep, Jr., Dan Slott and various; art by Joe Staton, Bob Smith, Andrew Pepoy and various; cover by Glenn Barr


In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with the BATMAN ADVENTURES DIGESTS. Join Scooby, Shaggy, Daphne, Fred, and Velma as they fight against a seemingly never-ending tide of supernatural flim-flammery! This volume collects SCOOBY-DOO #1-5.


FC, 112 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/8" x 7 9/16") $6.95

SCOOBY DOO VOL. 2: RUH ROH! TP - relist
Written by Terrance Griep, Jr., Chris Duffy and various; art by Ernie Coln, Tim Harkins and various; cover by Joe Staton


In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with the BATMAN ADVENTURES DIGESTS. This volume collects SCOOBY-DOO #6-10.


FC, 112 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/8" x 7 9/16") $6.95

WILDSTORM

ARROWSMITH: SO SMART IN THEIR FINE UNIFORMS TP
Written by Kurt Busiek; art and cover by Carlos Pacheco and Jess Mrino


CLIFFHANGER. In stores June 30. A new trade paperback collecting the beautifully illustrated 6-issue miniseries! Join Fletcher Arrowsmith as he embarks on a voyage of self-discovery in an alternate universe in which magic plays a part in World War I! Arrowsmith needs to choose sides in the struggle, but soon realizes that if the so-called good guys win, the world will be forever changed. But will it be for better or worse? Will he be able to find his place - and himself - in this world? Plus, this collection includes the 8-page preview story that introduced Fletcher Arrowsmith! For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 160 pg. Trade paperback $14.95

THE AUTHORITY #13
Written by Robbie Morrison; art and cover by Dwayne Turner and Sal Regla


In stores June 16. The Authority has fought many threats over the years: Invasion forces from alternate Earths, ancient gods bent on terraforming the planet, even ruthless multi-dimensional corporations. But what they face now is something no one could have anticipated - a threat that could very well be the end to all existence!


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

THE AUTHORITY: MORE KEV #2
Written by Garth Ennis; art and cover by Glenn Fabry


In stores June 23. The uproarious miniseries by Ennis & Fabry continues! The Authority, facing a threat beyond even their God-like might, has turned to the one man who holds the key to victory: Kev Hawkins. In this issue, we learn the true nature of Kev's involvement with this fiendish plot to destroy the planet, as well as the terrible truth about the tiger!


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. (2 of 4) $2.95

EX MACHINA #1
Written by Brian K. Vaughan; art by Tony Harris and Tom Feister; cover by Harris


In stores June 16. The premiere issue of a new series by Brian K. Vaughan (Y - THE LAST MAN), Tony Harris & Tom Feister (STARMAN, JSA: LIBERTY FILES), featuring eight extra pages of story at no extra cost! This political thriller set in a real world with no heroes tells the story of civil engineer Mitchell Hundred, who becomes the world's first super-powered being. Before long, tired of risking his life for the status quo, Mitchell retires…and soon runs for mayor of New York City! For more information, see the feature article.


MATURE READERS


FC, 40 pg. $2.95

PLANETARY VOL. 3: LEAVING THE 20TH CENTURY HC
Written by Warren Ellis; art and cover by John Cassaday


In stores June 30. The third hardcover in a series collects Ellis & Cassaday's breathtaking PLANETARY #13-18! Elijah Snow, Jakita Wagner and the Drummer are the Archaeologists of the Unknown, walking through the hidden doors that lead to our darkest secrets. In this volume, Elijah takes a look at his past, making startling revelations and recounting his participation in the first moon shot…in 1851! For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 192 pg. Hardcover $24.95

SLEEPER SEASON TWO #1
Written by Ed Brubaker; art and cover by Sean Phillips


In stores June 30. A thrilling new chapter for one of 2003's most acclaimed new series! Carver's former handler, John Lynch, is out of his coma, with a mission from the "Powers That Be" to bring Carver back under his control. But can Lynch pull it off now that Holden has thrown his lot in with Tao? And what is Holden's life like now that he's given up hope he'll ever be redeemed? For more information, see the feature article.


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. (1 of 12) $2.95

SLEEPER VOL. 2: ALL FALSE MOVES TP
Written by Ed Brubaker; art and cover by Sean Phillips


In stores June 23. Collecting the second half of SLEEPER Season One (issues #7-12), one of the most critically acclaimed comics of the year! Holden Carver is a man caught between two worlds; a former high-ranking agent for a covert government agency who was forced into a deadly undercover mission with no way back in from the cold. Now agent Carver lives one day at a time, trying to elude detection and not be found as...what? A good guy? For more information, see the feature article.


MATURE READERS


FC, 144 pg. Trade paperback $17.95

SLEEPER VOL. 1: OUT IN THE COLD TP - relist
Written by Ed Brubaker; art and cover by Sean Phillips


In stores June 23. Reoffered to coincide with the release of the SLEEPER: ALL FALSE MOVES TP. This volume collects issues #1-6 of the critically acclaimed series. SLEEPER is the story of deep-cover agent Holden Carver and the deadly game of cat-and-mouse he plays with Tao, an amoral master of manipulation.


MATURE READERS


FC, 144 pg. Trade paperback $17.95

STORMWATCH: TEAM ACHILLES #23
Written by Micah Ian Wright; art by Clement Sauve and Eric Nguyen; cover by Jason Pearson


In stores June 9. An enemy left for dead pops up on Santini's radar. What is Baron Chaos up to, and why does everyone except Ben suddenly think the Dictator is such a nice guy? Is his sinister plan about to come to fruition, or is he merely a hurdle in Team Achilles' continued quest to usurp the Authority and bring democracy back to the United States?


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

THUNDERCATS: ENEMY'S PRIDE #1
Written by John Layman; art and cover by UDON Studios


In stores June 2. A new miniseries pits 'Cat vs. 'Cat! When Lion-O begins acting strangely and making reckless decisions, only the Thunderkittens take notice. Unfortunately, no one listens to them - and the Thundercats are about to discover that their greatest menace may come from within. For more information, see the feature article.


FC, 32 pg. (1 of 5) $2.95

THUNDERCATS: THE RETURN TP - relist
Written by Ford Lytle Gilmore; art by Ed Benes, Rob Lea and Joe Pimentel; cover by Benes and Pimentel


In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with THUNDERCATS: ENEMY'S PRIDE #1, this trade collects the acclaimed second Thundercats miniseries. After a five-year absence, Lion-O is back with plans to reclaim his mantle as Lord of the Thundercats and lead his people to victory over Mumm-Ra…but can he?


FC, 128 pg. Trade paperback $12.95

WILDCATS Version 3.0 #22
Written by Joe Casey; art by Duncan Rouleau and John Dell; cover by Dustin Nguyen and Rian Hughes


In stores June 2. As Coda War One rages across Greece and the body count rises, Agent Wax races cross-country to Los Angeles to intercept the U.S. government's deadliest covert assassin before it can reach his target: Jack Marlowe!


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

ZERO GIRL TP - relist
Written and illustrated by Sam Kieth; painted cover by Kieth


HOMAGE. In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with Sam Kieth's SCRATCH #1, this engaging trade paperback collects Kieth's hit miniseries of 2000. Amy Smootster isn't like other teenagers. Besides falling in love with her guidance counselor and trying to survive high school, a whole mess of weirdness is about to fall at Amy's (wet) feet.


FC, 128 pg. Trade Paperback $14.95

AMERICA'S BEST COMICS

TOM STRONG #27
Written by Steve Aylett; art by Shawn McManus; cover by Chris Sprouse


In stores June 9. A surreal journey of self-discovery brought to you by British science fiction author Steve Aylett (Karloff's Circus) and fan-favorite artist Shawn McManus (THE SANDMAN PRESENTS: THESSALY, WITCH FOR HIRE). Several mysterious deaths, coupled by an unannounced visit from an enigmatic stranger, prompt Tom Strong to investigate a woman with odd powers that shift realities.


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

VERTIGO

100 BULLETS #50
Written by Brian Azzarello; art by Eduardo Risso; cover by Dave Johnson


In stores June 9. The Eisner Award winning series hits the halfway point! Longtime readers will get answers to some of the burning questions of the series, and the ever-mysterious Agent Graves is up to his old tricks, as yet another desperate victim receives its now infamous attach and its curse of 100 untraceable bullets. For more information, see the feature article.


MATURE READERS


FC, 40 pg. $3.50

100 BULLETS: FIRST SHOT, LAST CALL TP - relist
Written by Brian Azzarello; art by Eduardo Risso; painted cover by Dave Johnson


In stores June 9. Reoffered to coincide with 100 BULLETS #50, this trade paperback collects #1-5 of the popular series, along with "Silencer Night," the 100 BULLETS short story from VERTIGO: WINTER'S EDGE III.


MATURE READERS


FC, 128 pg. Trade paperback $9.95

BITE CLUB #3
Written by Howard Chaykin and David Tischman; art by David Hahn; painted cover by Frank Quitely


In stores June 9. The sexy miniseries mixing vampires and the mob heats up. The seduction of Leto Del Toro continues, as the vampire priest's dead sexy ex-girlfriend arrives in Miami, looking to rekindle their passion. Victor openly challenges Leto's right to head the family, and the man who murdered his father is found hanging in his cell, drawing Leto deeper into the Del Toro family's web of criminal activity and vampire decadence.


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. (3 of 6) $2.95

FABLES #26
Written by Bill Willingham; art by Mark Buckingham and Steve Leialoha; painted cover by James Jean


In stores June 9. War comes to Fabletown in the penultimate chapter of "March of the Wooden Soldiers." As the wooden soldiers of the Adversary advance on the blockade, Fables young and old prepare themselves for the worst. But these block-headed agents of the enemy may find it difficult to subdue this band of fairytale meat, especially with one seriously angry Snow White leading the charge. Never mess with a woman, especially if she's expecting. Plus, don't miss a stunning 8-page preview of THE WITCHING #1.


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

HELLBLAZER #197
Written by Mike Carey; art by Marcelo Frusin; painted cover by Tim Bradstreet


In stores June 23. Kicking off the 3-part story "Stations of the Cross." Back in London, John is drifting through a life he no longer understands - until a bizarre cult offers him salvation and a bed for the night. But the religious life holds unforeseen perils, and behind an old adversary lurks the ultimate puppet-master.


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.75

HELLBLAZER: HIGHWATER TP
Written by Brian Azzarello; art by Marcelo Frusin, Giuseppe Camuncoli and Cameron Stewart; cover by Tim Bradstreet


In stores June 2. Collecting all of Eisner Award-winning writer Brian Azzarello's remaining issues of HELLBLAZER (#164-174), this hefty 264-page trade paperback brings to a shattering finale John Constantine's arduous trek across America and answers the burning questions that put him on the road in the first place. This volume features two complete story arcs - "Highwater" and "Ashes & Dust" - each illustrated by Marcelo Frusin. Also included are two one-shots: "A Fresh Coat of Red Paint" (with art by Guiseppe Camuncoli) and "Chasing Demons" (with art by Cameron Stewart). For more information, see the feature article.


MATURE READERS


FC, 264 pg. Trade paperback $19.95

HELLBLAZER: RAKE AT THE GATES OF HELL TP - relist
Written by Garth Ennis; art by Steve Dillon; painted cover by Glenn Fabry


In stores June 2. Reoffered to coincide with HELLBLAZER: HIGHWATER, this volume reprints Garth Ennis' and Steve Dillon's final HELLBLAZER arc in issues #78-83 as well as the special one-shot HEARTLAND. John Constantine heads towards a final showdown with a revenge-crazed Satan during a raging race riot. Also, while desperately trying to save his dwindling number of living friends, Constantine also has one final reunion with his lost love Kit.


MATURE READERS


FC, 224 pg. Trade paperback $19.95

HUMAN TARGET #11
Written by Peter Milligan; art by Javier Pulido; cover by John Watkiss


In stores June 16. A stand-alone story featuring a day in the life of the man with too many lives. After his adventures on the road, Chance wants nothing more than a few easy cases and - most important - to rebuild his relationship with his former wife, Mary. But, can Chance handle the pressure when another man's life isn't at stake? Or are the mysteries of those closest to him more threatening than any job he undertakes?


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

THE LOSERS #13
Written by Andy Diggle; art and cover by Jock


In stores June 23. Part 1 of a new 2-part story, "Sheikdown." What is the CIA's interest in an abandoned oil rig in the Arabian Gulf? When the rogue Special Forces team known as The Losers travels to a forgotten kingdom in search of some answers, they discover that sometimes American-style democracy needs a helping hand. And if they want the inside scoop on their enemy's plan, first they're going to have to help the local Emir with a little problem of his own…a little problem called the Central Intelligence Agency.


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

LUCIFER #51
Written by Mike Carey; art by Peter Gross and Ryan Kelly; painted cover by Christopher Moeller


In stores June 16. Part 1 of the 4-part story "The Wolf Beneath the Tree," guest-starring Destiny of The Endless. As the full ramifications of Yahweh's abdication become horrifyingly clear, Michael strives to put the damage right while Fenris the Wolf seeks to turn crisis into catastrophe. Lucifer has no intention of choosing a side - but what better place for fates to cross than the house of Destiny?


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.50

MIDNIGHT, MASS: HERE THERE BE MONSTERS #6
Written by John Rozum; art by Paul Lee; cover by Tomer Hanuka


In stores June 23. The miniseries reaches its thrilling conclusion. Paranormal investigator Julia Kadmon faces her worst fears in the form of the messianic monster Magellan, the creature who nearly killed her once and is determined to succeed this time. Their ferocious one-on-one battle will determine whether man or monster controls the town of Hope Falls - but not before a few surprises are pulled out by the least likely players in this stunning finale.


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. (6 of 6) $2.95

SEAGUY #2
Written by Grant Morrison; art and covers by Cameron Stewart


In stores June 16. Grant Morrison's & Cameron Stewart's new miniseries about a hero in a post-Utopian world continues. The hunt is on, with everyone from I-Police security forces to seafaring pirates on the lookout for our hapless heroes Seaguy and Chubby Da Choona. Protecting their newfound friend, Xoo, will send Seaguy and Chubby running across land, sea and through the ruins of submerged clockwork cities. But the greatest heartbreak of all might come when the pals come face to face with the deadly Wasps of Atlantis. For more information, see the feature article.


MATURE READERS


FC, 40 pg. (2 of 3) $2.95

SWAMP THING #4
Written by Andy Diggle; art and painted cover by Enriqu Breccia


In stores June 2. The uneasy truce between the Swamp Thing and his daughter Tef finally explodes into all-out conflict. Nature is not human-hearted, and the Earth Elemental will not allow his human heritage to stand in the way of his ascension to godhood. But John Constantine has plans of his own - plans which are personified by the shambling zombie of the man formerly known as Alec Holland.


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

WAR STORIES VOL. 1 TP
Written by Garth Ennis; art by Dave Gibbons, John Higgins, David Lloyd, Chris Weston and Gary Erskine; design cover


In stores June 9. Collecting the first four 56-page one-shots from writer Garth Ennis' acclaimed WAR STORY run at VERTIGO, this 240-page collection features some of the finest war comics ever to see print in the modern age. A labor of love by Ennis (PREACHER, HELLBLAZER, HITMAN, The Punisher), WAR STORIES VOL. 1 tells four very different stories from four of the countless viewpoints on World War II. WAR STORIES VOL. 1 also includes a new afterword by Ennis. For more information, see the feature article.


MATURE READERS


FC, 240 pg. Trade paperback $19.95

GODDESS TP - relist
Written by Garth Ennis; painted art and cover by Phil Winslade


In stores June 9. Reoffered to coincide with WAR STORIES VOL. 1 TP, also written by Garth Ennis, this trade collects the controversial miniseries. When Rosie Nolan suddenly manifests the unlikely ability to perform impossible feats of telekinesis, she becomes hunted by a CIA agent and others on a chase around the globe.


MATURE READERS


FC, 256 pg. Trade Paperback $19.95

THE WITCHING #1
Written by Jonathan Vankin; art by Leigh Gallagher and Ron Randall; cover by Tara McPherson


In stores June 23. A new ongoing series that reinvents the ancient Triple Goddess archetype for our maniacal new millennium. Forget everything you thought you knew about witchcraft. Three hot new witches - so new, that some of them haven't figured out that they are witches - become mysteriously united...and the American melting pot will never be the same. Don't miss an 8-oage preview of this issue in FABLES #26. For more information, see the feature article.


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

Y: THE LAST MAN #23
Written by Brian K. Vaughan; art by Goran Parlov and Jos Marzan, Jr.; painted cover by Massimo Carnevale


In stores June 2. The 3-part "Widow's Pass" story arc reaches its bloody conclusion in an issue featuring the debut of hot new cover artist Massimo Carnevale! The last man on earth's confrontation with the female survivors of a violent militia group comes to an end. Plus, an unexpected guest arrives, and the status quo of the unmanned world is forever changed.


MATURE READERS


FC, 32 pg. $2.95

PARADOX PRESS

ON THE ROAD TO PERDITION: DETOUR
Written by Max Allan Collins; art by Jos Garca-Lpez and Steve Lieber; cover by Lieber


In stores June 30. The hard-boiled finale to the 3-volume prequel of untold tales relating to the graphic novel and Oscar-winning movie ROAD TO PERDITION! Michael O'Sullivan, on the run from the crime syndicate that destroyed his own family, finds himself in Kansas City with his young son as their run of bank robberies nears its end. Now he's headed for a showdown with the murderous kingpin's heir whose history - and destiny - is completely entangled with his own! For more information, see the feature article.


B&W, 96 pg. Paradox Compact Format (5 1/2" x 8") $7.95

ON THE ROAD TO PERDITION BOOK ONE: OASIS - relist
Written by Max Allan Collins; art and cover by Jos Luis Garca-Lpez and Josef Rubinstein


In stores June 30. Reoffered to coincide with ON THE ROAD TO PERDITION BOOK THREE: DETOUR, this 96-page graphic mystery fills the gaps in ROAD TO PERDITION, during the 6-month period with Michael O'Sullivan and his son were on the run. But when Michael Jr. contracts a life-threatening illness, the pair is forced to hide out in an oasis of tranquility.


B&W, 96 pg. Paradox Compact Format (5 1/2" x 8") $7.95

ON THE ROAD TO PERDITION BOOK TWO: SANCTUARY - relist
Written by Max Allan Collins; art by Steve Lieber; cover by Jos Luis Garci-Lopz


In stores June 30. Reoffered to coincide with ON THE ROAD TO PERDITION BOOK THREE: DETOUR, this is the second of three previously untold tales relating to the graphic novel and Oscar-winning movie! Where will gangster Michael O'Sullivan - on the run with his young son - seek sanctuary from the vicious bounty hunters on his trail?


B&W, 96 pg. Paradox Compact Format (5 1/2" x 8") $7.95

MAD

MAD MAGAZINE #443
Written and illustrated by "The Usual Gang of Idiots"


In stores June 2. Summer's here, and the living's easy! And nothing goes down easier than a cool issue of MAD, with 125% of the Surgeon General's monthly requirement of humor! Be the envy of your friends - buy two copies!


FC/B&W, 48 pg. Magazine Format $3.50

MAD XL #28
Written and illustrated by "The Usual Gang of Idiots"


In stores June 9. Another jam-packed issue of MAD XL contains the Best of the Web, MAD Marginals XL, our featured Writer of the Month, more Readers' Choice picks, and other fun features!


FC/B&W, 96 pg. Magazine Format $4.99

THE MAD BATHROOM COMPANION VOL. 4 TP
Written and illustrated by "The Usual Gang of Idiots;" cover by Mark Fredrickson


In stores June 16. The MAD Bathroom Companion - the Gushing Fourth Edition - is flush with classic material written and illustrated by "The Usual Gang of Idiots." After three self-defecating books, many thought we couldn't go any more - but we pushed on! This hot new release from MAD will have you laughing so hard you won't be able to hold it in! For more information, see the feature article.


B&W, 288 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/2" x 7 3/4") $9.95

THE MAD BATHROOM COMPANION: TURD IN A SERIES TP - relist
Written and illustrated by the Usual Gang of Idiots


In stores June 16. Reoffered to coincide with THE MAD BATHROOM COMPANION: VOL. 4 TP! For this 288-page black-and-white softcover collection, "The Usual Gang of Idiots" has plumbed the depths of comedy to deliver more classic material! Featuring an introduction by comedian Gibert Gottfried, you can't afford to miss this!


B&W, 288 pg. Trade Paperback (5 1/2" x 7 3/4") $9.95

DC DIRECT

Retailers, please note: Unless otherwise specified, the following items are manufactured to order, so only limited quantities may be available for reorder. Final products may differ from images shown. These items are advance-solicited. Orders must be placed with those for June-released product, solicited in this month's issue of Previews. Some of these products may also be offered simultaneously beyond the comic-book specialty market.

ARTIST SIGNATURE SERIES: ACTION FIGURE EXCLUSIVE EDITION KINGDOM COME: SUPERMAN BY ALEX ROSS
Designed by Alex Ross; sculpted by Tim Bruckner


Advance-solicited; in stores October 27. New from the DC Direct Gallery line of ultimate high-end collectibles! This premier boxed set is designed for the most discriminating of action figure, Superman and Alex Ross collectors. Collectors now have a chance to own reproductions of all stages of an action figure's development. The set features the SUPERMAN ACTION FIGURE from the KINGDOM COME set, designed by Alex Ross and sculpted by Tim Bruckner. It includes a resin reproduction of the original sculpture created from Ross's designs, an unpainted PVC pre-production "test-shot" of the figure used to approve production molds, and a final painted variant action figure exclusive to this set. This deluxe signature series set is packaged in a deluxe gold foil-stamped gift-display box with a double-panel lid. A signed replica of Alex Ross's original concept art, suitable for framing, is displayed on one of the inside cover panels. The opposite panel displays both a 4-color Certificate of Authenticity autographed by DC Direct premier sculptor Bruckner and a mini-booklet that tells the story of how an action figure is made.


FC, Action figure set $250.00

BATMAN HUSH: CATWOMAN, NIGHTWING, SUPERMAN & HARLEY QUINN ACTION FIGURES are intended for individual sale to consumers but are sold to retailers in Inner and Master Case assortment as well as singles. The BATMAN: THE RIDDLER ACTION is only available in Inner and Master Case assortments. Consult the Diamond Retailer Order Form for packaging details and pricing. This product is being offered simultaneously beyond the comic-book specialty market.

BATMAN HUSH 2: CATWOMAN ACTION FIGURE
Designed by Jim Lee; sculpted by Tim Bruckner


Advance-solicited; in stores October 13. DC Direct's second series of action figures direct from the pages of the best-selling "Hush" and designed by fan-favorite Jim Lee! Selina Kyle is Gotham City's master cat burglar - a sexy but dangerous siren who slinks through the night like fog. As Catwoman, she's been both a friend and foe to Batman, but most recently, their entanglement has been romantic! The BATMAN HUSH: CATWOMAN ACTION FIGURE measures approximately 6 1/2" tall and features multiple points of articulation. This figure comes with removable goggles, a whip, includes a Batman logo base, and is packaged in a 4-color window box.


FC, Action figure PI

BATMAN HUSH 2: HARLEY QUINN ACTION FIGURE
Designed by Jim Lee; sculpted by Tim Bruckner


Advance-solicited; in stores October 13. Love for the Joker turned psychiatrist Dr. Harleen Quinzel from a law-abiding citizen into adrenaline junkie and two-bit criminal Harley Quinn! The BATMAN HUSH: HARLEY QUINN ACTION FIGURE measures approximately 6 3/8" tall, features multiple points of articulation and comes with a hammer and pistol. This figure also comes with a Batman logo base and comes packaged in a 4-color window box.


FC, Action figure PI

BATMAN HUSH 2: NIGHTWING ACTION FIGURE
Designed by Jim Lee; sculpted by John G. Mathews


Advance-solicited; in stores October 13. Dick Grayson was the first Robin, learning his craft at Batman's side. Soon he graduated to the next level, becoming Nightwing, defender of Bldhaven! The BATMAN HUSH: NIGHTWING ACTION FIGURE measures approximately 6 1/2" tall, features multiple points of articulation and comes with fighting sticks. This figure also includes a Batman logo base and comes packaged in a 4-color window box.


FC, Action figure PI

BATMAN HUSH 2: THE RIDDLER ACTION FIGURE
Designed by Jim Lee; sculpted by John G. Mathews


Advance-solicited; in stores October 13. Edward Nygma was obsessed by riddles, constantly confounding the Dark Knight by leaving clues at the scenes of his crimes. But The Riddler recently masterminded a grand plot against Batman, pulling the strings of the masked madman Hush! The BATMAN HUSH: THE RIDDLER ACTION FIGURE measures approximately 6 3/8" tall, features multiple points of articulation and comes with his cane and hat. This figure also includes a Batman logo base and comes packaged in a 4-color window box.


FC, Action figure PI

BATMAN HUSH 2: SUPERMAN ACTION FIGURE
Designed by Jim Lee; sculpted by Tim Bruckner


Advance-solicited; in stores October 13. No hero personifies truth, justice and the American way like Superman! As his fellow JLA member and longtime friend, the MAN OF STEEL is Batman's most trusted ally. The BATMAN HUSH: SUPERMAN ACTION FIGURE measures approximately 6 3/4" tall and features multiple points of articulation. This figure also comes with a rubble-themed Batman logo base for positioning Superman and is packaged in a 4-color window box.


FC, Action figure PI

DC: BATMAN MINI-BUST
Sculpted by Jonathan Matthews


Advance-solicited; in stores October 20. Continuing the line of DC Mini-Busts! Watching over Gotham's streets, the Dark Knight is the city's last, best hope against evil. This hand-painted, cold-cast porcelain mini-bust measures approximately 5 1/2" high and is packaged in a 4-color box.


FC, Mini-bust $45.00

DC COMICS POCKET SUPER HEROES JLA BOX SET - relist
In stores June 9. Reoffered to coincide with the BATMAN POCKET SUPER HEROES BOX SET (offered in Previews Vol. XIII, No. 12). Championing the power of teamwork with every imposing threat, the Justice League of America stops at nothing to defend the world from danger! In addition to Batman and the miniature Atom figures, this set includes Superman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, and The Flash. The figures feature new face and costume art, measure approximately 3 1/4" high (with the exception of The Atom), and are packaged together with the mini-Atom in a 4-color window box.


FC, Box set PI

SUPERMAN AND LOIS LANE HOLIDAY 2004 COLLECTOR'S PLATE
Painted by Alex Ross.


Advance-solicited; in stores October 20. Like a modern-day Romeo and Juliet, Superman and Lois Lane, a star-crossed couple that found true love in each other despite their radically different backgrounds. That love is evident in the SUPERMAN AND LOIS HOLIDAY 2004 COLLECTOR'S PLATE, featuring a stunning illustration by acclaimed painter Alex Ross. This limited edition, hand-painted Collector's Plate measures approximately 10 1/2" in diameter, features a certificate of authenticity imprinted on the back of the plate and is edged with a 24- karat gold band. Packaged in an elegant gift box with gold foil stamping.


FC, Collector's Plate $59.95

TEEN TITANS: CYBORG MAQUETTE
Sculpted by John G. Mathews


Advance-solicited; in stores October 6. Continuing the line of Teen Titans Animated Maquettes based on the hit new series Teen Titans on Cartoon Network and the Kids WB! Half human and half robot, he can crush metal and smash through walls without breaking a sweat! This limited edition, hand-painted, cold-cast porcelain maquette measures approximately 10" tall x 4 1/2" wide x 4 1/2" deep and is packaged in a 4-color box.


FC, Maquette $ 89.95

ZATANNA ANIMATED STATUE
Designed and Sculpted by Barsom


Advance-solicited; in stores October 13. The sexy sorceress Zatanna follows in her father Zatara's footsteps, using powerful magic as both a stage magician and a member of the Justice League of America! This limited edition, hand-painted cold-cast porcelain statue measures approximately 6" high x 6 1/2" wide x 7 3/4" deep and is packaged in a 4-color box.


FC, Statue $89.95

 
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