Official Press Release
Mike Mignola, Kevin Nowlan, Humberto Ramos, Chris Bachalo, John Cassaday, Terry Dodson, Glenn Fabry and Sam Kieth will join the Usual Gang of Idiots next month in the pages of MAD #472 (SEP060266). The artists will illustrate "Lesser Known Super-Villains," which profiles evildoers including the Yakmaster, Dr. Umbrage, the Clarinetist and Professor Generico.
"We wanted this comic book villains article to be as authentic as possible," says MAD Editor John Ficarra. "So we went out and found the most sinister and evil comic book artists working today."
In addition, DC Comics offers retailers a special, returnable overship on this issue. Retailers who have placed an initial order for this issue may order up to the same quantity under the item code (AUG068114); these additional copies will be made returnable at a later date.
Retailers who did not order this issue may order up to 10 copies of the issue under the same item code, AUG068114.
Please note that all order for the overship must be received by October 5. Overship copies of MAD #472 (AUG068114) will appear on retailers' invoices at no cost; retailers will be billed for sold issues after all returns are received.
DC Comics will announce return dates on this overship at a later date.
MAD #472 (SEP060266) is solicited in the September Previews (Volume XVI #9) and is scheduled to arrive in stores on November 1.