DC Rolls Out New Collected Editions Including "Absolute Batman: The Long Halloween"

Wed, November 1st, 2006 at 12:00am PST

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Official Press Release

DC Comics continues the rollout of new collected editions for early 2007 with titles scheduled to arrive in stores in March and April. Included among these titles is ABSOLUTE BATMAN: THE LONG HALLOWEEN, collecting the modern classic by writer Jeph Loeb and artist Tim Sale.

Also on the list from the DCU are the first collection of ALL STAR SUPERMAN by Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely and ten more "One Year Later" titles. The new Vertigo series DEADMAN gets its debut collection, as does WildStorm's THE BOYS. In addition, CMX premieres three new series with the debut volumes of GO GO HEAVEN!!, THE TIME GUARDIAN and CANON.

DC's new collected editions for March and April are:

DC UNIVERSE

March instore:

BATMAN: SNOW TP

Writers: Dan Curtis Johnson and J.H. Williams III

Artist: Seth Fisher

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 128 pages

Collects: BATMAN: LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #191-196

CRISIS ON MULTIPLE EARTHS: THE TEAM-UPS VOL. 2 TP

Writers: Gardner Fox, John Broome and Mike Friedrich

Artists: Gil Kane, Neal Adams, Carmine Infantino, Murphy Anderson and Sid Greene

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 200 pages

Collects: THE ATOM #29 and 36, THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #62, THE FLASH #170 and 173, GREEN LANTERN #45 and 61, and THE SPECTRE #3

THE FLASH: THE FASTEST MAN ALIVE - LIGHTNING IN A BOTTLE TP

Writers: Danny Bilson and Paul DeMeo

Artists: Ken Lashley, Karl Kerschl, Andy Kubert and Joe Kubert

Price: $12.99 US/$15.99 CAN

Page count: 144 pages

Collects: THE FLASH: THE FASTEST MAN ALIVE #1-6

GREEN ARROW: CRAWLING FROM THE WRECKAGE TP

Writer: Judd Winick

Artists: Scott McDaniel and Andy Owens

Price: $12.99 US/$15.99 CAN

Page count: 144 pages

Collects: GREEN ARROW #60-65

GREEN LANTERN: REBIRTH TP

Writer: Geoff Johns

Artists: Ethan Van Sciver and Prentis Rollins

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 176 pages

Collects: GREEN LANTERN: REBIRTH #1-6

NIGHTWING: BROTHERS IN BLOOD TP

Writer: Bruce Jones

Artists: Joe Dodd, Bit, Paco Diaz, Robert Teranishi and Wes Craig

Cover artist: Jock

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 168 pages

Collects: NIGHTWING #118-124

ROBIN: WANTED TP

Writer: Adam Beechen

Artists: Freddie Williams II, Karl Kerschl, Ed McGuinness, Dexter Vines and Prentiss Rollins

Cover artist: Patrick Gleason

Price: $12.99 US/$15.99 CAN

Page count: 144 pages

Collects: ROBIN #148-153

SECRET SIX: SIX DEGREES OF DEVASTATION TP

Writer: Gail Simone

Artists: Brad Walker and Jimmy Palmiotti

Cover artist: Karl Kerschl

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 144 pages

Collects: SECRET SIX #1-6

SHADOWPACT: THE PENTACLE PLOT TP

Writer: Bill Willingham

Artists: Bill Willingham, Steve Scott and Wayne Faucher

Cover artist: Bill Willingham

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 168 pages

Collects: SHADOWPACT #1-7

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: HAWKMAN VOL. 1 TP

Writers: Gardner Fox and Bob Haney

Artists: Joe Kubert, Gil Kane, Murphy Anderson, Carmine Infantino and Howard Purcell

Price: $16.99 US/$20.99 CAN

Page count: 560 pages

Collects: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #34-36, 42-44 and 51, MYSTERY IN SPACE #87-90 and HAWKMAN #1-11


SHOWCASE PRESENTS: THE HOUSE OF MYSTERY VOL. 2 TP

Writers: Joe Orlando, Jack Oleck, Sergio Aragones, Gerry Conway, Len Wein, Sam Glanzman, Archie Goodwin, Len Wein, John Albano, Steve Skeates, Robert Kanigher, Virgil North, Michael Fleisher, E. Nelson Bridwell, Virgil Redondo, Sheldon Mayer, Steve Skeates and others

Artists: Bernie Wrightson, Sergio Aragones, Neal Adams, Nestor Redondo, Mort Meskin, Ralph Reese, Bernard Baily, Michael Wm. Kaluta, Tony Dezuiga, Gray Morrow, Alex Toth, Wayne Howard, Nick Cardy, Joe Orlando, Gil Kane, Frank Giacoia, Jack Sparling, Leonard Starr, Dick Dillin, Mike Sekowsky, Wallace Wood, Jack Kirby, Rich Buckler, John Giunta, Bob Oksner, Bob Brown, George Roussos, Gene Colan, John Prentice, Ernie Chua, Jim Aparo, Win Mortimer, Alex Nio, Gerry Talaoc, George Tuska, E.R. Cruz, Ruben Yandoc, Alfredo Alcala, Rudy Nebres, Jose Delbo, Dan Green and others

Price: $16.99 US/$20.99 CAN

Page count: 552 pages

Collects: THE HOUSE OF MYSTERY #195-211

SUPERGIRL: CANDOR TP

Writers: Greg Rucka, Mark Verheiden and Joe Kelly

Artists: Ian Churchill, Ed Benes, Kevin Maguire and others

Cover artist: Ian Churchill

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 176 pages

Collects: SUPERGIRL #6-9, SUPERMAN/BATMAN #27, SUPERMAN #223, and pages from JSA CLASSIFIED #2 and JLA #122-123

SUPERMAN/BATMAN: THE GREATEST STORIES EVER TOLD VOL. 1 TP

Writers: Edmond Hamilton, Jeph Loeb, John Byrne, Karl Kesel, Greg Rucka, Cary Bates and Len Wein

Artists: Curt Swan, Ed McGuinness, John Byrne, Dick Giordano, Peter Doherty, George Klein, Tim Sale, Dick Dillin, Neal Adams, Joe Giella, Dan Davis and others

Cover artist: Alex Ross

Price: $19.99 US/$23.99 CAN

Page count: 200 pages

Collects: SUPERMAN #76, MAN OF STEEL #3, WORLD'S FINEST #88, 142, 159, 176 and 207, DETECTIVE COMICS #756, BATMAN & SUPERMAN: WORLD'S FINEST #7, SUPERMAN/BATMAN SECRET FILES 2003 and more

SUPERMAN: THE ACTION COMICS ARCHIVES VOL. 5 HC

Writers: Jerry Siegel, Don Cameron and Alvin Schwartz

Artists: Joe Shuster, Wayne Boring, Stan Kaye, Sam Citron, Ira Yarbrough, George Roussos, Ed Dobrotka, Jack Burnley and John Sikela

Price: $49.99 US/$60.99 CAN

Page count: 228 pages

Collects: Stories from ACTION COMICS #69-85

April instore:

ABSOLUTE BATMAN: THE LONG HALLOWEEN HC

Writer: Jeph Loeb

Artist: Tim Sale

Price: $75.00 US/$92.00 CAN

Page count: 400 pages

Collects: BATMAN: THE LONG HALLOWEEN #1-13

ALL STAR SUPERMAN VOL. 1 HC

Writer: Grant Morrison

Artist: Frank Quitely

Price: $19.99 US/$26.99 CAN

Page count: 160 pages

Collects: ALL STAR SUPERMAN #1-6

BATMAN AND THE MAD MONK TP

Writer/artist: Matt Wagner

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 144 pages

Collects: BATMAN AND THE MAD MONK #1-6

BATMAN: DETECTIVE TP

Writer: Paul Dini

Artists: J.H. Williams III, Don Kramer, Joe Benitez, Wayne Faucher, Victor Llamas

Cover artist: Simone Bianchi

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 144 pages

Collects: DETECTIVE COMICS #821-826

CRISIS ON MULTIPLE EARTHS VOL. 5 TP

Writer: Gerry Conway

Artists: Dick Dillin, George Prez, Dick Giordano, Frank McLaughlin, Rich Buckler, Jim Starlin and Bob Smith

Cover artist: George Prez

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 176 pages

Collects: JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #159-160, 171-172 and 183-185

HAWKGIRL: THE MAW TP

Writer: Walter Simonson

Artist: Howard Chaykin

Price: $17.99 US/$21.99 CAN

Page count: 168 pages

Collects: HAWKGIRL #50-56

JONAH HEX VOL. 2: GUNS OF VENGEANCE TP

Writers: Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray

Artists: Luke Ross, Dylan Teague, Tony Dezuiga, Phil Noto, David Michael Beck, Paul Gulacy, Jimmy Palmiotti, Giuseppe Camuncoli and Art Thibert

Price: $12.99 US/$15.99 CAN

Page count: 144 pages

Collects: JONAH HEX #7-12

JUSTICE VOL. 1 TP

Writers: Jim Krueger and Alex Ross

Artists: Doug Braithwaite and Alex Ross

Cover artist: Alex Ross

Price: $12.99 US/$15.99 CAN

Page count: 160 pages

Collects: JUSTICE #5-8

SGT. ROCK: THE PROPHECY TP

Writer: Joe Kubert

Artists: Joe Kubert, Adam Kubert and Andy Kubert

Price: $17.99 US/$21.99 CAN

Page count: 144 pages

Collects: SGT. ROCK: THE PROPHECY #1-6

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SUPERMAN VOL. 3 TP

Writers: Jerry Siegel, Bill Finger, Jerry Coleman, Otto Binder, Edmond Hamilton, Robert Bernstein and Leo Dorfman

Artists: Curt Swan, Al Plastino, Stan Kaye, Sheldon Moldoff, George Klein, Jim Mooney, George Papp, Kurt Schaffenberger and Wayne Boring

Price: $16.99 US/$20.99 CAN

Page count: 560 pages

Collects: Stories from ACTION COMICS #276-292 and SUPERMAN #146-156

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: TEEN TITANS VOL. 2 TP

Writers: Bob Haney, Marv Wolfman, Mike Friedrich, Neal Adams, Robert Kanigher and Steve Skeates

Artists: Nick Cardy, Gil Kane, Neal Adams, George Tuska, Carmine Infantino, Sal Amendola, Dick Dillin, Jim Aparo, Wallace Wood, Joe Giella and Irv Novick

Price: $16.99 US/$20.99 CAN

Page count: 512 pages

Collects: TEEN TITANS #19-36, THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #83 and 94 and WORLD'S FINEST #205

THE SPIRIT ARCHIVES VOL. 21 HC

Writer/artist: Will Eisner

Price: $49.99 US/$60.99 CAN

Page count: 204 pages

Collects: Spirit sections from July 2 - December 31, 1950

SUPERGIRL AND THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES VOL. 4: ADULT EDUCATION TP

Writers: Mark Waid and Tony Bedard

Artists: Barry Kitson, Adam DeKraker and Rob Stull

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 192 pages

Collects: SUPERGIRL AND THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #20-27

WONDER WOMAN: THE GREATEST STORIES EVER TOLD TP

Writers: William Moulton Marston, Robert Kanigher, Dennis O'Neil, George Prez and Phil Jimenez

Artists: H.G. Peter, Ross Andru, George Prez, Phil Jimenez and others

Cover artist: Alex Ross

Price: $19.99 US/$23.99 CAN

Page count: 192 pages

VERTIGO

March instore:

DEADMAN VOL. 1: DEADMAN WALKING TP

Writer: Bruce Jones

Artist: John Watkiss

ISBN: 1-4012-1236-0 / 978-1-4012-1236-0

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Collects: DEADMAN #1-5

THE EXTERMINATORS VOL. 2: INSURGENCY TP

Writer: Simon Oliver

Artists: Tony Moore, Chris Samnee and Ande Parks

Cover Artist: Philip Bond

Price: $12.99 US/$15.99 CAN

Page count: 128 pages

Collects: THE EXTERMINATORS #6-10

LOVELESS VOL. 2: THICKER THAN BLACKWATER TP

Writer: Brian Azzarello

Artists: Marcelo Frusin, Danijel Zezelj and Werther Dell'Edera

Cover artist: Marcelo Frusin

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 168 pages

Collects: LOVELESS #6-12

April instore:

AMERICAN SPLENDOR VOL. 1: ANOTHER DAY TP

Writer Harvey Pekar

Artists: Dean Haspiel, Ty Templeton, Hilary Barta, Greg Budgett, Gary Dumm, Richard Corben, Eddie Campbell, Chris Samnee, Leonardo Manco, Chandler Wood, Chris Weston, Rick Geary, Josh Neufeld, Zachary Baldus, Steve Vance, Hunt Emerson, Bob Fingerman, Ho Che Anderson, Glenn Fabry, Giuseppe Camuncoli and Gilbert Hernandez

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 136 pages

Collects: AMERICAN SPLENDOR #1-4

JOHN CONSTANTINE: HELLBLAZER - REASONS TO BE CHEERFUL TP

Writer: Mike Carey

Artists: Leonardo Manco, Giuseppe Camuncoli and Lorenzo Ruggiero

Cover artist: Tim Bradstreet

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 144 pages

Collects: JOHN CONSTANTINE: HELLBLAZER #201-206

SANDMAN MYSTERY THEATRE VOL. 5: DR. DEATH AND THE NIGHT OF THE BUTCHER TP

Writers: Matt Wagner and Steven T. Seagle

Artists: Guy Davis and Vince Locke

Cover artist: Gavin Wilson and Richard Bruning

Price: $19.99 US/$23.99 CAN

Page count: 208 pages

Collects: SANDMAN MYSTERY THEATRE #21-28

WILDSTORM

March instore:

THE BOYS VOL. 1

Writer: Garth Ennis

Artist: Darick Robertson

Price: $14.99 US/$17.99 CAN

Page count: 144 pages

Collects: THE BOYS #1-6

EX MACHINA VOL. 5: SMOKE SMOKE

Writer: Brian K. Vaughan

Artists: Tony Harris & Tom Feister

Cover artist: Tony Harris

Price: $12.99 US/15.99 CAN

Page count: 120 pages

Collects: EX MACHINA #21-25

April instore:

THUNDERBOLT JAXON TP

Writer: Dave Gibbons

Artist: John Higgins

Cover artist: Dave Gibbons

Price: $19.99 US/$23.99 CAN

Page count: 128 pages

Collects: THUNDERBOLT JAXON #1-5

CMX

March instore:

EMMA VOL. 3

Writer/artist: Kaoru Mori

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 192 pages

GO GO HEAVEN!! VOL. 1

Writer/artist: Keiko Yamada

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 192 pages

MOON CHILD VOL. 6

Writer/artist: Reiko Shimizu

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 192 pages

OYAYUBIHIME INFINITY VOL. 4

Writer/artist: Toru Fujieda

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 224 pages

PIECES OF A SPIRAL VOL. 7

Writer/artist: Kaimu Tachibana

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 200 pages

SEIMADEN VOL. 8

Writer/artists: You Higuri

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 180 pages

THE TIME GUARDIAN VOL. 1

Writer: Daimuro Kishi

Artist: Tamao Ichinose

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 192 pages

TOWER OF THE FUTURE VOL. 6

Writer/artist: Saki Hiwatari

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 176 pages


April instore:

CANON VOL. 1

Writer/artist: Chika Shiomi

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 200 pages

CIPHER VOL. 7

Writer/artist: Minako Narita

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 200 pages

DENSHA OTOKO VOL. 3

Writer: Hitori Nakano

Artist: Wataru Watanabe

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 208 pages

GALS! VOL. 10

Writer/artist: Mihona Fujii

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 200 pages

MEGATOKYO VOL. 5

Writer/artist: Fred Gallagher

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 240 pages

PENGUIN REVOLUTION VOL. 3

Writer/artist: Sakura Tsukuba

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 192 pages

THE RECIPE FOR GERTRUDE VOL. 4

Writer/artist: Nari Kusakawa

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 200 pages

VS. VOL. 5

Writer/artist: Keiko Yamada

Price: $9.99 US/$11.99 CAN

Page count: 192 pages

 
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