DC Comics Releases New "Super League" Details and Art

Sat, February 13th, 2016 at 11:36am PST | Updated: February 13th, 2016 at 11:36am

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"Super League," hits shelves this April, and DC Comics just released an early look at the gorgeous covers that will span the eight-part crossover between "Superman," "Batman/Superman," "Superman/Wonder Woman" and "Action Comics." All eight issues will be written by Peter Tomasi, and illustrated by a variety of artists, including Mikel Janin, Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza, Tyler Kirkham and more.

Check out all eight covers for "Super League" below, as well as three pages from the first issue SUPERMAN #51, featuring art by Mikel Janin.

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SUPERMAN #51: Written by Peter J. Tomasi, art by Mikel Janin, cover by John Romita, Jr. and Klaus Janson. It’s the start of a new chapter in the Man of Steel’s life that will change everything you know as the epic eight-part "Super League" kicks off. On sale April 6.

SUPERMAN 51 cover by John Romita Jr and Klaus Janson
SUPERMAN #51 Cover by John Romita, Jr. and Klaus Janson

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SUPERMAN #51 Art by Mikel Janin

BATMAN/SUPERMAN #31: Written by Peter J. Tomasi, art by Doug Mahnke and Jaime Mendoza, cover by Yanick Paquette. In part two of "Super League," Superman enlists Batman’s aid in seeking out people that can help form his new super-league. On sale April 13.

BATMAN SUPERMAN 31 cover by Yanick Paquette
BATMAN/SUPERMAN #31 Cover by Yanick Paquette

ACTION COMICS #51: Written by Peter J. Tomasi, art by Fernando Pasarin, cover by Karl Kerschl. Superman is shocked to learn that Kara has been missing for some time as part three of "Super League" begins! On sale April 20.

ACTION COMICS 51 cover by Karl Kerschl
ACTION COMICS #51 Cover by Karl Kerschl

SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN #28: Written by Peter J. TomasI, art by Ed Benes, cover by Paul Renaud. In part four of "Super League," Wonder Woman and Superman encounter the being that was discovered in BATMAN/SUPERMAN #31. On sale April 27.

SUPERMAN WONDER WOMAN 28 cover by Paul Renaud
SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN #28Cover by Paul Renaud

BATMAN/SUPERMAN #32: Written by Peter J. Tomasi, art by Tyler Kirkham, cover by Yanick Paquette. "Super League" continues this month as Kal-El’s bid to strengthen his forces brings him, Batman and Wonder Woman into China and into conflict with the might of that nation’s greatest heroes: the Great 10! On sale May 4.

BATMAN SUPERMAN 32 cover by Yanick Paquette
BATMAN/SUPERMAN #32 Cover by Yanick Paquette

ACTION COMICS #52: Written by Peter J. Tomasi, art by Fernando Pasarin, cover by John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson. "Super League" continues—as two Supermen meet at last: pre-New 52 Superman meets the current Clark.On sale May 11.

ACTION COMICS 52 cover by John Romita Jr and Klaus Janson
ACTION COMICS #52 Cover by John Romita Jr. and Klaus Janson

SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN #29: Written by Peter J. Tomasi, art by Doug Mahnke and Jaime Mendoza, cover by Karl Kerschl. It’s the penultimate chapter of "Super League"! When all the Supermen have fallen, it’s Supergirl to the rescue! On sale May 18.

SUPERMAN WONDER WOMAN 29 cover by Karl Kerschl
SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN #29 Cover by Karl Kerschl

SUPERMAN #52: Written by Peter J. Tomasi, art and cover by Mikel Janin. The "Super League" epic concludes in one explosive fight as the new master villain uses Superman's own solar super flare power against everyone. On sale May 25.

SUPERMAN 52 cover by Mikel Janin
SUPERMAN #52 Cover by Mikel Janin

DC Comics' full May 2016 solicitations are scheduled for release on Tuesday, Feb. 16.

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