Hey Source gang,
What happens when the world's most legendary fighter enters the ring against the world's greatest hero? Well, if you were around in 1978 to pick up a copy of SUPERMAN VS. MUHAMMAD ALI, then you know what it was like. The historic one-shot featured the Man of Steel teaming up with The Greatest Boxer of All Time to stave off an alien invasion of Earth.
We've been posting a few stories from the DCU HOLIDAY SPECIAL this week to get everyone in a holiday state of mind, so why not post another? Here's a silent tale of the Dark Knight, from writer Jay Faerber and artist Peter Nguyen. [gallery link="file" columns="2"]
Have you been following Batwoman's origin? If not, now's your chance to catch the concluding chapter. DETECTIVE COMICS #860, from writer Greg Rucka and artist J.H. Williams III hits 12/23. [gallery link="file" columns="2"]
The holidays are in full swing, and with that in mind, we decided it'd be nice of us to unveil a few more March covers, all of which will hit later today. Take a look at upcoming covers for WONDER WOMAN, SECRET SIX, DOOM PATROL, JONAH HEX, BOOSTER GOLD and more below. [gallery link="file" columns="2"]
It's not a stretch to say Guillem March is one of the most talented artists in the Batman group. Doubly talented when it comes to creating compelling and great-looking covers. So, it was a no-brainer to suggest having him chat on the blog about just what his process is. Especially when the very talented Bat-editors Mike Marts and Janelle Siegel send me some pretty art to post. So, here's his take on the creation of GOTHAM CITY SIRENS #8. Take it away, Guillem:
What, did you think we'd stop at one? We continue to bring the holiday cheer today with another great story from the pages of the DCU HOLIDAY SPECIAL. This time we present you a tale of Sgt. Rock, by writer/artist Billy Tucci, who did a bang-up job on the recent SGT. ROCK: THE LOST BATTALION mini-series. Enjoy. [gallery]
DC Nation, it’s Go Time. The second wave of the Red Circle heroes is upon us! And with them, an array of talent so dizzying, you may need some Dramamine after this post! So hold on tight and read on! It all begins in The Shield #5 when Marco Rudy brings the Jaguar to life as the Shield battles Nazi robots deep in the Brazilian jungle. Check out Marco’s amazing design as he showcases the feral side of this mysterious new hero! Will he help the Shield – or hurt him?
Well, we gave you a little tease last week -- with some help from Matthew Sturges --about JSA ALL STARS #4 (which we've kindly included below), but what of the other titles tied to the team? I'm staying tight-lipped, but these cover images should help give you an idea to what's coming up. [gallery link="file"]
I get some guff around the office for being a bit of a Scrooge, but even I feel some warmth in my heart when flipping through the pages of the recently-released DCU HOLIDAY SPECIAL. So, because it's that time of year, we'll be presenting you with select tales from the issue as the holiday season hits. Check out this Ragman story, from writer Rob Levin and artist Brian Ching below, and happy holidays! [gallery link="file"]