Batman Solicits for June

Batman Solicits for June

By DCE Editorial Monday, March 14th, 2011
Crime never sleeps in Gotham City. Here's an early look at June's BATMAN solicits. bminc_cv8 BATMAN INCORPORATED #8 Written by GRANT MORRISON Art by SCOTT CLARK Cover by CHRIS BURNHAM 1:25 Variant cover by SCOTT CLARK When Waynetech’s launch of Interworld is plagued by a series of “virtual murders,” Batman teams up with Oracle to hunt down the culprit in a simulated environment that’s slowly collapsing into post-apocalyptic zombie-haunted chaos. A computer-generated Batman adventure that brings Dark Knight justice to a wild new frontier, to face a new and virulent menace. In a world of numbers, does everything have a price? On sale JUNE 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T dtc_cv878 DETECTIVE COMICS #878 Written by SCOTT SNYDER Art JOCK and FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA Cover by JOCK Off the coast of Gotham City, with no help for miles, the vicious smuggler and pirate Tiger Shark holds Batman captive on his ship. Can Batman escape in time, or will he become food for Tiger Shark’s deadly pets? Plus: The saga of James Jr. continues. Is he a victim of circumstance or vicious killer? You decide. Don’t miss the shocking conclusion to “Hungry City.” On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T bm_cov711_solicit BATMAN #711 Written by TONY DANIEL Art by STEVE SCOTT and RYAN WINN Cover by TONY DANIEL Batman acts on his suspicions of a newly elected political figure in Gotham City and finds himself in deep water. With piranhas. Meanwhile, Two-Face fights his way back from the brink of death to find an unlikely ally who will show him that there are two sides to every story. On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T bmdk_5_solicit BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT #5 Written by DAVID FINCH Art by DAVID FINCH and SCOTT WILLIAMS Cover by DAVID FINCH 1:25 Variant cover by ANDY CLARKE David Finch’s brilliant take on Batman continues to explore the darker corners of Gotham City in the penultimate chapter of “Golden Dawn.” As The Dark Knight suffers one of his worst defeats, Jason Blood makes an unexpected move. With a surprise funeral and guest appearances by Etrigan, the Demon and Ragman, this series continues to heat up! RESOLICIT • On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T bm_gates_cv2 BATMAN: GATES OF GOTHAM #2 Written by SCOTT SNYDER and KYLE HIGGINS Art and cover by TREVOR MCCARTHY 1:25 Variant cover by DUSTIN NGUYEN Murder, mayhem and the building of an empire! Issue #2 throttles up the action as Batman tries to find the source of the attacks before the killer can strike again. But with the reveal of the fourth family of Gotham City and an old case from the early days of the city, is Batman playing right into the villain’s hands? On sale JUNE 22 • 2 of 6, 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T bmrob_cv24 BATMAN AND ROBIN #24 Written by JUDD WINICK Art and cover by GUILLEM MARCH The Red Hood is out! But the bigger mystery is who broke him out of prison – and why? His liberators seem to have plans for him. Plans that Jason wants no part of. It’s a street brawl, and unlikely allies come together! Batman, Robin and The Red Hood must fight alongside one another in a knockdown, drag-out battle, taking on the people who sprung Jason Todd. On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T bmbv3_cv6 BATMAN BEYOND #6 Written by ADAM BEECHEN Art by RYAN BENJAMIN and JOHN STANISCI Cover by DUSTIN NGUYEN “Industrial Revolution” continues as the crisis at Wayne-Powers escalates to frightening – and potentially deadly – proportions! And when the villain decides to reveal himself, the lives of everyone in Gotham City – hangs in the balance! Yes, that includes Batman himself! On sale JUNE 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T bopv2_cv13 BIRDS OF PREY #13 Written by GAIL SIMONE Art and cover by JESUS SAIZ Things get ugly as The Birds of Prey are trapped in a cunning puzzle box of a skyscraper, pursued by a nightmarish killer who holds all the cards, leaving only the Huntress, the reluctant aide of Renee Montoya, and The Question to free them! And what effect does the death of Oracle have on the team as they race to escape from hell? On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T bgv2_cv22 BATGIRL #22 Written by BRYAN Q. MILLER Art by PERE PEREZ Cover by DUSTIN NGUYEN When Stephanie Brown arrives in London for a top-secret Batman Incorporated assignment, jet lag, lost luggage and those terribly difficult accents are the least of Batgirl’s problems – the actual Greenwich Mean has been stolen, and as all of London literally grinds to a halt, it’s up to Batgirl and Squire to save the United Kingdom! Tally-ho! On sale JUNE 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T rrob_cv24 RED ROBIN #24 Written by FABIAN NICIEZA Art and cover by MARCUS TO and RAY MCCARTHY To survive the Assassination Tournament, Red Robin must survive an attack from Scarab’s Covenant of Ka, make it to Russia in time to rescue a critically injured oligarch, track the mercenary Promise and come to an unexpected confrontation with the mysterious sister of Ra’s al Ghul! On sale JUNE 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T gcs_cv24 GOTHAM CITY SIRENS #24 Written by PETER CALLOWAY Art by ANDRES GUINALDO and LORENZO RUGGIERO Cover by GUILLEM MARCH The breakout at Arkham continues here! When Batman shows up to stop the escaping villains, battle lines will be drawn. Will Selina stick by The Sirens? Or will she take on Harley and Ivy? The ending will shock you! Guest starring Batman, The Joker and Clayface. On sale JUNE 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T