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Tuesday Roundup: New Annuals, The Wake, Injustice: Gods Among Us, Watchmen, and More

Tuesday Roundup: New Annuals, The Wake, Injustice: Gods...

By Alex Nagorski Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Welcome to this week’s installment of Tuesday Roundup, our weekly feature giving you a look inside all of your favorite DC Entertainment comic books hitting the spinner rack this Wednesday.

Summer has arrived and the weather isn’t the only thing that’s heating up! This week DCE is delivering several new Annuals jam-packed with adventures featuring some of your favorite heroes! Swing over to the pages of BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT ANNUAL #1 to find out what happens when you take the Mad Hatter, the Penguin and Scarecrow and put them together in an abandoned house on Halloween night. These villains are about to discover who’s a greater foe: Batman or the darkest corners of their own imaginations.

Meanwhile, THE WAKE #1 marks the launch of one of the most hotly anticipated miniseries of the year, featuring the reunited talents of best-selling writer Scott Snyder and acclaimed artist Sean Murphy A claustrophobic thriller set beneath the sea, THE WAKE is one summer blockbuster you won’t want to miss! And speaking of summer stunners, make sure you get your hands on a copy of JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #4 for a shocking ending that will have your mind racing long after you’ve put the issue down.

Also hitting shelves this week is WATCHMEN DELUXE EDITION, an all-new hardcover collection of the original WATCHMEN series featuring never-before-seen sketches, bonus material and a new introduction by artist Dave Gibbons! Plus new action-filled Annuals from CATWOMAN, RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS, EARTH 2 and more!

  • USA TODAY ran an exclusive preview of THE WAKE #1 and interviewed the creative team of Scott Snyder and Sean Murphy.
  • BUZZFEED ran an exclusive preview of the previously unseen material featured in the new WATCHMEN DELUXE EDITION hardcover collection.
  • MTV GEEK ran an exclusive preview of JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #4.
  • NERDIST ran an exclusive preview of EARTH 2 ANNUAL #1.
  • IGN ran an exclusive preview of INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US #5.
  • NEWSARAMA ran an exclusive preview of BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT ANNUAL #1.
  • COMIC VINE ran an exclusive preview of CATWOMAN ANNUAL #1.

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