The New 52 Group Solicits, Part 1 (February 2014)

The New 52 Group Solicits, Part 1 (February 2014)

By Alex Nagorski Monday, November 11th, 2013

FOREVER EVIL #6
Written by GEOFF JOHNS
Art by DAVID FINCH and RICHARD FRIEND
Cover by DAVID FINCH
1:25 Variant cover by ETHAN VAN SCIVER
1:50 Variant cover by ETHAN VAN SCIVER
1:100 Variant cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO
On sale FEBRUARY 19 • 32 pg, 6 OF 7, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T • Combo pack edition: $4.99 US

The final fate of Nightwing! The most unlikely of allies have set the Crime Syndicate in their sights — and they’re playing for keeps while the life of a hero hangs in the balance! Plus, the identity of the mysterious man in the hood is finally revealed!

This issue is also offered as a combo pack edition with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.

JUSTICE LEAGUE #28
Written by GEOFF JOHNS
Art and cover by IVAN REIS and JOE PRADO
1:25 Steampunk variant cover by DAN PANOSIAN
On sale FEBRUARY 19 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T
Combo pack edition: $4.99 US

“FOREVER EVIL” continues! With the Justice League gone, new heroes continue to rise up throughout the DC Universe! The Crime Syndicate tried to kill him, but now Cyborg is back to settle the score — and with him are The Metal Men!

This issue is also offered as a combo pack edition with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.

JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #12
Written by MATT KINDT
Art by EDDY BARROWS, EBER FERREIRA and TOM DERENICK
Cover by EDDY BARROWS and EBER FERREIRA
1:25 Steampunk variant cover by MATTEO SCALERA
On sale FEBRUARY 12 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T
Combo pack edition: $4.99 US

A devastating battle against Despero begins as Manhunter and Stargirl arrive in San Francisco to save Stargirl’s family from Firestorm’s fallout!

This issue is also offered as a combo pack edition with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.

FOREVER EVIL: A.R.G.U.S. #5
Written by STERLING GATES
Art by NEIL EDWARDS, JASON PAZ and JAY LEISTEN
Cover by HOWARD PORTER
1:25 B&W Variant cover by HOWARD PORTER
On sale FEBRUARY 26 • 32 pg, 5 of 6, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

A.R.G.U.S. leader Colonel Steve Trevor has struck a deadly alliance with Killer Frost in order to find Wonder Woman’s lost lasso! Only one problem: the lasso is in the hands of the deadly Cheetah, who doesn’t mind soaking it in Trevor’s blood!

FOREVER EVIL: ARKHAM WAR #5
Written by PETER J. TOMASI
Art by SCOT EATON and JAIME MENDOZA
Cover by JASON FABOK
1:25 B&W Variant cover by JASON FABOK
On sale FEBRUARY 5 • 32 pg, 5 of 6, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

Bane must face Scarecrow’s army of criminal psychopaths who have been enhanced by his Venom toxin! The fate of Gotham City hangs in the balance as Bane faces odds even he might not be able to beat!

FOREVER EVIL: ROGUES REBELLION #5
Written by BRIAN BUCCELLATO
Art by SCOTT HEPBURN
Cover by DECLAN SHALVEY
1:25 B&W Variant cover by DECLAN SHALVEY
On sale FEBRUARY 12 • 32 pg, FC, 5 of 6, $2.99 US • RATED T

The Rogues against the might of The Royal Flush Gang! Guess who just got dealt a losing hand? Do the boys have any more tricks up their sleeves, or will this be the end of their run?

TRINITY OF SIN: THE PHANTOM STRANGER #16
Written by J.M. DeMATTEIS
Art by FERNANDO BLANCO
Cover by GUILLEM MARCH
On sale FEBRUARY 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

“FOREVER EVIL: BLIGHT” continues! The Justice League Dark infiltrates the Crime Syndicate – by striking an unholy alliance with Aquaman’s evil doppelganger: The Sea King! Continues in this month’s CONSTANTINE #11!

CONSTANTINE #11
Written by RAY FAWKES
Art by ACO
Cover by HOWARD PORTER
On sale FEBRUARY 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

“FOREVER EVIL: BLIGHT” continues! Project Thaumaton revealed! The Crime Syndicate has twisted the world’s greatest mystics into something horrible – is this the beginning of the end? Continues in this month’s TRINITY OF SIN: PANDORA #8!

TRINITY OF SIN: PANDORA #8
Written by RAY FAWKES
Art by FRANCIS PORTELA
Cover by JULIAN TOTINO TEDESCO
On sale FEBRUARY 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

“FOREVER EVIL: BLIGHT” continues! Pandora and The Justice League Dark race to save the world’s mystics from The Crime Syndicate! Continues in this month’s JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #28!

JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #28
Written by J.M. DeMATTEIS
Art and cover by MIKEL JANIN
1:25 Steampunk variant cover by TOMMY LEE EDWARDS
On sale FEBRUARY 26 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T

“FOREVER EVIL: BLIGHT” continues! What has The Crime Syndicate done to the world’s most powerful mystics – and what is Project Thaumaton? The world continues to grow darker before the dawn and Constantine will be forced to do the unthinkable!

SUICIDE SQUAD #28
Written by MATT KINDT
Art by PATRICK ZIRCHER
Cover by STEVE SKROCE
On sale FEBRUARY 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

The Thinker unleashes OMAC on the Suicide Squad at the doors of Belle Reve! In this epic clash, not all will survive!

GREEN LANTERN/RED LANTERNS #28
Written by ROBERT VENDITTI and CHARLES SOULE
Art by BILLY TAN and ALESSANDRO VITTI
GREEN LANTERN Cover by BILLY TAN
RED LANTERNS Cover by STEPHEN SEGOVIA
On sale FEBRUARY 5 • 48 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T
Combo pack edition: $3.99 US

Don’t miss this amazing flip-issue with two covers at a special price of just $2.99! This DOUBLE ISSUE contains both GREEN LANTERN #28 and RED LANTERNS #28! With dozens of sectors in open rebellion against the Green Lantern Corps, Hal Jordan is faced with a crisis in the sector most important to him: 2814, home of Earth…as well as Ysmault, home of the Red Lanterns. Hal made a dangerous bargain with Guy Gardner, and now it’s time to pay up! Plus: Guy and the Red Lanterns take over policing Sector 2814! And you’ll want to keep reading RED LANTERNS next month to see what happens to their newest member: SUPERGIRL!

GREEN LANTERN CORPS #28
Written by VAN JENSEN
Art and cover by BERNARD CHANG
1:25 Steampunk variant cover by HOWARD CHAYKIN
On sale FEBRUARY 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

The Green Lanterns are under siege from the secretive Durlans – so it’s time to find the one Lantern who knows all of the Durlans’ tricks! But how do you find a shapeshifter who could be anywhere in the universe? And when the Green Lanterns find out who their newest allies are, some of them might prefer no help at all!

GREEN LANTERN: NEW GUARDIANS #28
Written by JUSTIN JORDAN
Art and cover by BRAD WALKER and DREW HENNESSY
1:25 Steampunk variant cover by KLAUS JANSON
On sale FEBRUARY 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

The fiery religion of the goddess X’Hal has brought peace to a star system that has only known conflict! Could this be the galactic paradise that Kyle Rayner and the New Guardians have been searching for? If it is, it won’t last long — because the mysterious beings known as The God-Killers have X’Hal — and Kyle — in their sights!

LARFLEEZE #8
Written by KEITH GIFFEN and J.M. DeMATTEIS
Art by SCOTT KOLINS
Cover by TYLER KIRKHAM
On sale FEBRUARY 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

Larfleeze has more than he knows what to do with – especially cosmic entities that want to kill him! But Larfleeze will brave it all if it means getting more, and getting his “butler,” Stargrave, back!

AQUAMAN #28
Written by JEFF PARKER
Art and cover by PAUL PELLETIER and SEAN PARSONS
1:25 Steampunk variant cover by RICHARD HORIE
On sale FEBRUARY 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

He’s saved a diver from a vicious shark attack – but he’ll soon regret it. His most powerful weapon has been stolen from his care – and he’s never even heard of the man who took it. But Aquaman’s greatest challenge yet may be Amnesty Bay’s ten year high school reunion!

THE FLASH #28
Written by BRIAN BUCCELLATO
Art by PATRICK ZIRCHER
Cover by PASQUAL FERRY
1:25 Steampunk variant cover by HOWARD CHAYKIN
On sale FEBRUARY 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

The Flash and Deadman team up to stop The Miner – by killing him?

GREEN ARROW #28
Written by JEFF LEMIRE
Art and cover by ANDREA SORRENTINO
“We Can Be Heroes” blank variant cover available
On sale FEBRUARY 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

 “The Outsiders War” part 3! If you’re still in shock over the end of last issue, just wait until you see happens next! Nothing could have prepared Green Arrow for this!

JUSTICE LEAGUE 3000 #3
Written by KEITH GIFFEN and J.M. DeMATTEIS
Art and cover by HOWARD PORTER
On sale FEBRUARY 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

The Flash is defeated. Green Lantern is in the clutches of Locus, a psychotic teenaged girl with the powers of God. And Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman have been banished to a planet wide penal colony!

WONDER WOMAN #28
Written by BRIAN AZZARELLO
Art and cover by CLIFF CHIANG
1:25 Steampunk variant cover by J.G. JONES
On sale FEBRUARY 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

The last time the First Born came for Olympus, it took the death of the God of War to stop him. And if Wonder Woman is now the God of War…and if the First Born is more determined than ever to claim his birthright…then things are about to get VERY violent indeed!

WORLDS’ FINEST #20
Written by PAUL LEVITZ
Art by R.B. SILVA and JOE WEEMS
Cover by EMANUALA LUPACCHINO
On sale FEBRUARY 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

Power Girl and Huntress come face to face with the Superman and Batman of the DC Universe for the first time in chapter 2 of “First Contact”! Continues in next month’s BATMAN/SUPERMAN #9!

EARTH 2 #20
Written by TOM TAYLOR
Art by BARRY KITSON
Cover by JAE LEE
1:25 Steampunk variant cover by DAN PANOSIAN
On sale FEBRUARY 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T

Superman’s plans for Earth 2 finally come to light as Batman, Hawkgirl and Red Tornado join a new ally who could turn the tide in the war with Apokolips.

ANIMAL MAN #28
Written by JEFF LEMIRE
Art and cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE
On sale FEBRUARY 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

“Evolve or Die!” concludes as Animal Man marshals every last bit of power he has to protect his daughter from Brother Blood! But will it be enough to save Maxine and the Red — or will Buddy lose another child?

SWAMP THING #28
Written by CHARLES SOULE
Art and cover by JAVI PINA
On sale FEBRUARY 5 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T+

At last, the origin of the mysterious Capucine, including the revelation of the threat so deadly – it’s enough to make a thousand-year-old assassin run for help! Plus, the fateful decision Swamp Thing made last issue will have consequences that he – and the world – could never have seen coming!

TEEN TITANS #28
Written by SCOTT LOBDELL
Art by TYLER KIRKHAM and ART THIBERT
Cover by BRETT BOOTH and NORM RAPMUND
1:25 Steampunk variant cover by JASON PEARSON
On sale FEBRUARY 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T