Beyond The New 52 Group Solicits (August 2014)

Beyond The New 52 Group Solicits (August 2014)

By Clark Bull Monday, May 19th, 2014

SENSATION COMICS FEATURING WONDER WOMAN #1
Written by GAIL SIMONE and AMANDA DEIBERT
Art by ETHAN VAN SCIVER and CAT STAGGS
Cover by ETHAN VAN SCIVER
1:25 Variant cover by PHIL JIMENEZ
On sale AUGUST 20 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T
DIGITAL FIRST
Diana Prince: Amazon warrior, ambassador to Man’s world, or champion of women in need? All of the above! This digital-first anthology series will bring some of comics’ greatest talents to Themyscira, and give them leave to explore Diana, her world – and ours!
Gail Simone and Ethan Van Sciver kick things off when Oracle calls for help after the entire Bat-Family gets sidelined. But when Wonder Woman steps into the breach, Gotham City’s criminals get the surprise of their lives! Then, Amanda Deibert and Cat Staggs take Diana to school, where she meets her biggest fan!

TINY TITANS: RETURN TO THE TREEHOUSE #3
Written by ART BALTAZAR and FRANCO
Art and cover by ART BALTAZAR
On sale AUGUST 6 • 32 pg, FC, 3 of 6, $2.99 US • RATED E
The Tiny Titans seek the help of Billy Batson to see if they can build their new treehouse on magical Mount Olympus! But what happens to the Tiny Titans when they say Billy’s magic word? Check out the latest issue in this Eisner Award-winning series to find out! SHAZAM!

TEEN TITANS GO! #5
Written by SHOLLY FISCH and AMY WOLFRAM
Art by LEA HERNANDEZ and JORGE CORONA
Cover by DAN HIPP
On sale AUGUST 20 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E • DIGITAL FIRST
How do Beast Boy and Cyborg kill time between missions? By making prank calls, of course! Plus: A package for Raven leaves the rest of the Titans asking, “What’s in the box?!”

SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU? #48
Written by SCOTT NEELY
Art and cover by SCOTT NEELY
On sale AUGUST 13 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E
Shaggy gets himself in trouble at the gang’s yard sale, when he wears a Tiki memento from an old case. Is the Tiki really bad luck or is something else at play? Shaggy better think fast because Scooby is moving fast…in the opposite direction!

LOONEY TUNES #220
Written by SCOTT GROSS
Art by WALTER CARZON and HORACIO OTTOLINI
Cover by SCOTT GROSS
On sale AUGUST 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E
From swiping shampoo from hotels to sneaking into movies, no crime will escape Daffy Duck – as officer Duck Quackahan! Follow Daffy and his rookie partner Porky Pig as they turn the town inside out trying to catch the notorious Yosemite Sam and his gang.

BATMAN ‘66 MEETS THE GREEN HORNET #3
Written by KEVIN SMITH and RALPH GARMAN
Art by TY TEMPLETON
Cover by ALEX ROSS
On sale AUGUST 6 • 32 pg, FC, 3 of 6, $2.99 US • RATED E
DIGITAL FIRST
Robin and Kato…hostages of The Joker and General Gumm?! Even worse, the kidnapped crime fighters are forced into a battle to the death by the Dastardly Duo. With their purloined partners in peril, Batman and the Green Hornet have no choice but to work together. Will they be able to track down the hidden location of the captives’ cage match before either of their partners goes down for the count?

BATMAN ‘66 #14
Written by JEFF PARKER
Art by PAUL RIVOCHE
Cover by MICHAEL ALLRED
On sale AUGUST 27 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E • DIGITAL FIRST
Crime never sleeps, but even Batman can’t be on call 24-7. So the Caped Crusader introduces an ally who never needs rest: a futuristic Bat Robot! Astounding both Gotham City’s criminals and its police force, the chrome-plated crimefighter proves to be incredibly efficient. So much so that a dreaded question must be asked: Is it time for Batman and Robin to retire?

ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #16
Written by JOE KEATINGE
Art by MING DOYLE, BRENT SCHOONOVER, DAVID WILLIAMS, AL GORDON, TULA LOTAY and JASON SHAWN ALEXANDER
Cover by JON BOGDANOVE
On sale AUGUST 27 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
As citizens of Earth flee to the stars, Kamandi tells the story of Superman’s earliest defeat – one that haunted him for years. Don’t miss this epic adventure spanning the entirety of Superman’s lifetime, from an all-star roster of talent!

SMALLVILLE SEASON 11: CHAOS #1
Written by BRYAN Q. MILLER
Art by AGUSTIN PADILLA and DANIEL HDR
Cover by CAT STAGGS
On sale AUGUST 13 • 40 pg, FC, 1 of 4, $3.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
When Lex Luthor attempts to invest in Ted Kord’s new experiments, the scientists working on the supercollider are skeptical. But Lois Lane is at the Antarctic compound to cover scientific achievement, not corporate espionage, so it’s not until things go massively awry that her fiancé gets sucked into the action!

SMALLVILLE SEASON 11 SPECIAL #5
Written by BRYAN Q. MILLER
Art by DANIEL HDR and RODNEY BUCHEMI
Cover by CAT STAGGS
On sale JULY 30 • 48 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
When the DEO’s newest agent convinces Director Steve Trevor they need an expert in magicks, Tess knows just who to recommend. But Zatanna’s latest tour stop in London isn’t going well – until John Constantine sticks his nose into things!

BATMAN BEYOND UNIVERSE #13
Written by KYLE HIGGINS
Art by PHIL HESTER, THONY SILAS and ERIC WIGHT
Cover by MATTEO SCALERA
On sale AUGUST 27 • 48 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T
DIGITAL FIRST
Superstar artist Phil Hester (GREEN ARROW) joins the Beyond team for the start of a brand-new storyline, and the answers to the big questions of what really happened between Bruce Wayne and Terry McGinnis start to be revealed here! Plus: The Phantasm Returns!

HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE #16
Written by DAN ABNETT
Art by POP MHAN
Cover by KEN LASHLEY
On sale AUGUST 27 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US
“Wanted: He-Man and Adora!” After reaching the mystical island of Anwat-Gar, He-Man and Adora are still on the run from Hordak and his villainous Horde. And He-Man can’t shake the suspicion they’re being hunted – but by whom? Fan favorite villain Tri-Klops returns in the latest chapter of “The Origin of She-Ra!”

INFINITE CRISIS: THE FIGHT FOR THE MULTIVERSE #2
Written by DAN ABNETT
Art by TOM RANEY and STJEPAN SEJIC
Cover by DAN PANOSIAN
On sale AUGUST 20 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
Based on the hit videogame INFINITE CRISIS, the cosmos spanning series continues. On Earth Prime, Cyborg, The Flash and Zatanna search for the missing Batman. Meanwhile, still reeling from disaster, Batman and his strange new allies – Arcane Green Lantern, Gaslight Catwoman, Atomic Wonder Woman and Nightmare Robin – have taken off in pursuit of Atomic Two-Face. The killer’s in possession of the Eternal Key that he stole from Harbinger – and this artifact could give him the power to level a universe!

SCRIBBLENAUTS UNMASKED: A CRISIS OF IMAGINATION #8
Written by JOSH ELDER
Art and cover by ADAM ARCHER
On sale AUGUST 20 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E • DIGITAL FIRST
With the universe hanging in the balance, Maxwell and Lily must venture into worlds unknown to recruit new heroes for their Ultimate League of Ultimate Justice!

INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US YEAR TWO #9
Written by TOM TAYLOR
Art by BRUNO REDONDO and others
Cover by STEPHANE ROUX
On sale AUGUST 13 • 32 pg, FC,
$2.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
A powerful force of Green Lanterns, Sinestro Corps members and Guardians assaults Superman and his allies, while Gordon and the Birds of Prey attack the Hall of Justice. Meanwhile, in the Batcave, Black Canary prepares for what may be the riskiest confrontation of all.

INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US YEAR TWO #10
Written by TOM TAYLOR
Art by BRUNO REDONDO and others
Cover by JHEREMY RAAPACK
On sale AUGUST 27 • 32 pg, FC,
$2.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
As the attack of the Green Lanterns continues, things turn personal between Hal Jordan and Guy Gardner. At a turning point in the battle between former allies, Sinestro offers Hal a deadly choice. Meanwhile, the battle at the Hall of Justice may have come at a fatal price.

 

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