Vertigo for the DC Fan: Suiciders #1 by Lee Bermejo
NYCC 2010: BATMAN: EUROPA by Jim Lee and co-writers Brian Azzarello and Matteo Casali
This January, fans will get a Batman tale like no other, by two of the most masterful creators to ever take on the Dark Knight. BATMAN: EUROPA, a four-issue mini-series written to gritty perfection by FIRST WAVE’s Brian Azzarello and Matteo Casali with an all-star cast of artists, including Giuseppe Camuncoli (who is handling layouts for the entire series!), Diego Latorre and Jock. With a...
A double shot of Bernie Wrightson Batman? Sold.
Finally, the “lost” Bernie Wrightson Batman story has arrived. Written by veteran Ron Marz with inks by the masterful Kevin Nowlan, the story pits the Dark Knight against Solomon Grundy and features full-page illustrations throughout the issue. But that’s not all. BATMAN: HIDDEN TREASURES also features a newly-colored Wrightson and Len Wein classic, “Night of the Bat,” which originally...
A few variant covers for Tuesday
We’ve got another batch of nice variant cover art to unveil, including Lee Garbett’s gritty BATMAN: RETURN OF BRUCE WAYNE #6 cover, Gary Frank’s masterful take on GREEN ARROW #5, another lovely Cliff Chiang JUSTICE LEAGUE: GENERATION LOST cover, Gene Ha’s take on SUPERMAN #704 and the latest from regular WONDER WOMAN and ZATANNA variant cover artists Alex Garner and Brian Bolland, respectively...
The clock ticks for Batman as a life hangs in the balance
No one disputes the fact that Batman’s the world’s greatest detective – but can he solve a crime on a timer? Writer James Patrick and artist Steve Scott present a gritty, hardboiled tale of the Dark Knight in this special standalone issue that peeks into the mind of the Batman. BATMAN: CONFIDENTIAL #49 hits tomorrow. [gallery link="file"]
Bernard Chang steps in for a SUPERGIRL cameo
We swung by SUPERGIRL Assistant Editor Wil Moss’ office last week and got a chance to get a sneak peek at his usually impressive wall of covers, but also at a bit of news. Looks like the hyper-talented Bernard Chang will be returning to the Superman books with a guest spot on SUPERGIRL #57, pairing him with regular writer Sterling Gates. We’ve got a first look at some of the finished pages (which...
DC SUPER HEROES: THE ULTIMATE POP-UP BOOK on sale today
GRAPHIC CONTENT discusses what scares Stephen King
I know what scares me. But that’s not relevant. What is? How about what scares the master of horror, Stephen King? Monsters? Long lines in the grocery store? Vampires? Over at our sister blog, GRAPHIC CONTENT, you’ll find a video clip of King discussing just that, during his panel at The New Yorker Literary...
It’s the war of Americana in FREEDOM FIGHTERS #2
The Freedom Fighters face the ancient threat of the Renegades, whose magic may be too much for the heroes to overcome. Has the Lost America conquered the Living America? Only Justin Gray and Jimmy Palmiotti know, but we’ve got some clues from the second issue featuring the art of Travis Moore to help you along. FREEDOM FIGHTERS #2 hits tomorrow. [gallery link="file"]
Return of the Black Lanterns in BRIGHTEST DAY #11
Black Manta vs. Aquaman! The return of Deathstorm! And a double-page spread that will make your jaw drop. Twice. All courtesy of writers Geoff Johns and Peter Tomasi and the all star artistic team of Reis, Gleason, Clark and Prado. BRIGHTEST DAY #11 hits Wednesday. [gallery link="file"]
A look inside the LUTHOR HC with Lee Bermejo
They say you you can't go back, the past is the past. It isn't always true. When Azzarello and I found out we had the opportunity to add some additional material to our Lex Luthor story, it was like someone gave us the keys to the DeLorean. Although I think we can both look back at Luthor with some pride, there's also a bit of unfinished business there. That is, until now...