DC Comics The New 52 - Action Comics

DC Comics The New 52 - Action Comics

By DCE Editorial Monday, June 27th, 2011

DC Comics The New 52 // The New 52 - Superman

Action Comics #9

Written by GRANT MORRISON

Backup story written by SHOLLY FISCH

Art and cover by GENE HA

Backup story art by CULLY HAMNER

Variant cover by RAGS MORALES

1:200 B&W Variant cover by GENE HA

On sale MAY 2 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T

Combo pack edition: $4.99 US

• Featuring characters from parallel Earths, including PRESIDENT SUPERMAN! • Introducing new villain SUPERDOOM! • Guest artist GENE HA joins GRANT MORRISON for this tale of not one, not two, but THREE Earths! • And in the backup story, President Superman must stop a nuclear attack – but he can’t leave the White House!

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

Action Comics #8

Written by GRANT MORRISON

Art by RAGS MORALES and RICK BRYANT

Cover by RAGS MORALES

Variant cover by GARY FRANK

1:200 B&W Variant cover by RAGS MORALES

On sale APRIL 4 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T

Combo pack edition: $4.99 US

It’s the epic 30-page conclusion of Grant Morrison and Rags Morales’ majestic opening storyline! $3.99 gets you front row seats to the ascension of the DC Universe’s first Super Hero as The Man of Steel goes toe to tentacle with the all-new Brainiac for the final fate of Metropolis!

Action Comics #7

Written by GRANT MORRISON

Backup story written by SHOLLY FISCH

Art by RAGS MORALES and RICK BRYANT

Backup story art by BRAD WALKER

Cover by RAGS MORALES

Variant cover by GREG CAPULLO - 1:200 B&W Variant cover by RAGS MORALES

On sale MARCH 7 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T

Metropolis has been captured! To save it, Superman must push the limits of his nascent powers as never before! Aboard the ship that has the city captive, The Man of Steel finds an important tool that may help him defeat Metal-zero and his boss!

And as Superman fights foes in the sky, Steel must do what he can to protect those still in danger on the ground in a backup story by Sholly Fisch and Brad Walker!

Action Comics #6

Written by GRANT MORRISON

Backup story written by SHOLLY FISCH

Art by ANDY KUBERT and JESSE DELPERDANG

Backup story art by CHRISCROSS

Cover by ANDY KUBERT

Variant cover by RAGS MORALES

1:200 B&W Variant cover by ANDY KUBERT

On sale FEBRUARY 1 • RATED T

The breakneck pace of Grant Morrison’s run on ACTION COMICS continues as the Superman of the present day must team up with suspiciously different versions of the Legion of Super-Heroes to save the jeans-wearing Superman of five years ago! Whose hand is that on the cover? Why, the leader of the Anti-Superman Army, of course!

Plus, a backup by Sholly Fisch and ChrisCross that spins directly out of the lead story!

Action Comics #5

Written by GRANT MORRISON

Art by ANDY KUBERT and JESSE DELPERDANG

Cover by ANDY KUBERT and JOE PRADO

Variant cover by RAGS MORALES

1:200 B&W Variant cover by ANDY KUBERT

On sale JANUARY 4 • RATED T

As the assault from an alien threat takes a turn for the worse for Metropolis, keys facts about Superman’s past are brought to light for the first time! And how can certain elements from The Man of Steel’s future help to prevent the theft of the millennium? Don’t miss this awesome issue from series writer Grant Morrison and the guest art team of Andy Kubert and Jesse Delperdang!

Action Comics #4

Written by GRANT MORRISON and JOSHUA HALE FIALKOV

Art by RAGS MORALES, GENE HA, RICK BRYANT and MATT CAMP

Cover by RAGS MORALES

Variant cover by GREG CAPULLO

1:200 B&W Variant cover by RAGS MORALES

On sale DECEMBER 7

Is your mind prepared for an encounter with the deadly Terminauts? What awful master do they serve? What horrible fate awaits Superman and the city of Metropolis? The true scope of Grant Morrison and Rags Morales’ ACTION COMICS run begins to come into view, so get those sunglasses ready, ‘cause it is gonna be blinding!

And in a backup story from writer Joshua Hale Fialkov and artist Matt Camp that spins out of ACTION COMICS #2, John Henry Irons takes his first steps toward becoming the hero known as Steel!

Action Comics #3

Written by GRANT MORRISON

Art by RAGS MORALES, BRENT ANDERSON and RICK BRYANT

Cover by RAGS MORALES

1:25 Variant cover by MIKE CHOI

1:200 B&W Variant cover by RAGS MORALES

On Sale November 02, 2011

“Superman, Go Home!” In a startling tale only Grant Morrison could bring you, the people of Metropolis turn on their new champion! But why? Plus, shocking secrets from Krypton revealed!

Action Comics #2

Written by GRANT MORRISON

Art by RAGS MORALES and RICK BRYANT

Cover by RAGS MORALES

Variant cover by ETHAN VAN SCIVER

1:200 B&W variant cover by RAGS MORALES

On Sale October 05, 2011

In his weakest moment, Superman is taken down – but by whom? And if the world wasn’t ready for a man with super powers, they’re utterly unprepared for the rage of a Superman cornered! The cornerstone character of the new DCU continues his debut adventure!

Action Comics #1

The one and only Grant Morrison returns to Superman, joined by sensational artist Rags Morales (IDENTITY CRISIS), to bring you tales of The Man of Steel unlike any you’ve ever read! This extra-sized debut issue is the cornerstone of the entire DC Universe! Written by GRANT MORRISON Art by RAGS MORALES and RICK BRYANT Cover by RAGS MORALES On Sale September 07, 2011 Read more about Superman and Action Comics