DC Comics The New 52 - Men of War

DC Comics The New 52 - Men of War

By DCE Editorial Monday, June 27th, 2011

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Men of War #8

Written by JEFF LEMIRE and MATT KINDT

Art by TOM DERENICK

Cover by VIKTOR KALVACHEV

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

Frankenstein guest-stars! Frank walks through a rain of bombs over 1941 London before being dragged to the depths of the Pacific Ocean and onto the shores of Japan! Will he make it there in one piece so he can team up with G.I. Robot to defeat an Axis weapon that threatens to turn the tide of the war? Frankenstein’s success will hinge on the help of a four-armed super-spy assassin working in the shadows. It’s espionage and monster mayhem straight out of the pages of FRANKENSTEIN, AGENT OF S.H.A.D.E. in this weird tale of World War II!

Men of War #7

Written by JAMES ROBINSON and J.T. KRUL

Art by SCOTT KOLINS and PHIL WINSLADE

Cover by VIKTOR KALVACHEV

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

It’s not the War on Drugs, but these SAS soldiers find themselves battling for control of a poppy field. Can they knock out this Taliban cell’s money source in order to win the bigger battle? Plus: It might have been battle skill or luck that helped Blake survive the crash of his patrol helicopter in Iraq – but which will get him through returning to civilian life?

Men of War #6

Written by IVAN BRANDON and JOHN ARCUDI

Art by TOM DERENICK and RICHARD CORBEN

Cover by VICTOR KALVACHEV

On sale FEBRUARY 1 • US RATED T+

Joe Rock has escaped the mercenary soldiers holding Easy Company captive, but to free his men he must eliminate the payday that these unkillable men are after – and prove himself worthy of the title Sergeant Rock!

Also: A Battle of Gettysburg reenactment goes horribly wrong when the souls of the dead rise up for revenge!

Men of War #5

Written by IVAN BRANDON and MATT KINDT

Art by TOM DERENICK, PATRICK SCHERBERGER and DAN GREEN

Cover by VIKTOR KALVACHEV

On sale JANUARY 4 • RATED T+

Even beaten and captured, Joe Rock’s resolve is enough to attract the attention of an ageless military general. But will it be enough to help him escape a battalion of battle-hardened ghouls and save his men? Plus: She fights with skilled perfection, he with ferocious energy. Which will be the last blade standing – or are both of these knife-wielding spies doomed?

Men of War #4

Written by IVAN BRANDON and B. CLAY MOORE

Art by TOM DERENICK and PAUL McCAFFREY

Cover by VIKTOR KALVACHEV

On sale DECEMBER 7

Easy Company wrestles with the betrayal of one of their own, as each man processes Kobra’s secret in his own way. But the company must forge ahead, marching into unknown enemy territory – while an ancient evil lies waiting in a salty haze. Will this be the end for Rock and his men?

Plus: A team of mecha fans turned engineers have built the hardware of their dreams, but will it work out the way it always does in the movies?

Men of War #3

Written by IVAN BRANDON and JONATHAN VANKIN

Art by TOM DERENICK and PHIL WINSLADE

Cover by VIKTOR KALVACHEV

On Sale November 02, 2011

Sometimes even the best intel isn’t good enough. Rock and his men find themselves surrounded by dozens of guerrilla fighters when their last clip runs out – but bullets might not be their only weapon. Also: Ice and Tracker come face-to-face with a family of human shields. Can they clear the area in time for an incoming evac without harming innocents?

Men of War #2

Written by IVAN BRANDON and JONATHAN VANKIN Art by TOM DERENICK and PHIL WINSLADE Cover by VIKTOR KALVACHEV On Sale October 05, 2011 In the split second after a heavy-weapons blast the air goes silent and still, just as it does in the ghostly realm of Circe. How will Rock and his team of men – battle-hardened, but still human – survive a villainess who can walk on the very wind? Plus, Navy Seals Ice and Tracker go where no boots are on the ground, but when their mission is compromised, how will they tell friend from foe?

Men of War #1

On the ground and on the front lines, a young, headstrong soldier known as Joe Rock assumes the command of Easy Company – a grizzled team of ex-military men turned contractors. Will they survive the battle-scarred landscape carved by the DCU’s Super-Villains? Find out in this explosive new series from Ivan Brandon (Viking) and Tom Derenick (JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA)! Written by IVAN BRANDON Art by TOM DERENICK Cover by VIKTOR KALVACHEV On Sale September 07, 2011 Previous Coverage Read more about Men of War