THREE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT … ACTION COMICS

Some have said that three is the magic number. If that’s the case, November should be a fascinating month. Here at THE SOURCE, we’ll spotlighting key third issues from DC COMICS-THE NEW 52 with an ongoing series of posts titled “3 Things You Didn’t Know About DC COMICS-THE NEW 52.” Expect the unexpected–in threes.

It's Superman with a sword.

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Batman's well-known for his near-endless supply of weapons and gadgets. Superman, on the other hand - he's generally weapon-free. Granted, any weapon probably pales in comparison to Superman's natural powers, but I can't help but getting excited over seeing him let loose with a broadsword every now and then...

Editor Wil Moss teases T.H.U.N.D.E.R. AGENTS #2

The response to T.H.U.N.D.E.R. AGENTS #1 so far has been tremendous, so on behalf of Nick Spencer, CAFU, and the rest of the team, let me say thanks for taking a chance on a book that A) is a little less straightforward than usual and B) is, for a lot of readers, a pretty unknown quantity. We’re thrilled to find such a receptive audience! The second issue goes on sale 12/8, and it’s every bit as exciting as the first one.

Experience the conclusion to FINAL CRISIS AFTERMATH: DANCE

The Super Young Team dives into action as the team rallies for a stand against a villain they have no hope of beating. And, even if they manage to eke out a win, they're on the verge of learning an even harder lesson about the price of fame. Tune in for the final issue of the mini-series, from writer Joe Casey and artist ChrisCross, which hits 10/21.

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Get down with the Super Young Team in DANCE #1

It's tough being the Super Young Team. All they want is a little recognition from their adoring public. A smidgen of acceptance and to be treated like real heroes. They've been reduced to making public appearances and TV spots, dancing to pay the rent. But when a new American teammate and a dangerous threat complicates things for the Team, they'll have to learn the realities of being a hero. Check out some pages from the first issue below.

FINAL CRISIS AFTERMATH: DANCE #1 hits 5/20.

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