Talk about a terrible way to wake up. Imagine opening your eyes and realizing you're a prisoner of the Global Peace Agency, inside the walls of Electric City. That's Nemesis' new status quo, and it isn't exactly a vacation. Trapped with members of the superhuman intelligence community and subjected to systematic torture, can Nemesis escape? Can he even find anyone he can trust? Probably not, but it'll make for good reading. Here's a preview of FINAL CRISIS AFTERMATH: ESCAPE #1, which hits 5/13. [gallery link="file"]
What happens when every villain and hero on the planet wants your head on a platter? Welcome to the world of the Human Flame. As he awakens, seconds after the end of FINAL CRISIS, the two-bit thug realizes that he's a dead man walking for his role in the death of the Martian Manhunter. Broke and powerless, there's little choice in what he can do: Run like hell and cross his fingers. Check out the first few pages from FINAL CRISIS AFTERMATH: RUN #1, from writer Matt Sturges and artist Freddie E. Williams II.
Fame can quickly get to your head, and when you're an ex-con coasting on a sudden rush of popularity, it's hard to deal with the harsh realities of life. So learns the Tattooed Man. Flush from his flirtation with being a good guy after FINAL CRISIS, the former villain returns home to be welcomed as a hero. But being a hero and thinking you're one are very different things. Check out these two penciled pages from artist Fabrizio Fiorentino, who's teaming with writer Eric Wallace on the six-issue mini-series. FINAL CRISIS AFTERMATH: INK #1 hits on 5/27.