When Hot Pursuit first appeared in the pages of THE FLASH earlier this year, his identity was a mystery. If you haven’t been reading the series and haven’t already learned who Hot Pursuit really is, we recommend you stop reading this blog post now. OK, still reading? In THE FLASH #10, on stands today, the creative team of Geoff Johns, Francis Manapul and Brian Buccellato, present the secret origin of Hot Pursuit in The Road to Flashpoint, part 2. [gallery link="file" order="DESC" columns="2"]
San Francisco is home of The Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and of course, Wondercon! If you’re heading to the show this weekend, stop by the DC Booth to say hello and pick up some giveaways. And be sure to attend the fantastic panels and creator signings we’ll be hosting throughout the weekend!
We have some nice art to help you get through the midweek slump. First up, the cover to THE FLASH #10 by the incredible Francis Manapul followed by the variant of GREEN LANTERN CORPS #58 by Tyler Kirkham. Next up are both JUSTICE LEAGUE: GENERATION LOST #22 covers. The standard is by Dustin Nguyen and the variant by Kevin Maguire. Rounding out the bunch is the JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #55 variant by Dan Jurgens. [gallery link="file" order="DESC" columns="2"]
The 2011 JOE SHUSTER AWARD nominees for outstanding achievements of Canadian comic book creators, publishers and retailers were announced today. Among the nominees whose work has been published by DC Comics are, Francis Manapul, Fiona Staples, Cameron Stewart, Dave McCaig, J. Torres and Jeff Lemire, who was nominated in a total of three categories: Outstanding Comic Book Cartoonist, Outstanding Comic Book Cover Artist and Outstanding Comic Book Writer. Congratulations to all the nominees.
FLASH issue nine, on sale next Wednesday, kicks off the much anticipated Prelude to FLASHPOINT storyline. Writer Geoff Johns and artist Francis Manapul are crafting a murder mystery with a heck of a twist. Who dies? We won't say here (yet), but we'll let this question linger: "You recognize the costume?" [gallery link="file" order="DESC" columns="2"]