Happy Friday, DC Nation! Elisabeth Gehrlein here, DCU editor of…well, a really nice range of titles. One of the things I love about my current slate of books is how varied they are – I’ve got everything on my plate from JONAH HEX to TINY TITANS, with ADVENTURE COMICS and DOOM PATROL and WONDER WOMAN in between. So every day is a genre-bending journey where one minute I could be thinking “Where did those penguins get rocket packs in the first place?” and then suddenly a colorist calls with this disturbing question: “What color should I make the fragments of his shattered legs?”
It's the conclusion to the two-part "Birds of Paradise" arc, as a gaggle of super-powered cage fighters find themselves in the worst possible place to be -- Wonder Woman and Black Canary's bad side. Also, find out the final resolution between Diana and Nemesis. What more could you want? Oh, alright. Here are a few pages. WONDER WOMAN #35 hits today. [gallery link="file"]
We've had a lot of fun recently showing off the amazing cover work of SECRET SIX cover artist Daniel Lu Visi, so why stop? You've all seen his take on Bane and Deadshot, so how about his interpretation of Black Alice, one of writer Gail Simone's favorite new characters? Who's hand is that clawing up from the ground? You can figure it out.
When a crisis of conscience divides the team amidst a horrific war involving Amazons led by a delusional Artemis, can the team survive? But that's just the icing on the cake, folks: Jeannette and Wonder Woman step into the ring for an all-out brawl. Still on the fence? Scroll down for a few preview pages to whet your appetite, from the top-notch team of Gail Simone and artist Nicola Scott. SECRET SIX #12 hits 8/5. [gallery link="file" columns="4"]
Following up after the status-altering events of WONDER WOMAN #33, writer Gail Simone and artist Aaron Lopresti kick off the two-part “Birds of Paradise” story, which finds Wonder Woman teaming up with Ollie Queen’s significant other, Black Canary, for an undercover caper that finds the duo rubbing elbows with some of the worst villains the DCU. It’s gonna be a rough time for some rough characters – but who better to spend it with than Diana and Dinah? Check out some pages from the issue below. WONDER WOMAN #34 hits 7/29.
An Amazon enslaved? The Secret Six face the reality that Artemis, former Wonder Woman, could be trapped by a new enemy with a heart of ice and an entire country at his commant. All this and the return of Mockingbird. What more do you want? Did I mention it's written by Gail SImone and features the lovely art of Nicola Scott? Oh, and we've got a few pages for you to peruse. SECRET SIX #11 hits 7/1. [gallery link="file" columns="4"]
IGN has a preview of WONDER WOMAN #33, the smashing finale to writer Gail Simone and artist Aaron Lopresti's "Rise of the Olympian" arc -- but there's more. We've got a look at artist Bernard Chang's snazzy variant cover to the issue. See below, and remember that #33 hits tomorrow.