USA TODAY announced today that they will be the home of the previews for all five issues of FLASHPOINT. Today's announcement includes interviews with DC Co-Publisher Dan DiDio, Executive Editor Eddie Berganza, FLASHPOINT writer Geoff Johns and artist Andy Kubert. Regular readers of THE SOURCE can rest assured that FLASHPOINT FRIDAY isn't going anywhere. Keep visiting THE SOURCE every Friday throughout the summer for more exclusive reveals, behind-the-scenes insight and previews of the FLASHPOINT mini-series.
USA Today ran a feature today on the making of FLASHPOINT, as part of their coverage of Free Comic Book Day. Head on over to their website to read creator and editorial commentary and to get an insider's pass to the creation of the series. And while you're there, be sure to also click on the image slideshow to see a gallery of stunning art, including Andy Kubert's process piece of the first two-page spread of the series, character designs, and all three of the first issue's covers.
When you rush to Free Comic Book Day, you’ll be picking up a copy of the second chapter in Geoff Johns’ GREEN LANTERN: SECRET ORIGIN. You’ll be super excited to see an exclusive first preview of FLASHPOINT #1. But what will your kids be reading?
Today marks the release of the final issue of BRIGHTEST DAY. In the penultimate issue, Swamp Thing reemerged. And if you thought that was a surprise, just wait until you see what issue #24 has in store for you. For those of you wondering, today is indeed one of those days when we will be following up with a “THIS JUST HAPPENED” post later in the afternoon. Needless to say, this is a finale of epic proportions.
ACTION COMICS #900 is here this week, and along with all of the special bonus features (Donner, Lindelof, Johns, Frank, Sook, Stelfreeze, Dini -check out the full list here!) celebrating 900 issues of Action,you'll get the 51-page finale to the epic Lex Luthor storyline that's been building since ACTION COMICS #890.