Leading up to the release of JUSTICE LEAGUE #1 next week, DC Entertainment Co-Publisher and artist Jim Lee and Chief Creative Officer and writer Geoff Johns will appear on several morning radio shows on Friday, Aug. 26 and a few more on Tuesday, Aug. 30. We’ve got a lot of big press features coming up in the days and weeks to come and we’ll keep you posted on all the news here on THE SOURCE. Here’s a list of stations you can tune-in to get the inside scoop on DC Comics – The New 52: AUGUST 26 WCUW-FM – WORCESTER, MASS
Trapped on Earth Prime, Adam Strange desperately seeks the Justice League of America in order to prevent an alien menace from destroying the planet. Unfortunately for him, the Justice League are only fictional comic book characters and everyone thinks Adam is crazy. So what’ll his next step be? A trip to the DC Comics offices, of course.
Last week, we showed you all the covers for the 1970’s books in this summer’s RETROACTIVE series. Today, take a look at all the covers for the 1980’s books:
DC RETROACTIVE: SUPERMAN – THE ‘80s cover by Dan Jurgens, Livesay, & Carrie Strachan.
FLASHPOINT: SECRET SEVEN #1 comes to us from a distinguished creative team indeed. Peter Milligan is the writer of many acclaimed titles, notably SHADE THE CHANGING MAN, the cult classic published by Vertigo in the ‘90s.
“The Rise of Eclipso” continues as Eclipso’s ambitious and terrifying master plan is revealed. It’ll be up to the Justice League to fight off his ever-growing Shadow Army in time to prevent The End of Days and stop Eclipso from getting to his next target: The Spectre. With Obsidian back, the JLA might seem equipped to take on all these challenges … but can Obsidian really be trusted? From the ongoing creative team of James Robinson, Brett Booth, and Norm Rapmund, JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #57 goes on sale tomorrow.
DC RETROACTIVE: JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA – THE ‘90s #1 Writers Keith Giffen and J.M. DeMatteis and artist Kevin Maguire are one of the most classic creative teams in the Justice League’s history. In this issue, they reunite to tell the story of the Injustice Gang gaining access to a device they should never have been allowed to have, causing potentially disastrous results. It’ll be up to the Justice League of America to put a stop to their dastardly deeds. ONE-SHOT • On sale AUGUST 24 • 56 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T
DC RETROACTIVE: JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA – THE ‘80s #1 Along with writer Gerry Conway, artist Ron Randall revisits JLA Detroit, a chapter in the team’s history that may have been one their most controversial line-ups ever. ONE-SHOT • On sale AUGUST 10 • 56 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T
DC RETROACTIVE: JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA – THE ‘70s #1 Artists Andy Smith and Gordon Purcell come together with writer Cary Bates to tell how Kanjar Ro will try to wipe out the civilization of Earth-Prime. It’ll be up to the Justice League, Adam Strange and a very special DC legend to stop his ruthless plans. ONE-SHOT • On sale JULY 27 • 56 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T