Writer Marc Guggenheim and artist Scott Kolins are working on a big canvas with their "Supertown" storyline. Issue 47 sees events play out in Gotham City and Jacksonville, FL and features appearances by Manhunter and Blue Devil and a sinister development with the appropriately named Dr. Chaos. The JSA is already reeling from recent events. Can the team survive what happens next? JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #47 goes on sale Wednesday. Here's an advance look at the issue. [gallery link="file" order="DESC" columns="2"]
BATMAN CONFIDENTIAL presents a special, extra-sized issue, featuring the return of BATMAN: SON OF THE DEMON artist Jerry Bingham to the world of the Dark Knight, for the first time in 20 years. This time, he’s paired with JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA writer Marc Guggenheim for a tale featuring a younger, more inexperienced Batman. In "Super-Powers" part 1 of 5, we join Batman as he faces a foe who had once tangled with the Justice League of America, and the odds are not in his favor. BATMAN CONFIDENTIAL #50 hits today. [gallery link="file"]
Marc Guggenheim isn’t the only big name signing up for the Justice Society. Come October, artist Scott Kolins will be stepping aboard the series for a spell, and, well, that begs for a peek at some art, no? Before we show off the goods, we checked in with JSA editor Mike Carlin for a little background on what makes Kolins such a great fit for the Justice Society:
It’s that time again folks – your chance to peek into the future of the Dark Knight. A future which is pretty bright, actually. What’s in store? Well, we’ve given you a sense of it over the last few weeks: BATMAN INC., THE DARK KNIGHT, BATMAN AND ROBIN, BATWOMAN and DETECTIVE COMICS will be launching or sporting new creative teams this month. Click below for the specifics and a ton of new art.
I'm not much of a mind reader, but I'm pretty sure some of you were wondering this while reading the first issue of LAST STAND OF NEW KRYPTON: What is Pete Woods doing next? Well, he's doing two more issues of LAST STAND, that's a given. And those'll be a treat, brought to you by the writing team of Sterling Gates and James Robinson, and a perfect lead-in to the "100-Minute War" that's kicking off in WAR OF THE SUPERMEN.
If you’ve been paying attention to this blog at all over the last week, you’ve probably figured out that 2010 is gonna be a big year for the Man of Steel. THE WAR OF THE SUPERMEN will kick off on FREE COMIC BOOK DAY and that’s only the opening silo in an epic battle that will change Superman’s status quo.