This Wednesday, 8/31, DC Comics-The New 52 will officially kick off with the midnight release of Geoff Johns and Jim Lee’s JUSTICE LEAGUE #1. Over the past few days, the excitement and chatter leading up to the just-around-the-corner launch of DC Comics-The New 52 has been amplified. Here’s a look at some of the highlights.
Earlier today, we announced that all the books in the first two weeks of release from DC Comics-The New 52. As we ready for the week two books to hit stores, here are some of the press highlights from the past few days.
The Labor Day weekend didn’t slow down the publicity wave for DC COMICS-THE NEW 52, including high profile exclusive previews: USA TODAY has the exclusive first look at DETECTIVE COMICS #1 and an interview with writer/artist Tony S. Daniel who told the paper that “fresh, brand-new villains are the ones who will give Batman challenges he's never faced before.”
As we prepare for the first full week’s worth of releases of DC COMICS-THE NEW 52, national press coverage continues to roll in. Want exclusive previews?
In a world with few super-heroes, President Obama needs to call for civilian action to help prevent the war looming between the Atlanteans and the Amazons. Who answers the call? Executive Editor Eddie Berganza told USA TODAY that in FLASHPOINT #4, "You get to see where Hal Jordan would have been without his ring, and you can still see he's heroic and he's going to make sacrifices to help out.”
As part of their extensive coverage of San Diego Comic-Con this week, USA TODAY has posted an article about the evolution of super-heroes. Specifically, how the evolution of super-heroes at this year’s convention are reflections of the times and society we currently live in.
USA TODAY has the exclusive first interviews about the decision to launch 52 first issues over a five week period, the designing of more than 50 new costumes and what it all means for the World's Greatest Superheroes.
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.