Beyond The New 52 Group Solicits (April 2015)

Beyond The New 52 Group Solicits (April 2015)

By Clark Bull Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

WONDER WOMAN ’77 SPECIAL #1
Written by MARC ANDREYKO
Art by DREW JOHNSON and MATT HALEY
Cover by NICOLA SCOTT
1:25 Variant cover by PHIL JIMENEZ
One-shot • On sale APRIL 29 • 80 pg, FC, $7.99 US • RATED E • DIGITAL FIRST
Don’t miss this digital-first special based on the classic TV series starring Lynda Carter! Travel back to the sizzling ’70s as the undercover Amazon Princess joins forces with special agent Steve Trevor to defend America against Cold War-era criminals. A search for an escaped Soviet scientist brings Wonder Woman to the hottest disco of the day, Studio 52. A live stage act might prove more of a threat to Wonder Woman than the Russian Roller Derby girls out to bring the scientist home.

BATMAN: ARKHAM KNIGHT #2
Written by PETER J. TOMASI
Art by VIKTOR BOGDANOVIC, IG GUARA and ART THIBERT
Cover by DAN PANOSIAN
1:25 Variant cover by JAE LEE
On sale APRIL 8 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
Shipping twice in April! In issue 2, will the Clown Prince of Crime have the last laugh from inside the grave? Find out when Harley Quinn is Batman’s only hope to save Commissioner Gordon from The Joker’s Last Will and Testament!

BATMAN: ARKHAM KNIGHT #3
Written by PETER J. TOMASI
Art by VIKTOR BOGDANOVIC, IG GUARA and ART THIBERT
Cover by DAN PANOSIAN
1:25 Variant cover by PAOLO RIVERA
On sale APRIL 22 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
Shipping twice in April! The Arkham Knight’s shadow spreads across the city as Batman digs deeper into the murders of villains – and it will soon put him on a collision course with the most dangerous enemy he’s ever faced! All this and more as the stunning prelude to the highly anticipated video game continues!

BATMAN ’66 #22
Written by RAY FAWKES
Art by JON BOGDANOVE
Cover by MICHAEL ALLRED
On sale APRIL 22 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E • DIGITAL FIRST
The guest team of writer Ray Fawkes (BATMAN ETERNAL, CONSTANTINE) and artist Jon Bogdanove (SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL) bring back Marsha, Queen of Diamonds, for another bejeweled bout with the Dynamic Duo. When she strikes at a gala ball for Gotham City’s elite, will even guests Bruce Wayne and Dick Grayson fall under her spell?

ARROW SEASON 2.5 #7
Written by MARC GUGGENHEIM and KETO SHIMIZU
Art by JOE BENNETT, CRAIG YEUNG and SZYMON KUDRANSKI
Photo cover
On sale APRIL 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
The Arrow and Arsenal take the fight to Brother Blood! But is Oliver willing to make the ultimate sacrifice to save Felicity from certain death?

THE FLASH SEASON ZERO #7
Written by ANDREW KREISBERG, KAI WU and LAUREN CERTO
Art by PHIL HESTER and ERIC GAPSTUR
Photo cover
On sale APRIL 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
It’s The Flash vs. King Shark! Can Barry save his friends (and himself) from this terrifying death machine?

INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US YEAR THREE ANNUAL #1
Written by RAY FAWKES and BRIAN BUCCELLATO
Art by SERGIO DAVILA, XERMANICO and JUAN ALBARRAN
Cover by NEIL GOOGE
On sale APRIL 29 • 48 pg, FC, $4.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
The Year of Magic is over, and the stalemate between Superman’s regime and Batman’s resistance continues. But some mysteries remain to be explained, like the true start of John Constantine’s involvement. What secret role did Dr. Occult play? And what have the Titans been up to all this time?

HE-MAN: THE ETERNITY WAR #5
Written by DAN ABNETT
Art by POP MHAN
Cover by STJEPAN SEJIC
On sale APRIL 29 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US
Skeletor has returned! After his dramatic appearance last issue, the question remains: Will he fight alongside He-Man and She-Ra...or against them?

INFINITE CRISIS: FIGHT FOR THE MULTIVERSE #10
Written by DAN ABNETT
Art by ANGEL HERNANDEZ and EDUARDO FRANCISCO
Cover by MICO SUAYAN
On sale APRIL 15 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T • DIGITAL FIRST
An armored Lex Luthor from the Gaslight world holds his own against Batman and Superman from Earth Prime. What will happen when Gaslight Hawkgirl enters the fray? Meanwhile, two other heroes wage a desperate struggle against the deadly, robotic Mecha Deathstroke.

MORTAL KOMBAT X #5
Written by SHAWN KITTELSEN
Art by DEXTER SOY
Cover by STEPHEN SEGOVIA
On sale APRIL 8 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • DIGITAL FIRST • MATURE READERS
Scorpion and Takeda’s search for Sub-Zero leads them to find an entire city that’s been frozen solid! Meanwhile, Sonya and Johnny’s quest to rescue their daughter is interrupted by the Outworld Civil War – and a Shokan uprising led by Kintaro!
The Mortal Kombat X comic series is the prequel story to the upcoming Mortal Kombat X game, NetherRealm Studios’ next highly anticipated installment in its legendary, critically acclaimed fighting game franchise. The game will be available April 14, 2015.

SENSATION COMICS FEATURING WONDER WOMAN #9
Written by CECIL CASTELLUCCI and LAUREN BEUKES
Art by CHRIS SPROUSE, KARL STORY and MIKE MAIHACK
Cover by FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA
On sale APRIL 15 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • DIGITAL FIRST • RATED T
It’s a “Girls’ Day Out,” and Lois Lane doesn’t do “puff piece” interviews, which is fine, because Diana of Themyscira is not interested in being treated as fluff. But when they’re attacked by croco-aliens and robots, the situation really gets heated! Then, in “The Problem with Cats,” Wonder Woman has been summoned to the Isle of Cats to rescue her Justice League teammates, but can Diana save the day?

LOONEY TUNES #224
Written by SHOLLY FISCH
Art and cover by WALTER CARZON and HORACIO OTTOLINI
On sale APRIL 1 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E
Catching a train is one thing, but it’s another thing entirely when a new subway line plows a tunnel straight through Bugs’ underground living room! Bugs tries to talk to construction crew foreman Yosemite Sam about the wreck but gets blasted with TNT instead. Of course you know…this means war!

SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU? #56
Written by MATTHEW K. MANNING
Art and cover by SCOTT NEELY
On sale APRIL 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E
The gang in the Mystery Machine decides to stay at Hotel Hush to find out if it’s really haunted by the ghost of its old caretaker, Mrs. Clangor. But as they try to uncover her secret passageway – which, legend has it, leads to a dungeon where she locks up noisy guests – Velma goes missing! Can the rest of the gang figure out the secret of Hotel Hush before it’s too late, or will they all disappear one by one, too?!

TEEN TITANS GO! #9
Written by SHOLLY FISCH and MERRILL HAGAN
Art by JORGE CORONA
Cover by DAN HIPP
On sale APRIL 15 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED E
It’s Titan vs. Titan in a no-holds-barred, winner-take-all...staring contest! In the end, it’s Robin vs. Raven with the fate of the world hanging in the balance. Which will turn the tide: Robin’s focused glare, whose intensity can rip through to the deepest core of a man’s soul…or Raven’s just not caring?

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