Collected Editions Group Solicits (December '15/January '16)

Collected Editions Group Solicits (December '15/...

By Kelley Popham Monday, August 17th, 2015
BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN TP
Written by FRANK MILLER, JEPH LOEB, SCOTT SNYDER, MARK VERHEIDEN, JOE KELLY and GEOFF JOHNS
Art by FRANK MILLER, KLAUS JANSON, JIM LEE, SCOTT WILLIAMS, GREG CAPULLO, MATTHEW CLARK and ED BENES
Cover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMS
On sale DECEMBER 2 • 160 pg, FC, $9.99 US
The two most popular superheroes of all time aren’t always on the same side! This collection captures some of the most incredible and memorable clashes between the Man of Steel and the Dark Knight from the pages of BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS #4, BATMAN #612, BATMAN #35-36, SUPERMAN/BATMAN #32 and #78, and JUSTICE LEAGUE #2.
 
BATMAN/SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN: TRINITY DELUXE EDITION HC
Written by MATT WAGNER
Art and cover by MATT WAGNER
On sale JANUARY 13 • 208 pg, FC, 7.0625” x 10.875”, $29.99 US
Matt Wagner’s 3-issue epic that unites DC’s three greatest heroes is offered as a Deluxe Edition hardcover for the first time! When Ra’s al Ghul recruits Bizarro and a renegade Amazon warrior to help him create global chaos, the Dark Knight Detective suddenly finds himself working with the Man of Steel and the Amazon Princess. Looking to thwart the madman’s plot to simultaneously destroy all satellite communications as well as all of the world’s oil reserves, Earth’s greatest heroes are forced to band together—if they can work out their differences!
 
BATMAN ‘66 VOL. 3 TP
Written by JEFF PARKER, ART BALTAZAR and FRANCO
Art by JONATHAN CASE, DARIO BRIZUELA, TED NAIFEH, DEAN HASPIEL, PAUL RIVOCHE, CRAIG ROUSSEAU and WILFREDO TORRES
Cover by MICHAEL ALLRED
On sale DECEMBER 2 • 168 pg, FC, $14.99 US
In this third BATMAN ‘66 collection, The Dynamic Duo face The Joker, The Penguin, the Queen of Diamonds and a Bat-Robot of their own making...that may put Batman and Robin out of a job! Collects issues #11-16.
 
BATMAN: THE DOOM THAT CAME TO GOTHAM TP
Written by MIKE MIGNOLA and RICHARD PACE
Art by TROY NIXEY and DENNIS JANKE
Cover by MIKE MIGNOLA
On sale DECEMBER 16 • 160 pg, FC, $16.99 US
In this tale of horror co-written by Hellboy creator Mike Mignola, Bruce Wayne unintentionally unleashes a dark evil on his city. Includes appearances by The Penguin, The Demon, Man-Bat, Ra’s al Ghul and more! Collects BATMAN: THE DOOM THAT CAME TO GOTHAM #1-3.
 
BATMAN: DETECTIVE COMICS VOL. 7: ANARKY HC
Written by FRANCIS MANAPUL, BRIAN BUCCELLATO and BENJAMIN PERCY
Art by FRANCIS MANAPUL, JOHN PAUL LEON and others
Cover by FRANCIS MANAPUL
On sale JANUARY 6 • 208 pg, FC, $24.99 US
Gotham City is decending into chaos at the hands of Anarky and his quest for revenge on both the villains and protectors of the city in these tales from DETECTIVE COMICS #35-40, DETECTIVE COMICS: ENDGAME #1 and DETECTIVE COMICS: FUTURES END #1! Batman must team up with Harvey Bullock of the Gotham City PD to find Anarky’s true motivation for bringing Gotham City to its knees.
 
BATMAN/SUPERMAN VOL. 3: SECOND CHANCE TP
Written by GREG PAK
Art by TOM RANEY, KEN LASHLEY, KARL KERSCHL, and others
Cover by JAE LEE
On sale DECEMBER 16 • 160 pg, FC, $14.99 US
In this collection of issues #10-15, a Dark Knight who is not quite himself must team up with Lois Lane to find a missing Man of Steel. Meanwhile, Selina Kyle encounters a person of amazing strength who has no idea who he is.
 
CATWOMAN VOL. 4: THE ONE YOU LOVE TP
Written by SCOTT MORSE, MATTEO CASALI, ANDERSON GABRYCH and WILL PFEIFER
Art by PAUL GULACY, BRAD WALKER, RICK BURCHETT, ALVARO LOPEZ, PETE WOODS and others
Cover by ADAM HUGHES
On sale DECEMBER 16 • 280 pg, FC, $19.99 US
In the aftermath a gang war that ravaged Gotham City, Catwoman must make a deal with Hush to protect the East End. But to keep the streets safe, she’ll have to join forces with a group of super-villains—and take them down from within. Collects CATWOMAN #38-49.
 
BATMAN BY NEAL ADAMS OMNIBUS HC
Written by NEAL ADAMS, BOB HANEY, DENNIS O’NEIL and others
Art by NEAL ADAMS, DICK GIORDANO and others
Cover by NEAL ADAMS
On sale FEBRUARY 24 • 1,072 pg, FC, $99.99 US
At last, Neal Adams’ entire run on Batman is collected in one massive volume, with stories from the pages of BATMAN, THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD, DETECTIVE COMICS, WORLD’S FINEST, BATMAN: ODYSSEY, BATMAN: BLACK AND WHITE, and innumerable covers!
 
DEATHSTROKE THE TERMINATOR VOL. 2: SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL TP
Written by MARV WOLFMAN and DAN JURGENS
Art by ART NICHOLS, GEORGE PEREZ, DAN JURGENS, STEVE ERWIN and others
Cover by MIKE ZECK
On sale DECEMBER 23 • 192 pg, FC, $14.99 US
In this new collection of stories from issues #10-13, ANNUAL #1 and SUPERMAN #68, Deathstroke must train the new Vigilante while he recovers from his own recent injuries. Plus, after being captured by Superman, Deathstroke must escape the Justice League of America.
 
EARTH 2: WORLD’S END VOL. 2 TP
Written by DANIEL H. WILSON, MARGUERITE BENNETT and MIKE JOHNSON
Art by ROBSON ROCHA, JORGE JIMENEZ, TYLER KIRKHAM, EDDY BARROW and others
Cover by ARDIAN SYAF and JAIME MENDOZA
On sale DECEMBER 2 • 360 pg, FC, $24.99 US
Racing to learn the fate of Superman, the Wonders of Earth-2 find themselves in the clutches of Desaad and his twisted creations! Meanwhile, the Avatars of various realms come to the aid of Green Lantern to fend off the Furies of Apokolips, but will their might be enough? Collects EARTH 2 WORLD’S END #12-26.
 
THE DEMON VOL. 1: HELL’S HITMAN TP
Written by GARTH ENNIS
Art by JOHN McCREA and others
Cover by JOHN McCREA
On sale DECEMBER 23 • 296 pg, FC, $19.99 US
Garth Ennis’s tales of The Demon are collected for the first time! In these dark, fast-paced tales, Etrigan the Demon battles the Gothodaemon, the demon of Gotham City, with the help of Hitman. Then, a company of German soldiers from World War II are resurrected to capture an army base—and it’s up to the Demon and the crew of the Haunted Tank to send them back to their graves. Collected from THE DEMON #40 and 42-49, plus ANNUAL #2.
 
THE FLASH VOL. 7: SAVAGE WORLD HC
Written by ROBERT VENDITTI and VAN JENSEN
Art by BRETT BOOTH, NORM RAPMUND, ANDRE COEHLO and others
Cover by BRETT BOOTH and NORM RAPMUND
On sale JANUARY 13 • 144 pg, FC, $22.99 US
In these tales from THE FLASH #36-40 and SECRET ORIGINS #7, The Flash is trapped in a bizarre lost land terrorized by castaways from the past, present, and future—and that leaves Central City without a hero! Even worse, a murderous, new Flash shows up to take Barry’s place! Will the Fastest Man Alive make it back in time to put things right?
 
GREEN ARROW VOL. 4: BLOOD OF THE DRAGON TP
Written by MIKE GRELL
Art by DAN JURGENS, TREVOR VON EEDEN, J.J. BIRCH and others
Cover by J.J. BIRCH
On sale DECEMBER 30 • 264 pg, FC, $17.99 US
Green Arrow must team up with Shado to rescue her son from the Yakuza. Then, the Emerald Archer is called to Nottingham, England, to investigate a young witch. And, the Warlord arrives in Green Arrow’s hometown of Seattle. Collects GREEN ARROW #21-28!
 
TEEN TITANS GO!: TRUTH, JUSTICE AND PIZZA TP
Written by J. TORRES
Art by TODD NAUCK, DAVE BULLOCK and others
Cover by DAN HIPP
On sale DECEMBER 9 • 144 pg, FC, $12.99 US
Now reprinted at DC’s standard trade paperback size, these stories from TEEN TITANS GO! #1-6 include “Demo,” “The Beast Boy Who Cried Wolf,” “Lame,” “My Crummy Valentine,” “Monster Zit” and more.
 
INFINITE CRISIS: FIGHT FOR THE MULTIVERSE VOL. 2 TP
Written by DAN ABNETT
Art by AGUSTIN PADILLA, CHRISTIAN DUCE, SZYMON KUDRANSKI, and others
Cover by FREDDIE WILLIAMS II
On sale DECEMBER 30 • 192 pg, FC, $16.99 US
Facing impossible odds, the heroes of the Multiverse must reignite the defenses of the Monitor’s tower. And the person they have to rely on to do this is none other than Lex Luthor of the Gaslight World! Collects INFINITE CRISIS: FIGHT FOR THE MULTIVERSE #7-12.
 
JUSTICE LEAGUE UNITED VOL. 1: JUSTICE LEAGUE CANADA TP
Written by JEFF LEMIRE
Art and cover by MIKE McKONE
On sale DECEMBER 16 • 176 pg, FC, $16.99 US
Adam Strange is caught up in an adventure that will unite Supergirl, Hawkman, Green Arrow, Stargirl, Martian Manhunter and Animal Man in a new team! Plus: the debut of the Canadian hero known as Miiyahbin! It’s all here in stories from JLU #0-5!
 
LEX LUTHOR: A CELEBRATION OF 75 YEARS
Written and illustrated by various
Cover by DAVID FINCH and JOE WEEMS
On sale DECEMBER 2 • 360 pg, FC, $39.99 US
He’s Superman’s most implacable foe—and now, DC Comics celebrates the criminal career of Lex Luthor! This new hardcover includes every phase of Luthor’s history, from mad scientist to corrupt captain of industry, from president of the United States to member of the Justice League! Includes stories from the very beginning, written by Superman co-creator Jerry Siegel, to the present day, written by Geoff Johns!
 
HARLEY QUINN VOL. 2: POWER OUTAGE TP
Written by AMANDA CONNER and JIMMY PALMIOTTI
Art by AMANDA CONNER, JOHN TIMMS, DAVE JOHNSON, STEPHANE ROUX, CHAD HARDIN, PAUL POPE, and others
Cover by AMANDA CONNER
On sale DECEMBER 9 • 208 pg, FC, $16.99 US
The first rule of Skate Club is...you do not mess with the Mistress of Mayhem! Harley stumbles across an underground fight club where big money equals big body counts! She’s in...and she’s making Sy Borgman her agent. Plus, what would happen if the demented Clown Princess of Crime visited the most popular comic-con out there? Collects HARLEY QUINN #9-13, HARLEY QUINN: FUTURES END #1, a story from SECRET ORIGINS #4 and the star-studded HARLEY QUINN INVADES COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO #1!
 
NIGHTWING VOL. 3: FALSE STARTS TP
Written by CHUCK DIXON and DEVIN GRAYSON
Art by SCOTT McDANIEL, KARL STORY, GREG LAND and BILL SIENKIEWICZ
Cover by SCOTT McDANIEL and KARL STORY
On sale DECEMBER 30 • 296 pg, FC, $19.99 US
After a massive earthquake, Nightwing finds himself in a decimated Gotham City teaming with his Bat-family to help its citizens. Then, even as he makes his way back to Blüdhaven, a familiar face that’s equally friend and foe shows up at his doorstep: The Huntress! Collects issues #19-25 and 1,000,000, and NIGHTWING AND HUNTRESS #1-4.
 
WORLDS’ FINEST VOL. 6: THE SECRET HISTORY OF SUPERMAN AND BATMAN TP
Written by PAUL LEVITZ
Art by JED DOUGHERTY and SCOTT HANNA
Cover by STEPHEN SEGOVIA
On sale DECEMBER 2 • 144 pg, FC, $14.99 US
The secret history of Earth-2 continues in these tales from issues #27-32! Jump back in time to a point when Superman and Batman were children! When a visitor from Apokolips attempts to confront the boys as part of a galactic prophesy, only one being can stand in their way: Wonder Woman!
 
SUPERMAN: DOOMED TP
Written by SCOTT LOBDELL, GREG PAK and CHARLES SOULE
Art by AARON KUDER, TONY S. DANIEL, KEN LASHLEY and others
Cover by AARON KUDER
On sale DECEMBER 30 • 544 pg, FC, $29.99 US
How can Superman overcome a threat that comes from inside himself? Find out in stories from SUPERMAN: DOOMED #1-2, ACTION COMICS #30-35, SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN #7-12, SUPERMAN #31, ACTION COMICS ANNUAL #3, SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN ANNUAL #1, SUPERGIRL #34-35 and BATMAN/SUPERMAN #11!
 
SUPERMAN: ACTION COMICS VOL. 6: SUPERDOOM TP
Written by GREG PAK
Art by AARON KUDER, KEN LASHLEY, KARL KERSCHL, SCOTT KOLINS and others
Cover by AARON KUDER
On sale DECEMBER 23 • 200 pg, FC, $16.99 US
Doomsday returns from the Phantom Zone with his sights set on the Man of Steel! But when the creature explodes into a plume of vapor which Superman inhales, the real battle begins! Collects ACTION COMICS #30-35 and ANNUAL #3.
 
SUICIDE SQUAD VOL. 2: THE NIGHTSHADE ODYSSEY TP
Written by JOHN OSTRANDER and others
Art by LUKE McDONNELL, KEITH GIFFEN and others
Cover by JERRY BINGHAM
On sale DECEMBER 9 • 272 pg, FC, $19.99 US
In this title collecting SUICIDE SQUAD #9-16, JUSTICE LEAGUE INTERNA-TIONAL #13 and DOOM PATROL/SUICIDE SQUAD SPECIAL #1, the team must take down the island headquarters of a drug cartel that’s more than it seems. Then, the squad and the Justice League both try to infiltrate a Russian prison.
 
SUPERMAN: SECRET IDENTITY DELUXE EDITION HC
Written by KURT BUSIEK
Art and cover by STUART IMMONEN
On sale JANUARY 13 • 224 pg, FC, 7.0625” x 10.875”, $29.99 US
SECRET IDENTITY stars a young man with the unfortunate name of Clark Kent. All he wants is to be a writer, but his life is filled with the taunts of his peers, comparing him to that other Clark Kent—the one with superpowers. Until Clark discovers that he can fly...that he does have super-strength! Collecting the 4-issue miniseries in DC’s Deluxe Edition format!
 
DC COMICS PRESENTS: SUPERMAN – LOIS AND CLARK 100-PAGE SUPER SPECTACULAR #1
Written by DAN JURGENS, KARL KESEL, DAVID MICHELINIE, LOUISE SIMONSON, ROGER STERN and others
Art by DAN JURGENS, JERRY ORDWAY, RON FRENZ, TOM GRUMMETT, JON BOGDANOVE, STUART IMMONEN and others
Cover by TBA
On sale NOVEMBER 4 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US
It’s the 1990s epic in which Clark Kent and Lois Lane tied the knot, featuring stories and art by some of greatest Superman storytellers of all time! Guest-starring Batman, Mr. Mxyzptlk and more!
 
DC COMICS PRESENTS: TITANS HUNT 100-PAGE SUPER SPECTACULAR #1
Written by BOB HANEY
Art by BRUNO PREMIANI and NICK CARDY
Cover by TBA
On sale NOVEMBER 18 • 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US
The TITANS HUNT is on—and now, DC Comics collects some of the original stories that brought together your favorite teen heroes! Don’t miss some of the earliest tales of the Teen Titans in these stories from BRAVE AND THE BOLD #54 and 60, and TEEN TITANS #1 and 4, starring Robin, Aqualad, Kid Flash, Wonder Girl and Speedy!
 
BATMAN: ENDGAME DIRECTOR’S CUT #1
Written by SCOTT SNYDER
Art by GREG CAPULLO
Cover by GREG CAPULLO and DANNY MIKI
On sale NOVEMBER 18 • 64 pg, FC, $5.99 US • RATED T
The sensational finale to the “Endgame” epic gets the Director’s Cut treatment! BATMAN #40 is reprinted with Greg Capullo’s art in pencil form, plus original script pages by the one and only Scott Snyder!

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