Nereus, the war-like king of Xebel, has never been above ploys of assassination and conspiracy to further his own political agenda.
Nereus was the chief military officer, and later ruler, of the underwater kingdom of Xebel, which was an offshoot of the original continent of Atlantis. Xebel and Atlantis were eternally at odds, and fought each other in many wars for hundreds of years. Atlantis eventually gained the upper hand, trapping Xebel in a mystical barrier that did not permit the inhabitants to leave their home, which was located in the area known to surface dwellers as the Bermuda Triangle. Ships could enter Xebel, but with few exceptions, none could leave.
For more on Nereus's history, visit his page on DCUniverse.com.
MERA: QUEEN OF ATLANTIS #1
From the pages of AQUAMAN comes a brand-new adventure starring Mera, in her own title for the first time ever!
DEATH OF A KING CONTINUES as Aquaman uncovers a shocking secret—and a potential ally—that could change everything Arthur’s ever known about the Seven Seas!
The critically acclaimed adventures of Aquaman continue!
DC COMICS: BOMBSHELLS #12
Double shipping in May! In issue #12, the Bombshells face triumph and tragedy as the Battle of Britain concludes.
• The Ice King takes the throne as the true king of Atlantis—but who will be the first to kneel before him?
Aquaman uncovers a shocking secret--and a potential ally--that could change everything Arthur's ever known about the Seven Seas. "Death of a King" part 4.
THE EXTRA-SIZED CONCLUSION TO “DEATH OF A KING”! Aquaman now knows the true responsibility that comes with being King of Atlantis.
DC COMICS: BOMBSHELLS #14
Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy make it to Berlin to find the Joker’s cabaret in the hands of the Joker’s Daughter, who has banished a magic-less Zatanna and Constantine onto the streets