THE FLASH VOL. 2: SPEED OF DARKNESS deals a lot with the aftermath of what writer Joshua Williamson laid down in volume one. Godspeed (a.k.a. August), has had a big effect on Barry Allen, Iris West and Wally West. Not only did the three of them all lose people they had a connection with in their civilian identities, but in their professional capacities they are all equally as affected—albeit pretty differently.
Attention STARMAN fans! After much anticipation, writer James Robinson (EARTH 2) has returned to the world of his acclaimed STARMAN series with an epic 12-issue miniseries starring the enigmatic antihero known as the Shade.
THE SHADE, a new paperback collected edition that compiles the entire miniseries, invites readers to venture back into the shadowy world of the Shade and uncover the back story of this immortal master of dark, which has remained a mystery … until now.
It’s the final issue of THE SHADE!
Once a normal family man with a wife and two children living in London, Richard Swift was forced against his will into a life of the supernatural. What mistake did he make that would be his undoing and send him down a path of no return? Don’t miss this special issue of the critically acclaimed series that explored The Shade’s mysterious origins!
It’s the penultimate issue of THE SHADE!
In order to stop the Celestial Pharaohs from destroying London, a weakened Shade must transport them into the shadow dimension from which he draws his powers. But what will he find when exploring dangerous new aspects of this dimension? Will he finally learn who or what the Celestial Pharaohs really are and where they came from?
The Shade, powerless and held captive by the deities of his great grandson’s Masonic cult, must devise an escape in time to prevent a terrorist attack. But who are these deities and how are they able to negate Shade’s powers? And what has driven Shade’s family to plot his death?
Fans of THE SHADE have already been treated to art by the likes of such fan-favorite artists as Cully Hamner, Darwyn Cooke, Javier Pulido and Jill Thompson. Tomorrow, artist Frazer Irving joins this roster with THE SHADE #9 for a 3-issue arc.