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MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2009

DC COMICS FOR JUNE

BATMAN TITLES

BATMAN AND ROBIN #1

Written by Grant Morrison, art, cover and sketch variant by Frank Quitely, variant cover J.G. Jones.

"Batman Reborn" begins here! This first issue kicks off a 3-part story arc! The new Dynamic Duo hit the streets with a bang in their new flying Batmobile as they face off against an assemblage of villains called the Circus of Strange. They also tackle their first mission investigating a child who's been abducted by the mysterious Domino Killer. But will everything go smoothly? And who exactly are the new Batman and Robin? The newest era of The Dark Knight begins here!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

BATMAN #687

Written by Judd Winick, art by Ed Benes and Rob Hunter, cover by Tony Daniel and Sandu Florea, variant cover by J.G. Jones.

In this special epilogue to Battle for Cowl, new Batman writer Judd Winick rejoins the Bat Family! This 40-page issue explores the final moments of the Battle for the Cowl as the new Batman learns that winning the Cowl comes at a high price! Witness the new Batman taking to the streets of Gotham City for the first time! Putting a new man inside the Bat-suit was the easy part -- now the fun begins! Guest-starring Superman and Wonder Woman.

40 pages, $3.99.

DETECTIVE COMICS #854

Written by Greg Rucka, art by J.H. Williams and Cully Hamner, cover by Williams and variant cover by J.G. Jones.

"Elegy" part 1 of 4! A new era in the history of Detective Comics begins as Batwoman is unleashed on Gotham City! Marked by the blood-red bat, Kate Kane is a soldier fighting her own private war -- one that began years ago and haunts her every waking moment. With a script by Greg Rucka and breath-taking art by JH Williams III, you've never seen anything like this!

Featuring the debut of a new co-feature starring The Question written by Rucka! Odds against you? Alone and nowhere to turn? Willing to fight, but you don't know how? When you're searching everywhere for an answer, sometimes all you need to do is ask the right Question. Renee Montoya again dons the faceless mask to help those in need, all the while searching for her own answers in this new adventure.

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on June 24.

RED ROBIN #1

Written by Christopher Yost, art by Ramon Bachs, cover by Francis Manapul, variant cover by J.G. Jones.

Kicking off a brand-new ongoing series with "The Grail" part 1 of 4! Following the aftermath of Battle for the Cowl, a new Batman watches over Gotham City. But not everyone is ready to give up on the old one. Someone believes that Bruce Wayne may still be alive...and that someone is Red Robin. But who is wearing the Red Robin costume, and why is he traveling the globe looking for a dead man? Whoever he is, he's not alone in his search!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

BATMAN: STREETS OF GOTHAM #1

Written by Paul Dini and Marc Andreyko, art by Dustin Nguyen, Derek Fridolfs, Georges Jeanty and Karl Story, cover by Dustin Nguyen, variant cover by J.G. Jones.

An all-new Batman series by the Detective Comics creative team of Dini and Nguyen! As a new Batman rises on the streets of Gotham City, the heroes, villains and citizens take notice. How will the police feel about this new Batman, and can he control the crime in Gotham the way the old Batman did?

This new series also features a regular ongoing co-feature starring Manhunter written by Marc Andreyko and illustrated by Georges Jeanty! Kate Spencer lost a friend during the chaos of Battle for the Cowl, and now she wants payback. As usual, she'll use any means necessary to get it!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on June 17.

GOTHAM CITY SIRENS #1

Written by Paul Dini, art and cover by Guillem March, variant cover by J.G. Jones.

This all-new series features the bad girls of Gotham City! Catwoman, Poison Ivy and Harley Quinn are tired of playing by other people's rules regardless of which side of the law they're on. These tough ladies have a new agenda that's all their own, and they'll use any means necessary to pursue it. But can they get along and work as a team? And who will get hurt along the way?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

THE OUTSIDERS #19

Written by Peter J. Tomasi, art and cover by Lee Garbett and Trevor Scott, variant cover by J.G. Jones.

"The Deep" part 5 of 6! With half of the Outsiders captured and the remaining members on the run, things have reached a boiling point for Alfred's new squad! And to make matters worse, Deathstroke the Terminator discovers he may have found a way to increase his amazing powers. Meanwhile, the search for the mysterious meteorite -- and its strange connection to the Insiders -- continues!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

BATMAN CONFIDENTIAL #30

Written by Andrew Kreisberg, art by Scott McDaniel and Andy Owens, cover by Stephane Roux.

"Bad Cop" part 2 of 2! Facing the rogue Gotham City police officer who was "created" by The Joker -- Commissioner Gordon and Batman receive desperate help from an unusual source: young Barbara Gordon!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on May 13.

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SUPERMAN TITLES

ACTION COMICS #878

Written by Greg Rucka, art by Fernando Dagnino and Raul Fernadez, cover by Andrew Robinson.

Nightwing and Flamebird, meet Nadira Va-Dim and Az-Rel, the Bonnie and Clyde of Krypton. They've got all of your powers, but absolutely none of your morals. Good luck!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

ACTION COMICS ANNUAL #12

Written by Greg Rucka, art by Pere Perez, cover by Renato Guedes.

Discover the origin of Nightwing and Flamebird! The new dynamic duo is busy rooting out General Zod's sleeper agents in the present, but how did they find out about the sleepers in the first place? What exactly is their history with Zod? How did they meet? What is their connection to the original Nightwing and Flamebird?

48 pages, $4.99, in stores on June 17.

SUPERMAN #689

Written by James Robinson, art by Renato Guedes and Jose Wilson Magalhaes, cover by Andrew Robinson.

What's a young man to do when he's told he's going to die? See the world while he can, of course! Experience a whistle-stop tour of Earth with Mon-El as he tastes life and fights crime with some of DC's international cast of Super Heroes. Meanwhile, back in Metropolis, a media mogul takes to the airwaves. His goal: the banning of all alien life on Earth. His name: Morgan Edge. And just what is the Prankster planning?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

SUPERMAN: WORLD OF NEW KRYPTON #4

Written by James Robinson and Greg Rucka, art by Pete Woods, cover by Gary Frank, variant cover by Howard Chaykin.

A new planet suddenly appearing in any space sector would demand the scrutiny of the Green Lantern Corps. When the planet in question is New Krypton and the space sector is 2814, it means Kandor City gets a visit from Hal Jordan and John Stewart, with Daxamite Sodam Yat along for good measure. But what starts as a good-will mission soon becomes a manhunt for some of the Phantom Zone's most deranged and dangerous criminals and leads ultimately to dire conflict between the Corps and Zod's Military Guild -- with Superman caught in the middle!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

SUPERMAN/BATMAN #61

Written by Michael Green and Mike Johnson, art and cover by Francis Manapul.

It's the action-packed finale of "Mash-Up"! Superman and Batman team with the Justice Titans to take down the worst villains in Gothamopolis! But who is the hidden mastermind behind this topsy-turvy world?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

SUPERGIRL #42

Written by Sterling Gates, art by Jamal Igle and Jon Sibal, cover by Joshua Middleton.

Supergirl has answered the question "Who is Superwoman?" but there's more to the mystery! In this dramatic epilogue issue, Supergirl must deliver devastating news to one of Superman's closest allies! And something strange is going on with Lana Lang -- can anyone help her before it's too late? Back on New Krypton, Alura is none too happy with her daughter -- leading to some drastic consequences for our Girl of Steel!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

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DCU TITLES

BOOSTER GOLD #21

Written by Dan Jurgens and Matthew Sturges, art by Jurgens, Norm Rapmund and Mike Norton, cover by Jurgens and Rapmund.

"Day of Death" part 1! When Booster Gold learns of Batman's death, he visits the Batcave, but runs into a new Dark Knight. Fists will fly and Batman will die...again! And in the debut of a new 10-page co-feature, Blue Beetle is back! While enjoying a peaceful lunch with his friends, Jaime Reyes -- and all of El Paso, Texas -- are attacked by a marauding 50-foot robot, and only Blue Beetle can stop this mechanized monster.

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on June 10.

THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #24

Written by Matt Wayne, art and cover by Howard Porter.

At long last, the first meeting of Static and Black Lightning! Virgil Hawkins has always had a bit of a problem with authority figures -- especially politicos as seemingly crooked as one-time Luthor crony Jefferson Pierce. When Black Lightning comes to speak at Hemingway High's commencement, Static fully intends to give him a piece of his mind. But not if Holocaust takes a piece out of both of them first!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

DEAD ROMEO #3

Written by Jesse Blaze Snider, art and cover by Ryan Benjamin.

When running away from a gang of sadistic vampires who want to disembowel you and the girl you love, it's always best to have a "Plan B." Too bad our hero Romeo didn't think of that before this issue. Now, he's got to pick himself up off the ground and figure out what to do. That might be a little harder than usual, though, since he had a leg shot off last issue. It's just not his day.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

FINAL CRISIS AFTERMATH: RUN! #2

Written by Matthew Sturges, art by Freddie E. Williams II, cover by Kako.

Cars explode! Fireworks explode! People explode! Surprise villains make appearances...and explode! Get ready to run as the Human Flame ends up finding a new "benefactor" who may grant him a fate worse than death.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

FINAL CRISIS AFTERMATH: ESCAPE #2

Written by Ivan Brandon, art by Marco Rudi, cover by Scott Hampton.

Good morning, and welcome to the second day of your stay in Electric City. We are your providers, the Global Peace Agency. Time to take a dip in the Time Pool. What's the worst that can happen? You are a valued guest. You can leave any time you want. You have nothing to fear. You will tell us everything...

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

FINAL CRISIS AFTERMATH: DANCE #2

Written by Joe Casey, art by ChrisCross, cover by Stanley Lau.

The following is a message on behalf of the Super Young Team:

The Super Young Team would like to formally and publicly sever all ties with the manufacturers of OXY-GEN. When the team agreed to be celebrity sponsors of the product, their contracts in no way disclosed the potential deadly side effects. We in no way endorse a product that could cause our fans to be harmed, and will be making a donation to the charities helping the victims of the OXY-GEN tragedy. In the meantime, please visit our website where you can leave video messages for your favorite member of Super Young Team, and be sure to take part in the trivia challenge!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

FINAL CRISIS AFTERMATH: INK #2

Written by Eric Wallace, art by Fabrizio Fiorentino, cover by Brian Stelfreeze.

Straight outta Liberty Hills comes a crazy hero named Tattooed Man! With his powers out of control and the police breathing down his neck, Mark Richards is having a hard time keeping up as the new guardian of Liberty Hill. But Mark is dedicated to his new path in life, even if he needs to take a few shortcuts to get what he wants. Will Mark rise above his past or is he doomed to fall back into the gutter?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

THE FLASH: REBIRTH #3

Written by Geoff Johns, art and covers by Ethan Van Sciver.

At last, the answer to the question that's plagued DC fans for decades: Who's faster, Superman or The Flash? Call your bookie and bet the farm, because you've never seen a run like this ­ and if speedsters keep dying at the pace they're going, you might never see another one again!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

GREEN ARROW/BLACK CANARY #21

Written by Andrew Kreisberg, art by Mike Norton and Josef Rubinstein, cover by Ladronn.

With the entirety of Star City deafened by Discord's revenge scheme on Black Canary, Green Arrow finds an unlikely ally in Cupid!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

GREEN LANTERN #42

Written by Geoff Johns, art and cover by Philip Tan and Jonathan Glapion, variant cover by Rodolfo Migliari.

The conclusion to "Agent Orange"! Hal battles the leader of the Orange Lanterns in a bizarre confrontation between will and avarice! But what is the true secret behind the power of the Orange Light? And what value does it hold for the other Corps?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

GREEN LANTERN CORPS #37

Written by Peter J. Tomasi, art and cover by Patrick Gleason and Rebecca Buchman, variant cover by Rodolfo Migliari.

The penultimate "Emerald Eclipse" chapter is upon us as the breakout on Oa leads to vast devastation and death across the planet. As the War of Light rages, do Kyle Rayner, Guy Gardner, Kilowog and the rest of the Corps have the willpower to quell the riot and overcome the napalm-spewing Red Lanterns and the fear-spreading Sinestro Corps?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

JONAH HEX #44

Written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray, art and cover by Cristiano Cucina.

The "Six Gun War" epic starts here! Quentin Turnbull is out for vengeance on the man he believes is responsible for killing his son -- and that man is Jonah Hex! Bullets, broads and banditos abound in this 6-part storyarc. Guest starring El Papagayo, Tallulah Black and the always-charming Bat Lash!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #34

Written by Len Wein, with art by Jose Luis and JP Mayer, cover by Ed Benes and Rob Hunter.

The cards are against the remnants of the Justice League! And those cards are the Royal Flush Gang! Can even Superman and Wonder Woman save a team whose luck has run out? Featuring the deadly return of an old foe in part 1 of a 2-part story.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #28

Written by Jerry Ordway, art by Ordway and Bob Wiacek, cover by Ordway.

A Japanese spirit has appeared to exact revenge on the living symbols of America's atomic warfare while the rest of the JSA reaches out to another founding member for assistance: The Spectre!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

JSA VS. KOBRA: ENGINES OF FAITH #1

Written by Eric Trautmann, art by Don Kramer and Michael Babinski, cover by Gene Ha.

The new lord of Kobra has shown his true face of evil, and now the JSA stands ready to face Kobra. But the old tactics may not work against this new terrorist network. Go inside the mind of Jason Burr, the diabolically clever Kobra leader whose goal is nothing less than bringing the world into the age of Kali Yuga. Set throughout the major cities of the DC Universe, this 6-issue miniseries sets the stakes higher than ever before for the Justice Society!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

THE LAST DAYS OF ANIMAL MAN #2

Written by Gerry Conway, art by Chris Batista and Dave Meikis, cover by Brian Bolland.

Buddy Baker's powers have picked the wrong time to desert him ­ a thousand feet above the San Diego skyline! He'll have to rely on the help of a most unlikely ally if he wants to survive his rematch with Bloodrage. But there's more than one homicidal maniac out there with designs on his life, and the Mirror Master's daughter won't settle for the scraps Bloodrage plans on leaving behind!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

THE MIGHTY #5

Written by Peter J. Tomasi and Keith Champagne, Chris Samnee, cover by Dave Johnson.

After last issue's shocking finale, Gabriel Cole finds himself faced with a terrifying new threat. And it's the only menace on Earth that his ally Alpha One can't help him vanquish! The saga of The Mighty reveals its true shape!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

POWER GIRL #2

Written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray, art by Amanda Conner, covers by Adam Hughes and Conner.

As the Ultra-Humanite holds Manhattan and Power Girl hostage, he tells the parts of his origin that have never before been revealed. And what Power Girl learns chills her to the bone...

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

R.E.B.E.L.S. #5

Written by Tony Bedard, art by Claude St. Aubin and Scott Hanna, cover by Ed Benes and Rob Hunter.

As the abductor of the intergalactic L.E.G.I.O.N. police force stands revealed, the entire sector mobilizes its forces. Vril Dox's renegade team of freedom fighters joins up with the Omega Men, Durlans, Khunds and Dominators, but it all amounts to devastating consequences...

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

SECRET SIX #10

Written by Gail Simone, art by Nicola Scott and Doug Hazlewood, cover by Daniel LuVisi.

Where have all the forgotten heroes and villains of the DCU been? The Six are blackmailed by someone claiming to be their old boss, Mockingbird, into a brand-new mission taking them into the heart of the metahuman slave trade! And former Wonder Woman Artemis returns in the most brutal Secret Six story yet!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

SOLOMON GRUNDY #4

Written, art and cover by Scott Kolins.

Took ill on Thursday! Solomon Grundy rages against the Green Lantern ­ the magic lantern itself! It's a groundbreaking confrontation that won't end well for Grundy! And Cyrus Gold is finally confronted with his murder weapon, which forces more truths about Cyrus' death to come to light. Can Cyrus find his murderer and end his curse? Will this be the end of Solomon Grundy?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

THE SPIRIT #30

Written and art by Michael Avon Oeming, cover by Kevin nowlan.

The Yakuza and the Triads are at war, and The Spirit's caught in the middle! Can one man really tip the balance between the city's most powerful crime families? It depends on which are quicker ­ his fists, or his wits!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

STRANGE ADVENTURES #4

Written by Jim Starlin, art by Manuel Garcia, Al Milgrom and Rafael Albuquerque, cover by Starlin and Rob Hunter.

Adam Strange faces near omnipotent power, forcing him to seek out Comet for help. However, upon reaching Hardcore Station, Strange is brutally mugged, and Comet deals harshly with an uninvited houseguest. Bizarro arrives on Hardcore Station, but Chief Justice Max is not welcoming him with open arms.

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on June 3.

TEEN TITANS #72

Written by Bryan Miller and Sean McKeever, art and cover by Joe Bennett and Jack Jadson.

Thirty pages of story content! In the first feature, Wonder Girl's leadership is put to the test as the team faces the all-new Fearsome Five! In the debut of the 10-page co-feature, Ravager goes solo for the first time, continuing her descent into darkness begun in Terror Titans.

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on June 24.

TITANS #14

Written by Hugh Sterbakov, art by Angel Unzueta and Wayne Faucher, cover by Unzueta.

Starting this issue, one-shot "Day in the Life" stories. And this issue stars Cyborg! In the grueling aftermath of the "Deathtrap" arc, Vic Stone must face the very teammates he feels he let down big-time. How he deals with it will shock!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

VIGILANTE #7

Written by Marv Wolfman, art by Rick Leonardi and John Stanisci, cover by Walter Simonson.

The FBI has been working the Costume Serial Killer case and gunning for Vigilante, but now both cases come to a head as agent Laura Temple finds herself a target of the Serial Killer and Vigilante. Plus, Vigilante deals with the aftermath of the Titans/Teen Titans "Deathtrap" crossover!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

THE WARLORD #3

Written by Mike Grell, art by Chad Hardin and Walden Wong, cover by Grell.

Darkness falls! The Warlord and his companions have made it to the Shadow Lands, but the evil power that has seized those lands isn't planning a warm welcome! Does their only hope lie with a surface-worlder?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

WONDER WOMAN #33

Written by Gail Simone, art and cover by Aaron Lopresti, variant cover by Bernard Chang.

"The Rise of the Olympian," part 8 of 8! One of the biggest Wonder Woman stories in years comes to a shattering conclusion as Diana faces a new chapter in her life! The fate of Genocide, Achilles, the Amazons, and two of Diana's closest friends all hang in the balance ­ and on an ending you won't believe.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

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DCU TRADE PAPERBACKS

ABSOLUTE JUSTICE HC

Written by Alex Ross and Jim Krueger, art by Ross and Doug Braithwaite, cover by Alex Ross.

The 12-issue series by is collected in this oversized, slipcased Absolute edition. The members of the Justice League of America are about to learn they aren't the only ones who can band together toward a common goal. The greatest criminal masterminds of our time appear to be acting in concert -- but with a surprising plan that seeks to achieve more good than the JLA ever could! This Absolute edition features a new cover by Ross, plus sketchbook a section with previously unseen artwork and more!

496 pages, $99, in stores on Nov. 25.

THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD: WITHOUT SIN TP

Written by Marv Wolfman and David Hine, art by Phil Winslade and Doug Braithwaite, cover by Braithwaite.

The latest round of DCU team-ups from The Brave and The Bold #17-22! Green Lantern's in a tough situation as he finds himself teaming with the Phantom Stranger to aid a far-off world. Plus: Supergirl and Raven band together to save San Francisco from a new Super-Villain with deep roots in the DC Universe!

144 pages, $17.99, in stores on July 1.

BIRDS OF PREY: PLATINUM FLATS TP

Written by Tony Bedard, art by Nicola Scott, Michael O'Hare, Doug Hazlewood and John Floyd, cover by Stephane Roux.

In this new volume collecting issues #119-124, the team hits the road to find a new home in Platinum Flats. But the move brings them into conflict with former teammate Black Canary! Then the past comes back to haunt Oracle as The Joker makes a deadly move against her.

144 pages, $17.99, in stores on July 29.

DC COMICS CLASSICS LIBRARY: THE JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA BY GEORGE PEREZ VOL. 1 HC

Written by Gerry Conway, art by George Perez with Frank McLaughlin and John Beatty, cover by Perez.

The first half of artist George Pérez's 1980s run on Justice League of America is collected in this new hardcover featuring issues #184-186, 192-194 plus Perez's very rare JLA postcard set! Features the team's battles with Darkseid and The Secret Society of Super-Villains, as envisioned by the artist of Final Crisis: Legion of Three Worlds!

176 pages, $39.99, in stores on August 26.

EL DIABLO: THE HAUNTED HORSEMAN TP

Written by Jai Nitz, art and cover by Phil Hester and Ande Parks.

The 6-issue miniseries that reintroduced the haunted horseman of the Wild West is collected! It's a tale of rebirth, revenge, betrayal, justice, comeuppance and curses as this DC hero begins a new legacy of adventure!

144 pages, $17.99, in stores on July 1.

GREEN LANTERN CORPS: THROUGH THE AGES

Written by Geoff Johns, Jon Broome, Gardner Fox and others, art by Gil Kane, Ethan Van Sciver, Carlos Pacheco and others, cover by Van Sciver.

Discover the Green Lantern Corps in this collection featuring content from Showcase #22, Green Lantern Vol. 2 #30, Green Lantern Gallery, Green Lantern: Emerald Dawn #4, Green Lantern Secret Files 2005 and Green Lantern Vol. 4 #3. Originally packaged in the DC Direct Green Lantern Box Set.

64 pages, $4.99, in stores on June 3.

FINAL CRISIS: REVELATIONS HC

Written by Greg Rucka, art by Philip Tan and Jonathan Glapion, cover by Philip Tan.

As a massive cosmic battle between good and evil rages across the DC Universe, a war of faith tests the might of The Spectre and the souls of humanity! Darkseid has waged a brainwashing war against mankind, leaving The Spectre to face off against the mad god's followers. Worshipping a religion based on crime, these disciples plan to subdue humanity and extinguish its free will. It's up to The Spectre, The Question and Batwoman to take down these minions before all hope is lost in this new hardcover collecting the entire 5-issue mini-series!

168 pages, $19.99, in stores on August 5.

JUSTICE LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL VOL. 2 TP

Written by Keith Giffen, J.M. DeMatteis and John Ostrander, art by Kevin Maguire, Bill Willingham, Luke McDonnell, Al Gordon, Bob Lewis and others, cover by Maguire.

The second volume collecting the Justice League International comics of the 1980s, now in trade paperback! Included here are Justice League Annual #1, Justice League International #8-13 and Suicide Squad #13, featuring Batman, Blue Beetle, Martian Manhunter, Guy Gardner, Black Canary, Mister Miracle, Dr. Fate, Booster Gold, Doctor Light, and the power of Shazam!

208 pages, $17.99, in stores on July 8.

THE SANDMAN BY JOE SIMON & JACK KIRBY

Written, art and cover by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby.

At last, the classic 1940s Super Hero series by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby is collected from the pages of World's Finest Comics #6-7, Adventure Comics #72-97, #100-102 (1942-1946) and Sandman #1, the comic that reunited Simon & Kirby in 1974! In the capable hands of Simon and Kirby, the Sandman left behind his trademark green suit, fedora and gas mask to become a brightly costumed adventurer on the trail of crime in the big city with the help of his sidekick, Sandy the Golden Boy. With a strong element of the fantastic in the form of haunted dreams and foes claiming to be figures of myth, these stories were perfect examples of the fast-paced, slam-bang adventures that made Simon & Kirby the most celebrated comics talents of the 1940s.

304 pages, $39.99, in stores on August 12.

LIGHT BRIGADE NEW PRINTING TP

Written by Peter J. Tomasi Art and cover by Peter Snejbjerg.

In this new printing of the amazing 4-issue Light Brigade, there's a war in Heaven, and Earth is the battleground! A ragtag squad of WWII G.I.s must recover the mysterious Sword of God, a heavenly artifact coveted by angels, demons, and Nazis!

200 pages, $19.99, in stores on June 15.

THE SUPERMAN CHRONICLES VOL. 7 TP

Written by Jerry Siegel, art by Leo Nowak and John Sikela, cover by Fred Ray.

In this new set of stories from the 1940s, The Man of Tomorrow investigates sabotage at a factory, battles giant mutant beasts created by Lex Luthor, encounters the mysterious Archer and discovers a lost underground civilization bent on conquering the surface world. Featuring tales from Action Comics #41-43, Superman #12-13 and World's Finest Comics #4!

168 pages, $14.99, in stores on July 22.

SUPERMAN AND BATMAN VS. VAMPIRES AND WEREWOLVES TP

Written by Kevin VanHook, art and cover by Tom Mandrake.

The 6-issue miniseries that pits the World's Finest Heroes against bloodsuckers and lycanthropes is collected! In this no-holds-barred fight to save the world, Superman and Batman battle werewolves and vampires -- with a little help from Green Arrow, Wonder Woman and Etrigan The Demon!

144 pages, $14.99, in stores on July 29.

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: BAT LASH TP

Written by Nick Cardy, Sergio Aragones, Dennis O'Neil, Len Wein and Cary Bates, art by Nick Cardy, Mike Sekowsky, George Moliterni and Dan Spiegle, cover by Nick Cardy.

DC's legendary Western series is collected at last in one volume featuring Showcase #76, Bat Lash #1-7 and stories from DC Special Series #16 and Jonah Hex #49, 51 and 52.

240 pages, black and white, $9.99, in stores on July 8.

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: BATMAN VOL. 4 TP

Written by Gardner Fox, Frank Robbins, Robert Kanigher, Mike Friedrich, John Broome and E. Nelson Bridwell, art by Irv Novick, Frank Springer, Bob Brown, and others, cover by Irv Novick.

Batman tales from the 1960s including battles with The Joker, The Riddler, Catwoman and a league of strange assassins, as first seen in the pages of Batman #202-215 and Detective Comics #376-390.

520 pages, black and white, $16.99, in stores on July 22.

SUPERMAN AND THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES TP

Written by Geoff Johns, art and cover by Gary Frank and Jon Sibal.

An epic story teaming Superman with an adult version of the Legion of Super-Heroes, originally presented in Action Comics #858-863 and now in trade paperback! When he was a boy, Clark Kent was isolated and alone until he met this teen team from the 31st century. Today, it's been years since Superman saw his childhood friends. Why haven't they returned to visit him? What's become of the symbol of Superman in the future? And just why is the future so dangerous for Superman? They warned him away, but now he's determined to help his friends -- even if it means his life!

168 pages, $14.99, in stores on July 15.

TERROR TITANS TP

Written by Sean McKeever, art and cover by Joe Bennett and Jack Jadson.

Clock King hatches a plan for his team of teenaged villains and their newest, deadliest member -- the Teen Titans' own Ravager. But if it's to succeed, Clock King must first infiltrate the metahuman gladiator arena known as the Dark Side Club. Collecting Terror Titans #1-6.

144 pages, $17.99, in stores on July 29.

WONDER WOMAN: AMAZONS ATTACK TP

Written by Will Pfeifer, art and cover by Pete Woods.

The 6-issue mini-series Amazons Attack by the Catwoman creative team of Pfeifer and Woods explodes in this new trade paperback! Since the events of Infinite Crisis, Wonder Woman's Amazon sisters have retreated to the realm of the gods. But now the Amazons are back, screaming for vengeance. What could compel the Amazons to attack the United States?

160 pages, $19.99, in stores on July 1.

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WILDSTORM TITLES

ASTRO CITY DARK AGE BOOK 3 #2

Written by Kurt Busiek, art by Brent Anderson, cover by Alex Ross.

Royal Williams tries to keep his nose clean, and his brother Charles recovers from being shot. But Pyramid and E.A.G.L.E. are both after Royal, and Charles only makes matters worse. The shadows are closing in, and both brothers may be caught up in the coming storm...

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on June 3.

ASTRO CITY: THE DARK AGE BOOK ONE TP

Written by Kurt Busiek, art by Brent Anderson, cover by Alex Ross.

Collecting the first eight chapters of the 16-part "Dark Age" saga, revealing the history of Astro City and shedding light on some of its greatest heroes! Book One, now in trade paperback, takes place in the early 1970s and follows two brothers -- with one becoming a hero and the other taking a far different path. Along the way, the long-standing secret tale of the Silver Agent and his fate is told at last, as the story shifts back to the 1950s and what made the Williams brothers turn out so differently.

256 pages, $19.99, in stores on July 15.

THE AUTHORITY #11

Written by Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning and Christos Gage, art by Simon Coleby, Chris Sprouse and Karl Story, cover by Coleby.

Apollo has been missing for weeks now, and the Midnighter and The Authority assume the worst. What's happened to their Sun God? And as the Carrier is slowly brought back to life, it's left the team with the unpleasant task of cleansing the lower decks of vermin. But what they find buried deep within could change their fortunes for good!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

CHUCK TP

Written by Peter Johnson and Zev Borow, art by Jeremy Haun and Phil Noto, photo cover.

The 6-issue mini-series based on the hit NBC television series is collected in one exciting volume! Series co-executive producer Peter Johnson and series writer Zev Borow take Chuck Bartowski and his friends on a globe-trotting, action-packed adventure too big for television! Will Chuck survive his first trips to Japan, South America, Eastern Europe and Singapore?

144 pages, $19.99, in stores on July 8.

EX MACHINA #43

Written by Brian K. Vaughan, art by Tony Harris and Jim Clark, cover by Harris.

"Ring Out the Old" part 3! Is the Great Machine's archenemy Pherson really back from the dead? Or is a new, even more deadly threat behind the plague terrorizing Mayor Hundred's hometown?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

FREDDY VS. JASON VS. ASH: THE NIGHTMARE WARRIORS #1

Written by Jeff Katz and James Kuhoric, art by Jason Craig, covers by Arthur Suydam.

Beneath the bloody waters of Crystal Lake, an immortal evil wakes and begins anew the cycle of grueling violence. Six months after the events of Freddy Vs. Jason Vs. Ash, a power-hungry government bureaucrat unleashes the denizens of the Necronomicon -- including the banished spirit of the Springwood Slasher, Freddy Krueger. But Ash Williams has checked his monster-hunting past at the door. A Chosen One no more, he thinks that a life of domestic bliss and retail tending is his true calling -- until the ghosts of the past show up to punch his clock again. The original creative team behind WildStorm and Dynamite Entertainment's Freddy Vs. Jason Vs. Ash proudly presents the bloody sequel to the sold-out smash horror crossover event! Featuring a triptych cover by Arthur Suydam to match the triptych cover from the original miniseries. Co-published with Dynamite Entertainment.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on June 24.

FRINGE #6

Written by Mike Johnson and various, art by Tom Mandrake.

On the edge of modern science exists a world of the "impossible." But Walter Bishop and William Bell were the men who transformed impossible theories into absolute realities! Continuing the adventures of the hit Fox TV series.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

GEARS OF WAR SOURCEBOOK

Written by Joshua Ortega, art by Federico Dallocchio, Liam Sharp, Andy Smith, Brandon Badeaux, Doug Mahnke and others, cover by Stephen Platt.

A great jumping-on point for new readers! We've gathered together some of the most enthusiastic fans of the mega-popular Gears of War franchise and developed a unique look at this complex and challenging world. Featuring a short story written by Gears 2 game writer (and monthly comic scribe) Joshua Ortega and art by rising superstar Federico Dallocchio. There are also loads of pinups by some of the hottest names in the industry, bringing gritty reality to this incredible property!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on June 10.

GEN13 #30

Written by Scott Beatty, art and cover by Mike Huddleston.

On the road again in their pursuers' post-apocalyptic RV, the kids race to save a mortally wounded teammate! But a stopover in a small town governed by Super-Villains might spell doom for the entire team! It's Gen13 versus the "lost generation" from Number of the Beast as the kids get schooled in what it means to be super.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

KILLAPALOOZA #2

Written by Adam Beechen, art and cover by Trevor Hairsine.

You've never seen anything like a rock band that moonlights as a super-powered assassination squad! Superstar noisemakers The Clap thought they were the only ones, but apparently there's at least one more -- and they've both marked the honoree of a benefit concert as their next target! If The Clap can survive a death trap laid by their mystery rivals, they'll face their greatest challenge yet -- a dinner for the concert's sponsor! The world's biggest music stars and their egos in the same room? Expect mayhem and murder with your shrimp cocktail!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

MYSTERIUS: THE UNFATHOMABLE #6

Written by Jeff Parker, art and cover by Tom Fowler.

While dying in the desert heat, what's the perfect way to conclude this gathering of free spirits? A massive orgy followed by a mass sacrifice! What do Mysterius and Delfi do in the face of something like this? And are they even talking to each other? Assume a meditation pose, clear your mind and connect to the unfathomable end of the beginning.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

PROTOTYPE #3

Written by Justin Gray and Jimmy Palmiotti, art and cover by Darick Robertson and Matt Jacobs.

The horror and action of the hit Activision videogame continues! The New York homicide detectives tracking a serial killer are now hunted, as well. Their investigation has put them at odds with a covert government agency, and now the only hope for the detectives may be the monster they themselves were after.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on June 3.

STARCRAFT #2

Written by Simon Furman, art and cover by Federico Dallocchio, variant cover by Shawn Moll and Sandra Hope.

Based on the worldwide hit videogame! The War Pigs' quest to find and assassinate Jim Raynor begins in earnest. But before they can get anywhere fast, they first have to wrest their ship, the General Lee, from the hands of cutthroat pirates! Plus, just who is Cole Hickson? And what dark secrets from his past and present does he harbor? One way or another, the War Pigs are in for a rough ride.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

STORMING PARADISE #6

Written by Chuck Dixon, art by Butch Guice and Rick Burchett, cover by Guice.

The final, titanic battle for Japan concludes ­ but at what cost victory? Will Operation Olympic be remembered as the final, grand victory in a long war or a blood-soaked nightmare?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

WILDCATS #12

Written by Christos Gage, art and cover by Neil Googe.

A worst-case scenario unfolds for the Wildcats when a war on two fronts explodes! While the team is occupied battling Majestic in the Hawaiian Islands, Defile and his Daemonite hordes have decided to assault the under-manned HALO building where only Ladytron stands between the survivors of Armageddon and certain death! After this issue, the Wildcats' status quo changes in a major way!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

WILDCATS: WORLD'S END BOOK ONE TP

Written by Christos Gage, art by Neil Googe and Pete Woods, cover by Neil Googe.

The WildStorm Universe has been shattered by an apocalyptic event, and the world is devastated. Now Christos Gage and Neil Googe bring a new status quo to the classic covert action team as the Wildcats attempt to rebuild their shattered planet one piece at a time in this title collecting the main stories from Wildcats #1-7.

136 pages, $17.99, in stores on July 22.

WORLD OF WARCRAFT #20

Written by Walter Simonson and Louise Simonson, art by Mike Bowden and Walden Wong, cover by Walter Simonson.

The Scourge makes their move and attacks from all fronts intent on taking no prisoners! No longer united, can Varian and Thrall survive the onslaught? And will Valeera once again succumb to her addiction to magical energy?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

WORLD OF WARCRAFT BOOK 2 HC

Written by Walter Simonson, art by Jon Buran, Mike Bowden and Jerome K. Moore, cover by Ludo Lullabi.

The second World of Warcraft collection, featuring issues #8-14 of the hit series, tells the saga of the Missing King of Stormwind. Upon learning he is in fact the lost ruler of Stormwind, Lo'Gosh returns to reclaim his throne with his comrades-in-arms Valeera and Broll. But all is not as it seems in the Eastern Kingdom, especially if one informed dwarf has anything to say about it.

176 pages, $19.99, in stores on August 26.

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VERTIGO TITLES

100 BULLETS VOL. 13: WILT TP

Written by Brian Azzarello, art by Eduardo Risso, cover by Dave Johnson.

100 Bullets reaches its epic conclusion in this final volume collecting issues #89-100. Learn the last dark secrets of The Trust and The Minutemen's place in the world as secrets are revealed about what really caused Graves' war with The Trust.

304 pages, $19.99, in stores on July 8.

AIR #10

Written by G. Willow Wilson, art and cover by M.K. Perker.

Discover the secret origin of the Device in this special stand-alone issue. In the mythical city of Aztlan, the Device brings a reluctant young priest face-to-face with the fate of his people and reveals the mysterious future of a young woman who will not be born for another 900 years. A young woman named Blythe...

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

BANG! TANGO #5

Written by Joe Kelly, art by Adrian Sibar and Rodney Ramos, cover by Howard Chaykin.

A knockout ex-girlfriend who hits below the belt, a new gal who plays for keeps, and a whole lot of mobsters looking to collect a price on your head. Vertigo's provocative and dangerous miniseries reaches a boiling point you have to see to believe.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

DARK ENTRIES HC

Written by Ian Rankin, art by Werther Dell'Edera, cover by Lee Bermejo.

Occult detective John Constantine has seen his share of strange things in his career, but nothing could prepare him for the horrors of...reality television. "Haunted Mansion" is currently the hottest show on tv, but when the macabre house actually starts attacking the contestants, Constantine is hired to be the ultimate mole. Locked inside with a cast of wannabe-celebrities, his every move being monitored by a deadly figure from his past, Constantine must figure out who (or what) is pulling the strings before he gets cancelled -- permanently.

216 pages, black and white, $19.99, in stores on August 19.

DMZ #42

Written by Brian Wood, art by Ryan Kelly, cover by John Paul Leon.

You've seen them countless times in the pages of DMZ. Violent killers ­ anonymous and silent ­ behind gas masks and heavy clothing. Always the vanguard of death and destruction. But who are they and where do they come from? What would cause a man or woman, even in a warzone, to completely surrender themselves to oblivion? "No Future" is a 3-part story probing an infamous DMZ death cult housed in the city's tallest building.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

FABLES #85

Written by Bill Willingham and Matthew Sturges, art by Tony Akins and Andrew Pepoy, cover by Joao Ruas.

"The Great Fables Crossover" part 7 of 9! Jack Horner, meet Jack Frost. But wait a minute! Didn't we already establish that Jack Horner was Jack Frost? Concerning the nature of his craft, Tom Clancy once opined that the "difference between fiction and reality is that fiction has to make sense." If this is so, how do we explain Jack being put in charge of the Farm and all of Fablekind? How do we explain Jack being allowed to babysit Bigby and Snow's cubs? How does that make sense? We here at Fables headquarters can only come to one conclusion: as impossible as it may seem, Fables isn't fiction, it's real.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

FILTHY RICH HC

Written by Brian Azzarello, art by Victor Santos, cover by Lee Bermejo.

Richard "Junk" Junkin has always lived on the wrong side of trouble. A former pro football star whose career was cut short by injury (and a nasty gambling problem), Junk now spends his time dreaming of what might have been, selling cars in Jersey and lusting after the boss's unbelievably spoiled, unbelievably sexy and unbelievably rich daughter, Victoria. So when the boss asks him to be Victoria's personal bodyguard while she tears up the New York City club scene, Junk leaps at the chance. But before long, he's finds that Victoria wants a lapdog and not a chaperone, someone who's going to do all of her dirty work‹all of it‹someone who wants to get filthy rich...

200 pages, black and white, $19.99, in stores on August 19.

HELLBLAZER #256

Written by Peter Milligan, art by Giuseppe Camuncoli and Stefano Landini, cover by Simon Bisley.

Featuring the debut of new Hellblazer cover artist Simon Bisley! John Constantine never knew what he had until it was taken away from him, and maybe he still doesn't know. But that won't stop him from selling his soul to get it back. Part 1 of "Resurrection" begins here.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

HOUSE OF MYSTERY #14

Written by Matthew Sturges, art by Luca Rossi, Jose Marzan Jr. and Gilbert Hernandez, cover by Esao Andrews.

As Fig's Dad and Harry make their way back home, Peter reveals one of the House's key mysteries -- the identity of their captor -- and Harry realizes he knew it all along. Meanwhile, Rina spills her guts, the Thinking Man's Army joins forces with the Coachman, and werewolves and suicide bombers wreak havoc. Plus, the short story "Maidenhead" illustrated by Gilbert Hernandez.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 3.

JACK OF FABLES #35

Written by Matthew Sturges and Bill Willingham, art by Russ Braun and Jose Marzan Jr., cover by Brian Bolland.

"The Great Fables Crossover" part 8 of 9! What do the cast of Jack of FAbles and bad comedians have in common? They both go to the Catskills to die! In this, the thrillingest and most penultimate issue of the "Great Fables Crossover," battles are won, lives are lost, and a whole lot of really weird stuff happens. But then again, what were you expecting?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

THE LITERALS #3

Written by Bill Willingham and Matthew Sturges, art by Mark Buckingham and Andrew Pepoy, cover by Buckingham.

"The Great Fables Crossover" part 9 of 9! In this issue it's all over. No, we don't just mean that the big crossover event is over, we mean it's all over for the universe and everyone in it. Kevin Thorn, the Literal embodiment of storytelling, wants to rewrite the universe, beginning again with a new blank page. In this issue he gets his wish. What more is there to say?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

MADAME XANADU #12

Written by Matt Wagner, art by Amy Reeder Hadley and Richard Friend, cover by Hadley.

Tipping the scales of justice, the ageless and beautiful Madame Xanadu becomes embroiled in a supernatural murder mystery. As she pursues a savage killer in 1940s New York City, her clairvoyance reveals a centuries-long record of fear, hate and cowardice.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

MADAME XANADU VOL. 1: DISENCHANTED TP

Written by Matt Wagner, art by Amy Reeder Hadley and Richard Friend, cover by Hadley.

The first ten issues of the series are collected! Madame Xanadu's powers of sight can change the course of human history, but her vision is clouded when she looks into herself. Thrown into worlds of war and men, she encounters a dark stranger who knows both her past and future. This debut volume reveals Madame Xanadu's centuries spanning origin from Camelot to the court of Kubla Khan to 1940s New York City and beyond... Featuring an introduction by James Robinson.

240 pages, $12.99, in stores on July 15.

NORTHLANDERS #18

Written by Brian Wood, art by Danijel Zezelj, cover by Massimo Carnevale.

"The Shield Maidens" part 1 of 2. The notion of brave Norse women who would follow their men into battle has been the subject of a lot of mythology, stories, Valkyrie-lore and fairy tales. The reality of such a thing, though, would be much, much different...

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

NORTHLANDERS VOL. 2: THE CROSS + THE HAMMER TP

Written by Brian Wood, art by Ryan Kelly, cover by Massimo Carnevale.

The second Northlanders collection, featuring issues #11-16, takes place during the tail end of Viking rule in Ireland. A series of mysterious murders and arsons against wealthy citizens leaves the Viking occupiers worried that a potential uprising might ignite. When surprising details involving the crimes are revealed, though, their jobs become much harder!

144 pages, $14.99, in stores on July 29.

SCALPED #30

Written by Jason Aaron, art by R.M. Guera, cover by Jock.

It's the start of a pivotal new arc! In part 1 of "The Gnawing," the already strung-out and paranoid Dash Bad Horse feels the noose tighten around his neck even more as Chief Red Crow begins to search for the undercover FBI agent in his midst. Meanwhile, the death of another character sets the reservation on the road to all-out war.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 17.

SEAGUY: THE SLAVES OF MICKEY EYE #3

Written by Grant Morrison, art and cover by Cameron Stewart.

Seaguy returns to Mickey Eye Park, and he's welcomed back by the most shocking challenge of all ­ the sensational Super Hero wedding of She-Beard and Seadog, captain of the Seadogs and maritime heroes of the Dad Age! Is Seaguy willing to destroy the world as he knows it to stop a marriage? You bet...

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on June 3.

UNKNOWN SOLDIER #9

Written by Joshua Dysart, art by Alberto Ponticelli, cover by Dave Johnson.

The life and times of rogue CIA agent Jack Lee Howl. How is it that a man who just wants to be left alone can find the time to be coerced, kidnapped, lied to and beheaded all in one day? Charming, deceitful and -- in the end -- always out of luck. That's our Jack.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 24.

THE UNWRITTEN #2

Written by Mike Carey, art by Peter Gross, cover by Yuko Shimizu.

Tom Taylor sets off on a desperate search for the truth about his own life ­ a hunt that will strip bare the hidden connections behind the world's great fictions. As the mysterious Unwritten cabal set their own counterplot in motion to stop him, Tom arrives at the Swiss villa where Frankenstein was conceived and witnesses a terrifying vision!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

YOUNG LIARS #16

Written by David Lapham, art and cover by Lapham.

Danny suffers the horrible effects of looking through the hole in the wall, causing a rift between himself and Loreli. Loreli turns to Danny's archrival, Puss-Bag, for comfort which leads to a night of violence and horror. History repeats itself as the spider's plan is revealed and a mysterious phone number brings both help and destruction from the past.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on June 10.

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JOHNNY DC TITLES

BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #6

Written by J. Torres, art by Andy Suriano and Dan Davis, cover by Scott Jeralds.

Batman is up against a man with all the time in the world -- General Immortus! And only one hero can back Batman up by summoning help from across the ages -- Kid Eternity!

32 pages, $2.50, in stores on June 24.

CARTOON NETWORK ACTION PACK #38

Written by Amy Wolfram, Robbie Busch and Jason Hall, art by Min S. Ku, Mike Cavallaro and Ethen Beavers, cover by Ku.

Two Ben 10: Alien Force stories in one book! In the first, Big Chill saves everyone from a sinister DNAliens plot, and in the second, Echo Echo saves everyone from...ice cream? Plus, a new Samurai Jack adventure!

32 pages, $2.50, in stores on June 3.

CARTOON NETWORK BLOCK PARTY #58

Written by Tim Cahill, Julie Cahill, Amy Rogers and Robbie Busch, art by Andy Suriano, Christopher Cook and Scott Roberts, cover by Bill Wray.

Jake builds an atom smasher for the science fair, the Powerpuff Girls melt into a puddle, and Dexter jumps off the roof!

32 pages, $2.50, in stores on June 24.

LOONEY TUNES #175

Written by Sam Agro, Frank Strom and Neal Sternecky, art by Leo Batic, David Alvarez, Horacio Ottolini, Neal Sternecky and Mike DeCarlo, cover by Scott Gross.

Life's tough for a cat -- especially when you're Sylvester! But all that will change when he catches the world's largest mouse. At least, that's what he thinks. Plus, the Looney Tunes take on YouTube!

32 pages, $2.50, in stores on June 3.

SCOOBY-DOO #145

Written by John Rozum and Terrance Griep, art by Robert Pope, Fabio Laguna and Scott Neely, cover by Vincent Deporter.

A new "monster of the week" TV series debuts, but its cast and crew are being frightened by a "real" monster from the show! Join us in the mystery that could only be called "Man of a Thousand Monsters!"

32 pages, $2.50, in stores on June 10.

SUPER FRIENDS #16

Written by Sholly Fisch, art by Dario Brizuela, cover by J. Bone.

School's out! But unfortunately, an ice pack of villains has frozen the city and stolen the summer! Will the Super Friends be able to stop this avalanche of crime -- or will they slip up due to cold feet?

32 pages, $2.50, in stores on June 10.

SUPER FRIENDS: CALLING ALL SUPER FRIENDS TP

Written by Sholly Fisch, art by Dario Brizuela, Stewart McKenny and Phil Moy, cover by J. Bone.

Filled with exciting adventures for new readers and old, this second Super Friends volume collects the JLA's battles with foes including Amos Fortune and Starro, as originally seen in issues #8-14 of the monthly series. Plus, check out a Halloween adventure featuring Batman's nemesis Scarecrow and a Christmas tale of Dr. Light.

144 pages, $12.99, in stores on July 15.

TINY TITANS #17

Written by Art Baltazar and Franco, art and cover by Baltazar.

It's Robin's birthday party, and you're invited! See what the Tiny Titans get him for the big day. Plus, Cyborg learns what continuity is and why sometimes it works against you. And join Mrs. Atom, Dot and Crumb for a day of shopping.

32 pages, $2.50, in stores on June 17.

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CMX TITLES

BROKEN BLADE VOL. 1

Written and illustrated by Yunosuke Yoshinaga.

Rygart Arrow is the only one in his world who lacks the inherent ability to power up quartz, the energy source that makes all of the machines run. Good thing the King and Queen of his country of Krisna happen to be old college friends! But so is Zess, the leader of the army of mechs invading Krisna. As usual, Arrow feels useless in the face of battle, until he comes across a powerful, ancient battle suit that no one else can run. His natural affinity for the suit's operating mechanism may just turn Arrow into the most important player of all.

162 pages, black and white, $9.99, in stores on July 1.

EMMA VOL. 9

Written and illustrated by Kaoru Mori.

Catch a glimpse into the lives of Emma's employers, the Meredith family. Join youngest son Erich Meredith on a traumatic journey to find his lost pet squirrel. Learn how Mr. and Mrs. Meredith met and find out the secret of their ongoing happiness. Discover how the friendship between William and Hakim began! And then meet three new characters who are entangled in a love triangle.

216 pages, black and white, $9.99, in stores on July 1.

GO WEST! VOL. 3

Written and illustrated by Yu Yagami.

While galloping due West with Red, Naomi comes across Mingo lying in their path. He's convinced he is dying from a killer headache. But when Naomi runs to get a doctor, Mingo finds out what -- or rather, who -- is causing his pain. And later, find out the secret behind Red Bullet's trauma. What connection does it have with the Wild West's worst mass murderer?

194 pages, black and white, $9.99.

FROM EROICA WITH LOVE VOL. 14

Written and illustrated by Yasuko Aoike.

Cold War era conflicts continue as the Major pursues the Black Box, a device that will help the Russians close their computer technology gap with the West. Eroica comes to the aid of an imprisoned Klaus and these rivals find themselves joining forces again. The Major matches wits with a Greek magnate who is really a KGB operative, while Eroica pursues a computer technician he needs for a heist.

200 pages, black and white, $9.99, in stores on July 15.

MARCH ON EARTH VOL. 2

Written and illustrated by Mikase Hayashi.

Final volume. Takatoh has agreed to help Yuzu take care of Shou, even though it means putting his own dreams on hold. But Yuzu knows that's not something her sister would have wanted and insists that he follows his original plans, even if it means leaving Japan. Meanwhile, Yuzu has some choices to make about her own future. Will she sacrifice her dreams for Shou?

192 pages, black and white, $9.99.

ORFINA VOL. 6

Written and illustrated by Kitsune Tennouji.

Fana says goodbye to her friends and heads off for the long journey towards Granze, with one clear objective: defeat Lord Stean. Meanwhile, Cisun is trying his best to avoid Fana while he nurses his wounds. He is hiding out, which is good, because in Zahare there are twin assassins who are killing traitors to their group and Cisun seems to be next on their list!

282 pages, black and white, $12.99, in stores on July 22.




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