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MONDAY, JUNE 14, 2010

DC COMICS FOR SEPTEMBER

BRIGHTEST DAY

BRIGHTEST DAY #9-10

Written by Geoff Johns and Peter J. Tomasi, art by Ivan Reis, Patrick Gleason, Ardian Syaf, Scott Clark and Joe Prado, covers by David Finch and Ivan Reis.

The resurrected have discovered their purpose for being back, but where will the knowledge lead them? Who is the new Aqualad? And what strange event is taking place around the White Power Battery in New Mexico?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 1 and Sept. 15.

GREEN LANTERN #58

Written by Geoff Johns, art and cover by Doug Mahnke and Christian Alamy, variant cover by Alex Garner.

BRIGHTEST DAY continues as Adara, the Hope Entity, finds a host in a young girl who may be destined to be a great savior. Can this young student hope to contain such a powerful force – and what will drive Hal Jordan on a spiritual journey unlike any he's ever taken? Plus, the Spectre sets his sights on the Rage Entity!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

GREEN LANTERN CORPS #52

Written by Tony Bedard, art and cover by Ardian Syaf and Vicente Cifuentes, variant cover by Patrick Gleason.

BRIGHTEST DAY continues as the final part of the "Revolt of the Alpha Lanterns" features a confrontation between Cyborg Superman and Ganthet! Will the villain finally get the eternal sleep he so desperately seeks? Meanwhile, the Weaponers of Qward attempt to tap into the White Energy from the construct left behind by Deadman's battle with the Anti-Monitor.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

GREEN LANTERN: EMERALD WARRIORS #2

Written by Peter J. Tomasi, art by Ferando Pasarin and Cam Smith, cover by Rodolfo Migliari, variant cover by Felipe Massafera.

Guy Gardner continues his secret mission for Atrocitus! Just as he discovers the Red Lantern energy still has him in its grip, Guy must deal with Red Lantern Bleez as a new teammate, which only leads to dangerous agitation. Can Kilowog, Arisia and the others save Guy – or will they turn on him when they learn the secret of his sinister mission?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

GREEN ARROW #4

Written by J.T. Krul, art by Diogenes Neves and Vicente Cifuentes, cover by Mauro Cascioli, variant cover by Philip Tan.

From the pages of Brightest Day comes Martian Manhunter! His White Lantern vision has led him to the Emerald Archer's mystical forest. Is he there to save it – or destroy it? Can Oliver stop his former ally?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 29.

JUSTICE LEAGUE: GENERATION LOST #9-10

Written by Judd Winick, art by Keith Giffen, Fernando Dagnino and Joe Bennett, covers by Cliff Chiang and Kevin Maguire.

DC's biweekly JUSTICE LEAGUE event continues! Fire has been keeping a dangerous secret from the team, and her past literally comes back to haunt her when she's forced to confront the darkest of demons! Meanwhile, still hot on the trail of Max Lord, the former members of the Justice League International pick themselves up after their disastrous battle at Checkmate headquarters. But can they locate Max while The Dark Knight himself is hot on their trail?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8 and Sept. 22.

JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #49

Written by James Robinson, art by Pow Rodrix, covers by Mark Bagley, Jesus Merino and Francis Manapul.

The BRIGHTEST DAY shines a spotlight on Jade as she adjusts to the repercussions of the JLA/JSA crossover. She and Donna Troy head to the San Francisco Bay area to make themselves a new home but are confronted with old and new threats – including the New Teen Titans!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

BIRDS OF PREY #5

Written by Gail Simone, art by Alvin Lee, cover by Alina Urusov.

Two Birds track down a missing team member in Thailand...where someone is hunting them to make sure they never return! Plus, the shocking events of BRIGHTEST DAY continue to rock Hawk and Dove, the newest recruits to Oracle's organization!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

THE FLASH #6

Written by Geoff Johns, art and cover by Francis Manapul, variant cover by Ale Garza and Sandra Hope.

BRIGHTEST DAY dashes on with the stunning conclusion of "The Dastardly Deaths of the Rogues!" With Barry caught between the Rogues and the Renegades, the resurrected Captain Boomerang's role in the adventure is revealed! You won't believe how this leads to the upcoming FLASHPOINT…

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

TITANS #27

Written by Eric Wallace, art and cover by Fabrizio Fiorentino.

Deathstroke and Arsenal find they have something in common when they team up to halt a child slavery ring. They need to get past a foursome of super-powered foes protecting the ring first. But Osiris – the team's reluctant powerhouse – is already out of the fight entirely! Good luck, guys…

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

OUR ARMY AT WAR #1

Written by Mike Marts, art by Victor Ibanez, cover by Joe Kubert.

DC's special month of classic war one-shots kicks off with a different kind of Sgt. Rock story – one that follows the combat-happy Joes of Easy Company decades ago and, simultaneously, a modern unit in the mountains of Afghanistan! The battle may have changed, but does the war stay the same?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

WEIRD WAR TALES #1

Written by Darwyn Cooke, Ivan Brandon and Jan Strnad, art by Cooke, Nic Klein and Gabriel Hardman, cover by Cooke.

Three sensational short stories from three exceptional creative teams! Whether it's soldiers risen from the grave, horror beneath the sea or battles among dinosaurs, war has never been weirder than this!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

OUR FIGHTING FORCES #1

Written by B. Clay Moore, art by Chad Hardin and Wayne Faucher, cover by Mark Schultz.

For Captain Storm, Sgt. Clay, Gunner Mackey and Johnny Cloud, a sabotage mission on a Nazi airfield is just another deadly suicide run! But what secret is Allied Command keeping from them? This is a war that men like The Losers can't ever hope to win…

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

G.I. COMBAT #1

Written by Matt Sturges, art by Phil Winslade, cover by Geof Darrow.

Jeb Stuart's gotten used to his tank being haunted by the ghost of his Civil War ancestor, General J.E.B. Stuart, but when he and his crew are pinned down by German soldiers in a walled city, what will happen when he must take the helm of a tank haunted by a very different kind of dead man?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

STAR-SPANGLED WAR STORIES #1

Written by William Tucci, art by Justiniano, Tom Derenick and Andrew Mangum, cover by Brian Bolland.

There aren't many French Resistance soldiers more beautiful than Mademoiselle Marie – and there are none more deadly! When Marie is put in charge of some critical cargo, she'll have to keep her enemies very close, indeed. But she might not be keeping a close-enough eye on her friends!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 29.

NEW TEEN TITANS: GAMES HC

Written by Marv Wolfman and George Perez, art by Perez, Mike Perkins and Al Vey, cover by Perez.

Set in the 1980s during the height of the New Teen Titans popularity, this stand–alone hardcover features a mysterious villain playing a deadly game with New York City as the game board–and the Teen Titans as the pieces! Like something out of a time capsule, this never-before-seen epic is the New Teen Titans story from their original creators that has never been told...until now!

144 pages, $24.99, in stores on Nov. 3.



BATMAN TITLES

BATMAN #703

Written by Peter Milligan, art and cover by Tony Daniel, variant cover by Kevin Nowlan.

Celebrating the "Return of Bruce Wayne"! Those closest to The Dark Knight look back on the legacy he has created. Featuring appearances by Alfred, Dick Grayson, Tim Drake, Damian Wayne, Selina Kyle and more!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

BATMAN: THE RETURN OF BRUCE WAYNE #6

Written by Grant Morrison, art by Lee Garbett and Walden Wong, covers by Andy Kubert and Garbett.

The final chapter of this time-spanning epic! With Bruce Wayne just steps away from returning to present day Gotham City, the timestream might have a few more surprises in store for The Dark Knight! Do not miss this issue, as it paves the way for the shocking future era of Batman!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

BATMAN AND ROBIN #16

Written by Grant Morrison, art by Cameron Stewart, covers by Frank Quitely and Ethan VanSciver.

The climactic showdown between Batman and the Black Glove is finally here. It's payback time for The Dark Knight as Batman and Robin face the ultimate evil. Will Damian betray his father's legacy? Will Bruce Wayne return just in time to see Dick Grayson die? Plus, The Joker and Professor Pyg!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

BATMAN: ODYSSEY #3

Written, art and covers by Neal Adams.

In the third chapter of Adams' epic Batman tale, Bruce Wayne and Alfred strategize the next steps on The Dark Knight's odyssey…but appearances by both The Riddler and Talia al Ghul might spoil their plans!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

RED HOOD: LOST DAYS #4

Written by Judd Winick, art by Pablo Raimondi, cover by Billy Tucci.

Jason Todd's journey has taken him all over the world in search of those who can help him train for his revenge on Batman. But something has begun to change inside him, and the blood and destruction he leaves in his wake is becoming far too risky. Now, he finds himself in London, learning at the feet of an expert bomber. But when Jason learns that the pyrotechnic genius is planning "something big" for the city, it may be something Jason's better nature won't tolerate...

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

DETECTIVE COMICS #869

Written by David Hine, art by Scott McDaniel and Andy Owens, cover by Peter Nguyen.

"Impostors" continues here! Madness and mayhem face off against law and order for control of Gotham City, and not even the Batman is safe! With The Joker Impostor leading the charge of chaos and filling the streets of Gotham with his army of Jokerz, the ranks of the Batman Impostor's army grow thanks to regular citizens choosing sides and taking up arms. But what is Impostor Joker's ultimate goal -- and what does it have to do with the real Dark Knight and Clown Prince of Crime?

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

BATMAN BEYOND #4

Written by Adam Beechen, art by Ryan Benjamin and John Stanisci, cover by Dustin Nguyen.

The mystery killer is unmasked! The secret of the new Catwoman is revealed! Gotham City is under siege! Terry McGinnis and Bruce Wayne are at odds! And Batman is torn between duty, doubt, and a vengeance-crazed super-villain!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

RED ROBIN #16

Written by Fabian Nicieza, art and cover by Marcus To and Ray McCarthy.

The new Anarky has his own version of Red Robin's Hit List! Ulysses Armstrong has made a record of Gotham City teens who could be Red Robin – and he's murdering them one by one. With an incapacitated Tim Drake crossed off his list, can Red Robin stop Anarky before the villain attacks his next target? And with the deaths of innocents weighing on his conscience, how far will Red Robin go to cross Anarky off his own Hit List?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

GOTHAM CITY SIRENS #16

Written by Paul Dini, art by Andres Guinaldo, cover by Guillem March.

Secrets involving the "Return of Bruce Wayne" affect all three Sirens and set the girls against each other in a brutal display of their villainous roots! Guest-starring Zatanna and Talia al Ghul.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 29.

BATMAN CONFIDENTIAL #48

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

It's Batman and Superman vs. the undead! The Dark Knight and The Man of Steel join forces with a vampire and a werewolf to stop the nefarious Professor Combs from unleashing a vile Voodoo spell upon the world. But will even the combined might of the World's Finest be enough to stop the powers of Hell? Be here to find out!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

AZRAEL #12

Written by David Hine, art and cover by Guillem March.

In "The Killer of Saints" part 3 of 4, truth and faith come into conflict when Azrael risks everything to save the life of the keeper of the True Shroud. If he fails, the secret of the shroud will be lost forever. If he succeeds, he must face the fact that everything he ever believed in is a lie.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

BATMAN: STREETS OF GOTHAM #16

Written by Paul Dini and Ivan Brandon, art by Dustin Nguyen, Derek Fridolfs, Ramon Bachs and John Lucas, cover by Nguyen.

With Bruce Wayne soon to return to Gotham City, the secret past lives of his parents, Thomas and Martha, have come back to haunt the family legacy in chapter three of this 6-part sequel to "Heart of Hush"! What bizarre experience in their past is connected to a horrible plan that Tommy Elliot has set in motion? And in the co-feature, Two-Face's desperate grab at power continues as he and his gang hold an entire subway train hostage! But how could he possibly escape capture with the FBI waiting for him at the next stop?

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

OUTSIDERS #33

Written by Dan DiDio, art by Philip Tan and Jonathan Glapion, cover by Tan.

The mystery of the vault is revealed as the horror of Geode is set loose on the streets of Markovia. And while the country prepares for war, Geo-Force must choose between protecting his armies from the might of The Olympian or re-uniting with a lost love. Plus, discover why Simon Stagg is doing all those horrible things to Black Lightning...

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

BATGIRL #14

Written by Bryan Q. Miller, art by Lee Garbett and Trevor Scott, cover by Stanley "Artgerm" Lau.

It's terror in the third dimension starring Batgirl, Supergirl and Dracula…and Dracula, and Dracula! When Supergirl decides to get away from it all and visit Stephanie Brown on the campus of Gotham City University, a quiet, relaxing weekend turns into a monster movie mash-up! After a science experiment goes horribly wrong, 24 black-and-white Draculas are brought to life, and Batgirl and Supergirl are forced to become vampire hunters in order to stop an army of the celluloid undead!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8.



SUPERMAN TITLES

SUPERMAN #703

Written by J. Michael Straczynski, art by Eddy Barrows and J.P. Mayer, covers by John Cassaday and Kevin Nowlan.

"Grounded" continues. As word spreads throughout the country that Superman has embarked on a mysterious, unprecedented journey, some go out to meet The Man of Steel - others plan to stop him at all costs...

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

SUPERMAN: THE LAST FAMILY OF KRYPTON #2

Written by Cary Bates, art by Renato Arlem, cover by Felipe Massafera.

The second chapter in the saga of the sole survivors of Krypton finds the entire El family adapting to their new home on Earth with varying degrees of success. Young Kal-El's become a reporter at the great Metropolitan newspaper The Daily Planet, while Jor-El clearly favors the company of the boy-genius Lex Luthor. Meanwhile, Lara's charity work covers many bases including a fateful meeting with the wealthy family that runs the Wayne Foundation. It seems the two new El family members, Bru-El and Valora, are the only ones struggling to fit in, even though they're the first Els born on Earth...

56 pages, $4.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

SUPERMAN/BATMAN #76

Written by Judd Winick, art by Marco Rudy, cover by Nic Klein.

In the shadow of the "Return of Bruce Wayne," The Man of Steel remembers the fall of The Dark Knight as Dick Grayson takes the mantle of the Bat. But the new Batman is surprised to learn that his first obstacle is Superman! And a threat both alien and mystical erupts in Gotham City that will forge -- or break -- this new World's Finest team.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

ACTION COMICS #893

Written by Paul Cornell and Nick Spencer, art by Pete Woods, co-feature art by R.B. Silva, cover by David Finch and Richard Friend.

Lex Luthor is a pro at breaking man's laws, but when he leads a raid on one of Gorilla Grodd's bases and breaks The Law of the Jungle -- "Don't Mess with Grodd" -- can he make it out alive? Or will he become Grodd's latest meal? Plus, this issue kicks off a new co-feature starring Jimmy Olsen! Get ready for an entirely different look at Metropolis - courtesy of Superman's pal!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 29.

SUPERGIRL #56

Written by Sterling Gates, art by Jamal Igle and Jon Sibal, cover by Amy Reeder and Richard Friend.

Just as Supergirl was getting used to being on Earth again, it's back to the stars as Bizarro Supergirl drags the Girl of Steel to Bizarro World! But when the pair discovers a monstrous threat to the square planet's existence, will they be able to save the day? And now that the threat has seen Supergirl, how soon until Earth is its next target?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.



FIRST WAVE TITLES

DOC SAVAGE #6

Written by Paul Malmont, co-feature written by Jason Starr, art by Nic Klein, co-feature art by Scott Hampton, cover by J.G. Jones, variant cover by John Cassaday.

The events of "The Lord of Lightning" have left Doc and his crew somewhere they've never been - on the wrong side of the law! They've explored some strange lands in the past, but in the criminal underworld, they've lost their way! It's a thrilling done-in-one from the creators of the acclaimed Image comic Viking! And in the Justice, Inc. co-feature, a new case sheds light on the violent past of Smitty, one of Benson's most trusted detectives... and sets both men on a bloody odyssey that will clearly draw the line between "Vengeance and Murder!"

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

FIRST WAVE #4

Written by Brian Azzarello, art by Rags Morales, covers by J.G. Jones and Geof Darrow.

"Doc Savage and The Spirit have followed the Blackhawks to Hidalgo, but the Red Hand stands between them and the murderous Anton Colossi - who's busy breaking bread with his dear friend Bruce Wayne! And when Doc's newfound fortune is stolen as quickly as it was discovered, it'll take another uneasy truce between The Avenger and Doc's crew of compatriots to track it down!"

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

THE SPIRIT #6

Written by David Hine, co-feature written by Brian Azzarello, art by Moritat, co-feature art by Eduardo Risso, cover by Ladronn.

"The dealers of Central City's most dangerous new high, Frost, don't follow the rules of the game... and when innocent children are taken hostage, it's The Spirit who has to jump into hot water to save them. Did we say hot water? We meant burning, molten steel! And in the Spirit: Black & White co-feature, Azzarello rejoins his 100 Bullets collaborator Risso for "The Man I Love," a knockout story starring Ebony as you've never seen her... heartbroken and vulnerable!"

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 22.



DCU TITLES

ADVENTURE COMICS #518

Written by Paul Levitz, co-feature written Jeff Limire, art by Kevin Sharpe and Mario Alzquiza, co-feature art by Mahmud Asrar and John Dell, cover by Scott Clarke and David Beatty.

It's not easy being Superboy. He knows he's destined for greatness as Superman, but how does a teenager deal with that knowledge? Not as well as you'd think... Also: The Atom co-feature continues with Ray Palmer trying to learn who stole his shrinking technology!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

BOOSTER GOLD #36

Written by Keith Giffen and J.M. DeMatteis, art by Pat Olliffe, cover by Kevin Maguire.

Blue Beetle is in trouble, and Booster Gold must decide whether to save his best friend in the past or continue his crusade against Maxwell Lord's growing power in the present. Can one man out of time do both?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

DC UNIVERSE LEGACIES #5

Written by Len Wein, art by Walter Simonson and Scott Kolins, covers by George Perez, Scott Koblish and Simonson.

Red Skies hang over the entire DC Universe as each and every hero on Earth gathers for what will be the first in a series of universe-spanning Crises! Meanwhile, Walter Simonson helps us shift the focus from Earth to the heroes of outer space - and beyond!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

DOOM PATROL #14

Written by Keith Giffen, art by Matthew Clark and Ron Randall, cover by Clark.

The Chief has been experimenting on a captured Kryptonian in his spare time, and he just figured out the method by which Kryptonian cells process yellow sun radiation. The next step: using that method on himself!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

FREEDOM FIGHTERS #1

Written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray, art by Travis Moore and Trevor Scott, covers by Dave Johnson and Shane Davis.

A new call to arms begins as Uncle Sam and the Freedom Fighters return in an all-new action packed ongoing series! A national mystery unfolds when the government learns of the existence of a Confederate super weapon intended to insure the South won the Civil War. Who built it and why wasn't it used? Find out when Uncle Sam leads the team on a quest through the hidden history of the United States! With new challenges and old threats returning to plague them, the stakes are higher than ever. Can even these stalwart heroes stand by their duty when their country calls?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

JONAH HEX #59

Written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray, art and cover by Jordni Bernet.

This one's got it all: Classic Hex foe The Gray Ghost! Gunfights! The dust storm to end all dust storms! Lovers on the run! Jealous brothers!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #43

Written by James Robinson, art by Jesus Merino, cover by Shane Davis and Sandra Hope.

Obsidian at long last reunites with his father Alan Scott after the intense madness of the recent JLA/JSA crossover as both come to terms with what their family has just been through. Can these two heroes pick up the pieces and move on after the devastation they've just survived?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 29.

JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA SPECIAL #1

Written, art and cover by Scott Kolins.

"Kingdom Coming" concludes as Magog, the Justice Society of America and the JSA All-Stars are forced back together when all signs point to the events of Kingdom Come coming to pass! But Magog refuses to rejoin either team and finds himself fighting for his life against the JSA!

56 pages, $4.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

JSA ALL-STARS #10

Written by Matthew Sturges, co-feature written by Jen Van Meter, art and cover by Freddie Williams II; co-feature art by Travis Moore and Dan Green.

Learn more about the mysterious past of King Chimera as he revisits a death he feels responsible for while in the hospital room of his fallen teammate! Then, Power Girl alone takes on the reborn gods of Parador, which may be the last thing she ever does! And in the penultimate chapter of the co-feature, Liberty Belle is shot just as she, Hourman, Tigress and Icicle find the fabled staff of life they've been tracking as individuals and as a team!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #5

Written by Paul Levitz, art and cover by Yildiray Cinar and Wayne Faucher, variant cover by Jim Lee and Scott Williams.

The final fate of Saturn Girl and Lightning Lad's twin children is revealed here! Tensions between the team and Earth-Man come to a boil, and an all-new Green Lantern is revealed. Will it be Earth-Man -- or someone else entirely?

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

THE MIGHTY CRUSADERS #3

Written by Eric Trautmann and Brandon Jerwa, art by Julian Lopez and John Lucas, cover by Stanley "Artgerm" Lau.

There's a war on the horizon, and the enemy is closer than you might think. While the Crusaders find deceit and danger within the safety of their own headquarters, the Comet and the Fox are reminded that there is strength in numbers. Unfortunately, it's the bad guys who have the numbers!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

POWER GIRL #16

Written by Judd Winick, art and cover by Sami Basri.

Someone close to Karen Starr has figured out that she's the one and only Power Girl! An unusual alliance is born as this new team tries to uncover who ruined Power Girl's company and sent her life into a tailspin.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

R.E.B.E.L.S. #20

Written by Tony Bedard, art by Claude St. Aubin and Scott Hanna, cover by David Finch.

Lobo returns to his old teammates for the conclusion of "The Sons of Brainiac" arc! But can even the baddest bastich in the universe beat the brains and brawn of Brainiac? Will Lobo perform the first Brainiectomy – or will the Last Czarnian become just another of the villain's lab subjects?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

SECRET SIX #25

Written by Gail Simone, art by J. Calafiore, cover by Daniel LuVisi.

This is the showdown you've been waiting for, as two Secret Six teams head for a nasty collision! Who is left standing, and will there even be a Secret Six when the dust settles? Bad guy guests galore in this explosive issue!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

TEEN TITANS #87

Written by Felicia D. Henderson, co-feature written by Rex Ogle, art by Jose Luis and Mariah Benes, co-feature art by Ted Naifeh, cover by Eduardo Pansica.

The conclusion to "The Hunt for Raven" has arrived! The quest has ended, but what damage has it dealt to the Teen Titans? Who is left standing, and who is ready to walk away? In the co-feature, the time has come for the Coven of Three to make their final choice: take the wishes they've earned and run – or save the world and lose everything forever!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

TIME MASTERS: VANISHING POINT #3

Written by Dan Jurgens, art and cover by Jurgens and Norm Rapmund.

The Time Masters have been coming up short in their search for Batman throughout the time stream, so Rip Hunter reluctantly turns to some experts on the subject...the Linear Men are back!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

WONDER WOMAN #603

Written by J. Michael Straczynski, art and cover by Don Kramer and Michael Babinski, variant cover by J.H. Williams III.

Diana discovers that the men out to kill her and the other surviving Amazons are only the tip of the iceberg...but can even Wonder Woman survive her battle with the horrific creatures called the Keres?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 29.

ZATANNA #5

Written by Paul Dini, art by Chad Hardin and Wayne Faucher, covers by Stephane Roux and Brian Bolland.

Zatanna and her cousin Zachary might have their differences – okay, they drive each other crazy – but if they don't stick together, they'll be taken to the cleaners by one of Hell's most powerful demons! He's betting it all on a chance to claim Zatanna's soul, and in Vegas, the house always wins!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8.



DCU TRADE PAPERBACKS

BATMAN & ROBIN: BATMAN VS. ROBIN DELUXE EDITION HC

Written by Grant Morrison, art by Cameron Stewart, Andy Clarke, Dustin Nguyen and Scott Hanna, cover by Frank Quitely.

The new Dynamic Duo uncovers clues involving the mysterious death of Bruce Wayne before facing off against each other in a heated battle that both heroes will regret -- if they live through it! Pulling stories from issues #7-12 of this hit series, this volume includes the story "Blackest Knight," which ties into THE BLACKEST NIGHT, as well as stories that lead directly into BATMAN: THE RETURN OF BRUCE WAYNE!

160 pages, $24.99, in stores on Nov. 3.

LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES: THE GREAT DARKNESS SAGA DELUXE EDITION HC

Written by Paul Levitz, art by Keith Giffen and others, cover by Giffen.

The godlike Darkseid emerges in the 30th century with an ingenious plot to finally conquer the universe in this Deluxe Edition hardcover of Paul Levitz and Keith Giffen's timeless Legion of Super-Heroes epic! Not only is THE GREAT DARKNESS SAGA collected here for the first time in hardcover, this edition also includes several LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES issues written by Levitz that have never before been collected in any format! Using his faithful minions to acquire all of the mystic artifacts of the time, Darkseid gains mental control over a race of three billion all-powerful beings. Now, as their universe teeters on the edge of Armageddon, the Legion of Super-Heroes amass their own army of every champion who ever held the status of Legionnaire to stand against the Dark Lord and his invincible soldiers. But as the Legion suffers defeat after defeat, they realize that salvation and victory rest in the hands of a mysterious baby that has aged into adulthood before their very eyes! This is the perfect edition of the classic Levitz storyline that was decades ahead of its time and still stands as one of DC's most enthralling superhero tales! Collects LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #284-296 and ANNUAL #1.

416 pages, $39.99, in stores on Nov. 17.

GOTHAM CITY SIRENS: SONGS OF THE SIRENS HC

Written by Paul Dini, Guillem March and Marc Andreyko, art and cove by March.

Collecting issues #8-14 of the hit series! 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. As their dangerous alliance with The Riddler continues, the Sirens will do anything to learn which mysterious villain is targeting them all for death.

168 pages, $19.99, in stores on Nov. 24.

BATMAN: UNSEEN TP

Written by Doug Monethc, art and cover by Kelley Jones.

Moench and Jones reunite for this title collecting the scarifying 5-issue miniseries! Horrible murders have Gotham City held captive, but all anyone knows is that a weird, skinless man has been seen fading away at the scenes of the crimes. Gotham's only hope is The Dark Knight – but how can Batman fight an invisible man?

128 pages, $14.99, in stores on Oct. 6.

THE BOY COMMANDOS BY JOE SIMON AND JACK KIRBY HC

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

One of the most popular of Joe Simon and Jack Kirby's "kid gang" comics, the Boy Commandos were an international team of kids dedicated to fighting the "Ratzis." Includes stories from DETECTIVE COMICS #64-73, WORLD'S FINEST COMICS #8-9 and BOY COMMANDOS #1-2.

256 pages, $49.99, in stores on Nov. 24.

FINAL CRISIS: LEGION OF THREE WORLDS TP

Written by Geoff Johns, art by George Perez and Scott Koblish, cover by Perez.

The Crisis of the 31st century as the Legion of Super-Heroes reaches out for help against a powerful foe they can't beat alone. From the moment Superman landed on Earth until the end of time, the Time Trapper has sought to erase Superman's impact on the universe. But the Legion of Super-Heroes have always been there to stop the relentless villain. Now, one Legion isn't enough as the Time Trapper taps a twisted mirror image of The Boy of Steel from a parallel Earth long dead: Superboy-Prime! Who will answer the Legion's call for help? With ties to INFINITE CRISIS, FINAL CRISIS and the history of the DCU, this collection of the 5-issue miniseries is not to be missed!

168 pages, $14.99, in stores on Oct. 20.

JONAH HEX: COUNTING CORPSES TP

Written by Justin Gray and Jimmuy Palmiotti, art by Darwyne Cooke, Dick Giordano, Jordie Bernet, Paul Gulacy and Billy Tucci, cover by Cooke.

The latest HEX collection, featuring stories from issues #43 and 50-54, includes a look at Hex's tragic relationship with the scarred gunfighter Tallulah Black, a startling tale of theft and revenge, and more.

160 pages, $14.99, in stores on Oct. 20.

THE GREEN LANTERN CHRONICLES VOL. 3 TP

Written by John Broome, art by Gil Kane, Joe Giella and Carmine Infantino, cover by Kane and Giella.

A new helping of chronologically collected GL tales from issues #10-14 of his Silver Age series, along with THE FLASH #131. Included are the Emerald Gladiator's first confrontation with the Guardians, an early team-up with The Flash, the origin of the GL oath and more.

160 pages, $14.99, in stores on Oct. 27.

JSA ALL-STARS: CONSTELLATIONS TP

Written by Matthew Struges, art and cover by Freddie E. Williams II.

The All-Stars survive their first major battle against an army of super-foes in this first JSA All-Stars volume collecting issues #1-6, but in the aftermath, one team member is missing. The mysterious Strike Force has taken that member captive – and there's someone else who wants the missing hero even more.

160 pages, $14.99, in stores on Oct. 27.

POWER GIRL: ALIENS AND APES TP

Written by Justin Gray and Jimmy Palmiotti, art and cover by Amanda Conner.

In this new PG title, Power Girl must contend with Satanna and her animal menagerie, who have returned to avenge her fallen lover, Ultra-Humanite. If that weren't enough, the alien Vartox has called upon Power Girl to help repopulate his planet! Collecting POWER GIRL #7-12!

144 pages, $17.99, in stores on Oct. 6.

SECRET SIX: DANSE MACABRE TP

Written by Gail Simone and John Ostrander, art by Jim Calafiore, Peter Nguyen and Doug Hazelwood, cover by Daniel LuVisi.

Amanda Waller and her Suicide Squad have captured Deadshot to force him back in their ranks in this volume collecting SECRET SIX #15-18 and SUICIDE SQUAD #67. But his teammates in the Secret Six don't see that happening any time soon. Features a BLACKEST NIGHT tie-in!

128 pages, $14.99, in stores on Oct. 6.

WONDER WOMAN: CONTAGION TP

Written by Gail Simone, art by Aaron Lopresti, Nicola Scott, Matt Ryan and Doug Hazelwood, cover by Scott.

Five mysterious young men with a dark and terrible secret have arrived on Paradise Island with one mission: to kill Wonder Woman! Plus, Wonder Woman battles Power Girl and more in these stories from issues #40-44!

128 pages, $14.99, in stores on Oct. 13.

JLA DELUXE EDITION BOOK 4 HC

Written by Grant Morrison, art by Howard Porter, John Dell, Drew Geraci, Ed McGuinness, Dexter Vines and Frank Quitely, cover by Howard Porter and John Dell.

In this latest deluxe edition HC collecting JLA #34 and 36-41, plus JLA CLASSIFIED #1-3, the team is up against a new, deadly Injustice Gang led by Lex Luthor. With Prometheus, the man who almost single-handedly defeated the JLA, as well as the General and Queen Bee, it looks as if the Justice League may lose even if they win. This new title also includes JLA: EARTH II, featuring the art of Frank Quitely, in which Ultraman, Owlman, Power Ring and Johnny Quick rule an alternate earth without mercy or opposition.

368 pags, $34.99, in stores on Nov. 10.

JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA: WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE TP

Written by Dwayne McDuffie, art by Ed Benes, Shane Davis, Sandra Hope, Jose Luis and others, cover by Benes.

The heroes of Milestone Comics return to battle the Justice League in this title collecting JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #27, 28 and 30-34, now in paperback!

176 pages, $14.99, in stores on Oct. 20.

SHOWCASE PRESENTS: SUPERMAN VOL. 1 TP NEW PRINTING

Written by Jerry Siegel, Bill Finger and others, art by Curt Swan, Dick Sprang and others, cover by Swan and George Klein.

Back in print, this volume collects SUPERMAN #122-133 and ACTION COMICS #241-257, featuring the birth of the Silver Age Superman mythos.

560 pages, black and white, $19.99, in stores on Oct. 20.

SUPERMAN: LAST STAND OF NEW KRYPTON VOL. 1 HC

Written by James Robinson, Sterling Gates and Eric Trautmann, art by Pete Woods, Julian Lopez, Jamal Igle and others, cover by Andy Kubert.

After struggling to keep their society alive, New Krypton faces the threat of Brainiac, the alien believed to be responsible for the annihilation of the original planet Krypton! But Kryptonian General Zod has been waiting for this moment since Brainiac first attacked old Krypton – he has a plan to save his people. Collecting SUPERMAN: LAST STAND OF NEW KRYPTON #1 and #2, ADVENTURE COMICS #8-9, SUPERMAN #698 and SUPERGIRL #51!

168 pages, $24.99, in stores on Nov. 17.

CELADORE VOL. 1 TP

Written by Caanan Grall, art and cover by Grall.

The first print graphic novel edition of the popular online webcomic that mixes adventure, hijinks and magic! Christian, an evil, corporate vampire, has lit the day candle, which allows vampires to walk in the sun. Vampire hunter Celadore now must destroy the candle – but her soul has been bounced into the comatose body of Evelyn Massey, an 11-year-old girl. Plagued by Evelyn's ghost, Celadore is joined by Sam, an overeager next door neighbor, and her old posse: Jams, a Frankenstein-like creature; Wax, Celadore's ex-boyfriend; and Ness, Celadore's business partner, tooth fairy and masseuse. Adventure, hilarity and surprises ensue in a world where even magic isn't safe from capitalism.

144 pages, $14.99, in stores on Oct. 13.



WILDSTORM TITLES

THE AUTHORITY #26

Written by Tom Taylor, art by Al Barrionuevo, cover by Chris Sprouse and Karl Story.

When Jack Hawksmoor chose to board the departing Carrier, he chose to hedge his bets. Now that his terrible secret has been exposed, the loss of trust far outweighs the recent loss of life…and the loss of loved ones. But there is no time for anger or mourning. They have reached their destination. Will The Authority find the help for their dying Earth that they seek – or will the end of their journey bring new nightmares?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

DV8: GODS & MONSTERS #6

Written by Brian Wood, art by Rebekah isaacs, cover by Fiona Staples.

"Teenage Riot" finds the DV8 kids in full conflict with each other for the first time since crash-landing on this world. Bliss's tribe of female warriors is on the march, and she's set her sights on one of the other Deviants. In a blistering, lethal strike, she removes one of the players from the battlefield…but which one?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

EX MACHINA DELUXE EDITION BOOK FOUR HC

Written by Brian K. Vaughn, art and cover by Tony Harris.

In this deluxe hardcover collection featuring issues #30-40 of the series, Super Hero-turned-mayor Mayor Mitchell Hundred is summoned to Rome for an audience with the Pope. But as Hundred makes his travel plans, he is unaware of the assassin who has him in his sights. Then, a new masked adventurer is thrilling New York City but threatens to derail the upcoming Republican National Convention -- and the political future of Mitchell Hundred hangs in the balance.

272 pages, $29.99, in stores on Nov. 10.

FRINGE: TALES FROM THE FRINGE #4

Written by Alex Katsnelson, Matthew PItts and Danielle Displator, art by Julius Gopez and Fiona Stalples, cover by Diego Latorre.

In the first tale, Nina Sharp must choose between her arm, her life...or something even more precious. In the second story, a beautiful young woman finds her youth drained away in a matter of minutes and is willing to do anything to get it back.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

GARRISON #6

Written by Jeff Mariotte, art and cover by Franco Francavilla.

The slam-bang conclusion to the action epic of the year! Garrison and Jillian are trapped in a small town, and after they're finished with it, it will never be the same! Neither will the hundreds of soldiers out to get Garrison. And neither will Garrison himself – if he can even survive!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

GOD OF WAR #14

Written by Marv Wolfman, art by Andrea Sorrentino, cover by Andy Park.

Kratos battles all forms of monsters – from giant spiders to minotaurs to minions of Hades – all to retrieve the legendary Ambrosia to save his daughter's life! This tale spins out of the Sony videogame God of War III.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

IDES OF BLOOD #2

Written by Stuart C. Paul, art by Christian Duce, cover by Michael Geiger.

Beware the Ides of March! Caesar promotes Valens, making him the first vampyre to enter the Senate, which plunges Rome into political turmoil. But when Caesar is found murdered by vampyres, Valens is framed for the assassination. Branded a traitor, Valens must go on the run if he is to clear his name and expose Caesar's true killers in this second issue of the thrilling Roman-vampire miniseries.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

KANE AND LYNCH #2

Written by Ian Edginton, art by Christopher Mitten, cover by Ben Templesmith.

Kane and Lynch have their backs against the wall as the remnants of The7 have put a contract out on the duo, and it's a contract open to anyone who can bring the pair down! Following the money trail leads the unlikely pair halfway around the world and into their deadliest encounter to date!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

NORTH 40 TP

Written by Aaron Williams, art and cover by Fiona Staples.

The residents of an isolated rural area discover superhuman – and supernatural – power in their midst in this title collecting the hit 6-issue miniseries. The power stops at the county line, but inside the afflicted area, something ancient and malevolent stirs as new monsters arise. Can Wyatt, an unlikely hero from the wrong side of the tracks, join forces with Sheriff Morgan and town outcast Amanda to keep the county from imploding or being eaten by mighty Cthulhu?

144 pages, $17.99.

NORTHLANDERS VOL. 4: THE PLAGUE WIDOW TP

Written by Brian Wood, art by Leandro Fernandez, cover by Massimo Carnevale.

Set in Viking Russia in A.D.1020, "The Plague Widow" sees in a remote settlement rocked by a contagious outbreak. As the citizens focus on shutting out the outside world, they don't realize who they're shutting themselves in with. Collecting issues #21-28 of the acclaimed series!

192 pages, $16.99, in stores on Oct. 27.

RATCHET AND CLANK #1

Written by T.J. Fixman, art by Adam Archer, cover by Creaturebox.

The best-selling Sony franchise finally becomes an action-packed comic! With Dr. Nefarious defeated and the universe safe, galactic heroes Ratchet and Clank return to the Solana galaxy for some well-earned rest and relaxation. But when entire planets begin disappearing from the universe without a trace, Galactic President Qwark calls them back into action to solve the mystery. As the rest of the universe erupts in panic, the duo must embark on an epic adventure that will pit them against their most capable adversary to date: a Markazian planet thief named Artemis Zogg!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

THE TELARA CHRONICLES #1

Written by Rick Sanchez, art by Pop Mhan, cover by Mico Suayan.

The Telara Chronicles, based on the highly anticipated MMORPG from Trion Worlds, is the story of a world being devastated by magical tears in the veil keeping it safe from the outer planes. These rifts come without warning, unleashing fantastic and terrifying invasions on a people already engaged in civil war. Telara's champions have been forced to choose: join the Guardians and fight to restore the faith of a world that once was – or become a Defiant and embrace long-dead technologies to usher in a new age. From one of these competing factions comes Asha Catari, a plane-touched warrior with magical abilities. Follow Asha's story and discover the war-ravaged world of Telara in this 4-issue miniseries prequel to the game.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

TOM STRONG AND THE ROBOTS OF DOOM #4

Peter Hogan, art and cover by Chris Sprouse and Karl Story.

With his 1940s counterpart a helpless captive of the Robots of Doom, Tom Strong has no choice but to ally himself with his most bitter enemy in order to defeat his own evil son. But where can Strong and Dr. Permafrost recruit an army powerful enough to prevent the Nazi domination of the Earth? Where else but the heart of a volcano!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

VICTORIAN UNDEAD TP

Written by Ian Edginton, art by Davide Fabbri, cover by Tony Moore.

Collecting the 6-issue mini-series pitting Sherlock Holmes against zombies! In 1854, a meteor streaked across London's skies, bringing with it a zombie plague. For twenty years, Her Majesty's Secret Service has kept the threat under control. But now dastardly fiend Moriarty is using the zombies in an attempt to overthrow the Victorian government. It's up to Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson to face off against their greatest foe and his zombie minions!

144 pages, $17.99, in stores on Oct. 6.

WELCOME TO TRANQUILITY: ONE FOOT IN THE GRAVE #3

Written by Gail Simone, art by Horacio Dominguez, cover by Neil Googe.

return to Tranquility has been a shocking and brutal affair, but the most brutal moment arrives when the identity of the villain is revealed! Can super-strength and invulnerability overcome a broken heart? And how did Mr. Articulate return from the grave?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

WETWORKS: MUTATIONS #1

Written by Kevin Grevious and Christopher Long, art by Julius Gopez, cover by Brandon Badeaux.

Roaming the post-Apocalyptic American landscape, it's Wetworks like you've never seen them before. With their symbiotes no longer reliably functioning, the team finds themselves running up against Lord Defile, intent upon remaking the ruined Earth in his own vision, which includes experimenting on human prisoners to create a hybrid species! Writer, actor and co-creator of the Underworld movie franchise Kevin Grevioux and co-writer Christopher Long bring their unique take to this classic WildStorm team, with incredibly detailed art by newcomer Julius Gopez.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 29.

WILDCATS #27

Written by Adam Beechen, art by Tim Seeley and Andy Smith, cover by Chris Sprouse and Karl Story.

The shocking secret of Aeon throws the Wildcats into chaos as Earth rips itself apart so that a universe might be saved! Meanwhile, Voodoo and Sir Edwin return to the Garden of Ancestral Memory for any help they can get and find it's become a shockingly different place since they last visited. Lynch and Grunge get rude surprises, Spartan returns to action, and Ladytron makes a few unusual new friends.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

X-FILES/30 DAYS OF NIGHT #3

Written by Steve Niles and Adam Jones, art by Tom Mandrake, cover by Andrea Sorrentino.

The most terrifying crossover of the decade continues! The bodies are beginning to pile up in Mulder and Scully's investigation, but might one source located on a small island in the Bering Sea hold the answers to this mystery? More important, will Mulder and Scully live long enough to meet this mystery man? Co-published with IDW.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 8.



VERTIGO TITLES

AMERICAN VAMPIRE #7

Written by Scott Snyder, art by Rafael Albuquerque, cover by Raphael Grampa.

1935, Las Vegas. Skinner Sweet is suspect number one behind the mystery of the bloodless victims – but could he just be a blood-red herring? Meanwhile, young police Chief Cash McCogan has his hands full with two FBI agents who may not be what they seem. Part two of "Devil in the Sand" -- learn the secret history of Las Vegas!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 29.

DAYTRIPPER #10

Written and art by Fabio Moon and Gabriel Ba, cover by Ba.

A great writer once said that we have to die to prove that we've lived. For nine beautiful issues, Ba and Moon have chronicled the different deaths of Bras de Oliva Domingos, so what's left to say? Now, with the final chapter, there's no turning back -- for them or Brss. How brave must you be to keep going when you know death is the final outcome?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

DMZ #57

Written by Brian Wood, art by Nathan Fox, cover by JP Leon.

Once again, we see Amina, the famous casualty from Matty's infiltration of the Trustwell cell back in DMZ Vol. 3. Since being rendered homeless and alone, she's been the very picture of tragic survival in the DMZ. In this third installment of "Collective Punishment," in the middle of the heavy bombing campaign, something quite unexpected enters her life.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

FABLES #98

Written by Bill Willingham, art by Mark Buckingham and Dan Green, cover by Joao Ruas.

If you think that Rose Red is truly ready to suit up, grab a deadly weapon and save the day, you may be in for a rude awakening. Or you may be absolutely right. Regardless, heads will roll, blood will spill and Snow White and Rose Red, the loveliest sisters in all the lands, will be forever changed after "Rose Red" part 5 of 5.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

FABLES DELUXE EDITION BOOK TWO HC

Written by Bill Willingham, art by Mark Buckingham, Steve Leialoha, Bryan Talbot, Lan Medina, Linda Medley, Craig Hamilton and P. Craig Russell, cover by James Jean.

For the first time in hardcover – Bill Willingham's series gets the deluxe treatment in this volume collecting issues #11-18, along with Fables: The Last Castle. As Snow White recovers from a bullet to the brain, she and Bigby spend a lot of time in each other's company. But when they announce that they'll be vacationing together, all of Fabletown is shocked. The twosome are about to leave New York City and cross paths with a ruthless enemy lurking in the woods.

264 pages, $29.99, in stores on Nov. 17.

GREEK STREET #15

Written by Peter Milligan, art by Davide Gianfelice, cover by Davide Furno.

Part one of the 2-part "Medea's Luck" finds Mischa hunted by police and gangsters and continuing to wreak terrible revenge on mankind. Meanwhile, the three Mad Women dare to summon ancient, sleeping gods.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8,

HELLBLAZER #271

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

Typical. You ask a girl to marry you and she disappears to another planet. Still recovering from his brush with mental disintegration and his amputated thumb, John Constantine suspects that dark and powerful forces don't want him to be happy after he proposes to Epiphany…

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 15.

HELLBLAZER: INDIA TP

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

Wanted for a murder he didn't commit, John Constantine leaves the U.K. and heads to India in an effort to resurrect his dead girlfriend in these stories from issues #261-266. But something wicked haunts the slums of Mumbai, killing beautiful young women…

144 pages, $14.99, in stores on Oct. 20.

HOUSE OF MYSTERY #29

Written by Matthew Sturges, art by Luca Rossi and Phil Noto, cover by Esao Andrews.

It's goblins and witches versus the Thinking Man's robot army fighting for control of the Summerlands! While war rages outside, Fig and the Witch Queen Diana find themselves in terrible trouble. And their savior is not who you'd expect. Seriously, if you expected this particular savior, you win a medal. Also includes a bedtime story for goblins.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

HOW TO UNDERSTAND ISRAEL IN 60 DAYS OR LESS HC

Written, art and cover by Sarah Glidden.

Sarah Glidden's charming and funny travel memoir of her trip through Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, the Golan Heights, Masada and other historic locales, brought to life with lush watercolors in all of their quirky and breathtaking detail. At the same time, Israel is a sensitive, deeply thoughtful and personal examination of a highly charged issue, an account of a journey Sarah never expected to take. Her experience clashes with her preconceived notions again and again, particularly when she tries to take a non-chaperoned excursion into the West Bank. As she struggles to "understand Israel," Sarah is forced to question first her beliefs, then ultimately her own identity.

208 pages, $24.99, in stores on Nov. 3.

I, ZOMBIE #6

Written by Chris Roberson, art and cover by Michael Allred.

In the search for Dead Fred's killer, Gwen Dylan has learned more than she bargained for and discovers that she's been wrong about a great many things. Now she finds herself faced with a choice: risk losing all that she is, or become a real monster. As if that weren't enough, a confrontation with one of the fearless monster hunters leads in unexpected directions. And what about Spot the were-terrier, Ellie the ghost-girl, and Claire the vampire? All this and more in the conclusion of the debut arc.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

MADAME XANADU #27

Written by Matt Wagner, art by Celia Calle, cover by Mark Buckingham.

Touch may be the most sensual of the five senses, but it's the bane of Neon Blue, a porcelain vision of beauty who doesn't care for physical contact. See, Blue isn't what she seems, and touching her leads to nothing but ill fortune and untimely death. But when Blue crosses paths with Madame Xanadu in 1964, will this finally be the end of her long, insensitive life? Part 4 of "Extra Sensory."

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

NORTHLANDERS #32

Written by Brian Wood, art by Riccardo Burchielli, cover by Massimo Carnevale.

Taking the timeless motif of "young lovers on the run" to an alarming extreme, Erik and Ingrid, outcasts in 9th century Norway, strike a series of blows for individuality against the rigid conformity of the local priesthood in part 3 of "Metal."

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

SCALPED #42

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

In the gut-wrenching conclusion to "The Unwanted," Carol decides the fate of her unborn child while Dash struggles with the idea of fatherhood.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

SWEET TOOTH #13

Written, art and cover by Jeff Lemire.

A new storyline begins! Gus and the other hybrid kids meet a new ally in the militia camp, but will he help them find a way out? Meanwhile, Jepperd and his new traveling companions head into the heart of "The Last City" looking for allies of their own.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

UNKNOWN SOLDIER #24

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

Two men sit at a table. One is a WWII veteran, a highly placed secret agent known only by the code name Unknown Soldier. The other is a psychologically deconstructed ghost named Moses Lwanga. Tonight, one will tell the other his story – and the course of their lives will be changed forever.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 29.

THE UNWRITTEN #17

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

"The Lives of Lizzie Hexam: A Choose-a-Story adventure." Enter the mind of Lizzie Hexam, Tom Taylor's fervent but enigmatic guardian, and explore the contradictory, impossible events that made her what she is. Is she a victim or champion? A madwoman or a saint? That's for you and fate to decide as you pick the story's path. The multiple Eisner-nominated series tells its most ambitious stand-alone story to date in an oversized, interactive issue!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Sept. 8.



JOHNNY DC TITLES

BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #21

Written by Landry Walker, art and cover by Eric Jones.

Batman teams up with Green Lantern to combat an ancient alien menace from beyond the depths of time and space that radiates yellow energy and mutates living creatures at will!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 29.

BILLY BATSON AND THE MAGIC OF SHAZAM! #20

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

What happens when a few of Captain Marvel's old friends show up to hang out? When it's "friends" like King Kull, Mr. ATOM, Dr. Sivana and Mr. Mind there's no predicting! But one thing is for sure: they're here not only to rock the city to its core, but also put the beat down on Captain Marvel!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 22.

CARTOON NETWORK ACTION PACK #52

Written by Amy Wolfram, art and cover by Mike Cavallaro.

In this new Ben10 adventure, the Omnitrix has been destroyed! Ben must now learn to master the secrets of the new Ultimatrix and how to evolve his alien forms into even stronger versions!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 8.

CARTOON NETWORK 2-IN-1: BEN10: ALIEN FORCE / THE SECRET SATURDAYS TP

Written and art by various.

It's the best of BEN10: ALIEN FORCE and THE SECRET SATURDAYS in this exciting new title collecting stories from issues #26-42 of CARTOON NETWORK ACTION PACK!

244 pages, $12.99, in store on Oct. 27.

LOONEY TUNES #190

Written by Bill Matheny, art by Dave Santana, David Alvarez, Mike DeCarlo and others, cover by Scott Gross.

After she runs a few errands, Granny plans to show Tweety off at this month's meeting of the Tweety Bird Appreciation Society! Sylvester uses that time to snag his dream meal – but little does he know, Granny sent Tweety a visitor...enter Speedy!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 1.

SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU? #1

Written by Scott Gross, art and cover by Gross.

Scooby and the Gang see a giant creature swimming on a lake in Vancouver, leading them to learn the Legend of Ogopogo, a lake serpent from Native American mythology. But what does a logging company from Lake Okanagan have to do with the mystery?

32 pages, $2.50, in stores on Sept. 1.

TINY TITANS #32

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

Enter the new kid at Sidekick City Elementary -- Kalibak! Will he fit in? Will he join the Titans in the treehouse or hang out with the Fearsome Five on the playground? And what would Kalibak's father, Lunch Lady Darkseid, say about all of this?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Sept. 15.






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