Batman Adventures! Absolute editions! Omnibi! George Romero! Post-Crisis classics! New 52! Captain Carrot! Dave McKean!
(My faves in purple.)
Katana Vol. 1: Soultaker (The New 52)
Summary: From the pages of JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA and BIRDS OF PREY, Katana stars in her very own series! The former assassin and new Justice Leaguer embarks on a noble quest to restore the Outsiders to their former glory! Will she succeed, or will she be overcome by the power of her sword, the Soul Taker?
Written by Ann Nocenti (CATWOMAN, GREEN ARROW) with art by Alex Sanchez (Star Wars: The Old Republic), this stirring new graphic novel collects Katana #1-10 and Justice League Dark 23.1 The Creeper.
DC Universe Vs. Masters of the Universe
Showcase Presents: Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew
Summary: These 1980s tails-sorry, tales-of Captain Carrot and the JLA (Justa Lotta Animals) have never been reprinted before. Featuring pun-filled tails-sorry, tales-written by comics legend Roy Thomas, with animated illustrations by Scott Shaw, these stories star Captain Carrot, along with his fellow four-legged heroes including the magical Alley-Kat-Abra, super-strong Pig-Iron, stretchable waterfowl Rubberduck, the super-speedster turtle Fastback and more. Together, they battle the evil of Brother Hood and A.C.R.O.S.T.I.C., Salamandroid, Feline Faust, the Wuz Wolf and more, plus DC Universe villains Starro and Grodd. This collection also includes the three-part epic saga “The Oz-Wonderland War,” in which our heroes are caught between the forces of these two magical realms, each of which are illustrated in the style of classic illustrators John R. Neill, W.W. Denslow and others.
Reprints a story from NEW TEEN TITANS #16, plus CAPTAIN CARROT AND HIS AMAZING ZOO CREW #1-20 and THE OZ-WONDERLAND #1-3.
Batman: Arkham Origins
Summary: The best-selling video game comes to comic books in BATMAN: ARKHAM ORIGINS!
In the video game Batman: Arkham Origins, Black Mask orders a hit on the Dark Knight and assassins from all across Gotham City answer the call. Batman must defeat the likes of Deathstroke, Bane, The Joker, Copperhead and others while trying to find out what Black Mask is up to.
Collects digital chapters #1-14
Batman: Gordon of Gotham
Summary: Gotham City Police Commissioner Jim Gordon stars in this new collection of crime stories from the 1990s that stars the colorful, determined cops of Batman’s home town.
Collects BATMAN: GORDON OF GOTHAM #1-4, BATMAN: GCPD #1-4 and BATMAN: GORDON’S LAW #1-4.
Batwoman Vol. 4: This Blood is Thick (The New 52)
Summary: After taking down Medusa, Batwoman expected her life to get easier. Not so much when caught in the crossfire between Batman and the D.E.O., Department of Extranormal Operations. The organization has their sights set on the Dark Knight, and could be using Batwoman to capture him. But is Batman the true threat?
Writers J.H. Williams III and W. Haden Blackman and artist Trevor McCarthy continue their mammoth run on the critically acclaimed title in BATWOMAN VOL. 4: THIS BLOOD IS THICK.
Collects Batwoman #18-24
Summary: The Justice League is DEAD! And the villains shall INHERIT the Earth! In a flash of light, the world’s most powerful heroes vanish as the Crime Syndicate arrives from Earth-3! As this evil version of the Justice League takes over the DC Universe, no one stands in the way of them and complete domination…no one except for Lex Luthor.
By New York Times #1 best-selling creators Geoff Johns and David Finch, FOREVER EVIL is the first universe-wide crossover of The New 52. This hardcover graphic novel collects the FOREVER EVIL #1-7.
Collects FOREVER EVIL #1-7.
JLA Earth 2
Summary: They are the world’s gravest super-villains: Ultraman, Owlman, Superwoman, Power Ring and Johnny Quick-the legendary Crime Syndicate of Amerika. Nothing has ever seriously threatened the global corruption they proudly enforce, but now a twisted mirror image of the CSA has arrived from the flip side of reality. Can anything stop this so-called “JUSTICE LEAGUE,” or will the stable, perfect evil of the Earth 2 fall victim to the tyranny of law, righteousness and freedom?
From Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely-the New York Times best-selling creative team behind ALL-STAR SUPERMAN, WE3, BATMAN AND ROBIN, FLEX MENTALLO and New X-Men-comes a graphic novel that pits Earth’s greatest heroes against themselves.
Martian Manhunter: Rings of Saturn
Summary: The Martian Manhunter, one of the key heroes in The New 52, stars in this new title collecting his popular 1998 series. Featuring moody art by writer John Ostrander’s frequent collaborator, Tom Mandrake. After suffering colossal injuries at the hands of the evil Malefic, the Martian Manhunter has returned to Mars in an attempt to heal himself. But while he’s away, Saturnian ships arrive to reclaim Jemm, Son of Saturn, who is still recovering from being used as a pawn in “DAY OF JUDGMENT.”
Collects the 1998 MARTIAN MANHUNTER #10-17.
Trinity of Sin – Phantom Stranger Vol. 3: The Crack in Creation (The New 52)
Summary: With the Justice League missing and the villains in control, Phantom Stranger finds himself with the Justice League Dark in an attempt to stop FOREVER EVIL by destroying the very embodiment of evil-EVIL ITSELF!
Phantom Stranger, Pandora, Swamp Thing, Constantine, Nightmare Curse and Deadman find themselves in a different plane of existence trying to destroy the very embodiment of evil. But to stop the Crime Syndicate, Deadman must possess the Sea King’s body and strike an unholy truce with him if they are going to make it out alive!
Collects TRINITY OF SIN PHANTOM STRANGER #12-17.
Batman: Death of the Family Mask and Book Set
Summary: After having his face sliced off one year ago, the Joker makes his horrifying return to Gotham City! But even for man who’s committed a lifetime of murder, he’s more dangerous than ever before. How can Batman protect his city and those he’s closest to? It all leads back to Arkham Asylum…
This new collectors set collects the critically acclaimed tale DEATH OF THE FAMILY from the superstar #1 New York Times best-selling team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo. BATMAN VOLUME 3 will have repercussions that will affect the Batman universe for years to come!
Now, this seminal Batman trade paperback graphic novel is paired with a replica mask of facial flesh worn by the Joker, a must-have for any true fan of Scott Snyder’s groundbreaking work. This is the third in DC’s series of book and mask sets, following the very popular V FOR VENDETTA BOOK AND MASK SET and the BATMAN: THE COURT OF OWLS BOOK AND MASK SET.
Collects BATMAN #13-17.
Justice League of America Vol. 2
Justice League Vol. 4: The Grid (The New 52)
Summary: The event that the New 52 has been building towards since the beginning! #1 New York Times best-selling writer Geoff Johns (GREEN LANTERN, BATMAN: EARTH ONE) brings together almost two years of plot threads for an epic tale that will forever change the shape of the DC Universe. When the three Justice Leagues go to war with one another, who’s side will everyone be on? Allies will be born, friends will become enemies and the DC Universe will never be the same.
This volume collects JUSTICE LEAGUE #18-23.
Justice League Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: As the Crime Syndicate hunts down the few heroes left foolish enough to challenge them-including Batman’s protege, Dick Grayson. But Owlman has other plans for Nightwing…and Owlman’s teammate: the most deadly being on the planet: Ultraman! Also, Cyborg is one of the lone Justice League members left to fight against the villains that have taken over. How can he possibly find a way to defeat them? Who can he turn to? Two words: Metal Men!
New York Times best-selling writer Geoff Johns (GREEN LANTERN, BATMAN: EARTH ONE) continues the Forever Evil event, as the Justice League must find a way to defeat their deadly mirror images-the Crime Syndicate!
Legion of Super-Heroes: The Curse
Summary: Fan-favorite LEGION writer Paul Levitz returns to the 31st century super team he made supreme with an all-new intergalactic era! This exciting graphic novel picks up on threads from Geoff Johns’s “Superman and the Legion of Super-Heroes” storyline and ties-in directly with events from GREEN LANTERN CORPS. Levitz and rising superstar artist Yildiray Cinar join together to revitalize one of DC Comics’ most beloved franchises for a new generation.
In this volume, the first strike of Durlan assassins arrives on Earth! Their goal: kill the United Planets leadership as revenge for R.J. Brande’s death…while posing as Science Police officers!
Batgirl Vol. 4: Wanted (The New 52)
Collects Batgirl issues #19-25, Ventriliquist #1.
Batgirl Vol. 5 (The New 52)
It’s a hazardous reunion between Batgirl and the former Court of Owls assassin Strix as they face off against the lethal new threat known as Silver-the man who knows the secret of Gotham City’s conspiracy of bats!
Collects BATGIRL #27-32.
Forever Evil: Arkham War (The New 52)
Writer Peter J. Tomasi (BATMAN & ROBIN) brings you FOREVER EVIL: ARKHAM WAR, detailing the battle for Gotham City in the midst of the epic crossover event FOREVER EVIL from comics superstars Geoff Johns and David Finch. Collects #1-6, BATMAN #23.4: BANE, DETECTIVE COMICS #23.3: SCARECROW, and BATMAN AND ROBIN #23.1.
Toe Tags Featuring George A. Romero
Collects TOE TAGS #1-6.
Forever Evil: A.R.G.U.S. (The New 52)
Tying into the epic crossover event FOREVER EVIL by comics superstars Geoff Johns and David Finch, FOREVER EVIL: A.R.G.U.S. explores the DC Universe surrounding the superhuman war! Collects issues #1-6
Forever Evil: Blight
Collects JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #24-29, TRINITY OF SIN: PHANTOM STRANGER #14-17, CONSTANTINE #9-12, TRINITY OF SIN PANDORA #6-9.
Forever Evil: Rogues Rebellion (The New 52)
Written by THE FLASH scribe Brian Buccellato, FOREVER EVIL: ROGUES REBELLION brings the Scarlet Speedster’s infamous foes into unfamiliar territory: as heroes! Collects issues #1-6, THE FLASH #23.1 and #23.3.
Harley Quinn: Vengeance Unlimited
Collects HARLEY QUINN #26-38.
Injustice Gods Among Us Year 2 Vol. 1
INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US YEAR 2 continues the story from the New York Times best-selling graphic novel with rising star writer Tom Taylor (EARTH 2) and a team of artists including Mike S. Miller, Bruno Redondo and Tom Derenick.
Collects INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US YEAR 2 #1-5.
The Flash Omnibus Vol. 1
Collects SHOWCASE #4, 8, 13 and 14 and THE FLASH #105-132.
Batman Noir: the Long Halloween
Collecting this landmark series in a brand new noir edition, all-stars Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale send the Dark Knight on the hunt for a mysterious serial killer who strikes only on holidays. The World’s Greatest Detective must solve the unsolvable with no shortage of suspects in a city beset by mobsters and costumed criminals, any one of whom could be his prey.
Collects BATMAN: THE LONG HALLOWEEN #1-14 in black and white.
Justice League Beyond: Power Struggle
JUSTICE LEAGUE BEYOND: POWER STRUGGLE is collected here in its entirety for the first time, written by Christos Gage (Avengers Arena). This volume collects issues #1-8.
The Vampire Diaries Vol. 1
THE VAMPIRE DIARIES is a must-read for any fan of this runaway hit TV series. Collects digital chapters 1-14.
Wonder Woman Vol. 4: War (The New 52)
Summary: Brian Azzarello and Cliff Chiang’s critically acclaimed Wonder Woman reintroduces The New Gods!
Wonder Woman’s world is shocked to its core when her eldest brother, the First Born, is freed from his slumber. Now, with her family in ruins and her friends scattered, she must turn to Orion and the New Gods of New Genesis to save herself and Zola’s newborn from the First Born’s wrath!
Collects WONDER WOMAN #19-23.
Wonder Woman Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: Wonder Woman’s life is changed forever when she is called on to take the place of War on Olympus! An epic new era of WONDER WOMAN begins here, as Diana must decide if the path set out for her is one she wants to take. But there’s no time for Wonder Woman to fully comprehend the fallout as her family gathers to prepare for an assault on Olympus!
The last time the First Born came for Olympus, it took the death of the God of War to stop him. With Wonder Woman as the new God of War and the First Born more determined than ever to claim his birthright, things are about to get violent indeed!
Collects WONDER WOMAN #24-29, and WONDER WOMAN #23.2 FIRST BORN.
Earth 2 Vol. 3: Battle Cry (The New 52)
Acclaimed creative team James Robinson (STARMAN) and Nicola Scott (SUPERMAN) enlist the heroes of an alternate Earth in their greatest battle yet in EARTH 2: WAR! Collects EARTH 2 #13-16, #15.1 and EARTH 2 ANNUAL #1
Earth 2 Vol. 4: The Dark Age (The New 52)
Summary: Once thought dead, Superman now returns to Earth to do the destructive bidding of Darkseid!
The Wonders of Earth 2 have struggled to keep the forces of Brutal and Darkseid at bay. But now with the return of Superman, they can no longer stand up to the wake of destruction he brings. But now, with the emergence of a new and mysterious Batman, comes the hope that he may know how to defeat the rogue Man of Steel before Earth 2 is destroyed completely.
Green Arrow Vol. 2: Here There Be Dragons
Summary: In these cult favorite stories from the 1980s, Green Arrow heads to Alaska to investigate a gang’s activities at the behest of the CIA, only to run afoul of the mysterious archer known as Shado. The two are forced to work together to stay one step ahead of Yakuza killers while trying to learn who set them up.
Collects the 1988 GREEN ARROW #7-12
Green Arrow Vol. 5: The Outsiders War (The New 52)
Summary: Oliver Queen thought he had it all figured out. As the heroic archer Green Arrow, he’d finally found a sense of purpose, friends to aid him, even a place on the Justice League of America. But now, he’s not even sure where he came from…or who he came from.
As Green Arrow discovers that his stranding on a desert island was more than just an accident, there seem to be more sinister forces at work behind all these sudden revelations. The Queen family is embroiled in a war generations old. A war of clans. A war of outsiders.
Acclaimed creative team Jeff Lemire (ANIMAL MAN) and Andrea Sorrentino (I, VAMPIRE) take Green Arrow on his most challenging adventure yet. Collects issues #25-31.
Smallville Season 11 Vol. 5: Olympus
Summary: Superman and new ally Wonder Woman race to stop magical terrorist Felix Faust from launching an attack on the nation’s capital. Meanwhile, Lois launches an attack of her own by digging into the shadowy connection between Faust and the new Department of Extra-Normal Operations.
Diana’s mysterious past may hold the key to helping Superman stop Faust in the present, but the warlock isn’t working alone. Don’t miss the epic fight of Superman and Wonder Woman taking on Faust and Hades!
Collects SMALLVILLE SEASON 11 #16-19.
Adventures of Superman Vol. 2
Summary: The best creators in comics and entertainment unveil their takes on the Man of Steel, in this collection of Superman stories written by David Lapham (Stray Bullets), J.T. Kurl (GREEN ARROW), Marc Guggenheim (Arrow TV series) and many others. This series is a great jumping on point for new readers interested in the Man of Steel, as each tale is stand alone, unencumbered by continuity. These tales feature battles with some of Superman’s greatest foes, including Lex Luthor, Bizarro, Brainiac and Zod!
Collects the digital-first stories, reprinted in ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #6-10.
Batman ’66 Vol. 1
Summary: CAN the Caped Crusader unravel the Riddler’s latest ruse?
WILL Catwoman, that feline queen of crime, sink her claws into our heroes?
HAVE the Dynamic Duo met their match in the Antarctic Alliance of the Penguin and Mr. Freeze?
WHO will get the last laugh when Batman and Robin are forced to team up with the Clown Prince of Crime himself-the Joker?
The answers await you on each pulse-pounding page of BATMAN ’66 VOL. 1, an all-new collection of spine-tingling, swashbuckling stories in the style of the classic Batman TV series!
Written by Jeff Parker and illustrated by a gallery of great-including Jonathan Case, Ty Templeton, Joe Quinones, Sandy Jarrell, Ruben Procopio and Colleen Coover-each action-packed adventure captures the high-spirited hijinx that have made Batman and the Boy Wonder the world’s gold standard for daring do-gooders!
Collects issues #1-5.
Batman ’66 Vol. 2
Summary: Back to the Swingin’ ’60s as DC Comics reimagines the classic Batman TV series in comics form. These all-new stories portray The Caped Crusader, The Boy Wonder and their fiendish rogues gallery just the way viewers remember them.
In this volume, one of Batman’s deadliest foes-King Tut returns to Gotham City to assert his royal status and challenge the Dynamic Duo with his most far reaching plan yet to rule the modern Thebes known as Gotham City!
Collects issues #6-10.
Batman Vol. 4: Zero Year-Secret City (The New 52)
Summary: The fourth volume in Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo’s best-selling run on Batman!
Still dealing with the death of his son and the aftermath of Death of the Family, Batman must stop a robbery by Bruce Wayne? Twists and turns are around every corner as Bruce must clear his name and stop this mysterious perpetrator, all leading to the epic “Zero Year.”
Collects issues #21-24, #0 and Batman Annual #2 in Scott Snyder’s landmark run in this #1 New York Times bestselling series.
Batman Vol. 5: Zero Year-Dark City
Summary: Before the Batcave and Robin, the Joker and the Batmobile…there was ZERO YEAR.
The Riddler has plunged Gotham City into darkness. How will a young Dark Knight bring his beloved hometown from the brink of chaos and madness and back into the light? From the critically acclaimed, New York Times #1 best-selling creative team of Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo, BATMAN VOL. 5: ZERO YEAR-DARK CITY is the concluding volume to Batman’s origin story, as you’ve never seen it before.
Collects BATMAN #25-31.
Justice League 3000 Vol. 1: Yesterday Lives
Summary: In the far flung future in the year 3000, the Justice League still exists and they’re more familiar than you could imagine. Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash and Green Lantern comprise the League, but how is it that a millenia from now, these heroes could still exists? JUSTICE LEAGUE 3000 VOL. 1: YESTERDAY LIVES is a new series starring the heroes of today-tomorrow from the classic Justice League writing team of Keith Giffen and J.M. DeMatteis with legendary artist Howard Porter (JLA).
Collects JUSTICE LEAGUE 3000 #1-7.
All Star Western Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: After a confrontation with Justice Leaguer Booster Gold, the DC Universe’s most infamous bounty hunter from the old west is transported 150 years into the future into modern-day Gotham City. Confused and adrift, Hex looks to shoot his way out of trouble-but that may do him no good when he’s thrown into Arkham Asylum!
ALL STAR WESTERN VOL. 5, written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray, features guest appearances by modern DCU characters such as Superman, Batman, John Constantine. Dr. Amadeus Arkham and more!
Collects issues #22-29.
Gotham City Sirens Book One
Ronin Deluxe Edition
Summary: RONIN is the acclaimed epic by Frank Miller, the visionary writer/artist of THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS, 300 and Sin City. In this tale of a legendary warrior, the Ronin, a dishonored, masterless 13th Century samurai, is mystically given a second chance to avenge his master’s death. Suddenly finding himself reborn in a futuristic and corrupt 21st Century New York City, the samurai discovers he has one last chance to regain his honor: he must defeat the reincarnation of his master’s killer, the ancient demon Agat. In a time and place foreign and unfathomable to him, the Ronin stands against his greatest enemy with his life and, more importantly, his soul at stake.
This breathtaking Deluxe Edition includes rarely seen promotional art, fold-out pages and more special features. Collects RONIN #1-6.
Suicide Squad Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: Our world belongs to the Crime Syndicate!
With Forever Evil sweeping across the DC Universe, the Suicide Squad find themselves in a world full of villians now free from their shackles-Belle Reve! And now with the Reverse Suicide Squad taking over Belle Reve, Amanda Waller and James Gordon Jr. must free a mysterious prisoner from the early days of the New 52 if they are to have any hope of surviving! From new writer Matt Kindt comes the Squad’s deadliest mission yet! Collects issues #24-30.
Trinity of Sin: Pandora Vol. 2 (The New 52)
Summary: Pandora seeks answers from the one man who seems to have them: Earth-3’s Outsider. A FOREVER EVIL tie in, this volume sees Pandora team up with Constantine against Blight in this second volume starring the New 52’s most mysterious character!
Collects TRINITY OF SIN: PANDORA #6-12.
Absolute Batman: Haunted Knight
[Really? Looks like a Loeb/Sale what’s-left-over collection. And where’s the “Absolute Sandman: Overture” edition?]
Batman Arkham Asylum 25th Anniversary
Batman Arkham Asylum 25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition
Summary: One of the greatest Batman stories ever told, BATMAN ARKHAM ASYLUM is celebrated in this 25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition!
The inmates of Arkham Asylum have taken over Gotham’s detention center for the criminally insane on April Fool’s Day, demanding Batman in exchange for their hostages. Accepting their demented challenge, Batman is forced to endure the personal hells of the Joker, Scarecrow, Poison Ivy, Two-Face and many other sworn enemies in order to save the innocents and retake the prison. During his run through this absurd gauntlet, the Dark Knight’s must face down both his most dangerous foes and his inner demons.This is the critically acclaimed Batman story that helped launch the U.S. careers of Grant Morrison and Dave McKean.
DC Comics: Zero Year (The New 52)
Summary: Six years ago, the legend of Batman emerged amid the greatest catastrophe Gotham had ever endured. A maniac calling himself The Riddler shut down all electric power mere days before a terrifying superstorm. But the Dark Knight isn’t the only hero to surface during this moment in time known only as the ZERO YEAR!
Journey back to the Zero Year to see the early tales of heroes and heroines such as Nightwing, Green Arrow, Batgirl, Superman, Birds of Prey, Catwoman and more!
Green Lantern Vol. 4: Dark Days (The New 52)
Summary: Just as Hal Jordan, John Stewart and Guy Gardner are putting back together the Green Lantern Corps, lights across all of the different colored Corps begin to flicker. Lanterns from all over the universe begin to lose power, but unlike times’ past, the reasons for the outage don’t seem to be in-fighting between one another. Allying with enemies and friends alike, Hal links the answers to the mysterious alien Relic and their confrontations will leave all the corps forever changed.
GREEN LANTERN VOL. 4 begins a brand new era for the entire emotional spectrum, from writer Robert Venditti (X-O Manowar) and artist Billy Tan (New Avengers).
This volume collects GREEN LANTERN #21-26, #23.1: Relic, GREEN LANTERN ANNUAL #2.
Green Lantern Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: Hal Jordan, the greatest Green Lantern in the history of the Corps, has lost everything. Friends have died, Oa has been destroyed, and now he must say goodbye to Earth! As war threatens to dismantle the Green Lantern Corps, Hal does the unthinkable: He asks for help. Can he and a team of handpicked Lanterns remove a deadly weapon from the enemy’s arsenal, or will they be dealt their first defeat?
Collects GREEN LANTERN/RED LANTERNS #28, GREEN LANTERN #27, #29-33
Animal Man Vol. 5: Evolve or Die! (The New 52)
Summary: THIS IS IT: The final battle for The Red begins here! Teen Titans foe Brother Blood has come to claim the mantle of avatar from Animal Man’s daughter Maxine, murdering and plundering his way to power. Now faced with his family being even further torn apart, Buddy Baker must defeat this evil…no matter what the cost.
Critically acclaimed writer Jeff Lemire ends his run on the breakout title of The New 52 with this concluding chapter to his epic ANIMAL MAN story. With art from Rafael Albuquerque (AMERICAN VAMPIRE), Travel Foreman and Lemire himself, ANIMAL MAN VOL. 5: EVOLVE OR DIE! is a fitting ending to a modern classic. Collects ANIMAL MAN #24-29.
Batman Adventures Vol. 1
Batman Beyond 2.0: Rewired
Summary: Batman Beyond 2.0 launches with a new direction for Terry McGinnis!
Commissioner Barbara Gordon enlists Terry’s help while investigating the death of Neo-Gotham’s Mayor, which took place inside the new Arkham Institute. Was it really only a heart attack? Or was one of Arkham’s infamous inmates responsible?
Collects issues #1-8.
Batwoman Vol. 5: Webs (The New 52)
Summary: Kate Kane’s life has always been one of intrigue and adventure, but since she took on the mantle of Batwoman, things have been in overdrive with no sign of slowing down! Join us as Batwoman starts her next chapter and faces a threat that might just have her rethinking her career as a hero! But her life as a hero isn’t Kate’s only concern, as Maggie has a surprising revelation and her very angry ex-husband shows up! Can Kate and Maggie work together to discover the secret of the Wolf Spider?
Collects BATWOMAN ANNUAL #1 and BATWOMAN #25-31.
Harley Quinn Vol. 1
Summary: Fresh from BATMAN: DEATH OF THE FAMILY and SUICIDE SQUAD, Harley Quinn returns to her first solo series in the New 52! The writing team of Jimmy Palmiotti (ALL STAR WESTERN) and Amanda Conner (BEFORE WATCHMEN: SILK SPECTRE) unleashed Harley on an unsuspecting DC Universe, as she encounters various heroes and villains…and leaves no one unscathed in her wake! With art by Chad Hardin and a slew of comics’ best artists including Darwyn Cooke, Sam Kieth, Tony S. Daniel, Paul Pope, Walter Simonson and Art Baltazar!
Collects HARLEY QUINN #0-6.
Teen Titans: A Celebration of 50 Years
Batman/Superman Vol. 1: Cross World (The New 52)
Summary: The Dark Knight and the Man of Steel are close friends in the modern day-but the two weren’t always such close allies. Discover how two of the World’s Finest Super Heroes met for the first time in the New 52, and the mysterious adventure that takes them to a whole new world-the world of Earth 2! The heroes of the main DC Universe meet their Earth 2 counterparts for the first time!
Collects Batman/Superman #1-7.
Batman/Superman Vol. 2 (The New 52)
Summary: The Dark Knight and the Man of Steel uncover a plot by the Toymaster to use a secret, potentially deadly element in his new video game, the characters created by players manifest in real life. The ultimate fighting game results-and a world-wide network of players must team up to create the most powerful, skilled Super Heroes imaginable with one goal: To kill Batman.
When Batman and Superman are corned by the Toymaster and Mongul, they are pitted against on another in a battle to the death, with their only hope being the The Worlds’ Finest.
Collects Batman/Superman #5-9, Batman/Superman Annual #1, Worlds’ Finest #20-21.
Catwoman Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: Everything’s all right in Selina Kyle’s world. As the fabled Catbird of Gotham City, she fights alongside Batman to keep the city safe. So why does it all feel so wrong? Who is behind this twisted-and yet untwisted-version of Gotham City? Find out in Gothtopia!
Also featuring an untold tale of Catwoman in this tie-in to BATMAN: ZERO YEAR! Journey back to Selina’s early days as a thief, and find out why she’s always worked alone! Collects issues #25, #27-32.
Summary: The Dynamic Duo Batman and Robin team up with Scooby-Doo and his mystery busting friends the Mystery Inc.!
Holy overactive imagination! When Scarecrow attacks using his fear gas, only humans are affected, leaving Batman, Robin and the Mystery Inc. gang trapped facing “monsters” from their own imaginations. Now, it’s up to canine crusaders Scooby-Doo and Ace the Bat-Hound to save the day!
Aquaman Vol. 4: Death of a King (The New 52)
Summary: Unfolding out of the events of “THRONE OF ATLANTIS” comes a mystery that sends Aquaman to the ends of the Earth to solve an ancient murder-one that will reveal a horrific truth about Arthur Curry and threaten those closest to him today.
Also, as the Scavenger compiles more Atlantean weaponry and artifacts, Aquaman enlists the aid of The Others to help find one missing relic in the Southwestern United States before his enemies can get to it and possess untold power.
Collects issues #17-23 of the monthly series.
Aquaman Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: The “Sea of Storms” story arc begins with the debut of new Aquaman writer Jeff Parker (BATMAN 66)!
The Earth’s crust is grinding to life, releasing deadly volcanoes and bizarre creatures…so humanity’s first instinct is to blame Atlantis! And as the plates pull apart, the pressures of ruling a kingdom under siege are weighing on Aquaman and Mera as well!
Collects issues #26-32.
Showcase Presents Unknown Soldier Vol. 2
Superman/Wonder Woman Vol. 1
Summary: Beginning a bold new series that details the relationship between The Man of Steel and the Warrior Princess as writer Charles Soule (Swamp Thing) is joined by artist Tony S. Daniel (Batman) to tell the tale of a romance that will shake the stars themselves. These two super-beings love each other, but not everyone shares their joy. Some fear it, some test it-and some will try to kill for it. Some say love is a battlefield, but where Superman and Wonder Woman are concerned it spells Doomsday!
Collects Issues #1-6 of Superman/Wonder Woman.
Absolute Batman Incorporated
Summary: Grant Morrison’s epic saga is collected here in its entirety, in this beautiful new Absolute edition. Bruce Wayne publicly announces that he is the financial backer of Batman and establishes a worldwide franchise of Batmen that will protect the entire globe. Joining him are strange heroes such as Knight & Squire, El Gaucho and Batwing, as well as allies Nightwing and his own son, Robin. However, it seems that as soon as Batman creates his own crimefighting force, another organization rises to challenge him: Leviathan. As the war between the two forces reaches its apex, Bruce Wayne will face the greatest tragedy of his life.
This New York Times best-selling epic is given the Absolute treatment, formatted as an oversized slip cased edition with extra bonus materials. Collects BATMAN, INCORPORATED #1-8, BATMAN, INCORPORATED LEVIATHAN RISES #1, BATMAN, INCORPORATED VOL. 2 #1-13, BATMAN, INCORPORATED SPECIAL #1.
Batman and Robin Vol. 4: Requiem for Damian (The New 52)
Summary: Spinning out from the tragic death of Damian Wayne in the pages of Batman Incorporated, the Dark Knight attempts to cope with the death of not only his partner, Robin, the Boy Wonder, but also his son. Will he be able to deal with his grief on his own, or will he turn to his allies to try and help him through the pain?
Collects BATMAN AND ROBIN #18-23.
Batman and Robin Vol. 5: The Big Burn (The New 52)
Summary: Batman and Robin Vol. 5 collects the DC Comics-The New 52 origin of Two-Face and Carrie Kelley!
The origin of Two-Face begins as Batman finds himself in the crossfire of a vengeful war between Two-Face and Erin McKillen! Both are hell bent on killing each other and anyone else who dares to step between them. And what are the mysterious connections between Harvey Dent’s life and the origin of Carrie Kelley!
Collects issues #23.1: Batman & Two-Face, Batman & Two-Face #24-28.
JSA Omnibus Vol. 2
Summary: Known for his groundbreaking work on Green Lantern, over a decade ago Geoff Johns brought Justice Society of America characters rooted in the Golden Age of comics back to the forefront of comics. Mixing younger, edgier characters with the elder statesmen of superheroes, Johns brought the JSA back to the forefront of the comics in what became the industry’s best-selling comic series. Collected here is the second and concluding volume on Johns’ now-legendary run on the original JSA.
Collected here are JSA #26-81.
Justice League: Trinity War (The New 52)
Summary: The event that the New 52 has been building towards since the beginning! #1 New York Times best-selling writer Geoff Johns (GREEN LANTERN, BATMAN: EARTH ONE) brings together almost two years of plot threads here in JUSTICE LEAGUE: TRINITY WAR. When the three Justice Leagues go to war with one another, who’s side will everyone be on? Allies will be born, friends will become enemies and the DC Universe will never be the same.
This new hardcover graphic novel features stunning art from some of the best talents in the industry, including Ivan Reis (AQUMAN VOL. 1: THE TRENCH), David Finch (BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT VOL. 1: KNIGHT TERRORS) and Mikel Janin (JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK VOL. 1: IN THE DARK).
Collects: FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2012, TRINITY OF SIN: PANDORA 1-3, TRINITY OF SIN: PHANTOM STRANGER 11, JUSTICE LEAGUE 22-23, JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK 22-23, JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA 6-7 and CONSTANTINE 5
New Teen Titans Vol. 1
Summary: The first 8 issues of the groundbreaking 1980s NEW TEEN TITANS now available for the first time in years!
When the series launched, writer Marv Wolfman (CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS) and artist George Perez (FINAL CRISIS: LEGION OF THREE WORLDS, Avengers) crafted a timeless story starring Robin, Kid Flash, Wonder Girl, Cyborg, Changling, Raven and Starfire – a group of young individuals with great powers and strong personalities who learned their way in the world through the strength of their friendship and the adventures they shared.
Batman: Eternal Vol. 1
Summary: A new weekly Batman series that examines the relationship between the heroes, villains, and citizens of Gotham City!
In the wake of Forever Evil, the world looks at heroes in a different light, creating tension between Batman and his allies and the Gotham City Police Department. When a gang war breaks out and new villains arise, it’s up to the Dark Knight, Batgirl, and more to turn the tides as best as they can-but will the GCPD be a help or a hinderance? Plus, a fan-favorite character makes her long-awaited DC Comics-The New 52 debut.
Collects Batman: Eternal issues #1-20
The Movement Vol. 2 (The New 52)
Summary: Its the corrupt cops and politicians of Coral City vs a rag-tag group of young super powered vigilantes known as the Movement. But after The Movement has been taken down, only the powerless Vengeance Moth is left to protect the streets from the Graveyard Faction!
Critically acclaimed writer Gail Simone concludes her run on this fascinating new series. Collects THE MOVEMENT #7-12.
Nightwing Vol. 1: Bludhaven
Summary: Dennis O’Neil introduces Dick Grayson’s brand new costume and career in Nightwing’s first solo series!
Nightwing flies solo as Dick Grayson uncovers new facts about the murder of his parents-evidence suggesting there was far more to their deaths than he ever suspected. But shadowy forces have strong reasons for keeping the truth buried and send assassins to silence him forever.
Collecting NIGHTWING #1-4, NIGHTWING #1-8.
Red Lanterns Vol. 5: Red Daughter of Krypton (The New 52)
Summary: The Reds have found their newest recruit: Supergirl! Guy Gardner is hardly equipped to handle a teenaged Kryptonian Red Lantern, so he heads for Earth and hand her off to her cousin, Superman! But Superman is…unimpressed by Guy’s leadership skills (or lack thereof).
But even the power of Supergirl can’t make Guy Gardner’s team of Red Lanterns unstoppable. Guy wasn’t counting on the arrival of the deadliest Red yet: The Judge! When she makes her ruling, the fate of the Red Lanterns, Earth and an entire space sector will hang in the balance!
Collects GREEN LANTERN/RED LANTERNS #28, RED LANTERNS #27, #29-31, SUPERGIRL #28-30.
Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight Vol. 3
Summary: Batman Legends of the Dark Knight features tales of the Bat from comics creators and beyond!
These new tales of Batman from comics writers beyond to explore unusual sides of The Dark Knight, including his relationship with Alfred during his early years as a crimefigher, his method of dealing with super-powered foes, and more. Collects Batman Legends of the Dark Knight #11-13 (print), LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT 100-PAGE SUPER SPECTACULAR #1.
Divine Right: The Adventures of Max Faraday
Summary: Max Faraday was an ordinary college student who spent all his time on the Internet-until the day he accidentally downloaded the Creation Equation. Suddenly able to access to the limitless powers of the universe itself, this part-time pizza delivery boy instantly found himself the target of a secret government agency, the Coda Sisterhood, and the immoral Cardinal Lazarus. Now, aided by a band of warriors sworn to protect the formula, Max, his sister, and his best friend must stay one step ahead of the deadly assassins, ancient warriors and horrific demons that are hunting them down. But when his actions begin to wreak havoc across the globe, Max turns from messiah to megalomaniac. With the universe’s fate hanging in the balance, the heroes of the world must unite against the power-crazed Max.
Collects DIVINE RIGHT #1-12, the DIVINE RIGHT PREVIEW, DIVINE RIGHT #1/2, DIVINE INTERVENTION: WILDC.A.T.S #1 and DIVINE INTERVENTION: GEN13 #1.
Red Hood and the Outlaws Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: There’s a dark force of nature that’s forming in Gotham City…A face laughing in the dark that will one day tear Jason Todd’s life apart. Featuring a BATMAN: ZERO YEAR tie-in, this action-packed volume finds the Outlaws in their toughest bind yet. Ra’s al Ghul is back and more powerful than ever, the Outlaws are being held captive, and Jason Todd has lost his memories. Don’t miss the Outlaws’ final bloody showdown with Ra’s al Ghul and the League of Assassins!
Collects RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #25-31, and BATMAN AND ROBIN #23.3: Ra’s Al Ghul.
Superman for All Seasons Deluxe Edition
Summary: In this coming-of-age tale witness the experiences and adventures that transform a simple country boy into the world’s greatest hero. Told through the course of four seasons in the Man of Steel’s adolescent life, it illustrates that it is the person, not the powers, that makes Superman a hero.
The catalyst for the “Smallville” television program, SUPERMAN FOR ALL SEASONS is emotional and insightful, humanizing the alien from another planet so that he is not only realistic but also relatable. It also features in-depth characterizations of Lana Lang, Lex Luthor, Lois Lane and the Kents. From the creative team of Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale, the New York Times team behind BATMAN: THE LONG HALLOWEEN, comes their take on the early days of the Man of Steel.
Collects SUPERMAN FOR ALL SEASONS #1-4.
Worlds’ Finest Vol. 4 (The New 52)
Summary: Power Girl and Huntress come face to face with Superman and Batman for the first time! In this BATMAN/SUPERMAN crossover, desperate times call for desperate measure as the Worlds’ Finest reveal their origin to the fellow team. The two teams must work together to stop Kaizan Gamorra’s plot to depower Power Girl and unlock the secrets of Superman of Earth 2! But following such a team up, what world will Power Girl and Huntress choose?
Collects WORLDS’ FINEST #18-22, BATMAN/SUPERMAN #8-9.
Batman – Detective Comics Vol. 4: The Wrath (The New 52)
Summary: The Caped Crusader is challenged by the mystery of the 900 in a special tale celebrating the 900th issue published of Detective Comics! Plus, Batman faces against two new foes: Emperor Penguin and the deadly vigilante known as the Wrath, a dark counterpart to the Dark Knight.
Collects issues Batman: Detective Comics #19-24, Detective Comics Annual #2.
Batman – Detective Comics Vol. 5: Gothtopia (The New 52)
Summary: Gotham City is and always has been a crime-free utopia, where the heroes are celebrated through the streets of one of America’s best cities. Batman is a universally beloved vigilante clad in white. His sidekick is Selina Kyle, otherwise known as Catbird. Who-or what-has created the Dark Knight’s alternate hometown?
This twisted take on Gotham City, written by John Layman (Chew) and illustrated by Jason Fabok (BATMAN: ETERNAL), includes the monumental issue DETECTIVE COMICS #27 that celebrates the 75th anniversary of Batman.
Collects issues #25-29.
DC Comics – The New 52: Five Years Later Omnibus
Summary: In September 2014, as every title in the DC Universe published special new issues featuring their favorite heroes and villains in iterations they’ve never seen before: future versions of themselves! Every DC Comics comic book series will feature a special issue, revealing the shocking fates of top super heroes including Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Green Lantern and many more. Written and illustrated by top talent including Geoff Johns (GREEN LANTERN, THE FLASH, JUSTICE LEAGUE), Brian Azzarello (100 BULLETS, JOKER), Scott Snyder (DETECTIVE COMICS, AMERICAN VAMPIRE), Jeff Lemire (JUSTICE LEAGUE UNITED) and many more!
Just in time for the new year, these entry-point issues are collected in a single, massive hardcover edition that will be a great holiday gift for comics fans everywhere.
Swamp Thing Vol. 5: The Killing Field (The New 52)
Alec Holland knew little of the politics involved in becoming the The Green’s Avatar, but since his role has been challenged, he must take a crash course in the politics and power of The Green. The mantle of Avatar evolves over time, and when the Parliment decides an Avatar’s time is at an end, a new one must be raised. If Alec fails the Seeder’s challenge, the fate of mankind will be sealed and reclaimed by The Green under the control of The Seeder.This epic new chapter of SWAMP THING unfolds here! Collects issues #24-27 and SWAMP THING ANNUAL #2.
The Authority Vol. 2
Summary: The Authority, now under Jack Hawksmoor’s leadership following Jenny Sparks’ death at the end of the 20th Century, face multiple foes such as a mad scientist and his army of superhumans who wanted to influence the 21st Century through Jenny Spark’s successor Jenny Quantum, a previous Doctor who manipulated the Earth itself, and a duplicate team of superheroes modeled on the Authority that was created and backed by the G7 group of nations.
Collects THE AUTHORY #13-29
Green Lantern: Lights Out (The New 52)
Summary: The epic event that will forever change the universe and the different color Lantern Corps forever!
Relic has arrived and the universe with shiver in his wake. The lights of the Lanterns are fading as the emotional spectrum is being drained. It is up to Hal and the Green Lanterns to rally the other Corps together if they are going to survive. Many won’t and others will change allegiances, but one thing is certain-nothing will ever be the same.
This volume collects Green Lantern New Guardians #23-24, Green Lantern #23.1:
Relic #24, Red Lanterns #24, Green Lantern Corps #24, Green Lantern Annual #2.
Larfleeze Vol. 2 (The New 52)
Summary: Under mysterious circumstances, Larfleeze has become the biological embodiment of a power battery. Having been defeated by his once-undead Corpsmen, Larfleeze is locked away in a dungeon to serve as the remaining Orange Lantern’s power battery. It will take a cosmic miricle for Larfleeze to escape and regain control over his Orange Lanterns.
Written by the legendary creative team of Keith Giffen and J.M. DeMatteis, LARFLEEZE VOL. 2 conclude their run on the renegade Orange Lantern of Avarice. Collects issues #6-12.
Showcase Presents: The Legion of Super-Heroes Vol. 5
Summary: This latest Showcase Presents Legion of Super-Heroes title collects adventures of the 30th century team originally published in the 1970s. These stories reestablished the Legion’s popularity and introduced new heroes including Timber Wolf, Karate Kid and Wildfire. Includes artwork by The Uncanny X-Men co-creator Dave Cockrum and Warlord creator Mike Grell.
Collects SUPERBOY AND THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #193, 195, 197-220 and KARATE KID #1.
Tales of the Batman: Len Wein
Summary: These tales from the 1970s are written by Len Wein, co-creator of Swamp Thing and Wolverine and writer of BEFORE WATCHMEN: OZYMANDIAS. In this new hardcover, Batman battles the villainy of The Joker, The Riddler, Catwoman, Mr. Freeze, Ra’s al Ghul and many others.
Collects BATMAN #307-310, #312-319, #321-324, #326-327, DETECTIVE COMICS #408, #444-448, #466, #478-479, #500 and #514 and UNTOLD LEGENDS OF THE BATMAN #1-3.
Summary: DC’s wide-eyed science fiction heroes, most of whom first appeared in the 1950s, are reimagined in this dark tale from writer Howard Chaykin and artist Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez. Originally published in 1990, TWILIGHT tells the story of how one of the Star Rovers, Karel Sorenson, became a living god when caught in an explosion with a race of immortal creatures called Methuseloids. It’s up to renegade hero Tommy Tomorrow to stop his former ally-but he ends up absorbing Sorenson’s power and becoming an all-powerful tyrant himself. Also includes appearances by Star Hawkins, Manhunter 2070, Ironwolf, Space Ranger, Space Cabbie and other heroes.
Collects TWILIGHT #1-3.
Nightwing Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: Even though Nightwing has relocated to Chicago, the ghosts of Gotham City won’t let him be. An old friend, the Mad Hatter visits his new found home, forcing Nightwing into an uneasy alliance with the mysterious Marionette. With Nightwing trying to establish a new life in Chicago, his sins from his past will come back to haunt him unless he can make peace with his old life.
Collects NIGHTWING #25-29 and NIGHTWING Annual #1.
The Spectre Vol. 2: Wrath of God
Summary: In these never-before-collected tales from the 1990s, the Spectre witnesses genocide on a global scale, leading him to sit in judgement on humanity itself. And when he decides to wipe out the human race, it’s up to DC’s mystic heroes including John Constantine – Hellblazer, Etrigan the Demon, the Phantom Stranger, Doctor Fate, Zatanna and more to try and stop him. Plus: Professor Nicodemus Hazzard tries to control the Spectre with the magical artifact known as the Spear of Destiny, sending the Spectre on a rampage that only Superman has a hope of stopping.
Collects THE SPECTRE #13-22.
Superman – Action Comics Vol. 4: Hybrid (The New 52)
Summary: Determained to turn the people of Metropolis against the Man of Steel and finally vanquish him from the Earth, Lex Luthor unleashes a virus on Metropolis capable of rewriting the DNA of those infected, including Superman.
While Superman’s immune system eventually fights off the infection, but not before a hybrid Superman is created through the virus’ ability to rewrite DNA. This new hybrid Superman is the only being capable of defeating the true Superman and Lex will stop at nothing to see it accomplish it’s mission.
Collects Action Comics #19-24, and stories from Young
Romance: The New 52 #1 and Superman Annual #2
From the Hardcover edition.
Superman – Action Comics Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: his BATMAN: ZERO YEAR tie-in features the reintroduction of a major character as a cocky young Superman battles the forces of nature to save Gotham City. Superman must also figure out who or what is the Ghost Soldier, and what mysterious ties does he have to The Man of Steel? Will he side with Superman as he is caught in the middle of the military’s battle with subterranean monsters?
Collects ACTION COMICS issues #25-29.
Superman/Batman Vol. 2
Summary: The Earth has a new world order in which Batman and Superman rule with an iron fist. Humankind has a choice: obey or die! But a resistance is formed against these dictators! Will these unlikely freedom fighters save the world or destroy it? Also, the World’s Finest heroes take on a squad of revenge-seeking heroes on the hunt for the murderer of one of their teammates – and their top suspects are Batman and Superman.
Collects SUPERMAN/BATMAN issues #14-26.
Summary: As an élite mercenary working in the shadowy realm of special operations, Michael Cray was a one-man arsenal and one of the world’s deadliest killers. But that was before the cancer began to eat away at his brain-and remorse began to eat away at his soul.
To those with faith, redemption is always possible. Cray never had a lot of faith, but the agents of Hell sent to recruit him are about to adjust his attitude. As he sinks deeper and deeper into an ancient conspiracy poised to unleash Armageddon on the world, the man known as Deathblow will discover that his special skills can finally be put to good use-and if he sacrifices everything, he may be able to save himself along with the world.
Crafted by legendary comics talents Jim Lee, Brandon Choi and Tim Sale, DEATHBLOW: THE DELUXE EDITION collects the first twelve issues of the classic WildStorm title together with the never-before-collected issue #0. Also features a special gallery of bonus art from Lee and Sale.
Injustice: Gods Among Us Vol. 2
Summary: From the makers of Mortal Kombat comes the critically acclaimed prequel comic to the smash hit fighting game Injustice: Gods Among Us!
From the ashes of Metropolis comes Superman and the JLA’s newest ally: Lex Luthor! Against all odds, he’s not only survived but now embraces Superman’s goals. Of course, Lex has his own ideas for how to create a better world. The Man of Steel trusts him, but can the rest of his allies be so sure?
This volume collects Injustice: Gods Among Us #7-12 and Injustice: Gods Among Us Annual #1.
Sinestro Vol. 1
Summary: Thaal Sinestro has lost everything he’s ever loved: his home, his family, his only friend. But no matter how desperate he becomes, Sinestro will never be without fear…a lesson his one-time ally, one-time enemy Lyssa Drak is eager to teach him! Can he take back the despicable Yellow Lantern Corps? Or does the universe have a new destiny in mind for Sinestro?
The deadliest villain in the Green Lantern mythos gets his own solo series for the first time in SINESTRO VOL. 1, written by Cullen Bunn (SUPERMAN/BATMAN) and Dale Eaglesham (JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA). Collects issues #1-6 and GREEN LANTERN #23.3: SINESTRO.
Superboy Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: As a result of the crossover event FOREVER EVIL, Superboy and the Teen Titans become stranded in the future without a way back home. Howevever, as they become immersed deeper and deeper in their new setting, Conner Kent comes to some startling revelations about his origins and future! Can he and the team rescue Kid Flash and find the way back to their own era? Or will they become lodged in the future forever?
SUPERBOY VOL. 5 is written by legendary NEW TEEN TITANS scribe Marv Wolfman, returning to DC Comics in this epic graphic novel. Collects issues #26-31.
Superman: The Power Within
Summary: When Superman saves an innocent man from murder, he discovers two disturbing facts: That the man he saved is part of a cult that worships the Man of Steel, and that the would-be killer is part of another faction dedicated to wiping them out! Even worse, both groups are gaining super-powers due to a mysterious, spaceborn source that Superman traces back to the dread ruler of Apokolips: Darkseid.
Collects stories from ACTION COMICS WEEKLY #601-641, SUPERMAN #48 and ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #417.
Batman: Black and White Vol. 4
Green Lantern Corps Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: With the entire Corps under attack by the Khund and the shapeshifting Durlans, John Stewart must unravel the mystery behind destroyed Sector Houses. But as the situation becomes more dire, he and his rag tag group of Lanterns must seek out a Lantern that has been undercover for a very long time. Maybe even too long to be found.
The beginning of this new GL epic begins here! Collects GREEN LANTERN CORPS #28-33, GREEN LANTERN CORPS ANNUAL #2.
Supergirl Vol. 5: Out of the Past (The New 52)
Summary: She’s done with people pushing her around, taking advantage of her and betraying her. She’s done feeling helpless, lost and discarded. She’s done with hope, faith and acceptance. Now, all that’s left is rage. And she’ll burn the universe down before she lets another person tell her who she should be. Supergirl’s journey as a Red Lantern begins here.
The newest, most daring chapter in Supergirl’s history unfolds in SUPERGIRL VOL. 5: OUT OF THE PAST! Collects SUPERGIRL #21-25, ACTION COMICS #23.1: CYBORG SUPERMAN.
The Flash: A Celebration of 75 years
Summary: Introduced in 1940, The Flash burst onto the comic book scene with an explosive debut akin to his super-speed powers. He was an instant smash-hit success, as the lightning bolt insignia upon his chest became synonymous with the term “superhero”. Even as seven decades have passed, The Flash is still a vibrant part of the DC Comics lore and an integral part of the genre.
THE FLASH: A CELEBRATION OF 75 YEARS collects a wide range of stories featuring the Scarlet Speedster, ranging his seven decades as a mainstay in the DC Comics universe. From the original Flash, Jay Garrick, to his successors Barry Allen and Wally West, the mantle of this beloved hero has made him burst beyond the printed page into a pop culture symbol. This anthology graphic novel collects stories from the industry’s legendary talents, including Gardner Fox, John Broome and Geoff Johns.
Aquaman and the Others Vol. 1
Summary: Spinning out of AQUAMAN, the King of Atlantis re-joins his first team-years before he even met his super-powered allies in the Justice League-The Others. With strange powers, abilities and mysterious origins, The Prisoner, Ya’Wara, and The Operative unite with Aquaman after they find themselves targeted by an unknown foe that wants their Atlantean artifacts!
This new dynamic new series is written by Dan Jurgens (DEATH OF SUPERMAN) and illustrated by Lan Medina (FABLES). Collects AQUAMAN AND THE OTHERS #1-6.
Batman: The Dark Knight Unwrapped: David Finch
Summary: A sketch edition of some of comics superstar David Finch’s greatest Batman stories from Batman: The Dark Knight, DC Comics: The New 52 and more!
This fantastic unwrapped collection features tales of the Dark Knight written and pencilled by David Finch. Encompassing David’s work from Batman: The Dark Knight to the re-launch in the New 52, this volume features the stunning artwork and compelling stories about the supernatural and the esoteric areas of Gotham City.
Collects Batman: The Dark Knight #1-3, Batman: The Return #1 and Batman: The Dark Knight (Vol 2) #1-7 and 9 in black and white format.
Beware the Batman Vol. 1
Bruce Wayne spent years studying crime-fighting techniques from his butler/former secret spy Alfred Pennyworth. Together they will take on Gotham City’s worst criminals and convicts. But even with the help of allies like Katana and Pennyworth, Batman’s skills will be put to the test against villians such as Professor Pyg, Man-Bat, and Tobias Whale.Collects BEWARE THE BATMAN #1-6.
Birds of Prey Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: Christy Marx’s run on the hit series continues in this action-packed volume, featuring a GOTHTOPIA tie-in! We reach a major turning point in the series as the Birds find a new benefactor and a new mission to take down one of the ancient evils of the DC Universe: Ra’s al Ghul! Black Canary confronts Ra’s al Ghul, who makes her an offer that could save her husband! Is she willing to pay the ultimate price?
Collects BIRDS OF PREY #26-32,
JLA Vol. 6
Summary: With Wonder Woman’s Lasso of Truth severed, the very concept of truth itself has been fractured-and the heroes of the Justice League must contend with a world capriciously redefined by the dreams and fears of the human race. With the League stretched beyond its capacity, and Wonder Woman’s spirit broken, can even the World’s Greatest Super-Heroes stand and fight? Then, the JLA battles for control of Atlantis the help of some mages…and when only Batman remains, the Dark Knight assembles an unexpected and unfamiliar new Justice League!
Collects JLA #61-76.
Ame-comi Girls Vol. 3: Earth in Crisis
Summary: AME-COMI GIRLS is based on the best-selling product line from DC Collectibles that brings the distinct Japanese influence of anime and manga to DC Comics’ female heroines and their foes.
In the new volume the Ame-Comi universe is suddenly under attack! As an intergalactic threat strikes Earth and beyond, can the heroines band together in time to save everyone?
This volume collects issues #5-8 of the original series.
The Flash Vol. 4: Reverse (The New 52)
Summary: The fourth volume of Brian Buccellato and Francis Manapul’s New 52 breakout hit – The Flash!
A mysterious and powerful Speed-Force killer has left a trail of bodies in his wake and only Barry has the power to stop him. But when the killer stays one step ahea Barry finds himself face to face with the Teen Titans and Kid Flash for the first time. All this will lead to a confrontation with the Flash’s most deadly foe, The Reverse Flash!
This final volume of Francis Manapul and Brian Buccellato’s mammoth run on the Scarlet Speedster is here in THE FLASH VOL. 4: REVERSE. Collects issues #20-25, REVERSE FLASH #23.2.
The Flash Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: The fifth volume of the New 52 breakout hit – The Flash! Find out how Barry Allen adjusts after his epic battle with The Reverse Flash! Also, find out how The Flash and Green Lantern first met in THE FLASH Annual #2 included in this volume.
Collects THE FLASH #26-29 and THE FLASH Annual #2.
Green Lantern by Geoff Johns Omnibus Vol. 1
Summary: The New York Times best-selling and critically acclaimed series GREEN LANTERN written by Geoff Johns begins here!
It’s been years since the the death of Hal Jordan and the end of the Green Lantern Corps. But as the Torchbearer Kyle Rayner is about to find out, the adventure of epic and mythological proportions is about to begin as the former Lantern returns to the land of the living to atone for his sins. And the cosmos will never be the same as Sinestro wages his war against the Green Lanterns with his newly founder, Sinestro Corps!
Showcase Presents: Blue Beetle
Summary: This value-priced title collects the entire 24-issue run of BLUE BEETLE from the 1980s, including the Beetle’s battles against DC Universe villains Chronos and Dr. Alchemy. Includes appearances by The Question and the Teen Titans.
Collects BLUE BEETLE #1-24.
Batman: Arkham Unhinged Vol. 4
Summary: The prequel series to the best-selling video game BATMAN: ARKHAM CITY!
The mysterious new villian known as the Bookbinder has corrupted Gotham City’s food supply leaving the Dark Knight in a race against time to find out the true motive and identity of this threat to the city.
Collects Batman Arkham Unhinged 16-20
DC: The New Frontier
Summary: Writer/illustrator Darwyn Cooke’s critically acclaimed masterpiece DC: THE NEW FRONTIER is celebrated in this oversized Absolute edition featuring new story pages, detailed annotations, alternate sequences and an extensive gallery of sketches, pinups, action figure art and much more! In the 1950s, Cold War paranoia has resulted in the mystery men of the Golden Age being outlaws. Stalwarts such as Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman continued to fight for truth and justice, but as the world hurtles toward an uncertain future, it would take a new breed of hero to define the American Way. DC: THE NEW FRONTIER takes readers on an epic journey from the end of the Golden Age of heroes to the beginnings of the legendary Justice League of America.
For the first time, DC collects the entire epic DC: THE NEW FRONTIER in a single trade paperback, along with sketch and background material from the absolute edition.
Collects DC: THE NEW FRONTIER #1-6, JUSTICE LEAGUE: THE NEW FRONTIER SPECIAL #1 and material from ABSOLUTE DC: THE NEW FRONTIER.
Superman Vol. 4: Psi-War (The New 52)
Summary: The Queen of H.I.V.E.(Holistically Intergrated Viral Equality) has placed the telepathic Dr. Hector Hammond’s thoughts deep into the recesses of Superman’s mind in an effort to control the Man of Steel. The merging of Hammond and the Superman’s minds brings about vivid hallucinations that cause Superman to experience different realities and view longtime allies as potential threats. With the Man of Steel unable to tell what is real and what is a hallucination, it is up to Orion of the New Gods and Wonder Woman to release the H.I.V.E.’s grip on Superman and save the universe from succumbing to power of the H.I.V.E.
Collects SUPERMAN #18-24 and SUPERMAN ANNUAL #2.
Superman Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Is there anything The Man of Steel can do, or will he lose his best friend?
The Man of Steel faces villains attacking Metropolis from all sides in SUPERMAN VOL. 5.
Collects SUPERMAN #25-31.
Teen Titans Vol. 5: The Trial of Kid Flash (The New 52)
Summary: New York Times best-selling writer Scott Lobdell continues his tenure on Teen Titans with this latest volume tyng into the cataclysmic events of FOREVER EVIL.
The Teen Titans’ fall through the time stream as seen in FOREVER EVIL. But is this the help they’ve been looking for, or are things about to go from bad to worse? Plus: The secrets of Kid Flash’s origin begin here!
Collects TEEN TITANS #24-30, TEEN TITANS Annual #2.
Batman – The Dark Knight Vol. 4: Clay (The New 52)
Summary: The origin of the classic Batman villain Clayface is revealed-and a new mystery is introduced!
Batman and Commissioner Gordon are forced into a tight corner as Clayface embarks on a murder spree throughout Gotham City. what led Clayface to become the monster that he is? The answers lie here.
Collects Batman: The Dark Knight #22-29.
Batman: Dark Night, Dark City
Summary: In this epic tale written by Peter Milligan (RED LANTERNS, JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK, SKREEMER), Batman is led through a labyrinthine urban maze by his old nemesis the Riddler, who seems to have changed into an abominable monster with one purpose: to drive Batman insane. In his quest, the Riddler is working with an occultist who has summoned a demon to stop Batman-but in the process, the Riddler himself is slowly changing into a nightmarish beast!
Collects BATMAN #452-454 and DETECTIVE COMICS #629-633.
Scribblenauts Unmasked: A DC Comics Adventure
Summary: The sequel to the popular video game SCRIBBLENAUTS UNMASKED arrives in this collected edition!
Following the events of Scribblenauts Unmasked, Madame Xanadu and Phantom Stranger foresee a new threat to the DC Universe. They must enlist the help of Maxwell and Lily to return to the DC Universe and save the world as we know it.
Collects SCRIBBLENAUTS UNMASKED: A CRISIS OF IMAGINATION digital chapters #1-9.
Secret Origins Vol. 1
Summary: At last, the SECRET ORIGINS of the World’s Greatest Heroes in The New 52 can be revealed! The beginnings of the most popular characters in the DC Universe are finally told here, in stories that fans have been clamoring for since September 2011. Included here are the origins of The Last Son of Krypton and Kara Zor-El, Supergirl, plus the first Robin, Dick Grayson.
Written by a host of the industry’s brightest talent including Jeff Lemire (JUSTICE LEAGUE UNITED) Greg Pak (BATMAN/SUPERMAN) and Tony Bedard (GREEN LANTERN CORPS) and painted covers by Lee Bermejo (JOKER), this new series is a fantastic way to jump on with the DC Universe!
Collects issues #1-4.
Secret Six Vol. 1: Villains United
Summary: Collecting the series that led into INFINITE CRISIS! Six of justice’s deadliest enemies band together to start a revolution. Together, they want to take a stand to stop the super-heroic community from tampering with their minds and to prove how deadly they can be! But not everyone agrees to this agenda. Six rogues are recruited by the enigmatic Mockingbird, charged with opposing the Society and given assignments to thwart their rivals and even help their enemies. Who is Mockingbird? Could it be one of the six? The status quo is rocked by the Society’s formation and the revelations along the way make certain that when the Secret Six are done, nothing in the DCU will ever be the same!
Collects VILLIANS UNITED #1-6, SECRET SIX #1-6, VILLIANS UNITED: INFINITE CRISIS SPECIAL #1
Superman: Return to Krypton (The New 52)
Summary: Featuring Superman, Superboy and Supergirl, a villain from the Man of Steel’s past comes back to resurrect Krypton!
Crossing over between SUPERMAN, SUPERGIRL, SUPERBOY, and ACTION COMICS, the Super-family is sent on a mission through Krypton’s history to stop H’el from dooming the universe!
Summary: A tale of crime in Gotham City written by Dwayne McDuffie, acclaimed writer of STATIC SHOCK and JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA and co-founder of Milestone Media.
A blind man with the ability to “see” through the eyes of others accidentally taps into the mind of a serial killer, pulling Batman into a conspiracy that affects all of Gotham City.
Constantine Vol. 3 (The New 52)
Summary: Lost and confused in the face of the fallout from his actions in “Forever Evil: Blight,” John Constantine has sold himself out to the Cold Flame and is vulnerable to attack by Spellbinder! How will DCU’s con man deal with the reprecussions of this universe changing event?
Written by Eisner Award nominee Ray Fawkes, John Constantine continues his reemergence as DC Comics’ most infamous magician! Collects CONSTANTINE #13-18.
Damian: Son of Batman
Damian Wayne, the son of Batman, has adopted the cape and cowl as his own … but what horrific events set this troubled hero on the path of his dark destiny? It’s a possible future that may never be. Plus, in a tale written by Grant Morrison, Damian Wayne is the Batman of Tomorrow in a story set 15 years from now in a nightmarish future Gotham! In a world torn apart by terrorism, plagues, rogue weather and bizarre super-crime, only 24 hours are left before the climactic battle of Armageddon–and only one man who might be able to stop it.Collects DAMIAN, SON OF BATMAN #1-4 and BATMAN #666.
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Green Lantern: New Guardians Vol. 5: God Killers (The New 52)
Summary: The fifth volume of Green Lantern: New Guardians starring fan favorite White Lantern Kyle Rayner!
The fiery religion of the goddess X’Hal has brought peace to a star system that has only known conflict! Could this be the galactic paradise that Kyle Rayner and the New Guardians have been searching for? If it is, it won’t last long-because the mysterious beings known as The God-Killers have X’Hal-and Kyle-in their sights!
Showcase Presents: Batman Vol. 6
Summary: In this new, value-priced collection of tales from the early 1970s, Batman returns his roots as the Dark Knight Detective, operating on his own in the shadows of Gotham City. With Robin away in college, Batman faces new foes and old including Two-Face, Man-Bat and Ra’s al Ghul. This collection features stories by the renowned GREEN LANTERN/GREEN ARROW team of writer Dennis O’Neil and artist Neal Adams, who brought a new sense of purpose to comics’ greatest detective.
Collects BATMAN #229-244 and stories from DETECTIVE COMICS #408-426.
Batwing Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: The newest action-packed volume of Batwing, written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray!
Spinning out of Grant Morrison’s BATMAN INCORPORATED, the new Batwing must face the unstoppable villain Menace!
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Vol. 4
Summary: A new adventure begins here! With Eternia still occupied by the Horde, He-Man and King Randor lead a small group of Masters on a quest to find the one object that might free Eternia! Join new writer Dan Abnett as he takes He-Man and the Masters of the Universe into their next great chapter!
Collects HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE #7-12.
Justice League Dark Vol. 5 (The New 52)
Summary: The fallout from the Justice League Dark’s battles with Blight and the Trinity of Sin, during the DC crossover event Forever Evil, has left the team in tatters. Zatanna assumes leadership of the team and prepares to rebuild. With team members angry and confused by Johns Constantine’s methods during the fight with Blight and the Trinity of Sin, how will John Constantine fit into this new team, if at all?
JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK VOL. 5 pits the team against the greatest evil in the DC Universe-and against one another! Collects issues #30-35.
Superman Unchained Vol. 1 (The New 52)
Summary: As the Last Son of Krypton, Superman’s always been alone on this planet…and rare are the times that he’s ever encountered someone who understands who he is and the choices he’s had to make. But hidden away in the darkest corners of the Earth, rarely allowed into the light, there is another who sees right into his soul-someone who will force Superman to question everything he thought he knew about his life, his role, and the future he’d hoped to build! But with Lex Luthor on his trail and the mysterious cabal known as Ascension tearing the planet apart, he’ll need to answer those questions fast because his adopted home is running out of time!
Collects Superman Unchained #1-7
Summary: Award-winning and fan favorite comics creator Jeff Lemire spins the tale of two star-crossed loved through space in time in TRILLIUM!
It’s the year 3797, and botanist Nika Temsmith is researching a strange species on a remote science station near the outermost rim of colonized space.
It’s the year 1921, and renowned English explorer William Pike leads an expedition into the dense jungles of Peru in search of the fabled “Lost Temple of the Incas,” an elusive sanctuary said to have strange healing properties.
Two disparate souls separated by thousands of years and hundreds of millions of miles. Yet they will fall in love and, as a result, bring about the end of the universe. Even though reality is unraveling all around them, nothing can pull them apart. This isn’t just a love story, it’s the LAST love story ever told.
Collects TRILLIUM #1-8.
Fables Vol. 20: Camelot
Summary: Rose Red finally and formally takes on the mantle of Paladin of Hope to heroically rally the Fables in the tragic aftermath of “Snow White.” A new dark age calls for a new Round Table, with modern knights willing to take on a sacred quest to reassemble the shattered pieces of Fabletown.
Collects issues #130-140 of this 14-time Eisner-Award-winning series.
Mr. Punch – 20th Anniversary Edition
Summary: A dark and frightening fully painted novella, MR. PUNCH tells the tale of a young boy’s loss of innocence results from a horrific confrontation with his past. Spending a summer at his grandfather’s seaside arcade, a troubled adolescent harmlessly becomes involved with a mysterious Punch and Judy Man and a mermaid-portraying woman. But when the violent puppet show triggers buried memories of the boy’s family, the lives of all become feverishly intertwined. With disturbing mysteries and half-truths uncontrollably unraveling, the young boy is forced to deal with his family’s dark secrets of violence, betrayal, and guilt.
Written by New York Times best-selling novelist Neil Gaiman, with unwordly illustrations by artist Dave McKean, MR. PUNCH – 20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION is the new deluxe cut of this landmark original graphic novel. Includes bonus material.
FBP: Federal Bureau Of Physics Vol. 2
Summary: The mind-bending science fiction series FBP returns to the strange phenomena all over the world-and beyond.
Federal Bureau of Physics agents Rosa and Adam are invited to take part in an experiment that will test their limits and blur their concept of reality. And after a beautiful moment is shattered, Rosa and Adam get to see firsthand why Nakeet is known as the strangest town north of the 48.
Y The Last Man Book One
Summary: Y: THE LAST MAN, winner of three Eisner Awards and one of the most critically acclaimed, best-selling comic books series of the last decade, is that rare example of a page-turner that is at once humorous, socially relevant and endlessly surprising.
Written by Brian K. Vaughan (LOST, PRIDE OF BAGHDAD, EX MACHINA) and with art by Pia Guerra, this is the saga of Yorick Brown-the only human survivor of a planet-wide plague that instantly kills every mammal possessing a Y chromosome. Accompanied by a mysterious government agent, a brilliant young geneticist and his pet monkey, Ampersand, Yorick travels the world in search of his lost love and the answer to why he’s the last man on earth.
Collects Y THE LAST MAN #1-10.
Astro City: Through Open Doors
Summary: The long awaited return of the award-winning series ASTRO CITY finally arrives!
Kurt Busiek and Brent Anderson launch their next epic in the world of Astro City when a mysterious door appears, heralding the arrival of the Ambassador. But when an ordinary man is caught in a cosmic conflict, it is up to favorites like Samaritan and Honor Guard, as well as new heroes, to rise to the occasion and save the world!
Collects ASTRO CITY #1-6.
Astro City: View From Above
Summary: A major new epic begins featuring Winged Victory, Samaritan, and the Confessor, three of Astro City’s most popular heroes. When criminal charges are brought against Winged Victory, the Confessor must investigate and it leads to open combat with Samaritan! Can Astro City’s three greatest heroes find a way to work together against this mystery threat? Plus, Winged Victory’s origin is revealed at last!
Collects ASTRO CITY #7-10 and ASTRO CITY VISITOR’S GUIDE #1.
The Unwritten: Tommy Taylor and the Ship That Sank Twice
Summary: A New York Times Bestseller!
One of Publishers Weekly’s Hot Fall Books of 2013!
Tom Taylor has lived his life being mistaken for Tommy Taylor, the boy wizard from the world-famous series of novels penned by Tom’s long-lost father Wilson. However, after a series of strange events start to parallel the lives of both Taylors-fictional and real-Tom realizes that he might be the character on page made flesh.
In this first-ever original graphic novel spinning off from the pages of the critically acclaimed THE UNWRITTEN series, writer Mike Carey explores the origins behind Tom’s mysterious powers and the odyssey his father has sent him on.
Ex Machina Book Three
Summary: In this volume, Mayor Mitchell Hundred – formerly known as the super hero The Great Machine-faces difficult decisions regarding New York City’s drug laws. But will a string of brazen, violent robberies and a shocking suicide affect the the Mayor’s policy? And in a second story, “Power Down,” set during the New York blackout of 2003, the mayor must deal with a city gone dark.
Award-winning writer Brian K. Vaughan (Saga, Y: THE LAST MAN) deftly combines big city politics and superheroes in this critically acclaimed series.
Fables: The Deluxe Edition Book Nine
Summary: The final battle between the free Fables of the mundane world and the Empire occupying their former Homelands is here! The creatures of myth and fairytale lore have assembled together to finally face the Adversary and his hordes. But victory will not come without a price-who will live and who will die for the fate of the Homelands?
Bill Willingham’s Eisner Award-winning, New York Times best-selling series comes to the deluxe hardcover format here in FABLES: THE DELUXE EDITION BOOK NINE in one of the most epic storylines in the series’ long history.
This deluxe edition collects FABLES issues #70-81.
Fairest Vol. 4: Cinderella – Of Men and Mice
Summary: Cinderella returns in an all-new epic! After an assassination attempt on Snow White, Cind is called back into service to unravel an age-old conspiracy that dates back to that fateful midnight ball! Can Cind uncover the plot and prevent a massacre in Fabletown? By critically acclaimed writer Marc Andreyko (MANHUNTER, Torso, The Lost) and legendary artist Shawn McManus (CINDERELLA, SWAMP THING), FAIREST VOL. 4: CINDERELLA – OF MEN AND MICE ties directly into FABLES!
New York Times bestselling, award-winning creator Bill Willingham presents a new series starring the female FABLES. Balancing horror, humor and adventure in the FABLES tradition, FAIREST explores the secret histories of Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, Cinderella, The Snow Queen, Thumbelina, Snow White, Rose Red and others.
Collects issues #21-27.
Punk Rock Jesus Deluxe Edition
Summary: A reality TV show starring a clone of Jesus Christ causes chaos across the U.S. of the near future in PUNK ROCK JESUS, a new graphic novel written and drawn by Sean Murphy, the acclaimed illustrator of JOE THE BARBARIAN and AMERICAN VAMPIRE. J2 causes both outrage and adulation. Religious zealots either love or hate the show, angry politicians worry about its influence on the nation, and members of the scientific community fear the implications of cloning a human being at all, let alone the Son of God.
Thomas McKael is the clones’s bodyguard and former IRA operative, who despite his turbulent past is hired to protect the new Jesus-a baby who captivates the world, but grows up to become an angry teenager.
When falling ratings force the network to cut Jesus’s mother from the series the young star runs away, renounces his religious heritage and forms a punk rock band. And what starts off as babysitting for Thomas becomes an epic battle, as Jesus goes to war against the corporate media complex that created him.
This deluxe edition collects Punk Rock Jesus #1-6 and features over 100 pages of new bonus material.
The Unwritten Vol. 10: Apocalypse
Summary: The tenth volume of the critically-acclaimed new series from the Eisner-nominated creative team, Mike Carey and Peter Gross is the perfect jumping on point, as Tom Taylor is stranded at the beginning of all creation!
Lost in the unwritten scenes of all the world’s stories, Tom Taylor is headed back to reality-and all the gods and beasts and monsters ever imagined can’t stop him. But there’s a toll on the road that may be too high for him or anyone to pay…
Collects THE UNWRITTEN APOCALYPSE#1-6.
John Constantine Hellblazer Vol. 9: Critical Mass
Summary: In ” Warped Notions,” written by Eddie Campbell, Constantine is drawn into a web of time travel and terror when he’s accosted by the ghost of Sir Francis Dashwood, the founder of the Hellfire Club. Dashwood needs Constantine’s help to avert a disaster that could threaten the very fabric of reality. Then, Paul Jenkins begins his HELLBLAZER run with “Dreamtime”! John Constantine plunges deep into an arcane landscape where a powerful entity known as the Rainbow Serpent intends to punish man’s treatment of the environment by clearing the earth of all animal life.
Collects HELLBLAZER #85-96.
Annotated Sandman Vol. 3
Summary: The third of five volumes, THE ANNOTATED SANDMAN reprints Neil Gaiman’s THE SANDMAN with annotations by Leslie Klinger (The Annotated Sherlock Holmes, The Annotated Dracula) that delve into the historical and literary references contained in the series. In this volume, Leslie Klinger provides historical insights into issues #40-55 of THE SANDMAN, along with THE SANDMAN SPECIAL #1 and “How They Met Themselves” from VERTIGO: WINTER’S EDGE #3.
New York Times best-selling author Neil Gaiman’s transcendent series SANDMAN is often hailed as the definitive Vertigo title and one of the finest achievements in graphic storytelling. Gaiman created an unforgettable tale of the forces that exist beyond life and death by weaving ancient mythology, folklore and fairy tales with his own distinct narrative vision. THE ANNOTATED SANDMAN is a must-have for any die-hard fan or newcomer to the series.
Collects #40-55 of THE SANDMAN, along with THE SANDMAN SPECIAL #1 and “How They Met Themselves” from VERTIGO: WINTER’S EDGE #3.
iZombie Vol. 1
Summary: Gwendolyn “Gwen” Dylan is a 20-something gravedigger in an eco-friendly cemetery. Once a month she must eat a human brain to keep from losing her memories, but in the process she becomes consumed with the thoughts and personality of the dead person – until she eats her next brain. She sets out to fulfi ll the dead person’s last request, solve a crime or right a wrong. Our zombie girl detective is joined by a radical supporting cast: her best friend Eleanor, who happens to be a swinging ’60s ghost, a posse of paintball blasting vampires, a smitten were-dog and a hot but demented mummy.
This critically acclaimed series is now recollected here in iZOMBIE VOL. 1. Collects iZombie issues #1-12
100 Bullets Book One
Summary: The best-selling graphic novels series 100 BULLETS written by Brian Azzarello and illustrated by Eduardo Risso is now re-collected in a five volume series!
This dark and intriguing Eisner Award-winning series features a mysterious agent named Graves who approaches ordinary citizens and gives them an opportunity to exact revenge on a person who has wronged them. Offering his clients an attaché case containing proof of the deed and a gun, he guarantees his “clients” full immunity for all of their actions, including murder.
Hinterkind Vol. 2
Summary: The second volume of the hit series begins with Princess Tersia, who has a vision of the future and the shape of things to come. In this vision she’s married to Jon Hobb and carrying his baby. Oh, and there’s a dragon! Is it a dream or a nightmare? Meanwhile, bounty hunters Starla and Jubal find the tables are turned as they’re run to ground by a Centaur posse.
The second chapter in Vertigo’s next great series is here in HINTERKIND VOL. 2. Collects HINTERKIND #7-12.
Summary: New York Times bestselling author, Scott Snyder (American Vampire, Batman, Swamp Thing) and artist Sean Murphy (Punk Rock Jesus, Joe The Barbarian), the incredible team behind the miniseries American Vampire: Survival of the Fittest, are reuniting for the powerful miniseries: THE WAKE.
When Marine Biologist Lee Archer is approached by the Department of Homeland Security for help with a new threat, she declines, but quickly realizes they won’t take no for an answer. Soon she is plunging to the depths of the Arctic Circle to a secret, underwater oilrig filled with roughnecks and scientists on the brink of an incredible discovery. But when things go horribly wrong, this scientific safe haven will turn into a house of horrors at the bottom of the ocean!
Collects THE WAKE #1-10.
Dream State: The Collected Dreaming Covers
Dust Covers: The Collected Sandman Covers
Fairest: In All the Land
Summary: In the spirit of FABLES: 1001 NIGHTS OF SNOWFALL and FABLES: WEREWOLVES OF THE HEARTLAND comes the first ever original graphic novel from the pages of #1 New York Times bestselling writer Bill Willingham’s FAIREST.
FAIREST has explored the secret histories of the most stunning beauties in Fabletown: Cinderella, Snow White, Briar Rose, Rapunzel, and the list goes on and on. In FAIREST IN ALL THE LAND, the best names in comics take their turns fleshing out the pasts of the loveliest Fables in existence. For all those wanting to dive into FAIREST or FABLES, this original graphic novel is a fantastic entry point, as well as a great new chapter for those that have been following Bill Willingham’s fairy tale epic for years.
American Vampire Vol. 6
Pride of Baghdad Deluxe Edition
Summary: The startlingly original look at life on the streets of Baghdad during the Iraq War inspired by true events arrives in a stunning new softcover edition. In this provocative graphic novel, superstar comics writer Brian K. Vaughan examines life on the streets of war-torn Iraq. In the spring of 2003, a pride of lions escaped from the Baghdad Zoo during an American bombing raid. Lost and confused, hungry but finally free, the four lions roamed the decimated streets of Baghdad in a desperate struggle for their lives. In documenting the plight of the lions, PRIDE OF BAGHDAD raises questions about the true meaning of liberation: Can it be given, or is it earned only through self-determination and sacrifice? And in the end, is it truly better to die free than to live life in captivity? This moving graphic novel is inspired by true events.
This new Deluxe Edition hardcover presents the original graphic novel, plus developmental art and more.
Preacher Book Five
Preacher Jesse Custer’s dark journey to find God, accompanied by his gun-toting girlfriend and Irish vampire buddy, continues as Jesse becomes the sheriff of a troubled Texas town. Then, he decides it’s high time to renew his quest to find God and hold him accountable for all of his actions. But before he can continue down that path, he must reunite with his girlfriend, Tulip.
The Royals: Masters of War
Summary: he year is 1940. As the Blitz destroys London and kills thousands, the Royal Family looks on. But in this world, the only people with special abilities are Royalty, and the purer the bloodline, the greater their abilities. So why don’t they stop the carnage with their powers? A truce between the Earth’s nobles has kept them out of our wars-until now. When England’s Prince Henry can take no more and intervenes, will it stop the planet’s suffering or take it to another level?
Writer Rob Williams (Judge Dredd: Trifecta, Low Life, ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN and Daken) and artist Simon Coleby (The Authority, Judge Dredd: Year One and Trifecta) team up to bring you this epic of World War proportions. History will be transformed in a way you’ve never seen before.
Collects THE ROYALS: MASTERS OF WAR #1-6
DMZ The Deluxe Edition Book Three
Summary: In the near future, America’s worst nightmare has come true. With military adventurism overseas bogging down the Army and National Guard, the U.S. government mistakenly neglects the very real threat of anti-establishment militias scattered across the 50 states. Like a sleeping giant, Middle America rises up and violently pushes its way to the shining seas, coming to a standstill at the line in the sand-Manhattan or, as the world now knows it, the DMZ.
In this new DMZ hardcover, a new leader rises in the DMZ – but what will that mean for Matty Roth, a journalist who calls the zone home? After a near-tragic misadventure in Staten Island, Matty returns to find Parco Delgado in office as provisional governor of New York. Matty’s first task under the Delgado regime? Tracking down the source of one of the DMZ’s greatest urban legends.
Collects DMZ #29-44.
Lucifer Book Five
Summary: Cast out of Heaven, thrown down to rule in Hell, Lucifer Morningstar has resigned his post and abandoned his kingdom for the mortal city of Los Angeles. In this final LUCIFER volume, the war in Heaven reaches its universe-shaking conclusion, as the forces of Heaven, Hell, and everyone in between wage a final battle to determine the fate of both Yahweh and Lucifer’s Creations – a fate no one, not even the Lightbringer, could foresee. And in the aftermath of the battle, how will Lucifer and his cohorts pick up their lives and tie up loose ends?
Collects LUCIFER #62-75.
Enigma (New Edition)
Summary: ENIGMA is a thought-provoking post-modern tale of self-discovery and sexual identity told against the backdrop of improbable super-heroes and villains. Michael Smith lives a meaningless life of routine and boredom. But when Enigma, his favorite childhood comic book hero, inexplicably comes to life, Smith finds himself on an obsessive crusade to uncover the secret behind his improbable existence. Teaming with Enigma’s comic creator, Smith encounters an insanity-inducing psychopath, a brain-eating serial killer, and a suicide-inciting clown posse as his quest uncovers hidden truths about both his idol and himself. This new edition of the Vertigo classic is written by Peter Milligan (JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK, RED LANTERNS) with kinetic art by Duncan Fegredo (SHADE THE CHANGING MAN).
Collects ENIGMA #1-8.
American Vampire Vol. 7
Summary: Writer Scott Snyder (BATMAN, SWAMP THING) and artist Rafael Albuquerque bring together even more threads to the complex tapestry that is the world of AMERICAN VAMPIRE.
When we last saw Pearl in the 1950s, she had lost her love Henry in an attack on the vampire hunting organization, V.M.S., by a coven of Hollywood vampires that nearly wiped the organization off the face of the planet. Devastated and alone, Pearl is determained to leave California and all its painful memories behind.
When we meet Pearl again, it is in 1960s Kansas, an era fraught with fear of nuclear war, angry demonstrations, and vast social change. What has changed in the years since the V.M.S. attack and where is Skinner Sweet?
Collects AMERICAN VAMPIRE CYCLE TWO #1-6.
Animal Man Vol. 7: Red Plague
Summary: More stories of Animal Man following Grant Morrison’s genre-defining run on the series, this volume features stories never before reprinted from writer Jamie Delano, best known for his run on HELLBLAZER.
After tragedy strikes Animal Man’s young daughter Maxine-but is it the result of a government conspiracy? Animal Man attacks Washington D.C. with an army of rats and birds, only to learn that his daughter has recovered. This leads to Animal Man forming a new religion and leading a group of zealous followers intent on securing humanity’s place in the mystic realm known as the Red.
Collects ANIMAL MAN #64-79.
Coffin Hill Vol. 2
Summary: Years after a night in the woods gone awry, Eve returns to Coffin Hill, only to discover the darkness that she unleashed ten years ago that fateful night was never fully contained. It continues to seep through the town, cursing the soul of this sleepy Massachusetts hollow, spilling secrets and enacting its revenge.
Set against the haunted backdrop of New England, COFFIN HILL explores what people will do for power and retribution. Noted novelist Caitlin Kittredge, author of the Black London series, brings a smart, mesmerizing style to comics. Artist Inaki Miranda (FABLES) brings his dynamic storytelling to COFFIN HILL, following an acclaimed run on FAIREST. Collects COFFIN HILL #8-14.
Ex Machina Book Four
Summary: Award-winning writer Brian K. Vaughan (PRIDE OF BAGHDAD, Y-THE LAST MAN) deftly combines big city politics and superheroes in this much lauded series.
Now, the entire critically acclaimed series written by Brian K. Vaughan, one of the writers of LOST, is collected into a five volume series. In this fourth volume, 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.
North 40 (New Edition)
Summary: 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?
Dead Boy Detectives Vol. 2
Summary: From the pages of THE SANDMAN, Neil Gaiman’s intrepid dead schoolboys head back to the horror that is St. Hilarions School-the place where they both were murdered.
Written by Toby Litt and illustrated by Mark Buckingham (FABLES) DEAD BOY DETECTIVES VOL. 2 features the second mysterious arc from the new hit series from Vertigo. Collects DEAD BOY DETECTIVES #8-14
The Invisibles Book Three Deluxe Edition
Summary: In a world where paranoia is a survival skill, the only hope for humankind is a group of unconventional occultist freedom fighters called the Invisibles. In this collection, the team launches an assault on an underground New Mexico lab to free the cure for the AIDS virus from the alleged inventors of the disease: the U.S. government.
Collects THE INVISIBLES VOL. 2 #1-13.
John Constantine Hellblazer Vol. 10: In The Line Of Fire
Summary: In this new Hellblazer collection, John Constantine comes to the aid of his downstairs neighbor, a dimwitted, epileptic giant whose home is haunted by a persistent ghost. Plus, John’s affinity with the supernatural spoils a soccer game when a demon that thrives on holloganism shows up. And in the story “Difficult Beginnings,” Constantine must reconnect with the darker side of his own nature – a journey that leads him to the “most evil man in the world.”
Collects HELLBLAZER #97-107.
Scalped Deluxe Edition Book One
Summary: Fifteen years ago, Dashiell “Dash” Bad Horse ran away from a life of abject poverty and utter hopelessness on the Prairie Rose Indian Reservation searching for something better. Now he’s come back home armed with nothing but a set of nunchucks, a hell-bent-for-leather attitude and one dark secret, to find nothing much has changed on “The Rez” – short of a glimmering new casino, and a once-proud people overcome by drvugs and organized crime. Is he here to set things right or just get a piece of the action?
This new collection of this modern classic series from superstar writer Jason Aaron is now in a deluxe format with bonus material and exclusive sketches from artist R.M. Guera.
Collects Scalped #1-11.
Fables Vol. 21
The Sandman: Overture Deluxe Edition
Summary: Twenty-five years since THE SANDMAN first changed the landscape of modern comics, Neil Gaiman’s legendary series is back in a deluxe hardcover edition!
THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE heralds New York Times best-selling writer Neil Gaiman’s return to the art form that made him famous, ably abetted by artistic luminary JH Williams III (BATWOMAN, PROMETHEA), whose lush, widescreen images provide an epic scope to The Sandman’s origin story. From the birth of a galaxy to the moment that Morpheus is captured, THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE will feature cameo appearances by fan-favorite characters such as The Corinthian, Merv Pumpkinhead and, of course, the Dream King’s siblings: Death, Desire, Despair, Delirium, Destruction and Destiny.
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