[ENGLISH] DC Comics tells us: DC Comics In June 2010, Part 2: DV8, The Authority, Wildcats, Gen13, Sparta: USA, Ex Machina, Astro City: The Dark Age, Garrison, Dante’s Inferno, Free Realms, World of Warcraft, Supernatural: Beginning’s End, Victorian Undead, Robotech…
TOM STRONG AND THE ROBOTS OF DOOM #1
On sale JUNE 2 • 1 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US
Written by PETER HOGAN • Art and cover by CHRIS SPROUSE & KARL STORY
1:10 Variant cover by J.H. WILLIAMS III
The super sci-fi adventure continues as one of Alan Moore’s most beloved creations returns to comics with ABC veteran Peter Hogan (TERRA OBSCURA) writing and co-creator Chris Sprouse pencilling! Tom Strong and his family prepare to celebrate Tesla’s wedding when the unthinkable happens – before their eyes, reality alters to become a world conquered by the Nazis and ruled by Tom’s nefarious son Albrecht! What mysterious secret from Tom’s past has brought about this catastrophe? And how can things ever be put right again?
Featuring a variant cover by fellow ABC alumnus J.H. Williams III (DETECTIVE COMICS, PROMETHEA)!
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THE AUTHORITY #23
On sale JUNE 2 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US
Written by TOM TAYLOR • Art by MIKE S. MILLER • Cover by PHILIP TAN
With the onboard rebellions subdued and attacks from the stowaways repelled, The Authority can once again focus on the nature of their voyage. Is the Carrier leading them to its home – or does it have some other, more sinister agenda? While passing through a vast graveyard of discarded spacecraft, the latest Century Baby detects a faint sign of life. The High goes off on a rescue mission, but what he brings back on board eclipses any danger they’ve faced so far.
On sale JUNE 23 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US
Written by ADAM BEECHEN • Art by TIM SEELEY & RYAN WINN • Cover by PHILIP TAN
Something awful is being born out of the best intentions in the Zanzibar Protectorate, and the WildC.A.T.S aim to stop it! Meanwhile, Battalion and Ladytron’s quest for Earth’s new Doctor brings them to a place with an infamous magical history and lands them in very hot water! And tension between Zealot and Midnighter continues to escalate!
DV8: GODS & MONSTERS #3
On sale JUNE 16 • 3 of 8 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US
Written by BRIAN WOOD
Art by REBEKAH ISAACS
Cover by FIONA STAPLES
In “Chemical Chords” part 3 of 8, the superhuman Hector (a.k.a. Powerhaus) is found sprawled across the floor of a primitive hut in the throes of some pretty serious herbal hallucinogens. It’s not shocking, though, as his power is one that converts ambient emotion into mass – but now it’s overloading his system! When the others seek him out, they find that Hector’s got some serious demons he’s trying to block out in this tragic tale of misuse – and overuse – of power.
THE AUTHORITY: THE LOST YEAR #10
On sale JUNE 16 • 10 of 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US
Story by KEITH GIFFEN & GRANT MORRISON • Written by KEITH GIFFEN • Art by BRANDON BADEAUX • Cover by GENE HA
The Authority lands in a reality where their doppelgangers have converted the world to a fascistic nightmare. Our heroes find themselves staring into a totalitarian abyss – and the abyss looks exactly like them.
On sale JUNE 9 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US
Written by PHIL HESTER • Art by CRUDDIE TORIAN & SALEEM CRAWFORD • Cover by PHIL NOTO
The new Gen13 lineup found the last corner of America worth defending, but protecting it from the rule of the despotic Kaizen-X may cost them the life of one of their own. It’s high-octane action and art in the classic WildStorm tradition!
ASTRO CITY: SILVER AGENT #1
On sale JUNE 30 • 1 of 2 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US
Written by KURT BUSIEK
Art by BRENT ANDERSON
Cover by ALEX ROSS
At last, the full story of the Silver Agent’s fateful journey through time – including his origin, his greatest battles and his ultimate fate – can be revealed. It’s all right here in a 2-issue miniseries spanning from the late 1950s to the far future. Guest-starring a constellation of Astro City stars and introducing the Silver Centurions, this very personal story will blow readers away on a galactic scale.
FREDDY VS. JASON VS. ASH: THE NIGHTMARE WARRIORS TP
On sale JULY 14 • 144 pg, FC, $17.99 US • MATURE READERS
Written by JEFF KATZ & JAMES KUHORIC • Art by JASON CRAIG
Cover by ARTHUR SUYDAM
Beneath the bloody waters of Crystal Lake, an immortal evil wakes and begins a new cycle of violence in this new collection of the second hit miniseries. Co-published with Dynamite Entertainment.
GEARS OF WAR #12
On sale JUNE 30 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • MATURE READERS
Written by JOSHUA ORTEGA & MIKE CAPPS • Art by LIAM SHARP
Cover by SHANE PIERCE
Delta faces incredible odds as they’re surrounded and absolutely out gunned by the Locust! With Marcus wounded, can Baird step into the mantle of leadership and find a way out?
FRINGE: TALES FROM THE FRINGE #1
On sale JUNE 23 • 1 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US
Written by JUSTIN DOBLE, ALEX KATSNELSON & ADAM GAINES
Art by FEDERICO DALLOCCHIO & SHAWN MOLL
Cover by DIEGO LATORRE
1:10 Photo variant cover
Introducing an all-new 6-issue miniseries featuring tales set in the world of the hit TV series! In the first story, Peter Bishop is forced to choose between doing the right thing – saving a troubled young man pressed into service as a suicide bomber – or scoring a dream job. In the second story, a high school girl finds herself inexplicably transformed into an adult. Even more shocking, she also discovers she’s an assassin!
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On sale JUNE 23 • 3 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US
Written by JEFF MARIOTTE
Art and cover by FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA
Brace yourself for explosions, chases, brawls and more! The all-out action continues as Garrison battles dozens of oddly familiar foes and learns more about his real identity and background. And Jillian Bracewell’s troubles mount as she discovers just how cutthroat the spy business can be.
SPARTA: USA #4
On sale JUNE 2 • 4 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US
Written by DAVID LAPHAM • Art and cover by JOHNNY TIMMONS
The playoffs arrive, and Sparta is depending on Johnny Franks to deliver in the clutch! Can he overcome all the recent strife and lead his team to victory? Meanwhile, Nora discovers a horrible betrayal that’ll shake Godfrey to his very core…it’s never a dull day in the all-American town of Sparta – if you live through it!
FREE REALMS #10
On sale JUNE 9 • 10 of 12 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US
Written by J.S. LEWIS • Art and cover by JON SOMMARIVA & ALLEN MARTINEZ
With the Chaos Amulet in hand, Dane and Maya set out to Merryvale to retrieve the first Chaos Stone. Dane becomes ensnared by the allure of fairy magic while Maya is whisked away to the Den of Secrets. There she learns about a dark magic that not only gives the fairies their eternal youth, but also holds deadly consequences.
MODERN WARFARE 2: GHOST #5
On sale JUNE 9 • 5 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • MATURE READERS
Written by DAVID LAPHAM • Art by KEVIN WEST
Cover by FEDERICO DALLOCCHIO
The mega-popular game continues in comics form! Ghost finds himself England’s most wanted man as he’s framed for a remarkably heinous crime. Can his S.A.S. training help him avoid capture and reach his father, the one man who might be able to help clear his name?
SUPERNATURAL: BEGINNING’S END #6
On sale JUNE 16 • 6 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US
Written by ANDREW DABB & DANIEL LOFLIN • Art by DIEGO OLMOS
The Winchester’s Big Apple adventure comes to a close as they finally locate John Dee, and it leads to a shocking showdown between John and Sam that’s only been hinted at on the hit TV series! Find out what tears the family apart and sends Sam cross-country to Stanford, turning his back on his family forever.
WORLD OF WARCRAFT BOOK 2 TP
On sale JULY 21 • 176 pg, FC, $14.99 US
Written by WALTER SIMONSON • Art by JON BURAN, MIKE BOWDEN & JEROME K. MOORE • Cover by LUDO LULLABI
The second WORLD OF WARCRAFT collection, featuring issues #8-14 of the hit series, tells the saga of the Missing King of Stormwind. All is not as it seems in the Eastern Kingdom, especially if one informed dwarf has anything to say about it.