DC In January 2009 Part 1 – DC Universe

20 octobre 2008 Non Par Comic Box

TRINITY #32-35
Written by Kurt Busiek and Fabian Nicieza
Art by Mark Bagley & Art Thibert,
Scott McDaniel & Andy Owens,
Tom Derenick & Wayne Faucher
and Mike Norton & Ande Parks
Covers to issues #32-33 by Jim Lee
& Scott Williams; covers to issues
#34-35 by Shane Davis
There’s war on Earth, war in space and war in another dimension. And at the heart of it all stands a desperate mission to track down and save Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman by some of their most devoted family and friends. But to save the Trinity, the rescue squad will have to defy gods as the fate of Earth hangs in the balance.
Issue #32 on sale January 7; issue #33 on sale January 14;
issue #34 on sale January 21; issue #35 on sale January 28 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

FINAL CRISIS:
SUPERMAN BEYOND #2
Written by Grant Morrison
Art by Doug Mahnke & Christian Alamy
Covers by J.H. Williams III
and Doug Mahnke
The epic voyage beyond reality concludes in this heart-stopping finale as the multiverse-spanning quest for the elixir of the supergods reaches its end on the shores of a battlefield beyond imagination! But first, the Supermen of five worlds must lay bare the darkest secret of the multiverse, expose the shocking origin of the Monitors and come face to face with a seemingly unstoppable evil fuelled by the power of 52 living universes!
As the sun sets on existence itself, Mandrakk, the dark Monitor, is awakening! Can Superman prevail against the ultimate enemy of life and find his way home before utter darkness falls across the cosmos? With a startling 3-D section and 3-D glasses, twists and turns that have to be seen to be believed and cosmic action on a mind-shattering scale, SUPERMAN BEYOND ties directly to FINAL CRISIS and cannot be missed!
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers by J.H. Williams III and Doug Mahnke that will ship in approximately 50/50 ratio. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale January 14 • 2 of 2 • 40 pg, FC, $4.50 US

FINAL CRISIS #7
Written by Grant Morrison
Art by Doug Mahnke
& Christian Alamy
Covers by J.G. Jones and Doug Mahnke
The dramatic finale to the epic, seven-part saga of the DC multiverse concludes with an apocalyptic battle for the soul of humanity that must be seen to be believed! Can the heroes of 52 Earths save the multiverse? And is the only way to save it, to change it forever?
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers by J.G. Jones and Doug Mahnke that will ship in approximately 50/50 ratio. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale January 28 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US

FACES OF EVIL: GRUNDY #1
Written by Scott Kolins & Geoff Johns
Art by Scott Kolins
Cover by Shane Davis & Sandra Hope
The marsh monster stars in his first solo book ever! Who was the man who would be reborn as Solomon Grundy? Discover the secret history of the creature as his curse is explored and redefined in this one-shot special!
On sale January 7 • 32 pg, one shot, FC, $2.99 US

FACES OF EVIL: PROMETHEUS #1
Written by Sterling Gates
Art by Federico Dalbochio
Cover by Mauro Cascioli
It’s an all-new prelude to the upcoming, all-new JUSTICE LEAGUE #1! Prometheus once defeated the Justice League single-handedly, and with his latest lethal crime spree, he’s moved to the top of the heroes’ Most Wanted list. But what grave crimes has he committed, and what will he do to prevent capture? Learn the real face of evil that is Prometheus!
On sale January 14 • 32 pg, one shot, FC, $2.99 US

FACES OF EVIL: DEATHSTROKE #1
Written by David Hine
Art by Georges Jeanty
Cover by Ladrönn
Deathstroke nearly died fighting Geo-Force in DCU:
LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT, and now he needs to rebuild himself. He’s not about to let a near death experience make him lose his place as one of the most dangerous villains in the DCU. Where will he start? What’s next for the Terminator? And how high will the body count be when he’s finished?
On sale January 21 • 32 pg, one shot, FC, $2.99 US

FACES OF EVIL: KOBRA #1
Written by Ivan Brandon
Art by Jesus Merino
Cover by Andrew Robinson
Who is Kobra? After his death, Kobra’s terrorist organization has been in disarray, with different factions and false leaders vying for control. Now a new figure has infiltrated the Kobra Cult and started systematically destroying its powerbase. But who is this new player? Is it the original Kobra reborn – or something far more sinister?
On sale January 28 • 32 pg, one shot, FC, $2.99 US

BLACK LIGHTNING:
year one #1-2
Written by Jen Van Meter
Art and cover by Cully Hamner
Jefferson Pierce returns to his old stomping grounds – the infamous Suicide Slum of Metropolis – in order to bring some hope to the residents of his downtrodden former neighborhood. He’ll quickly learn, though, that a lawless place sometimes requires a lawless vigilante to drag it into the light. Acclaimed writer Jen Van Meter (CINNAMON, OUTSIDERS) and kinetic artist Cully Hamner (BLUE BEETLE, RED) combine forces to retell the electrifying origin of DC’s most honorable hero, the bold and brave Justice Leaguer known as Black Lightning!
Issue #1 on sale January 7; issue #2 on sale January 21 • 1 and 2 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

EL DIABLO #5
Written by Jai Nitz
Art and cover by Phil Hester & Ande Parks
The end is near! The curse of El Diablo takes full control of Chato as the new villain Vorpal closes in for the kill!
On sale January 7 • 5 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

REIGN IN HELL #7
Written by Keith Giffen
Art by Tom Derenick & Bill Sienkiewicz and Chad Hardin
& Walden Wong    Cover by Justiniano
The war hits its horrifying crescendo, and Zatanna, Dr. Fate and the rest of the DCU’s magical characters must pick their sides as the new powers in Hell emerge! Plus, Dr. Occult learns Hell’s nastiest little secret, with grave consequences for the nature of life itself. But will he share it? Better yet, should he?
On sale January 28 • 7 of 8 • 40 pg, FC, $3.50 US

SGT. ROCK: THE LOST BATTALION #3
Written by Billy Tucci
Art by Billy Tucci
Cover by Billy Tucci & Mark Sparacio
Like the heroes of the Alamo, The Lost Battalion has no choice but to dig in and fight to the death thanks to the German order of battle that no prisoners will be taken. Sgt. Rock rallies a battered Easy Company as they take on a fearsome Tiger Tank. But within the forest lurks the angel of death…a sniper who personally picks his victims at will. And now, Sgt. Rock is in his sights!
On sale January 7 • 3 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

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