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    December 4, 2007

    DC COMICS REPRINTS TWO CLASSIC VERTIGO TITLES BY AWARD-WINNING CREATOR PAUL POPE

    HEAVY LIQUID and 100%, two classic Vertigo titles by acclaimed writer/artist Paul Pope, are going back to press for new editions and will be back in stock at DC Comics soon.

    The new printing of the HEAVY LIQUID TP (OCT078490) is scheduled to arrive in stores on January 30 with a cover price of $29.99 U.S.

    The new printing of 100% TP (JAN050367) is scheduled to arrive in stores on March 2 with a cover price of $24.99 U.S.

    Retailers may place orders for these titles now to ensure delivery on their respective instore dates.

    In addition, BATMAN: YEAR 100 TP (OCT060164), also written and illustrated by Pope, is in stock and available for reorder now.

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    BACK TO PRESS!

    The following titles have been reprinted and are available for order:

    BATMAN: HAUNTED KNIGHT TP (APR058324) (6th printing) Now priced $14.99/17.99 Can.
    FABLES VOL. 9: SONS OF EMPIRE TP (MAR070271) (2nd printing) Now priced $17.99/21.99 Can.
    KINGDOM COME TP (NOV058067) (10th printing) Now priced $14.99/17.99 Can.

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    DC COMICS OFFERS JOHNNY DC DIGESTS AT 70% OFF!

    The following Johnny DC digest are priced at 70% off. Stock up now for holiday shoppers!

    BATMAN JAM PACKED ACTION
    BATMAN STRIKES VOL. 2: IN DARKEST KNIGHT TP
    BUGS BUNNY VOL. 1: WHAT’S UP DOC TP
    CARTOON CARTOONS VOL. 1: NAME THAT TOON TP
    CARTOON CARTOONS VOL. 2: THE GANG’S ALL HERE TP
    CARTOON NETWORK BLOCK PARTY VOL. 1: GET DOWN TP
    CARTOON NETWORK BLOCK PARTY VOL. 2: READ ALL ABOUT IT TP
    CARTOON NETWORK BLOCK PARTY VOL. 3: CAN YOU DIG IT
    CARTOON NETWORK BLOCK PARTY VOL. 4: BLAST OFF
    CARTOON NETWORK JAM PACKED ACTION TP
    DAFFY DUCK VOL. 1: YOURE DESPICABLE TP
    JUSTICE LEAGUE ADVENTURES VOL. 2: FRIENDS AND FOES TP
    JUSTICE LEAGUE UNLIMITED JAM PACKED ACTION TP
    JUSTICE LEAGUE UNLIMITED VOL. 2: WORLD’S GREATEST HEROES TP
    JUSTICE LAGUE UNLIMITED VOL. 3: CHAMPIONS OF JUSTICE TP
    KIDS WB JAM PACKED ACTION VOL. 1
    POWERPUFF GIRLS VOL. 1: TITANS OF TOWNSVILLE TP
    POWERPUFF GIRLS VOL. 2: GO GIRLS GO TP
    SCOOBY-DOO VOL. 1: YOU MEDDLING KIDS TP
    SCOOBY-DOO VOL. 2: RUH ROH TP
    SCOOBY-DOO VOL. 3: ALL WRAPPED UP TP
    SCOOBY-DOO VOL. 4: THE BIG SQUEEZE TP
    SCOOBY-DOO VOL. 5: SURF’S UP
    SCOOBY-DOO VOL. 6: SPACE FRIGHT
    SUPERMAN ADVENTURES VOL. 1: UP, UP AND AWAY TP
    SUPERMAN ADVENTURES VOL. 2: THE NEVER ENDING BATTLE TP
    SUPERMAN ADVENTURES VOL. 3: LAST SON OF KRYPTON
    SUPERMAN ADVENTURES VOL. 4: THE MAN OF STEEL
    TEEN TITANS GO! VOL. 1: TRUTH JUSTICE PIZZA TP
    TEEN TITANS GO! VOL. 2: HEROES ON PATROL TP
    TEEN TITANS GO! VOL. 3: BRING IT ON TP
    TEEN TITANS GO! VOL. 4: READY FOR ACTION TP
    TEEN TITANS GO! VOL. 5: ON THE MOVE TP

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    TWO WEEKS OF ITEMS ON FINAL ORDER CUT-OFF THIS WEEK

    Final orders are due BEFORE Thursday, December 6.

    Please note that due to upcoming holiday shipping and printing schedules, this week’s FOC list includes two weeks worth of DC publications.

    01/02/2008 - THE ALL NEW ATOM #19 $2.99
    01/02/2008 - COUNTDOWN SPECIAL: THE NEW GODS $4.99
    01/02/2008 - COUNTDOWN TO FINAL CRISIS 17 $2.99
    01/02/2008 - DETECTIVE COMICS #840 $2.99
    01/02/2008 - FAKER #6 (VERTIGO) $2.99
    01/02/2008 - INFINITY INC. #5 $2.99
    01/02/2008 - JONAH HEX #27 $2.99
    01/02/2008 - JUSTICE LEAGUE UNLIMITED #41 (JOHNNY DC) $2.25
    01/02/2008 - LOONEY TUNES #158 (JOHNNY DC) $2.25
    01/02/2008 - METAL MEN #5 $2.99
    01/02/2008 - MIDNIGHTER #15 (WILDSTORM) $2.99
    01/02/2008 - NIGHTWING #140 $2.99
    01/02/2008 - NORTHLANDERS #2 (VERTIGO) $2.99
    01/02/2008 - NORTHLANDERS #2 VARIANT EDITION (VERTIGO) $2.99
    01/02/2008 - SUPERGIRL #25 $2.99
    01/02/2008 - TEEN TITANS: YEAR ONE #1 $2.99
    01/02/2008 - THE VINYL UNDERGROUND #4 (VERTIGO) $2.99
    01/02/2008 - WILDSTORM: REVELATIONS #1 (WILDSTORM) $2.99
    01/02/2008 - Y: THE LAST MAN #60 (VERTIGO) $4.99
    01/09/2008 - 52 AFTERMATH: THE FOUR HORSEMEN #6 $2.99
    01/09/2008 - BAT LASH #2 $2.99
    01/09/2008 - THE BATMAN STRIKES! #41 (JOHNNY DC) $2.25
    01/09/2008 - BOOSTER GOLD #6 $2.99
    01/09/2008 - CARTOON NETWORK ACTION PACK #21 (JOHNNY DC) $2.25
    01/09/2008 - COUNTDOWN TO FINAL CRISIS 16 $2.99
    01/09/2008 - THE EXTERMINATORS #25 (VERTIGO) $2.99
    01/09/2008 - FRIDAY THE 13TH: BAD LAND #1 (WILDSTORM) $2.99
    01/09/2008 - GEN13 #16 (WILDSTORM) $2.99
    01/09/2008 - GREEN ARROW/BLACK CANARY #4 $2.99
    01/09/2008 - GREEN LANTERN CORPS #20 $2.99
    01/09/2008 - JLA CLASSIFIED #50 $2.99
    01/09/2008 - MAD MAGAZINE #486 $4.99
    01/09/2008 - SALVATION RUN #3 $2.99
    01/09/2008 - SCALPED #13 (VERTIGO) $2.99
    01/09/2008 - SIMON DARK #4 $2.99
    01/09/2008 - SUICIDE SQUAD: RAISE THE FLAG #5 $2.99
    01/09/2008 - SUPERMAN #672 $2.99
    01/09/2008 - TEEN TITANS: THE LOST ANNUAL $4.99
    01/09/2008 - TESTAMENT #22 (VERTIGO) $2.99
    01/09/2008 - UN-MEN #6 (VERTIGO) $2.99
    01/09/2008 - WILDSTORM FINE ARTS: SPOTLIGHT ON WILDCATS (WILDSTORM) $3.50
    01/09/2008 - WONDER GIRL #5 $2.99
    01/23/2008 - JLA: THE HYPOTHETICAL WOMAN TP $12.99
    01/23/2008 - SHOWCASE PRESENTS: AQUAMAN VOL. 2 TP $16.99
    01/23/2008 - TALES OF THE NEW GODS TP $19 99
    01/23/2008 - TANGENT COMICS VOL. 2 TP $19.99
    01/23/2008 - WETWORKS VOL. 2 TP (WILDSTORM) $14.99
    02/06/2008 - KING OF CARDS VOL. 3 (CMX) $9.99
    02/06/2008 - SWAN VOL. 12 (CMX) $9.99
    02/13/2008 - DOKKOIDA VOL. 1 (CMX) $9.99
    02/13/2008 - VENUS IN LOVE VOL. 2 (CMX) $9.99
    02/20/2008 - APOTHECARIUS ARGENTUM VOL. 4 (CMX) $9.99
    02/20/2008 - PALETTE OF 12 SECRET COLORS VOL. 2 (CMX) $9.99
    02/27/2008 - CRAYON SHINCHAN VOL. 1 (CMX) $7.99
    02/27/2008 - KEY TO THE KINGDOM VOL. 3 (CMX) $9.99
    02/27/2008 - ORFINA VOL. 2 (CMX) $12.99
    03/05/2008 - WONDER WOMAN: WHO IS WONDER WOMAN? HC (RES) $19.99
    03/12/2008 - JUSTICE LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL HC $24.99
    03/19/2008 - BATMAN:THE KILLING JOKE SPECIAL EDITION HC $17.99
    03/26/2008 - ADAM STRANGE ARCHIVES VOL. 3 HC $49.99
    03/26/2008 - JACK KIRBY'S FOURTH WORLD OMNIBUS VOL. 4 HC $49.99

    DC DIRECT:
    05/07/2008 - WOMEN OF THE DC UNIVERSE SERIES 2: BATWOMAN BUST $55.00
    05/07/2008 - SMALLVILLE SERIES 2 MASTER CASE ASSORTMENT $90.00
    05/07/2008 - SMALLVILLE SERIES 2 INNER CASE ASSORTMENT $50.00
    05/07/2008 - SMALLVILLE SERIES 2: IMPULSE ACTION FIGURE $10.00
    05/07/2008 - SMALLVILLE SERIES 2: GREEN ARROW ACTION FIGURE $10.00
    05/07/2008 - SMALLVILLE SERIES 2: CLARK KENT ACTION FIGURE $10.00
    05/07/2008 - SMALLVILLE SERIES 2: AQUAMAN ACTION FIGURE $10.00
    05/07/2008 - SMALLVILLE SERIES 2: CYBORG ACTION FIGURE $10.00
    05/14/2008 - BATMAN VS. THE JOKER STATUE $195.00
    05/21/2008 - NEW TEEN TITANS SERIES 2 BALANCED MASTER CASE ASSORTMENT $120.00
    05/21/2008 - NEW TEEN TITANS SERIES 2 BALANCED INNER CASE ASSORTMENT $65.00
    05/21/2008 - NEW TEEN TITANS SERIES 2: DEATHSTROKE ACTION FIGURE $10.00
    05/21/2008 - NEW TEEN TITANS SERIES 2: TERRA ACTION FIGURE $10.00
    05/21/2008 - NEW TEEN TITANS SERIES 2: ROBIN ACTION FIGURE $10.00
    05/21/2008 - NEW TEEN TITANS SERIES 2 WEIGHTED MASTER CASE ASSORTMENT $120.00
    05/21/2008 - NEW TEEN TITANS SERIES 2 WEIGHTED INNER CASE ASSORTMENT $65.00
    05/21/2008 - JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA: HEROES POSTER $7.99
    05/21/2008 - JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA: HEROES POSTER PREPACK $39.99
    05/21/2008 - JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA: VILLAINS POSTER $7.99
    05/21/2008 - JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA: VILLAINS POSTER PREPACK $39.99
    05/28/2008 - BIZARRO 13" DELUXE COLLECTOR FIGURE $69.99

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    RETURNABLE ITEMS*

    B - THE BATMAN STRIKES! #38
    A - SUPERMAN CONFIDENTIAL #7
    B - COUNTDOWN 27
    B - THE FLASH #233
    A - GREEN ARROW: YEAR ONE #6
    C - SUPERMAN #669
    B - COUNTDOWN TO FINAL CRISIS 26
    A - JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #10
    A - JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #10 VARIANT EDITION
    C - SUPERMAN CONFIDENTIAL #8
    A - THE TRIALS OF SHAZAM! #9
    B - COUNTDOWN TO FINAL CRISIS 25
    C - SUPERMAN #670
    K - GOOD AS LILY

    Returnable Books Key:
    A - Late Ship
    B - Change In Creative Team
    C - Not As Solicited
    D - Mislabeled Crossover
    E - Unlabeled Mature Title
    F - Incorrect Price
    G - Wrong UPC Code
    H - Unmatched Cover & Interior Content
    I - Printing Error Comic
    J - Shipped Returnable
    K - With Qualifying Initial Order
    L - Made returnable at DC's discretion

    *Accompanied by a Diamond Distributors Return Authorization Form

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    ARRIVING IN STORES NEXT WEEK: RELEASE DATE — DECEMBER 12, 2007

    BAT LASH #1
    BAT LASH #1 VARIANT EDITION
    BATMAN STRIKES! #40 (JOHNNY DC)
    BLACK ADAM: THE DARK AGE #5
    BOOSTER GOLD #5
    CAPTAIN CARROT AND THE FINAL ARK #3
    CARTOON NETWORK ACTION PACK #20 (JOHNNY DC)
    COUNTDOWN PRESENTS SEARCH FOR RAY PALMER: RED SON #1
    COUNTDOWN SPECIAL: THE ATOM 80-PAGE GIANT #1
    COUNTDOWN TO FINAL CRISIS 20
    COUNTDOWN: ARENA #2
    COUNTDOWN: ARENA #2 VARIANT EDITION
    DMZ #26 (VERTIGO)
    EMMA VOL. 6 (CMX)
    FABLES #68 (VERTIGO)
    FROM EROICA WITH LOVE VOL. 11 (CMX)
    GEN13 #15 (WILDSTORM)
    GREEN ARROW/BLACK CANARY #3
    GREEN ARROW/BLACK CANARY #3 VARIANT EDITION
    GREEN LANTERN #25
    GREEN LANTERN #25 VARIANT EDITION
    GREEN LANTERN CORPS #19
    JLA CLASSIFIED #48
    LOVELESS #21 (VERTIGO)
    MAD CLASSICS #20
    MAD MAGAZINE #485
    NIGHTWING #139
    SALVATION RUN #2
    SCALPED #12 (VERTIGO)
    SHOWCASE PRESENTS: JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA VOL. 3 TP
    SIMON DARK #3
    STORMWATCH: ARMAGEDDON #1 (WILDSTORM)
    SUICIDE SQUAD: RAISE THE FLAG #4
    SUPERMAN CONFIDENTIAL #10
    TALES OF THE SINESTRO CORPS: ION #1
    UN-MEN #5 (VERTIGO)
    WELCOME TO TRANQUILITY VOL. 1 TP (WILDSTORM)
    WONDER GIRL #4
    WONDER WOMAN #15
    WONDER WOMAN: AMAZONS ATTACK HC

    DC DIRECT:
    BATMAN NEON SIGN
    CATWOMAN DELUXE VINYL STATUE BY KOTOBUKIYA
    FABLES STATUE: SHER KHAN & ROSE RED
    NEW FRONTIER SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURE BALANCED CASE ASST
    NEW FRONTIER SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURE BALANCED HALF CASE ASST
    NEW FRONTIER SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURE WEIGHTED CASE ASST
    NEW FRONTIER SERIES 2 ACTION FIGURE WEIGHTED HALF CASE ASST
    NEW FRONTIER SERIES 2: BATMAN ACTION FIGURE
    NEW FRONTIER SERIES 2: FLASH ACTION FIGURE
    NEW FRONTIER SERIES 2: MARTIAN MANHUNTER ACTION FIGURE
    SUPERGIRL DELUXE VINYL STATUE BY KOTOBUKIYA

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    ARRIVING IN STORES IN TWO WEEKS: RELEASE DATE — DECEMBER 19, 2007

    ARMY @ LOVE #10 (VERTIGO)
    BATMAN AND THE OUTSIDERS #3
    BIRDS OF PREY #113
    CATWOMAN #74
    CHECKMATE #21
    COUNTDOWN: ARENA #3
    COUNTDOWN: ARENA #3 VARIANT EDITION
    COUNTDOWN PRESENTS THE SEARCH FOR RAY PALMER: SUPERWOMAN/BATWOMAN #1
    COUNTDOWN SPECIAL: THE ATOM 80-PAGE GIANT #2
    COUNTDOWN TO FINAL CRISIS 19
    DETECTIVE COMICS #839
    EX MACHINA #33 (WILDSTORM)
    HELLBLAZER: BLOODLINES TP (VERTIGO)
    JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #16
    THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES: AN EYE FOR AN EYE TP
    THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES IN THE 31ST CENTURY #9 (JOHNNY DC)
    METAMORPHO: YEAR ONE #6
    MOON CHILD VOL. 9 (CMX)
    THE PROGRAMME #6 (WILDSTORM)
    SCOOBY-DOO #127 (JOHNNY DC)
    SHADOWPACT #20
    SPECTRE: TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED TP
    SUPERMAN #671
    SUPERMAN/BATMAN #44
    TALES OF THE MULTIVERSE: BATMAN - VAMPIRE TP
    WORLD OF WARCRAFT #2 (WILDSTORM)
    YOUNG MAGICIAN VOL. 10 (CMX)

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    SHIPPING CHANGES
    UPDATED INSTORE DATES APPEARS FIRST
    ORIGINAL INSTORE DATE APPEARS LAST

    DC COMICS SHIPPING CHANGES:
    12/26/07 - THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #9 - 12/19/07
    12/26/07 - GREEN LANTERN/SINESTRO CORPS SECRET FILES #1 - 12/19/07
    12/26/07 - HELLBLAZER #239 - 12/19/07
    12/26/07 - TALES OF THE BATMAN: TIM SALE HC - 12/12/07
    01/02/08 - COUNTDOWN PRESENTS: LORD HAVOK AND THE EXTREMISTS #3 - 12/26/07
    01/02/08 - COUNTDOWN TO MYSTERY #4 - 12/19/07
    01/02/08 - THE SPIRIT #12 - 11/21/07
    01/23/08 - THE SPIRIT #13 - 12/19/07
    02/06/08 - BATMAN CONFIDENTIAL #12 - 12/12/07
    02/06/08 - ALL STAR SUPERMAN #10 - 12/19/07
    02/20/08 - BATMAN CONFIDENTIAL #13 - 01/09/08
    02/20/08 - THE SPIRIT #14 - 01/16/08

    DC DIRECT SHIPPING CHANGES:
    01/23/08 - WORLD OF WARCRAFT: ILLIDAN STORMRAGE DELUXE COLLECTOR FIGURE - 12/19/07
    01/23/08 - WORLD OF WARCRAFT: ILLIDAN STORMRAGE DELUXE COLLECTOR FIGURE MASTER CASE ASSORTMENT - 12/19/07

    VERTIGO SHIPPING CHANGES:
    01/02/08 - AMERICAN VIRGIN #22 - 12/26/07
    01/02/08 - FAKER #6 - 12/05/07
     
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    DC Comics Direct Channel Special

    December 7, 2007

    SOLD-OUT SIMON DARK #1 GOES BACK TO PRESS FOR NEW, SECOND PRINTING

    SIMON DARK #1, the first issue of the new, monthly series from writer Steve Niles and artist Scott Hampton, has sold out at DC Comics and is going back to press for a second printing.

    “I couldn’t be happier with the reaction to SIMON DARK,” says Niles. “I really owe a lot to my co-creator, Scott Hampton, and a huge thanks to DC Comics for gambling on such a strange venture. It’s good to know that being a weird geek can pay off sometimes.”

    SIMON DARK #1 Second Printing (OCT078509) will feature a new cover by Scott Hampton and is scheduled to arrive in stores on January 4.

    To ensure delivery on January 4, retailers must confirm orders by Sunday, December 23. Please note that quantities will be limited and may sell out before December 23. This items will not be offered on Final Order Cutoff.

    Retailers may place orders by contacting their Diamond Customer Service Representative or DC Sales Representative, or by email at reorders@... <mailto:reorders@...> .

    Upcoming issues of SIMON DARK are available as follows:

    * SIMON DARK #2 (SEP070181) is available for reorder now.

    * SIMON DARK #3 (OCT070153) is available for advance reorder and is scheduled to arrive in stores on December 12.

    * SIMON DARK #4 (NOV070192) is available for advance reorder and is scheduled to arrive in stores on January 9.

    * SIMON DARK #5 (DEC070212) is solicited in the February Previews and is scheduled to arrive in stores on February 13.

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    “RESURRECTION OF RA’S AL GHUL” SELLOUTS CONTINUE AS BATMAN #671 GOES BACK TO PRESS

    BATMAN #671, part 4 of the incredible “Resurrection of Ra’s Al Ghul” storyline, has sold out at DC Comics and is being rushed back to press for a new printing.

    BATMAN #671 Second Printing (OCT078502) will feature a new cover by Spanish illustrator Rafael Garres and is scheduled to arrive in stores on January 3.

    To ensure delivery on January 3, retailers must confirm orders by Sunday, December 23. Please note that quantities will be limited and may sell out before December 23. This items will not be offered on Final Order Cutoff.

    Retailers may place orders by contacting their Diamond Customer Service Representative or DC Sales Representative, or by email at reorders@... <mailto:reorders@...> .

    Other chapters of “The Resurrection of Ra’s Al Ghul” are available as follows:

    * ROBIN ANNUAL #7 Second Printing (SEP078122), a prelude to the story, is available for reorder

    * BATMAN #670 Second Printing (SEP078121), a prelude to the story, is available for reorder.

    * ROBIN #168 Second Printing (SEP078138), part 1 of the story, is available for reorder

    * NIGHTWING #138 Second Printing (OCT078340), part 2 of the story, is available for ordering now and is scheduled to arrive in stores on December 28.

    * DETECTIVE COMICS #838 Second Printing (OCT078339), part 3 of the story, is available for ordering now and is scheduled to arrive in stores on December 28.

    * ROBIN #169 (OCT070149), Part 5 of the story, is available for reorder now. Quantities of this issue are very limited.

    * NIGHTWING #139 (OCT070150), Part 6 of the story, is available for advance reorder now and is scheduled to arrive in stores on December 12.

    * DETECTIVE COMICS #839 (OCT070151), the seventh and final chapter of the story, is available for advance reorder now and is scheduled to arrive in stores on December 19.
     

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