DC Comics Solicitation for August, 2006

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  1. Primal

    Primal Moderator

    Mar 2, 2004
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    Read the full soliciation here.
    (trimming down the list, keep getting Internal Server Errors)

    Written by Paul Dini
    Art by J.H. Williams III
    Cover by Simone Bianchi
    The team of writer Paul Dini (BATMAN: WAR ON CRIME, Batman: The Animated Series), artist J.H. Williams III (PROMETHEA, SEVEN SOLDIERS) and cover artist Simone Bianchi (SEVEN SOLDIERS: SHINING KNIGHT) deliver another intriguing tale of the Dark Knight!
    When a young socialite is murdered, her grief-stricken uncle turns to the newly reformed Riddler to find her killer. No longer the villain of old, the Riddler has turned his brilliant brain to crime-solving, and to the surprise of both the police and Batman, he's actually good at it. Has Gotham's most pernicious puzzler turned over a new leaf, or is it all a cover for a darker scheme?
    Prepare for twists, turns and betrayals every step of the way as Batman and the Riddler forge an uneasy alliance to track down the mysterious murderer!

    Written by Joe Kelly
    Art and cover by Ian Churchill & Norm Rapmund
    Don't miss a turning point in Kara's life as some of the missing time from One Year Later is revealed! When Kara returned from space, she found Paradise Island gone, Superboy dead and Superman powerless. Feeling very much alone, she found romance with someone that no hero will condone. Who is Supergirl's boyfriend?

    THE CREEPER #1 (of 6)
    Written by Steve Niles
    Art by Justiniano & Walden Wong
    Cover by Justiniano
    He's back for the first time in a new 6-issue miniseries written by horror maven Steve Niles (BATMAN: GOTHAM COUNTY LINE, 30 Days of Night) with art by Justiniano & Walden Wong (DAY OF VENGEANCE)!
    TV pundit Jack Ryder - whose successful show "You Are Wrong" continues to aggravate the nation - runs afoul of a doctor who transforms him into a strange new weapon in Gotham's war on crime! The 21st century just got a little stranger!

    Written by Danny Bilson & Paul DeMeo
    Art by Karl Kerschl
    Cover by Ken Lashley
    Who's giving the Flash a run for his money as the new hero of Keystone? Illustrated by guest artist Karl Kerschl!

    52: WEEKS 13-17
    Written by Geoff Johns, Grant Morrison, Greg Rucka, Mark Waid
    Breakdowns by Keith Giffen
    Art by various
    Backup feature by Waid and various
    Covers by J.G. Jones
    In WEEK 13, featuring art by Todd Nauck & Marlo Alquiza, it's the resurrection of Sue Dibny! But are the Elongated Man's ex-teammates here to help, or hurt? Plus, the origin of Elongated Man by Mark Waid and Kevin Nowlan!
    In WEEK 14, with art by Dale Eaglesham & Art Thibert, Steel faces a turning point, and Montoya and the Question go international! Plus, the origin of Steel by Waid and Jon Bogdanove!
    It's the death you never expected in WEEK 15, featuring art by Shawn Moll & Tom Nguyen! Plus, the origin of Metamorpho by Waid & Eric Powell (The Goon)!
    Celebrate the nuptials of Black Adam and Isis in WEEK 16, illustrated by Joe Bennett & Ruy Jose! Plus, the origin of Black Adam by Waid and J.G. Jones!
    WEEK 17 features art by Chris Batista, Jack Jadson & Ruy Jose, and can be described in one word: Lobo! Plus, the origin of Lobo by Waid and Giffen!
    52: A year without Superman; a year without Batman; a year without Wonder Woman…but not a year without heroes.

    Written by Peter Milligan
    Art by Carlos D'Anda
    Cover by Howard Porter
    Kicking off "Kid Amazo," a 5-part story written by Peter Milligan (X-Men) with art by Carlos D'Anda (OUTSIDERS)! Professor Ivo and Amazo have hatched an unusual experiment that just might mean the downfall of the JLA - but could their experiment turn on them?

    Written by Brad Meltzer
    Art by Ed Benes & Sandra Hope
    Two standard covers by Ed Benes
    Variant cover by Michael Turner
    It begins here - a bold new era for the World's Greatest Heroes by New York Times best-selling author Brad Meltzer and superstar artist Ed Benes! It's Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman…and the true roster of members who will become the new Justice League of America. Join us as we head into "The Tornado's Path." Retailers please note: this issue will ship with two covers by Ed Benes, one featuring Green Lantern and Green Arrow (cover A, left half of art above) and one featuring Superman and Batman (cover B, right half of art above). For a signed edition, see the Dynamic Forces section of Previews. A variant cover by Michael Turner is also available.

    Written by A.J. Lieberman
    Art and cover by Al Barrionuevo & Bit
    Exploding from the pages of BRAVE NEW WORLD, Martian Manhunter stars in his first solo adventure in over five years! Written by A.J. Lieberman (Harley Quinn, BATMAN: Gotham Knights), who's reunited with the artistic team of Al Barrionuevo and Bit (BATMAN: Gotham Knights), this series will change the way you see the last son of Mars!
    Since coming to Earth, J'onn J'onzz has strived to fit in with his adoptive people, even altering his appearance in order to not frighten Earthlings. And in that time, he has struggled between following the ways and customs of his people and becoming human.
    But now everything he believed about his past has been shattered, and his tolerance for the failings of humanity is at an end. On a mission to seek the real facts about his past and his long-lost race, Martian Manhunter will stop at nothing to discover the truth about himself and the world he lives in!

    Written by Mark Waid & Tony Bedard
    Art by Barry Kitson, Adam DeKraker & Mick Gray
    Cover by Kitson
    The Legion struggles against the mighty giants of Colossal Boy's hometown! And with Brainiac's resurrection plan in action, can the Legion trust him to play god?

    TRIALS OF SHAZAM! #1 (of 12)
    Written by Judd Winick
    Art and cover by Howard Porter
    Acclaimed writer Judd Winick (OUTSIDERS, GREEN ARROW) redefines the mighty Captain Marvel in a 12-issue maxiseries featuring a stunning new art style for fan-favorite illustrator Howard Porter (THE FLASH, JLA)!
    The world is in magical turmoil as Captain Marvel tries to keep everything under control in the aftermath of the events of DAY OF VENGEANCE. And with the rest of the Marvel Family powerless, it's all up to him - unless some drastic changes occur fast. Luckily, everything changes by this issue's end!
  2. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

    Jan 17, 2005
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    Hey! It's actually a NEW solicitation for Supergirl! Will wonders never cease...

    Man, I can't wait for the new JLA title. :D 
  3. Chrono Grimlock

    Chrono Grimlock Perfect By Nature

    Jul 27, 2003
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    August is too far away. :( 
  4. wheeljack01

    wheeljack01 Happiness is a warm gun

    Jul 1, 2002
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    Justice league of america looks very interesting. I also like Benes artwork.

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