DC Comics Solicitation for December, 2006

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  1. Primal

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    A few of the items due out in December from DC Comics. Click this link to view the complete list.

    BATMAN CONFIDENTIAL #1
    Written by Andy Diggle
    Art and cover by Whilce Portacio & Richard Friend
    Learn where the Dark Knight first got "all those wonderful toys" as the superstar combo of writer Andy Diggle (ADAM STRANGE) and art team Whilce Portacio & Richard Friend (WETWORKS) go back to Batman's roots in a new monthly series! In this 6-issue tale, see exactly when Batman's war on evil in Gotham City ramped up - and how he rose to meet the threat of Lex Luthor's plans to move in on both Bruce Wayne's and Batman's turf!

    DETECTIVE COMICS #826
    Written by Paul Dini
    Art by Don Kramer & Wayne Faucher
    Cover by Simone Bianchi
    Series writer Paul Dini returns as an unexpected twist of fate places Robin directly in the clutches of Batman's archenemy, the Joker! Alone and incapacitated, Robin must summon every bit of his courage and ingenuity to free himself before the madman ends the Boy Wonder's life!

    ALL STAR SUPERMAN #7
    Written by Grant Morrison
    Art and cover by Frank Quitely
    The best-selling, smash hit All Star Superman bursts into another issue by comics masterminds Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely! The world is flipped upside down when the Man of Steel encounters his topsy-turvy doppelganger Bizarro! Round and square Earths collide in all-out, All Star action as two mismatched Supermen go toe-to-toe.

    SUPERMAN #659
    Written by Kurt Busiek
    Art by Rick Leonardi & Jesus Merino
    Cover by Carlos Pacheco & Merino
    Ever since the death of Superboy during the Infinite Crisis, fans have wondered what became of Krypto, and what those events meant for him. Now, writer Kurt Busiek is joined by sensational guest penciler Rick Leonardi (SUPERMAN RETURNS: LEX LUTHOR, BATGIRL, NIGHTWING) to tell a surprisingly touching tale of the Dog of Steel's most tragic days, laying the groundwork for Krypto's surprising future.

    SUPERGIRL #13
    Written by Joe Kelly
    Art by Ian Churchill & Norm Rapmund
    Cover by Ken Lashley
    Look out! It's a deadly night on the town for Supergirl and her new boyfriend, Power Boy! Plus, who's monitoring Kara?

    DCU INFINITE CHRISTMAS SPECIAL
    Written by Greg Rucka, Judd Winick, Bill Willingham, Joe Kelly, Kelley Puckett, Keith Champagne and Ian Boothby
    Art by Joe Bennett, John Byrne, Jerry Ordway, Ale Garza, Giuseppe Camuncoli and David Lopez.
    Cover by Howard Porter
    Time to celebrate the holidays with the greatest heroes and rising stars of the DCU! Join Superman, Supergirl, Batwoman, Shazam, Green Lantern, Flash and Shadowpact as they spread the joy of the new season in their own special ways.
    This giant sized 80-page Special features stories by Greg Rucka, Judd Winick, Bill Willingham, Joe Kelly, Kelley Puckett, Keith Champagne and Ian Boothby and art by Joe Bennett, John Byrne, Jerry Ordway, Ale Garza, Giuseppe Camuncoli and David Lopez.

    JUSTICE #9
    Written by Jim Krueger & Alex Ross
    Art by Doug Braithwaite & Ross
    Cover by Ross
    The breathaking miniseries by Alex Ross, Jim Krueger and Alex Ross continues with plenty of surprises! Black Adam! The Marvel Family! And the Justice League's plan to storm their adversaries' stronghold!

    JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #1 (variant)
    Written by Geoff Johns
    Art by Dale Eaglesham & Art Thibert
    Cover by Alex Ross
    Variant cover by Eaglesham
    Get in on the ground floor as the world's first and greatest super-team returns to usher in the DCU's next age of heroes and villains! Writer Geoff Johns (52, Infinite Crisis), artists Dale Eaglesham (Villains United, Green Lantern) & Art Thibert (Outsiders, Superman) and cover artist Alex Ross (Kingdom Come, Justice) band together for the debut of the greatest incarnation of the super-team that inspired all the others.
    Determined to rebuild the Justice Society, founding members Green Lantern, Flash and Wildcat initiate an unprecedented recruitment program, tracking the bloodlines of heroes across the world and bringing in the new Starman, Damage, Liberty Belle and more!
    But just as the Society welcomes the rookies into their ranks, an evil force sets out to destroy them. Meet new legacies, solve a mystery stretching into the far future, witness the return of the world's greatest hero, and watch another one fall - all in the pages of this fantastic new series!

    JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #5 (teaser)
    Written by Brad Meltzer
    Art by Ed Benes & Sandra Hope
    Cover by Michael Turner
    Variant cover by Arthur Adams
    One of the hottest teams in comics - Brad Meltzer, Ed Benes and Sandra Hope - continues to heat things up in Part 5 of "The Tornado's Path." Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman join Green Lantern, Black Canary and Arsenal against the unstoppable force of a villain reborn.

    TOYS/STATUES

    52 SERIES 1 ACTION FIGURES
    Each figure features multiple points of articulation and a base.
    Advance-solicited; on sale May 2, 2007 o Action Figures o PI

    ANIMAL MAN 6.75"
    SUPERNOVA 6.75"
    ISIS 6.75"
    BATWOMAN 6.75"
    BOOSTER GOLD 6.75"


    INFINITE CRISIS SERIES 2: ACTION FIGURES
    Each figure features multiple points of articulation and a base.
    Advance-solicited; on sale May 16, 2007 o Action Figures o PI

    BATMAN 6.75"
    SUPERMAN 6.75"
    FIRESTORM 6.5" "
    WONDER WOMAN 6.75"
    DONNA TROY 6.5"
    DONNA TROY (WONDER GIRL) 6.5"


    WONDER WOMAN VS SUPERMAN STATUE
    Designed by Terry Dodson
    Sculpted by Ray Villafane
    Packaged in a 4-color box, this limited edition, hand-painted cold-cast porcelain statue measures approximately 16" high x 7" wide x 7" deep. This statue includes a 4-color Certificate of Authenticity. (Some assembly required)
    Advance solicited; on sale May 30, 2007
     
  2. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

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    Supergirl is dating Power Boy? I hope, for Kara's sake, that he doesn't completely take after his namesake. Ouch.

    "Infinite Christmas" :lol  :lol 

    Art Adams cover for JLA #5? I'm there.

    Best of all, though, the JSA is back! :D 
     
  3. j3

    j3 Kiefer is my Big Boss TFW2005 Supporter

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    Booooo! I liked Kara and Owen :( 
     
  4. ArmadaJetfire

    ArmadaJetfire <b><font color=blue>I voted for Super_Megatron and

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    Atom Smasher back in the JSA! Nice.
    And that is SO Amazo on the teaser for JLA 5.
     
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    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

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    Nope. That's Damage.
     

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