BATMAN #126
Written by CHIP ZDARSKY
Art and cover by JORGE JIMENEZ
Backup art by BELÉN ORTEGA
Variant covers by ALEX GARNER and GUILLEM MARCH
Swimsuit variant cover by MIKEL JANÍN
1:25 variant cover by INHYUK LEE
1:50 variant cover by JOCK
1:100 variant cover by RYAN SOOK
$4.99 US | 40 pages | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
Batman has battled all manner of criminals, monsters, and super-villains, but nothing could have prepared him for what’s coming with Failsafe, an unstoppable foe that can outfight and outthink the Dark Knight—but could a dark connection to Batman’s past be the answer?
In the backup, Catwoman is piecing together the lineage of one of Gotham’s most notorious criminal families…and it’s not for the faint of heart!

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BATMAN – ONE BAD DAY: THE RIDDLER #1
Written by TOM KING
Art and cover by MITCH GERADS
Variant cover by JIM LEE
1:25 variant cover by DAVID MARQUEZ
1:50 variant cover by MIKEL JANÍN
1:100 variant cover by BRIAN BOLLAND $7.99 US | 64 Pages | Prestige
ON SALE 8/16/22
The Dark Knight’s greatest villains get their greatest stories yet! The Riddler, Two-Face, the Penguin, Mr. Freeze, Catwoman, Bane, Clayface, and Ra’s al Ghul—Batman’s most iconic villains are all given 64-page Prestige format
specials that show why they are the greatest villains in all of comics, spearheaded by today’s top talent.
We begin with Batman – One Bad Day: The Riddler! Tom King and Mitch Gerads, the Eisner Award–winning duo behind Mister MiracleThe Sheriff of Babylon, and Strange Adventures, reunite to dive deep into the mind of Batman’s most intellectual foe…the Riddler. The Riddler has killed a man in broad daylight for seemingly no
reason, but…there’s always a reason. The Riddler is always playing a game, there are always rules. Batman will reach his wits’ end trying to figure out the Riddler’s true motivation in this epic psychological thriller; this is not to be missed!

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BATMAN: DEAR DETECTIVE #1
Written by LEE BERMEJO
Art and cover by LEE BERMEJO
1:25 variant cover by LEE BERMEJO
1:50 foil variant cover by LEE BERMEJO
$7.99 US | 56 pages | Prestige Plus | | 8 1/2″ x 10 7/8″| One-shot
ON SALE 9/6/22
BERMEJO AND BATMAN: AN ICON DRAWS AN ICON.
What happens when a comics art powerhouse meets one of the greatest, most exciting heroes of all time? One part prestige art book, one part compelling noir tale, this one-of-a-kind edition collects some of Lee Bermejo’s
most jaw-dropping Batman covers woven together to tell a story that strikes right at the heart of the Dark Knight’s never-ending crusade.

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DETECTIVE COMICS #1063
Written by RAM V
Art by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE
Cover by EVAN CAGLE
Backup written by SIMON SPURRIER
Backup art by DANI
Variant covers by JIM LEE, SCOTT WILLIAMS, and ALEX SINCLAIR
1:25 variant cover by YOSHITAKA AMANO
1:50 foil variant cover by JIM LEE, SCOTT WILLIAMS, and ALEX SINCLAIR
$4.99 US | 40 pages | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
Old friends Bruce Wayne and Harvey Dent share a moment together asking: At what point does Gotham not need a Batman anymore? As Batman’s investigation around Gotham leads him to encounter more and more demonic beings, the one thing they all have in common is…they’re all people he fights to keep off the streets and behind bars. But when Two-Face appears asking Batman for help, is he friend or foe? And is whatever’s going on with Batman already too late to do anything about?…Is he the detective or the devil?

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FLASHPOINT BEYOND #4
Written by GEOFF JOHNS, JEREMY ADAMS, and TIM SHERIDAN
Art by XERMÁNICO
Cover by MITCH GERADS
Variant cover by XERMÁNICO
1:25 variant cover by JIM CHEUNG
1:50 variant cover by FRANCIS MANAPUL
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 4 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
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Thomas Wayne is quickly closing in on the Clockwork Killer, but his investigation might be impeded by young Dexter Dent and his own vigilante agenda: breaking his mother out of Arkham!

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SWORD OF AZRAEL #1
Written by DAN WATTERS
Art and cover by NIKOLA ČIŽMEŠIJA
Variant cover by JOSHUA MIDDLETON
1:25 variant cover by CLAIRE ROE
1:50 variant cover by JOE QUESADA and TOMEU MOREY
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 1 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
The warrior angel of St. Dumas returns! Jean-Paul Valley does not want to be Azrael ever again. All it has brought him is pain, violence, and misery. He has sequestered himself away at a monastery in Europe to find peace. But when a young woman who claims to have the same System programming that made Jean-Paul into Azrael arrives at the monastery, he won’t have a choice but to don his violent mantle of Azrael once more to protect her from the deadly assassins who wish her harm.
From the rising star creative team of Dan Watters (Arkham City: The Order of the WorldLucifer) and Nikola Čižmešija (Batman: Urban LegendsFuture State: Gotham) this miniseries will redefine one of the Batman world’s most iconic and fierce characters.

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SWORD OF AZRAEL: DARK KNIGHT OF THE SOUL #1
Written by DAN WATTERS
Art and cover by NIKOLA ČIŽMEŠIJA
Variant cover by JUNI BA
$3.99 US | 40 pages | One-shot | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
The Angel of St. Dumas’s faith is challenged! This issue collects the critically acclaimed three-part story that ran in the pages of Batman: Urban Legends ahead of the August debut of the new Sword of Azrael miniseries. Azrael has returned to Gotham City after a long time away, unsure of his purpose and having his faith constantly challenged by demonic developments in the city. The arrival of the new antagonist the Poor Fellow will change Azrael’s future forever. Reprints the Azrael stories from Batman: Urban Legends #8-10 that lead into Sword of Azrael #1!

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DCEASED: WAR OF THE UNDEAD GODS #1
Written by TOM TAYLOR
Art by TREVOR HAIRSINE and ANDY LANNING
Cover by TREVOR HAIRSINE
Variant cover by DAN MORA
Acetate variant cover by KAEL NGU
1:25 variant cover by FRANCESCO MATTINA
1:50 variant cover by SUN KHAMUNAKI
Virgin homage 1:100 variant cover by DAN MORA
“Body Bag” variant cover by FRANCESCO MATTINA
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 1 of 8 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/9/22
What began as a battle for Earth has become a war for the galaxy as the epic final chapter in the massive DCeased franchise is here!
The emergence of a reborn, undead Darkseid in DCeased: Dead Planet sets the stage for the most devastating conflict yet for Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman! As the Anti-Life Equation spreads into the cosmos, the survivors of Earth prepare for the coming apocalypse and realize their only hope could lie in the most powerful surviving hero from the first DCeased series…
The bestselling creative team of Tom Taylor and Trevor Hairsine return for their third and final installment in War of the Undead Gods!

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DARK CRISIS #3
Written by JOSHUA WILLIAMSON
Art and cover by DANIEL SAMPERE
Variant cover by LEE WEEKS
1:25 variant cover by JOHN GIANG
1:50 variant cover by ETHAN YOUNG
1:100 foil variant cover by DANIEL SAMPERE
Homage variant cover by MICHAEL ALLRED
$4.99 | 32 pages | 3 of 7 | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
THE BATTLE OF THE EMERALD ARMY HAS BEGUN!
Hal Jordan has launched all-out war on Pariah and the Dark Army to avenge his fallen Justice League teammates—but how can one man stand in the way of the Great Darkness? Meanwhile back on Earth, Titans Tower has burned and Deathstroke’s army has continued its scorched-earth march across the planet. To stop Slade Wilson, the young heroes of the DCU might have no other choice than to turn to the brutal tactics of Black Adam…

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DARK CRISIS: WORLDS WITHOUT A JUSTICE LEAGUE – GREEN LANTERN #1
Written by PHILLIP KENNEDY JOHNSON
Art and cover by FERNANDO BLANCO
Backup written by NADIA SHAMMAS
Backup art by JACK HERBERT
1:25 variant cover by MARIO FOCCILLO
1:50 foil variant cover by FERNANDO BLANCO
$4.99 | 40 pages | One-shot
ON SALE 8/9/22
When Pariah and his forces of the Great Darkness laid waste to the most powerful superheroes of all time, all hope was lost…but the spirit of the Justice League can never truly die. John Stewart takes flight to defend his planet as the Emerald Knight of Justice alongside allies Red Hood and the blind prophet Kyle Rayner! Plus: Hawkgirl takes to the skies in her own unique world!
Where there’s life there’s hope, and with that hope comes a deeper unraveling of the tapestry of the DCU’s biggest event of 2022!

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DARK CRISIS: YOUNG JUSTICE #3
Written by MEGHAN FITZMARTIN
Art by LAURA BRAGA
Cover by MAX DUNBAR
Variant cover by JORGE CORONA
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 3 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/16/22
Sins of the old! In response to their lack of gratitude, the world holding Superboy, Impulse, and Tim Drake captive has brought back the three villains who have
caused them the most pain to keep them in their place: Deathstroke, Captain
Boomerang, and Lex Luthor. Old wounds will open. Wonder Girl and her search
team will have to hurry up before there’s no Young Justice left to save!

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THE FLASH #785
Written by JEREMY ADAMS
Art by AMANCAY NAHUELPAN
Cover by TAURIN CLARKE
Variant cover by GEORGE KAMBADAIS
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/16/22
Dark Crisis tie-in: the search for Barry Allen! Just when the speedsters seem to have snapped Barry out of Pariah’s clutches, Wallace seems to be falling in… and the creator of Barry’s mind prisons isn’t about to let the team of speedsters just run off. And even if they could, where exactly would they run to…?
The Dark Crisis tie-in storyline races to its conclusion!

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DC SAVED BY THE BELLE REVE #1
Written by ART BALTAZAR, FRANCO, ANDREW AYDIN, DAN WATTERS, BECKY CLOONAN, BRENDEN FLETCHER, TIM SEELEY, BRANDON
THOMAS, PETER J. TOMASI, and DAVE WIELGOSZ
Art by ART BALTAZAR, NELSON DÁNIEL, JUAN FERREYRA, KARL KERSCHL, MIKE NORTON, SCOTT KOLINS, and CRAIG CERMAK
Cover by JUNI BA
Variant cover by RILEY ROSSMO
$9.99 US | 80 pages | Prestige Format
ON SALE 8/30/22
School’s back in session, and we just know you’re waiting for the BELLE to give you some REVElief…all right, you can’t say we didn’t try! DC Saved by the Belle Reve‘s halls are packed with eight tales of schooltime fun from around the DC Universe!
The Suicide Squad is sent to an international prep school to protect a dignitary’s son! Jean-Paul Valley returns to the school that made him into Azrael! Plus, a return to Tiny Titans by Art Baltazar and Franco, and a new school year starts at Gotham
Academy! So grab your pencils and notebooks and get educated!

Saved by the Belle Reve #1 cover art by Juni Ba

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POISON IVY #3
Written by G. WILLOW WILSON
Art by MARCIO TAKARA
Cover by JESSICA FONG
Variant covers by JOSHUA MIDDLETON and STANLEY “ARTGERM” LAU
1:25 variant cover by JUSTINE FRANY
1:50 variant cover by SEB McKINNON
Swimsuit variant cover by JOELLE JONES with JORDIE BELLAIRE
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
Fixing the world isn’t easy work, and Ivy’s all hot and sweaty because of it! Getting her hands dirty was never an issue, but when plant assassins come after her, Ivy must be willing to play dirty as well. Featuring variants from some of comics’ most prestigious creators – Stanley “Artgerm” Lau, Josh Middleton, Justine Frany, and Seb McKinnon!

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THE SANDMAN #1 FACSIMILE EDITION (2022) #1
Written by NEIL GAIMAN
Art by SAM KIETH and MIKE DRINGENBERG
Cover by DAVE McKEAN
$3.99 US | 48 pages
ON SALE 8/16/22
Experience one of the greatest moments in comics history all over again with
The Sandman #1 Facsimile Edition. This faithful re-creation of the original issue by award-winning writer Neil Gaiman is the perfect way for longtime fans and new ones to become acquainted with Dream of the Endless and the mystical realm he inhabits in time for the debut of the highly anticipated Netflix series.

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DETECTIVE COMICS #27 FACSIMILE EDITION (2022) #1
Written by BILL FINGER, GARDNER FOX, JERRY SIEGEL, and others
Art by BOB KANE, JOE SHUSTER, WAYNE BORING, and others
Cover by BOB KANE
$6.99 US | 64 pages
ON SALE 8/23/22
Own a copy of Batman’s first appearance in the pages of Detective Comics with this
facsimile version of Detective Comics #27, starring the Dark Knight Detective in
“The Case of Chemical Syndicate.” This edition also includes re-creations of the
original vintage ads plus the complete backup stories featuring Speed Saunders, Buck Marshall, the Crimson Avenger, Slam Bradley, and more!

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HARLEY QUINN #18
Written by STEPHANIE PHILLIPS
Art by GEORGES DUARTE
Cover by JONBOY MEYERS
Variant cover by DERRICK CHEW
1:25 variant cover by ROSE BESCH
Homage variant cover by RYAN SOOK
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
One small step for the Gotham villains, one giant leap for clown-kind! That’s right…this fashionably vocal clown is headed to space. Turns out there’s some old experiment left in the JLA moon base, and Luke Fox has put together a team of former villains to help clean up the mess.
Sendin’ a buncha villains to the moon…? What could go right? Join me, Killer Frost, Bronze Tiger, Solomon Grundy, and more as we learn to moonwalk and put the
X in Task Force XX!

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HARLEY QUINN #19
Written by STEPHANIE PHILLIPS
Art by GEORGES DUARTE
Cover by JONBOY MEYERS
Variant cover by DERRICK CHEW
1:25 variant cover by JIMBOBOX
Homage variant cover by RYAN SOOK
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/9/22
Clown’s log, stardate 2022. Our mission is going perfectly, as long as you ignore that missile that the U.S. military launched at our spacecraft; the mysterious, unknown creature running wild on the JLA moon base; and Solomon Grundy losing his lunch all over Bronze Tiger. So, other than all that…things are great! So, hey, this Harley Quinn event sure is rocketing forward! Space puns, dead ahead!

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HARLEY QUINN #20
Written by STEPHANIE PHILLIPS
Art by GEORGES DUARTE
Cover by JONBOY MEYERS
Variant cover by DERRICK CHEW
1:25 variant cover by JAY ANACLETO
Homage variant cover by RYAN SOOK
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/16/22
I went to the moon to eat cheese and fight aliens…and I’m all outta cheese. Actually, there wasn’t any cheese. I think that’s a myth…but aliens, hooo boy, do we have aliens! Horace Reginald Giger would be proud! What? No…I’m positive that’s what “H.R.” stands for. Anyway, this alien-monster-thing might not get a chance to devour Task Force XX, because we’re probably gonna kill each other first. What’d you expect, sendin’ a buncha angry villains to space without any cheese?
I warned ya! The Harley Quinn and Task Force XX space event you’ve always needed continues here. Cheese not included.

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HARLEY QUINN #21
Written by STEPHANIE PHILLIPS
Art by SIMONE BUONFANTINO
Cover by JONBOY MEYERS
Variant cover by DERRICK CHEW
1:25 variant cover by ZU ORZU
Swimsuit variant cover by MEGAN HUANG
Homage variant cover by RYAN SOOK
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
Nuke it from orbit…is what we shoulda done to this whole entire moon. Who needs a moon anyway? I blame Luke Fox for sending a team of villains into space to fight a horrific alien monster in the first place. Obviously, that was just never going to work out well. Has Luke ever seen a sci-fi movie? And now you’re expectin’ me to save Earth with just my super-awesome-mallet-of-alien- skull-crashing-madness™? Okay, you asked for it…

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HARLEY QUINN 2022 ANNUAL #1
Written by STEPHANIE PHILLIPS
Art by SIMONE BUONFANTINO and others
Cover by JONBOY MEYERS
Variant cover by NATHAN SZERDY
1:25 variant cover by CARMINE DI GIANDOMENICO
Homage variant cover by RYAN SOOK
$5.99 US | 48 pages | Variant $6.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/30/22
Do you know what ol’ Grandma Quinzel used to say? “Live long and fight alien
monsters to save Earth!” She was full of wisdom like that. And only Task Force XX
can save our little blue marble from suffering a full-scale alien takeover! Not all of
us are going to survive, but at least we’ll look really good dying thanks to Luke Fox
providin’ some new gear. Tune in for the final installment of Harley Quinn’s Task
Force XX Space Extravaganza, plus the start of a new status quo for Harley Quinn!

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HARLEY QUINN: THE ANIMATED SERIES – THE REAL SIDEKICKS OF NEW GOTHAM SPECIAL #1
Written by TEE FRANKLIN, ALEXIS QUASARANO, CONNER SHIN, JIMMY MOSQUEDA, and JAMIESEN BORAK
Art by MAX SARIN, ONEILLJONES, ERICA HENDERSON, LOGAN FAERBER, PJ HOLDEN, and more!
Cover by MAX SARIN
Variant cover by DAN HIPP
1:25 variant cover by SERGIO ACUNA
$9.99 US | 80 pages | Prestige
ON SALE 8/30/22
What happens when writers from Harley Quinn the TV show and Harley Quinn: The
Animated Series: The Eat. Bang! Kill. Tour 
the comic book get together and swap stories from New Gotham? Absolute mayhem, that’s what! Follow what happened to some of your favorite Gotham sidekicks on Tawny Young’s new trash-tastic daytime talk show and watch the chairs fly as they spill the tea! Guest-starring Clayface, Batgirl, Frank the Plant, and Harley Quinn’s worst sidekick…The Joker!

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THE FLASH 2022 ANNUAL #1
Written by JEREMY ADAMS
Art by SERGIO ACUNA
Cover by MARGUERITE SAUVAGE
$5.99 US | 48 pages
ON SALE 8/30/22
It’s been a wild time for Wally West and Linda Park-West: their children are regaining their powers, Wally is bouncing between realms, and Linda is dealing with a mysterious power surge! Now, as Linda begins doing research for her upcoming book, Wally comes along for some quality time, and the couple end up on an adventure neither expected!

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WONDER GIRL 2022 ANNUAL #1
Written by JOËLLE JONES
Art by ADRIANA MELO, SWEENEY BOO, JILL THOMPSON, and EMI LENOX
Cover by JOËLLE JONES
Variant cover by CHRIS WILDGOOSE
1:25 variant cover by W. SCOTT FORBES
$5.99 | 48 pages | Variant $6.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/30/22
After an unforgettable first visit to Themyscira (see Trial of the Amazons), Yara Flor has been crowned Wonder Girl and her Esquecida tribe accepted into the Amazon sisterhood…so what now? The jungles of Brazil beckon our heroes home, just in time for some new adventures! You won’t want to miss this oversize issue packed with never-before-seen stories about the mysterious new tribe and their most famous member!

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OLYMPUS: REBIRTH #1
Written by BECKY CLOONAN and MICHAEL W. CONRAD
Art by CAITLIN YARSKY
Cover by JULIAN TOTINO TEDESCO
Variant cover by TULA LOTAY
1:25 variant cover by LEE WEEKS
$5.99 US | 48 pages | One-shot | Variant $6.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
After years of bitter and violent conflict, the Greek pantheon of gods stands united to welcome their latest goddess…Hippolyta of Themyscira!
Due to her heroic efforts in the mortal realm, the former queen has earned her rightful place among the gods and plans to use her newfound powers to take care of her Amazon sisters from beyond. Little does she know, some of the gods are wary of the new future Hippolyta brings and will do just about anything to stop it!
Join the Wonder Woman writing duo of Becky Cloonan and Michael W. Conrad—along with artist Caitlin Yarsky (Black Hammer) in her DC debut—for an unforgettable new adventure on Mount Olympus. It’s only the beginning of many exciting things to come for Wonder Woman and her world!

Olympus: Rebirth #1 cover art by Julian Totino Tedesco

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Olympus: Rebirth #1 variant by Tula Lotay

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Olympus: Rebirth #1 1:25 variant by Lee Weeks

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THE NEW CHAMPION OF SHAZAM! #1
Written by JOSIE CAMPBELL
Art and cover by EVAN “DOC” SHANER
Variant cover by JOSHUA MIDDLETON
1:25 variant cover by GARY FRANK
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 1 of 4 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
Mary Bromfield has always struggled to determine who she is outside her family…kinda hard to do when you’re all superheroes! Now, after Billy Batson’s heroic sacrifice, the power of Shazam has vanished, and she’s been left powerless. Most heroes would be distraught, but not Mary. It’s finally time for a voyage of self-discovery as she prepares for her freshman year of college and a civilian life. But nothing is ever truly normal for this young hero, because she’s just been chosen as the new champion of Shazam! (At least according to a talking rabbit sent by her estranged brother Billy.) Will she embrace the power? Or will it die along with this world’s hope of survival against the mysterious magical forces waiting to take control? Find out in Mary’s first solo miniseries, brought to you by up-and-coming comics writer Josie Campbell (Future State: Green Lantern) and fan-favorite Shazam artist Evan “Doc” Shaner (Strange AdventuresConvergence: Shazam!)!

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TALES OF THE HUMAN TARGET #1
Written by TOM KING
Art by MIKEL JANÍN, RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE, KEVIN MAGUIRE, and GREG SMALLWOOD
Cover by GREG SMALLWOOD
Variant cover by DAVID MARQUEZ
1:25 variant cover by JORGE JIMENEZ
$5.99 US | 48 pages | One-shot | Variant $6.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
Building on the most critically acclaimed series of the year, Tom King and four of
comics’ top artists tell the tales of what happened before Chance drank Luthor’s
poison. Chance teams up with fan-favorite members of the JLI in four connecting
mysteries that lead them to that fateful day when one them will kill the Human
Target.

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DC SPOTLIGHT GRAPHIC NOVELS AND COLLECTIONS

THE HUMAN TARGET BOOK ONE
Written by TOM KING
Art and cover by GREG SMALLWOOD
$29.99 US | 192 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-670-1
ON SALE 9/13/22
Christopher Chance has made a living out of being a human target—a man hired
to disguise himself as his client to invite would-be assassins to attempt his murder. He’s had a remarkable career until his latest case protecting Lex Luthor, when things go sideways. An assassination attempt Chance didn’t see coming leaves him vulnerable and left trying to solve his own murder…as he has 12 days to discover just who in the DCU hated Luthor enough to want him dead. Collects
The Human Target #1-6.

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DC DARK KNIGHTS OF STEEL VOL. 1
Written by TOM TAYLOR
Art by YASMINE PUTRI and BENGAL
Cover by YASMINE PUTRI
$24.99 US | 176 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-675-6
ON SALE 9/20/22
An entire medieval world will be forever changed when a spaceship crash-lands from a doomed planet. Monarchs will die, kingdoms will rise, and what seemed the end of the world for many…was only the beginning! An epic high-fantasy
story set in a DC Universe where nothing is what it seems…
From worldwide bestselling writer Tom Taylor (DCeasedSuperman: Son of Kal-El) and acclaimed artist Yasmine Putri comes a generational tale of good and evil within a brand-new DCU! Collects Dark Knights of Steel #1-6.

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DC VS. VAMPIRES VOL. 1
Written by JAMES TYNION IV and MATTHEW ROSENBERG
Art and cover by OTTO SCHMIDT
$24.99 US | 160 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-679-4
ON SALE 9/27/22
The Justice League has long protected Earth from all manner of alien invaders over the years, always keeping a vigilant eye to the skies for the next threat.
But what if the threat was already walking the Earth…hiding in plain sight … watching…waiting for their moment to strike…
In the tradition of DCeased comes a terrifying new series that begins from the twisted minds of James Tynion IV (The Nice House on the LakeSomething Is Killing the Children), Matthew Rosenberg (The Joker Presents: A Puzzlebox4 Kids Walk into a BankHawkeye), and Otto Schmidt (Green Arrow) that will tear the Justice League apart in their war with the undead! Collects DC vs. Vampires #1-6.

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BLACK ADAM – THE JUSTICE SOCIETY FILES: CYCLONE #1
Written by CAVAN SCOTT and BRYAN Q. MILLER
Art by MARIA LAURA SANAPO and MARCO SANTUCCI
Cover by KAARE ANDREWS
Photo variant cover
$5.99 US | 48 pages | Variant $6.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
When she was young, Maxine Hunkel dreamed of flying with the Justice Society.
Now she finally has the powers and the opportunity…but will she say yes? Guest-starring Hawkman on the road to Black Adam! Plus, continuing the Teth-Adam
backup story: trouble hits home for Adrianna Tomaz as Intergang mercenaries
invade the hallowed halls of her university, on the hunt for the sacred totem she “liberated”—but what strange metal is the idol made from, and why does Intergang need it so badly?

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BLACK ADAM/JSA: BLACK REIGN (NEW EDITION)
Written by GEOFF JOHNS
Art by RAGS MORALES, DON KRAMER, and others
Cover by JOHN WATSON
$16.99 US | 144 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-446-2
ON SALE 9/20/22
Offered again! Black Adam brings old-world justice to Kahndaq as Hawkman seizes control of the JSA and brings them to the turbulent Middle East for an epic battle! A thrilling collection of your favorite tales featuring Black Adam and the JSA. Collects JSA #56-58, Hawkman #23-25, and JSA: Black Reign #1.

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BLACK ADAM: RISE AND FALL OF AN EMPIRE
Written by GEOFF JOHNS, GRANT MORRISON, and others
Art by KEITH GIFFEN, JOE BENNETT, and others
Cover by J.G. JONES
$34.99 US | 360 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-451-6
ON SALE 9/27/22
Weaving together tales of a world after the Infinite Crisis, this collection follows
Teth-Adam, the antihero better known as Black Adam, during the year without
Superman, Wonder Woman, and Batman! Will Black Adam’s vision of a free Kahndaq be realized, or will his dreams come crashing down around him? Collects
stories from 52 #1-3, #6-10, #12-16, #18-26, #29-34, #36-40, #43-50, #52, and The
52 Omnibus
.

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BLACK ADAM: THE DARK AGE (NEW EDITION)
Written by PETER J. TOMASI
Art by DOUG MAHNKE, CHRISTIAN ALAMY, and NORM RAPMUND
Cover by ALEX ROSS
$16.99 US | 152 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-538-4
ON SALE 9/13/22
Offered again! With the power of the gods stripped from him, Teth-Adam is on a
quest to find both the magical word that will restore him as Black Adam and the one thing that always kept his heart from turning completely black with rage: his
deceased wife, Isis! Collects the full six-issue miniseries.

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GREEN LANTERN: ALLIANCE
Written by MINH LE
Art and cover by ANDIE TONG
$9.99 US | 144 pages | 5-1/2″ x 8″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77950-380-0
ON SALE 10/18/22
It’s only been a few months since Green Lantern Tai Pham inherited his ring from his ba and defeated his nemesis, Xander Griffin. But Tai knows their last battle was only the beginning, and even though no one believes him, Tai is determined to prove that Xander is up to his old tricks again.
When a string of fires starts popping up around Coast City, Tai finds himself stretched thin as he struggles to keep up with school, training, working at the store, and following Xander’s trail. That is, until a new hero, Kid Flash, shows up on the scene with an offer to help. Can the heroes find the arsonist before it’s too late?

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DIANA AND NUBIA: PRINCESSES OF THE AMAZONS
Written by SHANNON HALE and DEAN HALE
Art and cover by VICTORIA YING
$9.99 US | 160 pages | 5 1/2″ x 8″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77950-769-3
ON SALE 11/8/22
Princess Nubia loves her mothers, their home on Themyscira, and all of her Amazon aunties. But she’s still lonely sometimes. It’s hard being the only kid on an island full of adults! She just wishes that things could be different.
And then, one morning, things are different. There’s a stranger sharing her bedroom…and the interloper, Diana, insists that it’s her room! And their parents think they’re both just being pests—they’ve always shared a room.
What is happening?
Could it be that wishing into Hera’s Ear on the night of the solstice worked? Will Nubia get to keep this strange new sister? Does she even want to?

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DC AUGUST 2022 COMIC BOOKS

ACTION COMICS #1046
Written by PHILLIP KENNEDY JOHNSON
Art by DALE EAGLESHAM
Backup story art by DAVID LAPHAM
Cover by LUCIO PARRILLO
Variant cover by LEE BERMEJO
Swimsuit variant cover by STANLEY “ARTGERM” LAO
$4.99 US | 40 pages | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
The climactic battle for the fate of Warworld is fast approaching, and the Authority is finally reunited…but no longer as allies! As Superman fights to retrieve a mythical ancient weapon that can free the people of Warworld, Natasha Irons, Midnighter, and O.M.A.C. fight for the souls of their own teammates. Meanwhile, in the Fortress of Solitude: it’s all hands on deck as the entire Super-family joins forces to recover the Genesis fragment from one of Superman’s earliest classic enemies!

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AQUAMAN & THE FLASH: VOIDSONG #3
Written by JACKSON LANZING and COLLIN KELLY
Art by VASCO GEORGIEV
Cover by MIKE PERKINS
Variant cover by VASCO GEORGIEV
$6.99 US | 56 pages | 3 of 3 | Prestige
ON SALE 8/16/22
THE WORLD-SHATTERING CONCLUSION! Their friendship is fractured. The Earth
is crumbling under their feet. How can the Flash and Aquaman possibly face the
overwhelming threat of the Voidsong’s full power? It’s a star-bound showdown for the ages—with the entire DC Universe in the balance—as super-gods and aliens collide!

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BATGIRLS #9
Written by BECKY CLOONAN and MICHAEL W. CONRAD
Art by JONATHAN CASE
Cover by JORGE CORONA
Variant cover by SWEENEY BOO
1:25 variant cover by RIAN GONZALES
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/9/22
After what happened with Seer, there’s no time to waste for the Batgirls as they go
Batgirling back into detective mode! And this new murder hits even closer to home— literally! As Steph, Cass, and Babs are racing to put the clues together about who might be the Hill Ripper, they get an unexpected visit. Who doesn’t love a killer fight scene? Yet with all this murder going on, Steph still manages to get her flirt on!

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BATMAN BEYOND: NEO-YEAR #5
Written by COLLIN KELLY and JACKSON LANZING
Art and cover by MAX DUNBAR
Variant cover by CHRISTIAN WARD
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 5 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
You can never go home again! Neo-Gotham and its Sword have compromised and gravely injured officer Beam Boonma. To save her life, Terry McGinnis will bring her to what remains of the Batcave, begging one of his newest foes, Gestalt, to help him. Terry has one last chance to save Neo-Gotham from itself. He’ll have to take everything he’s learned in this year without Bruce and redefine the legend of Batman once and for all.

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BATMAN/SUPERMAN: WORLD’S FINEST #6
Written by MARK WAID
Art by TRAVIS MOORE
Cover by DAN MORA
Variant cover by TERRY DODSON
1:25 variant cover by TREVOR HAIRSINE
1:50 variant cover by NICK BRADSHAW
Swimsuit variant cover by RAFA SANDOVAL
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/16/22
THE FLYING GRAYSON FLIES THROUGH TIME! The Dark Knight and the Man of Steel
might have been victorious in their battle against the dreaded Devil Nezha (but were they, though? More on that to come, kids…) but there’s one thing they forgot in all the madness…Dick! Robin the Boy Wonder is lost in time like some kind of chrono-Home Alone…and to find him, Batman and Superman will need to get creative!

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BATMAN: FORTRESS #4
Written by GARY WHITTA
Art and cover by DARICK ROBERTSON
Variant cover by DARICK ROBERTSON
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 4 of 8 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
With the fate of Earth on the line, desperate times call for desperate measures…and the team-up of Batman and Lex Luthor is the definition of desperate! With the world hanging in the balance, can this bizarre dynamic duo locate the Fortress of Solitude before the alien invaders do?

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BATMAN: KILLING TIME #6
Written by TOM KING
Art and cover by DAVID MARQUEZ
Variant cover by KAEL NGU
1:25 variant cover by BEN OLIVER
$4.99 US | 40 pages | 6 of 6 | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
All hell breaks lose as a gang war in Gotham erupts over the mysterious artifact stolen by Catwoman and the Riddler! Blood will be shed, lives be lost, and a shocking ending will leave your head spinning!

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BATMAN: THE KNIGHT #8
Written by CHIP ZDARSKY
Art and cover by CARMINE DI GIANDOMENICO
Variant cover by RICCARDO FEDERICI
$4.99 US | 40 pages | 8 of 10 | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/16/22
Bruce Wayne’s journey to become the Dark Knight has taken him around the globe several times, but his training is nearly complete. His trials, however, haven’t gone unnoticed: someone has been watching him…hunting him! The final test of the Batman begins!

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BATMAN: URBAN LEGENDS #18
Written by TINI HOWARD, BLAKE HOWARD, BRANDON THOMAS, CHRIS BURNHAM, HENRY BARAJA, and GREG HAHN
Art by ROSI KAMPE, ALBERTO JIMENEZ
ALBURQUERQUE, CHRIS BURNHAM, and SERGIO ACUNA
Cover by LIAM SHARP
Variant covers by DIKE RUAN and GERARDO ZAFFINO
$7.99 US | 64 pages | Prestige
ON SALE 8/9/22
A string of new sagas begins! Tini Howard and Blake Howard pen an epic Batman story!
Batman and the Outsiders have to save the Signal from burning out! A new mystery
begins, starring Alfred Pennyworth before his passing, from all-star creator Chris
Burnham! And in a story from Batman’s past, the Dark Knight must team up with Etrigan the Demon to stop the Reincarnators!

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BATMAN: WHITE KNIGHT PRESENTS: RED HOOD #2
Written by SEAN MURPHY and CLAY McCORMACK
Art by SIMONE DI MEO
Cover by SEAN MURPHY
Variant cover by JIM CHEUNG
1:25 variant cover by SIMONE DI MEO
$4.99 US | 32 pages | 2 of 2
ON SALE 8/23/22
After being reluctantly recruited to bring justice to the East Backport neighborhood of Gotham, Jason Todd is back in the hero business! With an all-too-eager sidekick, Gan, by his side, he’s on the road to becoming one of the good guys again. And after all the damage Bruce Wayne did to his childhood, he’s hell-bent on creating the ultimate Robin, no matter the cost. But when the new dynamic duo’s first challenger comes calling, will they be up to the task? Shriek is ready to turn up the stereo and blow our heroes away!

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BLACK ADAM #3
Written by CHRISTOPHER PRIEST
Art by RAFA SANDOVAL
Cover by IRVIN RODRIGUEZ
Variant covers by RAFA SANDOVAL and RAHZZAH
1:25 variant cover by RAFA SARMENTO
Swimsuit variant cover by EMANUELA LUPACCHINO
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/16/22
Black Adam is dead, and the Mesopotamian gods of Akkad are having a field day. Are the gods real or are they merely figments of human imagination? Accepting death but denied redemption, Black Adam becomes an ersatz Gilgamesh as he journeys through Akkadian Hell while Malik, his young descendant, goes to extreme and unethical measures to try and revive him, all the while wondering if he should save the life of one of the greatest evils the world has ever known.

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BLOOD SYNDICATE: SEASON ONE #4
Written by GEOFFREY THORNE
Art by CHRISCROSS and JUAN CASTRO
Cover by DEXTER SOY
Variant cover by JULIET NNEKA
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 4 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/9/22
As Holocaust rampages through Dakota, Wise, Tech, and Fade are just trying to survive—but so are Aquamaria, Third Rail, and Brickhouse! When these two groups cross paths, they can tell the balance of power in the city is shifting…if they can avoid killing each other long enough to take that power!

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CATWOMAN #46
Written by TINI HOWARD
Art and cover by SAMI BASRI
Cover by JEFF DÉKAL
Variant cover by SOZOMAIKA
1:25 variant cover by TULA LOTAY
Swimsuit variant cover by JEFF DÉKAL
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/16/22
Lines are blurred as Eiko Hasigawa and Catwoman start playing too nice with one
another and each lets their guard down—and in a ruthless city like Gotham, you can’t trust anyone but yourself to watch your back. And Catwoman should know better than to let an old flame get into her head again…that’s her job.

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CATWOMAN: LONELY CITY #4
Written by CLIFF CHIANG
Art and cover by CLIFF CHIANG
Variant cover by CLIFF CHIANG
1:25 variant cover by JOSÉ LUIS GARCÍA-LÓPEZ
$6.99 US | 48 pages | 4 of 4 | Prestige Plus | 8 1/2″ x 10 7/8″
ON SALE 8/16/22
One of the most acclaimed Black Label series ever reaches its conclusion! All of the
sacrifice—all of the broken bodies and shattered relationships—was leading up to
this: Selina Kyle standing in front of the Batcave, desperate to know the secrets
inside it, secrets once thought to have died with Batman. But you should never open doors you can’t close—if opening them means swinging wide the gates of Hell!

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DC VS. VAMPIRES #8
Written by MATTHEW ROSENBERG and JAMES TYNION IV
Art by OTTO SCHMIDT
Cover by GUILLEM MARCH
Variant cover by NATHAN SZERDY
1:25 variant cover by JOHN GIANG
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 8 of 12 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
The battle for Earth continues in this bloodthirsty series! The surviving heroes put their various plans in motion in their last attempt to save humanity! The Birds of Prey are out for blood and head back into the heart of the vampire kingdom: Gotham City! Supergirl must cross a vampire-infested ocean and Green Arrow’s mission is…just too horrifying to mention!

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DC VS. VAMPIRES: ALL-OUT WAR #2
Written by MATTHEW ROSENBERG and ALEX PAKNADEL
Art by PASQUALE QUALANO
Cover by ALAN QUAH
Backup written by EMMA VIECELI
Backup art by HAINING
Variant cover by LEIRIX
1:25 variant cover by JAMES STOKOE
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 2 of 6 | Black and White | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/16/22
The survivors of a horrifying vampire attack, led by Deathstroke, take shelter with Talia al Ghul. With intel from a hero recently saved from vampirism, John Constantine prepares them for a (suicide) mission, while Midnighter goes through every scenario in his head and finds out the dark truth. Meanwhile, the mysterious vampire Lord Cinder has become aware of their plans and prepares a surprise…

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DC: MECH #2
Written by KENNY PORTER
Art and cover by BALDEMAR RIVAS
Variant cover by DAN MORA
1:25 variant cover by RICARDO LOPEZ ORTIZ
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 2 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
Wonder Woman’s war machine! Wonder Woman and the Green Lanterns have arrived to help Batman and the Flash stop the invader from the stars known as Superman. The last time mechs from space arrived, they tried to destroy Earth—these heroes won’t let that happen again, despite Superman’s protests that he’s on their side. Hawkwoman, the war mother of Earth, will intervene to prove to Earth’s heroes Superman is on their side as Darkseid and Lex Luthor prepare their next moves in response to Superman’s arrival…

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DEATHSTROKE INC. #12
Written by ED BRISSON
Art by DEXTER SOY
Cover by MIKEL JANÍN
Variant cover by JESUS MERINO
1:25 variant cover by IVAN TAO
Swimsuit variant cover by DAVID LAPHAM
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
Deathstroke Year One part three! Slade’s first assassination goes sideways, and he’s left to fight his way out! Things get even more complicated, though, when Oliver Queen shows up. Deathstroke versus Green Arrow in a battle for the ages!

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DUO #4
Written by GREG PAK
Art by KHOI PHAM and SCOTT HANNA
Cover by DIKE RUAN
Variant cover by JESSICA FONG
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 4 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/16/22
The only thing worse than being hunted by gods is catching the attention of ambitious human scientists! When the mysterious Dr. Tinker hears about David and Kelly’s incredible regenerative powers, he moves to make the technology his own by any means necessary… even if it means dissecting them for it!

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FABLES #154
Written by BILL WILLINGHAM
Art by MARK BUCKINGHAM and STEVE LEIALOHA
Cover by QISTINA KHALIDAH
Variant cover by MARK BUCKINGHAM
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 4 of 12 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/16/22
There’s trouble brewing in the Black Forest, and Squire Polly has sent out a rallying cry to all woodland creatures. This is their world. Their land. And they’re not going to fall prey to any sort of invasion. But is Polly even capable of inspiring everyone to action? Meanwhile, Greenjack has partnered up with Mrs. Bear for an adventure of her own!

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FUTURE STATE: GOTHAM #16
Written by DENNIS CULVER
Art by GEOFFO
Cover by SIMONE DI MEO
Variant cover by MIKE BOWDEN
3.99 US | 32 pages | Black and White | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/9/22
Batmen at War part four! Jason Todd and Hunter Panic must help Jace, the Next Batman, against the original Batman and…his son Batman 666?! And while all hell breaks loose in Gotham the rest of the Bat-Family have an intervention with Nightwing about his addiction and claiming the mantle of Batman for his own! And if Damian is with his father, then who is the Batman with Talia?!

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I AM BATMAN #12
Written by JOHN RIDLEY
Art and cover by CHRISTIAN DUCE
Variant cover by DAVID BALDEON
1:25 variant cover by JORGE MOLINA
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/9/22
DC’s most inscrutable hero arrives in New York City to task Jace Fox’s Batman with
helping them solve a mystery of the past. At the same time, Tiffany Fox continues on her path to see who could be New York—and DC’s—hero of the future.

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JUSTICE LEAGUE VS. THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #6
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
Art and cover by SCOTT GODLEWSKI
Variant cover by TRAVIS MOORE
3.99 US | 32 pages | 6 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/9/22
The blockbuster shocking conclusion to the Gold Lantern saga. Which legendary DC villain is behind this great darkness that is about to destroy all the ages of heroes all at once? Find out right here: all this AND the future of the Legion of Super-Heroes is revealed!

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MULTIVERSITY: TEEN JUSTICE #3
Written by IVAN COHEN and DANNY LORE
Art by MARCO FAILLA
Cover by ROBBI RODRIGUEZ
Variant cover by STEPHANIE HANS
3.99 US | 32 pages | 3 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
The miniseries that goes to 11 (Earth-11, that is) gets even wilder, as the mysteries of a gender-flipped universe become clearer…and more shocking! From the depths of space to Superwoman’s island fortress to the heart of the Church of Blood, Kid Quick and the rest of Teen Justice discover the threat they face is even greater than they imagined! What secret does a stranded Aquagirl learn from Green Lantern Hal Ferris? Why has Raven lost so much of his power? And what does Sister Blood have planned for Troy?

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NAOMI: SEASON TWO #6
Written by BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS and DAVID F. WALKER
Art and cover by JAMAL CAMPBELL
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 6 of 6
ON SALE 8/9/22
The shocking conclusion to one of the most epic stories in all of DC comics history! In this issue, Naomi faces everything: her birth world legacy, the enemies that destroyed her family, and her place on the Justice League. The choices she makes here will carry with her for the rest of her life. Do not miss this epic conclusion to the Eisner-nominated Naomi MacDuffie saga! Guest-starring Superman!

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NIGHTWING #95
Written by TOM TAYLOR
Art and cover by BRUNO REDONDO
Variant cover by JAMAL CAMPBELL
1:25 variant cover by DAVID TALASKI
Swimsuit variant cover by NICOLA SCOTT
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/16/22
Heartless has an extra-giant jar that has Blockbuster’s name on it, but as a man of
refined taste, Heartless doesn’t just collect any type of heart…he waits for someone
to experience a specific emotion in particular before taking it all away from them and adding it into his collection. Does Nightwing have what it takes to save the life of the very man who’s been trying to take everything away from Dick Grayson, including his life?

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NUBIA: QUEEN OF THE AMAZONS #3
Written by STEPHANIE WILLIAMS
Art by ALITHA MARTINEZ and MARK MORALES
Cover by KHARY RANDOLPH
Variant cover by JULIET NNEKA
Swimsuit variant cover by DERRICK CHEW
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 3 of 4 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/2/22
With Nubia on the mend, she’ll need all the help she can get to battle the powerful villain behind it all: Zillah. Enter Hawkgirl and the new Wonder Girl…Yara Flor! But there is something more to this vendetta against Nubia and her efforts to bring peace to Man’s World. Could Zillah be connected to our queen’s life before she became an Amazon? Find out in the penultimate issue of this fan-favorite miniseries!

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ROBIN #17
Written by JOSHUA WILLIAMSON
Art and cover by ROGER CRUZ and NORM RAPMUND
Variant cover by SIMONE DI MEO
1:25 connecting variant cover by CLAYTON HENRY
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
Heartbreak! Lord Death Man reveals the truth about Flatline! Can Robin forgive
her?! Since leaving Gotham, Damian has grown and trained to be a hero, but now that story comes to an end as he’s pulled into a shocking new storyline that will test his role as Robin and his place in the DCU!

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ROGUES #4
Written by JOSHUA WILLIAMSON
Art by LEOMACS
Cover by SAM WOLFE CONNELLY
Variant cover by LEOMACS
1:25 variant cover by KAARE ANDREWS
$6.99 US | 48 pages | 4 of 4 | Prestige Plus | 8 1/2″ x 10 7/8″
ON SALE 9/6/22
Gorilla City blues! All the Rogues wanted was a better life for themselves. But that’s all over thanks to all their greed and backstabbing. Those still left alive are busted up with their backs against the wall, and Grodd’s forces are closing in. With no heroes racing to save them, they must make a deadly deal with Gorilla Grodd to survive.

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SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU? #117
Written by IVAN COHEN
Art by VALERIO CHIOLA
Cover by VALERIO CHIOLA
$2.99 US | 32 pages
ON SALE 8/16/22
A ravenous sasquatch is on the loose and keeps eating all the ingredients for an up-and-coming TV chef’s new show! Can Mystery Inc. capture the monster in time to save the food and save the show?

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SUPERMAN: SON OF KAL-EL #14
Written by TOM TAYLOR
Art by CIAN TORMEY
Cover by TRAVIS MOORE
Variant cover by RAFAEL SARMENTO
1:25 variant cover by TRAVIS MERCER and DANNY MIKI
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/9/22
Henry Bendix has threatened and manipulated and killed without consequence. Now, after a shocking coordinated attack on Earth’s heroes, it’s time for Superman, Jay, and the Revolutionaries to strike back. But first, Jay Nakamura must embrace his powers and become the hero Jon knows he can be.

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TASK FORCE Z #11
Written by MATTHEW ROSENBERG
Art and cover by EDDY BARROWS and EBER FERREIRA
Variant cover by ROGER CRUZ
1:25 variant cover by NIKOLA ČIŽMEŠIJA
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 11 of 12 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
The truth about Powers! Red Hood and Task Force Z have taken their fight to Powers International to find out why they created the Lazarus Resin and to learn what other evils they’ve brought to Gotham City and the DCU at large. Red Hood has one ambition: to shut them down for good. But he’s going to find out the hard way that Powers International has more assets and weapons at their disposal than he could ever handle.

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THE JURASSIC LEAGUE #4
Written by DANIEL WARREN JOHNSON and JUAN GEDEON
Art by JUAN GEDEON
Cover by DANIEL WARREN JOHNSON
Variant cover by BRETT BOOTH
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 4 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/9/22
The trinity of Batsaur, Wonderdon, and Supersaur welcomes a few new monstrous
members in the form of Aquanyx, Flashraptor, and Green Torch! But can even a fully-staffed Jurassic League stand a chance against Darkseid and his army of corrupted carnivores?

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THE SANDMAN UNIVERSE: NIGHTMARE COUNTRY #5
Written by JAMES TYNION IV
Art by LISANDRO ESTHERREN and AARON CAMPBELL
Cover by REIKO MURAKAMI
Variant cover by AARON CAMPBELL
1:25 variant cover by SAM WOLFE CONNELLY
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/9/22
When Madison Flynn first crossed paths with the Corinthian, and saw his true nature, she reacted with astonishment and wonder, not fear. Across all his lifetimes, she was one of the only living things to ever see him that way. And now she will learn what a terrible mistake that was.

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THE SWAMP THING #16
Written by RAM V
Art and cover by MIKE PERKINS
Variant cover by BRIAN BOLLAND 1:25 variant cover by JOHN McCREA
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 16 of 16 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
Now restored to full power, the Swamp Thing must face the Parliament of Gears if he has any hope of saving the Earth. But the corruptive, cancerous force of industry has already destroyed so much—will Swamp Thing be able to turn the destructive tide before it’s too late? Find out in the earthshaking finale of The Swamp Thing.

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WONDER WOMAN #790
Written by BECKY CLOONAN, MICHAEL W. CONRAD, and JORDIE BELLAIRE
Art by EMANUELA LUPACCHINO and PAULINA GANUCHEAU
Cover by YANICK PAQUETTE
Variant cover by PAUL POPE
$4.99 US | 40 pages | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/9/22
Villainy Inc. victorious?! With all of Diana’s allies down for the count, it’s up to the
Amazon Princess to inspire the good in us all and recruit a new teammate from within the corporation’s ranks to help her save not only her friends but the world from Doctor Cizko’s misogynistic mayhem! All this and the continuing “Adventures of Young Diana”!

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YOUNG JUSTICE: TARGETS #2
Written by GREG WEISMAN
Art and cover by CHRISTOPHER JONES
Variant cover by MEGHAN HETRICK
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 2 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 8/23/22
With Queen Perdita nowhere to be found, an APB has been sent across the planet! Now, in Markovia, the Infinitors have been assembled to track her down, but are the Infinitors to be trusted? How deep does this evil conspiracy run, and who will be able to unravel the web of deception in time?

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DC’S NEWLY SOLICITED COLLECTIONS

AMERICAN VAMPIRE OMNIBUS VOL. 1 (2022 EDITION)
Written by SCOTT SNYDER and STEPHEN KING
Art by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE, SEAN MURPHY, DUSTIN NGUYEN, and others
Cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE
$125.00 US | 984 pages | 7 1/4″ x 10 7/8″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-684-8
ON SALE 10/4/22
Offered again! Chronicling the history of a new breed of vampire, American Vampire is a fresh look at an old monster—a generational epic showcasing the bloodlust that lay hidden beneath America’s most distinctive eras. Cunning, ruthless, and rattlesnake mean, Skinner Sweet is a thoroughly corrupt gunslinger. When European vampires come to the American Old West, they turn Skinner into a true monster: the very first American Vampire. Includes American Vampire #1-27, American Vampire: Survival of the Fittest #1-5, and American Vampire: Lord of Nightmares #1-5.

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AMERICAN VAMPIRE OMNIBUS VOL. 2
Written by SCOTT SNYDER, RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE, JEFF LEMIRE, and others
Art by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE, FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA, TULA LOTAY, and others
Cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE
$125.00 US | 928 pages | 7 1/16″ x 10 7/8″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-688-6
ON SALE 10/11/22
The American Vampire saga concludes in this massive omnibus that brings us to 1950s Hollywood, the 1970s, and even into space. This final volume brings Skinner Sweet’s journey through the decades to a close and collects American Vampire #28-34, American Vampire: The Long Road to Hell #1, American Vampire: Anthology #1-2, American Vampire: Second Cycle #1-11, and American Vampire 1976 #1-10. Also features a brand-new cover and introduction from series artist and co-creator Rafael Albuquerque!

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BATMAN BLACK & WHITE
Written by VARIOUS
Art by VARIOUS
Cover by GREG CAPULLO
$24.99 US | 312 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-057-0
ON SALE 9/13/22
The world is simple. There’s good. There’s evil. And there’s still…Batman Black & White!
This Eisner Award–winning anthology series returns with all-new tales of mystery, mayhem, and madness from some of the finest and most innovative storytellers to
explore the Batman mythos in stark black-and-white!

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BATMAN: DETECTIVE COMICS VOL. 3: ARKHAM RISING
Written by MARIKO TAMAKI, MATTHEW ROSENBERG, and STEPHANIE WILLIAMS
Art by DAN MORA and DAVID LAPHAM
Cover by DAN MORA
$24.99 US | 128 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-805-7
ON SALE 9/13/22
Bloody, broken, and beaten…Batman had a mission after the Joker War. He would no longer look over Gotham City from Wayne Manor, he would move to the heart of the city and get closer to its people and its problems. The fight he pursued would be different, but after Fear State he finds himself disillusioned. Batman’s last night in Gotham City is here. The prelude to the epic Shadows of the Bat event sets the stage for big action! By the critically-acclaimed team of Mariko Tamaki and Dan Mora, this volume collects selections from Detective Comics #1044-1046 and Detective Comics Annual 2021.

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BATMAN: HUSH 20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
Written by JEPH LOEB
Art by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMS
Cover by JIM LEE and SCOTT WILLIAMS
$49.99 US | 376 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-719-7
ON SALE 9/6/22
A criminal epidemic is sweeping Gotham and Batman’s enemies have emerged to wreak havoc on the Caped Crusader’s life. But little do they know that they’re all just pawns in a grand scheme concocted by the enigmatic Hush with one endgame in mind: Destroy Bruce Wayne! Written by Jeph Loeb (Batman: The Long Halloween) and featuring art by Jim Lee (Justice League), this 20th-anniversary edition includes a brand-new cover from Lee plus tons of behind-the-scenes material from the making of this modern masterpiece.
Collects Batman #608-619 and an interlude from Wizard #0.

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BATMAN: THE LONG HALLOWEEN HAUNTED KNIGHT DELUXE EDITION
Written by JEPH LOEB
Art and cover by TIM SALE
$49.99 US | 200 pages | 7 1/16″ x 10 7/8″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-638-1
ON SALE 10/4/22
On All Hallows’ Eve, there’s no telling what will haunt the Dark Knight. This haunting collection contains the tales of three Halloweens—Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight Halloween Special #1, Batman: Madness – A Legends of the Dark Knight Halloween Special #1, and Batman: Ghosts – A Legends of the Dark Knight Halloween Special #1.

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BATMAN: THE SILVER AGE OMNIBUS VOL. 1
Written by BILL FINGER, EDMOND HAMILTON, and others
Art by SHELDON MOLDOFF, DICK SPRANG, and others
Cover by SHELDON MOLDOFF
$99.99 US | 728 pages | 7 1/16″ x 10 7/8″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-542-1
ON SALE 10/4/22
Join the Caped Crusader and the Boy Wonder as they enter an exciting new era of fun and adventure in the Silver Age. Featuring restored versions of iconic tales such as “The Batwoman,” “The Bat-Ape,” and “The Rainbow Batman,” this omnibus is sure to delight fans of Batman both young and old! Collects stories from Batman #101-116 and Detective Comics #233-257.

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BATMAN: URBAN LEGENDS VOL. 3
Written by VITA AYALA and MARK RUSSELL
Art by NIKOLA ČIŽMEŠIJA and KARL MOSTERT
Cover by JORGE MOLINA
$29.99 US | 296 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-669-5
ON SALE 9/6/22
The third volume in the bestselling and critically acclaimed Batman anthology title
is here, collecting the feature stories that originally ran in issues #11-16 of Batman: Urban Legends. Batman & Zatanna: Batman & Zatanna have to contain a curse that
they helped release. But in order to reverse its effects, they’re going to have to fix their frayed relationship. Hounded: (Bat)man’s best friend Ace the Bat-Hound breaks out of an animal testing facility with his new super-fur-friends in order to sniff out where Batman’s been kidnapped for auction to his rogues’ gallery!

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BLUE & GOLD
Written by DAN JURGENS
Art by RYAN SOOK, CULLY HAMNER, and more
Cover by RYAN SOOK
$19.99 US | 192 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-678-7
ON SALE 9/27/22
Desperate to regain the spotlight, Booster Gold looks to attract attention the same way any washed-up, second-rate hero would—social media. The hero from the 25th century enlists the help of his best friend, Blue Beetle, who possesses both the money and the brains to help his old pal navigate the scary world of internet influencers. Don’t miss Dan Jurgens’s triumphant return to Booster Gold with the help of all-star artist Ryan Sook (Legion of Super-Heroes), telling a tale filled with heart and maybe even redemption for DC’s two favorite underdogs! Collects Blue & Gold #1-8.

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BLUE BEETLE: JAIME REYES BOOK ONE
Written by KEITH GIFFEN and JOHN ROGERS
Art by CULLY HAMNER, DUNCAN ROULEAU, RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE, and others
Cover by CULLY HAMNER
$29.99 US | 296 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-506-3
ON SALE 9/6/22
High school student Jaime Reyes is thrust into the life of a hero after an encounter with extraterrestrial armor transforms him into the Blue Beetle! What is the armor’s true purpose, and what evils will our planet face if Jaime isn’t strong enough to use the armor correctly? Find out in Blue Beetle: Jaime Reyes Book One, collecting Blue Beetle #1-12.

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FUTURE STATE: GOTHAM VOL. 2: THE NEXT JOKER
Written by DENNIS CULVER
Art by GIANNIS MILONOGIANNIS
Cover by SIMONE DI MEO
$16.99 US | 144 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-680-0
ON SALE 9/27/22
Peacekeeper Red, a.k.a. Jason Todd, has a tough beat in his new role with the Magistrate—helping maintain law and order on the streets of Gotham City. It’s a difficult task on the best days but a deadly new player has come to town, intent on destroying the status quo and killing all his competition…there’s a new Clown Prince in town as Gotham braces for the Next Joker!

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HARDWARE: SEASON ONE
Written by BRANDON THOMAS & REGINALD HUDLIN
Art by DENYS COWAN, BILL SIENKIEWICZ, and others
Cover by MATEUS MANHANINI
$29.99 US | 192 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-513-1
ON SALE 10/4/22
Curtis Metcalf was the shining star of Alva Industries…until the Big Bang disaster
threatened to destroy the company, and Edwin Alva needed a scapegoat. Now Curtis is on the run, with a nearly indestructible suit of armor and inventions he never handed over to Alva—and he’s determined to do much more than clear his name. He’s going to take the fight straight back to Alva himself! Collects Milestone Returns: Infinite Edition #0 and Hardware: Season One #1-6.

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JUSTICE LEAGUE INCARNATE
Written by JOSHUA WILLIAMSON and DENNIS CULVER
Art by BRANDON PETERSON, ANDREI BRESSAN, and more
Cover by GARY FRANK
$24.99 US | 176 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-795-1
ON SALE 10/25/22
The Superman of Earth-23 leads a team of superheroes from a myriad of worlds that includes Flashpoint Batman, China’s Flash from Earth-0, Captain Carrot from Earth-26, and the brand-new superhero Dr. Multiverse from Earth-8 in a last-ditch effort to stop the end of every possible universe as we know it! Written by Joshua Williamson and Dennis Culver with first-issue art by Brandon Peterson and Andrei Bressan and a rotating cast of artists exploring the many different worlds of the DC Multiverse, this can’t-miss series is the next thrilling chapter in the Infinite Frontier saga! Collects Justice League Incarnate #1-5.

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NUBIA & THE AMAZONS
Written by STEPHANIE WILLIAMS and VITA AYALA
Art by ALITHA MARTINEZ, MARK MORALES, and others
Cover by ALITHA MARTINEZ
$24.99 US | 160 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-667-1
ON SALE 9/6/22
Nubia has been crowned queen of Themyscira, but the new title also brings challenges.
With the unexpected arrival of new Amazons, our hero is forced to reckon with her past and forge a new path forward for her sisters. Little does she know, a great evil grows beneath the island and it’s up to this former guardian of Doom’s Doorway to unite her tribe before paradise is lost forever! Collects Nubia & the Amazons #1-6, along with pages from Infinite Frontier #0.

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THE PHANTOM STRANGER OMNIBUS
Written by JOHN BROOME, MIKE FRIEDRICH, ROBERT KANIGHER, and others
Art by CARMINE INFANTINO, BILL DRAUT, DAN SPIEGLE, and others
Cover by NEAL ADAMS
$150.00 US | 1200 pages | 7 1/16″ x 10 7/8″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77950-603-0
ON SALE 11/1/22
First introduced in 1952, the Phantom Stranger stands as one of DC’s most enigmatic characters, a supernatural hero shrouded in mystery. This omnibus collects stories from The Phantom Stranger (1952) #1-6; The Phantom Stranger (1969) #1-41; Batman and the Outsiders #8; The Brave and the Bold #89, 98, 145; DC Comics Presents #25, 72; DC Super-Stars #18; House of Secrets #150; Justice League of America #103; The Saga of the Swamp Thing #1-13; Secret Origins #10; Showcase #80; and Who’s Who: The Definitive Directory of the DC Universe #18.

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PUNCHLINE: THE TRIAL OF ALEXIS KAYE
Written by JAMES TYNION IV and SAM JOHNS
Art by MIRKA ANDOLFO, SWEENEY BOO, ROSI KÄMPE, and BELÉN ORTEGA
Cover by STANLEY “ARTGERM” LAU
$29.99 US | 196 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-796-8
ON SALE 9/6/22
Alexis Kaye a.k.a. Punchline was the Joker’s top general during the Joker War that tore Gotham City apart. The Joker got away, but Punchline didn’t, and now she’ll have to stand trial for her crimes. But as Leslie Thompkins and Harper Rowe quickly discover, Punchline is even more dangerous behind bars. Collecting stories from the Joker’s 80th anniversary and Joker #1-15, this story shows the rise to power of Gotham City’s next queen of the Royal Flush Gang!

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ROBIN VOL. 2: I AM ROBIN
Written by JOSHUA WILLIAMSON
Art by GLEB MELNIKOV, ROGER CRUZ, and MAX DUNBAR
Cover by SIMONE DI MEO
$19.99 US | 208 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-673-2
ON SALE 9/20/22
The Lazarus tournament is underway, and Robin is facing some of the deadliest foes of his life in battle after battle to death after death! As Robin fights for the secrets of eternal life against the deadliest killers on the planet, can he—will he—DARE HE—survive…a girlfriend? Witness the complete battle and learn the fate of Damian Wayne’s family line in this critically acclaimed volume of the hit Robin series! Collects Robin #7-12 and Robin Annual 2021.

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ROBINS: BEING ROBIN
Written by TIM SEELEY
Art and cover by BALDEMAR RIVAS
$16.99 US | 144 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-668-8
ON SALE 9/6/22
The five heroes to have donned the Robin cape and mask find themselves at a crossroads in their lives. Dick Grayson, Jason Todd, Tim Drake, Stephanie Brown, and Damian Wayne come together to discuss the big thing that binds them: Was being Robin, and Batman’s sidekick, the best choice they could’ve made? But before they can get to the heart of the matter, they’re ambushed by an unknown assailant. She claims to have been the first Robin, and she’s out to prove Batman should’ve never trained any of them. Collects Robins #1-6, the Winner of DC’s Round Robin 2021 tournament, as chosen by you, the readers!

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SUICIDE SQUAD: KING SHARK
Written by TIM SEELEY
Art by SCOTT KOLINS
Cover by TREVOR HAIRSINE
$16.99 US | 168 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-671-8
ON SALE 9/13/22
On leave from the Suicide Squad, King Shark and unfortunate tagalong the Defacer get swept into a mystical tournament for totemic animal spirits at the behest of King Shark’s father, the god of sharks! Now King Shark must battle brutal warriors like Queen Tiger, King Roach, Prince Nematode, Princess Peregrine, and the terrifying Man King to finally attain his destiny and make his dour dad proud! Collects Suicide Squad: King Shark #1-6.

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TASK FORCE Z VOL. 1: DEATH’S DOOR
Written by MATTHEW ROSENBERG
Art by EDDY BARROWS and JACK HERBERT
Cover by EDDY BARROWS
29.99 US | 192 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-677-0
ON SALE 11/1/22
On A-Day, hundreds of Gotham City’s most dangerous criminals were left dead after an attack on Arkham Asylum, and now they’re getting a second chance at life. A mysterious benefactor is bringing together a new Task Force and has recruited Red Hood to lead them. Now Jason Todd has to unravel the mystery surrounding this team of the recently deceased while leading a lineup of some of Gotham City’s worst criminals who’ve ever lived: Bane. Man-Bat. The Arkham Knight. Sundowner. Mr. Bloom. Collecting issues 1-6 of the critically acclaimed series!

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THE FLASH BY MARK WAID OMNIBUS VOL. 1
Written by MARK WAID
Art by MIKE WIERINGO, GREG LaROCQUE, and others
Cover by MIKE WIERINGO
$150.00 US | 1,088 pages | 7 1/16″ x 10 7/8″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-363-2
ON SALE 11/1/22
Experience Wally West inheriting the mantle of the Fastest Man Alive in this volume
chronicling Mark Waid’s critically acclaimed run! When a freak accident gives Wally
the same super-speed powers as his uncle Barry Allen, a.k.a. the Flash, Wally’s journey toward becoming a true hero begins. Watch him take on terrorists, gunmen, and villains like the devious Mirror Master in these supersonic stories! This omnibus collects The Flash #62-91, The Flash Annual #4-6, Green Lantern #30-31, #40, The Flash Special #1, and Justice League Quarterly #10.

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TITANS UNITED
Written by CAVAN SCOTT
Art by JOSE LUIS and JONAS TRINDADE
Cover by JAMAL CAMPBELL
$19.99 US | 200 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-674-9
ON SALE 9/20/22
The Titans face their greatest challenge—their own powers! Nightwing, Donna Troy, Superboy, Starfire, Raven, Beast Boy, and Red Hood kick off a thrilling new case that
will lead one of their own to question not only their place on the team, but their very existence. Collects Titans United #1-7

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TRIAL OF THE AMAZONS
Written by BECKY CLOONAN, MICHAEL CONRAD, JOËLLE JONES, and others
Art by JOËLLE JONES, SKYLAR PATRIDGE, ALITHA MARTINEZ, and others
Cover by JIM CHEUNG
$29.99 US | 208 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-682-4
ON SALE 10/4/22
DC Comics proudly presents the first Wonder Woman crossover of its kind, brought to you by the writers behind Wonder WomanNubia and the Amazons, and Wonder Girl and some of the best and brightest artists in the industry. This monumental story brings together all the Wonder Woman titles and characters and will change the future of the Amazons forever! Collects Trial of the Amazons #1-2; Nubia and the Amazons #6; Wonder Woman #785- 786; and Trial of the Amazons: Wonder Girl #1-2.

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WAR FOR EARTH-3
Written by DENNIS HOPELESS, ROBBIE THOMPSON, and others
Art by STEVE PUGH, DEXTER SOY, BRENT PEEPLES, and others
Cover by GLEB MELNIKOV
$16.99 US | 176 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Softcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-803-3
ON SALE 9/13/22
The Teen Titans, the Flash, and the Suicide Squad all collide on Earth-3—home of the evil Crime Syndicate—on the hunt for Amanda Waller. As Waller tries to take over the alternate Earth and dethrone the evil versions of Superman, Wonder Woman, Batman, and other heroes that rule it, her former partner—Rick Flag—arrives on E-3 bent on making Waller pay for her crimes, while the Titans and Flash hunt for a missing Titans Academy student they believe was kidnapped by Waller. Collects War for Earth-3 #1-2, Suicide Squad #13, The Flash #780, and Teen Titans Academy #13.

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WONDER WOMAN BY GEORGE PÉREZ OMNIBUS (2022 EDITION)
Written by GEORGE PÉREZ and LEN WEIN
Art by GEORGE PÉREZ, BRUCE PATTERSON, and others
Cover by GEORGE PÉREZ
$100.00 US | 640 pages | 7 1/4″ x 10 7/8″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77951-725-8
ON SALE 10/25/22
Offered again! The World’s Greatest Heroine was reimagined in 1986 by legendary
comics creator George Pérez—and this new incarnation rose to unprecedented levels of popular and critical acclaim. In collaboration with co-writer Len Wein and inker Bruce Patterson, Pérez went on to craft Wonder Woman’s adventures for years, and his masterful stories ranged from heart-stopping battles with the Titans of myth to heartwarming interludes with Diana’s trusted network of friends. Includes Wonder Woman #1-24 and Wonder Woman Annual #1.

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WONDER WOMAN: THE GOLDEN AGE OMNIBUS VOL. 5
Written by WILLIAM MOULTON MARSTON, ROBERT KANIGHER, and others
Art by HARRY G. PETER and others
Cover by IRWIN HASEN and BERNARD SACHS
$150.00 US | 688 pages | 7 1/16″ x 10 7/8″ | Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-77950-667-2
ON SALE 10/18/22
The Golden Age of Wonder Woman is continued in this omnibus collecting stories from the late 1940s and early 1950s! Beautiful as Aphrodite, wise as Athena, and swifter than Mercury, Princess Diana of Themyscira refuses to believe that anyone in a democracy is unimportant, or not worth saving! Join the classic heroine as she takes on villains and thrills in the name of justice. This omnibus collects stories from Wonder Woman #35-47 and Sensation Comics #90-104.

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BATMAN #126 Written by CHIP ZDARSKY Art and cover by JORGE JIMENEZ Backup art by BELÉN ORTEGA Variant covers by ALEX GARNER and GUILLEM MARCH Swimsuit variant cover by MIKEL JANÍN 1:25 variant cover by INHYUK LEE 1:50 variant cover by JOCK 1:100 variant cover by RYAN SOOK $4.99 US | 40 pages | Variant $5.99 US (card stock) ON...