Archive for October, 2007

Fantastic Four #553 solicited

Thursday, October 18th, 2007

FANTASTIC FOUR #553

Written by Dwayne McDuffie, art by Paul Pelletier, cover by Michael Turner.

The unexpected conclusion! When the Fantastic Four meet their future couterparts, they finally learn the astonishing outcome of Reed Richards’ secret, post-Civil War plan.

32 pages $2.99.

DAMAGE CONTROL Returns

Monday, October 15th, 2007

WWH AFTERSMASH: DAMAGE CONTROL #1 (of 3)

Written by DWAYNE MCDUFFIE
Penciled by SALVA ESPIN
Cover by NIC KLEIN

We don't know if you heard’Ķbut Hulk came back to earth and made a HUUUUUUUUGE mess. Who's S.H.I.E.L.D. gonna get to clean it up? DAMAGE CONTROL, the roughest, toughest dilapidated dirt dogs this side'a the universe. If anyone can clean up the aftereffects of WORLD WAR HULK, they can. But while they're picking up the pieces, they find that the war’Ķmay not be over’Ķ

32 PGS./Rated T+ ’Ķ$2.99

We’re #3! We’re #3!

Monday, October 15th, 2007

Diamond’s “Top 100 Comics” for September ranking has just arrived, and the news is excellent. JLA #13, the first issue of my regular run, clocked in as the third best selling comic of the month, better yet it was DC Comics #1 selling comic, bar none!

Thnks to the good folks at DC and ace artists Joe Benitez and Victor Llamas for all the hard work, and thanks to all of you for giving the new guy a try. See you all next month?

New JLA Interview

Monday, October 15th, 2007

SBC’s Keith Dallas interviews me on my new JLA run.

“I really just wanted to get some villains in there. The book had done a lot of work over the past year building the characters and their relationships. All of that stuff was in really good shape. What we hadn't seen a lot of was the huge action you would expect in a team book like this. The tough thing about having such a big and powerful team is finding something that threatens them. I may have overcompensated a bit…”

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JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #17 Solicited

Sunday, October 14th, 2007

JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #17
Written by Dwayne McDuffie and Alan Burnett
Art by Ed Benes, Jon Boy Meyer and Sandra Hope
Cover by Ethan Van Sciver

Double trouble for the League! First, in the lead story written by Alan Burnett, a mysterious and familiar team from beyond time has infiltrated the Hall of Justice looking for a weapon. Will Black Lightning be their first victim? And wait 'til you see who they are! Plus, writer Dwayne McDuffie begins a very special back-up story exploring what's wrong with Vixen’s powers. And when her condition worsens, it leads to a new arc and major change for the Leaguer!

On sale January 16 ’Ä¢ 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

Department of Poorly-Kept Secrets

Friday, October 12th, 2007

Guess what comic this John Romita, Jr-drawn cover goes with:

Nathan Cosby is a Very Funny Fellow, Right?

Fantastic Four #550 First Look

Friday, October 5th, 2007

Courtesy Comics Continuum:

FIRST LOOK: FANTASTIC FOUR #550

Fantastic Four #550 will arrive in stores on Oct. 10 from Marvel Comics. The issue is written by Dwayne McDuffie, with art by Paul Pelletier and a cover by Michael Turner.

Fantastic Four #550 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.

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