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Aquaman

Convergence: Aquaman #1

  • Writer: Tony Bedard
  • Art: Cliff Richards
  • Cover: Becky Cloonan
  • Variant Cover: Chip Kidd
  • Cover Date: Jun 2015
  • 32 pages, $3.99, 1 of 2
  • Order Code: FEB15 0174
  • Variant Cover Order Code: FEB15 0175
  • Release Date: 15 Apr 2015

STARRING HEROES FROM ZERO HOUR! Aquaman has lost his home, his powers, and his hand – but now he faces his most difficult challenge: a battle to the finish with Deathblow!

Convergence: Aquaman Summary Page

Justice League

Convergence: Justice League #1

  • Writer: Frank Tieri
  • Art: Vicente Cifuentes
  • Cover: Mark Buckingham
  • Variant Cover: Chip Kid
  • Cover Date: Jun 2015
  • 32 pages, $3.99, 1 of 2
  • Order Code: FEB15 0162
  • Variant Cover Order Code: FEB15 0163
  • Release Date: 08 Apr 2015

STARRING HEROES FROM THE PRE-FLASHPOINT DCU! The Justice League story you never expected to see begins when Supergirl, Zatanna, Vixen and Jade attend Jesse Quick's baby shower, which quickly turns into a life-and-death struggle with Flashpoint Aquaman!

Justice League Summary Page

Convergence: Justice League America #1

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  • Writer: Fabian Nicieza
  • Art: Chriscross
  • Cover: Chriscross
  • Variant Cover: Chip Kid
  • Cover Date: Jun 2015
  • 32 pages, $3.99, 1 of 2
  • Order Code: FEB15 0204
  • Variant Cover Order Code: FEB15 0205
  • Release Date: 22 Apr 2015

STARRING HEROES FROM CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS! With their heavy hitters sidelined, Elongated Man must lead the much-maligned "Detroit Justice League" against the overwhelming power of the heroes from the Tangent Universe!

Crossovers

Convergence

Convergence #1

  • Writer: Jeff King and Scott Lobdell
  • Art: Carlo Pagulayan and Jason Paz
  • Foldout Cover: Ivan Reis and Joe Prado
  • Variant Covers: Tony S. Daniel and Mark Morales, Brian Bolland, Greg Capullo
  • 40 pages, $4.99, 1 of 8
  • Order Code: FEB15 0137
  • Order Code (Daniel Variant): FEB15 0138
  • Order Code (Blank Variant): FEB15 0139
  • Release Date: 08 Apr 2015

This is it! The entire DC Universe, from the dawn of time through The New 52, must fight to survive against a threat that bends the Multiverse to its will. Your favorite characters from every era and every forgotten series are all here! But are you going to say hello again just to say goodbye forever? The stakes have never been higher as the heroes of Crisis, Zero Hour, Elseworlds, and more are brought together for Convergence!

In the first issue of this weekly series, Brainiac has collected cities of doomed and forgotten worlds, who must battle each other – and the losers will be destroyed! But why is he forcing this conflict? Join the refugees from Earth-2 as they unlock the truth behind this world that exists outside time and space and is very much alive! Is Brainiac really in control – or is this planet named Telos an unparalleled force of evil?

This extra-sized issue is packed with twists and turns and appearances you NEVER thought you'd see – including the heroes from the hit series INJUSTICE!

Convergence #2

  • Writer: Jeff King
  • Art: Carlo Pagulayan and Jason Paz
  • Cover: Ivan Reis and Joe Prado
  • Variant Covers: Tony S. Daniel and Mark Morales, Jae Lee, David Finch
  • 32 pages, $3.99, 2 of 8
  • Order Code: FEB15 0142
  • Order Code (Daniel Variant): FEB15 0143
  • Release Date: 15 Apr 2015

As Telos, the Planet Incarnate, easily defeats the survivors of Earth 2, Thomas Wayne and Dick Grayson set off to find help in the pre-Flashpoint Gotham City. The emotional implication of these worlds colliding comes crashing down when Thomas Wayne confronts this world's Batman, as father meets son!

Plus, Alan Scott's attempts to connect with The Green yield unexpected results, setting our team on a quest to escape the planet. And the cyborgs of Futures End engage in a battle to the death against the reimagined heroes of the Just Imagine Universe, while the city of Superman Red and Blue takes on the opposing forces from GENERATIONS!

Convergence #3

  • Writer: Jeff King
  • Art: Stephen Segovia and Jason Paz
  • Cover: Ivan Reis and Joe Prado
  • Variant Covers: Tony S. Daniel and Mark Morales, Dave McKean, Jim Lee (Aquaman sketch variant)
  • 32 pages, $3.99, 3 of 8
  • Order Code: FEB15 0146
  • Order Code (Daniel Variant): FEB15 0147
  • Release Date: 22 Apr 2015

Death comes calling as an injured Telos takes out his rage on the people of Kandor, while the Earth-2 team endures another brutal casualty. And major plans are set in motion as Green Lantern and the others follow Deimos into the lost city of Skartaris to find Rip Hunter and the missing Time Masters, who could be their only hope of escape from this apocalypse for Infinite Earths!

Convergence #4

  • Writer: Jeff King
  • Art: Stephen Segovia and Jason Paz
  • Cover: Ivan Reis and Joe Prado
  • Variant Covers: Tony S. Daniel and Mark Morales, Francis Manapul, Jim Lee
  • 32 pages, $3.99, 4 of 8
  • Order Code: FEB15 0150
  • Order Code (Daniel Variant): FEB15 0151
  • Release Date: 29 Apr 2015

Inside Skartaris, the heroes of Earth-2 must face the only man who can stop them from finding the missing Time Travelers – but why would Travis Morgan, aka The Warlord, want to kill them?

Meanwhile, Telos takes the captive Dick Grayson to several of the battling cities to prove the futility of challenging him. And whatever you do, do not miss the final page, as the surprising return of an unexpected villain could crush all hope for salvation and seal the doom of everyone on the planet!

Other Aqua-character Appearances

Black Manta

Convergence: Suicide Squad #1

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  • Writer: Frank Tieri
  • Art: Tom Mandrake
  • Cover: John Paul Leon
  • Variant Cover: Chip Kid
  • Cover Date: Jun 2015
  • 32 pages, $3.99, 1 of 2
  • Order Code: FEB15 0186
  • Variant Cover Order Code: FEB15 0187
  • Release Date: 15 Apr 2015

STARRING HEROES FROM ZERO HOUR! When Kingdom Come's floating fortress of New Oa threatens Metropolis, it's up to Amanda Waller to assemble a team of Metropolis's deadliest villains to stop it.

Collections

Forever Evil TP

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  • Writer: Geoff Johns
  • Art: David Finch and Richard Friend
  • Cover: David Finch and Richard Friend
  • 240 pages, $19.99
  • Order Code: FEB15 0254
  • Release Date: 13 May 2015

The Justice League is dead! And the villains shall inherit the Earth! In this new title collecting the seven-issue miniseries FOREVER EVIL, the Crime Syndicate takes over the DC Universe, and no one can stand in the way of them and their quest for complete world domination – no one except Lex Luthor!

JLA Vol 7 TP

  • Writer: Joe Kelly and Rick Veitch
  • Art: Doug Mahnke, Tom Nguyen, Darryl Banks, Duncan Rouleau, Chriscross and others
  • Cover: Doug Mahnke and Tom Nguyen
  • 416 pages, $24.99
  • Order Code: FEB15 0260
  • Release Date: 20 May 2015

The JLA must make a gut-wrenching decision: to maintain neutrality in a galactic conflict with their old foe Kanjar Ro or interfere in foreign politics by conducting a preemptive strike of its own. Plus, a standoff between federal authorities and a metahuman settlement leads to trouble! Collects JLA #77-93.

Other

Apparel

Aquaman Rip T-Shirt

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Aquaman is dangerous with a trident!