Previews/July/August 2020 Solicits

From Aquawiki
Revision as of 08:28, 12 June 2020 by WikiSysop (talk | contribs) (→‎Links)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to navigationJump to search
There may be plot details for recently released
or upcoming issues on this page.
Read at your own risk!

Please visit the Previews page. Complete DC Solicits are available at Comic Book Resources and Comics Continuum.


Aquaman #62

  • Writer: Jordan Clark
  • Art: Marco Santucci
  • Cover: Robson Rocha
  • Variant Cover: Tyler Kirkham
  • Cover Date: Sep/Oct? 2020
  • 32 pages, $3.99
  • Order Code: JUN20 0479
  • Variant Cover Order Code: JUN20 0480
  • Release Date: 18 Aug 2020

In order to save baby Andy, Jackson Hyde made a deal with the devil - his father, Black Manta! Now Jackson must find a way into Xebel while everyone celebrates Mera's surprise nuptials. What he finds there, however, will be darker and deadlier than he ever imagined. Welcome writer Jordan Clark (Bitch Planet Triple Feature) for the start of this two-part adventure!

Justice League

Dark Nights: Death Metal Guidebook #1

  • Writer: Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV, Joshua Williamson, Becky Cloonan, Vita Ayala, Chip Zdarsky and Christopher Priest
  • Art: Doug Mahnke, Becky Cloonan, Eduardo Risso, Khary Randolph and Dan Panosian
  • Cover: Yasmine Putri
  • Cover Date: Aug 2020
  • 48 pages, $5.99
  • Order Code: JUN20 0438
  • Release Date: 18 Aug 2018

Earth is turned upside down, shrouded in a realm of darkness after the Justice League’s defeat by the cosmic goddess Perpetua. Now the Batman Who Laughs and his army of Dark Knights rule the planet, wreaking havoc on humanity and raining destruction on the world. As Wonder Woman, Superman, Batman, and other heroes fight to survive in this strange new landscape, one cloaked figure has been observing from the sidelines, creating a guidebook to this new world and its evil leaders in the hope of forming a plan of justice... and penance.

This issue showcases the new factions of Earth and explores the mystery of what happened to our heroes after their battle with Perpetua. How does Wonder Woman, the new queen of Hell, reign over her prisoners? What is Batman doing with the Black Lantern Ring? And what happens when Harley Quinn takes charge of the Wasteland, and finds love in the process? All this and more in this jam-issue exploring the new world order.


Aquaman: Deadly Waters Deluxe Edition HC

  • Writer: Steve Skeates
  • Art: Jim Aparo
  • Cover: Nick Cardy
  • 208 pages, $39.99
  • Release Date: 11 Aug 2020

In this new Silver Age collection, Ocean Master returns with a dire warning as aliens transport Aquaman to another realm! With Atlantis now without its protector, Black Manta strikes! And when Aquaman returns, he soon realizes that he and Manta are both victims of a larger scheme! Collects Aquaman #49-56 for the first time in a new deluxe edition.

Justice League Unlimited: Galactic Justic TP

JLU GJ.jpg
  • Writer: Adam Beechen, James Peaty and Matt Wayne
  • Art: Carlo Barberi, Ethan Beavers and Gordon Purcell
  • Cover: Ben Caldwell
  • 152 pages, $9.99
  • Order Code: JUN20 0548
  • Release Date: 25 Aug 2020

The greatest heroes across the DC Universe unite in this collection featuring the best spacefaring stories of Justice League Unlimited, the comic book series inspired by the beloved animated series of the same name! These stories feature sci-fi adventures starring Green Lantern, Martian Manhunter, Adam Strange, Sinestro, Space Cabbie, and more! Collects Justice League Unlimited #4, #6, #18, #24, #34, and #46.

JLA By Grant Morrison Omnibus HC

  • Writer: Grant Morrison
  • Art: Howard Porter, Gary Frank, Frank Quitely, Greg Land and others
  • Cover: Howard Porter and John Dell
  • 1,504 pages, $150.00
  • Order Code: JUN20 0542
  • Release Date: 06 Oct 2020

In 1996, writer Grant Morrison joined forces with artist Howard Porter to relaunch the Justice League of America in the new series JLA by gathering DC's greatest heroes—Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Aquaman, the Flash, and Martian Manhunter and propelling these icons into inventive stories with the highest of stakes! Now based on a Watchtower on the moon, the JLA took on revamped versions of classic threats including the White Martians, the Injustice Gang, and the Key; along with new foes like Prometheus and Mageddon. This omnibus collects Morrison's entire JLA epic, including the JLA: Earth 2 graphic novel, illustrated by Frank Quitely and reintroducing the Crime Syndicate of America! Collects JLA #1-17, #22-26, #28-31, #34, #36-#41, JLA One Million, and JLA: Earth 2.

Black Night Brightest Day Box Set

  • Writer: Geoff Johns, Peter J. Tomasi, and others
  • Art: Ivan Reis, Patrick Gleason and others
  • Box Art: Ivan Reis and Oclair Albert
  • 12 HC, $299.99
  • Order Code: JUN20 0537
  • Release Date: 17 Nov 2020

A war has been brewing between the different colored Lantern Corps, with the Green Lanterns fighting the Yellow, the Red trying to destroy everything, and the Blue attempting to broker peace among the tribes. But the real battle is yet to come: the undead Black Lanterns are coming and seemingly nothing can stop them. Putting aside old vendettas, it's up to Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps to lead DC's greatest champions as well as their deadliest foes in a battle to save the universe from an army of the dead. Then, once dead heroes Aquaman, Martian Manhunter, Firestorm, Hawkman, Hawkgirl, Deadman, Jade, Osiris, Hawk, Captain Boomerang, and Zoom must discover the mysterious reason behind their return and uncover the secret that binds them!

This eye-popping box set includes 12 brand-new hardcovers that collect this entire epic, featuring stories by top DC talent including Geoff Johns, Peter J. Tomasi, Ivan Reis, and many more!

Plus, this box set also includes a set of nine plastic rings from across the spectrum of the many Corps that are a part of this story!

  • Blackest Night: Prelude collects Green Lantern #26-28 and 36-43, and Final Crisis: Rage of the Red Lanterns #1
  • Blackest Night collects Blackest Night #0-8 and pages from Untold Tales of the Blackest Night #1
  • Blackest Night: Green Lantern collects Green Lantern #44-52
  • Blackest Night: Green Lantern Corps collects Green Lantern Corps #39-47
  • Blackest Night: Black Lantern Corps Book 1 collects Blackest Night: Batman #1-3, Blackest Night: Superman #1-3, and Blackest Night: Wonder Woman #1-3
  • Blackest Night: Black Lantern Corps Book 2 collects Blackest Night: The Flash #1-3, Blackest Night: JSA #1-3, and Blackest Night: Titans #1-3
  • Blackest Night: Rise of the Black Lanterns collects The Atom & Hawkman #48, Phantom Stranger #42, Green Arrow #30, Adventure Comics #7, Starman #81, The Question #37, Catwoman #83, Weird Western Tales #71, and The Power of Shazam! #38
  • Blackest Night: Tales of the Corps collects Blackest Night: Tales of the Black Lanterns #1-3, Adventure Comics #4-5, Untold Tales of the Blackest Night #1, stories from Green Lantern #18-20, 40, and 49, Green Lantern/Sinestro Corps: Secret Files #1, Tales of the Sinestro Corps: Superman-Prime #1, and pages from Blackest Night #0
  • Brightest Day: Green Lantern collects Green Lantern #53-62
  • Brightest Day Book 1 collects Brightest Day #0-11
  • Brightest Day Book 2 collects Brightest Day #12-25
  • The Book of the Black collects sketch material (both previously released and new), series proposals, variant covers, posters, Blackest Night outline scripts, and more