Following up on their Tuesday announcement of the sweeping changes to their flagship comic book line, Thursday morning DC Entertainment revealed the titles and creative teams of titles they say are "spinning out of Geoff Johns and Jim Lee's Justice League.
Here is how DC describes the new series...
"New York Times bestselling writer Brian Azzarello, author of
The Joker and 100 Bullets, teams up with the
immensely talented artist Cliff Chiang (Neil Young’s Greendale)
for WONDER WOMAN #1, an exciting new series starring the DC Universe’s
greatest superheroine. The cover to issue #1 is by Cliff Chiang.
"Geoff Johns, one of comics’
greatest storytellers, reunites with GREEN LANTERN and BRIGHTEST DAY
collaborator Ivan Reis to bring you a thrilling new take on the
fan-favorite hero of the sea in AQUAMAN #1. The cover to issue #1 is by
Ivan Reis and Joe Prado.
"Rising superstar Francis
Manapul, fresh off his acclaimed run on THE FLASH with Geoff Johns,
makes his comics writing debut in THE FLASH #1, sharing both scripting
and art duties with Brian Buccellato. The Flash knows he can’t be
everywhere at once, but what happens when he faces an all-new villain
who can? The cover to issue #1 is by Francis Manapul and Brian
"Welcome to a major new
vision of the Nuclear Man as writers Ethan Van Sciver and Gail Simone
team up with artist Yildiray Cinar to deliver THE FURY OF FIRESTORM #1.
Jason Rusch and Ronnie Raymond are two high school students, worlds
apart – and now they’re drawn into a conspiracy of super science that
bonds them forever in a way they can’t explain or control. The cover to
issue #1 is by Ed Benes.
"Batman writer Tony
Daniel will team up with artist Philip Tan (GREEN LANTERN: AGENT ORANGE,
THE OUTSIDERS) for THE SAVAGE HAWKMAN #1. Carter Hall’s skill at
deciphering lost languages has led him to a job with an archeologist who
specializes in alien ruins – but will the doctor’s latest discovery
spread an alien plague through New York City? No matter the personal
cost, Carter Hall must don his cowl and wings and become the new, savage
Hawkman to survive. The cover to issue #1 is by Philip Tan.
"Oliver Queen is an orphan who
grew up to fight crime as the Green Arrow, a billionaire playboy who
uses his fortune to become a superhero – able to fight the most powerful
super-villains in the universe with nothing but a bow and arrow. JT
Krul will write GREEN ARROW #1 with art by superstar artist Dan Jurgens.
The cover to issue #1 is by Dan Jurgens and Norm Rapmund.
"A team of
internationally-drafted superheroes fight each other and their
bureaucratic supervisors as much as they do global crime in JUSTICE
LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL #1 from writer Dan Jurgens and artist Aaron
Lopresti. The cover to issue #1 is by Aaron Lopresti.
third-smartest man – and one of its most eligible bachelors – uses his
brains and fists against science gone mad in MISTER TERRIFIC #1, the new
series from writer Eric Wallace and artist Roger Robinson. The cover to
issue #1 is by J.G. Jones.
"Captain Atom has all the
power in the world, but no hope of saving himself. Charged by nuclear
energy, possessing vast molecular powers, he has the potential to be a
god among men – a hero without limits. But the question is this: Will he
lose himself in the process? JT Krul and artist Freddie Williams II
take the character in a bold new direction in CAPTAIN ATOM #1. The cover
to issue #1 is by Stanley “Artgem” Lau.
"The anthology series gets a new look in DC Universe Presents, a new
series that will focus on multi-issue story arcs each featuring a
different superhero from the DC Universe’s rich cast of characters, told
by some of comics’ most exciting writers and artitsts. DC UNIVERSE
PRESENTS #1 kicks off the first arc of the series: a Deadman story by
Paul Jenkins and Bernard Chang. The cover to issue #1 is by Ryan Sook."