As expected, Friday DC Comics revealed the final 4 titles (of the initial DCnU 52) from the Superman Family. Take it away DC:
"A new era of DC Comics begins as the longest-running monthly comic of
all time releases its first issue #1 since 1938.
"This September, New York Times bestselling writer Grant Morrison
(ALL-STAR SUPERMAN) joins with sensational artist Rags Morales to bring
you tales of The Man of Tomorrow unlike any you’ve ever read before in
ACTION COMICS #1. This momentous first issue will set in motion the
history of the DC Universe as Superman defends a world that doesn’t
trust their first Super Hero.
"The first Action Comics #1 is now the most sought-after comic book of
all time. This September, one of comics’ most imaginative storytellers
will make history again in Grant Morrison and Rags Morales’ ACTION
"Superman #1: The Man of Tomorrow, Today
"What is Superman’s startling new status quo? How does it affect his
friends, loved ones and his job at The Daily Planet? Find out in
SUPERMAN #1, written by legendary comics creator George Perez (CRISIS ON
INFINITE EARTHS, NEW TEEN TITANS and WONDER WOMAN) and illustrated by
"Supergirl #1 and Superboy #1: The New Superman Family
Supergirl’s got the unpredictable behavior of a teenager, the same
powers as Superman and none of his affection for the people of Earth.
Writers Michael Green and Mike Johnson (Smallville,
SUPERMAN/BATMAN) will team up with artist Mahmud Asrar to give a new
take on the teenager from Krypton in SUPERGIRL #1.
"They thought he was just a failed experiment, grown from a
combination of Kryptonian and human DNA. But when the scope of his
stunning powers was revealed, he became a deadly weapon. SUPERBOY #1
will be written by Scott Lobdell with art by R.B. Silva and Rob Lean.
[Programming Note: Newsarama will be on hand LIVE! from Saturday evening's Hero Complex Film Festival from L.A., where Geoff Johns & Jim Lee are expected to talk about the DCU revamp and make "bombshell announcements about the future of Superman
and the entire DC Universe.” Check back with us Saturday evening for the news as it happens. ]
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