DC Comics has confirmed that Astro City #52 has been delayed. This will be the final issue of this volume of Kurt Busiek and Brent Anderson's long-running superhero series, but is scheduled to return in a series of OGNS (as well as a television adaptation).
Astro City #52 is now scheduled to come out May 16, four weeks later than the originally-solicited April 18 release date. Astro City #51 was already delayed two weeks, with it pencilled in for an April 4 release currently.
Here is the updated solicitation for the final issue:
ASTRO CITY #52
Written by KURT BUSIEK • Art by BRENT ANDERSON • Cover by ALEX ROSS
It’s the final issue of ASTRO CITY...for now. Michael Tenicek lost his world years ago. Now he may lose another, as ordinary life among the extraordinary takes a shattering turn. A character-focused finale to the ongoing Vertigo ASTRO CITY series, and a launch point for its new form. Guest-starring the Hanged Man, Honor Guard and more.
On sale May 16 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T • FINAL ISSUE