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Preview: Hawkman #14

Hawkman #14

(W) Robert Venditti (A) Pat Olliffe, Tom Palmer (CA) Bill Sienkiewicz
In Shops: Jul 10, 2019
SRP: $4.99

Carl Sands returns as the new, improved Shadow Thief! Newly upgraded by Lex Luthor, he’s now the undisputed master of shadows. Meanwhile, Hawkman continues to be haunted by horrific memories of his past lives. Could Shadow Thief be the cause of his nightmares? Or is it something more sinister?

Preview: Freedom Fighters #6 (of 12)

Freedom Fighters #6 (of 12)

(W) Robert Venditti (A/CA) Eddy Barrows
In Shops: May 22, 2019
SRP: $3.99

The Freedom Fighters are at last reunited, and Uncle Sam is leading the way to victory. But just as defeat of the Nazi regime seems in sight, Hitler II has one more trick up his sleeve… and this one is Kryptonian. It’s Overman versus the Freedom Fighters in the slugfest to end all slugfests, and this shock ending will leave you breathless!

Freedom Fighters #6 (of 12)

Review: Six Days is an Incredible True Story of a Lost D-Day Chapter

2019 is the 75th anniversary of Operation Overlord, D-Day and 75 years later, there’s still amazing true stories to tell about it.

Six Days: The Incredible True Story of D-Day’s Lost Chapter is about one hundred and eighty-two paratroopers who mis-dropped 15 miles away from their target and wound up teaming up with a French village to take on the German army.

Story: Robert Venditti, Kevin Maurer
Art: Andrea Mutti
Color: Lee Loughridge
Letterer: Clayton Cowles

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Baltimore Comic-Con Welcomes Brian Azzarello, Amy Chu, Greg Pak, and Robert Venditti

Baltimore Comic-Con returns to the Baltimore Convention Center on October 18-20, 2019 in the beautiful Inner Harbor. The Baltimore Comic-Con is pleased to announce all-star comics writers Brian Azzarello, Amy Chu, Greg Pak, and Robert Venditti as 2019 guests.

Brian Azzarello

Brian Azzarello has been writing comics professionally since the mid-1990s. He is the author of SpacemanBatman: Broken City, and came to prominence with the Harvey and Eisner Award-winning hard-boiled crime series 100 Bullets, published by DC Comics’ mature-audience imprint Vertigo. The New York Times best-selling author’s other work for includes Wednesday ComicsHellblazerLovelessSuperman: For TomorrowJokerLuthorBefore Watchmen: RorschachBefore Watchmen: ComedianSgt. Rock: Between Hell and a Hard PlaceDKIII: The Master Race, and Wonder Woman at DC Comics, as well as Startling Stories: BannerCage, and Spider-Man’s Tangled Web at Marvel.

Amy Chu

Amy Chu writes comics like Green HornetDejah Thoris, and Red Sonja for Dynamite Entertainment. She has also written Catalyst Prime SUMMIT for Lion Forge, KISS comics, including KISS: The End, at Dynamite Entertainment, a Poison Ivy mini-series and Wonder Woman stories for DC Comics, and Emma FrostDeadpool, and Ant-Man stories for Marvel Comics. Amy is a co-founder of  Alpha Girl Comics, which published Girls Night Out and other titles. She is a frequent comic-con speaker and moderator, and you’ll likely find her doing so in Baltimore too. Amy is a coffee guzzler, a Lego hoarder, and a whiskey drinker.

Greg Pak

Greg Pak has written over 475 comic books, including storylines like Planet Hulk (which inspired parts of the Thor: Ragnarok feature film), Mech Cadet Yu (which won the 2018 Mike Wieringo Spirit Award), and Action Comics. Pak’s children’s books include The Princess Who Saved HerselfThe Princess Who Saved Her Friends, and ABC Disgusting. Pak is currently writing Ronin IslandJames Bond 007Star WarsFirefly, and New Agents of Atlas. He co-wrote Make Comics Like the Pros with Fred Van Lente and recently launched a Patreon filled with tips for writing comics at patreon.com/gregpak.

Robert Venditti is a New York Times best-selling author whose characters and concepts have been adapted to film and television. He has written the monthly comic book series X-O Manowar for Valiant, Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern CorpsGreen Lantern, and The Flashfor DC Comics, and the children’s novel series Miles Taylor and the Golden Cape for Simon & Schuster. His current projects include HawkmanFreedom Fighters, and the Vertigo graphic novel Six Days.

In addition to on-site CGC grading, this year’s confirmed guests for the show include: Neal Adams (Detective Comics), Arantza (fantasy artist), Brian Azzarello (Batman: Damned), Marty Baumann (Disney/Pixar), Mark Buckingham (Justice League Dark), Richard Case (Doom Patrol), Castillo Studios, Howard Chaykin (Hey Kids! Comics!), Frank Cho (Harley Quinn), Amy Chu (KISS: The End), Steve Conley (The Middle Age), Katie Cook (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic), Kristina Deak-Linsner (Vampirella: Roses for the Dead), Ramona Fradon (The Mike Wieringo Tellos Tribute), Julie Fujii Sakai (Usagi Yojimbo: The Hidden), Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez (DC Nation), Juanjo Guarnido (Blacksad),  Bob Hall (West Coast Avengers), Cully Hamner (Batman Beyond), Greg Hildebrandt (Old Man Logan), Adam Hughes (Superman), Klaus Janson (New Challengers), Matt Kindt (X-O Manowar), Sharlene Kindt (Dept. H), Tom King (Batman), Greg Land (Hulkverines, courtesy of Hero Initiative), Jeff Lemire (Black Hammer), Joe Linsner (Red Sonja), Ron Marz (Turok), John McCrea (Hitman, courtesy of Hero Initiative), Carla Speed McNeil (Twisted Romance), Pop Mhan (Raven, Daughter of Darkness), Mark Morales (Justice League), Kevin Nowlan (Black Widow, courtesy of Hero Initiative), Greg Pak (Star Wars), Mike Perkins (Swamp Thing), David Petersen (Mouse Guard), Afua Richardson (Run), Rafer Roberts (Grumble), Andy Runton (Owly), Stan Sakai (Usagi Yojimbo), Bob Schreck (Batman: Hush), Erica Schultz (Xena: Warrior Princess), Bart Sears (Turok), Louise Simonson (Death of Superman), Walter Simonson (Ragnarok), Andy Smith (Demi-God), Allison Sohn (The Art of Red Sonja, Volume 2), Brian Stelfreeze (Rise of the Black Panther), William Stout (Fantastic Worlds – The Art of William Stout), Ty Templeton (Marvel Super-Hero Adventures, courtesy of Hero Initiative), Billy Tucci (Shi), Robert Venditti (Hawkman), Mark Waid (Avengers: No Road Home), Adam Warren (Empowered And Sistah Spooky’s High School Hell), Lee Weeks (Batman), John Workman (Riverdale), and Kelly Yates (Torchwood).

Preview: Hawkman #12

Hawkman #12

(W) Robert Venditti (A/CA) Bryan Hitch
In Shops: May 08, 2019
SRP: $3.99

With the battlefield split, Carter and his past lives put together a last-ditch plan to stop the Deathbringers once and for all, but if it should fail, Earth will be doomed and the universe will fall into the hands of the Deathbringers forever!

Hawkman #12

Preview: Freedom Fighters #5 (of 12)

Freedom Fighters #5 (of 12)

(W) Robert Venditti (A/CA) Eddy Barrows
In Shops: Apr 24, 2019
SRP: $3.99

Uncle Sam, the living embodiment of the American spirit, has been awakened…but will he recognize the country he left behind? Sam has reemerged to discover his beloved nation overrun with fascists and the huddled masses he fought so hard to protect marginalized and under the iron grip of an evil regime mad with power and willing to do ANYTHING to preserve it. Even with the help of the Freedom Fighters, can the spirit of America hope to survive the titanic forces of oppression? Plus: the return of the one Nazi weapon that’s faster than a speeding bullet and more powerful than anything the resistance could hope to put in his way: the mighty Overman!

Freedom Fighters #5 (of 12)

Preview: Damage #16

Damage #16

(W) Robert Venditti (A) Matt Ryan (A/CA) Aaron Lopresti
In Shops: Apr 17, 2019
SRP: $3.99

Captured by Echidna, the goddess of monsters, Ethan and Congo Bill must rely on their wits as humans rather than strength as giant powerhouses in order to survive. But do these men stand a chance against the mother of all colossal beasts? Find out in the shocking finale of our series!

Damage #16

Preview: Hawkman #11

Hawkman #11

(W) Robert Venditti (A/CA) Bryan Hitch
In Shops: Apr 10, 2019
SRP: $3.99

The Deathbringers don’t know what hit them when all of Carter Hall’s past lives descend on the streets of London to defend the planet. With an army of hundreds at his back, Hawkman starts to turn the tide of battle. It’s a war for the fate of the universe as these two armies clash!

Hawkman #11

Detective Comics #1000 Gets a Deluxe Hardcover Edition this June

In celebration of Batman’s 80th anniversary and the release of the landmark 1,000th issue of Detective Comics, debuting on March 27, DC will present Detective Comics #1000: The Deluxe Edition this summer.

Available in comic book stores on June 12 and other major retailers on June 18, the milestone hardcover features new stories from well-known DC talent, historical decade variants and more. With more than 160 pages of some of the top names in comics paying tribute to DC’s Caped Crusader,Detective Comics #1000: The Deluxe Edition will be available for the suggested retail price of $19.99.

This 168-page collector’s item celebrates the Dark Knight with all content from the Detective Comics #1000 periodical, including standalone short stories from an all-star collection of the top writers and artists in Batman’s recent history such as Tom King, Tony S. Daniel & Joëlle Jones, Scott Snyder & Greg Capullo, Brian Michael Bendis & Alex Maleev, Warren Ellis & Becky Cloonan and more, including the debut of a new version of the Arkham Knight into DC canon as writer Peter J. Tomasi and artist Doug Mahnke kick off a new story arc, “Medieval.”

The deluxe hardcover edition of Detective Comics #1000 will also include:

  • A new 12-page Batman story, written by Robert Venditti with art by Stephen Segovia. “Table for Two” pits Batman against a Gotham City gauntlet of his most dangerous rogues, as Two-Face unites half of the Gotham underworld to eradicate the Dark Knight once and for all. This is the first Batman story ever written by Venditti, best known for his fan-favorite run on Hal Jordan and the Green lantern Corps and most recently Hawkman, Freedom Fighters and the soon-to-be-released Six Days.
  • Tribute art celebrating Batman from popular artists Jason Fabok, Mikel Janin, as well as Amanda Conner and Paul Mounts.
  • A gallery of 32 unique retailer-exclusive variants drawn by some of the biggest names in comics and art, plus the nine decade-themed variant covers from artists such as Steve Rude, Michael Cho, Jim Steranko, Bernie Wrightson, Frank Miller, Tim Sale, Jock and Greg Capullo. 
  • The dynamic wraparound cover from the Detective Comics #1000 comic book by the fan favorite team of Jim Lee, Scott Williams and Alex Sinclair.
Detective Comics #1000: The Deluxe Edition

Preview: Freedom Fighters #4 (of 12)

Freedom Fighters #4 (of 12)

(W) Robert Venditti (A/CA) Eddy Barrows, Eber Ferreira
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99

Uncle Sam must return! As the Freedom Fighters launch another very public attack, this time against the Third Reich’s version of Mount Rushmore, the team finds itself one step closer to Uncle Sam’s rebirth. But their efforts may be all for nothing, as the devious, entitled, psychotic (and did we mention smelly?) Hitler III is hot on their trail, and he’s pulling out all the sickest stops to shut the Freedom Fighters down once and for all.

Freedom Fighters #4 (of 12)
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