Welcome to week nine of What's New in The New 52 – where you, the fans, get a sneak peek at the stuff that crosses our desks. This little feature is a way to keep you all in the loop about what's new, different and exciting in The New 52 – whether it's a character design, cover, splash page or panel.
Gotham is burning!
Highly-Rated Original Animated Series from Warner Bros. Animation Gets Order For More Episodes
THE WAKE #1 has sold out, and will be going back to press for its second printing! From the critically acclaimed, creative team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Sean Murphy, this debut issue features a miraculous yet terrifying discovery in the depths of the Arctic Circle.
It’s a sci-fi/horror epic that explores the horrors of the deep, probes the origins of human history, and leaps far beyond to a frightening future.
GOING THROUGH AN AWKWARD FACE DEPT.
Starbucks has chosen DC Comics’ SUPERMAN: ACTION COMICS #1 as the Pick of the Week! Starbucks locations across the US will offer cards with free download codes for ACTION COMICS #1, redeemable on Apple's iBookstore. This promotion runs from June 11 - 17 and marks the first time a digital comic has been selected as Pick of the Week.
Make sure you stop by your local Starbucks this week to pick up a Pick of the Week card for ACTION COMICS #1, redeemable on Apple’s iBookstore.
It seems to be the eternal question among DC Comics fans. Do you prefer Batman or Superman?
A super hero known for his strength and power of flight deserves a strong, soaring soundtrack, and if you’ve heard the snippets of Hans Zimmer’s score for Man of Steel in the recent trailers, you know that he’s delivered a suite of music that has every chance of proving to be as iconic as the Man of Steel himself.
Today marks the release of the Man of Steel soundtrack, which is available in two different forms—a standard two-disc version and a deluxe, limited edition which features six additional songs as well as an embossed steel case.
It’s Valentine’s Day in Gotham and the city’s most eligible bachelor is … the Joker!? When the Clown Prince of Crime spills one of Poison Ivy’s love potions on himself he becomes the object of affection for every woman in Gotham. From Catwoman and Talia to Zatana and Harley Quinn, the Joker’s on the run for his life … or at least on the run from love!
This year, DC Comics fans can look forward to an unprecedented number of new videogames starring their favorite heroes and villains. From the dark, story-driven action of Batman: Arkham Origins to the team-based online combat of Infinite Crisis to the all-ages puzzle-solving of Scribblenauts Unmasked – A DC Comics Adventure, there’s a DC Comics game for all gamers, and every one of them will be on display at this week’s E3.