Tuesday, December 07, 2004
Upcoming Comics: January 2005
100 BULLETS #57
Written by Brian Azzarello
Art by Eduardo Risso
Cover by Dave Johnson
This is it: the shocking conclusion to “Wylie Runs the Voodoo Down!” With the stage set and the major players in order, it’s now time for the big showdown between Wylie, Sheppard, Dizzy and Graves. The trail of bodies has been a long one so far, but not as long as the trail of tears will be…
On sale Jan 12 :: 32 pages :: $2.50 US :: MATURE READERS
GOTHAM CENTRAL #27
Written by Ed Brubaker
Art by Jason Alexander
Cover by Michael Lark
Featuring guest artist Jason Alexander (Queen and Country)! After a robbery gone wrong, Catwoman is the prime suspect in the murder of a televangelist. Josie Mac knows better, but how can she tell her partner the evidence points elsewhere?
On sale Jan 12 :: 32 pages :: $2.50 US
BIRDS OF PREY #78
Written by Gail Simone
Art by Tom Derenick & Bob Petrecca
Cover by Ryan Sook
Part 3 of the 4-part “Hero Hunters,” with action-packed guest art by Tom Derenick (SMALLVILLE) and a cover by Ryan Sook (ARKHAM ASYLUM: LIVING HELL)! In this issue, the Birds face the terrifying, life-stealing vigilante Harvest, and one member of the team may pay the ultimate price for her past!
On sale Jan 19 :: 32 pages :: $2.50 US
THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #2
Written by Mark Waid
Art by Barry Kitson & Mick Gray
Cover by Kitson
The new future continues in this series courtesy of Mark Waid and Barry Kitson (EMPIRE)! As the Legion faces pressure from the newly formed United Planets to “play ball” with the system, the team finds it’s not easy to work with the law and fight it at the same time!
On sale Jan 26 :: 40 pages :: $2.95 US
THE QUESTION #3 (of 6)
Written by Rick Veitch
Art and cover by Tommy Lee Edwards
The Question rains terror upon the Subterraneans’ criminal operations through Metropolis — striking those that fall “beneath” the eyes of the Man of Steel. Meanwhile, Lois Lane and Jimmy Olsen get the scoop on Luthor’s motivations behind the Science Spire.
On sale Jan 5 :: 32 pages :: $2.95 US
ULTIMATES 2 #2
Written by Mark Millar
Pencils & Cover by Bryan Hitch
"Gods & Monsters" Part 2 (of 5)
Who leaked the most terrible secret the Ultimates keep, and what does it have to do with Banner? Captain America takes matters into his own hands and confronts ex-Ultimates member Mighty Thor! Plus — a bizarre session between Bruce Banner and the most powerful telepath on Earth — Charles Xavier!
January 12 :: 32 pages :: Marvel PSR+ :: $2.99
ULTIMATE SECRET #2 (of 4)
Written by Warren Ellis
Pencils & Cover by Steve McNiven
Yes, it is Ultimate Captain Marvel! Mahr Vehl is in S.H.I.E.L.D. custody and we begin to see the outlines of what his race — the star-spanning Kree — have planned for our planet. But can Mahr Vehl be turned to the side of Earth before the interstellar Kree make our planet uninhabitable?
January 26 :: 32 pages :: Marvel PSR :: $2.99
BLACK WIDOW #5 (of 6)
Written by Richard K. Morgan
Art by Goran Parlov & Bill Sienkiewicz
Cover by Greg Land
Armed with the shocking revelations about her Red Room past, Natasha leaves Moscow and heads to the birthplace of the Black Widow program. Has the time finally come for her to meet her maker?
January 26 :: 32 pages :: Marvel PSR+ :: $2.99
Written by Brian Michael Bendis
Art & Cover by Alex Maleev
"Golden Age" Part 4 (of 4)
With Daredevil down for the count, a new hero must rise!!! Who carries the legacy of the White Tiger? The Eisner award-winning team of Bendis and Maleev continue to tell the story of the original Kingpin!
January 19 :: 32 pages :: Marvel PSR :: $2.99
STORMBREAKER: THE SAGA OF BETA RAY BILL #1 (of 5)
Written by Michael Avon Oeming & Daniel Berman
Pencils & Cover by Andrea Di Vito
Beta Ray Bill jumps out of the pages of the now classic THOR series and finds himself the sole survivor of all that was Asgard. Will Beta Ray Bill escape the end of one world only to face his own end?
January 12 :: 32 pages :: Marvel PSR :: $2.99
BIRDS OF PREY: SENSEI & STUDENT TP
Written by Gail Simone
Art by Ed Benes, Alex Lei, Michael Golden, Joe Bennett, Cliff Richards, and various
Cover by Greg Land
There’s trouble brewing for the Birds in this thrilling new trade paperback collecting BIRDS OF PREY #63-68 featuring guest appearances by a host of DCU heroines and villainesses!
On sale Jan 12 :: 168 pages :: $17.95 US