August 20, 2015

This Week: Flash #194-195

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The Flash was weird in 1970. Added to DC’s digital backlist this week (descriptions from ComiXology & Comics.org):

Flash #194: The Bride Cast Two Shadows – “Looking into the eyes of a strange woman gives Flash visions; he assumes another identity, battles demonic creatures, and gets married.” And there’s still room after all that for a backup story, The Man Who Televised Time!

Flash #195: Fugitive From Blind Justice – “Flash is ambushed by a group of crooks from his past but is saved by a mystery dog. Flash saves Lightning from being put to sleep after Lighting is accused of killing his master.” I Open My Mouth…But I Can’t Scream! – “Flash must overcome his fear of roller coasters.”

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August 18, 2015

Flash Season Two Teaser

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The CW has posted an eleven-second teaser for season two of The Flash. It gives us our first look at Atom Smasher (Adam Copeland) in action, as well as quick glimpses at Barry and Captain Cold. And a brief look at something perhaps a bit more at home in Gotham.

As the teaser itself notes, the season premiere is October 6th. Who’s looking forward to it?

August 17, 2015

Flash vol.7: Savage World in January

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Flash vol.7: Savage World

Upcoming collections from DC include:

THE FLASH VOL. 7: SAVAGE WORLD HC
Written by ROBERT VENDITTI and VAN JENSEN
Art by BRETT BOOTH, NORM RAPMUND, ANDRE COEHLO and others
Cover by BRETT BOOTH and NORM RAPMUND
On sale JANUARY 13 • 144 pg, FC, $22.99 US

In these tales from THE FLASH #36-40 and SECRET ORIGINS #7, The Flash is trapped in a bizarre lost land terrorized by castaways from the past, present, and future—and that leaves Central City without a hero! Even worse, a murderous, new Flash shows up to take Barry’s place! Will the Fastest Man Alive make it back in time to put things right?

This picks up after the previous volume’s confrontation between present and future Flashes, which leaves our hero stranded outside time and a darker, alternate version of the Flash in a position to take over his life.

Amazon has the book available for preorder.

Flash #46: The Search for Heat Wave

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Flash #46

From Comicbook.com, the Rogues return to the pages of The Flash, along with a plot thread left dangling since the events of Forever Evil: Rogues Rebellion:

THE FLASH #46
Written by ROBERT VENDITTI and VAN JENSEN
Art and cover by BRETT BOOTH and NORM RAPMUND
LOONEY TUNES Variant cover by FRANCIS MANAPUL and Warner Bros. Animation
On sale NOVEMBER 25 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T

Is the missing Heat Wave dead—or alive? The Rogues reunite to find out. But the search has gone so bad that they need to enlist the help of The Flash to find out!

August 15, 2015

Flash Races the Roadrunner and Speedy Gonzales on this Looney Tunes Variant Cover

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Flash #46 Looney Tunes Variant Cover

Francis Manapul returns to do a variant cover for The Flash #46 (along with Warner Bros. Animation) as part of DC’s Looney Tunes variant covers for November.

When I saw that DC was doing these, my first thought was: Roadrunner or Speedy Gonzales? Well, why choose?

Check out the full gallery for Duck Tracy in Detective Comics, Wonder Woman in What’s Opera Doc?, and a lot more!

August 13, 2015

DC TV Tidbits

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The Flash TV series is apparently filming episode four of the second season right now, and a few more details are beginning to trickle out. Possible spoilers behind the jump.

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