Flash: One-Minute War Special Preview

DC has posted a handful of preview pages for next week’s The Flash: One-Minute War Special #1, and you can see it at Adventures In Poor Taste. The preview features the backstory of the alien species which has invaded the Earth, seen particularly from the perspective of the admiral leading the mission. Plus, there’s the return of Avery Ho after her adventures in the Omniverse. Check it out at the link!

 

THE FLASH: ONE-MINUTE WAR SPECIAL #1
Written by JEREMY ADAMS
Art by VARIOUS
Cover by SERG ACUÑA
1:25 foil variant cover by SERG ACUÑA
$5.99 US | 48 pages | Variant $6.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 1/31/23
A lot can happen in 60 seconds…as the Flash event “One-Minute War” rages on, writer Jeremy Adams gives you further insights into the alien speedster race that has invaded Central City, and how the Flash Family fights back!

Justice Society Of America #2 Preview

DC has posted several preview pages from Justice Society of America #2, and you can see them at Adventures In Poor Taste. The preview features Helena Wayne meeting the JSA in 1940, having travelled a century into the past to find Doctor Fate. Check it out at the link!

 

JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #2
Written by GEOFF JOHNS
Art and cover by MIKEL JANÍN
Variant cover by YANICK PAQUETTE
1:25 variant cover by TOM RANEY
1:50 foil variant cover by MIKEL JANÍN
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 2 of 12 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 12/27/22
THE NEW GOLDEN AGE CONTINUES! Huntress has arrived in the present day, but the Justice Society of America are not what she remembers. Can she get to the bottom of what’s happened to the world’s first superhero team? Will the helmet of Fate hold the answers Huntress seeks?

DC’s April 2023 Solicitations

DC has posted their full complement of solicitations for April 2023, and here are all the ones relating to the Flash. That month sees the end of “The One-Minute War” in the Flash solo book, as well as a light-hearted story involving Wallace and the twins. Plus, Wally keeps busy with the new Titans status quo in the Nightwing title.

You can see the solicitations in full at Newsarama.

THE FLASH #796
Written by JEREMY ADAMS
Pencils by ROGER CRUZ and FERNANDO PASARIN
Inks by WELLINGTON DIAS
Cover by TAURIN CLARKE
Variant cover by DANIELE DI NICUOLO
Variant cover by YASMIN FLORES MONTANEZ
1:25 variant cover by LEE GARBETT
1:50 foil variant cover by TAURIN CLARKE
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 4/4/23
It’s the final moments of the One-Minute War! Cornered by the evil Admiral Vel, the Flash family is on the edge of defeat, but some surprising allies give the speedsters one last chance to change the outcome of the war once and for all!

THE FLASH #797
Written by JEREMY ADAMS
Art by SERG ACUNA
Cover by TAURIN CLARKE
Variant cover by DANIELE DI NICUOLO
Variant cover by YASMIN FLORES MONTANEZ
1:25 variant cover by SERG ACUNA
1:50 foil variant cover by TAURIN CLARKE
Superman variant cover by FRANCIS MANAPUL
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 4/18/23
It’s a super-speed misadventure in babysitting as Kid Flash watches Jai and Irey, the Flash’s children! When a sleepover goes awry, Ace has to bring back the twins, Maxine, and a few new friends from across time and space!

JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #5
Written by GEOFF JOHNS
Art and cover by MIKEL JANIN
Variant cover by YANICK PAQUETTE
1:25 variant cover by EDWIN GALMON
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 5 of 12 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 4/25/23
Huntress’s journey through time comes to a head as the person chasing her through the timeline has finally caught up to her. Is the end of the line for Helena Wayne?

NIGHTWING #103
Written by TOM TAYLOR
Art by TRAVIS MOORE
Cover by BRUNO REDONDO
Backup written by C.S. PACAT
Backup art by EDUARDO PANSICA
Variant cover by TRAVIS MOORE
Variant cover by JAMAL CAMPBELL
1:25 variant cover by VASCO GEORGIEV
1:50 foil variant cover by TRAVIS MOORE
Superman variant cover by NICOLA SCOTT
$4.99 US | 40 pages | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 4/18/22
Who is the Grinning Man, who’s always grinning no matter what he’s doing, even when he’s murdering people, and what kind of deal did he make with Neron? Nightwing and the Titans better figure that out soon before they lose one of their team members…
Then, in the backup, Nightwing continues his lessons mentoring Jon Kent, a.k.a. Superman, and this time it’s about using your detective skills instead of your fists.

STARGIRL: THE LOST CHILDREN #6
Written by GEOFF JOHNS
Art and cover by TODD NAUCK
Variant cover by MARGUERITE SAUVAGE
1:25 variant cover by KEVIN MAGUIRE
$3.99 US | 32 pages | 6 of 6 | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 4/18/23
The battle for the fate of the lost children is here! Stargirl faces off against the Childminder on Orphan Island in the hopes of saving these forgotten sidekicks from her monstrous clutches. But if she succeeds, what does this mean the DC Universe timeline?

MULTIVERSITY: HARLEY SCREWS UP THE DCU #2
Written by FRANK TIERI
Art by LOGAN FAERBER
Cover by AMANDA CONNER
Variant cover by VASCO GEORGIEV
1:25 variant cover by JOHN McCREA
$4.99 US | 32 pages | 2 of 6 | Variant $5.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 4/11/23
Harley’s come face-to-face with the most unexpected ally—herself! But just who is this strange Quinn copy, and what the heck is she doing on this strange alternate Earth devoid of heroes and overrun by Starro’d versions of all of Harley’s best friends? (Here’s a hint: it has something to do with Harley screwing up the DCU.)

DARK CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS
Written by JOSHUA WILLIAMSON
Art by DANIEL SAMPERE and others
Cover by DANIEL SAMPERE and ALEJANDRO SANCHEZ
$39.99 US | 304 pages | Hardcover | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | ISBN: 978-1-77951-853-8
ON SALE 6/20/23
Crisis on Infinite Earths. Infinite Crisis. Final Crisis. And now…Dark Crisis on Infinite Earths! The epic event years in the making is finally here.
Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, and the rest of the Justice League are dead. The remaining heroes are left to protect the world from an onslaught of violent attacks by DC’s greatest villains! Can the legacy heroes step out of the shadows of the classic heroes to form a new Justice League? And will that be enough to stop a darkness greater than anything they’ve ever faced from destroying everything? Don’t miss out on the blockbuster event of the year, now collected in a hardcover edition! Collects Justice League #75 and Dark Crisis on Infinite Earths #0-7.

DARK CRISIS: YOUNG JUSTICE
Written by MEGHAN FITZMARTIN
Art by LAURA BRAGA
Cover by MAX DUNBAR
$24.99 US | 152 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover | ISBN: 978-1-77951-856-9
ON SALE 6/13/23
Crises have always had devastating impacts on the generation of heroes that makes up Young Justice, and the Dark Crisis will hit them even harder. Tim Drake, Impulse, and Superboy go missing during the Justice League’s funeral. The only person concerned enough to find them? Cassie Sandsmark, a.k.a. Wonder Girl. But…the three boys of Young Justice aren’t on this Earth anymore…They’re on the world of their dreams, one they may never want to leave!
Collecting the bestselling event tie-in Dark Crisis: Young Justice #1-6 by the acclaimed creative team of Meghan Fitzmartin (Batman: Urban Legends, Tim Drake: Robin) and Laura Braga (Harley Quinn).

DC PRIDE: THE NEW GENERATION
Written by KEVIN CONROY, ALYSSA WONG, TRAVIS G. MOORE, DEVIN GRAYSON, and others
Art by NICK ROBLES, BRITTNEY WILLIAMS, EVAN CAGLE, ZOE THOROGOOD, and others
Cover by PHIL JIMENEZ
$19.99 US | 192 pages | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | Hardcover | ISBN: 978-1-77951-848-4
ON SALE 5/23/23
DC celebrates Pride Month with more stories, more characters, and more pride than ever before! This gorgeous hardcover collects for the very first time: -Thirteen thrilling tales spotlighting LGBTQIA+ fan-favorites new and old including Superman (Jon Kent), Nubia, Kid Quick, Connor Hawke, Aquaman (Jackson Hyde), Green Lantern (Jo Mullein), Alysia Yeoh, the Ray, Harley Quinn, Poison Ivy, and Batwoman
-“Finding Batman,” an autobiographical comic written by the late Kevin Conroy and drawn by J. Bone that details how Kevin’s personal experiences from childhood to Hollywood ultimately informed his universally beloved performance as the iconic voice of Batman
-All five parts of Tim Drake’s coming-out story across Batman: Urban Legends #4-6, #10, and DC Pride: Tim Drake Special #1
-An introduction by activist, actress, and real-life superhero Nicole Maines
-Gorgeous art from across the complete DC Pride 2022 celebration!

TEEN TITANS ACADEMY VOL. 2: EXIT WOUNDS
Written by TIM SHERIDAN
Art by RAFA SANDOVAL, JORDI TARRAGONA, TOM DERENICK, and MIKE NORTON
Cover by RAFA SANDOVAL and ALEJANDRO SANCHEZ
$19.99 US | 240 pages | Softcover | 6 5/8″ x 10 3/16″ | ISBN: 978-1-77952-014-2
ON SALE 6/13/23
WHO IS RED X?
Titans Academy is where the classic Teen Titans teach the next generation of super-powered teens how to use their powers safely and responsibly…assuming the students (and their teachers) can survive the training! From the start, the academy has run in the shadow of a cunning enemy—the mysterious Red X. Can multiple generations of heroes discover their hidden enemy before Red X’s deadly endgame is unleashed? Collecting Teen Titans Academy #6-15, written by Tim Sheridan with art by Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona, Mike Norton, Tom Derenick, and more!

“A Ten-Second Week” Review of THE FLASH 791

The One-Minute War is on, and we’ve already seen multiple casualties. That includes the possible demise of [REDACTED], which would devastate the Flash Family. Still, there is no time for grief. The Fraction has come to Earth, and the only people still able to move are our favorite speedsters. Will they be able to save the day? Can they even hope to battle this force? Wanna know more? Follow us after the jump!

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Flash #791 Preview

DC has posted several preview pages from Flash #791, and you can see them at Adventures In Poor Taste. This is the second part of the “One-Minute War” arc, and the preview shows some of the devastating fallout from the Fraction’s initial attack last issue. Check it out at the link!

 

THE FLASH #791
Written by JEREMY ADAMS
Pencils by ROGER CRUZ
Inks by MATT BANNING
Cover by TAURIN CLARKE
Variant cover by DANIEL BAYLISS
Variant cover by MARCO D’ALFONSO
1:25 variant cover by KIM JACINTO
1:50 foil variant cover by TAURIN CLARKE
$3.99 US | 32 pages | Variant $4.99 US (card stock)
ON SALE 1/17/23
“The One-Minute War,” part two! The heroes are split after the alien speedsters known as the Fraction smashed into Central City, and must attempt to fend off attacks while trying to formulate a plan.
But there’s no time for the heroes to take a breather, as besides the speedsters, Miss Murder is also hunting the team—and she has speed hounds…

“One Minute War” Begins Here! Review of THE FLASH 790

The Flash (2016-) #790Whoever your favorite Flash may be, don’t worry, they’re all here. The Flash family has been coming together, and it’s a good thing. Because, we are embarking on a unique journey for the fastest people alive – something called “The One Minute War”. It all begins here in THE FLASH. Wanna know more? Follow us after the jump!

SPOILERS AHEAD!

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