This Week: Blackest Night, Wednesday Comics and More

This week the Flash appears in a new installment of Wednesday Comics, plus team books The Titans, JSA vs. Kobra, Super-Friends, and the launch of this year’s highly-anticipated event, Blackest Night!

Wednesday Comics #2

Wednesday ComicsThis week features the second issue of the 12-part weekly Wednesday Comics, including a new Flash/Iris West segment by Karl Kerschl and Brenden Fletcher

7” x 10”, 16 pg, FC, $3.99 US

Team books and crossovers after the cut!

Titans #15

Titans #15Written by JT Krul
Art by Ed Benes & Rob Hunter
Cover by Angel Unzueta & Wayne Faucher

Prelude to Blackest Night: Titans! Tempest returns! And how will his arrival affect the Titans? The last page not only answers this question, but will have fans buzzing.

32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

JSA Vs. Kobra: Engines of Faith #2

JSA vs. Kobra: Engines of Faith #2Written by Eric Trautmann
Art by Don Kramer & Michael Babinski
Cover by Gene Ha

A reinvigorated Kobra has attacked the Justice Society in their home, thrusting the heroes into a maelstrom of deception and violence, and the evidence points to an even bigger target on the horizon: S.T.A.R. Labs. As the Justice Society tracks Kobra sleeper cells through the streets of Metropolis, the mystery of Jason Burr’s master plan deepens. Can the team defuse the threat in time — or will the growing tensions between them spell victory for Kobra? Continuing the new miniseries event from Eric Trautmann (Checkmate, Final Crisis: Resist) and artist Don Kramer (Detective Comics, Nightwing)!

2 of 6 · 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

Blackest Night #1

Blackest Night #1Written by Geoff Johns
Art and cover by Ivan Reis & Oclair Albert
Variant cover by Ethan Van Sciver
Sketch variant cover by Ivan Reis & Oclair Albert

Geoff Johns and Ivan Reis raise the dead in the most anticipated comics story of the year!

Throughout the decades, death has plagued the DC Universe and taken the lives of heroes and villains alike. But to what end? As the War of Light rages on, the prophecy of the Blackest Night descends upon us, with Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps at the center of it all.

Don’t miss this 8-issue epic taking the DCU beyond the grave!

This issue will ship with three covers. For every 25 copies of the Standard Edition (with a cover by Ivan Reis & Oclair Albert), retailers may order one copy of the Variant Edition (with a cover by Ethan Van Sciver). For every 250 copies of the Standard Edition, retailers may order one copy of the Sketch Variant Edition (with a cover by Ivan Reis & Oclair Albert).

1 of 8 – 48 pg, FC, $3.99 US

Super Friends #17

Super Friends #17Written by Sholly Fisch
Art by Stewart McKenny and Phil Moy
Cover by J. Bone

Fiddle-de-dee! The Super Friends celebrate Independence Day with a time-travel trek! The teams set off to meet the greatest heroes they can imagine — the Founding Fathers!

32 pg, FC, $2.50 US

Super Friends: Calling All Super Friends TP

Super Friends TPB 2Written by Sholly Fisch
Art by Dario Brizuela, Stewart McKenny and Phil Moy
Cover by J. Bone

Filled with exciting adventures for new readers and old, this second SUPER FRIENDS volume collects the JLA’s battles with foes including Amos Fortune and Starro, as originally seen in issues #8-14 of the monthly series. Plus, check out a Halloween adventure featuring Batman’s nemesis Scarecrow and a Christmas tale of Dr. Light.

144 pg, FC, $12.99 US