Over the course of last week, we provided you with a first look at the solicits for the October titles in DC Comics-The New 52. In case you missed it, earlier today THE NEW YORK POST exclusively revealed the cover to ACTION COMICS #1. Below, check out the solicits for the second issues in the Superman group books in DC Comics-The New 52: ACTION COMICS #2 Written by GRANT MORRISON Art by RAGS MORALES and RICK BRYANT Cover by RAGS MORALES Variant cover by ETHAN VAN SCIVER 1:200 B&W variant cover by RAGS MORALES On sale OCTOBER 5 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T In his weakest moment, Superman is taken down – but by whom? And if the world wasn’t ready for a man with super powers, they’re utterly unprepared for the rage of a Superman cornered! The cornerstone character of the new DCU continues his debut adventure! SUPERMAN #2 Written by GEORGE PEREZ Breakdowns and cover by GEORGE PEREZ Art by JESUS MERINO On sale OCTOBER 26 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T The all-new adventures of Superman continue! Everyone can see the new villain who’s attacking Superman – except The Man of Steel! How can he stop a threat that none of his super-senses can detect? Meanwhile, a Daily Planet reporter starts digging up some dirt on Superman, including a secret that could ruin him forever! SUPERBOY #2 Written by SCOTT LOBDELL Art by RB SILVA and ROB LEAN Cover by ERIC CANETE On sale OCTOBER 12 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Project N.O.W.H.E.R.E. has put a lot of effort into creating their Superboy, and they intend to make sure he performs to their standards. And what better opportunity for him to demonstrate his raw power than to throw him into an alien prison riot? Good luck, Superboy… you’re going to need it! SUPERGIRL #2 Written by MICHAEL GREEN and MIKE JOHNSON Art by MAHMUD ASRAR and DAN GREEN Cover by MAHMUD ASRAR On sale OCTOBER 19 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T Get ready for a super-smackdown as Supergirl fights her cousin, The Man of Steel! What could cause these two to come to blows? Can the teenage Supergirl hold her own against the adult Superman? Well, let’s just say she’s got a trick or two up those fancy new sleeves of hers...
The New Adventures of the Man of Steel Continue
BY: David Hyde
Monday, July 18th, 2011