Dark Days The Forge Kicks Off DC's Blockbuster Event
DC's Summer event of 2017 kicks off with "Dark Days: The Forge"! Superstar writers and Batman scribes Scott Snyder & James Tynion IV takes the reigns of the DC Universe for an all new event which will have everybody talking! The event of the year brings the Justice League together as they face a threat unlike any other! What is Bruce Wayne's secret? Featuring an all-star cast of writers including, Jim Lee, John Romita, Jr. and Andy Kubert!
Aquaman, The Flash and more of DC’s pantheon of heroes suspect Batman of hiding a dark secret that could threaten the very existence of the multiverse! It’s an epic that will span generations—but how does it connect to the origins of one of DC’s most legendary heroes?
Other comics out this week
Writer Jim Zub teams up with artist Ario Anindito to bring Marvel Readers "Secret Empire: United #1", a tie-in to Marvel's Secret Empire event! Steve Rogers has finally brought peace to the planet, securing the borders of the land that he loves against any and all threats. And his peace will be maintained - by any means necessary. So when skirmishes break out on the outskirts of mutant-controlled territory, Hydra's supreme leader takes matters into his own hands. Don't miss this oversized one-shot!
Marvel's "The Defenders" launches this week with an oversized first issue! Daredevil! Luke Cage! Jessica Jones! Iron Fist! Individually, these four heroes have been on the front lines of the battle to keep the streets of the city safe and secure! But now, with a deadly enemy from the dim past making a major move to unite the underworld, they will need to become more — they will need to become The Defenders! Writer Brian Michael Bendis (New Avengers) teams up with artist David Marquez for this series set in the streets of New York!
Fans will be excited to see Ben Reilly back in his classic threads in "Ben Reilly: Scarlet Spider #3"! We hope it'll make a difference, because the Scarlet Spider's at odds with a deeply connected crime lord and her impervious consigliere. Writer Peter David (The Death of Jean DeWolff) and Artist Mark Bagley (Ultimate Spider-Man) continue their run of the hero clone turned Clone Conspiracy villain!
Trade of the week
This week's featured TPB is Geoff Johns' "Hawkman Book 1"!
Geoff Johns' epic run on Hawkman reinvents the winged warrior as Carter Hall and Kendra Saunders unravel the mysteries within the southern epicenter called St. Roch, travel to exotic lands and battle creatures and villains of ancient and new myth!
Collects HAWKMAN #1-14 and HAWKMAN SECRET FILES #1!