DC Comics Cancels Manhunters Secret History, Walmart Giants, Reprints

There's a brace of DC Comics cancellations coming down the pipe, with a number of 100-Page Giants that would normally have debated in Walmart, now cancelled altogether, as well as Dollar and Facsimile reprints. DC also cancels the planned series Manhunters: The Secret History by Marc Andreyko and Renato Guedes, which was originally solicited for May, thus;

After the revelation of Leviathan's true identity in the pages of Event Leviathan, Kate Spencer-an earlier Manhunter-must go on a quest to uncover just how deep Leviathan's plans go. What Kate didn't expect is a conspiracy that goes back to the very beginnings of DC history! Unearthing the past to save the future, this is Manhunters: The Secret History! Eisner Award-winning writer Marc Andreyko returns to his classic crime-fighter in this hard-hitting miniseries that will reverberate across the DC Universe!

DC Comics Cancels Manhunters Secret History, Walmart Giants, Reprints

DC is really pulling the plaster, announcing so many cancellations at once. DC cancels a surprising number of Walmart Giant titles. The Wonder Woman 84 I would have guessed, because of the movie delay. But cancellations of Titans, Swamp Thing and Flash? Deep cuts it seems. The Batman and Superman titles are still continuing though,

Cancelled Giant Comics:

  • Titans Giant #2
  • Flash Giant #5
  • Swamp Thing Giant #5
  • Teen Titans Go!/DC Super Hero Girls Giant #1
  • Wonder Woman 84 Giant #1

Cancelled Facsimile Edition:

  • Green Lantern #76 Facsimile Edition
  • Man-Bat #1 Facsimile Edition
  • Batman #321 Facsimile Edition
  • Flash #135 Facsimile Edition

Cancelled Dollar Comics:

  • Dollar Comics: Batman #13 (2013)
  • Dollar Comics: Batman #450
  • Dollar Comics: Batman #663
  • Dollar Comics: Catwoman #1 (2002)
  • Dollar Comics: Catwoman #1 (2011)
  • Dollar Comics: Checkmate #1 (2006)
  • Dollar Comics: Detective Comics #826
  • Dollar Comics: Green Lantern #1 (2011)
  • Dollar Comics: Dark Nights: Metal #1
  • Dollar Comics: Green Lantern #29 (2008)
  • Dollar Comics: Manhunter #1 (2004)
  • Dollar Comics: Stars and S.T.R.I.P.E. #1
  • Dollar Comics: Wonder Woman #212
  • Dollar Comics: Wonder Woman #14 (2005)
  • Dollar Comics: Wonder Woman #206 (1987)
  • DC Classics: Justice League #50
  • Dollar Comics: Saga of the Swamp Thing #21
  • Dollar Comics: Legion of Super-Heroes #1 (1989)

Any more for any more cancels?

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