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Thank FOC It's Friday

Jeff Bridges, Empyre and Death Metal Thank FOC It's Friday

Because this represents the comic book industry returning to comic book stores en masse,[caption id="attachment_1137873" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jeff Bridges, Empyre and Death Metal Thank FOC It's Friday.[/caption]Traditionally FOC is the date when retailers have a last chance to amend their advance orders for comic books without penalty A final chance for publishers to promote books[...]

New FOC Variant Covers for Death Metal #3 From Artgerm, Capullo, More

New FOC Variant Covers for Death Metal #3 From Artgerm, Capullo, Finch

The third issue of Dark Nights: Death Metal #3 from DC Comics is on Final Order Cutoff this coming weekend which is as good a reason as any for DC to reveal the variant covers for this issue We start with an open to order variant cover by David Finch featuring the Flash (to be[...]

Empyre Propaganda Promotional Poster

Promotional Posters LCBS Get: Empyre, Punchline, Joker, & Death Metal

A Robin 80th Anniversary Special #1 Main Cover poster was released last month, but sadly the Catwoman 80th Anniversary Special #1 did not get the same love.[caption id="attachment_1224744" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Joker 80th Anniversary Special #1 Main Cover Promotional Poster[/caption] Finally, DC released this last week four posters all promoting the same one comic Dark Knights Death Metal #1.  All four posters are 24”[...]

A Man Among Ye #1 Variant Cover

The Back-Order List 6/17/20: Hawkman, Crow, Ludocrats & A Man Among Ye

Hawkman #24 sees both covers gone, Nightwing Annual #3 not having enough copies to go around, and the Variant Cover for The Green Lantern Season 2 #4 is no longer available from Diamond. [gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="1227473,1227474,1227477,1227481"] Finally, DC's huge mega Event Crossover sees its first issue sell big, and have four of the variant covers fall[...]

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Death Metal Dominates Bleeding Cool Bestseller List – With A Big Wynd

- as this week, it was all about DC Comics and Death Metal.[caption id="attachment_1221799" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Death Metal Dominates Bleeding Cool Bestseller List - With A Big Wynd.[/caption]Top ten bestselling comics of the week With no new Marvel titles, DC Comics rules the roost this week but it is notable that Death Metal was the bestselling[...]

DC Comics Pulls Warren Ellis Death Metal Story

Warren Ellis Dinosaur Batman Story Removed From Death Metal

It was a surprising piece of news, that Warren Ellis was going to write a two-page story in the Death Metal spinoff comic book Dark Nights: Death Metal Legends of the Dark Knights Even more so that it would be telling the origin of an evil Bruce Wayne Batman from a Dark Dimension, who had transplanted[...]

The Two Mising Titles

The Two Missing Titles From Free Comic Book Summer

As a nation hears more about her heroic exploits, it inspires some citizens to consider their own unique gifts, and how they could be used to help protect the world – among them Alan Scott, who will become the first Green Lantern! Of course, plenty from Generation Zero tied into the current Death Metal and the[...]

Yiung Justice and Death Metal Look At The Crisis

Death Metal and Young Justice Throw Exposition At The Many Crises

And it looks as if Wally West has been filling him in.[caption id="attachment_1222359" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Death Metal and Young Justice Throw Exposition At The Many Crises.[/caption]As Bart does his very best Basil Exposition impression.So he sees the Crises that have impacted the DC Universe as examples of chaos, of change[...]

DC Comics Mix Up 1:100 Covers For Death Metal #1

DC Comics Mix Up 1:100 Covers For Death Metal #1

Today sees the release of Dark Nights: Death Metal #1, one of DC's biggest selling comic books of the year We ran a few fun teasers yesterday that seemed rather popular In order to help DC reach those heady heights, they offered a number of tiered covers and promotions, such as the 1:100 B&W Sketch[...]

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Ten Thoughts About Dark Nights: Death Metal #1 (Spoilers)

Here are Ten Thoughts about Dark Nights: Death Metal #1, out this Tuesday or Wednesday, depending There are no serious spoilers here but there may be semi-spoilers Your mileage may vary of course But you might want to ease on caution, depending on your risk-aversity.1 Sergeant Rock goes full blown American soldier closer to Hank[...]


Warren Ellis to Write Evil Robot Dinosaur Batman in Death Metal

that b) it would be called Death Metal and c) showed off artwork, all through pounding shoes on pavements But pandemic or no pandemic, we are finally getting there It was James Tynion IV who gave us the nod That the Death Metal editor Marie Javins got Warren Ellis to write about an evil Robot[...]


Batman #92 Beats Death Metal #1 in Advance Reorders

Batman #92 had a quarter of a million copies originally ordered, so it's return to the top spot may be ezpect, but it was up against the big event launch written by Batman writer James Tynion's old teacher Scott Snyder? Has the student bested the master? Only if you don't count that Death Metal had[...]


Wally, Barry and Jay to Appear in Death Metal Spinoff, Speed Metal

So Scott Snyder, writer of Dark Nights: Death Metal #1 going to FOC today, went on a live Instagram stream about a month ago and talked a lot about Death Metal. The feed has gone but this mention of Speed Metal was snipped off and posted on social media.Scott Snyder states that the energy that Wally[...]

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Doctor Manhattan in Dark Nights: Death Metal, and More

This almost insurmountably terrible version of itself, where Perpetua has given the Batman Who Laughs the Earth to rule over, while she destroys the multiverse." Also how, while standing on its own, Dark Nights: Death Metal also connects years of DC history, including recent events like Year of the Villain: Hell Arisen and Doomsday Clock. [caption id="attachment_1204886" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Doctor Manhattan in[...]

Death Metal and Fire Power on Cover of Next Weeks' Diamond Previews

Death Metal and Fire Power on Cover of Next Weeks' Diamond Previews

Death Metal takes the cover of next week's Diamond Previews, courtesy of Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo and DC Comics While the back cover spotlight's the Free Comic Book Day offering from Robert Kirkman, Chris Samnee and Image Comics, Fire Power The spine will feature 'Fane's Streamliner: Bye-Bye Lisa Dora, an original graphic novel from Magnetic[...]