Tuesday Roundup: Superman Gets One Lex of a Problem
Hey, did you know that November is Ridiculously Awesome New Comics Month? Okay, no, not in any official capacity. But who needs official recognition when you have the next chapter of Forever Evil (which you can see brought to over-the-top life in this week’s episode of “DC All Access), the return of Superman Unchained, Arrow’s Diggle meeting up with Oliver’s comic book counterpart in GREEN ARROW #25, and Batman teaming up with everyone’s favorite ghost-hunting, snack-loving dog in SCOOBY-DOO TEAM UP #1!
Come on, you know you’re curious about that one! And while you’re at it, why not check out the debut of bestselling My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic writer Heather Nuhfer on Scooby’s ongoing series in SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU #39? Dogs are kind of like ponies, right?
But back to super heroes. So far in Superman Unchained, we’ve watched the Man of Steel trade punches with falling satellites and the powerful new super-villain, Wraith. But this week’s can’t-miss new issue marks the emergence of a familiar and all-too-unfriendly face, Lex Luthor, who really compounds Superman’s problems…and reveals a surprising gift at creating origami super heroes.
You won’t want to miss it, or any of this week’s other new titles, including new issues of Batman/Superman, Earth 2, Batman: Black and White, Green Lantern, Detective Comics, Swamp Thing and Trinity of Sin: The Phantom Stranger!
Check out all of this week’s new comic previews below…
USA TODAY ran an exclusive preview of EARTH 2 #17 and interviewed writer Tom Taylor. THE LOS ANGELES TIMES’ HERO COMPLEX also ran an exclusive preview of the issue, and interviewed artist Nicola Scott.
THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER ran an exclusive preview of SUPERMAN UNCHAINED #4.
GAWKER’s KOTAKU ran an exclusive preview of BATMAN/SUPERMAN #5 and interviewed writer Greg Pak. (Link coming soon!)
IGN ran an exclusive preview of FOREVER EVIL #3.
NERDIST ran an exclusive preview of SWAMP THING #25.
CBS’ MAN CAVE ran an exclusive preview of THE MOVEMENT #6.
GAMMA SQUAD ran an exclusive preview of HINTERKIND #2.
COMIC BOOK RESOURCES ran an exclusive preview of ACTION COMICS #25.
NEWSARAMA ran an exclusive preview of GREEN LANTERN #25.
COMIC VINE ran an exclusive preview of GREEN ARROW #25.
13TH DIMENSION ran an exclusive preview of DETECTIVE COMICS #25 and interviewed writer John Layman.
MULTIVERSITY COMICS ran an exclusive preview of STORMWATCH #25.
The official Batman Facebook page ran an exclusive preview of BATWING #25.
BATMAN-NEWS.COM ran an exclusive preview of BATMAN BLACK AND WHITE #3.
The official DC Entertainment website ran exclusive previews of TRILLIUM #4 and TRINITY OF SIN: THE PHANTOM STRANGER #13.