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Posts tagged Detective Comics

Jun 4 '13

Preview of Detective #21 - The Return of Harper Row

Detective Comics #21 is out tomorrow and it features Harper Row, the young woman who was last seen helping him in Batman #18. According to the Source in this issue

When Batman intercepts an out-of-town hit squad targeting a visiting foreign dignitary, it seems like an open and shut case. But it turns out the Dark Knight’s troubles are just beginning when a mysterious woman named Penumbra emerges from the shadows to confront him on his home turf. Who is pulling Penumbra’s strings and what is her connection to Bruce Wayne’s past?

Here’s a look.

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Jul 5 '12

DC names New ‘Tec Writer

DC announced today the new writer of Detective Comics this morning and as I said earlier this week it may surprise some folks — John Layman of Image’s award-winning Chew. While Layman was once an editor at Wildstrom this is his first ongoing for DC Comics

DC also named Jason Fabrok artist. Here’s a look at his cover for issue #13 the team’s first issue.

I’m looking foward to seeing what Layman cooks up. Detective needs some new, innovative blood.

(Source: dccomics.com)

Jul 10 '11

Does Detective Comics #1 have a new cover? Or is this a variant?

Here’s what is posted on the www.thenew52.com as the cover to Detective Comics #1

Here’s what is being solicited by Westfield Comics

Both by Tony Daniel. Is this a variant?

May 24 '11

Preview for Detective Comics #877

I’ve going to keep saying it until I’ve converted you all. Snyder’s run on ‘Tec to date has been one of the best runs on the book recently and I believe will be a legendary run. And this issue looks to be no exception. I complain about alternating artists on books, but in the case of ‘Tec the alternating of Franco Francavilla and Jock has been all pleasure and no pain.

Here’s a page of Jock’s art from tomorrow’s issue. You can see the rest of the preview at the Source. (But I do have one nit. They ruined Jock’s cover by putting a banner of RR as Hal Jordan. )