DC PRESENTS GENERATION ONE: AGE OF MYSTERIES
The Cost In direction of DC’s Future Continues!
Collection of 5 One-Shot Comics Highlight DC’s Tremendous Hero Heritage, Whereas Revealing Secrets and techniques that Will Form its Future!
BURBANK, CA (February 13, 2020) – The path to DC’s future continues to unfold in Era One: Age of Mysteries! On sale in Might, Era One: Age of Mysteries is the primary of 5 outsized Status format one-shots, every detailing a distinct age in DC’s storied, tremendous heroic legacy!
Era One: Age of Mysteries follows DC’s Era Zero: Gods Amongst Us, in shops on Free Comedian E book Day 2020.
“The Era sequence of specials are constructed to carry the brand new DC timeline to life,” stated DC Writer Dan DiDio. “With Era One: Age of Mysteries and each subsequent quantity we’ll be shining a highlight on the 80-plus-year publishing historical past of the DC universe whereas charting the course for the brilliant way forward for DC’s characters. All of our best tales and occasions will create the backdrop and context for the nice new adventures we have now deliberate. Every thing counts, and we assure there’ll be surprises alongside the best way!”
Readers of Era One: Age of Mysteries will witness firsthand main occasions from all through the historical past of the DC universe as seen by way of the eyes of characters like Surprise Girl, Lucius Fox, Alfred Pennyworth, Inexperienced Lantern (Alan Scott), The Spectre (Jim Corrigan), Mister Terrific (Terry Sloane), and others. The sequence of one-shots may also expose secrets and techniques from DC’s historical past, equivalent to:
- What was the beforehand undocumented “huge bang” of the Age of Mysteries?
- Which character really ushers within the daybreak of Tremendous Heroes, inspiring all the remainder?
- What was the actual motive behind the Justice Society of America’s retirement?
- Which Golden Age hero will change into historical past’s best villain?
- What contentious alliance stored the Wayne household dynasty alive after Thomas and Martha’s deaths?
- Who’re the brand new, never-seen-before wildcards that will likely be instrumental in fashioning DC’s push to the long run?
These 5 books could have all of the solutions to those questions, establishing DC’s boldest storylines ever whereas laying the groundwork for extra pleasure to return. The 5 Era points will function a who’s who of inventive expertise, with an overarching story by Brian Michael Bendis, Dan Jurgens, Andy Schmidt, Robert Venditti, and Joshua Williamson, illustrated by artists together with Doug Mahnke, Bryan Hitch, Mikel Janín, Ivan Reis, David Marquez, and extra.
Era One: Age of Mysteries is scripted by Andy Schmidt, with lead artwork by Doug Mahnke. Every of DC’s Era one-shots will function a canopy by Jim Cheung and a variant cowl by Gary Frank. Era Two: Age of the Metahuman, Era Three: Age of Disaster, Era 4: Age of Rebirth and Era 5: Age of Tomorrow will comply with month-to-month after Era One: Age of Mysteries.
Era One: Age of Mysteries is a 48-page, Status format one-shot on sale at comedian ebook shops and taking part on-line retailers on Might 27, 2020. For extra data on the World’s Best Tremendous Heroes, go to www.dccomics.com, the DC YouTube channel, or comply with @DCComics and @TheDCNation on social media.
DC is likely one of the largest English-language publishers of comics and graphic novels on the planet and residential to a few of the most iconic and recognizable characters ever created. As a inventive unit of WarnerMedia, DC is charged with strategically integrating its tales and characters throughout movie, tv, shopper merchandise, dwelling leisure, interactive video games, and the DC Universe subscription streaming service. For extra data, go to dccomics.com.
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