Changes are afoot in the Superman books. In June, “Event Leviathan,” from current “Superman” and “Action Comics” scribe Brian Michael Bendis launches. In addition, “Lois Lane” and “Superman’s Pal, Jimmy Olsen” are both beginning in July. And, continuing along, along with “Action” and “Superman,” is “Supergirl” from writer Marc Andreyko and artist Kevin Maguire.
In this anthology one-shot, “Superman: Leviathan Rising” – we get stories from all four corners – Superman, Supergirl, Lois, and Jimmy – of the Super-universe. Today, we are thrilled to share an exclusive preview of the Supergirl portion, featuring guest illustrator Eduardo Pansica. The 80-page book is out on May 29th.
Written by Brian Michael Bendis, Greg Rucka, Matt Fraction, and Marc Andreyko
Penciled by Yanick Paquette, Mike Perkins, Steve Lieber, and Eduardo Pansica
Inked by Yanick Paquette, Mike Perkins, Steve Lieber, and Julio Ferrerria
Colored by Nathan Fairbairn, Paul Mounts, and FCO Plasencia
Lettered by Dave Sharpe, Simon Bowland, Clayton Cowles, Tom Napolitano, and ALW’s Troy Peteri
An all-star roster of writers and artists highlight the new threat of Leviathan, but also tees up new ongoing series for Jimmy Olsen by writer Matt Fraction and artist Steve Lieber, and Lois Lane by writer Greg Rucka and artist Mike Perkins, coming in June! As Leviathan enacts a plan to take down Superman, it’s up to Lois, Jimmy and the heroes of the DC Universe to rescue the Man of Steel.
Thanks to DC Comics for the preview, and make sure to pick up the book on Wednesday!