Joss Whedon, Brian Lynch, Tim Kane, David Messina, Stephen Mooney, John Byrne, Nick Runge, Fabio Mantovani, Kevyn Schmidt & Mirco Pierfederici Full graphic novel, collecting issues #6-8: The second collection of IDW’s smash-hit Angel: After the Fall series plotted by Joss Whedon and Brian Lynch, scripted by Lynch, and this time featuring an array of talented artists. First Night tells the story of what happened on the very night Los Angeles went straight to hell—the incident that ended the Angel television series with such a shocking cliffhanger. Why did the team go their separate ways? And how did Connor rise up to become one of Hell’s greatest champions? John Byrne, David Messina, Nick Runge, and many other artists contribute the multiple tales in this volume.
John Byrne & Dick Giordano A stunning tale of heroics and history, SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL VOL. 1 magnificently retells and reinvents the origin and early adventures of the Man of Steel. In this fastpaced, revelatory book, Superman begins his ascension to iconic hero as he leaves Smallville and becomes Metropolis's revered protector and guardian. Featuring the Man of Steel's legendary first encounters with Lex Luthor, Lois Lane, and Batman, this amazing book also includes a deadly battle with Bizarro, a fateful encounter with Lana Lang, and Superman's astonishing discovery of his Kryptonian heritage.
John Byrne & Dick Giordano Superman enters the post-CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS age with this limited series by superstar John Byrne introducing an all-new origin tale that gives a completely different take on the early days of the Man of Steel and his home planet of Krypton!
Len Wein & John Byrne “IN THE BEGINNING…” After he receives in the mail the remnants of the Batman costume his father once wore and discovers its empty display case adorned with a threatening note, the Caped Crusader recalls the events that led to his becoming Batman and his earliest cases where he met James Gordon and brought the people responsible for his parents' deaths to justice.
Dan Jurgens, Karl Kesel, David Michelinie, Louise Simonson, John Byrne, Curt Swan & Gil Kane A special historical one-shot issue featuring the marriage of Clark Kent and Lois Lane, with appearances from characters throughout the DC Universe and with stories and art by creators from throughout the Man of Steel’s career!
Jeff Gelb, Michael Garrett, Grant Morrison, Richard Laymon, Nancy Collins, Kurt Busiek, John Byrne & Mick Garris In Hotter Blood, sex and horror are coupled to an ecstatic effect. This is the second in the provocative anthology series that defined a genre and spanned a generation. Grant Morrison’s Bram Stoker- nominated “The Braille Encyclopedia” spearheads a collection of 24 original stories, with additional contributions from horror stars like Richard Laymon and Nancy Collins, comic book talents Kurt Busiek and John Byrne, and superstar horror director Mick Garris. Explore the dark side of having your lover in “The Tub” with you, find out when “Confession” isn’t good for the soul, and feed your hunger for erotic horror with this delectable collection…
Cemetery Dance called Hotter Blood “outstanding,” Gauntlet labeled it “aggressive and riveting, a virtual Who’s Who of modern horror,” and to 2AM Magazine, it’s “Amazing… highly recommended.”
Chris Claremont, John Byrne & Scott Lobdell Magneto's future, Wolverine's past - and the X-Men in between! From Asteroid M to Weapon X, Marvel's mightiest mutants are getting brainwashed wherever they go! Magneto acquires a new army, the Hand revives an old enemy, and it's up to the X-Men to stop either plan from succeeding! Acolytes, ninjas and more! Featuring mysteries from the history of Wolverine, with the first flashback appearance of Team X! It's the opening issues of 1991's "adjectiveless" X-Men like you've never seen them before - remastered and recolored in modern style! Collecting X-MEN (1991) #1-7.
Chris Claremont, Dave Cockrum & John Byrne Collects Uncanny X-Men (1963) #101-110. Wolverine, Nightcrawler, Storm, Colossus; Endowed with unique abilities, these mutants were summoned by Professor X to rescue the original X-Men, an underground organization sworn to protect those that fear and hate them. Relive their original adventures; discover the human within the hero and the truth behind the legend!
John Byrne & Terry Austin A LEGENDS crossover, continued from WARLORD #115. While Lois interviews Glorious Godfrey, Superman is transported to Apokolips by Darkseid and is shocked by the conditions there. Continued in ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #426.
John Byrne, Jerry Ordway, Marv Wolfman, Terry Austin, Dick Giordano & Mike Machlan A chronological reprinting of a new era for Superman begins! SUPERMAN #1-3, ACTION COMICS #585-587 and ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #424-426 are collected, reintroducing readers to the likes of Lex Luthor, Metallo, Darkseid, and more!
Roger Stern, Jerry Ordway, John Byrne, Ron Frenz & Digikore Studios Superman has always battled a wide array of powerful and strange villains, but none as unique as Mister Mxyzptlk! This imp from the fifth dimension doesn’t want to destroy the Man of Steel-he just wants to drive him nuts! Once Mxy is taken care of, Superman must deal with the return of Metallo, the all-new Doom Patrol and the strange science created by Cadmus. While all of this is happening a strange ship crashes to Earth and changes the world forever. Ever since Clark Kent learned that he was a strange visitor from the planet Krypton he believed himself to be the last survivor of a doomed civilization. That is all about to change when he discovers the existence of other Kryptonians. Now, after seeing the destruction they have wrought, Superman must battle his own people and bring them to justice. And who, or what, is the mysterious being who calls herself Supergirl? Collects SUPERMAN #19-22, THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #441-444, DOOM PATROL #10 and SUPERMAN ANNUAL #2.
John Byrne & Dick Giordano Lois Lane drives off a pier in order to get Superman’s attention so she can interview him for the Daily Planet. In addition, Superman writes his first story for the Metropolitan newspaper, leading to the meeting of Lois and Clark!
Chris Claremont, John Byrne & Terry Austin Collects Uncanny X-Men #111-121. The heart of an Antarctic volcano. The steamy jungles of the hidden Savage Land. Coastal Japan in flames and the far-flung Canadian city of Calgary buried in drifts of snow. All these locales and more await our merry band of mutants in the following eleven issues- and there's no time to catch your breath! This volume reads as one long story, setting the tone for the heavy continuity approach the next two decades would take. The first issue the X-Men wake up somewhere strange and by the end of the book, they still haven't gotten home!
John Byrne Into the age of diners, leather jackets, and Buddy Holly comes a monster worse than any that ever made popcorn fly in front of a drive-in screen—the Alien. Legendary creator John Byrne puts his unique spin on the Aliens universe with a tale of the first Alien invasion, one that took place in 1950's suburban America! When you Byrne an Alien, you know it’ll give off heat!
John Byrne & Dick Giordano Superman heads to Gotham City and finds himself at odds with the brutal—and oftentimes unlawful—methods Batman uses to fight crime when the Dark Knight tricks Superman into helping him by putting an innocent life on the line!
Chris Claremont, John Byrne, George Pérez & Terry Austin Collects Uncanny X-Men (1963) #122-131 & Annual #3. Experience the thrills and excitement of these classic tales as the X-Men battle the mutant menace Proteus, the trickster Arcade (with a little help from the web-slinging wonder, Spider-Man) and the White Queen! Witness the emergence of Jean Grey as the Phoenix, Colossus' transformation into the Proletarian, and the first ever appearances of Emma Frost, the Hellfire Club, disco-queen Dazzler and Kitty Pryde!
John Byrne Following up on last years hugely successful "Strange New Worlds" photonovel, John Byrne once again sets sail aboard the Starship: Enterprise, this time with an ongoing, bi-monthly series that begins by going through the looking glass to tell the story of what happened after the classic "Mirror, Mirror" episode of the original series. The crew discovers two strangers in their midst, and quickly learns that one has made a pact with one of James Kirk's oldest foes. "The Mirror, Cracked" is the title, and the action unfolds today!
John Byrne Captain Kirk has found himself all alone on the Enterprise before—but what happens when each individual member of the crew finds themselves in a similar state? And who is behind this... isolation?
John Byrne & Dick Giordano Lex Luthor scans Superman’s cellular and molecular structure, enabling one of his scientists to create a being with strength, powers and memories almost equal to Superman. Superman meets his match when Bizarro arrives in Metropolis!
John Byrne & Karl Kesel Tired of trading blows with Batman, the Clown Prince of Crime makes his way to Metropolis! However, the Joker just is clueless about why the Man of Steel doesn’t see the humor in this move.
John Byrne A special extra-length, one-of-a-kind “fotonovel” sequel to a beloved classic! Years ago, James Kirk saved his ship, but the price was the life of his oldest friend in Starfleet—or was it? The crew of the starship ENTERPRISE faces a staggering discovery in a brand-new "episode" of the original STAR TREK.
John Byrne & Dick Giordano Lois and Clark go on a cruise that gets hijacked—a cruise that also includes the power-mad business mogul Lex Luthor! Witness the birth of the Man of Steel’s ultimate arch-rival as John Byrne’s new take on Superman’s early days continues!
John Byrne, Marv Wolfman, Jerry Ordway & Paul Levitz The fourth collection featuring Superman tales from the 1980s, featuring SUPERMAN #7-8, ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #430-431, ACTION COMICS #590, 591, and LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #37-38! Superman encounters Rampage for the first time, has a rematch with Mammoth, contends with a mysterious Superboy, and more!
Jeph Loeb, Marv Wolfman, John Byrne, Greg Pak, Michael Turner, Mike McKone, Scott Kolins & Terry Austin BEWARE THE DARKSEID! In the pantheon of Superman’s greatest foes, none are as power-hungry, destructive, and oppressive as Darkseid-the despot leader of the hellish world of Apokolips! Darkseid’s ambition to conquer and enslave all of existence knows no bounds-and as one of the most dangerous villains in the universe, he stops at nothing so he can exert his will with force and fear on all who he encounters. His godlike powers are almost unmatched…except for the Man of Steel himself! Featuring the work of comics’ legends John Byrne (THE MAN OF STEEL), Jerry Ordway (THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN), Jeph Loeb (SUPERMAN FOR ALL SEASONS), Jim Starlin (Infinity Gauntlet), Paul Dini (DETECTIVE COMICS), Michael Turner (SUPERMAN/BATMAN), Mike McKone (TEEN TITANS), Greg Pak (BATMAN/SUPERMAN) and more, SUPERMAN VS. DARKSEID showcases the most suspenseful stories of the Man of Tomorrow’s most dangerous duels with the ruler of Apokolips! Stories include ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #426, ACTION COMICS #586, SUPERMAN VS DARKSEID: APOKOLIPS NOW! #1, DEATH OF THE NEW GODS #8, and more!
John Byrne & Dick Giordano Clark Kent’s childhood sweetheart Lana Lang is back in Smallville, and the Man of Steel decides to pay her a visit. In the process, Clark learns the truth of his home planet of Krypton and the life his people led—but what does it mean for his future on Earth?
John Byrne When a confused Superman attempts to follow Superboy and the Legion of Super-Heroes into the time stream, he gets transported to the Smallville of the past, but the town isn’t quite how he remembers it.
John Byrne, Marv Wolfman, Jerry Ordway, Dick Giordano, Karl Kesel & Mike Machlan The third collection of Superman stories from the '80s reprints SUPERMAN #4-6, ACTION #587-589, and ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #427-429, and features a new cover and introduction by artist Jerry Ordway!
Dennis O'Neil, Len Wein, Cary Bates, Elliot S! Maggin, John Byrne, Paul Kupperberg, Marv Wolfman, Mike Mignola, Dave Cockrum, Marshall Rogers & Howard Victor Chaykin One lone survivor of Krypton became the greatest hero in the universe—Superman. But before its destruction, the Man of Steel’s birthplace was home to legions of heroes and heretics who molded their society into the technological wonderland it would become. Take a look into the time before there was a Superman and walk with his ancestors to uncover the tales of their lost civilization! From some of the industry’s greatest creators come the life and times of Jor-El, father of Superman; the story of a forbidden love that would ignite a civil war and lead to the eventual destruction of the entire planet; and the Kryptonian legends that defined their history. Collects WORLD OF KRYPTON VOL. 1 #1-3 and THE WORLD OF KRYPTON VOL. 2 #1-4, with stories from SUPERMAN #233, #236, #238, #240, #248, #257, #266, and SUPERMAN FAMILY # 182
John Byrne John Byrne continues his new Star Trek photonovel adventures! In “Core,” from the raging heart of the galaxy comes a message that summons the crew of the Starship: Enterprise on their most bizarre and dangerous mission. A message sent by their own captain… ten centuries earlier!
John Byrne Presenting all-new tales set in the Star Trek: The Original Series universe, done in a unique, one-of-a-kind photomontage style, using images from the classic TV series. It's as close as fans will ever come to getting new episodes featuring the original cast. Includes the stories “The Traveler,” “Time Out of Joint,” and “All the Ages Frozen.” Collects issues #15–17.
Gail Simone & John Byrne First comic book appearance of the villainous Livewire! Livewire, the shocking villain from SUPERMAN: THE ANIMATED SERIES, jumps into the DCU with deadly results as she gets amped up to take out the Man of Steel!
Gail Simone & John Byrne The Queen of Fables has come for her Prince Charming: Superman. There will be no happy ending for the Man of Steel when he confronts her and a host of Kryptonian fairy tales is brought to life!
John Byrne John Byrne presents all-new TOS episodes like you've never seen them before! Including the 2013 photonovel Annual, “Strange New Worlds,” as well as the feature-length stories “The Mirror Cracked,” and "Time’s Echo"–done in all-new fumetti style by one of the greatest living comic book artists!
John Byrne & Karl Kesel Imagine the death and destruction a sadistic madman could cause if any weapon he thought of appeared in his hand simply by wishing it. Well the man called Bloodsport has this ability. Can Superman stop this maniacal killer before more innocent lives are lost?
John Byrne, Marv Wolfman & Jerry Ordway The fifth collection of Superman tales from the 1980s, featuring ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #432-435, ACTION COMICS #592-593 and SUPERMAN #9-10! Superman encounters the new hero Gangbuster, faces the menace of the Joker, teams up with Mister Miracle and Big Barda, and inadvertently becomes Metropolis's greatest menace!
John Byrne One word: Borg! Following up on last years hugely successful "Strange New Worlds" photonovel, John Byrne once again sets sail aboard the Starship: Enterprise, this time with an ongoing, bi-monthly series.
Gail Simone & John Byrne Once upon a time, the Queen of Fables unleashed Kryptonian nightmares on the people of Metropolis and she would not stop until Superman was hers. Will the Man of Steel live happily ever after...or not at all?
Geoff Johns, Richard Donner, Eric Powell, Brian K. Vaughan, Curt Swan, Wayne Boring, John Byrne, E. Nelson Bridwell & Eduardo Barreto The dynamic writing team of Geoff Johns & Richard Donner joins artist extraordinaire Eric Powell (Eisner Award winning writer/ artist of THE GOON) for SUPERMAN: ESCAPE FROM BIZARRO WORLD!
Bizarro, the twisted, imperfect duplicate of Superman, has kidnapped Pa Kent, and now the Man of Steel must fly to Bizarro World to rescue his adoptive father. On this cubic world, populated by Bizarro versions of the Justice League of America, Lois Lane and more, Superman must stop Bizarro's tormented, Frankenstein-like rampage long enough to get away -- but will Bizarro versions of Doomsday and other evildoers prove to be too much for Superman?
John Byrne & John Beatty “The Supergirl Saga” part 1! Who is this new Supergirl? Where did she come from? What is the secret of her powers? And what does Lex Luthor have to do with all this? Continued in ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #444.
John Byrne & Karl Kesel "Future Shock" part 1! The Legion of Super-Heroes arrive from the future in present day Smallville searching for their ally, Superboy. Instead they find a confused Superman. Continued in ACTION COMICS (1938-2011) #591.
John Byrne Collects Alpha Flight (1983) #1-8. Guardian! Shaman! Snowbird! Aurora! Northstar! Puck! Marrina! Sasquatch! Exploding from the pages of X-Men, Alpha Flight goes solo! Canada's premiere super human strike force, Alpha Flight was brought together by Department H for the greater good of humankind, to battle injustice and evil forces across the globe - including the Master of the World, Tundra, Kolomaq, Deadly Ernest and Delphine Courtney! Featuring cameos by the Sub-Mariner, Invisible Woman, Wolverine and Nightcrawler!
Chris Claremont, Chuck Austen, John Kelly, John Byrne, Jerry Ordway, Doug Mahnke, Tom Nguyen & Ron Garney Chris Claremont (Uncanny X-Men), Chuck Austen (ACTION COMICS) and Joe Kelly (JUSTICE LEAGUE ELITE) showcase the trials and tribulations that come with being the World’s Greatest Heroes. The JLA investigates a rash of child disappearances, but soon begin to disappear themselves! Before long, Superman is brainwashed and in the hands of a fanatic cult that worships an ancient vampiric evil. Who are the mysterious powerful beings that have been shadowing the JLA—friend, foe or something entirely different? Then Superman, the Flash, Green Lantern, Martian Manhunter, Wonder Woman and Batman each are forced to face a time when they were unable to save an innocent or prevent disaster. Like police officers and firefighters who share a bond only their brethren can understand, the JLA members must help each other process the pain and go on with their mission—and their lives. Featuring the art of John Byrne (MAN OF STEEL), Jerry Ordway (SUPERMAN: THE DEATH OF SUPERMAN) and others, this volume collects JLA #94-106 and JLA SECRET FILES 2004 #1!