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Up at the source!

1:10 White Lantern Variant cover by RYAN SOOK, FERNANDO PASARIN & JOEL GOMEZ
Straight out of the JUSTICE LEAGUE: THE RISE OF ARSENAL miniseries, Arsenal signs up with Deathstroke and Cheshire when the Titans target a child slavery ring for takedown. What they unearth will shock you to the core!
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale AUGUST 11 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

Love this cover! I can only reiterate what I've said about her character a thousand times: that to grieve and mourn and feel loss isn't in stark contradiction with an ability to commit sociopathic and horrific acts against those they see as dehumanized.

It's too bad this is part of a book that I don't really want to support. Even Osiris -- the kid who was nearly suicidal after taking the life of a villain in 52, and his heel turn is just... eugh here.


I am so essite.jpg for trainwreck. Is that a sword sticking out of a stump for an arm? I THINK IT MIGHT BE.........

Written by GEOFF JOHNS
1:10 White Lantern Variant cover by RYAN SOOK, FERNANDO PASARIN & JOEL GOMEZ
BRIGHTEST DAY continues as what readers have been asking for finally arrives: a male Star Sapphire in the form of the Predator. But how is this entity unlike the others? And what does it want with Carol Ferris? Meanwhile, the White Lantern is defended by an unlikely hero…
Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale AUGUST 25 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

I knew S_D would LOVE this cover!!!!!

suggested tags: event: brightest day, title: titans: villains for hire, title: green lantern, character: jade nyuugen/cheshire
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Date: 2010-05-14 03:38 pm (UTC)
mistersandman: (Default)
From: [personal profile] mistersandman
"What they unearth will shock you to the core!"

is it...
a) more dead children
b) one-armed children
c) Lian Harper-- in deadly danger!

Date: 2010-05-14 03:46 pm (UTC)
q99: (Default)
From: [personal profile] q99
Wow, they manage to do a male Star Sapphire in a way that makes me *less* interested!

Just put Hal in a stripperkini and be done with it.

Date: 2010-05-14 03:48 pm (UTC)
iskander: (Default)
From: [personal profile] iskander

Date: 2010-05-14 03:52 pm (UTC)
thanekos: Yoshikage Kira as Kosaku Kawajiri, after the second arrow. (Default)
From: [personal profile] thanekos
i am amused that pretty much all the representative lanterns' struggling with their chains form some kind of vaguely sexual position, except for atrocitus's

i guess predator just doesn't want some hot hot sector 666 loving

Date: 2010-05-14 04:06 pm (UTC)
pizoxuat: From Hark, a Vagrant #202, Dude Watching With the Brontes, by Kate Beaton. (Default)
From: [personal profile] pizoxuat
This... is not what I wanted out of a male Star Sapphire. At all.

I wanted Tamaki from Ouran Host Club in a bikini.

Date: 2010-05-14 04:27 pm (UTC)
aeolos_sakya: Aeolos Sakya (Default)
From: [personal profile] aeolos_sakya
As much as I imagined that the male Star Sapphire wouldn't have a costume like Carol or Diana (or Miri), this is not what I had in mind.
Anyway, I'll read it.

Date: 2010-05-14 04:30 pm (UTC)
terrykun: (don't listen)
From: [personal profile] terrykun
"Hey guys, men CAN be in the Star Sapphire Corps it seems -- they just have to have the evil entity embodying them and be totally rapisty as a manifestation of their love!"

Awwww... who says male-targeted sexism is dead?


Oooh! Oooh! It's Doctor Light, isn't it?

Date: 2010-05-14 04:45 pm (UTC)
thokstar: Spot (Default)
From: [personal profile] thokstar
On an unrelated note, I see they're still using those photoreferences that nobody likes for the Generation Lost covers.

Date: 2010-05-14 05:12 pm (UTC)
flidgetjerome: Hark, a Vagrant #328 (Default)
From: [personal profile] flidgetjerome
It amazes me how committed Brightest Day is deep, fundamental Fail at all levels and in all areas. They're probably kicking themselves that Civil War beat them to the giant black dude being killed by a malfunctioning Aryanbot and then being buried in chains.

Date: 2010-05-14 05:51 pm (UTC)
darkness_p: (kyle)
From: [personal profile] darkness_p
Every single one of those solicitations got a "meh" from me.

Brightest Day bores me already. Especially when the title clashes with last week's genocide and this weeks's matchbox murder where one of the main villains surely getting away with it because "he's very cool and important(!!!)" On the other hand I'm expected to deal with Mr. White-Bread Flash's two-faced judgment when Ollie kills Prometheus. I always argued the heroes shouldn't kill unless the situation is dire but DC killed the fight in me. Why would I care if you bringing back Aquaman and Martian Manhunter when almost every new character is in ruins.(and I was so excited for Arthur coming back) Silver Age isn't everything.

Their let's go back to 1980 when we were wearing short pants attitude is sickening. I can't find anything to defend them anymore. White washing indeed.

Date: 2010-05-14 05:57 pm (UTC)
retro_nouveau: AARP Bruce (104)
From: [personal profile] retro_nouveau
Where are the readers who have been asking for this? The goddamn double standard is getting worse than ever.

Date: 2010-05-14 06:13 pm (UTC)
thebigapricot: (Default)
From: [personal profile] thebigapricot
I always thought a male Star Sapphire would be dressed like Zardoz from PowerGirl.

Date: 2010-05-14 06:22 pm (UTC)
sweettart1823: (Laughing Brothers)
From: [personal profile] sweettart1823
Fabrizio Fiorentino has got to be my favorite artist. At least one of them. I don't even care what he's illustrating I'm going to buy it.

And Personally I really think the Generation Lost cover is pretty cool, the art is meh but I just like when they have wanted posters and information and stuff like that I guess...

Date: 2010-05-14 06:28 pm (UTC)
angelophile: (Batman - Subtext you say?)
From: [personal profile] angelophile
Wow, they really missed the point on the male Star Sapphire call, didn't they?

Date: 2010-05-14 07:01 pm (UTC)
silverzeo: (Default)
From: [personal profile] silverzeo
So Lian was born in 2004..... so when did Superman died?

Date: 2010-05-14 07:25 pm (UTC)
hero_of_lallor: (get lost superboy)
From: [personal profile] hero_of_lallor
You know, it always baffles me how anyone at DC can look at that star sapphire cover and think that won't be controversial at all!

Date: 2010-05-14 07:48 pm (UTC)
ian_karkull: (Default)
From: [personal profile] ian_karkull
Oh my god, you guys, that Green Lantern cover.. sooo awkward.
I better go bomb proof my shelter for the massive shit storm that is sure to come.

Date: 2010-05-14 07:54 pm (UTC)
levyrasputin: by me, with penguins and love  (roylian)
From: [personal profile] levyrasputin
Oh hi there honey :D Roy in evil Titans...?! I saw it coming from december, I can't get angry anymore about this.

Let's see. It might even become a good plot with adequate handling.

Date: 2010-05-14 08:31 pm (UTC)
telcontar7: (Default)
From: [personal profile] telcontar7
Cheshire looks Kazakh/Korean on that cover. (a random thought)

Date: 2010-05-14 08:46 pm (UTC)
pyrotwilight: (Default)
From: [personal profile] pyrotwilight
Preadator looks like the Red King dressed all up in black. Wonder who his host is.

Date: 2010-05-14 10:33 pm (UTC)
alienist: (Default)
From: [personal profile] alienist
I do agree on Chesire, but...

Roy working with Deathstroke.

Excuse me while I keysmash.

Date: 2010-05-15 03:47 am (UTC)
leikomgwtfbbq: (...)
From: [personal profile] leikomgwtfbbq
I am displeased with this male Star Sapphire's outfit. >:( Less shirt, moar speedo, silly pixie booties, plz.

Date: 2010-05-15 04:29 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile]
...I think Cheshire crying is a little... dramatic. And not dramatic in a good way.

Also - re star sapphire -

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