Media Release — Next month, DC Comics celebrates a true milestone when ACTION COMICS #900 hits comics shops! With this landmark issue on FOC next week, DC Comics unveils the full contents of this 96-page spectacular!
Writer Paul Cornell leads off with a 51-page story that concludes the “Black Ring” story and begins the next act of the “Reign of Doomsday” epic. With art by Pete Woods and Jesus Merino, this story welcomes The Man of Steel back to the pages of ACTION, and also features vignettes illustrated by Dan Jurgens and Norm Rapmund, Rags Morales, Ardian Syaf, Jamal Igle and Jon Sibal, Gary Frank and more.
The issue also includes bonus short stories by the writer/artist teams of Damon Lindelof and Ryan Sook; Paul Dini, R.B. Silva and Rob Lean; David Goyer and Miguel Sepulveda; and Geoff Johns and Gary Frank.
Plus, Richard Donner and Derek Hoffman write a story in movie-script form, with storyboard-style art by Matt Camp! And Brian Stelfreeze contributes a two-page spread depicting Superman in an homage to so many of the great artists who have drawn The Man of Steel through the decades.
ACTION COMICS #900 is available in three editions:
* The standard edition (FEB110136), featuring a cover by David Finch
* 1:5 variant cover edition A (FEB110137), featuring a cover by Adam Hughes
* 1:5 variant cover edition B (FEB110138), featuring a cover by Alex Ross
ACTION COMICS #900 is on FOC on April 4, and is scheduled to arrive in stores on April 27 with a cover price of $5.99 US.