Media Release — The new DC’S Young Animal line is off to a strong start, with DOOM PATROL #1, the debut issue of its first title, sold out at DC and going back to press for a new, second printing!
DOOM PATROL #1 Second Printing (AUG168673) will reprint the story written by Gerard Way with art by Nick Derington. This new printing will feature an updated version of the art by Derington originally seen on the cover of the July Previews catalogue.
This issue is on Final Order Cutoff on September 26 with an on-sale date of October 19.
Please note that this new printing will not be made returnable, and will not include the sticker from the cover of the first printing.
Here’s some of what the critics are saying about this debut issue:
“Odd and entertaining….a solidly real world.” –Comic Book Bin
“Lovable but damaged characters…” –IGN
“Original almost to a fault…” –Graphic Policy
“World-building at its utter strangest.” –Comicosity
Other issues of DOOM PATROL are available as follows:
DOOM PATROL #2 (AUG160175 – AUG160176) is available for advance reorder with an on-sale date of October 12.
DOOM PATROL #3 (SEP160206 – SEP160207) is solicited in the September Previews with an on-sale date of November 9.
DOOM PATROL #4 (OCT160247 – OCT160248) is solicited in the October Previews with an on-sale date of December 14.