DC Comics’ Detective Comics #1027 is aiming to be one of the must-read comics of the year. Not only is it extra-sized, but it features some of the best creators in comics. Today, DC has revealed variant covers to go with the special issue by creators Lee Bermejo, J. Scott Campbell, Olivier Coipel, Stanley “Artgerm” Lau and Frank Quitely!
Check them out below.
The big names attached to this issue include Greg Rucka/Eduardo Risso, Grant Morrison/Chris Burnham, Tom King/Walt Simonson, James Tynion IV/Riley Rossmo, Peter J. Tomasi/Brad Walker, Dan Jurgens, Marv Wolfman/Emanuela Lupacchino, and Bill Sienkiewicz, Brian Michael Bendis/David Marquez, Mariko Tamaki/Dan Mora, Scott Snyder/Ivan Reis, Kelly Sue DeConnick/John Romita Jr and Klaus Janson, and Matt Fraction/Chip Zdarsky.
The main cover for Detective Comics #1027 is by Adam Kubert.
For more details read the official DC Comics press release below.
Celebrating 1000 issues since the first appearance of Batman, Detective Comics #1027 is the blockbuster comic that’s a big as most graphic novels! Containing a gallery of tribute art from some of comics’ finest talents, stories from some of the biggest names in comics (including a hint at what’s to come for the future of both Gotham City and the DC Universe), this is a must-have book for fans of Batman, his allies and his enemies!
In the tradition of other landmark titles such as Action Comics #1000 and Detective Comics #1000, Detective #1027 will also feature a highly collectible series of variant covers, and DC is giving you a first look five of the ten “Friends and Foes” available for retailers to order. Numbering ten in total, these covers will showcase the Dark Knights allies and enemies that have been at the heart of Batman’s quest to protect the citizens of Gotham.
Enjoy this look at the main cover by Andy Kubert, in addition to these “Friends” variant covers by Lee Bermejo, J. Scott Campbell, Olivier Coipel, Stanley “Artgerm” Lau and Frank Quitely! Next week, we’ll preview another five variant covers, featuring the evildoers of Gotham City.
Detective Comics #1027 arrives at open and operating comic book stores and participating digital retailers on Tuesday, September 15, and sells for $9.99.