Today, DC Black Label has announced the debut of SUPERMAN: YEAR ONE from legendary collaborators Frank Miller and John Romita Jr. The new series will debut at the beginning of June. Issues 1, 2 and 3 will be released June, August, and October, with a collection available in November. Check out the covers for each issue, and collection below. #AFJ4LIFE
Press Release: This June, legendary creators Frank Miller (Batman: Year One/Batman: Dark Knight Returns) and John Romita Jr. (Daredevil: The Man Without Fear/The Amazing Spider-Man) will share their definitive origin story for the Man of Steel in SUPERMAN: YEAR ONE from DC Black Label. Beginning with the release of large-format periodicals in the months of June, August and October, the complete story will be available for collection in bookstores everywhere November 2019.
SUPERMAN: YEAR ONE is a coming-of-age story for the future Man of Steel, featuring a young alien-boy just trying to find his place in a new world. Faced with the need to hide his heritage and powers in order to survive, Clark will find his humanity through the grounding of the Kent family and the relationships that will define the man he will become. Told by two of the most revered voices in comics, SUPERMAN: YEAR ONE is more than a superhero story – it’s about the choices made by Clark Kent on his path to becoming a legend. It’s a testament to the importance of choosing to become a hero.
***Please note that logo treatment is not FINAL and may change.
SUPERMAN: YEAR ONE #1 will be available in local comic stores on June 19, 2019.
(Available June 19, 2019—Art by John Romita Jr. & Alex Sinclair)
(Available August 2019—Art by John Romita Jr. & Alex Sinclair)
(Available October 2019—Art by John Romita Jr. & Alex Sinclair)
SUPERMAN: YEAR ONE—Collection
(Available November 12, 2019—Art by Frank Miller)