Month: October 2008

“Legion Of Super-Heroes In The 31st Century” Issue #19 Now Available

Below is the official solicitation information for the new issue.


Written by: J. Torres
Art by: Alexander Serra and John Stanisci
Cover by: Alexander Serra and John Stanisci

Heroes sometimes face the dilemma of choosing when to break rules in order to serve the greater good. That predicament is truly encountered when the Legion meet Booster Gold. But is he crossing the line or simply fulfilling his destiny?

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RetroFit Films Thanks Fans, Requests No Further “The Zeta Project” Contributions

Last month Amy Silliman came to The World’s Finest in order to hear from fans of The Zeta Project. Silliman wanted to hear directly from the fans, requesting submissions for questions to appear on the 2009 The Zeta Project DVD release. Since that news post, Silliman says that the response has been overwhelming and, with interviews for the upcoming DVD release wrapping up, she is asking for fans to no longer send in questions.

Silliman told The World’s Finest that she received responses from a number fans, and it helped to determine what topics would be covered for the upcoming DVD bonus features. Silliman says the help was invaluable and was grateful for the support.

But, again, with Silliman is now asking that fans no longer send in any further questions. The World’s Finest would like to emphasize that, and hope fans will respect her request. Silliman would also like to sincerely thank the countless fans and websites that helped out on this endeavor to ensure the fans get a quality product when The Zeta Project comes to DVD next year.

The World’s Finest would also like to thank Toon Zone News, TV Shows on DVD, and Comics2Film for spreading the word on this event.

Stay tuned for further updates. The Zeta Project is expected to hit DVD in early 2009.

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Note: More information on “The Zeta Project” can be found here.

DC Comics Sells Out Of Multiple DC Animated Trade Paperbacks

DC Comics have sold out of the following trade paperback, as seen below.

Batman: The Dark Knight Adventures
The Batman Strikes!, Volume Two: In Darkest Knight
Justice League Unlimited, Volume Two: World’s Greatest Heroes
Justice League Unlimited, Volume Three: Champions of Justice
Superman Adventures, Volume Four: Man of Steel

DC Comics has yet to reveal if they plan to issue a new printing of the above trade paperbacks.

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Torres Wraps Up Run, “Flight Ring” In “Legion Of Super Heroes In The 31st Century”

This month’s new issue of Legion of Super Heroes in the 31st Century wraps up the three-part “Flight Ring” story arc, which focused what makes the Legion a team. In a previous interview with The World’s Finest, Torres said the arc will look at “trust, leadership, team work.” The final part of the storyline will see an appearance by Booster Gold. Torres says that while his run on the title was too short, he had a blast during his stay.

Legion of Super Heroes in the 31st Century #19 will hit comic book shelves this Wednesday, October 8th, 2008. To read our previous interview with writer J. Torres, please click here. The final issue of the comic will hit next month with Legion of Super Heroes in the 31st Century #20.

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Season Five Episodes Of “The Batman” Scheduled For Teletoon This Month

Teletoon has provided The World’s Finest with the airing schedule for The Batman for the remainder of the month.

The Canadian network is scheduled to air the episode “The Joker Express” on Sunday, October 12th, 2008, at 10am (ET), followed by another Joker-centric episode “The Metal Face of Comedy” the following Sunday, October 19th, 2008 at 10am (ET). Teletoon has also confirmed that The Batman will be pre-empted the weekend of October 26th due to Halloween programming, but will return November 2nd, 2008.

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