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“Young Justice,” “Green Lantern: The Animated Series” June 2012 Comic Solicitations

DC Comics has released comic solicitation information for the publisher’s June 2012 library of releases, including details for the latest issues of the ongoing Green Lantern: The Animated Series and Young Justice comics titles along with other relevant releases. Official details for Green Lantern: The Animated Series #3 can be found below. Click on the thumbnails below for a closer look at the cover art.

A rundown for Green Lantern: The Animated Series #3, The June 2012 issue for the new ongoing comic title based on the animated series of the same name, can be found below.

GREEN LANTERN: THE ANIMATED SERIES #3

ART BALTAZAR and FRANCO
Art and cover by DARIO BRIZUELA

On sale JUNE 13 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US RATED E
HAL JORDAN and KILOWOG find adventure on a new planet!
RAZER is almost kidnapped by a SPIDER GUILD bounty hunter!
AYA, the ships computer, takes her new robot body for a spin!

More details on the new ongoing series, including interviews with the creative team, can be found here at The World’s Finest Green Lantern: The Animated Series subsite.

Details for the June 2012 issue of Young Justice, the DC Comics title based on the acclaimed Cartoon Network animated series of the same name, can be found below. The Young Justice comic series expands on the continuity of the hit animated series, telling stories taking place between episodes of the top-rated cartoon. Stories from both the animated series and comic title will directly tie into each other. Cover art is also available by clicking the thumbnail.

YOUNG JUSTICE #17

KEVIN HOPPS and GREG WEISMAN
Art and cover by CHRISTOPHER JONES

On sale JUNE 20 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US RATED E
KOBRA is back and hes scheming to become a god!
Dont miss the action as ROBIN, KID FLASH and ARTEMIS tackle MAMMOTH and SHIMMER!
Guest-starring BATMAN, THE FLASH and GREEN ARROW!

Further Young Justice comic details can be found at the The World’s Finest Young Justice subsite, including previews for current and upcoming issues along with creator interviews.

DC Comics is also slated to release two other comic titles of interest, both of which are below. One is a reprint collection of classic Superman Adventures installments, while the other is a special magazine devoted to the new DC Nation block. Continue below for details.


DC COMICS PRESENTS: SUPERMAN ADVENTURES #1

MARK MILLAR
Art by ALUIR AMANCIO and TERRY AUSTIN
Cover by RICK BURCHETT and TERRY AUSTIN

On sale JUNE 13 96 pg, FC, $7.99 US
All-ages tales from SUPERMAN ADVENTURES #16, 19, 22 and 23.
The Man of Steel faces Mr. Mxyzptlk, Brainiac and Livewire, and plays bodyguard to the president of the United States.

Further details on Superman: The Animated Series and the spin-off Superman Adventures comic series can be found at the The World’s Finest Superman: The Animated Series subsite. Continue reading for further comic solicitation details on the DC Nation tie-in magazine.

DC NATION #1

VARIOUS
Art by VARIOUS
Montage cover

Retrosolicit One-shot On sale MAY 30 64 pg, FC, 8 x 10.5, $4.99 US RATED E
The official magazine of Cartoon Networks DC NATION!
Featuring three awesome comics stories!
Plus: Behind the scenes sneak-peeks at your favorite DC NATION cartoons!

Also announced for release is special DC Direct merchandise based on the Green Lantern: The Animated Series brand. Continue below for details on latest release in the Green Lantern: The Animated Series maquette line.

GREEN LANTERN: THE ANIMATED SERIES: SAINT WALKER STATUE
SCULPTED BY PAUL HARDING

FROM THE NEW CARTOON NETWORK SHOW!

In fearful day, in raging night, this brand new statue will make everything right! Armed with the power ring of hope, Saint Walker is an inspiration to all who own him just remember to pair him with a Green Lantern for maximum effect!

Measuring approximately 10.5 high x 6.5 wide x 5 deep, this hand-painted, cold-cast porcelain statue is packaged in a 4-color box.

Limited Edition.

$124.95 US On Sale July 25, 2012

*Allocations May Occur

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“Green Lantern: The Animated Series” Behind-The Scenes Video, “DC Nation” Media

New content for Green Lantern: The Animated Series and the DC Nation programming block has been provided by Cartoon Network. Content includes clips and images for the upcoming “Baby Superman” DC Nation short, in addition to a behind-the-scenes look at Green Lantern: The Animated Series with Producer Giancarlo Volpe. Continue below to view all of the content. The first piece of media below spotlights Producer Giancarlo Volpe and Green Lantern: The Animated Series. Please note the first two images lead to video clips.


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How to Draw Green Lantern
Video Interview with Producer Giancarlo Volpe

Green Lantern: The Animated Series airs at 10:00am (ET/PT), kicking off the DC Nation programming block on Cartoon Network, with encore presentations the following Sunday at 10am (ET/PT). Continue to the The World’s Finest Green Lantern: The Animated Series subsite for more content and details from the Warner Bros. Animation production. The above content is also available in the Backstage section of the website.

Additionally, click here for an exclusive interview with Green Lantern: The Animated Series Producer / Showrunner Giancarlo Volpe.

Continue for images and a video clip from the upcoming “Baby Superman” animated short, part of the DC Nation programming block. The hour-long DC Nation block airs Saturdays at 10:00am (ET/PT), with encores the following Sunday at 10:00am (ET/PT). The block is anchored by Young Justice and Green Lantern: The Animated Series, with interstitials and shorts spread throughout. Continue below to view the new content.


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New DC Nation Animated Short
Baby Superman

The DC Nation airs Saturdays at 10:00am (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network, with an encore Sunday at 10:00am (ET/PT). The block kicks off with an all-new episode of Green Lantern: The Animated Series at 10:00am (ET/PT), followed with an all-new episode of Young Justice at 10:30am (ET). DC Nation shorts air during commercial breaks of the two above-mentioned show, and rotate and change every week. Both Young Justice and Green Lantern: The Animated Series are expected to have a substantial run of successive new episodes. Further March 2012 episode details for both series can be found right here at The World’s Finest News.

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Stills, Videos, Description For Upcoming Episode Of “Young Justice” Animated Series

Cartoon Network has passed along the episode synopsis, two video clips, and a collection of images from the upcoming all-new Young Justice episode “Coldhearted.” The new Young Justice episode is scheduled to air at 10:30am (ET/PT) on Saturday, March 10th, 2012 as part of the new DC Nation programming block on Cartoon Network. Click on the thumbnails below to view the complete library of hi-res images and Quicktime-format video clips. The official episode description is also provided below.

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Young Justice – “Coldhearted”
Airs Saturday, March 10
10:30 a.m. ET/PT on Cartoon Network

Synopsis: Wally West comes oh-so-close to fulfilling his birthday wish to finally fight alongside the Justice League. Instead, a massively disappointed Kid Flash is taken off the mission and tasked with a simple delivery job. But a few deadly surprises await the birthday boy along the way.

Young Justice Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Young Justice and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and DC Comics.

The above content is also available at The World’s Finest Young Justice sub-site. Young Justice airs Saturdays at 10:30am (ET/PT) as part of the new DC Nation programming block on Cartoon Network. Green Lantern: The Animated Series proceeds the show at 10am (ET/PT). Young Justice also re-airs Sundays at 10:00am (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network.

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Behind-The-Scenes Promotional Clips For DC Nation Released By Cartoon Network

Two video clips have been released by Cartoon Network promoting the new DC Nation programming block, airing Saturdays at 10am (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network. DC Nation is an hour long programming block featuring new episodes of Green Lantern: The Animated Series and Young Justice along with new DC Shorts and DC Comics-related interstitials. The provided clips give a behind the scenes look at Young Justice, Green Lantern: The Animated Series, and animated shorts. Please click on the images below to view the two clips.


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Please note the first video is over 400MB in size, the second over 100MB.

The DC Nation airs Saturdays at 10:00am (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network, with an encore Sunday at 10:00am (ET/PT). The block kicks off with an all-new episode of Green Lantern: The Animated Series at 10:00am (ET/PT), followed with an all-new episode of Young Justice at 10:30am (ET). Both Young Justice and Green Lantern: The Animated Series are expected to have a substantial run of successive new episodes. Further March 2012 episode details for both series can be found right here at The World’s Finest News.

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Cartoon Network Releases New Video Clips, Programming Description For DC Nation

Two video clips have been released by Cartoon Network promoting the debut of DC Nation, premiering Saturday, March 3rd, 2012, at 10am (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network. DC Nation is an hour long programming block featuring new episodes of Green Lantern: The Animated Series and Young Justice along with new DC Shorts and DC Comics-related interstitials. Cartoon Network has also provided a description for the programming block, available below with the two clips. Please click on the images below to view the two clips.


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The clips above include a 90-second promotional reel and the opening titles for the March 3rd, 2012 installment of the DC Nation programming block. Both clips include brief new snippets from Young Justice, Green Lantern: The Animated Series and assorted DC Nation interstitials. Cartoon Network has also released the following description of the programming block.

DC Nation is the Home of the World’s Greatest Superheroes, with new shows like Green Lantern: The Animated Series and Young Justice. It also includes amazing shorts starring Batman, Superman, Teen Titans, Plastic Man and more of your favorites! Go behind the scenes with both the creators and fans of DC Comics. Get ready to join the DC Nation, only on Cartoon Network!

The DC Nation programming block begins tomorrow, March 3rd, 2012 at 10:00am (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network. The block kicks off with the series premiere of Green Lantern: The Animated Series at 10:00am (ET/PT), followed with an all-new episode of Young Justice at 10:30am (ET). Further March 2012 episode details for both series can be found right here at The World’s Finest News.

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