DC Comics Encyclopedia All-New Edition
The Definitive Guide to the Characters of the DC Universe
COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Superheroes
Oct 25, 2016
10.25 x 12.13 x 1.15 in
- Author Bio
A new, up-to-date edition of the bestselling DC Comics Encyclopedia is the most comprehensive guide to the DC Universe in an easy-to-understand A-to-Z format.
Revamped, redesigned, and fully updated to include the newest storylines, the DC Comics Encyclopedia is the definitive, indispensable guide to the characters and worlds of the DC Comics Universe.
Created in full collaboration with DC Comics, this easy-to use A-to-Z guide is the most comprehensive reference book on the DC Comics characters. Packed with information and thrilling comic book art, this one-volume encyclopedia features more than 1,100 characters, including Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, The Joker, and much more.
The new edition of the DC Comics Encyclopedia brings everything up to date, providing an accessible, compelling, and lavishly illustrated guide to the dynamics of the DC Comics Universe.
All DC characters and elements © & (TM) DC Comics. (s16)
Timing: Published alongside a new wave of star-studded DC Comics movies—Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Suicide Squad in 2016, and Wonder Woman and Justice League: Part One in 2017.
Comprehensive: Covers more than 1,200 characters and major changes in the DC Universe over the past six years.
Past success: Last edition of DC Comics Encyclopedia published in 2008 and has sold over 200,000 copies.
Marketing: Social media campaign across all platforms
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Publicity: National consumer press outreach
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“For the serious DC Comics fanboy whose collection includes all the greats…The DC Comics Encyclopedia is a must.”—The Washington Post
“…lovingly documented with gorgeous drawings and enough blow-by-blow detail to satisfy completists.”—The Dallas Morning News