The definitive guide to the characters of the DC Multiverse and a vital addition to every comic book fan's bookshelf.
Iconic Super Heroes Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, and The Flash have been transformed in recent years, along with many other DC characters. This new edition of the most comprehensive A-Z guide to DC's pantheon of Super Heroes and Super-Villains includes the latest earth-shaking developments in the DC Multiverse, with profiles of more than 1,200 characters.
Created in full collaboration with DC, the encyclopedia features characters and art from every key crossover event, including Dark Nights: Metal and its sequel Dark Nights: Death Metal.
With a foreword by DC legend Jim Lee, a brand-new cover design, and thrilling comic artwork, the fun and excitement of more than 80 years of comics history explodes off every page.
Experience the DC Multiverse like never before with The DC Comics Encyclopedia New Edition.
The all-encompassing DC Comics Encyclopedia (new edish) can seem dauntingly dense, but dispenses vital clarity on 80 years of infinite continuities ― Total Film
About the Author
Jim Lee is a renowned comic book artist and the Chief Creative Officer and Publisher for DC. In addition to his exclusive roles, he is the artist for many of DC Comics' best-selling comic books and graphic novels, including Batman: Hush, Justice League: Origin and Suicide Squad.
Stephen "Win" Wiacek has worked in all areas of the comics industry for over 30 years, as a writer, artist, editor, and designer. While running his own art and design consultancy, he taught and lectured on comics creation and production, and worked as a journalist and consultant for television and film. From 1997-2007, he was chairman of the UK professional industry body, the Comics Creators Guild.
Currently freelancing as a copywriter and reviewer, Win writes about comics for the Marvel Fact Files partworks, and for books such as Marvel Year By Year; The Ultimate Marvel Guide, Marvel Greatest Comics, The Black Panther Ultimate Guide and The DC Encyclopedia.
He lives in Kent with his extremely patient wife Miki, and tells people what they should read on his Now Read This graphic novel review blog (www.comicsreview.co.uk/nowreadthis).