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Friday, July 21, 2006

The Eagle has Landed - RED MENACE Coming This Fall!

Jerry Ordway's secret project was revealed, today, at the San Diego Comic-Con and in the pages of TV Guide!

Jerry and inker, Al Vey, will team with writers Danny Bilson and Paul DeMeo (writers of THE FLASH) along with O.C. TV star, Adam Brody, for a 6-issue Wildstorm mini-series titled RED MENACE.

The story involves the HUAC, blacklisting of super-heroes and Senator Joseph McCarthy.

RED MENACE #1 - Page 2Waiting for the San Diego announcement was tough, especially after TV Guide broke the story this week in the July 24th issue.

See full reports on the series at:

Wednesday, July 19, 2006

Covered Part 1: BIRDS OF PREY

If you've been picking up DC Comics BIRDS OF PREY series, you know that Jerry did the covers for the last several issues. Here are the B/W versions along with the covers.

Tuesday, July 18, 2006

Wildcat for 52, Birds of Prey and Superman: The Man of Steel Covers

52 #23 CoverSUPERMAN: THE MAN OOF STEEL Vol. 5 CoverBIRDS OF PREY ##99 Cover

DaOrdster is a busy guy in October with the 2-page origin of Wildcat in 52 and covers for BIRDS OF PREY #99 and SUPERMAN: THE MAN OF STEEL Vol. 5!

Here are the solicits!

Written by Geoff Johns, Grant Morrison, Greg Rucka, Mark Waid
Breakdowns by Keith Giffen
Art by various
Backup features by Waid and various
Covers by J.G. Jones

The story of the year continues in four more chapters of America's only weekly super-hero adventure!

52 WEEK 23: “Look what these monsters did to your brother, Isis! They deserve a slow death! Plucked apart like the insects they are!”Plus, the Origin of Wildcat by Waid and Jerry Ordway.

Week 23 on sale October 11 • 32 pg, FC, $2.50 US

Written by John Byrne and Marv Wolfman
Art by Byrne, Jerry Ordway, Karl Kesel, P. Craig Russell and various
Cover by Ordway

The fifth collection of Superman tales from the 1980s, featuring ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #432-435, ACTION COMICS #592-593 and SUPERMAN #9-10! Superman encounters the new hero Gangbuster, faces the menace of the Joker, teams up with Mister Miracle & Big Barda, and inadvertently becomes Metropolis's greatest menace!

Advance-solicited; on sale November 15 • 208 pg, FC, $19.99 US

Written by Gail Simone
Art by James Raiz & Robin Riggs
Cover by Jerry Ordway

It's time for a change in the Birds' outfit — and the writing is on the computer screen that at least one member of the team will be moving on. With issue #100 just around the corner, now seems the perfect time for a reality check.

On sale October 18 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US