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He was one of the most gifted artists and most influential storytellers of the 20th century. He pioneered entire genres and co-created whole universes with the stroke of a pencil. He is Jack Kirby, the King of Comics! Now DC celebrates his 100th birthday with this all-star collection of all-new stories from a cast of some of today's greatest creators giving their takes on Jack Kirby's most famous characters!ENTER the dangerous dreamworld of the Sandman, the Master of Nightmares!BATTLE for control of the mean streets of World War II-era New York City with the Newsboy Legion and the Boy Commandos!ESCAPE certain death with Shilo "Mister Miracle" Norman as he runs from the clutches of the Black Racer!FIGHT the crime wave of the century with the masked vigilante called Manhunter!BURN in the fiery netherworld of Etrigan the Demon!OVERTHROW cosmic tyranny with Orion and the New Gods!and TREMBLE before the awesome evil of the Lord of Apokolips himself...Darkseid!It's all here in the Jack Kirby 100th Celebration Collection, an action-packed tribute to a titan of the field from an army of comics superstars--including Walt Simonson, Keith Giffen, Howard Chaykin, Paul Levitz, Reginald Hudlin, Bill Sienkiewicz, Denys Cowan, Scott Kolins, Shane Davis, Steve Rude, Mark Buckingham, Jon Bogdanove, Sam Humphries, Steve Orlando, Rick Leonardi, Dan Jurgens and Jack "King" Kirby himself!Collects Darkseid Special #1, The Black Racer and Shilo Norman #1, The New Gods #1, The Newsboy Legion and the Boy Commandos Special #1, The Sandman Special #1 and Manhunter Special #1.
Number of Pages: 192
Genre: Comics + Graphic Novels
Publisher: Dc Comics
Author: Jack Kirby & Howard Chaykin & Shane Davis & Dan Didio & Mark Evanier
Street Date: March 6, 2018
Item Number (DPCI): 248-61-9359