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dark-knight-metal

We're probably too excited for Metal. We want to describe it and tell you all about it, but when we try it just turns into weird little fan squeaks and gurgles. So check out what the copy writers have to say about the first issue of the event and then click the link to let us know how much of this awesomeness you want in your life:

The superstar BATMAN team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo reunite for a massive, universe-spanning event!
DARK DAYS: THE FORGE and THE CASTING hinted at dark corners of reality that have never been seen till now! Now, as DARK NIGHTS: METAL begins, the Dark Multiverse is revealed in all its devastating danger-and the threats it contains are coming for the DC Universe! 
DARK NIGHTS: METAL is a DC event unlike any other-one that will push Batman, Superman and heroes of the Justice League beyond their limits to take on threats unlike any our world has ever seen! It will take the combined might of the World's Greatest Heroes as you've never seen them before to face what's coming their way!

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DARK NIGHTS METAL #1 (OF 6) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 8/16/17 (W) Scott Snyder (A) Greg Capullo, Danny Miki (CA) Greg Capullo The superstar BATMAN team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo reunite for a massive, universe-spanning event! DARK DAYS: THE FORGE and THE CASTING hinted at dark corners of reality that have never been seen till now! Now, as DARK NIGHTS: METAL begins, the Dark Multiverse is revealed in all its devastating danger-and the threats it contains are coming for the DC Universe! DARK NIGHTS: METAL is a DC event unlike any other-one that will push Batman, Superman and heroes of the Justice League beyond their limits to take on threats unlike any our world has ever seen! It will take the combined might of the World's Greatest Heroes as you've never seen them before to face what's coming their way!
TEEN TITANS #12 (METAL)
Release Date: 9/13/17 (W) Ben Percy (A) Mirka Andolfo (CA) Stjepan Sejic A DARK NIGHTS: METAL tie-in! "GOTHAM RESISTANCE" part one! The fight for Gotham City's soul starts here! When Robin receives a distress call from Nightwing urging him to return home, he discovers that Gotham City has been transformed into a mosaic of monsters, magic and doom! Trapped inside the Riddler's deadly maze with nowhere to turn, Robin soon assembles an unlikely team of hometown heroes including Batgirl, Harley Quinn, Killer Croc, Black Canary and Green Arrow to find the missing Nightwing and save their city!
NIGHTWING #29 (METAL)
Release Date: 9/20/17 (W) Tim Seeley (A) Paul Pelletier (CA) Stjepan Sejic A DARK NIGHTS: METAL tie-in! "GOTHAM RESISTANCE" part two! One vanquished foe gives way to another, even worse threat as this crucial tie-in to DC's METAL continues! Hopelessly lost in a kingdom of snow and ice, our heroes are set upon by Mr. Freeze and his fearsome frost giants from the Dark Multiverse! But help arrives in the form of an at once foreign and familiar Dick Grayson...
BATMAN THE RED DEATH #1 (METAL) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 9/20/17 (W) Joshua Williamson (A) Carmine Di Giandomenico (CA) Jason Fabok As the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL rock the DC Universe, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world! How can even the World's Greatest Heroes stop a horde of deadly beings that appear to be powerful, nightmare versions of familiar figures? Find out in these special tie-in issues!
BATMAN THE MURDER MACHINE #1 (METAL) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 9/27/17 (W) Frank Tieri (A) Ricardo Federici (CA) Jason Fabok As the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL rock the DC Universe, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world! How can even the World's Greatest Heroes stop a horde of deadly beings that appear to be powerful, nightmare versions of familiar figures? Find out in these special tie-in issues!
SUICIDE SQUAD #26 (METAL)
Release Date: 9/27/17 (W) Rob Williams (A/CA) Stjepan Sejic A DARK NIGHTS: METAL tie-in! "GOTHAM RESISTANCE" part three! With realms dominated by twisted visions of Firefly, Poison Ivy, Two-Face, Scarecrow and Bane stretched out as far as the eye can see, the chances of saving Gotham City from the incursion of the Dark Multiverse are next to impossible. Which sounds like a job for the SUICIDE SQUAD! Harley Quinn, the most unlikely of team leaders, must use her special ops experience to command a charge of heavy metal heroes into their deadliest adventure yet!
BATMAN THE DAWNBREAKER #1 (METAL) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 10/4/17 (W) Sam Humphries (A) Ethan Van Sciver (CA) Jason Fabok As the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL rock the DC Universe, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world! How can even the World's Greatest Heroes stop a horde of deadly beings that appear to be powerful, nightmare versions of familiar figures? Find out in these special tie-in issues!
GREEN ARROW #32 (METAL)
Release Date: 10/4/17 (W) Ben Percy (A) Juan Ferreyra (CA) Stjepan Sejic DARK NIGHTS: METAL tie-in! "GOTHAM RESISTANCE" finale! The Gotham Resistance has fought its way through lands of fire, poison, destruction and fear, but no one was ready for the craziest showdown of all: Green Arrow and Black Canary, whose eternal lovers' quarrel goes medieval as the team marches into the hellish, mind-bending world of The Man Who Laughs to uncover the secret to defeating the hordes of the Dark Multiverse!
DARK NIGHTS METAL #3 (OF 6) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 10/11/17 (W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Greg Capullo, Jonathan Glapion Superman is pulled into the mystery of the Dark Multiverse while the Justice League follows the trail to a weapon that could keep the forces of the Dark Multiverse at bay!
BATMAN THE DROWNED #1 (METAL) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 10/18/17 (W) Dan Abnett (A) Philip Tan (CA) Jason Fabok As the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL rock the DC Universe, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world! How can even the World's Greatest Heroes stop a horde of deadly beings that appear to be powerful, nightmare versions of familiar figures? Find out in these special tie-in issues!
BATMAN THE MERCILESS #1 (METAL) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 10/25/17 (W) Peter J. Tomasi (A) Francis Manapul (CA) Jason Fabok As the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL rock the DC Universe, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world! How can even the World's Greatest Heroes stop a horde of deadly beings that appear to be powerful, nightmare versions of familiar figures? Find out in these special tie-in issues!
FLASH #33
Release Date: 10/25/17 (W) Joshua Williamson (A) Howard Porter (CA) Neil Googe "JUSTICE INSURGENCE" part one! After the harrowing events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL #3, the JUSTICE LEAGUE has scattered around the world to find the only artifacts that can fight back against the invasion of the Dark Multiverse. The League thinks they know how to take back their world, but they are not prepared for who is standing in their way. The Seven Dark Knights of the Dark Multiverse. All the brilliance of Batman, but none of the morals. Barry Allen, The Fastest Man Alive, is the first to get a taste of their plan, as BATMAN: THE RED DEATH takes him on at the Fortress of Solitude.
BATMAN THE DEVASTATOR #1 (METAL) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 11/1/17 (W) Frank Tieri (A) Tony S. Daniel (CA) Jason Fabok As the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL rock the DC Universe, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world! How can the World's Greatest Heroes stop a horde of deadly beings that appear to be powerful nightmare versions of familiar figures? Find out in these special tie-in issues!
JUSTICE LEAGUE #32 (METAL)
Release Date: 11/1/17 (W) TBA (A/CA) TBA "JUSTICE INSURGENCE" part two!
BATMAN LOST #1 (METAL) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 11/8/17 (W) Scott Snyder (A) Olivier Coipel, Bengal (CA) Bengal Trapped in the Dark Multiverse, Batman must face his greatest fears!
HAL JORDAN & THE GREEN LANTERN CORPS #32 (METAL)
Release Date: 11/8/17 (W) TBA (A/CA) TBA "JUSTICE INSURGENCE" part three!
BATMAN WHO LAUGHS #1 (METAL) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 11/15/17 (W) James TynionIV (A) Riley Rossmo (CA) Jason Fabok As the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL rock the DC Universe, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world! How can the World's Greatest Heroes stop a horde of deadly beings that appear to be powerful nightmare versions of familiar figures? Find out in these special tie-in issues!
JUSTICE LEAGUE #33 (METAL)
Release Date: 11/15/17 (W) TBA (A/CA) TBA "JUSTICE INSURGENCE" part four!
DARK NIGHTS METAL #4 (OF 6) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 12/13/17 (W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Greg Capullo, Jonathan Glapion
HAWKMAN FOUND #1
Release Date: 12/20/17 (W) TBA (A/CA) TBA
DARK NIGHTS METAL #5 (OF 6) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 1/10/18 (W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Greg Capullo, Jonathan Glapion
DARK NIGHTS METAL #6 (OF 6) (with foil-stamped embossed cover)
Release Date: 2/14/18 (W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Greg Capullo, Jonathan Glapion
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