June is our month for DC Comics/Looney Tunes crossover comics, currently being listed in April’s Previews catalogue for your retailers to order, so now’s a good time to let them know what you want on your pull list for June and make a note of which of these crazy crossovers strike your fancy. They represent a wealth of talent from comic writers and artists, all of whom clearly have a particular love for the Looney Tunes properties involved, and each of the comics also contains back-up stories.
To kick things off in the first week of June, there’s going to a reprint of the miniseries that first appeared in the year 2000 crossing over Superman and Bugs Bunny and set up the spirit and ideas behind this current wave of comics. Following on from there, we have two released per week for the rest of the month of June.
Here’s our complete listing of the DC Comics/Looney Tunes crossovers appearing in June, appearing in the the order in which they will arrive in shops:
DC Looney Tunes 100 Page Spectacular #1
Written by Mark Evanier, with art by Joe Staton, Mike DeCarlo, and Tom Palmer, and cover art (not yet released) by Steve Rude.
Official description: The miniseries from 2000 that first united the best-known heroes from two very different universes is back in a single issue collection featuring SUPERMAN/BUGS BUNNY #1-4! All the Looney Tunes are making their way into the DC Universe thanks to Mr. Mxyzptlk and the Do-Do-and only Superman stands a chance of keeping the universes apart…with the help of a certain wascally wabbit!
In Shops on Jun 07, 2017 priced at $7.99 with order code APR170369
Legion of Super Heroes Bugs Bunny Special #1
Written by Sam Humphries and Juan Ortiz, with art by Scott Hanna and Juan Ortiz and cover art by Karl Kesel with art and cover art by Tom Grummett.
Official description: The Legion of Super-Heroes always thought they had taken their inspiration from the 21st Century’s Superboy. But when they try to bring that hero into their future time, the team discovers to their surprise the caped champion isn’t who-or even what-they expected! And the bonus Looney Tunes backup story features DC characters with story and art by Juan Ortiz!
In Shops on June 14, 2017 priced at $4.99 with order code APR170361
Martian Manhunter Marvin the Martian Special #1
Written by Steve Orlando, Frank J. Barbiere, and Jim Fanning, with art by Jerome K. Moore and John Loter and art and cover art by Aaron Lopresti.
Official description: Martian Manhunter tries to halt Marvin the Martian’s determination for world domination. J’onn is conflicted with his own Martian identity as he attempts to stop the hapless, determined Marvin from blowing Earth to bits in order to gain a clear view of Venus. And the bonus Looney Tunes backup story features DC characters written by Jim Fanning with art by John Loter!
In Shops on June 14, 2017 priced at $4.99 with order code APR170365
Lobo Road Runner Special #1
Written by Bill Morrison with art by Bill Morrison and art and cover art by Kelley Jones.
Official description: Wile E. Coyote travels to the far reaches of space to hire Lobo to hunt down and kill his greatest nemesis of all time, the Road Runner. And when the Coyote and Lobo are after him, the Road Runner knows if they catch him-he’s through. And the bonus Looney Tunes backup story features DC characters with story and art by Bill Morrison!
In Shops on June 21, 2017 priced at $4.99 with order code APR170363
Wonder Woman Tasmanian Devil Special #1
Written by Antony Bedard, with art by Barry Kitson and Ben Caldwell and cover art by Jim Lee.
Official description: Not since the twelve labors of Hercules has a Greek warrior faced as great a danger and as destructive a peril as the Tasmanian Devil! And the bonus Looney Tunes backup story features DC characters with story by Tony Bedard and art by Ben Caldwell!
In Shops: June 21, 2017 priced at $4.99 with order code APR170367
Batman Elmer Fudd Special #1
Written by Tom King, with art by Byron Vaughns and art and cover art by Lee Weeks.
Official descripton: After a chance meeting with billionaire Bruce Wayne, Elmer Fudd’s obsession quickly escalates into stalking Batman through the dark alleys and high-class social settings of Gotham City. Welcome to Bat Season! And the bonus Looney Tunes backup story features DC characters written by Tom King and artwork by Byron Vaughns.
In Shops June 28th priced at $4.99 with order code APR170357
Jonah Hex Yosemite Sam Special #1
Written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Bill Matheny, with art by Dave Alvarez and art and cover art by Mark Texeira.
Official description: When miner Yosemite Sam strikes it rich, word gets out as everyone comes gunning for his wealth! To protect himself and his new riches, he hires bounty hunter Jonah Hex–but the man protecting him may be his worst nightmare! And the bonus Looney Tunes backup story features DC characters written by Bill Matheny and artwork by Dave Alvarez.
In Shops on Jun 28, 2017 priced at $4.99 with order code APR170359