In DC's "Earth One" series, the publisher's most iconic heroes are given brand-new origin stories from the comic book industry's top creatorsblending familiar elements with new twists, all recontextualized for the modern era. This box set collects Batman: Earth One Vol. 1, Wonder Woman: Earth One Vol. 1, and Superman: Earth One Vol. 1. Batman: Earth One, from the Doomsday Clock team of Geoff Johns and Gary Frank, presents an all-new take on Batman's origin, with a fallible, vulnerable, and angry Bruce Wayne embarking on his crimefighting mission. Wonder Woman: Earth One, from comic book superstars Grant Morrison and Yanick Paquette, recreates Diana of Themyscira's mythology in a thoroughly modern but still timelessepic. Superman: Earth One, written by Babylon 5 creator J. Michael Straczynskiand illustrated by acclaimed artist Shane Davis, started the "Earth One" line, with an unexpected and provocative perspective on Clark Kent's transformation into Superman and his first year as The Man of Steel.
|Product dimensions:||6.70(w) x 10.40(h) x 1.10(d)|
About the Author
Geoff Johns is an award-winning writer and one of the most popular contemporary comic book writers today. Johns is the author of the New York Times bestselling graphic novels Aquaman: The Trench, Blackest Night, Green Lantern: The Sinestro Corps War, Justice League: Origin, Superman: Brainiac,and Batman: Earth One, which hit #1 on the bestseller list. He is also known for transforming Green Lantern into one of the most critically and commercially successful franchises in comics. Johns was born in Detroit and studied media arts, screenwriting, and film at Michigan State University. After moving to Los Angeles, he became an assistant to Richard Donner, director of Superman: The Movie. He and his mentor Donner later co-wrote Superman: Last Son, featuring the return of General Zod. Johns has written for various other media, including episodes of Smallville, Arrow, and Adult Swim's Robot Chicken, for which he was nominated along with his co-writers for an Emmy. Johns was an executive producer on the 2016 film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and co-wrote the 2017 hit film Justice League as well as the upcoming Wonder Woman 1984.