Alright everyone, its time for the next DC comic event Dark Nights: Metal! On Wednesday, August 16th, we will get the first issue of Dark Nights: Metal , we’ve already gotten a sneak peak and there is definitely a lot more revealed in this issue than what DC already leaked! Check out the above video where My Comic Universe gives you a quick update on what you need to know for this upcoming release!
For those of you not familiar with Dark Nights Metal, catch up on the two one-shot comics leading up to this event Dark Days: The Forge, and Dark Days: The Casting. You can also check out our video/post on Dark Days here: MCU: Comic News Episode 1 – Dark Days
Since this is going to be an epic comic book event, My Comic Universe will also be posting a podcast/update on our website about Dark Nights: Metal this Friday August 18th. Make sure to check that out as well!
Look around your area because many comic shops are doing a midnight release on Tuesday August 15th, giving you a chance to be one of the first to read the first issue. There is also going to be a special midnight release variant.
Cover of Dark Nights: Metal #1 (E – Midnight Release Variant)
Speaking of variants, there are going to be a lot of variants to look out for! We compiled a quick list of variants you can get, but keep in mind there are a lot of comic shops and artists that are putting out their own exclusive cover so make sure to look around.
|DC Dark Nights: Metal #1 Var.||Artist||Store||Notes|
|1. Cover A||Greg Capullo||LCS (Local Comic Shops)/ Midtown Comics/ My Comic Shop/ KRS Comics|
|2. Cover B||Andy Kubert||LCS/ Midtown Comics/ My Comic Shop/ KRS Comics|
|3. Cover C||Jim Lee||LCS/ Midtown Comics/ My Comic Shop/ KRS Comics|
|4. Cover D||John Romita Jr.||LCS/ Midtown Comics/ My Comic Shop/ KRS Comics|
|5. Cover E||Greg Capullo||LCS/ Midtown Comics/ My Comic Shop/ KRS Comics||Midnight Variant|
|6. Cover F||Greg Capullo||LCS/ Midtown Comics/ My Comic Shop/ KRS Comics||Midnight Variant B&W|
|7. Cover G||Greg Capullo, Danny Miki||LCS/ Midtown Comics/ Dynamic Forces Comics||W/ signed option|
|8. Cover H||Greg Capullo, Danny Miki||LCS/ Midtown Comics/ Dynamic Forces Comics||W/ signed/ graded option|
|9. Artist Variant||Neal Adams||Unknown Comic Books||Limited Print Run|
|10.||Joe Benitez||Comic Hero University||W/ signed/ graded option|
|11.||Tyler Kirkham||Unknown Comic Books||W/ signed/ graded option|
|12.||Jock||KRS comics/ Unknown Comic Shop||W/ signed/ graded option|
|13.||Gabriele Dell’Otto||Bullproof Comics||Limited Print Run|
|14.||Francesco Mattina||The Comic Mint||Virgin cover option|
|15.||Michael Turner/ Peter Steigerwald||Aspen Comics||Limited Print Run|
|16.||Dustin Nguyen||ZMX Comics||Color Variant & B&W Variant. Limited Print Run|
Let us know if we missed any variants by commenting below or on our social media pages! We also want to know what you think of Dark Nights: Metal #1 and which variants you picked up!
Again, don’t forget to check out our next podcast on Dark Nights: Metal #1 where we will actually discuss the mystery of the Nth metal and where we think they are going with this whole thing! Coming this weekend!