Official Press Release
ACTION COMICS #827, the first issue by the new creative team of writer Gail Simone and artists John Byrne & Nelson, has sold out at DC Comics just five days after arriving in stores on May 11.
"I'm really excited by all the amazing buzz for this book," says Simone. "I received a ton of positive letters from retailers, and I think it just proves that people love to see John Byrne draw Superman. And he does draw a GREAT Superman! Can't wait for people to see the issues coming up! Thanks to VP - Executive Editor, DCU Dan DiDio and Group Editor Eddie Berganza for giving me a chance to work on this character with this art team!"
"The new ACTION team hit the ground running, and we've seen a great response to their work," says Bob Wayne, DC's VP - Sales. "We urge retailers to stock up on upcoming issues now."
Upcoming issues of ACTION COMICS are available as follows:
* ACTION COMICS #828 (APR050320) is available for advance reorder and is scheduled to arrive in stores on June 8.
* ACTION COMICS #829 (MAY050214) is solicited in the May Previews (Volume XV #5) and is scheduled to arrive in stores on July 13.
Please note that DC has no plan to go back to press on this issue at this time.