'Formerly Known As The Justice League' #1 sells out at DC

Official Press Release

DC Comics continues its string of sold-out debut issues with FORMERLY KNOWN AS THE JUSTICE LEAGUE #1, sold out at the publisher less than a week after its on-sale date of July 2.

"Whaddaya know... lightning DOES strike twice," says Keith Giffen, cowriter of the miniseries. The 6-issue miniseries is written by Giffen and J.M. DeMatteis, with art and cover by Kevin Maguire and Joe Rubinstein.

"Both new readers and those who enjoyed this team's JUSTICE LEAGUE from the 1980s are responding very positively to this project," says Bob Wayne, DC's VP - Sales & Marketing. "Retailers should go ahead and increase their orders on upcoming issues, since it looks like demand for this miniseries is going to continue to grow."

DC has no plans to go back to press on this issue at this time.

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