Official Press Release
With the second printing of IDENTITY CRISIS #1 due to arrive in stores on November 17, the second issue of this blockbuster miniseries has sold out at DC Comics and is being rushed back to press. The new printing is scheduled to arrive in stores on December 1.
IDENTITY CRISIS #2 Second Printing (MAY045410) is written by bestselling author Brad Meltzer with art by Rags Morales & Michael Bair. This printing will feature a previously unpublished illustration by Morales, presenting as pencil art without inking or coloring.
"This series has been a truly incredible experience with some of the most talented people in comics," says Meltzer. "Rags, Mike (all three, including Senior Group Editor Mike Carlin), Peter, Alex (Sinclair, the colorist), Kenny (Lopez, the letterer) and I can't thank the readers and retailers enough for looking out for us."
"Reader excitement over IDENTITY CRISIS shows no sign of letting up," says Bob Wayne, DC's VP - Sales & Marketing. "This new printing of the second issue will help retailers maintain momentum as the series reaches its conclusion next month."
IDENTITY CRISIS #2 Second Printing (MAY045410) is available for order now and is scheduled to arrive in stores on December 1 with a cover price of $3.95 U.S. To ensure delivery on that date retailers must place orders by Sunday, November 21; please note that quantities may be limited. DC recommends that retailers place orders as soon as possible to avoid missing out.
Retailers may order the issue by contacting their Diamond Customer Service Representatives or DC Sales Representatives, or by email at email@example.com.
Other IDENTITY CRISIS issues are available as follows:
· IDENTITY CRISIS #1 Third Printing (APR045290) is available for advance reorder and is scheduled to arrive in stores on November 17.
· IDENTITY CRISIS #3 (JUN040402), #4 (JUL040630) and #5 (AUG040390) are available for reorder.
· IDENTITY CRISIS #6 (SEP040323) is available for advance reorder and is scheduled to be in stores on November 10.
· IDENTITY CRISIS #7 (OCT040285) is available for advance reorder and is scheduled to be in stores on December 15.
As a reminder, no collected edition of IDENTITY CRISIS is planned to be published before September 2005.