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  • Issue #1A
    Spirit (2010 DC) 1A
    Published June 2010 by DC.

    Cover by LADRÖNN. Written by MARK SCHULTZ ? Co-feature written by Dennis O'Neil ? Art by MORITAT Co-feature art by Bill Sienkiewicz The Spirit returns in an all-new ongoing series! Central City destroys everyone who lives within its borders... so it's a good thing The Spirit already died once! International crime syndicate The Golden Tree wants to help Central City's Octopus consolidate control over the underworld and the Spirit is the kind of mess the Golden Tree was created to clean up. They've offered the Octopus the services of one of their finest assassins to take his breath away for good - and the sight of this killer would get anyone's heart pounding! This issue also features the debut of the eight-page THE SPIRIT: BLACK & WHITE co-feature, showcasing the industry's finest talent. And who better to kick things off than DENNIS O'NEIL and BILL SIENKIEWICZ? Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Spirit (2010 DC) 1B
    Published June 2010 by DC.

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    Limited 1 for 10 Variant cover by MARK SCHULTZ. Written by MARK SCHULTZ ? Co-feature written by Dennis O'Neil ? Art by MORITAT Co-feature art by Bill Sienkiewicz The Spirit returns in an all-new ongoing series! Central City destroys everyone who lives within its borders... so it's a good thing The Spirit already died once! International crime syndicate The Golden Tree wants to help Central City's Octopus consolidate control over the underworld and the Spirit is the kind of mess the Golden Tree was created to clean up. They've offered the Octopus the services of one of their finest assassins to take his breath away for good - and the sight of this killer would get anyone's heart pounding! This issue also features the debut of the eight-page THE SPIRIT: BLACK & WHITE co-feature, showcasing the industry's finest talent. And who better to kick things off than DENNIS O'NEIL and BILL SIENKIEWICZ? Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2
    Spirit (2010 DC) 2
    Published July 2010 by DC.

    Written by MARK SCHULTZ. Co-feature written by HARLAN ELLISON. Art by MORITAT. Co-feature art by KYLE BAKER. Cover by LADRÖNN. In this second gripping issue, Angel Smerti is a lady who gets what she wants - and she wants The Spirit dead! The Spirit's first encounter with the Golden Tree crime organization will show him that the threat extends far beyond Central City! And in the co-feature, THE SPIRIT: BLACK & WHITE, modern fiction master Harlan Ellison teams with the brilliant Kyle Baker (WEDNESDAY COMICS) to bring an adventure right to the Spirit's backyard - Wildwood Cemetery! Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #3
    Spirit (2010 DC) 3
    Published August 2010 by DC.

    Written by MARK SCHULTZ. Co-feature written by MICHAEL USLAN and F.J. DESANTO. Art by MORITAT. Co-feature art by JUSTINIANO. Cover by LADRÖNN. FIRST WAVE takes a break this month but THE SPIRIT marches on! Angel Smerti has delivered The Spirit into the deadly grasp of the Octopus, and the only one who can save him is... Angel Smerti?! Can The Spirit possibly warm her icy heart with a knife pressed against his throat? And in THE SPIRIT: BLACK & WHITE co-feature, Michael Uslan and F.J. DeSanto deliver a tale of treason on the airwaves, stunningly illustrated in rich graytones by Justiniano! Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #4
    Spirit (2010 DC) 4

    Written by DAVID HINE Co-feature written by MARV WOLFMAN Art by MORITAT Co-feature art by PHIL WINSLADE Cover by LADRÖNN New series writer David Hine comes aboard for the first chapter of Frostbite! The ultimate high has arrived on the corners of Central City, and the ghouls who deal it aren't interested in cutting the all-controlling Octopus in on the action! It doesn't take long for hot blood to hit the icy city streets! And in the co-feature, THE SPIRIT: BLACK & WHITE, Marv Wolfman and Phil Winslade show us what happens in Central City when the lights go out - every last one of them! It's a citywide blackout in black and white! Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #5
    Spirit (2010 DC) 5
    Published October 2010 by DC.

    Written by DAVID HINE; Co-feature written by DAVID LAPHAM Art by MORITAT; Co-feature art by MICHAEL WM. KALUTA Cover by LADRÖNN 'Frostbite' continues with The Spirit on thin ice - literally! As Central City is engulfed in a whiteout blizzard, Ebony's on the brink of death and The Spirit must carry her across town to save her life - with every hood in town baying for their blood! And in the co-feature, THE SPIRIT: BLACK & WHITE, Stray Bullets and YOUNG LIARS scribe David Lapham teams with MADAME XANADU master Michael Wm. Kaluta to tell the tale of the deadliest New Year's ever! It's '666 in 10... 9... 8...' 40 pg, FC, Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #6
    Spirit (2010 DC) 6
    Published November 2010 by DC.

    Written by DAVID HINE Co-feature written by BRIAN AZZARELLO Art by MORITAT Co-feature art by EDUARDO RISSO Cover by LADRÖNN The dealers of Central City's most dangerous new high, Frost, don't follow the rules of the game... and when innocent children are taken hostage, it's The Spirit who has to jump into hot water to save them. Did we say hot water? We meant burning, molten steel! And in the SPIRIT: BLACK & WHITE co-feature, FIRST WAVE mastermind Brian Azzarello rejoins his 100 BULLETS collaborator Eduardo Risso to bring you 'The Man I Love,' a knockout story starring Ebony as you've never seen her... heartbroken and vulnerable! 40 pg, FC, Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #7
    Spirit (2010 DC) 7
    Published December 2010 by DC.

    Written by DAVID HINE Co-feature written by JAN STRNAD Art by MORITAT Co-feature art by RICHARD CORBEN Cover by LADRÖNN 'Frostbite' concludes with all-out gang war in the streets! Just how far will the Octopus go to take back control? You won't believe your eyes - and neither will the man on the receiving end of the Octopus's fury! And in the SPIRIT: BLACK & WHITE co-feature, Jan Strnad and Richard Corben bring you a Halloween treat - Central City's favorite dead man battling a werewolf! 40 pg, FC Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #8
    Spirit (2010 DC) 8
    Published January 2011 by DC.

    Written by DAVID HINE Co-feature written by WALTER SIMONSON Art by MORITAT Co-feature art by JORDI BERNET Cover by LADRÖNN The widow Ophelia Ottoman is the drop-dead gorgeous heir to one of the most powerful crime families in Central City. So why did she ever marry a loser like Jimmy Bauhaus? And why does she creep into Wildwood Cemetery each night to speak to his corpse? There's a mystery buried with that dead man, and it's The Spirit's job to dig it up! And in the SPIRIT: BLACK & WHITE co-feature, modern masters Walter Simonson and Jordi Bernet bring you 'Gemini,' the tale of twin sisters nobody could tell apart...but where one is a good girl, the other is very, very bad, indeed! Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #9
    Spirit (2010 DC) 9
    Published February 2011 by DC.

    Written by DAVID HINE Co-feature written by PAUL DINI Art by MORITAT Co-feature art by MIKE PLOOG Cover by LADRÖNN The Spirit knew there was something suspicious about the relationship of mafia heir Ophelia Ottoman and no-good loser Jimmy Bauhaus, but he didn't know that the secret they kept could pit Central City's crime families against each other! But that doesn't mean he's going to let Ottoman get away with murder. . . does it? Say it ain't so, Spirit! And in the co-feature, THE SPIRIT: BLACK & WHITE, Paul Dini and Mike Ploog have a holiday gift for you: the tale of an extremely bad Santa - a crook haunted by the Spirit of Christmas everywhere he turns! On sale DECEMBER 15 ? 40 pg, FC Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #10
    Spirit (2010 DC) 10
    Published March 2011 by DC.

    Written by DAVID HINE Art by MORITAT Cover by LADRÖNN Roscoe Kalashnikov was sure he could get away with murder - and in a town as corrupt as Central City, maybe he could. But if that's so, why do his victim's words still haunt him? She said something about 'the spirit of justice' and now, around every corner, Roscoe is seeing a flash of trench coat and the briefest glimpse of a masked man... 32 pg, FC Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #11
    Spirit (2010 DC) 11
    Published April 2011 by DC.

    Written by DAVID HINE Art by MORITAT Cover by LADRÖNN Has the Octopus gone soft? New York godfather Shonder Zeev thinks so, and he intends to cut in on Central City's action and dismantle the truce the Octopus has with Commissioner Dolan - by sending an unlikely assassin to end Dolan himself! 32 pg, FC Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #12
    Spirit (2010 DC) 12
    Published May 2011 by DC.

    Written by DAVID HINE Art by MORITAT Cover by LADRÖNN Death is coming for Commissioner Dolan - and it wears The Spirit's face! The assassin sent to Central City by the South American cartels is a master of deadly automatons, but do The Spirit and the cops even know what they're looking for? They'd take a bullet for Dolan, but can they stop a killer who's taken countless lives without touching a gun? 32 pg, FC Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #13
    Spirit (2010 DC) 13
    Published June 2011 by DC.

    Written by DAVID HINE Art by MORITAT Cover by LADRÖNN It was a love at first sight when the cartel's assassin set eyes on Ellen Dolan, his target's daughter - though the feeling isn't exactly mutual! But you know what they say about love: If at first you don't succeed, kidnap your intended and build a perfect mechanical simulacrum! Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #14
    Spirit (2010 DC) 14
    Published July 2011 by DC.

    Written by MATTHEW STURGES Art by VICTOR IBA-EZ Cover by LADR÷NN The creator of beloved comic-book super hero Strongman is dead - and his assistant, Alabaster Cream, is on the run from his murderers! But are they looking to finish off a witness or find the map to the dead artist's buried treasure? What kind of treasure does an artist have to hide, anyway? And is The Spirit willing to die to protect it? It's an ingenious tale from guest-writer Matthew Sturges with stunning art by Victor IbaÒez (OUR ARMY AT WAR, RATCATCHER)! 32 pg, FC, RATED T Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #15
    Spirit (2010 DC) 15
    Published August 2011 by DC.

    Written by DAVID HINE Art by MORITAT Cover by LADRONN 'Dear Spirit: Won't you please be my Valentine?' No matter how The Spirit celebrates Valentine's Day each year, he always receives a card from a mysterious admirer. But knowing his luck, this lovestruck lady is bound to turn bitter and a bit, well, fatale. 32 pg, FC, RATED T Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #16
    Spirit (2010 DC) 16
    Published September 2011 by DC.

    Written by DAVID HINE. Art by JOHN PAUL LEON. Cover by LADRONN. The Spirit has gone rogue, killing criminals that the judicial system has let slip through its grasp. Now The Spirit - the real Spirit - must find the impostor who is signing these murders with an 'S,' while the pressure is on Dolan to make an arrest. Will The Spirit end up behind bars before the killer strikes again? 32 pg, FC, RATED T Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #17
    Spirit (2010 DC) 17
    Published October 2011 by DC.

    Written by HOWARD CHAYKIN, WILL PFEIFFER and PAUL LEVITZ Art by BRIAN BOLLAND, P. CRAIG RUSSELL and JOSE LUIS GARCIA-LOPEZ Cover by LADRONN There's no refuge in a Central City snowstorm for a newsie down on his luck, but might The Spirit notice and save the day? And who killed the Central City councilman who had five mistresses too many? But the real question is, when does high art turn into criminal hijinks? You won't want to miss these three mysteries in our special black-and-white issue with extra story pages! 32 pg, B&W, RATED T Cover price $2.99.