Dunno, was why I asked.
Meanwhile, this solicit sells me on Tec OHC2:
BATMAN: DETECTIVE COMICS: REBIRTH DELUXE EDITION BOOK 2 HC
Written by JAMES TYNION IV and CHRISTOPHER SEBELA
Art by MARCIO TAKARA, ALVARO MARTINEZ, CHRISTIAN DUCE, FERNANDO BLANCO, CARMEN CARNERO and others • Cover by RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE
With Azrael and Batwing now on Batman’s team, will the Dark Knight’s squadron of crime-fighters be able to discover the League of Shadows’ plan? And what deadly personal secret will be unleashed on the team? Then, the Order of St. Dumas has unleashed a bizarre new evil on the world, and it’s convinced it must destroy Jean-Paul Valley!
EDIT: This one, due to the price hike to RRP $125, irritates:
BATMAN ’66 OMNIBUS HC
Written by JEFF PARKER, TOM PEYER, ART BALTAZAR, FRANCO, LEN WEIN, HARLAN ELLISON, MIKE W. BARR, RAY FAWKES and others
Art by JONATHAN CASE, TY TEMPLETON, RUBEN PROCOPIO, CHRIS SPROUSE, CHRISTOPHER JONES, MICHAEL AVON OEMING, DARIO BRIZUELA and others
Cover by MICHAEL ALLRED
Put on your go-go boots and get ready to “Batusi” as DC reimagines the classic Batman TV show! In these tales, the Dynamic Duo takes on the Riddler, Mr. Freeze, the Penguin, the Mad Hatter, The Joker and more of the world’s most colorful Bat-villains! And in BATMAN ’66: THE LOST EPISODE #1, an outline from the original TV series featuring Two-Face is adapted to comics for the first time! This new Omnibus collects BATMAN ’66 #1-30, BATMAN ’66: THE LOST
EPISODE #1 and a story from SOLO #7.
On sale AUGUST 8 • 928 pg, FC • $125.00 US
Though Amazon has it for £63.35 which ain’t bad, might be a good deal to preorder on:
ASTRO CITY #52
Written by KURT BUSIEK • Art by BRENT ANDERSON • Cover by ALEX ROSS
It’s the final issue of ASTRO CITY…for now. Michael Tenicek lost his world years ago. Now he may lose another, as ordinary life among the extraordinary takes a shattering turn. A character-focused finale to the ongoing Vertigo ASTRO CITY series, and a launch point for its new form. Guest-starring the Hanged Man, Honor Guard and more.
On sale APRIL 18 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US • RATED T • FINAL ISSUE
No, no, bugger, bugger, bugger - OK, fine it’s doing a relaunch.