The DC universe just keeps getting wider and wider.
This week, the comic book and graphic novel publisher announced that they are launching Dark Nights: Death Metal – Band Edition this March. The new series will release special edition variat covers featuring heavy metal acts Megadeth, Ghost, Lacuna Coil, Opeth, Sepultura, and Dream Theater and will roll out through 2021.
Ready for the world tour? DARK NIGHTS: DEATH METAL - BAND EDITION launches around the globe this March 🔥— DC (@DCComics) February 1, 2021
Tune-up with more cover art here: https://t.co/8KWRfK4shR #DCDeathMetal pic.twitter.com/KZtkZ2uQNg
Created by writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo, Dark Nights: Death Metal is the sequel to the 2017 18-series comic Dark Nights: Metal, which shifted the DC universe as the world knew it and welcome fans to the Dark Multiverse with its runaway-hit villain, Batman Who Laughs.
Check out the variant covers below.
Issue #1: Featured band: Megadeth / Cover artist: Juanjo Guarnido
Issue #2: Featured band: Ghost / Cover artist: Werther Dell’ Edera
Issue #3: Featured band: Lacuna Coil / Cover artist: Timpano / Antonio Fuso
Issue #4: Featured band: Opeth / Cover artist: Mathieu Lauffray
Issue #5: Featured band: Sepultura / Cover artist: Albuquerque / Pedro Mauro
Issue #6: Featured band: Dream Theater / Cover artist: Santi Casas
Issue #7: Featured band: Ozzy Osbourne / Cover artist: Marco Mastrazzo