DC Comics has announced its upcoming issues for the month of August, including our first glimpse at The Flash #5. "The Dastardly Death of the Rogues!" continues as the fastest man alive witnesses the start of an all-new Rogue War pitting the Rogues against the Renegades. The issue's summary is filled with tie-in teases, too, so expect the lingering effects of Blackest Night to be felt by the scarlet speedster's resurrected foes. Visit Newsarama for a complete listing of books and products available from DC this August, or visit DC's The Source for a sneak peek--finally, a male Star Sapphire!--at the Brightest Day crossover tie-ins.
Written by Geoff Johns; Art and cover by Francis Manapul; Variant cover by Ryan Sook, Fernando Pasarin & Joel Gomez. Brightest Day continues with a shocking connection to the White Light as Captain Boomerang and the Reverse-Flash experience a bizarre event that ties them together. Meanwhile, it’s the Rogues vs. the Renegades with the Flash caught in the middle! On sale August 18, 2010. 32 pg. FC. $2.99 US.