Blue Beetle Vol. 1: Metamorphosis (The New 52)

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As a part of the acclaimed DC Comics - The New 52 event of September 2011, Jaime Reyes becomes the all-new Blue Beetle!

It's not easy being Jaime Reyes. He has to deal with high school, family and all the drama that comes with being a teenager. Also, he's linked to a powerful scarab created by an alien race known as the Reach who seek to subjugate planets - or annihilate them. But can this teen hero turn an alien weapon of mass destruction into a force for good? And can he ...

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Overview

As a part of the acclaimed DC Comics - The New 52 event of September 2011, Jaime Reyes becomes the all-new Blue Beetle!

It's not easy being Jaime Reyes. He has to deal with high school, family and all the drama that comes with being a teenager. Also, he's linked to a powerful scarab created by an alien race known as the Reach who seek to subjugate planets - or annihilate them. But can this teen hero turn an alien weapon of mass destruction into a force for good? And can he protect the scarab from super villains that would use it for their own nefarious purposes? Writer Tony Bedard (GREEN LANTERN CORPS, GREEN LANTERN: NEW GUARDIANS) and artist Ig Guara bring you the newest adventures of Blue Beetle!

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"Jaime's an appealing lead and we don't often see superhero books starring Hispanic kids in El Paso."—The Onion AV Club 

"This series is off to a good start."—The New York Times

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781401237134
  • Publisher: DC Comics
  • Publication date: 11/20/2012
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 265,396
  • Product dimensions: 6.64 (w) x 9.96 (h) x 0.21 (d)

Meet the Author

Writer Tony Bedard began his career as an assistant editor for both the DCU and Vertigo, moving onto scribe GREEN LANTERN CORPS, R.E.B.E.L.S., and BIRDS OF PREY. As a freelance writer, Bedard has written for Marvel Comics, Image, Broadway, Malibu and Crusade Comics, as well as the animated Turok: Son of Stone film. He is currently writer on GREEN LANTERN: NEW GUARDIANS and BLUE BEETLE, both a part of DC Comics - The New 52.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 11, 2013

    I really felt like this book had lots of potential since it was

    I really felt like this book had lots of potential since it was covering such a unique character. Instead, it read like a forced, campy, 80s comic.

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