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DC Comics Giveaway (U.K. only)

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on 5 February 2011

With the recent release of DC Universe Online, we thought now was the perfect time to offer some sweet comics to one lucky U.K. community member. The five books we have to offer are published by DC Comics in the U.S. and Titan Books in the U.K.

To enter, leave a comment below (or on our forum) telling us which book sounds the most interesting. We will select one winner at random by Feb. 18. The winner will receive information via the email they used to register for PSU. You must be 18 to enter, and you MUST be a resident of the U.K.

Check out details on the books below:

Blackest Night
Throughout the decades, death has plagued the DC Universe and taken the lives of heroes and villains alike. But to what end? As the war between different colored Lantern Corps rages on, the prophecy of the Blackest Night descends. Now it’s up to Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps to lead DC’s champions in the battle to save the Universe from an army of undead Black Lanterns made up of the fallen Green Lanterns and DC’s deceased heroes and villains.

Batman: Year One
Lieutenant James Gordon takes up a new post in the crime-ridden and corrupt city of Gotham, while billionaire Bruce Wayne returns to the scene of his parents’ deaths, intent on avenging their memory. Each faces trials and challenges of their own, only for their lives to become irrevocably and potentially tragically intertwined...

Superman: Earth One
J. Michael Straczynski joins forces with rising star artist Shane Davis to create this original graphic novel that gives new insight into Clark Kent’s transformation into Superman and his first year as the Man of Steel. This is the first in a new wave of original DC Universe graphic novels, featuring top writers’ and illustrators’ unique takes on DC characters.

Wonder Woman: Love & Murder
Wonder Woman has found her place after the Infinite Crisis — posing as Agent Diana Prince — but her world is soon thrown into turmoil as Circe resurfaces with a cunning and malevolent new plan, and the Amazons, led by her mother, Hippolyta, attack America! Can the daughter of Themyscira stop the disaster about to unfold?

Batman: Arkham Asylum Anniversary Edition
In Gotham City’s home for the criminally insane, Batman confronts his arch-nemeses, including the Joker, Two-Face and more. Before the battle is over, Batman’s mental straight-jacket will have been torn apart, exposing his every weakness and bringing him far closer to his foes than he could ever possibly have wanted!