Tomorrow marks the publication of the last issue of Static Shock for DC Comics, a beleaguered title that takes the last of Milestone Media's properties from the stands.
New writer Marc Bernardin has this as his sophomore issue, and the title was cancelled before he even got started, but the last storyline shows great promise. The issue's described as follows …
STATIC SHOCK #8
Written by MARC BERNARDIN
Art by SCOTT McDANIEL and ANDY OWENS
Cover by KHARY RANDOLPH and LE BEAU UNDERWOOD
On sale APRIL 4 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US • RATED T • FINAL ISSUE
Static has faced some of the most merciless and deadly villains that both New York City and Dakota City have to offer, but now he finds himself face-to-face with a woman who holds his future in her hands and has the power to destroy it: the school psychologist! In one conversation that covers his new life in NYC and the life he left behind, we’ll get new insights into what makes Virgil Hawkins tick. And maybe Virgil hasn’t been as careful at hiding his secret identity as he thought.
Here's a promotional trailer created by artist Scott McDaniel …
Static Shock #8 is available at retail establishments and online today.