Gfest announced yesterday that as part of a line-wide celebration of DC Comics’ 75th, they will be rolling out a number of special variant covers by some of the biggest names in the industry. But these aren’t standard variants. No, these covers will take a classic image from DC’s illustrious history and present a new, re-imagined version by an all-star list of artists. Yesterday, DC unveiled a look at Mike Mingola’s take on the classic Detective Comics #168 cover.
Today DC unveiled the 75th anniversary variant cover to Superman #700. The cover was recreated by by Eduardo Risso, the acclaimed artist of Vertigo’s 100 Bullets and Wednesday Comics “Batman” strip. The original cover was featured on Superman #233 "Kryptonite Nevermore": and drawn by the comic book legend Neal Adams.