Today sees the release of DC Comics‘ “Aquaman Volume 2: The Others.” The hardcover book collects issues 7-13 of the New 52 “Aquaman” series written by Geoff Johns with art by Ivan Reis and Joe Prado and colors by Rod Reis. What begins as a search for answers about a device found during Aquaman’s battle with The Trench, ultimately, leads to revelations about Aquaman’s dark past with another team of super humans and face-to-face with arch nemesis, Black Manta.
Aquaman and Mera approach Dr. Stephen Shin regarding a piece of technology recovered during the pair’s battle with The Trench, Aquaman is abruptly teleported away by a mystery woman. Black Manta has begun hunting down members of The Others, each possessing a powerful artifact that the treasure hunter means to control, and Arthur is bent on stopping the villain once and for all. Soon, Aquaman’s past with Manta and his former teammates is revealed!