JUSTICE LEAGUE Writer Scott Snyder Announces Two New Justice League Titles and Talent Teams
Spinning Out of JUSTICE LEAGUE: NO JUSTICE Miniseries
Television Writer Adam Glass and Bernard Chang Revealed as New Team on TEEN TITANS in July
Award-Winning Writer Nalo Hopkinson Gives Fans First Look at Art from THE SANDMAN UNIVERSE
Exclusive Reveal of the Debut Issue of the “New” MAD Magazine
DC began Wondercon Saturday morning with a bang, courtesy of a livestreamed panel hosted by DC Publishers Dan DiDio and Jim Lee. Streaming stay to followers nationwide, Dan and Jim, together with a few of DC’s prime editors and best comedian e-book expertise, mentioned a number of the upcoming initiatives which have maintain DC on the vanguard of publishing.
Anytime you get Dan and Jim collectively on a panel you possibly can anticipate some breaking information, and this yr’s livestream was no exception. Superstar author Scott Snyder was available to speak to the writer about not solely the blockbuster end followers can anticipate when DARK NIGHTS: METAL reaches its conclusion with problem #6 (March 28) however he additionally revealed some huge plans for Justice League. Snyder dished the newest on the JUSTICE LEAGUE: NO JUSTICE 4 difficulty miniseries he’s engaged on with co-writers James Tynion IV (DETECTIVE COMICS) and Joshua Williamson (THE FLASH, Vertigo’s DEATHBED) and artist Francis Manapul (TRINITY), in addition to his plans for JUSTICE LEAGUE, with newly-acquired artist Jim Cheung and rising star Jorge Jimenez.
But jaws actually dropped when he introduced that not one, however two all-new Justice League titles will debut from the May miniseries, every that includes new workforce rosters: JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK, written by Tynion with artwork by Alvaro Martinez, Raul Fernandez (inker) and Brad Anderson (colours) and JUSTICE LEAGUE ODYSSEY, written by Williamson, with artwork by Stjepan Sejic. Both titles are scheduled to launch in June.
Snyder wasn’t completed there; he hinted that the conclusion of METAL #6 would have repercussions all through the DC Universe, and he wasn’t kidding when he introduced that Adam Glass, author for widespread TV exhibits Supernatural and Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders can be becoming a member of fan-favorite artist Bernard Chang as the brand new expertise staff for TEEN TITANS, starting with difficulty #20 in June. In addition to Damian Wayne (Robin) main Kid Flash and Red Arrow into new adventures, a number of utterly new characters shall be added to the roster, together with the daughter of the Main Man and everybody’s favourite(?) Czarnian, Lobo!
Last month, Vertigo shocked readers once they introduced the return to the Dreaming in a Neil Gaiman-curated THE SANDMAN UNIVERSE imprint this August. Today, Vertigo and DC Black Label Executive Editor Mark Doyle, together with visitor Nalo Hopkinson who will pen the HOUSE OF WHISPERS title, gave followers a primary take a look at Bilquis Evely’s interiors for THE SANDMAN UNIVERSE #1. Hopkinson shared her pleasure for the transition from novelist to comedian e-book author, and shared some first insights into the mysterious new home and its proprietor. THE SANDMAN UNIVERSE #1 is accessible August eight, 2018.
MAD journal’s “Usual Gang of Idiots” featured a mixture of previous and new this time round, with the publishers speaking to new Executive Editor Bill Morrison about what followers can anticipate from the brand new model of America’s #1 humor journal (in a area of 1). The fears of old-school MAD followers have been shortly put to relaxation when long-time artist Sergio Aragones took the stage and had an opportunity to mirror on his previous work and upcoming involvement with this new-look MAD. Patience was shortly rewarded as properly, when followers in attendance and on-line obtained a tease of what the ebook will appear to be as a brand-new wrap round cowl for MAD #1 (on sale April 17), that includes a brand new emblem, was revealed.