“NIGHT OF THE OWLS” – TALON DESIGN (1950s)

“NIGHT OF THE OWLS” – TALON DESIGN (1950s)

By DCE Editorial Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

The “Night of the Owls” is coming this May, pitting the extended Bat-family against the deadly Court of Owls. A shadowy secret society with roots that date back to Gotham City’s earliest history, the Court employs a cadre of timeless, sinister assassins known as Talons to execute its malevolent will. In advance of the final conflict, the Dark Knight himself is pitted against a Talon from the 1950s, “the era where Americans had bomb shelters in the back yard,” said BATMAN artist Greg Capullo. “Let’s give this one LOTS of weapons and an old-fashioned earpiece radio receiver!”