First Ever DC Comics Digital Panel at San Diego Comic-Con Reveals New ‘Vampire Diaries’ Series and ‘Injustice’ Annual

First Ever DC Comics Digital Panel at San Diego Comic-Con...

By Kelley Popham Thursday, July 18th, 2013

At the Con today we announced some exciting news at the very first DC Comics Digital panel! Panelists included many of our talented creators and editors, Jim Lee, Hank Kanalz,  Jim Chadwick, Derek Fridolfs, Christos Gage, Kyle Higgins, Bryan Q. Miller, Dustin Nguyen, and Tom Taylor. They talked about the unprecedented line-up of Digital First titles, including ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN, INJUSTICE, BATMAN ’66, LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT, SMALLVILLE, the BEYOND series, and BATMAN: LI’L GOTHAM. News from the panel included the announcement of an INJUSTICE Annual available in November and a brand new Digital First series based on the popular Warner Bros. Television and CW series, THE VAMPIRE DIARIES. The audience was given a first look at the cover art for the series which will debut later this year. It was also announced that the talented Aaron Lopresti will be writing and drawing three upcoming chapters for LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT, along with several other exciting creators scheduled for upcoming chapters - full creator line-up below. And finally, Derek Fridolfs and Dustin Nguyen talked about this week's Gotham Comic-Con themed chapter of BATMAN: LI’L GOTHAM available for download on July 21.

 Here is the full LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT slate through mid-September.

July 18 – “Arm Candy” written by Frank Hannah, artwork by Drew Johnson
July 25 – “Reporter's Notebook” written by Frank Hannah, artwork by Dexter Soy
Aug. 1 – “Break the Mold Part 1” written by Shane Davis and Brandon Montclare, artwork by Shane Davis and Sandra Hope
Aug. 8 – “Break the Mold Part 2” written by Shane Davis and Brandon Montclare, artwork by Shane Davis and Sandra Hope
Aug. 15 – “Elements of Crime Part 1” written by Mike W. Barr, artwork by Tom Lyle
Aug. 22 – “Elements of Crime Part 2” written by Mike W. Barr, artwork by Tom Lyle
Aug. 29 – “Elements of Crime Part 3” written by Mike W. Barr, artwork by Tom Lyle
Sept. 5 – “I…Batman Part 1” story and artwork by Aaron Lopresti
Sept. 12 – “I…Batman Part 2” story and artwork by Aaron Lopresti
Sept. 19 – “I…Batman Part 3” story and artwork by Aaron Lopresti 

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