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Ever since Superman and Wonder Woman shared their first kiss back in JUSTICE LEAGUE #12, the two superheroes have wanted to keep their relationship a secret. But at the end of this week’s SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN #3, all that changes. While in the Fortress of Solitude, the Man of Steel picks up on chatter that indicates that the couple’s status has become public knowledge.
In the gallery above, check out a piece of interior art from SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN #4 by Paulo Siqueira, depicting the world reacting to the reveal of Superman and Wonder Woman’s relationship. Look closely and you’ll see everyone from The Flash and Green Lantern discussing their shock in the Justice League Watchtower, to Amanda Waller checking in on Diana’s ex, Steve Trevor, to the gods watching from Mount Olympus, to the entire world watching the news unravel on their TV screens.
But how will the people of Earth react to the news that its two strongest superheroes have formed a literal power couple? Will they be happy or scared? Is Superman and Wonder Woman’s relationship something to celebrate or something to feel threatened by? Place your bets in the comments section below.
Until next time!