Your Guide to Convergence
Happy Thanksgiving, DC NATION!
Who is BATWOMAN?
Today, BATWOMAN #0 hits, featuring an all star creative roster that includes writer/artist J.H. Williams III, co-writer W. Haden Blackman and artist Amy Reeder. Springing out of a best-selling, Eisner and GLAAD Award-winning arc in DETECTIVE COMICS, BATWOMAN #0 sets the stage for the ongoing BATWOMAN series slated to launch in February – and it’s a perfect primer.
Dick Grayson looks into the ‘Black Mirror’ in DETECTIVE COMICS #871
Somehow, tools, evidence and weapons relating to some of Batman’s deadliest foes are ending up in the wrong hands – and people are dying because of it. Newly ensconced Batman Dick Grayson must piece together the pieces of the mystery, which point to a deadly new adversary. But will he be able to bring down his new enemy before more die?
Paul Cornell steps in for a three-issue arc on BATMAN AND ROBIN
A body unceremoniously dug out of its grave. A link to Bruce Wayne’s romantic past and tension among the Dynamic Duo of Batman Dick Grayson and Robin. Writer Paul Cornell sprinkles a handful of tantalizing clues with artist Scott McDaniel and in the process builds to one of the coolest villain reveals of the last year.
G. Willow Wilson picks up SUPERMAN #706
Hey, Source readers -- got some news to close the week with. Writer G. Willow Wilson will return to SUPERMAN with a new “Grounded” tale in issue #706, illustrated by artist Amilcar Pinna. Superman’s walk across the country ends up having unexpected – and dangerous – repercussions for Perry White and the staff of The Daily Planet. Can Superman help The Planet overcome its latest hurdle?
Hush’s deadly solution proves problematic for Batman Beyond
It’s been another Tuesday packed with Batman goodies, and we’re not ready to stop just yet. Next up, we have the finale to one of the year’s most well-received mini-series, BATMAN BEYOND.
Vandal Savage is swinging for Lex Luthor in ACTION COMICS #895
Lex Luthor has had an incredibly difficult time of it lately, what with fighting master assassin Deathstroke, avoiding being eaten by Gorilla Grodd, and meeting Death herself. Finally back at his office in Metropolis, Lex has about five minutes to relax before Vandal Savage shows up to make Lex's quest even more complicated.
The Teen Titans and Damian make for a combustible situation
What happens when you bring an unstable youth into the ranks of a team already on shaky ground? Fireworks, folks.
SHOP TALK: J.T. Krul on writing team books vs. solo series
Whenever I tell anyone that I am a comic book writer, I always get the same response: "That's amazing. How do you do it? How do you draw all those pictures?"