First Look: Suicide Squad's Joker
Who is Batman's new ally?
When Gotham is paid a visit by a new hero who's as dangerous as she is beautiful, Batman must join forces with her to solve a mystery involving members of a highly secret order. Who is Peacock? What is her connection to I-Ching? And how is her arrival in Gotham connected a string of murders in the city's Chinatown district? Check out the preview below for clues.
A few blind items
How do I know that it's almost 5 o'clock on Friday? The big tip off is that fellow SOURCE blogger and all around good guy Austin Trunick already has his NFL game day face on. On Friday. For Sunday's games. Let's just say, Mr. Trunick takes his football very seriously. So we're gonna have to wrap things up here this week on THE SOURCE before Austin actually puts on shoulder pads or something.
The Death of Oracle is Here
Oracle can normally take care of herself, but when one of her firecest enemies finds her alone and far from her allies and safe houses, even Batman may not be able to save her. Rising star artist Ardian Syaf - fresh off some killer work in BRIGHEST DAY - makes his BIRDS OF PREY debut in a can't-miss story by Gail Simone called "The Death of Oracle"!
Is this the end for the Daily Planet?
Superman's departure from Metropolis to walk across the country has led to a slow news cycle for the city's biggest paper. If a lack of Superman front-page headlines weren't bad enough for the paper, a muckraking news blog has accused the Planet of bribing Superman for their stories -- putting even their journalistic integrity on the line!
Finch and the Batman
Let's get this out of the way first, David Finch might be the nicest guy in comics. He's also a Batman fanatic and his love for the character is evident on every page of the upcoming BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT series. Luckily, you don't have to take my word for it. Just check out his variant cover to issue 4.
Will the Dollmaker ruin the holidays for Supergirl?
It's the holiday season, and a dangerous new foe has it in for Cat Grant -- and as much as Supergirl would like to see Cat get what's coming to her, The Girl of Steel has no choice but to put aside her holiday blues and get involved!
C2E2 unveils their official poster, from guest of honor Ivan Reis
And it’s a beauty. Next year’s Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo — C2E2 for short — just got a bit greener. GREEN LANTERN, specifically.
Can Steel stop the monster who killed Superman?
Next year's "Reign of Doomsday" storyline is still shrouded in mystery. We've done a couple teases here on The Source, and here's another: this great splash by Ed Benes from STEEL #1! Excited? Me too.
R.E.B.E.L.S. featuring special guest star John Stewart
For R.E.B.E.L.S. #23, writer Tony Bedard and artists Claude St. Aubin and Scott Hanna bring in a special guest star: none other than Green Lantern John Stewart!