If we were a roll of a certain popular, circle-shaped hard candy rather than a comic book publisher, we’d be one of the multi-flavored ones. At least this week. (And yes, we do spend our lunch break thinking up analogies like that. What of it?) We started the week off with a laugh and a wink before getting very serious for a moment.
Real talk, guys.
Last year, DC Entertainment launched the We Can Be Heroes campaign, dedicated to raising $2 million dollars over the course of two years in order to aid the 8 million lives affected by the hunger crisis in the Horn of Africa.
Starting today, there’s a lot of pinning going on in the world of DC Comics.
In case you missed it, Clark Kent’s ten-year journey from boy to Superman – previously seen on the hit CW television show, Smallville – has made a triumphant return in the comic medium. SMALLVILLE SEASON 11 picks up immediately after the final episode of the fan favorite series and focuses on Clark’s early experiences as the Man of Steel.
He’s one of the most brilliant and dangerous villains in Batman’s rogue’s gallery. He’s stolen millions of dollars in cash and valuables, and has collaborated with some of the most vicious criminals in Gotham, including Catwoman, Hush and the Joker. And now, we encourage you to trust him with your most important and sensitive information and files.
If you visited either DCComics.com or VertigoComics.com yesterday, you likely saw our slides suggesting that Alfred E. Neuman was joining the DCU as our newest Robin or teasing a new spinoff series called Canadian Vampire—co-written by Scott Snyder and Jeff Lemire.
Batman’s looking pretty darn sprightly for 900. Of course, we’re not talking years, but issues.
Get ready for a major dose of girl power!
In case you missed it, AME-COMI GIRLS, the splashy, fun, action packed digital-first series featuring alternate versions of your favorite DC heroines based on the popular line of Japanese anime and manga influence figures from DC Collectibles, is now a new print monthly ongoing series!