Ever since we launched DC COMICS-THE NEW 52, we’ve been trying to find the perfect outlet to post each exclusive preview. What better match, then, is there for BATMAN AND ROBIN than WIRED’s GEEKDAD? Head on over to their website to see an amazing 6-page sequence from issue #3, which is all about the tension between Bruce Wayne and his son, Damian.
It may not seem like it, but the holidays are just around the corner. IGN published their annual Holiday Buyer’s Guide which includes DC Direct, THE BLACK MIRROR, BATMAN AND ROBIN, AMERICAN VAMPIRE, SECRET SIX and more in “Comics of 2011,” as well as classics such as WATCHMEN, WE3, A GOD SOMEWHERE, BATMAN: THE LONG HALLOWEEN and ALL-STAR SUPERMAN. Start writing Santa now!
With Halloween behind us and Thanksgiving fast approaching, it’s time to start decking the halls and looking forward to the winter holidays. And who better to help ring in tidings of comfort and joy than…Batman? Yes, your read it right; the Dark Knight is starring in BATMAN: NOEL – a unique take on Dickens’ A Christmas Carol set in Gotham City, with the caped crusader filling Scrooge’s miserly boots.
MAXIM chatted with AQUAMAN writer Geoff Johns who spoke in the defense of Aquaman and his cool cast of characters. . “Her background is really interesting,” Johns said of Mera. “She felt very strong to me, her hydroconnect powers are very interesting - controlling the water is visually beautiful and I felt the character was very appealing. That’s why we introduced her in BLACKEST NIGHT and had her stand on her own before we brought Aquaman in.
Have a case of the Mondays? No worries. Loads of exclusive previews ran over the weekend and they just might help distract you from the impending work week. Ready? THE WALL STREET JOURNAL’s SPEAKEASY BLOG ran an exclusive preview of SUPERMAN #2, which finds Daily Planet co-workers Clark Kent and Lois Lane discussing the future of print journalism.
You might have heard: it's the weekend after NYCC. So the DC Entertainment PR team will be heading our separate ways for two days of rest and relaxation, which translates roughly to attending a wedding, watching scary movies, picking out pumpkins and laundry. Oh, there will be laundry. Fret not. Before we sign off for the weekend, we have a guide to the latest and greatest coverage:
IFANBOY has your exclusive preview of GRIFTER #2 by Nathan Edmondson, CAFU and Jason Gorder. Be sure to check back to THE SOURCE later tonight as we’ll be publishing all of tomorrow’s preview pages together for your convenience.
IGN continued their series of interviews with all of the creative teams behind DC Comics-The New 52.