As bleak as Gotham City can seem, it’s always had at least one ray of light—Robin. The Boy Wonder has long kept Batman from becoming TOO dark of a Dark Knight with his optimism, energy and youthful exuberance. He’s the epitome of the young comic book sidekick—the one by which all others are measured.
In the just released WE ARE ROBIN #1, Gotham City teenagers band together to fight crime on the streets in the name of Batman’s iconic sidekick, Robin. Intuitive, smart and resourceful, but largely untrained and completely unsanctioned by Batman, these would-be heroes succeed due to street smarts and simple strength in numbers. Rather than one Robin, there are now hundreds of them, each with his or her own unique set of skills and traits, as well as their own particular chip on their shoulder.
Helena Bertinelli is now running SPYRAL?! That's not going to make things between her and Dick awkward at all! Yes, there are some pretty big changes in store for the next wave of Grayson, which kicks of this week in GRAYSON #9. To set the stage, on Friday we hosted a Twitter Q & A with the Grayson creative team. Miss out on the exchange? Well, fortunately for you, none of it's classified. You can read the entire discussion below. Enjoy!