Ask any child who came of age in the 1960s who their first small screen hero was, and there’s a good chance the answer is either Adam West or Patrick Macnee. Batman, the classic 1966 series that defined the Caped Crusader for an entire generation, and The Avengers, the British adventure featuring the exquisitely dressed John Steed and his partner Emma Peel, may have been produced on opposite sides of the pond, but they jointly serve as the two reigning examples of sixties-set action.
This July will see the “Rebirth” of a new bimonthly Justice League featuring perennial favorites like Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and the Flash, along with not one, but two rookie Green Lanterns. In fact, the only thing more impressive than the team on the page may be the team behind it. Written by current JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA writer and artist Bryan Hitch and drawn by Tony S.