Jase Peeples from THE ADVOCATE spent some time with the DCE Co-Publishers and some of the June creative teams to talk about the company’s goal to bring a more diversified and contemporary line of comics to an expanding and evolving landscape of readers beginning this summer. New and fresh creative voices, new takes on existing characters, new tonalities all combine to appeal to the growing variety of tastes for today’s reader.
In 2011, Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Green Lantern, Aquaman and Cyborg united as the Justice League for the first time to defeat Darkseid and his legions of Parademons, kicking off what became known as The New 52 in the process. Now, the writer of that acclaimed tale, Geoff Johns, is bringing back the powerful leader of Apokolips, only this time Darkseid’s set his sights on a new adversary: the world-shattering Anti-Monitor. What happens when the two most destructive super-villains in the DC Universe take aim at each other?