The New Age of DC Heroes titles have offered creative and compelling perspectives that stand out from so many of the other titles in the larger DC Universe. So far, they’ve all been really exciting, and spinning directly out of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, they’re tailor made for recent readers of Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo’s heroes-and-headbanging event who are looking for what’s next.
You’ve already seen them in the pages of the Shazam! back-up story in JUSTICE LEAGUE, but the Seven Deadly Sins have just started to mark their place in The New 52.
In the gallery above, check out some never-before-seen character designs by artist Ryan Benjamin. And keep your eyes out for the Seven Deadly Sins as they become instrumental parts of Black Adam’s treacherous plan and create havoc and chaos in the final chapter of Shazam! Plus, a certain purple-hooded lady who’ll soon be starring in her own ongoing series may have a score to settle with the Sins in the coming weeks …
"Little did I suspect when I accepted the BATMAN writing assignment back in 2006 that I’d wind up spending the next six years writing the longest continued comic story I’ve ever attempted. I thought I’d said most of what I had to say about the character with Arkham Asylum, Gothic, and Batman’s appearances in JLA. Clearly, I was wrong.