Even with the San Diego Comic Con going on, DC has made available a sneak peek of Outsiders: Five of a Kind: Week 1: Nightwing/Boomerang for those of you us who aren’t able to attend.

Written by Nunzio DeFilippis and Christina Weir
Art and cover by Freddie Williams II

Get ready for FIVE OF A KIND — five issues, five top creative teams, one team-up per week, as Batman takes control of the Outsiders by using these adventures to pick his new lineup!

In Week 1: Nightwing/Boomerang, Batman’s first vote is cast! The two Outsiders with just one thing in common — a troubled relationship to the Dark Knight — must reconcile their differences to go up against Chemo.


Outsiders: Five of a Kind: Week One is on sale August 1, 2007 for $2.99.


About Author

Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment. You can follow him on Twitter @MajorSpoilers and tell him your darkest secrets...


  1. So they are investigating a scene where people’s flesh was burned/eaten off by horrible chemicals and bacteria… and no protective gear?

  2. whats the use of reading this? Wasn’t the new Outsiders line-up already revealed? and with Boomerang Jr in it?

  3. Matthew Peterson on

    Well, apparently not, as Previews has a cover this month that shows a completely different lineup than the one in the seemingly spoilery ad. So, I got nothing…

Leave A Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.