From DC’s perspective every running series (Amazon’s Attack, Sinestro Corps., Countdown, and so on) is going to end with big suprises. Take the jump for other highlights from the panel including the announcement of new kids titles.

  • Jim Calafiore will be working on nine issue mini-series called Gotham Underground. Each of the nine covers will be able to be joined together to form a huge 30″x50″ image.
  • There will be a new writer for Legion of Super-Heroes, but it has not been announced yet. The new artist will be Francis Manapaul beginning with issue #37.


  • New kids titles from DC headed up by Jann Jones.
  • The three titles will be Billy Batson and the Magic of Shazam by Mike Kunkel, Super Friends by Sholly Fisch, and Tiny Titans by Art Baltazar.


  • Following up the rumor Major Spoilers had last week on a Batman Anime, Paul Levitz confirmed a six-part special Batman series that will fill the gap between Batman Begins and the Dark Knight.
  • There will be a one-shot New Frontier comic that will coincide with the New Frontier DVD that will be written and drawn by Darwyn Cooke.
  • Manhunter will return as soon as the company has enough in the can to get back on a monthly schedule.
  • 52 is set to be turned into a novel.
  • Jim Starlin may or may not be doing something with Adam Strange (beyond Countdown to Adventure?)
  • Paul Levitz responded to an audience question that there are plans for a Batman: Long Halloween animated movie.
  • Firestorm will be going after Darkseid in Countdown and Justice League of America.
  • Will Matthew’s favorite Legion return? Will have to find out in 2008 for the 50th Anniversary.

More later.


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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...

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