Another DC panel, another rapid fire wrap up of the event as only Major Spoilers can.
On the panel: Mike Grell, Gail Simone, Grant Morrison, Brad Meltzer, Aaron Lopresti, Nicola Scott, Ian Sattler, ,Jann Jones, Geoff Johns, Keith Giffen, Judd Winick, and Dan DiDio.
- The Flash: Rebirth begins in January
- DC has acquired the rights to the Archie superhero characters, and you’ll see them being incorporated in the Brave and the Bold written by J. Michael Stracynzski.
- The Milestone characters are also returning – ICON, Static, Hardware, the Shadow Cabinet, and the rest. Fans of Static will be joining the Teen Titans.Â Very Cool!
- Following Batman: R.I.P. there will be a two part story that according to Morrison will be “effectively the last Batman story”.Â Yeah, right…good thing I’m reading Detective Comics.
- There’s another all ages comic joining Tiny Titans and Billy Batson and the magic of Shazam – Supergirl: Cosmic Adventures in the Eighth Grade.
- Gail Simone promises a fight between Batman and Catman in her Secret Six book.Â Wait, I thought Morrison said he was writing the last Batman story… (and yes, I’m being a Morrison hater)
- An upcoming issue of Ambush Bug: Year None will feature Ambush Bug, Lois Lane, and Super Turtle in a Graduate-esque scene.
- Hal Jordan will be in The Flash: Rebirth.
- JSA #23 will see a Black Adam and Isis arc.
- Green Arrow/Black Canary #14 will be the last for Judd Winick.
Whew, that’s a lot of stuff going on, and I haven’t even hit the other company wrap ups!