During the big Rebirth announcement by DC Entertainment this weekend at WonderCon, there were two books that were not mention – Earth-2 and Gotham Academy. Because they were not discussed many fans have wondered if the books are being cancelled. Good news, everyone! They are not.
In the latest clip from The Flash 2.3 Family of Rogues Barry Allen (Grant Gustin), and Jay Garrick (Teddy Sears), explore and investigate that particulars of Earth 2 as it exists in this new television universe. Naturally, the speedsters decide that speed is the way to make a determination. Family of Rogues air on Tuesday, October 20th at 8/9C on the CW. Will you be watching this episode of The Flash? Who is excited to see more of Earth 2? Let us know your thoughts in the comments!
All hail Darkseid! Alternate universe stories can be great because literally anything can happen. You can’t do that in a regular ongoing title because you want a reader to pick up the next issue and find it in almost exactly the same position as it was last month. That’s been part of the fun in reading Earth 2 since it first was released. You can make Alan Scott gay and explore his relationships while getting some good publicity out of it, for instance. You can have a different member of the Wayne family be Batman, and it lets you put
There’s nothing like a good surprise when reading a comic. Well, this issue of Earth 2 has not one, but at least two BIG shocks – at least, I thought they were big! DC has always been criticized for having multiple universes, so for a while, the idea of reviving the Justice Society was shelved. Maybe what helped this time was not using that name and instead going with “Earth 2.”
Slowly, your favorite Golden Age heroes are returning to the DC universe. Called the second Age of Wonders, these new heroes attempt to fill in for their deceased superhero predecessors, Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman. With the Earth rebuilding after their war with Apokolips, Green Lantern, Flash, Hawkgirl, and Doctor Fate must combat a revitalized invasion lead by Steppenwolf and the World Government Army who wants them captured.