New teasers have come out for DC’s Forever Evil event that kicks off in September with the New 52 Villains Month. Among them includes the original as well as a new image for Nightwing, Teen Titans, and Green Lantern. Take the jump for a look.
The latest incarnation of the Titans in form has been successful enough that Cartoon Network is picking it up for a second season. Based mostly on the Teen Titans series of the early aughts, Teen Titans Go! is a slightly cuter, more comedy-driven version of the show aimed at an even younger audience. It originally aired as shorts during the DC Nation block before becoming a full-length show in April. Garnering an average of 1.7M viewers, the show is definitely worth the renewal. Cartoon Network’s official announcement should be made later today.
DC is putting on a “Villains Month” this September with most of their titles taking at least a .1 detour. While the merits of this idea can and have been discussed elsewhere, we have seen some interesting news with the solicits for the not one, but two Teen Titans issues for the month, which you can check out after the jump.
Or – “Perhaps The First Time A Comic Made Me Want To Cry…
Once upon a time, I was as new to the comics game as young Zach is today, picking up John Byrne’s Fantastic Four and the Thomas/Ordway All-Star Squadron issues without realizing how unusual their quality was. Of course, even those books paled next to the excellence of the Wolfman/Perez Teen Titans series, a book I fell into right as the Judas Contract was kicking off. By the time this issue came out, I was hooked on the Junior Justice League, and you’re about to see why. Your Major Spoilers (retro) review awaits!
The next Cartoon Network/DC animated show, Teen Titans Go!, is gearing up for its debut later this month and the companies have released a poster showing the team and when the show starts airing.
Cartoon Network announced a few weeks ago that Green Lantern: Animated and Young Justice had been canceled and last week they gave the start date for the next DC animated show, Teen Titans Go! A promo has been released for the upcoming show and it is available for you to watch just after the jump.
The Teen Titans are separated and stuck on a mysterious island full of dinosaurs in an unknown location. For a Major Spoilers look at getting the band back together, take the jump.
Superboy has, with the help of and also helping the Titans to, escaped the clutches of N.O.W.H.E.R.E. and Harvest. Now on his own, sorta, can he continue on? Take the jump for a Major Spoilers look at him trying.
DC Nation, Cartoon Network’s home for action-packed animated series and original shorts based on characters from DC Comics (Saturdays 10:00–11:00 a.m. ET/PT), will soon be joined by a new generation of superheroes as Teen Titans Go!, a brand-new half-hour comedy-action series inspired by Warner Bros. Animation’s original fan-favorite series Teen Titans, shows the humorous side of being a teenage hero.
The Culling has begun, Harvest has collected his teen heroes and pit them against each other, now how is Superboy going to handle it, find out after the jump. . .
Remember how bummed you were when Teen Titans went off the air? Remember how you cried when you couldn’t sing along to the Teen Titans theme song? When DC Nation kicks off on the Cartoon Network, you’ll soon have fond memories of when the Teen Titans returned.
Or – “Trying To Recapture Wolfman/Perez Again?”
The sad truth about the Teen Titans is that, out of eight different versions of the team, only one has really ever been overtly successful. (That’s eight DISTINCT versions, not counting revamps within an existing run or team lineup changes within various teams.) This version harkens back to the far-flung past year of 2003, but the team’s newest member promises to bring things into the 21st century…