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POSTED BY Steve Rogers ON June 13, 2012 Add Comments
After doing digital first titles that tied in with video games, and TV shows, DC is now rolling out books featuring their characters in untethered to other medium titles.
First up, is Legends of the Dark Knight. Taking up the mantle of the 223 issue series published between 1989 and 2007, that was, for the most part, out of continuity stories and at the beginning focusing on the early days of Bruce’s career, but soon widened the scope…
Tags: alfred pennyworth, batman, bruce wayne, damon lindelof, jeff lemire, legends of the dark knight
POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON June 6, 2012 Add Comments
It was only about two months ago that DC revealed that there was a new digital series in the works featuring out of continuity stories featuring Batman. Today, they revealed the line-up for the first six chapter and announced the series title. Legends of the Dark Knight will release its first chapter tomorrow, June 7 exclusively in digital form. Here is the first six chapters which will release one a week.
June 7 – “The Butler Did It” written by Damon…
Tags: b clay moore, ben templesmith, damon lindelof, jeff lemire, jg jones, jonathan larsen, legends of the dark knight, nicola scott, tom taylor, wayne faucher
POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON May 17, 2012 Add Comments
It was only about a month ago that it was announced that DC would be adding more digital first series to the current crop of Beyond titles and Smallville. One of the series is a non-canon Batman series that teams lots of creators together, in some cases, for the first time. Comic Book Resources talked with one of the creators of Lost who happens to be teaming with Jeff Lemire, Damon Lindelof. While there is not a lot of info to give on a ten page story, Lindelof does his best to share.
CBR: Realizing it's only 10 pages,…
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POSTED BY Dustin Fritschel ON April 13, 2012 1 Comment
USA Today has posted news about two new digital comic series coming out in May and June. Both series will release in digital form first in the same vein as Batman: Arkham Unhinged has for past six months. Each series will release on a specific day of the week and with the releases, DC will offer a new digital issue every day of the week starting in June.
The first series is based off of the popular statue line from DC Collectibles, Ame-Comi Girls. The series will feature Justin Gray and Jimmy Palmiotti writing. The artists linked to the…
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