Get a first look at Josh Williamson and David Marquez's "Batman/Superman" #1
Well here’s a nice surprise to kick off the weekend early. The fine folks at DC Comics have released a sneak preview for August’s Batman/Superman #1, which spins right out of the pages of The Batman Who Laughs. There’s some gorgeous work from series artists David Marquez and Alejandro Sánchez here, and if you’ve been missing those creepy Robin goblins that the Batman Who Laughs leads around, then boy, do I have good news for you friend. Slightly… less good news if you’re a fan of a certain Big Red Cheese, but what are you gonna do?
Check out the DC blog for more details, and enjoy the preview below.
Up in the sky, in the dark of the night, trust no one—for the Secret Six walk among us! Spinning out of the devastating events of DC’s THE BATMAN WHO LAUGHS, Superman and Batman join together once more in an all-new monthly comic book—and they’re facing a terrifying new threat that could strike from anywhere. Writer Joshua Williamson (THE FLASH, JUSTICE LEAGUE/SUICIDE SQUAD) and artist David Marquez (Civil War II, Avengers) are teaming-up in BATMAN/SUPERMAN, debuting on August 14, 2019.
To launch the new DC series, the first arc of BATMAN/SUPERMAN will follow the two titular heroes as they hunt down six infected heroes in the DCU—people revealed to be infected by the Batman Who Laughs with a deadly pathogen that violently transforms them into the evilest versions of themselves. The Dark Knight and the Man of Steel must journey into the depths of Gotham City to learn which of their fellow heroes has been transformed into the horrifying horseman of their most dangerous and deranged foe ever.
BATMAN/SUPERMAN #1, written by Joshua Williamson and illustrated by David Marquez, will hit shelves August 14, 2019. BATMAN/SUPERMAN #1 cover art is by Marquez and Alejandro Sánchez.
Batman/Superman #1 will hit comic shops and digital retailers on August 14.