Diana: Princess of the Amazons is a captivating adventure about a young – and lonely – Amazon princess long before she becomes Wonder Woman.
As Tom King brought his epic “City of Bane” story to its thrilling conclusion, the Bat Family suffered a huge loss when Bane killed Alfred. It was a shocking blow that stunned fans, and now in the aftermath of his death Batman is struggling to pick up the pieces. DC Comics has released a preview of how the Bat Family copes with Alfred’s loss in the supersized Batman: Pennyworth R.I.P #1 coming February 12, 2020.
When the old is made new again, it’s an opportunity to introduce a whole new generation to something for the first time. DC Comics Facsimile Editions, which are reprinted versions of classic stories, have been a great way for fans to read iconic DC stories without having to take a deep – and expensive – dive into the long boxes.
Tynion wastes no time tossing Batman into another existential crisis as the Dark Knight copes with Alfred’s loss. Thankfully, while Batman works one angle he has Selina Kyle, his partner in crime, working another.
2019 was truly the Year of the Bat as Detective Comics #1000 is named the bestselling comic book of 2019. The milestone was even more special as 2019 was also the 80th anniversary of the Bat. This marks the second year in a row that DC has earned top honors after Action Comics #1000 claimed the top spot in 2018. The 96-page supersized issue was a celebration of the Dark Knight, with stories featuring top writers and artists across the industry.
The battle between Batgirl and Oracle has been fun to watch thanks in part to the Jekyll and Hyde dynamic between them. They’re the same person, more or less, and that means Oracle is capable of anticipating Batgirl’s every move. The only way for Batgirl to win this fight is to throw out her traditional arsenal and out-think Oracle.
Fans who followed King’s journey from the very beginning will finally understand how the many arcs tie together. After the wedding that wasn’t in Batman #50, Batman and Catwoman prove that they didn’t need an exchange of vows to prove their love for one another, and more importantly Batman #85 highlights just how much Batman relies on her, especially with Alfred gone.
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Wonder Woman will celebrate a milestone in January 2020 with a return to the legacy numbering system and variant covers through the decades.