John Ridley’s take on Tim Fox as The Next Batman has been one of the biggest success stories from DC Future State, and readers are about to learn a lot more about the character and his future in the current DC Universe.
The second new comic book day of the new year continues DC Comics Future State event, one of Marvel’s perennial hits, a tribute to the architect of the Uncanny X-Men, and a satirical take on Superman from Ahoy Comics.
So far, DC Comics latest new direction seems to be popular with fans, as six titles are being rushed back into print with new “character portrait” style covers.
2021 starts off with DC’s much-discussed Future State event, as well as two big Marvel releases, one from a classic Kirby creation and the other from the world of Star Wars.
In this exclusive interview, Phillips discusses all of the high profile projects currently on her “to do list: including DC’s Future State Harley Quinn, the on-going Harley Quinn series, Heavy Metal’s Taarna, Sensational Wonder Woman, AfterShock’s Nuclear Family, and Dark Horse Comics The Butcher of Paris collection.
The new initiative follows directly after DC Future State and Dark Nights: Death Metal which expanded on the DC Multiverse, but did not jettison the classic characters that fans know and love.