It's not a trick this time. The most powerful pair in the DC universe will be the new power couple.
We’ve heard very little about the new Superman movie over the past six months. Occasional rumours about plot points or supposed set leaks have surfaced, but substantial news was absent since filming kicked off in the winter.
I wasn’t all that upset to see the first Green Arrow creative team switched out - because the original reboot portrayal of the Green Arrow was almost too immature.
September 2012 will mark a year since the massive - and generally effective - relaunch of every DC super hero line, an event commonly referred to as the New 52.
DC has revealed that in next month’s issue of Earth 2, we’ll see a reboot of the ‘golden age’ Green Lantern character, Alan Scott.
Over a year ago, DC announced that it would not be changing the sexual orientation of any characters in the New 52. Now, that stance has ‘evolved’.
Earth 2 is one of the new lines introduced to DC’s New 52 to replace some of the poorly performing comics, and has set itself up to be quite an epic tale.
One of the ‘new wave’ of DC’s New 52 lines is the quirky Dial H.
DC has released a preview of its upcoming super hero comics line. World’s Finest follows the adventures of an alternate super hero team from Earth 2: Power Girl and Huntress.
The New 52, DC’s - so far successful - attempt to build new audiences by restarting all of its super hero lines, is in its fifth month.
DC has confirmed that it will be replacing six of the titles from the new 52 when their arcs end after issue #8.
A classic super hero tale in a chitinous husk.
The major publishers of super hero comic books are clearly going through some steep transitions. There are ups and downs, and neither DC or Marvel is immune to woes.
Stormwatch is another title from the New 52 which has become quite an interesting tale - now that the comic is hitting its third issue.
One of the most ignoble protagonists in the entire DC universe is Atrocious, the leader of the Red Lanterns, who have their own line in the New 52.
I think it is safe to say that not every comic in DC’s relaunched New 52 got off to an incredible start. Still, many of those that were initially dismissed have picked up a bit of steam going into their third issue.
One of the New 52 on the outskirts of attention has been Animal Man. The line depicts the story of a man who can harness the powers of various animals at will - using it to fight crime and defeat villains.
Next year, Cartoon Network will be rolling out DC Nation, a block of programming based on the popular DC super hero comic book lines.
Henry Cavill has confirmed that his portrayal of Superman in the upcoming Man of Steel is based on the recently modified character depicted in the DC relaunch.
The first issue of the new Flash, as part of the New 52 event, wasn’t really all that much to behold.