From brand new series launching out of the Young Animal imprint; series launching on the tail-end of the Rebirth initiative; a stack of new miniseries and new stories of current series, there are heaps of new places to start reading DC Comics in October. 24 places to be precise. Read on to find out which DC comics are new reader friendly in October.
Each month I like to showcase a batch of new comics that you should be reading. I try and make it varied, mixing up creative ideas, genres and different storytelling to create a list that will have something that will appeal to everyone. This month we have witches, decapitated heads, an emerald archer, Deadpool taking on Thanos, futuristic parkour and much more.
Dinah Lance is a rock star in Brenden Fletcher and Annie Wu’s new BLACK CANARY ongoing series! She’s been a Justice League founder, a Bird of Prey, Oliver Queen’s wife, and possibly the best martial artist in all of the DCU. Here’s six more great Black Canary books worth checking out!
DC Comics is releasing 8-page original stories featuring the new series and jumping on points in June. This will give people a taste of what’s to come and help them decide if these comics appeal to them. This week features stories for Detective Comics, Doomed, Green Arrow, Green Lantern, Red Hood/Arsenal, Midnighter, Section Eight, The Omega Men, Prez and Starfire.
To avoid confusion and to make things simple for all readers I have created a Reading Order Guide for DC Comics’ upcoming Convergence event. I’ve included everything you need to know about the event including background, all the tie-ins, creative teams and release dates.
SDCC (San Diego Comic Con) is now over and has left plenty of news to discuss. From TV to big Hollywood blockbusters, here are my top 8 film and TV related news pieces from SDCC in no particular order.
The Green Arrow has never been a major player in the DC Comics universe but with CW’s Arrow television show his popularity and awareness has grown exponentially. So if you have seen Arrow and want read more adventures of Oliver Queen, these 6 stories you should read.