This Blüd's For You – Nightwing's Nineties Revival

nightwing-046-2000-digital-empire-001Tomorrow's Direct Currents magazine from DC Comics is keen to let you in on the make-up of upcoming issues of Nightwing, returning to his nineties home of Blüdhaven – and filling its streets with bad guys from the nineties. Many of whom you may well have forgotten – if hyou ever kn ew them at all.

They include:

Pro footballer-turned-thug, Stallion. First appearance: Nightwing Vol 2 #14, died Infinite Crisis #4.

Stunt motorcycler, ThrillDevil. First appearance: Nightwing Vol 2 #46

Computer hacker with pet squirrel, Giz. First appearance: Catwoman #28

Human-whale hybrid, Orca. First appearance: Batman #579 (shock horror – in the year 2000…)

Catch up with the rest of our coverage of Direct Currents here.

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.