Earlier this week at Wizard World Portland, Gail Simone's husband tweeted using her account;
She says she is writing an iconic female character she loves that is NOT In the DCU…
— GailSimone (@GailSimone) February 23, 2013
And we posted that Dynamite was about to announce a big name creator for one of their big name franchises.
Gail Simone will be writing Dynamite's relaunched Red Sonja series with Walter Geovanni on art. Covers will be from the likes of Nicola Scott, Colleen Doran, Jenny Frisson, Stephanie Buscema and Fiona Staples. Red Sonja #1 is scheduled for July in time for San Diego Comic Con.