How Many Wonder Girls Does Young Justice Need For A Crisis Anyway?

Today sees one of two Dark Crisis spinoffs, Young Justice and The Flash. Spoilers for the former going forward, narrcted by Cassie Sandsmark, Wonder Girl. The old one, not the new one. I mean not the old old one, the middle one. The nineties one. And told in the light of the death of Wonder Woman of the Justice League – in a world where everyone seems to die all the time. Indeed, where Wonder Woman herself died pretty recently. But then, they all have at one point or another.

How Many Wonder Girls Does Young Justice Need For A Crisis Anyway?

And yes, it can get complicated, People move on, people have lives, but then the demands of storytelling keeps bringing characters who have been dead and buried back. We just can't let go of our past, as characters or as readers.

How Many Wonder Girls Does Young Justice Need For A Crisis Anyway?

So when Conner Kent Superboy, Tim Drake Robin and Bart Allen Flash found themselves back in – basically the nineties, there seem to be an artificial gravity to just keep them there. It's the decade in which they most belong, anywhere most fans have their fondest memories of the team from.

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"Back to how things should be" is the opinion of some fans, certainly. Even when they are fighting a supervillain with the power of big breasts. But there is another member of the team still waiting to join them.

How Many Wonder Girls Does Young Justice Need For A Crisis Anyway?

The nineties Cassie Sandsmark – Wonder Girl. The one with the crop top. Well here's a look at the cover of the next issue.

How Many Wonder Girls Does Young Justice Need For A Crisis Anyway?

Crop tops signify evil these days, I know. Two Wonder Girls. Three if Yara Flor gets dragged in… I mean, it is a Crisis after all. Let;'s get Donna Troy in as well, maybe?

DARK CRISIS YOUNG JUSTICE #1 (OF 6) CVR A MAX DUNBAR
(W) Meghan Fitzmartin (A) Laura Braga (CA) Max Dunbar
Crises have always had devastating impacts on the generation of heroes that make up Young Justice, and Dark Crisis will hit them even harder. Tim Drake, Impulse, and Superboy go missing during the Justice League's funeral. The only person concerned enough to find them? Cassie Sandsmark, a.k.a Wonder Girl. But…the three boys of Young Justice aren't on this Earth anymore…they're on the world of their dreams, one they may never want to leave! Retail: $3.99 In-Store Date: 06/21/2022

DARK CRISIS YOUNG JUSTICE #2 (OF 6) CVR A MAX DUNBAR
(W) Meghan Fitzmartin (A) Laura Braga (CA) Max Dunbar
TALE OF TWO WONDER GIRLS! Impulse, Superboy, and Tim Drake were just saved by Cassie Sandsmark, Wonder Girl in the strange fantasy word they're trapped in. And she's here to help them navigate their retro surroundings. But…Cassie Sandsmark is back on our Earth searching for her friends alongside Red Tornado and the superhero formerly known as Arrowette. Which Cassie is lying and who's about to get burned?!
Retail: $3.99 In-Store Date: 7/19/2022

DARK CRISIS YOUNG JUSTICE #3 (OF 6) CVR A MAX DUNBAR
(W) Meghan Fitzmartin (A) Laura Braga (CA) Max Dunbar
SINS OF THE OLD! In response to their lack of gratitude, the world holding Superboy, Impulse, and Tim Drake captive has brought back the three villains who have caused them the most pain to keep them in their place: Deathstroke, Captain Boomerang, and Lex Luthor. Old wounds will open. Wonder Girl and her search team will have to hurry up before there's no Young Justice left to save!
Retail: $3.99 In-Store Date: 8/16/2022

DARK CRISIS YOUNG JUSTICE #4 (OF 6) CVR A MAX DUNBAR
(W) Meghan Fitzmartin (A) Laura Braga (CA) Max Dunbar
YOUNG JUSTICE AGAINST THE WORLD! The fake reality that Superboy, Impulse, and Robin are trapped in has completely turned against them, sending the full force of the JLA and the Titans they grew up with against them. It will take all of their combined might to fight through this onslaught and find out who is responsible for their imprisonment. Meanwhile, Wonder Girl, Arrowette, and Red Tornado head to San Francisco's Titans Island in search of assistance, but all they find are bad memories.
Retail: $3.99 In-Store Date: 9/20/2022

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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.
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