Will We Get Back The Old Amanda Waller?

When the character of Amanda Waller was first introduced in the DC series Legends, she looked like this.

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As government appointed head of the Suicide Squad program, overseeing supervillains being pressganged into service for their country. No "comedy fat character", Amanda Waller's size was part of her authority, closer to Marvel's the Kingpin in stature and attitude. So when she was reinvented in the New 52 Suicide Squad…

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There were objections. The reason given as that the character, as others, had been de-aged, adn the younger Amanda Waller has a smaller frame. A much smaller frame. Size Zero it looked, with those cheekbones.

Well, in today's New Suicide Squad, not only are the cheekbones less prominent, but there may even be a walk back to the old Amanda…

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Pulled pork packages may be sent to DC Comics, for attention of Dan DiDio…

Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London. Currently holding a large 'outlet store'  sale, with massive discounts, in the gallery.

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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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