Your New Helena Bertinelli For The New 52 In Today's Nightwing #30 (UPDATE)

Helena Bertinelli was The Huntress. But that was in a different reality. This is how she used to look,

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And this is how she looks in Arrow.

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In  Worlds' Finest #1 of the New 52, The Huntress is revealed that the Huntress is Helena Wayne from Earth 2, that Helena Bertinelli dies ages ago and that Helena Wayne assumed her name.

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But init was revealed that a new Helena Bertinelli will appear as Dick Grayson's partner in  Grayson.

Nrama: But it's not Huntress. This is a different, New 52 take on the character.

King: This is the New 52 appearance of the new Helena Bertinelli.

Seeley: Yeah, it's not Helena Wayne, the Huntress. It's Helena Bertinelli.

And what new take? This new take… from Nightwing #30.

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Dig the mask… and the seventies vibe. There's been a lot of that around the place today…

UPDATE: Writer Tim Seeley has just published his own designs for the character, the latter of which was rejected for being too superheroey.

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And for even greater spoilers, from the final page of Nightwing #30, another look…

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That's a familiar looking cross…

 

 

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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