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3 Marvel/DC Comics From 2020 That Were Pulped But Never Sold
As a result, there were many hundreds of thousands of copies printed. The book told a longer version of the Flash Forward story that appeared in Flash #750 by Scott Lobdell and Kenneth Rocafort, that laid out the new DC Multiverse and included the planned DC Comics Timeline for the first four generations that would then[...]
How Does DC's Linearverse Work Exactly? (Generations Forged Spoilers)
Death Metal #7 originally ended with all those characters aged up, and welcoming their 5G successors But then publisher Dan DiDio was fired, DC lost two editors-in-chief and plenty of senior editorial executives and everything changed. Generations: Forged #1 The Linearverse does all that – but no one gets aged up And the replacement characters in those[...]
DC Launches New Red Hood Comic In May
This, of course, was the original plan for 5G titles, but Red Hood is the only one so far continuing those stories in its own timeline Are there more to come? Red Hood: Rendered in stark, black and white tones, Future State: Gotham will evoke the gritty, noir aesthetic that reinforces Gotham City as a living,[...]
The Full Timeline For DC Comics Future State
Imperius Lex, 2070: Superman/Wonder Woman 3000: House of El, Legion of Super-Heroes 4500: Swamp Thing 82,020: Black Adam THE END OF TIME: Immortal Wonder Woman And it's also worth remembering that DC pulped every single copy of the Free Comic Book Day title that listed the original DC Timeline that would have included 5G of Generation Five Not a single copy[...]
DC Comics Has Turned 5G Into Future State Imprint
Originally planned as the ongoing status quo for these titles as 5G or Generation Five, it was truncated into two months instead However, it is notable that some aspects will be continuing over from Future State into DC Infinite, from March 2021. DC Comics Future State Bleeding Cool has heard a few things about Future State that[...]
Who Will Superman Marry And Have Kids With After Lois Lane?
One of Bleeding Cool's biggest scoops of 2019 was the news that DC Comics was planning a major relaunch called 5G It would have seen the DC Comics Timeline rewritten and expanded allowing stories to be told with many more characters in many more time periods – but also reinvent many lead characters for the[...]
DC Future State Gossip: The Return Of The Authority?
Originally planned as the ongoing nature for these titles as 5G or Generation Five, it was truncated into two months instead However, it is notable that some aspects will be continuing over from Future State into the DC Comics Omniverse, from March. Bleeding Cool has heard a few things about Future State that may suggest what[...]
DC Future State Gossip: Tim Fox, The Next Batman, What Of His Family?
Originally planned as the ongoing nature for these titles as 5G or Generation Five, it was truncated into two months instead However, it is notable that some aspects will be continuing over from Future State into the DC Comics Omniverse, from March So what do we know of Tim Fox and the rest of the[...]
First Next Batman Tim Fox Appearance, Batman, #313 $500 Sale On eBay
Originally planned to replace Bruce Wayne permanently, as part of Dan DiDio's 5G, it has now been reduced to a two month "What If?" Nevertheless, it has given the character's first appearance a massive boost on eBay As DC Comics reported; Today, the speculation finally ends with the reveal of this surprise variant cover to issue[...]
DC Comics Confirms That Tim Fox Is The Next Batman
Originally, this means he would have been the ongoing Batman, replacing Bruce Wayne as part of the 5G relaunch, but that was abandoned after DC Comics publisher Dan DiDio was fired Instead, his run as Batman will be restricted to the two months of Future State in January and February Of course, he could return[...]
Justice League Dark
Which also ties into the idea that 5G was originally meant to be an ongoing thing rather than the two-month editorial fill-in it became, as the creators are largely (so far) staying on the books, as with Swamp Thing #1, The Suicide Squad #1, Teen Titans Academy #1 and Green Lantern #1. The DC Comics solicitations[...]
Green Lantern
Back in February, Bleeding Cool tagged him as a name about to get big 5G-related work at DC Comics, and that seems to have paid off. Tom Raney is a long-standing artist on comics such as Annihilation Conquest, Alpha Flight, Ultimate X-Men and Uncanny X-Men for Marvel Comics, DV8 and Stormwatch for Wildstorm, and Outsiders for[...]