Meet the Titans, DC Comics’ New Justice League

Cover art for DC's Titans #1.

Picture: Nicola Scott/DC Comics

For years, the Titans have been a kind of superhero groups that DC Comics hasn’t totally recognized what to do with. The members who’ve outlined the superhero crew have primarily been locked off to different crew or solo books through the “Rebirth” period, or headlined restricted books as a strategy to semi-link up with the recently ended Titans present. However because the DC universe is coming into a new dawn, the writer is placing a extra energetic effort in pushing the crew to the massive leagues.

To that time, Tom Taylor and Nicola Scott are engaged on a brand new Titans e-book whose supposed mission assertion is taking the crew “to the forefront of the DC Universe.” Revealed earlier within the week, the brand new e-book will choose up the place Taylor and Bruno Redondo’s Nightwing #100, which ended with a brand new Titans Tower being arrange in Bloodhaven. Together with Nightwing himself, the e-book shall be headlined by Raven, Beast Boy, Starfire, Cyborg (who’s additionally headlining a solo e-book from Morgan Hampton and Tom Raney), Donna Troy’s Surprise Woman, and Wally West because the Flash. And what’s extra, the Titans are supposed to switch the Justice League as DC’s premier crew, although the League itself will nonetheless be round within the present DC publishing line.

Of the Titans being the brand new League, Taylor argued that the potential has “at all times been there” all through the a long time. Within the aftermath of Darkish Disaster, Taylor felt that it was a superb alternative to comply with via on that potential. And what’s extra, the e-book gained’t contain the Titans questioning if they will step as much as take the place of their mentors. “They’re not youngsters anymore. They haven’t been for a very long time,” stated Scott. “As this group of characters comes collectively to fill the footwear of the Justice League…they’re not deciding to name themselves the Justice League. They’re 100% the Titans.”


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“They’re going to struggle Justice League threats, the Titans means,” continued Taylor. “Now in 2023, the Titans get to step up and be the premiere superhero crew of the DC Universe. In order that’s ridiculously thrilling that we lastly get to satisfy that.”


Titans #1 will launch on Might 16.

[by way of PopVerse]

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