Aside from a Stargirl brief story, Geoff Johns has been on the outs with DC Comics for a while. Geiger, which was to have been revealed by DC Comics, got here out from Image Comics as a substitute. But now he is again at DC with an enormous venture that is a sequel to his Flashpoint occasion from over ten years in the past… Flashpoint Beyond.
And it begins with Flashpoint Beyond #0 from Geoff Johns and Eduardo Risso on the sixth of April, and a bi-weekly collection starting on the nineteenth of April by Geoff Johns, Jeremy Adams, Tim Sheridan and Xermánico.
Over ten years have handed for the reason that earth-shattering, timeline-changing occasion referred to as FLASHPOINT hit comedian e book stands. On April 5, legendary author Geoff Johns will come again to the choice world he created within the six difficulty mini-series FLASHPOINT BEYOND.
Kicking off the occasion is the 48-page FLASHPOINT BEYOND #0 that includes paintings by Eduardo Risso (100 BULLETS). After sacrificing the whole lot to assist The Flash put the universe again collectively and save Bruce Wayne’s life, Thomas Wayne wakes up in a world he thought was no extra. Forced to don the cowl as soon as once more, Batman prowls the streets of Gotham City looking for solutions to how this world nonetheless exists, however what he begins to uncover will ship him hurtling across the globe. The hunt for the Clockwork Killer begins right here!
“Everyone working on these books is giving it their all to deliver something that is worth the readers’ time in this competitive landscape of entertainment,” mentioned Johns. “This is for fans of big DC events and the great history of DC when it comes to comic books. And even though this is an event, it’s focused on character over concept – it’s the story of Thomas Wayne Batman, a Barry Allen that could’ve been, the crimes of Bruce Wayne – it’s a murder mystery, a secret mission and a look into the past, present and future of the continuum of DC. And as dark as it can get in this upside down world of FLASHPOINT, it’s fun.”
Starting with difficulty #1, Johns will share writing duties with Jeremy Adams (THE FLASH) and Tim Sheridan (SHAZAM) and paintings from XERMÁNICO (INFINITE FRONTIER) with a brand new difficulty popping out each two weeks.
In FLASHPOINT BEYOND #1 Batman’s hunt for the Clockwork Killer brings him to Europe and head to head with the mad king, Aquaman. On the eve of Aquaman’s sinking of London, Batman infiltrates his stronghold and goes on the warpath for solutions. Nothing issues to Batman, whose world is already lifeless, but when he can monitor down the Clockwork Killer, Thomas can save his son’s world and put the whole lot again collectively once more.
“This is something that, as a fan, I’ve been waiting for a long time — a return to the world of Flashpoint,” mentioned Sheridan. “The fact that I’ve gotten to be a small part of that return is just about the coolest thing that’s ever happened to me and getting to be associated with Geoff, Jeremy, Eduardo, Xermánico and a team that’s put their whole hearts into this, has made it no less than surreal. I can’t wait for people to see these pages!”
“It’s been a privilege, and incredible learning experience, to work with these talented writers, artists, inkers, letterers, colorists and editors for this series,” mentioned Adams. “Talking story and character has been eye-opening, and the lessons will undoubtedly color everything I do from now on. I’m beyond excited that DC fans will get to go back to the Flashpoint Universe and experience a grounded mystery that will evoke serious philosophical questions while tugging at your heartstrings.”
FLASHPOINT BEYOND #0
Written by GEOFF JOHNS
Art by EDUARDO RISSO
Cover by DEXTER SOY
Variant cowl by EDUARDO RISSO
1:25 variant cowl by MAX DUNBAR
1:50 variant cowl by TODD NAUCK
$5.99 US | 48 pages
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