DC Comics held its first ever Digital Comics panel at San Diego Comic Con this Thursday afternoon and announced a plethora of new Digital-First projects coming this Fall, including:
- Teen Titans Go! (December), based on the DC Nation cartoon series, just renewed for a second season;
- Beware the Batman (October), based on the DC Nation cartoon series, just debuted last weekend;
- Batman and Robin Meet Scooby Doo (November), a bimonthly ongoing series;
- Vampire Diaries, based on the CW television series;
- Mad Max motion comic, based on the upcoming video game, written by Tom Taylor and illustrated by Shane Davis;
- Injustice: Gods Among Us Annual #1 (November), based on the popular video game, featuring a battle between fan favorite Harley Quinn and… Lobo?
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Official Press Release
At the Con today we announced some exciting news at the very first DC Comics Digital panel!
Panelists included many of our talented creators and editors, Jim Lee, Hank Kanalz, Jim Chadwick, Derek Fridolfs, Christos Gage, Kyle Higgins, Bryan Q. Miller, Dustin Nguyen, and Tom Taylor. They talked about the unprecedented line-up of Digital First titles, including ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN, INJUSTICE, BATMAN ’66, LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT, SMALLVILLE, the BEYOND series, and BATMAN: LI’L GOTHAM.
News from the panel included the announcement of an INJUSTICE Annual available in November and a brand new Digital First series based on the popular Warner Bros. Television and CW series, THE VAMPIRE DIARIES. The audience was given a first look at the cover art for the series which will debut later this year.
It was also announced that the talented Aaron Lopresti will be writing and drawing three upcoming chapters for LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT, along with several other exciting creators scheduled for upcoming chapters – full creator line-up below. And finally, Derek Fridolfs and Dustin Nguyen talked about this week’s Gotham Comic-Con themed chapter of BATMAN: LI’L GOTHAM available for download on July 21.