Here's an exclusive sneak peek at next week's issue of DC Comics' Catwoman, which sees Selina Kyle trading the bullwhip for some firearms. This issue hits stores next Wednesday, June 20 — here's the synopsis:
The latest DC animated movie is a dark, gritty story about crime lords, psychopaths, sociopaths, and warped understandings of justice and family. It encapsulates everything wrong about comics in the last 25 years - and how to do them right.
The Dark Knight may have made Batman deeper than the average superhero in the eyes of millions, but don't expect the new comic book version to offer social commentary, according to his new writer.
While Green Arrow has never made much effort to hide his particular brand of liberalism - including running for (and winning) the role of Mayor of Star City - the same can't be said of other superheroes. Is Batman really the hardline republican that we all suspect him of being? What kind of "American Way" does…