DC Comics has announced the merging of the Wildstorm and DC Universe lines as Jim Lee takes on the role of President. Lee, who previously served as Publisher and Chief Creative Officer, will oversee the merger of the two universes. Fans can expect to see more crossovers and collaborations between the two universes in the near future.
Jim Lee takes on new role as President
Jim Lee, a legendary comic book artist and writer, has taken on a new role as President of DC Comics. Lee has been with the company for over two decades and is known for his work on iconic characters such as Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman. As President, Lee will oversee the entire DC Comics line, including the merging of the Wildstorm and DC Universe lines.
Wildcats #7 teaser
The merging of the Wildstorm and DC Universe lines will be showcased in the upcoming issue of Wildcats #7, written by Matthew Rosenberg and illustrated by Stephen Segovia. The issue will feature Grifter, a member of the Wildcats team, fighting for the fate of an enslaved humanity in a future conquered by the HALO Corporation. With his teammates believing him to be dead, Grifter must face off against the powerful entity known as the Void.
The future of the DC Multiverse
The merging of the Wildstorm and DC Universe lines is just the beginning of DC Comics’ plans for their Multiverse. The Multiverse is a concept in which there are multiple parallel universes, each with their own versions of characters and storylines. DC Comics has been exploring the Multiverse in recent years, with crossover events such as Crisis on Infinite Earths and Dark Nights: Death Metal. With the merging of the Wildstorm and DC Universe lines, fans can expect to see even more exploration of the Multiverse in the future.
What fans can expect
DC Comics fans can expect to see more crossovers and collaborations between the Wildstorm and DC Universe lines in the future. The merging of the two universes will allow for more opportunities for characters to interact and for new storylines to be explored. With Jim Lee at the helm, fans can also expect a renewed focus on the DC Comics line as a whole and a continued exploration of the Multiverse concept.
Overall, the merging of the Wildstorm and DC Universe lines is an exciting development for DC Comics fans. With new opportunities for characters and storylines, and a renewed focus on the DC Comics line as a whole, fans can look forward to an exciting future for the publisher.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is Jim Lee?Jim Lee is a Korean-American comic book artist, writer, editor, and publisher. He is known for co-founding Image Comics and creating popular characters such as Gen13, Wildcats, and the villain Hush for DC Comics.
What is WildStorm Productions?WildStorm Productions was a comic book imprint founded in 1992 by Jim Lee, which became an imprint of DC Comics in 1999. The company was known for creating original content, as well as publishing titles such as Gen13, The Authority, and Wildcats.
What is Halo Corporation?It is not clear what Halo Corporation is in relation to the WildCATS comic book series mentioned in the article. However, in the real world, there are several companies with the name “Halo Corporation” that provide various services such as security, transportation, and technology consulting.
What is Crisis on Infinite Earths?Crisis on Infinite Earths is a 1985 comic book miniseries published by DC Comics. It was written by Marv Wolfman and illustrated by George Prez. The series was a crossover event that involved many different characters from various comic book series and universes, and was notable for its destruction and consolidation of the DC multiverse.