DC Future State isn’t over! DC has revealed a first look at the highly anticipated new series Future State: Gotham.
Although the DC Future State event was originally only during January and February, that doesn’t mean there aren’t more stories to tell about those possible futures of the DC Universe. Now fans will find out that the end of DC Future State was just the beginning, especially for Jason Todd, a.k.a. Red Hood.
In Future State: Gotham #1, forsaking his friends; Red Hood is now a gun-for-hire for The Magistrate. He uses his role as a costumed vigilante to hunt down other heroes as part of Gotham City mayor Christopher Nakano’s “zero tolerance” policy on masked heroes. Red Hood continues his hero hunting at the top of the food chain, with Tim (Jace) Fox, the next Batman, in his crosshairs!
Co-written by Joshua Williamson and Dennis Culver, this new ongoing series features art by Giannis Milonogiannis, whose black and white artwork provides anime/noirish atmosphere to this series. For fans of both anime and DC, issue #1 includes a special treat. It includes a bonus story, reprinting “The Third Mask,” written and drawn by Katsuhiro Otomo, legendary creator of the iconic manga and anime AKIRA. The story was originally released in issue #4 of Batman: Black and White, on July 10, 1996.
Future State: Gotham #1 goes on sale On Sale May 11, 2021. For more information on DC Future State, check out the DC Future State hub page at www.dccomics.com/futurestate. For the latest information on all of the World’s Greatest Super Heroes, check out the main website at www.dccomics.com, and follow on social media @DCComics and @thedcnation. You can also see what the Future State has in store at DC UNIVERSE INFINITE. Sign up and join the Future State of DC!