For years, the Titans have been a type of superhero groups that DC Comics hasn’t fully identified what to do with. The members who’ve outlined the superhero staff have primarily been locked off to different staff or solo books through the “Rebirth” period, or headlined restricted books as a approach to semi-link up with the just lately ended Titans present. However because the DC universe is coming into a brand new daybreak, the writer is placing a extra energetic effort in pushing the staff to the massive leagues.
To that time, Tom Taylor and Nicola Scott are engaged on a brand new Titans ebook whose meant mission assertion is taking the staff “to the forefront of the DC Universe.” Revealed earlier within the week, the brand new ebook will decide up the place Taylor and Bruno Redondo’s Nightwing #100, which ended with a brand new Titans Tower being arrange in Bloodhaven. Together with Nightwing himself, the ebook might be headlined by Raven, Beast Boy, Starfire, Cyborg (who’s additionally headlining a solo ebook from Morgan Hampton and Tom Raney), Donna Troy’s Marvel Woman, and Wally West because the Flash. And what’s extra, the Titans are meant to switch the Justice League as DC’s premier staff, although the League itself will nonetheless be round within the present DC publishing line.
Of the Titans being the brand new League, Taylor argued that the potential has “at all times been there” all through the a long time. Within the aftermath of Darkish Disaster, Taylor felt that it was a superb alternative to comply with by on that potential. And what’s extra, the ebook received’t contain the Titans questioning if they’ll step as much as take the place of their mentors. “They’re not youngsters anymore. They haven’t been for a very long time,” stated Scott. “As this group of characters comes collectively to fill the sneakers of the Justice League…they’re not deciding to name themselves the Justice League. They’re 100% the Titans.”
“They’re going to struggle Justice League threats, the Titans method,” continued Taylor. “Now in 2023, the Titans get to step up and be the premiere superhero staff of the DC Universe. In order that’s ridiculously thrilling that we lastly get to meet that.”
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Titans #1 will launch on Could 16.
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