Harley Quinn Gets her own Monthly Title
The New 52 has brought a lot of changes to DC Comics some good, some bad. Harley Quinn getting her own monthly series away from the Suicide Squad is the latest in a series of changes. The New 52 has brought a new focus on DC Comics’ long list of Villains. From Forever Evil and Villains Month comes Harley Quinn.
Harley’s first issue is now available for pre-order & Cosmic Club Members can now add “Harley Quinn” (sept130227) to your PULL LIST to never miss an issue!
HARLEY QUINN #0
Written by AMANDA CONNER and JIMMY PALMIOTTI
Art by DARWYN COOKE, SAM KIETH, TONY S. DANIEL, PAUL POPE, WALTER SIMONSON, ART BALTAZAR and others
This bombastic debut issue features art by award-winning illustrators including Darwyn Cooke, Sam Kieth, Tony S. Daniel, Paul Pope, Walter Simonson, Art Baltazar and others—but will any of them measure up to the exacting standards of the Clown Princess of Crime? Don’t miss the thrilling return of Harley Quinn in her own monthly series!
Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti are many things in the comics industry: writers on a variety of projects including “Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre” and “Batwing.” Artists who have worked together and with other collaborators. And a bona fide comic book power couple.
Later this year, the pair team to co-write their first ongoing series as the duo have been tapped by DC Comics to pen “Harley Quinn,” a new, monthly series debuting later this year with a yet-to-be-named artist. The villainess of Gotham City and Joker’s girlfriend has headlined a monthly comic before, but since the advent of the New 52 relaunch, the character has kept mainly to her current role as a cast member of DC’s “Suicide Squad” where she sports a look closer to her recent “Arkham Asylum” video games appearances than her original “Batman: the Animated Series” outfit. Read the full article.