Undoubtedly, the expected collaboration between Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo has arrived to surprise most fans, in the form of the series of events in Dark Nights: Metal – The Batman Who Laughs. This version of the batman is truly scary and is actually part of one of seven comic books with unique stories that will feature a corrupted version of the hero that emerged in the Black Multiverse.
This grand and comprehensive tale is spread over a series of one-shots that will orbit the main series. The new version of the character that can be seen in the images is a concept of art by Riccardo Federici, portraying exactly what a hybrid between Batman and the Joker.
According to DC itself, Dark Nights: Metal is an event unlike any other, which will play Batman, Superman and other Justice League heroes beyond their limits to take on threats different from any world that has ever been seen. We will see the combined power of the world’s greatest heroes, in a way never seen before, to face the terrible event that is happening.
The Metal series is one of the most innovative superhero comic concepts that DC has launched in years, but it is also one of the most accessible and welcoming events in recent memory. According to fans, the magazine is incredibly easy to dive in, partly due to the new presentation of the world. Readers won’t need to know much about the characters’ story to understand the events told here.
Snyder said he plans to use the series as a springboard to present many new ideas and concepts to the DC Universe. “I have planned to [série] Metal while writing Batman, but I want Metal to be built on the stories that are happening now at Rebirth, ”said Snyder. “Above all, we want to create a new material that feels really modern and different. And above all, it will be fun. Even with terror and nightmares, it will not be gloomy. Dark Nights: Metal will be celebratory, huge and crazy ”.