For the past month or so DC fans have been teased with what many had wondered might be another reboot of the DC comic universe. After assuring fans that would not be the case and yet still not clarifying what it was DC Co-Publishers Dan DiDio and Jim Lee announced at the ComicsPRO Annual Membership meeting in Portland that all current titles would be relaunching starting in June at a new #1 issue.
“At DC we believe in superheroes, and what makes them great,” said Dan DiDio, co-publisher of DC Entertainment. “And, we also believe in the direct market and the core comics fan. REBIRTH is designed to bring back the best of DC’s past, embrace the stories we currently love and move the entire epic universe into the future. We are returning to the essence of the DCU. With REBIRTH we are putting the highest priority on the direct market and we will continue to create and cultivate new opportunities for retailers to thrive and prosper, grow readers, fans and customers.”
For the full list of Rebirth Titles and their timetables for release head over to dccomics.com.