DC Comics has merely launched Injustice: Yr Zero, a digital-first prequel to the favored Injustice: Gods Among Us on-line sport and its tie-in comic books.Whereas DC’s earlier Injustice comics have explored the 5 years of historic previous important as a lot because the events of the distinctive sport after which bridged the opening between that sport and its sequel, Yr Zero dives even further once more inside the timeline. This prequel assortment explores a model new battle set sooner than the fateful day when Superman killed Joker. Subtitled “Fall of the Outdated Gods,” Yr Zero sheds mild on this universe’s mannequin of the World Warfare II-era Justice Society, even as a result of it reveals what happens when the Joker manages to take administration of the world’s strongest heroes inside the present day.

IGN can utterly debut a lot of pages from Injustice: Yr Zero – Chapter 3, which operate Hawkman and Hawkgirl. Look at them out inside the slideshow gallery beneath:

Injustice: Yr Zero Distinctive Preview

Injustice: Yr Zero is as soon as extra written by Tom Taylor, with a rotating paintings group that options Rogê Antônio, Cian Tormey, Rain Beredo and Wes Abbott and covers by Julian Totino Tedesco. The first three chapters might be discovered to purchase now on Read DC, ComiXology and completely different digital comics retailers. Each chapter is priced at $.99, and a bundle of the first three chapters might be accessible for $2.49. The gathering will run for 14 chapters in complete, with new installments releasing every Tuesday.

“Yr Zero isn’t as morally grey as what comes after,” acknowledged Tom Taylor instructed The Hollywood Reporter. “That’s Superman and Batman on the height of their friendship. Lois and Clark as a bunch. The Justice League united, and the Justice Society as a shining occasion for all. In spite of everything, by its very nature, there’s going to be tragedy and shocks and deaths, nonetheless there’ll doubtless be hope, there’ll doubtless be triumph, there’ll doubtless be love with the loss and coronary coronary heart alongside the hurt.”

Whereas there isn’t any phrase however on whether or not or not a third Injustice sport is inside the works, we didn’t too way back research a surprising influence the series had on DC’s Birds of Prey movie.

Taylor might be the writer behind the favored DCeased assortment, which is prepared in a single different alternate DC Universe ravaged by a techno-zombie plague. That assortment not too way back acquired a digital-first companion of its private inside the kind of DCEased: Hope at World’s End.

Attempt the video beneath to see Taylor reflecting on the issue of blending superheroes and The Strolling Ineffective:

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