Batman Beyond and Supergirl Are Part of DC’s Next Legion of Superheroes Series

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The 31st century’s always been a wild, fantastical place in DC’s comics, existing in a distinctly separate narrative space than the publisher’s flagship titles that are set in the present. But this September, that’s all set to change in a new Legion of Superheroes series from writer Brian Michael Bendis and a number…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/batman-beyond-and-supergirl-are-part-of-dcs-next-legion-1835493389

The Phantasm Is Finally Coming to DC Comics

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Another icon from Batman: The Animated Series is making the leap from animation to main DC Comics continuity—and seems like she’s going to cause some havoc for both the Bat and the Cat.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-phantasm-is-finally-coming-to-dc-comics-1835447157

Pennywise Floats, UK Games Expo Kicks Out a Bad GM, and More Tabletop News

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Welcome back to Gaming Shelf, io9's regular column all about board games and tabletop RPGs—focusing on all the cool genre stuff that makes you believe you’re Batman…or maybe the Joker. This time around, we’ve got a new game for It, a neat summer camp roleplaying game, and some disturbing news about an RPG gone…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/pennywise-floats-uk-games-expo-kicks-out-a-bad-gm-and-1835212315

Ava DuVernay’s Co-Writer on New Gods Will Be None Other Than DC’s Tom King

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Acclaimed comics writer Tom King is having a bit of a moment lately, between the rapid-fire announcements that he’d be leaving DC’s mainline Batman book a bit earlier than planned, and that he’d be part of a brand-new book for the publisher, Batman/Catwoman. And now we’ve got yet another spicy bit of King-related…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/ava-duvernays-co-writer-on-new-gods-will-be-none-other-1835106578