Panel Breakdown: THE NEW GOLDEN AGE – Does One Thing Film Can’t

THE NEW GOLDEN AGE one-shot from DC Comics jit your local comic book store this week, and the book does something unique with time and art that you can not pull off in a movie. Very impressive.

The one-shot is written by Geoff Johns, with art by Diego Olortegui with JP Maher and Scott Hanna, Jerry Ordway, Steve Lieber, Todd Nauck, Scott Kollins, Viktor Bogdanovic, Brandon Peterson, and Gary Frank. The color work is by Nick Falardi, John Kalisz, Matt Herms, Jordan Boyd, and Brad Anderson. You will read Rob Leigh’s letter work.

From the Justice Society of America to the Legion of Super-Heroes, The New Golden Age will unlock DC’s epic and secret-ridden history of heroism, launching a new group of titles set firmly in the DC Universe. From the 1940s to the 3040s, heroes take on the great evils of their time. But in the aftermath of Flashpoint Beyond, those heroes and villains will have their lives turned upside down. DC’s future…and its past…will never be the same again. But how are Mime and Marionette connected to this? Why are Rip Hunter and the Time Masters the most unlikable heroes in the DC Universe? And who or what is…Nostalgia? Don’t miss the start of the strangest mystery to have ever plagued the DC Universe.

Did you read THE NEW GOLDEN AGE?

Matthew Sardo
Matthew Sardo
As the founder of Monkeys Fighting Robots, I'm currently training for my next job as an astronaut cowboy. Reformed hockey goon, comic book store owner, video store clerk, an extra in 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon,' 'Welcome Back Freshman,' and for one special day, I was a Ghostbuster.