A one-shot by the Allreds puts a bow on the series (at least for now).
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Coming in July is that one-shot that I hinted at here: Batman ’66 Meets the Legion of Super-Heroes, by the Allred family — Lee, Mike and Laura.
It’s the last Batman ’66 comic of the run that started in 2013, though there have been rumblings of another crossover miniseries down the line. (Hint: It’s one of these.)
I admit that when I first heard about this one a year ago that I didn’t think a Batman ’66/Legion of Super-Heroes pairing was a natural fit. Could be personal bias, though, because I’ve never been a big Legion fan.
But I have all the faith in the world in the Allreds to tell a story like this. I mean, just check out Lee’s Twitter banner, illustrated by Mike (with Laura’s colors):
Few creators today have a healthier respect for and understanding of the Silver Age and Batman ’66.
And don’t forget, these guys turned in what remains the single best Batman ’66 issue to date:
Now, here are some screen grabs from the DC All Access video at the bottom of this post:
The issue will be available digitally in June and will hit the racks the following month.
UPDATED: For 13 EASTER EGGS we’ve identified, click here.