The geek news world has been abuzz with a new rumor for the past few months. What is this rumor about? Our clues are 5G and DC Comics. Can’ Read on to find out details of these rumors.
5G initiative by DC Comics
According to a Bleeding Cool report, DC Comics will launch a publishing initiative called 5G in the coming year. The initiative will see its main superheroes replaced by their newer or next-gen versions. 5G refers to the fifth generation of DC superheroes. This initiative will see the DC heroes passing on their roles to younger ones. 5G’s expected launch is next summer and it will most probably roll through DC’s line.
A big step for the Comics Market
It has always been hard for Marvel and DC to introduce new characters as fans have had issues with attaching the brand new characters to existing brands. Looks like DC Comics devised a very neat trick by spinning a story on replacement heroes. It may help the fans accept the new characters.
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