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Friday, October 27, 2017

More "Batgirl" Updates



DC Comics' "Batgirl"#16, in support of Warners upcoming "Batgirl" stand-alone feature, to be written and directed by Joss Whedon ("Avengers: Age Of Ultron") , is written by Hope Larson and illustrated by Chris Wildgoose, with covers by Dan Mora and Joshua Middleton, available October 25, 2017:


"...in 'Summer of Lies' part three, 'Batgirl' and 'Nightwing' thought 'Mad Hatter' was the worst of their problems, but when the true identity of the mysterious villain hunting them is revealed, they realize the trap set for them was years in the making...



"...and it may be inescapable..."



"...we are doing 'Batgirl' with Joss Whedon, and it's going to be super exciting," said DC 's Geoff Johns about the new "Batgirl" feature. 


'Batgirl' aka 'Betty Kane' (named after 'Batman' creator Bob Kane) debuted in DC Comics (1961) from illustrator Bill Finger and writer Sheldon Moldoff as 'Bat-Girl'...


...then replaced by 'Barbara Gordon' in 1967, the daughter of 'Gotham City' police commissioner 'James Gordon'...


...in "Detective Comics" #359, titled "The Million Dollar Debut of Batgirl!" (1967) by writer Gardner Fox and illustrator Carmine Infantino. 


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