Contact Us

Pfeifer and Rocafort Relaunching ‘Teen Titans’ In July With New #1

teen-titans_1_relaunch main
DC Comics

That didn’t last long. Though Scott Lobdell and Tyler Kirkham’s Teen Titans run will conclude this month with issue #30 on April 23 and in the Teen Titans Annual #3 on April 30, DC will relaunch the title in July. Helming the relaunch is writer Will Pfeifer with Teen Titans Annual #3 artist Kenneth Rocafort, which should bridge the storylines, to an extent, with some visual continuity.

Pfeifer and Rocafort both come to the title fresh off of Red Hood and the Outlaws, a book that stars many characters associated with the Titans prior to DC’s line-wide “New 52″ reboot in 2011 and also in multimedia such as DC Nation’s successful Teen Titans Go! animated series.

The book’s new lineup will initially consists solely of Red Robin, Wonder Girl, Raven, Bunker and Beast Boy. When asked about the absence of characters from the Flash and Superman families on the team in an interview with Newsarama, Pfeifer explained “we probably should be saying is ‘There’s no teen hero from the Superman family or the Flash family – yet.’ Something is in the works, but I don’t think it’s along the lines of what anyone is expecting.”

Pfeifer also explained that with the book’s new #1 comes a new direction and new themes, and that it isn’t just a continuation of the previous series. The book will, however, still be affected by DC’s Forever Evil and Futures End events.

Teen Titans #1 is due out in July.

 

teen titans 1 relaunch cover

 

10 Best Background Easter Eggs In ‘Teen Titans Go’

 

[Via Newsarama]

Best of the Web

More From Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://comicsalliance.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Comics Alliance quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on Comics Alliance quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!