Want to know the origin of the video game Batman: Arkham Knight's signature villain? You'll have to wait for the comic.
DC has announced via IGN that following the June 3 debut of the Batman: Arkham Knight video game, they will publish a new six-issue series delving into the origin of its central antagonist, Arkham Knight. The new series, titled Batman: Arkham Knight - Genesis, will debut July 29 and be written by Peter J. Tomasi and drawn by Alisson Borges. Tomasi is the writer of the current Batman: Arkham Knight limited series, as well as the core DCU title Batman & Robin.
Here is the solicitation for the debut issue:
BATMAN: ARKHAM KNIGHT – GENESIS #1
Written by PETER J. TOMASI | Art by ALISSON BORGES | Cover by STJEPAN SEJIC
1:10 Video game art variant cover | On sale JULY 29 • 32 pg, FC, 1 of 6, $2.99 US • RATED T+
Witness the birth of Gotham City’s newest villain, the Arkham Knight, in this stunning new 6-issue miniseries written by Peter J. Tomasi, the man behind the hit series BATMAN: ARKHAM KNIGHT and BATMAN AND ROBIN!