Green Arrow's Stephen Byrne has been named as the latest artist to do a back-up story in Rob Williams and Jim Lee's twice-monthly Suicide Squad title. According to Diamond Comic Distributors, Byrne will illustrate a story focusing on the new recruit Hack, which will appear in Suicide Squad #5, scheduled to be released October 26.
"She saved the Squad's bacon in the Black Vault, but who is Hack? Where did she come from? And why is she such a Harley Quinn fangirl?" reads Diamond's information. "Discover the secrets of the Suicide Squad's newest recruit in this crucial tale by series writer Rob Williams and red-hot artist Stephen Byrne (Green Arrow)."
This news comes out just four days before retailers must place their final orders of Suicide Squad #5.