Ever since DC began its Rebirth initiative, one giant mystery has hung over its comics: Just how the hell do the Watchmen play into the new DC universe? Today's Batman is the first issue in the saga that promises to reveal this mystery. It's light on revelations, but it already has us asking even more questions.
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When DC Rebirth kicked off, Batman found the blood-dripped badge of the Comedian embedded in the wall of the Batcave, leaving him very confused but confirming to us that the world of Watchmen was coming to the DC universe. Since then, nothing much has really happened with it -- but starting this April, that will change.
Today is the day! DC Rebirth #1 is out, and with it, a crazy new chapter begins in the annals of DC Comics' long and storied history. There's a lot of big teases in this huge 80-page special -- we've read through the whole thing and broke down the biggest reveals, and what they might mean for DC's multiverse going forward.
Over the weekend, DC Comics finally lifted the lid on Rebirth, its rapidly incoming creative reshuffle that sees a plethora of new series and changes coming to the DC roster. But one huge character was missing from these big announcements: Superman. Sort of. Kinda. Allow me to explain.