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NYCC EXCLUSIVE: Ethan Van Sciver Joins "Batman: The Dark Knight"

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  • Posted on 15th Sep, 2022 13:03 PM
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Fresh off his "Green Lantern Annual" return to interior work, artist Ethan Van Sciver will join the gritty "Batman: The Dark Knight" series starting in January with a Mad Hatter-focused arc and a renewed passion for making monthly comics.

While followers of Batman's world are awaiting the Joker's return in the incoming "Death of the Family" event, one question mark hanging over the Dark Knight's family of titles at DC Comics has been the ongoing "Batman: The Dark Knight." The book crafted for artist David Finch is losing that artist after the current Scarecrow arc as he moves on to a new "Justice League of America" series, but today readers learn where writer Gregg Hurwitz will go next and who he'll go there with.

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In advance of their plans for New York Comic Con, DC exclusively shared the news with CBR that artist Ethan Van Sciver will be the new ongoing penciler of the monthly "Batman: The Dark Knight" comic starting with January's issue #16.

Recently off the "Third Army" crossover event kickstarting "Green Lantern Annual," Van Sciver is coming to Batman's world with a renewed enthusiasm for making monthly comics, and below, he discusses why Gotham is the perfect stomping ground for him, the joys and challenges of tackling a lesser-known foe and his long term goals for making his mark on Batman for years to come.

Stay tuned for more DC Comics news out of New York Comic Con all weekend on CBR.

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