Announced yesterday in DC Comics’ Press Release, there will be a new ‘Dawn of DC’ Blue Beetle series debuting this September. The comic is branching out of the last issue of writer Josh Trujillo and artists Adrian Gutiérrez, Wil Quintana and Lucas Gattoni’s Blue Beetle: Graduation Day. Descriptions of which can be read below.
Jaime Reyes’ graduation is over, but his new life in Palmera City and as the Blue Beetle has only just begun! With two new beetles to train in Dynastes and Nitida, Jaime has his hands full navigating being a leader. Thankfully, he has Paco and Brenda by his side as they settle in at Palmera State University. But what lurks in the shadows of Blue Beetle’s new home and what does it mean for the Blue Beetle legacy?
Coinciding with the upcoming DC Blue Beetle film release, The first story arc will be titled “Scarab War” and will team Trujillo back up with artists Gutiérrez, Quintana, and Gattoni. Likewise, a preview will be featured in the back of Blue Beetle: Graduation Day.
Blue Beetle: Graduation Day (ISBN 9781779523242) is available for pre-order now and will hit shelves on August 1st.
Blue Beetle: Día de Graduación (ISBN 9781779524256), the Spanish edition, will publish simultaneously with the English-language edition.