DC’s Rebirth narrative arc is set to collide the world of the Justice League and Watchmen in a coming mini-series where Flash and Batman discover and try to find the truth of an enigmatic blood stained smiley face button stuck in the Batcave wall – the motif seen throughout the Watchmen series and the symbol of the larger-than-life Comedian.
Batman and The Flash Team Up For the Four-Part Mystery “The Button”
If you’ve been wondering about how the mystery behind Geoff Johns’ DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1 continues, you’ll find out more beginning this April in “The Button,” a four part story arc in issues #21 and #22 of BATMAN and THE FLASH.
Courtesy of the Batman team of writer Tom King and artist Jason Fabok, along with The Flash writer Joshua Williamson and artist Howard Porter, the two greatest detectives in the DC Universe unite to unravel the mystery behind a certain blood stained smiley face button stuck in the Batcave wall. However, what begins as a simple investigation soon turns deadly when the secrets of the button prove irresistible to an unwelcome third party – and it’s not who anyone suspects! This is a mystery woven throughout time, and the countdown starts here!
In addition to the standard $2.99 covers on Batman and The Flash in late April and early May, each of the four issues will feature a special $3.99 lenticular cover, all drawn by Jason Fabok. Don’t miss the chance to find out more about the mysteries behind REBIRTH when these issues hit your local comics retailer beginning April 19!
DC Comics’ “The Button” (Batman #21 – #22 + The Flash #21 – #22) is available from comics retailer starting April 19th 2017