Daily Archives: January 18, 2010

Red Circle Squared

Not long ago on the DC Comics Source blog, it was announced that the creators behind The Shield and The Web — super-hero titles unfolding in a relatively untouched corner of the DC Universe, featuring new incarnations of classic characters owned by Archie Comics — would begin introducing some more of those new interpretations of the Archie heroes. Among them are the Jaguar, the Comet, the Black Hood, Mr. Justice and the Fox. On the blog, Red Circle editor Rachel Gluckstern indicates the reason for bringing in more characters is so the creators can build up to the revelation of a new (sorta) super-hero team. She wrote: “2009 was the year of the Red Circle; 2010 is the year of the Mighty Crusaders!”

That begs an interesting question: what the hell for?

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