Zero History: Justice League Dark, The Infinity Gauntlet, and The New 52

This is a post about Jeff Lemire’s ongoing run on Justice League Dark, but it’s also a post about DC’s “New 52” initiative. More broadly, it’s about how superhero publishers approach continuity issues in ever-expanding fictional universes. I’m coming at this as someone who was primarily raised on Marvel Comics, so I’ll start by getting my superhero comic book biases out in the open in order to get at why the current state of DC seems a bit dull and empty to me.

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