It’s been a matter of days for the reason that epic magnificence of Justice League Darkish: Apokolips Struggle capped off a saga constructed since 2013’s The Flashpoint Paradox, however DC aren’t resting on their laurels and are already at work on Superman: Man of Tomorrow, for which a set of photos that includes the Martian Manhunter, Lobo and Parasite has emerged.
Not a lot info has been launched about what we are able to count on from the film, aside from that it’s going to function a younger Clark Kent rising into his powers and starting his nascent profession as a superhero. Given what number of iterations of such a story we’ve already seen although, you must marvel what extra will be gained from retelling it.
The photographs – discovered under – are devoid of a lot context, stopping us from guessing what is likely to be occurring within the scenes during which they function, however the preponderance of recognizable characters signifies that the core points of Kal-El’s early years are all current and proper.
Stopping an excessive amount of similarity might be why the characters talked about above, ones not sometimes related to Superman’s origin, have been drafted in to function. J’onn J’onzz will probably be an ally, whereas Parasite will likely be a pressure of destruction that must be stopped, probably unleashed by Lex Luthor in his monomaniacal obsession with destroying his Kryptonian nemesis. Lobo is extra ambiguous, as his recognition and antiheroic angle imply he may go both manner, probably starting as a secondary antagonist solely to unite with the heroes to cease the hazard after he realizes it might be in his finest curiosity.
The live-action DC motion pictures could also be considerably hit or miss, however their animated output is one other matter fully, the standard of the movies for essentially the most half being constantly excessive with the likes of alt-history Superman: Pink Son, crossover Justice League vs Teen Titans and Victorian thriller Batman: Gotham by Gaslight. If Superman: Man of Tomorrow continues that very same custom of narrative energy, it would undoubtedly be one thing to sit up for.