DC Zoom, the publisher’s middle-grades imprint, is adding a Wonder Woman tale from Shannon and Dean Hale (The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl).
Young-adult imprint DC Ink is adding an Oracle tale from New York Times best-selling author Marieke Nijkamp (This Is Where It Ends), and Heroine Complex author Sarah Kuhn will write a new Cassandra Cain Batgirl title. DC Ink is also adding an Aqualad tale from award-winning author Alex Sanchez (Rainbow Boys) and a Dick Grayson tale from Michael Moreci (Roche Limit). Finally, writer Leigh Bardugo’s critically acclaimed Wonder Woman: Warbringer will be adapted into a graphic novel by acclaimed editor and writer Louise Simonson.
- Diana, Princess of the Amazons—written by Shannon and Dean Hale
- Superman Smashes the Klan—written by Gene Luen Yang (New Super-Man) and illustrated by Gurihiru Studios (Avatar: The Last Airbender) (see “Kid's Comics Roundup: 'Owly' Goes to Scholastic”)
- Superman of Smallville (June 2019)—written and illustrated by Art Baltazar and Franco (Tiny Titans)
- Dear Justice League (July 2019)—written by Michael Northrop (TombQuest, Polaris) and illustrated by Gustavo Duarte (Bizarro)
- Batman Tales: Once Upon a Crime (November 2019)—written by Derek Fridolfs (Batman: Li’l Gotham) and illustrated by Dustin Nguyen (Descender)
- Green Lantern: Legacy (December 2019)—written by Minh Le (Let Me Finish!) and illustrated by Andie Tong (Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time)
- Oracle Rising—written by Marieke Nijkamp
- Shadow of the Batgirl—written by Sarah Kuhn
- Truth or Consequences: A Jack Hyde Story (working title)—written by Alex Sanchez
- Dick Grayson: Lost Carnival—written by Michael Moreci
- Wonder Woman: Warbringer—adapted by Louise Simonson from Leigh Bardugo’s bestselling prose novel
- Batman: Nightwalker (August 2019)—adapted by Stuart Moore (Firestorm) from Marie Lu’s prose novel and illustrated by Chris Wildgoose (Batgirl)
- Gotham High—written by Melissa de la Cruz (The Isle of the Lost) and illustrated by Thomas Pitilli
The first wave of titles kicks off in April 2019, with Super Sons: The Polarshield Project (DC Zoom) from Ridley Pearson (The Kingdom Keepers series) and Ile Gonzalez and Mera: Tidebreaker (DC Ink) from Danielle Paige (Dorothy Must Die series) and Stephen Byrne (Justice League / Power Rangers; see "More Details Emerge for First Wave of DC Zoom, DC Ink Titles").