Andy Kubert To Draw Watchmen 2 (UPDATE)

We’ve had his name mentioned to us before, regarding this project. There is circumstantial evidence to support it.

Well, today Bleeding Cool had it confirmed. Not officially of course, don’t be ridiculous. But we’ve been informed quite conclusively from a reliable source at DC Comics that Andy Kubert is drawing one of the four Watchmen prequel miniseries we’ve heard so much about. Taking one of the principle characters from the series and telling a pre-Watchmen tale.

But I understand he may not be the only Kubert getting involved with this.

Other people previously named include Darwyn Cooke (as the equivalent of mini-series showrunner), JMS, John Higgins and JG Jones. Oh, and Dave Gibbons.

DC, as ever these days, declined to comment. This is what Alan Moore had to say, back in the day.

UPDATE: Blimey, look at that. Currently the highest trending topic on Twitter worldwide. 2nd in the US. The UK… still obsessed with Jeremy Clarkson.

Who Is Behind ‘Push Comics Forward’?

LegenderryVampi01-Cov-K-ExcluBoxDread-Castro

Vampirella Climbs Into The Box Of Dread

Old-Wounds-Page-02

A New Look At Old Wounds

IMG_8645

The Full Content Of January’s ‘Rewind’ Loot Crate Reviewed

A Comic Show – Endgame For Batman & The Avengers!

Og_2

Sideshow Unveils Court Of The Dead Digital Comic

Phat Con 5

Phat Con Expands In Its Return To SoCal, Proves Popular

GOTHMID_Cv3_ds_54c2d98a3d46e2.74603174

Preview Of Gotham By Midnight #3 By Fawkes And Templesmith

hidden-banner

Heart-Wrenching Realities In Hidden: A Child’s Story Of The Holocaust

Alex Simmons

Impressions From The Black Comic Book Festival At the Schomburg Center