It's a story we've been exploring this past week, Gail Simone off Batgirl, the DC New 52 title most associated with one creator more than any other. Today, Gail confirmed the news. The response from her peers was instant.
forced off Batgirl. This is so fucked up I have no proper words...
? J.H. Williams III (@JHWilliamsIII) December 9, 2012
WTH? SO sorry to hear that, Gail, I know how much you loved working on the character. ? FrancescoFrancavilla (@f_francavilla) December 9, 2012
Above all, @gailsimone
has an audience of her own that'll be out of that door with her.
? Paul_Cornell (@Paul_Cornell) December 9, 2012
That sucks, I'm sorry. I'm a big fan of yours. I'm always on board for anything you write. ? Ryan Kelly (@funrama) December 9, 2012
always in your corner Gail, as a fan and a friend. will call again later.
? Scott Snyder (@Ssnyder1835) December 9, 2012