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'Dark Nights: Metal' changes Hawkman and ties him directly to the New Age of Heroes

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‘Dark Nights: Metal’ changes Hawkman and ties him directly to the New Age of Heroes

Hawkman has a special connection to new heroes like Damage and Sideways.



SPOILERS ahead. You’ve been warned.


Back in June, Scott Snyder told me before he ever thought up Dark Nights: Metal he wanted to write a Hawkman series. Who would have thought this event series would actually be the start of rebooting the character? Back in December Jeff Lemire got to take a shot at the character, although he’s a heck of a lot different in Metal:

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'Dark Nights: Metal' changes Hawkman and ties him directly to the New Age of Heroes

Carter Page has succumbed to the Dark Multiverse! With a little hope, though, everything changes (Read Dark Nights: Metal #6 to find out how) for Hawkman.

'Dark Nights: Metal' changes Hawkman and ties him directly to the New Age of Heroes

It appears when Robert Venditti takes over the new Hawkman series in June it’ll be due to the effects of Dark Nights: Metal. The character is already rife with powers, but it appears he’ll be leaving a lasting impression on the DC Universe in the way of revealing who the “New Age of Heroes” characters are.

'Dark Nights: Metal' changes Hawkman and ties him directly to the New Age of Heroes

Way to be a narc, Hawkman!

You can read Dark Nights: Metal #6 digitally today.

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