James Gunn Reveals Comic Book Inspirations For DC Universe Projects

The DC Universe has a bright future!

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DC Studios co-head James Gunn recently revealed four more comic book inspirations for the upcoming DC Universe projects.

James Gunn has been a long-time fan of comic books and has been working on several projects for the DC Universe since his appointment as co-head alongside producer Peter Safran. He is known for his unique style of storytelling and his ability to bring comic book worlds to life on screen.

After revealing that the upcoming Supergirl movie is based on Tom King’s Woman of Tomorrow comic book run, James Gunn has now shared four more inspirations for the DC Universe. Gunn’s vision is heavily influenced by the groundbreaking works of Grant Morrison on Batman and Superman, as well as Warren Ellis and Bryan Hitch’s The Authority and Alan Moore’s Absolute Swamp Thing.

These four comic book inspirations are sure to bring a fresh and unique perspective to the DC Universe. With James Gunn at the helm, fans can expect an exciting and imaginative world featuring the characters of DC Comics. His passion for the comic book world is evident in everything he does.

The future of the DC Universe

James Gunn’s reveal of these four comic book inspirations for the DC Universe is a sure sign that the future of the DC Universe is in good hands. Fans can expect an entertaining world filled with strange and unusual characters that will keep them entertained for years to come.

Gunn and his DC Studios partner Peter Safran recently journalists that their vision for the DC Universe includes locked scripts, wiggle room and a unified storyline across film, teleivsion, animation and video game projects. The two explained that the DC Universe could bring back elements from previous DC regimes, meaning that their eight-to-year plan is not a full reboot.

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Michael Bezanidis

Michael Bezanidis

Michael is the Managing Editor of Heroic Hollywood. When he's not playing video games, he's usually writing about film and television.