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Future State

In January and February 2021 DC will introduce readers to futures both near and far, full of current and new characters in Future State. For two months, DC will tell these stories through one-shots and limited series. Below are existing characters confirmed to appear and the Future State slate of books 

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  • 1st appearance of Nubia, Wonder Woman's sister and the first black super-powered female in DC Comics
  • Reintroduction of Wonder Woman's original costume
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  • Shilo Norman becomes the third Mister Miracle
  • [October 2020 - Shilo to appear in DC's Future State]
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  • 1st appearance of Spoiler, Stephanie Brown, later becomes Robin
  • *Stephanie Brown to appear in Future State as Spoiler
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  • 1st appearance of Jesse Chambers, later becomes Jesse Quick and Liberty Belle
  • [November 2020 - Jesse Quick will be Kid Quick in DC’s Future State]
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  • 1st team appearance of the Hyperclan, led by Protex: A-Mortal, Primaid, Tronix, Armek, Fluxus, Zenturion and Zum
  • Cameo appearances of Wolverine and Dr. Doom tied to posts, awaiting death
  • [October 2020 - Dan Mora confirms on Twitter that Protex is the character with a Mohawk and ruby chest medallion in Future State]
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  • 1st appearance of Apollo
  • 1st appearance of Midnighter
  • *DC released a Future State timeline with an entry titled ‘The Metropolis Midnighter
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  • 1st appearance of the son of Mongul as an adult, previously appeared in Showcase '95 #8 as a baby with his twin sister Mongal
  • *Mongul will be the antagonist in Future State: Superman - War of the Worlds
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  • 1st appearance of Onomatopoeia, a serial killer who speaks only in sounds
  • [November 2020 - will appear in DC's Future State]
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  • 1st appearance of the Manhattan Guardian, Jake Jordan, a former cop who mistakenly killed a young boy
  • [October 2020 - confirmed to appear in DC's Future State event]
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  • 1st appearance of Red X, a robot
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  • 1st appearance of Professor Pyg, a deranged surgeon that makes people into Dollotrons
  • *Pyg briefly appeared, albeit deceased, in Batman #666 but did not resemble the version of the character seen in this issue
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  • 1st appearance of Jackson Hyde, the second Aqualad
  • [October 2020 - Hyde to appear in DC's Future State]
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  • 1st appearance Luke Fox, becomes the second Batwing in issue #20
  • Retirement of first Batwing, David Zavimbe
  • Copies ordered by retailers: 13,570
  • [August 2020 - at DC Fandome, writer John Ridley (12 Years A Slave) confirms his upcoming Batman story will focus on the Fox family and Batman will be a Person of Color. Many have speculated on this issue but the solicitation for Future State Dark Detective #3 features a back-up story with Luke Fox teaming with Grifter. It is possible that he could still be the Future State Batman but the way the other solicitations read, it seems less likely]
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  • 1st appearance of Cassandra Cain as the second Orphan
  • *Cain will use the moniker of her father, the first Orphan in Future State
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  • 1st team appearance of the new Young Justice: Superboy, Robin, Impulse, Amethyst, Wonder Girl, Teen Lantern and Jinny Hex
  • 1st appearance of Teen Lantern
  • [October 2020 - Teen Lantern to appear in Future State]
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  • 1st full appearance of Arkham Knight, in DC mainstream continuity
  • Previously appeared in video game adaptations
  • [October 2020 - Astrid Arkham the Arkham Knight to appear in DC's Future State]
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  • 1st appearance of Green Lantern, Sojourner Mullein
  • [December 2019 - here is some speculation that Jo will be included in the Green Lantern HBO Max series. Speculation also tied to Teen Lantern]
  • [October 2020 - Jo Mullein to play a role in DC's 2021 Future State event]
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  • 1st appearance of Andy Curry as a baby, the child of Arthur (Aquaman) and Mera
  • [October 2020 - Andy to appear in Future State as an adolescent]
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  • Prologue story to the upcoming John Ridley Batman series
  • 1st appearance of Henchmaster, a new villain
  • Poison Ivy becomes Queen Ivy
  • Story featuring Clownhunter
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  • 1st team appearance of the Strays, allies of Catwoman
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  • 32-page promotional release with details about the two-month long event Future State
  • LCSD 2020 exclusive, black border
  • Limited to one per store
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  • 1st team appearance of The Magistrate, a government-sponsored private law enforcement group that polices vigilante activity
  • 1st team appearance of the Arkham Knights: Astrid Arkham, Killer Croc, Clayface, Zsasz, Phosphorus, Two-Face
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  • Wally West turns evil
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  • Two-issue limited series
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  • 1st appearance Braincells, the advanced offshoot of Brainiac
  • 1st appearance of Honest Mary
  • Return of Jake Jordan as the Manhattan Guardian
  • Reintroduction of Shilo Norman, Mister Miracle
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  • 1st appearance of Yara Flor, the Brazilian Wonder Woman
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  • Bruce Wayne as the Dark Detective
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  • 1st team appearance of the Justice League: Jon Kent (Superman), Batman (?), Yara Flor (Wonder Woman), Jo Mullein (Green Lantern), Andy Curry (Aquawoman), Flash (Multiverse)
  • 1st appearance of the Crow King, Merlin
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  • Supergirl, Kara Zor-El as Superwoman
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  • Team-up of Robin and Spoiler to fight against a drug called Lazarus Resin (what remains of Lazarus Pits) that threaten to make The Magistrate's forces immortal

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