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Paul Dano to Write New DC Black Label Riddler Prequel Comic Series Set in 'The Batman' Universe

For many film and comic book fans, Paul Dano’s recent portrayal as Edward Nashton aka the Riddler in Matt ReevesThe Batman is amongst one of the most terrifying incarnations of a Batman villain we’ve ever seen on screen. This October, fans will have the opportunity to discover more about Paul Dano’s Riddler from The Batman universe in ‘Riddler: Year One’.

(via: DC Comics)

First teased after solving the latest riddles on www.rataalada.com, This bi-monthly six-issue comic book series will be written by Paul Dano himself, with art by Stevan Subic, making his DC debut. The mini-series will be published through DC Comics’ Black Label imprint and will be set within The Batman universe.

‘Riddler: Year One’ is a prequel comic to The Batman and will focus on how the simple accountant Edward Nashton went from a Gotham City nobody, to becoming Batman’s toughest foe.

Will you be picking up this new Riddler comic book series? Which other characters from The Batman would you like to see get their own comic book series? Let us know in the comments below.