Along with the upcoming DC vs. Vampires, DC Comics has announced another horror-themed series set to launch this October with Task Force Z, as writer Matthew Rosenberg (The Joker Presents: A Puzzlebox) and artist Eddy Barrows team for a new tale featuring Jason Todd’s Red Hood leading a team of zombified DC supervillains.
On A-Day, hundreds of Gotham City’s most dangerous and deranged criminals were left dead after an attack on Arkham Asylum and now, they’re getting a second chance at life. A mysterious benefactor is bringing together a new Task Force and has recruited the only person who could lead them, someone who knows what it’s like to come back from a brutal death: Red Hood.
Now Jason Todd has to unravel the mystery surrounding this team of the recently deceased while leading a line-up of some of Gotham City’s worst criminals who’ve ever lived: Bane. Man-Bat. The Arkham Knight. Sundowner. Mr. Bloom.
Task Force Z #1 will go on sale on October 26th 2021.