It’s always a surprise just how hungry superhero fans are for zombified versions of their favorite characters. When Darkseid unleashes the Anti-Life Equation through Cyborg's mechanical body, he sets in motion events that will doom the entire DC Universe. By capturing Cyborg, he is able to put the pieces together, and he unleashes absolute chaos into the universe.
DCeased: Unkillables Asks if Villains are the Ultimate Survivors.
The end of the DC Universe began in the opening pages of DCeased #1. The Anti Life Equation. Just when you think the craze has passed, DC Comics scores a huge hit with DCeased, a miniseries set in an alternate universe where humanity is infected by Darkseid’s Anti-Life Equation, turning people into mindless killers. Deathstroke's healing factor apparently makes him immune to the Anti-Living, and Solomon Grundy cannot be turned, as he is already dead.
Read more. They become DCeased, apparently.
Batman? After a battle with the Justice League, Darkseid barely escapes back to Apokolips with his life … and the last piece needed for the Anti-Life Equation. ... DCeased is more than your average zombie comic cash in series. The Anti-Life Equation isn't exactly killing it's hosts, it's possessing them in order to spread as much death and "anti-life" as possible, and appears to retain any special abilities that will help it do this. I’d like to start this article honestly. When Darkseid unleashes the Anti-Life Equation through Cyborg's mechanical body, he sets in motion events that will doom the entire DC Universe. So Barry Allen gets infected by the virus. This issue is properly paced as the story marches forward with our favorite DCU heroes dealing with the crisis brought about by the Anti-Life Equation. Click for full-page view Trevor Hairsine once again delivered impactful artwork throughout DCeased #6.
Tom Taylor's DCeased is Commentary with Teeth. Yeah, one of the fastest beings, getting infected by a virus. 15 DCeased Moments That Shocked The World. Darkseid wants it, and it would be really, really bad if he got it.
There are plenty of poignant scenes involving Damian Wayne, Superman and others that help make DCeased #4 a strong follow-up to all the development in the first three issues. DCeased shows the heroes of the DC Universe forced to confront an Anti-Life equation that has spiraled out of even Darkseid's control. Taylor and Trevor Hairsine's original DCeased series was a massive hit for DC comics, as the horror book showed the world of DC heroes infected by a virus formed from the Anti-Life equation that turned people into zombie-like creatures known as the Anti-Living. Furthermore, DCeased: Unkillables (which granted is an out of continuity story which uses a heavily corrupted form of the Equation) offers even more exceptions. The biggest MacGuffin is the DC Universe. Superman?
Between Injustice and Earth-2, he's great at it.