Young Justice Comic Cancelled

Discussion in 'Science Fiction & Fantasy' started by Gotham Central, Nov 14, 2012.

  1. Gotham Central

    Gotham Central Vice Admiral Admiral

    May 15, 2001
    Chicago, IL
    So it appears that the Young Justice comic tie in to the TV series has been cancelled.

    Given all of the drama over DC Nation and the cancellation of the toy line, is this the final nail in the coffin of that series?
  2. JD

    JD Admiral Admiral

    Jul 22, 2004
    Arizona, USA
    Damn. I have a feeling that's probably a bad sign when comes to the TV series.
  3. TemporalFlux

    TemporalFlux Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Sep 13, 2002
    The End of Time
    Yeah; I think that all of the canaries in this coal mine are now dead.
  4. Mr Light

    Mr Light Admiral Admiral

    Dec 7, 1999
    Anybody know what its ratings were like? Why do they want to kill the show?
  5. Lost Periphery

    Lost Periphery Lieutenant Junior Grade Red Shirt

    Oct 8, 2004
    My Room-State
    Very sad to hear. While not the biggest fan of Young Justice (it was, hm, too stiff and militaristic in structure and mission deployment if that could be understood.) I do go out of my way to support every arm of the DC Animation wing, including tie ins.

    Doesn't look good for the show's return.
  6. Dream

    Dream Admiral Admiral

    Dec 2, 2001
    Hotel Transylvania
    The usual reason when it comes to shows like this.

    The toys aren't selling.
  7. Kestrel

    Kestrel Vice Admiral Admiral

    Apr 9, 2009
    Eden Prime
  8. Samurai8472

    Samurai8472 Vice Admiral Admiral

    Mar 27, 2007
    Odd it's sales seemed to be doing good Justice


    No toys and no comic book tie in.

    A season 3 of "Young Justice looks to have a tough road ahead promotion wise.

    The only thing I know that's relevant to Young Justice is the video game.
  9. davejames

    davejames Vice Admiral Admiral

    Oct 6, 2001
    Sac, Ca
    I believe there was an Animated Green Lantern comic too. I wonder if that's being cancelled as well...
  10. Icemizer

    Icemizer Commodore Commodore

    Dec 29, 2008
    Since the comic and the show are no longer in line with the current 52 this is not a surprise.
  11. Christopher

    Christopher Writer Admiral

    Mar 15, 2001
    What??? The animated DC or Marvel shows and the comics based in them have never been "in line" with the comic continuities. They've always been alternate realities. Young Justice even made it official -- the behind-the-scenes material asserted that it took place on "Earth-16" within the DC multiverse. So there's absolutely no reason why that would be a factor in the comic's cancellation or the show's dire straits. It never has been before.