Chinese artist Eddie Liu has depicted what some of our favorite superheroes will look like when they’re old. According to Liu’s interpretation, he has lost some of his youthful luster, but retained all of his gallantry.
The DC Extended Universe was born in a state of crisis. When Marvel launched its ever-expanding cinematic universe with its first film iron Man (and that’s gone so far Black Panther: Wakanda Forever and next to be released Ant-Man and the Wasp: QuantumMoneya), was only months away from opening at Warner Bros. night KnightOne of the most critically successful superhero movies ever, by Christopher Nolan.
By comparison, Marvel Studios, which was notorious for licensing its characters to other studios like Fox and Sony, was a notch lower. but when nolan the dark Knight RisesThe field had changed. Individual movies were out; Mutual narratives were in vogue.
So zack snyder was responsible for starting DC’s expansion with Strong Man and later with Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justiceleaving the ground ready for the ambitious league of justice which brought together the iconic group of superheroes and allowed for solo movies of aquaman why Shazam!,
However, between so many setbacks and the arrival of James Gunn (who has ambitious plans to restart the universe by either scrapping the Black Adam sequel or canceling Wonder Woman 3), Let’s hope the heroes don’t get so old and decide to retire in Eddie Liu’s words.
The Shanghai-based artist painted this amazing series imagining what some of our favorite DC superheroes might look like when they’re old and ready for retirement. The first of them is the old Flash and, Although in its younger version ezra miller He can reach the speed of light, maybe when Barry Allen gets old he won’t be so fast.
Taking the four-issue comic miniseries as a reference The Dark Knight Returns From 1986, written by Frank Miller, the aged Bruce Wayne appears as the retired Batman. It would be great to see Michael Keaton in this role again in this film after three decades Flash Which will premiere in 2023 by Andy Muschietti.
Can Superman be that old? Maybe when he’s 500 years old he’ll be able to sport that terrifying white beard look. And finally, there’s Princess Diana of Themyscira, played in the Patty Jenkins films by Gal Gadot. this image of wonder woman The passage of time indicates that the character has passed through different eras of human history.